Java Persistence API (JPA)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring JPA skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited JPA over the 6 months leading up to 24 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
24 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 783 742 874
Rank change year-on-year -41 +132 -112
Permanent jobs citing JPA 71 147 440
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.65% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 32 70 105
10th Percentile £51,025 £41,000 £47,500
25th Percentile £55,625 £50,625 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75% +33.33%
75th Percentile £77,500 £88,750 £100,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £103,750 £103,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.17% +4.55% +2.33%

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK

JPA falls under the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 18,019 22,595 69,348
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 19.59% 27.68% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 12,999 16,261 30,027
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £38,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £50,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +3.85% +13.04%
75th Percentile £80,000 £86,250 £83,125
90th Percentile £102,500 £106,250 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing JPA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for JPA in the UK

JPA
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JPA.

Salary trend for JPA in the UK

JPA
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing JPA over the 6 months to 24 July 2024.

Salary histogram for JPA in the UK

JPA
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the UK over the 6 months to 24 July 2024. 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
Jobs
UK excluding London -63 47 £58,750 +2.17% 5
Scotland -32 39 £80,000 +45.45%
England -48 27 £70,000 +1.82% 5
London +41 25 £70,000 -12.50% 1
Northern Ireland +2 5 £57,500 -8.00%
South East -8 2 £55,000 -35.29% 3
Work from Home -39 2 £77,500 +19.23% 4
South West -14 1 £77,500 +29.17%

JPA
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (29.58%) GemFire
2 3 (4.23%) Confluence
2 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.41%) JBoss
3 1 (1.41%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.17%) AWS
2 7 (9.86%) Amazon MSK
2 7 (9.86%) Datadog
3 5 (7.04%) Azure
4 4 (5.63%) Amazon ECS
4 4 (5.63%) Amazon EKS
5 2 (2.82%) Serverless
6 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.62%) NoSQL
2 22 (30.99%) Apache Cassandra
3 21 (29.58%) CockroachDB
3 21 (29.58%) Hazelcast
4 9 (12.68%) MySQL
5 8 (11.27%) Relational Database
6 6 (8.45%) Big Data
7 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
8 3 (4.23%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
8 3 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (29.58%) Jaeger
2 10 (14.08%) JUnit
3 6 (8.45%) JIRA
3 6 (8.45%) Maven
4 5 (7.04%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.23%) Git
5 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.82%) Mockito
7 1 (1.41%) Ant
7 1 (1.41%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (1.41%) TestNG
General
1 42 (59.15%) Finance
2 37 (52.11%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 37 (52.11%) Law
3 27 (38.03%) Banking
4 22 (30.99%) Investment Banking
5 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.63%) Social Skills
6 4 (5.63%) Tech for Good
7 3 (4.23%) Marketing
8 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.41%) Front Office
8 1 (1.41%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 44 (61.97%) Software Engineer
2 34 (47.89%) Lead
3 32 (45.07%) Lead Software Engineer
4 26 (36.62%) Developer
4 26 (36.62%) Java Engineer
4 26 (36.62%) Java Software Engineer
5 25 (35.21%) Lead Java Engineer
6 22 (30.99%) Java Developer
7 15 (21.13%) Senior
8 9 (12.68%) Full Stack Developer
8 9 (12.68%) Senior Developer
8 9 (12.68%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (8.45%) Full Stack Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) Full Stack Software Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (7.04%) Full Stack Java Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Lead Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Lead Java Developer
11 2 (2.82%) React Developer
12 1 (1.41%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (98.59%) Spring
2 53 (74.65%) Spring Boot
3 40 (56.34%) Kafka
4 36 (50.70%) REST
5 31 (43.66%) Hibernate
6 21 (29.58%) OpenTelemetry
7 16 (22.54%) RESTful
8 14 (19.72%) React
9 9 (12.68%) AngularJS
10 8 (11.27%) CSS
10 8 (11.27%) XML
11 7 (9.86%) JSF
12 6 (8.45%) Apache Wicket
12 6 (8.45%) gRPC
12 6 (8.45%) Java EE
12 6 (8.45%) SOAP
12 6 (8.45%) Spring MVC
12 6 (8.45%) Vaadin
13 5 (7.04%) J2EE
13 5 (7.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.80%) Cloud Native
2 21 (29.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 21 (29.58%) Replication
3 6 (8.45%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.23%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.23%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.23%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.41%) Distributed Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Unix
2 3 (4.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (73.24%) Agile
2 46 (64.79%) Microservices
3 44 (61.97%) Software Engineering
4 40 (56.34%) SDLC
5 37 (52.11%) Community of Practice
5 37 (52.11%) Operational Stability
6 31 (43.66%) CI/CD
7 29 (40.85%) Continuous Delivery
8 25 (35.21%) Architectural Design
8 25 (35.21%) Full Stack Development
9 24 (33.80%) Information Architecture
10 21 (29.58%) Content Management
10 21 (29.58%) Data Modelling
11 16 (22.54%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (16.90%) Migration
13 11 (15.49%) Fintech
14 10 (14.08%) Code Quality
15 9 (12.68%) Computer Science
15 9 (12.68%) MVC
15 9 (12.68%) Sprint Retrospective
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (54.93%) SQL
3 21 (29.58%) Groovy
4 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.86%) Python
6 4 (5.63%) Kotlin
6 4 (5.63%) TypeScript
7 3 (4.23%) Perl
7 3 (4.23%) Scala
8 1 (1.41%) C#
8 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) Degree
2 9 (12.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.23%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (28.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (29.58%) Grafana
1 21 (29.58%) HAProxy
1 21 (29.58%) ITRS Geneos
1 21 (29.58%) Kibana
1 21 (29.58%) Prometheus
1 21 (29.58%) Zipkin
2 19 (26.76%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.41%) Ansible
3 1 (1.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (45.07%) Splunk
2 24 (33.80%) Dynatrace
3 11 (15.49%) Oracle