The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Persistence API (JPA)
UK
Rank 542 556 664
Rank change year-on-year +14 +108  
Permanent jobs citing JPA 338 419 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.41% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 1.06% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 244 338 218
Median salary £53,750 £51,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.36% +14.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £65,000 £62,500
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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 33955 39662 40709
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.14% 38.35% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 28984 34153 34569
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

JPA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JPA.

Salary trend for JPA in the UK

JPA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JPA over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for JPA in the UK

JPA
Top 30 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 3 months to 27 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
England +11 306 £52,500 - 37
London +70 132 £64,000 +16.36% 12
South West +16 59 £52,500 -4.54% 9
East of England +56 49 £50,000 -5.66% 4
Gloucestershire +22 38 £55,000 -8.33% 8
Scotland +51 29 £55,000 - 1
City of London +65 27 £75,000 +30.43% 3
Edinburgh +31 26 £55,000 - 1
South East +33 24 £47,500 - 5
East Midlands +25 24 £42,500 -2.85% 4
Bedfordshire +34 18 £65,000 - 2
Essex +30 18 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Luton +20 18 £65,000 - 1
Northampton - 15 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire - 15 £40,000 -
Cheltenham +10 12 £60,000 - 4
Hampshire +14 8 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Wiltshire -9 8 £35,000 -36.36% 1
West Midlands -27 8 £52,500 -8.69%
Devon - 8 £33,838 -
Exeter - 8 £33,838 -
Buckinghamshire +19 7 £52,500 -8.69%
Hertfordshire +18 7 £60,000 -
Nottinghamshire +10 7 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Milton Keynes +9 7 £52,500 -12.50%
Brighton +1 7 £28,000 +24.44%
East Sussex +1 7 £28,000 +24.44%
North West -23 7 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +12 6 £45,000 -15.09%
Peterborough - 6 £45,000 -

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 with a requirement for JPA.

1 667 (99.70%) Java
2 524 (78.33%) Spring
3 512 (76.53%) Hibernate
4 404 (60.39%) Agile Software Development
5 302 (45.14%) SQL
6 274 (40.96%) TDD
7 264 (39.46%) Web Services
8 244 (36.47%) Finance
9 243 (36.32%) REST
10 239 (35.72%) JavaScript
10 239 (35.72%) J2EE
11 235 (35.13%) SOAP
12 223 (33.33%) Oracle
13 221 (33.03%) MVC
14 207 (30.94%) Linux
15 201 (30.04%) JUnit
16 199 (29.75%) XML
17 197 (29.45%) Scrum
18 196 (29.30%) Maven
19 184 (27.50%) Tomcat
20 180 (26.91%) JMS
21 169 (25.26%) OO
21 169 (25.26%) JBoss
21 169 (25.26%) Java EE
22 167 (24.96%) HTML
23 165 (24.66%) Spring MVC
23 165 (24.66%) Git (software)
24 163 (24.36%) Jenkins
25 147 (21.97%) NoSQL
26 144 (21.52%) AngularJS

JPA
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 184 (27.50%) Tomcat
2 169 (25.26%) JBoss
3 93 (13.90%) Jetty
4 70 (10.46%) WebSphere
5 62 (9.27%) Mule
5 62 (9.27%) Mule ESB
6 58 (8.67%) Apache
7 55 (8.22%) WebLogic
8 53 (7.92%) Elasticsearch
9 51 (7.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 34 (5.08%) nginx
11 25 (3.74%) GlassFish
12 20 (2.99%) Confluence
13 14 (2.09%) Apache Spark
13 14 (2.09%) Oracle Workflow
14 12 (1.79%) CMS
14 12 (1.79%) WildFly
15 10 (1.49%) Apache Geronimo
16 9 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
17 7 (1.05%) Joomla!
Applications
1 8 (1.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.60%) Weka
3 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 57 (8.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 22 (3.29%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (1.64%) SAP Hybris
4 10 (1.49%) Unica
5 2 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 82 (12.26%) SaaS
2 68 (10.16%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (2.99%) GitHub
5 10 (1.49%) Silverpop
6 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.15%) IaaS
9 1 (0.15%) PaaS
9 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.69%) HTTP
1 18 (2.69%) TCP/IP
2 16 (2.39%) SSL
3 15 (2.24%) HTTPS
4 13 (1.94%) SNMP
5 7 (1.05%) Internet
6 4 (0.60%) DNS
7 3 (0.45%) SMTP
8 1 (0.15%) DVB
8 1 (0.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (21.97%) NoSQL
2 137 (20.48%) Relational Database
3 108 (16.14%) MongoDB
4 106 (15.84%) MySQL
5 90 (13.45%) PostgreSQL
6 80 (11.96%) SQL Server
7 76 (11.36%) Oracle Database
8 54 (8.07%) Oracle Database 11g
9 48 (7.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 42 (6.28%) RDBMS
11 32 (4.78%) InterSystems Cache
12 27 (4.04%) Apache Cassandra
12 27 (4.04%) DB2
13 15 (2.24%) Big Data
13 15 (2.24%) Hadoop
13 15 (2.24%) Hazelcast
14 14 (2.09%) Blockchain
15 8 (1.20%) Neo4j
16 7 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
16 7 (1.05%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 201 (30.04%) JUnit
2 196 (29.30%) Maven
3 165 (24.66%) Git (software)
4 163 (24.36%) Jenkins
5 114 (17.04%) Subversion
6 93 (13.90%) Eclipse
7 76 (11.36%) IntelliJ
7 76 (11.36%) JIRA
8 59 (8.82%) Ant
9 40 (5.98%) Gradle
10 36 (5.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 35 (5.23%) Hudson
12 33 (4.93%) Mockito
12 33 (4.93%) Selenium
13 31 (4.63%) Sonatype Nexus
14 27 (4.04%) Cucumber
15 20 (2.99%) NetBeans
16 15 (2.24%) TestNG
17 14 (2.09%) Talend Open Studio
18 13 (1.94%) CppUnit
General
1 244 (36.47%) Finance
2 83 (12.41%) Banking
3 79 (11.81%) Marketing
4 77 (11.51%) Telecoms
5 76 (11.36%) Retail
6 58 (8.67%) Manufacturing
7 57 (8.52%) Electronics
8 21 (3.14%) Back Office
9 19 (2.84%) Advertising
10 12 (1.79%) Front Office
10 12 (1.79%) Games
11 10 (1.49%) Automotive
12 9 (1.35%) Publishing
13 5 (0.75%) Billing
13 5 (0.75%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.75%) Music Industry
14 3 (0.45%) Legal
14 3 (0.45%) Local Government
15 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 509 (76.08%) Developer
2 468 (69.96%) Java Developer
3 178 (26.61%) Senior Developer
4 174 (26.01%) Senior Java Developer
5 64 (9.57%) Java Engineer
6 62 (9.27%) Software Engineer
7 57 (8.52%) Architect
8 53 (7.92%) Junior
9 52 (7.77%) Junior Developer
10 51 (7.62%) Java Software Engineer
11 50 (7.47%) Junior Java Developer
12 44 (6.58%) Core Java Developer
13 32 (4.78%) Software Developer
14 31 (4.63%) Solutions Architect
15 30 (4.48%) J2EE Developer
15 30 (4.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 29 (4.33%) Senior Java Engineer
17 27 (4.04%) Senior Software Engineer
18 23 (3.44%) Java Software Developer
19 20 (2.99%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 524 (78.33%) Spring
2 512 (76.53%) Hibernate
3 264 (39.46%) Web Services
4 243 (36.32%) REST
5 239 (35.72%) J2EE
6 235 (35.13%) SOAP
7 199 (29.75%) XML
8 180 (26.91%) JMS
9 169 (25.26%) Java EE
10 167 (24.96%) HTML
11 165 (24.66%) Spring MVC
12 144 (21.52%) AngularJS
13 129 (19.28%) Apache Camel
14 124 (18.54%) JSON
