The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 151 151 146
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing JPA 22 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.59% 0.40% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.49% 1.04% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 3
Average salary £42,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £44,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1481 1246 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.82% 38.00% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 985 850 873
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,650 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
JPA
UK

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
Glasgow -1 13 £42,000 -
Edinburgh -6 7 £42,000 -4.54%
Aberdeen +9 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Fife - 1 £45,000 -
JPA
UK

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (87.50%) Hibernate
3 23 (71.88%) Oracle
4 21 (65.63%) J2EE
5 19 (59.38%) Spring
6 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
6 18 (56.25%) XML
7 17 (53.13%) Web Services
7 17 (53.13%) HTML
7 17 (53.13%) CSS
7 17 (53.13%) REST
8 16 (50.00%) Linux
8 16 (50.00%) Management Information System
8 16 (50.00%) Adobe
9 14 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (40.63%) MVC
11 12 (37.50%) Java EE
12 11 (34.38%) JSON
12 11 (34.38%) TDD
12 11 (34.38%) JBoss
12 11 (34.38%) JMS
12 11 (34.38%) JSP
12 11 (34.38%) SQL
13 10 (31.25%) Struts
13 10 (31.25%) Scrum
13 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
13 10 (31.25%) Degree
13 10 (31.25%) Ruby
13 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 8 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 8 (25.00%) GIMP
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) LDAP
1 8 (25.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
2 8 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (25.00%) Big Data
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Eclipse
1 9 (28.13%) Subversion
1 9 (28.13%) Maven
2 8 (25.00%) JIRA
2 8 (25.00%) Selenium
2 8 (25.00%) EasyMock
2 8 (25.00%) Ant
2 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (18.75%) WebDriver
4 2 (6.25%) Mockito
4 2 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 8 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Developer
2 21 (65.63%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Flash Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) UI Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Flash ActionScript Developer
5 2 (6.25%) UI Programmer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Junior
6 1 (3.13%) Junior Flash Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (87.50%) Hibernate
2 21 (65.63%) J2EE
3 19 (59.38%) Spring
4 18 (56.25%) XML
5 17 (53.13%) HTML
5 17 (53.13%) CSS
5 17 (53.13%) Web Services
5 17 (53.13%) REST
6 12 (37.50%) Java EE
7 11 (34.38%) JSON
7 11 (34.38%) JSP
7 11 (34.38%) JMS
8 10 (31.25%) Struts
9 9 (28.13%) Spring Web Flow
9 9 (28.13%) jQuery
9 9 (28.13%) Spring Integration
10 8 (25.00%) Parsley
10 8 (25.00%) PostGIS
10 8 (25.00%) Adobe AIR
10 8 (25.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 8 (25.00%) PKI
3 8 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 8 (25.00%) GIS
4 6 (18.75%) iPad
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (40.63%) MVC
4 11 (34.38%) TDD
5 10 (31.25%) Scrum
5 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
6 9 (28.13%) Integration Testing
6 9 (28.13%) AOP
7 8 (25.00%) Document Management
7 8 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 8 (25.00%) Product Management
7 8 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (25.00%) Project Management
8 7 (21.88%) Pair Programming
9 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
10 3 (9.38%) OO
10 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
11 1 (3.13%) Performance Testing
11 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (3.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 11 (34.38%) SQL
4 10 (31.25%) Ruby
5 8 (25.00%) C#
5 8 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 8 (25.00%) Python
5 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (12.50%) Groovy
7 2 (6.25%) ActionScript
8 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Oracle
2 16 (50.00%) Adobe
3 11 (34.38%) JBoss
4 2 (6.25%) Sybase