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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 580 615 548
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -67
Permanent jobs citing JPA 371 273 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 0.61% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 309 236 379
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,450
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.64% +2.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48721 44620 52093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.16% 40.19% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41025 38863 46474
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 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +36 346 £52,500 +10.52% 39
London -5 170 £57,500 +9.52% 21
South West +39 46 £35,500 -7.18% 4
North West +26 34 £38,500 +2.66% 1
City of London -2 33 £60,000 +33.33% 6
Wiltshire - 32 £35,000 - 2
South East -66 31 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Yorkshire -31 30 £38,750 -10.91% 4
Chippenham - 29 £35,000 - 1
East of England +1 20 £50,000 +100.00% 2
Manchester +20 18 £37,500 -6.25% 1
West Yorkshire -35 18 £37,500 -13.79% 4
West Midlands +16 12 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Scotland -15 12 £36,895 +1.08%
Milton Keynes +7 11 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Buckinghamshire +2 11 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Leeds -35 11 £45,000 +3.44% 3
Hertfordshire - 10 £57,500 - 1
Edinburgh -12 9 £36,895 +22.98%
Cheshire +3 8 £41,250 +13.79%
Watford - 8 £57,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 8 £52,500 - 1
Merseyside - 8 £47,500 -
Liverpool - 8 £47,500 -
Berkshire -11 7 £50,000 -20.00%
Wakefield - 7 £37,500 - 1
Bath - 6 £44,000 -
Bristol - 6 £43,750 - 1
Chelmsford - 6 £42,500 - 1
Essex - 6 £42,500 - 1

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 745 (99.73%) Java
2 563 (75.37%) Spring
3 551 (73.76%) Hibernate
4 401 (53.68%) Maven
5 398 (53.28%) SQL
6 366 (49.00%) Web Services
7 358 (47.93%) Java EE
8 333 (44.58%) J2EE
9 304 (40.70%) Oracle
10 294 (39.36%) Ant
11 285 (38.15%) MVC
12 264 (35.34%) JavaScript
13 237 (31.73%) HTML
13 237 (31.73%) EJB
14 227 (30.39%) SOAP
15 213 (28.51%) Tomcat
15 213 (28.51%) Eclipse
16 212 (28.38%) JBoss
17 201 (26.91%) JMS
17 201 (26.91%) Agile Software Development
18 196 (26.24%) JSP
19 194 (25.97%) JUnit
20 193 (25.84%) Struts
21 182 (24.36%) jQuery
22 174 (23.29%) OO
22 174 (23.29%) CSS
23 173 (23.16%) Scrum
24 169 (22.62%) XML
25 166 (22.22%) Subversion
26 165 (22.09%) JSF

JPA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 213 (28.51%) Tomcat
2 88 (11.78%) Apache
3 65 (8.70%) WebLogic
4 64 (8.57%) GlassFish
5 46 (6.16%) WebSphere
6 24 (3.21%) Apache Solr
7 16 (2.14%) CMS
8 15 (2.01%) WebSphere Process Server
8 15 (2.01%) WebSphere Application Server
8 15 (2.01%) WebLogic Portal
9 13 (1.74%) WebLogic Integration
10 12 (1.61%) Mule
11 11 (1.47%) Confluence
12 10 (1.34%) IIS
13 9 (1.20%) Apache ServiceMix
14 8 (1.07%) Jetty
15 7 (0.94%) Node.js
15 7 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (0.80%) GemFire
16 6 (0.80%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 8 (1.07%) GIMP
1 8 (1.07%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (2.95%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.94%) Fredhopper
3 5 (0.67%) Summit
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.94%) SaaS
3 5 (0.67%) Google App Engine
4 3 (0.40%) PaaS
5 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.27%) GitHub
6 1 (0.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 42 (5.62%) Internet
2 37 (4.95%) HTTP
3 22 (2.95%) TCP/IP
4 20 (2.68%) LDAP
5 16 (2.14%) Intranet
6 6 (0.80%) SMTP
7 5 (0.67%) DNS
7 5 (0.67%) SAN
8 4 (0.54%) NAS
8 4 (0.54%) AMQP
9 3 (0.40%) SSL
10 2 (0.27%) OpenLDAP
11 1 (0.13%) VoIP
11 1 (0.13%) RIP
11 1 (0.13%) IPv4
11 1 (0.13%) IPv6
11 1 (0.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (21.02%) MySQL
2 134 (17.94%) Relational Database
3 111 (14.86%) RDBMS
4 76 (10.17%) SQL Server
5 54 (7.23%) Oracle Database
6 29 (3.88%) MongoDB
7 18 (2.41%) NoSQL
8 17 (2.28%) Big Data
9 12 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (0.80%) Hadoop
10 6 (0.80%) Jackrabbit
10 6 (0.80%) DB2
10 6 (0.80%) OLAP
11 5 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.54%) Oracle OLAP
12 4 (0.54%) OLTP
13 3 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.40%) Redis
13 3 (0.40%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 401 (53.68%) Maven
2 294 (39.36%) Ant
3 213 (28.51%) Eclipse
4 194 (25.97%) JUnit
5 166 (22.22%) Subversion
6 110 (14.73%) Hudson
7 107 (14.32%) Selenium
8 100 (13.39%) Jenkins
9 72 (9.64%) NetBeans
10 66 (8.84%) JMeter
11 64 (8.57%) Apache Ivy
12 55 (7.36%) Git (software)
13 38 (5.09%) Mockito
14 34 (4.55%) JIRA
15 29 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 22 (2.95%) TeamCity
17 19 (2.54%) MyEclipse
18 17 (2.28%) Cucumber
18 17 (2.28%) JBehave
19 13 (1.74%) FitNesse
General
1 114 (15.26%) Finance
2 55 (7.36%) Banking
3 39 (5.22%) Games
4 38 (5.09%) Retail
5 26 (3.48%) Investment Banking
6 22 (2.95%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.74%) Multimedia
8 12 (1.61%) Marketing
9 11 (1.47%) Advertising
10 8 (1.07%) Front Office
11 7 (0.94%) Publishing
12 6 (0.80%) Back Office
13 5 (0.67%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.67%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.27%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.27%) Automotive
15 1 (0.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 659 (88.22%) Developer
2 597 (79.92%) Java Developer
3 252 (33.73%) Senior Developer
4 228 (30.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 102 (13.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 55 (7.36%) J2EE Developer
7 49 (6.56%) Architect
8 40 (5.35%) Web Developer
9 30 (4.02%) Java Web Developer
10 27 (3.61%) Technical Leader
10 27 (3.61%) Technical Architect
11 26 (3.48%) Team Leader
12 24 (3.21%) Consultant
13 23 (3.08%) Junior Developer
13 23 (3.08%) Junior Java Developer
13 23 (3.08%) Junior
14 22 (2.95%) Java Team Leader
15 21 (2.81%) Lead Developer
15 21 (2.81%) Java Architect
16 19 (2.54%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 563 (75.37%) Spring
2 551 (73.76%) Hibernate
3 366 (49.00%) Web Services
4 358 (47.93%) Java EE
5 333 (44.58%) J2EE
6 237 (31.73%) HTML
6 237 (31.73%) EJB
7 227 (30.39%) SOAP
8 201 (26.91%) JMS
9 196 (26.24%) JSP
10 193 (25.84%) Struts
11 182 (24.36%) jQuery
12 174 (23.29%) CSS
13 169 (22.62%) XML
14 165 (22.09%) JSF
15 152 (20.35%) Ajax
16 150 (20.08%) Servlets
17 146 (19.54%) Spring MVC
18 124 (16.60%) JSON
19 110 (14.73%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 89 (11.91%) Open Source
2 67 (8.97%) Computer Science
3 39 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (3.75%) Mobile App
5 26 (3.48%) Management Information System
6 25 (3.35%) Mathematics
7 23 (3.08%) Web 2.0
8 22 (2.95%) RIA
9 21 (2.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 20 (2.68%) Inversion of Control
11 16 (2.14%) Derivative
12 15 (2.01%) DataPower
13 14 (1.87%) Mobile Banking
14 12 (1.61%) Digital Media
15 11 (1.47%) W3C
15 11 (1.47%) Online Banking
16 9 (1.20%) Clustering
16 9 (1.20%) N-Tier
17 8 (1.07%) PKI
17 8 (1.07%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 116 (15.53%) UNIX
2 114 (15.26%) Linux
3 52 (6.96%) Apple iOS
4 49 (6.56%) Android
5 24 (3.21%) Windows
6 19 (2.54%) Mac OS
7 8 (1.07%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (38.15%) MVC
2 201 (26.91%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (23.29%) OO
4 173 (23.16%) Scrum
5 159 (21.29%) UML
6 155 (20.75%) TDD
7 137 (18.34%) Unit Testing
8 128 (17.14%) SOA
9 101 (13.52%) Web Development
10 94 (12.58%) Continuous Integration
11 93 (12.45%) BDD
12 73 (9.77%) Software Engineering
13 66 (8.84%) Refactoring
14 64 (8.57%) E-Commerce
15 61 (8.17%) Performance Testing
16 50 (6.69%) Multithreading
17 44 (5.89%) OOD
18 38 (5.09%) Project Management
18 38 (5.09%) Data Modelling
18 38 (5.09%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 745 (99.73%) Java
2 398 (53.28%) SQL
3 264 (35.34%) JavaScript
4 53 (7.10%) PL/SQL
4 53 (7.10%) C
5 43 (5.76%) Groovy
6 42 (5.62%) Scala
7 40 (5.35%) C++
8 38 (5.09%) Perl
9 31 (4.15%) Python
9 31 (4.15%) C#
10 29 (3.88%) Ruby
11 25 (3.35%) Shell Script
12 20 (2.68%) PHP
13 16 (2.14%) T-SQL
14 12 (1.61%) ECMAScript
15 7 (0.94%) AspectJ
16 5 (0.67%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.54%) PHP5
18 3 (0.40%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 148 (19.81%) Degree
2 5 (0.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.13%) OCPJP
3 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.75%) QA
2 9 (1.20%) ISO 8583
3 5 (0.67%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.67%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.40%) WAI
System Software
1 11 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (1.07%) Hyperic
1 8 (1.07%) Ansible
1 8 (1.07%) Nagios
2 5 (0.67%) MOM
3 2 (0.27%) Puppet
4 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.13%) collectd
Vendors
1 304 (40.70%) Oracle
2 212 (28.38%) JBoss
3 33 (4.42%) ATG
4 31 (4.15%) Demandware
4 31 (4.15%) hybris
5 30 (4.02%) Endeca
6 28 (3.75%) Google
7 24 (3.21%) Intershop
8 22 (2.95%) IBM
9 21 (2.81%) Adobe
10 17 (2.28%) Microsoft
11 13 (1.74%) Kony
12 12 (1.61%) GigaSpaces
13 11 (1.47%) WSO2
14 8 (1.07%) Remedy
15 7 (0.94%) AccuRev
16 6 (0.80%) Twitter
17 4 (0.54%) Pega
17 4 (0.54%) Perforce
17 4 (0.54%) ILOG
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus+bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - flexible working hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Launch IT Recruitment
Salary: From £43,000 to £46,000 per annum Excellent package - Bonus, pension,
Posted: 5 days ago