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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 303 304 284
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 7 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.096% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.25% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 29
Average salary £75,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £58,250 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
3363 4066 4372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.67% 39.22% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3015 3501 4008
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
3 14 (60.87%) Java
4 12 (52.17%) Apache Solr
5 11 (47.83%) JSON
5 11 (47.83%) C#
5 11 (47.83%) Web Services
5 11 (47.83%) XML
5 11 (47.83%) MVC
6 10 (43.48%) Subversion
6 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
6 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
6 10 (43.48%) Ajax
6 10 (43.48%) jQuery
7 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
7 9 (39.13%) Degree
7 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
7 9 (39.13%) .NET
7 9 (39.13%) SOAP
7 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (34.78%) OOP
8 8 (34.78%) OO
8 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
8 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
8 8 (34.78%) Telerik
8 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
8 8 (34.78%) WCF
8 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (34.78%) MVVM

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (52.17%) Apache Solr
2 5 (21.74%) Node.js
3 4 (17.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.35%) JBoss
4 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.35%) GemFire
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.35%) Jetty
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 5 (21.74%) Big Data
2 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
3 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
4 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.35%) Triplestore
5 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (4.35%) HBase
5 1 (4.35%) Redis
5 1 (4.35%) Neo4j
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Subversion
2 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
2 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.70%) Maven
4 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
4 2 (8.70%) JUnit
5 1 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (4.35%) Grunt
5 1 (4.35%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Front Office
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Java Developer
3 8 (34.78%) .NET Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Software Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Agile .NET Developer
3 8 (34.78%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Scala Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Head of Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Java Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) JSON
1 11 (47.83%) Web Services
1 11 (47.83%) XML
2 10 (43.48%) Ajax
2 10 (43.48%) jQuery
3 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
3 9 (39.13%) .NET
3 9 (39.13%) SOAP
3 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 8 (34.78%) WCF
4 8 (34.78%) KnockoutJS
4 8 (34.78%) Kendo UI
5 7 (30.43%) Spring
6 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
7 4 (17.39%) CSS
8 3 (13.04%) J2EE
9 2 (8.70%) RESTful
9 2 (8.70%) WPF
9 2 (8.70%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Data Structures
2 3 (13.04%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.70%) Open Source
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) MVC
3 8 (34.78%) OOP
3 8 (34.78%) OO
3 8 (34.78%) MVVM
4 5 (21.74%) Scrum
4 5 (21.74%) TDD
4 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
5 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
6 2 (8.70%) Information Management
6 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.70%) Functional Programming
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.35%) UML
7 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.35%) Content Management
7 1 (4.35%) RDF
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 14 (60.87%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) C#
4 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
5 5 (21.74%) Scala
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
7 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
8 2 (8.70%) Groovy
8 2 (8.70%) Clojure
8 2 (8.70%) XAML
8 2 (8.70%) C++
8 2 (8.70%) Python
9 1 (4.35%) Golang
9 1 (4.35%) Perl
9 1 (4.35%) XQuery
9 1 (4.35%) Ruby
9 1 (4.35%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Telerik
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.04%) hybris
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Google
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago