Period
to 6 December 2019

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 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Messaging Service (JMS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 193 197 171
Rank change year-on-year +4 -26 -17
Permanent jobs citing JMS 14 28 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.30% 0.52% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 1.29% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 19
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £36,750 £45,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £56,000 £59,750 £72,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +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 1,997 2,175 2,198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 43.26% 40.38% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,230 1,446 1,440
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,950 £31,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 6 December 2019.

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 6 December 2019. 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
Edinburgh +15 6 £45,000 -10.00%
Glasgow +4 6 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Dundee -7 1 £37,500 -2.60%
JMS
UK

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, 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 11 (78.57%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 10 (71.43%) SDLC
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) Spring
4 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (50.00%) Unix
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) JUnit
6 5 (35.71%) Sybase
6 5 (35.71%) DB2
6 5 (35.71%) JDBC
6 5 (35.71%) J2EE
6 5 (35.71%) Perl
6 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
6 5 (35.71%) OO
6 5 (35.71%) J2SE
6 5 (35.71%) OOD
6 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
6 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Banking
6 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
6 5 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (21.43%) Public Sector
7 3 (21.43%) Decision-Making
7 3 (21.43%) Proactive Management
7 3 (21.43%) Customer-Centricity
7 3 (21.43%) Customer-Centric Approach

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 3 (21.43%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
1 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
1 3 (21.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) DB2
1 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) IntelliJ
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Public Sector
4 2 (14.29%) Front Office
4 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
2 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Spring
2 5 (35.71%) J2EE
2 5 (35.71%) J2SE
2 5 (35.71%) JDBC
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) Ext JS
4 2 (14.29%) Java EE
4 2 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 1 (7.14%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) SDLC
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 5 (35.71%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) OOD
3 5 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 3 (21.43%) Customer-Centricity
4 3 (21.43%) Database Tuning
4 3 (21.43%) Decision-Making
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (21.43%) Proactive Management
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (14.29%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Perl
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) Java 8
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Sybase
2 3 (21.43%) IBM