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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 556 605 547
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -58
Permanent jobs citing JPA 376 339 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 0.76% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 316 299 315
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%

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
41265 44389 42916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.31% 38.23% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35301 37333 37115
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 2 September 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 September 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 +49 330 £50,000 +11.11% 29
London -3 111 £56,250 +2.27% 5
South East -15 48 £55,000 +37.50% 3
East of England +41 45 £42,500 +6.25% 5
South West -20 42 £35,000 -8.49% 5
Essex +24 36 £39,250 +4.66% 3
North West +16 34 £50,000 +17.64% 5
City of London +22 31 £56,250 +2.27% 2
Scotland +5 27 £34,000 -19.04%
Manchester +28 26 £50,000 -6.97% 2
Gloucestershire -1 21 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Surrey +19 18 £55,000 +37.50% 2
South Wales -5 18 £40,000 +3.89% 3
Wales -5 18 £40,000 +3.89% 3
Cardiff -7 17 £40,000 +30.86% 2
Wiltshire -1 14 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Yorkshire -21 14 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Edinburgh +1 13 £34,000 -19.04%
North East - 13 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 13 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 13 £40,000 -
Chippenham +4 12 £35,000 +7.69%
East Midlands +2 12 £45,000 +63.63% 3
West Midlands -2 11 £80,000 +88.23% 1
Chelmsford -5 11 £38,500 +83.33% 2
Cheltenham - 11 £60,000 - 1
Hampshire +16 10 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Berkshire +11 10 £68,750 +121.77%
Warwickshire +4 10 £80,000 +52.38% 1
Warwick 0 10 £80,000 +52.38% 1

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 673 (99.70%) Java
2 555 (82.22%) Spring
3 497 (73.63%) Hibernate
4 355 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
5 316 (46.81%) Web Services
6 304 (45.04%) SQL
7 277 (41.04%) JavaScript
8 268 (39.70%) J2EE
9 249 (36.89%) MVC
10 246 (36.44%) Oracle
11 245 (36.30%) HTML
12 239 (35.41%) Java EE
13 222 (32.89%) XML
14 214 (31.70%) TDD
15 193 (28.59%) Maven
16 177 (26.22%) CSS
17 174 (25.78%) Tomcat
17 174 (25.78%) Eclipse
18 168 (24.89%) Scrum
18 168 (24.89%) Software Engineering
19 166 (24.59%) JUnit
20 164 (24.30%) jQuery
21 163 (24.15%) Spring MVC
22 155 (22.96%) SOAP
23 148 (21.93%) Finance
23 148 (21.93%) SDLC
24 146 (21.63%) JBoss
25 144 (21.33%) REST
26 141 (20.89%) Degree
27 130 (19.26%) Linux

JPA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 174 (25.78%) Tomcat
2 146 (21.63%) JBoss
3 66 (9.78%) WebLogic
4 64 (9.48%) Apache
5 54 (8.00%) WebSphere
6 31 (4.59%) CMS
6 31 (4.59%) Node.js
7 29 (4.30%) Apache Solr
8 24 (3.56%) GlassFish
9 21 (3.11%) WebSphere Application Server
10 18 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
11 16 (2.37%) Mule ESB
11 16 (2.37%) Mule
12 15 (2.22%) Alfresco
12 15 (2.22%) Joomla!
13 10 (1.48%) Apache Spark
14 9 (1.33%) Resin
15 8 (1.19%) Confluence
15 8 (1.19%) WildFly
15 8 (1.19%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 17 (2.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (1.04%) Fredhopper
3 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 54 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (1.78%) SaaS
4 6 (0.89%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.30%) GitHub
7 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.63%) Internet
2 15 (2.22%) HTTP
3 14 (2.07%) Broadband
4 9 (1.33%) LDAP
5 2 (0.30%) ATM
5 2 (0.30%) SMTP
5 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.30%) 3G
5 2 (0.30%) AMQP
5 2 (0.30%) 4G
6 1 (0.15%) NFC
6 1 (0.15%) NAS
6 1 (0.15%) SSL
6 1 (0.15%) SAN
6 1 (0.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (17.78%) MySQL
2 82 (12.15%) PostgreSQL
3 78 (11.56%) SQL Server
4 69 (10.22%) NoSQL
5 67 (9.93%) MongoDB
6 66 (9.78%) Relational Database
7 56 (8.30%) Oracle Database
8 37 (5.48%) RDBMS
9 21 (3.11%) DB2
10 18 (2.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 15 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (2.22%) OLAP
12 14 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (2.07%) Big Data
13 10 (1.48%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.19%) OLTP
15 7 (1.04%) DB2 UDB
15 7 (1.04%) TKPROF
16 4 (0.59%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 193 (28.59%) Maven
2 174 (25.78%) Eclipse
3 166 (24.59%) JUnit
4 126 (18.67%) Git (software)
5 109 (16.15%) Subversion
6 97 (14.37%) Ant
7 91 (13.48%) Jenkins
8 49 (7.26%) JIRA
9 35 (5.19%) Selenium
10 30 (4.44%) Gradle
11 29 (4.30%) Hudson
12 28 (4.15%) JMeter
12 28 (4.15%) IntelliJ
13 27 (4.00%) NetBeans
13 27 (4.00%) Mockito
14 25 (3.70%) Eclipse RCP
15 23 (3.41%) Redmine
16 19 (2.81%) Apache Ivy
17 15 (2.22%) Cucumber
18 11 (1.63%) TestNG
General
1 148 (21.93%) Finance
2 64 (9.48%) Banking
3 56 (8.30%) Retail
4 46 (6.81%) Telecoms
5 32 (4.74%) Marketing
6 24 (3.56%) Games
7 21 (3.11%) Multimedia
7 21 (3.11%) Investment Banking
8 17 (2.52%) Manufacturing
8 17 (2.52%) Electronics
9 16 (2.37%) Publishing
10 11 (1.63%) Automotive
10 11 (1.63%) Advertising
11 10 (1.48%) International Banking
12 9 (1.33%) Back Office
13 6 (0.89%) Billing
14 5 (0.74%) Legal
15 4 (0.59%) Front Office
16 2 (0.30%) Military
17 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 581 (86.07%) Developer
2 529 (78.37%) Java Developer
3 177 (26.22%) Senior Developer
4 160 (23.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 59 (8.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 52 (7.70%) Programmer
7 45 (6.67%) Java Programmer
8 39 (5.78%) Web Developer
9 38 (5.63%) Java Web Developer
10 37 (5.48%) Software Engineer
11 34 (5.04%) Architect
12 28 (4.15%) Java Architect
13 25 (3.70%) Software Developer
14 23 (3.41%) Lead Developer
15 21 (3.11%) Java Software Engineer
16 16 (2.37%) Applications Developer
16 16 (2.37%) Graduate
16 16 (2.37%) Java Applications Developer
16 16 (2.37%) Lead Java Developer
16 16 (2.37%) Mid-Level Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 555 (82.22%) Spring
2 497 (73.63%) Hibernate
3 316 (46.81%) Web Services
4 268 (39.70%) J2EE
5 245 (36.30%) HTML
6 239 (35.41%) Java EE
7 222 (32.89%) XML
8 177 (26.22%) CSS
9 164 (24.30%) jQuery
10 163 (24.15%) Spring MVC
11 155 (22.96%) SOAP
12 144 (21.33%) REST
13 126 (18.67%) RESTful
14 124 (18.37%) EJB
15 122 (18.07%) Struts
16 114 (16.89%) Servlets
17 113 (16.74%) JSP
18 102 (15.11%) JMS
18 102 (15.11%) Java SE
19 90 (13.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 91 (13.48%) Computer Science
2 72 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (6.07%) Mobile App
4 29 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
5 26 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 17 (2.52%) DTV
7 16 (2.37%) RIA
8 15 (2.22%) Mobile Games
9 12 (1.78%) W3C
10 10 (1.48%) Online Banking
10 10 (1.48%) User Experience
11 9 (1.33%) Replication
11 9 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
11 9 (1.33%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.19%) Mathematics
13 7 (1.04%) Algorithms
13 7 (1.04%) Credit Risk
13 7 (1.04%) DataPower
14 3 (0.44%) Web 2.0
14 3 (0.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 130 (19.26%) Linux
2 100 (14.81%) UNIX
3 44 (6.52%) Android
4 43 (6.37%) Apple iOS
5 22 (3.26%) Windows
6 6 (0.89%) zOS
7 4 (0.59%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.59%) CentOS
8 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (36.89%) MVC
3 214 (31.70%) TDD
4 168 (24.89%) Scrum
4 168 (24.89%) Software Engineering
5 148 (21.93%) SDLC
6 115 (17.04%) OO
7 88 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 83 (12.30%) Open Source
9 77 (11.41%) Unit Testing
10 73 (10.81%) BDD
10 73 (10.81%) Web Development
11 64 (9.48%) UML
12 62 (9.19%) E-Commerce
13 52 (7.70%) Mentoring
14 46 (6.81%) SOA
15 45 (6.67%) Multithreading
16 41 (6.07%) RUP
17 35 (5.19%) Workflow
17 35 (5.19%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 673 (99.70%) Java
2 304 (45.04%) SQL
3 277 (41.04%) JavaScript
4 66 (9.78%) PL/SQL
5 47 (6.96%) Ruby
6 39 (5.78%) Scala
7 31 (4.59%) Groovy
8 28 (4.15%) C
9 27 (4.00%) Python
10 24 (3.56%) Bash Shell
11 22 (3.26%) C#
12 20 (2.96%) Perl
12 20 (2.96%) AspectJ
13 18 (2.67%) C++
14 17 (2.52%) Shell Script
15 15 (2.22%) XPath
16 14 (2.07%) PHP
17 11 (1.63%) ActionScript
18 8 (1.19%) XQuery
18 8 (1.19%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 141 (20.89%) Degree
2 30 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.67%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.22%) Sun Certification
5 12 (1.78%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.89%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.30%) OCMJEA
7 2 (0.30%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.52%) QA
2 7 (1.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (1.19%) Oracle Clusterware
2 2 (0.30%) vSphere
3 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (1.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (1.19%) Data Guard
2 8 (1.19%) Puppet
2 8 (1.19%) Oracle Flashback
3 7 (1.04%) Vagrant
4 5 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 246 (36.44%) Oracle
2 35 (5.19%) IBM
3 30 (4.44%) ATG
4 29 (4.30%) hybris
5 27 (4.00%) Adobe
6 25 (3.70%) Demandware
7 23 (3.41%) Intershop
8 19 (2.81%) SAP
9 15 (2.22%) Endeca
9 15 (2.22%) Microsoft
9 15 (2.22%) Sybase
10 13 (1.93%) Sun
10 13 (1.93%) Apple
11 9 (1.33%) Alterian
12 5 (0.74%) Guidewire
12 5 (0.74%) Coverity
13 3 (0.44%) Atlassian
13 3 (0.44%) Red Hat
14 2 (0.30%) Zend
14 2 (0.30%) EMC
Chelmsford, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum Annual training budget, additional h
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £78000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
South Wales
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Hyphen
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-42k Contributory pension Life Insurance and 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Incentive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Reynolds Catering Supplies
Salary: Up to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 14 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago