Period
to 21 January 2018

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

Java Messaging Service (JMS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 279 279 245
Rank change year-on-year 0 -34 +16
Permanent jobs citing JMS 30 36 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.35% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% 0.98% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 48
West Midlands median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £36,750 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £69,000 £60,375
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +9.52%

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 3,627 3,688 3,569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.43% 35.38% 34.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3,011 3,210 3,175
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 21 January 2018.

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 21 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
Birmingham +19 13 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Coventry 0 9 £38,500 -6.67% 1
Warwickshire -9 5 £52,500 +5.00%
Worcestershire - 1 £50,000 -
JMS
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for JMS.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) Spring
3 18 (60.00%) Scrum
3 18 (60.00%) SQL
4 17 (56.67%) RESTful
5 16 (53.33%) Software Engineering
5 16 (53.33%) Oracle
6 14 (46.67%) Microservices
7 13 (43.33%) Docker
7 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
8 12 (40.00%) JBoss
8 12 (40.00%) JPA
8 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
9 11 (36.67%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (36.67%) Coaching
9 11 (36.67%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (36.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (36.67%) NoSQL
9 11 (36.67%) REST
9 11 (36.67%) Marathon
9 11 (36.67%) Scala
9 11 (36.67%) Smart Meter
9 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (36.67%) Java EE
9 11 (36.67%) TDD
9 11 (36.67%) Retail
9 11 (36.67%) Tomcat
9 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (36.67%) Hibernate

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 12 (40.00%) JBoss
2 11 (36.67%) Tomcat
3 6 (20.00%) GlassFish
3 6 (20.00%) Jetty
4 2 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (6.67%) Sonic ESB
5 1 (3.33%) MQSeries
5 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (36.67%) NoSQL
2 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (20.00%) MySQL
3 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (16.67%) QlikView
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (10.00%) KDB
6 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (33.33%) JUnit
3 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
4 6 (20.00%) Hudson
4 6 (20.00%) Maven
4 6 (20.00%) Subversion
5 5 (16.67%) Bitbucket
5 5 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 5 (16.67%) JBehave
5 5 (16.67%) TestNG
6 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (36.67%) Retail
2 10 (33.33%) Finance
3 9 (30.00%) Banking
4 6 (20.00%) Billing
5 5 (16.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.33%) Front Office
6 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Principal Software Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Lead Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.67%) BizTalk Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java Team Leader
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Support Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) Spring
2 17 (56.67%) RESTful
3 12 (40.00%) JPA
4 11 (36.67%) Hibernate
4 11 (36.67%) Java EE
4 11 (36.67%) REST
5 8 (26.67%) Kafka
6 7 (23.33%) XML
6 7 (23.33%) XSLT
7 6 (20.00%) JAX-RS
7 6 (20.00%) RESTEasy
7 6 (20.00%) Spring Boot
8 5 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (16.67%) CSS
8 5 (16.67%) EJB
8 5 (16.67%) EJB 3.0
8 5 (16.67%) HornetQ
8 5 (16.67%) HTML
8 5 (16.67%) MyFaces
8 5 (16.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Smart Meter
2 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (16.67%) User Experience
4 2 (6.67%) Derivative
4 2 (6.67%) Equities
4 2 (6.67%) Fintech
4 2 (6.67%) Fixed Income
4 2 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Unix
3 3 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (3.33%) Windows
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (60.00%) Scrum
3 16 (53.33%) Software Engineering
4 14 (46.67%) Microservices
5 11 (36.67%) Coaching
5 11 (36.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (36.67%) Dependency Injection
5 11 (36.67%) TDD
6 10 (33.33%) BDD
7 9 (30.00%) Mentoring
8 8 (26.67%) ETL
9 6 (20.00%) Data Transformation
9 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 5 (16.67%) MVC
10 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 5 (16.67%) Visualisation
11 4 (13.33%) Collateral Management
11 4 (13.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (60.00%) SQL
3 11 (36.67%) Scala
4 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.00%) Clojure
6 5 (16.67%) Groovy
6 5 (16.67%) Ruby
6 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 5 (16.67%) XPath
7 2 (6.67%) C#
8 1 (3.33%) C++
8 1 (3.33%) COBOL
8 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.33%) MCSD
3 1 (3.33%) MCTS
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Marathon
2 5 (16.67%) Puppet
3 3 (10.00%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (10.00%) Nagios
3 3 (10.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Zoomdata
3 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.00%) TIBCO
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) Sun