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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 282 320 312
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -8
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 26 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.72% 0.30% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 15
Average salary £75,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -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
3624 4621 4659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.78% 37.32% 38.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3122 3946 4177
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 £76,500 £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 July 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 July 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 45 (86.54%) Java
2 39 (75.00%) Apache Solr
3 34 (65.38%) Big Data
4 30 (57.69%) JavaScript
5 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (44.23%) Software Engineering
6 23 (44.23%) J2EE
6 23 (44.23%) Scrum
7 22 (42.31%) E-Commerce
8 21 (40.38%) Scala
8 21 (40.38%) hybris
9 20 (38.46%) Node.js
10 13 (25.00%) NoSQL
11 12 (23.08%) Apache
12 11 (21.15%) MVC
12 11 (21.15%) Degree
12 11 (21.15%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (19.23%) HTML
13 10 (19.23%) SQL
14 9 (17.31%) Windows
14 9 (17.31%) Spring
14 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (15.38%) Nutch
15 8 (15.38%) CSS
16 7 (13.46%) Oracle
16 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
16 7 (13.46%) C#
16 7 (13.46%) Linux
16 7 (13.46%) Open Source
16 7 (13.46%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 39 (75.00%) Apache Solr
2 20 (38.46%) Node.js
3 12 (23.08%) Apache
4 11 (21.15%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (9.62%) Jetty
6 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
7 3 (5.77%) JBoss
8 2 (3.85%) CMS
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (1.92%) Drupal
9 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
9 1 (1.92%) Mule
9 1 (1.92%) nginx
9 1 (1.92%) Liferay
9 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.54%) SaaS
3 5 (9.62%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (5.77%) PaaS
5 2 (3.85%) IaaS
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon CloudSearch
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Intranet
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (65.38%) Big Data
2 13 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
3 7 (13.46%) Relational Database
4 6 (11.54%) MySQL
5 4 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 4 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.92%) Redis
8 1 (1.92%) Mahout
8 1 (1.92%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (5.77%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.77%) JUnit
3 3 (5.77%) NUnit
3 3 (5.77%) Maven
4 1 (1.92%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.92%) Selenium
4 1 (1.92%) Subversion
4 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.92%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.92%) dotTrace
4 1 (1.92%) Mockito
4 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.92%) LINQPad
4 1 (1.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.92%) Gradle
4 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.92%) Grunt
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Games
2 2 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (84.62%) Developer
2 37 (71.15%) Java Developer
3 32 (61.54%) Senior Developer
4 29 (55.77%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (23.08%) Full Stack Developer
5 12 (23.08%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 10 (19.23%) Architect
7 8 (15.38%) Senior Architect
7 8 (15.38%) Java Architect
7 8 (15.38%) Senior Java Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Principal Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Search Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Technical Leader
10 2 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (3.85%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (44.23%) J2EE
2 10 (19.23%) HTML
3 9 (17.31%) Spring
4 8 (15.38%) CSS
4 8 (15.38%) Nutch
5 6 (11.54%) .NET
6 5 (9.62%) JDBC
6 5 (9.62%) Web Services
6 5 (9.62%) Guice
6 5 (9.62%) Spring MVC
6 5 (9.62%) JAX-RS
7 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (7.69%) Java EE
8 3 (5.77%) WCF
8 3 (5.77%) HTML5
8 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
8 3 (5.77%) Entity Framework
8 3 (5.77%) Hibernate
8 3 (5.77%) WinForms
8 3 (5.77%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Semantic Web
2 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.77%) User Experience
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.85%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Linux
3 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.85%) UNIX
4 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.85%) Android
5 1 (1.92%) CentOS
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) Scrum
2 23 (44.23%) Software Engineering
3 22 (42.31%) E-Commerce
4 11 (21.15%) MVC
5 7 (13.46%) Open Source
6 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.62%) Multithreading
8 4 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (7.69%) ETL
8 4 (7.69%) OO
9 3 (5.77%) SOA
9 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.77%) Software Architecture
10 2 (3.85%) Analytics
10 2 (3.85%) Load Balancing
10 2 (3.85%) Change Management
10 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (3.85%) TDD
10 2 (3.85%) Information Retrieval
Programming Languages
1 45 (86.54%) Java
2 30 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 21 (40.38%) Scala
4 10 (19.23%) SQL
5 7 (13.46%) C#
6 5 (9.62%) PHP
7 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.77%) TypeScript
9 2 (3.85%) Ruby
9 2 (3.85%) Python
9 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.85%) Perl
10 1 (1.92%) C
10 1 (1.92%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Xen
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.85%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Puppet
2 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.85%) logstash
2 2 (3.85%) Graylog
2 2 (3.85%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) hybris
2 7 (13.46%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) HP
3 4 (7.69%) Informatica
3 4 (7.69%) Talend
4 2 (3.85%) Adobe
4 2 (3.85%) Veritas
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco
4 2 (3.85%) VMware
5 1 (1.92%) Endeca
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.92%) Apple
5 1 (1.92%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.92%) Xamarin
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