Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for JMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JMS over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Messaging Service (JMS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 177 154
Rank change year-on-year -20 -23 +19
Permanent jobs citing JMS 34 51 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.64% 0.91% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.58% 2.36% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 21
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £44,500 £33,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £58,500 £75,000 £66,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - -

JMS is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,146 2,160 1,953
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.19% 38.61% 37.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,418 1,388 1,234
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,956 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £58,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing JMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for JMS in Scotland

JMS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for JMS in Scotland

JMS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JMS in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for JMS in Scotland

JMS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -7 30 £52,500 -4.55% 2
Edinburgh -1 3 £50,000 -38.46% 2
Dundee +9 1 £38,500 -
JMS
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT jobs citing JMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for JMS.

1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (85.29%) Spring
3 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (73.53%) Hibernate
5 20 (58.82%) TDD
5 20 (58.82%) Web Services
6 19 (55.88%) Finance
7 18 (52.94%) Unix
8 17 (50.00%) Test Automation
9 16 (47.06%) Maven
9 16 (47.06%) J2EE
10 14 (41.18%) Sybase
10 14 (41.18%) SQL
11 13 (38.24%) XQuery
11 13 (38.24%) Shell Script
11 13 (38.24%) Sybase ASE
11 13 (38.24%) Apache Flex
11 13 (38.24%) MarkLogic
12 12 (35.29%) Degree
13 11 (32.35%) Open Source
14 10 (29.41%) OO
15 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
15 9 (26.47%) SDLC
16 8 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
16 8 (23.53%) HTML
16 8 (23.53%) SOAP
16 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
17 7 (20.59%) JPA
17 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
17 7 (20.59%) XML

JMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) JBoss
1 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
1 5 (14.71%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.76%) Jetty
2 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) AMQP
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) MarkLogic
1 13 (38.24%) Sybase ASE
2 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
3 6 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 6 (17.65%) RDBMS
3 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 4 (11.76%) Couchbase
4 4 (11.76%) Hadoop
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 3 (8.82%) KDB
5 3 (8.82%) Kdb+
5 3 (8.82%) Redis
5 3 (8.82%) Riak
6 2 (5.88%) DB2
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (47.06%) Maven
2 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
3 4 (11.76%) JUnit
3 4 (11.76%) Selenium
3 4 (11.76%) Subversion
4 3 (8.82%) FitNesse
4 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.82%) Vagrant
5 2 (5.88%) JIRA
6 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Law
2 2 (5.88%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 30 (88.24%) Java Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Java Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (2.94%) C++ Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (85.29%) Spring
2 25 (73.53%) Hibernate
3 20 (58.82%) Web Services
4 16 (47.06%) J2EE
5 13 (38.24%) Apache Flex
6 8 (23.53%) HTML
6 8 (23.53%) SOAP
7 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
7 7 (20.59%) JPA
7 7 (20.59%) XML
8 6 (17.65%) HTML5
8 6 (17.65%) REST
9 5 (14.71%) Java EE
10 4 (11.76%) Ajax
10 4 (11.76%) CSS
10 4 (11.76%) JDBC
10 4 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (11.76%) React
11 3 (8.82%) EJB
11 3 (8.82%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Mindset
2 2 (5.88%) Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Unix
2 6 (17.65%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (58.82%) TDD
3 17 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 11 (32.35%) Open Source
5 10 (29.41%) OO
6 9 (26.47%) SDLC
7 8 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
8 7 (20.59%) Scrum
9 5 (14.71%) BDD
9 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
9 5 (14.71%) UML
10 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (11.76%) Microservices
10 4 (11.76%) MVC
10 4 (11.76%) OOD
11 3 (8.82%) Concurrent Programming
11 3 (8.82%) Deployment Automation
11 3 (8.82%) DevOps
11 3 (8.82%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 13 (38.24%) Shell Script
3 13 (38.24%) XQuery
4 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.71%) Python
6 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
6 4 (11.76%) Java 8
6 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 4 (11.76%) Ruby
7 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.88%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.94%) C#
8 1 (2.94%) C++
8 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Ansible
1 3 (8.82%) Cobbler
1 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (8.82%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Sybase
2 4 (11.76%) IBM
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) TIBCO
3 3 (8.82%) Informatica
4 2 (5.88%) Cognizant
4 2 (5.88%) Google
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) Yahoo!