Period
to 19 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Messaging Service (JMS)
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 560 688 641
Rank change year-on-year +128 -47 -71
Permanent jobs citing JMS 193 340 557
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.27% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.71% 0.70% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 176 297 399
Median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £50,000 £36,960 £37,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £88,750 £97,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - -

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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 27,104 48,413 59,682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.83% 38.90% 39.61%
Number of salaries quoted 22,977 40,082 49,443
Median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.64% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing JMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for JMS in the UK

JMS
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JMS.

Salary trend for JMS in the UK

JMS
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing JMS over the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

Salary histogram for JMS in the UK

JMS
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the UK over the 6 months to 19 January 2021. 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
England +130 166 £72,500 +18.37% 30
London +147 100 £82,500 +17.86% 19
UK excluding London +131 87 £57,500 +9.52% 13
Work from Home -54 29 £95,000 +65.22% 4
South East +103 25 £65,000 +40.54% 3
Midlands +89 17 £62,750 +19.52% 2
Scotland +44 15 £57,500 +21.05% 2
West Midlands +82 13 £52,500 - 1
North of England +91 10 £58,000 +10.48% 4
North West +83 9 £60,250 +4.78% 3
Wales +43 8 £45,000 -
East of England +96 5 £72,500 +11.54%
South West +63 4 £62,500 -3.85% 2
East Midlands +62 4 £70,500 +28.18% 1
Northern Ireland +18 3 £65,000 -
Yorkshire +30 1 £55,000 -21.43% 1

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, 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 with a requirement for JMS.

1 183 (94.82%) Java
2 137 (70.98%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (64.25%) Spring
4 87 (45.08%) Microservices
5 80 (41.45%) Java 8
6 76 (39.38%) TDD
7 75 (38.86%) REST
8 67 (34.72%) Continuous Integration
9 66 (34.20%) JavaScript
10 64 (33.16%) RESTful
11 61 (31.61%) Open Source
12 59 (30.57%) NoSQL
13 58 (30.05%) Finance
14 55 (28.50%) JUnit
15 54 (27.98%) Kubernetes
16 48 (24.87%) Apache Camel
16 48 (24.87%) Multithreading
17 47 (24.35%) Node.js
17 47 (24.35%) MVC
18 46 (23.83%) React
19 45 (23.32%) Mockito
19 45 (23.32%) Dependency Injection
20 44 (22.80%) Test Automation
21 43 (22.28%) Domain-Driven Design
21 43 (22.28%) Hibernate
22 42 (21.76%) Pair Programming
23 41 (21.24%) JAX-RS
24 40 (20.73%) Security Cleared
25 39 (20.21%) SC Cleared
26 38 (19.69%) AWS

JMS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 20 (10.36%) Tomcat
2 18 (9.33%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (8.81%) Apache
4 16 (8.29%) Confluence
5 10 (5.18%) JBoss
6 8 (4.15%) Apache Spark
6 8 (4.15%) WebSphere
7 7 (3.63%) GlassFish
7 7 (3.63%) Red Hat Fuse
8 6 (3.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (2.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (2.07%) Apache Solr
9 4 (2.07%) Appian
9 4 (2.07%) Jetty
10 3 (1.55%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.52%) Apache TomEE
12 1 (0.52%) Mule
12 1 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 9 (4.66%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (3.63%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.52%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.52%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.52%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.52%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 38 (19.69%) AWS
2 19 (9.84%) Azure
3 11 (5.70%) GitHub
4 10 (5.18%) OpenShift
5 7 (3.63%) SaaS
6 6 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (2.07%) GCP
8 2 (1.04%) Serverless
9 1 (0.52%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (0.52%) Amazon EKS
9 1 (0.52%) IaaS
9 1 (0.52%) PaaS
9 1 (0.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.15%) NetScaler
2 3 (1.55%) HTTP
2 3 (1.55%) SMPP
3 2 (1.04%) AMQP
4 1 (0.52%) FTP
4 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (30.57%) NoSQL
2 32 (16.58%) Hadoop
3 24 (12.44%) Big Data
4 22 (11.40%) MongoDB
5 21 (10.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 18 (9.33%) SQL Server
7 13 (6.74%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.63%) MySQL
9 4 (2.07%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.07%) Redis
10 3 (1.55%) HBase
11 2 (1.04%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.52%) DataStax
12 1 (0.52%) Flink
12 1 (0.52%) Ingres
12 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 55 (28.50%) JUnit
2 45 (23.32%) Mockito
3 36 (18.65%) Git (software)
4 35 (18.13%) Jenkins
5 27 (13.99%) Maven
6 21 (10.88%) JIRA
7 10 (5.18%) Vagrant
8 9 (4.66%) Eclipse
9 8 (4.15%) IntelliJ
9 8 (4.15%) TeamCity
10 7 (3.63%) Apache Archiva
10 7 (3.63%) Artifactory
10 7 (3.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (3.63%) Bitbucket
10 7 (3.63%) GitLab
10 7 (3.63%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (2.59%) Subversion
12 4 (2.07%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.55%) FitNesse
14 2 (1.04%) Gradle
General
1 58 (30.05%) Finance
2 29 (15.03%) Banking
3 10 (5.18%) Back Office
4 8 (4.15%) Advertising
4 8 (4.15%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.11%) Front Office
5 6 (3.11%) Public Sector
5 6 (3.11%) Retail
6 4 (2.07%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.07%) Games
7 2 (1.04%) Law
8 1 (0.52%) Marketing
8 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 134 (69.43%) Developer
2 131 (67.88%) Java Developer
3 38 (19.69%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 26 (13.47%) Senior Developer
4 26 (13.47%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (9.84%) Consultant
5 19 (9.84%) Java Consultant
6 18 (9.33%) Senior Consultant
6 18 (9.33%) Senior Java Consultant
7 14 (7.25%) Lead Developer
7 14 (7.25%) Lead Java Developer
8 13 (6.74%) Java Engineer
9 10 (5.18%) Full Stack Developer
10 9 (4.66%) Architect
11 8 (4.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (4.15%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (4.15%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (4.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (4.15%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 7 (3.63%) DevOps Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (64.25%) Spring
2 75 (38.86%) REST
3 64 (33.16%) RESTful
4 48 (24.87%) Apache Camel
5 47 (24.35%) Node.js
6 46 (23.83%) React
7 43 (22.28%) Hibernate
8 41 (21.24%) JAX-RS
9 37 (19.17%) Spring Integration
10 36 (18.65%) Web Services
11 35 (18.13%) Kafka
11 35 (18.13%) Spring Boot
12 31 (16.06%) JPA
13 27 (13.99%) ActiveMQ
14 24 (12.44%) AngularJS
15 23 (11.92%) Lambda Expressions
16 21 (10.88%) Middleware
17 19 (9.84%) Java EE
18 17 (8.81%) HTML
19 16 (8.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.88%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (9.84%) iPhone
2 19 (9.84%) Renewable Energy
3 12 (6.22%) Blog
4 11 (5.70%) Fixed Income
4 11 (5.70%) Social Media
5 10 (5.18%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (4.15%) Data Centre
8 7 (3.63%) Equities
9 6 (3.11%) Market Risk
9 6 (3.11%) Reference Data
10 5 (2.59%) Cloud Native
10 5 (2.59%) Clustering
10 5 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (2.07%) Algorithms
11 4 (2.07%) User Experience
12 3 (1.55%) Credit Risk
12 3 (1.55%) Derivative
12 3 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 30 (15.54%) Linux
2 19 (9.84%) Android
3 17 (8.81%) Unix
4 9 (4.66%) VMS
4 9 (4.66%) Windows
5 8 (4.15%) CentOS
5 8 (4.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (70.98%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (45.08%) Microservices
3 76 (39.38%) TDD
4 67 (34.72%) Continuous Integration
5 61 (31.61%) Open Source
6 48 (24.87%) Multithreading
7 47 (24.35%) MVC
8 45 (23.32%) Dependency Injection
9 44 (22.80%) Test Automation
10 43 (22.28%) Domain-Driven Design
11 42 (21.76%) Pair Programming
12 37 (19.17%) CQRS
13 31 (16.06%) Software Engineering
14 30 (15.54%) DevOps
15 28 (14.51%) Performance Tuning
16 24 (12.44%) Scrum
17 20 (10.36%) Thought Leadership
18 19 (9.84%) Logistics
19 16 (8.29%) BDD
19 16 (8.29%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 183 (94.82%) Java
2 80 (41.45%) Java 8
3 66 (34.20%) JavaScript
4 27 (13.99%) SQL
5 12 (6.22%) Python
6 8 (4.15%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.07%) C
7 4 (2.07%) Kotlin
8 3 (1.55%) Groovy
9 2 (1.04%) Perl
10 1 (0.52%) Clojure
10 1 (0.52%) Ruby
10 1 (0.52%) Scala
10 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (20.73%) Security Cleared
2 39 (20.21%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.15%) RHCE
4 6 (3.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (3.11%) Degree
5 3 (1.55%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.52%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.07%) GDPR
3 3 (1.55%) QA
4 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.52%) MiFID
System Software
1 35 (18.13%) Docker
2 9 (4.66%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.15%) vSphere
3 8 (4.15%) XenApp
3 8 (4.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 54 (27.98%) Kubernetes
2 26 (13.47%) Ansible
3 20 (10.36%) Puppet
4 13 (6.74%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (4.66%) Terraform
6 1 (0.52%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 30 (15.54%) Oracle
2 23 (11.92%) Solace
3 10 (5.18%) IBM
4 9 (4.66%) Red Hat
5 8 (4.15%) F5
5 8 (4.15%) VMware
6 7 (3.63%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.59%) TIBCO
8 4 (2.07%) Adobe
8 4 (2.07%) Apple
8 4 (2.07%) Google
9 3 (1.55%) SAP
10 2 (1.04%) Blue Prism
10 2 (1.04%) MuleSoft
10 2 (1.04%) Pega
10 2 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.04%) Sybase
10 2 (1.04%) Terracotta
11 1 (0.52%) EXASOL
11 1 (0.52%) hybris