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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 496 479 463
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -16
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 126 156 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 0.88% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 103 83 158
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,925
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £75,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
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
16216 17726 17748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.73% 38.20% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13918 15154 15187
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
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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 +37 24 £75,000 +87.50% 4
Wembley - 1 £75,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £55,000 -
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 191 (71.00%) Java
2 190 (70.63%) Apache Solr
3 177 (65.80%) Agile Software Development
4 119 (44.24%) Elasticsearch
5 118 (43.87%) JavaScript
6 112 (41.64%) NoSQL
7 109 (40.52%) Spring
8 106 (39.41%) TDD
9 87 (32.34%) MongoDB
10 83 (30.86%) Big Data
11 81 (30.11%) Amazon AWS
12 80 (29.74%) Open Source
12 80 (29.74%) Scrum
13 79 (29.37%) Git (software)
14 76 (28.25%) Linux
15 75 (27.88%) MVC
16 74 (27.51%) Node.js
17 73 (27.14%) C#
18 70 (26.02%) SQL Server
19 67 (24.91%) Publishing
19 67 (24.91%) REST
20 66 (24.54%) .NET
21 65 (24.16%) Hadoop
22 61 (22.68%) HTML
23 59 (21.93%) J2EE
24 57 (21.19%) MySQL
24 57 (21.19%) OO
25 56 (20.82%) E-Commerce
25 56 (20.82%) Web Services
26 55 (20.45%) Tomcat

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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
1 190 (70.63%) Apache Solr
2 119 (44.24%) Elasticsearch
3 74 (27.51%) Node.js
4 55 (20.45%) Tomcat
5 43 (15.99%) Apache
6 37 (13.75%) nginx
7 30 (11.15%) IIS
8 20 (7.43%) CMS
9 15 (5.58%) Mule
9 15 (5.58%) Apache Spark
10 13 (4.83%) JBoss
11 12 (4.46%) WebSphere
11 12 (4.46%) Oracle Coherence
12 10 (3.72%) Drupal
12 10 (3.72%) Liferay
13 8 (2.97%) WebLogic
14 7 (2.60%) GlassFish
14 7 (2.60%) Jetty
15 5 (1.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 4 (1.49%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (1.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.23%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 81 (30.11%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (13.75%) GitHub
3 21 (7.81%) SaaS
4 18 (6.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.86%) Amazon CloudSearch
7 3 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.72%) Internet
2 2 (0.74%) SMTP
2 2 (0.74%) HTTP
3 1 (0.37%) Intranet
3 1 (0.37%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (41.64%) NoSQL
2 87 (32.34%) MongoDB
3 83 (30.86%) Big Data
4 70 (26.02%) SQL Server
5 65 (24.16%) Hadoop
6 57 (21.19%) MySQL
7 40 (14.87%) Relational Database
8 34 (12.64%) MarkLogic
9 22 (8.18%) HBase
10 19 (7.06%) RDBMS
11 18 (6.69%) Redis
12 17 (6.32%) Apache Cassandra
13 15 (5.58%) Couchbase
14 11 (4.09%) Triplestore
15 9 (3.35%) Mahout
15 9 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (2.60%) Apache Hive
16 7 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
18 5 (1.86%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 79 (29.37%) Git (software)
2 45 (16.73%) JUnit
3 44 (16.36%) Maven
4 41 (15.24%) Selenium
5 35 (13.01%) Jenkins
6 34 (12.64%) NUnit
7 30 (11.15%) Cucumber
8 28 (10.41%) Rhino Mocks
9 27 (10.04%) TeamCity
9 27 (10.04%) Mockito
10 26 (9.67%) Jasmine
10 26 (9.67%) PhantomJS
11 13 (4.83%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 8 (2.97%) Subversion
12 8 (2.97%) IntelliJ
13 5 (1.86%) Gradle
14 4 (1.49%) Eclipse
14 4 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
15 3 (1.12%) Mercurial
15 3 (1.12%) Grunt
General
1 67 (24.91%) Publishing
2 39 (14.50%) Finance
3 36 (13.38%) Automotive
4 11 (4.09%) Retail
4 11 (4.09%) Marketing
5 9 (3.35%) Advertising
5 9 (3.35%) Games
6 3 (1.12%) Banking
6 3 (1.12%) Law
7 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.37%) Front Office
8 1 (0.37%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 194 (72.12%) Developer
2 110 (40.89%) Java Developer
3 86 (31.97%) Senior Developer
4 42 (15.61%) Senior Java Developer
5 40 (14.87%) .NET Developer
6 33 (12.27%) Architect
7 32 (11.90%) Senior .NET Developer
8 18 (6.69%) Java Architect
9 17 (6.32%) Agile .NET Developer
10 14 (5.20%) Java Engineer
10 14 (5.20%) Linux Administrator
10 14 (5.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 14 (5.20%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (5.20%) Administrator
11 13 (4.83%) Lead Developer
12 12 (4.46%) Senior Java Architect
12 12 (4.46%) Senior Architect
13 11 (4.09%) Technical Leader
13 11 (4.09%) Solutions Architect
14 10 (3.72%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (40.52%) Spring
2 67 (24.91%) REST
3 66 (24.54%) .NET
4 61 (22.68%) HTML
5 59 (21.93%) J2EE
6 56 (20.82%) Web Services
7 54 (20.07%) Hibernate
8 50 (18.59%) AngularJS
9 43 (15.99%) jQuery
10 42 (15.61%) Guice
11 39 (14.50%) RabbitMQ
12 37 (13.75%) CSS
13 36 (13.38%) ASP.NET
14 34 (12.64%) HTML5
15 30 (11.15%) ASP.NET MVC
16 29 (10.78%) NHibernate
17 28 (10.41%) XML
18 26 (9.67%) StructureMap
18 26 (9.67%) ServiceStack
18 26 (9.67%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.61%) Inversion of Control
2 36 (13.38%) Blackberry
2 36 (13.38%) BBC
3 21 (7.81%) Computer Science
3 21 (7.81%) Semantic Web
4 17 (6.32%) Algorithms
5 15 (5.58%) User Experience
5 15 (5.58%) Mobile App
6 11 (4.09%) Statistics
6 11 (4.09%) Taxonomies
7 9 (3.35%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (2.23%) Data Centre
9 6 (2.23%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.12%) Social Media
11 2 (0.74%) Blog
11 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.74%) Ontologies
12 1 (0.37%) Artificial Intelligence
12 1 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 76 (28.25%) Linux
2 53 (19.70%) Windows
3 26 (9.67%) Debian
4 14 (5.20%) UNIX
5 9 (3.35%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.97%) Mac OS X
7 7 (2.60%) Android
8 6 (2.23%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.12%) CentOS
9 3 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (65.80%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (39.41%) TDD
3 80 (29.74%) Scrum
3 80 (29.74%) Open Source
4 75 (27.88%) MVC
5 57 (21.19%) OO
6 56 (20.82%) E-Commerce
7 52 (19.33%) DevOps
8 50 (18.59%) BDD
9 45 (16.73%) Software Engineering
10 43 (15.99%) Pair Programming
11 39 (14.50%) Content Management
12 38 (14.13%) Continuous Delivery
13 36 (13.38%) Continuous Improvement
13 36 (13.38%) Refactoring
14 34 (12.64%) SOA
15 31 (11.52%) Mentoring
16 29 (10.78%) Multithreading
17 26 (9.67%) Analytics
18 24 (8.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 191 (71.00%) Java
2 118 (43.87%) JavaScript
3 73 (27.14%) C#
4 45 (16.73%) SQL
5 43 (15.99%) Ruby
6 40 (14.87%) Scala
7 30 (11.15%) Python
8 26 (9.67%) PHP
9 16 (5.95%) Perl
10 12 (4.46%) Bash Shell
11 10 (3.72%) C
11 10 (3.72%) T-SQL
12 9 (3.35%) Shell Script
13 8 (2.97%) C++
14 6 (2.23%) TypeScript
15 4 (1.49%) SPARQL
16 3 (1.12%) Groovy
17 2 (0.74%) ECMAScript
18 1 (0.37%) AspectJ
18 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (6.32%) Degree
2 1 (0.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.35%) QA
System Software
1 10 (3.72%) Varnish
2 2 (0.74%) Docker
3 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (6.69%) Puppet
2 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.74%) Ansible
2 2 (0.74%) logstash
2 2 (0.74%) Salt
2 2 (0.74%) Kibana
3 1 (0.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (15.24%) Oracle
2 38 (14.13%) hybris
3 19 (7.06%) Endeca
4 12 (4.46%) TIBCO
4 12 (4.46%) Microsoft
5 10 (3.72%) ATG
5 10 (3.72%) Demandware
6 8 (2.97%) Adobe
6 8 (2.97%) HP
7 7 (2.60%) Atlassian
8 6 (2.23%) Intershop
9 4 (1.49%) Informatica
9 4 (1.49%) IBM
9 4 (1.49%) Talend
10 3 (1.12%) Splunk
11 2 (0.74%) Netezza
11 2 (0.74%) Zend
12 1 (0.37%) Facebook
12 1 (0.37%) Twitter
12 1 (0.37%) VMware
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
North West London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £85k + options + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Salary or Stock options
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 to £65 000 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Major Players
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 24 days ago