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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 206 166 216
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +50
Permanent jobs citing JPA 34 59 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 1.12% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.33% 2.60% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 29 54 2
Average salary £47,500 £34,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% -27.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £39,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -16.66%
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
2558 2272 2409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.03% 43.15% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2344 2040 2182
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
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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
Bristol +7 18 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Gloucestershire - 11 £57,500 - 3
Devon -1 2 £39,375 +5.00%
Wiltshire -38 2 £52,500 +61.53%
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 77 (98.72%) Java
2 72 (92.31%) Spring
3 71 (91.03%) Hibernate
4 67 (85.90%) HTML
5 58 (74.36%) CSS
6 56 (71.79%) JavaScript
7 55 (70.51%) Web Services
8 47 (60.26%) MVC
8 47 (60.26%) Spring MVC
8 47 (60.26%) MongoDB
9 46 (58.97%) TDD
10 45 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
10 45 (57.69%) SOAP
11 40 (51.28%) HTML5
12 39 (50.00%) Apache Flex
13 38 (48.72%) RIA
13 38 (48.72%) XML
13 38 (48.72%) XHTML
14 37 (47.44%) Internet
14 37 (47.44%) Open Source
15 35 (44.87%) Adobe
15 35 (44.87%) Web Development
16 34 (43.59%) Maven
16 34 (43.59%) WSDL
16 34 (43.59%) Spring Web Flow
16 34 (43.59%) Apple iOS
17 32 (41.03%) Security Cleared
17 32 (41.03%) Android
18 31 (39.74%) iOS Development
19 30 (38.46%) SC Cleared

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 29 (37.18%) Joomla!
1 29 (37.18%) Alfresco
2 8 (10.26%) WordPress
2 8 (10.26%) nginx
2 8 (10.26%) Node.js
2 8 (10.26%) Drupal
3 6 (7.69%) Mule
4 5 (6.41%) Apache
4 5 (6.41%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.56%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.56%) IIS
5 2 (2.56%) JBoss
5 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) PaaS
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (47.44%) Internet
2 2 (2.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (60.26%) MongoDB
2 14 (17.95%) Apache Cassandra
2 14 (17.95%) NoSQL
3 13 (16.67%) MySQL
4 12 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (15.38%) Hadoop
5 8 (10.26%) Neo4j
5 8 (10.26%) MariaDB
5 8 (10.26%) Relational Database
5 8 (10.26%) Redis
6 6 (7.69%) Big Data
7 4 (5.13%) Riak
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.56%) OLTP
8 2 (2.56%) TKPROF
8 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (43.59%) Maven
2 30 (38.46%) Ant
3 26 (33.33%) Subversion
4 23 (29.49%) Apache Ivy
5 9 (11.54%) Git (software)
6 8 (10.26%) JUnit
7 7 (8.97%) TestNG
8 6 (7.69%) Eclipse
9 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
9 4 (5.13%) Hudson
10 2 (2.56%) MSBuild
10 2 (2.56%) SpecFlow
10 2 (2.56%) Gradle
10 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (2.56%) Mercurial
10 2 (2.56%) RSpec
10 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.56%) CruiseControl
11 1 (1.28%) Selenium
General
1 18 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 14 (17.95%) Finance
3 13 (16.67%) Banking
4 3 (3.85%) Advertising
5 1 (1.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.28%) Back Office
5 1 (1.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 71 (91.03%) Developer
2 69 (88.46%) Java Developer
3 9 (11.54%) J2EE Developer
3 9 (11.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Java Consultant
6 4 (5.13%) Java Programmer
6 4 (5.13%) Programmer
6 4 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (2.56%) Software Architect
7 2 (2.56%) Applications Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Architect
7 2 (2.56%) Integration Architect
7 2 (2.56%) Java Applications Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (92.31%) Spring
2 71 (91.03%) Hibernate
3 67 (85.90%) HTML
4 58 (74.36%) CSS
5 55 (70.51%) Web Services
6 47 (60.26%) Spring MVC
7 45 (57.69%) SOAP
8 40 (51.28%) HTML5
9 39 (50.00%) Apache Flex
10 38 (48.72%) XHTML
10 38 (48.72%) XML
11 34 (43.59%) WSDL
11 34 (43.59%) Spring Web Flow
12 29 (37.18%) Dojo
13 23 (29.49%) REST
14 16 (20.51%) RabbitMQ
15 15 (19.23%) J2EE
16 8 (10.26%) Backbone.js
16 8 (10.26%) Ember.js
17 7 (8.97%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 38 (48.72%) RIA
2 37 (47.44%) Open Source
3 25 (32.05%) Computer Science
4 9 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.56%) Replication
6 2 (2.56%) W3C
7 1 (1.28%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (43.59%) Apple iOS
2 32 (41.03%) Android
3 15 (19.23%) Linux
4 5 (6.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (60.26%) MVC
2 46 (58.97%) TDD
3 45 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (44.87%) Web Development
5 31 (39.74%) iOS Development
6 30 (38.46%) UML
7 29 (37.18%) Android Development
8 25 (32.05%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (21.79%) OO
10 14 (17.95%) Unit Testing
11 11 (14.10%) BDD
12 9 (11.54%) Integration Testing
13 8 (10.26%) SOA
13 8 (10.26%) OO PHP
14 7 (8.97%) Software Engineering
14 7 (8.97%) Web Application Development
15 5 (6.41%) Scrum
16 4 (5.13%) OOD
16 4 (5.13%) High Availability
16 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 77 (98.72%) Java
2 56 (71.79%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.82%) Ruby
4 9 (11.54%) SQL
5 8 (10.26%) PHP
6 4 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.13%) C#
7 3 (3.85%) C
8 2 (2.56%) XPath
8 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.56%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (41.03%) Security Cleared
2 30 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 25 (32.05%) Degree
4 2 (2.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (10.26%) Vagrant
1 8 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.56%) logstash
2 2 (2.56%) Graphite
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 35 (44.87%) Adobe
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle
3 4 (5.13%) Greenplum
4 2 (2.56%) Terracotta
4 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.56%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.56%) Google
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.28%) SAP
Gloucestershire
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West England
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Superdry
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago