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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 592 588 566
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -22
Permanent jobs citing JPA 325 359 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 0.78% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 270 309 309
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
41133 46041 43601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.65% 39.09% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35167 39358 37957
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -15 283 £47,500 +2.15% 43
London -77 78 £55,000 -4.34% 15
East of England +48 56 £42,500 +13.33% 8
South West -4 45 £42,500 +8.97% 8
Essex +35 40 £40,000 +6.66% 5
South East +1 36 £40,000 -15.78% 7
Scotland +32 35 £34,000 -15.00% 3
City of London +26 31 £58,750 -2.08% 8
Edinburgh +38 28 £34,000 -15.00% 2
Gloucestershire +19 21 £60,000 +100.00% 1
East Midlands +16 21 £47,500 +35.71%
West Midlands +6 18 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Surrey - 17 £37,500 - 2
North West -1 15 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Chelmsford +8 14 £37,500 -16.66%
Cheltenham - 14 £60,000 - 1
Birmingham +10 13 £42,500 -20.93%
Wiltshire -21 11 £35,000 -10.25% 4
Hertfordshire +7 10 £55,000 -4.34%
Yorkshire -11 10 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Nottinghamshire - 10 £47,500 -
Nottingham - 10 £47,500 -
Manchester +9 9 £50,000 -31.03% 1
Berkshire +4 9 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Chippenham -6 9 £35,000 - 4
Reading +6 8 £65,000 +109.67% 1
Leeds -3 8 £35,000 -17.64% 1
West Yorkshire -4 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £40,000 - 1
North East - 8 £40,000 - 1

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 634 (99.69%) Java
2 508 (79.87%) Spring
3 490 (77.04%) Hibernate
4 296 (46.54%) Web Services
5 276 (43.40%) MVC
6 274 (43.08%) J2EE
7 273 (42.92%) Agile Software Development
8 268 (42.14%) SQL
9 260 (40.88%) JavaScript
10 237 (37.26%) Oracle
11 230 (36.16%) XML
12 225 (35.38%) HTML
13 221 (34.75%) Maven
14 220 (34.59%) Java EE
15 188 (29.56%) Tomcat
16 179 (28.14%) Spring MVC
17 174 (27.36%) Eclipse
18 172 (27.04%) TDD
19 165 (25.94%) CSS
19 165 (25.94%) JUnit
20 163 (25.63%) JBoss
21 148 (23.27%) SOAP
21 148 (23.27%) Software Engineering
22 147 (23.11%) jQuery
23 141 (22.17%) Scrum
24 139 (21.86%) SDLC
25 133 (20.91%) Finance
25 133 (20.91%) Linux
26 130 (20.44%) Struts
27 124 (19.50%) EJB

JPA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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
1 188 (29.56%) Tomcat
2 163 (25.63%) JBoss
3 84 (13.21%) Apache
4 57 (8.96%) WebLogic
5 56 (8.81%) WebSphere
6 46 (7.23%) Apache Solr
7 28 (4.40%) CMS
8 21 (3.30%) Node.js
9 17 (2.67%) Mule
10 16 (2.52%) Mule ESB
11 15 (2.36%) WebSphere Application Server
12 12 (1.89%) Joomla!
12 12 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
12 12 (1.89%) Alfresco
13 11 (1.73%) GlassFish
14 9 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 9 (1.42%) Confluence
15 8 (1.26%) Apache ServiceMix
15 8 (1.26%) Jetty
16 6 (0.94%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (2.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.26%) Fredhopper
3 4 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (1.26%) SaaS
4 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.77%) Internet
2 17 (2.67%) HTTP
3 10 (1.57%) Broadband
4 7 (1.10%) SMTP
4 7 (1.10%) LDAP
5 6 (0.94%) SAN
5 6 (0.94%) NAS
6 5 (0.79%) AMQP
7 2 (0.31%) 4G
7 2 (0.31%) 3G
7 2 (0.31%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.31%) ATM
8 1 (0.16%) SSL
8 1 (0.16%) CTI
8 1 (0.16%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (17.14%) MySQL
2 96 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 96 (15.09%) PostgreSQL
3 71 (11.16%) Relational Database
4 64 (10.06%) Oracle Database
5 51 (8.02%) NoSQL
6 45 (7.08%) MongoDB
7 41 (6.45%) RDBMS
8 21 (3.30%) Oracle Reports
8 21 (3.30%) DB2
9 19 (2.99%) OLAP
10 16 (2.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 9 (1.42%) OLTP
11 9 (1.42%) Jackrabbit
12 7 (1.10%) SQLite
12 7 (1.10%) BaseX
12 7 (1.10%) MarkLogic
13 6 (0.94%) Big Data
13 6 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 221 (34.75%) Maven
2 174 (27.36%) Eclipse
3 165 (25.94%) JUnit
4 117 (18.40%) Git (software)
5 105 (16.51%) Ant
6 92 (14.47%) Subversion
7 58 (9.12%) Jenkins
8 41 (6.45%) JIRA
9 29 (4.56%) IntelliJ
9 29 (4.56%) Redmine
10 25 (3.93%) Gradle
11 23 (3.62%) Cucumber
12 22 (3.46%) Selenium
13 20 (3.14%) NetBeans
13 20 (3.14%) Mockito
14 19 (2.99%) JMeter
15 17 (2.67%) Hudson
16 15 (2.36%) Log4j
17 14 (2.20%) TestNG
17 14 (2.20%) Apache Ivy
General
1 133 (20.91%) Finance
2 49 (7.70%) Retail
3 42 (6.60%) Telecoms
4 40 (6.29%) Banking
5 25 (3.93%) Marketing
6 24 (3.77%) Publishing
7 22 (3.46%) Multimedia
8 17 (2.67%) Manufacturing
8 17 (2.67%) Electronics
9 16 (2.52%) Investment Banking
10 10 (1.57%) Games
11 9 (1.42%) Advertising
12 8 (1.26%) Back Office
13 6 (0.94%) Automotive
14 5 (0.79%) Front Office
14 5 (0.79%) Legal
15 3 (0.47%) Military
16 2 (0.31%) Billing
16 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.31%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 554 (87.11%) Developer
2 518 (81.45%) Java Developer
3 208 (32.70%) Senior Developer
4 192 (30.19%) Senior Java Developer
5 59 (9.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 44 (6.92%) Programmer
7 40 (6.29%) Java Programmer
8 32 (5.03%) Software Engineer
8 32 (5.03%) Architect
9 28 (4.40%) Java Architect
10 27 (4.25%) Web Developer
11 26 (4.09%) Java Web Developer
12 18 (2.83%) Software Developer
12 18 (2.83%) Lead Developer
12 18 (2.83%) Mid-Level Java Developer
13 17 (2.67%) Java Software Engineer
13 17 (2.67%) Analyst
14 15 (2.36%) Junior
14 15 (2.36%) J2EE Developer
15 14 (2.20%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 508 (79.87%) Spring
2 490 (77.04%) Hibernate
3 296 (46.54%) Web Services
4 274 (43.08%) J2EE
5 230 (36.16%) XML
6 225 (35.38%) HTML
7 220 (34.59%) Java EE
8 179 (28.14%) Spring MVC
9 165 (25.94%) CSS
10 148 (23.27%) SOAP
11 147 (23.11%) jQuery
12 130 (20.44%) Struts
13 124 (19.50%) EJB
14 118 (18.55%) RESTful
15 111 (17.45%) REST
16 103 (16.19%) Servlets
17 102 (16.04%) Java SE
18 100 (15.72%) JMS
19 99 (15.57%) JSP
20 66 (10.38%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 79 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (10.06%) Computer Science
3 32 (5.03%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (4.72%) Mobile App
5 17 (2.67%) DTV
6 15 (2.36%) RIA
7 13 (2.04%) Data Structures
7 13 (2.04%) User Experience
8 12 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
8 12 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (1.10%) W3C
9 7 (1.10%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.10%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.10%) Management Information System
10 6 (0.94%) DataPower
10 6 (0.94%) Credit Risk
10 6 (0.94%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.79%) Mobile Games
11 5 (0.79%) Replication
12 4 (0.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 133 (20.91%) Linux
2 111 (17.45%) UNIX
3 39 (6.13%) Apple iOS
4 38 (5.97%) Android
5 28 (4.40%) Windows
6 6 (0.94%) zOS
7 1 (0.16%) Solaris
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (43.40%) MVC
2 273 (42.92%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (27.04%) TDD
4 148 (23.27%) Software Engineering
5 141 (22.17%) Scrum
6 139 (21.86%) SDLC
7 103 (16.19%) OO
8 87 (13.68%) Web Development
9 82 (12.89%) Continuous Integration
10 74 (11.64%) Open Source
11 67 (10.53%) E-Commerce
12 62 (9.75%) Unit Testing
13 57 (8.96%) BDD
13 57 (8.96%) UML
14 51 (8.02%) Mentoring
15 50 (7.86%) RUP
15 50 (7.86%) Multithreading
16 41 (6.45%) Use Case
17 35 (5.50%) Web Application Development
18 34 (5.35%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 634 (99.69%) Java
2 268 (42.14%) SQL
3 260 (40.88%) JavaScript
4 42 (6.60%) PL/SQL
5 39 (6.13%) Ruby
6 34 (5.35%) AspectJ
7 28 (4.40%) Scala
7 28 (4.40%) C
8 26 (4.09%) Groovy
9 24 (3.77%) Perl
10 21 (3.30%) XPath
11 20 (3.14%) C++
12 18 (2.83%) Python
13 17 (2.67%) XQuery
14 15 (2.36%) C#
14 15 (2.36%) PHP
15 13 (2.04%) Shell Script
16 12 (1.89%) Bash Shell
17 11 (1.73%) VB.NET
18 9 (1.42%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 97 (15.25%) Degree
2 27 (4.25%) Sun Certification
3 20 (3.14%) Security Cleared
4 16 (2.52%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.10%) OCPJP
6 4 (0.63%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.31%) OCMJEA
8 2 (0.31%) OCPJWCD
9 1 (0.16%) OCMJD
9 1 (0.16%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.99%) QA
2 3 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (0.47%) Oracle Clusterware
2 2 (0.31%) vSphere
3 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (1.26%) Puppet
2 6 (0.94%) Vagrant
2 6 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.47%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.47%) Oracle Flashback
4 2 (0.31%) logstash
4 2 (0.31%) Graphite
Vendors
1 237 (37.26%) Oracle
2 45 (7.08%) ATG
2 45 (7.08%) hybris
3 42 (6.60%) Demandware
4 38 (5.97%) Intershop
5 33 (5.19%) Adobe
6 30 (4.72%) Endeca
7 27 (4.25%) Microsoft
8 25 (3.93%) IBM
9 24 (3.77%) Sun
10 19 (2.99%) SAP
11 15 (2.36%) Sybase
12 10 (1.57%) Apple
13 7 (1.10%) Alterian
14 6 (0.94%) Micro Focus
14 6 (0.94%) BEA
14 6 (0.94%) Coverity
14 6 (0.94%) Guidewire
15 3 (0.47%) Zend
15 3 (0.47%) EMC
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £45-55k DOE
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Free Parking, 3% Pension, 23 days ho
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: competitive salary and generous annual leave plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefit
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus/Commission scheme, health, pen
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Great benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago