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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 603 578 636
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +58
Permanent jobs citing JPA 323 366 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.31% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% 0.76% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 247 306 234
Average salary £43,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -10.34%

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
41823 48018 44793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.68% 40.18% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35586 40557 39007
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 £28,500
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 28 April 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 28 April 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 -46 258 £45,000 -14.28% 45
London -64 71 £57,500 - 14
Scotland +63 58 £40,000 +8.41% 6
South East +28 54 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Edinburgh +49 48 £40,000 +8.41% 6
East Midlands +50 40 £42,500 +21.42% 7
East of England +32 35 £37,500 -25.00% 11
South West -25 27 £61,250 +63.33% 4
City of London +30 26 £60,000 - 7
Essex +27 25 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Nottinghamshire - 21 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 21 £40,000 -
Berkshire +13 18 £47,500 +5.55%
Chelmsford +9 16 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Brighton +8 16 £36,000 -10.00%
East Sussex +2 16 £36,000 -10.00%
Gloucestershire -8 15 £61,250 +104.16% 1
West Midlands -13 15 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Birmingham 0 12 £42,500 -26.08% 2
Northampton - 11 £42,500 -
Northamptonshire - 11 £42,500 - 2
Hampshire +11 10 £35,000 -
Stirling - 8 - -
Reading - 8 £47,000 -
Hertfordshire -9 7 £67,500 +17.39% 1
Wales -5 6 £35,000 - 1
South Wales -9 6 £35,000 -
Leicestershire - 6 £47,500 - 5
Leicester - 6 £47,500 - 5
Cheltenham - 6 £50,000 - 1

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 590 (99.83%) Java
2 469 (79.36%) Spring
3 447 (75.63%) Hibernate
4 288 (48.73%) MVC
5 277 (46.87%) Web Services
6 275 (46.53%) JavaScript
7 274 (46.36%) J2EE
8 254 (42.98%) SQL
9 247 (41.79%) HTML
10 230 (38.92%) Agile Software Development
11 224 (37.90%) Maven
12 221 (37.39%) Oracle
13 209 (35.36%) XML
14 206 (34.86%) Tomcat
15 199 (33.67%) CSS
16 183 (30.96%) Eclipse
17 175 (29.61%) Java EE
18 174 (29.44%) Spring MVC
19 155 (26.23%) JBoss
19 155 (26.23%) JUnit
20 153 (25.89%) jQuery
21 151 (25.55%) Struts
22 149 (25.21%) TDD
23 145 (24.53%) Linux
24 130 (22.00%) SQL Server
25 125 (21.15%) SOAP
26 120 (20.30%) Finance
27 119 (20.14%) Ant
28 118 (19.97%) Software Engineering
29 109 (18.44%) Git (software)

JPA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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
1 206 (34.86%) Tomcat
2 155 (26.23%) JBoss
3 104 (17.60%) Apache
4 83 (14.04%) WebLogic
5 67 (11.34%) WebSphere
6 53 (8.97%) Apache Solr
7 25 (4.23%) GlassFish
8 17 (2.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 16 (2.71%) Oracle Service Bus
9 16 (2.71%) AquaLogic
9 16 (2.71%) Tuxedo
10 15 (2.54%) Node.js
11 14 (2.37%) WebSphere Application Server
12 13 (2.20%) Mule
13 12 (2.03%) Alfresco
13 12 (2.03%) Joomla!
13 12 (2.03%) Mule ESB
14 11 (1.86%) Jetty
15 10 (1.69%) CMS
15 10 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 14 (2.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (2.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.02%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.68%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 41 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (1.52%) GitHub
4 8 (1.35%) PaaS
5 7 (1.18%) SaaS
6 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.92%) Internet
2 19 (3.21%) HTTP
3 14 (2.37%) LDAP
4 8 (1.35%) SMTP
5 6 (1.02%) NAS
5 6 (1.02%) SAN
6 5 (0.85%) AMQP
7 2 (0.34%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.34%) CTI
7 2 (0.34%) Broadband
7 2 (0.34%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.17%) DNS
8 1 (0.17%) SSL
8 1 (0.17%) IPv4
8 1 (0.17%) IPv6
8 1 (0.17%) VoIP
8 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 108 (18.27%) MySQL
3 94 (15.91%) PostgreSQL
4 91 (15.40%) Relational Database
5 66 (11.17%) Oracle Database
6 44 (7.45%) MongoDB
7 43 (7.28%) RDBMS
8 39 (6.60%) NoSQL
9 34 (5.75%) Oracle Reports
10 23 (3.89%) DB2
11 16 (2.71%) Crystal Reports
11 16 (2.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (2.71%) Oracle Database 11g
11 16 (2.71%) Redis
11 16 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (2.54%) OLAP
13 14 (2.37%) Hadoop
14 13 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (2.03%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 224 (37.90%) Maven
2 183 (30.96%) Eclipse
3 155 (26.23%) JUnit
4 119 (20.14%) Ant
5 109 (18.44%) Git (software)
6 108 (18.27%) Subversion
7 64 (10.83%) Jenkins
8 34 (5.75%) JIRA
9 23 (3.89%) Mockito
10 22 (3.72%) NetBeans
11 21 (3.55%) Oracle Forms
11 21 (3.55%) Redmine
12 19 (3.21%) IntelliJ
13 18 (3.05%) Selenium
14 17 (2.88%) Log4j
14 17 (2.88%) Cucumber
14 17 (2.88%) Gradle
15 15 (2.54%) TestNG
16 13 (2.20%) TeamCity
16 13 (2.20%) ClearCase
General
1 120 (20.30%) Finance
2 50 (8.46%) Retail
3 44 (7.45%) Banking
4 34 (5.75%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.89%) Marketing
6 16 (2.71%) Publishing
7 13 (2.20%) Investment Banking
8 12 (2.03%) Manufacturing
8 12 (2.03%) Electronics
9 10 (1.69%) Multimedia
10 9 (1.52%) Advertising
11 8 (1.35%) Private Banking
12 7 (1.18%) Games
13 5 (0.85%) Automotive
14 4 (0.68%) Back Office
15 3 (0.51%) Front Office
15 3 (0.51%) Legal
15 3 (0.51%) Military
16 2 (0.34%) Billing
16 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 511 (86.46%) Developer
2 456 (77.16%) Java Developer
3 219 (37.06%) Senior Developer
4 181 (30.63%) Senior Java Developer
5 60 (10.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 32 (5.41%) Programmer
7 30 (5.08%) Analyst
7 30 (5.08%) Software Engineer
8 29 (4.91%) J2EE Developer
9 28 (4.74%) Architect
9 28 (4.74%) Java Programmer
10 24 (4.06%) Software Developer
11 21 (3.55%) Senior Analyst
12 20 (3.38%) Java Architect
13 19 (3.21%) Java Software Engineer
14 17 (2.88%) Analyst Developer
14 17 (2.88%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
15 16 (2.71%) Senior Analyst Developer
15 16 (2.71%) Web Developer
16 14 (2.37%) Mid-Level Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 469 (79.36%) Spring
2 447 (75.63%) Hibernate
3 277 (46.87%) Web Services
4 274 (46.36%) J2EE
5 247 (41.79%) HTML
6 209 (35.36%) XML
7 199 (33.67%) CSS
8 175 (29.61%) Java EE
9 174 (29.44%) Spring MVC
10 153 (25.89%) jQuery
11 151 (25.55%) Struts
12 125 (21.15%) SOAP
13 108 (18.27%) EJB
14 107 (18.10%) JSP
15 99 (16.75%) RESTful
16 97 (16.41%) Servlets
17 91 (15.40%) JDBC
17 91 (15.40%) Ajax
18 88 (14.89%) REST
19 82 (13.87%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 90 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (10.32%) Open Source
3 46 (7.78%) Enterprise Software
4 41 (6.94%) Computer Science
5 18 (3.05%) RIA
6 17 (2.88%) Mobile App
6 17 (2.88%) N-Tier
7 15 (2.54%) Data Structures
8 13 (2.20%) Inversion of Control
8 13 (2.20%) Management Information System
8 13 (2.20%) Clustering
9 12 (2.03%) DTV
10 9 (1.52%) User Experience
11 8 (1.35%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.18%) Credit Risk
12 7 (1.18%) DataPower
13 6 (1.02%) Web 2.0
14 5 (0.85%) Wiki
14 5 (0.85%) iPad
15 4 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 145 (24.53%) Linux
2 103 (17.43%) UNIX
3 46 (7.78%) Windows
4 26 (4.40%) Apple iOS
5 25 (4.23%) Android
6 6 (1.02%) zOS
7 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.34%) CentOS
7 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.17%) Solaris
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (48.73%) MVC
2 230 (38.92%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (25.21%) TDD
4 118 (19.97%) Software Engineering
5 100 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
6 96 (16.24%) Web Development
7 86 (14.55%) OO
8 82 (13.87%) Scrum
9 76 (12.86%) UML
10 71 (12.01%) E-Commerce
10 71 (12.01%) Mentoring
11 70 (11.84%) Unit Testing
12 57 (9.64%) SOA
13 51 (8.63%) BDD
14 50 (8.46%) Multithreading
15 43 (7.28%) RUP
16 39 (6.60%) Use Case
17 38 (6.43%) OOD
18 34 (5.75%) Coaching
19 30 (5.08%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 590 (99.83%) Java
2 275 (46.53%) JavaScript
3 254 (42.98%) SQL
4 42 (7.11%) PL/SQL
5 30 (5.08%) AspectJ
5 30 (5.08%) Ruby
6 26 (4.40%) XPath
7 24 (4.06%) C++
8 22 (3.72%) C
8 22 (3.72%) C#
8 22 (3.72%) XQuery
8 22 (3.72%) Groovy
9 21 (3.55%) Perl
10 19 (3.21%) VB
10 19 (3.21%) VB6
11 18 (3.05%) Scala
12 17 (2.88%) PHP
12 17 (2.88%) COBOL
13 16 (2.71%) Delphi
14 14 (2.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 76 (12.86%) Degree
2 34 (5.75%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.38%) Sun Certification
4 19 (3.21%) SC Cleared
5 16 (2.71%) OCPJP
6 10 (1.69%) OCMJD
7 9 (1.52%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.85%) CSSLP
9 4 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.08%) QA
2 3 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.51%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (0.34%) vSphere
4 1 (0.17%) GridGain
4 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (2.37%) Vagrant
1 14 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.35%) Puppet
3 6 (1.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.51%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.51%) Oracle Flashback
5 2 (0.34%) logstash
5 2 (0.34%) Graphite
Vendors
1 221 (37.39%) Oracle
2 55 (9.31%) hybris
3 52 (8.80%) ATG
4 50 (8.46%) Demandware
5 48 (8.12%) Intershop
6 42 (7.11%) Endeca
6 42 (7.11%) Microsoft
7 32 (5.41%) Adobe
8 26 (4.40%) Sun
9 21 (3.55%) Sybase
10 16 (2.71%) SAP
10 16 (2.71%) BEA
10 16 (2.71%) IBM
10 16 (2.71%) Micro Focus
11 7 (1.18%) TIBCO
12 6 (1.02%) Guidewire
12 6 (1.02%) Coverity
13 4 (0.68%) MuleSoft
13 4 (0.68%) webMethods
13 4 (0.68%) Red Hat
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + excelllent package
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Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
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Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
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City, London
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Salary: £35000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefit
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Swansea, West Glamorgan
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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