The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 83 - 88
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JPA 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.44% - 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.28% - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £34,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -10.91%
JPA
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
313 292 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 34.47% 31.00% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 267 268 307
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JPA across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

JPA
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JPA across the Southampton region.

JPA Salary Trend in Southampton

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Gradle
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
3 3 (60.00%) Java EE
4 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) JMS
5 1 (20.00%) JBoss

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) Gradle
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) Java EE
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) JSF
4 1 (20.00%) JMS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat