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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Transaction API (JTA)
Rank 876 895 883
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Permanent jobs citing JTA 16 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.016% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.039% 0.042% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 10
Average salary £75,000 £52,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -34.37%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -

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
41241 45627 43427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.60% 38.92% 39.90%
Number of salaries quoted 35205 38805 37583
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 £60,600 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 July 2015 within the UK.

JTA Salary Histogram in the UK

JTA
Top 11 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 29 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 +14 14 £75,000 +42.85%
London +18 11 £75,000 +66.66%
City of London - 6 £75,000 -
East of England - 2 £45,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £45,000 -
South East +19 1 £75,000 +25.00%
Berkshire +8 1 £75,000 +25.00%
Newbury +6 1 £75,000 +25.00%
Colchester - 1 £45,000 -
Woodbridge - 1 £45,000 -
Essex - 1 £45,000 -

JTA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (87.10%) Spring
3 22 (70.97%) Hibernate
3 22 (70.97%) J2EE
4 21 (67.74%) Linux
5 19 (61.29%) JBoss
6 18 (58.06%) MySQL
7 17 (54.84%) JMS
7 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (48.39%) jQuery
9 14 (45.16%) Tomcat
10 12 (38.71%) Retail
10 12 (38.71%) IBM
10 12 (38.71%) Ajax
11 11 (35.48%) Drools
11 11 (35.48%) REST
11 11 (35.48%) High Availability
11 11 (35.48%) API Design
11 11 (35.48%) SOAP
12 10 (32.26%) JUnit
12 10 (32.26%) UML
12 10 (32.26%) Web Services
12 10 (32.26%) OO
12 10 (32.26%) Relational Database
12 10 (32.26%) Java EE
13 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
13 8 (25.81%) UNIX
14 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
14 7 (22.58%) Middleware
14 7 (22.58%) JTS

JTA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 19 (61.29%) JBoss
2 14 (45.16%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.90%) Node.js
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (6.45%) GlassFish
5 1 (3.23%) Mule
5 1 (3.23%) WildFly
5 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) 3G
2 2 (6.45%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) MySQL
2 10 (32.26%) Relational Database
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
3 5 (16.13%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.90%) OLAP
5 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.45%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) JUnit
2 5 (16.13%) Maven
2 5 (16.13%) jMock
3 4 (12.90%) Subversion
4 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (38.71%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Java Software Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Software Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Middleware Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Digital Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Digital Architect
8 1 (3.23%) AWS Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Software Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Software Development Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) Spring
2 22 (70.97%) J2EE
2 22 (70.97%) Hibernate
3 17 (54.84%) JMS
4 15 (48.39%) jQuery
5 12 (38.71%) Ajax
6 11 (35.48%) Drools
6 11 (35.48%) REST
6 11 (35.48%) SOAP
7 10 (32.26%) Web Services
7 10 (32.26%) Java EE
8 7 (22.58%) JTS
8 7 (22.58%) Middleware
9 6 (19.35%) JPA
10 5 (16.13%) JSON
10 5 (16.13%) Servlets
10 5 (16.13%) JDBC
11 4 (12.90%) EJB
11 4 (12.90%) Murex MxML
11 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) N-Tier
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) Replication
3 2 (6.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) UNIX
3 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) High Availability
2 11 (35.48%) API Design
3 10 (32.26%) UML
3 10 (32.26%) OO
4 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
5 6 (19.35%) TDD
5 6 (19.35%) BDD
6 5 (16.13%) Analytics
6 5 (16.13%) AOP
6 5 (16.13%) OOP
6 5 (16.13%) SOA
7 4 (12.90%) Scrum
7 4 (12.90%) EAI
8 3 (9.68%) SDLC
9 2 (6.45%) Workflow
10 1 (3.23%) Unified Process
10 1 (3.23%) RUP
10 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) C
4 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (6.45%) OCMJEA
1 2 (6.45%) OCPJWCD
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) IBM
2 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
3 5 (16.13%) Sybase
4 4 (12.90%) Murex
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle
6 2 (6.45%) Sun
7 1 (3.23%) ATG
7 1 (3.23%) GoldenSource
7 1 (3.23%) hybris
7 1 (3.23%) Demandware