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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 625 548 500
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -48
Permanent jobs citing JPA 266 358 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.33% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.81% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 209 295 370
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%

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
40720 44212 48079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.86% 41.02% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 35086 37344 42863
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -83 242 £47,500 -5.00% 22
London -79 78 £60,000 - 6
South East -1 54 £45,000 -10.00% 6
South West -7 40 £40,000 +19.40% 1
East of England 0 34 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Bristol +11 25 £45,000 +5.88% 1
City of London -1 23 £60,000 - 2
Essex -1 15 £31,000 -38.00% 3
Hertfordshire - 15 £37,500 -
West Midlands -19 13 £47,000 +9.94%
East Sussex - 13 £36,000 - 2
Brighton - 13 £36,000 - 2
Berkshire -1 12 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Hitchin - 12 - -
Scotland +13 11 £40,000 +23.07% 1
North West -25 11 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Buckinghamshire - 11 £45,000 -
Chelmsford +7 9 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Cheshire -3 9 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Birmingham - 9 £40,000 -
Marlow - 9 £45,000 -
Glasgow +16 8 £39,250 -
York +16 8 £45,000 +20.00%
North Yorkshire +14 8 £45,000 +20.00%
Chester +4 8 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Wales +3 8 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Yorkshire -48 8 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Wiltshire -17 6 £37,500 +15.38%
West Sussex - 6 £50,000 - 1
Sussex - 6 £47,500 -

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 579 (99.48%) Java
2 472 (81.10%) Spring
3 416 (71.48%) Hibernate
4 314 (53.95%) HTML
5 303 (52.06%) JavaScript
6 290 (49.83%) Agile Software Development
7 274 (47.08%) SQL
8 272 (46.74%) CSS
9 248 (42.61%) Web Services
10 247 (42.44%) MVC
11 240 (41.24%) J2EE
12 225 (38.66%) Maven
13 213 (36.60%) XML
14 202 (34.71%) TDD
15 200 (34.36%) Tomcat
16 192 (32.99%) Spring MVC
17 189 (32.47%) Oracle
18 168 (28.87%) Linux
19 160 (27.49%) Java EE
20 154 (26.46%) JUnit
21 152 (26.12%) jQuery
22 151 (25.95%) Eclipse
23 150 (25.77%) Continuous Integration
24 143 (24.57%) JBoss
25 132 (22.68%) MySQL
26 129 (22.16%) Ant
27 124 (21.31%) SOAP
28 123 (21.13%) Ajax
29 118 (20.27%) Subversion
30 117 (20.10%) UML

JPA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 200 (34.36%) Tomcat
2 143 (24.57%) JBoss
3 73 (12.54%) Apache
4 67 (11.51%) WebSphere
5 66 (11.34%) WebLogic
6 44 (7.56%) GlassFish
7 35 (6.01%) Alfresco
7 35 (6.01%) Joomla!
8 28 (4.81%) WebSphere Application Server
9 26 (4.47%) Apache Solr
10 24 (4.12%) WildFly
11 16 (2.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 15 (2.58%) Oracle Service Bus
12 15 (2.58%) AquaLogic
12 15 (2.58%) Tuxedo
13 14 (2.41%) Adobe CQ
14 10 (1.72%) nginx
14 10 (1.72%) Node.js
14 10 (1.72%) Jetty
15 8 (1.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 27 (4.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.03%) ArcView
3 1 (0.17%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (1.55%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.72%) GitHub
3 9 (1.55%) PaaS
4 5 (0.86%) SaaS
5 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.17%) IaaS
6 1 (0.17%) ElastiCache
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 76 (13.06%) Internet
2 33 (5.67%) HTTP
3 25 (4.30%) LDAP
4 11 (1.89%) SMTP
5 4 (0.69%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.52%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (0.52%) PuTTY
6 3 (0.52%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (0.34%) CTI
8 1 (0.17%) VoIP
8 1 (0.17%) DNS
8 1 (0.17%) IPv4
8 1 (0.17%) IPv6
8 1 (0.17%) AMQP
8 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (22.68%) MySQL
2 105 (18.04%) SQL Server
3 101 (17.35%) Relational Database
4 69 (11.86%) MongoDB
5 56 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
6 44 (7.56%) Oracle Database
7 43 (7.39%) NoSQL
8 35 (6.01%) Big Data
9 33 (5.67%) RDBMS
10 21 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
11 20 (3.44%) Oracle Reports
12 17 (2.92%) Hadoop
13 15 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
13 15 (2.58%) Crystal Reports
13 15 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (2.23%) Redis
15 11 (1.89%) Jackrabbit
16 10 (1.72%) Riak
Development Applications
1 225 (38.66%) Maven
2 154 (26.46%) JUnit
3 151 (25.95%) Eclipse
4 129 (22.16%) Ant
5 118 (20.27%) Subversion
6 99 (17.01%) Git (software)
7 60 (10.31%) Selenium
8 59 (10.14%) Jenkins
9 50 (8.59%) JIRA
10 42 (7.22%) NetBeans
11 35 (6.01%) Mockito
11 35 (6.01%) Cucumber
12 33 (5.67%) Apache Ivy
13 32 (5.50%) JMeter
14 23 (3.95%) Hudson
15 18 (3.09%) Log4j
15 18 (3.09%) JBehave
16 15 (2.58%) TeamCity
16 15 (2.58%) Oracle Forms
17 10 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 92 (15.81%) Finance
2 50 (8.59%) Banking
3 42 (7.22%) Telecoms
4 30 (5.15%) Retail
5 26 (4.47%) Games
6 12 (2.06%) Publishing
7 10 (1.72%) Advertising
8 8 (1.37%) Private Banking
9 7 (1.20%) Marketing
10 6 (1.03%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.69%) Legal
12 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.34%) Front Office
12 2 (0.34%) Back Office
12 2 (0.34%) Electronics
13 1 (0.17%) Automotive
13 1 (0.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 506 (86.94%) Developer
2 432 (74.23%) Java Developer
3 164 (28.18%) Senior Developer
4 126 (21.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 73 (12.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 41 (7.04%) J2EE Developer
7 31 (5.33%) Software Engineer
8 25 (4.30%) Web Developer
9 22 (3.78%) Architect
10 21 (3.61%) Software Developer
11 20 (3.44%) Analyst
11 20 (3.44%) Senior Analyst
11 20 (3.44%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
12 17 (2.92%) Java Software Engineer
13 15 (2.58%) Analyst Developer
13 15 (2.58%) Lead Developer
13 15 (2.58%) Java Web Developer
13 15 (2.58%) Senior Analyst Developer
14 14 (2.41%) Lead Java Developer
15 12 (2.06%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 472 (81.10%) Spring
2 416 (71.48%) Hibernate
3 314 (53.95%) HTML
4 272 (46.74%) CSS
5 248 (42.61%) Web Services
6 240 (41.24%) J2EE
7 213 (36.60%) XML
8 192 (32.99%) Spring MVC
9 160 (27.49%) Java EE
10 152 (26.12%) jQuery
11 124 (21.31%) SOAP
12 123 (21.13%) Ajax
13 110 (18.90%) JSON
14 107 (18.38%) JSP
14 107 (18.38%) REST
15 105 (18.04%) Struts
16 102 (17.53%) Servlets
17 100 (17.18%) EJB
18 92 (15.81%) HTML5
19 86 (14.78%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 77 (13.23%) Open Source
2 63 (10.82%) Computer Science
3 55 (9.45%) RIA
3 55 (9.45%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.44%) Mobile App
5 20 (3.44%) Management Information System
6 19 (3.26%) N-Tier
7 16 (2.75%) Client/Server
8 14 (2.41%) Mathematics
9 13 (2.23%) Clustering
10 9 (1.55%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
12 7 (1.20%) iPad
13 6 (1.03%) Algorithms
13 6 (1.03%) Digital Media
13 6 (1.03%) GIS
14 4 (0.69%) Mobile Games
14 4 (0.69%) Web 2.0
14 4 (0.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 168 (28.87%) Linux
2 84 (14.43%) UNIX
3 55 (9.45%) Android
4 54 (9.28%) Apple iOS
5 35 (6.01%) Windows
6 5 (0.86%) Debian
7 3 (0.52%) CentOS
8 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.17%) AIX
9 1 (0.17%) Solaris
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (49.83%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (42.44%) MVC
3 202 (34.71%) TDD
4 150 (25.77%) Continuous Integration
5 117 (20.10%) UML
6 116 (19.93%) Web Development
7 97 (16.67%) OO
8 92 (15.81%) Unit Testing
9 84 (14.43%) Software Engineering
10 73 (12.54%) SOA
11 70 (12.03%) Mentoring
12 63 (10.82%) Scrum
13 57 (9.79%) E-Commerce
14 55 (9.45%) BDD
15 54 (9.28%) Multithreading
16 47 (8.08%) Android Development
17 46 (7.90%) iOS Development
18 44 (7.56%) Dependency Injection
19 34 (5.84%) OOD
20 29 (4.98%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 579 (99.48%) Java
2 303 (52.06%) JavaScript
3 274 (47.08%) SQL
4 37 (6.36%) C#
5 36 (6.19%) PL/SQL
6 35 (6.01%) Scala
7 33 (5.67%) Perl
8 32 (5.50%) Ruby
9 26 (4.47%) XPath
10 24 (4.12%) PHP
11 23 (3.95%) XQuery
12 20 (3.44%) Groovy
13 17 (2.92%) C++
13 17 (2.92%) Delphi
14 15 (2.58%) COBOL
14 15 (2.58%) VB
14 15 (2.58%) VB6
15 11 (1.89%) ECMAScript
16 10 (1.72%) JPQL
16 10 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 97 (16.67%) Degree
2 56 (9.62%) Security Cleared
3 41 (7.04%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.23%) OCPJP
5 10 (1.72%) OCMJD
6 9 (1.55%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (0.69%) Sun Certification
8 4 (0.69%) CSSLP
9 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.17%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.17%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.36%) QA
2 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.17%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 8 (1.37%) Vagrant
1 8 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (0.52%) Nagios
3 3 (0.52%) Hyperic
3 3 (0.52%) Opsview
4 2 (0.34%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 189 (32.47%) Oracle
2 76 (13.06%) Adobe
3 44 (7.56%) Microsoft
4 29 (4.98%) hybris
5 26 (4.47%) Sybase
6 25 (4.30%) ATG
6 25 (4.30%) Demandware
6 25 (4.30%) Endeca
7 24 (4.12%) Intershop
8 21 (3.61%) IBM
9 19 (3.26%) BEA
10 15 (2.58%) Micro Focus
11 14 (2.41%) Sun
12 6 (1.03%) SAP
12 6 (1.03%) ESRI
13 5 (0.86%) TIBCO
14 4 (0.69%) webMethods
14 4 (0.69%) Red Hat
14 4 (0.69%) Greenplum
15 3 (0.52%) Google
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefit pacakage
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Ascent People
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 7 days ago
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