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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 206 204 198
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing JPA 11 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 0.40% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 13
Average salary £80,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
1960 2005 1928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.33% 36.69% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1775 1709 1717
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Warwickshire +2 10 £80,000 +52.38% 1
Coventry - 1 £42,500 -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (90.32%) Spring
3 27 (87.10%) Java EE
3 27 (87.10%) Hibernate
4 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (77.42%) TDD
5 24 (77.42%) Oracle
6 18 (58.06%) HTML
7 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
7 17 (54.84%) SOA
8 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
9 15 (48.39%) Maven
10 14 (45.16%) Subversion
10 14 (45.16%) MVC
10 14 (45.16%) SQL
10 14 (45.16%) Ant
10 14 (45.16%) Gradle
11 13 (41.94%) HTML5
11 13 (41.94%) MySQL
11 13 (41.94%) Software Engineering
12 12 (38.71%) Scrum
12 12 (38.71%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (38.71%) CSS
12 12 (38.71%) jQuery
12 12 (38.71%) GlassFish
12 12 (38.71%) Hudson
12 12 (38.71%) AngularJS
12 12 (38.71%) KnockoutJS
12 12 (38.71%) Build Automation
12 12 (38.71%) SDLC

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (38.71%) GlassFish
2 11 (35.48%) JBoss
3 8 (25.81%) Apache Spark
4 7 (22.58%) CMS
5 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
6 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (3.23%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 13 (41.94%) MySQL
3 12 (38.71%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (25.81%) Hadoop
4 8 (25.81%) MongoDB
4 8 (25.81%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (25.81%) NoSQL
5 7 (22.58%) Big Data
6 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Maven
2 14 (45.16%) Ant
2 14 (45.16%) Subversion
2 14 (45.16%) Gradle
3 12 (38.71%) Hudson
4 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
5 3 (9.68%) RSpec
5 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
5 3 (9.68%) WATIR
5 3 (9.68%) Selenium
6 1 (3.23%) TestNG
6 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.23%) JUnit
6 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 8 (25.81%) Retail
2 5 (16.13%) Billing
3 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Developer
1 19 (61.29%) Java Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Software Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Principle Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Principal Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) AWS Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) Spring
2 27 (87.10%) Hibernate
2 27 (87.10%) Java EE
3 18 (58.06%) HTML
4 13 (41.94%) HTML5
5 12 (38.71%) jQuery
5 12 (38.71%) KnockoutJS
5 12 (38.71%) AngularJS
5 12 (38.71%) CSS
6 11 (35.48%) JMS
6 11 (35.48%) JAX-RS
6 11 (35.48%) RESTEasy
6 11 (35.48%) RESTful
7 9 (29.03%) REST
8 6 (19.35%) Apache Camel
8 6 (19.35%) Play Framework
8 6 (19.35%) Spring Boot
8 6 (19.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
8 6 (19.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (77.42%) TDD
3 17 (54.84%) SOA
4 14 (45.16%) MVC
5 13 (41.94%) Software Engineering
6 12 (38.71%) Scrum
6 12 (38.71%) Build Automation
6 12 (38.71%) SDLC
7 11 (35.48%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (29.03%) Workflow
9 8 (25.81%) BDD
9 8 (25.81%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (19.35%) Refactoring
11 6 (19.35%) Release Management
11 6 (19.35%) Coaching
11 6 (19.35%) API Design
12 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
13 4 (12.90%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) SQL
4 8 (25.81%) Scala
4 8 (25.81%) Clojure
5 2 (6.45%) C
5 2 (6.45%) Groovy
5 2 (6.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Zend
3 1 (3.23%) Sybase
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
Warwick, Warwickshire
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