Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 188 210
Rank change year-on-year -9 +22 +7
Permanent jobs citing JPA 29 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.51% 0.50% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.33% 1.32% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 20
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +28.38% -7.50%
10th Percentile £28,650 £36,950 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £73,875
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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2186 1972 2270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.57% 37.87% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1246 1430
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,750 £56,775
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.33%

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for JPA in Scotland

JPA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for JPA in Scotland

JPA
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JPA in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for JPA in Scotland

JPA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 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
Glasgow +3 19 - - 1
Edinburgh -25 10 £45,000 -20.00% 2
JPA
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 Scotland region with a requirement for JPA.

1 29 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 26 (89.66%) HTML
2 26 (89.66%) JavaScript
3 24 (82.76%) Spring
4 22 (75.86%) Java
5 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (72.41%) Test Automation
6 19 (65.52%) Bash Shell
6 19 (65.52%) Selenium
6 19 (65.52%) HTML5
6 19 (65.52%) Cucumber
7 18 (62.07%) MongoDB
7 18 (62.07%) NoSQL
7 18 (62.07%) TDD
8 17 (58.62%) Scrum
8 17 (58.62%) JBoss
8 17 (58.62%) Tomcat
8 17 (58.62%) JMS
8 17 (58.62%) BDD
8 17 (58.62%) Multithreading
9 16 (55.17%) System Testing
9 16 (55.17%) Kanban
9 16 (55.17%) Hadoop
9 16 (55.17%) FitNesse
9 16 (55.17%) Integration Testing
9 16 (55.17%) Jetty
9 16 (55.17%) WebSphere
9 16 (55.17%) TIBCO EMS
9 16 (55.17%) QA
9 16 (55.17%) Puppet

JPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 17 (58.62%) JBoss
1 17 (58.62%) Tomcat
2 16 (55.17%) Jetty
2 16 (55.17%) WebLogic
2 16 (55.17%) WebSphere
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (6.90%) Apache
5 1 (3.45%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) npm
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (62.07%) MongoDB
1 18 (62.07%) NoSQL
2 16 (55.17%) Couchbase
2 16 (55.17%) Hadoop
2 16 (55.17%) Redis
2 16 (55.17%) Riak
3 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
4 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (65.52%) Cucumber
1 19 (65.52%) Selenium
2 16 (55.17%) FitNesse
2 16 (55.17%) Vagrant
3 6 (20.69%) Maven
4 5 (17.24%) JUnit
5 3 (10.34%) Artifactory
5 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
5 3 (10.34%) Log4j
5 3 (10.34%) TeamCity
6 2 (6.90%) Ant
6 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.90%) Subversion
7 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Retail Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
2 18 (62.07%) Java Developer
3 15 (51.72%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Lead Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) DevOps Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Web Development Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 26 (89.66%) HTML
3 24 (82.76%) Spring
4 19 (65.52%) HTML5
5 17 (58.62%) JMS
6 16 (55.17%) Kafka
6 16 (55.17%) RabbitMQ
6 16 (55.17%) TIBCO EMS
6 16 (55.17%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (20.69%) RESTful
8 5 (17.24%) Web Services
8 5 (17.24%) XML
9 3 (10.34%) Ajax
9 3 (10.34%) Apache Flex
9 3 (10.34%) CSS
9 3 (10.34%) J2EE
9 3 (10.34%) JDBC
9 3 (10.34%) JSON
9 3 (10.34%) REST
9 3 (10.34%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Android
1 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (72.41%) Test Automation
2 18 (62.07%) TDD
3 17 (58.62%) BDD
3 17 (58.62%) Multithreading
3 17 (58.62%) Scrum
4 16 (55.17%) Concurrent Programming
4 16 (55.17%) DSDM
4 16 (55.17%) Integration Testing
4 16 (55.17%) Kanban
4 16 (55.17%) RUP
4 16 (55.17%) Software Engineering
4 16 (55.17%) System Testing
4 16 (55.17%) UML
5 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.79%) Open Source
5 4 (13.79%) SOA
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (10.34%) Microservices
6 3 (10.34%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) JavaScript
2 22 (75.86%) Java
3 19 (65.52%) Bash Shell
4 16 (55.17%) Python
4 16 (55.17%) Ruby
5 7 (24.14%) SQL
6 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.45%) C
7 1 (3.45%) C++
7 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (55.17%) QA
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (55.17%) Ansible
1 16 (55.17%) Cobbler
1 16 (55.17%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (55.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) IBM
1 16 (55.17%) TIBCO
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) Informatica
4 2 (6.90%) Perforce
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat