Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Messaging Service (JMS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 289 316 287
Rank change year-on-year +27 -29 +1
Permanent jobs citing JMS 37 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.23% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 0.67% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 34
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £46,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.51% -11.90% +16.67%
10th Percentile £38,250 £34,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,875 £82,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3893 4059 3902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 38.62% 35.18% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3357 3456 3507
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

JMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing JMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for JMS in the West Midlands

JMS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JMS in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for JMS in the West Midlands

JMS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JMS in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for JMS in the West Midlands

JMS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMS within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Birmingham +26 23 £52,500 -
Warwickshire 0 8 £52,500 +16.67%
Coventry +5 6 - -
JMS
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for JMS.

1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (89.19%) Spring
3 31 (83.78%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (81.08%) Scrum
4 30 (81.08%) SQL
4 30 (81.08%) Oracle
5 25 (67.57%) TDD
5 25 (67.57%) Java EE
6 24 (64.86%) Hibernate
6 24 (64.86%) JUnit
7 22 (59.46%) Software Engineering
7 22 (59.46%) JPA
8 21 (56.76%) RESTful
8 21 (56.76%) BDD
8 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
8 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
9 20 (54.05%) Finance
10 16 (43.24%) MVC
10 16 (43.24%) XML
10 16 (43.24%) XSLT
10 16 (43.24%) EJB
10 16 (43.24%) CSS
10 16 (43.24%) HTML
10 16 (43.24%) Jenkins
10 16 (43.24%) EJB 3.0
10 16 (43.24%) TestNG
10 16 (43.24%) XPath
10 16 (43.24%) Docker
11 15 (40.54%) JBoss
12 14 (37.84%) PostgreSQL

JMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 15 (40.54%) JBoss
2 12 (32.43%) Tomcat
3 9 (24.32%) GlassFish
4 6 (16.22%) Jetty
5 3 (8.11%) Apache Spark
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (8.11%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 14 (37.84%) Apache Cassandra
2 14 (37.84%) NoSQL
2 14 (37.84%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (24.32%) MongoDB
3 9 (24.32%) MySQL
4 5 (13.51%) QlikView
4 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (8.11%) Big Data
5 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
5 3 (8.11%) KDB
Development Applications
1 24 (64.86%) JUnit
2 16 (43.24%) Jenkins
2 16 (43.24%) TestNG
3 9 (24.32%) Hudson
4 8 (21.62%) JBehave
5 7 (18.92%) Maven
6 6 (16.22%) Bitbucket
6 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
6 6 (16.22%) Subversion
7 5 (13.51%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (54.05%) Finance
2 11 (29.73%) Retail
3 8 (21.62%) Banking
4 6 (16.22%) Billing
5 5 (13.51%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.70%) Front Office
6 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 19 (51.35%) Java Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Software Engineer
4 10 (27.03%) Senior Developer
4 10 (27.03%) Software Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (16.22%) Principal Engineer
6 6 (16.22%) Principal Software Engineer
7 5 (13.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 5 (13.51%) Lead Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Lead Software Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
8 3 (8.11%) Digital Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Java Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Java Software Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
10 1 (2.70%) Team Leader
10 1 (2.70%) Unix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (89.19%) Spring
2 25 (67.57%) Java EE
3 24 (64.86%) Hibernate
4 22 (59.46%) JPA
5 21 (56.76%) RESTful
6 16 (43.24%) CSS
6 16 (43.24%) EJB
6 16 (43.24%) EJB 3.0
6 16 (43.24%) HTML
6 16 (43.24%) XML
6 16 (43.24%) XSLT
7 10 (27.03%) XML Schema
8 9 (24.32%) JAX-RS
8 9 (24.32%) REST
8 9 (24.32%) RESTEasy
8 9 (24.32%) Spring Boot
9 8 (21.62%) HornetQ
10 6 (16.22%) Kafka
10 6 (16.22%) MyFaces
11 5 (13.51%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Smart Meter
2 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
3 6 (16.22%) User Experience
4 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.70%) Derivative
5 1 (2.70%) Equities
5 1 (2.70%) Fintech
5 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Android
2 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
2 3 (8.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (83.78%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (81.08%) Scrum
3 25 (67.57%) TDD
4 22 (59.46%) Software Engineering
5 21 (56.76%) BDD
6 16 (43.24%) MVC
7 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (37.84%) Dependency Injection
8 11 (29.73%) Coaching
8 11 (29.73%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (29.73%) Microservices
9 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing
10 8 (21.62%) Mentoring
11 7 (18.92%) ETL
12 6 (16.22%) Data Transformation
13 5 (13.51%) Collateral Management
13 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
13 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
13 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
14 4 (10.81%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (81.08%) SQL
3 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
4 16 (43.24%) XPath
5 14 (37.84%) Scala
6 6 (16.22%) Clojure
7 5 (13.51%) Groovy
7 5 (13.51%) Ruby
7 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) QA
System Software
1 16 (43.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) Marathon
2 5 (13.51%) Puppet
3 3 (8.11%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (8.11%) Nagios
3 3 (8.11%) Netcool
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) Zoomdata
3 1 (2.70%) Sun