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 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 540 582 668
Rank change year-on-year +42 +86  
Permanent jobs citing JPA 336 348 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.35% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 0.90% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 244 286 240
Median salary £52,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.45% +29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.52% +17.05%  

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 35119 38594 41146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.32% 38.71% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29644 33437 35123
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.52% +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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +52 322 £52,000 -5.45% 37
London +42 116 £62,500 +4.16% 16
South West +13 74 £45,000 -12.19% 5
East of England +28 41 £50,000 -16.66% 5
South East +46 33 £47,500 - 4
Gloucestershire +19 32 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Yorkshire +31 21 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Cheltenham +25 20 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Wiltshire -3 19 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Bedfordshire +38 18 £50,000 -
Luton +29 16 £65,000 -
East Midlands - 16 £50,000 - 2
Swindon +15 14 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Northampton - 14 £50,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 14 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire +9 13 £47,500 -5.00% 1
City of London +34 12 £85,000 +36.00% 3
South Yorkshire - 11 £37,500 - 1
Essex - 11 £45,000 - 4
Scotland +21 10 £60,000 +42.85% 1
West Sussex +21 10 £60,000 +44.57% 2
Edinburgh +9 10 £60,000 +42.85% 1
Worthing - 10 £60,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +4 9 £80,000 +33.33%
West Midlands -15 9 £53,750 -8.51% 1
North West -48 9 £51,250 +13.88% 1
Devon - 9 £33,838 - 1
Somerset - 9 £35,000 - 1
Bath - 9 £35,000 - 1
Exeter - 9 £33,838 - 1

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 626 (99.84%) Java
2 518 (82.62%) Spring
3 486 (77.51%) Hibernate
4 398 (63.48%) Agile Software Development
5 288 (45.93%) Web Services
6 284 (45.30%) TDD
7 266 (42.42%) REST
8 260 (41.47%) Finance
9 231 (36.84%) MVC
10 227 (36.20%) SQL
11 224 (35.73%) Scrum
12 223 (35.57%) SOAP
13 220 (35.09%) Linux
14 218 (34.77%) JavaScript
15 217 (34.61%) JUnit
16 212 (33.81%) J2EE
17 211 (33.65%) XML
18 187 (29.82%) Spring MVC
19 185 (29.51%) Oracle
19 185 (29.51%) Maven
20 177 (28.23%) Git (software)
21 174 (27.75%) JMS
22 170 (27.11%) HTML
22 170 (27.11%) BDD
23 162 (25.84%) Java EE
24 160 (25.52%) Continuous Integration
25 155 (24.72%) NoSQL
26 150 (23.92%) Tomcat
27 148 (23.60%) Jenkins
28 143 (22.81%) JBoss

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
1 150 (23.92%) Tomcat
2 143 (22.81%) JBoss
3 74 (11.80%) Mule
4 68 (10.85%) Mule ESB
5 59 (9.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 56 (8.93%) WebLogic
7 50 (7.97%) Apache
8 47 (7.50%) Jetty
9 45 (7.18%) WebSphere
10 33 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
10 33 (5.26%) nginx
11 31 (4.94%) Confluence
12 19 (3.03%) CMS
13 18 (2.87%) Oracle Workflow
14 12 (1.91%) Apache Spark
15 11 (1.75%) GlassFish
16 8 (1.28%) Alfresco
16 8 (1.28%) Joomla!
17 7 (1.12%) WildFly
18 5 (0.80%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (0.64%) Weka
Business Applications
1 83 (13.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (2.87%) Oracle BPM
3 16 (2.55%) SAP Hybris
4 15 (2.39%) Unica
5 2 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 111 (17.70%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (11.16%) Amazon EC2
3 67 (10.69%) SaaS
4 18 (2.87%) GitHub
5 15 (2.39%) Silverpop
6 8 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.16%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.16%) IaaS
9 1 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.16%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.16%) PaaS
9 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.71%) HTTP
2 11 (1.75%) Internet
3 9 (1.44%) HTTPS
3 9 (1.44%) SNMP
3 9 (1.44%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.80%) SSL
5 3 (0.48%) AMQP
5 3 (0.48%) LDAP
5 3 (0.48%) VoIP
6 1 (0.16%) DNS
6 1 (0.16%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (24.72%) NoSQL
2 142 (22.65%) Relational Database
3 141 (22.49%) MongoDB
4 97 (15.47%) MySQL
5 85 (13.56%) PostgreSQL
6 83 (13.24%) SQL Server
7 69 (11.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 65 (10.37%) Oracle Database
9 58 (9.25%) RDBMS
10 47 (7.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 42 (6.70%) Apache Cassandra
12 26 (4.15%) InterSystems Cache
13 20 (3.19%) Hazelcast
14 17 (2.71%) Blockchain
14 17 (2.71%) Oracle Database 10g
15 15 (2.39%) Hadoop
16 11 (1.75%) Redis
17 10 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
18 8 (1.28%) Big Data
18 8 (1.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 217 (34.61%) JUnit
2 185 (29.51%) Maven
3 177 (28.23%) Git (software)
4 148 (23.60%) Jenkins
5 124 (19.78%) JIRA
6 123 (19.62%) Subversion
7 97 (15.47%) IntelliJ
8 56 (8.93%) Eclipse
9 48 (7.66%) Selenium
10 46 (7.34%) Ant
11 41 (6.54%) Gradle
12 36 (5.74%) Mockito
13 32 (5.10%) Sonatype Nexus
14 30 (4.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 30 (4.78%) Hudson
15 26 (4.15%) Cucumber
16 15 (2.39%) Arquillian
17 12 (1.91%) Protractor
17 12 (1.91%) SoapUI
17 12 (1.91%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 260 (41.47%) Finance
2 114 (18.18%) Marketing
3 87 (13.88%) Electronics
3 87 (13.88%) Telecoms
4 84 (13.40%) Manufacturing
5 67 (10.69%) Retail
6 63 (10.05%) Banking
7 23 (3.67%) Back Office
8 17 (2.71%) Advertising
9 15 (2.39%) Front Office
10 14 (2.23%) Publishing
11 10 (1.59%) Games
12 9 (1.44%) Billing
13 6 (0.96%) Automotive
13 6 (0.96%) Legal
14 5 (0.80%) Music Industry
15 3 (0.48%) Law
16 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
17 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 480 (76.56%) Developer
2 449 (71.61%) Java Developer
3 153 (24.40%) Senior Developer
4 148 (23.60%) Senior Java Developer
5 58 (9.25%) Java Engineer
6 54 (8.61%) Software Engineer
7 53 (8.45%) Architect
8 47 (7.50%) Java Software Engineer
9 36 (5.74%) J2EE Developer
9 36 (5.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 36 (5.74%) Solutions Architect
10 35 (5.58%) Software Developer
11 30 (4.78%) Java Software Developer
12 28 (4.47%) Junior
13 27 (4.31%) Core Java Developer
13 27 (4.31%) Senior Java Engineer
14 26 (4.15%) Junior Developer
15 24 (3.83%) Agile Developer
15 24 (3.83%) Senior Software Engineer
16 23 (3.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 518 (82.62%) Spring
2 486 (77.51%) Hibernate
3 288 (45.93%) Web Services
4 266 (42.42%) REST
5 223 (35.57%) SOAP
6 212 (33.81%) J2EE
7 211 (33.65%) XML
8 187 (29.82%) Spring MVC
9 174 (27.75%) JMS
10 170 (27.11%) HTML
11 162 (25.84%) Java EE
12 141 (22.49%) JSON
13 124 (19.78%) AngularJS
14 119 (18.98%) CSS
15 101 (16.11%) RESTful
16 98 (15.63%) Spring Integration
17 97 (15.47%) Apache Camel
18 96 (15.31%) Spring Boot
19 74 (11.80%) JSP
20 72 (11.48%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.50%) Greenfield Project
2 36 (5.74%) Computer Science
3 32 (5.10%) User Experience
4 28 (4.47%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (3.35%) Fintech
6 18 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (2.55%) Algorithms
8 15 (2.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (2.39%) Mobile App
9 14 (2.23%) iPad
10 12 (1.91%) Bitcoin
11 11 (1.75%) NHS
12 9 (1.44%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.28%) Blog
13 8 (1.28%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.64%) W3C
15 3 (0.48%) Credit Risk
16 2 (0.32%) Equities
16 2 (0.32%) Online Games
17 1 (0.16%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 220 (35.09%) Linux
2 52 (8.29%) Unix
3 48 (7.66%) Windows
4 28 (4.47%) Android
4 28 (4.47%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.32%) CentOS
6 2 (0.32%) Debian
6 2 (0.32%) Solaris
6 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.32%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 398 (63.48%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (45.30%) TDD
3 231 (36.84%) MVC
4 224 (35.73%) Scrum
5 170 (27.11%) BDD
6 160 (25.52%) Continuous Integration
7 135 (21.53%) OO
8 119 (18.98%) Software Engineering
9 104 (16.59%) Kanban
10 102 (16.27%) Microservices
11 94 (14.99%) SOA
12 93 (14.83%) Integration Testing
13 91 (14.51%) Digital Marketing
14 88 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
15 84 (13.40%) Programme Management
16 82 (13.08%) E-Commerce
17 78 (12.44%) Unit Testing
18 71 (11.32%) Open Source
19 67 (10.69%) Web Development
20 61 (9.73%) UML
Programming Languages
1 626 (99.84%) Java
2 227 (36.20%) SQL
3 218 (34.77%) JavaScript
4 54 (8.61%) PHP
5 46 (7.34%) PL/SQL
6 36 (5.74%) Groovy
6 36 (5.74%) Ruby
7 35 (5.58%) Python
8 31 (4.94%) Shell Script
9 28 (4.47%) C#
10 25 (3.99%) C++
11 21 (3.35%) Scala
12 20 (3.19%) C
13 14 (2.23%) Bash Shell
13 14 (2.23%) Go
14 13 (2.07%) Perl
15 10 (1.59%) PowerShell
16 8 (1.28%) Delphi
16 8 (1.28%) Pascal
16 8 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 47 (7.50%) Degree
2 19 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (1.91%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.64%) HND
6 1 (0.16%) PhD
6 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.90%) QA
System Software
1 32 (5.10%) Docker
2 5 (0.80%) HDFS
2 5 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.16%) LXC
Systems Management
1 11 (1.75%) Ansible
2 9 (1.44%) Nagios
3 5 (0.80%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 5 (0.80%) MOM
4 4 (0.64%) Graylog
4 4 (0.64%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.32%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.16%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.16%) Control-M
6 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.16%) Kibana
6 1 (0.16%) logstash
6 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.16%) Opsview
6 1 (0.16%) Packer
Vendors
1 185 (29.51%) Oracle
2 105 (16.75%) SAP
3 66 (10.53%) Apple
4 32 (5.10%) IBM
5 25 (3.99%) hybris
6 24 (3.83%) Red Hat
6 24 (3.83%) Splunk
7 22 (3.51%) Altova
8 21 (3.35%) ILOG
9 17 (2.71%) Atlassian
10 15 (2.39%) Pega
11 14 (2.23%) Alterian
11 14 (2.23%) Google
12 12 (1.91%) Fiorano
12 12 (1.91%) Talend
12 12 (1.91%) WSO2
13 11 (1.75%) Sybase
14 10 (1.59%) Informatica
15 8 (1.28%) TIBCO
16 6 (0.96%) Twitter
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
flatraterecruiting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £140000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: Competitive with Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pearson Frank
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
flatraterecruiting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Volt
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £50 - £75 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + Excellent Bens inc. Pension, Laptop, Life Assurance + more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £85000 per annum + £8500 car allowance, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Amazing Benefits (inc Healthcare,
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
NHS Digital
Salary: £31,696 - £41,787 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Worthing
RCDTS
Salary: £57, 000 - £63, 000
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago