The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 86 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing JPA 8 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.72% 0.16% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.28% 0.52% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 7
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,565
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
JPA
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
351 382 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.40% 30.73% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 321 321 351
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales 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 South Wales

JPA
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JPA across the South Wales region.

JPA Salary Trend in South Wales

JPA
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JPA across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

JPA Salary Histogram in South Wales

JPA
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Bridgend -2 3 £35,000 -
Torfaen +18 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 £40,000 -
Newport - 1 £50,000 -
JPA
Wales

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for JPA.

1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (82.61%) HTML
2 19 (82.61%) Spring
3 18 (78.26%) CSS
4 17 (73.91%) Git (software)
5 15 (65.22%) Java EE
6 14 (60.87%) Ajax
6 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
7 13 (56.52%) SQL
7 13 (56.52%) OOP
8 12 (52.17%) Struts
8 12 (52.17%) JSP
8 12 (52.17%) JSF
9 11 (47.83%) Hibernate
10 10 (43.48%) Web Services
10 10 (43.48%) Web Development
10 10 (43.48%) Apache Camel
11 9 (39.13%) JDBC
11 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (39.13%) Subversion
12 8 (34.78%) Web 2.0
12 8 (34.78%) Marketing
12 8 (34.78%) Degree
12 8 (34.78%) DHTML
12 8 (34.78%) OO
12 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
12 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
12 8 (34.78%) Spring Security
12 8 (34.78%) jQuery
12 8 (34.78%) Ext JS

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
2 4 (17.39%) JBoss
2 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
2 4 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (8.70%) Confluence
3 2 (8.70%) Mule
3 2 (8.70%) Mule ESB
3 2 (8.70%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
1 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
2 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (8.70%) Neo4j
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Git (software)
2 9 (39.13%) Subversion
3 6 (26.09%) Maven
4 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
4 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
5 3 (13.04%) JUnit
6 2 (8.70%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (8.70%) FishEye
6 2 (8.70%) IntelliJ
6 2 (8.70%) JIRA
6 2 (8.70%) TestNG
General
1 8 (34.78%) Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Multimedia
4 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Java Developer
3 10 (43.48%) Web Developer
4 8 (34.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (34.78%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (34.78%) Senior Developer
4 8 (34.78%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 8 (34.78%) Senior Web Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Java Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Java Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) HTML
1 19 (82.61%) Spring
2 18 (78.26%) CSS
3 15 (65.22%) Java EE
4 14 (60.87%) Ajax
5 12 (52.17%) JSF
5 12 (52.17%) JSP
5 12 (52.17%) Struts
6 11 (47.83%) Hibernate
7 10 (43.48%) Apache Camel
7 10 (43.48%) Web Services
8 9 (39.13%) JDBC
9 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
9 8 (34.78%) DHTML
9 8 (34.78%) Ext JS
9 8 (34.78%) jQuery
9 8 (34.78%) Spring Security
10 6 (26.09%) XML
11 5 (21.74%) EJB
11 5 (21.74%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
1 8 (34.78%) Web 2.0
2 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) OOP
2 10 (43.48%) Web Development
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (34.78%) OO
5 6 (26.09%) UML
6 4 (17.39%) BDD
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (17.39%) Dependency Management
6 4 (17.39%) High Availability
6 4 (17.39%) Release Management
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 4 (17.39%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (8.70%) Project Management
7 2 (8.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 13 (56.52%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) C++
5 4 (17.39%) C#
6 2 (8.70%) Groovy
6 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) IBM
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Atlassian
2 2 (8.70%) Perforce