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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 193 207 194
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs citing JPA 45 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.71% 0.38% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.70% 0.84% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 42 18 16
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £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 2368 2121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.47% 44.80% 38.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2300 2138 1909
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 £25,500
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
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 30 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 +4 22 £41,250 -2.94% 2
Wiltshire +4 12 £37,500 +9.48% 3
Somerset -9 3 £35,000 +6.06%
Devon -20 2 £45,000 +5.88% 3
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 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 93 (100.00%) Java
2 88 (94.62%) Spring
3 71 (76.34%) Web Services
4 69 (74.19%) HTML
4 69 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (66.67%) Hibernate
5 62 (66.67%) JavaScript
6 61 (65.59%) CSS
7 57 (61.29%) HTML5
8 50 (53.76%) Ant
9 45 (48.39%) XML
9 45 (48.39%) XHTML
9 45 (48.39%) MVC
9 45 (48.39%) Spring MVC
9 45 (48.39%) Apache Flex
9 45 (48.39%) RIA
10 44 (47.31%) Maven
11 43 (46.24%) MongoDB
12 42 (45.16%) SOAP
13 41 (44.09%) Adobe
13 41 (44.09%) Internet
13 41 (44.09%) TDD
13 41 (44.09%) Spring Web Flow
14 38 (40.86%) Subversion
15 37 (39.78%) Open Source
15 37 (39.78%) WSDL
16 36 (38.71%) Apple iOS
16 36 (38.71%) Android
16 36 (38.71%) Web Development
17 35 (37.63%) SC Cleared

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 31 (33.33%) Joomla!
1 31 (33.33%) Alfresco
2 4 (4.30%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.30%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (4.30%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.15%) CMS
4 1 (1.08%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (44.09%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (46.24%) MongoDB
2 11 (11.83%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.68%) Big Data
4 8 (8.60%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.60%) Riak
5 3 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.23%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.08%) MySQL
6 1 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 50 (53.76%) Ant
2 44 (47.31%) Maven
3 38 (40.86%) Subversion
4 28 (30.11%) Eclipse
5 27 (29.03%) Apache Ivy
6 16 (17.20%) JMeter
7 15 (16.13%) NetBeans
7 15 (16.13%) Selenium
8 12 (12.90%) JUnit
8 12 (12.90%) Jenkins
9 11 (11.83%) Hudson
10 3 (3.23%) Cucumber
10 3 (3.23%) FitNesse
11 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (18.28%) Finance
2 13 (13.98%) Telecoms
3 12 (12.90%) Banking
4 3 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.08%) Back Office
5 1 (1.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 86 (92.47%) Developer
2 77 (82.80%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
3 12 (12.90%) Senior Developer
4 9 (9.68%) Java Software Engineer
4 9 (9.68%) Software Engineer
4 9 (9.68%) Software Developer
5 4 (4.30%) Junior
5 4 (4.30%) Junior Developer
5 4 (4.30%) Junior Java Developer
6 3 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (3.23%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (3.23%) Java Applications Developer
6 3 (3.23%) Graduate
6 3 (3.23%) Applications Developer
7 1 (1.08%) Technical Architect
7 1 (1.08%) Architect
7 1 (1.08%) Java Architect
7 1 (1.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (1.08%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (94.62%) Spring
2 71 (76.34%) Web Services
3 69 (74.19%) HTML
4 62 (66.67%) Hibernate
5 61 (65.59%) CSS
6 57 (61.29%) HTML5
7 45 (48.39%) Spring MVC
7 45 (48.39%) Apache Flex
7 45 (48.39%) XML
7 45 (48.39%) XHTML
8 42 (45.16%) SOAP
9 41 (44.09%) Spring Web Flow
10 37 (39.78%) WSDL
11 31 (33.33%) Dojo
12 28 (30.11%) Java EE
13 19 (20.43%) EJB
14 16 (17.20%) EJB 3.0
15 15 (16.13%) RESTful
15 15 (16.13%) jQuery
15 15 (16.13%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (48.39%) RIA
2 37 (39.78%) Open Source
3 26 (27.96%) Computer Science
4 14 (15.05%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.08%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 36 (38.71%) Android
1 36 (38.71%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.30%) UNIX
2 4 (4.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (48.39%) MVC
3 41 (44.09%) TDD
4 36 (38.71%) Web Development
5 31 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (32.26%) UML
7 28 (30.11%) Android Development
7 28 (30.11%) iOS Development
8 25 (26.88%) Unit Testing
9 14 (15.05%) Software Engineering
10 13 (13.98%) OO
11 11 (11.83%) Performance Testing
12 10 (10.75%) Scrum
13 9 (9.68%) Mentoring
14 5 (5.38%) Multithreading
15 4 (4.30%) Integration Testing
15 4 (4.30%) Load Testing
16 3 (3.23%) Pair Programming
16 3 (3.23%) E-Commerce
16 3 (3.23%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 93 (100.00%) Java
2 62 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 29 (31.18%) SQL
4 5 (5.38%) C
4 5 (5.38%) C++
5 3 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.23%) AspectJ
6 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (37.63%) SC Cleared
1 35 (37.63%) Security Cleared
2 33 (35.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 41 (44.09%) Adobe
2 27 (29.03%) Oracle
3 4 (4.30%) IBM
4 3 (3.23%) Greenplum
5 1 (1.08%) SAP
5 1 (1.08%) Sun
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per week + excellent benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + excellent benefits
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