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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 179 195 206
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +11
Permanent jobs citing JPA 48 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.78% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.85% 0.59% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 41 9 11
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
2597 2187 2129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.10% 43.19% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2218 1937 1943
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
Wiltshire +1 18 £36,250 +8.20% 1
Bristol -1 13 £42,500 -1.16% 1
Somerset - 8 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £40,000 -
Devon - 1 £40,000 -
Dorset - 1 £42,500 -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 90 (100.00%) Java
2 81 (90.00%) Spring
3 67 (74.44%) Web Services
4 53 (58.89%) HTML
5 50 (55.56%) Ant
5 50 (55.56%) SQL
6 47 (52.22%) Oracle
6 47 (52.22%) Maven
6 47 (52.22%) Java EE
7 45 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 44 (48.89%) CSS
9 41 (45.56%) Eclipse
10 40 (44.44%) Subversion
10 40 (44.44%) HTML5
11 39 (43.33%) EJB
12 34 (37.78%) Hibernate
12 34 (37.78%) EJB 3.0
13 32 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (35.56%) Degree
13 32 (35.56%) JMeter
14 31 (34.44%) NetBeans
14 31 (34.44%) JSF
14 31 (34.44%) Unit Testing
14 31 (34.44%) Selenium
15 28 (31.11%) XML
15 28 (31.11%) Jenkins
16 27 (30.00%) Hudson
17 26 (28.89%) SOAP
17 26 (28.89%) OO
18 24 (26.67%) Performance Testing

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 14 (15.56%) Joomla!
1 14 (15.56%) Alfresco
2 4 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (4.44%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.44%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.22%) CMS
3 2 (2.22%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.22%) Mule
3 2 (2.22%) Confluence
3 2 (2.22%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (21.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.44%) MongoDB
2 11 (12.22%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.78%) Big Data
4 5 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.56%) Riak
5 2 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.22%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 50 (55.56%) Ant
2 47 (52.22%) Maven
3 41 (45.56%) Eclipse
4 40 (44.44%) Subversion
5 32 (35.56%) JMeter
6 31 (34.44%) NetBeans
6 31 (34.44%) Selenium
7 28 (31.11%) Jenkins
8 27 (30.00%) Hudson
9 19 (21.11%) JUnit
10 12 (13.33%) Apache Ivy
11 5 (5.56%) Cucumber
11 5 (5.56%) FitNesse
12 2 (2.22%) EasyMock
12 2 (2.22%) Git (software)
12 2 (2.22%) Mockito
12 2 (2.22%) SoapUI
12 2 (2.22%) FindBugs
12 2 (2.22%) IntelliJ
12 2 (2.22%) Checkstyle
General
1 11 (12.22%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Banking
2 7 (7.78%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.22%) Back Office
5 1 (1.11%) Electronics
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 86 (95.56%) Developer
2 77 (85.56%) Java Developer
3 26 (28.89%) Senior Java Developer
3 26 (28.89%) Senior Developer
4 9 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 8 (8.89%) Software Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Junior Java Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Junior
7 5 (5.56%) Graduate
7 5 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (2.22%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (2.22%) Graduate Java Developer
9 1 (1.11%) Java Technical Architect
9 1 (1.11%) Java Applications Developer
9 1 (1.11%) Java Architect
9 1 (1.11%) Architect
9 1 (1.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (90.00%) Spring
2 67 (74.44%) Web Services
3 53 (58.89%) HTML
4 47 (52.22%) Java EE
5 44 (48.89%) CSS
6 40 (44.44%) HTML5
7 39 (43.33%) EJB
8 34 (37.78%) Hibernate
8 34 (37.78%) EJB 3.0
9 31 (34.44%) JSF
10 28 (31.11%) XML
11 26 (28.89%) SOAP
12 21 (23.33%) Spring MVC
12 21 (23.33%) Apache Flex
12 21 (23.33%) Spring Web Flow
12 21 (23.33%) jQuery
12 21 (23.33%) XHTML
13 19 (21.11%) RESTful
14 17 (18.89%) Backbone.js
14 17 (18.89%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.33%) RIA
2 17 (18.89%) Open Source
3 14 (15.56%) Computer Science
4 8 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.11%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.33%) Android
1 21 (23.33%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.44%) UNIX
2 4 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (34.44%) Unit Testing
3 26 (28.89%) OO
4 24 (26.67%) Performance Testing
5 21 (23.33%) MVC
5 21 (23.33%) TDD
6 18 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (18.89%) Web Development
8 14 (15.56%) UML
9 13 (14.44%) Software Engineering
10 12 (13.33%) Scrum
10 12 (13.33%) Android Development
10 12 (13.33%) iOS Development
11 5 (5.56%) E-Commerce
12 4 (4.44%) Load Testing
12 4 (4.44%) Integration Testing
12 4 (4.44%) Multithreading
13 3 (3.33%) BDD
13 3 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (3.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 90 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (55.56%) SQL
3 45 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.89%) PL/SQL
5 7 (7.78%) C
5 7 (7.78%) C++
6 3 (3.33%) AspectJ
7 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.22%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (35.56%) Degree
2 16 (17.78%) SC Cleared
2 16 (17.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 47 (52.22%) Oracle
2 19 (21.11%) Adobe
3 4 (4.44%) IBM
4 3 (3.33%) JBoss
5 2 (2.22%) Greenplum
6 1 (1.11%) Sun
6 1 (1.11%) SAP
South West
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + Plus generous benefits
Posted: 24 days ago