The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 153 107 172
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +65
Permanent jobs citing JPA 4 53 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 1.79% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 5.00% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 3
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+16.47% +3.65%
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
1027 1060 1457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.52% 35.71% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 570 662 1025
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing JPA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -36 4 £42,000 +10.52%
JPA
UK

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing JPA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for JPA.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Apache
3 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Open Source
4 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) JSP
4 3 (42.86%) Servlets
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) UML
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Android
5 2 (28.57%) Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (28.57%) CMS

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Apache
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Neo4j
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
5 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (14.29%) J2EE Programmer
5 1 (14.29%) Java Programmer
5 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Programmer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) JSP
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) Servlets
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Commons
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) Dojo
5 1 (14.29%) EJB
5 1 (14.29%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (14.29%) JavaBeans
5 1 (14.29%) JMS
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) JSF
5 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Fund Accounting
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) ANSI SQL
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Alterian
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase