Period
to 1 December 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 1 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Messaging Service (JMS)
UK
6 months to
1 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 784 533 703
Rank change year-on-year -251 +170 -81
Permanent jobs citing JMS 274 198 372
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.36% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 0.82% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 199 153 314
10th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £61,000 £53,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £70,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.93% +17.50% -4.00%
75th Percentile £88,125 £95,000 £75,938
90th Percentile £110,000 £100,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +21.74% +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 50,528 24,220 51,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.13% 43.85% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32,496 20,954 42,571
10th Percentile £36,750 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £91,250 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

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 1 December 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 1 December 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 -241 244 £77,500 +6.90% 48
London -202 163 £80,000 -1.54% 32
UK excluding London -204 87 £70,000 +21.74% 22
Work from Home -201 73 £80,000 -5.88% 4
South East -145 21 £77,500 +19.23% 4
Midlands -110 19 £80,000 +13.48% 3
West Midlands -97 17 £80,000 +88.24% 3
North of England -121 17 £50,000 +2.56% 6
North West -87 16 £50,000 - 5
South West -56 14 £70,000 -
Wales -47 8 £45,000 -
East of England -105 4 £72,500 - 4
Northern Ireland -49 3 £60,000 -7.69%
East Midlands -69 2 £62,500 -11.35%
North East -24 1 £30,000 -36.84%
Scotland -77 1 - - 5

For the 6 months to 1 December 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.

