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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 558 617 667
Rank change year-on-year +59 +50  
Permanent jobs citing JPA 338 318 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 0.83% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 237 266 261
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £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 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 36036 38317 42264
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.97% 38.91% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 30270 33297 36165
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 24 June 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 24 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
England +60 327 £52,500 -4.54% 40
London +32 119 £64,000 +6.66% 15
South West +29 72 £45,000 -14.28% 5
South East +32 34 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Yorkshire +25 33 £41,250 +3.12% 3
East of England +10 25 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Gloucestershire +7 23 £62,500 +4.16% 3
West Sussex +27 20 £60,000 +44.57%
Wiltshire +4 20 £52,500 -4.54%
Worthing - 20 £60,000 -
West Midlands -13 18 £55,000 -8.33%
Cheltenham +23 17 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Birmingham +23 16 £55,000 -
Swindon +14 16 £52,500 +2.43%
Bedfordshire - 15 £50,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 15 £37,500 - 1
West Yorkshire +16 14 £35,000 -12.50% 2
North West -45 13 £45,000 - 9
Luton - 13 - - 1
Manchester -22 12 £45,000 -43.75% 5
Leeds +16 11 £36,000 -24.21% 2
Bristol -17 11 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Bath - 11 £35,000 - 1
Somerset - 11 £35,000 - 1
City of London +33 10 £85,000 +36.00% 2
Hampshire +4 10 £47,500 -5.00%
East Midlands +26 9 £50,000 -
Northampton - 9 £50,000 -
Doncaster - 9 £60,000 -
Northamptonshire - 9 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 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 with a requirement for JPA.

1 675 (99.85%) Java
2 561 (82.99%) Spring
3 519 (76.78%) Hibernate
4 432 (63.91%) Agile Software Development
5 316 (46.75%) Web Services
6 293 (43.34%) TDD
7 290 (42.90%) REST
8 287 (42.46%) Finance
9 258 (38.17%) JavaScript
10 243 (35.95%) Scrum
11 241 (35.65%) SOAP
12 238 (35.21%) MVC
13 235 (34.76%) SQL
14 234 (34.62%) JUnit
15 232 (34.32%) XML
16 231 (34.17%) J2EE
17 216 (31.95%) Linux
18 211 (31.21%) Maven
19 200 (29.59%) Oracle
20 194 (28.70%) HTML
20 194 (28.70%) Continuous Integration
21 189 (27.96%) Spring MVC
22 188 (27.81%) JMS
23 181 (26.78%) Git (software)
24 177 (26.18%) Java EE
25 173 (25.59%) BDD
26 154 (22.78%) Tomcat
26 154 (22.78%) NoSQL
27 150 (22.19%) Jenkins
28 148 (21.89%) JSON

JPA
Co-occurring 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
1 154 (22.78%) Tomcat
2 134 (19.82%) JBoss
3 72 (10.65%) Mule
4 66 (9.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 63 (9.32%) WebLogic
6 57 (8.43%) Mule ESB
7 48 (7.10%) Apache
8 43 (6.36%) Jetty
9 40 (5.92%) WebSphere
10 38 (5.62%) Confluence
11 34 (5.03%) nginx
12 26 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
13 24 (3.55%) Oracle Workflow
14 21 (3.11%) CMS
15 12 (1.78%) GlassFish
16 10 (1.48%) Apache ServiceMix
17 9 (1.33%) Apache Spark
18 8 (1.18%) Oracle Coherence
19 6 (0.89%) Alfresco
19 6 (0.89%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (0.59%) Weka
Business Applications
1 80 (11.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 28 (4.14%) Oracle BPM
3 15 (2.22%) SAP Hybris
4 14 (2.07%) Unica
5 2 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 114 (16.86%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
3 58 (8.58%) SaaS
4 15 (2.22%) GitHub
5 14 (2.07%) Silverpop
6 13 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.59%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.44%) Bluemix
9 3 (0.44%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.30%) IaaS
10 2 (0.30%) PaaS
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.15%) Firebase
11 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.96%) HTTP
2 17 (2.51%) Internet
3 8 (1.18%) LDAP
3 8 (1.18%) SNMP
4 7 (1.04%) HTTPS
4 7 (1.04%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.74%) AMQP
5 5 (0.74%) VoIP
6 2 (0.30%) SSL
7 1 (0.15%) Broadband
7 1 (0.15%) DSL
7 1 (0.15%) DVB
7 1 (0.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (22.78%) NoSQL
2 145 (21.45%) Relational Database
3 144 (21.30%) MongoDB
4 112 (16.57%) MySQL
5 102 (15.09%) SQL Server
6 85 (12.57%) PostgreSQL
7 72 (10.65%) Oracle Database
8 65 (9.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 63 (9.32%) RDBMS
10 52 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
11 45 (6.66%) Apache Cassandra
12 27 (3.99%) Oracle Database 10g
13 24 (3.55%) InterSystems Cache
14 20 (2.96%) Oracle Database 12c
15 19 (2.81%) Hazelcast
15 19 (2.81%) Redis
16 18 (2.66%) Blockchain
17 16 (2.37%) Hadoop
18 11 (1.63%) DB2
19 9 (1.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 234 (34.62%) JUnit
2 211 (31.21%) Maven
3 181 (26.78%) Git (software)
4 150 (22.19%) Jenkins
5 142 (21.01%) Subversion
6 129 (19.08%) JIRA
7 98 (14.50%) IntelliJ
8 57 (8.43%) Eclipse
9 56 (8.28%) Selenium
10 51 (7.54%) Gradle
11 47 (6.95%) Ant
11 47 (6.95%) Mockito
12 32 (4.73%) Cucumber
12 32 (4.73%) Sonatype Nexus
13 29 (4.29%) Hudson
14 21 (3.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 20 (2.96%) TestNG
16 16 (2.37%) Arquillian
17 15 (2.22%) JBehave
17 15 (2.22%) Protractor
General
1 287 (42.46%) Finance
2 114 (16.86%) Marketing
3 86 (12.72%) Electronics
3 86 (12.72%) Telecoms
4 81 (11.98%) Manufacturing
5 71 (10.50%) Banking
6 62 (9.17%) Retail
7 22 (3.25%) Back Office
8 18 (2.66%) Advertising
9 15 (2.22%) Games
9 15 (2.22%) Publishing
10 13 (1.92%) Front Office
11 11 (1.63%) Billing
12 9 (1.33%) Legal
13 8 (1.18%) Investment Banking
14 7 (1.04%) Music Industry
15 6 (0.89%) Law
16 5 (0.74%) Automotive
17 3 (0.44%) Retail Banking
18 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 524 (77.51%) Developer
2 494 (73.08%) Java Developer
3 164 (24.26%) Senior Developer
4 158 (23.37%) Senior Java Developer
5 60 (8.88%) Java Engineer
6 58 (8.58%) Architect
7 55 (8.14%) Software Engineer
8 48 (7.10%) Java Software Engineer
9 42 (6.21%) J2EE Developer
9 42 (6.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 37 (5.47%) Software Developer
11 36 (5.33%) Java Software Developer
12 35 (5.18%) Solutions Architect
13 34 (5.03%) Agile Developer
14 32 (4.73%) Agile Java Developer
15 29 (4.29%) SQL Developer
16 26 (3.85%) Core Java Developer
16 26 (3.85%) Junior
16 26 (3.85%) Senior Java Engineer
17 24 (3.55%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 561 (82.99%) Spring
2 519 (76.78%) Hibernate
3 316 (46.75%) Web Services
4 290 (42.90%) REST
5 241 (35.65%) SOAP
6 232 (34.32%) XML
7 231 (34.17%) J2EE
8 194 (28.70%) HTML
9 189 (27.96%) Spring MVC
10 188 (27.81%) JMS
11 177 (26.18%) Java EE
12 148 (21.89%) JSON
13 146 (21.60%) AngularJS
14 137 (20.27%) CSS
15 106 (15.68%) Spring Boot
16 103 (15.24%) RESTful
17 92 (13.61%) Spring Integration
18 88 (13.02%) Apache Camel
18 88 (13.02%) EJB
19 78 (11.54%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 38 (5.62%) User Experience
2 37 (5.47%) Greenfield Project
3 34 (5.03%) Computer Science
4 22 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (3.25%) Fintech
5 18 (2.66%) Algorithms
5 18 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (2.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 16 (2.37%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.07%) NHS
8 13 (1.92%) Bitcoin
8 13 (1.92%) iPad
9 12 (1.78%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.33%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.18%) Blog
12 7 (1.04%) Credit Risk
12 7 (1.04%) Online Games
13 4 (0.59%) W3C
14 3 (0.44%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.30%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 216 (31.95%) Linux
2 67 (9.91%) Unix
3 48 (7.10%) Windows
4 26 (3.85%) Android
4 26 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.30%) CentOS
6 2 (0.30%) Solaris
6 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.15%) Debian
7 1 (0.15%) VMS
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (63.91%) Agile Software Development
2 293 (43.34%) TDD
3 243 (35.95%) Scrum
4 238 (35.21%) MVC
5 194 (28.70%) Continuous Integration
6 173 (25.59%) BDD
7 138 (20.41%) OO
8 128 (18.93%) Software Engineering
9 109 (16.12%) Microservices
10 106 (15.68%) SOA
11 101 (14.94%) Kanban
12 94 (13.91%) Integration Testing
13 88 (13.02%) Business Intelligence
13 88 (13.02%) Digital Marketing
14 84 (12.43%) Open Source
15 83 (12.28%) SDLC
15 83 (12.28%) Unit Testing
16 81 (11.98%) Programme Management
17 71 (10.50%) Web Development
18 70 (10.36%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 675 (99.85%) Java
2 258 (38.17%) JavaScript
3 235 (34.76%) SQL
4 61 (9.02%) PHP
5 56 (8.28%) PL/SQL
6 37 (5.47%) Groovy
7 34 (5.03%) Python
7 34 (5.03%) Ruby
7 34 (5.03%) Shell Script
8 28 (4.14%) C#
9 27 (3.99%) C++
10 23 (3.40%) Scala
11 20 (2.96%) Bash Shell
12 18 (2.66%) C
13 13 (1.92%) Perl
14 10 (1.48%) XPath
15 9 (1.33%) Go
16 7 (1.04%) PowerShell
17 6 (0.89%) ES6
17 6 (0.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 46 (6.80%) Degree
2 18 (2.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.18%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.18%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.89%) HND
5 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (7.10%) QA
2 6 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (5.03%) Docker
2 5 (0.74%) HDFS
3 3 (0.44%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.15%) LXC
Systems Management
1 16 (2.37%) Ansible
2 7 (1.04%) Nagios
3 5 (0.74%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 5 (0.74%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.74%) MOM
4 4 (0.59%) Graylog
5 2 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.15%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.15%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.15%) Control-M
6 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.15%) Kibana
6 1 (0.15%) logstash
6 1 (0.15%) Opsview
6 1 (0.15%) Packer
6 1 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 200 (29.59%) Oracle
2 101 (14.94%) SAP
3 55 (8.14%) Apple
4 37 (5.47%) IBM
5 24 (3.55%) hybris
5 24 (3.55%) Red Hat
5 24 (3.55%) Splunk
6 20 (2.96%) Altova
6 20 (2.96%) ILOG
7 14 (2.07%) Alterian
7 14 (2.07%) Google
7 14 (2.07%) Pega
8 13 (1.92%) Atlassian
9 12 (1.78%) Fiorano
9 12 (1.78%) Informatica
9 12 (1.78%) Talend
9 12 (1.78%) WSO2
10 11 (1.63%) Sybase
11 10 (1.48%) TIBCO
12 8 (1.18%) Perforce
London
Pearson Frank
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Pension + Flex working
Posted: Yesterday
Sale, Cheshire
Spier Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum, Benefits 15% Flex and Company pension
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k Contributory Pension, Laptop, Life Insurance, 25 days Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-45k Contributory pension Life Insurance and 25 Days Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Innodigital
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum Several Salary Bandings
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Tower Hamlets, London
Recruitment Genius
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
keytree
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + £8500 car allowance, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
flatraterecruiting
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + £8500 car allowance, benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + DoE
Posted: 24 days ago