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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank 486 455 480
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +25
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 153 176 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.39% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.89% 0.98% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 64 161 143
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £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
17139 17923 20313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.44% 40.03% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14616 15456 17954
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 30 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 30 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 +23 17 £37,500 -30.55% 6
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 192 (65.53%) Apache Solr
2 190 (64.85%) JavaScript
3 176 (60.07%) SQL Server
4 163 (55.63%) MVC
5 155 (52.90%) SQL
6 151 (51.54%) C#
6 151 (51.54%) HTML
6 151 (51.54%) Agile Software Development
7 134 (45.73%) .NET
7 134 (45.73%) CSS
8 133 (45.39%) ASP.NET
9 126 (43.00%) Java
10 116 (39.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 114 (38.91%) Web Services
12 110 (37.54%) Windows
13 103 (35.15%) OO
14 102 (34.81%) REST
15 99 (33.79%) MySQL
16 94 (32.08%) Linux
17 92 (31.40%) Microsoft
17 92 (31.40%) NUnit
17 92 (31.40%) Rhino Mocks
18 91 (31.06%) GitHub
18 91 (31.06%) TeamCity
19 89 (30.38%) XML
20 85 (29.01%) Hibernate
21 84 (28.67%) jQuery
22 82 (27.99%) AngularJS
23 81 (27.65%) nginx
23 81 (27.65%) IIS

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 192 (65.53%) Apache Solr
2 81 (27.65%) IIS
2 81 (27.65%) nginx
3 47 (16.04%) Apache
4 35 (11.95%) CMS
5 33 (11.26%) Node.js
6 25 (8.53%) Adobe CQ
7 24 (8.19%) SharePoint
7 24 (8.19%) Sitecore CMS
8 18 (6.14%) Elasticsearch
9 12 (4.10%) Tomcat
10 11 (3.75%) Commerce Server
10 11 (3.75%) GlassFish
11 7 (2.39%) WebSphere
12 6 (2.05%) Alfresco
13 4 (1.37%) WebLogic
13 4 (1.37%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.34%) GemFire
14 1 (0.34%) Confluence
14 1 (0.34%) Liferay
Applications
1 41 (13.99%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.71%) Mingle
3 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.34%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 91 (31.06%) GitHub
2 60 (20.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (19.11%) Amazon AWS
4 54 (18.43%) Trello
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.58%) HTTP
2 23 (7.85%) SMTP
3 12 (4.10%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.41%) SAN
5 2 (0.68%) Internet
6 1 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (60.07%) SQL Server
2 99 (33.79%) MySQL
3 56 (19.11%) MongoDB
4 54 (18.43%) RavenDB
5 44 (15.02%) Relational Database
6 40 (13.65%) RDBMS
7 31 (10.58%) NoSQL
8 26 (8.87%) Hadoop
9 24 (8.19%) Jackrabbit
10 22 (7.51%) Data Mining
11 16 (5.46%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (4.78%) Big Data
13 10 (3.41%) Apache Hive
14 6 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (2.05%) HBase
15 5 (1.71%) Azure SQL Database
16 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database
16 4 (1.37%) Infinispan
17 2 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 2 (0.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 92 (31.40%) NUnit
1 92 (31.40%) Rhino Mocks
2 91 (31.06%) TeamCity
3 64 (21.84%) ReSharper
4 54 (18.43%) YouTrack
4 54 (18.43%) Octopus Deploy
4 54 (18.43%) dotTrace
5 50 (17.06%) Git (software)
6 40 (13.65%) Selenium
7 38 (12.97%) Cucumber
8 34 (11.60%) JUnit
9 28 (9.56%) Maven
10 27 (9.22%) Subversion
10 27 (9.22%) PhantomJS
10 27 (9.22%) Jasmine
11 23 (7.85%) Log4j
12 16 (5.46%) Eclipse
13 12 (4.10%) Visual Studio
13 12 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (3.41%) RSpec
General
1 67 (22.87%) Publishing
2 54 (18.43%) French Language
3 19 (6.48%) Finance
4 13 (4.44%) Music Industry
5 12 (4.10%) Retail
6 6 (2.05%) Law
7 5 (1.71%) Advertising
8 3 (1.02%) Games
8 3 (1.02%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.68%) Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Automotive
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.34%) Front Office
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 247 (84.30%) Developer
2 93 (31.74%) Java Developer
3 86 (29.35%) Senior Developer
4 58 (19.80%) .NET Developer
5 26 (8.87%) Senior .NET Developer
6 22 (7.51%) DBA
6 22 (7.51%) Software Developer
7 19 (6.48%) Sitecore Developer
8 17 (5.80%) Senior Java Developer
8 17 (5.80%) Software Engineer
8 17 (5.80%) Consultant
9 15 (5.12%) UI Programmer
9 15 (5.12%) UI Developer
10 14 (4.78%) Development DBA
10 14 (4.78%) SQL DBA
11 13 (4.44%) Java Software Engineer
12 12 (4.10%) .NET Software Developer
12 12 (4.10%) Agile .NET Developer
13 11 (3.75%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 11 (3.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (51.54%) HTML
2 134 (45.73%) .NET
2 134 (45.73%) CSS
3 133 (45.39%) ASP.NET
4 116 (39.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 114 (38.91%) Web Services
6 102 (34.81%) REST
7 89 (30.38%) XML
8 85 (29.01%) Hibernate
9 84 (28.67%) jQuery
10 82 (27.99%) AngularJS
11 67 (22.87%) WCF
12 62 (21.16%) Spring
13 57 (19.45%) J2EE
14 55 (18.77%) Castle Windsor
15 54 (18.43%) Sass
16 38 (12.97%) NHibernate
17 37 (12.63%) StructureMap
18 36 (12.29%) Spring MVC
18 36 (12.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 67 (22.87%) Open Source
2 30 (10.24%) Digital Media
3 26 (8.87%) Computer Science
4 23 (7.85%) Client/Server
5 16 (5.46%) BBC
5 16 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (5.12%) Data Structures
6 15 (5.12%) Replication
6 15 (5.12%) Visualisation
7 13 (4.44%) Blackberry
8 9 (3.07%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.37%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.37%) Blog
9 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.02%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.02%) Ontologies
11 2 (0.68%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.68%) W3C
11 2 (0.68%) Social Media
12 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 110 (37.54%) Windows
2 94 (32.08%) Linux
3 44 (15.02%) UNIX
4 27 (9.22%) Debian
5 23 (7.85%) Apple iOS
5 23 (7.85%) Android
6 6 (2.05%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (55.63%) MVC
2 151 (51.54%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (35.15%) OO
4 76 (25.94%) E-Commerce
5 73 (24.91%) TDD
6 53 (18.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 53 (18.09%) DevOps
7 48 (16.38%) UML
8 45 (15.36%) BDD
9 37 (12.63%) Refactoring
9 37 (12.63%) Pair Programming
10 34 (11.60%) Web Development
11 31 (10.58%) Content Management
12 29 (9.90%) Multithreading
13 26 (8.87%) ETL
13 26 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (8.19%) Change Management
15 23 (7.85%) Use Case
15 23 (7.85%) Android Development
15 23 (7.85%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 190 (64.85%) JavaScript
2 155 (52.90%) SQL
3 151 (51.54%) C#
4 126 (43.00%) Java
5 77 (26.28%) T-SQL
6 67 (22.87%) Ruby
7 33 (11.26%) Python
8 29 (9.90%) C++
9 26 (8.87%) PHP
10 24 (8.19%) Perl
10 24 (8.19%) Groovy
11 23 (7.85%) ECMAScript
12 11 (3.75%) PL/SQL
13 10 (3.41%) Scala
14 9 (3.07%) Bash Shell
15 6 (2.05%) C
16 2 (0.68%) SPARQL
17 1 (0.34%) Clojure
17 1 (0.34%) R
17 1 (0.34%) Golang
Qualifications
1 31 (10.58%) Degree
2 6 (2.05%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) Docker
Vendors
1 92 (31.40%) Microsoft
2 67 (22.87%) Oracle
3 55 (18.77%) Rackspace
4 24 (8.19%) Sitecore
5 23 (7.85%) Adobe
6 13 (4.44%) HP
6 13 (4.44%) Sony
6 13 (4.44%) Toshiba
7 12 (4.10%) Telerik
7 12 (4.10%) Google
8 9 (3.07%) JBoss
9 5 (1.71%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.37%) Twitter
11 3 (1.02%) Apple
12 1 (0.34%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.34%) Bloomberg
12 1 (0.34%) EMC
12 1 (0.34%) hybris
12 1 (0.34%) Endeca
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £80000 per annum + Good bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: 4 days ago
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Unlimited Holiday, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £115000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago