The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 129 155 143
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -12
Permanent jobs citing JPA 32 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.02% 0.56% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.81% 1.40% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 11
Average salary £34,000 £42,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
JPA
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1139 1498 1257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.17% 40.11% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 734 1002 864
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

JPA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

JPA Salary Trend in Scotland

JPA
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JPA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

JPA Salary Histogram in Scotland

JPA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh +17 23 £34,000 -19.04%
Stirling - 7 £50,000 -
JPA
UK

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 90 (100.00%) Java
1 90 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 75 (83.33%) Spring
3 73 (81.11%) Web Services
4 55 (61.11%) Oracle
5 50 (55.56%) XML
6 49 (54.44%) JMS
6 49 (54.44%) RESTful
7 47 (52.22%) MVC
8 46 (51.11%) PostgreSQL
8 46 (51.11%) JBoss
9 40 (44.44%) Middleware
10 39 (43.33%) Maven
10 39 (43.33%) Java EE
11 33 (36.67%) jBPM
11 33 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
11 33 (36.67%) Drools
11 33 (36.67%) EJB
12 32 (35.56%) JDBC
12 32 (35.56%) XSD
12 32 (35.56%) RUP
12 32 (35.56%) Eclipse
12 32 (35.56%) WSDL
12 32 (35.56%) XML Schema
12 32 (35.56%) Use Case
12 32 (35.56%) AspectJ
12 32 (35.56%) Unified Process
12 32 (35.56%) TopLink
12 32 (35.56%) EclipseLink
13 29 (32.22%) Relational Database

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 46 (51.11%) JBoss
2 17 (18.89%) Tomcat
3 15 (16.67%) Apache
4 13 (14.44%) CMS
5 5 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.56%) Node.js
6 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) LDAP
1 1 (1.11%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (51.11%) PostgreSQL
2 29 (32.22%) Relational Database
3 25 (27.78%) Oracle Database
4 19 (21.11%) RDBMS
5 14 (15.56%) OLAP
6 10 (11.11%) MySQL
7 7 (7.78%) SQL Server
7 7 (7.78%) NoSQL
8 4 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (43.33%) Maven
2 32 (35.56%) Eclipse
3 8 (8.89%) JMeter
3 8 (8.89%) JUnit
3 8 (8.89%) HttpUnit
4 6 (6.67%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.33%) Subversion
6 2 (2.22%) Ant
6 2 (2.22%) JIRA
7 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (16.67%) Finance
2 14 (15.56%) Banking
2 14 (15.56%) Investment Banking
3 10 (11.11%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (67.78%) Developer
2 58 (64.44%) Java Developer
3 37 (41.11%) Senior Developer
4 36 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (14.44%) Development Specialist
6 8 (8.89%) Java Architect
6 8 (8.89%) Java Technical Architect
6 8 (8.89%) Technical Architect
6 8 (8.89%) Architect
7 5 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Head of Development
7 5 (5.56%) Development Manager
7 5 (5.56%) Java Web Developer
8 2 (2.22%) AWS Developer
8 2 (2.22%) Core Java Developer
8 2 (2.22%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 75 (83.33%) Spring
3 73 (81.11%) Web Services
4 50 (55.56%) XML
5 49 (54.44%) JMS
5 49 (54.44%) RESTful
6 40 (44.44%) Middleware
7 39 (43.33%) Java EE
8 33 (36.67%) jBPM
8 33 (36.67%) EJB
8 33 (36.67%) Drools
9 32 (35.56%) EclipseLink
9 32 (35.56%) JDBC
9 32 (35.56%) WSDL
9 32 (35.56%) XML Schema
9 32 (35.56%) XSD
9 32 (35.56%) TopLink
10 25 (27.78%) SOAP
11 23 (25.56%) J2EE
12 22 (24.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.11%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (15.56%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.56%) W3C
4 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.11%) PKI
5 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.56%) Android
1 5 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.44%) UNIX
3 3 (3.33%) Windows
3 3 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (52.22%) MVC
2 33 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (35.56%) Use Case
3 32 (35.56%) Unified Process
3 32 (35.56%) RUP
4 25 (27.78%) People Management
5 22 (24.44%) Open Source
6 16 (17.78%) OO
7 14 (15.56%) Workflow
7 14 (15.56%) Analytics
7 14 (15.56%) Coaching
8 10 (11.11%) Multithreading
8 10 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (10.00%) Web Application Development
10 8 (8.89%) Performance Analysis
10 8 (8.89%) Software Architecture
10 8 (8.89%) Content Management
11 6 (6.67%) TDD
11 6 (6.67%) SDLC
12 5 (5.56%) Separation of Concerns
Programming Languages
1 90 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (35.56%) AspectJ
3 22 (24.44%) SQL
4 17 (18.89%) JavaScript
5 15 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 10 (11.11%) PHP
6 10 (11.11%) C
6 10 (11.11%) C++
6 10 (11.11%) Ruby
6 10 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 9 (10.00%) Perl
8 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 55 (61.11%) Oracle
2 8 (8.89%) Alterian
3 2 (2.22%) Sybase
3 2 (2.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.11%) Adobe
4 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.11%) Hyland