Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 483 528 523
Rank change year-on-year +45 -5 +46
Permanent jobs citing JPA 64 74 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.21% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.55% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 42 73 138
South East median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £43,638 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £74,750
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12777 13419 16408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.13% 38.36% 38.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11104 11803 14210
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,728
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.91% +9.32%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing JPA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for JPA in the South East

JPA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for JPA in the South East

JPA
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JPA in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for JPA in the South East

JPA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 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
West Sussex - 22 £60,000 -
Hampshire +12 18 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Thames Valley +28 8 £55,000 +23.60%
Sussex - 8 - - 1
Berkshire +57 6 £56,250 +60.71%
East Sussex -19 5 £45,000 -2.70%
Surrey +9 2 £35,000 +12.90% 1
Oxfordshire -10 2 £45,000 +1.12%
Home Counties - 1 £47,500 -
JPA
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for JPA.

1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (82.81%) SQL
3 48 (75.00%) Oracle
4 46 (71.88%) Spring
5 44 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (67.19%) JavaScript
7 41 (64.06%) Oracle Database
8 37 (57.81%) Hibernate
9 36 (56.25%) XML
10 34 (53.13%) Web Services
10 34 (53.13%) Unix
10 34 (53.13%) REST
11 32 (50.00%) Maven
12 29 (45.31%) MVC
13 28 (43.75%) Scrum
13 28 (43.75%) Mentoring
14 27 (42.19%) HTML
15 26 (40.63%) PL/SQL
15 26 (40.63%) EJB
15 26 (40.63%) EJB 3.0
15 26 (40.63%) Oracle Database 12c
16 23 (35.94%) Microservices
16 23 (35.94%) CSS
17 22 (34.38%) jQuery
17 22 (34.38%) Subversion
17 22 (34.38%) SDLC
17 22 (34.38%) Spring Boot
18 21 (32.81%) Computer Science
18 21 (32.81%) Git (software)
19 20 (31.25%) Continuous Integration

JPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 16 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 15 (23.44%) Confluence
2 15 (23.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (17.19%) GlassFish
3 11 (17.19%) Liferay
4 9 (14.06%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (7.81%) Tomcat
6 4 (6.25%) Apache
6 4 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (4.69%) Apache Pig
7 3 (4.69%) Apache Solr
7 3 (4.69%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 15 (23.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) OpenShift
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) HTTP
2 4 (6.25%) SNMP
3 3 (4.69%) Internet
4 1 (1.56%) Firewall
4 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (64.06%) Oracle Database
2 26 (40.63%) Oracle Database 12c
3 17 (26.56%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (26.56%) Relational Database
4 15 (23.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 15 (23.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (18.75%) MySQL
6 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
7 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
7 5 (7.81%) SQLite
8 3 (4.69%) Hadoop
8 3 (4.69%) HBase
8 3 (4.69%) Redis
9 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (3.13%) Big Data
10 1 (1.56%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.56%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 32 (50.00%) Maven
2 22 (34.38%) Subversion
3 21 (32.81%) Git (software)
4 18 (28.13%) Jenkins
4 18 (28.13%) JUnit
5 16 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 16 (25.00%) JIRA
6 4 (6.25%) IntelliJ
7 3 (4.69%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.69%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.56%) Ant
8 1 (1.56%) Arquillian
8 1 (1.56%) git-flow
8 1 (1.56%) Mockito
8 1 (1.56%) Selenium
8 1 (1.56%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (67.19%) Developer
2 41 (64.06%) Java Developer
3 15 (23.44%) Java Engineer
3 15 (23.44%) Senior Java Engineer
4 13 (20.31%) Senior Developer
4 13 (20.31%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Oracle Developer
5 7 (10.94%) SQL Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Agile Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Java Web Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Software Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Unix Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Java Software Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior SQL Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (71.88%) Spring
2 37 (57.81%) Hibernate
3 36 (56.25%) XML
4 34 (53.13%) REST
4 34 (53.13%) Web Services
5 27 (42.19%) HTML
6 26 (40.63%) EJB
6 26 (40.63%) EJB 3.0
7 23 (35.94%) CSS
8 22 (34.38%) jQuery
8 22 (34.38%) Spring Boot
9 19 (29.69%) Java EE
9 19 (29.69%) SOAP
10 18 (28.13%) RESTful
11 17 (26.56%) JMS
12 16 (25.00%) HTML5
13 15 (23.44%) EclipseLink
13 15 (23.44%) JSP
13 15 (23.44%) Oracle ADF
13 15 (23.44%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.81%) Computer Science
2 15 (23.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (17.19%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (15.63%) Algorithms
5 6 (9.38%) User Experience
6 5 (7.81%) Fintech
7 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.56%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.13%) Unix
2 19 (29.69%) Linux
3 4 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (45.31%) MVC
3 28 (43.75%) Mentoring
3 28 (43.75%) Scrum
4 23 (35.94%) Microservices
5 22 (34.38%) SDLC
6 20 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (31.25%) Web Development
7 17 (26.56%) Test Automation
8 15 (23.44%) AOP
8 15 (23.44%) Continuous Delivery
8 15 (23.44%) Process Improvement
8 15 (23.44%) SOA
9 12 (18.75%) OO
10 11 (17.19%) TDD
10 11 (17.19%) Unit Testing
11 10 (15.63%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 10 (15.63%) RAD
12 9 (14.06%) Coaching
12 9 (14.06%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (82.81%) SQL
3 43 (67.19%) JavaScript
4 26 (40.63%) PL/SQL
5 15 (23.44%) Groovy
6 4 (6.25%) Python
7 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.13%) C++
9 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (29.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 19 (29.69%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 19 (29.69%) Docker
2 3 (4.69%) HDFS
3 1 (1.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 48 (75.00%) Oracle
2 15 (23.44%) AppDynamics
2 15 (23.44%) Splunk
3 11 (17.19%) HP
4 7 (10.94%) IBM
5 1 (1.56%) Jaspersoft