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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 247 229 225
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Permanent jobs citing JPA 14 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.22% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.46% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 29
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
3188 3295 3498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.03% 48.06% 47.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2721 2960 3137
Average salary £37,804 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.01% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JPA across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

JPA Salary Histogram 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 19 September 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
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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 -9 12 £42,500 - 1
Manchester 0 2 £53,750 +53.57% 6
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (93.10%) Spring
3 24 (82.76%) Hibernate
3 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (75.86%) SQL
5 20 (68.97%) TDD
6 14 (48.28%) MVC
6 14 (48.28%) Tomcat
7 13 (44.83%) Java EE
8 12 (41.38%) Oracle
9 11 (37.93%) HTML
9 11 (37.93%) JSP
9 11 (37.93%) Struts
9 11 (37.93%) Spring MVC
10 10 (34.48%) jQuery
10 10 (34.48%) Open Source
10 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
10 10 (34.48%) JUnit
11 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
11 9 (31.03%) J2EE
11 9 (31.03%) Degree
11 9 (31.03%) Eclipse
11 9 (31.03%) RESTful
11 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
12 8 (27.59%) QA
12 8 (27.59%) BDD
12 8 (27.59%) JSON
12 8 (27.59%) Java SE
12 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 14 (48.28%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.79%) CMS
3 2 (6.90%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) MySQL
3 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
3 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) JUnit
2 9 (31.03%) Eclipse
3 7 (24.14%) JIRA
3 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
4 6 (20.69%) Maven
5 4 (13.79%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
5 4 (13.79%) Jasmine
5 4 (13.79%) Selenium
5 4 (13.79%) Ant
6 2 (6.90%) Subversion
7 1 (3.45%) IntelliJ
7 1 (3.45%) NetBeans
7 1 (3.45%) Gradle
7 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.45%) Mockito
General
1 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
1 29 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (24.14%) J2EE Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Java Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (93.10%) Spring
2 24 (82.76%) Hibernate
3 13 (44.83%) Java EE
4 11 (37.93%) Spring MVC
4 11 (37.93%) HTML
4 11 (37.93%) JSP
4 11 (37.93%) Struts
5 10 (34.48%) jQuery
6 9 (31.03%) RESTful
6 9 (31.03%) J2EE
7 8 (27.59%) Java SE
7 8 (27.59%) JSON
8 7 (24.14%) Servlets
8 7 (24.14%) JDBC
9 5 (17.24%) JMS
9 5 (17.24%) Ajax
10 4 (13.79%) XML
10 4 (13.79%) Spring Integration
10 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
11 3 (10.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Open Source
2 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) UNIX
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (68.97%) TDD
3 14 (48.28%) MVC
4 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (27.59%) BDD
5 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (13.79%) Web Development
7 4 (13.79%) Content Management
7 4 (13.79%) UML
8 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.90%) Coaching
9 2 (6.90%) Scrum
10 1 (3.45%) OO
10 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Multithreading
10 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (75.86%) SQL
3 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
4 7 (24.14%) PL/SQL
5 4 (13.79%) Scala
5 4 (13.79%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) C#
6 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) JBoss
3 2 (6.90%) Endeca
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