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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 273 323 319
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -4
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 24 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.72% 0.29% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 14
Average salary £75,000 £57,500 £55,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% +4.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £44,300
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £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
3355 4826 4618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 33.97% 37.79% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2913 4163 4063
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 29 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 29 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 34 (85.00%) Java
2 29 (72.50%) Apache Solr
3 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
4 25 (62.50%) Big Data
5 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (45.00%) Scrum
6 18 (45.00%) Scala
7 16 (40.00%) hybris
7 16 (40.00%) Node.js
7 16 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 16 (40.00%) J2EE
7 16 (40.00%) E-Commerce
8 12 (30.00%) MVC
9 10 (25.00%) Apache
9 10 (25.00%) NoSQL
10 8 (20.00%) Nutch
11 7 (17.50%) Spring
11 7 (17.50%) CSS
12 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
12 6 (15.00%) C#
12 6 (15.00%) SQL
12 6 (15.00%) Finance
13 5 (12.50%) HTML
13 5 (12.50%) JDBC
13 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (12.50%) .NET
13 5 (12.50%) Degree
13 5 (12.50%) Spring MVC
13 5 (12.50%) Jetty
13 5 (12.50%) Multithreading

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 29 (72.50%) Apache Solr
2 16 (40.00%) Node.js
3 10 (25.00%) Apache
4 5 (12.50%) Jetty
4 5 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) SaaS
2 2 (5.00%) IaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) PaaS
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon CloudSearch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) Big Data
2 10 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.50%) MySQL
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.00%) Redis
6 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.50%) Triplestore
6 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) NUnit
3 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.00%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) JUnit
4 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.50%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.50%) dotTrace
4 1 (2.50%) LINQPad
4 1 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.50%) Grunt
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (92.50%) Developer
2 32 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 30 (75.00%) Senior Developer
4 27 (67.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (37.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 15 (37.50%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Scala Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Development Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Java Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Java Architect
8 1 (2.50%) .NET Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) J2EE
2 8 (20.00%) Nutch
3 7 (17.50%) Spring
3 7 (17.50%) CSS
4 5 (12.50%) HTML
4 5 (12.50%) JDBC
4 5 (12.50%) .NET
4 5 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 5 (12.50%) Guice
4 5 (12.50%) JAX-RS
4 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (7.50%) WinForms
6 3 (7.50%) JSON
6 3 (7.50%) WCF
6 3 (7.50%) Entity Framework
6 3 (7.50%) Ninject
6 3 (7.50%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (5.00%) PlayStation
1 2 (5.00%) Hedge funds
1 2 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Linked Data
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) User Experience
2 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) UNIX
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) Scrum
3 16 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 16 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 12 (30.00%) MVC
5 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 3 (7.50%) OO
6 3 (7.50%) TDD
6 3 (7.50%) Software Architecture
7 2 (5.00%) SDLC
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.00%) Change Management
7 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.50%) RDF
8 1 (2.50%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Open Source
8 1 (2.50%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.50%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (85.00%) Java
2 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
3 18 (45.00%) Scala
4 6 (15.00%) C#
4 6 (15.00%) SQL
5 3 (7.50%) Python
5 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.50%) Perl
5 3 (7.50%) TypeScript
6 2 (5.00%) Groovy
6 2 (5.00%) Ruby
6 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.50%) XQuery
7 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.50%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Apache Flume
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) logstash
1 2 (5.00%) Graylog
1 2 (5.00%) Linux-HA
1 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) hybris
2 3 (7.50%) HP
3 2 (5.00%) Veritas
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Apple
4 1 (2.50%) Xamarin
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Salary or Stock options
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £700000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Salary or Stock options
Posted: 15 days ago