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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 287 317 306
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -11
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 24 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.27% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 17
Average salary £75,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -15.00%
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
3453 4385 4618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.43% 37.38% 39.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2937 3807 4162
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 31 August 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 31 August 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 42 (87.50%) Java
2 37 (77.08%) Apache Solr
3 32 (66.67%) Big Data
4 29 (60.42%) JavaScript
5 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (47.92%) Scrum
7 22 (45.83%) J2EE
8 21 (43.75%) Software Engineering
9 20 (41.67%) E-Commerce
10 19 (39.58%) Scala
10 19 (39.58%) hybris
10 19 (39.58%) Node.js
11 15 (31.25%) NoSQL
12 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (25.00%) HTML
13 11 (22.92%) MVC
13 11 (22.92%) SQL
13 11 (22.92%) Degree
13 11 (22.92%) Elasticsearch
14 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
14 10 (20.83%) CSS
15 9 (18.75%) C#
15 9 (18.75%) Spring
16 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
16 8 (16.67%) Windows
16 8 (16.67%) Apache
17 7 (14.58%) Web Services
17 7 (14.58%) MySQL
17 7 (14.58%) .NET
18 6 (12.50%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 37 (77.08%) Apache Solr
2 19 (39.58%) Node.js
3 11 (22.92%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (16.67%) Apache
5 6 (12.50%) Jetty
6 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
6 3 (6.25%) CMS
7 2 (4.17%) Umbraco
7 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
7 2 (4.17%) JBoss
8 1 (2.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
8 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
8 1 (2.08%) Mule
8 1 (2.08%) nginx
8 1 (2.08%) Liferay
8 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (2.08%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.50%) SaaS
2 6 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (6.25%) Amazon CloudSearch
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Intranet
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (66.67%) Big Data
2 15 (31.25%) NoSQL
3 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
4 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 7 (14.58%) MySQL
6 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
6 5 (10.42%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (4.17%) Couchbase
9 2 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
10 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (2.08%) Redis
10 1 (2.08%) Riak
10 1 (2.08%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (6.25%) Maven
3 3 (6.25%) JUnit
3 3 (6.25%) NUnit
4 2 (4.17%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.08%) Mockito
5 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (2.08%) Gradle
5 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.08%) Grunt
5 1 (2.08%) Bower
5 1 (2.08%) Subversion
5 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.08%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.08%) Selenium
5 1 (2.08%) TestNG
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Games
2 3 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (87.50%) Developer
2 33 (68.75%) Java Developer
3 29 (60.42%) Senior Developer
4 25 (52.08%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (25.00%) Architect
6 10 (20.83%) Java Architect
6 10 (20.83%) Senior Java Architect
6 10 (20.83%) Senior Architect
7 9 (18.75%) Full Stack Developer
8 8 (16.67%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Search Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) .NET Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Lead Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Technical Leader
10 3 (6.25%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Technical Developer
11 2 (4.17%) Web Developer
12 1 (2.08%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) J2EE
2 12 (25.00%) HTML
3 10 (20.83%) CSS
4 9 (18.75%) Spring
5 7 (14.58%) .NET
5 7 (14.58%) Web Services
6 6 (12.50%) Nutch
7 5 (10.42%) Spring MVC
7 5 (10.42%) Guice
7 5 (10.42%) JDBC
7 5 (10.42%) JAX-RS
8 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.33%) Java EE
8 4 (8.33%) HTML5
9 3 (6.25%) Xapian
9 3 (6.25%) Entity Framework
9 3 (6.25%) Ninject
9 3 (6.25%) CSS3
9 3 (6.25%) WCF
9 3 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) User Experience
2 4 (8.33%) Semantic Web
3 3 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Android
3 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.08%) CentOS
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (47.92%) Scrum
3 21 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 20 (41.67%) E-Commerce
5 11 (22.92%) MVC
6 6 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (12.50%) Open Source
7 5 (10.42%) OO
8 4 (8.33%) ETL
8 4 (8.33%) TDD
8 4 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (6.25%) Information Retrieval
9 3 (6.25%) SOA
9 3 (6.25%) Software Architecture
9 3 (6.25%) Analytics
10 2 (4.17%) Mobile First
10 2 (4.17%) UML
10 2 (4.17%) Project Management
10 2 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (87.50%) Java
2 29 (60.42%) JavaScript
3 19 (39.58%) Scala
4 11 (22.92%) SQL
5 9 (18.75%) C#
6 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.25%) PHP
7 3 (6.25%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.17%) C
9 1 (2.08%) Perl
9 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.08%) Ansible
2 1 (2.08%) logstash
2 1 (2.08%) Salt
2 1 (2.08%) Kibana
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) hybris
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle
3 4 (8.33%) Talend
3 4 (8.33%) Informatica
4 3 (6.25%) Adobe
4 3 (6.25%) HP
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.08%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.08%) Endeca
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