While Jaymi was competing on The X Factor, he revealed that he is homosexual. He also revealed that he has been having love affairs with his fellow mate Olly Marmon and he also offered a married proposal in 2010. They finally got engaged in 2014.
Jaymi was influenced in music since he was child. From his childhood days he was also active in singing and finally in 2009, he formed pop band Triple J in 2009 with Josh Cuthbert. Later in 2011, this band changed its name to Union J. In 2014, they signed a recording contract with Epic Records and they finally released their debut album You Got It All – The Album on 8th of December 2014. The actual figure about his salary is unknown.