The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank 484 443 491
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +48
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 156 165 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.38% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 0.94% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 71 151 135
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
Lucene
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17197 17517 20218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.43% 39.95% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14682 15068 17915
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lucene across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Lucene Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lucene
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lucene across the London region.

Lucene Salary Trend in London

Lucene
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lucene across the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Lucene Salary Histogram in London

Lucene
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lucene within the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +5 14 £32,500 -40.90% 6
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 185 (65.14%) JavaScript
2 182 (64.08%) Apache Solr
3 168 (59.15%) SQL Server
4 153 (53.87%) MVC
5 150 (52.82%) SQL
6 149 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
7 148 (52.11%) HTML
8 140 (49.30%) C#
9 130 (45.77%) CSS
10 127 (44.72%) Java
11 123 (43.31%) .NET
12 122 (42.96%) ASP.NET
13 108 (38.03%) Web Services
14 105 (36.97%) MySQL
14 105 (36.97%) ASP.NET MVC
15 100 (35.21%) OO
15 100 (35.21%) Windows
16 98 (34.51%) Linux
17 94 (33.10%) XML
18 92 (32.39%) REST
19 87 (30.63%) Hibernate
20 83 (29.23%) Microsoft
21 82 (28.87%) NUnit
21 82 (28.87%) Rhino Mocks
22 81 (28.52%) GitHub
22 81 (28.52%) TeamCity
23 80 (28.17%) jQuery
24 72 (25.35%) AngularJS
25 71 (25.00%) nginx
25 71 (25.00%) TDD

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 182 (64.08%) Apache Solr
2 71 (25.00%) nginx
2 71 (25.00%) IIS
3 48 (16.90%) Apache
4 30 (10.56%) Node.js
4 30 (10.56%) CMS
5 25 (8.80%) Adobe CQ
6 23 (8.10%) SharePoint
6 23 (8.10%) Sitecore CMS
7 16 (5.63%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (4.93%) Tomcat
9 11 (3.87%) GlassFish
10 8 (2.82%) WebSphere
10 8 (2.82%) Alfresco
11 6 (2.11%) Commerce Server
12 5 (1.76%) WebLogic
13 4 (1.41%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.35%) Drupal
14 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 41 (14.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.76%) Mingle
3 1 (0.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 81 (28.52%) GitHub
2 52 (18.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (16.90%) Amazon AWS
4 47 (16.55%) Trello
5 1 (0.35%) Office 365
5 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (11.27%) HTTP
2 24 (8.45%) SMTP
3 12 (4.23%) TCP/IP
4 11 (3.87%) SAN
5 1 (0.35%) Intranet
5 1 (0.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (59.15%) SQL Server
2 105 (36.97%) MySQL
3 56 (19.72%) MongoDB
4 47 (16.55%) RavenDB
5 45 (15.85%) Relational Database
6 41 (14.44%) RDBMS
7 31 (10.92%) NoSQL
8 27 (9.51%) Hadoop
9 25 (8.80%) Jackrabbit
10 23 (8.10%) Data Mining
11 16 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (4.58%) Big Data
13 10 (3.52%) Apache Hive
14 6 (2.11%) HBase
14 6 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (2.11%) Infinispan
15 5 (1.76%) Oracle Database
15 5 (1.76%) Azure SQL Database
16 3 (1.06%) Redis
17 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 82 (28.87%) NUnit
1 82 (28.87%) Rhino Mocks
2 81 (28.52%) TeamCity
3 57 (20.07%) ReSharper
4 49 (17.25%) Git (software)
5 47 (16.55%) dotTrace
5 47 (16.55%) YouTrack
5 47 (16.55%) Octopus Deploy
6 39 (13.73%) JUnit
7 37 (13.03%) Selenium
8 35 (12.32%) Cucumber
9 29 (10.21%) Maven
10 28 (9.86%) Subversion
11 24 (8.45%) Log4j
11 24 (8.45%) Jasmine
11 24 (8.45%) PhantomJS
12 19 (6.69%) Eclipse
13 12 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (4.23%) Visual Studio
14 11 (3.87%) YourKit
General
1 65 (22.89%) Publishing
2 47 (16.55%) French Language
3 17 (5.99%) Finance
4 13 (4.58%) Music Industry
5 6 (2.11%) Retail
6 5 (1.76%) Law
6 5 (1.76%) Advertising
7 3 (1.06%) Games
7 3 (1.06%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.70%) Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.35%) Front Office
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 239 (84.15%) Developer
2 94 (33.10%) Java Developer
3 81 (28.52%) Senior Developer
4 54 (19.01%) .NET Developer
5 24 (8.45%) Senior .NET Developer
6 23 (8.10%) DBA
7 21 (7.39%) Software Developer
8 18 (6.34%) Sitecore Developer
9 17 (5.99%) Senior Java Developer
9 17 (5.99%) Software Engineer
9 17 (5.99%) Consultant
10 15 (5.28%) SQL DBA
10 15 (5.28%) Development DBA
11 13 (4.58%) UI Developer
11 13 (4.58%) Java Software Engineer
11 13 (4.58%) UI Programmer
12 12 (4.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 11 (3.87%) Senior Software Engineer
13 11 (3.87%) J2EE Developer
13 11 (3.87%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (52.11%) HTML
2 130 (45.77%) CSS
3 123 (43.31%) .NET
4 122 (42.96%) ASP.NET
5 108 (38.03%) Web Services
6 105 (36.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 94 (33.10%) XML
8 92 (32.39%) REST
9 87 (30.63%) Hibernate
10 80 (28.17%) jQuery
11 72 (25.35%) AngularJS
12 61 (21.48%) Spring
13 60 (21.13%) WCF
14 58 (20.42%) J2EE
15 48 (16.90%) Castle Windsor
16 47 (16.55%) Sass
17 38 (13.38%) Ajax
18 37 (13.03%) Spring MVC
19 36 (12.68%) JSP
20 35 (12.32%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 64 (22.54%) Open Source
2 30 (10.56%) Digital Media
3 24 (8.45%) Computer Science
3 24 (8.45%) Client/Server
4 17 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (5.63%) BBC
5 16 (5.63%) Replication
6 13 (4.58%) Blackberry
6 13 (4.58%) Visualisation
7 7 (2.46%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.41%) Blog
9 3 (1.06%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.06%) Ontologies
9 3 (1.06%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.70%) Social Media
10 2 (0.70%) W3C
11 1 (0.35%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.35%) Wiki
11 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 100 (35.21%) Windows
2 98 (34.51%) Linux
3 45 (15.85%) UNIX
4 24 (8.45%) Android
4 24 (8.45%) Debian
4 24 (8.45%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.82%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (53.87%) MVC
2 149 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (35.21%) OO
4 71 (25.00%) TDD
5 67 (23.59%) E-Commerce
6 51 (17.96%) DevOps
7 50 (17.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 47 (16.55%) UML
9 42 (14.79%) BDD
10 35 (12.32%) Web Development
11 34 (11.97%) Pair Programming
11 34 (11.97%) Refactoring
12 31 (10.92%) Content Management
13 28 (9.86%) Multithreading
14 27 (9.51%) ETL
14 27 (9.51%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (8.45%) Use Case
15 24 (8.45%) Scrum
15 24 (8.45%) Android Development
15 24 (8.45%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 185 (65.14%) JavaScript
2 150 (52.82%) SQL
3 140 (49.30%) C#
4 127 (44.72%) Java
5 70 (24.65%) T-SQL
6 63 (22.18%) Ruby
7 32 (11.27%) Python
8 28 (9.86%) C++
9 26 (9.15%) Groovy
9 26 (9.15%) PHP
10 24 (8.45%) ECMAScript
11 23 (8.10%) Perl
12 11 (3.87%) PL/SQL
12 11 (3.87%) Scala
13 9 (3.17%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.76%) C
15 2 (0.70%) SPARQL
16 1 (0.35%) XAML
16 1 (0.35%) PHP5
16 1 (0.35%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 29 (10.21%) Degree
2 6 (2.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.35%) QA
Vendors
1 83 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 70 (24.65%) Oracle
3 48 (16.90%) Rackspace
4 24 (8.45%) Adobe
5 23 (8.10%) Sitecore
6 15 (5.28%) Google
7 13 (4.58%) Sony
7 13 (4.58%) Toshiba
7 13 (4.58%) HP
8 12 (4.23%) Telerik
9 10 (3.52%) JBoss
10 5 (1.76%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.41%) Twitter
12 3 (1.06%) Apple
13 1 (0.35%) EMC
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