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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 82 93 69
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Permanent jobs citing JPA 14 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.08% 0.55% 1.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.31% 1.34% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 16
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £45,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
423 522 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.77% 40.94% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 383 477 354
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 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
South Wales +12 14 £38,500 -14.44% 2
JPA
UK

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (90.00%) Hibernate
2 18 (90.00%) Spring
3 15 (75.00%) Java EE
3 15 (75.00%) Web Services
3 15 (75.00%) Tomcat
4 10 (50.00%) MySQL
5 9 (45.00%) J2EE
6 8 (40.00%) Spring Web Flow
7 7 (35.00%) JAX-WS
7 7 (35.00%) JSP
7 7 (35.00%) Linux
7 7 (35.00%) Scrum
8 6 (30.00%) Maven
8 6 (30.00%) SOAP
8 6 (30.00%) SQL
9 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 5 (25.00%) HTML
9 5 (25.00%) XML
9 5 (25.00%) JUnit
9 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
9 5 (25.00%) JSF
9 5 (25.00%) Degree
9 5 (25.00%) JMeter
9 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 4 (20.00%) Load Testing
10 4 (20.00%) Apache Ivy
10 4 (20.00%) Banking
10 4 (20.00%) Telecoms

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 15 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) SSH
2 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) JasperReports
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Maven
2 5 (25.00%) JUnit
2 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (25.00%) JMeter
3 4 (20.00%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium
4 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.00%) Ant
4 2 (10.00%) Subversion
5 1 (5.00%) JIRA
5 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (20.00%) Banking
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Programmer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (15.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Java Programmer
7 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) Hibernate
1 18 (90.00%) Spring
2 15 (75.00%) Java EE
2 15 (75.00%) Web Services
3 9 (45.00%) J2EE
4 8 (40.00%) Spring Web Flow
5 7 (35.00%) JAX-WS
5 7 (35.00%) JSP
6 6 (30.00%) SOAP
7 5 (25.00%) HTML
7 5 (25.00%) XML
7 5 (25.00%) JSF
8 4 (20.00%) Ajax
8 4 (20.00%) JMS
8 4 (20.00%) CSS
8 4 (20.00%) Struts
8 4 (20.00%) .NET
9 2 (10.00%) EJB
10 1 (5.00%) Apache Camel
10 1 (5.00%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) RIA
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Scrum
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Web Development
3 4 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) UML
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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