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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 611 573 597
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +24
Permanent jobs citing JPA 294 353 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.78% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 221 287 254
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -13.79%

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
40373 45366 43957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.52% 40.52% 40.39%
Number of salaries quoted 34372 37889 38371
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 March 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 March 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 -62 236 £47,500 -5.00% 50
London -30 71 £60,000 +4.34% 17
South East +25 61 £42,500 -19.04% 4
Scotland +53 51 £40,000 +8.41% 6
Edinburgh +36 43 £40,000 +8.41% 4
East of England +22 32 £39,250 -21.50% 4
East Midlands +46 31 £42,500 +18.05% 7
South West -39 28 £55,000 +54.92% 4
City of London +5 26 £60,000 - 3
Berkshire +15 23 £50,000 - 1
Essex +6 19 £38,500 -14.44% 3
Nottinghamshire - 18 £39,000 - 3
Nottingham - 18 £39,000 - 3
Brighton -4 16 £37,250 -0.66%
East Sussex -4 16 £37,250 -0.66% 1
Hampshire +11 12 £40,000 -
Chelmsford +7 12 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Hertfordshire +5 12 £53,750 -6.52%
Gloucestershire - 12 £62,500 - 1
Bristol +2 10 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Hitchin - 8 - -
Northampton - 8 £42,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 8 £42,500 - 2
Wales -10 7 £35,500 +1.42% 1
Reading +4 6 £44,750 -
Bracknell -2 6 - -
South Wales -8 6 £35,500 +1.42% 1
Stirling - 6 - -
Newbury +11 5 £57,500 +15.00%
Fareham +10 4 £41,250 +3.12%

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 557 (99.82%) Java
2 445 (79.75%) Spring
3 420 (75.27%) Hibernate
4 270 (48.39%) JavaScript
5 268 (48.03%) MVC
6 254 (45.52%) J2EE
6 254 (45.52%) Web Services
7 252 (45.16%) HTML
8 245 (43.91%) SQL
9 224 (40.14%) Maven
10 219 (39.25%) Agile Software Development
11 206 (36.92%) CSS
12 196 (35.13%) Tomcat
13 195 (34.95%) XML
13 195 (34.95%) Oracle
14 167 (29.93%) Eclipse
15 165 (29.57%) Spring MVC
16 155 (27.78%) JBoss
17 152 (27.24%) Java EE
18 145 (25.99%) Linux
19 144 (25.81%) jQuery
20 142 (25.45%) Struts
21 139 (24.91%) JUnit
22 136 (24.37%) TDD
23 124 (22.22%) SQL Server
24 119 (21.33%) Ant
24 119 (21.33%) SOAP
25 113 (20.25%) Finance
26 107 (19.18%) Subversion
26 107 (19.18%) Web Development

JPA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (35.13%) Tomcat
2 155 (27.78%) JBoss
3 98 (17.56%) Apache
4 81 (14.52%) WebLogic
5 57 (10.22%) WebSphere
6 52 (9.32%) Apache Solr
7 28 (5.02%) GlassFish
8 21 (3.76%) Joomla!
8 21 (3.76%) Alfresco
8 21 (3.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 20 (3.58%) Oracle Service Bus
9 20 (3.58%) AquaLogic
9 20 (3.58%) Tuxedo
10 18 (3.23%) WildFly
11 15 (2.69%) Node.js
12 12 (2.15%) Mule
12 12 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
13 11 (1.97%) Jetty
14 10 (1.79%) nginx
15 9 (1.61%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 19 (3.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.36%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.79%) GitHub
3 8 (1.43%) PaaS
3 8 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.08%) SaaS
5 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.36%) ElastiCache
6 2 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 45 (8.06%) Internet
2 19 (3.41%) HTTP
3 18 (3.23%) LDAP
4 8 (1.43%) SMTP
5 6 (1.08%) NAS
5 6 (1.08%) SAN
6 5 (0.90%) AMQP
7 3 (0.54%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.36%) CTI
8 2 (0.36%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.18%) DNS
9 1 (0.18%) SSL
9 1 (0.18%) IPv4
9 1 (0.18%) IPv6
9 1 (0.18%) VoIP
9 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 106 (19.00%) MySQL
3 85 (15.23%) Relational Database
4 81 (14.52%) PostgreSQL
5 62 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 52 (9.32%) MongoDB
7 38 (6.81%) NoSQL
8 37 (6.63%) Oracle Reports
8 37 (6.63%) RDBMS
9 20 (3.58%) Crystal Reports
9 20 (3.58%) SQL Server 2005
9 20 (3.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (3.58%) Oracle Database 11g
9 20 (3.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 18 (3.23%) DB2
11 16 (2.87%) Hadoop
11 16 (2.87%) Redis
12 14 (2.51%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (2.33%) OLAP
13 13 (2.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 224 (40.14%) Maven
2 167 (29.93%) Eclipse
3 139 (24.91%) JUnit
4 119 (21.33%) Ant
5 107 (19.18%) Subversion
6 104 (18.64%) Git (software)
7 59 (10.57%) Jenkins
8 33 (5.91%) JIRA
9 29 (5.20%) NetBeans
10 25 (4.48%) Oracle Forms
10 25 (4.48%) Mockito
11 20 (3.58%) Selenium
11 20 (3.58%) Apache Ivy
12 18 (3.23%) Cucumber
13 16 (2.87%) TestNG
13 16 (2.87%) IntelliJ
14 15 (2.69%) TeamCity
14 15 (2.69%) Hudson
15 14 (2.51%) Redmine
16 12 (2.15%) ClearCase
General
1 113 (20.25%) Finance
2 49 (8.78%) Retail
3 44 (7.89%) Banking
4 33 (5.91%) Telecoms
5 20 (3.58%) Marketing
6 16 (2.87%) Publishing
7 11 (1.97%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.61%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.61%) Electronics
9 8 (1.43%) Advertising
9 8 (1.43%) Private Banking
10 7 (1.25%) Multimedia
10 7 (1.25%) Games
11 4 (0.72%) Automotive
12 3 (0.54%) Front Office
12 3 (0.54%) Military
13 2 (0.36%) Billing
13 2 (0.36%) Back Office
13 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 481 (86.20%) Developer
2 424 (75.99%) Java Developer
3 210 (37.63%) Senior Developer
4 168 (30.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 63 (11.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 32 (5.73%) J2EE Developer
6 32 (5.73%) Analyst
7 31 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 27 (4.84%) Programmer
9 26 (4.66%) Architect
10 24 (4.30%) Senior Analyst
10 24 (4.30%) Java Programmer
11 21 (3.76%) Analyst Developer
11 21 (3.76%) Software Developer
12 20 (3.58%) Senior Analyst Developer
13 19 (3.41%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
14 18 (3.23%) Java Architect
15 16 (2.87%) Java Software Engineer
16 12 (2.15%) Web Developer
17 11 (1.97%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 445 (79.75%) Spring
2 420 (75.27%) Hibernate
3 254 (45.52%) J2EE
3 254 (45.52%) Web Services
4 252 (45.16%) HTML
5 206 (36.92%) CSS
6 195 (34.95%) XML
7 165 (29.57%) Spring MVC
8 152 (27.24%) Java EE
9 144 (25.81%) jQuery
10 142 (25.45%) Struts
11 119 (21.33%) SOAP
12 98 (17.56%) EJB
13 97 (17.38%) JSP
14 89 (15.95%) Ajax
15 86 (15.41%) REST
16 85 (15.23%) Servlets
17 84 (15.05%) JDBC
18 82 (14.70%) RESTful
19 76 (13.62%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 80 (14.34%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (12.37%) Open Source
3 45 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (6.63%) Computer Science
5 27 (4.84%) RIA
6 21 (3.76%) N-Tier
7 18 (3.23%) Mobile App
8 15 (2.69%) Clustering
9 14 (2.51%) Inversion of Control
10 13 (2.33%) Data Structures
11 12 (2.15%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.61%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.61%) DTV
13 6 (1.08%) User Experience
13 6 (1.08%) DataPower
13 6 (1.08%) Credit Risk
14 5 (0.90%) iPad
14 5 (0.90%) Wiki
15 4 (0.72%) Blog
15 4 (0.72%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 145 (25.99%) Linux
2 83 (14.87%) UNIX
3 45 (8.06%) Windows
4 35 (6.27%) Apple iOS
5 34 (6.09%) Android
6 5 (0.90%) zOS
7 3 (0.54%) Debian
7 3 (0.54%) CentOS
8 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.18%) Solaris
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (48.03%) MVC
2 219 (39.25%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (24.37%) TDD
4 107 (19.18%) Web Development
5 100 (17.92%) Software Engineering
6 98 (17.56%) Continuous Integration
7 85 (15.23%) UML
8 78 (13.98%) OO
9 71 (12.72%) Unit Testing
10 69 (12.37%) E-Commerce
11 67 (12.01%) Scrum
12 61 (10.93%) SOA
13 59 (10.57%) Mentoring
14 50 (8.96%) Multithreading
15 41 (7.35%) BDD
16 37 (6.63%) OOD
17 34 (6.09%) RUP
18 33 (5.91%) Dependency Injection
18 33 (5.91%) iOS Development
19 32 (5.73%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 557 (99.82%) Java
2 270 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 245 (43.91%) SQL
4 38 (6.81%) PL/SQL
5 28 (5.02%) XPath
6 26 (4.66%) Ruby
7 25 (4.48%) C#
7 25 (4.48%) C++
8 24 (4.30%) XQuery
9 23 (4.12%) VB6
9 23 (4.12%) VB
10 22 (3.94%) AspectJ
10 22 (3.94%) Scala
11 21 (3.76%) COBOL
11 21 (3.76%) Perl
12 20 (3.58%) Delphi
12 20 (3.58%) Groovy
13 17 (3.05%) PHP
14 16 (2.87%) C
15 13 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 76 (13.62%) Degree
2 42 (7.53%) Security Cleared
3 28 (5.02%) SC Cleared
4 17 (3.05%) OCPJP
5 14 (2.51%) Sun Certification
6 12 (2.15%) OCMJD
7 8 (1.43%) DV Cleared
8 6 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (0.90%) CSSLP
10 3 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.66%) QA
2 3 (0.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.54%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (0.36%) vSphere
4 1 (0.18%) GridGain
4 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (2.51%) Vagrant
1 14 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.43%) Puppet
3 6 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.54%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle Flashback
5 2 (0.36%) logstash
5 2 (0.36%) Graphite
Vendors
1 195 (34.95%) Oracle
2 52 (9.32%) hybris
3 49 (8.78%) Microsoft
4 47 (8.42%) ATG
4 47 (8.42%) Demandware
5 44 (7.89%) Intershop
6 41 (7.35%) Endeca
7 38 (6.81%) Adobe
8 24 (4.30%) Sun
9 20 (3.58%) BEA
9 20 (3.58%) Micro Focus
10 18 (3.23%) Sybase
11 13 (2.33%) SAP
12 12 (2.15%) IBM
13 7 (1.25%) TIBCO
14 5 (0.90%) Red Hat
15 4 (0.72%) webMethods
16 3 (0.54%) Apple
16 3 (0.54%) Business Objects
16 3 (0.54%) EMC
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Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
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London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Market Rate plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: Unspecified Market Rate plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum
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London
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £40k - 55k per year
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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City, London
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London
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