The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 284 329 314
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -15
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 24 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% 0.30% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 15
Average salary £75,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £41,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £64,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
Lucene
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3609 4716 4729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.82% 37.27% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3146 4057 4169
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lucene across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Lucene Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Lucene
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lucene across the City of London region.

Lucene Salary Trend in the City of London

Lucene
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lucene across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Lucene Salary Histogram in the City of London

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Lucene 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 Lucene.

1 37 (84.09%) Java
2 33 (75.00%) Apache Solr
3 30 (68.18%) Big Data
4 29 (65.91%) JavaScript
5 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (50.00%) Scrum
7 21 (47.73%) J2EE
7 21 (47.73%) E-Commerce
7 21 (47.73%) hybris
7 21 (47.73%) Software Engineering
8 20 (45.45%) Scala
8 20 (45.45%) Node.js
9 11 (25.00%) Apache
10 10 (22.73%) MVC
11 9 (20.45%) NoSQL
12 8 (18.18%) Nutch
13 7 (15.91%) HTML
13 7 (15.91%) Degree
14 6 (13.64%) Spring
14 6 (13.64%) C#
14 6 (13.64%) Windows
14 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (11.36%) JAX-RS
15 5 (11.36%) Finance
15 5 (11.36%) SQL
15 5 (11.36%) .NET
15 5 (11.36%) CSS
15 5 (11.36%) JDBC

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Lucene 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 Lucene. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (75.00%) Apache Solr
2 20 (45.45%) Node.js
3 11 (25.00%) Apache
4 6 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (11.36%) Jetty
6 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.55%) JBoss
7 1 (2.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (2.27%) CMS
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (2.27%) Drupal
7 1 (2.27%) Mule
7 1 (2.27%) nginx
7 1 (2.27%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) SaaS
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.55%) PaaS
3 2 (4.55%) IaaS
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon CloudSearch
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (68.18%) Big Data
2 9 (20.45%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.55%) MySQL
5 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.27%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.27%) Triplestore
6 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.82%) NUnit
2 2 (4.55%) Grunt
2 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.27%) dotTrace
3 1 (2.27%) Mockito
3 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.27%) LINQPad
3 1 (2.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (2.27%) Gradle
3 1 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (2.27%) Bower
3 1 (2.27%) gulp
3 1 (2.27%) Maven
3 1 (2.27%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.27%) JUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
2 1 (2.27%) Games
2 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (86.36%) Developer
2 33 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 31 (70.45%) Senior Developer
4 28 (63.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (34.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 15 (34.09%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 7 (15.91%) Architect
7 5 (11.36%) Java Architect
7 5 (11.36%) Senior Java Architect
7 5 (11.36%) Senior Architect
8 3 (6.82%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Leader
9 2 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
10 1 (2.27%) Technical Development Manager
10 1 (2.27%) Principal Engineer
10 1 (2.27%) Technical Manager
10 1 (2.27%) Lead Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (47.73%) J2EE
2 8 (18.18%) Nutch
3 7 (15.91%) HTML
4 6 (13.64%) Spring
5 5 (11.36%) .NET
5 5 (11.36%) CSS
5 5 (11.36%) JDBC
5 5 (11.36%) Spring MVC
5 5 (11.36%) Guice
5 5 (11.36%) JAX-RS
5 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.82%) WinForms
7 3 (6.82%) SignalR
7 3 (6.82%) Ninject
7 3 (6.82%) WCF
7 3 (6.82%) Entity Framework
7 3 (6.82%) Lucene.Net
8 2 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.55%) Clustering
2 2 (4.55%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.27%) Linked Data
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Semantic Web
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.55%) UNIX
4 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.27%) Android
4 1 (2.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (50.00%) Scrum
3 21 (47.73%) Software Engineering
3 21 (47.73%) E-Commerce
4 10 (22.73%) MVC
5 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.82%) OO
6 3 (6.82%) Multithreading
6 3 (6.82%) Open Source
6 3 (6.82%) Software Architecture
7 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.55%) SDLC
7 2 (4.55%) SOA
7 2 (4.55%) Change Management
7 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.27%) RDF
8 1 (2.27%) ETL
8 1 (2.27%) UML
8 1 (2.27%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (84.09%) Java
2 29 (65.91%) JavaScript
3 20 (45.45%) Scala
4 6 (13.64%) C#
5 5 (11.36%) SQL
6 4 (9.09%) PHP
7 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.82%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.55%) Ruby
8 2 (4.55%) Python
8 2 (4.55%) Perl
9 1 (2.27%) XQuery
9 1 (2.27%) SPARQL
9 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Xen
1 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.55%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Puppet
1 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.55%) logstash
1 2 (4.55%) Graylog
1 2 (4.55%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) hybris
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) HP
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco
4 2 (4.55%) Veritas
4 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (2.27%) Endeca
5 1 (2.27%) Talend
5 1 (2.27%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.27%) Apple
5 1 (2.27%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.27%) Adobe
5 1 (2.27%) Informatica
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