Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
England > South West
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 272 205 240
Rank change year-on-year -67 +35 +55
Permanent jobs citing JPA 78 139 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.73% 1.37% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.76% 3.14% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 59 129 100
South West median annual salary £44,000 £52,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.19% +13.51% -7.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,070 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +5.26%

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 4,429 4,429 4,478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.39% 43.55% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3,832 3,720 3,839
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,301 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +30 44 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Gloucestershire -14 33 £50,000 -16.67% 7
Dorset -40 1 £82,500 -
JPA
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 78 (100.00%) Java
2 74 (94.87%) Hibernate
3 64 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (76.92%) Spring
5 54 (69.23%) TDD
5 54 (69.23%) XML
6 53 (67.95%) MongoDB
7 52 (66.67%) Git (software)
8 49 (62.82%) REST
9 47 (60.26%) Web Services
9 47 (60.26%) JavaScript
10 46 (58.97%) JBoss
11 45 (57.69%) Software Engineering
12 44 (56.41%) HTML
13 41 (52.56%) Tomcat
14 36 (46.15%) NoSQL
15 35 (44.87%) JUnit
16 34 (43.59%) Scrum
16 34 (43.59%) BDD
17 32 (41.03%) JIRA
18 30 (38.46%) Java EE
18 30 (38.46%) Linux
19 29 (37.18%) HTML5
20 28 (35.90%) Integration Testing
21 26 (33.33%) E-Commerce
22 25 (32.05%) SOAP
22 25 (32.05%) Kanban
22 25 (32.05%) JSF
23 24 (30.77%) JSON
23 24 (30.77%) Security Cleared

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 46 (58.97%) JBoss
2 41 (52.56%) Tomcat
3 21 (26.92%) Mule
4 20 (25.64%) Mule ESB
5 14 (17.95%) Jetty
5 14 (17.95%) WebLogic
6 12 (15.38%) Confluence
7 10 (12.82%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (8.97%) Alfresco
8 7 (8.97%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 22 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (28.21%) Amazon EC2
2 20 (25.64%) SaaS
3 2 (2.56%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.56%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (67.95%) MongoDB
2 36 (46.15%) NoSQL
3 22 (28.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 19 (24.36%) Relational Database
5 14 (17.95%) Couchbase
5 14 (17.95%) Hadoop
5 14 (17.95%) Redis
5 14 (17.95%) Riak
6 11 (14.10%) MySQL
7 7 (8.97%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 52 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 35 (44.87%) JUnit
3 32 (41.03%) JIRA
4 22 (28.21%) IntelliJ
4 22 (28.21%) Subversion
5 21 (26.92%) Maven
6 8 (10.26%) Cucumber
7 7 (8.97%) Jenkins
8 5 (6.41%) Eclipse
9 4 (5.13%) FitNesse
9 4 (5.13%) Selenium
9 4 (5.13%) Vagrant
10 2 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.56%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.56%) GitLab
11 1 (1.28%) TestNG
General
1 21 (26.92%) Retail
2 18 (23.08%) Electronics
2 18 (23.08%) Finance
2 18 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 18 (23.08%) Marketing
2 18 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 10 (12.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (82.05%) Developer
1 64 (82.05%) Java Developer
2 22 (28.21%) Senior Developer
2 22 (28.21%) Senior Java Developer
3 20 (25.64%) Java Software Developer
4 16 (20.51%) Java Engineer
5 13 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 12 (15.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 12 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
7 9 (11.54%) Applications Engineer
7 9 (11.54%) Software Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Senior Java Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Senior Software Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Software Applications Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) Applications Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (94.87%) Hibernate
2 60 (76.92%) Spring
3 54 (69.23%) XML
4 49 (62.82%) REST
5 47 (60.26%) Web Services
6 44 (56.41%) HTML
7 30 (38.46%) Java EE
8 29 (37.18%) HTML5
9 25 (32.05%) JSF
9 25 (32.05%) SOAP
10 24 (30.77%) JSON
11 22 (28.21%) CSS
12 21 (26.92%) Apache Camel
12 21 (26.92%) Spring MVC
13 20 (25.64%) Spring Integration
14 14 (17.95%) XSD
15 11 (14.10%) AngularJS
15 11 (14.10%) EJB
16 10 (12.82%) JAXB
16 10 (12.82%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (19.23%) RIA
2 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 30 (38.46%) Linux
2 7 (8.97%) Android
2 7 (8.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (69.23%) TDD
3 45 (57.69%) Software Engineering
4 34 (43.59%) BDD
4 34 (43.59%) Scrum
5 28 (35.90%) Integration Testing
6 26 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 25 (32.05%) Kanban
8 21 (26.92%) MVC
9 18 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
9 18 (23.08%) Programme Management
10 17 (21.79%) Multithreading
10 17 (21.79%) UML
11 14 (17.95%) Concurrent Programming
12 11 (14.10%) SDLC
13 10 (12.82%) DevOps
13 10 (12.82%) Information Assurance
13 10 (12.82%) Software Architecture
13 10 (12.82%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (60.26%) JavaScript
3 16 (20.51%) SQL
4 7 (8.97%) PHP
5 5 (6.41%) Java 8
6 3 (3.85%) C
7 1 (1.28%) Go
7 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.82%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.85%) Degree
3 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) QA
System Software
1 11 (14.10%) Docker
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (17.95%) Puppet
2 10 (12.82%) Kibana
3 7 (8.97%) Kubernetes
4 4 (5.13%) Ansible
4 4 (5.13%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 20 (25.64%) Apple
2 18 (23.08%) SAP
3 17 (21.79%) Oracle
4 7 (8.97%) Google
5 2 (2.56%) Gemalto