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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal GemFire (formerly VMware vFabric GemFire)
Rank 922 920 881
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -39
Permanent jobs citing GemFire 13 17 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.016% 0.053%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.062% 0.075% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 47
Average salary £73,750 £72,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.72% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £56,000 £75,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £61,250 - £80,000

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
20963 22566 22377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.70% 21.20% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17686 19136 18279
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 12 February 2016 within the UK.

GemFire Salary Histogram in the UK

GemFire
Top 7 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 12 February 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
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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 +10 7 £85,000 +17.24%
Glasgow - 6 £61,250 -
Scotland - 6 £61,250 -
London -4 5 £85,000 +17.24%
Farnborough - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 - -
South East - 2 - -

GemFire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 38 (79.17%) Java
2 30 (62.50%) Spring
3 29 (60.42%) SQL
4 24 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 20 (41.67%) Multithreading
6 19 (39.58%) Banking
6 19 (39.58%) TIBCO
6 19 (39.58%) C#
7 18 (37.50%) Linux
7 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (37.50%) Maven
8 17 (35.42%) JMS
9 15 (31.25%) Apache Spark
9 15 (31.25%) Python
9 15 (31.25%) HTML
9 15 (31.25%) Front Office
9 15 (31.25%) Oracle Coherence
9 15 (31.25%) Hadoop
10 14 (29.17%) Equities
10 14 (29.17%) Scrum
10 14 (29.17%) J2EE
11 13 (27.08%) Tomcat
11 13 (27.08%) SOA
11 13 (27.08%) Finance
11 13 (27.08%) Investment Banking
11 13 (27.08%) Degree
12 12 (25.00%) InterSystems Cache
12 12 (25.00%) Credit Risk
12 12 (25.00%) Market Risk
12 12 (25.00%) Migration

GemFire
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 15 (31.25%) Apache Spark
1 15 (31.25%) Oracle Coherence
2 13 (27.08%) Tomcat
3 6 (12.50%) Apache
3 6 (12.50%) JBoss
4 2 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.08%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.08%) Mule
5 1 (2.08%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) GitHub
1 2 (4.17%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 15 (31.25%) Hadoop
3 12 (25.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 12 (25.00%) OLAP
3 12 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
3 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (22.92%) RDBMS
5 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (8.33%) Hazelcast
5 4 (8.33%) KDB
5 4 (8.33%) QlikView
6 2 (4.17%) Apache Hive
6 2 (4.17%) Big Data
6 2 (4.17%) HBase
6 2 (4.17%) OLTP
7 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (37.50%) Maven
2 10 (20.83%) NUnit
2 10 (20.83%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (20.83%) SpecFlow
3 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
5 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 5 (10.42%) JUnit
6 5 (10.42%) Subversion
7 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
7 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.17%) Gradle
7 2 (4.17%) Selenium
8 1 (2.08%) Ant
8 1 (2.08%) Concordion
8 1 (2.08%) FitNesse
8 1 (2.08%) JBehave
8 1 (2.08%) Mockito
General
1 19 (39.58%) Banking
2 15 (31.25%) Front Office
3 13 (27.08%) Finance
3 13 (27.08%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (91.67%) Developer
2 34 (70.83%) Java Developer
3 22 (45.83%) Lead Developer
4 20 (41.67%) Senior Developer
5 18 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (33.33%) Core Java Developer
7 14 (29.17%) C# Developer
7 14 (29.17%) Java Team Leader
7 14 (29.17%) Team Leader
8 12 (25.00%) Senior SQL Developer
8 12 (25.00%) SQL Developer
9 8 (16.67%) C# WPF Developer
9 8 (16.67%) WPF Developer
10 6 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
10 6 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
10 6 (12.50%) UI Developer
11 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (8.33%) HTML Developer
11 4 (8.33%) Lead C# Developer
11 4 (8.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (62.50%) Spring
2 17 (35.42%) JMS
3 15 (31.25%) HTML
4 14 (29.17%) J2EE
5 12 (25.00%) Spring Batch
5 12 (25.00%) Spring XD
6 10 (20.83%) .NET
6 10 (20.83%) AngularJS
6 10 (20.83%) HTML5
6 10 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (20.83%) WPF
7 9 (18.75%) TIBCO EMS
8 8 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
9 6 (12.50%) Ext JS
10 5 (10.42%) SOAP
10 5 (10.42%) Web Services
10 5 (10.42%) XML
11 4 (8.33%) J2SE
11 4 (8.33%) JSP
11 4 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Equities
2 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 12 (25.00%) Market Risk
3 7 (14.58%) Derivative
3 7 (14.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (12.50%) User Experience
5 4 (8.33%) Algorithms
5 4 (8.33%) Data Structures
6 3 (6.25%) Fixed Income
7 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 2 (4.17%) Replication
8 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Linux
2 9 (18.75%) Unix
3 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Multithreading
2 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.17%) Scrum
4 13 (27.08%) SOA
5 12 (25.00%) Migration
5 12 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
5 12 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 7 (14.58%) Release Management
7 6 (12.50%) TDD
8 5 (10.42%) Automated Testing
8 5 (10.42%) RAD
8 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (8.33%) OO
9 4 (8.33%) Open Source
9 4 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (79.17%) Java
2 29 (60.42%) SQL
3 19 (39.58%) C#
4 15 (31.25%) Python
5 11 (22.92%) Perl
6 10 (20.83%) TypeScript
7 9 (18.75%) Shell Script
8 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
9 3 (6.25%) C++
10 1 (2.08%) Jython
10 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (4.17%) HDFS
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) TIBCO
2 4 (8.33%) DataSynapse
2 4 (8.33%) StreamBase
2 4 (8.33%) Sybase
3 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.17%) Sun
4 1 (2.08%) Greenplum
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Splunk