The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 609 623 638
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +15
Permanent jobs citing JPA 310 365 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.34% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.82% 0.90% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 263 309 296
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37933 40425 44068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.83% 37.56% 38.42%
Number of salaries quoted 33037 34510 37055
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing JPA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JPA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JPA within the UK.

JPA Salary Trend in the UK

JPA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JPA over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 within the UK.

JPA Salary Histogram in the UK

JPA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +6 286 £47,500 -5.00% 38
London +23 89 £72,500 +26.08% 8
South West +21 61 £40,000 +14.28% 10
South East +15 38 £47,500 -13.63% 6
North West +23 36 £45,000 -7.69% 4
Manchester +5 28 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Gloucestershire -1 26 £55,000 -8.33% 5
East of England +6 25 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Wiltshire +15 19 £35,000 - 1
Wales +8 19 £36,250 -9.37%
East Sussex +15 17 £47,500 +19.49%
South Wales +11 17 £36,250 -9.37%
Hertfordshire +32 16 £43,750 -2.77% 3
East Midlands +10 15 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Cheltenham -9 14 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Brighton +14 13 £47,500 +19.49%
Nottinghamshire +12 12 £50,000 +5.26% 1
West Midlands -6 12 £21,500 -73.12% 2
Bristol +14 10 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Royston -2 10 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Wimbledon -3 10 £70,000 +7.69%
Chippenham -8 10 £35,000 - 1
Mansfield - 10 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 10 £47,250 - 2
Yorkshire +24 9 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Cheshire +35 8 £45,000 -10.00% 1
City of London +35 8 £77,500 +37.77% 1
West Yorkshire +20 8 £40,000 -25.58%
Clapham - 8 £52,500 -
Oxford - 8 £44,500 -

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing JPA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for JPA.

1 652 (100.00%) Java
2 583 (89.42%) Spring
3 469 (71.93%) Hibernate
4 462 (70.86%) Agile Software Development
5 342 (52.45%) Web Services
6 321 (49.23%) SQL
7 301 (46.17%) JavaScript
8 294 (45.09%) TDD
9 272 (41.72%) HTML
10 255 (39.11%) Java EE
11 252 (38.65%) JUnit
12 236 (36.20%) Oracle
13 228 (34.97%) SOAP
13 228 (34.97%) Finance
14 224 (34.36%) XML
15 223 (34.20%) MVC
16 222 (34.05%) CSS
17 216 (33.13%) Scrum
18 208 (31.90%) Maven
19 204 (31.29%) JMS
20 201 (30.83%) Git (software)
21 197 (30.21%) Software Engineering
22 193 (29.60%) Continuous Integration
23 187 (28.68%) RESTful
24 186 (28.53%) Tomcat
25 184 (28.22%) Spring MVC
26 183 (28.07%) Linux
27 180 (27.61%) J2EE
27 180 (27.61%) Jenkins
28 177 (27.15%) JBoss

JPA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 186 (28.53%) Tomcat
2 177 (27.15%) JBoss
3 75 (11.50%) WebSphere
4 72 (11.04%) Apache
5 58 (8.90%) WildFly
6 54 (8.28%) GlassFish
7 45 (6.90%) Mule
8 40 (6.13%) Jetty
8 40 (6.13%) WebLogic
9 37 (5.67%) Mule ESB
10 31 (4.75%) Alfresco
10 31 (4.75%) Apache Spark
10 31 (4.75%) Joomla!
10 31 (4.75%) WebSphere Application Server
11 24 (3.68%) Elasticsearch
12 16 (2.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 15 (2.30%) Confluence
14 14 (2.15%) Documentum
15 13 (1.99%) nginx
16 11 (1.69%) CMS
Business Applications
1 36 (5.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (2.61%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.61%) Apache OFBiz
5 2 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 70 (10.74%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (7.36%) SaaS
3 33 (5.06%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (1.69%) GitHub
5 7 (1.07%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (0.92%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.46%) PaaS
7 3 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.15%) Force.com
8 1 (0.15%) IaaS
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (6.75%) Internet
2 10 (1.53%) DNS
3 8 (1.23%) HTTP
4 7 (1.07%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.31%) AMQP
5 2 (0.31%) CTI
5 2 (0.31%) DVB
5 2 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.15%) Broadband
6 1 (0.15%) LDAP
6 1 (0.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (26.23%) MySQL
2 156 (23.93%) MongoDB
3 124 (19.02%) NoSQL
4 106 (16.26%) Relational Database
5 96 (14.72%) PostgreSQL
6 79 (12.12%) SQL Server
7 71 (10.89%) RDBMS
8 51 (7.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 45 (6.90%) Hadoop
10 44 (6.75%) Oracle Database
11 43 (6.60%) Big Data
12 35 (5.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 15 (2.30%) Hazelcast
13 15 (2.30%) InterSystems Cache
14 13 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
15 11 (1.69%) DB2
16 9 (1.38%) Neo4j
17 6 (0.92%) Couchbase
18 5 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
18 5 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 252 (38.65%) JUnit
2 208 (31.90%) Maven
3 201 (30.83%) Git (software)
4 180 (27.61%) Jenkins
5 146 (22.39%) Subversion
6 128 (19.63%) Eclipse
7 107 (16.41%) Ant
8 87 (13.34%) Hudson
9 80 (12.27%) IntelliJ
10 58 (8.90%) Cucumber
11 53 (8.13%) Mockito
12 50 (7.67%) JIRA
13 49 (7.52%) JBehave
14 48 (7.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 43 (6.60%) Gradle
16 41 (6.29%) Apache Ivy
17 38 (5.83%) Selenium
18 26 (3.99%) TestNG
19 20 (3.07%) RSpec
20 18 (2.76%) WATIR
General
1 228 (34.97%) Finance
2 76 (11.66%) Telecoms
3 69 (10.58%) Banking
4 67 (10.28%) Retail
5 40 (6.13%) Marketing
6 36 (5.52%) Electronics
6 36 (5.52%) Manufacturing
7 21 (3.22%) Billing
8 13 (1.99%) Games
9 12 (1.84%) Back Office
10 10 (1.53%) Advertising
11 8 (1.23%) Military
12 7 (1.07%) Financial Institution
12 7 (1.07%) Front Office
13 4 (0.61%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.46%) Legal
14 3 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.31%) Law
15 2 (0.31%) Publishing
16 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 534 (81.90%) Developer
2 470 (72.09%) Java Developer
3 157 (24.08%) Senior Developer
4 154 (23.62%) Senior Java Developer
5 52 (7.98%) Java Engineer
6 48 (7.36%) Web Developer
7 47 (7.21%) Lead Developer
8 46 (7.06%) Java Software Developer
8 46 (7.06%) Software Developer
9 41 (6.29%) Architect
10 39 (5.98%) J2EE Developer
10 39 (5.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 37 (5.67%) Lead Java Developer
12 35 (5.37%) Agile Developer
12 35 (5.37%) Agile Java Developer
13 33 (5.06%) Software Engineer
14 30 (4.60%) Senior Java Engineer
15 27 (4.14%) SQL Developer
16 24 (3.68%) Java Software Engineer
17 21 (3.22%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 583 (89.42%) Spring
2 469 (71.93%) Hibernate
3 342 (52.45%) Web Services
4 272 (41.72%) HTML
5 255 (39.11%) Java EE
6 228 (34.97%) SOAP
7 224 (34.36%) XML
8 222 (34.05%) CSS
9 204 (31.29%) JMS
10 187 (28.68%) RESTful
11 184 (28.22%) Spring MVC
12 180 (27.61%) J2EE
13 174 (26.69%) REST
14 144 (22.09%) JSP
15 121 (18.56%) JSON
16 114 (17.48%) jQuery
17 112 (17.18%) Ajax
18 108 (16.56%) JSF
19 103 (15.80%) Apache Camel
20 98 (15.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 83 (12.73%) Computer Science
2 62 (9.51%) Enterprise Software
3 51 (7.82%) Mathematics
4 50 (7.67%) Mobile App
5 39 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (5.21%) RIA
7 33 (5.06%) Artificial Intelligence
8 26 (3.99%) Web 2.0
9 24 (3.68%) User Experience
10 19 (2.91%) Hedge funds
10 19 (2.91%) Management Information System
11 17 (2.61%) Smart Meter
12 13 (1.99%) Data Structures
12 13 (1.99%) Equities
13 12 (1.84%) iPad
13 12 (1.84%) Mobile Games
14 10 (1.53%) Fintech
15 7 (1.07%) Digital Media
16 6 (0.92%) Clustering
16 6 (0.92%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 183 (28.07%) Linux
2 78 (11.96%) Android
3 76 (11.66%) Apple iOS
4 57 (8.74%) Unix
4 57 (8.74%) Windows
5 10 (1.53%) Mac OS
6 8 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (0.92%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.46%) CentOS
9 2 (0.31%) VMS
10 1 (0.15%) AIX
10 1 (0.15%) Solaris
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 462 (70.86%) Agile Software Development
2 294 (45.09%) TDD
3 223 (34.20%) MVC
4 216 (33.13%) Scrum
5 197 (30.21%) Software Engineering
6 193 (29.60%) Continuous Integration
7 145 (22.24%) OO
8 140 (21.47%) Web Development
9 127 (19.48%) UML
10 116 (17.79%) BDD
10 116 (17.79%) SOA
11 115 (17.64%) Unit Testing
12 85 (13.04%) Open Source
13 72 (11.04%) Kanban
13 72 (11.04%) OOP
14 70 (10.74%) Multithreading
15 68 (10.43%) Mentoring
16 66 (10.12%) Integration Testing
16 66 (10.12%) SDLC
17 56 (8.59%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 652 (100.00%) Java
2 321 (49.23%) SQL
3 301 (46.17%) JavaScript
4 92 (14.11%) Python
5 64 (9.82%) C#
6 54 (8.28%) Scala
7 50 (7.67%) Ruby
8 49 (7.52%) PL/SQL
9 44 (6.75%) C++
9 44 (6.75%) PHP
10 38 (5.83%) Clojure
11 32 (4.91%) C
11 32 (4.91%) Groovy
12 29 (4.45%) Shell Script
13 12 (1.84%) VB
13 12 (1.84%) VB.NET
13 12 (1.84%) VB6
13 12 (1.84%) VBA
14 11 (1.69%) Perl
15 10 (1.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 176 (26.99%) Degree
2 50 (7.67%) Security Cleared
3 44 (6.75%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (0.92%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.92%) HND
6 4 (0.61%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.15%) OCA
7 1 (0.15%) OCAJ
7 1 (0.15%) OCP
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.99%) QA
2 2 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (4.45%) Docker
2 6 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.31%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.15%) HDFS
4 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (3.83%) Puppet
2 6 (0.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 6 (0.92%) MOM
3 5 (0.77%) Ansible
3 5 (0.77%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.31%) Nagios
4 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.31%) Packer
5 1 (0.15%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.15%) Mesos
5 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 236 (36.20%) Oracle
2 37 (5.67%) SAP
3 33 (5.06%) Apple
3 33 (5.06%) IBM
4 32 (4.91%) Twitter
5 31 (4.75%) Facebook
6 30 (4.60%) Adobe
7 17 (2.61%) Splunk
8 16 (2.45%) Sybase
9 14 (2.15%) Atlassian
10 13 (1.99%) Fiorano
10 13 (1.99%) ILOG
10 13 (1.99%) Talend
10 13 (1.99%) WSO2
11 12 (1.84%) Google
12 10 (1.53%) Altova
13 8 (1.23%) EMC
13 8 (1.23%) Perforce
13 8 (1.23%) Serena
13 8 (1.23%) Telerik
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + 23 days holiday + bank holidays + private health + more!
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Training Opportunities
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Huxley
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Negotiable + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines
Spectrum IT
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + plus superb benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago