Period
to 12 April 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 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Messaging Service (JMS)
UK
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 674 725 668
Rank change year-on-year +51 -57 -137
Permanent jobs citing JMS 176 283 492
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.63% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 139 218 363
10th Percentile £51,250 £36,960 £37,500
25th Percentile £58,125 £50,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.54% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +19.05% - -

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 33,180 44,737 58,301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.21% 39.41% 39.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26,745 37,159 48,214
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

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 12 April 2021.

Salary histogram for JMS in the UK

JMS
Top 14 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 12 April 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 +32 158 £72,500 +11.54% 23
London +48 93 £90,000 +28.57% 15
UK excluding London +72 80 £62,500 +19.05% 12
South East +68 31 £70,000 +75.19% 3
Work from Home -119 16 £67,500 +17.39%
North of England +51 14 £62,500 +38.89% 2
Scotland +11 14 £57,500 +21.05% 4
East of England +65 11 £70,000 +7.69% 1
North West +43 7 £62,500 -16.67% 2
Yorkshire +20 7 £65,000 +4.00%
South West -4 7 £63,750 -8.93% 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £65,000 -
West Midlands +25 1 £52,500 -1.87% 1
Midlands +15 1 £52,500 -3.23% 1

For the 6 months to 12 April 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.

1 172 (97.73%) Java
2 132 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (59.66%) Spring
4 69 (39.20%) TDD
5 65 (36.93%) Microservices
6 62 (35.23%) REST
6 62 (35.23%) Finance
7 57 (32.39%) AWS
8 54 (30.68%) Web Services
9 52 (29.55%) Multithreading
10 51 (28.98%) RESTful
10 51 (28.98%) Maven
11 47 (26.70%) Kubernetes
11 47 (26.70%) Spring Boot
12 45 (25.57%) Jenkins
13 42 (23.86%) Hibernate
14 40 (22.73%) Oracle
15 39 (22.16%) Java 8
16 37 (21.02%) Kafka
17 35 (19.89%) Scrum
17 35 (19.89%) JPA
18 32 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
19 31 (17.61%) RabbitMQ
19 31 (17.61%) BDD
19 31 (17.61%) Git (software)
20 30 (17.05%) Open Source
20 30 (17.05%) JavaScript
20 30 (17.05%) NoSQL
21 29 (16.48%) SQL
22 27 (15.34%) ActiveMQ

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 21 (11.93%) Tomcat
2 19 (10.80%) Apache
3 13 (7.39%) Apache TomEE
3 13 (7.39%) Confluence
4 12 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (3.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (3.98%) JBoss
6 6 (3.41%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.84%) Apache Solr
7 5 (2.84%) Jetty
8 4 (2.27%) GlassFish
8 4 (2.27%) Mule
8 4 (2.27%) Red Hat Fuse
9 3 (1.70%) Anypoint
9 3 (1.70%) Appian
9 3 (1.70%) Mule ESB
10 2 (1.14%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (1.14%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.57%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 4 (2.27%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.14%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.14%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.14%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (1.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 57 (32.39%) AWS
2 16 (9.09%) Azure
3 9 (5.11%) OpenShift
4 8 (4.55%) SaaS
5 7 (3.98%) Amazon EKS
5 7 (3.98%) GitHub
6 4 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.27%) GCP
7 2 (1.14%) Serverless
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (0.57%) IaaS
8 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.95%) AMQP
1 14 (7.95%) HTTP
2 2 (1.14%) Internet
2 2 (1.14%) SMPP
2 2 (1.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.57%) FTP
3 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.57%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.05%) NoSQL
2 23 (13.07%) Big Data
3 22 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 21 (11.93%) Hadoop
5 20 (11.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (10.80%) MySQL
7 14 (7.95%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (7.95%) Redis
7 14 (7.95%) Relational Database
8 13 (7.39%) SQL Server
9 6 (3.41%) Hazelcast
10 5 (2.84%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.70%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.14%) Couchbase
12 2 (1.14%) SAP HANA
13 1 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.57%) Flink
13 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.57%) Riak
Development Applications
1 51 (28.98%) Maven
2 45 (25.57%) Jenkins
3 31 (17.61%) Git (software)
4 26 (14.77%) Cucumber
5 25 (14.20%) JIRA
6 22 (12.50%) JUnit
7 19 (10.80%) GitLab
8 14 (7.95%) Mockito
9 10 (5.68%) Eclipse
9 10 (5.68%) IntelliJ
10 7 (3.98%) Selenium
10 7 (3.98%) SonarQube
11 6 (3.41%) EasyMock
11 6 (3.41%) Subversion
12 5 (2.84%) TeamCity
13 4 (2.27%) Apache Archiva
13 4 (2.27%) Artifactory
13 4 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (2.27%) Bitbucket
13 4 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 62 (35.23%) Finance
2 25 (14.20%) Back Office
3 21 (11.93%) Banking
4 20 (11.36%) Games
5 12 (6.82%) Retail
6 10 (5.68%) Public Sector
7 9 (5.11%) Investment Banking
8 6 (3.41%) Front Office
9 3 (1.70%) Law
9 3 (1.70%) Marketing
10 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 112 (63.64%) Developer
2 103 (58.52%) Java Developer
3 36 (20.45%) Senior Developer
4 33 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (10.80%) Consultant
5 19 (10.80%) Java Consultant
5 19 (10.80%) Senior Consultant
5 19 (10.80%) Senior Java Consultant
6 18 (10.23%) Java Engineer
7 14 (7.95%) Lead Developer
7 14 (7.95%) Lead Java Developer
8 12 (6.82%) Architect
8 12 (6.82%) Support Engineer
9 10 (5.68%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (3.98%) Automation Developer
10 7 (3.98%) Senior Java Engineer
11 6 (3.41%) Investment Banking Java Developer
11 6 (3.41%) Oracle Developer
12 5 (2.84%) Agile Developer
12 5 (2.84%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (59.66%) Spring
2 62 (35.23%) REST
3 54 (30.68%) Web Services
4 51 (28.98%) RESTful
5 47 (26.70%) Spring Boot
6 42 (23.86%) Hibernate
7 37 (21.02%) Kafka
8 35 (19.89%) JPA
9 31 (17.61%) RabbitMQ
10 27 (15.34%) ActiveMQ
11 24 (13.64%) Apache Camel
12 23 (13.07%) SOAP
13 22 (12.50%) JAX-RS
14 20 (11.36%) JSP
15 19 (10.80%) Lambda Expressions
16 18 (10.23%) XML
17 16 (9.09%) Spring Security
18 15 (8.52%) Spring MVC
19 14 (7.95%) Middleware
19 14 (7.95%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
2 20 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (10.80%) iPhone
3 19 (10.80%) Renewable Energy
4 10 (5.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (4.55%) Cloud Native
5 8 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.98%) Equities
6 7 (3.98%) Fixed Income
6 7 (3.98%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (3.98%) Online Games
7 6 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (3.41%) Reference Data
8 5 (2.84%) Blog
9 4 (2.27%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (2.27%) Social Media
10 3 (1.70%) Clustering
10 3 (1.70%) Derivative
11 2 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.36%) Linux
2 19 (10.80%) Android
3 16 (9.09%) Unix
4 2 (1.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (39.20%) TDD
3 65 (36.93%) Microservices
4 52 (29.55%) Multithreading
5 35 (19.89%) Scrum
6 31 (17.61%) BDD
7 30 (17.05%) Open Source
8 25 (14.20%) DevOps
8 25 (14.20%) Software Engineering
8 25 (14.20%) Test Automation
9 24 (13.64%) Low Latency
10 22 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
11 21 (11.93%) Logistics
12 20 (11.36%) Mentoring
12 20 (11.36%) Thought Leadership
13 17 (9.66%) OO
14 16 (9.09%) Kanban
15 15 (8.52%) Dependency Injection
16 14 (7.95%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 172 (97.73%) Java
2 39 (22.16%) Java 8
3 30 (17.05%) JavaScript
4 29 (16.48%) SQL
5 8 (4.55%) Scala
5 8 (4.55%) XPath
6 6 (3.41%) Bash Shell
6 6 (3.41%) PL/SQL
6 6 (3.41%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.84%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.84%) Python
8 2 (1.14%) Groovy
8 2 (1.14%) XQuery
9 1 (0.57%) C
9 1 (0.57%) C#
9 1 (0.57%) Perl
9 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.68%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.70%) Degree
4 2 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.14%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.57%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.11%) QA
2 7 (3.98%) GDPR
2 7 (3.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (13.64%) Docker
2 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 47 (26.70%) Kubernetes
2 25 (14.20%) Ansible
3 9 (5.11%) Kibana
4 7 (3.98%) Terraform
5 6 (3.41%) Grafana
5 6 (3.41%) SCOM
6 5 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.14%) CloudHub
8 1 (0.57%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (22.73%) Oracle
2 16 (9.09%) Solace
3 15 (8.52%) IBM
3 15 (8.52%) ServiceNow
4 9 (5.11%) AppDynamics
5 7 (3.98%) Adobe
5 7 (3.98%) Apple
6 5 (2.84%) Google
6 5 (2.84%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.84%) TIBCO
7 4 (2.27%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.14%) hybris
8 2 (1.14%) SAP
9 1 (0.57%) CA
9 1 (0.57%) EXASOL
9 1 (0.57%) IBM Sterling
9 1 (0.57%) Pega
9 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.57%) Sybase