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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal GemFire (formerly VMware vFabric GemFire)
Rank - 350 318
Permanent jobs citing GemFire 0 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.046% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.22% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 10
Average salary - £70,000 £78,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £80,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +92.77%
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
1967 2716 2168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.45% 20.81% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1698 2337 1915
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 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 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) JMS
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) TIBCO
2 8 (88.89%) Spring
2 8 (88.89%) TIBCO EMS
3 7 (77.78%) Investment Banking
3 7 (77.78%) Front Office
3 7 (77.78%) Banking
4 6 (66.67%) Fixed Income
4 6 (66.67%) OOD
4 6 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (55.56%) IBM
5 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
5 5 (55.56%) Ultra Messaging
5 5 (55.56%) Solace
6 3 (33.33%) Sybase
6 3 (33.33%) C#
6 3 (33.33%) C++
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
8 1 (11.11%) Release Management
8 1 (11.11%) Hedge funds
8 1 (11.11%) BDD
8 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 1 (11.11%) Derivative
8 1 (11.11%) Finance
8 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (11.11%) TDD
8 1 (11.11%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 (22.22%) Oracle Coherence
General
1 7 (77.78%) Investment Banking
1 7 (77.78%) Front Office
1 7 (77.78%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Excel Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) JMS
1 8 (88.89%) Spring
1 8 (88.89%) TIBCO EMS
2 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 5 (55.56%) Ultra Messaging
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Fixed Income
1 6 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Hedge funds
2 1 (11.11%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) TIBCO
2 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) Solace
3 3 (33.33%) Sybase
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle