The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 99 84 89
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs citing JPA 7 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.51% 0.43% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.46% 1.10% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -13.79%
JPA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
481 454 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.70% 39.48% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 409 411 495
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

JPA
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JPA across the Wales region.

JPA Salary Trend in Wales

JPA
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JPA across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

JPA Salary Histogram in Wales

JPA
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
South Wales -12 6 £35,500 +1.42%
North Wales - 1 - -
JPA
UK

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing JPA 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 JPA.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 14 (93.33%) Spring
3 13 (86.67%) MySQL
4 8 (53.33%) JSP
4 8 (53.33%) Web Services
4 8 (53.33%) Tomcat
4 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) HTML
5 7 (46.67%) CSS
5 7 (46.67%) Java EE
5 7 (46.67%) JAX-WS
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) .NET
6 6 (40.00%) JUnit
6 6 (40.00%) Linux
6 6 (40.00%) MVC
6 6 (40.00%) TDD
6 6 (40.00%) Maven
6 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (40.00%) BDD
7 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (33.33%) Oracle
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 5 (33.33%) Ant
7 5 (33.33%) JDBC
7 5 (33.33%) UNIX
7 5 (33.33%) Windows
7 5 (33.33%) Apache
7 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing JPA 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 JPA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) Mule
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) MySQL
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (33.33%) Redis
2 5 (33.33%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) JUnit
1 6 (40.00%) Maven
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) Mockito
2 5 (33.33%) Ant
2 5 (33.33%) Subversion
2 5 (33.33%) EasyMock
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.67%) NetBeans
3 1 (6.67%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 12 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 14 (93.33%) Spring
3 8 (53.33%) Web Services
3 8 (53.33%) JSP
4 7 (46.67%) CSS
4 7 (46.67%) HTML
4 7 (46.67%) Java EE
4 7 (46.67%) JAX-WS
5 6 (40.00%) .NET
6 5 (33.33%) JDBC
6 5 (33.33%) JDO
6 5 (33.33%) RESTful
6 5 (33.33%) Ajax
6 5 (33.33%) jQuery
6 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
7 1 (6.67%) REST
7 1 (6.67%) CSS3
7 1 (6.67%) XHTML
7 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Wiki
1 5 (33.33%) iPad
1 5 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) UNIX
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) TDD
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
2 6 (40.00%) BDD
3 5 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 5 (33.33%) Separation of Concerns
3 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 5 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (33.33%) AOP
3 5 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 5 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
1 5 (33.33%) hybris