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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 78 90 83
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing JPA 17 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.52% 1.29% 1.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.33% 3.41% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 13
Median salary £36,250 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £33,173 £30,565
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
393 469 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 35.09% 37.85% 33.36%
Number of salaries quoted 359 406 338
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 August 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 August 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 -3 6 £38,750 -3.12%
Torfaen - 5 - -
Bridgend +6 4 £35,000 -
Newport - 2 £50,000 -
JPA
Wales

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (86.36%) Java EE
2 19 (86.36%) Git (software)
3 18 (81.82%) Spring
4 14 (63.64%) JSF
4 14 (63.64%) Web Services
5 13 (59.09%) SQL
5 13 (59.09%) Maven
5 13 (59.09%) MongoDB
5 13 (59.09%) NoSQL
5 13 (59.09%) Apache Camel
6 11 (50.00%) HTML
7 10 (45.45%) CSS
7 10 (45.45%) Hibernate
8 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (40.91%) JMX
8 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
8 9 (40.91%) J2EE
8 9 (40.91%) Dependency Management
8 9 (40.91%) Spring Boot
8 9 (40.91%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (40.91%) Cucumber
8 9 (40.91%) RESTful
8 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (40.91%) Release Management
9 8 (36.36%) OOP
10 7 (31.82%) TDD
10 7 (31.82%) Perforce
10 7 (31.82%) Web Development
10 7 (31.82%) Python

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 (27.27%) JBoss
2 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
3 4 (18.18%) Mule
3 4 (18.18%) Mule ESB
4 2 (9.09%) Confluence
5 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) MongoDB
1 13 (59.09%) NoSQL
2 9 (40.91%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (31.82%) Neo4j
4 4 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (4.55%) MySQL
5 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (86.36%) Git (software)
2 13 (59.09%) Maven
3 9 (40.91%) Cucumber
4 5 (22.73%) JUnit
5 4 (18.18%) IntelliJ
5 4 (18.18%) Subversion
5 4 (18.18%) TestNG
6 2 (9.09%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (9.09%) FishEye
6 2 (9.09%) JIRA
7 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Software Engineer
4 8 (36.36%) Java Engineer
4 8 (36.36%) Java Software Engineer
4 8 (36.36%) Senior Java Engineer
4 8 (36.36%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 8 (36.36%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Java Web Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) Java EE
2 18 (81.82%) Spring
3 14 (63.64%) JSF
3 14 (63.64%) Web Services
4 13 (59.09%) Apache Camel
5 11 (50.00%) HTML
6 10 (45.45%) CSS
6 10 (45.45%) Hibernate
7 9 (40.91%) J2EE
7 9 (40.91%) JMX
7 9 (40.91%) RESTful
7 9 (40.91%) Spring Boot
8 7 (31.82%) SOAP
9 6 (27.27%) Ajax
9 6 (27.27%) JSON
10 5 (22.73%) EJB
10 5 (22.73%) REST
10 5 (22.73%) XHTML
10 5 (22.73%) XML
11 4 (18.18%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Digital TV
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (40.91%) Dependency Management
1 9 (40.91%) Release Management
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
2 8 (36.36%) OOP
3 7 (31.82%) BDD
3 7 (31.82%) TDD
3 7 (31.82%) Web Development
4 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 4 (18.18%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) UML
6 2 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Use Case
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.55%) DevOps
7 1 (4.55%) High Availability
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) Python
4 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 5 (22.73%) C++
6 4 (18.18%) C#
7 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
8 2 (9.09%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Sun Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
1 7 (31.82%) Perforce
2 2 (9.09%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.55%) IBM