The table below looks at the statistics for JTA 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 JTA over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Transaction API (JTA)
Rank - - 240
Permanent jobs citing JTA 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 - £59,000
JTA
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
2077 2835 3286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.30% 40.34% 49.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1809 2497 2910
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

JTA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

JTA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

JTA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

JTA Salary Trend in the North West

JTA
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing JTA 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 JTA.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) V-Model
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Line Management
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation

JTA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing JTA 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 JTA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Test Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Test Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Line Management
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) V-Model
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation