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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Transaction API (JTA)
Rank 876 902 876
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -26
Permanent jobs citing JTA 19 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.012% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.047% 0.031% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 9
Average salary £75,000 £57,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% +26.37%
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 - -

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
40154 44529 42951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.35% 38.28% 39.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34283 37434 37135
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 27 August 2015 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 27 August 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 +16 18 £75,000 +30.43%
London +35 15 £75,000 +30.43%
City of London - 6 £75,000 -
Newbury - 3 £75,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £75,000 -
South East - 3 £75,000 -

JTA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 32 (96.97%) Java
2 26 (78.79%) Spring
3 23 (69.70%) J2EE
4 22 (66.67%) JBoss
5 21 (63.64%) Linux
6 20 (60.61%) JMS
6 20 (60.61%) Hibernate
7 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (45.45%) OO
8 15 (45.45%) UML
8 15 (45.45%) MySQL
8 15 (45.45%) Relational Database
9 14 (42.42%) JUnit
10 13 (39.39%) Tomcat
10 13 (39.39%) jQuery
11 12 (36.36%) REST
12 11 (33.33%) Java EE
12 11 (33.33%) JTS
12 11 (33.33%) UNIX
13 10 (30.30%) Web Services
14 9 (27.27%) JPA
15 8 (24.24%) Drools
15 8 (24.24%) jMock
15 8 (24.24%) Ajax
15 8 (24.24%) High Availability
15 8 (24.24%) API Design
15 8 (24.24%) SOAP
15 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
15 8 (24.24%) Sybase
15 8 (24.24%) IBM

JTA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 22 (66.67%) JBoss
2 13 (39.39%) Tomcat
3 5 (15.15%) Node.js
4 3 (9.09%) WildFly
4 3 (9.09%) GlassFish
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (3.03%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) HTTP
2 2 (6.06%) 3G
2 2 (6.06%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) MySQL
1 15 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
3 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
4 5 (15.15%) OLAP
5 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.06%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 14 (42.42%) JUnit
2 8 (24.24%) jMock
3 7 (21.21%) Maven
4 5 (15.15%) Subversion
5 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.03%) Hudson
6 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 8 (24.24%) Retail
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.06%) Front Office
4 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Developer
2 15 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Middleware Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Software Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Software Development Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Software Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Digital Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Digital Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.03%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (78.79%) Spring
2 23 (69.70%) J2EE
3 20 (60.61%) Hibernate
3 20 (60.61%) JMS
4 13 (39.39%) jQuery
5 12 (36.36%) REST
6 11 (33.33%) Java EE
6 11 (33.33%) JTS
7 10 (30.30%) Web Services
8 9 (27.27%) JPA
9 8 (24.24%) Ajax
9 8 (24.24%) Drools
9 8 (24.24%) SOAP
10 6 (18.18%) JSON
10 6 (18.18%) JDBC
10 6 (18.18%) Middleware
11 5 (15.15%) EJB
11 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
11 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (12.12%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) N-Tier
2 4 (12.12%) Reference Data
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.06%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Equities
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) UNIX
3 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 3 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) OO
2 15 (45.45%) UML
3 8 (24.24%) High Availability
3 8 (24.24%) API Design
4 7 (21.21%) BDD
4 7 (21.21%) TDD
5 6 (18.18%) AOP
5 6 (18.18%) OOP
5 6 (18.18%) Analytics
6 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.12%) EAI
7 4 (12.12%) SOA
8 3 (9.09%) Scrum
8 3 (9.09%) Change Control
8 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (9.09%) SDLC
9 2 (6.06%) Workflow
10 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
10 1 (3.03%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (6.06%) OCMJEA
1 2 (6.06%) OCPJWCD
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Sybase
1 8 (24.24%) IBM
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle
3 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 4 (12.12%) Murex
5 2 (6.06%) Sun
5 2 (6.06%) GoldenSource