The first table below looks at the demand for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 66 - 76
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JPA 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.20% - 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.12% - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.49% +2.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
378 251 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 56.50% 51.43% 50.69%
Number of salaries quoted 337 222 290
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
JPA
North West

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

JPA
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

JPA Salary Trend in Merseyside

JPA
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JPA across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

JPA Salary Histogram in Merseyside

JPA
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 8 £47,500 -
JPA
North West

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) JSP
1 22 (100.00%) Servlets
1 22 (100.00%) MVC
1 22 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 22 (100.00%) Spring
1 22 (100.00%) Java EE
2 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (86.36%) HTML
2 19 (86.36%) CSS
3 18 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (72.73%) WebSphere
4 16 (72.73%) WebSphere MQ
4 16 (72.73%) Middleware
5 15 (68.18%) UNIX
5 15 (68.18%) Spring MVC
5 15 (68.18%) Maven
6 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
6 14 (63.64%) Apache Axis
6 14 (63.64%) Apache CXF
6 14 (63.64%) Open Source
7 11 (50.00%) Hudson
7 11 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 11 (50.00%) WSO2
7 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
7 11 (50.00%) J2EE
7 11 (50.00%) Oracle
7 11 (50.00%) Ant
7 11 (50.00%) DSDM
7 11 (50.00%) RDBMS

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 16 (72.73%) WebSphere
2 8 (36.36%) GlassFish
2 8 (36.36%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 8 (36.36%) Apache
2 8 (36.36%) WebLogic Portal
2 8 (36.36%) WebLogic Integration
2 8 (36.36%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Intranet
1 8 (36.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
3 4 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Maven
2 11 (50.00%) Hudson
2 11 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (50.00%) Ant
3 4 (18.18%) JUnit
3 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
3 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 3 (13.64%) Subversion
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
1 8 (36.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
1 22 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Team Leader
2 3 (13.64%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (4.55%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (4.55%) Junior
3 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) JSP
1 22 (100.00%) Servlets
1 22 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 22 (100.00%) Spring
1 22 (100.00%) Java EE
2 19 (86.36%) CSS
2 19 (86.36%) HTML
3 16 (72.73%) WebSphere MQ
3 16 (72.73%) Middleware
4 15 (68.18%) Spring MVC
5 14 (63.64%) Apache Axis
5 14 (63.64%) Apache CXF
6 11 (50.00%) Spring Security
6 11 (50.00%) J2EE
7 8 (36.36%) EJB
7 8 (36.36%) Struts
7 8 (36.36%) Web Services
7 8 (36.36%) XML
7 8 (36.36%) JMS
7 8 (36.36%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Open Source
2 8 (36.36%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 8 (36.36%) DataPower
3 7 (31.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) MVC
2 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (50.00%) Migration
4 11 (50.00%) Scrum
4 11 (50.00%) DSDM
5 10 (45.45%) Web Development
6 8 (36.36%) Use Case
6 8 (36.36%) Domain-Driven Design
6 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 8 (36.36%) AOP
6 8 (36.36%) UML
6 8 (36.36%) OOA/OOD
6 8 (36.36%) OO
6 8 (36.36%) TDD
6 8 (36.36%) Zachman Framework
6 8 (36.36%) TOGAF
6 8 (36.36%) User Stories
7 7 (31.82%) BPEL
7 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 11 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (36.36%) PL/SQL
4 8 (36.36%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
1 11 (50.00%) WSO2
2 8 (36.36%) Kony
2 8 (36.36%) JBoss
2 8 (36.36%) IBM