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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 186 195 205
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs citing JPA 52 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.84% 0.31% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.99% 0.72% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 46 12 14
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,000 £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
2608 2228 2145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.94% 43.79% 37.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2247 1996 1936
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 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +13 18 £38,250 +11.67% 2
Bristol +6 18 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Somerset - 5 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £40,000 -
Devon -21 1 £40,000 -5.88% 2
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 96 (100.00%) Java
2 87 (90.63%) Spring
3 69 (71.88%) Web Services
4 65 (67.71%) HTML
4 65 (67.71%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (59.38%) JavaScript
6 56 (58.33%) CSS
7 52 (54.17%) HTML5
8 48 (50.00%) Ant
9 46 (47.92%) Hibernate
10 44 (45.83%) SQL
10 44 (45.83%) Maven
11 42 (43.75%) Java EE
12 41 (42.71%) Oracle
13 37 (38.54%) Degree
14 36 (37.50%) Subversion
14 36 (37.50%) XML
14 36 (37.50%) Eclipse
15 35 (36.46%) SOAP
16 33 (34.38%) XHTML
16 33 (34.38%) EJB
16 33 (34.38%) MVC
16 33 (34.38%) Spring MVC
16 33 (34.38%) Apache Flex
16 33 (34.38%) RIA
17 31 (32.29%) TDD
18 29 (30.21%) Spring Web Flow
18 29 (30.21%) Adobe
18 29 (30.21%) Internet
19 28 (29.17%) Unit Testing

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (19.79%) Joomla!
1 19 (19.79%) Alfresco
2 4 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.17%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.08%) CMS
3 2 (2.08%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.08%) Mule
3 2 (2.08%) Confluence
3 2 (2.08%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (30.21%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.13%) MongoDB
2 11 (11.46%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.29%) Big Data
4 6 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.25%) Riak
5 2 (2.08%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 48 (50.00%) Ant
2 44 (45.83%) Maven
3 36 (37.50%) Eclipse
3 36 (37.50%) Subversion
4 26 (27.08%) JMeter
5 25 (26.04%) NetBeans
5 25 (26.04%) Selenium
6 21 (21.88%) Jenkins
7 20 (20.83%) Hudson
8 19 (19.79%) JUnit
9 15 (15.63%) Apache Ivy
10 5 (5.21%) Cucumber
10 5 (5.21%) FitNesse
11 2 (2.08%) EasyMock
11 2 (2.08%) Git (software)
11 2 (2.08%) Mockito
11 2 (2.08%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.08%) FindBugs
11 2 (2.08%) IntelliJ
11 2 (2.08%) Checkstyle
General
1 12 (12.50%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Banking
2 8 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.13%) Retail
4 2 (2.08%) Back Office
5 1 (1.04%) Electronics
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 89 (92.71%) Developer
2 80 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 21 (21.88%) Senior Java Developer
3 21 (21.88%) Senior Developer
4 11 (11.46%) Software Engineer
4 11 (11.46%) Java Software Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) Software Developer
6 5 (5.21%) Graduate
6 5 (5.21%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Junior Developer
7 4 (4.17%) Junior Java Developer
7 4 (4.17%) Junior
8 2 (2.08%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (2.08%) Graduate Java Developer
9 1 (1.04%) Java Technical Architect
9 1 (1.04%) Java Applications Developer
9 1 (1.04%) Java Architect
9 1 (1.04%) Architect
9 1 (1.04%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (90.63%) Spring
2 69 (71.88%) Web Services
3 65 (67.71%) HTML
4 56 (58.33%) CSS
5 52 (54.17%) HTML5
6 46 (47.92%) Hibernate
7 42 (43.75%) Java EE
8 36 (37.50%) XML
9 35 (36.46%) SOAP
10 33 (34.38%) Spring MVC
10 33 (34.38%) Apache Flex
10 33 (34.38%) XHTML
10 33 (34.38%) EJB
11 29 (30.21%) Spring Web Flow
12 28 (29.17%) EJB 3.0
13 25 (26.04%) WSDL
14 24 (25.00%) JSF
15 21 (21.88%) Dojo
16 20 (20.83%) jQuery
17 18 (18.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (34.38%) RIA
2 25 (26.04%) Open Source
3 19 (19.79%) Computer Science
4 12 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.04%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.13%) Android
1 27 (28.13%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.17%) UNIX
3 3 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (67.71%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (34.38%) MVC
3 31 (32.29%) TDD
4 28 (29.17%) Unit Testing
5 24 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (22.92%) Web Development
7 20 (20.83%) OO
8 17 (17.71%) Performance Testing
9 16 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 16 (16.67%) UML
9 16 (16.67%) Android Development
9 16 (16.67%) iOS Development
10 12 (12.50%) Scrum
11 8 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.21%) Multithreading
12 5 (5.21%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.21%) Integration Testing
13 4 (4.17%) Load Testing
14 3 (3.13%) Pair Programming
14 3 (3.13%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 96 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (59.38%) JavaScript
3 44 (45.83%) SQL
4 8 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 8 (8.33%) C
4 8 (8.33%) C++
5 3 (3.13%) AspectJ
6 2 (2.08%) ECMAScript
7 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (38.54%) Degree
2 23 (23.96%) SC Cleared
2 23 (23.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 41 (42.71%) Oracle
2 29 (30.21%) Adobe
3 4 (4.17%) IBM
4 3 (3.13%) JBoss
5 1 (1.04%) SAP
5 1 (1.04%) Sun
5 1 (1.04%) Greenplum
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + excellent benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + excellent benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits package
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