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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 77 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs citing JPA 8 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.76% 0.33% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.44% 0.78% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 2
Average salary £38,750 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.21% +23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
328 513 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.09% 42.43% 37.73%
Number of salaries quoted 287 478 349
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JPA across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Cardiff -6 3 £40,000 -13.51% 2
Torfaen - 3 £38,500 -
Newport - 1 £39,000 -
JPA
Wales

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (94.74%) Hibernate
2 18 (94.74%) Spring
3 15 (78.95%) Java EE
3 15 (78.95%) Web Services
3 15 (78.95%) Tomcat
4 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (47.37%) MySQL
6 8 (42.11%) JSP
6 8 (42.11%) J2EE
6 8 (42.11%) Spring Web Flow
7 7 (36.84%) JAX-WS
7 7 (36.84%) Scrum
8 6 (31.58%) Linux
9 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
9 5 (26.32%) HTML
9 5 (26.32%) SOAP
9 5 (26.32%) XML
9 5 (26.32%) SQL
9 5 (26.32%) .NET
9 5 (26.32%) JMeter
9 5 (26.32%) Maven
9 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
10 4 (21.05%) Load Testing
10 4 (21.05%) Apache Ivy
10 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
10 4 (21.05%) JSF
10 4 (21.05%) Ajax
10 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
10 4 (21.05%) Web Development

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 15 (78.95%) Tomcat
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) JasperReports
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
1 5 (26.32%) JMeter
1 5 (26.32%) Maven
2 4 (21.05%) Apache Ivy
2 4 (21.05%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Ant
3 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (21.05%) Banking
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Senior Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Java Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior Programmer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (21.05%) Programmer
5 4 (21.05%) Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
7 2 (10.53%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 2 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
8 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) Hibernate
1 18 (94.74%) Spring
2 15 (78.95%) Java EE
2 15 (78.95%) Web Services
3 8 (42.11%) JSP
3 8 (42.11%) J2EE
3 8 (42.11%) Spring Web Flow
4 7 (36.84%) JAX-WS
5 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 5 (26.32%) SOAP
5 5 (26.32%) XML
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
6 4 (21.05%) JSF
6 4 (21.05%) Ajax
6 4 (21.05%) Struts
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) JMS
7 1 (5.26%) EJB
7 1 (5.26%) Java EE 5
7 1 (5.26%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) RIA
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Load Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
4 4 (21.05%) Web Development
4 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 3 (15.79%) UML
6 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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