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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 192 196 198
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing JPA 49 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.77% 0.40% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.86% 0.89% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 45 18 16
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £38,750
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
2641 2354 2097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.74% 44.78% 38.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2309 2120 1879
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Bristol +1 22 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Wiltshire +5 14 £37,500 +9.48% 2
Somerset -7 4 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Devon -21 2 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £60,000 -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 92 (100.00%) Java
2 87 (94.57%) Spring
3 70 (76.09%) Web Services
4 68 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (72.83%) HTML
6 60 (65.22%) JavaScript
7 59 (64.13%) CSS
7 59 (64.13%) Hibernate
8 55 (59.78%) HTML5
9 49 (53.26%) Ant
10 44 (47.83%) Maven
11 43 (46.74%) Spring MVC
11 43 (46.74%) Apache Flex
11 43 (46.74%) RIA
11 43 (46.74%) XML
11 43 (46.74%) XHTML
11 43 (46.74%) MVC
12 40 (43.48%) SOAP
12 40 (43.48%) MongoDB
13 39 (42.39%) Spring Web Flow
13 39 (42.39%) Adobe
13 39 (42.39%) Internet
13 39 (42.39%) TDD
14 38 (41.30%) Subversion
15 35 (38.04%) Open Source
15 35 (38.04%) WSDL
16 34 (36.96%) Apple iOS
16 34 (36.96%) Android
16 34 (36.96%) Web Development
17 33 (35.87%) Degree

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 29 (31.52%) Joomla!
1 29 (31.52%) Alfresco
2 4 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.17%) CMS
4 1 (1.09%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (42.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (43.48%) MongoDB
2 11 (11.96%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.70%) Big Data
4 7 (7.61%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.61%) Riak
5 3 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.09%) MySQL
6 1 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 49 (53.26%) Ant
2 44 (47.83%) Maven
3 38 (41.30%) Subversion
4 29 (31.52%) Eclipse
5 25 (27.17%) Apache Ivy
6 18 (19.57%) JMeter
7 17 (18.48%) NetBeans
7 17 (18.48%) Selenium
8 14 (15.22%) Jenkins
9 13 (14.13%) Hudson
10 12 (13.04%) JUnit
11 3 (3.26%) FitNesse
11 3 (3.26%) Cucumber
12 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (18.48%) Finance
2 13 (14.13%) Telecoms
3 12 (13.04%) Banking
4 3 (3.26%) Retail
5 2 (2.17%) Back Office
6 1 (1.09%) Electronics
6 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (92.39%) Developer
2 76 (82.61%) Java Developer
3 14 (15.22%) Senior Java Developer
3 14 (15.22%) Senior Developer
4 9 (9.78%) Java Software Engineer
4 9 (9.78%) Software Engineer
4 9 (9.78%) Software Developer
5 4 (4.35%) Junior
5 4 (4.35%) Junior Developer
5 4 (4.35%) Junior Java Developer
6 3 (3.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (3.26%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (3.26%) Graduate
7 2 (2.17%) Applications Developer
7 2 (2.17%) Java Applications Developer
8 1 (1.09%) Java Architect
8 1 (1.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.09%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.09%) Technical Architect
8 1 (1.09%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (94.57%) Spring
2 70 (76.09%) Web Services
3 67 (72.83%) HTML
4 59 (64.13%) CSS
4 59 (64.13%) Hibernate
5 55 (59.78%) HTML5
6 43 (46.74%) Spring MVC
6 43 (46.74%) Apache Flex
6 43 (46.74%) XML
6 43 (46.74%) XHTML
7 40 (43.48%) SOAP
8 39 (42.39%) Spring Web Flow
9 35 (38.04%) WSDL
10 30 (32.61%) Java EE
11 29 (31.52%) Dojo
12 21 (22.83%) EJB
13 18 (19.57%) EJB 3.0
14 17 (18.48%) JSF
15 15 (16.30%) RESTful
15 15 (16.30%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 43 (46.74%) RIA
2 35 (38.04%) Open Source
3 25 (27.17%) Computer Science
4 13 (14.13%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.26%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.09%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (36.96%) Android
1 34 (36.96%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.43%) Linux
3 4 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (46.74%) MVC
3 39 (42.39%) TDD
4 34 (36.96%) Web Development
5 30 (32.61%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (30.43%) UML
7 26 (28.26%) Android Development
7 26 (28.26%) iOS Development
8 24 (26.09%) Unit Testing
9 15 (16.30%) OO
10 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
11 12 (13.04%) Performance Testing
12 10 (10.87%) Scrum
13 9 (9.78%) Mentoring
14 5 (5.43%) Integration Testing
14 5 (5.43%) Multithreading
15 4 (4.35%) Load Testing
16 3 (3.26%) Pair Programming
16 3 (3.26%) E-Commerce
16 3 (3.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 92 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (65.22%) JavaScript
3 31 (33.70%) SQL
4 5 (5.43%) C
4 5 (5.43%) C++
5 3 (3.26%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.26%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.26%) AspectJ
6 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (35.87%) Degree
1 33 (35.87%) SC Cleared
1 33 (35.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (42.39%) Adobe
2 29 (31.52%) Oracle
3 4 (4.35%) IBM
4 3 (3.26%) Greenplum
5 1 (1.09%) SAP
5 1 (1.09%) Sun
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