The table below looks at the statistics for GemFire skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal GemFire (formerly VMware vFabric GemFire)
Rank 627 639 590
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -49
Permanent jobs citing GemFire 13 12 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.024% 0.089%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% 0.11% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 37
Average salary £75,000 £70,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,500 £73,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £130,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £80,000 -
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
GemFire
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9536 11088 9979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 21.42% 22.46% 21.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8134 9271 8557
Average salary £52,500 £49,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

GemFire
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GemFire across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

GemFire Jobs Demand Trend in London

GemFire
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GemFire across the London region.

GemFire Salary Trend in London

GemFire
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GemFire across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

GemFire Salary Histogram in London

GemFire
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GemFire within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +28 6 £90,000 +44.00%
GemFire
England

GemFire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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 24 (92.31%) Java
2 17 (65.38%) Spring
3 14 (53.85%) Front Office
4 13 (50.00%) Banking
4 13 (50.00%) OO
4 13 (50.00%) JMS
5 12 (46.15%) Investment Banking
6 11 (42.31%) TIBCO
6 11 (42.31%) Oracle Coherence
7 10 (38.46%) OOD
7 10 (38.46%) TIBCO EMS
7 10 (38.46%) Fixed Income
8 9 (34.62%) C++
8 9 (34.62%) Terracotta
9 8 (30.77%) IBM
9 8 (30.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (30.77%) Hibernate
9 8 (30.77%) Finance
10 6 (23.08%) 29West
11 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (19.23%) C#
11 5 (19.23%) Oracle
12 4 (15.38%) Sybase
12 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
12 4 (15.38%) Grid Computing
12 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
12 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
13 3 (11.54%) Redis
13 3 (11.54%) Big Data
13 3 (11.54%) TDD

GemFire
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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 11 (42.31%) Oracle Coherence
2 10 (38.46%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Redis
1 3 (11.54%) Big Data
2 2 (7.69%) Couchbase
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.69%) CouchDB
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) ObjectStore
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JUnit
1 2 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.85%) Ant
General
1 14 (53.85%) Front Office
2 13 (50.00%) Banking
3 12 (46.15%) Investment Banking
4 8 (30.77%) Finance
5 3 (11.54%) Retail
6 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 17 (65.38%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.54%) C++ Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (3.85%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Excel Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) Spring
2 13 (50.00%) JMS
3 8 (30.77%) Hibernate
4 3 (11.54%) J2EE
5 2 (7.69%) JDBC
5 2 (7.69%) Web Services
5 2 (7.69%) XML
5 2 (7.69%) JMX
5 2 (7.69%) Ehcache
5 2 (7.69%) REST
6 1 (3.85%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.85%) Spring Integration
6 1 (3.85%) RESTful
6 1 (3.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.85%) Java EE
6 1 (3.85%) JSON
6 1 (3.85%) jQuery
6 1 (3.85%) Apache CXF
6 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Fixed Income
2 8 (30.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (15.38%) Grid Computing
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (11.54%) Derivative
5 2 (7.69%) Cryptography
5 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
5 2 (7.69%) Open Source
5 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.85%) Equities
6 1 (3.85%) Hedge funds
6 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) OO
2 10 (38.46%) OOD
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) Low Latency
6 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (7.69%) Use Case
7 1 (3.85%) Release Management
7 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
7 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.85%) BDD
7 1 (3.85%) Risk Analytics
7 1 (3.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) C++
3 5 (19.23%) C#
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) VBA
5 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Oozie
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) TIBCO
2 9 (34.62%) Terracotta
3 8 (30.77%) IBM
4 6 (23.08%) 29West
5 5 (19.23%) Oracle
6 4 (15.38%) Sybase
7 2 (7.69%) GigaSpaces
7 2 (7.69%) Greenplum
7 2 (7.69%) Teradata
7 2 (7.69%) Netezza
7 2 (7.69%) Vertica
7 2 (7.69%) Cloudera
8 1 (3.85%) DataSynapse