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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 150 137 158
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Permanent jobs citing JPA 3 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.75% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 1.97% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 6
Average salary - £40,000 £38,447
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.03%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.63% +9.33%
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
1082 1169 1376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.37% 37.99% 41.60%
Number of salaries quoted 700 804 897
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
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 14 February 2016. 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
Fife - 1 - -
JPA
UK

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 8 (66.67%) RESTful
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) J2EE
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Apache
4 6 (50.00%) Spring
4 6 (50.00%) Maven
5 5 (41.67%) JBoss
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle
5 5 (41.67%) Perl
5 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) Subversion
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Banking
6 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) JUnit
6 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 4 (33.33%) Web Services
6 4 (33.33%) Open Source
6 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (25.00%) Java EE
7 3 (25.00%) Selenium
7 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) Unix
7 3 (25.00%) CSS

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 6 (50.00%) Apache
2 5 (41.67%) JBoss
3 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (8.33%) CMS
5 1 (8.33%) Mule
5 1 (8.33%) Mule ESB
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
1 2 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Maven
2 5 (41.67%) Subversion
3 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (33.33%) JUnit
4 3 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 2 (16.67%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (8.33%) Ant
6 1 (8.33%) Mockito
6 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce Support
4 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 8 (66.67%) RESTful
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) J2EE
3 6 (50.00%) Spring
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) Java EE
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) JSP
6 3 (25.00%) Servlets
7 2 (16.67%) Ajax
7 2 (16.67%) Apache Commons
7 2 (16.67%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (16.67%) Facelets
7 2 (16.67%) JSF
7 2 (16.67%) PrimeFaces
7 2 (16.67%) RichFaces
7 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (16.67%) Fund Accounting
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Content Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Perl
5 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (16.67%) ANSI SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (16.67%) Ruby
7 1 (8.33%) C
7 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) HP ASE
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Alterian
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Sybase