Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Messaging Service (JMS)
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 571 494 425
Rank change year-on-year -77 -69 +37
Permanent jobs citing JMS 722 987 1,398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.57% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 1.40% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 512 702 1,067
UK median annual salary £61,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,125 £37,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £53,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.33% +13.16% -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 67,109 70,420 75,311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.30% 40.34% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 55,608 58,261 65,317
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -75 664 £61,000 +1.67% 97
London -25 393 £70,000 +7.69% 50
UK excluding London -113 309 £52,500 -2.33% 57
South East -3 122 £52,500 -19.23% 15
Midlands +20 65 £55,000 +10.00% 10
North of England -39 47 £47,500 -5.00% 15
West Midlands +17 37 £60,000 +20.00% 6
Scotland -25 32 £52,500 -4.55% 7
North West -30 29 £51,250 +2.50% 6
East Midlands +9 28 £52,500 -4.55% 4
East of England -21 23 £79,500 +38.26% 4
Yorkshire +9 13 £37,000 -29.52% 8
South West -33 13 £51,250 +6.86% 3
Northern Ireland -7 5 £67,500 +25.58% 3
North East -9 5 £42,500 -11.46% 1
Wales - 4 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 659 (91.27%) Java
2 422 (58.45%) Spring
3 358 (49.58%) SQL
4 336 (46.54%) Agile Software Development
5 307 (42.52%) Web Services
6 263 (36.43%) Oracle
7 253 (35.04%) Finance
8 231 (31.99%) JavaScript
8 231 (31.99%) Maven
9 202 (27.98%) TDD
10 196 (27.15%) XML
11 194 (26.87%) Degree
12 188 (26.04%) HTML
13 186 (25.76%) Linux
14 177 (24.52%) Hibernate
15 162 (22.44%) REST
16 161 (22.30%) J2EE
17 157 (21.75%) NoSQL
18 154 (21.33%) OO
19 150 (20.78%) Git (software)
20 140 (19.39%) EJB
21 138 (19.11%) CSS
21 138 (19.11%) SOAP
22 133 (18.42%) JUnit
22 133 (18.42%) Java EE
23 131 (18.14%) SOA
24 125 (17.31%) Scrum
25 121 (16.76%) Software Engineering
26 117 (16.20%) SQL Server
26 117 (16.20%) Unix

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
1 105 (14.54%) WebSphere
2 88 (12.19%) JBoss
3 72 (9.97%) Tomcat
4 70 (9.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 68 (9.42%) Apache
6 62 (8.59%) WebLogic
7 41 (5.68%) Apache Spark
8 30 (4.16%) MQSeries
9 24 (3.32%) GlassFish
10 23 (3.19%) BizTalk Server
11 19 (2.63%) Confluence
12 16 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (1.94%) OpenStack
14 13 (1.80%) Oracle Coherence
15 12 (1.66%) WebSphere Application Server
16 11 (1.52%) Apache Solr
17 10 (1.39%) Jetty
18 9 (1.25%) Mule
18 9 (1.25%) WildFly
19 7 (0.97%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.28%) Weka
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 17 (2.35%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.11%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (1.11%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.83%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.28%) Kondor
5 2 (0.28%) Magento
6 1 (0.14%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 84 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (3.32%) SaaS
3 19 (2.63%) OpenShift
4 13 (1.80%) Boomi
4 13 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.66%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (1.66%) IaaS
6 11 (1.52%) GitHub
7 9 (1.25%) PaaS
8 7 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (0.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 6 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.55%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.28%) Serverless
12 2 (0.28%) Slack
12 2 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.14%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 94 (13.02%) HTTP
2 46 (6.37%) Internet
3 38 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 27 (3.74%) FTP
5 18 (2.49%) AMQP
6 16 (2.22%) SSL
7 14 (1.94%) SMTP
8 13 (1.80%) DNS
8 13 (1.80%) Firewall
9 12 (1.66%) SAN
10 11 (1.52%) Reverse Proxy
10 11 (1.52%) VPN
11 4 (0.55%) Intranet
11 4 (0.55%) Network Security
11 4 (0.55%) Skype
12 3 (0.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 3 (0.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 3 (0.42%) VoIP
13 2 (0.28%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.28%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (21.75%) NoSQL
2 117 (16.20%) SQL Server
3 82 (11.36%) Relational Database
4 81 (11.22%) Big Data
5 55 (7.62%) Oracle Database
6 51 (7.06%) Hadoop
6 51 (7.06%) MySQL
7 50 (6.93%) MongoDB
8 49 (6.79%) RDBMS
9 32 (4.43%) DB2
10 31 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
11 22 (3.05%) Sybase ASE
12 19 (2.63%) MarkLogic
13 17 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
13 17 (2.35%) Data Lake
13 17 (2.35%) Oracle ODI
14 15 (2.08%) Cosmos DB
14 15 (2.08%) Redis
15 14 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 231 (31.99%) Maven
2 150 (20.78%) Git (software)
3 133 (18.42%) JUnit
4 90 (12.47%) Jenkins
5 74 (10.25%) Subversion
6 73 (10.11%) Gradle
7 63 (8.73%) Eclipse
8 54 (7.48%) JIRA
9 47 (6.51%) Cucumber
10 39 (5.40%) IntelliJ
11 34 (4.71%) Ant
12 31 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
13 30 (4.16%) Vagrant
14 27 (3.74%) Mockito
15 20 (2.77%) NetBeans
16 18 (2.49%) Visual Studio
17 13 (1.80%) Selenium
18 12 (1.66%) SoapUI
19 11 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 11 (1.52%) JBehave
General
1 253 (35.04%) Finance
2 100 (13.85%) Banking
3 63 (8.73%) Investment Banking
4 59 (8.17%) Financial Institution
5 26 (3.60%) Front Office
6 22 (3.05%) Retail
7 19 (2.63%) Games
8 12 (1.66%) Back Office
9 9 (1.25%) French Language
9 9 (1.25%) German Language
9 9 (1.25%) Swedish Language
10 8 (1.11%) Prime Brokerage
11 6 (0.83%) Advertising
11 6 (0.83%) Publishing
11 6 (0.83%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.42%) Marketing
13 2 (0.28%) Automotive
13 2 (0.28%) Law
13 2 (0.28%) Legal
13 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 444 (61.50%) Developer
2 372 (51.52%) Java Developer
3 135 (18.70%) Senior Developer
4 116 (16.07%) Senior Java Developer
5 63 (8.73%) Architect
6 34 (4.71%) Lead Developer
7 31 (4.29%) Java Developer - Fintech
7 31 (4.29%) Linux Developer
8 30 (4.16%) Java Engineer
9 25 (3.46%) Software Engineer
10 24 (3.32%) Lead Java Developer
11 23 (3.19%) Support Engineer
12 22 (3.05%) Java Architect
13 20 (2.77%) Analyst
13 20 (2.77%) Big Data Developer
14 19 (2.63%) Integration Engineer
14 19 (2.63%) Senior Integration Engineer
14 19 (2.63%) Senior Support Engineer
15 18 (2.49%) Software Developer
15 18 (2.49%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 422 (58.45%) Spring
2 307 (42.52%) Web Services
3 196 (27.15%) XML
4 188 (26.04%) HTML
5 177 (24.52%) Hibernate
6 162 (22.44%) REST
7 161 (22.30%) J2EE
8 140 (19.39%) EJB
9 138 (19.11%) CSS
9 138 (19.11%) SOAP
10 133 (18.42%) Java EE
11 115 (15.93%) RESTful
12 103 (14.27%) AngularJS
12 103 (14.27%) JDBC
13 99 (13.71%) Kafka
14 96 (13.30%) JSON
15 93 (12.88%) JPA
15 93 (12.88%) Servlets
16 89 (12.33%) JSP
17 84 (11.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 97 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (13.30%) Enterprise Software
3 84 (11.63%) Computer Science
4 53 (7.34%) Fintech
5 35 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
6 31 (4.29%) Cyberthreat
7 26 (3.60%) Derivative
8 23 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
9 22 (3.05%) Management Information System
10 20 (2.77%) User Experience
11 16 (2.22%) Clustering
12 15 (2.08%) Algorithms
13 13 (1.80%) Fixed Income
14 12 (1.66%) CMDB
