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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Transaction API (JTA)
Rank 881 914 898
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -16
Permanent jobs citing JTA 15 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.013% 0.003%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.036% 0.031% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 2
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% -33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,250 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,250 £88,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 -
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -

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
41606 47784 45419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.76% 40.06% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35381 40402 39550
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 £60,000 £63,500
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 1 May 2015 within the UK.

JTA Salary Histogram in the UK

JTA
Top 12 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 1 May 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
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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 +22 15 £47,500 +5.55% 4
London +27 12 £65,000 - 1
Suffolk - 2 £41,250 - 3
East of England - 2 £45,000 - 3
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
City of London - 1 - - 1
Colchester - 1 £45,000 -
Harrogate - 1 £40,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £37,500 - 1
Woodbridge - 1 £45,000 -
Essex - 1 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -

JTA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 23 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (91.30%) Hibernate
2 21 (91.30%) Spring
3 18 (78.26%) J2EE
3 18 (78.26%) MySQL
4 16 (69.57%) JMS
5 15 (65.22%) SOAP
5 15 (65.22%) jQuery
6 14 (60.87%) Linux
7 13 (56.52%) JBoss
7 13 (56.52%) IBM
7 13 (56.52%) Ajax
7 13 (56.52%) Retail
8 12 (52.17%) Tomcat
9 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (47.83%) Drools
9 11 (47.83%) High Availability
10 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
11 7 (30.43%) Web Services
11 7 (30.43%) UNIX
11 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
12 5 (21.74%) SQL
12 5 (21.74%) Oracle
12 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
12 5 (21.74%) Servlets
12 5 (21.74%) Apache Camel
12 5 (21.74%) Mule
12 5 (21.74%) REST
13 4 (17.39%) Lucene
13 4 (17.39%) MongoDB

JTA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 13 (56.52%) JBoss
2 12 (52.17%) Tomcat
3 5 (21.74%) Mule
4 4 (17.39%) Escenic
4 4 (17.39%) Alfresco
4 4 (17.39%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (17.39%) Magnolia
4 4 (17.39%) Apache
4 4 (17.39%) CMS
5 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
5 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
5 2 (8.70%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) MySQL
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
3 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
3 4 (17.39%) Neo4j
3 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) jMock
2 1 (4.35%) JUnit
General
1 13 (56.52%) Retail
2 4 (17.39%) Publishing
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Java Developer
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Software Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) Hibernate
1 21 (91.30%) Spring
2 18 (78.26%) J2EE
3 16 (69.57%) JMS
4 15 (65.22%) SOAP
4 15 (65.22%) jQuery
5 13 (56.52%) Ajax
6 11 (47.83%) Drools
7 7 (30.43%) Web Services
8 5 (21.74%) Servlets
8 5 (21.74%) Apache Camel
8 5 (21.74%) REST
9 4 (17.39%) Lucene
9 4 (17.39%) Apache Wicket
9 4 (17.39%) Middleware
9 4 (17.39%) Tapestry
9 4 (17.39%) jBPM
9 4 (17.39%) Spring MVC
10 3 (13.04%) Java EE
10 3 (13.04%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (47.83%) High Availability
2 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
3 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (17.39%) Web Application Development
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) MVC
4 3 (13.04%) SOA
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.70%) EAI
5 2 (8.70%) RUP
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) Unified Process
5 2 (8.70%) BDD
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) C
4 1 (4.35%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) IBM
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.70%) ATG
3 2 (8.70%) Demandware
3 2 (8.70%) hybris
4 1 (4.35%) Murex
4 1 (4.35%) Sybase
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Suffolk
Explore Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago