Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for JPA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JPA over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 213 -
Rank change year-on-year +44 - +191
Permanent jobs citing JPA 25 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.65% 0.23% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.95% 0.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 0
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £53,750 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +19.44% -14.29% +20.00%

JPA is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1284 1415 1269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 33.37% 29.73% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 1226 1129
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.63% +1.33% -

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing JPA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for JPA in Birmingham

JPA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JPA in Birmingham.

Salary trend for JPA in Birmingham

JPA
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JPA in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for JPA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing JPA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for JPA.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (100.00%) Spring
2 24 (96.00%) TDD
3 21 (84.00%) Scrum
3 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (84.00%) XML
3 21 (84.00%) BDD
4 20 (80.00%) CSS
4 20 (80.00%) JUnit
4 20 (80.00%) HTML
5 17 (68.00%) Finance
5 17 (68.00%) SQL
6 16 (64.00%) TestNG
7 15 (60.00%) EJB 3.0
7 15 (60.00%) Java EE
7 15 (60.00%) XPath
7 15 (60.00%) Oracle
7 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
7 15 (60.00%) EJB
7 15 (60.00%) XSLT
7 15 (60.00%) JMS
7 15 (60.00%) MVC
7 15 (60.00%) Maven
7 15 (60.00%) Software Engineering
8 9 (36.00%) XML Schema
9 8 (32.00%) Degree
9 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
9 8 (32.00%) REST

JPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) JBoss
1 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (12.00%) Mule
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (8.00%) CMS
3 2 (8.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) HTTP
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) DB2
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (80.00%) JUnit
2 16 (64.00%) TestNG
3 15 (60.00%) Maven
4 6 (24.00%) Bitbucket
4 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (24.00%) Subversion
5 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (12.00%) Mockito
6 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
1 19 (76.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Java Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Java Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 25 (100.00%) Spring
2 21 (84.00%) XML
3 20 (80.00%) CSS
3 20 (80.00%) HTML
4 15 (60.00%) EJB
4 15 (60.00%) EJB 3.0
4 15 (60.00%) Java EE
4 15 (60.00%) JMS
4 15 (60.00%) XSLT
5 9 (36.00%) XML Schema
6 8 (32.00%) REST
7 7 (28.00%) SOAP
8 6 (24.00%) Java SE
8 6 (24.00%) JDBC
8 6 (24.00%) JSP
8 6 (24.00%) MyFaces
8 6 (24.00%) RESTful
9 5 (20.00%) Java RMI
9 5 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (24.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (96.00%) TDD
3 21 (84.00%) BDD
3 21 (84.00%) Scrum
4 15 (60.00%) MVC
4 15 (60.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (28.00%) Open Source
6 5 (20.00%) Collateral Management
6 5 (20.00%) SOA
7 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (12.00%) Microservices
8 3 (12.00%) RUP
8 3 (12.00%) UML
8 3 (12.00%) Unified Process
9 2 (8.00%) Content Management
9 2 (8.00%) OO
9 2 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (68.00%) SQL
4 15 (60.00%) XPath
5 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 3 (12.00%) Scala
6 2 (8.00%) Ruby
7 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Adobe
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) IBM