Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Messaging Service (JMS)
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 542 417 446
Rank change year-on-year -125 +29 +37
Permanent jobs citing JMS 806 1,270 1,437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.72% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.15% 1.82% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 641 990 1,143
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £93,875 £85,000
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 70,367 69,646 79,725
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.65% 39.34% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 59,005 60,173 68,438
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 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 -127 744 £60,000 - 162
London -136 407 £65,000 -1.14% 101
UK excluding London -92 380 £52,500 +5.00% 64
North of England +32 94 £50,000 +5.26% 11
South East -81 86 £55,000 +15.79% 26
North West -4 65 £46,250 +2.78% 8
East of England -53 61 £52,500 -8.70% 5
Scotland -32 48 £55,000 +10.00% 3
South West +14 43 £50,000 -39.39% 11
Midlands -3 42 £52,500 -0.94% 8
West Midlands +12 30 £51,000 +2.00% 8
Yorkshire +39 29 £56,250 +12.50% 3
East Midlands +8 12 £57,250 +4.09%
Northern Ireland -33 6 - -
Wales +12 1 £55,000 +29.41%

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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.

1 764 (94.79%) Java
2 488 (60.55%) Agile Software Development
3 480 (59.55%) Spring
4 335 (41.56%) SQL
5 321 (39.83%) REST
6 270 (33.50%) Web Services
7 248 (30.77%) XML
8 246 (30.52%) Hibernate
9 243 (30.15%) Oracle
10 235 (29.16%) Scrum
11 232 (28.78%) Finance
12 231 (28.66%) TDD
13 222 (27.54%) Maven
14 202 (25.06%) Java EE
15 200 (24.81%) JavaScript
16 189 (23.45%) J2EE
17 186 (23.08%) JUnit
17 186 (23.08%) SOAP
18 185 (22.95%) Git (software)
19 181 (22.46%) Microservices
20 175 (21.71%) Tomcat
20 175 (21.71%) Software Engineering
21 162 (20.10%) HTML
22 160 (19.85%) Relational Database
23 155 (19.23%) WebSphere
24 153 (18.98%) EJB
25 152 (18.86%) RESTful
26 149 (18.49%) BDD
27 147 (18.24%) Linux
28 143 (17.74%) Degree

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
1 175 (21.71%) Tomcat
2 155 (19.23%) WebSphere
3 124 (15.38%) JBoss
4 112 (13.90%) WebLogic
5 46 (5.71%) Confluence
5 46 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 45 (5.58%) Elasticsearch
7 43 (5.33%) Apache
8 40 (4.96%) Jetty
9 38 (4.71%) WebSphere Application Server
10 32 (3.97%) Oracle Coherence
11 31 (3.85%) GlassFish
12 25 (3.10%) Apache Spark
13 20 (2.48%) MQSeries
14 16 (1.99%) Apache Pig
15 15 (1.86%) Anypoint
16 14 (1.74%) Mule
17 13 (1.61%) Apache Solr
17 13 (1.61%) Oracle Service Bus
18 12 (1.49%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (0.62%) Weka
2 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (1.24%) NetSuite
2 6 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (0.50%) Kondor
3 4 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.25%) AquaLogic BPM
5 2 (0.25%) Magento
5 2 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.12%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 53 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (4.59%) OpenShift
3 24 (2.98%) IaaS
4 22 (2.73%) SaaS
5 13 (1.61%) GitHub
6 12 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (1.24%) npm
9 9 (1.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 8 (0.99%) PaaS
11 7 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 4 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.25%) Boomi
14 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (6.20%) AMQP
2 45 (5.58%) HTTP
3 27 (3.35%) Internet
4 14 (1.74%) FTP
5 10 (1.24%) PuTTY
6 9 (1.12%) SSL
6 9 (1.12%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.99%) SSH
8 4 (0.50%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.37%) Intranet
9 3 (0.37%) SNMP
10 1 (0.12%) ATM
10 1 (0.12%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.12%) DNS
10 1 (0.12%) Firewall
10 1 (0.12%) MQTT
10 1 (0.12%) SMTP
10 1 (0.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (19.85%) Relational Database
2 130 (16.13%) NoSQL
3 110 (13.65%) MySQL
4 100 (12.41%) SQL Server
5 86 (10.67%) MongoDB
6 77 (9.55%) PostgreSQL
7 64 (7.94%) Hadoop
8 56 (6.95%) Big Data
9 51 (6.33%) RDBMS
10 43 (5.33%) Redis
11 41 (5.09%) Oracle Database
12 39 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
13 38 (4.71%) HBase
14 29 (3.60%) DB2
15 28 (3.47%) Couchbase
16 26 (3.23%) Riak
17 25 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
17 25 (3.10%) MarkLogic
18 24 (2.98%) Infinispan
19 23 (2.85%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 222 (27.54%) Maven
2 186 (23.08%) JUnit
3 185 (22.95%) Git (software)
4 105 (13.03%) Jenkins
5 99 (12.28%) Cucumber
6 96 (11.91%) JIRA
7 95 (11.79%) Subversion
8 74 (9.18%) Mockito
9 67 (8.31%) Eclipse
10 63 (7.82%) IntelliJ
11 59 (7.32%) Ant
12 47 (5.83%) Gradle
13 35 (4.34%) Team Foundation Server
14 34 (4.22%) Selenium
15 30 (3.72%) TeamCity
16 28 (3.47%) FitNesse
17 27 (3.35%) Vagrant
18 24 (2.98%) SoapUI
19 21 (2.61%) FishEye
20 20 (2.48%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 232 (28.78%) Finance
2 114 (14.14%) Banking
3 59 (7.32%) Investment Banking
4 33 (4.09%) Games
5 32 (3.97%) Publishing
6 30 (3.72%) Front Office
7 24 (2.98%) Retail Banking
8 23 (2.85%) Legal
8 23 (2.85%) Retail
9 19 (2.36%) Financial Institution
10 17 (2.11%) Law
11 15 (1.86%) Marketing
12 11 (1.36%) Back Office
13 10 (1.24%) Telecoms
14 6 (0.74%) Billing
15 5 (0.62%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.62%) Automotive
16 3 (0.37%) Advertising
17 1 (0.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 542 (67.25%) Developer
2 480 (59.55%) Java Developer
3 141 (17.49%) Senior Developer
4 129 (16.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 93 (11.54%) Architect
6 84 (10.42%) Java Engineer
7 78 (9.68%) Lead Developer
8 72 (8.93%) Software Engineer
9 59 (7.32%) Lead Java Developer
10 52 (6.45%) Java Architect
11 48 (5.96%) Full Stack Developer
12 47 (5.83%) Solutions Architect
13 32 (3.97%) Java Solutions Architect
13 32 (3.97%) Software Developer
14 30 (3.72%) Java Software Engineer
15 29 (3.60%) Oracle Developer
16 27 (3.35%) Consultant
17 25 (3.10%) Java Software Developer
18 22 (2.73%) Support Engineer
19 21 (2.61%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 480 (59.55%) Spring
2 321 (39.83%) REST
3 270 (33.50%) Web Services
4 248 (30.77%) XML
5 246 (30.52%) Hibernate
6 202 (25.06%) Java EE
7 189 (23.45%) J2EE
8 186 (23.08%) SOAP
9 162 (20.10%) HTML
10 153 (18.98%) EJB
11 152 (18.86%) RESTful
12 122 (15.14%) CSS
13 121 (15.01%) JSON
14 103 (12.78%) JDBC
15 100 (12.41%) JPA
16 99 (12.28%) AngularJS
17 87 (10.79%) JSP
17 87 (10.79%) RabbitMQ
18 83 (10.30%) Spring Boot
19 81 (10.05%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 114 (14.14%) Computer Science
2 60 (7.44%) Fintech
3 51 (6.33%) User Experience
4 47 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
6 32 (3.97%) Client/Server
7 26 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
8 21 (2.61%) Virtual Team
9 19 (2.36%) Equities
10 16 (1.99%) Data Structures
11 14 (1.74%) Algorithms
12 13 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 11 (1.36%) Derivative
13 11 (1.36%) Fixed Income
13 11 (1.36%) Smart Meter
14 9 (1.12%) Clustering
14 9 (1.12%) N-Tier
15 7 (0.87%) AS400
16 6 (0.74%) Credit Risk
16 6 (0.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 147 (18.24%) Linux
2 81 (10.05%) Unix
3 39 (4.84%) Windows
4 22 (2.73%) Solaris
5 9 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (0.99%) CentOS
6 8 (0.99%) Ubuntu
7 7 (0.87%) AIX
7 7 (0.87%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.74%) Android
9 3 (0.37%) HPUX
9 3 (0.37%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.37%) SUSE
10 2 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 488 (60.55%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (29.16%) Scrum
3 231 (28.66%) TDD
4 181 (22.46%) Microservices
5 175 (21.71%) Software Engineering
6 149 (18.49%) BDD
7 142 (17.62%) Multithreading
8 132 (16.38%) SOA
9 127 (15.76%) Test Automation
10 126 (15.63%) MVC
11 125 (15.51%) OO
12 118 (14.64%) DevOps
13 112 (13.90%) Continuous Integration
14 72 (8.93%) Kanban
14 72 (8.93%) SDLC
15 71 (8.81%) Unit Testing
16 69 (8.56%) Low Latency
17 68 (8.44%) OOP
18 66 (8.19%) E-Commerce
19 63 (7.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 764 (94.79%) Java
2 335 (41.56%) SQL
3 200 (24.81%) JavaScript
4 101 (12.53%) Python
5 58 (7.20%) Bash Shell
6 52 (6.45%) Ruby
7 50 (6.20%) PL/SQL
8 49 (6.08%) C#
9 48 (5.96%) Scala
10 42 (5.21%) C++
11 40 (4.96%) C
12 38 (4.71%) Shell Script
13 36 (4.47%) Groovy
14 35 (4.34%) XPath
15 28 (3.47%) Perl
16 22 (2.73%) Go
16 22 (2.73%) T-SQL
17 20 (2.48%) PHP
18 16 (1.99%) Clojure
19 11 (1.36%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 143 (17.74%) Degree
2 77 (9.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (4.34%) Security Cleared
4 33 (4.09%) SC Cleared
5 20 (2.48%) Numerate Degree
6 16 (1.99%) Master's Degree
7 13 (1.61%) OCMJD
7 13 (1.61%) OCPJP
7 13 (1.61%) Sun Certification
8 12 (1.49%) OCPJWCD
8 12 (1.49%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.37%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.37%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.12%) MCSD
11 1 (0.12%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (12.28%) QA
2 4 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.12%) EMIR
3 1 (0.12%) PMO
3 1 (0.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 126 (15.63%) Docker
2 10 (1.24%) HDFS
3 8 (0.99%) OpenAM
4 6 (0.74%) GridGain
5 3 (0.37%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.12%) Gluster
6 1 (0.12%) iptables
6 1 (0.12%) NFS
Systems Management
1 39 (4.84%) Kubernetes
2 37 (4.59%) Puppet
3 31 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (3.60%) Ansible
5 24 (2.98%) Cobbler
6 21 (2.61%) Kibana
7 20 (2.48%) Prometheus
8 11 (1.36%) Marathon
9 8 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (0.62%) CloudHub
11 4 (0.50%) ITRS Geneos
11 4 (0.50%) Packer
11 4 (0.50%) Terraform
12 3 (0.37%) Nagios
12 3 (0.37%) Netcool
12 3 (0.37%) Oozie
13 2 (0.25%) Control-M
13 2 (0.25%) MOM
14 1 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 243 (30.15%) Oracle
2 83 (10.30%) TIBCO
3 63 (7.82%) IBM
4 42 (5.21%) Red Hat
5 32 (3.97%) Microsoft
5 32 (3.97%) Solace
6 31 (3.85%) Sybase
7 21 (2.61%) Tableau
8 18 (2.23%) MuleSoft
9 14 (1.74%) Pega
9 14 (1.74%) SAP
9 14 (1.74%) Sun
10 11 (1.36%) Google
10 11 (1.36%) Informatica
10 11 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (1.36%) Splunk
11 10 (1.24%) Workday
12 8 (0.99%) Dynatrace
12 8 (0.99%) Remedy
13 7 (0.87%) Reuters