15 122 (18.24%) CSS
16 114 (17.04%) RESTful
17 110 (16.44%) JSP
18 100 (14.95%) JSF
19 82 (12.26%) Apache CXF
20 79 (11.81%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.37%) Computer Science
2 45 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (3.74%) User Experience
5 15 (2.24%) Algorithms
5 15 (2.24%) Mobile App
6 13 (1.94%) Fintech
7 11 (1.64%) Client/Server
7 11 (1.64%) iPad
8 9 (1.35%) Bitcoin
9 8 (1.20%) Blog
10 7 (1.05%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.05%) NHS
11 5 (0.75%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.45%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.45%) Reference Data
12 3 (0.45%) Robotics
12 3 (0.45%) W3C
13 2 (0.30%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 207 (30.94%) Linux
2 48 (7.17%) Unix
3 45 (6.73%) Windows
4 24 (3.59%) Android
4 24 (3.59%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.30%) CentOS
5 2 (0.30%) Debian
5 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.30%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.15%) Solaris
6 1 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (60.39%) Agile Software Development
2 274 (40.96%) TDD
3 221 (33.03%) MVC
4 197 (29.45%) Scrum
5 169 (25.26%) OO
6 142 (21.23%) Continuous Integration
7 133 (19.88%) BDD
8 123 (18.39%) Software Engineering
9 96 (14.35%) E-Commerce
10 92 (13.75%) Kanban
11 87 (13.00%) SOA
12 85 (12.71%) Web Development
13 83 (12.41%) Microservices
14 79 (11.81%) Unit Testing
15 77 (11.51%) UML
16 75 (11.21%) Mentoring
17 69 (10.31%) Integration Testing
18 65 (9.72%) Digital Marketing
19 61 (9.12%) Programme Management
20 60 (8.97%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 667 (99.70%) Java
2 302 (45.14%) SQL
3 239 (35.72%) JavaScript
4 52 (7.77%) Python
5 49 (7.32%) Shell Script
6 45 (6.73%) PHP
7 44 (6.58%) PL/SQL
8 41 (6.13%) Scala
9 38 (5.68%) Ruby
10 37 (5.53%) Groovy
11 34 (5.08%) C#
12 33 (4.93%) C++
13 27 (4.04%) Go
14 24 (3.59%) C
15 18 (2.69%) Haskell
16 13 (1.94%) Perl
17 12 (1.79%) Bash Shell
17 12 (1.79%) T-SQL
18 8 (1.20%) PowerShell
19 7 (1.05%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 82 (12.26%) Degree
2 14 (2.09%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.64%) HND
4 9 (1.35%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.60%) AWS Certification
5 4 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.15%) PhD
6 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.23%) QA
2 2 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (4.33%) Docker
2 19 (2.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 16 (2.39%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.75%) HDFS
5 1 (0.15%) LXC
Systems Management
1 8 (1.20%) Nagios
2 4 (0.60%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.30%) MOM
4 1 (0.15%) Ansible
4 1 (0.15%) Graylog
4 1 (0.15%) Kibana
4 1 (0.15%) logstash
4 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.15%) Opsview
4 1 (0.15%) Packer
Vendors
1 223 (33.33%) Oracle
2 69 (10.31%) SAP
3 58 (8.67%) Apple
4 33 (4.93%) hybris
5 29 (4.33%) Red Hat
6 28 (4.19%) Altova
7 27 (4.04%) ILOG
7 27 (4.04%) Splunk
8 26 (3.89%) IBM
9 19 (2.84%) Google
10 18 (2.69%) Atlassian
11 14 (2.09%) Fiorano
11 14 (2.09%) Pega
11 14 (2.09%) Talend
11 14 (2.09%) WSO2
12 13 (1.94%) Sybase
13 12 (1.79%) Alterian
14 10 (1.49%) Twitter
15 9 (1.35%) Informatica
16 6 (0.90%) Perforce
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
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Gloucestershire
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Andover, Hampshire
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Essex
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Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Great benefits and Training
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £85,000 per annum
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Cheltenham
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Cheltenham
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Cheltenham
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