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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 605 612 624
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs citing JPA 299 343 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.29% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.73% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 232 289 242
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,450 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%

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
40191 46930 43105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.80% 39.95% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 34376 40132 37445
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -31 245 £45,000 -10.00% 38
London -65 67 £55,000 -2.22% 10
Scotland +59 48 £40,000 -5.88% 3
East of England +30 40 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Edinburgh - 37 £36,000 - 2
East Midlands +33 35 £45,000 +28.57% 5
South East +9 33 £36,750 -30.00% 6
South West -23 29 £50,000 +29.87% 4
Essex +37 27 £37,500 -14.28% 3
City of London +49 26 £57,500 -4.16% 3
West Midlands +3 20 £42,500 -19.04%
Birmingham +6 18 £42,500 -26.08%
Nottingham - 16 £47,500 - 4
Nottinghamshire - 16 £47,500 - 4
Chelmsford +12 14 £37,500 -16.66%
Gloucestershire +5 12 £60,000 +100.00% 1
North West -1 11 £46,250 +2.77% 6
Brighton +10 9 £36,000 -10.00%
East Sussex +7 9 £36,000 -10.00%
Berkshire +6 9 £47,000 -10.47% 1
Stirling - 9 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire - 9 £42,500 - 1
Yorkshire -10 8 £35,000 -9.67%
Northampton - 8 £42,500 - 1
Surrey +18 7 £31,000 -43.63% 3
Somerset +15 7 £32,500 -33.67%
Hertfordshire +11 7 £67,500 +17.39% 1
Cheshire 0 7 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Cheltenham - 7 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire +20 6 £35,000 -9.67%

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 575 (99.48%) Java
2 452 (78.20%) Spring
3 445 (76.99%) Hibernate
4 273 (47.23%) MVC
5 268 (46.37%) Web Services
6 266 (46.02%) J2EE
7 244 (42.21%) JavaScript
8 243 (42.04%) SQL
9 228 (39.45%) Agile Software Development
10 215 (37.20%) Oracle
11 213 (36.85%) HTML
12 204 (35.29%) XML
12 204 (35.29%) Maven
13 189 (32.70%) Java EE
14 180 (31.14%) Tomcat
15 171 (29.58%) Spring MVC
16 169 (29.24%) Eclipse
17 168 (29.07%) CSS
18 155 (26.82%) JBoss
19 148 (25.61%) TDD
20 143 (24.74%) Struts
21 142 (24.57%) JUnit
22 133 (23.01%) jQuery
23 128 (22.15%) Software Engineering
24 127 (21.97%) SOAP
24 127 (21.97%) Linux
25 124 (21.45%) SDLC
26 113 (19.55%) SQL Server
26 113 (19.55%) Git (software)
27 112 (19.38%) EJB

JPA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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
1 180 (31.14%) Tomcat
2 155 (26.82%) JBoss
3 83 (14.36%) Apache
4 61 (10.55%) WebLogic
4 61 (10.55%) WebSphere
5 51 (8.82%) Apache Solr
6 19 (3.29%) CMS
7 18 (3.11%) Node.js
8 14 (2.42%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (2.08%) GlassFish
10 11 (1.90%) Oracle Service Bus
10 11 (1.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 11 (1.90%) AquaLogic
10 11 (1.90%) Tuxedo
11 10 (1.73%) Mule
11 10 (1.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 9 (1.56%) Jetty
12 9 (1.56%) Mule ESB
13 8 (1.38%) Apache ServiceMix
13 8 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (1.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.21%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (1.04%) Fredhopper
4 3 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.04%) SaaS
4 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.87%) PaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.17%) GitHub
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.46%) Internet
2 17 (2.94%) HTTP
3 11 (1.90%) LDAP
4 8 (1.38%) SMTP
5 6 (1.04%) Broadband
5 6 (1.04%) SAN
5 6 (1.04%) NAS
6 5 (0.87%) AMQP
7 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.17%) 4G
8 1 (0.17%) NFC
8 1 (0.17%) 3G
8 1 (0.17%) CTI
8 1 (0.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (19.55%) SQL Server
2 99 (17.13%) MySQL
3 94 (16.26%) PostgreSQL
4 75 (12.98%) Relational Database
5 63 (10.90%) Oracle Database
6 40 (6.92%) NoSQL
7 39 (6.75%) RDBMS
8 36 (6.23%) MongoDB
9 29 (5.02%) Oracle Reports
10 25 (4.33%) DB2
11 15 (2.60%) OLAP
12 12 (2.08%) OLTP
13 11 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
14 10 (1.73%) Jackrabbit
14 10 (1.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 10 (1.73%) Redis
Development Applications
1 204 (35.29%) Maven
2 169 (29.24%) Eclipse
3 142 (24.57%) JUnit
4 113 (19.55%) Git (software)
5 108 (18.69%) Ant
6 93 (16.09%) Subversion
7 50 (8.65%) Jenkins
8 30 (5.19%) JIRA
9 28 (4.84%) Redmine
10 22 (3.81%) Gradle
10 22 (3.81%) IntelliJ
11 17 (2.94%) Cucumber
11 17 (2.94%) Mockito
11 17 (2.94%) Log4j
12 16 (2.77%) NetBeans
12 16 (2.77%) Oracle Forms
13 15 (2.60%) TestNG
14 13 (2.25%) ClearCase
15 11 (1.90%) Selenium
15 11 (1.90%) jMock
General
1 111 (19.20%) Finance
2 46 (7.96%) Retail
3 37 (6.40%) Telecoms
4 29 (5.02%) Banking
5 18 (3.11%) Multimedia
5 18 (3.11%) Marketing
6 15 (2.60%) Publishing
7 11 (1.90%) Electronics
7 11 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.73%) Advertising
9 9 (1.56%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.38%) Games
11 7 (1.21%) Back Office
12 4 (0.69%) Automotive
13 3 (0.52%) Front Office
13 3 (0.52%) Military
13 3 (0.52%) Legal
14 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.35%) Billing
15 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 505 (87.37%) Developer
2 464 (80.28%) Java Developer
3 203 (35.12%) Senior Developer
4 181 (31.31%) Senior Java Developer
5 53 (9.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 35 (6.06%) Programmer
7 31 (5.36%) Java Programmer
8 26 (4.50%) Architect
9 25 (4.33%) Software Engineer
10 24 (4.15%) Analyst
11 21 (3.63%) Software Developer
11 21 (3.63%) J2EE Developer
12 20 (3.46%) Java Architect
13 16 (2.77%) Mid-Level Java Developer
14 15 (2.60%) Senior Analyst
14 15 (2.60%) Java Software Engineer
15 13 (2.25%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
15 13 (2.25%) Java Software Developer
15 13 (2.25%) Graduate
15 13 (2.25%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 452 (78.20%) Spring
2 445 (76.99%) Hibernate
3 268 (46.37%) Web Services
4 266 (46.02%) J2EE
5 213 (36.85%) HTML
6 204 (35.29%) XML
7 189 (32.70%) Java EE
8 171 (29.58%) Spring MVC
9 168 (29.07%) CSS
10 143 (24.74%) Struts
11 133 (23.01%) jQuery
12 127 (21.97%) SOAP
13 112 (19.38%) EJB
14 104 (17.99%) RESTful
15 95 (16.44%) JSP
16 93 (16.09%) Java SE
17 90 (15.57%) REST
18 87 (15.05%) Servlets
19 83 (14.36%) JMS
20 69 (11.94%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 83 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (8.13%) Computer Science
3 32 (5.54%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (2.42%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.25%) Data Structures
6 12 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
7 11 (1.90%) RIA
7 11 (1.90%) N-Tier
7 11 (1.90%) DTV
7 11 (1.90%) User Experience
8 9 (1.56%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.38%) Clustering
9 8 (1.38%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.04%) Credit Risk
10 6 (1.04%) DataPower
11 5 (0.87%) Replication
12 4 (0.69%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.69%) W3C
13 3 (0.52%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 127 (21.97%) Linux
2 102 (17.65%) UNIX
3 36 (6.23%) Windows
4 25 (4.33%) Apple iOS
4 25 (4.33%) Android
5 6 (1.04%) zOS
6 2 (0.35%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.17%) Solaris
7 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (47.23%) MVC
2 228 (39.45%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (25.61%) TDD
4 128 (22.15%) Software Engineering
5 124 (21.45%) SDLC
6 106 (18.34%) Scrum
7 90 (15.57%) Continuous Integration
8 88 (15.22%) OO
9 83 (14.36%) Web Development
10 68 (11.76%) E-Commerce
11 67 (11.59%) Unit Testing
12 60 (10.38%) UML
13 56 (9.69%) Open Source
13 56 (9.69%) Mentoring
14 49 (8.48%) BDD
14 49 (8.48%) Multithreading
15 48 (8.30%) RUP
16 41 (7.09%) Use Case
17 35 (6.06%) SOA
18 33 (5.71%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 575 (99.48%) Java
2 244 (42.21%) JavaScript
3 243 (42.04%) SQL
4 39 (6.75%) PL/SQL
5 33 (5.71%) AspectJ
6 32 (5.54%) Ruby
7 29 (5.02%) C
8 24 (4.15%) C++
9 23 (3.98%) XPath
10 22 (3.81%) C#
11 20 (3.46%) Groovy
11 20 (3.46%) Scala
12 18 (3.11%) Perl
13 17 (2.94%) XQuery
14 14 (2.42%) VB6
14 14 (2.42%) VB
15 13 (2.25%) PHP
16 12 (2.08%) Shell Script
16 12 (2.08%) Python
16 12 (2.08%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 76 (13.15%) Degree
2 27 (4.67%) Sun Certification
3 23 (3.98%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.25%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.90%) OCPJP
6 7 (1.21%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.87%) CSSLP
7 5 (0.87%) OCMJD
8 3 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.17%) OCMJEA
9 1 (0.17%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.63%) QA
2 4 (0.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.69%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (0.35%) vSphere
4 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.17%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 11 (1.90%) Vagrant
1 11 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.38%) Puppet
3 6 (1.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (0.69%) Oracle Flashback
4 4 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (0.69%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.35%) logstash
5 2 (0.35%) Graphite
Vendors
1 215 (37.20%) Oracle
2 53 (9.17%) hybris
3 51 (8.82%) ATG
4 48 (8.30%) Demandware
5 44 (7.61%) Intershop
6 36 (6.23%) Endeca
7 33 (5.71%) Microsoft
8 28 (4.84%) Adobe
9 27 (4.67%) Sun
10 21 (3.63%) IBM
11 17 (2.94%) Sybase
12 13 (2.25%) SAP
13 11 (1.90%) BEA
13 11 (1.90%) Micro Focus
14 6 (1.04%) Guidewire
14 6 (1.04%) Coverity
15 5 (0.87%) Red Hat
16 4 (0.69%) Apple
17 3 (0.52%) Business Objects
17 3 (0.52%) TIBCO
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
East London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Personnel IT
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefit
Posted: 4 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-50k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £45-55k DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Enorth Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
United Vanning
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago