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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 568 605 550
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -55
Permanent jobs citing JPA 352 340 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.29% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 0.75% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 298 296 321
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
41070 45471 43326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.50% 38.87% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35057 38635 37492
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 £62,500 £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 31 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 31 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 +26 307 £50,000 +11.11% 51
London -19 99 £55,000 -4.34% 23
East of England +47 52 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South West -10 48 £35,000 -10.25% 4
South East +4 42 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Essex +29 38 £42,500 -5.55% 1
City of London +18 32 £57,500 -4.16% 11
Scotland +20 29 £34,000 -19.04% 1
Gloucestershire +4 21 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Edinburgh +14 20 £34,000 -19.04%
Surrey - 19 £45,000 -
East Midlands +12 16 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Wiltshire -10 16 £35,000 -3.44% 2
Yorkshire -12 15 £48,750 +21.87% 4
West Midlands 0 14 £80,000 +56.09% 2
Chippenham -4 14 £35,000 +7.69% 2
North West -5 14 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Wales -2 13 £34,087 -11.46% 2
South Wales -8 12 £35,000 -9.09% 2
North East - 12 £40,000 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 12 £40,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 12 £40,000 - 2
Cheltenham - 12 £60,000 - 1
Cardiff -4 11 £36,587 +19.70% 2
Chelmsford +2 10 £38,750 -13.88%
Leeds -1 10 £35,000 -17.64% 4
West Yorkshire -10 10 £35,000 -15.15% 4
Nottinghamshire - 10 £47,500 -
Nottingham - 10 £47,500 -
Manchester +14 9 £50,000 +11.11% 7

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 677 (99.71%) Java
2 548 (80.71%) Spring
3 505 (74.37%) Hibernate
4 320 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
5 312 (45.95%) Web Services
6 299 (44.04%) SQL
7 276 (40.65%) J2EE
8 269 (39.62%) MVC
9 268 (39.47%) JavaScript
10 249 (36.67%) Oracle
11 244 (35.94%) HTML
12 243 (35.79%) Java EE
13 236 (34.76%) XML
14 223 (32.84%) Maven
15 206 (30.34%) TDD
16 194 (28.57%) Tomcat
17 182 (26.80%) Eclipse
17 182 (26.80%) Spring MVC
18 177 (26.07%) CSS
19 171 (25.18%) JUnit
20 168 (24.74%) JBoss
21 167 (24.59%) Software Engineering
22 162 (23.86%) Scrum
23 156 (22.97%) jQuery
24 153 (22.53%) SOAP
25 146 (21.50%) SDLC
26 140 (20.62%) REST
27 139 (20.47%) Finance
28 134 (19.73%) Linux
29 133 (19.59%) EJB

JPA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 194 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 168 (24.74%) JBoss
3 74 (10.90%) Apache
4 64 (9.43%) WebLogic
5 57 (8.39%) WebSphere
6 38 (5.60%) Apache Solr
7 29 (4.27%) CMS
8 26 (3.83%) Node.js
9 21 (3.09%) GlassFish
10 19 (2.80%) Mule
11 18 (2.65%) WebSphere Application Server
11 18 (2.65%) Mule ESB
12 16 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (2.06%) Alfresco
13 14 (2.06%) Joomla!
14 10 (1.47%) Confluence
15 8 (1.18%) Apache ServiceMix
15 8 (1.18%) Apache Spark
16 7 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 6 (0.88%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Business Applications
1 18 (2.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.18%) Fredhopper
3 7 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (7.36%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.95%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (1.18%) SaaS
4 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.86%) Internet
2 16 (2.36%) HTTP
3 13 (1.91%) Broadband
4 8 (1.18%) LDAP
5 5 (0.74%) SMTP
5 5 (0.74%) SAN
5 5 (0.74%) NAS
6 4 (0.59%) AMQP
7 2 (0.29%) 4G
7 2 (0.29%) 3G
7 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.29%) ATM
8 1 (0.15%) SSL
8 1 (0.15%) CTI
8 1 (0.15%) Intranet
8 1 (0.15%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (18.41%) MySQL
2 95 (13.99%) PostgreSQL
3 81 (11.93%) SQL Server
4 70 (10.31%) Relational Database
5 66 (9.72%) NoSQL
6 63 (9.28%) Oracle Database
7 57 (8.39%) MongoDB
8 40 (5.89%) RDBMS
9 19 (2.80%) Oracle Reports
9 19 (2.80%) DB2
9 19 (2.80%) OLAP
10 18 (2.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 11 (1.62%) Big Data
11 11 (1.62%) OLTP
12 10 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (1.18%) Hadoop
14 7 (1.03%) Jackrabbit
14 7 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (0.88%) DB2 UDB
15 6 (0.88%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 223 (32.84%) Maven
2 182 (26.80%) Eclipse
3 171 (25.18%) JUnit
4 127 (18.70%) Git (software)
5 107 (15.76%) Ant
6 98 (14.43%) Subversion
7 75 (11.05%) Jenkins
8 46 (6.77%) JIRA
9 32 (4.71%) IntelliJ
10 31 (4.57%) Selenium
11 29 (4.27%) JMeter
11 29 (4.27%) Hudson
12 28 (4.12%) Gradle
13 27 (3.98%) Redmine
14 26 (3.83%) NetBeans
15 21 (3.09%) Cucumber
16 18 (2.65%) Mockito
16 18 (2.65%) Eclipse RCP
16 18 (2.65%) Apache Ivy
17 16 (2.36%) TestNG
General
1 139 (20.47%) Finance
2 57 (8.39%) Retail
3 54 (7.95%) Banking
4 48 (7.07%) Telecoms
5 30 (4.42%) Marketing
6 23 (3.39%) Multimedia
6 23 (3.39%) Publishing
7 18 (2.65%) Manufacturing
7 18 (2.65%) Investment Banking
7 18 (2.65%) Electronics
8 13 (1.91%) Games
9 9 (1.33%) Advertising
9 9 (1.33%) Back Office
10 6 (0.88%) Front Office
10 6 (0.88%) Automotive
10 6 (0.88%) Billing
11 5 (0.74%) International Banking
11 5 (0.74%) Legal
12 3 (0.44%) Military
13 1 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 586 (86.30%) Developer
2 539 (79.38%) Java Developer
3 207 (30.49%) Senior Developer
4 189 (27.84%) Senior Java Developer
5 63 (9.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 54 (7.95%) Programmer
7 46 (6.77%) Java Programmer
8 38 (5.60%) Software Engineer
9 36 (5.30%) Web Developer
10 35 (5.15%) Java Web Developer
11 34 (5.01%) Architect
12 30 (4.42%) Java Architect
13 24 (3.53%) Software Developer
14 21 (3.09%) Java Software Engineer
15 20 (2.95%) Lead Developer
16 19 (2.80%) Mid-Level Java Developer
17 16 (2.36%) Junior
18 14 (2.06%) Analyst
19 13 (1.91%) Graduate
19 13 (1.91%) Development Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 548 (80.71%) Spring
2 505 (74.37%) Hibernate
3 312 (45.95%) Web Services
4 276 (40.65%) J2EE
5 244 (35.94%) HTML
6 243 (35.79%) Java EE
7 236 (34.76%) XML
8 182 (26.80%) Spring MVC
9 177 (26.07%) CSS
10 156 (22.97%) jQuery
11 153 (22.53%) SOAP
12 140 (20.62%) REST
13 133 (19.59%) EJB
14 128 (18.85%) RESTful
15 125 (18.41%) Struts
16 113 (16.64%) Servlets
17 108 (15.91%) JMS
18 106 (15.61%) JSP
19 103 (15.17%) Java SE
20 77 (11.34%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 80 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (11.49%) Computer Science
3 34 (5.01%) Mobile App
4 32 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 18 (2.65%) DTV
7 16 (2.36%) RIA
8 12 (1.77%) Data Structures
8 12 (1.77%) User Experience
9 11 (1.62%) W3C
10 9 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
11 8 (1.18%) Replication
12 7 (1.03%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.03%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.88%) DataPower
13 6 (0.88%) Management Information System
13 6 (0.88%) Mobile Games
13 6 (0.88%) Credit Risk
14 5 (0.74%) Online Banking
14 5 (0.74%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 134 (19.73%) Linux
2 108 (15.91%) UNIX
3 43 (6.33%) Android
3 43 (6.33%) Apple iOS
4 24 (3.53%) Windows
5 6 (0.88%) zOS
6 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.15%) Solaris
6 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (39.62%) MVC
3 206 (30.34%) TDD
4 167 (24.59%) Software Engineering
5 162 (23.86%) Scrum
6 146 (21.50%) SDLC
7 117 (17.23%) OO
8 91 (13.40%) Continuous Integration
9 83 (12.22%) Web Development
10 78 (11.49%) Open Source
11 72 (10.60%) Unit Testing
12 71 (10.46%) BDD
13 63 (9.28%) UML
14 62 (9.13%) E-Commerce
15 50 (7.36%) RUP
15 50 (7.36%) Multithreading
16 47 (6.92%) Mentoring
17 38 (5.60%) Workflow
18 36 (5.30%) SOA
18 36 (5.30%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 677 (99.71%) Java
2 299 (44.04%) SQL
3 268 (39.47%) JavaScript
4 52 (7.66%) PL/SQL
5 43 (6.33%) Ruby
6 38 (5.60%) Scala
7 31 (4.57%) AspectJ
7 31 (4.57%) C
8 28 (4.12%) Groovy
9 23 (3.39%) Python
10 22 (3.24%) Perl
11 20 (2.95%) XPath
12 19 (2.80%) C#
13 18 (2.65%) C++
14 17 (2.50%) Bash Shell
15 15 (2.21%) Shell Script
15 15 (2.21%) PHP
16 13 (1.91%) XQuery
17 8 (1.18%) VB.NET
17 8 (1.18%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 125 (18.41%) Degree
2 26 (3.83%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.53%) Sun Certification
4 19 (2.80%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.03%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.03%) OCPJP
6 3 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.29%) OCMJEA
7 2 (0.29%) OCPJWCD
8 1 (0.15%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.95%) QA
2 6 (0.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (0.88%) Oracle Clusterware
2 2 (0.29%) vSphere
3 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (1.18%) Puppet
2 6 (0.88%) Vagrant
2 6 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (0.88%) Data Guard
2 6 (0.88%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (0.15%) logstash
3 1 (0.15%) Graphite
Vendors
1 249 (36.67%) Oracle
2 38 (5.60%) ATG
3 37 (5.45%) hybris
4 35 (5.15%) Demandware
5 33 (4.86%) Adobe
6 32 (4.71%) Intershop
7 29 (4.27%) IBM
8 24 (3.53%) Endeca
9 21 (3.09%) Sun
10 20 (2.95%) SAP
11 17 (2.50%) Microsoft
12 14 (2.06%) Sybase
13 12 (1.77%) Apple
14 8 (1.18%) Alterian
15 6 (0.88%) Guidewire
15 6 (0.88%) Coverity
16 3 (0.44%) Zend
16 3 (0.44%) Red Hat
16 3 (0.44%) EMC
17 1 (0.15%) BEA
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