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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 121 121 74
Rank change year-on-year
0 -47
Permanent jobs citing JMS 6 10 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.47% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 1.50% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 24
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £37,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £55,000
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
657 668 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.26% 31.17% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 565 618 479
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
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 22 August 2014.

JMS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) SOAP
2 16 (88.89%) Spring
3 15 (83.33%) Selenium
3 15 (83.33%) TDD
4 14 (77.78%) Eclipse
4 14 (77.78%) JMX
4 14 (77.78%) MVC
4 14 (77.78%) J2EE
4 14 (77.78%) Oracle
4 14 (77.78%) JBoss
4 14 (77.78%) Tomcat
4 14 (77.78%) Multithreading
4 14 (77.78%) Maven
4 14 (77.78%) Subversion
4 14 (77.78%) Ajax
4 14 (77.78%) Spring MVC
5 13 (72.22%) Unit Testing
5 13 (72.22%) Jenkins
5 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (72.22%) JasperReports
5 13 (72.22%) FitNesse
5 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
5 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
5 13 (72.22%) ActiveMQ
5 13 (72.22%) Hibernate
6 12 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (66.67%) OO

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 14 (77.78%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2005
1 13 (72.22%) JasperReports
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2008
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 12 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Selenium
2 14 (77.78%) Eclipse
2 14 (77.78%) Maven
2 14 (77.78%) Subversion
3 13 (72.22%) Jenkins
3 13 (72.22%) FitNesse
4 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 2 (11.11%) LoadUI
4 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 2 (11.11%) jMock
4 2 (11.11%) JUnit
4 2 (11.11%) JMeter
5 1 (5.56%) NetBeans
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (5.56%) Ant
General
1 11 (61.11%) Games
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
1 7 (38.89%) Java Developer
1 7 (38.89%) Team Leader
1 7 (38.89%) Java Team Leader
2 6 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) QA Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Java Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) SOAP
1 16 (88.89%) Spring
2 14 (77.78%) JMX
2 14 (77.78%) J2EE
2 14 (77.78%) Ajax
2 14 (77.78%) Spring MVC
3 13 (72.22%) ActiveMQ
3 13 (72.22%) Hibernate
4 3 (16.67%) Struts
4 3 (16.67%) REST
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) JSP
5 2 (11.11%) Middleware
6 1 (5.56%) JavaBeans
6 1 (5.56%) JAXB
6 1 (5.56%) SAX
6 1 (5.56%) Servlets
6 1 (5.56%) HTML
6 1 (5.56%) CSS
6 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.56%) Open Source
1 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) TDD
2 14 (77.78%) MVC
2 14 (77.78%) Multithreading
3 13 (72.22%) Unit Testing
4 12 (66.67%) OO
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) BDD
7 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.11%) UML
7 2 (11.11%) SOA
7 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Web Design
8 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Product Management
8 1 (5.56%) Content Management
8 1 (5.56%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Scala
3 1 (5.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
1 14 (77.78%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Yahoo!
2 1 (5.56%) Twitter