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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 78 98 80
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Permanent jobs citing JPA 22 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.69% 0.67% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.84% 1.81% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 6
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £38,800 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.63% +9.33%
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
455 497 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.87% 36.79% 42.25%
Number of salaries quoted 374 427 402
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
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 13 February 2016. 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 +11 17 £37,000 +4.22% 2
North Wales +11 5 £45,000 - 1
JPA
UK

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 52 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (90.38%) Spring
3 34 (65.38%) HTML
4 27 (51.92%) Web Services
5 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (46.15%) CSS
7 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
7 23 (44.23%) Hibernate
7 23 (44.23%) Degree
8 22 (42.31%) Java EE
9 21 (40.38%) Git (software)
10 20 (38.46%) Subversion
10 20 (38.46%) SQL
10 20 (38.46%) JSP
10 20 (38.46%) OOP
11 19 (36.54%) SOAP
11 19 (36.54%) Ajax
12 18 (34.62%) JSF
12 18 (34.62%) Jenkins
13 17 (32.69%) Web Development
13 17 (32.69%) Spring Security
13 17 (32.69%) Struts
13 17 (32.69%) JDBC
14 15 (28.85%) OO
14 15 (28.85%) jQuery
15 14 (26.92%) EJB
15 14 (26.92%) AngularJS
16 12 (23.08%) Tomcat
16 12 (23.08%) Eclipse
16 12 (23.08%) Oracle

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 12 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.54%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (9.62%) WildFly
4 2 (3.85%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.92%) Apache
5 1 (1.92%) IIS
5 1 (1.92%) Mule
5 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) AMQP
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) MySQL
2 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (40.38%) Git (software)
2 20 (38.46%) Subversion
3 18 (34.62%) Jenkins
4 12 (23.08%) Eclipse
5 10 (19.23%) JUnit
5 10 (19.23%) Maven
6 9 (17.31%) Ant
6 9 (17.31%) JMeter
7 7 (13.46%) JIRA
8 6 (11.54%) Selenium
9 5 (9.62%) Hudson
9 5 (9.62%) NetBeans
10 2 (3.85%) IntelliJ
10 2 (3.85%) Mockito
General
1 11 (21.15%) Marketing
2 10 (19.23%) Finance
3 6 (11.54%) Advertising
4 4 (7.69%) Banking
4 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.77%) Back Office
6 1 (1.92%) Retail
6 1 (1.92%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 42 (80.77%) Developer
2 31 (59.62%) Java Developer
3 13 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 11 (21.15%) Web Developer
5 10 (19.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (19.23%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (19.23%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (19.23%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Java Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Java Technical Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Technical Architect
7 4 (7.69%) Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (7.69%) Programmer
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Programme Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Programmer
8 3 (5.77%) Mid-Level Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (90.38%) Spring
2 34 (65.38%) HTML
3 27 (51.92%) Web Services
4 24 (46.15%) CSS
5 23 (44.23%) Hibernate
6 22 (42.31%) Java EE
7 20 (38.46%) JSP
8 19 (36.54%) Ajax
8 19 (36.54%) SOAP
9 18 (34.62%) JSF
10 17 (32.69%) JDBC
10 17 (32.69%) Spring Security
10 17 (32.69%) Struts
11 15 (28.85%) jQuery
12 14 (26.92%) AngularJS
12 14 (26.92%) EJB
13 12 (23.08%) REST
14 11 (21.15%) DHTML
14 11 (21.15%) Ext JS
14 11 (21.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Computer Science
1 11 (21.15%) Web 2.0
2 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Android
2 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (38.46%) OOP
3 17 (32.69%) Web Development
4 15 (28.85%) OO
5 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (13.46%) Scrum
7 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
8 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (11.54%) MVC
9 5 (9.62%) TDD
10 4 (7.69%) Load Testing
10 4 (7.69%) UML
11 3 (5.77%) BDD
11 3 (5.77%) Coaching
11 3 (5.77%) High Availability
11 3 (5.77%) OOD
11 3 (5.77%) SDLC
11 3 (5.77%) Software Testing
12 2 (3.85%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
3 20 (38.46%) SQL
4 6 (11.54%) PL/SQL
5 5 (9.62%) C#
5 5 (9.62%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (44.23%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Oracle
2 7 (13.46%) IBM
3 5 (9.62%) Atlassian
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