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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 68 75 95
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +20
Permanent jobs citing JPA 13 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.46% 1.93% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.49% 5.36% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 2
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
373 392 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.86% 36.10% 36.06%
Number of salaries quoted 340 332 385
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 11 £37,500 +3.44%
Torfaen - 2 £55,000 -
JPA
Wales

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 28 (100.00%) Java
1 28 (100.00%) Spring
2 25 (89.29%) Web Services
3 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (64.29%) Degree
5 16 (57.14%) Software Engineering
5 16 (57.14%) SOAP
6 15 (53.57%) Apache Camel
7 14 (50.00%) REST
8 13 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (42.86%) Java EE
9 12 (42.86%) HND
10 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
11 10 (35.71%) JSF
12 9 (32.14%) Finance
12 9 (32.14%) J2EE
13 8 (28.57%) HTML
13 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
13 8 (28.57%) CSS
13 8 (28.57%) Advertising
13 8 (28.57%) Maven
13 8 (28.57%) Ajax
13 8 (28.57%) NoSQL
13 8 (28.57%) MongoDB
14 7 (25.00%) Web Development
14 7 (25.00%) Hibernate
15 6 (21.43%) XML
15 6 (21.43%) SQL
15 6 (21.43%) Oracle

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 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (10.71%) JBoss
4 2 (7.14%) Mule
4 2 (7.14%) Mule ESB
5 1 (3.57%) Confluence
5 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 8 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 6 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (17.86%) Neo4j
4 2 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (28.57%) Maven
3 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
4 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 4 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 4 (14.29%) JMeter
5 3 (10.71%) Subversion
6 2 (7.14%) IntelliJ
6 2 (7.14%) JUnit
6 2 (7.14%) TestNG
7 1 (3.57%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (3.57%) FishEye
7 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Advertising
3 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Developer
2 18 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (14.29%) J2EE Analyst Programmer
3 4 (14.29%) J2EE Programmer
3 4 (14.29%) Java Analyst Programmer
3 4 (14.29%) Java Programmer
3 4 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Analyst Programmer
3 4 (14.29%) Programmer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior J2EE Analyst Programmer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Java Programmer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
3 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Java Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) Spring
2 25 (89.29%) Web Services
3 16 (57.14%) SOAP
4 15 (53.57%) Apache Camel
5 14 (50.00%) REST
6 12 (42.86%) Java EE
7 10 (35.71%) JSF
8 9 (32.14%) J2EE
9 8 (28.57%) Ajax
9 8 (28.57%) CSS
9 8 (28.57%) HTML
10 7 (25.00%) Hibernate
11 6 (21.43%) JMX
11 6 (21.43%) RESTful
11 6 (21.43%) Spring Boot
11 6 (21.43%) XML
12 4 (14.29%) Dropwizard
12 4 (14.29%) Spring Web Flow
13 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
13 3 (10.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Digital Media
3 3 (10.71%) Digital TV
3 3 (10.71%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (25.00%) Web Development
5 6 (21.43%) Dependency Management
5 6 (21.43%) Release Management
6 5 (17.86%) Feasibility Study
7 4 (14.29%) BDD
7 4 (14.29%) Load Testing
7 4 (14.29%) OO
7 4 (14.29%) TDD
7 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.71%) OOP
9 2 (7.14%) Coaching
9 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
9 2 (7.14%) User Stories
10 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (3.57%) Open Source
10 1 (3.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) Python
5 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Degree
2 12 (42.86%) HND
3 2 (7.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Atlassian
2 5 (17.86%) Perforce
3 4 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (7.14%) Nagra