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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal GemFire (formerly VMware vFabric GemFire)
Rank 302 303 294
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing GemFire 9 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.087% 0.096% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.41% 0.46% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 15
Average salary £90,000 £120,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
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
2196 2186 2000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 21.11% 21.05% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1883 1885 1799
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 2015.

GemFire Salary Histogram in the City of London

GemFire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 17 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) OO
3 12 (70.59%) Front Office
3 12 (70.59%) Spring
4 11 (64.71%) Banking
4 11 (64.71%) Investment Banking
5 10 (58.82%) JMS
6 9 (52.94%) OOD
6 9 (52.94%) TIBCO
6 9 (52.94%) TIBCO EMS
7 7 (41.18%) Fixed Income
7 7 (41.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
8 6 (35.29%) IBM
8 6 (35.29%) 29West
9 5 (29.41%) C#
9 5 (29.41%) C++
9 5 (29.41%) Oracle
9 5 (29.41%) Finance
9 5 (29.41%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (23.53%) SQL
10 4 (23.53%) Derivative
11 3 (17.65%) Big Data
11 3 (17.65%) VBA
11 3 (17.65%) .NET
11 3 (17.65%) Sybase
11 3 (17.65%) Python
11 3 (17.65%) TDD
11 3 (17.65%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (52.94%) TIBCO EMS
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (5.88%) Jetty
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) Ant
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
General
1 12 (70.59%) Front Office
2 11 (64.71%) Banking
2 11 (64.71%) Investment Banking
3 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (82.35%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Front Office Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Excel Developer
4 2 (11.76%) RAD Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) Spring
2 10 (58.82%) JMS
3 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE
5 1 (5.88%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) J2SE
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) Apache CXF
5 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
5 1 (5.88%) Spring Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 7 (41.18%) Fixed Income
2 4 (23.53%) Derivative
3 3 (17.65%) Hedge funds
3 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
4 1 (5.88%) Market Risk
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) Grid Computing
4 1 (5.88%) Equities
4 1 (5.88%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) OO
2 9 (52.94%) OOD
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) BDD
5 2 (11.76%) Low Latency
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) RAD
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Release Management
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) C++
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) VBA
4 3 (17.65%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) Scala
5 1 (5.88%) Golang
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Platform Symphony
1 1 (5.88%) GridGain
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) TIBCO
2 6 (35.29%) IBM
2 6 (35.29%) 29West
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle
4 3 (17.65%) Sybase
5 1 (5.88%) DataSynapse
5 1 (5.88%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (5.88%) Terracotta