The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 617 551 539
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -12
Permanent jobs citing JPA 274 368 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 0.86% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 211 303 290
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -16.66%

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
39968 42832 43850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.34% 40.66% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34186 35557 38647
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JPA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
England -86 233 £47,500 -5.00% 56
London -46 69 £60,000 - 15
South East +15 60 £47,500 -5.00% 10
East of England +16 39 £40,000 -11.11% 12
South West -40 34 £47,500 +37.68% 8
City of London +10 32 £60,000 - 7
Scotland +22 27 £40,000 +8.41% 5
Edinburgh +15 27 £40,000 +8.41% 4
Berkshire +13 25 £52,500 -11.01% 7
East Midlands +43 23 £42,500 +18.05% 6
Essex 0 23 £40,000 -15.78% 11
Bristol +7 18 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Chelmsford +1 16 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Brighton - 15 £39,750 -
East Sussex - 15 £39,750 - 1
Hertfordshire +4 14 £40,000 -28.88%
Nottinghamshire - 14 £39,000 - 1
Nottingham - 14 £39,000 - 1
Hitchin - 12 - -
Gloucestershire - 11 £57,500 - 4
Wales -23 9 £35,500 +1.42%
Reading +1 8 - - 5
Hampshire -5 7 £40,000 - 1
Newbury -2 6 £57,500 -15.44% 1
South Wales -24 6 £35,500 +1.42%
Maidenhead - 5 £47,500 -
Fareham +8 4 £41,250 +3.12%
Chester +6 4 £47,500 +11.76%
Bracknell -8 4 - -
Cheshire -9 4 £47,500 +18.75%

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 539 (99.45%) Java
2 436 (80.44%) Spring
3 384 (70.85%) Hibernate
4 275 (50.74%) JavaScript
5 268 (49.45%) HTML
6 256 (47.23%) MVC
7 253 (46.68%) SQL
8 242 (44.65%) Web Services
9 237 (43.73%) J2EE
10 232 (42.80%) CSS
11 221 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
12 206 (38.01%) Maven
13 196 (36.16%) Tomcat
14 190 (35.06%) XML
15 178 (32.84%) Oracle
16 172 (31.73%) Spring MVC
17 154 (28.41%) Eclipse
18 149 (27.49%) TDD
19 144 (26.57%) Java EE
20 143 (26.38%) Linux
21 142 (26.20%) jQuery
22 139 (25.65%) JBoss
23 135 (24.91%) Struts
24 130 (23.99%) JUnit
25 125 (23.06%) SQL Server
26 115 (21.22%) Ant
26 115 (21.22%) Web Development
27 114 (21.03%) SOAP
28 112 (20.66%) Continuous Integration
29 109 (20.11%) MySQL

JPA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 196 (36.16%) Tomcat
2 139 (25.65%) JBoss
3 92 (16.97%) Apache
4 75 (13.84%) WebLogic
5 55 (10.15%) WebSphere
6 47 (8.67%) Apache Solr
7 31 (5.72%) GlassFish
8 29 (5.35%) Joomla!
8 29 (5.35%) Alfresco
9 24 (4.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 24 (4.43%) WildFly
10 23 (4.24%) Oracle Service Bus
10 23 (4.24%) AquaLogic
10 23 (4.24%) Tuxedo
11 15 (2.77%) Jetty
11 15 (2.77%) WebSphere Application Server
12 11 (2.03%) Mule
13 10 (1.85%) nginx
14 9 (1.66%) Node.js
14 9 (1.66%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 27 (4.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.18%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (1.11%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.85%) GitHub
3 8 (1.48%) PaaS
4 6 (1.11%) SaaS
5 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.37%) ElastiCache
6 2 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 62 (11.44%) Internet
2 23 (4.24%) LDAP
3 16 (2.95%) HTTP
4 6 (1.11%) SMTP
5 4 (0.74%) NAS
5 4 (0.74%) AMQP
5 4 (0.74%) SAN
6 3 (0.55%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.37%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (0.37%) CTI
8 1 (0.18%) VoIP
8 1 (0.18%) DNS
8 1 (0.18%) IPv4
8 1 (0.18%) IPv6
8 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (23.06%) SQL Server
2 109 (20.11%) MySQL
3 81 (14.94%) Relational Database
4 78 (14.39%) PostgreSQL
5 56 (10.33%) MongoDB
6 52 (9.59%) Oracle Database
7 33 (6.09%) Oracle Reports
8 28 (5.17%) NoSQL
9 25 (4.61%) RDBMS
10 23 (4.24%) Crystal Reports
10 23 (4.24%) SQL Server 2005
10 23 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (4.24%) Oracle Database 11g
10 23 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (3.14%) Hadoop
11 17 (3.14%) Big Data
12 16 (2.95%) Redis
13 15 (2.77%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (2.21%) DB2
15 10 (1.85%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 206 (38.01%) Maven
2 154 (28.41%) Eclipse
3 130 (23.99%) JUnit
4 115 (21.22%) Ant
5 109 (20.11%) Subversion
6 99 (18.27%) Git (software)
7 53 (9.78%) Jenkins
8 39 (7.20%) JIRA
9 34 (6.27%) NetBeans
10 26 (4.80%) Oracle Forms
11 25 (4.61%) Mockito
12 24 (4.43%) Selenium
13 23 (4.24%) Apache Ivy
14 18 (3.32%) TestNG
15 16 (2.95%) TeamCity
15 16 (2.95%) Cucumber
15 16 (2.95%) Hudson
16 13 (2.40%) Redmine
17 12 (2.21%) JMeter
18 11 (2.03%) ClearCase
General
1 106 (19.56%) Finance
2 45 (8.30%) Retail
3 41 (7.56%) Banking
4 33 (6.09%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.58%) Publishing
6 9 (1.66%) Marketing
7 8 (1.48%) Advertising
7 8 (1.48%) Private Banking
8 7 (1.29%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.92%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.74%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.74%) Automotive
10 4 (0.74%) Electronics
11 3 (0.55%) Front Office
11 3 (0.55%) Games
12 2 (0.37%) Back Office
12 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.37%) Legal
13 1 (0.18%) Military
13 1 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 464 (85.61%) Developer
2 405 (74.72%) Java Developer
3 205 (37.82%) Senior Developer
4 157 (28.97%) Senior Java Developer
5 63 (11.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 34 (6.27%) Software Engineer
7 33 (6.09%) J2EE Developer
8 32 (5.90%) Analyst
9 27 (4.98%) Senior Analyst
10 24 (4.43%) Analyst Developer
11 23 (4.24%) Senior Analyst Developer
12 22 (4.06%) Architect
13 20 (3.69%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
14 19 (3.51%) Programmer
15 18 (3.32%) Java Programmer
16 17 (3.14%) Java Software Engineer
16 17 (3.14%) Software Developer
17 15 (2.77%) Web Developer
18 11 (2.03%) Senior Software Engineer
18 11 (2.03%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 436 (80.44%) Spring
2 384 (70.85%) Hibernate
3 268 (49.45%) HTML
4 242 (44.65%) Web Services
5 237 (43.73%) J2EE
6 232 (42.80%) CSS
7 190 (35.06%) XML
8 172 (31.73%) Spring MVC
9 144 (26.57%) Java EE
10 142 (26.20%) jQuery
11 135 (24.91%) Struts
12 114 (21.03%) SOAP
13 96 (17.71%) EJB
14 95 (17.53%) Ajax
15 79 (14.58%) JSP
16 78 (14.39%) JSF
17 76 (14.02%) REST
18 75 (13.84%) JSON
18 75 (13.84%) Servlets
19 72 (13.28%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 71 (13.10%) Open Source
2 60 (11.07%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (8.67%) Computer Science
4 43 (7.93%) Enterprise Software
4 43 (7.93%) RIA
5 25 (4.61%) N-Tier
6 16 (2.95%) Mobile App
7 15 (2.77%) Inversion of Control
7 15 (2.77%) Clustering
8 13 (2.40%) Management Information System
9 11 (2.03%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.29%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.92%) Wiki
11 5 (0.92%) iPad
12 4 (0.74%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.74%) User Experience
12 4 (0.74%) Blog
12 4 (0.74%) Web 2.0
12 4 (0.74%) DTV
13 3 (0.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 143 (26.38%) Linux
2 77 (14.21%) UNIX
3 42 (7.75%) Windows
3 42 (7.75%) Apple iOS
4 41 (7.56%) Android
5 5 (0.92%) Debian
6 3 (0.55%) CentOS
7 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.37%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.18%) AIX
8 1 (0.18%) Solaris
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (47.23%) MVC
2 221 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (27.49%) TDD
4 115 (21.22%) Web Development
5 112 (20.66%) Continuous Integration
6 96 (17.71%) Software Engineering
7 93 (17.16%) UML
8 77 (14.21%) Unit Testing
9 76 (14.02%) OO
10 68 (12.55%) E-Commerce
11 67 (12.36%) Mentoring
12 62 (11.44%) SOA
13 51 (9.41%) Scrum
14 46 (8.49%) Multithreading
15 37 (6.83%) OOD
15 37 (6.83%) iOS Development
16 36 (6.64%) Android Development
17 35 (6.46%) BDD
18 31 (5.72%) Dependency Injection
19 26 (4.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 539 (99.45%) Java
2 275 (50.74%) JavaScript
3 253 (46.68%) SQL
4 31 (5.72%) PL/SQL
4 31 (5.72%) XPath
5 29 (5.35%) Scala
5 29 (5.35%) C#
6 27 (4.98%) XQuery
7 26 (4.80%) Ruby
8 24 (4.43%) VB6
8 24 (4.43%) C++
8 24 (4.43%) Perl
8 24 (4.43%) VB
9 23 (4.24%) COBOL
9 23 (4.24%) Delphi
10 19 (3.51%) Groovy
11 17 (3.14%) PHP
12 13 (2.40%) AspectJ
13 12 (2.21%) C
14 11 (2.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 87 (16.05%) Degree
2 49 (9.04%) Security Cleared
3 35 (6.46%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.40%) Sun Certification
5 12 (2.21%) OCPJP
5 12 (2.21%) OCMJD
6 8 (1.48%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (1.11%) VCP4
8 5 (0.92%) CSSLP
9 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.54%) QA
2 3 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.18%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 8 (1.48%) Vagrant
1 8 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (0.55%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.55%) Puppet
4 2 (0.37%) logstash
4 2 (0.37%) Graphite
Vendors
1 178 (32.84%) Oracle
2 59 (10.89%) Microsoft
3 47 (8.67%) Adobe
4 46 (8.49%) hybris
5 41 (7.56%) Demandware
5 41 (7.56%) ATG
6 38 (7.01%) Intershop
7 37 (6.83%) Endeca
8 23 (4.24%) Micro Focus
8 23 (4.24%) BEA
8 23 (4.24%) Sun
9 20 (3.69%) Sybase
10 10 (1.85%) IBM
11 8 (1.48%) SAP
12 7 (1.29%) TIBCO
13 4 (0.74%) webMethods
13 4 (0.74%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.74%) Greenplum
14 3 (0.55%) Google
14 3 (0.55%) Zend
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