Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GemFire skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GemFire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal GemFire (formerly VMware vFabric GemFire)
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1160 1172 1235
Rank change year-on-year +12 +63 +33
Permanent jobs citing GemFire 19 8 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.005% 0.024%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.065% 0.025% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 20
UK median annual salary £70,000 - £97,500
10th Percentile £47,500 - £72,000
90th Percentile £93,500 - £105,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 - -

GemFire is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 29,289 31,534 39,162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.04% 17.92% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24,114 26,476 32,747
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GemFire
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing GemFire as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for GemFire in the UK

GemFire
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for GemFire in the UK

GemFire
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GemFire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for GemFire in the UK

GemFire
Top 5 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 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
UK excluding London +13 13 £70,000 -
Scotland -36 10 £70,000 -
England - 9 £87,500 - 1
London - 6 £88,750 - 1
South East - 3 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 17 (89.47%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (73.68%) Spring
4 12 (63.16%) TDD
4 12 (63.16%) BDD
5 9 (47.37%) Scrum
6 8 (42.11%) Maven
6 8 (42.11%) JUnit
6 8 (42.11%) OO
6 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
6 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
7 7 (36.84%) Linux
8 6 (31.58%) OOD
8 6 (31.58%) SQL
8 6 (31.58%) C#
8 6 (31.58%) Oracle
8 6 (31.58%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (31.58%) Finance
8 6 (31.58%) SDLC
8 6 (31.58%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
9 4 (21.05%) Banking
9 4 (21.05%) InterSystems Cache
9 4 (21.05%) .NET
9 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
9 4 (21.05%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (21.05%) Software Architecture
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
9 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
9 4 (21.05%) Selenium

GemFire
Co-occurring 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 2 (10.53%) Apache
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) GitHub
1 2 (10.53%) PaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (21.05%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.79%) Big Data
4 2 (10.53%) Apache Hive
4 2 (10.53%) Hazelcast
4 2 (10.53%) HBase
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.26%) Redis
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
1 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
1 8 (42.11%) JUnit
1 8 (42.11%) Maven
2 4 (21.05%) JIRA
2 4 (21.05%) Selenium
3 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
3 2 (10.53%) Gradle
3 2 (10.53%) IntelliJ
3 2 (10.53%) SonarQube
4 1 (5.26%) Ant
4 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Front Office
4 1 (5.26%) Back Office
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Lead Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Front Office Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Development DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Development DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) Spring
2 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
2 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
2 4 (21.05%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (15.79%) JSON
3 3 (15.79%) Kafka
3 3 (15.79%) RESTful
3 3 (15.79%) Spring Integration
4 2 (10.53%) Middleware
4 2 (10.53%) Spring Boot
5 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
5 1 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) J2EE
5 1 (5.26%) JMS
5 1 (5.26%) Rendezvous
5 1 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Derivative
2 2 (10.53%) Fintech
2 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (10.53%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.26%) Exotic Derivative
3 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) BDD
2 12 (63.16%) TDD
3 9 (47.37%) Scrum
4 8 (42.11%) OO
5 6 (31.58%) OOD
5 6 (31.58%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (31.58%) SDLC
6 4 (21.05%) Software Architecture
6 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
7 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
7 3 (15.79%) Microservices
7 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
7 3 (15.79%) Open Source
8 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Low Latency
8 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (10.53%) User Stories
8 2 (10.53%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Scala
4 2 (10.53%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) HDFS
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Mesos
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Sybase
3 1 (5.26%) Calypso
3 1 (5.26%) GigaSpaces
3 1 (5.26%) Hortonworks
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Murex
3 1 (5.26%) TIBCO