14 12 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
14 12 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
15 11 (1.52%) Replication
16 10 (1.39%) Equities
17 9 (1.25%) Smart Meter
18 8 (1.11%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 186 (25.76%) Linux
2 117 (16.20%) Unix
3 48 (6.65%) Windows
4 13 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (1.66%) CentOS
5 12 (1.66%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.25%) Solaris
7 7 (0.97%) Android
8 3 (0.42%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.28%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.28%) HPUX
9 2 (0.28%) SUSE
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (46.54%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (27.98%) TDD
3 154 (21.33%) OO
4 131 (18.14%) SOA
5 125 (17.31%) Scrum
6 121 (16.76%) Software Engineering
7 112 (15.51%) SDLC
8 110 (15.24%) Microservices
9 104 (14.40%) Test Automation
10 100 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
11 92 (12.74%) Open Source
12 91 (12.60%) Problem-Solving
13 77 (10.66%) MVC
14 68 (9.42%) BDD
15 62 (8.59%) DevOps
16 60 (8.31%) Low Latency
17 57 (7.89%) Unit Testing
18 55 (7.62%) Performance Tuning
19 53 (7.34%) Multithreading
20 52 (7.20%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 659 (91.27%) Java
2 358 (49.58%) SQL
3 231 (31.99%) JavaScript
4 116 (16.07%) Python
5 113 (15.65%) Java 8
6 95 (13.16%) Shell Script
7 60 (8.31%) Scala
8 51 (7.06%) PL/SQL
9 50 (6.93%) C#
10 39 (5.40%) PowerShell
11 32 (4.43%) Perl
12 25 (3.46%) Ruby
13 23 (3.19%) Bash Shell
13 23 (3.19%) Groovy
14 20 (2.77%) XQuery
15 17 (2.35%) C
16 16 (2.22%) C++
16 16 (2.22%) XPath
17 14 (1.94%) ActionScript
17 14 (1.94%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 194 (26.87%) Degree
2 60 (8.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (3.19%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.91%) Master's Degree
5 18 (2.49%) SC Cleared
6 14 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.97%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.28%) HNC
8 2 (0.28%) HND
9 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.32%) QA
2 4 (0.55%) MiFID
2 4 (0.55%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.42%) ISO 20022
3 3 (0.42%) PA-DSS
4 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 88 (12.19%) Docker
2 25 (3.46%) GridGain
3 14 (1.94%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (1.52%) HDFS
5 8 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.97%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.42%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.28%) Firmware
8 2 (0.28%) iptables
8 2 (0.28%) LXC
9 1 (0.14%) Gluster
9 1 (0.14%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.14%) NFS
9 1 (0.14%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 47 (6.51%) Puppet
2 38 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (5.12%) Ansible
4 35 (4.85%) Kubernetes
5 14 (1.94%) Kibana
6 9 (1.25%) Marathon
7 6 (0.83%) SCOM
8 4 (0.55%) Cobbler
9 3 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.42%) Nagios
9 3 (0.42%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.28%) Control-M
10 2 (0.28%) Rancher
11 1 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.14%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.14%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.14%) MOM
11 1 (0.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 263 (36.43%) Oracle
2 68 (9.42%) TIBCO
3 55 (7.62%) IBM
4 46 (6.37%) Sybase
5 39 (5.40%) SAP
6 38 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 22 (3.05%) Informatica
8 21 (2.91%) Cloudera
8 21 (2.91%) Talend
9 20 (2.77%) Solace
10 19 (2.63%) BEA
10 19 (2.63%) Splunk
11 17 (2.35%) EXASOL
11 17 (2.35%) Pega
11 17 (2.35%) SnapLogic
12 14 (1.94%) Google
12 14 (1.94%) Red Hat
13 12 (1.66%) VMware
14 11 (1.52%) ServiceNow
15 8 (1.11%) Software AG