The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 206 184 211
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +27
Permanent jobs citing JPA 30 42 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.72% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.24% 1.61% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 2
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,400 £37,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £45,000 £38,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
JPA
England

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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2426 2610 2485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.83% 44.49% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2167 2280 2264
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JPA across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

JPA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

JPA Salary Trend in the South West

JPA
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JPA across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

JPA Salary Histogram in the South West

JPA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Gloucestershire +3 14 £62,500 +108.33% 2
Somerset +13 7 £32,500 -38.67% 1
Bristol -8 2 £38,750 -6.62% 2
Wiltshire -27 2 £52,500 +40.00% 1
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 63 (98.44%) Java
2 58 (90.63%) Hibernate
3 53 (82.81%) Spring
4 42 (65.63%) Web Services
5 39 (60.94%) TDD
6 36 (56.25%) HTML
7 34 (53.13%) CSS
7 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (51.56%) REST
9 31 (48.44%) SOAP
10 29 (45.31%) MVC
10 29 (45.31%) MongoDB
11 28 (43.75%) XML
11 28 (43.75%) JUnit
11 28 (43.75%) JavaScript
12 26 (40.63%) Spring MVC
13 24 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
14 23 (35.94%) J2EE
14 23 (35.94%) Linux
15 22 (34.38%) OO
15 22 (34.38%) Telecoms
16 21 (32.81%) BDD
16 21 (32.81%) Git (software)
17 19 (29.69%) NoSQL
17 19 (29.69%) Maven
18 18 (28.13%) Tomcat
18 18 (28.13%) MySQL
18 18 (28.13%) JSON
19 17 (26.56%) Integration Testing
20 16 (25.00%) SQL

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 18 (28.13%) Tomcat
2 16 (25.00%) JBoss
3 8 (12.50%) Node.js
3 8 (12.50%) Mule
3 8 (12.50%) WordPress
3 8 (12.50%) Drupal
3 8 (12.50%) nginx
4 7 (10.94%) Alfresco
4 7 (10.94%) Joomla!
4 7 (10.94%) Mule ESB
5 5 (7.81%) Apache
6 2 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.13%) IIS
6 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.56%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.56%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.56%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 8 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 24 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (14.06%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (12.50%) PaaS
4 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (45.31%) MongoDB
2 19 (29.69%) NoSQL
3 18 (28.13%) MySQL
4 12 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (18.75%) Relational Database
5 10 (15.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 10 (15.63%) Hadoop
6 8 (12.50%) Neo4j
6 8 (12.50%) Redis
6 8 (12.50%) MariaDB
7 4 (6.25%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
9 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.13%) TKPROF
9 2 (3.13%) Big Data
9 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.13%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 28 (43.75%) JUnit
2 21 (32.81%) Git (software)
3 19 (29.69%) Maven
4 11 (17.19%) IntelliJ
5 10 (15.63%) Ant
5 10 (15.63%) Subversion
5 10 (15.63%) JIRA
6 8 (12.50%) Eclipse
6 8 (12.50%) TestNG
7 5 (7.81%) Jenkins
7 5 (7.81%) Mercurial
8 4 (6.25%) Apache Ivy
8 4 (6.25%) Hudson
9 3 (4.69%) Apache Buildr
9 3 (4.69%) jMock
9 3 (4.69%) Cucumber
10 2 (3.13%) RSpec
10 2 (3.13%) TeamCity
10 2 (3.13%) Gradle
10 2 (3.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (34.38%) Telecoms
2 14 (21.88%) Finance
3 8 (12.50%) Marketing
3 8 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 8 (12.50%) Electronics
4 7 (10.94%) Back Office
5 6 (9.38%) Banking
5 6 (9.38%) Advertising
6 3 (4.69%) Retail
7 1 (1.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (93.75%) Developer
2 58 (90.63%) Java Developer
3 14 (21.88%) Senior Developer
3 14 (21.88%) Senior Java Developer
4 13 (20.31%) Architect
5 11 (17.19%) Java Architect
6 9 (14.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (7.81%) J2EE Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Java Architect
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Architect
8 4 (6.25%) Java Consultant
8 4 (6.25%) Java Programmer
8 4 (6.25%) Programmer
8 4 (6.25%) Consultant
9 2 (3.13%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Java Applications Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Junior Java Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (90.63%) Hibernate
2 53 (82.81%) Spring
3 42 (65.63%) Web Services
4 36 (56.25%) HTML
5 34 (53.13%) CSS
6 33 (51.56%) REST
7 31 (48.44%) SOAP
8 28 (43.75%) XML
9 26 (40.63%) Spring MVC
10 23 (35.94%) J2EE
11 18 (28.13%) JSON
12 14 (21.88%) Apache Flex
13 10 (15.63%) JSP
13 10 (15.63%) EJB
13 10 (15.63%) RabbitMQ
13 10 (15.63%) HTML5
14 9 (14.06%) Spring Integration
15 8 (12.50%) CSS3
15 8 (12.50%) Backbone.js
15 8 (12.50%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Computer Science
1 10 (15.63%) Open Source
2 8 (12.50%) DTV
3 7 (10.94%) RIA
4 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.13%) W3C
5 2 (3.13%) Replication
6 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.94%) Linux
2 10 (15.63%) Apple iOS
3 8 (12.50%) Android
4 5 (7.81%) Windows
5 3 (4.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.94%) TDD
2 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (45.31%) MVC
4 22 (34.38%) OO
5 21 (32.81%) BDD
6 17 (26.56%) Integration Testing
7 16 (25.00%) Scrum
8 15 (23.44%) UML
9 12 (18.75%) Kanban
10 10 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (15.63%) E-Commerce
10 10 (15.63%) iOS Development
11 9 (14.06%) Web Development
12 8 (12.50%) SOA
12 8 (12.50%) Programme Management
12 8 (12.50%) OO PHP
12 8 (12.50%) Android Development
12 8 (12.50%) Mobile Development
12 8 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
13 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 63 (98.44%) Java
2 28 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 16 (25.00%) SQL
4 10 (15.63%) Ruby
5 8 (12.50%) PHP
6 4 (6.25%) C#
6 4 (6.25%) C++
7 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.13%) C
7 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.13%) XPath
7 2 (3.13%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.56%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) Degree
2 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (12.50%) Vagrant
2 2 (3.13%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.13%) Graphite
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Flashback
2 2 (3.13%) logstash
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Oracle
2 8 (12.50%) SAP
3 7 (10.94%) Adobe
4 4 (6.25%) Apple
5 3 (4.69%) ATG
6 2 (3.13%) Terracotta
6 2 (3.13%) Greenplum
6 2 (3.13%) TIBCO
6 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.13%) Google
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