Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 104 145
Rank change year-on-year -33 +41 0
Permanent jobs citing JPA 16 28 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.61% 1.28% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.65% 3.45% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 4
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £62,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% -3.23% +55.00%
10th Percentile £29,775 £43,025 £28,275
90th Percentile £56,375 £62,500 £86,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year -17.39% +41.10% +1.88%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 967 812 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 37.16% 37.15% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 634 563 568
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,600 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,775 £60,000 £58,325
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -

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 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for JPA in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) Spring
4 6 (37.50%) SOA
4 6 (37.50%) RESTful
4 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
5 5 (31.25%) Maven
6 4 (25.00%) Web Development
6 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (25.00%) CSS
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) HTML5
7 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
7 3 (18.75%) REST
7 3 (18.75%) CSS3
7 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
7 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
7 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
7 3 (18.75%) Open Source
7 3 (18.75%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
7 3 (18.75%) Software Architecture
7 3 (18.75%) DevOps
7 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
7 3 (18.75%) Microservices
7 3 (18.75%) SOLID

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 3 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) npm
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
4 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (6.25%) MySQL
5 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Maven
2 3 (18.75%) Artifactory
2 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) JUnit
2 3 (18.75%) Log4j
2 3 (18.75%) Selenium
2 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
3 2 (12.50%) Ant
3 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Multimedia
1 3 (18.75%) Retail Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Local Government
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
1 9 (56.25%) Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Designer
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) Senior DevOps Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
3 6 (37.50%) RESTful
3 6 (37.50%) Spring
4 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) HTML5
6 3 (18.75%) Apache Flex
6 3 (18.75%) Apache OpenJPA
6 3 (18.75%) CSS3
6 3 (18.75%) JDBC
6 3 (18.75%) REST
7 2 (12.50%) JSP
7 2 (12.50%) POJO
7 2 (12.50%) SOAP
7 2 (12.50%) XML
8 1 (6.25%) J2EE
8 1 (6.25%) Node.js
8 1 (6.25%) PhoneGap
8 1 (6.25%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Android
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) SOA
2 4 (25.00%) Web Development
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Domain Models
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (18.75%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) Microservices
3 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 3 (18.75%) Software Architecture
3 3 (18.75%) SOLID
3 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
3 3 (18.75%) UML
3 3 (18.75%) Use Case
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (12.50%) TypeScript
6 1 (6.25%) C
6 1 (6.25%) C++
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat