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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vFabric GemFire
Rank 305 320 318
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing GemFire 8 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.073% 0.12% 0.060%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.35% 0.57% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 7
Average salary £87,500 £90,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £71,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £120,000 £88,000
UK excluding London average salary - £80,000 -
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
2258 2435 2346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.62% 20.46% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1968 2073 2123
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 23 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (73.91%) Front Office
3 16 (69.57%) Spring
4 11 (47.83%) OO
4 11 (47.83%) Oracle Coherence
5 10 (43.48%) SQL
5 10 (43.48%) TIBCO
6 9 (39.13%) Finance
6 9 (39.13%) Banking
6 9 (39.13%) TIBCO EMS
6 9 (39.13%) Derivative
7 8 (34.78%) Investment Banking
7 8 (34.78%) C#
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle
9 6 (26.09%) UNIX
9 6 (26.09%) OOD
9 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (26.09%) Equity Derivative
9 6 (26.09%) Equities
10 5 (21.74%) Fixed Income
10 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
10 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
10 5 (21.74%) JMS
10 5 (21.74%) Linux
10 5 (21.74%) .NET
11 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
11 4 (17.39%) Scrum
11 4 (17.39%) Reference Data
11 4 (17.39%) Big Data
11 4 (17.39%) Low Latency

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 11 (47.83%) Oracle Coherence
2 9 (39.13%) TIBCO EMS
3 3 (13.04%) JBoss
4 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
4 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (4.35%) Jetty
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
5 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (4.35%) HBase
3 1 (4.35%) Neo4j
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Hazelcast
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.35%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JUnit
1 2 (8.70%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) FitNesse
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.35%) Ant
General
1 17 (73.91%) Front Office
2 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Banking
3 8 (34.78%) Investment Banking
4 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 17 (73.91%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Front Office Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Excel Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
3 2 (8.70%) RAD Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Java Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Lead Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Java Analyst Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) Spring
2 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) JMS
2 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
3 3 (13.04%) J2EE
3 3 (13.04%) Web Services
4 2 (8.70%) Java EE
4 2 (8.70%) JPA
4 2 (8.70%) J2SE
5 1 (4.35%) Java SE
5 1 (4.35%) Apache CXF
5 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (4.35%) REST
5 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
5 1 (4.35%) Spring Integration
5 1 (4.35%) JSON
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) Java EE 5
5 1 (4.35%) XML
5 1 (4.35%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Derivative
2 6 (26.09%) Equity Derivative
2 6 (26.09%) Equities
3 5 (21.74%) Fixed Income
4 4 (17.39%) Reference Data
5 3 (13.04%) Hedge funds
5 3 (13.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (8.70%) Grid Computing
6 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
6 2 (8.70%) Credit Risk
6 2 (8.70%) Market Risk
7 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
7 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
7 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) UNIX
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) OO
2 6 (26.09%) OOD
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) Low Latency
4 3 (13.04%) TDD
4 3 (13.04%) RAD
5 2 (8.70%) DSDM
5 2 (8.70%) UML
5 2 (8.70%) Kanban
5 2 (8.70%) BDD
6 1 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (4.35%) MapReduce
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.70%) VBA
5 2 (8.70%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
6 1 (4.35%) Scala
6 1 (4.35%) Golang
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (4.35%) IBM Certification
1 1 (4.35%) CITP
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Platform Symphony
1 1 (4.35%) GridGain
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) TIBCO
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) IBM
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.70%) Sybase
4 2 (8.70%) DataSynapse
4 2 (8.70%) GigaSpaces
4 2 (8.70%) 29West
5 1 (4.35%) Terracotta