1 218 (79.56%) Java
2 185 (67.52%) Spring
3 164 (59.85%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (38.69%) REST
5 97 (35.40%) Web Services
6 94 (34.31%) Microservices
7 90 (32.85%) Kubernetes
8 87 (31.75%) Jenkins
9 86 (31.39%) Spring Boot
10 77 (28.10%) JavaScript
10 77 (28.10%) SQL
11 75 (27.37%) SOAP
11 75 (27.37%) Docker
11 75 (27.37%) Java 8
12 72 (26.28%) Problem-Solving
13 70 (25.55%) Kafka
14 65 (23.72%) XML
15 63 (22.99%) Continuous Integration
16 62 (22.63%) Relational Database
17 60 (21.90%) AWS
17 60 (21.90%) TDD
18 58 (21.17%) Social Skills
19 57 (20.80%) DevOps
20 55 (20.07%) Software Engineering
21 54 (19.71%) Hibernate
21 54 (19.71%) Finance
21 54 (19.71%) Node.js
22 52 (18.98%) Git (software)
23 51 (18.61%) Maven
23 51 (18.61%) 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 48 (17.52%) Tomcat
2 34 (12.41%) Apache
3 33 (12.04%) Mule
4 29 (10.58%) Anypoint
4 29 (10.58%) Mule ESB
5 22 (8.03%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (4.74%) Apache Spark
7 12 (4.38%) Camunda
7 12 (4.38%) WebLogic
8 11 (4.01%) Apache TomEE
9 10 (3.65%) Jetty
9 10 (3.65%) WebSphere
10 9 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (2.19%) Confluence
12 5 (1.82%) JBoss
13 4 (1.46%) Apache Solr
13 4 (1.46%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (1.46%) GlassFish
13 4 (1.46%) Oracle Service Bus
14 2 (0.73%) JCAPS
Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.36%) InDesign
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.19%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (0.73%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 60 (21.90%) AWS
2 50 (18.25%) Azure
3 23 (8.39%) GCP
3 23 (8.39%) GitHub
4 13 (4.74%) Amazon SQS
4 13 (4.74%) OpenShift
4 13 (4.74%) PaaS
5 7 (2.55%) Sauce Labs
6 5 (1.82%) Kong
6 5 (1.82%) SaaS
7 3 (1.09%) Boomi
8 2 (0.73%) Serverless
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon EKS
9 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.36%) Azure Service Bus
9 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.36%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.20%) HTTP
2 16 (5.84%) Internet
3 13 (4.74%) NetScaler
4 11 (4.01%) AMQP
5 6 (2.19%) FTP
6 3 (1.09%) SMTP
6 3 (1.09%) SSL
7 2 (0.73%) Firewall
7 2 (0.73%) SMPP
7 2 (0.73%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.36%) DHCP
8 1 (0.36%) DNS
8 1 (0.36%) DSL
8 1 (0.36%) Network Security
8 1 (0.36%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.36%) SSH
8 1 (0.36%) Telnet
8 1 (0.36%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (22.63%) Relational Database
2 48 (17.52%) MySQL
3 43 (15.69%) NoSQL
3 43 (15.69%) PostgreSQL
4 34 (12.41%) MongoDB
4 34 (12.41%) Redis
5 31 (11.31%) Hadoop
6 27 (9.85%) SQL Server
7 19 (6.93%) Apache Cassandra
8 18 (6.57%) Big Data
9 15 (5.47%) RDBMS
10 13 (4.74%) Oracle Database
11 12 (4.38%) Amazon Aurora
11 12 (4.38%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.82%) Hazelcast
12 5 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (1.46%) DB2
14 3 (1.09%) Apache Ignite
15 2 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 2 (0.73%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 87 (31.75%) Jenkins
2 52 (18.98%) Git (software)
3 51 (18.61%) Maven
4 41 (14.96%) JUnit
5 37 (13.50%) Subversion
6 29 (10.58%) Cucumber
7 27 (9.85%) JIRA
7 27 (9.85%) Mockito
8 21 (7.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 16 (5.84%) Mocha
10 14 (5.11%) Gradle
11 12 (4.38%) Bitbucket
11 12 (4.38%) Gatling
11 12 (4.38%) Jasmine
11 12 (4.38%) Karma Test Runner
11 12 (4.38%) Pa11y
11 12 (4.38%) Protractor
11 12 (4.38%) Sinon.JS
11 12 (4.38%) Vagrant
11 12 (4.38%) WebDriver
General
1 58 (21.17%) Social Skills
2 54 (19.71%) Finance
3 29 (10.58%) Back Office
4 27 (9.85%) Banking
5 22 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (7.66%) Games
7 15 (5.47%) Advertising
8 12 (4.38%) Retail
8 12 (4.38%) Retail Finance
9 10 (3.65%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 8 (2.92%) Investment Banking
10 8 (2.92%) Online Betting
11 7 (2.55%) Front Office
11 7 (2.55%) Private Banking
11 7 (2.55%) Public Sector
12 4 (1.46%) Public Speaking
13 3 (1.09%) Financial Institution
13 3 (1.09%) Presentation Skills
13 3 (1.09%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.73%) Legal
Job Titles
1 175 (63.87%) Developer
2 134 (48.91%) Java Developer
3 39 (14.23%) Lead Developer
4 35 (12.77%) Senior Developer
5 33 (12.04%) Lead Java Developer
6 32 (11.68%) Senior Java Developer
7 28 (10.22%) MuleSoft Developer
8 19 (6.93%) Architect
9 17 (6.20%) Java Team Leader
9 17 (6.20%) Software Engineer
9 17 (6.20%) Team Leader
10 16 (5.84%) DevOps Engineer
11 14 (5.11%) Full Stack Developer
12 13 (4.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (4.74%) Linux Engineer
12 13 (4.74%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (4.74%) Technical Leader
13 12 (4.38%) Java Engineer
13 12 (4.38%) Lead DevOps
13 12 (4.38%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (67.52%) Spring
2 106 (38.69%) REST
3 97 (35.40%) Web Services
4 86 (31.39%) Spring Boot
5 75 (27.37%) SOAP
6 70 (25.55%) Kafka
7 65 (23.72%) XML
8 54 (19.71%) Hibernate
8 54 (19.71%) Node.js
9 51 (18.61%) ActiveMQ
10 50 (18.25%) RESTful
11 49 (17.88%) JPA
12 46 (16.79%) JAX-RS
12 46 (16.79%) Middleware
13 43 (15.69%) Apache CXF
13 43 (15.69%) HTML
13 43 (15.69%) React
14 41 (14.96%) XSLT
15 38 (13.87%) HTML5
16 36 (13.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.58%) Self-Motivation
2 28 (10.22%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (8.03%) Cloud Native
4 13 (4.74%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (2.92%) Smartphone
6 7 (2.55%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.55%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.19%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.19%) Equities
8 5 (1.82%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.46%) Clustering
9 4 (1.46%) SWIFT
9 4 (1.46%) User Experience
10 3 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (1.09%) NHS
10 3 (1.09%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.73%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.73%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 49 (17.88%) Linux
2 36 (13.14%) Unix
3 20 (7.30%) Windows
4 14 (5.11%) Windows Server
5 13 (4.74%) CentOS
6 5 (1.82%) VMS
7 3 (1.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (59.85%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (34.31%) Microservices
3 72 (26.28%) Problem-Solving
4 63 (22.99%) Continuous Integration
5 60 (21.90%) TDD
6 57 (20.80%) DevOps
7 55 (20.07%) Software Engineering
8 50 (18.25%) SOA
8 50 (18.25%) Test Automation
9 47 (17.15%) Domain-Driven Design
10 42 (15.33%) Scrum
11 41 (14.96%) Performance Monitoring
12 40 (14.60%) Mentoring
13 38 (13.87%) BDD
14 34 (12.41%) EAI
15 32 (11.68%) Software Testing
16 31 (11.31%) Open Source
16 31 (11.31%) SDLC
17 29 (10.58%) Multithreading
17 29 (10.58%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 218 (79.56%) Java
2 77 (28.10%) JavaScript
2 77 (28.10%) SQL
3 75 (27.37%) Java 8
4 14 (5.11%) C++
4 14 (5.11%) Python
4 14 (5.11%) TypeScript
5 10 (3.65%) Shell Script
6 8 (2.92%) PL/SQL
7 7 (2.55%) Groovy
7 7 (2.55%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.19%) ES6
8 6 (2.19%) Perl
9 4 (1.46%) Java 9
9 4 (1.46%) XPath
10 3 (1.09%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.09%) C
10 3 (1.09%) Java 11
10 3 (1.09%) Kotlin
10 3 (1.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (10.58%) Degree
2 13 (4.74%) RHCE
3 8 (2.92%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.92%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.46%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.11%) QA
2 3 (1.09%) HL7
3 1 (0.36%) SEPA
System Software
1 75 (27.37%) Docker
2 13 (4.74%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (4.74%) vSphere
2 13 (4.74%) XenApp
2 13 (4.74%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 90 (32.85%) Kubernetes
2 43 (15.69%) Ansible
3 30 (10.95%) Terraform
4 14 (5.11%) Puppet
5 6 (2.19%) Consul
5 6 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.36%) Kibana
6 1 (0.36%) logstash
6 1 (0.36%) Nagios
Vendors
1 37 (13.50%) Oracle
2 31 (11.31%) MuleSoft
3 19 (6.93%) Microsoft
4 13 (4.74%) F5
4 13 (4.74%) Red Hat
4 13 (4.74%) VMware
5 11 (4.01%) IBM
6 9 (3.28%) Google
7 8 (2.92%) Cognizant
8 7 (2.55%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.46%) Dynatrace
9 4 (1.46%) Splunk
10 3 (1.09%) Dell
10 3 (1.09%) SAP
10 3 (1.09%) Solace
10 3 (1.09%) Sybase
11 2 (0.73%) hybris
11 2 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.36%) SaltStack
12 1 (0.36%) ServiceNow