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

Java Persistence API (JPA)
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 541 564 677
Rank change year-on-year +23 +113  
Permanent jobs citing JPA 327 419 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.40% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 1.05% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 234 341 213
Median salary £53,750 £50,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.43% +12.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +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 34386 40026 40349
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.26% 38.34% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29348 34495 34277
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 29 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 29 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 -7 298 £52,500 +0.96% 36
London +54 129 £64,000 +16.36% 10
South West +14 55 £52,500 -4.54% 10
East of England +45 48 £50,000 -5.66% 3
Gloucestershire +18 35 £55,000 -8.33% 9
Scotland +47 26 £55,000 - 1
City of London +58 25 £75,000 +39.53% 2
South East +23 24 £47,500 - 4
East Midlands +20 24 £42,500 -2.85% 4
Edinburgh +25 23 £55,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +39 18 £65,000 - 2
Luton +20 18 £65,000 - 1
Essex +31 17 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Northampton - 15 £40,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 15 £40,000 - 1
Cheltenham +18 11 £60,000 - 4
Exeter - 9 £33,838 -
Devon - 9 £33,838 -
Hampshire +15 8 £47,500 -2.06% 1
West Midlands -26 8 £52,500 -8.69%
Buckinghamshire +18 7 £52,500 -8.69%
Milton Keynes +16 7 £52,500 -12.50%
Nottinghamshire +8 7 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Hertfordshire +7 7 £60,000 -
East Sussex +1 7 £28,000 -13.17%
Brighton 0 7 £28,000 -13.17%
Cambridgeshire +15 6 £45,000 -15.09%
Wiltshire -6 6 £35,000 -36.36% 1
North West -20 6 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Peterborough - 6 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 658 (99.70%) Java
2 520 (78.79%) Spring
3 504 (76.36%) Hibernate
4 399 (60.45%) Agile Software Development
5 296 (44.85%) SQL
6 271 (41.06%) TDD
7 260 (39.39%) Web Services
8 242 (36.67%) REST
9 241 (36.52%) Finance
10 237 (35.91%) JavaScript
11 236 (35.76%) J2EE
12 230 (34.85%) SOAP
13 221 (33.48%) Oracle
14 218 (33.03%) MVC
15 206 (31.21%) Linux
16 200 (30.30%) JUnit
17 196 (29.70%) XML
17 196 (29.70%) Maven
18 193 (29.24%) Scrum
19 181 (27.42%) Tomcat
19 181 (27.42%) JMS
20 169 (25.61%) OO
21 166 (25.15%) Git (software)
22 165 (25.00%) Java EE
22 165 (25.00%) JBoss
22 165 (25.00%) HTML
23 164 (24.85%) Jenkins
24 163 (24.70%) Spring MVC
25 147 (22.27%) NoSQL
26 143 (21.67%) AngularJS

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
1 181 (27.42%) Tomcat
2 165 (25.00%) JBoss
3 89 (13.48%) Jetty
4 70 (10.61%) WebSphere
5 61 (9.24%) Mule
5 61 (9.24%) Mule ESB
6 58 (8.79%) Apache
7 55 (8.33%) WebLogic
8 53 (8.03%) Elasticsearch
9 50 (7.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 35 (5.30%) nginx
11 24 (3.64%) GlassFish
12 20 (3.03%) Confluence
13 14 (2.12%) Apache Spark
13 14 (2.12%) Oracle Workflow
14 12 (1.82%) CMS
14 12 (1.82%) WildFly
15 10 (1.52%) Apache Geronimo
16 9 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
17 7 (1.06%) Alfresco
Applications
1 8 (1.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.61%) Weka
3 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 56 (8.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 22 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (1.67%) SAP Hybris
4 10 (1.52%) Unica
5 2 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 81 (12.27%) SaaS
2 68 (10.30%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (7.27%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (3.03%) GitHub
5 10 (1.52%) Silverpop
6 5 (0.76%) 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 (2.73%) HTTP
1 18 (2.73%) TCP/IP
2 16 (2.42%) SSL
3 15 (2.27%) HTTPS
4 13 (1.97%) SNMP
5 7 (1.06%) Internet
6 4 (0.61%) DNS
7 3 (0.45%) SMTP
8 1 (0.15%) DVB
8 1 (0.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (22.27%) NoSQL
2 137 (20.76%) Relational Database
3 108 (16.36%) MongoDB
4 107 (16.21%) MySQL
5 91 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
6 81 (12.27%) SQL Server
7 74 (11.21%) Oracle Database
8 54 (8.18%) Oracle Database 11g
9 47 (7.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 41 (6.21%) RDBMS
11 32 (4.85%) InterSystems Cache
12 29 (4.39%) Apache Cassandra
13 27 (4.09%) DB2
14 16 (2.42%) Hadoop
15 15 (2.27%) Big Data
15 15 (2.27%) Hazelcast
16 14 (2.12%) Blockchain
17 8 (1.21%) Neo4j
18 7 (1.06%) MS Access
18 7 (1.06%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 200 (30.30%) JUnit
2 196 (29.70%) Maven
3 166 (25.15%) Git (software)
4 164 (24.85%) Jenkins
5 117 (17.73%) Subversion
6 93 (14.09%) Eclipse
7 75 (11.36%) IntelliJ
7 75 (11.36%) JIRA
8 59 (8.94%) Ant
9 41 (6.21%) Gradle
10 36 (5.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 35 (5.30%) Hudson
12 34 (5.15%) Mockito
13 33 (5.00%) Selenium
14 31 (4.70%) Sonatype Nexus
15 27 (4.09%) Cucumber
16 20 (3.03%) NetBeans
17 15 (2.27%) TestNG
18 14 (2.12%) Talend Open Studio
19 13 (1.97%) CppUnit
General
1 241 (36.52%) Finance
2 79 (11.97%) Banking
3 78 (11.82%) Marketing
4 76 (11.52%) Telecoms
5 75 (11.36%) Retail
6 57 (8.64%) Electronics
6 57 (8.64%) Manufacturing
7 21 (3.18%) Back Office
8 19 (2.88%) Advertising
9 12 (1.82%) Games
10 10 (1.52%) Automotive
10 10 (1.52%) Front Office
11 9 (1.36%) Publishing
12 5 (0.76%) Billing
12 5 (0.76%) Music Industry
13 4 (0.61%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.45%) Legal
14 3 (0.45%) Local Government
15 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 501 (75.91%) Developer
2 461 (69.85%) Java Developer
3 175 (26.52%) Senior Developer
4 171 (25.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 63 (9.55%) Java Engineer
6 61 (9.24%) Software Engineer
7 57 (8.64%) Architect
8 51 (7.73%) Junior
9 50 (7.58%) Java Software Engineer
9 50 (7.58%) Junior Developer
10 48 (7.27%) Junior Java Developer
11 43 (6.52%) Core Java Developer
12 32 (4.85%) Software Developer
13 31 (4.70%) Solutions Architect
14 30 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
14 30 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 29 (4.39%) Senior Java Engineer
16 27 (4.09%) Senior Software Engineer
17 23 (3.48%) Java Software Developer
18 20 (3.03%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 520 (78.79%) Spring
2 504 (76.36%) Hibernate
3 260 (39.39%) Web Services
4 242 (36.67%) REST
5 236 (35.76%) J2EE
6 230 (34.85%) SOAP
7 196 (29.70%) XML
8 181 (27.42%) JMS
9 165 (25.00%) HTML
9 165 (25.00%) Java EE
10 163 (24.70%) Spring MVC
11 143 (21.67%) AngularJS
12 123 (18.64%) Apache Camel
13 122 (18.48%) CSS
13 122 (18.48%) JSON
14 112 (16.97%) RESTful
15 109 (16.52%) JSP
16 99 (15.00%) JSF
17 79 (11.97%) Spring Boot
18 77 (11.67%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 53 (8.03%) Computer Science
2 45 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (4.09%) User Experience
5 15 (2.27%) Algorithms
5 15 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 13 (1.97%) Fintech
7 11 (1.67%) Client/Server
7 11 (1.67%) iPad
8 9 (1.36%) Bitcoin
9 8 (1.21%) Blog
9 8 (1.21%) NHS
10 7 (1.06%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.76%) 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 TV
Operating Systems
1 206 (31.21%) Linux
2 48 (7.27%) Unix
3 45 (6.82%) Windows
4 24 (3.64%) Android
4 24 (3.64%) 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
1 399 (60.45%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (41.06%) TDD
3 218 (33.03%) MVC
4 193 (29.24%) Scrum
5 169 (25.61%) OO
6 139 (21.06%) Continuous Integration
7 132 (20.00%) BDD
8 122 (18.48%) Software Engineering
9 95 (14.39%) E-Commerce
10 91 (13.79%) Kanban
11 85 (12.88%) SOA
12 84 (12.73%) Web Development
13 83 (12.58%) Microservices
14 79 (11.97%) Unit Testing
15 77 (11.67%) UML
16 73 (11.06%) Mentoring
17 69 (10.45%) Integration Testing
18 64 (9.70%) Digital Marketing
19 60 (9.09%) Programme Management
20 59 (8.94%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 658 (99.70%) Java
2 296 (44.85%) SQL
3 237 (35.91%) JavaScript
4 49 (7.42%) Python
4 49 (7.42%) Shell Script
5 46 (6.97%) PHP
6 42 (6.36%) PL/SQL
7 38 (5.76%) Groovy
7 38 (5.76%) Ruby
7 38 (5.76%) Scala
8 33 (5.00%) C#
9 32 (4.85%) C++
10 27 (4.09%) Go
11 24 (3.64%) C
12 18 (2.73%) Haskell
13 13 (1.97%) Perl
14 12 (1.82%) Bash Shell
14 12 (1.82%) T-SQL
15 8 (1.21%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 77 (11.67%) Degree
2 12 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.52%) HND
4 9 (1.36%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.61%) AWS Certification
5 4 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.15%) PhD
6 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.30%) QA
2 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (4.55%) Docker
2 19 (2.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 16 (2.42%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.76%) HDFS
5 1 (0.15%) LXC
Systems Management
1 8 (1.21%) Nagios
2 4 (0.61%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.30%) Ansible
3 2 (0.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.30%) MOM
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
1 221 (33.48%) Oracle
2 68 (10.30%) SAP
3 57 (8.64%) Apple
4 33 (5.00%) hybris
5 28 (4.24%) Altova
5 28 (4.24%) Red Hat
6 27 (4.09%) ILOG
6 27 (4.09%) Splunk
7 26 (3.94%) IBM
8 19 (2.88%) Google
9 18 (2.73%) Atlassian
10 14 (2.12%) Fiorano
10 14 (2.12%) Pega
10 14 (2.12%) Talend
10 14 (2.12%) WSO2
11 13 (1.97%) Sybase
12 12 (1.82%) Alterian
13 10 (1.52%) Twitter
14 9 (1.36%) Informatica
15 5 (0.76%) Perforce
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits and incentives
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stott & May
Posted: Yesterday
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Rullion
Posted: Yesterday
Prescot, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: Competitive with Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Stott and May
Salary: DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Sussex
American Express
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Brilliant Benefit Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
North London
aap3
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago