Period
to 11 August 2020

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 11 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
England > South West
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 203 292 258
Rank change year-on-year +89 -34 -63
Permanent jobs citing JPA 12 43 85
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.28% 0.43% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.72% 1.16% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 76
Median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £35,875 £40,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year +4.55% -2.22% +12.50%

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 1,658 3,712 4,403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.56% 36.96% 41.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,353 3,070 3,779
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing JPA as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JPA in the South West.

Salary trend for JPA in the South West

JPA
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing JPA in the South West over the 6 months to 11 August 2020.

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 11 August 2020. 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 +57 5 £42,500 -15.00%
Gloucestershire +50 3 £65,000 +36.84%
Devon +17 2 - -
Dorset - 1 £35,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 - 2
JPA
England

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, 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 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Spring
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 9 (75.00%) JUnit
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle
3 9 (75.00%) REST
4 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
4 8 (66.67%) jQuery
5 7 (58.33%) XML
5 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
6 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (50.00%) MySQL
6 6 (50.00%) SQL
6 6 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (50.00%) Docker
6 6 (50.00%) Spring Boot
7 5 (41.67%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (41.67%) CSS
7 5 (41.67%) Scrum
7 5 (41.67%) Subversion
7 5 (41.67%) HTML
7 5 (41.67%) XSD
7 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (33.33%) J2EE
8 4 (33.33%) DevOps

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 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (25.00%) JBoss
2 3 (25.00%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
1 6 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) JUnit
2 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
4 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (41.67%) Subversion
6 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (25.00%) git-flow
6 3 (25.00%) GitLab
6 3 (25.00%) IntelliJ
6 3 (25.00%) Mercurial
6 3 (25.00%) NetBeans
6 3 (25.00%) PyCharm
6 3 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (25.00%) WebStorm
7 2 (16.67%) Maven
7 2 (16.67%) SonarQube
8 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
8 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
8 1 (8.33%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
1 8 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Spring
2 9 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (75.00%) REST
3 8 (66.67%) jQuery
4 7 (58.33%) XML
5 6 (50.00%) Spring Boot
6 5 (41.67%) CSS
6 5 (41.67%) HTML
6 5 (41.67%) XSD
7 4 (33.33%) J2EE
8 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (25.00%) CSS3
8 3 (25.00%) HTML5
8 3 (25.00%) Node.js
8 3 (25.00%) React
8 3 (25.00%) Vue.js
9 2 (16.67%) Thymeleaf
10 1 (8.33%) JSON
10 1 (8.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (33.33%) Microservices
4 3 (25.00%) Code Coverage
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) OWASP
4 3 (25.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 3 (25.00%) SysML
4 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) UML
4 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (25.00%) V-Model
4 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Java 8
5 2 (16.67%) Java 9
6 1 (8.33%) Go
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Docker
2 3 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Ansible
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
1 3 (25.00%) Terraform
1 3 (25.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft