Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 260 209 244
Rank change year-on-year -51 +35 +42
Permanent jobs citing JPA 76 135 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.75% 1.30% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.84% 2.94% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 56 109 104
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +5.77%
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £83,125 £70,000 £66,313
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

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 4,140 4,599 4,423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 40.86% 44.42% 40.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3,428 3,954 3,842
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +28 45 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Gloucestershire -31 16 £60,000 +14.29%
Dorset - 7 £82,500 - 1
Cornwall - 4 £36,000 - 1
Devon 0 3 £50,000 +30.31%
Wiltshire -15 1 £40,000 -23.81%
JPA
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 76 (100.00%) Java
2 69 (90.79%) Hibernate
3 66 (86.84%) Spring
4 57 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (72.37%) Web Services
6 54 (71.05%) TDD
6 54 (71.05%) REST
7 50 (65.79%) JavaScript
8 47 (61.84%) Git (software)
9 44 (57.89%) XML
10 39 (51.32%) Maven
11 36 (47.37%) Subversion
11 36 (47.37%) HTML
12 33 (43.42%) Scrum
13 32 (42.11%) UML
13 32 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (42.11%) HTML5
14 30 (39.47%) Web Development
15 29 (38.16%) CSS
16 27 (35.53%) MongoDB
17 25 (32.89%) Internet
17 25 (32.89%) XHTML
17 25 (32.89%) Software Engineering
17 25 (32.89%) JSF
17 25 (32.89%) Java EE
17 25 (32.89%) RIA
17 25 (32.89%) Apple iOS
17 25 (32.89%) Android
17 25 (32.89%) Android Development
17 25 (32.89%) iOS Development

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 19 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 15 (19.74%) JBoss
3 9 (11.84%) Alfresco
3 9 (11.84%) Joomla!
4 8 (10.53%) Mule
4 8 (10.53%) Mule ESB
5 7 (9.21%) Jetty
5 7 (9.21%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.95%) Apache
6 3 (3.95%) Apache Pig
6 3 (3.95%) Apache Solr
6 3 (3.95%) Apache Spark
6 3 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 20 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (18.42%) SaaS
3 8 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.89%) Internet
2 7 (9.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.53%) MongoDB
2 19 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 14 (18.42%) MySQL
4 11 (14.47%) Couchbase
5 10 (13.16%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (13.16%) Redis
5 10 (13.16%) Relational Database
6 8 (10.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (9.21%) Hadoop
7 7 (9.21%) Oracle Database
7 7 (9.21%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (9.21%) Riak
8 4 (5.26%) Hazelcast
8 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
9 3 (3.95%) HBase
Development Applications
1 47 (61.84%) Git (software)
2 39 (51.32%) Maven
3 36 (47.37%) Subversion
4 14 (18.42%) Eclipse
5 12 (15.79%) JUnit
6 11 (14.47%) IntelliJ
6 11 (14.47%) Jenkins
7 8 (10.53%) JIRA
8 4 (5.26%) Cucumber
8 4 (5.26%) JMeter
9 3 (3.95%) NetBeans
9 3 (3.95%) Selenium
9 3 (3.95%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.32%) Hudson
General
1 10 (13.16%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Electronics
2 8 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 8 (10.53%) Marketing
2 8 (10.53%) Retail
2 8 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.21%) Law
4 4 (5.26%) Back Office
4 4 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 68 (89.47%) Developer
1 68 (89.47%) Java Developer
2 26 (34.21%) Senior Developer
2 26 (34.21%) Senior Java Developer
3 11 (14.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 11 (14.47%) Java Engineer
3 11 (14.47%) Java Software Developer
3 11 (14.47%) Java Software Engineer
3 11 (14.47%) Software Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Senior Java Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Senior Software Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Applications Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Architect
5 8 (10.53%) Java Applications Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.58%) Core Java Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (90.79%) Hibernate
2 66 (86.84%) Spring
3 55 (72.37%) Web Services
4 54 (71.05%) REST
5 44 (57.89%) XML
6 36 (47.37%) HTML
7 32 (42.11%) HTML5
8 29 (38.16%) CSS
9 25 (32.89%) Java EE
9 25 (32.89%) JSF
9 25 (32.89%) XHTML
10 21 (27.63%) AngularJS
11 19 (25.00%) SOAP
12 18 (23.68%) J2EE
13 15 (19.74%) RESTful
14 10 (13.16%) GWT
15 8 (10.53%) jQuery
15 8 (10.53%) JSON
15 8 (10.53%) Spring Integration
15 8 (10.53%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.89%) RIA
2 15 (19.74%) Computer Science
3 10 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (9.21%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (5.26%) Animation
5 4 (5.26%) Virtual Team
6 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.89%) Android
1 25 (32.89%) Apple iOS
2 15 (19.74%) Linux
3 4 (5.26%) Unix
4 3 (3.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (71.05%) TDD
3 33 (43.42%) Scrum
4 32 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (42.11%) UML
5 30 (39.47%) Web Development
6 25 (32.89%) Android Development
6 25 (32.89%) iOS Development
6 25 (32.89%) Mobile Development
6 25 (32.89%) Software Engineering
7 21 (27.63%) E-Commerce
8 18 (23.68%) OO
9 15 (19.74%) BDD
10 11 (14.47%) Microservices
11 10 (13.16%) API Development
11 10 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (11.84%) Open Source
13 8 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (10.53%) Integration Testing
13 8 (10.53%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (65.79%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.05%) C++
4 11 (14.47%) SQL
5 10 (13.16%) PHP
6 7 (9.21%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.26%) Clojure
7 4 (5.26%) Groovy
7 4 (5.26%) Java 8
7 4 (5.26%) Scala
7 4 (5.26%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.63%) Go
Qualifications
1 24 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 15 (19.74%) Degree
3 8 (10.53%) DV Cleared
3 8 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 7 (9.21%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) QA
System Software
1 18 (23.68%) Docker
2 7 (9.21%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.95%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 19 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.95%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Oracle
2 10 (13.16%) Google
3 8 (10.53%) Apple
3 8 (10.53%) SAP