The table below looks at the statistics for JTA skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JTA over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Transaction API (JTA)
Rank 930 930 898
Rank change year-on-year
0 -32
Permanent jobs citing JTA 5 7 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.007% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.013% 0.018% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 19
Average salary £70,000 £35,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -39.13%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 - £59,000

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
38462 39657 43497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.98% 37.25% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33171 34125 36259
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

JTA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JTA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JTA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JTA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JTA within the UK.

JTA Salary Trend in the UK

JTA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JTA over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 within the UK.

JTA Salary Histogram in the UK

JTA
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JTA within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
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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 +19 5 £70,000 +100.00% 4
Nottingham - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - -
South West - 2 £70,000 -
London +3 1 £50,000 +42.85% 4

JTA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing JTA 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 JTA.

1 28 (87.50%) Java
2 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (71.88%) JMS
4 20 (62.50%) Relational Database
5 18 (56.25%) JDBC
6 17 (53.13%) EJB
6 17 (53.13%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (50.00%) REST
7 16 (50.00%) Web Services
7 16 (50.00%) OOP
8 15 (46.88%) Unix
9 14 (43.75%) Linux
9 14 (43.75%) SDLC
10 13 (40.63%) HTML
10 13 (40.63%) SQL
11 12 (37.50%) JBoss
11 12 (37.50%) Spring
12 11 (34.38%) Google
12 11 (34.38%) Facebook
12 11 (34.38%) Twitter
12 11 (34.38%) SaaS
12 11 (34.38%) HTML5
12 11 (34.38%) E-Commerce
12 11 (34.38%) J2EE
12 11 (34.38%) UML
12 11 (34.38%) Retail
12 11 (34.38%) People Management
13 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
13 9 (28.13%) OO
13 9 (28.13%) JPA

JTA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing JTA 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 JTA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (37.50%) JBoss
2 8 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (18.75%) GlassFish
3 6 (18.75%) WildFly
4 5 (15.63%) Node.js
5 2 (6.25%) Apache
5 2 (6.25%) MQSeries
5 2 (6.25%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 17 (53.13%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (34.38%) SaaS
3 6 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
3 5 (15.63%) OLAP
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.25%) DB2
6 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) JUnit
2 6 (18.75%) Maven
3 3 (9.38%) jMock
4 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.13%) Hudson
4 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 11 (34.38%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Front Office
3 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Development Manager
1 6 (18.75%) Head of Development
1 6 (18.75%) Head of Software Development
1 6 (18.75%) Java Development Manager
1 6 (18.75%) Software Development Manager
1 6 (18.75%) Software Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Architect
2 5 (15.63%) Head of Delivery
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Digital Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Digital Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Programmer
5 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) JMS
2 18 (56.25%) JDBC
3 17 (53.13%) EJB
4 16 (50.00%) REST
4 16 (50.00%) Web Services
5 13 (40.63%) HTML
6 12 (37.50%) Spring
7 11 (34.38%) HTML5
7 11 (34.38%) J2EE
8 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
8 9 (28.13%) JPA
9 7 (21.88%) jQuery
9 7 (21.88%) JSON
10 6 (18.75%) Java EE
10 6 (18.75%) JSF
11 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
11 5 (15.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (15.63%) XML
12 4 (12.50%) JTS
13 3 (9.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) N-Tier
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Reference Data
4 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.13%) Equities
5 1 (3.13%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Unix
2 14 (43.75%) Linux
3 6 (18.75%) Android
3 6 (18.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) OOP
3 14 (43.75%) SDLC
4 11 (34.38%) E-Commerce
4 11 (34.38%) People Management
4 11 (34.38%) UML
5 9 (28.13%) OO
6 7 (21.88%) AOP
7 5 (15.63%) Analytics
7 5 (15.63%) Software Delivery
7 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.38%) Change Control
8 3 (9.38%) Functional Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Line Management
8 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Test Management
8 3 (9.38%) Test Planning
8 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
8 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (9.38%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) Java
2 13 (40.63%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Facebook
1 11 (34.38%) Google
1 11 (34.38%) Twitter
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) Sybase
4 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 2 (6.25%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.13%) GoldenSource