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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 117 105 95
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Permanent jobs citing JMS 20 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.86% 1.22% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.09% 3.98% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 14
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
647 653 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.72% 30.73% 28.60%
Number of salaries quoted 577 608 409
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,800 £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 31 October 2014.

JMS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 19 (67.86%) Java
2 17 (60.71%) Oracle
3 16 (57.14%) Spring
4 14 (50.00%) SQL
5 12 (42.86%) MVC
6 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (39.29%) Multithreading
6 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
6 11 (39.29%) OO
6 11 (39.29%) JBoss
6 11 (39.29%) Tomcat
7 10 (35.71%) SOAP
7 10 (35.71%) UNIX
7 10 (35.71%) J2EE
7 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 10 (35.71%) Degree
8 9 (32.14%) Spring MVC
8 9 (32.14%) Selenium
8 9 (32.14%) ITIL
9 8 (28.57%) JMX
9 8 (28.57%) Eclipse
9 8 (28.57%) Finance
9 8 (28.57%) TDD
9 8 (28.57%) Maven
9 8 (28.57%) Subversion
10 7 (25.00%) JasperReports
10 7 (25.00%) Ajax
10 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (25.00%) Hibernate
10 7 (25.00%) FitNesse

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 11 (39.29%) JBoss
1 11 (39.29%) Tomcat
2 5 (17.86%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.57%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.57%) PegaRULES
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) JasperReports
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 4 (14.29%) DB2
4 4 (14.29%) MarkLogic
4 4 (14.29%) KDB
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Selenium
2 8 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 8 (28.57%) Subversion
2 8 (28.57%) Maven
3 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (25.00%) FitNesse
4 3 (10.71%) JUnit
5 2 (7.14%) JMeter
5 2 (7.14%) jMock
5 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
5 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
5 2 (7.14%) LoadUI
5 2 (7.14%) Spock
5 2 (7.14%) JIRA
6 1 (3.57%) Ant
6 1 (3.57%) NetBeans
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Games
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
4 2 (7.14%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Front Office
5 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
1 9 (32.14%) Java Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Applications Support
3 5 (17.86%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (7.14%) QA Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) QA Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) J2EE Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Java Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) Spring
2 10 (35.71%) J2EE
2 10 (35.71%) SOAP
3 9 (32.14%) Spring MVC
4 8 (28.57%) JMX
5 7 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 7 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
5 7 (25.00%) Ajax
5 7 (25.00%) Web Services
6 5 (17.86%) XML
6 5 (17.86%) Struts
6 5 (17.86%) REST
6 5 (17.86%) Middleware
7 4 (14.29%) D-Bus
7 4 (14.29%) JSP
8 3 (10.71%) Servlets
8 3 (10.71%) HTML
8 3 (10.71%) CSS
9 2 (7.14%) EJB
9 2 (7.14%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.71%) N-Tier
3 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (7.14%) Fixed Income
3 2 (7.14%) Equities
3 2 (7.14%) Derivative
3 2 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) UNIX
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) MVC
2 11 (39.29%) OO
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Multithreading
3 9 (32.14%) ITIL
4 8 (28.57%) TDD
5 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 4 (14.29%) Service Management
7 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
8 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (10.71%) Workflow
9 2 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (7.14%) Web Development
9 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
9 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) Java
2 14 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.86%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Netcool
1 4 (14.29%) Nagios
1 4 (14.29%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Pega
3 3 (10.71%) BEA
3 3 (10.71%) Vitria
3 3 (10.71%) Sybase
3 3 (10.71%) IBM
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft