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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal GemFire (formerly VMware vFabric GemFire)
Rank 308 339 316
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -23
Permanent jobs citing GemFire 2 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.046% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.096% 0.22% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 10
Average salary £87,500 £65,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £59,500 £76,500
10% offered a salary of more than £89,500 £78,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £80,000 -
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
2073 2667 2163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.09% 20.64% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1772 2279 1925
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) Spring
3 10 (83.33%) OO
3 10 (83.33%) JMS
4 9 (75.00%) OOD
4 9 (75.00%) Banking
4 9 (75.00%) TIBCO EMS
4 9 (75.00%) Investment Banking
4 9 (75.00%) TIBCO
5 8 (66.67%) Front Office
6 7 (58.33%) Fixed Income
6 7 (58.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (50.00%) IBM
7 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (50.00%) Ultra Messaging
7 6 (50.00%) Solace
8 3 (25.00%) Finance
8 3 (25.00%) C#
8 3 (25.00%) C++
8 3 (25.00%) Sybase
9 2 (16.67%) SQL
9 2 (16.67%) Oracle
9 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
9 2 (16.67%) Maven
9 2 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
10 1 (8.33%) Release Management
10 1 (8.33%) jQuery
10 1 (8.33%) Apache CXF

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

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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 2 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Ant
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
General
1 9 (75.00%) Banking
1 9 (75.00%) Investment Banking
2 8 (66.67%) Front Office
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (91.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Excel Developer
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Spring
2 10 (83.33%) JMS
3 9 (75.00%) TIBCO EMS
4 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (50.00%) Ultra Messaging
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) Apache CXF
5 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (8.33%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
5 1 (8.33%) Spring Integration
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Fixed Income
1 7 (58.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (8.33%) Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) OO
2 9 (75.00%) OOD
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) TIBCO
2 6 (50.00%) IBM
2 6 (50.00%) Solace
3 3 (25.00%) Sybase
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle