Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Messaging Service (JMS)
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 543 422 432
Rank change year-on-year -121 +10 +24
Permanent jobs citing JMS 876 1,266 1,460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.73% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.23% 1.80% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 634 906 1,182
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% -
10th Percentile £39,475 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £99,250 £86,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 71,014 70,445 77,836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.81% 40.68% 38.84%
Number of salaries quoted 59,248 59,594 67,260
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for JMS in the UK

JMS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for JMS in the UK

JMS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JMS over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

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 25 June 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
England -99 806 £60,000 - 102
London -85 437 £65,000 - 64
UK excluding London -127 412 £52,500 +5.00% 48
South East -50 161 £52,500 -16.00% 12
Midlands +1 84 £55,000 +10.00% 11
West Midlands +26 59 £57,500 +15.00% 9
North of England -33 52 £47,500 -5.00% 6
North West -59 38 £47,500 -5.00% 1
East of England -83 37 £60,000 - 8
South West -10 35 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Scotland -36 35 £52,500 -4.55% 6
East Midlands -9 25 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Yorkshire +23 11 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Wales +15 5 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Northern Ireland -2 4 £67,500 +58.82% 3
North East -17 3 £40,000 -42.86%

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 with a requirement for JMS.

1 802 (91.55%) Java
2 511 (58.33%) Spring
3 419 (47.83%) SQL
4 389 (44.41%) Agile Software Development
5 347 (39.61%) Web Services
6 300 (34.25%) Oracle
7 296 (33.79%) XML
8 283 (32.31%) Maven
9 260 (29.68%) REST
10 251 (28.65%) Hibernate
11 242 (27.63%) Finance
12 237 (27.05%) J2EE
13 227 (25.91%) JavaScript
14 214 (24.43%) Linux
15 204 (23.29%) TDD
15 204 (23.29%) Java EE
16 200 (22.83%) SOAP
16 200 (22.83%) SOA
17 194 (22.15%) Degree
18 193 (22.03%) OO
19 190 (21.69%) HTML
20 187 (21.35%) Software Engineering
21 175 (19.98%) WebSphere
22 166 (18.95%) JUnit
23 165 (18.84%) EJB
24 155 (17.69%) Git (software)
25 152 (17.35%) Scrum
26 148 (16.89%) Relational Database
27 146 (16.67%) RESTful
28 145 (16.55%) NoSQL

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
1 175 (19.98%) WebSphere
2 131 (14.95%) JBoss
2 131 (14.95%) Tomcat
3 92 (10.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 88 (10.05%) WebLogic
5 87 (9.93%) Apache
6 58 (6.62%) Apache Spark
7 54 (6.16%) WebSphere Application Server
8 31 (3.54%) Confluence
9 28 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
10 26 (2.97%) Apache Solr
11 22 (2.51%) BizTalk Server
11 22 (2.51%) Oracle Coherence
12 21 (2.40%) MQSeries
13 19 (2.17%) GlassFish
14 16 (1.83%) WildFly
15 12 (1.37%) Apache Pig
16 10 (1.14%) Anypoint
16 10 (1.14%) Jetty
17 9 (1.03%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.46%) Weka
3 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (1.48%) Oracle BPM
1 13 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.03%) Magento
3 5 (0.57%) CSG Singleview
3 5 (0.57%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 4 (0.46%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.46%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (0.46%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.46%) Oracle iProcurement
4 4 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.46%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.34%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.23%) Fredhopper
6 2 (0.23%) Kondor
7 1 (0.11%) AquaLogic BPM
7 1 (0.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 85 (9.70%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (3.42%) SaaS
3 26 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (2.63%) OpenShift
5 20 (2.28%) GitHub
6 16 (1.83%) Boomi
7 13 (1.48%) IaaS
8 9 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
9 8 (0.91%) PaaS
10 6 (0.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 5 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.57%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.57%) Slack
12 4 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.34%) Serverless
14 2 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 97 (11.07%) HTTP
2 60 (6.85%) Internet
3 42 (4.79%) FTP
4 36 (4.11%) TCP/IP
5 15 (1.71%) AMQP
6 14 (1.60%) SSL
7 9 (1.03%) Network Security
7 9 (1.03%) SMTP
8 7 (0.80%) PuTTY
9 5 (0.57%) DNS
10 4 (0.46%) Intranet
10 4 (0.46%) SSH
11 3 (0.34%) 3G
11 3 (0.34%) 4G
11 3 (0.34%) Firewall
11 3 (0.34%) MQTT
11 3 (0.34%) VoIP
12 2 (0.23%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (0.23%) SAN
12 2 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (16.89%) Relational Database
2 145 (16.55%) NoSQL
3 106 (12.10%) SQL Server
4 95 (10.84%) Big Data
5 81 (9.25%) MySQL
6 78 (8.90%) RDBMS
7 68 (7.76%) Hadoop
8 61 (6.96%) MongoDB
9 52 (5.94%) Oracle Database
10 50 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
11 39 (4.45%) DB2
12 30 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
13 29 (3.31%) Data Lake
13 29 (3.31%) Oracle ODI
14 24 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (2.05%) MarkLogic
16 15 (1.71%) Data Mining
16 15 (1.71%) Infinispan
16 15 (1.71%) Redis
17 13 (1.48%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 283 (32.31%) Maven
2 166 (18.95%) JUnit
3 155 (17.69%) Git (software)
4 97 (11.07%) Eclipse
5 90 (10.27%) Jenkins
6 76 (8.68%) Subversion
7 73 (8.33%) Gradle
8 66 (7.53%) JIRA
9 63 (7.19%) IntelliJ
10 58 (6.62%) Ant
11 50 (5.71%) Cucumber
12 40 (4.57%) Mockito
13 38 (4.34%) NetBeans
14 23 (2.63%) Selenium
15 19 (2.17%) Vagrant
16 18 (2.05%) SoapUI
17 16 (1.83%) TeamCity
18 15 (1.71%) JBehave
19 13 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
20 12 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 242 (27.63%) Finance
2 107 (12.21%) Banking
3 59 (6.74%) Investment Banking
4 56 (6.39%) Financial Institution
5 29 (3.31%) Games
5 29 (3.31%) Retail
6 26 (2.97%) Front Office
7 11 (1.26%) Law
8 9 (1.03%) Advertising
8 9 (1.03%) Publishing
8 9 (1.03%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.80%) Back Office
9 7 (0.80%) Prime Brokerage
9 7 (0.80%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.57%) Billing
11 4 (0.46%) Automotive
12 2 (0.23%) French Language
12 2 (0.23%) German Language
12 2 (0.23%) Legal
12 2 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 520 (59.36%) Developer
2 423 (48.29%) Java Developer
3 171 (19.52%) Senior Developer
4 152 (17.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 82 (9.36%) Architect
6 79 (9.02%) Java Engineer
7 59 (6.74%) Software Engineer
8 49 (5.59%) Support Engineer
9 38 (4.34%) Lead Developer
9 38 (4.34%) Software Developer
10 35 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
11 34 (3.88%) Consultant
12 33 (3.77%) Java Software Engineer
13 30 (3.42%) Big Data Developer
14 27 (3.08%) Java Architect
14 27 (3.08%) Senior Software Engineer
15 26 (2.97%) Integration Specialist
15 26 (2.97%) Lead Architect
16 25 (2.85%) Java Software Developer
17 23 (2.63%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 511 (58.33%) Spring
2 347 (39.61%) Web Services
3 296 (33.79%) XML
4 260 (29.68%) REST
5 251 (28.65%) Hibernate
6 237 (27.05%) J2EE
7 204 (23.29%) Java EE
8 200 (22.83%) SOAP
9 190 (21.69%) HTML
10 165 (18.84%) EJB
11 146 (16.67%) RESTful
12 142 (16.21%) CSS
13 137 (15.64%) AngularJS
14 126 (14.38%) Kafka
15 124 (14.16%) JDBC
16 123 (14.04%) JSON
17 105 (11.99%) Servlets
18 103 (11.76%) JSP
19 85 (9.70%) Middleware
20 83 (9.47%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 112 (12.79%) Enterprise Software
2 102 (11.64%) Computer Science
3 98 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
4 68 (7.76%) Fintech
5 29 (3.31%) Cyberthreat
6 26 (2.97%) Algorithms
6 26 (2.97%) User Experience
7 25 (2.85%) Greenfield Project
8 21 (2.40%) DataPower
9 18 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
10 17 (1.94%) Clustering
10 17 (1.94%) Derivative
11 15 (1.71%) Smart Meter
12 11 (1.26%) Data Structures
12 11 (1.26%) Equities
12 11 (1.26%) Fixed Income
13 9 (1.03%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.91%) Mainframe
15 7 (0.80%) Management Information System
15 7 (0.80%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 214 (24.43%) Linux
2 130 (14.84%) Unix
3 49 (5.59%) Windows
4 38 (4.34%) Solaris
5 9 (1.03%) Android
5 9 (1.03%) Ubuntu
6 8 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.80%) Amazon Linux
7 7 (0.80%) HPUX
8 5 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.34%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.34%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.23%) AIX
10 2 (0.23%) SUSE
11 1 (0.11%) CentOS
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (44.41%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (23.29%) TDD
3 200 (22.83%) SOA
4 193 (22.03%) OO
5 187 (21.35%) Software Engineering
6 152 (17.35%) Scrum
7 140 (15.98%) SDLC
8 133 (15.18%) Microservices
9 128 (14.61%) Problem-Solving
10 114 (13.01%) Open Source
11 110 (12.56%) Test Automation
12 106 (12.10%) Continuous Integration
13 93 (10.62%) MVC
14 90 (10.27%) OOP
15 83 (9.47%) Mentoring
16 80 (9.13%) BDD
17 77 (8.79%) Low Latency
18 63 (7.19%) Unit Testing
19 62 (7.08%) Continuous Delivery
20 59 (6.74%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 802 (91.55%) Java
2 419 (47.83%) SQL
3 227 (25.91%) JavaScript
4 122 (13.93%) Python
5 113 (12.90%) Java 8
6 86 (9.82%) Shell Script
7 69 (7.88%) Scala
8 63 (7.19%) PL/SQL
9 52 (5.94%) C#
10 48 (5.48%) Perl
11 44 (5.02%) Ruby
12 42 (4.79%) Groovy
13 36 (4.11%) XPath
14 30 (3.42%) C++
15 26 (2.97%) C
16 23 (2.63%) Bash Shell
17 18 (2.05%) XQuery
18 16 (1.83%) Go
19 13 (1.48%) PHP
20 10 (1.14%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 194 (22.15%) Degree
2 63 (7.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (3.42%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.05%) Master's Degree
5 16 (1.83%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.46%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.34%) MCSD
9 3 (0.34%) MCTS
10 2 (0.23%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.23%) HNC
10 2 (0.23%) HND
11 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.59%) QA
2 6 (0.68%) SEPA
3 5 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.46%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.34%) ISO 20022
5 3 (0.34%) MiFID
5 3 (0.34%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.11%) PMO
System Software
1 87 (9.93%) Docker
2 18 (2.05%) GridGain
3 17 (1.94%) HDFS
4 14 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (0.91%) iptables
7 7 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.80%) VMware Server
7 7 (0.80%) vSphere
8 4 (0.46%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.46%) LXC
9 2 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.23%) Firmware
10 1 (0.11%) Gluster
10 1 (0.11%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.11%) NFS
10 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 32 (3.65%) Puppet
2 20 (2.28%) Kibana
3 19 (2.17%) Ansible
3 19 (2.17%) Kubernetes
4 17 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (1.71%) Marathon
6 8 (0.91%) Prometheus
7 5 (0.57%) Cobbler
8 4 (0.46%) Oozie
9 3 (0.34%) CloudHub
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.34%) SCOM
9 3 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.34%) Terraform
10 2 (0.23%) Control-M
10 2 (0.23%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.23%) Nagios
10 2 (0.23%) Packer
11 1 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 300 (34.25%) Oracle
2 107 (12.21%) IBM
3 92 (10.50%) TIBCO
4 43 (4.91%) Microsoft
5 36 (4.11%) Informatica
5 36 (4.11%) Talend
6 35 (4.00%) BEA
7 33 (3.77%) Cloudera
7 33 (3.77%) Sybase
8 32 (3.65%) MuleSoft
8 32 (3.65%) SAP
9 29 (3.31%) EXASOL
9 29 (3.31%) SnapLogic
10 25 (2.85%) Solace
11 24 (2.74%) Pega
12 23 (2.63%) Red Hat
13 17 (1.94%) Google
14 15 (1.71%) Apigee
14 15 (1.71%) ServiceNow
15 14 (1.60%) Tableau