The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 94 - 106
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JPA 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.55% - 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.22% - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £30,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +13.33%
JPA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
491 528 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 45.00% 50.67% 46.50%
Number of salaries quoted 428 482 464
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JPA across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

JPA
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JPA across the Kent region.

JPA Salary Trend in Kent

JPA
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JPA across the Kent region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

JPA Salary Histogram in Kent

JPA
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £26,000 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £47,500 -
Maidstone - 1 - -
JPA
South East

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region citing JPA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JPA.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Vaadin
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) Java EE
3 4 (66.67%) Hudson
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (50.00%) JSF
4 3 (50.00%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) Amazon S3
4 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (50.00%) MariaDB
4 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (50.00%) Bluemix
5 2 (33.33%) Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 2 (33.33%) GWT
5 2 (33.33%) Delphi
5 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) JUnit
6 1 (16.67%) JBoss

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region citing JPA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JPA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) GlassFish
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (50.00%) Bluemix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MariaDB
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Hudson
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (16.67%) RSpec
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) WATIR
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Mobile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Java Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Vaadin
3 4 (66.67%) Java EE
4 3 (50.00%) JSF
4 3 (50.00%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) GWT
5 2 (33.33%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 1 (16.67%) JAX-RS
6 1 (16.67%) JMS
6 1 (16.67%) RESTEasy
6 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (16.67%) DSDM
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Delphi
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef