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 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
Apache Lucene
Rank 251 310 313
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +3
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 14 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.077% 0.076%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 8
Average salary £75,000 £77,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +61.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £60,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
2347 3411 4168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.16% 32.84% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2105 3047 3586
Average salary £57,500 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.47% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 12 February 2016.

Lucene Salary Histogram in the City of London

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 32 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (96.97%) Big Data
2 31 (93.94%) Scrum
2 31 (93.94%) Java
3 30 (90.91%) Apache Solr
4 25 (75.76%) J2EE
5 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
6 20 (60.61%) Software Engineering
6 20 (60.61%) E-Commerce
6 20 (60.61%) Scala
6 20 (60.61%) Hadoop
6 20 (60.61%) Node.js
7 19 (57.58%) hybris
8 14 (42.42%) C#
9 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
9 13 (39.39%) TDD
10 12 (36.36%) WebSphere
10 12 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (36.36%) MySQL
10 12 (36.36%) Oracle
10 12 (36.36%) Tomcat
10 12 (36.36%) WebLogic
10 12 (36.36%) JBoss
10 12 (36.36%) Puppet
10 12 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (36.36%) Multithreading
10 12 (36.36%) Redis
10 12 (36.36%) NoSQL
10 12 (36.36%) Elasticsearch

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 30 (90.91%) Apache Solr
2 20 (60.61%) Node.js
3 12 (36.36%) Apache Spark
3 12 (36.36%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (36.36%) JBoss
3 12 (36.36%) OpenStack
3 12 (36.36%) Tomcat
3 12 (36.36%) WebLogic
3 12 (36.36%) WebSphere
4 11 (33.33%) Jetty
4 11 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.03%) Apache
5 1 (3.03%) CMS
5 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 12 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
1 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (96.97%) Big Data
2 20 (60.61%) Hadoop
3 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
4 12 (36.36%) MySQL
4 12 (36.36%) NoSQL
4 12 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (36.36%) Redis
5 11 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (33.33%) Couchbase
5 11 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 11 (33.33%) Riak
6 1 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (3.03%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Maven
2 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.03%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.03%) ReSharper
2 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) YourKit
General
1 11 (33.33%) Banking
1 11 (33.33%) Retail
2 7 (21.21%) Finance
3 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
2 27 (81.82%) Senior Developer
3 26 (78.79%) Java Developer
4 22 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (33.33%) Architect
5 11 (33.33%) Java Architect
5 11 (33.33%) Senior Architect
5 11 (33.33%) Senior Java Architect
6 9 (27.27%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (24.24%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
9 6 (18.18%) C# Developer
10 5 (15.15%) Agile C# Developer
10 5 (15.15%) Agile Developer
10 5 (15.15%) J2EE Developer
10 5 (15.15%) Senior Agile Developer
10 5 (15.15%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (15.15%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 3 (9.09%) PHP Developer
11 3 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (75.76%) J2EE
2 11 (33.33%) ELK Stack
2 11 (33.33%) React
3 8 (24.24%) .NET
4 3 (9.09%) CSS
4 3 (9.09%) HTML
4 3 (9.09%) jQuery
5 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.06%) HTML5
6 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.03%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (3.03%) CSS3
6 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.03%) Kafka
6 1 (3.03%) NHibernate
6 1 (3.03%) Spring
6 1 (3.03%) Web Services
6 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Android
1 9 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Unix
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (93.94%) Scrum
3 20 (60.61%) E-Commerce
3 20 (60.61%) Software Engineering
4 13 (39.39%) TDD
5 12 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (36.36%) Multithreading
6 11 (33.33%) Coaching
6 11 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
6 11 (33.33%) DSDM
6 11 (33.33%) Kanban
6 11 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 11 (33.33%) OO
6 11 (33.33%) Project Management
6 11 (33.33%) RUP
6 11 (33.33%) Software Delivery
6 11 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (33.33%) UML
6 11 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 11 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) Java
2 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 20 (60.61%) Scala
4 14 (42.42%) C#
5 11 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 11 (33.33%) Go
5 11 (33.33%) Perl
5 11 (33.33%) Python
6 6 (18.18%) PHP
7 2 (6.06%) SQL
8 1 (3.03%) C++
8 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (36.36%) Puppet
2 11 (33.33%) Ansible
2 11 (33.33%) Kibana
2 11 (33.33%) logstash
2 11 (33.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) hybris
2 12 (36.36%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Perforce
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