The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 240 208 241
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +33
Permanent jobs citing JPA 8 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.52% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 1.04% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 26
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
JPA
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2844 3262 4185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.26% 49.42% 52.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2525 2921 3780
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

JPA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

JPA Salary Trend in the North West

JPA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
Cheshire -7 8 £47,500 +11.76% 1
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (94.74%) HTML
3 17 (89.47%) Spring
3 17 (89.47%) Hibernate
4 16 (84.21%) MVC
4 16 (84.21%) JUnit
4 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
4 16 (84.21%) SQL
4 16 (84.21%) Oracle
4 16 (84.21%) jQuery
5 15 (78.95%) JSP
5 15 (78.95%) Eclipse
6 14 (73.68%) J2EE
6 14 (73.68%) PL/SQL
6 14 (73.68%) JDBC
6 14 (73.68%) Struts
7 13 (68.42%) JIRA
7 13 (68.42%) Git (software)
8 12 (63.16%) Spring MVC
8 12 (63.16%) Ajax
8 12 (63.16%) Web Services
8 12 (63.16%) XML
8 12 (63.16%) Ant
8 12 (63.16%) Tomcat
9 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (31.58%) Maven
11 5 (26.32%) Selenium
12 4 (21.05%) Servlets
12 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
12 4 (21.05%) BDD

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 12 (63.16%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
1 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) JUnit
2 15 (78.95%) Eclipse
3 13 (68.42%) JIRA
3 13 (68.42%) Git (software)
4 12 (63.16%) Ant
5 6 (31.58%) Maven
6 5 (26.32%) Selenium
7 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
7 4 (21.05%) Jasmine
7 4 (21.05%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
9 1 (5.26%) Mockito
9 1 (5.26%) JDeveloper
9 1 (5.26%) JMeter
9 1 (5.26%) NetBeans
9 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Java Developer
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) J2EE Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) HTML
2 17 (89.47%) Hibernate
2 17 (89.47%) Spring
3 16 (84.21%) jQuery
4 15 (78.95%) JSP
5 14 (73.68%) J2EE
5 14 (73.68%) Struts
5 14 (73.68%) JDBC
6 12 (63.16%) Web Services
6 12 (63.16%) XML
6 12 (63.16%) Spring MVC
6 12 (63.16%) Ajax
7 4 (21.05%) Servlets
7 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
8 3 (15.79%) Spring Integration
8 3 (15.79%) Java EE
9 2 (10.53%) SOAP
9 2 (10.53%) J2SE
9 2 (10.53%) Guice
10 1 (5.26%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) MVC
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) BDD
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) SOA
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 16 (84.21%) SQL
3 14 (73.68%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Endeca
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Posted: 9 days ago
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