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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 77 76 85
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing JPA 16 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.51% 1.85% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.96% 4.74% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 9
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £33,173 £30,452
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
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
404 506 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 38.19% 38.95% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 370 440 308
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Cardiff -2 7 £37,500 -6.25%
Torfaen +2 4 - -
Newport - 3 £50,000 -
Bridgend +5 2 £35,000 -
JPA
Wales

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 24 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (83.33%) Spring
3 19 (79.17%) Git (software)
4 18 (75.00%) Java EE
5 16 (66.67%) Web Services
6 13 (54.17%) JSF
6 13 (54.17%) Maven
6 13 (54.17%) MongoDB
6 13 (54.17%) NoSQL
6 13 (54.17%) Apache Camel
7 12 (50.00%) SQL
8 11 (45.83%) Software Engineering
8 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (41.67%) Hibernate
9 10 (41.67%) J2EE
9 10 (41.67%) SOAP
9 10 (41.67%) HTML
10 9 (37.50%) CSS
10 9 (37.50%) JMX
10 9 (37.50%) Release Management
10 9 (37.50%) RESTful
10 9 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (37.50%) Cucumber
10 9 (37.50%) Dependency Management
10 9 (37.50%) Spring Boot
11 8 (33.33%) OOP
12 7 (29.17%) Python
12 7 (29.17%) Oracle
12 7 (29.17%) Web Development

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 (25.00%) JBoss
2 4 (16.67%) Mule
2 4 (16.67%) Mule ESB
2 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.33%) Confluence
4 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) MongoDB
1 13 (54.17%) NoSQL
2 9 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (29.17%) Neo4j
4 4 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (4.17%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (79.17%) Git (software)
2 13 (54.17%) Maven
3 9 (37.50%) Cucumber
4 5 (20.83%) JUnit
5 4 (16.67%) IntelliJ
5 4 (16.67%) Subversion
5 4 (16.67%) TestNG
6 2 (8.33%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (8.33%) FishEye
6 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.33%) Advertising
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) Java Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Software Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) Java Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) Senior Java Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Java Web Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) Spring
2 18 (75.00%) Java EE
3 16 (66.67%) Web Services
4 13 (54.17%) Apache Camel
4 13 (54.17%) JSF
5 10 (41.67%) Hibernate
5 10 (41.67%) HTML
5 10 (41.67%) J2EE
5 10 (41.67%) SOAP
6 9 (37.50%) CSS
6 9 (37.50%) JMX
6 9 (37.50%) RESTful
6 9 (37.50%) Spring Boot
7 7 (29.17%) REST
8 6 (25.00%) JSON
9 5 (20.83%) Ajax
9 5 (20.83%) EJB
9 5 (20.83%) XHTML
10 4 (16.67%) JDBC
10 4 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Digital Media
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Digital TV
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (45.83%) Software Engineering
2 9 (37.50%) Dependency Management
2 9 (37.50%) Release Management
3 8 (33.33%) OOP
4 7 (29.17%) BDD
4 7 (29.17%) TDD
4 7 (29.17%) Web Development
5 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 4 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) UML
6 2 (8.33%) Use Case
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps
7 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) Python
4 5 (20.83%) C++
4 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.67%) C#
6 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 2 (8.33%) Groovy
8 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) Sun Certification
3 2 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
1 7 (29.17%) Perforce
2 3 (12.50%) Atlassian