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

Java Persistence API (JPA)
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 91 102
Rank change year-on-year +8 +11  
Permanent jobs citing JPA 9 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.91% 0.61% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.45% 1.84% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 3
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14%  
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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 367 434 449
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 36.96% 33.05% 32.09%
Number of salaries quoted 340 392 363
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,408
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

JPA
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for JPA in Wales

JPA
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
South Wales +14 7 £45,000 +20.00%
West Wales - 2 £40,000 -
JPA
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for JPA.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Spring
2 11 (91.67%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 8 (66.67%) Web Services
5 6 (50.00%) HND
5 6 (50.00%) SOAP
5 6 (50.00%) Java EE
5 6 (50.00%) Degree
5 6 (50.00%) REST
5 6 (50.00%) Apache Camel
5 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (41.67%) Maven
6 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 5 (41.67%) Advertising
7 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 4 (33.33%) Web Development
7 4 (33.33%) HTML
8 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (25.00%) JSF
8 3 (25.00%) MVC
8 3 (25.00%) Android Development
8 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
8 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (25.00%) IaaS
8 3 (25.00%) Spring MVC
8 3 (25.00%) Android
8 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
8 3 (25.00%) Git (software)

JPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) IaaS
1 3 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Broadband
1 1 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (16.67%) Neo4j
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Maven
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (41.67%) Advertising
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
1 10 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Spring
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 6 (50.00%) Apache Camel
3 6 (50.00%) Java EE
3 6 (50.00%) REST
3 6 (50.00%) SOAP
4 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) jQuery
5 3 (25.00%) JSF
5 3 (25.00%) Spring MVC
6 2 (16.67%) Dropwizard
6 2 (16.67%) JMX
6 2 (16.67%) RESTful
6 2 (16.67%) Spring Boot
7 1 (8.33%) EJB
7 1 (8.33%) JNI
7 1 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
1 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 3 (25.00%) Android Development
5 3 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
6 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
6 2 (16.67%) Release Management
7 1 (8.33%) BDD
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) OOP
7 1 (8.33%) TDD
7 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
1 6 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (8.33%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Perforce
1 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian