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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 141 - 130
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JPA 6 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.26% - 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% - 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 8
Average salary £44,750 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
580 573 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.51% 24.76% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 505 502 567
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JPA across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

JPA Salary Histogram in Reading

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 14 (100.00%) Scrum
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Spring
2 11 (78.57%) Unit Testing
3 10 (71.43%) Multithreading
3 10 (71.43%) ClearCase
3 10 (71.43%) J2EE
4 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) UNIX
4 9 (64.29%) V-Model
4 9 (64.29%) Maven
4 9 (64.29%) Waterfall
4 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (57.14%) Degree
5 8 (57.14%) OO
5 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
6 7 (50.00%) Finance
6 7 (50.00%) Java SE
6 7 (50.00%) Java EE
7 6 (42.86%) ClearQuest
7 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
8 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
8 5 (35.71%) IBM
8 5 (35.71%) RUP
8 5 (35.71%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
9 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
9 4 (28.57%) CSS

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
1 5 (35.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) ClearCase
2 9 (64.29%) Maven
3 6 (42.86%) ClearQuest
4 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 4 (28.57%) Subversion
4 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Java Developer
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 4 (28.57%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 14 (100.00%) Spring
2 10 (71.43%) J2EE
3 7 (50.00%) Java SE
3 7 (50.00%) Java EE
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) JSP
4 4 (28.57%) Struts
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) JSF
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 4 (28.57%) Ajax
4 4 (28.57%) Spring Web Flow
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Scrum
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Unit Testing
3 10 (71.43%) Multithreading
4 9 (64.29%) V-Model
4 9 (64.29%) Waterfall
5 8 (57.14%) OO
6 5 (35.71%) RUP
7 4 (28.57%) MVC
7 4 (28.57%) TDD
7 4 (28.57%) Web Development
7 4 (28.57%) Resource Management
7 4 (28.57%) Line Management
7 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (14.29%) Build Automation
8 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 2 (14.29%) OOP
9 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) CSSLP
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) IBM