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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vFabric GemFire
Rank 305 319 334
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +15
Permanent jobs citing GemFire 15 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.059% 0.024%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.63% 0.32% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 3
Average salary £90,000 £100,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £87,500 £78,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £104,000 £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+55.00% +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
2363 2157 2485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.52% 18.24% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2000 1927 2296
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 16 (69.57%) Front Office
3 15 (65.22%) Oracle Coherence
4 13 (56.52%) SQL
5 12 (52.17%) Finance
5 12 (52.17%) Spring
6 10 (43.48%) Linux
7 9 (39.13%) Banking
8 8 (34.78%) TIBCO
8 8 (34.78%) UNIX
9 7 (30.43%) C#
9 7 (30.43%) Investment Banking
9 7 (30.43%) Derivative
9 7 (30.43%) TIBCO EMS
9 7 (30.43%) Mathematics
10 6 (26.09%) Credit Risk
10 6 (26.09%) Equity Derivative
11 5 (21.74%) Financial Institution
11 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
11 5 (21.74%) OO
11 5 (21.74%) Oracle
11 5 (21.74%) Market Risk
11 5 (21.74%) Equities
11 5 (21.74%) Refactoring
11 5 (21.74%) Hedge funds
11 5 (21.74%) Analytics
11 5 (21.74%) Hazelcast
12 4 (17.39%) Risk Analytics
12 4 (17.39%) Reference Data
12 4 (17.39%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (65.22%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (30.43%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Hazelcast
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (8.70%) Big Data
4 1 (4.35%) DB2
4 1 (4.35%) HBase
4 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JUnit
1 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
1 1 (4.35%) FitNesse
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
1 1 (4.35%) Hudson
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (69.57%) Front Office
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 9 (39.13%) Banking
4 7 (30.43%) Investment Banking
5 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
5 5 (21.74%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
1 17 (73.91%) Java Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
3 1 (4.35%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Lead Architect
3 1 (4.35%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (4.35%) Java Analyst Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Designer
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Architect
3 1 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Designer
3 1 (4.35%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) Spring
2 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.70%) Java EE
3 2 (8.70%) JPA
3 2 (8.70%) J2EE
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) JMS
4 1 (4.35%) WSDL
4 1 (4.35%) Java SE
4 1 (4.35%) J2SE
4 1 (4.35%) Ehcache
4 1 (4.35%) REST
4 1 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (4.35%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Mathematics
1 7 (30.43%) Derivative
2 6 (26.09%) Equity Derivative
2 6 (26.09%) Credit Risk
3 5 (21.74%) Market Risk
3 5 (21.74%) Equities
3 5 (21.74%) Hedge funds
4 4 (17.39%) Reference Data
5 3 (13.04%) Fixed Income
6 1 (4.35%) Grid Computing
6 1 (4.35%) Clustering
6 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) UNIX
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) OO
1 5 (21.74%) Refactoring
1 5 (21.74%) Analytics
2 4 (17.39%) Risk Analytics
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) UML
4 2 (8.70%) DSDM
4 2 (8.70%) OOD
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
4 2 (8.70%) Low Latency
4 2 (8.70%) Kanban
4 2 (8.70%) MapReduce
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.35%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (4.35%) IBM Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) CITP
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) TIBCO
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) JBoss
4 2 (8.70%) Sybase
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.70%) Terracotta
5 1 (4.35%) DataSynapse
5 1 (4.35%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
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