Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Messaging Service (JMS)
UK
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 610 562 427
Rank change year-on-year -48 -135 +22
Permanent jobs citing JMS 600 858 1,315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.48% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 1.19% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 425 646 1,010
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £85,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

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 62,492 72,061 72,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.53% 40.16% 39.21%
Number of salaries quoted 51,301 60,007 62,859
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £84,996 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for JMS in the UK

JMS
Top 15 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 15 December 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 -43 568 £62,500 +4.17% 80
London -27 353 £75,000 +15.38% 41
UK excluding London -66 234 £50,000 -4.76% 43
South East +22 73 £52,500 -12.50% 10
Midlands +65 70 £47,500 -9.52% 9
East Midlands +50 45 £40,750 -28.82% 7
East of England +19 29 £72,500 +38.10% 9
West Midlands +41 25 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Scotland -27 22 £52,500 -4.55% 3
North of England -60 22 £42,500 -15.00% 7
South West -20 17 £55,000 +10.00% 4
North West -33 15 £52,500 +8.25% 6
Yorkshire +6 4 £37,000 -32.73% 1
North East - 3 £42,500 -
Northern Ireland -10 2 - -

For the 6 months to 15 December 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.

1 514 (85.67%) Java
2 358 (59.67%) Spring
3 317 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
4 276 (46.00%) SQL
5 269 (44.83%) Web Services
6 245 (40.83%) Oracle
7 227 (37.83%) Finance
8 217 (36.17%) JavaScript
9 209 (34.83%) Maven
10 203 (33.83%) Degree
11 170 (28.33%) TDD
11 170 (28.33%) REST
12 168 (28.00%) HTML
13 159 (26.50%) Hibernate
14 156 (26.00%) Linux
15 145 (24.17%) SOAP
16 144 (24.00%) Git (software)
17 135 (22.50%) SQL Server
18 129 (21.50%) NoSQL
19 126 (21.00%) J2EE
20 123 (20.50%) Java EE
21 122 (20.33%) Microservices
22 119 (19.83%) Scrum
23 118 (19.67%) XML
24 114 (19.00%) OO
25 103 (17.17%) CSS
25 103 (17.17%) JUnit
26 101 (16.83%) Computer Science
26 101 (16.83%) JPA
27 99 (16.50%) WebSphere

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 99 (16.50%) WebSphere
2 90 (15.00%) JBoss
3 50 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 49 (8.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 48 (8.00%) Apache
6 47 (7.83%) WebLogic
7 32 (5.33%) Confluence
7 32 (5.33%) GlassFish
8 23 (3.83%) Elasticsearch
9 22 (3.67%) Apache Spark
9 22 (3.67%) MQSeries
10 18 (3.00%) OpenStack
11 16 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (2.00%) WildFly
13 11 (1.83%) Mule
14 10 (1.67%) Apache Geronimo
15 5 (0.83%) GemFire
15 5 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
15 5 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
16 4 (0.67%) Jetty
Applications
1 10 (1.67%) Weka
2 7 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 18 (3.00%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (1.00%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (0.67%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.33%) Kondor
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.17%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.17%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 80 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (5.83%) SaaS
3 24 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (2.83%) OpenShift
5 15 (2.50%) GitHub
6 14 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 14 (2.33%) IaaS
7 12 (2.00%) PaaS
8 6 (1.00%) Boomi
9 5 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.33%) Apigee
11 2 (0.33%) NuGet
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.17%) Force.com
12 1 (0.17%) Office 365
12 1 (0.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 76 (12.67%) HTTP
2 48 (8.00%) Internet
3 29 (4.83%) TCP/IP
4 17 (2.83%) AMQP
5 16 (2.67%) FTP
6 14 (2.33%) Firewall
6 14 (2.33%) SAN
7 13 (2.17%) DNS
7 13 (2.17%) Reverse Proxy
7 13 (2.17%) SSL
7 13 (2.17%) VPN
8 8 (1.33%) SMTP
9 4 (0.67%) Skype
10 3 (0.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (0.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (0.33%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.17%) 3G
12 1 (0.17%) 4G
12 1 (0.17%) Intranet
12 1 (0.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 129 (21.50%) NoSQL
3 82 (13.67%) Relational Database
4 70 (11.67%) Oracle Database
5 60 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 46 (7.67%) MongoDB
7 43 (7.17%) Hadoop
8 38 (6.33%) Big Data
9 35 (5.83%) MySQL
10 34 (5.67%) Cosmos DB
11 27 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
12 24 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 19 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
13 19 (3.17%) HBase
14 15 (2.50%) Sybase ASE
15 12 (2.00%) DB2
16 11 (1.83%) Apache Hive
17 10 (1.67%) CouchDB
17 10 (1.67%) Mahout
17 10 (1.67%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 209 (34.83%) Maven
2 144 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 103 (17.17%) JUnit
4 93 (15.50%) Jenkins
5 86 (14.33%) Gradle
6 71 (11.83%) Subversion
7 63 (10.50%) JIRA
8 49 (8.17%) Cucumber
9 47 (7.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 41 (6.83%) Eclipse
11 36 (6.00%) Visual Studio
12 32 (5.33%) Ant
13 24 (4.00%) IntelliJ
13 24 (4.00%) Vagrant
14 17 (2.83%) Sonatype Nexus
15 15 (2.50%) Mockito
16 13 (2.17%) SoapUI
17 9 (1.50%) Robot Framework
18 8 (1.33%) JBehave
18 8 (1.33%) SonarQube
General
1 227 (37.83%) Finance
2 85 (14.17%) Banking
3 29 (4.83%) Investment Banking
4 27 (4.50%) Financial Institution
5 24 (4.00%) Front Office
6 17 (2.83%) Retail
7 11 (1.83%) Back Office
7 11 (1.83%) French Language
7 11 (1.83%) German Language
7 11 (1.83%) Swedish Language
8 6 (1.00%) Games
9 5 (0.83%) Law
9 5 (0.83%) Marketing
10 4 (0.67%) Legal
11 2 (0.33%) Prime Brokerage
11 2 (0.33%) Publishing
11 2 (0.33%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.17%) Billing
12 1 (0.17%) Electronics
12 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 373 (62.17%) Developer
2 325 (54.17%) Java Developer
3 110 (18.33%) Senior Developer
4 97 (16.17%) Senior Java Developer
5 57 (9.50%) Architect
6 39 (6.50%) Java Developer - Fintech
7 27 (4.50%) Analyst
8 26 (4.33%) Lead Developer
9 25 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
10 24 (4.00%) Java Engineer
11 23 (3.83%) Lead Architect
12 21 (3.50%) Support Analyst
13 19 (3.17%) Pega Architect
14 16 (2.67%) Applications Support
14 16 (2.67%) Applications Support Analyst
15 15 (2.50%) Platform Engineer
15 15 (2.50%) Software Engineer
16 14 (2.33%) J2EE Developer
16 14 (2.33%) Linux Developer
16 14 (2.33%) Pega Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 358 (59.67%) Spring
2 269 (44.83%) Web Services
3 170 (28.33%) REST
4 168 (28.00%) HTML
5 159 (26.50%) Hibernate
6 145 (24.17%) SOAP
7 126 (21.00%) J2EE
8 123 (20.50%) Java EE
9 118 (19.67%) XML
10 103 (17.17%) CSS
11 101 (16.83%) JPA
12 94 (15.67%) AngularJS
13 92 (15.33%) WebSphere MQ
14 87 (14.50%) EJB
15 82 (13.67%) Middleware
16 80 (13.33%) JDBC
17 79 (13.17%) RESTful
18 68 (11.33%) JSP
18 68 (11.33%) Servlets
19 60 (10.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 78 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (11.17%) Enterprise Software
3 56 (9.33%) Fintech
4 53 (8.83%) Greenfield Project
5 41 (6.83%) Management Information System
6 25 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
7 23 (3.83%) CMDB
7 23 (3.83%) Derivative
8 16 (2.67%) Algorithms
9 14 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
10 13 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
10 13 (2.17%) Replication
11 10 (1.67%) Fixed Income
12 9 (1.50%) Clustering
12 9 (1.50%) Cyberthreat
13 8 (1.33%) User Experience
14 7 (1.17%) Equities
15 6 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 6 (1.00%) Robotics
15 6 (1.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 156 (26.00%) Linux
2 66 (11.00%) Unix
3 65 (10.83%) Windows
4 27 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (4.50%) Windows Server
5 23 (3.83%) CentOS
6 6 (1.00%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.83%) Android
7 5 (0.83%) Solaris
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (28.33%) TDD
3 122 (20.33%) Microservices
4 119 (19.83%) Scrum
5 114 (19.00%) OO
6 101 (16.83%) Computer Science
7 91 (15.17%) Continuous Integration
8 85 (14.17%) Software Engineering
9 82 (13.67%) Test Automation
10 81 (13.50%) SDLC
11 77 (12.83%) DevOps
12 71 (11.83%) SOA
13 70 (11.67%) Open Source
13 70 (11.67%) Performance Tuning
14 68 (11.33%) Problem-Solving
15 65 (10.83%) MVC
16 60 (10.00%) High Availability
17 58 (9.67%) Migration
18 48 (8.00%) Multithreading
19 46 (7.67%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 514 (85.67%) Java
2 276 (46.00%) SQL
3 217 (36.17%) JavaScript
4 95 (15.83%) Java 8
5 77 (12.83%) Python
6 69 (11.50%) Shell Script
7 55 (9.17%) C#
8 50 (8.33%) PowerShell
9 49 (8.17%) PL/SQL
10 35 (5.83%) Scala
11 19 (3.17%) T-SQL
11 19 (3.17%) XPath
12 16 (2.67%) Bash Shell
13 14 (2.33%) AWK
14 13 (2.17%) Groovy
15 10 (1.67%) C++
15 10 (1.67%) Ruby
16 9 (1.50%) Perl
17 8 (1.33%) ActionScript
17 8 (1.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 203 (33.83%) Degree
2 83 (13.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (3.00%) Numerate Degree
3 18 (3.00%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.00%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.50%) Master's Degree
5 8 (1.33%) AWS Certification
5 8 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (0.33%) MiFID
3 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.17%) SEPA
3 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 99 (16.50%) Docker
2 21 (3.50%) GridGain
3 13 (2.17%) HDFS
4 11 (1.83%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.83%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.67%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.17%) Firmware
9 1 (0.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 45 (7.50%) Puppet
2 44 (7.33%) Kubernetes
3 42 (7.00%) Ansible
4 39 (6.50%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (2.00%) Grafana
5 12 (2.00%) Prometheus
6 11 (1.83%) Rancher
7 10 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (1.00%) Marathon
9 5 (0.83%) SCOM
10 4 (0.67%) Control-M
11 3 (0.50%) Kibana
12 2 (0.33%) CloudHub
13 1 (0.17%) Capistrano
13 1 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
13 1 (0.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 245 (40.83%) Oracle
2 56 (9.33%) TIBCO
3 44 (7.33%) Microsoft
4 37 (6.17%) Sybase
5 36 (6.00%) IBM
6 35 (5.83%) Pega
7 32 (5.33%) SAP
8 31 (5.17%) Splunk
9 27 (4.50%) Solace
10 26 (4.33%) Red Hat
11 16 (2.67%) VMware
12 14 (2.33%) Terracotta
13 13 (2.17%) Software AG
14 11 (1.83%) Alteryx
15 10 (1.67%) Tableau
16 9 (1.50%) Google
17 8 (1.33%) Atlassian
18 7 (1.17%) BEA
19 6 (1.00%) Bloomberg
19 6 (1.00%) Reuters