The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 586 538 528
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -10
Permanent jobs citing JPA 331 359 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.33% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.83% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 287 320 370
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45358 43204 48402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.00% 39.68% 41.04%
Number of salaries quoted 38576 37499 42868
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 23 July 2014 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 23 July 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
England -66 297 £45,000 -18.18% 29
London -78 146 £57,500 -4.16% 9
South West +27 43 £39,000 -9.30% 8
South East -35 41 £40,000 -20.00% 3
City of London -17 40 £60,000 +10.09% 3
West Yorkshire -33 30 £41,250 -5.17% 3
Yorkshire -49 30 £41,250 +17.85% 3
Leeds -35 27 £42,500 -2.29% 3
Wiltshire +11 21 £38,250 - 3
Scotland -5 19 £42,000 +23.52%
Brighton -18 16 £40,000 +6.66%
East Sussex -19 16 £40,000 +6.66%
Chippenham - 16 £32,500 - 2
North West +17 15 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Cheshire +6 14 £43,750 +2.94%
Wales -4 13 £38,500 -16.75% 3
South Wales 0 12 £38,500 -16.75% 3
Glasgow -1 12 £41,000 -
East of England -11 11 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Somerset - 10 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire +9 9 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Bath - 9 £35,000 -
Warrington - 8 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire 0 7 £55,000 -
Berkshire -2 7 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Milton Keynes -5 7 £55,000 -
Cardiff -9 7 £30,565 -33.91% 2
Essex - 7 £45,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 7 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 7 £35,000 -

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 705 (99.86%) Java
2 545 (77.20%) Spring
3 520 (73.65%) Hibernate
4 370 (52.41%) Maven
5 351 (49.72%) SQL
6 341 (48.30%) Web Services
7 323 (45.75%) J2EE
8 301 (42.63%) Java EE
9 263 (37.25%) Ant
10 257 (36.40%) MVC
11 255 (36.12%) Oracle
12 244 (34.56%) JavaScript
13 233 (33.00%) Tomcat
14 220 (31.16%) HTML
15 203 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
16 201 (28.47%) JUnit
17 200 (28.33%) JMS
18 195 (27.62%) JSP
19 193 (27.34%) CSS
20 189 (26.77%) Spring MVC
21 185 (26.20%) XML
22 184 (26.06%) Struts
23 182 (25.78%) EJB
24 181 (25.64%) Eclipse
25 176 (24.93%) MySQL
26 173 (24.50%) SOAP
27 159 (22.52%) OO
28 156 (22.10%) UML
29 155 (21.95%) JBoss
29 155 (21.95%) Servlets

JPA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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
1 233 (33.00%) Tomcat
2 95 (13.46%) Apache
3 57 (8.07%) WebLogic
4 52 (7.37%) WebSphere
5 46 (6.52%) GlassFish
6 31 (4.39%) Apache Solr
7 23 (3.26%) CMS
8 20 (2.83%) Adobe CQ
9 17 (2.41%) WebSphere Application Server
10 16 (2.27%) Jetty
11 15 (2.12%) IIS
11 15 (2.12%) Node.js
12 7 (0.99%) Joomla!
12 7 (0.99%) Alfresco
13 6 (0.85%) WebSphere Process Server
14 5 (0.71%) Mule
14 5 (0.71%) Apache ServiceMix
14 5 (0.71%) Confluence
15 4 (0.57%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
15 4 (0.57%) MQSeries
Applications
1 11 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.13%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.13%) GIMP
3 4 (0.57%) ArcView
4 1 (0.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.13%) Fredhopper
2 5 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.27%) SaaS
3 14 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.71%) Google App Engine
5 3 (0.42%) PaaS
5 3 (0.42%) GitHub
6 1 (0.14%) IaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.67%) HTTP
2 31 (4.39%) Internet
3 18 (2.55%) TCP/IP
4 17 (2.41%) SMTP
5 14 (1.98%) LDAP
6 8 (1.13%) PuTTY
7 6 (0.85%) AMQP
8 5 (0.71%) SAN
8 5 (0.71%) Intranet
9 4 (0.57%) NAS
10 2 (0.28%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.28%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (0.28%) VoIP
10 2 (0.28%) IPv4
10 2 (0.28%) IPv6
10 2 (0.28%) DNS
11 1 (0.14%) SSL
11 1 (0.14%) Wireless
11 1 (0.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (24.93%) MySQL
2 107 (15.16%) Relational Database
3 85 (12.04%) SQL Server
4 76 (10.76%) RDBMS
5 50 (7.08%) Oracle Database
6 43 (6.09%) Big Data
7 31 (4.39%) MongoDB
8 30 (4.25%) NoSQL
9 19 (2.69%) Jackrabbit
10 11 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (1.42%) OLAP
12 8 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.13%) OLTP
13 6 (0.85%) Redis
14 5 (0.71%) DB2
14 5 (0.71%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.57%) Oracle OLAP
15 4 (0.57%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
16 3 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 370 (52.41%) Maven
2 263 (37.25%) Ant
3 201 (28.47%) JUnit
4 181 (25.64%) Eclipse
5 143 (20.25%) Subversion
6 118 (16.71%) Selenium
7 105 (14.87%) Jenkins
8 81 (11.47%) Hudson
9 74 (10.48%) JMeter
10 62 (8.78%) NetBeans
11 58 (8.22%) Apache Ivy
12 56 (7.93%) Git (software)
13 47 (6.66%) Mockito
14 42 (5.95%) Cucumber
15 39 (5.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 36 (5.10%) JIRA
17 24 (3.40%) JBehave
