The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JPA 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 5.66% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.64% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £38,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
JPA
South Wales

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 Torfaen region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 41.51% 65.00% 63.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 25
Average salary £36,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

JPA
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

JPA Salary Trend in Torfaen

JPA
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 1 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
Cwmbran - 3 £38,500 -
JPA
South Wales

JPA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) JSP
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Java EE
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) JAX-WS
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) JUnit

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) JSP
3 2 (50.00%) Java EE
4 1 (25.00%) JAX-WS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft