Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Messaging Service (JMS)
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 501 429 459
Rank change year-on-year -72 +30 +30
Permanent jobs citing JMS 952 1366 1371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.71% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 1.83% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 676 1026 1045
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £41,875 £37,500 £36,850
90th Percentile £88,750 £91,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +17.65%

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 70198 74608 82586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.13% 38.88% 37.92%
Number of salaries quoted 58096 64678 70633
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +0.84%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 17 October 2017.

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 17 October 2017. 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 -72 870 £60,000 - 107
London -113 486 £65,000 -7.14% 75
UK excluding London -27 441 £52,500 +5.00% 35
South East -21 111 £65,000 +36.84% 9
North of England +21 108 £50,000 +13.64% 10
North West +11 72 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Midlands +32 64 £52,250 -9.13% 4
South West +50 51 £47,960 -33.85% 4
Scotland -33 49 £55,000 +4.76% 3
East of England -23 43 £53,750 -6.52% 4
West Midlands +13 40 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Yorkshire +29 35 £55,000 +37.50% 6
East Midlands +51 24 £52,000 -0.95% 2
Northern Ireland -28 15 £53,750 +7.50% 1
North East +15 1 £48,000 -20.00%
Wales - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing JMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for JMS.

1 876 (92.02%) Java
2 626 (65.76%) Spring
3 609 (63.97%) Agile Software Development
4 408 (42.86%) Oracle
5 370 (38.87%) SQL
6 349 (36.66%) Hibernate
7 347 (36.45%) REST
8 337 (35.40%) Web Services
9 322 (33.82%) XML
10 316 (33.19%) Finance
11 311 (32.67%) Maven
12 300 (31.51%) TDD
13 272 (28.57%) JavaScript
14 265 (27.84%) Scrum
15 256 (26.89%) J2EE
16 248 (26.05%) Tomcat
17 245 (25.74%) SOAP
18 241 (25.32%) SOA
19 219 (23.00%) Git (software)
20 212 (22.27%) JUnit
21 208 (21.85%) JBoss
21 208 (21.85%) MVC
22 206 (21.64%) Banking
23 201 (21.11%) RESTful
24 193 (20.27%) Unix
25 188 (19.75%) Microservices
26 185 (19.43%) Java EE
27 182 (19.12%) HTML
28 179 (18.80%) BDD
29 170 (17.86%) Multithreading

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
1 248 (26.05%) Tomcat
2 208 (21.85%) JBoss
3 152 (15.97%) WebSphere
4 138 (14.50%) WebLogic
5 117 (12.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 71 (7.46%) Confluence
7 49 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
8 46 (4.83%) Apache Spark
9 37 (3.89%) Mule
10 36 (3.78%) GlassFish
11 35 (3.68%) Apache
12 34 (3.57%) Jetty
13 29 (3.05%) Anypoint
14 28 (2.94%) Oracle Coherence
15 26 (2.73%) Mule ESB
15 26 (2.73%) WebSphere Application Server
16 24 (2.52%) GemFire
17 21 (2.21%) Oracle Service Bus
18 18 (1.89%) CMS
19 17 (1.79%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 29 (3.05%) Oracle BPM
2 14 (1.47%) Pega PRPC
3 13 (1.37%) NetSuite
4 12 (1.26%) SAP Hybris
5 10 (1.05%) BusinessWorks
6 7 (0.74%) Unica
7 6 (0.63%) Eloqua
7 6 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
8 5 (0.53%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.42%) Kondor
10 1 (0.11%) AquaLogic BPM
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.11%) RMDS
10 1 (0.11%) SAP MII
10 1 (0.11%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 88 (9.24%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (4.41%) SaaS
3 36 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (3.57%) GitHub
5 17 (1.79%) OpenShift
6 16 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
7 15 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (1.37%) IaaS
9 9 (0.95%) npm
10 8 (0.84%) Boomi
11 7 (0.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 7 (0.74%) Silverpop
12 6 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
12 6 (0.63%) Taleo
13 4 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
15 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.21%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (6.41%) HTTP
2 46 (4.83%) AMQP
3 34 (3.57%) Internet
4 26 (2.73%) FTP
5 15 (1.58%) LDAP
6 14 (1.47%) SSL
7 13 (1.37%) HTTPS
7 13 (1.37%) TCP/IP
8 11 (1.16%) SMTP
9 9 (0.95%) DNS
10 7 (0.74%) Firewall
11 4 (0.42%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (0.42%) SAN
11 4 (0.42%) VPN
12 3 (0.32%) SNMP
13 2 (0.21%) 3G
13 2 (0.21%) 4G
13 2 (0.21%) ATM
13 2 (0.21%) Intranet
13 2 (0.21%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (17.54%) NoSQL
2 165 (17.33%) SQL Server
3 153 (16.07%) Relational Database
4 106 (11.13%) MongoDB
5 103 (10.82%) PostgreSQL
6 97 (10.19%) MySQL
7 72 (7.56%) Hadoop
8 61 (6.41%) Big Data
9 60 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
10 59 (6.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 59 (6.20%) RDBMS
11 58 (6.09%) BusinessObjects
12 53 (5.57%) Oracle Database
12 53 (5.57%) Redis
13 35 (3.68%) DB2
14 31 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
15 24 (2.52%) Couchbase
15 24 (2.52%) Riak
16 23 (2.42%) Hazelcast
16 23 (2.42%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 311 (32.67%) Maven
2 219 (23.00%) Git (software)
3 212 (22.27%) JUnit
4 127 (13.34%) JIRA
5 115 (12.08%) Jenkins
6 113 (11.87%) Subversion
7 105 (11.03%) Mockito
8 97 (10.19%) Eclipse
9 93 (9.77%) Cucumber
10 67 (7.04%) IntelliJ
11 61 (6.41%) Sonatype Nexus
11 61 (6.41%) TeamCity
12 49 (5.15%) Ant
13 45 (4.73%) Gradle
14 40 (4.20%) Selenium
15 35 (3.68%) JBehave
16 26 (2.73%) Bitbucket
16 26 (2.73%) Vagrant
17 24 (2.52%) FitNesse
18 21 (2.21%) SoapUI
General
1 316 (33.19%) Finance
2 206 (21.64%) Banking
3 96 (10.08%) Investment Banking
4 87 (9.14%) Retail
5 81 (8.51%) Marketing
6 67 (7.04%) Retail Banking
7 66 (6.93%) Publishing
8 55 (5.78%) Games
9 36 (3.78%) Front Office
10 27 (2.84%) Legal
11 24 (2.52%) Financial Institution
12 15 (1.58%) Back Office
13 12 (1.26%) Telecoms
14 9 (0.95%) Law
15 6 (0.63%) Billing
15 6 (0.63%) French Language
15 6 (0.63%) German Language
15 6 (0.63%) Prime Brokerage
16 5 (0.53%) Electronics
16 5 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 619 (65.02%) Developer
2 537 (56.41%) Java Developer
3 214 (22.48%) Senior Developer
4 187 (19.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 143 (15.02%) Architect
6 90 (9.45%) Oracle Developer
7 77 (8.09%) Java Engineer
8 76 (7.98%) Lead Developer
9 71 (7.46%) Java Architect
10 61 (6.41%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 59 (6.20%) Solutions Architect
12 56 (5.88%) Consultant
13 55 (5.78%) Lead Java Developer
13 55 (5.78%) Software Engineer
14 41 (4.31%) Java Software Developer
15 35 (3.68%) Java Solutions Architect
16 34 (3.57%) Software Developer
17 33 (3.47%) Full Stack Developer
17 33 (3.47%) Java Software Engineer
18 26 (2.73%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 626 (65.76%) Spring
2 349 (36.66%) Hibernate
3 347 (36.45%) REST
4 337 (35.40%) Web Services
5 322 (33.82%) XML
6 256 (26.89%) J2EE
7 245 (25.74%) SOAP
8 201 (21.11%) RESTful
9 185 (19.43%) Java EE
10 182 (19.12%) HTML
11 163 (17.12%) EJB
12 151 (15.86%) CSS
13 141 (14.81%) JDBC
13 141 (14.81%) JPA
14 130 (13.66%) AngularJS
15 125 (13.13%) JSON
16 124 (13.03%) Spring Boot
17 111 (11.66%) Middleware
18 99 (10.40%) XSLT
19 93 (9.77%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 78 (8.19%) Computer Science
2 76 (7.98%) User Experience
3 61 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (6.41%) Enterprise Software
4 54 (5.67%) Greenfield Project
5 45 (4.73%) Fintech
6 29 (3.05%) Mainframe
7 27 (2.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 27 (2.84%) iPad
8 20 (2.10%) Equities
9 18 (1.89%) Derivative
9 18 (1.89%) Virtual Team
10 16 (1.68%) Credit Risk
10 16 (1.68%) Fixed Income
10 16 (1.68%) Mobile App
11 15 (1.58%) Client/Server
11 15 (1.58%) Online Games
12 13 (1.37%) Clustering
13 12 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
13 12 (1.26%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 193 (20.27%) Unix
2 147 (15.44%) Linux
3 51 (5.36%) Windows
4 18 (1.89%) Solaris
5 16 (1.68%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.58%) Android
7 8 (0.84%) AIX
7 8 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.32%) CentOS
9 3 (0.32%) HPUX
9 3 (0.32%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.21%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 609 (63.97%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (31.51%) TDD
3 265 (27.84%) Scrum
4 241 (25.32%) SOA
5 208 (21.85%) MVC
6 188 (19.75%) Microservices
7 179 (18.80%) BDD
8 170 (17.86%) Multithreading
9 155 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
10 145 (15.23%) Software Engineering
11 130 (13.66%) Unit Testing
12 123 (12.92%) SDLC
13 120 (12.61%) Test Automation
14 115 (12.08%) DevOps
15 105 (11.03%) Kanban
16 103 (10.82%) Analytics
17 99 (10.40%) Mentoring
18 95 (9.98%) OO
19 94 (9.87%) Asset Management
20 90 (9.45%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 876 (92.02%) Java
2 370 (38.87%) SQL
3 272 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 124 (13.03%) Python
5 118 (12.39%) PL/SQL
6 88 (9.24%) Bash Shell
7 61 (6.41%) Perl
8 55 (5.78%) Ruby
8 55 (5.78%) Shell Script
9 54 (5.67%) XPath
10 53 (5.57%) Scala
11 49 (5.15%) C#
12 36 (3.78%) Groovy
13 25 (2.63%) C
13 25 (2.63%) C++
14 20 (2.10%) Go
15 17 (1.79%) T-SQL
16 14 (1.47%) PHP
17 11 (1.16%) ActionScript
17 11 (1.16%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 135 (14.18%) Degree
2 46 (4.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (1.58%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.26%) PMI Certification
6 11 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (1.16%) OCPJP
7 10 (1.05%) Master's Degree
7 10 (1.05%) Sun Certification
8 9 (0.95%) OCMJD
9 8 (0.84%) OCPJWCD
9 8 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
11 4 (0.42%) AWS Certification
12 2 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.11%) CITP
13 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (10.61%) QA
2 5 (0.53%) EMIR
3 4 (0.42%) SLA
4 3 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 109 (11.45%) Docker
2 5 (0.53%) OpenAM
2 5 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.21%) ClearTrust
5 1 (0.11%) Gluster
5 1 (0.11%) GridGain
5 1 (0.11%) iptables
5 1 (0.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 36 (3.78%) Puppet
2 30 (3.15%) Ansible
2 30 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (2.42%) CloudHub
4 22 (2.31%) Kubernetes
5 15 (1.58%) Cobbler
6 11 (1.16%) Packer
6 11 (1.16%) Terraform
7 9 (0.95%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 5 (0.53%) Marathon
8 5 (0.53%) MOM
9 4 (0.42%) Kibana
9 4 (0.42%) Prometheus
10 3 (0.32%) Control-M
10 3 (0.32%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.32%) ITRS Geneos
11 2 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.21%) Nagios
11 2 (0.21%) Netcool
12 1 (0.11%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 408 (42.86%) Oracle
2 142 (14.92%) TIBCO
3 106 (11.13%) IBM
4 64 (6.72%) Microsoft
5 53 (5.57%) Tableau
6 51 (5.36%) MuleSoft
7 42 (4.41%) Sybase
8 39 (4.10%) SAP
9 34 (3.57%) Google
10 25 (2.63%) Pega
11 21 (2.21%) Solace
12 20 (2.10%) BEA
13 17 (1.79%) Cognizant
13 17 (1.79%) hybris
14 16 (1.68%) Informatica
15 15 (1.58%) Red Hat
16 13 (1.37%) Perforce
16 13 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
16 13 (1.37%) Workday
17 12 (1.26%) Chordiant