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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 124 104 88
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -16
Permanent jobs citing JMS 5 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.61% 1.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% 2.24% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 24
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
650 491 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.99% 27.23% 35.95%
Number of salaries quoted 579 427 550
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Multithreading
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) Struts
2 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 7 (87.50%) Client/Server
2 7 (87.50%) RDBMS
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) WebLogic
2 7 (87.50%) JSP
3 6 (75.00%) Ant
3 6 (75.00%) SOAP
3 6 (75.00%) J2EE
3 6 (75.00%) Perl
3 6 (75.00%) SOA
3 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (75.00%) JavaBeans
3 6 (75.00%) JAXB
3 6 (75.00%) SAX
3 6 (75.00%) Apache
3 6 (75.00%) DOM
3 6 (75.00%) XSLT
3 6 (75.00%) UML
3 6 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (75.00%) Backbone.js

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) WebLogic
1 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 6 (75.00%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) RDBMS
1 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Ant
1 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (75.00%) NetBeans
1 6 (75.00%) Subversion
1 6 (75.00%) Maven
General
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Architect
2 6 (75.00%) Java Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) JSP
2 7 (87.50%) Struts
3 6 (75.00%) JMX
3 6 (75.00%) SOAP
3 6 (75.00%) J2EE
3 6 (75.00%) DOM
3 6 (75.00%) XSLT
3 6 (75.00%) JavaBeans
3 6 (75.00%) JAXB
3 6 (75.00%) SAX
3 6 (75.00%) Backbone.js
3 6 (75.00%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (75.00%) Mustache
4 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Multithreading
2 6 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (75.00%) Build Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (75.00%) Web Design
2 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (75.00%) UML
2 6 (75.00%) SOA
3 4 (50.00%) Logistics
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) Perl
3 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (75.00%) XPath
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) BEA
2 1 (12.50%) Vitria
2 1 (12.50%) Pega