The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 209 187 205
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +18
Permanent jobs citing JPA 4 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.077% 0.22% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.64% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 1
Average salary £51,250 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -13.79%
JPA
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2019 1571 1867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.86% 34.57% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1818 1335 1668
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

JPA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

JPA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

JPA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JPA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

JPA Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

JPA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Birmingham -6 2 £40,000 -44.82% 3
Warwickshire -15 1 £60,000 +14.28% 1
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (93.75%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) Spring
3 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) CSS
4 9 (56.25%) HTML
4 9 (56.25%) Java EE
5 8 (50.00%) EJB
5 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
6 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
7 6 (37.50%) JBoss
8 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
8 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (31.25%) GlassFish
8 5 (31.25%) CSS3
9 4 (25.00%) JAX-RS
9 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 4 (25.00%) Degree
9 4 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (25.00%) Hudson
9 4 (25.00%) Scrum
9 4 (25.00%) MVC
9 4 (25.00%) JMS
9 4 (25.00%) SOA
9 4 (25.00%) J2EE
9 4 (25.00%) MySQL
9 4 (25.00%) Oracle
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (25.00%) Web Services

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (37.50%) JBoss
2 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
2 5 (31.25%) GlassFish
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Hudson
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Eclipse RCP
2 3 (18.75%) Gradle
2 3 (18.75%) Ant
2 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
2 3 (18.75%) Subversion
2 3 (18.75%) Maven
2 3 (18.75%) WATIR
2 3 (18.75%) Selenium
2 3 (18.75%) RSpec
2 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) J2EE Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Software Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Spring
2 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) CSS
2 9 (56.25%) Java EE
3 8 (50.00%) EJB
3 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (31.25%) CSS3
5 4 (25.00%) JAX-RS
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) JMS
5 4 (25.00%) J2EE
6 3 (18.75%) Ajax
6 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) EJB 3.0
6 3 (18.75%) RESTful
6 3 (18.75%) HTML5
6 3 (18.75%) OSGi
6 3 (18.75%) Yii
6 3 (18.75%) REST
6 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Web 2.0
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) EAI
5 1 (6.25%) OOD
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Build Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Data Virtualisation
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) PHP
4 3 (18.75%) Groovy
5 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Zend
3 2 (12.50%) Sybase
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: Unspecified Market Rate plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 40k-50k + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago