The table below looks at the statistics for GemFire skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GemFire over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vFabric GemFire
Rank 855 844 868
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +24
Permanent jobs citing GemFire 39 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.031% 0.019%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.16% 0.15% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 20
Average salary £90,000 £97,500 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £73,750
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £112,000 £101,000
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+55.00% +25.00%

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23709 21587 24088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.76% 20.20% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19317 18323 20612
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

GemFire
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GemFire Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GemFire
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GemFire within the UK.

GemFire Salary Trend in the UK

GemFire
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GemFire over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 within the UK.

GemFire Salary Histogram in the UK

GemFire
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GemFire within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
England +12 38 £90,000 -7.69% 3
London 0 38 £90,000 -8.86% 3
City of London +7 15 £90,000 -10.00% 2
Hackney - 4 - - 1
Glasgow - 1 £77,500 -
Scotland - 1 £77,500 -

GemFire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 54 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (61.11%) Front Office
3 32 (59.26%) Oracle Coherence
4 27 (50.00%) Spring
5 24 (44.44%) SQL
6 21 (38.89%) Finance
6 21 (38.89%) Banking
7 19 (35.19%) Investment Banking
7 19 (35.19%) Linux
8 16 (29.63%) C#
9 15 (27.78%) TIBCO
10 14 (25.93%) Derivative
10 14 (25.93%) TIBCO EMS
11 13 (24.07%) Oracle
12 12 (22.22%) UNIX
12 12 (22.22%) JMS
12 12 (22.22%) Equity Derivative
13 11 (20.37%) OO
14 10 (18.52%) Hibernate
14 10 (18.52%) Fixed Income
14 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (18.52%) Equities
14 10 (18.52%) Mathematics
14 10 (18.52%) Big Data
15 9 (16.67%) Terracotta
15 9 (16.67%) Credit Risk
15 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
15 9 (16.67%) OOD
15 9 (16.67%) Sybase
15 9 (16.67%) J2EE

GemFire
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 32 (59.26%) Oracle Coherence
2 14 (25.93%) TIBCO EMS
3 6 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 4 (7.41%) Apache Pig
5 2 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) Big Data
2 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 6 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 6 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 6 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 5 (9.26%) KDB
3 5 (9.26%) Apache Hive
3 5 (9.26%) Hazelcast
4 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.70%) DB2
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.85%) HBase
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
1 4 (7.41%) Hudson
2 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (3.70%) JUnit
3 2 (3.70%) JIRA
3 2 (3.70%) FitNesse
3 2 (3.70%) Subversion
4 1 (1.85%) Maven
4 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
General
1 33 (61.11%) Front Office
2 21 (38.89%) Finance
2 21 (38.89%) Banking
3 19 (35.19%) Investment Banking
4 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 7 (12.96%) Financial Institution
6 4 (7.41%) Law
6 4 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (72.22%) Developer
2 37 (68.52%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Designer
5 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Leader
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Designer
7 2 (3.70%) C++ Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Designer
8 1 (1.85%) Java Team Leader
8 1 (1.85%) Java Programmer
8 1 (1.85%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.85%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.00%) Spring
2 12 (22.22%) JMS
3 10 (18.52%) Hibernate
4 9 (16.67%) J2EE
5 5 (9.26%) Web Services
5 5 (9.26%) .NET
6 4 (7.41%) JDBC
6 4 (7.41%) JMX
6 4 (7.41%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (5.56%) jQuery
7 3 (5.56%) XML
7 3 (5.56%) HTML
8 2 (3.70%) JPA
8 2 (3.70%) REST
8 2 (3.70%) RESTful
8 2 (3.70%) J2SE
8 2 (3.70%) Java SE
8 2 (3.70%) Java EE
9 1 (1.85%) XML Messaging
9 1 (1.85%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Derivative
2 12 (22.22%) Equity Derivative
3 10 (18.52%) Fixed Income
3 10 (18.52%) Equities
3 10 (18.52%) Mathematics
4 9 (16.67%) Credit Risk
5 7 (12.96%) Hedge funds
6 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (11.11%) Market Risk
7 5 (9.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (9.26%) Open Source
8 4 (7.41%) Reference Data
8 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.85%) Replication
9 1 (1.85%) Grid Computing
9 1 (1.85%) Clustering
9 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) Linux
2 12 (22.22%) UNIX
3 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) OO
2 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.67%) OOD
4 8 (14.81%) Refactoring
5 7 (12.96%) Risk Management
5 7 (12.96%) Analytics
6 6 (11.11%) Risk Analytics
6 6 (11.11%) Scrum
7 5 (9.26%) Multithreading
7 5 (9.26%) Project Management
8 4 (7.41%) UML
8 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (7.41%) Project Planning
8 4 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Release Management
8 4 (7.41%) Use Case
8 4 (7.41%) TDD
8 4 (7.41%) Automated Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (44.44%) SQL
3 16 (29.63%) C#
4 7 (12.96%) Shell Script
4 7 (12.96%) C++
5 3 (5.56%) Python
5 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.56%) Perl
6 2 (3.70%) C
7 1 (1.85%) Groovy
7 1 (1.85%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) CITP
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.85%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) HDFS
2 1 (1.85%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Oozie
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) TIBCO
2 13 (24.07%) Oracle
3 9 (16.67%) Terracotta
3 9 (16.67%) Sybase
4 8 (14.81%) JBoss
5 5 (9.26%) GigaSpaces
5 5 (9.26%) IBM
6 4 (7.41%) Vertica
6 4 (7.41%) Cloudera
6 4 (7.41%) Sun
6 4 (7.41%) Greenplum
6 4 (7.41%) Netezza
6 4 (7.41%) Teradata
7 3 (5.56%) DataSynapse
7 3 (5.56%) StreamBase
8 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.70%) Perforce
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TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Market leading bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Hackney, London
Pivotal
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 25 days ago