Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 233 283
Rank change year-on-year +14 +50 -24
Permanent jobs citing JPA 133 106 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.30% 0.97% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.93% 2.41% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 107 105 66
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.11% -4.38%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,125 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.50% - +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 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 4538 4406 4986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 44.22% 40.29% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3906 3829 4354
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,575
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
Gloucestershire +45 64 £52,500 - 3
Bristol -6 31 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Somerset +10 17 £35,000 -37.08%
Devon +32 11 £38,371 -
Wiltshire -21 10 £52,500 +50.00%
JPA
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 West region with a requirement for JPA.

1 133 (100.00%) Java
1 133 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 118 (88.72%) Spring
3 106 (79.70%) XML
4 104 (78.20%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (75.19%) REST
6 98 (73.68%) TDD
7 94 (70.68%) Linux
8 90 (67.67%) SOAP
8 90 (67.67%) MongoDB
9 89 (66.92%) JUnit
9 89 (66.92%) Scrum
10 83 (62.41%) Git (software)
11 80 (60.15%) Spring MVC
11 80 (60.15%) MVC
12 79 (59.40%) Tomcat
13 78 (58.65%) JSON
13 78 (58.65%) Integration Testing
13 78 (58.65%) Kanban
13 78 (58.65%) SaaS
14 77 (57.89%) BDD
15 75 (56.39%) Finance
16 72 (54.14%) Mule
16 72 (54.14%) Apache Camel
17 70 (52.63%) Spring Integration
17 70 (52.63%) JIRA
17 70 (52.63%) Web Services
18 69 (51.88%) SAP
18 69 (51.88%) Business Intelligence
18 69 (51.88%) Electronics

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 79 (59.40%) Tomcat
2 72 (54.14%) Mule
3 64 (48.12%) Mule ESB
4 61 (45.86%) JBoss
5 19 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (7.52%) Confluence
7 7 (5.26%) Jetty
7 7 (5.26%) WebLogic
8 6 (4.51%) nginx
9 5 (3.76%) Alfresco
9 5 (3.76%) Joomla!
10 3 (2.26%) Apache
10 3 (2.26%) Apache Pig
10 3 (2.26%) Apache Solr
10 3 (2.26%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 78 (58.65%) SaaS
2 60 (45.11%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (45.11%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (6.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (67.67%) MongoDB
2 64 (48.12%) NoSQL
3 60 (45.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 25 (18.80%) SQL Server
5 16 (12.03%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (11.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (7.52%) MySQL
7 10 (7.52%) Redis
8 8 (6.02%) Hadoop
9 7 (5.26%) Couchbase
9 7 (5.26%) Riak
10 6 (4.51%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.26%) HBase
12 1 (0.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 89 (66.92%) JUnit
2 83 (62.41%) Git (software)
3 70 (52.63%) JIRA
4 64 (48.12%) IntelliJ
5 25 (18.80%) Subversion
6 16 (12.03%) Jenkins
7 15 (11.28%) Maven
8 14 (10.53%) Eclipse
9 10 (7.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (7.52%) Cucumber
10 7 (5.26%) Mockito
11 6 (4.51%) Gradle
12 4 (3.01%) NetBeans
13 1 (0.75%) jMock
General
1 75 (56.39%) Finance
2 69 (51.88%) Electronics
2 69 (51.88%) Manufacturing
2 69 (51.88%) Marketing
2 69 (51.88%) Telecoms
3 53 (39.85%) Retail
4 7 (5.26%) Law
5 1 (0.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 107 (80.45%) Developer
1 107 (80.45%) Java Developer
2 35 (26.32%) Senior Developer
2 35 (26.32%) Senior Java Developer
3 31 (23.31%) Java Engineer
3 31 (23.31%) Java Software Engineer
3 31 (23.31%) Software Engineer
4 23 (17.29%) Java Software Developer
5 15 (11.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 12 (9.02%) Software Developer
7 10 (7.52%) Development Team Leader
7 10 (7.52%) Software Development Team Leader
7 10 (7.52%) Software Team Leader
7 10 (7.52%) Team Leader
8 8 (6.02%) Java Development Team Leader
8 8 (6.02%) Java Team Leader
9 6 (4.51%) PHP Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Java Technical Architect
10 5 (3.76%) Senior Technical Architect
10 5 (3.76%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 118 (88.72%) Spring
3 106 (79.70%) XML
4 100 (75.19%) REST
5 90 (67.67%) SOAP
6 80 (60.15%) Spring MVC
7 78 (58.65%) JSON
8 72 (54.14%) Apache Camel
9 70 (52.63%) Spring Integration
9 70 (52.63%) Web Services
10 21 (15.79%) HTML
11 20 (15.04%) AngularJS
12 17 (12.78%) GWT
12 17 (12.78%) HTML5
12 17 (12.78%) J2EE
12 17 (12.78%) RabbitMQ
12 17 (12.78%) Restlet
13 16 (12.03%) XSD
14 11 (8.27%) ActiveMQ
15 10 (7.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.77%) RIA
2 6 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.01%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.01%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 94 (70.68%) Linux
2 5 (3.76%) Android
2 5 (3.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.75%) Windows
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (78.20%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (73.68%) TDD
3 89 (66.92%) Scrum
4 80 (60.15%) MVC
5 78 (58.65%) Integration Testing
5 78 (58.65%) Kanban
6 77 (57.89%) BDD
7 69 (51.88%) Business Intelligence
7 69 (51.88%) Digital Marketing
7 69 (51.88%) Programme Management
8 54 (40.60%) E-Commerce
9 42 (31.58%) Software Engineering
10 16 (12.03%) OO
11 15 (11.28%) Customer Requirements
12 14 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (9.77%) Web Development
14 12 (9.02%) UML
15 11 (8.27%) Open Source
16 10 (7.52%) Web Application Development
17 7 (5.26%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 133 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (32.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (7.52%) SQL
4 8 (6.02%) PHP
5 6 (4.51%) Groovy
6 3 (2.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.75%) C++
7 1 (0.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (3.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.01%) Degree
3 3 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.77%) Docker
2 3 (2.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.26%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 69 (51.88%) SAP
2 64 (48.12%) Apple
3 10 (7.52%) Atlassian
3 10 (7.52%) Oracle
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft