The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for JTA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JTA over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Transaction API (JTA)
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 867 923 957
Rank change year-on-year +56 +34  
Permanent jobs citing JTA 5 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.001% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.014% 0.003% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 9
Median salary £80,000 £85,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +54.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £85,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £85,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary - - £45,000

JTA 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 36096 37770 42141
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.98% 38.91% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30323 32819 36049
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -  
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% -  

JTA
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing JTA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for JTA in the UK

JTA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for JTA in the UK

JTA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JTA over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for JTA in the UK

JTA
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JTA within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +56 5 £80,000 -5.88%
London +28 5 £80,000 -5.88%

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing JTA 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 JTA.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) JMS
2 14 (93.33%) TDD
2 14 (93.33%) BDD
2 14 (93.33%) Relational Database
3 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (86.67%) JUnit
4 12 (80.00%) Front Office
4 12 (80.00%) Hibernate
5 11 (73.33%) Java EE
6 9 (60.00%) jMock
6 9 (60.00%) Banking
6 9 (60.00%) Investment Banking
6 9 (60.00%) Unix
6 9 (60.00%) Linux
6 9 (60.00%) JBoss
6 9 (60.00%) JTS
7 8 (53.33%) UML
7 8 (53.33%) OO
7 8 (53.33%) Web Services
7 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
7 8 (53.33%) Sybase
7 8 (53.33%) Spring
7 8 (53.33%) Maven
7 8 (53.33%) Subversion
7 8 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (46.67%) Middleware
8 7 (46.67%) Vaadin
9 6 (40.00%) Apache Camel
9 6 (40.00%) REST

JTA
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 9 (60.00%) JBoss
2 6 (40.00%) Confluence
2 6 (40.00%) Mule
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Solr
3 2 (13.33%) Mule ESB
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) AMQP
2 1 (6.67%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) Relational Database
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (40.00%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) JUnit
2 9 (60.00%) jMock
3 8 (53.33%) Maven
3 8 (53.33%) Subversion
4 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 6 (40.00%) FishEye
4 6 (40.00%) JIRA
5 5 (33.33%) IntelliJ
6 3 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (20.00%) Hudson
7 2 (13.33%) FitNesse
8 1 (6.67%) JBehave
8 1 (6.67%) Mockito
General
1 12 (80.00%) Front Office
2 9 (60.00%) Banking
2 9 (60.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (86.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Java Swing Developer
5 4 (26.67%) Java Middleware Developer
5 4 (26.67%) Middleware Developer
6 3 (20.00%) Integration Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Java Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) JMS
2 12 (80.00%) Hibernate
3 11 (73.33%) Java EE
4 9 (60.00%) JTS
5 8 (53.33%) Spring
5 8 (53.33%) Web Services
6 7 (46.67%) Middleware
6 7 (46.67%) Vaadin
7 6 (40.00%) Apache Camel
7 6 (40.00%) JPA
7 6 (40.00%) REST
8 5 (33.33%) EJB
8 5 (33.33%) GWT
8 5 (33.33%) JavaFX
8 5 (33.33%) JAX-RS
8 5 (33.33%) Swing
9 4 (26.67%) J2EE
10 3 (20.00%) MSMQ
10 3 (20.00%) XML
10 3 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 3 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (13.33%) Reference Data
3 2 (13.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
1 9 (60.00%) Unix
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) BDD
1 14 (93.33%) TDD
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) OO
3 8 (53.33%) UML
3 8 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Web Development
7 1 (6.67%) AOP
7 1 (6.67%) BPEL
7 1 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Process Management
7 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Sybase
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) Murex
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) Bloomberg
4 2 (13.33%) GoldenSource
5 1 (6.67%) Atlassian