Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 250 186 226
Rank change year-on-year -64 +40 +54
Permanent jobs citing JPA 84 165 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.81% 1.60% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.94% 3.62% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 62 144 115
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,070 £30,000
90th Percentile £74,500 £70,000 £63,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4,330 4,563 4,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.69% 44.24% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3,709 3,923 3,704
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,550 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for JPA in the South West

JPA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for JPA in the South West

JPA
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JPA in the South West over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for JPA in the South West

JPA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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
Bristol +31 50 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Gloucestershire -28 31 £55,000 +4.76%
Dorset - 2 £82,500 -
Wiltshire -29 1 £40,000 -23.81% 2
JPA
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing JPA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for JPA.

1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 82 (97.62%) Hibernate
3 67 (79.76%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (79.76%) Spring
4 59 (70.24%) TDD
4 59 (70.24%) Web Services
4 59 (70.24%) REST
5 52 (61.90%) XML
6 51 (60.71%) Git (software)
7 50 (59.52%) MongoDB
8 44 (52.38%) JavaScript
9 42 (50.00%) HTML
9 42 (50.00%) Scrum
10 38 (45.24%) Software Engineering
11 37 (44.05%) JBoss
12 36 (42.86%) Tomcat
13 35 (41.67%) NoSQL
13 35 (41.67%) HTML5
14 34 (40.48%) E-Commerce
15 33 (39.29%) BDD
16 28 (33.33%) Java EE
17 27 (32.14%) UML
17 27 (32.14%) JUnit
18 26 (30.95%) Subversion
18 26 (30.95%) Maven
18 26 (30.95%) Integration Testing
18 26 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
19 25 (29.76%) JSF
19 25 (29.76%) JIRA
19 25 (29.76%) SOAP

JPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 37 (44.05%) JBoss
2 36 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 19 (22.62%) Mule
3 19 (22.62%) Mule ESB
4 14 (16.67%) Jetty
4 14 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 11 (13.10%) Alfresco
5 11 (13.10%) Joomla!
6 6 (7.14%) Confluence
7 4 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 26 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (28.57%) SaaS
3 21 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.38%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (59.52%) MongoDB
2 35 (41.67%) NoSQL
3 21 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 17 (20.24%) Relational Database
5 16 (19.05%) MySQL
6 14 (16.67%) Couchbase
6 14 (16.67%) Hadoop
6 14 (16.67%) Redis
6 14 (16.67%) Riak
7 13 (15.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
9 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 51 (60.71%) Git (software)
2 27 (32.14%) JUnit
3 26 (30.95%) Maven
3 26 (30.95%) Subversion
4 25 (29.76%) JIRA
5 21 (25.00%) IntelliJ
6 7 (8.33%) Cucumber
7 5 (5.95%) Eclipse
7 5 (5.95%) Jenkins
8 4 (4.76%) FitNesse
8 4 (4.76%) Selenium
8 4 (4.76%) Vagrant
9 2 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.38%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.19%) Hudson
10 1 (1.19%) JMeter
10 1 (1.19%) TestNG
General
1 20 (23.81%) Retail
2 16 (19.05%) Electronics
2 16 (19.05%) Finance
2 16 (19.05%) Manufacturing
2 16 (19.05%) Marketing
2 16 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 10 (11.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 71 (84.52%) Developer
1 71 (84.52%) Java Developer
2 28 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 28 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 20 (23.81%) Java Engineer
3 20 (23.81%) Java Software Developer
4 17 (20.24%) Software Engineer
5 16 (19.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 16 (19.05%) Java Software Engineer
6 13 (15.48%) Senior Java Engineer
6 13 (15.48%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 13 (15.48%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 13 (15.48%) Senior Software Developer
6 13 (15.48%) Senior Software Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) Applications Developer
7 10 (11.90%) Java Applications Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Architect
8 5 (5.95%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.76%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (97.62%) Hibernate
2 67 (79.76%) Spring
3 59 (70.24%) REST
3 59 (70.24%) Web Services
4 52 (61.90%) XML
5 42 (50.00%) HTML
6 35 (41.67%) HTML5
7 28 (33.33%) Java EE
8 25 (29.76%) JSF
8 25 (29.76%) SOAP
9 24 (28.57%) CSS
10 22 (26.19%) JSON
11 19 (22.62%) Apache Camel
11 19 (22.62%) Spring Integration
11 19 (22.62%) Spring MVC
12 18 (21.43%) J2EE
13 17 (20.24%) XHTML
14 16 (19.05%) RESTful
15 15 (17.86%) AngularJS
16 13 (15.48%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.00%) RIA
2 17 (20.24%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.38%) Linux
2 17 (20.24%) Android
2 17 (20.24%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (79.76%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (70.24%) TDD
3 42 (50.00%) Scrum
4 38 (45.24%) Software Engineering
5 34 (40.48%) E-Commerce
6 33 (39.29%) BDD
7 27 (32.14%) UML
8 26 (30.95%) Integration Testing
9 23 (27.38%) Kanban
10 20 (23.81%) Web Development
11 19 (22.62%) MVC
12 18 (21.43%) OO
13 17 (20.24%) Android Development
13 17 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (20.24%) iOS Development
13 17 (20.24%) Mobile Development
13 17 (20.24%) Multithreading
14 16 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
14 16 (19.05%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 13 (15.48%) PHP
4 8 (9.52%) SQL
5 6 (7.14%) C++
6 4 (4.76%) Java 8
7 2 (2.38%) Go
7 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 12 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 8 (9.52%) Degree
3 8 (9.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.90%) QA
System Software
1 17 (20.24%) Docker
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (19.05%) Kubernetes
2 8 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (9.52%) Puppet
3 4 (4.76%) Ansible
3 4 (4.76%) Cobbler
3 4 (4.76%) Kibana
Vendors
1 19 (22.62%) Apple
2 16 (19.05%) SAP
3 13 (15.48%) Google
4 9 (10.71%) Oracle