The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vFabric GemFire
Rank 313 306 328
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Permanent jobs citing GemFire 16 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.10% 0.008%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.62% 0.56% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 1
Average salary £90,000 £78,750 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -21.25%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £41,500 -
% change year-on-year
+68.67% -
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
2590 2154 2549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.89% 17.99% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2204 1923 2344
Average salary £52,500 £50,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +0.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
GemFire
London

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) SQL
3 14 (63.64%) Oracle Coherence
4 13 (59.09%) Finance
4 13 (59.09%) Linux
5 12 (54.55%) Front Office
6 11 (50.00%) Spring
7 10 (45.45%) UNIX
8 9 (40.91%) Banking
9 7 (31.82%) Equities
9 7 (31.82%) Oracle
9 7 (31.82%) C#
9 7 (31.82%) Mathematics
9 7 (31.82%) Derivative
10 6 (27.27%) Investment Banking
10 6 (27.27%) Credit Risk
10 6 (27.27%) Financial Institution
10 6 (27.27%) TIBCO
11 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
11 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
11 5 (22.73%) Market Risk
11 5 (22.73%) TIBCO EMS
11 5 (22.73%) Equity Derivative
11 5 (22.73%) Refactoring
11 5 (22.73%) Hedge funds
11 5 (22.73%) Analytics
11 5 (22.73%) Hazelcast
12 4 (18.18%) Low Latency
12 4 (18.18%) Reference Data
12 4 (18.18%) Risk Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 14 (63.64%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (22.73%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) Confluence
4 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Hazelcast
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) DB2
4 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Maven
1 2 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) FitNesse
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (4.55%) Hudson
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 12 (54.55%) Front Office
3 9 (40.91%) Banking
4 6 (27.27%) Investment Banking
4 6 (27.27%) Financial Institution
5 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
1 15 (68.18%) Java Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Lead Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Java Analyst Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Designer
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Designer
4 1 (4.55%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
3 2 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (9.09%) JPA
3 2 (9.09%) J2EE
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) Java EE
4 1 (4.55%) JSON
4 1 (4.55%) Java SE
4 1 (4.55%) J2SE
4 1 (4.55%) JMS
4 1 (4.55%) WSDL
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) Apache CXF
4 1 (4.55%) Ehcache
4 1 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) MapReduce
4 1 (4.55%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Equities
1 7 (31.82%) Derivative
1 7 (31.82%) Mathematics
2 6 (27.27%) Credit Risk
3 5 (22.73%) Market Risk
3 5 (22.73%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (22.73%) Hedge funds
4 4 (18.18%) Reference Data
5 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.55%) Replication
5 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Refactoring
1 5 (22.73%) Analytics
2 4 (18.18%) Low Latency
2 4 (18.18%) Risk Analytics
2 4 (18.18%) OO
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) Kanban
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) DSDM
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) UML
4 2 (9.09%) OOD
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) RAD
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
5 2 (9.09%) Perl
6 1 (4.55%) Ruby
6 1 (4.55%) Groovy
6 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (4.55%) IBM Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) CITP
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) TIBCO
3 3 (13.64%) JBoss
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.09%) Terracotta
5 1 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) Sybase