Period
to 20 February 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 262 230 267
Rank change year-on-year -32 +37 +4
Permanent jobs citing JPA 73 112 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.71% 1.08% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.67% 2.56% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 56 105 73
South West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £34,375 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £73,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -

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 4,365 4,380 4,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 42.59% 42.26% 41.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3,735 3,690 4,180
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +6.41% +6.85%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 February 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 February 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
Gloucestershire +10 31 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Bristol +9 31 £40,000 -8.57% 9
Devon +24 4 £50,000 +47.77%
Somerset -6 4 £43,000 +14.67%
Wiltshire -29 3 £52,500 +50.00%
JPA
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 73 (100.00%) Java
2 70 (95.89%) Hibernate
3 61 (83.56%) Spring
4 57 (78.08%) XML
5 56 (76.71%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (72.60%) TDD
7 51 (69.86%) Git (software)
8 50 (68.49%) MongoDB
9 49 (67.12%) REST
10 42 (57.53%) Web Services
11 41 (56.16%) Tomcat
11 41 (56.16%) JUnit
12 38 (52.05%) SOAP
12 38 (52.05%) Linux
12 38 (52.05%) Scrum
13 37 (50.68%) JBoss
14 36 (49.32%) JavaScript
15 32 (43.84%) BDD
15 32 (43.84%) Software Engineering
15 32 (43.84%) JIRA
16 31 (42.47%) JSON
16 31 (42.47%) Spring MVC
16 31 (42.47%) Integration Testing
16 31 (42.47%) NoSQL
16 31 (42.47%) Kanban
16 31 (42.47%) MVC
17 30 (41.10%) Mule
17 30 (41.10%) Apache Camel
18 29 (39.73%) HTML
19 28 (38.36%) SAP

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 41 (56.16%) Tomcat
2 37 (50.68%) JBoss
3 30 (41.10%) Mule
4 25 (34.25%) Mule ESB
5 13 (17.81%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (10.96%) Confluence
7 7 (9.59%) Alfresco
7 7 (9.59%) Joomla!
8 6 (8.22%) Jetty
8 6 (8.22%) WebLogic
9 3 (4.11%) Apache
9 3 (4.11%) Apache Pig
9 3 (4.11%) Apache Solr
9 3 (4.11%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 28 (38.36%) SaaS
2 24 (32.88%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (32.88%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (68.49%) MongoDB
2 31 (42.47%) NoSQL
3 24 (32.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 9 (12.33%) Redis
5 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
5 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
6 7 (9.59%) Hadoop
7 6 (8.22%) Couchbase
7 6 (8.22%) Riak
8 5 (6.85%) MySQL
8 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (4.11%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (4.11%) HBase
10 1 (1.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 51 (69.86%) Git (software)
2 41 (56.16%) JUnit
3 32 (43.84%) JIRA
4 28 (38.36%) IntelliJ
5 20 (27.40%) Subversion
6 15 (20.55%) Maven
7 9 (12.33%) Eclipse
8 7 (9.59%) Jenkins
9 5 (6.85%) Cucumber
10 4 (5.48%) NetBeans
11 2 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (2.74%) GitLab
General
1 28 (38.36%) Electronics
1 28 (38.36%) Finance
1 28 (38.36%) Manufacturing
1 28 (38.36%) Marketing
1 28 (38.36%) Telecoms
2 23 (31.51%) Retail
3 6 (8.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 61 (83.56%) Developer
1 61 (83.56%) Java Developer
2 22 (30.14%) Senior Developer
2 22 (30.14%) Senior Java Developer
3 15 (20.55%) Java Software Developer
4 13 (17.81%) Java Engineer
4 13 (17.81%) Java Software Engineer
4 13 (17.81%) Software Engineer
5 9 (12.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 9 (12.33%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Java Applications Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Applications Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Software Applications Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.74%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (2.74%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (95.89%) Hibernate
2 61 (83.56%) Spring
3 57 (78.08%) XML
4 49 (67.12%) REST
5 42 (57.53%) Web Services
6 38 (52.05%) SOAP
7 31 (42.47%) JSON
7 31 (42.47%) Spring MVC
8 30 (41.10%) Apache Camel
9 29 (39.73%) HTML
10 26 (35.62%) Spring Integration
11 21 (28.77%) Java EE
12 19 (26.03%) HTML5
12 19 (26.03%) JSF
13 17 (23.29%) CSS
14 11 (15.07%) XSD
15 9 (12.33%) XHTML
16 8 (10.96%) ActiveMQ
16 8 (10.96%) AngularJS
16 8 (10.96%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) RIA
2 8 (10.96%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (52.05%) Linux
2 7 (9.59%) Android
2 7 (9.59%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.37%) Windows
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (76.71%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (72.60%) TDD
3 38 (52.05%) Scrum
4 32 (43.84%) BDD
4 32 (43.84%) Software Engineering
5 31 (42.47%) Integration Testing
5 31 (42.47%) Kanban
5 31 (42.47%) MVC
6 28 (38.36%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (38.36%) Digital Marketing
6 28 (38.36%) Programme Management
7 24 (32.88%) E-Commerce
8 13 (17.81%) UML
9 10 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.96%) OO
10 8 (10.96%) SDLC
10 8 (10.96%) Web Development
11 7 (9.59%) Android Development
11 7 (9.59%) iOS Development
11 7 (9.59%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (49.32%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.07%) SQL
4 3 (4.11%) C
4 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.37%) Perl
5 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (21.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.22%) Degree
2 6 (8.22%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Docker
1 3 (4.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) Kibana
1 6 (8.22%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (8.22%) Puppet
2 3 (4.11%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 28 (38.36%) SAP
2 25 (34.25%) Apple
3 13 (17.81%) Oracle
4 2 (2.74%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.74%) Gemalto
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft