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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 127 149 137
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Permanent jobs citing JPA 27 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.86% 0.41% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.24% 0.99% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 9
Average salary £40,000 £36,895 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.41% -2.90%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -16.66%
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
1206 1420 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.49% 41.50% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 810 923 681
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 February 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 February 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 +15 27 £40,000 +8.41% 4
JPA
UK

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 43 (100.00%) Java
1 43 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 37 (86.05%) MVC
3 32 (74.42%) Spring
4 26 (60.47%) JavaScript
4 26 (60.47%) HTML
5 25 (58.14%) Java EE
5 25 (58.14%) Relational Database
6 23 (53.49%) JBoss
7 21 (48.84%) Web Services
7 21 (48.84%) CSS
7 21 (48.84%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (39.53%) Middleware
8 17 (39.53%) JDBC
8 17 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (37.21%) Oracle
9 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
10 15 (34.88%) EJB
10 15 (34.88%) JMS
11 14 (32.56%) XML
12 13 (30.23%) XSD
12 13 (30.23%) RUP
12 13 (30.23%) Eclipse
12 13 (30.23%) WSDL
12 13 (30.23%) XML Schema
12 13 (30.23%) Unified Process
12 13 (30.23%) TopLink
12 13 (30.23%) Maven
12 13 (30.23%) AspectJ
12 13 (30.23%) Use Case

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (53.49%) JBoss
2 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
3 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
4 4 (9.30%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (58.14%) Relational Database
2 21 (48.84%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
4 6 (13.95%) RDBMS
4 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Maven
1 13 (30.23%) Eclipse
2 10 (23.26%) Subversion
2 10 (23.26%) JIRA
3 4 (9.30%) Selenium
3 4 (9.30%) TeamCity
3 4 (9.30%) Mockito
3 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.30%) JUnit
General
1 5 (11.63%) Multimedia
2 4 (9.30%) Investment Banking
2 4 (9.30%) Private Banking
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (72.09%) Developer
2 26 (60.47%) Java Developer
3 19 (44.19%) Senior Developer
4 15 (34.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Technical Leader
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Technical Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Web Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Java Technical Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Java Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Flash ActionScript Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Java Software Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 32 (74.42%) Spring
3 26 (60.47%) HTML
4 25 (58.14%) Java EE
5 21 (48.84%) CSS
5 21 (48.84%) Web Services
6 17 (39.53%) JDBC
6 17 (39.53%) Middleware
7 15 (34.88%) EJB
7 15 (34.88%) JMS
8 14 (32.56%) XML
9 13 (30.23%) XSD
9 13 (30.23%) WSDL
9 13 (30.23%) XML Schema
9 13 (30.23%) TopLink
9 13 (30.23%) RESTful
10 10 (23.26%) HTML5
10 10 (23.26%) jQuery
10 10 (23.26%) Drools
10 10 (23.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.30%) Open Source
3 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (86.05%) MVC
2 17 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (30.23%) Unified Process
3 13 (30.23%) RUP
3 13 (30.23%) Use Case
4 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
5 10 (23.26%) Configuration Management
6 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
6 8 (18.60%) Coaching
7 7 (16.28%) Business Development
8 6 (13.95%) People Management
8 6 (13.95%) OOD
8 6 (13.95%) OO
8 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (11.63%) Multithreading
9 5 (11.63%) Service Management
9 5 (11.63%) ITSM
9 5 (11.63%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (9.30%) Wealth Management
10 4 (9.30%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (60.47%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.23%) AspectJ
4 10 (23.26%) SQL
5 5 (11.63%) C++
5 5 (11.63%) C
6 1 (2.33%) C#
6 1 (2.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Oracle
2 10 (23.26%) Sybase
2 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe
3 1 (2.33%) Hyland
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