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

Java Messaging Service (JMS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 260 260 219
Rank change year-on-year 0 -41 +39
Permanent jobs citing JMS 54 46 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.56% 0.46% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.59% 1.26% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 33 89
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £36,750 £37,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -

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 3,386 3,639 3,890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 34.85% 36.77% 33.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2,759 3,204 3,375
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 20 April 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 20 April 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 28 £55,000 - 2
Coventry 0 20 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Worcestershire - 1 £50,000 - 1
JMS
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for JMS.

1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (48.15%) Scrum
4 24 (44.44%) RESTful
5 23 (42.59%) Microservices
5 23 (42.59%) Spring
6 22 (40.74%) Git (software)
7 21 (38.89%) REST
7 21 (38.89%) Kafka
8 20 (37.04%) Oracle
8 20 (37.04%) Software Engineering
8 20 (37.04%) Hibernate
9 17 (31.48%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (31.48%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (31.48%) SQL
9 17 (31.48%) Docker
9 17 (31.48%) Continuous Delivery
9 17 (31.48%) NoSQL
10 16 (29.63%) BDD
10 16 (29.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 16 (29.63%) Scala
10 16 (29.63%) Smart Meter
10 16 (29.63%) Dependency Injection
10 16 (29.63%) Marathon
10 16 (29.63%) Web Services
10 16 (29.63%) SOAP
10 16 (29.63%) SOA
11 15 (27.78%) Linux
11 15 (27.78%) EJB
11 15 (27.78%) TDD

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 14 (25.93%) JBoss
1 14 (25.93%) Tomcat
2 11 (20.37%) Apache
3 5 (9.26%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (9.26%) GlassFish
3 5 (9.26%) Jetty
3 5 (9.26%) Sonic ESB
4 2 (3.70%) Confluence
4 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.85%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.37%) Boomi
2 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) AMQP
2 5 (9.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) NoSQL
1 17 (31.48%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (29.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (24.07%) Relational Database
4 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
5 6 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 6 (11.11%) MySQL
6 2 (3.70%) KDB
6 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 22 (40.74%) Git (software)
2 14 (25.93%) Jenkins
2 14 (25.93%) JUnit
3 11 (20.37%) Cucumber
3 11 (20.37%) JBehave
4 10 (18.52%) Maven
5 5 (9.26%) Hudson
6 4 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (5.56%) Subversion
8 2 (3.70%) Bitbucket
8 2 (3.70%) JIRA
8 2 (3.70%) TestNG
9 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (25.93%) Retail
2 13 (24.07%) Finance
3 11 (20.37%) Banking
4 6 (11.11%) Financial Institution
5 5 (9.26%) Billing
6 1 (1.85%) Front Office
6 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Developer
2 11 (20.37%) Integration Specialist
3 10 (18.52%) Java Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Architect
6 6 (11.11%) Java Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 5 (9.26%) BizTalk Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Java Architect
7 5 (9.26%) Principal Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Principal Software Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.70%) COBOL Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Database Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) Software Architect
9 1 (1.85%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (44.44%) RESTful
2 23 (42.59%) Spring
3 21 (38.89%) Kafka
3 21 (38.89%) REST
4 20 (37.04%) Hibernate
5 16 (29.63%) SOAP
5 16 (29.63%) Web Services
6 15 (27.78%) EJB
7 14 (25.93%) Java EE
8 12 (22.22%) J2EE
9 11 (20.37%) ActiveMQ
9 11 (20.37%) AngularJS
9 11 (20.37%) HornetQ
9 11 (20.37%) JSON
9 11 (20.37%) Node.js
9 11 (20.37%) Servlets
10 10 (18.52%) JPA
11 7 (12.96%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (12.96%) XML
11 7 (12.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) Smart Meter
2 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.96%) Fintech
4 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.70%) Derivative
5 2 (3.70%) Equities
5 2 (3.70%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.70%) User Experience
6 1 (1.85%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) Unix
3 3 (5.56%) Solaris
4 2 (3.70%) Windows
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (48.15%) Scrum
3 23 (42.59%) Microservices
4 20 (37.04%) Software Engineering
5 17 (31.48%) Continuous Delivery
5 17 (31.48%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (29.63%) BDD
6 16 (29.63%) Dependency Injection
6 16 (29.63%) SOA
7 15 (27.78%) SDLC
7 15 (27.78%) TDD
8 12 (22.22%) ETL
8 12 (22.22%) Mentoring
9 11 (20.37%) API Development
9 11 (20.37%) Coaching
9 11 (20.37%) Configuration Management
9 11 (20.37%) GAP Analysis
10 10 (18.52%) OO
11 7 (12.96%) IT Strategy
11 7 (12.96%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (31.48%) SQL
3 16 (29.63%) Scala
4 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 13 (24.07%) Java 8
6 11 (20.37%) Groovy
6 11 (20.37%) Ruby
6 11 (20.37%) Shell Script
7 5 (9.26%) C#
7 5 (9.26%) Clojure
8 2 (3.70%) C++
8 2 (3.70%) COBOL
8 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.96%) Degree
3 5 (9.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (7.41%) MCSD
4 4 (7.41%) MCTS
4 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.85%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 17 (31.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (29.63%) Marathon
2 11 (20.37%) Puppet
3 2 (3.70%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (3.70%) Nagios
3 2 (3.70%) Netcool
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Oracle
2 11 (20.37%) MuleSoft
2 11 (20.37%) ServiceNow
3 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.56%) TIBCO