The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vFabric GemFire
Rank 325 301 325
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +24
Permanent jobs citing GemFire 7 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.056% 0.13% 0.079%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.27% 0.71% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 11
Average salary £63,750 £90,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £69,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £120,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 - -
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
2630 2114 2503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.86% 18.02% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2257 1899 2329
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
GemFire
London

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 17 April 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 17 April 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%) Finance
3 13 (56.52%) Front Office
4 12 (52.17%) Hadoop
4 12 (52.17%) Clojure
5 11 (47.83%) Spring
6 9 (39.13%) DataSynapse
6 9 (39.13%) Multithreading
7 8 (34.78%) Guice
7 8 (34.78%) Algorithmic Trading
7 8 (34.78%) Java Concurrency
7 8 (34.78%) Guava
7 8 (34.78%) OO
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle
8 7 (30.43%) Linux
9 6 (26.09%) OOD
9 6 (26.09%) Banking
10 5 (21.74%) Oracle Coherence
10 5 (21.74%) UNIX
10 5 (21.74%) SQL
10 5 (21.74%) Low Latency
10 5 (21.74%) Platform Symphony
11 4 (17.39%) Emacs
11 4 (17.39%) Open Source
11 4 (17.39%) Perl
11 4 (17.39%) OOP
11 4 (17.39%) Lisp
11 4 (17.39%) Investment Banking
11 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (21.74%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (13.04%) Confluence
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) TIBCO EMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) Hadoop
2 3 (13.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Hazelcast
3 1 (4.35%) Infinispan
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Emacs
2 3 (13.04%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) Hudson
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
3 1 (4.35%) Maven
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) Front Office
3 6 (26.09%) Banking
4 4 (17.39%) Investment Banking
5 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 18 (78.26%) Java Developer
3 12 (52.17%) Java Programmer
3 12 (52.17%) Programmer
4 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Applications Support
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Excel Developer
5 1 (4.35%) RAD Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) Spring
2 8 (34.78%) Guice
2 8 (34.78%) Java Concurrency
2 8 (34.78%) Guava
3 3 (13.04%) Middleware
4 2 (8.70%) JMS
5 1 (4.35%) .NET
5 1 (4.35%) J2SE
5 1 (4.35%) Apache CXF
5 1 (4.35%) MapReduce
5 1 (4.35%) JSON
5 1 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Open Source
2 3 (13.04%) Hedge funds
2 3 (13.04%) Credit Risk
3 2 (8.70%) Market Risk
3 2 (8.70%) Equities
3 2 (8.70%) Derivative
3 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.35%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Multithreading
2 8 (34.78%) Algorithmic Trading
2 8 (34.78%) OO
3 6 (26.09%) OOD
4 5 (21.74%) Low Latency
5 4 (17.39%) OOP
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.70%) Refactoring
8 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
8 1 (4.35%) TDD
8 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.35%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) Clojure
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) Perl
4 4 (17.39%) Lisp
5 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
5 3 (13.04%) C#
6 2 (8.70%) C++
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby
7 1 (4.35%) Groovy
7 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.35%) VBA
7 1 (4.35%) Python
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Platform Symphony
2 1 (4.35%) GridGain
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) DataSynapse
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Atlassian
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Terracotta
5 1 (4.35%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (4.35%) TIBCO
5 1 (4.35%) Sybase
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75 - £85 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Bonus
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