The table below looks at the statistics for JMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JMS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Messaging Service (JMS)
Rank 197 185 173
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Permanent jobs citing JMS 16 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.41% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 1.14% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 26
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
JMS
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2064 1846 2030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.13% 35.97% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1881 1593 1813
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,780
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

JMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

JMS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

JMS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

JMS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

JMS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JMS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

JMS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

JMS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry -3 9 £40,000 -33.60%
Birmingham -19 5 £45,000 -10.00%
Warwickshire -14 1 £47,500 +13.09%
JMS
England

JMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 44 (97.78%) Java
2 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (68.89%) SQL
4 30 (66.67%) J2EE
5 28 (62.22%) Spring
6 27 (60.00%) Maven
6 27 (60.00%) GlassFish
6 27 (60.00%) JUnit
7 24 (53.33%) Tomcat
8 23 (51.11%) Java EE
9 21 (46.67%) Shell Script
10 20 (44.44%) Linux
10 20 (44.44%) UNIX
11 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
11 19 (42.22%) Perl
11 19 (42.22%) Performance Tuning
12 18 (40.00%) REST
13 17 (37.78%) EJB
14 16 (35.56%) XML
14 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
14 16 (35.56%) SaaS
15 15 (33.33%) Retail
15 15 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (31.11%) Mentoring
17 13 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
17 13 (28.89%) Opscode Chef
17 13 (28.89%) Continuous Delivery
17 13 (28.89%) Puppet
17 13 (28.89%) Nagios
17 13 (28.89%) Scrum

JMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 27 (60.00%) GlassFish
2 24 (53.33%) Tomcat
3 12 (26.67%) JBoss
4 7 (15.56%) WebLogic
5 6 (13.33%) Apache
6 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (2.22%) MQSI
7 1 (2.22%) MQSeries
7 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 16 (35.56%) SaaS
2 13 (28.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.44%) HTTP
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (17.78%) RDBMS
2 8 (17.78%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (60.00%) Maven
1 27 (60.00%) JUnit
2 11 (24.44%) Ant
2 11 (24.44%) Subversion
3 7 (15.56%) Eclipse
4 6 (13.33%) NetBeans
4 6 (13.33%) Hudson
5 2 (4.44%) RSpec
5 2 (4.44%) WATIR
5 2 (4.44%) Selenium
5 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.22%) Log4j
General
1 15 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Developer
2 16 (35.56%) Software Engineer
2 16 (35.56%) Java Developer
2 16 (35.56%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Architect
3 8 (17.78%) Senior Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Java Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Applications Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Applications Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (66.67%) J2EE
2 28 (62.22%) Spring
3 23 (51.11%) Java EE
4 18 (40.00%) REST
5 17 (37.78%) EJB
6 16 (35.56%) XML
7 13 (28.89%) Struts
7 13 (28.89%) CSS
7 13 (28.89%) HTML
8 12 (26.67%) XSLT
9 10 (22.22%) jQuery
9 10 (22.22%) Web Services
10 9 (20.00%) JSP
11 8 (17.78%) SOAP
12 6 (13.33%) DOM
12 6 (13.33%) JAXB
12 6 (13.33%) SAX
12 6 (13.33%) JavaBeans
12 6 (13.33%) JMX
12 6 (13.33%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (15.56%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.89%) GIS
3 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.22%) User Experience
5 1 (2.22%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Linux
1 20 (44.44%) UNIX
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (2.22%) Windows CE
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) HPUX
2 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (42.22%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
4 14 (31.11%) Mentoring
5 13 (28.89%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (28.89%) Scrum
5 13 (28.89%) Refactoring
5 13 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (28.89%) Kanban
6 12 (26.67%) SOA
7 7 (15.56%) Multithreading
7 7 (15.56%) UML
8 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 6 (13.33%) MVC
8 6 (13.33%) Web Design
8 6 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (13.33%) Build Automation
9 4 (8.89%) EAI
9 4 (8.89%) Logistics
9 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 44 (97.78%) Java
2 31 (68.89%) SQL
3 21 (46.67%) Shell Script
4 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
4 19 (42.22%) Perl
5 13 (28.89%) Ruby
5 13 (28.89%) Python
6 11 (24.44%) XPath
7 3 (6.67%) C++
7 3 (6.67%) C
8 2 (4.44%) PHP
8 2 (4.44%) Groovy
9 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (28.89%) Puppet
1 13 (28.89%) Nagios
1 13 (28.89%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle
2 2 (4.44%) IBM
2 2 (4.44%) Zend
3 1 (2.22%) Pega
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Interwoven
3 1 (2.22%) BEA
3 1 (2.22%) Vitria
3 1 (2.22%) Sybase