Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Messaging Service (JMS)
UK
6 months to
19 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 752 653 684
Rank change year-on-year -99 +31 -131
Permanent jobs citing JMS 208 216 462
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.66% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 170 149 357
10th Percentile £43,750 £36,960 £41,250
25th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +16.67% -
75th Percentile £84,375 £86,250 £78,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £100,500 £93,050
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £53,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +30.84% +1.90% -

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 42,681 32,580 54,617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.50% 39.80% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29,127 27,021 45,243
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,250 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £91,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 19 June 2021.

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 19 June 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 -75 193 £70,000 - 28
London -63 101 £90,000 +24.14% 16
UK excluding London -42 98 £70,000 +30.84% 15
South East -23 36 £75,000 +50.00% 3
South West -44 22 £70,000 - 1
North of England -37 18 £62,500 +25.00% 3
Work from Home -192 16 £66,250 -5.36% 4
North West -3 12 £52,500 -30.00% 3
East of England - 9 £65,000 - 4
Scotland -54 8 £57,500 -4.17% 2
Yorkshire -34 6 £67,500 +8.00%
Wales -6 3 £45,000 - 1
Midlands -56 2 £61,250 +11.36% 1
East Midlands -28 1 £70,000 +27.27% 1
West Midlands -46 1 £52,500 -1.87%

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 199 (95.67%) Java
2 149 (71.63%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (61.54%) Spring
4 79 (37.98%) Web Services
5 78 (37.50%) REST
5 78 (37.50%) Microservices
6 73 (35.10%) TDD
7 70 (33.65%) RESTful
8 63 (30.29%) Maven
9 59 (28.37%) Hibernate
9 59 (28.37%) Finance
9 59 (28.37%) Java 8
10 58 (27.88%) Spring Boot
10 58 (27.88%) Software Engineering
11 57 (27.40%) Kubernetes
11 57 (27.40%) Jenkins
12 55 (26.44%) AWS
13 50 (24.04%) JavaScript
14 48 (23.08%) Tomcat
15 46 (22.12%) RabbitMQ
16 45 (21.63%) JAX-RS
16 45 (21.63%) Multithreading
17 43 (20.67%) Social Skills
18 42 (20.19%) Continuous Integration
18 42 (20.19%) JPA
18 42 (20.19%) SQL
18 42 (20.19%) Oracle
19 41 (19.71%) Self-Motivation
20 38 (18.27%) Back Office
20 38 (18.27%) Scrum

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 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 31 (14.90%) Apache
3 22 (10.58%) Apache TomEE
4 17 (8.17%) Confluence
5 13 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (4.33%) JBoss
6 9 (4.33%) WebSphere
7 8 (3.85%) GlassFish
8 6 (2.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (2.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (2.40%) Anypoint
9 5 (2.40%) JCAPS
9 5 (2.40%) Mule
9 5 (2.40%) Mule ESB
10 4 (1.92%) Apache Spark
11 3 (1.44%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.96%) Jetty
12 2 (0.96%) Red Hat Fuse
13 1 (0.48%) Appian
13 1 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 8 (3.85%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (0.96%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.96%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.96%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.96%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.48%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 55 (26.44%) AWS
2 14 (6.73%) Azure
3 11 (5.29%) GitHub
3 11 (5.29%) OpenShift
4 8 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (3.37%) Amazon EKS
6 5 (2.40%) SaaS
7 4 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.44%) GCP
9 2 (0.96%) Serverless
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.58%) AMQP
2 18 (8.65%) HTTP
3 11 (5.29%) Internet
4 6 (2.88%) SMTP
4 6 (2.88%) SSL
5 3 (1.44%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.96%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.48%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.79%) NoSQL
2 29 (13.94%) MySQL
3 24 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 23 (11.06%) Big Data
4 23 (11.06%) SQL Server
5 22 (10.58%) Hadoop
5 22 (10.58%) Redis
6 21 (10.10%) MongoDB
6 21 (10.10%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (9.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (6.73%) Oracle Database
9 7 (3.37%) Amazon Aurora
9 7 (3.37%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (2.88%) Hazelcast
11 5 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.96%) SAP HANA
13 1 (0.48%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.48%) Blockchain
13 1 (0.48%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.48%) Flink
Development Applications
1 63 (30.29%) Maven
2 57 (27.40%) Jenkins
3 38 (18.27%) JIRA
4 37 (17.79%) JUnit
5 35 (16.83%) Git (software)
6 33 (15.87%) Cucumber
7 31 (14.90%) Mockito
8 23 (11.06%) GitLab
9 20 (9.62%) Subversion
10 9 (4.33%) Bitbucket
11 8 (3.85%) Apache Archiva
11 8 (3.85%) Artifactory
11 8 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (3.85%) Selenium
11 8 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
11 8 (3.85%) TeamCity
12 6 (2.88%) EasyMock
12 6 (2.88%) Rational Rhapsody
13 5 (2.40%) Eclipse
13 5 (2.40%) SonarQube
General
1 59 (28.37%) Finance
2 43 (20.67%) Social Skills
3 38 (18.27%) Back Office
4 28 (13.46%) Games
5 23 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (10.10%) Banking
7 9 (4.33%) Public Sector
7 9 (4.33%) Retail
8 8 (3.85%) Investment Banking
8 8 (3.85%) Public Speaking
9 5 (2.40%) Law
10 4 (1.92%) Private Banking
11 3 (1.44%) Advertising
11 3 (1.44%) Marketing
12 2 (0.96%) Front Office
13 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.48%) Legal
13 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 138 (66.35%) Developer
2 117 (56.25%) Java Developer
3 40 (19.23%) Senior Developer
4 32 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 26 (12.50%) Lead Developer
6 25 (12.02%) Lead Java Developer
7 17 (8.17%) Java Engineer
8 14 (6.73%) Consultant
8 14 (6.73%) Java Consultant
8 14 (6.73%) Senior Consultant
8 14 (6.73%) Senior Java Consultant
9 13 (6.25%) Support Engineer
9 13 (6.25%) Team Leader
10 12 (5.77%) Java Team Leader
11 10 (4.81%) Architect
12 9 (4.33%) Software Engineer
13 8 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
13 8 (3.85%) Java Software Developer
13 8 (3.85%) Scala Developer
13 8 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (61.54%) Spring
2 79 (37.98%) Web Services
3 78 (37.50%) REST
4 70 (33.65%) RESTful
5 59 (28.37%) Hibernate
6 58 (27.88%) Spring Boot
7 46 (22.12%) RabbitMQ
8 45 (21.63%) JAX-RS
9 42 (20.19%) JPA
10 38 (18.27%) Apache Camel
10 38 (18.27%) Kafka
11 33 (15.87%) Node.js
12 32 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
12 32 (15.38%) SOAP
13 28 (13.46%) AngularJS
13 28 (13.46%) JSP
14 24 (11.54%) Servlets
14 24 (11.54%) Spring MVC
14 24 (11.54%) XML
15 23 (11.06%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 41 (19.71%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (6.73%) iPhone
3 12 (5.77%) Renewable Energy
4 11 (5.29%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (4.33%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.37%) Cloud Native
6 7 (3.37%) NHS
7 6 (2.88%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (2.40%) Blog
8 5 (2.40%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.40%) Online Banking
8 5 (2.40%) Online Games
9 4 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.92%) Social Media
10 3 (1.44%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.44%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.44%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.44%) Tandem
11 2 (0.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.50%) Linux
2 23 (11.06%) Unix
3 14 (6.73%) Android
4 9 (4.33%) Windows
5 3 (1.44%) CentOS
5 3 (1.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (71.63%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (37.50%) Microservices
3 73 (35.10%) TDD
4 58 (27.88%) Software Engineering
5 45 (21.63%) Multithreading
6 42 (20.19%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (18.27%) Scrum
8 37 (17.79%) Mentoring
8 37 (17.79%) Open Source
9 35 (16.83%) BDD
9 35 (16.83%) Test Automation
10 25 (12.02%) Domain-Driven Design
11 24 (11.54%) CQRS
11 24 (11.54%) DevOps
12 23 (11.06%) Dependency Injection
13 22 (10.58%) Deadline-Driven
13 22 (10.58%) Emotional Intelligence
13 22 (10.58%) Product Roadmap
13 22 (10.58%) Reverse Engineering
13 22 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 199 (95.67%) Java
2 59 (28.37%) Java 8
3 50 (24.04%) JavaScript
4 42 (20.19%) SQL
5 12 (5.77%) PL/SQL
6 11 (5.29%) Scala
7 8 (3.85%) C++
7 8 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.85%) Python
7 8 (3.85%) XPath
8 6 (2.88%) Bash Shell
8 6 (2.88%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.40%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.96%) Groovy
10 2 (0.96%) XQuery
11 1 (0.48%) C
11 1 (0.48%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 24 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.88%) Degree
4 5 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.44%) RHCE
6 2 (0.96%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.85%) QA
2 6 (2.88%) HL7
3 5 (2.40%) GDPR
3 5 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (17.31%) Docker
2 3 (1.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.44%) vSphere
2 3 (1.44%) XenApp
2 3 (1.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 57 (27.40%) Kubernetes
2 24 (11.54%) Ansible
3 9 (4.33%) Kibana
4 8 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (3.37%) Terraform
6 6 (2.88%) Grafana
6 6 (2.88%) SCOM
7 3 (1.44%) Puppet
8 2 (0.96%) CloudHub
9 1 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 42 (20.19%) Oracle
2 20 (9.62%) IBM
3 15 (7.21%) ServiceNow
4 9 (4.33%) AppDynamics
4 9 (4.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.40%) Adobe
5 5 (2.40%) Apple
5 5 (2.40%) MuleSoft
5 5 (2.40%) Solace
5 5 (2.40%) TIBCO
6 4 (1.92%) Google
6 4 (1.92%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.44%) F5
7 3 (1.44%) VMware
8 2 (0.96%) hybris
8 2 (0.96%) Pega
8 2 (0.96%) SAP
9 1 (0.48%) IBM Sterling
9 1 (0.48%) SunGard