Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 119 115
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4 +13
Permanent jobs citing JPA 11 36 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.53% 1.36% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.51% 3.58% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 31 32
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -0.66% -1.95%
10th Percentile £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £47,000 £52,500 £46,925
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%

JPA is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 730 1005 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 35.08% 38.01% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 665 910 894
Wales median annual salary £39,351 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £47,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing JPA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JPA in Wales over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +5 10 £40,000 +6.67%
West Wales -12 1 - -
JPA
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (63.64%) Hibernate
5 6 (54.55%) Java EE
6 5 (45.45%) Web Development
6 5 (45.45%) Maven
6 5 (45.45%) PaaS
6 5 (45.45%) HTML
6 5 (45.45%) REST
6 5 (45.45%) Apache Camel
7 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
7 4 (36.36%) IaaS
7 4 (36.36%) Android Development
7 4 (36.36%) iOS Development
7 4 (36.36%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
7 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 4 (36.36%) MVC
7 4 (36.36%) Web Services
7 4 (36.36%) HTML5
7 4 (36.36%) Android
7 4 (36.36%) jQuery
7 4 (36.36%) TeamCity
7 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 4 (36.36%) TDD
7 4 (36.36%) Spring MVC
8 3 (27.27%) Degree
8 3 (27.27%) SOAP

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Liferay
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) PaaS
2 4 (36.36%) IaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Broadband
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Neo4j
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Maven
2 4 (36.36%) TeamCity
3 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
4 2 (18.18%) JUnit
5 1 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Advertising
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (63.64%) Hibernate
3 6 (54.55%) Java EE
4 5 (45.45%) Apache Camel
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) REST
5 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
5 4 (36.36%) HTML5
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) Spring MVC
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) RESTful
6 3 (27.27%) SOAP
7 2 (18.18%) CSS
7 2 (18.18%) JSF
7 2 (18.18%) OSGi
8 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (9.09%) EJB
8 1 (9.09%) JMX
8 1 (9.09%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Android
1 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) Web Development
4 4 (36.36%) Android Development
4 4 (36.36%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (36.36%) iOS Development
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Microservices
6 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
6 2 (18.18%) Release Management
6 2 (18.18%) SOA
7 1 (9.09%) CQRS
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
7 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Perforce