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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 93 97 92
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing JPA 8 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.62% 0.43% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.96% 0.95% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 1
Average salary £39,500 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.84% +21.79%
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
409 629 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.73% 45.51% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 356 599 441
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
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
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 24 October 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 8 £39,500 -16.84% 1
JPA
UK

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 21 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (90.48%) Hibernate
2 19 (90.48%) Spring
3 18 (85.71%) Java EE
4 17 (80.95%) Tomcat
5 16 (76.19%) Web Services
6 12 (57.14%) MySQL
7 10 (47.62%) JSP
7 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (42.86%) Linux
8 9 (42.86%) JAX-WS
9 8 (38.10%) J2EE
10 7 (33.33%) .NET
10 7 (33.33%) Spring Web Flow
11 6 (28.57%) Scrum
12 5 (23.81%) Degree
12 5 (23.81%) JSF
12 5 (23.81%) Maven
12 5 (23.81%) HTML
12 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
12 5 (23.81%) SQL
12 5 (23.81%) JUnit
12 5 (23.81%) SOAP
12 5 (23.81%) XML
12 5 (23.81%) Eclipse
12 5 (23.81%) JMeter
12 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
13 4 (19.05%) Load Testing
13 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
13 4 (19.05%) IBM

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 17 (80.95%) Tomcat
2 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) SSH
2 1 (4.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) JasperReports
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) JUnit
1 5 (23.81%) Eclipse
1 5 (23.81%) JMeter
1 5 (23.81%) Maven
2 3 (14.29%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.76%) Ant
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Senior Developer
3 10 (47.62%) Java Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Programmer
5 4 (19.05%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (19.05%) Programmer
5 4 (19.05%) Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
7 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (9.52%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) Hibernate
1 19 (90.48%) Spring
2 18 (85.71%) Java EE
3 16 (76.19%) Web Services
4 10 (47.62%) JSP
5 9 (42.86%) JAX-WS
6 8 (38.10%) J2EE
7 7 (33.33%) .NET
7 7 (33.33%) Spring Web Flow
8 5 (23.81%) HTML
8 5 (23.81%) SOAP
8 5 (23.81%) XML
8 5 (23.81%) JSF
9 4 (19.05%) Ajax
9 4 (19.05%) JMS
9 4 (19.05%) CSS
10 3 (14.29%) Struts
11 2 (9.52%) EJB
12 1 (4.76%) Java EE 5
12 1 (4.76%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) RIA
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Scrum
3 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Web Development
4 4 (19.05%) Load Testing
5 3 (14.29%) UML
5 3 (14.29%) MVC
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
1 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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