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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 139 146 120
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -26
Permanent jobs citing JPA 5 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% 0.080% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 0.28% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 13
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -26.08%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
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
462 703 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 18.09% 28.26% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 402 581 675
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 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (60.00%) EJB
3 6 (60.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (60.00%) JSON
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) JUnit
4 5 (50.00%) JDBC
4 5 (50.00%) Servlets
4 5 (50.00%) Apache
4 5 (50.00%) HTTP
4 5 (50.00%) JAXB
4 5 (50.00%) JTS
4 5 (50.00%) GIS
4 5 (50.00%) ESRI
4 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (50.00%) Log4j
4 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 5 (50.00%) NetBeans
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Spring
4 5 (50.00%) Maven
4 5 (50.00%) Ajax
4 5 (50.00%) ArcView
4 5 (50.00%) Velocity
4 5 (50.00%) jQuery

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) ArcView
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 5 (50.00%) Log4j
3 5 (50.00%) NetBeans
3 5 (50.00%) JUnit
3 5 (50.00%) Mockito
3 5 (50.00%) Maven
4 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (40.00%) ClearCase
4 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (40.00%) Subversion
5 1 (10.00%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Java Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 4 (40.00%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) JSON
2 6 (60.00%) EJB
3 5 (50.00%) JDBC
3 5 (50.00%) Servlets
3 5 (50.00%) Velocity
3 5 (50.00%) Ajax
3 5 (50.00%) JAXB
3 5 (50.00%) JTS
3 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (50.00%) Spring
3 5 (50.00%) Ehcache
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) JAX-RS
3 5 (50.00%) Gson
3 5 (50.00%) Apache Commons
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) GIS
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) V-Model
3 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (40.00%) Line Management
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) Resource Management
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
1 4 (40.00%) CSSLP
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) ESRI
2 4 (40.00%) IBM