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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank 305 308 290
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 8 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.073% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.55% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 34
Average salary £55,000 £51,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% -10.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
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
3798 4748 4622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.69% 39.90% 39.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3390 4130 4302
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 18 December 2014.

Lucene Salary Histogram in the City of London

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 15 (68.18%) Web Services
3 14 (63.64%) XML
3 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 13 (59.09%) C#
4 13 (59.09%) MS Excel
4 13 (59.09%) Subversion
4 13 (59.09%) SOAP
4 13 (59.09%) MVC
4 13 (59.09%) Ajax
4 13 (59.09%) JSON
4 13 (59.09%) jQuery
5 12 (54.55%) Degree
5 12 (54.55%) T-SQL
6 11 (50.00%) .NET
6 11 (50.00%) Java
6 11 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (50.00%) OOP
6 11 (50.00%) OO
6 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (50.00%) Telerik
6 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 11 (50.00%) WCF
6 11 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (50.00%) MVVM
6 11 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
6 11 (50.00%) Kendo UI
6 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 8 (36.36%) Apache Solr
2 2 (9.09%) Node.js
2 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.55%) GemFire
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Jetty
Applications
1 13 (59.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) MySQL
3 3 (13.64%) Hadoop
3 3 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
4 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.09%) Big Data
5 1 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.55%) HBase
5 1 (4.55%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Subversion
2 11 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
4 2 (9.09%) JUnit
4 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 2 (9.09%) Maven
4 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.55%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Front Office
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 11 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 11 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Scala Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Head of Development
5 1 (4.55%) Head of Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) Web Services
2 14 (63.64%) XML
3 13 (59.09%) SOAP
3 13 (59.09%) Ajax
3 13 (59.09%) JSON
3 13 (59.09%) jQuery
4 11 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 11 (50.00%) Kendo UI
4 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (50.00%) WCF
4 11 (50.00%) .NET
4 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (31.82%) Spring
6 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
7 4 (18.18%) CSS
8 3 (13.64%) XSLT
8 3 (13.64%) RESTful
9 2 (9.09%) Akka
9 2 (9.09%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Open Source
2 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) MVC
3 11 (50.00%) OOP
3 11 (50.00%) OO
3 11 (50.00%) MVVM
4 4 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) Information Management
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (9.09%) Functional Programming
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.55%) Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) UML
6 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 13 (59.09%) C#
3 12 (54.55%) T-SQL
4 11 (50.00%) Java
5 4 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (9.09%) C++
6 2 (9.09%) Groovy
6 2 (9.09%) Scala
6 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.09%) Clojure
6 2 (9.09%) XAML
7 1 (4.55%) Ruby
7 1 (4.55%) Golang
7 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (50.00%) Telerik
2 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Google
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Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health Insurance
Posted: 9 days ago