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

Java Messaging Service (JMS)
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 451 416 436
Rank change year-on-year -35 +20 +36
Permanent jobs citing JMS 1136 1442 1459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 0.73% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.59% 1.88% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 800 1112 1161
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

JMS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 71294 76687 82216
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.50% 38.74% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 59363 66550 70110
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
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 August 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 August 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 -20 1048 £60,000 - 82
London -66 567 £65,000 -3.70% 59
UK excluding London +1 542 £50,000 - 29
South East +1 151 £65,000 +36.84% 10
North of England +12 124 £50,000 +11.11% 5
North West +11 89 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Midlands +20 84 £50,000 -13.04% 3
East of England +17 78 £55,000 -4.35% 3
Scotland -24 49 £61,250 +16.67% 5
West Midlands -13 47 £50,000 -13.04% 2
South West +17 39 £47,960 +0.97% 2
East Midlands +62 37 £50,000 +37.93% 1
Yorkshire +4 34 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Northern Ireland -9 12 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Wales +17 5 £25,000 -16.67%
North East +25 1 £48,000 -20.00%

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 1040 (91.55%) Java
2 761 (66.99%) Spring
3 685 (60.30%) Agile Software Development
4 466 (41.02%) Oracle
5 449 (39.52%) Hibernate
6 415 (36.53%) Web Services
7 400 (35.21%) SQL
8 376 (33.10%) XML
9 359 (31.60%) Maven
10 358 (31.51%) Finance
11 356 (31.34%) REST
12 354 (31.16%) TDD
13 319 (28.08%) J2EE
14 317 (27.90%) SOA
15 302 (26.58%) SOAP
16 286 (25.18%) JavaScript
17 276 (24.30%) Scrum
18 270 (23.77%) Tomcat
19 249 (21.92%) JBoss
20 241 (21.21%) JUnit
21 239 (21.04%) Banking
22 230 (20.25%) MVC
23 229 (20.16%) Unix
24 226 (19.89%) Java EE
25 202 (17.78%) NoSQL
26 199 (17.52%) RESTful
27 198 (17.43%) Relational Database
28 196 (17.25%) Git (software)
29 195 (17.17%) Microservices
30 191 (16.81%) SQL Server

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
1 270 (23.77%) Tomcat
2 249 (21.92%) JBoss
3 165 (14.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 165 (14.52%) WebSphere
4 134 (11.80%) WebLogic
5 71 (6.25%) Confluence
6 62 (5.46%) Apache Spark
7 56 (4.93%) Mule
8 54 (4.75%) GlassFish
9 45 (3.96%) Mule ESB
10 41 (3.61%) Apache
10 41 (3.61%) Oracle Service Bus
11 38 (3.35%) Anypoint
12 36 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
13 28 (2.46%) Jetty
14 27 (2.38%) GemFire
15 24 (2.11%) CMS
16 23 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
17 19 (1.67%) Oracle Coherence
18 16 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.26%) Weka
3 1 (0.088%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 29 (2.55%) Oracle BPM
2 18 (1.58%) SAP Hybris
3 14 (1.23%) NetSuite
3 14 (1.23%) Pega PRPC
4 10 (0.88%) Eloqua
4 10 (0.88%) Unica
5 8 (0.70%) Oracle Cash Management
6 7 (0.62%) BusinessWorks
6 7 (0.62%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.18%) Kondor
8 1 (0.088%) AquaLogic BPM
8 1 (0.088%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.088%) RMDS
8 1 (0.088%) SAP MII
8 1 (0.088%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 99 (8.71%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (5.19%) SaaS
3 53 (4.67%) GitHub
4 42 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
6 16 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (1.23%) Boomi
8 12 (1.06%) OpenShift
9 10 (0.88%) Silverpop
9 10 (0.88%) SuccessFactors
9 10 (0.88%) Taleo
10 6 (0.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 6 (0.53%) IaaS
10 6 (0.53%) iPaaS
11 4 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.18%) Amazon Glacier
13 2 (0.18%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.18%) PaaS
14 1 (0.088%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 93 (8.19%) HTTP
2 51 (4.49%) AMQP
3 46 (4.05%) Internet
4 45 (3.96%) FTP
5 22 (1.94%) TCP/IP
6 20 (1.76%) SSL
7 17 (1.50%) HTTPS
8 16 (1.41%) LDAP
9 14 (1.23%) DNS
10 10 (0.88%) SMTP
11 7 (0.62%) Firewall
12 4 (0.35%) Reverse Proxy
12 4 (0.35%) SAN
12 4 (0.35%) VPN
13 2 (0.18%) 3G
13 2 (0.18%) 4G
13 2 (0.18%) ATM
13 2 (0.18%) Kerberos
13 2 (0.18%) Multicast
13 2 (0.18%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (17.78%) NoSQL
2 198 (17.43%) Relational Database
3 191 (16.81%) SQL Server
4 136 (11.97%) MySQL
5 114 (10.04%) MongoDB
6 110 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
7 94 (8.27%) RDBMS
8 91 (8.01%) Big Data
9 88 (7.75%) Apache Cassandra
10 83 (7.31%) Hadoop
11 61 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
12 57 (5.02%) BusinessObjects
13 56 (4.93%) Oracle Database
14 52 (4.58%) Redis
15 45 (3.96%) DB2
16 34 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
17 24 (2.11%) Oracle Database 12c
18 23 (2.02%) HBase
19 21 (1.85%) Neo4j
20 20 (1.76%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 359 (31.60%) Maven
2 241 (21.21%) JUnit
3 196 (17.25%) Git (software)
4 146 (12.85%) Subversion
5 138 (12.15%) Jenkins
6 122 (10.74%) Eclipse
7 120 (10.56%) JIRA
8 106 (9.33%) Mockito
9 88 (7.75%) Cucumber
10 86 (7.57%) IntelliJ
11 81 (7.13%) Ant
12 61 (5.37%) Gradle
13 60 (5.28%) Sonatype Nexus
14 59 (5.19%) TeamCity
15 52 (4.58%) Selenium
16 46 (4.05%) JBehave
17 31 (2.73%) Hudson
18 28 (2.46%) NetBeans
19 27 (2.38%) SoapUI
20 24 (2.11%) Bitbucket
General
1 358 (31.51%) Finance
2 239 (21.04%) Banking
3 114 (10.04%) Marketing
4 99 (8.71%) Investment Banking
5 89 (7.83%) Retail
6 75 (6.60%) Publishing
7 64 (5.63%) Games
8 57 (5.02%) Retail Banking
9 46 (4.05%) Front Office
10 26 (2.29%) Back Office
11 24 (2.11%) Financial Institution
11 24 (2.11%) Legal
12 14 (1.23%) Billing
13 10 (0.88%) French Language
13 10 (0.88%) German Language
13 10 (0.88%) Telecoms
14 7 (0.62%) Electronics
14 7 (0.62%) Law
14 7 (0.62%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.53%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 711 (62.59%) Developer
2 624 (54.93%) Java Developer
3 253 (22.27%) Senior Developer
4 218 (19.19%) Senior Java Developer
5 159 (14.00%) Architect
6 98 (8.63%) Oracle Developer
7 78 (6.87%) Java Engineer
8 74 (6.51%) Consultant
9 68 (5.99%) Lead Developer
10 61 (5.37%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 60 (5.28%) Java Architect
12 54 (4.75%) Software Engineer
13 52 (4.58%) Solutions Architect
14 48 (4.23%) Java Software Developer
15 43 (3.79%) Lead Java Developer
16 40 (3.52%) Java Software Engineer
17 39 (3.43%) Software Developer
18 37 (3.26%) Integration Engineer
18 37 (3.26%) J2EE Developer
19 36 (3.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 761 (66.99%) Spring
2 449 (39.52%) Hibernate
3 415 (36.53%) Web Services
4 376 (33.10%) XML
5 356 (31.34%) REST
6 319 (28.08%) J2EE
7 302 (26.58%) SOAP
8 226 (19.89%) Java EE
9 199 (17.52%) RESTful
10 182 (16.02%) EJB
11 179 (15.76%) HTML
12 174 (15.32%) JPA
13 171 (15.05%) JDBC
14 153 (13.47%) CSS
15 149 (13.12%) Spring Boot
16 144 (12.68%) AngularJS
17 131 (11.53%) Middleware
18 127 (11.18%) JSON
19 111 (9.77%) Servlets
20 109 (9.60%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 105 (9.24%) Enterprise Software
2 85 (7.48%) Computer Science
3 77 (6.78%) Greenfield Project
4 67 (5.90%) User Experience
5 65 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
6 47 (4.14%) Mainframe
7 45 (3.96%) iPad
8 40 (3.52%) Fintech
9 35 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 24 (2.11%) Equities
11 21 (1.85%) Derivative
12 20 (1.76%) Fixed Income
13 16 (1.41%) Credit Risk
14 15 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
14 15 (1.32%) Mobile App
14 15 (1.32%) Online Games
15 14 (1.23%) Client/Server
16 12 (1.06%) Clustering
16 12 (1.06%) N-Tier
17 11 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 229 (20.16%) Unix
2 185 (16.29%) Linux
3 66 (5.81%) Windows
4 14 (1.23%) Android
4 14 (1.23%) Apple iOS
5 10 (0.88%) Solaris
6 5 (0.44%) AIX
6 5 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.18%) HPUX
8 1 (0.088%) CentOS
8 1 (0.088%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.088%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.088%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 685 (60.30%) Agile Software Development
2 354 (31.16%) TDD
3 317 (27.90%) SOA
4 276 (24.30%) Scrum
5 230 (20.25%) MVC
6 195 (17.17%) Microservices
7 189 (16.64%) BDD
8 181 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
9 179 (15.76%) Unit Testing
10 176 (15.49%) Multithreading
11 172 (15.14%) SDLC
12 166 (14.61%) OO
13 164 (14.44%) Software Engineering
14 123 (10.83%) Analytics
15 122 (10.74%) Mentoring
16 115 (10.12%) Open Source
16 115 (10.12%) Test Automation
17 107 (9.42%) Kanban
18 102 (8.98%) CRM
19 91 (8.01%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1040 (91.55%) Java
2 400 (35.21%) SQL
3 286 (25.18%) JavaScript
4 137 (12.06%) PL/SQL
5 127 (11.18%) Python
6 77 (6.78%) Bash Shell
7 64 (5.63%) Scala
8 60 (5.28%) Shell Script
9 59 (5.19%) Perl
10 56 (4.93%) Ruby
11 55 (4.84%) C#
12 52 (4.58%) XPath
13 49 (4.31%) Groovy
14 28 (2.46%) C
15 24 (2.11%) T-SQL
16 23 (2.02%) C++
17 14 (1.23%) PowerShell
18 13 (1.14%) Go
18 13 (1.14%) PHP
19 10 (0.88%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 162 (14.26%) Degree
2 42 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.23%) SC Cleared
5 10 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.88%) PMI Certification
6 9 (0.79%) Master's Degree
7 7 (0.62%) OCPJP
8 5 (0.44%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (0.35%) AWS Certification
9 4 (0.35%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.26%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.26%) OCMJD
11 2 (0.18%) CITP
11 2 (0.18%) OCPJWCD
11 2 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.088%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (9.24%) QA
2 8 (0.70%) SLA
3 5 (0.44%) EMIR
4 1 (0.088%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.088%) MiFID
System Software
1 101 (8.89%) Docker
2 7 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.26%) HDFS
5 2 (0.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.18%) ClearTrust
6 1 (0.088%) Gluster
6 1 (0.088%) iptables
6 1 (0.088%) NFS
Systems Management
1 40 (3.52%) Puppet
2 35 (3.08%) CloudHub
3 33 (2.90%) Ansible
3 33 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (1.23%) Terraform
5 13 (1.14%) Packer
5 13 (1.14%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 11 (0.97%) Kubernetes
7 10 (0.88%) MOM
8 8 (0.70%) Cobbler
9 5 (0.44%) Marathon
10 4 (0.35%) Control-M
11 3 (0.26%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
12 2 (0.18%) Nagios
12 2 (0.18%) Netcool
12 2 (0.18%) OpenSSO
12 2 (0.18%) Tivoli
13 1 (0.088%) Salt
Vendors
1 466 (41.02%) Oracle
2 165 (14.52%) TIBCO
3 128 (11.27%) IBM
4 70 (6.16%) MuleSoft
5 63 (5.55%) Microsoft
6 58 (5.11%) Sybase
7 56 (4.93%) Tableau
8 45 (3.96%) SAP
9 38 (3.35%) Google
10 36 (3.17%) BEA
11 32 (2.82%) hybris
12 31 (2.73%) Cognizant
13 29 (2.55%) Pega
14 25 (2.20%) Informatica
15 18 (1.58%) Solace
16 14 (1.23%) Dell
16 14 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
16 14 (1.23%) Workday
17 13 (1.14%) Perforce
17 13 (1.14%) webMethods