Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Java Persistence API (JPA)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 598 654 715
Rank change year-on-year +56 +61 +83
Permanent jobs citing JPA 679 630 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.35% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 0.90% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 491 560 582
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £81,250 £68,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 67849 69868 78664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.20% 39.13% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 56867 61123 67881
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for JPA in England

JPA
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for JPA in England

JPA
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JPA in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for JPA in England

JPA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the England region over the 6 months to 24 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
London +2 255 £70,000 +16.67% 9
South West +33 129 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Midlands +65 99 £50,000 +11.11% 6
West Midlands +60 69 £53,750 +19.44% 5
North of England +7 69 £47,500 +5.56% 7
East of England +28 64 £50,000 - 2
South East +49 63 £60,000 +33.33% 5
North West -38 39 £50,000 +11.11% 5
East Midlands +20 30 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Yorkshire +34 27 £45,000 +5.88% 2
North East +6 3 £42,500 +14.09%
JPA
UK

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

1 678 (99.85%) Java
2 589 (86.75%) Spring
3 470 (69.22%) Hibernate
4 433 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
5 338 (49.78%) REST
6 298 (43.89%) JavaScript
7 272 (40.06%) MVC
8 269 (39.62%) Finance
9 265 (39.03%) SQL
10 259 (38.14%) Web Services
11 257 (37.85%) TDD
12 246 (36.23%) SOAP
13 245 (36.08%) JUnit
14 231 (34.02%) Scrum
15 228 (33.58%) Spring MVC
16 211 (31.08%) Oracle
17 206 (30.34%) HTML
18 205 (30.19%) XML
19 200 (29.46%) J2EE
20 198 (29.16%) Tomcat
21 189 (27.84%) Java EE
22 188 (27.69%) AngularJS
23 181 (26.66%) Maven
24 176 (25.92%) Git (software)
25 172 (25.33%) Linux
26 159 (23.42%) BDD
27 145 (21.35%) Software Engineering
28 141 (20.77%) JBoss
28 141 (20.77%) MongoDB
29 140 (20.62%) CSS

JPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 198 (29.16%) Tomcat
2 141 (20.77%) JBoss
3 78 (11.49%) Mule
4 67 (9.87%) Apache
5 63 (9.28%) Mule ESB
6 33 (4.86%) Jetty
7 31 (4.57%) WebSphere
8 28 (4.12%) WebLogic
9 27 (3.98%) Confluence
10 25 (3.68%) Elasticsearch
11 24 (3.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 18 (2.65%) GlassFish
13 13 (1.91%) OpenStack
14 11 (1.62%) Apache Solr
14 11 (1.62%) Liferay
15 10 (1.47%) Apache Spark
15 10 (1.47%) nginx
15 10 (1.47%) WildFly
16 9 (1.33%) Alfresco
17 8 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 15 (2.21%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.44%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (0.44%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 101 (14.87%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (11.63%) SaaS
3 60 (8.84%) Amazon EC2
4 49 (7.22%) GitHub
5 46 (6.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (1.33%) OpenShift
8 5 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (0.44%) Bluemix
10 3 (0.44%) IBM Cloud
10 3 (0.44%) Silverpop
11 2 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.15%) Firebase
12 1 (0.15%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 53 (7.81%) LDAP
2 29 (4.27%) Internet
3 15 (2.21%) HTTP
4 12 (1.77%) AMQP
5 7 (1.03%) SNMP
6 6 (0.88%) VoIP
7 4 (0.59%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.44%) Intranet
8 3 (0.44%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.15%) DSL
9 1 (0.15%) Firewall
9 1 (0.15%) FTP
9 1 (0.15%) SMS
9 1 (0.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (20.77%) MongoDB
2 117 (17.23%) NoSQL
3 107 (15.76%) MySQL
4 91 (13.40%) Relational Database
5 87 (12.81%) SQL Server
6 73 (10.75%) PostgreSQL
7 58 (8.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 52 (7.66%) Oracle Database
9 42 (6.19%) Apache Cassandra
10 34 (5.01%) Redis
11 32 (4.71%) RDBMS
12 27 (3.98%) Oracle Database 12c
13 21 (3.09%) Hadoop
14 18 (2.65%) DB2
15 17 (2.50%) Blockchain
15 17 (2.50%) Hazelcast
16 16 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
17 13 (1.91%) Oracle Database 10g
18 11 (1.62%) Big Data
18 11 (1.62%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 245 (36.08%) JUnit
2 181 (26.66%) Maven
3 176 (25.92%) Git (software)
4 140 (20.62%) Subversion
5 132 (19.44%) Jenkins
6 100 (14.73%) JIRA
7 89 (13.11%) IntelliJ
8 49 (7.22%) Cucumber
9 44 (6.48%) Selenium
10 42 (6.19%) Mockito
11 39 (5.74%) Eclipse
12 37 (5.45%) Gradle
13 27 (3.98%) Protractor
13 27 (3.98%) SoapUI
14 26 (3.83%) TestNG
15 22 (3.24%) Ant
16 16 (2.36%) TeamCity
17 15 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 11 (1.62%) Hudson
19 10 (1.47%) JBehave
General
1 269 (39.62%) Finance
2 110 (16.20%) Banking
3 78 (11.49%) Marketing
4 75 (11.05%) Telecoms
5 72 (10.60%) Retail
6 71 (10.46%) Electronics
7 68 (10.01%) Investment Banking
7 68 (10.01%) Manufacturing
8 49 (7.22%) Retail Banking
9 20 (2.95%) Advertising
9 20 (2.95%) Games
10 13 (1.91%) Automotive
11 12 (1.77%) Billing
12 8 (1.18%) Back Office
12 8 (1.18%) Law
13 7 (1.03%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.74%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.59%) Legal
15 4 (0.59%) Music Industry
16 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 500 (73.64%) Developer
2 487 (71.72%) Java Developer
3 172 (25.33%) Senior Developer
4 168 (24.74%) Senior Java Developer
5 85 (12.52%) Java Engineer
6 73 (10.75%) Software Engineer
7 62 (9.13%) Java Software Engineer
8 57 (8.39%) Java Software Developer
9 51 (7.51%) Agile Developer
9 51 (7.51%) Agile Java Developer
10 41 (6.04%) Software Developer
11 35 (5.15%) Senior Java Engineer
12 32 (4.71%) Senior Agile Developer
12 32 (4.71%) Senior Agile Java Developer
13 24 (3.53%) Architect
14 23 (3.39%) Full Stack Developer
15 22 (3.24%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 18 (2.65%) JavaScript Developer
17 17 (2.50%) J2EE Developer
17 17 (2.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 589 (86.75%) Spring
2 470 (69.22%) Hibernate
3 338 (49.78%) REST
4 259 (38.14%) Web Services
5 246 (36.23%) SOAP
6 228 (33.58%) Spring MVC
7 206 (30.34%) HTML
8 205 (30.19%) XML
9 200 (29.46%) J2EE
10 189 (27.84%) Java EE
11 188 (27.69%) AngularJS
12 140 (20.62%) CSS
13 136 (20.03%) Spring Boot
14 110 (16.20%) JMS
15 108 (15.91%) JSON
16 105 (15.46%) HTML5
17 100 (14.73%) RESTful
18 95 (13.99%) Apache Camel
19 84 (12.37%) EJB
20 79 (11.63%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 74 (10.90%) Computer Science
2 50 (7.36%) User Experience
3 36 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (3.83%) Fintech
5 23 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (3.09%) Algorithms
7 17 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
8 14 (2.06%) Online Games
9 11 (1.62%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (1.62%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.33%) Credit Risk
10 9 (1.33%) RIA
11 6 (0.88%) Mobile App
11 6 (0.88%) Smart Meter
12 4 (0.59%) Bitcoin
12 4 (0.59%) Equities
12 4 (0.59%) NHS
13 3 (0.44%) SWIFT
14 2 (0.29%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.29%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 172 (25.33%) Linux
2 102 (15.02%) Unix
3 20 (2.95%) Windows
4 9 (1.33%) Android
4 9 (1.33%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 433 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
2 272 (40.06%) MVC
3 257 (37.85%) TDD
4 231 (34.02%) Scrum
5 159 (23.42%) BDD
6 145 (21.35%) Software Engineering
7 140 (20.62%) SDLC
8 127 (18.70%) Kanban
9 122 (17.97%) Continuous Integration
10 110 (16.20%) Microservices
11 90 (13.25%) Integration Testing
12 82 (12.08%) Test Automation
13 77 (11.34%) OO
14 74 (10.90%) Business Intelligence
15 68 (10.01%) Digital Marketing
15 68 (10.01%) Programme Management
15 68 (10.01%) Unit Testing
16 67 (9.87%) Web Development
17 66 (9.72%) Mentoring
17 66 (9.72%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 678 (99.85%) Java
2 298 (43.89%) JavaScript
3 265 (39.03%) SQL
4 84 (12.37%) PL/SQL
5 57 (8.39%) Shell Script
6 44 (6.48%) PHP
7 31 (4.57%) Groovy
7 31 (4.57%) Python
8 29 (4.27%) Scala
9 18 (2.65%) XPath
10 16 (2.36%) C
10 16 (2.36%) C#
11 15 (2.21%) C++
12 12 (1.77%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.47%) Go
14 9 (1.33%) Ruby
15 8 (1.18%) Clojure
16 6 (0.88%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.44%) ES6
17 3 (0.44%) VC++
Qualifications
1 87 (12.81%) Degree
2 53 (7.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (3.83%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.62%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.03%) OCP
5 7 (1.03%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.29%) PhD
7 1 (0.15%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (11.78%) QA
2 16 (2.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.15%) SEPA
System Software
1 77 (11.34%) Docker
2 50 (7.36%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.88%) HDFS
4 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 34 (5.01%) Puppet
2 31 (4.57%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (4.42%) Ansible
4 14 (2.06%) Kubernetes
5 7 (1.03%) Terraform
6 6 (0.88%) Hadoop YARN
6 6 (0.88%) Marathon
7 4 (0.59%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.15%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.15%) Control-M
8 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.15%) MOM
Vendors
1 211 (31.08%) Oracle
2 72 (10.60%) SAP
3 63 (9.28%) Apple
4 39 (5.74%) IBM
5 24 (3.53%) Splunk
6 16 (2.36%) AppDynamics
7 15 (2.21%) Google
8 12 (1.77%) Atlassian
8 12 (1.77%) HP
8 12 (1.77%) Perforce
9 8 (1.18%) Microsoft
10 5 (0.74%) Facebook
10 5 (0.74%) TIBCO
11 4 (0.59%) ILOG
11 4 (0.59%) Informatica
11 4 (0.59%) Sybase
12 3 (0.44%) Altova
12 3 (0.44%) hybris
12 3 (0.44%) Pega
12 3 (0.44%) Red Hat