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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 576 538 536
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -2
Permanent jobs citing JPA 336 363 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.34% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 0.86% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 292 307 350
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-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
43124 42214 47688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.80% 39.71% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 36262 36620 41909
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -51 297 £45,000 -10.00% 38
London -97 109 £55,000 - 12
South West +16 52 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Yorkshire -24 47 £42,500 +9.67% 6
South East -15 46 £37,500 -28.57% 3
City of London -26 29 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Scotland -4 28 £40,500 +19.11% 1
West Yorkshire -33 27 £42,500 -2.29% 2
Leeds -33 27 £42,500 -2.29% 2
York +15 19 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Bristol +7 19 £40,000 -5.88% 1
North Yorkshire -4 19 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Wiltshire +4 18 £38,250 +11.67% 2
East Sussex - 17 £36,000 - 1
Brighton - 17 £36,000 - 1
Glasgow -5 16 £40,000 - 1
Chippenham -8 16 £37,500 +11.11% 2
North West -15 15 £42,500 - 8
Cheshire -9 13 £42,500 - 1
Edinburgh -4 11 £42,000 -2.32%
East of England -21 11 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Wales +8 10 £38,500 -14.44% 2
Hampshire +4 10 £37,500 -31.81% 2
South Wales +3 10 £38,500 -14.44% 2
West Midlands -14 10 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Essex +16 8 £45,000 +104.54%
Buckinghamshire - 7 £47,500 -
Chester -4 6 £42,500 - 1
Fareham - 6 £36,750 -
Cardiff -7 5 £35,000 -22.22% 2

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 687 (99.57%) Java
2 541 (78.41%) Spring
3 499 (72.32%) Hibernate
4 328 (47.54%) SQL
5 325 (47.10%) Web Services
6 320 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
7 303 (43.91%) Maven
8 295 (42.75%) J2EE
9 276 (40.00%) JavaScript
10 275 (39.86%) HTML
11 255 (36.96%) MVC
12 242 (35.07%) CSS
13 237 (34.35%) Java EE
14 236 (34.20%) Tomcat
15 235 (34.06%) Oracle
16 217 (31.45%) XML
17 214 (31.01%) JUnit
18 201 (29.13%) Spring MVC
19 192 (27.83%) TDD
20 186 (26.96%) Ant
21 179 (25.94%) JMS
22 176 (25.51%) MySQL
22 176 (25.51%) SOAP
23 171 (24.78%) Linux
24 166 (24.06%) JSP
25 151 (21.88%) OO
26 150 (21.74%) UML
27 149 (21.59%) JBoss
28 141 (20.43%) EJB
29 140 (20.29%) Servlets

JPA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 236 (34.20%) Tomcat
2 84 (12.17%) Apache
3 58 (8.41%) WebSphere
4 44 (6.38%) GlassFish
5 38 (5.51%) WebLogic
6 30 (4.35%) Adobe CQ
7 22 (3.19%) Apache Solr
7 22 (3.19%) WebSphere Application Server
8 20 (2.90%) CMS
9 18 (2.61%) Joomla!
9 18 (2.61%) Alfresco
9 18 (2.61%) Jetty
10 15 (2.17%) Node.js
11 10 (1.45%) IIS
12 6 (0.87%) WebSphere Process Server
13 5 (0.72%) Mule
14 4 (0.58%) Confluence
14 4 (0.58%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
15 3 (0.43%) Apache ServiceMix
15 3 (0.43%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 18 (2.61%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.87%) ArcView
3 1 (0.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.14%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 10 (1.45%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (0.72%) Fredhopper
3 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.46%) SaaS
3 12 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.29%) PaaS
4 2 (0.29%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.14%) IaaS
5 1 (0.14%) GitHub
5 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 56 (8.12%) Internet
2 45 (6.52%) HTTP
3 24 (3.48%) SMTP
4 15 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 12 (1.74%) LDAP
6 8 (1.16%) PuTTY
7 6 (0.87%) AMQP
8 3 (0.43%) Software-Defined Networking
8 3 (0.43%) SAN
9 2 (0.29%) NAS
9 2 (0.29%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.29%) IPv4
9 2 (0.29%) IPv6
9 2 (0.29%) VoIP
9 2 (0.29%) DNS
10 1 (0.14%) SSH
10 1 (0.14%) Wireless
10 1 (0.14%) CTI
10 1 (0.14%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (25.51%) MySQL
2 111 (16.09%) Relational Database
3 94 (13.62%) SQL Server
4 62 (8.99%) RDBMS
5 47 (6.81%) Big Data
6 40 (5.80%) MongoDB
7 39 (5.65%) Oracle Database
8 36 (5.22%) NoSQL
9 27 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
10 26 (3.77%) Jackrabbit
11 10 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (1.01%) OLAP
12 7 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (0.87%) Riak
13 6 (0.87%) OLTP
14 5 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (0.72%) Redis
15 4 (0.58%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 303 (43.91%) Maven
2 214 (31.01%) JUnit
3 186 (26.96%) Ant
4 133 (19.28%) Eclipse
5 115 (16.67%) Subversion
6 101 (14.64%) Selenium
7 70 (10.14%) Git (software)
8 69 (10.00%) Jenkins
9 58 (8.41%) JMeter
10 53 (7.68%) Cucumber
11 51 (7.39%) Apache Ivy
12 45 (6.52%) JIRA
13 43 (6.23%) Hudson
14 42 (6.09%) Mockito
15 41 (5.94%) NetBeans
16 32 (4.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 32 (4.64%) JBehave
17 30 (4.35%) Log4j
18 12 (1.74%) Gradle
19 11 (1.59%) EasyMock
General
1 90 (13.04%) Finance
2 47 (6.81%) Telecoms
3 37 (5.36%) Games
3 37 (5.36%) Retail
4 35 (5.07%) Banking
5 24 (3.48%) Publishing
6 14 (2.03%) Advertising
7 8 (1.16%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.72%) Legal
9 3 (0.43%) Billing
9 3 (0.43%) Front Office
9 3 (0.43%) Marketing
10 2 (0.29%) Electronics
10 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 604 (87.54%) Developer
2 524 (75.94%) Java Developer
3 193 (27.97%) Senior Developer
4 170 (24.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 88 (12.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 63 (9.13%) J2EE Developer
7 52 (7.54%) Web Developer
8 36 (5.22%) Java Web Developer
9 32 (4.64%) Software Engineer
9 32 (4.64%) Lead Developer
10 30 (4.35%) Applications Support
11 28 (4.06%) Senior J2EE Developer
12 26 (3.77%) Consultant
13 24 (3.48%) Architect
14 20 (2.90%) Lead Java Developer
15 19 (2.75%) Software Developer
16 18 (2.61%) Java Software Engineer
17 15 (2.17%) Graduate
17 15 (2.17%) Java Consultant
17 15 (2.17%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 541 (78.41%) Spring
2 499 (72.32%) Hibernate
3 325 (47.10%) Web Services
4 295 (42.75%) J2EE
5 275 (39.86%) HTML
6 242 (35.07%) CSS
7 237 (34.35%) Java EE
8 217 (31.45%) XML
9 201 (29.13%) Spring MVC
10 179 (25.94%) JMS
11 176 (25.51%) SOAP
12 166 (24.06%) JSP
13 141 (20.43%) EJB
14 140 (20.29%) Servlets
14 140 (20.29%) Struts
15 138 (20.00%) REST
16 136 (19.71%) jQuery
17 130 (18.84%) JSON
18 111 (16.09%) Ajax
19 106 (15.36%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 94 (13.62%) Computer Science
2 85 (12.32%) Open Source
3 44 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
4 42 (6.09%) RIA
5 28 (4.06%) Client/Server
5 28 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (3.33%) Mathematics
7 19 (2.75%) Management Information System
8 16 (2.32%) Digital Media
9 13 (1.88%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.59%) N-Tier
11 9 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (1.01%) Mobile Games
12 7 (1.01%) iPad
12 7 (1.01%) DataPower
12 7 (1.01%) Web 2.0
13 6 (0.87%) GIS
14 3 (0.43%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
15 2 (0.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 171 (24.78%) Linux
2 90 (13.04%) UNIX
3 56 (8.12%) Apple iOS
4 55 (7.97%) Android
5 31 (4.49%) Windows
6 10 (1.45%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.01%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.14%) AIX
9 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (36.96%) MVC
3 192 (27.83%) TDD
4 151 (21.88%) OO
5 150 (21.74%) UML
6 124 (17.97%) Web Development
7 111 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
8 100 (14.49%) Scrum
9 91 (13.19%) Software Engineering
9 91 (13.19%) BDD
10 86 (12.46%) Unit Testing
11 78 (11.30%) SOA
12 74 (10.72%) E-Commerce
13 69 (10.00%) Mentoring
14 51 (7.39%) Multithreading
15 46 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
16 42 (6.09%) Android Development
16 42 (6.09%) iOS Development
17 41 (5.94%) Use Case
18 40 (5.80%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 687 (99.57%) Java
2 328 (47.54%) SQL
3 276 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 55 (7.97%) Scala
5 35 (5.07%) PL/SQL
6 31 (4.49%) PHP
7 30 (4.35%) Groovy
8 28 (4.06%) C#
9 26 (3.77%) ECMAScript
10 25 (3.62%) Perl
11 22 (3.19%) Ruby
11 22 (3.19%) Python
12 19 (2.75%) XPath
12 19 (2.75%) XQuery
13 18 (2.61%) C++
14 16 (2.32%) C
15 11 (1.59%) T-SQL
16 8 (1.16%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.72%) Delphi
17 5 (0.72%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 127 (18.41%) Degree
2 24 (3.48%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.19%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.72%) OCPJP
4 5 (0.72%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.29%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.14%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.14%) CITP
6 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (0.14%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 7 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (1.45%) Ansible
2 7 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.43%) Hyperic
4 3 (0.43%) Opsview
4 3 (0.43%) MOM
4 3 (0.43%) Nagios
4 3 (0.43%) Puppet
5 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 235 (34.06%) Oracle
2 149 (21.59%) JBoss
3 77 (11.16%) Adobe
4 27 (3.91%) Endeca
5 26 (3.77%) Demandware
5 26 (3.77%) hybris
5 26 (3.77%) ATG
6 20 (2.90%) IBM
6 20 (2.90%) Microsoft
6 20 (2.90%) Intershop
7 19 (2.75%) Sybase
8 16 (2.32%) Google
9 9 (1.30%) VMware
10 7 (1.01%) BEA
11 6 (0.87%) Sun
11 6 (0.87%) ESRI
12 4 (0.58%) Talend
12 4 (0.58%) Chordiant
13 3 (0.43%) Micro Focus
13 3 (0.43%) Remedy
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Full Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £28,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £28,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £28,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £28,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
LV=
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus an Excellent Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + great benefits + possible bonus
Posted: 6 days ago