The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 124 90 101
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +11
Permanent jobs citing JMS 18 34 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.80% 1.67% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.97% 5.34% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 14
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
JMS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
606 637 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.02% 31.21% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 567 578 466
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JMS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JMS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

JMS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JMS across the Birmingham region.

JMS Salary Trend in Birmingham

JMS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JMS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

JMS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing JMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JMS.

1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) Java
2 14 (60.87%) Oracle
3 13 (56.52%) Spring
4 10 (43.48%) UNIX
4 10 (43.48%) MVC
5 9 (39.13%) OO
5 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
5 9 (39.13%) ITIL
5 9 (39.13%) Degree
6 8 (34.78%) JBoss
6 8 (34.78%) Tomcat
6 8 (34.78%) Finance
7 7 (30.43%) Web Services
7 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
7 7 (30.43%) Multithreading
8 6 (26.09%) Spring MVC
8 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
8 6 (26.09%) J2EE
9 5 (21.74%) DB2
9 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
9 5 (21.74%) Struts
9 5 (21.74%) XML
9 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (21.74%) Pega
9 5 (21.74%) Banking
9 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (17.39%) Maven
10 4 (17.39%) JasperReports
10 4 (17.39%) Ajax

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing JMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (34.78%) JBoss
1 8 (34.78%) Tomcat
2 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.35%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.35%) PegaRULES
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
3 5 (21.74%) DB2
4 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
4 4 (17.39%) JasperReports
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (17.39%) KDB
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (17.39%) MarkLogic
5 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
1 4 (17.39%) Subversion
1 4 (17.39%) Maven
1 4 (17.39%) Selenium
1 4 (17.39%) FitNesse
1 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) JUnit
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Games
3 2 (8.70%) Front Office
4 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
1 7 (30.43%) Java Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Applications Support
3 4 (17.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Java Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) J2EE Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) Spring
2 7 (30.43%) Web Services
3 6 (26.09%) J2EE
3 6 (26.09%) Spring MVC
4 5 (21.74%) Struts
4 5 (21.74%) XML
5 4 (17.39%) Middleware
5 4 (17.39%) JMX
5 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
5 4 (17.39%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (17.39%) Ajax
5 4 (17.39%) HTML
5 4 (17.39%) CSS
5 4 (17.39%) JSP
5 4 (17.39%) Servlets
5 4 (17.39%) SOAP
5 4 (17.39%) D-Bus
6 3 (13.04%) REST
7 2 (8.70%) JPA
7 2 (8.70%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
1 4 (17.39%) N-Tier
2 2 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (8.70%) Fixed Income
2 2 (8.70%) Equities
2 2 (8.70%) Derivative
2 2 (8.70%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) UNIX
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) MVC
2 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) OO
3 7 (30.43%) Multithreading
4 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
5 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
5 4 (17.39%) Service Management
5 4 (17.39%) Workflow
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
6 3 (13.04%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.70%) Web Development
7 2 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Netcool
1 4 (17.39%) Nagios
1 4 (17.39%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Pega
3 4 (17.39%) BEA
3 4 (17.39%) Vitria
3 4 (17.39%) Sybase
3 4 (17.39%) IBM
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft