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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 136 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Permanent jobs citing JPA 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.11% 0.042% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +21.95%  

JPA is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 606 668 601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 32.86% 28.16% 34.42%
Number of salaries quoted 538 597 548
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing JPA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
2 10 (90.91%) MVC
3 9 (81.82%) Hibernate
4 8 (72.73%) Oracle
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
5 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (54.55%) Maven
6 6 (54.55%) Java EE
6 6 (54.55%) XML
7 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
7 5 (45.45%) HTML
7 5 (45.45%) CSS
7 5 (45.45%) Fintech
8 4 (36.36%) SDLC
8 4 (36.36%) Gradle
8 4 (36.36%) RESTful
8 4 (36.36%) JMS
8 4 (36.36%) Ant
9 3 (27.27%) J2EE
9 3 (27.27%) XSLT
9 3 (27.27%) Linux
9 3 (27.27%) OOP
9 3 (27.27%) OO
9 3 (27.27%) SOA
9 3 (27.27%) SOAP
9 3 (27.27%) EJB
9 3 (27.27%) Finance
9 3 (27.27%) EJB 3.0
9 3 (27.27%) Spring MVC

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 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
1 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) DB2
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Maven
2 4 (36.36%) Ant
2 4 (36.36%) Gradle
3 3 (27.27%) Subversion
4 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (18.18%) JUnit
5 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
5 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
5 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
5 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 1 (9.09%) Log4j
5 1 (9.09%) NetBeans
5 1 (9.09%) TestNG
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Java Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
2 9 (81.82%) Hibernate
3 6 (54.55%) Java EE
3 6 (54.55%) XML
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) JMS
5 4 (36.36%) RESTful
6 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 3 (27.27%) EJB
6 3 (27.27%) EJB 3.0
6 3 (27.27%) J2EE
6 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) MyFaces
6 3 (27.27%) SOAP
6 3 (27.27%) Spring MVC
6 3 (27.27%) Spring Web Flow
6 3 (27.27%) XSLT
7 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Fintech
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) OOP
4 3 (27.27%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) Build Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Release Management
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) UML
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) XPath
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Google