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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
England / South West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 190 214
Rank change year-on-year +34 +24  
Permanent jobs citing JPA 75 51 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.42% 0.97% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.16% 2.48% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 70 49 33
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +50.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  

JPA is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2370 2060 2543
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 44.74% 39.33% 42.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2055 1794 2218
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing JPA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +12 25 £62,500 +4.16% 3
Wiltshire -2 21 £52,500 -4.54%
Bristol -21 11 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Somerset - 11 £35,000 - 1
Devon - 7 £35,290 -
JPA
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 132 (100.00%) Java
2 131 (99.24%) Hibernate
3 125 (94.70%) Spring
4 107 (81.06%) XML
4 107 (81.06%) Linux
5 99 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
6 94 (71.21%) REST
7 93 (70.45%) Scrum
8 91 (68.94%) Finance
9 89 (67.42%) SOAP
10 88 (66.67%) TDD
11 87 (65.91%) JUnit
11 87 (65.91%) MVC
12 85 (64.39%) MongoDB
13 82 (62.12%) Spring MVC
14 79 (59.85%) JSON
14 79 (59.85%) Integration Testing
15 77 (58.33%) JIRA
16 76 (57.58%) Kanban
17 75 (56.82%) Digital Marketing
17 75 (56.82%) BDD
17 75 (56.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 75 (56.82%) Marketing
17 75 (56.82%) Electronics
17 75 (56.82%) Telecoms
17 75 (56.82%) Manufacturing
17 75 (56.82%) Programme Management
17 75 (56.82%) Business Intelligence
17 75 (56.82%) Web Services
17 75 (56.82%) 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 61 (46.21%) Tomcat
2 60 (45.45%) Mule
3 56 (42.42%) JBoss
3 56 (42.42%) Mule ESB
4 15 (11.36%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (10.61%) nginx
6 12 (9.09%) Confluence
7 9 (6.82%) WebLogic
8 7 (5.30%) Apache
9 6 (4.55%) Alfresco
9 6 (4.55%) Joomla!
9 6 (4.55%) WebSphere
10 3 (2.27%) Jetty
11 1 (0.76%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.76%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 75 (56.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 67 (50.76%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (46.97%) Amazon EC2
3 56 (42.42%) SaaS
4 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (5.30%) GitHub
6 4 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (64.39%) MongoDB
2 63 (47.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 52 (39.39%) NoSQL
4 22 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (14.39%) SQL Server
6 14 (10.61%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (10.61%) Relational Database
7 9 (6.82%) MySQL
8 6 (4.55%) MS Access
9 4 (3.03%) Redis
10 3 (2.27%) Couchbase
10 3 (2.27%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.27%) Riak
11 1 (0.76%) DB2
11 1 (0.76%) HBase
11 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 87 (65.91%) JUnit
2 77 (58.33%) JIRA
3 71 (53.79%) Git (software)
4 67 (50.76%) IntelliJ
5 33 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 29 (21.97%) Maven
7 25 (18.94%) Subversion
8 18 (13.64%) Gradle
8 18 (13.64%) Mockito
9 15 (11.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (6.06%) Cucumber
10 8 (6.06%) Selenium
11 6 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (3.79%) Eclipse
13 4 (3.03%) Ant
13 4 (3.03%) JMeter
13 4 (3.03%) Liquibase
13 4 (3.03%) Robot Framework
14 2 (1.52%) TestNG
15 1 (0.76%) Bitbucket
General
1 91 (68.94%) Finance
2 75 (56.82%) Electronics
2 75 (56.82%) Manufacturing
2 75 (56.82%) Marketing
2 75 (56.82%) Telecoms
3 33 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (2.27%) Law
5 2 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 99 (75.00%) Developer
1 99 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 35 (26.52%) Senior Developer
2 35 (26.52%) Senior Java Developer
3 25 (18.94%) Java Engineer
4 23 (17.42%) Java Software Engineer
4 23 (17.42%) Software Engineer
5 14 (10.61%) PHP Developer
5 14 (10.61%) SQL Developer
6 12 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
7 11 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
7 11 (8.33%) Software Development Team Leader
7 11 (8.33%) Software Team Leader
7 11 (8.33%) Team Leader
8 8 (6.06%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 7 (5.30%) Analyst
9 7 (5.30%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.79%) Applications Support
10 5 (3.79%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (3.79%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (99.24%) Hibernate
2 125 (94.70%) Spring
3 107 (81.06%) XML
4 94 (71.21%) REST
5 89 (67.42%) SOAP
6 82 (62.12%) Spring MVC
7 79 (59.85%) JSON
8 75 (56.82%) Web Services
9 73 (55.30%) Spring Integration
10 60 (45.45%) Apache Camel
11 24 (18.18%) AngularJS
12 18 (13.64%) HTML
12 18 (13.64%) RabbitMQ
12 18 (13.64%) XSD
13 17 (12.88%) J2EE
14 14 (10.61%) Grails
14 14 (10.61%) GWT
14 14 (10.61%) Restlet
15 11 (8.33%) RESTful
16 10 (7.58%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.61%) NHS
2 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 107 (81.06%) Linux
2 8 (6.06%) Unix
3 6 (4.55%) Android
3 6 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (70.45%) Scrum
3 88 (66.67%) TDD
4 87 (65.91%) MVC
5 79 (59.85%) Integration Testing
6 76 (57.58%) Kanban
7 75 (56.82%) BDD
7 75 (56.82%) Business Intelligence
7 75 (56.82%) Digital Marketing
7 75 (56.82%) Programme Management
8 31 (23.48%) E-Commerce
8 31 (23.48%) Software Engineering
9 21 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (15.91%) Open Source
10 19 (14.39%) Unit Testing
11 16 (12.12%) Web Development
12 14 (10.61%) Customer Requirements
13 12 (9.09%) Front End Development
14 10 (7.58%) OO
15 6 (4.55%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 132 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (30.30%) JavaScript
3 26 (19.70%) SQL
4 20 (15.15%) PHP
5 14 (10.61%) Groovy
6 7 (5.30%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.55%) C
7 6 (4.55%) Delphi
7 6 (4.55%) Pascal
7 6 (4.55%) VBA
8 4 (3.03%) C#
8 4 (3.03%) Python
8 4 (3.03%) Ruby
9 1 (0.76%) C++
9 1 (0.76%) Go
9 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 16 (12.12%) Docker
2 1 (0.76%) HDFS
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (4.55%) Nagios
2 4 (3.03%) Graylog
3 1 (0.76%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 75 (56.82%) SAP
2 55 (41.67%) Apple
3 14 (10.61%) Oracle
4 11 (8.33%) Atlassian
5 6 (4.55%) IBM
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
flatraterecruiting
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago