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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank 306 303 311
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 13 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.41% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 29
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £67,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +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
4332 4582 4989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.68% 38.22% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3753 4129 4688
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 15 (55.56%) Java
1 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 14 (51.85%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) HTML
2 14 (51.85%) CSS
2 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 12 (44.44%) .NET
3 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
5 10 (37.04%) SOAP
5 10 (37.04%) MVC
5 10 (37.04%) jQuery
6 9 (33.33%) Web Services
6 9 (33.33%) Oracle
6 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
7 8 (29.63%) MySQL
7 8 (29.63%) XML
8 7 (25.93%) Hibernate
8 7 (25.93%) OO
8 7 (25.93%) Eclipse
9 6 (22.22%) Linux
9 6 (22.22%) OOP
9 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
9 6 (22.22%) Telerik
9 6 (22.22%) Subversion
9 6 (22.22%) Spring
9 6 (22.22%) Ajax
9 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (22.22%) Apache Solr
2 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 5 (18.52%) CMS
2 5 (18.52%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
4 2 (7.41%) Node.js
4 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) HTTP
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) MySQL
3 6 (22.22%) Hadoop
4 3 (11.11%) Apache Hive
4 3 (11.11%) HBase
5 1 (3.70%) Neo4j
5 1 (3.70%) Big Data
5 1 (3.70%) Infinispan
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Eclipse
2 6 (22.22%) Subversion
2 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (11.11%) YourKit
3 3 (11.11%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) JUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Front Office
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.93%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Consultant
4 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Agile .NET Developer
4 6 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Head of Development
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Head of Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) HTML
1 14 (51.85%) CSS
2 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 10 (37.04%) SOAP
3 10 (37.04%) jQuery
4 9 (33.33%) Web Services
5 8 (29.63%) XML
6 7 (25.93%) Hibernate
7 6 (22.22%) Spring
7 6 (22.22%) Ajax
7 6 (22.22%) JSON
7 6 (22.22%) WCF
7 6 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (22.22%) Kendo UI
7 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (14.81%) Guice
9 3 (11.11%) RESTful
9 3 (11.11%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.70%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) MVC
3 7 (25.93%) OO
4 6 (22.22%) OOP
4 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (22.22%) MVVM
5 5 (18.52%) Content Management
5 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
5 5 (18.52%) Change Management
5 5 (18.52%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
8 2 (7.41%) Functional Programming
8 2 (7.41%) TDD
8 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.70%) Mobile Commerce
9 1 (3.70%) Product Management
9 1 (3.70%) Software Architecture
9 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Java
1 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 14 (51.85%) C#
3 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) C++
5 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.41%) XAML
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby
5 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.41%) Clojure
6 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle
3 6 (22.22%) Telerik
4 5 (18.52%) Google
4 5 (18.52%) Sitecore
5 4 (14.81%) JBoss
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
City, London
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus an
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Gym and Food support
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £85000 per annum + Great Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Dice Holdings
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 27 days ago