Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 138 179
Rank change year-on-year -33 +41 0
Permanent jobs citing JPA 7 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.23% 0.44% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 1.06% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 9
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,125 £39,250
90th Percentile £51,000 £50,500 £53,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +11.11%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1251 940 1284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 40.64% 41.78% 39.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1030 853 1114
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,300 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,350
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JPA in Cheshire

JPA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for JPA in Cheshire

JPA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -4 2 £42,500 - 1
JPA
North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for JPA.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) JSON
3 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
3 5 (71.43%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) JSP
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) JUnit
4 4 (57.14%) jQuery
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Maven
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) Subversion
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 3 (42.86%) XPath
5 3 (42.86%) QA
5 3 (42.86%) Spring MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Spring Security
5 3 (42.86%) Open Source
5 3 (42.86%) Spring Integration
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database

JPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
1 4 (57.14%) Maven
2 3 (42.86%) Ant
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) Gradle
3 1 (14.29%) JProfiler
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) JSON
3 5 (71.43%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) jQuery
4 4 (57.14%) JSP
5 3 (42.86%) JSON Schema
5 3 (42.86%) Spring Boot
5 3 (42.86%) Spring Integration
5 3 (42.86%) Spring MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Spring Security
5 3 (42.86%) XSD
5 3 (42.86%) XSL
6 2 (28.57%) RESTful
7 1 (14.29%) Ajax
7 1 (14.29%) Java SE
7 1 (14.29%) OSGi
7 1 (14.29%) REST
7 1 (14.29%) Servlets
7 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) OOD
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (14.29%) RAD
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Perforce