The table below looks at the statistics for GemFire skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GemFire over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal GemFire (formerly VMware vFabric GemFire)
Rank 910 963 970
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +7
Permanent jobs citing GemFire 27 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.010% 0.023%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.13% 0.048% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 22
Median salary £61,500 £75,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £61,500 £75,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-18.00% -6.25%

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
21306 23068 25291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.78% 20.89% 21.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18204 19108 20894
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GemFire
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing GemFire as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016 within the UK.

GemFire Salary Histogram in the UK

GemFire
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GemFire within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 17 £61,500 -
Scotland - 17 £61,500 -
England +29 10 £83,750 +11.66%
London +18 7 £83,750 +11.66%
South East +22 3 - -
Farnborough - 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 - -
City of London +42 2 £72,500 -17.14%

GemFire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing GemFire also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for GemFire.

1 38 (97.44%) Java
2 28 (71.79%) Spring
3 27 (69.23%) Finance
4 22 (56.41%) JUnit
5 21 (53.85%) Oracle Coherence
6 20 (51.28%) JSON
7 19 (48.72%) JMS
8 18 (46.15%) Sybase
9 17 (43.59%) SQL
9 17 (43.59%) Relational Database
10 16 (41.03%) Jenkins
10 16 (41.03%) SDLC
10 16 (41.03%) J2EE
10 16 (41.03%) Banking
10 16 (41.03%) REST
11 15 (38.46%) Scrum
11 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (35.90%) Maven
12 14 (35.90%) XML
12 14 (35.90%) Degree
12 14 (35.90%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (33.33%) OO
14 12 (30.77%) Release Management
14 12 (30.77%) Ext JS
14 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (28.21%) Oracle
15 11 (28.21%) Front Office
16 10 (25.64%) HTML
16 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
16 10 (25.64%) SOAP

GemFire
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (53.85%) Oracle Coherence
2 10 (25.64%) Tomcat
3 9 (23.08%) Apache
4 7 (17.95%) Apache Spark
5 6 (15.38%) MQSeries
6 4 (10.26%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (5.13%) Mule
7 2 (5.13%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) GitHub
1 4 (10.26%) PaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) Relational Database
2 9 (23.08%) Hazelcast
3 7 (17.95%) RDBMS
4 6 (15.38%) Hadoop
5 4 (10.26%) Apache Hive
5 4 (10.26%) Big Data
5 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (10.26%) HBase
5 4 (10.26%) OLTP
5 4 (10.26%) QlikView
6 2 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.56%) KDB
Development Applications
1 22 (56.41%) JUnit
2 16 (41.03%) Jenkins
3 14 (35.90%) Maven
4 10 (25.64%) Concordion
4 10 (25.64%) JBehave
4 10 (25.64%) Mockito
4 10 (25.64%) Subversion
5 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
6 8 (20.51%) Cucumber
6 8 (20.51%) Selenium
7 6 (15.38%) Ant
8 5 (12.82%) HP UFT
8 5 (12.82%) JIRA
9 4 (10.26%) Eclipse
9 4 (10.26%) Gradle
10 2 (5.13%) FitNesse
10 2 (5.13%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (69.23%) Finance
2 16 (41.03%) Banking
3 11 (28.21%) Front Office
4 7 (17.95%) Investment Banking
4 7 (17.95%) Retail
5 5 (12.82%) Financial Institution
5 5 (12.82%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Developer
2 24 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 12 (30.77%) Technical Leader
4 9 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 9 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Lead Java Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Core Java Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Java Team Leader
7 4 (10.26%) Team Leader
7 4 (10.26%) Technical Team Leader
7 4 (10.26%) Unix Team Leader
8 2 (5.13%) Scala Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Front Office Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (71.79%) Spring
2 20 (51.28%) JSON
3 19 (48.72%) JMS
4 16 (41.03%) J2EE
4 16 (41.03%) REST
5 14 (35.90%) XML
6 12 (30.77%) Ext JS
7 10 (25.64%) HTML
7 10 (25.64%) JDBC
7 10 (25.64%) SOAP
8 9 (23.08%) FIX Protocol
9 8 (20.51%) Drools
10 6 (15.38%) CSS
10 6 (15.38%) Ehcache
10 6 (15.38%) Web Services
11 5 (12.82%) Kafka
12 4 (10.26%) JSP
12 4 (10.26%) Spark Streaming
12 4 (10.26%) Spring Boot
12 4 (10.26%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Algorithms
2 4 (10.26%) Data Structures
2 4 (10.26%) Derivative
2 4 (10.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (10.26%) Replication
3 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.13%) Equities
3 2 (5.13%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
1 5 (12.82%) Unix
2 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) SDLC
2 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) Scrum
3 14 (35.90%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (33.33%) OO
5 12 (30.77%) Release Management
6 10 (25.64%) Database Tuning
6 10 (25.64%) Kanban
6 10 (25.64%) SOLID
7 9 (23.08%) Multithreading
8 8 (20.51%) Project Management
8 8 (20.51%) TDD
9 7 (17.95%) Asset Management
10 6 (15.38%) People Management
10 6 (15.38%) Process Management
10 6 (15.38%) SOA
10 6 (15.38%) Translating Business Requirements
10 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
11 5 (12.82%) BDD
11 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) Java
2 17 (43.59%) SQL
3 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.95%) Python
5 6 (15.38%) Jython
5 6 (15.38%) Perl
5 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
6 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.13%) C#
7 2 (5.13%) C++
7 2 (5.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (10.26%) HDFS
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Sybase
2 11 (28.21%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) DataSynapse
3 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.13%) GigaSpaces
4 2 (5.13%) Greenplum
4 2 (5.13%) Splunk
4 2 (5.13%) Sun
4 2 (5.13%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.56%) StreamBase