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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal GemFire (formerly VMware vFabric GemFire)
Rank 899 958 952
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -6
Permanent jobs citing GemFire 9 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.011% 0.028%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.050% 0.057% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 31
Median salary £73,750 £62,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,700 £62,500 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £77,500 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £72,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.00%

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
17902 20947 23751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.24% 19.00% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15218 17354 19527
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 25 July 2016 within the UK.

GemFire Salary Histogram in the UK

GemFire
Top 4 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 25 July 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
England +56 5 £72,500 +16.00%
London +34 5 £72,500 +16.00%
Scotland +7 4 £75,000 -
Glasgow -2 4 £75,000 -

GemFire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 35 (97.22%) Java
2 26 (72.22%) Finance
3 24 (66.67%) Spring
4 21 (58.33%) JUnit
5 20 (55.56%) Oracle Coherence
6 19 (52.78%) JSON
6 19 (52.78%) Sybase
7 17 (47.22%) JMS
8 15 (41.67%) REST
8 15 (41.67%) Relational Database
8 15 (41.67%) SDLC
9 14 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (38.89%) SQL
9 14 (38.89%) Oracle
9 14 (38.89%) Scrum
10 13 (36.11%) Banking
11 12 (33.33%) J2EE
12 11 (30.56%) JDBC
12 11 (30.56%) OO
12 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
13 10 (27.78%) Apache Spark
13 10 (27.78%) SOLID
13 10 (27.78%) Concordion
13 10 (27.78%) Mockito
13 10 (27.78%) Kanban
13 10 (27.78%) Database Tuning
13 10 (27.78%) JBehave
13 10 (27.78%) XML
14 9 (25.00%) Maven

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 20 (55.56%) Oracle Coherence
2 10 (27.78%) Apache Spark
3 8 (22.22%) Apache
4 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 5 (13.89%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (13.89%) MQSeries
6 2 (5.56%) Mule
6 2 (5.56%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) PaaS
2 4 (11.11%) GitHub
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.78%) Bluemix
4 1 (2.78%) Force.com
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 8 (22.22%) Hazelcast
3 6 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 5 (13.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (13.89%) RDBMS
5 4 (11.11%) Apache Hive
5 4 (11.11%) Big Data
5 4 (11.11%) HBase
5 4 (11.11%) OLTP
6 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (58.33%) JUnit
2 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
3 10 (27.78%) Concordion
3 10 (27.78%) JBehave
3 10 (27.78%) Mockito
4 9 (25.00%) Maven
5 7 (19.44%) Cucumber
5 7 (19.44%) Selenium
6 5 (13.89%) Ant
6 5 (13.89%) HP UFT
6 5 (13.89%) JIRA
6 5 (13.89%) Subversion
7 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
7 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 4 (11.11%) Gradle
8 2 (5.56%) FitNesse
8 2 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (72.22%) Finance
2 13 (36.11%) Banking
3 9 (25.00%) Front Office
4 6 (16.67%) Retail
5 5 (13.89%) Financial Institution
5 5 (13.89%) Private Banking
6 4 (11.11%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Developer
2 21 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Technical Leader
4 9 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 9 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Lead Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
6 4 (11.11%) Team Leader
6 4 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
6 4 (11.11%) Unix Team Leader
7 3 (8.33%) Apache Spark Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Core Java Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Scala Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Java Scala Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Cloud Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (66.67%) Spring
2 19 (52.78%) JSON
3 17 (47.22%) JMS
4 15 (41.67%) REST
5 12 (33.33%) J2EE
6 11 (30.56%) JDBC
7 10 (27.78%) XML
8 7 (19.44%) Drools
8 7 (19.44%) Ext JS
9 6 (16.67%) Spring Boot
10 5 (13.89%) CSS
10 5 (13.89%) Ehcache
10 5 (13.89%) HTML
10 5 (13.89%) Kafka
10 5 (13.89%) SOAP
11 4 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
11 4 (11.11%) Middleware
11 4 (11.11%) spray
11 4 (11.11%) Spring Integration
11 4 (11.11%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (19.44%) Equities
2 4 (11.11%) Replication
2 4 (11.11%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.56%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.78%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) SDLC
2 14 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (38.89%) Scrum
3 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (30.56%) OO
4 10 (27.78%) Database Tuning
4 10 (27.78%) Kanban
4 10 (27.78%) SOLID
5 9 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 6 (16.67%) SOA
6 6 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (13.89%) Asset Management
7 5 (13.89%) BDD
7 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
7 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.89%) Process Management
7 5 (13.89%) Project Management
7 5 (13.89%) Release Management
7 5 (13.89%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (13.89%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.89%) Jython
3 5 (13.89%) Perl
3 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
3 5 (13.89%) Python
3 5 (13.89%) Scala
4 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (11.11%) HDFS
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Sybase
2 14 (38.89%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.33%) GigaSpaces
4 3 (8.33%) Greenplum
5 2 (5.56%) DataSynapse
5 2 (5.56%) Splunk
6 1 (2.78%) Netezza
6 1 (2.78%) Teradata
6 1 (2.78%) Terracotta
6 1 (2.78%) Vertica