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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 111 170 150
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -20
Permanent jobs citing JPA 48 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.58% 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.40% 0.34% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 8
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £37,325
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
1090 1483 1259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.96% 39.11% 40.42%
Number of salaries quoted 690 1039 769
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 2 June 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 2 June 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 - 37 £36,000 - 3
Stirling - 9 £50,000 -
Glasgow +1 2 £40,000 -5.88%
JPA
UK

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 77 (100.00%) Java
1 77 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 59 (76.62%) Spring
3 57 (74.03%) Web Services
4 50 (64.94%) MVC
5 49 (63.64%) JBoss
6 44 (57.14%) JMS
7 42 (54.55%) Middleware
8 41 (53.25%) Oracle
8 41 (53.25%) Java EE
9 39 (50.65%) XML
9 39 (50.65%) PostgreSQL
10 38 (49.35%) RESTful
11 34 (44.16%) EJB
12 33 (42.86%) JDBC
12 33 (42.86%) XSD
12 33 (42.86%) RUP
12 33 (42.86%) Eclipse
12 33 (42.86%) WSDL
12 33 (42.86%) XML Schema
12 33 (42.86%) EclipseLink
12 33 (42.86%) Use Case
12 33 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (42.86%) Unified Process
12 33 (42.86%) TopLink
12 33 (42.86%) Maven
12 33 (42.86%) AspectJ
13 32 (41.56%) Drools
13 32 (41.56%) jBPM
14 26 (33.77%) Relational Database

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 49 (63.64%) JBoss
2 6 (7.79%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.79%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.90%) Apache
4 2 (2.60%) CMS
5 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) CTI
1 1 (1.30%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (50.65%) PostgreSQL
2 26 (33.77%) Relational Database
3 23 (29.87%) Oracle Database
4 14 (18.18%) RDBMS
5 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
5 8 (10.39%) OLAP
6 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
7 4 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.90%) MySQL
9 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 33 (42.86%) Eclipse
1 33 (42.86%) Maven
2 3 (3.90%) JMeter
2 3 (3.90%) JUnit
2 3 (3.90%) HttpUnit
3 2 (2.60%) Subversion
3 2 (2.60%) JIRA
4 1 (1.30%) Ant
General
1 12 (15.58%) Multimedia
2 9 (11.69%) Finance
3 8 (10.39%) Investment Banking
3 8 (10.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (72.73%) Developer
2 55 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 35 (45.45%) Senior Java Developer
3 35 (45.45%) Senior Developer
4 9 (11.69%) Architect
4 9 (11.69%) Technical Architect
4 9 (11.69%) Development Specialist
5 8 (10.39%) Java Architect
5 8 (10.39%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (2.60%) Technical Leader
6 2 (2.60%) Core Java Developer
7 1 (1.30%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.30%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 59 (76.62%) Spring
3 57 (74.03%) Web Services
4 44 (57.14%) JMS
5 42 (54.55%) Middleware
6 41 (53.25%) Java EE
7 39 (50.65%) XML
8 38 (49.35%) RESTful
9 34 (44.16%) EJB
10 33 (42.86%) JDBC
10 33 (42.86%) XSD
10 33 (42.86%) WSDL
10 33 (42.86%) XML Schema
10 33 (42.86%) EclipseLink
10 33 (42.86%) TopLink
11 32 (41.56%) Drools
11 32 (41.56%) jBPM
12 20 (25.97%) HTML
13 17 (22.08%) J2EE
14 14 (18.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.39%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.30%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) UNIX
2 3 (3.90%) Windows
2 3 (3.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (64.94%) MVC
2 33 (42.86%) RUP
2 33 (42.86%) Use Case
2 33 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 33 (42.86%) Unified Process
3 23 (29.87%) People Management
4 12 (15.58%) Multithreading
5 11 (14.29%) Open Source
6 10 (12.99%) Performance Analysis
6 10 (12.99%) OO
7 9 (11.69%) Software Architecture
8 8 (10.39%) Analytics
8 8 (10.39%) Coaching
8 8 (10.39%) Workflow
9 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (6.49%) Service Management
10 5 (6.49%) ITSM
11 3 (3.90%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.90%) Software Engineering
12 2 (2.60%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (42.86%) AspectJ
3 20 (25.97%) JavaScript
4 12 (15.58%) C
4 12 (15.58%) C++
5 11 (14.29%) SQL
6 9 (11.69%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.90%) PHP
7 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.90%) Ruby
8 2 (2.60%) Perl
9 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.30%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (53.25%) Oracle
2 2 (2.60%) Alterian
2 2 (2.60%) Sybase
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.30%) Adobe
3 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.30%) Hyland
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £34000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Explore Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago