The table below looks at the statistics for GemFire skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GemFire over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vFabric GemFire
Rank 306 324 327
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Permanent jobs citing GemFire 8 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.072% 0.082% 0.042%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.35% 0.41% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 5
Average salary £77,500 £100,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +29.03%
UK excluding London average salary - £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
GemFire
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
2303 2433 2379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.71% 20.00% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1991 2127 2182
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

GemFire
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GemFire across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

GemFire Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GemFire
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GemFire across the City of London region.

GemFire Salary Trend in the City of London

GemFire
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GemFire across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

GemFire Salary Histogram in the City of London

GemFire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing GemFire also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GemFire.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) Front Office
3 15 (62.50%) Oracle Coherence
4 13 (54.17%) SQL
5 12 (50.00%) Spring
5 12 (50.00%) Finance
6 9 (37.50%) Derivative
7 8 (33.33%) TIBCO
7 8 (33.33%) Banking
7 8 (33.33%) C#
7 8 (33.33%) OO
7 8 (33.33%) Linux
8 7 (29.17%) UNIX
8 7 (29.17%) Oracle
8 7 (29.17%) Investment Banking
8 7 (29.17%) TIBCO EMS
9 6 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
9 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
10 5 (20.83%) .NET
10 5 (20.83%) Equities
10 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
10 5 (20.83%) Credit Risk
10 5 (20.83%) Market Risk
10 5 (20.83%) Hedge funds
11 4 (16.67%) Big Data
11 4 (16.67%) Analytics
11 4 (16.67%) Hazelcast
11 4 (16.67%) Reference Data
11 4 (16.67%) TDD

GemFire
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing GemFire also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GemFire. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (62.50%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (29.17%) TIBCO EMS
3 3 (12.50%) JBoss
4 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (4.17%) Jetty
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Solr
5 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Big Data
1 4 (16.67%) Hazelcast
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (4.17%) HBase
3 1 (4.17%) Neo4j
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.17%) DB2
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JUnit
1 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.17%) Maven
1 1 (4.17%) FitNesse
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 17 (70.83%) Front Office
2 12 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (33.33%) Banking
4 7 (29.17%) Investment Banking
5 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
6 3 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Front Office Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Excel Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
3 2 (8.33%) RAD Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Designer
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Java Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Lead Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (4.17%) Java Analyst Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) Spring
2 5 (20.83%) .NET
3 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.33%) J2EE
4 2 (8.33%) Web Services
4 2 (8.33%) J2SE
4 2 (8.33%) JMS
4 2 (8.33%) Java EE
4 2 (8.33%) JPA
5 1 (4.17%) Ehcache
5 1 (4.17%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (4.17%) Java EE 5
5 1 (4.17%) WSDL
5 1 (4.17%) Lucene
5 1 (4.17%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Derivative
2 6 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
3 5 (20.83%) Credit Risk
3 5 (20.83%) Market Risk
3 5 (20.83%) Hedge funds
3 5 (20.83%) Equities
4 4 (16.67%) Reference Data
5 3 (12.50%) Fixed Income
6 2 (8.33%) Grid Computing
6 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (4.17%) Clustering
7 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
7 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (4.17%) Replication
7 1 (4.17%) Open Source
7 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) UNIX
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) OO
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) TDD
3 4 (16.67%) Analytics
4 3 (12.50%) Risk Analytics
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) Refactoring
4 3 (12.50%) RAD
5 2 (8.33%) DSDM
5 2 (8.33%) OOD
5 2 (8.33%) UML
5 2 (8.33%) Low Latency
5 2 (8.33%) Kanban
5 2 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (4.17%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (4.17%) MapReduce
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.33%) VBA
5 2 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) Scala
6 1 (4.17%) Golang
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (4.17%) IBM Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) CITP
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Platform Symphony
1 1 (4.17%) GridGain
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Sybase
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.33%) DataSynapse
3 2 (8.33%) GigaSpaces
3 2 (8.33%) Terracotta
4 1 (4.17%) IBM