18 21 (2.97%) Log4j
19 14 (1.98%) TeamCity
20 12 (1.70%) EasyMock
General
1 85 (12.04%) Finance
2 46 (6.52%) Retail
3 41 (5.81%) Games
4 38 (5.38%) Banking
5 35 (4.96%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.83%) Investment Banking
7 17 (2.41%) Publishing
8 12 (1.70%) Marketing
9 9 (1.27%) Advertising
10 5 (0.71%) Legal
10 5 (0.71%) Front Office
10 5 (0.71%) Back Office
11 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.28%) Billing
12 1 (0.14%) Electronics
12 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 634 (89.80%) Developer
2 560 (79.32%) Java Developer
3 235 (33.29%) Senior Developer
4 215 (30.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 104 (14.73%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 69 (9.77%) J2EE Developer
7 54 (7.65%) Web Developer
8 36 (5.10%) Java Web Developer
9 34 (4.82%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 32 (4.53%) Lead Developer
11 30 (4.25%) Applications Support
12 25 (3.54%) Consultant
13 23 (3.26%) Software Engineer
14 18 (2.55%) Architect
15 17 (2.41%) Team Leader
16 15 (2.12%) Junior Developer
16 15 (2.12%) Junior
16 15 (2.12%) Lead Java Developer
16 15 (2.12%) JavaScript Developer
16 15 (2.12%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 545 (77.20%) Spring
2 520 (73.65%) Hibernate
3 341 (48.30%) Web Services
4 323 (45.75%) J2EE
5 301 (42.63%) Java EE
6 220 (31.16%) HTML
7 200 (28.33%) JMS
8 195 (27.62%) JSP
9 193 (27.34%) CSS
10 189 (26.77%) Spring MVC
11 185 (26.20%) XML
12 184 (26.06%) Struts
13 182 (25.78%) EJB
14 173 (24.50%) SOAP
15 155 (21.95%) Servlets
16 146 (20.68%) jQuery
17 133 (18.84%) JSON
18 131 (18.56%) JSF
19 116 (16.43%) Ajax
19 116 (16.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 90 (12.75%) Computer Science
2 79 (11.19%) Open Source
3 33 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (3.97%) Mathematics
4 28 (3.97%) Management Information System
5 20 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 18 (2.55%) Client/Server
6 18 (2.55%) RIA
7 17 (2.41%) Digital Media
8 15 (2.12%) Mobile App
9 13 (1.84%) Web 2.0
10 12 (1.70%) GIS
11 9 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
12 8 (1.13%) PKI
13 7 (0.99%) N-Tier
13 7 (0.99%) Mobile Games
13 7 (0.99%) iPad
14 6 (0.85%) DataPower
15 3 (0.42%) Hedge funds
15 3 (0.42%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 145 (20.54%) Linux
2 90 (12.75%) UNIX
3 44 (6.23%) Apple iOS
4 43 (6.09%) Android
5 34 (4.82%) Windows
6 10 (1.42%) Mac OS X
6 10 (1.42%) Mac OS
7 6 (0.85%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (36.40%) MVC
2 203 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (22.52%) OO
4 156 (22.10%) UML
5 146 (20.68%) TDD
6 134 (18.98%) Scrum
7 125 (17.71%) Web Development
8 103 (14.59%) Unit Testing
9 96 (13.60%) SOA
10 90 (12.75%) BDD
11 88 (12.46%) E-Commerce
12 85 (12.04%) Software Engineering
13 76 (10.76%) Continuous Integration
14 56 (7.93%) Performance Testing
15 41 (5.81%) Use Case
15 41 (5.81%) OOD
15 41 (5.81%) Dependency Injection
16 39 (5.52%) Refactoring
17 37 (5.24%) Multithreading
18 30 (4.25%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 705 (99.86%) Java
2 351 (49.72%) SQL
3 244 (34.56%) JavaScript
4 51 (7.22%) Scala
5 36 (5.10%) PL/SQL
6 30 (4.25%) Groovy
7 29 (4.11%) Python
7 29 (4.11%) PHP
8 27 (3.82%) C#
9 24 (3.40%) C
10 22 (3.12%) C++
10 22 (3.12%) Shell Script
11 20 (2.83%) Ruby
12 19 (2.69%) ECMAScript
13 12 (1.70%) Perl
14 11 (1.56%) T-SQL
15 8 (1.13%) XQuery
15 8 (1.13%) XPath
16 5 (0.71%) AspectJ
17 4 (0.57%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 141 (19.97%) Degree
2 9 (1.27%) Security Cleared
3 7 (0.99%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.57%) Sun Certification
4 4 (0.57%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.14%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.14%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.67%) QA
2 1 (0.14%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.14%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (1.13%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (1.42%) Ansible
2 7 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (0.57%) Nagios
3 4 (0.57%) Opsview
3 4 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.57%) Hyperic
4 3 (0.42%) Puppet
4 3 (0.42%) MOM
5 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 255 (36.12%) Oracle
2 155 (21.95%) JBoss
3 51 (7.22%) Adobe
4 40 (5.67%) ATG
5 38 (5.38%) hybris
5 38 (5.38%) Demandware
6 37 (5.24%) Endeca
7 30 (4.25%) Intershop
8 22 (3.12%) IBM
9 20 (2.83%) Google
10 11 (1.56%) Microsoft
11 9 (1.27%) VMware
12 5 (0.71%) Sun
12 5 (0.71%) Sybase
13 4 (0.57%) Chordiant
13 4 (0.57%) Zend
13 4 (0.57%) Remedy
13 4 (0.57%) ESRI
13 4 (0.57%) Talend
14 3 (0.42%) WSO2
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Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + Plus generous benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £25k - 34k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £60000 per annum
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West London
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Salary: Competitive Salary
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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