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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Transaction API (JTA)
Rank 885 867 890
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Permanent jobs citing JTA 5 33 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.031% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.012% 0.075% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 4
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% -45.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £48,000 £73,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £68,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary - £68,000 -

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
40564 44165 48061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.91% 41.00% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 34909 37294 42849
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 December 2014 within the UK.

JTA Salary Histogram in the UK

JTA
Top 2 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 December 2014. 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
London -11 2 £47,500 -17.39%
England -26 2 £47,500 -17.39%

JTA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) JMS
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 10 (90.91%) Java
3 9 (81.82%) EJB
3 9 (81.82%) JSP
3 9 (81.82%) SOA
3 9 (81.82%) Hibernate
3 9 (81.82%) Spring
4 8 (72.73%) GlassFish
5 6 (54.55%) SOAP
5 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (54.55%) Maven
5 6 (54.55%) MVC
5 6 (54.55%) Spring MVC
5 6 (54.55%) REST
6 5 (45.45%) Mockito
6 5 (45.45%) BDD
6 5 (45.45%) Spring Security
6 5 (45.45%) Spring Web Flow
6 5 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (45.45%) Java EE
6 5 (45.45%) JSON
6 5 (45.45%) JPA
6 5 (45.45%) Apache CXF
6 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 5 (45.45%) J2EE
6 5 (45.45%) Ant
6 5 (45.45%) JUnit
6 5 (45.45%) JAXB
7 4 (36.36%) IBM

JTA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) GlassFish
2 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
3 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
4 1 (9.09%) JBoss
4 1 (9.09%) Apache
4 1 (9.09%) Commerce Server
4 1 (9.09%) CMS
4 1 (9.09%) Alfresco
4 1 (9.09%) Mule
4 1 (9.09%) Escenic
4 1 (9.09%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (9.09%) Magnolia
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Maven
2 5 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (45.45%) Mockito
2 5 (45.45%) Ant
2 5 (45.45%) JUnit
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) JMS
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
3 9 (81.82%) Hibernate
3 9 (81.82%) Spring
3 9 (81.82%) EJB
3 9 (81.82%) JSP
4 6 (54.55%) SOAP
4 6 (54.55%) REST
4 6 (54.55%) Spring MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Spring Security
5 5 (45.45%) Spring Web Flow
5 5 (45.45%) Java EE
5 5 (45.45%) JSON
5 5 (45.45%) JPA
5 5 (45.45%) Apache CXF
5 5 (45.45%) J2EE
5 5 (45.45%) JAXB
6 4 (36.36%) Ajax
6 4 (36.36%) HTML
6 4 (36.36%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) SOA
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) Unified Process
4 4 (36.36%) RUP
4 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) IBM
1 4 (36.36%) ATG
1 4 (36.36%) hybris
1 4 (36.36%) Demandware
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle