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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 278 327 309
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -18
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 26 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.095% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.26% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 21
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -2.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £35,450 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £62,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
3496 4699 4602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 33.47% 37.24% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3014 4069 4074
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 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 28 (84.85%) Java
2 25 (75.76%) Apache Solr
3 21 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 21 (63.64%) Big Data
4 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (45.45%) Scala
6 14 (42.42%) Scrum
7 13 (39.39%) E-Commerce
7 13 (39.39%) J2EE
7 13 (39.39%) hybris
7 13 (39.39%) Node.js
7 13 (39.39%) Software Engineering
8 10 (30.30%) Apache
9 9 (27.27%) MVC
10 8 (24.24%) Nutch
11 7 (21.21%) NoSQL
12 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
12 5 (15.15%) Finance
12 5 (15.15%) Spring
12 5 (15.15%) CSS
12 5 (15.15%) SQL
13 4 (12.12%) C#
13 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
13 4 (12.12%) Linux
13 4 (12.12%) ActiveMQ
13 4 (12.12%) .NET
13 4 (12.12%) Multithreading
13 4 (12.12%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (9.09%) Jetty

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 25 (75.76%) Apache Solr
2 13 (39.39%) Node.js
3 10 (30.30%) Apache
4 4 (12.12%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (9.09%) Jetty
6 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
6 2 (6.06%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) SaaS
2 2 (6.06%) IaaS
2 2 (6.06%) PaaS
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) Big Data
2 7 (21.21%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (9.09%) MySQL
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) Redis
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.03%) Triplestore
6 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) JUnit
2 2 (6.06%) NUnit
2 2 (6.06%) Subversion
2 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (3.03%) Grunt
3 1 (3.03%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.03%) LINQPad
3 1 (3.03%) dotTrace
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 27 (81.82%) Java Developer
3 26 (78.79%) Senior Developer
4 24 (72.73%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (39.39%) Full Stack Developer
5 13 (39.39%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Scala Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Development Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Agile Development Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Development Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) J2EE
2 8 (24.24%) Nutch
3 5 (15.15%) Spring
3 5 (15.15%) CSS
4 4 (12.12%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (12.12%) .NET
4 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (9.09%) Guice
5 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 3 (9.09%) JSON
5 3 (9.09%) Spring MVC
5 3 (9.09%) JAX-RS
5 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 3 (9.09%) JDBC
5 3 (9.09%) HTML
6 2 (6.06%) Ajax
6 2 (6.06%) JMS
6 2 (6.06%) WinForms
6 2 (6.06%) SignalR
6 2 (6.06%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Clustering
1 2 (6.06%) Hedge funds
1 2 (6.06%) PlayStation
2 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.03%) Open Source
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Linked Data
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) UNIX
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) Scrum
3 13 (39.39%) E-Commerce
3 13 (39.39%) Software Engineering
4 9 (27.27%) MVC
5 4 (12.12%) Multithreading
6 3 (9.09%) TDD
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.06%) OO
7 2 (6.06%) Change Management
7 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.03%) Mobile Development
8 1 (3.03%) Android Development
8 1 (3.03%) iOS Development
8 1 (3.03%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.03%) BDD
8 1 (3.03%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) Java
2 21 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 15 (45.45%) Scala
4 5 (15.15%) SQL
5 4 (12.12%) C#
6 3 (9.09%) Python
6 3 (9.09%) Perl
7 2 (6.06%) PHP
7 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.06%) Ruby
7 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.06%) Groovy
7 2 (6.06%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.03%) SPARQL
8 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.03%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Apache Flume
1 2 (6.06%) Xen
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (6.06%) Puppet
1 2 (6.06%) Linux-HA
1 2 (6.06%) logstash
1 2 (6.06%) Graylog
1 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) hybris
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco
2 2 (6.06%) HP
2 2 (6.06%) Veritas
2 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.06%) VMware
3 1 (3.03%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.03%) Apple
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Salary or Stock options
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - top 100 UK company, lots!
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
7 Digital
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £70000.00 per annum + Remote -
Posted: 22 days ago