The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 259 216 245
Rank change year-on-year -43 +29  
Permanent jobs citing JPA 13 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.36% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.91% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 11
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 3034 2192 2613
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.10% 39.57% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2557 1892 2211
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 North West

JPA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for JPA in the North West

JPA
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JPA in the North West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for JPA in the North West

JPA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Manchester -33 12 £45,000 -43.75% 5
Cheshire -33 1 - - 2
JPA
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 North West region with a requirement for JPA.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) Hibernate
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) Spring
3 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (55.00%) SQL
4 10 (50.00%) Web Services
4 10 (50.00%) REST
5 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (35.00%) Maven
6 7 (35.00%) JSON
6 7 (35.00%) TDD
6 7 (35.00%) MVC
6 7 (35.00%) XML
6 7 (35.00%) J2EE
6 7 (35.00%) JUnit
6 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (30.00%) jQuery
7 6 (30.00%) High Availability
7 6 (30.00%) BDD
7 6 (30.00%) EJB
7 6 (30.00%) JSP
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle
7 6 (30.00%) HTML
7 6 (30.00%) Linux
7 6 (30.00%) OO
7 6 (30.00%) SOA

JPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (15.00%) OpenStack
1 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (20.00%) DB2
3 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (20.00%) MySQL
4 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.00%) SQLite
5 1 (5.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (35.00%) JUnit
1 7 (35.00%) Maven
2 4 (20.00%) Ant
2 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (20.00%) Gradle
2 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (20.00%) Selenium
3 3 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (15.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (15.00%) JIRA
3 3 (15.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (5.00%) Bundler
4 1 (5.00%) gulp
4 1 (5.00%) Mockito
4 1 (5.00%) Subversion
4 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.00%) TestNG
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Java Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) Hibernate
2 11 (55.00%) Spring
3 10 (50.00%) REST
3 10 (50.00%) Web Services
4 7 (35.00%) J2EE
4 7 (35.00%) JSON
4 7 (35.00%) XML
5 6 (30.00%) EJB
5 6 (30.00%) HTML
5 6 (30.00%) jQuery
5 6 (30.00%) JSP
6 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (25.00%) Spring MVC
7 4 (20.00%) Ajax
7 4 (20.00%) Java EE
7 4 (20.00%) JDBC
8 3 (15.00%) CSS
8 3 (15.00%) Dojo
8 3 (15.00%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (15.00%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (35.00%) MVC
3 7 (35.00%) TDD
4 6 (30.00%) BDD
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (30.00%) High Availability
4 6 (30.00%) OO
4 6 (30.00%) SOA
5 5 (25.00%) DevOps
5 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (20.00%) OOP
6 4 (20.00%) Open Source
6 4 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (20.00%) SDLC
6 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.00%) Issue Tracking
7 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) C
3 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) Groovy
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) Scala
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Perforce
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
Sale, Cheshire
Spier Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum, Benefits 15% Flex and Company pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago