The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 132 143 108
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -35
Permanent jobs citing JPA 6 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.25% 0.043% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.12% 0.15% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 20
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -37.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
JPA
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
534 647 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.43% 27.71% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 462 539 647
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

JPA
Salary Trend in Reading

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

JPA Salary Trend in Reading

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Ajax
3 5 (71.43%) ClearCase
3 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) V-Model
3 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (57.14%) Line Management
4 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
4 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (57.14%) Spring Web Flow
4 4 (57.14%) CSSLP
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (57.14%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) DB2
4 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ArcView
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) ClearCase
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
3 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (14.29%) ClearQuest
4 1 (14.29%) Log4j
4 1 (14.29%) NetBeans
4 1 (14.29%) JUnit
4 1 (14.29%) Mockito
4 1 (14.29%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Team Leader
1 4 (57.14%) Development Team Leader
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Ajax
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Struts
3 4 (57.14%) Spring Web Flow
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) JSF
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) EJB
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Java EE
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) GIS
2 1 (14.29%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 5 (71.43%) V-Model
2 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
3 4 (57.14%) Line Management
3 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 4 (57.14%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) RUP
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) CSSLP
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) ESRI