Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 121 128
Rank change year-on-year +18 +7 -8
Permanent jobs citing JPA 10 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.63% 0.86% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.67% 2.49% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 14
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -4.76%
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -4.76%

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 South Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 600 804 826
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 38.02% 34.61% 33.88%
Number of salaries quoted 556 720 702
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,488 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,375 £49,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for JPA in South Wales

JPA
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for JPA in South Wales

JPA
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 27 July 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
Cardiff +15 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Newport +3 3 - -
Bridgend +16 1 £40,000 +14.29%
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £40,000 -
JPA
Wales

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for JPA.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (80.00%) Web Services
4 7 (70.00%) Apache Camel
5 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (50.00%) Java EE
5 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 5 (50.00%) REST
5 5 (50.00%) SOAP
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) Advertising
5 5 (50.00%) HND
6 4 (40.00%) JSF
6 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (40.00%) Maven
7 3 (30.00%) Dependency Management
7 3 (30.00%) Spring Boot
7 3 (30.00%) Dropwizard
7 3 (30.00%) RESTful
7 3 (30.00%) Release Management
7 3 (30.00%) Neo4j
7 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
7 3 (30.00%) Perforce
7 3 (30.00%) JMX
7 3 (30.00%) Python

JPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Broadband
1 1 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (30.00%) Neo4j
1 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (50.00%) Advertising
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) Apache Camel
4 5 (50.00%) Java EE
4 5 (50.00%) REST
4 5 (50.00%) SOAP
5 4 (40.00%) JSF
6 3 (30.00%) Dropwizard
6 3 (30.00%) JMX
6 3 (30.00%) RESTful
6 3 (30.00%) Spring Boot
7 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (20.00%) HTML
8 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (10.00%) CSS
8 1 (10.00%) EJB
8 1 (10.00%) JNI
8 1 (10.00%) jQuery
8 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
8 1 (10.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Dependency Management
3 3 (30.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Android Development
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) OOP
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (10.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) Perforce
2 1 (10.00%) SAP