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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Persistence API (JPA)
England / South West
Rank 178 186 216
Rank change year-on-year +8 +30  
Permanent jobs citing JPA 60 67 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.18% 1.14% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.73% 2.89% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 54 54 24
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,838 £35,000 £37,175
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +21.95%  

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 2199 2320 2573
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 43.24% 39.48% 43.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1846 1963 2329
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 25 March 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 25 March 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 +20 38 £55,000 -8.33% 8
Wiltshire -8 8 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Devon - 8 £33,838 -
Somerset - 5 £37,500 -
Dorset - 1 £60,000 -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 120 (100.00%) Java
2 114 (95.00%) Spring
3 110 (91.67%) Hibernate
4 90 (75.00%) XML
5 89 (74.17%) Agile Software Development
6 88 (73.33%) REST
7 87 (72.50%) Linux
8 86 (71.67%) SOAP
9 84 (70.00%) TDD
10 79 (65.83%) MVC
11 75 (62.50%) Scrum
12 71 (59.17%) Spring MVC
12 71 (59.17%) JUnit
12 71 (59.17%) Git (software)
13 67 (55.83%) Finance
14 66 (55.00%) JIRA
15 65 (54.17%) MongoDB
16 64 (53.33%) SaaS
16 64 (53.33%) Integration Testing
16 64 (53.33%) JSON
16 64 (53.33%) Web Services
17 62 (51.67%) Spring Integration
18 61 (50.83%) BDD
18 61 (50.83%) Kanban
18 61 (50.83%) Mule
18 61 (50.83%) Apache Camel
18 61 (50.83%) Mule ESB
19 58 (48.33%) Apple
20 56 (46.67%) JBoss
21 54 (45.00%) IntelliJ

JPA
Top Related 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 (50.83%) Mule
1 61 (50.83%) Mule ESB
2 56 (46.67%) JBoss
3 53 (44.17%) Tomcat
4 16 (13.33%) Confluence
5 12 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (8.33%) Apache
7 7 (5.83%) Alfresco
7 7 (5.83%) Joomla!
7 7 (5.83%) nginx
7 7 (5.83%) WebLogic
7 7 (5.83%) WebSphere
8 4 (3.33%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.83%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 7 (5.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 52 (43.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 64 (53.33%) SaaS
2 47 (39.17%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (5.83%) GitHub
5 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (54.17%) MongoDB
2 53 (44.17%) NoSQL
3 48 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 16 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (11.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (9.17%) Oracle Database
8 9 (7.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (6.67%) MySQL
10 7 (5.83%) MS Access
10 7 (5.83%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.50%) DB2
11 3 (2.50%) Hadoop
11 3 (2.50%) Hazelcast
12 2 (1.67%) Impala
13 1 (0.83%) HBase
13 1 (0.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 71 (59.17%) Git (software)
1 71 (59.17%) JUnit
2 66 (55.00%) JIRA
3 54 (45.00%) IntelliJ
4 38 (31.67%) Maven
5 34 (28.33%) Jenkins
6 23 (19.17%) Subversion
7 21 (17.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (10.83%) Gradle
8 13 (10.83%) Mockito
9 10 (8.33%) Eclipse
10 8 (6.67%) Selenium
11 7 (5.83%) Ant
11 7 (5.83%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (5.00%) Cucumber
12 6 (5.00%) JMeter
12 6 (5.00%) Liquibase
12 6 (5.00%) Robot Framework
13 4 (3.33%) TestNG
14 1 (0.83%) Hudson
General
1 67 (55.83%) Finance
2 52 (43.33%) Electronics
2 52 (43.33%) Manufacturing
2 52 (43.33%) Marketing
2 52 (43.33%) Telecoms
3 47 (39.17%) Retail
4 4 (3.33%) Advertising
5 2 (1.67%) Local Government
6 1 (0.83%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 85 (70.83%) Developer
2 84 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 49 (40.83%) Senior Developer
3 49 (40.83%) Senior Java Developer
4 20 (16.67%) Java Engineer
5 17 (14.17%) Java Software Engineer
5 17 (14.17%) Software Engineer
6 15 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
6 15 (12.50%) Software Development Team Leader
6 15 (12.50%) Software Team Leader
6 15 (12.50%) Team Leader
7 7 (5.83%) Analyst
7 7 (5.83%) PHP Developer
7 7 (5.83%) SQL Developer
7 7 (5.83%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (5.00%) Technical Support
8 6 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
9 5 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (95.00%) Spring
2 110 (91.67%) Hibernate
3 90 (75.00%) XML
4 88 (73.33%) REST
5 86 (71.67%) SOAP
6 71 (59.17%) Spring MVC
7 64 (53.33%) JSON
7 64 (53.33%) Web Services
8 62 (51.67%) Spring Integration
9 61 (50.83%) Apache Camel
10 25 (20.83%) AngularJS
11 18 (15.00%) HTML
12 16 (13.33%) J2EE
13 15 (12.50%) JSP
14 14 (11.67%) JMS
15 11 (9.17%) JDBC
16 10 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
16 10 (8.33%) RESTful
17 9 (7.50%) GWT
17 9 (7.50%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.83%) NHS
3 3 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 87 (72.50%) Linux
2 13 (10.83%) Unix
3 7 (5.83%) Android
3 7 (5.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (74.17%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (70.00%) TDD
3 79 (65.83%) MVC
4 75 (62.50%) Scrum
5 64 (53.33%) Integration Testing
6 61 (50.83%) BDD
6 61 (50.83%) Kanban
7 52 (43.33%) Business Intelligence
7 52 (43.33%) Digital Marketing
7 52 (43.33%) Programme Management
8 41 (34.17%) E-Commerce
9 25 (20.83%) Software Engineering
10 22 (18.33%) Unit Testing
11 19 (15.83%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (12.50%) Open Source
12 15 (12.50%) Performance Testing
13 11 (9.17%) OO
14 10 (8.33%) Web Development
15 9 (7.50%) Customer Requirements
15 9 (7.50%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 120 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (27.50%) SQL
3 32 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 15 (12.50%) PHP
5 9 (7.50%) Shell Script
6 8 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.83%) C#
7 7 (5.83%) Delphi
7 7 (5.83%) Go
7 7 (5.83%) Groovy
7 7 (5.83%) Pascal
7 7 (5.83%) Python
7 7 (5.83%) Ruby
7 7 (5.83%) VBA
8 6 (5.00%) C
9 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (5.83%) SC Cleared
1 7 (5.83%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.50%) Docker
1 9 (7.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.83%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.83%) Nagios
2 1 (0.83%) Graylog
2 1 (0.83%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 58 (48.33%) Apple
2 52 (43.33%) SAP
3 23 (19.17%) Oracle
4 15 (12.50%) Atlassian
5 7 (5.83%) IBM
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