The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Persistence API (JPA)
England / East of England
Rank 196 244 240
Rank change year-on-year +48 -4  
Permanent jobs citing JPA 46 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.75% 0.29% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.02% 0.77% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 38 18 17
Median salary £50,000 £53,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.66% +32.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £44,500 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £53,500
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 the East of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2277 2732 2823
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 37.27% 37.12% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1917 2270 2343
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,159 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

JPA
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for JPA in the East of England

JPA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JPA in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for JPA in the East of England

JPA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +34 17 £65,000 - 3
Essex +30 17 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +17 6 £45,000 -15.09%
Hertfordshire +9 6 £60,000 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £45,000 -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East of England region with a requirement for JPA.

1 67 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (79.10%) Spring
3 42 (62.69%) EJB
4 38 (56.72%) Hibernate
5 36 (53.73%) J2EE
6 34 (50.75%) Web Services
7 33 (49.25%) Servlets
7 33 (49.25%) Java EE
8 32 (47.76%) JMS
9 31 (46.27%) Oracle
10 30 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (43.28%) JDBC
12 24 (35.82%) SQL
13 21 (31.34%) E-Commerce
13 21 (31.34%) Tomcat
13 21 (31.34%) JBoss
14 20 (29.85%) MVC
15 18 (26.87%) Content Management
15 18 (26.87%) B2B
15 18 (26.87%) B2C
15 18 (26.87%) Spring MVC
15 18 (26.87%) hybris
16 17 (25.37%) Linux
16 17 (25.37%) Marketing
17 16 (23.88%) Scrum
18 15 (22.39%) Java SE
18 15 (22.39%) Pega
19 13 (19.40%) Waterfall
19 13 (19.40%) Mentoring
19 13 (19.40%) TDD

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 21 (31.34%) JBoss
1 21 (31.34%) Tomcat
2 10 (14.93%) Apache
3 9 (13.43%) Apache Geronimo
3 9 (13.43%) GlassFish
3 9 (13.43%) WebSphere
4 7 (10.45%) WebLogic
4 7 (10.45%) WildFly
5 3 (4.48%) Apache Pig
5 3 (4.48%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Weka
Business Applications
1 11 (16.42%) SAP Hybris
2 10 (14.93%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) Silverpop
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) Relational Database
1 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.42%) RDBMS
3 10 (14.93%) MySQL
4 9 (13.43%) Big Data
4 9 (13.43%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.48%) Apache Hive
6 3 (4.48%) CouchDB
6 3 (4.48%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.48%) Mahout
6 3 (4.48%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.48%) Neo4j
6 3 (4.48%) Sqoop
7 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.49%) JasperReports
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Maven
2 9 (13.43%) JUnit
3 3 (4.48%) Ant
3 3 (4.48%) Gradle
3 3 (4.48%) jMock
3 3 (4.48%) Mockito
4 2 (2.99%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.99%) JIRA
4 2 (2.99%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (25.37%) Marketing
2 10 (14.93%) Automotive
2 10 (14.93%) Retail
3 7 (10.45%) Advertising
3 7 (10.45%) Back Office
4 2 (2.99%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (55.22%) Developer
1 37 (55.22%) Java Developer
2 20 (29.85%) Architect
3 16 (23.88%) Senior Developer
3 16 (23.88%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (17.91%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (14.93%) E-Commerce Architect
5 10 (14.93%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
6 9 (13.43%) Designer
6 9 (13.43%) Solutions Designer
7 8 (11.94%) J2EE Developer
7 8 (11.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (7.46%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (7.46%) HTML Developer
8 5 (7.46%) J2EE Designer
8 5 (7.46%) Java Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Hybris Architect
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Java Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (79.10%) Spring
2 42 (62.69%) EJB
3 38 (56.72%) Hibernate
4 36 (53.73%) J2EE
5 34 (50.75%) Web Services
6 33 (49.25%) Java EE
6 33 (49.25%) Servlets
7 32 (47.76%) JMS
8 29 (43.28%) JDBC
9 18 (26.87%) Spring MVC
10 15 (22.39%) Java SE
11 13 (19.40%) HTML
12 11 (16.42%) JSP
13 10 (14.93%) CSS
14 9 (13.43%) FreeMarker
14 9 (13.43%) Struts
14 9 (13.43%) TopLink
15 8 (11.94%) jQuery
15 8 (11.94%) SOAP
16 7 (10.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.45%) User Experience
3 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.37%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) Debian
2 2 (2.99%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.34%) E-Commerce
3 20 (29.85%) MVC
4 18 (26.87%) B2B
4 18 (26.87%) B2C
4 18 (26.87%) Content Management
5 16 (23.88%) Scrum
6 13 (19.40%) Mentoring
6 13 (19.40%) TDD
6 13 (19.40%) Waterfall
7 12 (17.91%) Automated Testing
7 12 (17.91%) Web Development
8 11 (16.42%) Asset Management
8 11 (16.42%) Technical Architecture
9 10 (14.93%) Analytics
9 10 (14.93%) CRM
10 9 (13.43%) Coaching
11 8 (11.94%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
11 8 (11.94%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (35.82%) SQL
3 12 (17.91%) JavaScript
4 11 (16.42%) PL/SQL
5 9 (13.43%) T-SQL
6 8 (11.94%) PHP
7 2 (2.99%) Scala
8 1 (1.49%) C
8 1 (1.49%) C#
8 1 (1.49%) Python
8 1 (1.49%) VB
8 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) Degree
2 5 (7.46%) AWS Certification
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (2.99%) MOM
Vendors
1 31 (46.27%) Oracle
2 18 (26.87%) hybris
3 15 (22.39%) Pega
4 12 (17.91%) IBM
5 11 (16.42%) SAP
6 8 (11.94%) Sybase
7 5 (7.46%) Informatica
8 3 (4.48%) Alteryx
8 3 (4.48%) Tableau
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