Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 143 81
Rank change year-on-year +16 -62 +75
Permanent jobs citing JPA 20 5 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.80% 0.20% 2.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.11% 0.66% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 34
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.53% +3.75% +8.42%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £45,650 £43,250
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +32.53% +3.75% -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 947 759 990
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 38.05% 29.79% 34.63%
Number of salaries quoted 614 503 658
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for JPA in Edinburgh

JPA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for JPA in Edinburgh

JPA
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JPA in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for JPA in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for JPA.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
1 20 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 12 (60.00%) Spring
2 12 (60.00%) Apache
3 11 (55.00%) J2EE
3 11 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (50.00%) Android
4 10 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 10 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 10 (50.00%) CMS
4 10 (50.00%) Alterian
4 10 (50.00%) JSP
4 10 (50.00%) Servlets
5 9 (45.00%) SOA
5 9 (45.00%) Web Services
5 9 (45.00%) Subversion
5 9 (45.00%) Maven
5 9 (45.00%) Finance
5 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (45.00%) Mobile App
5 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
5 9 (45.00%) RichFaces
6 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
6 8 (40.00%) Ruby
6 8 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (40.00%) Oracle
6 8 (40.00%) .NET
6 8 (40.00%) Perl
6 8 (40.00%) PHP
6 8 (40.00%) Tomcat

JPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 12 (60.00%) Apache
2 10 (50.00%) CMS
3 8 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (20.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.00%) MySQL
4 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (45.00%) Maven
1 9 (45.00%) Subversion
2 3 (15.00%) HttpUnit
2 3 (15.00%) JMeter
2 3 (15.00%) JUnit
3 2 (10.00%) Ant
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 12 (60.00%) Spring
3 11 (55.00%) J2EE
4 10 (50.00%) JSP
4 10 (50.00%) Servlets
5 9 (45.00%) RichFaces
5 9 (45.00%) Web Services
6 8 (40.00%) .NET
6 8 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 7 (35.00%) JSF
8 5 (25.00%) Apache CXF
8 5 (25.00%) SOAP
8 5 (25.00%) XML
9 4 (20.00%) Apache OpenJPA
9 4 (20.00%) Drools
10 3 (15.00%) CGI
10 3 (15.00%) HTML
10 3 (15.00%) RESTful
11 2 (10.00%) Middleware
11 2 (10.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Android
1 10 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Solaris
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 9 (45.00%) SOA
4 7 (35.00%) Android Development
4 7 (35.00%) BPMN
4 7 (35.00%) Domain Models
4 7 (35.00%) iOS Development
4 7 (35.00%) OO
4 7 (35.00%) UML
4 7 (35.00%) Use Case
4 7 (35.00%) Wireframes
5 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (25.00%) Open Source
6 4 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (15.00%) Content Management
7 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.00%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (15.00%) Separation of Concerns
7 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (40.00%) Perl
2 8 (40.00%) PHP
2 8 (40.00%) Ruby
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Alterian
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago