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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 515 496 390
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -106
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 98 117 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.28% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 0.68% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 69 90 230
Average salary £57,500 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.49% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
14737 17255 18711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 35.52% 40.84% 41.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12618 14369 16506
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 January 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 30 January 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
(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 +1 7 £75,000 +56.25% 2
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 171 (71.55%) Apache Solr
2 144 (60.25%) JavaScript
3 138 (57.74%) MVC
4 130 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
5 127 (53.14%) SQL Server
6 124 (51.88%) C#
7 118 (49.37%) SQL
8 116 (48.54%) Java
9 111 (46.44%) .NET
10 110 (46.03%) HTML
11 109 (45.61%) Windows
12 105 (43.93%) ASP.NET
13 100 (41.84%) REST
14 97 (40.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 91 (38.08%) Spring
16 88 (36.82%) TeamCity
16 88 (36.82%) nginx
17 87 (36.40%) OO
18 84 (35.15%) IIS
18 84 (35.15%) NUnit
18 84 (35.15%) Rhino Mocks
19 83 (34.73%) AngularJS
19 83 (34.73%) TDD
19 83 (34.73%) CSS
20 82 (34.31%) GitHub
20 82 (34.31%) Open Source
21 81 (33.89%) E-Commerce
22 79 (33.05%) Hibernate
23 77 (32.22%) Web Services
24 75 (31.38%) jQuery

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 171 (71.55%) Apache Solr
2 88 (36.82%) nginx
3 84 (35.15%) IIS
4 62 (25.94%) Elasticsearch
5 54 (22.59%) CMS
6 50 (20.92%) Node.js
7 35 (14.64%) Apache
8 30 (12.55%) Adobe CQ
9 24 (10.04%) Tomcat
9 24 (10.04%) Mule
10 22 (9.21%) Drupal
11 20 (8.37%) Commerce Server
11 20 (8.37%) Liferay
12 17 (7.11%) Oracle Coherence
13 8 (3.35%) Sitecore CMS
13 8 (3.35%) SharePoint
14 5 (2.09%) OpenStack
15 4 (1.67%) Magnolia
15 4 (1.67%) Escenic
15 4 (1.67%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 18 (7.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 82 (34.31%) GitHub
2 70 (29.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (20.92%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (17.99%) Trello
5 7 (2.93%) SaaS
6 5 (2.09%) PaaS
6 5 (2.09%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (2.09%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.84%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.44%) HTTP
2 10 (4.18%) SMTP
3 9 (3.77%) Internet
4 3 (1.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (53.14%) SQL Server
2 71 (29.71%) MongoDB
2 71 (29.71%) NoSQL
3 63 (26.36%) MySQL
4 46 (19.25%) RavenDB
5 22 (9.21%) Big Data
5 22 (9.21%) Couchbase
6 19 (7.95%) Relational Database
7 17 (7.11%) RDBMS
7 17 (7.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (6.28%) Hadoop
9 11 (4.60%) Redis
9 11 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (4.18%) Jackrabbit
11 7 (2.93%) Neo4j
12 5 (2.09%) Apache Hive
13 3 (1.26%) HBase
13 3 (1.26%) Triplestore
13 3 (1.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 2 (0.84%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 88 (36.82%) TeamCity
2 84 (35.15%) NUnit
2 84 (35.15%) Rhino Mocks
3 68 (28.45%) Git (software)
4 50 (20.92%) Cucumber
5 47 (19.67%) ReSharper
6 44 (18.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 43 (17.99%) YouTrack
7 43 (17.99%) dotTrace
8 41 (17.15%) Selenium
9 37 (15.48%) Jasmine
9 37 (15.48%) PhantomJS
10 24 (10.04%) JUnit
10 24 (10.04%) Maven
11 20 (8.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 18 (7.53%) Subversion
13 15 (6.28%) Jenkins
14 10 (4.18%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (4.18%) Log4j
14 10 (4.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 66 (27.62%) Publishing
2 43 (17.99%) French Language
3 31 (12.97%) Finance
4 29 (12.13%) Retail
5 13 (5.44%) Games
6 12 (5.02%) Automotive
7 9 (3.77%) Multimedia
8 7 (2.93%) Music Industry
9 6 (2.51%) Marketing
10 5 (2.09%) Advertising
10 5 (2.09%) Banking
11 3 (1.26%) Telecoms
11 3 (1.26%) Law
12 2 (0.84%) Front Office
12 2 (0.84%) Legal
12 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 195 (81.59%) Developer
2 79 (33.05%) Java Developer
3 70 (29.29%) Senior Developer
4 54 (22.59%) .NET Developer
5 29 (12.13%) Senior .NET Developer
6 25 (10.46%) C# Developer
6 25 (10.46%) Architect
7 24 (10.04%) C# .NET Developer
8 23 (9.62%) Senior C# Developer
9 18 (7.53%) Solutions Architect
10 16 (6.69%) UI Programmer
10 16 (6.69%) UI Developer
11 15 (6.28%) Senior Java Developer
11 15 (6.28%) Web Developer
12 13 (5.44%) Java Web Developer
13 12 (5.02%) Software Developer
14 8 (3.35%) Sitecore Developer
14 8 (3.35%) .NET Software Developer
14 8 (3.35%) Agile .NET Developer
15 7 (2.93%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (46.44%) .NET
2 110 (46.03%) HTML
3 105 (43.93%) ASP.NET
4 100 (41.84%) REST
5 97 (40.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 91 (38.08%) Spring
7 83 (34.73%) AngularJS
7 83 (34.73%) CSS
8 79 (33.05%) Hibernate
9 77 (32.22%) Web Services
10 75 (31.38%) jQuery
11 55 (23.01%) J2EE
12 54 (22.59%) WCF
13 43 (17.99%) Castle Windsor
13 43 (17.99%) Sass
14 42 (17.57%) StructureMap
15 41 (17.15%) NHibernate
16 38 (15.90%) XML
16 38 (15.90%) RabbitMQ
17 37 (15.48%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 82 (34.31%) Open Source
2 21 (8.79%) Management Information System
3 19 (7.95%) Blackberry
4 18 (7.53%) BBC
4 18 (7.53%) Computer Science
5 16 (6.69%) Visualisation
6 10 (4.18%) Client/Server
6 10 (4.18%) Digital Media
7 8 (3.35%) Smartphone
8 7 (2.93%) Mathematics
9 6 (2.51%) Replication
10 5 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.09%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (2.09%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.67%) Blog
12 3 (1.26%) Linked Data
12 3 (1.26%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.84%) User Experience
13 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.84%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 109 (45.61%) Windows
2 46 (19.25%) Linux
3 37 (15.48%) Debian
4 29 (12.13%) UNIX
5 12 (5.02%) Android
5 12 (5.02%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.09%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.84%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.84%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (57.74%) MVC
2 130 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (36.40%) OO
4 83 (34.73%) TDD
5 81 (33.89%) E-Commerce
6 50 (20.92%) DevOps
7 47 (19.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 44 (18.41%) BDD
9 42 (17.57%) Pair Programming
10 41 (17.15%) Refactoring
11 34 (14.23%) SOA
12 32 (13.39%) Web Development
13 23 (9.62%) Multithreading
13 23 (9.62%) Scrum
14 21 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (8.79%) Content Management
15 20 (8.37%) Zachman Framework
15 20 (8.37%) TOGAF
16 19 (7.95%) Information Management
16 19 (7.95%) UML
Programming Languages
1 144 (60.25%) JavaScript
2 124 (51.88%) C#
3 118 (49.37%) SQL
4 116 (48.54%) Java
5 54 (22.59%) Ruby
6 51 (21.34%) T-SQL
7 33 (13.81%) PHP
8 21 (8.79%) Scala
8 21 (8.79%) Python
9 15 (6.28%) Perl
10 12 (5.02%) C++
11 10 (4.18%) ECMAScript
12 9 (3.77%) Groovy
13 7 (2.93%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.67%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.67%) XQuery
14 4 (1.67%) C
15 3 (1.26%) SPARQL
16 2 (0.84%) Clojure
16 2 (0.84%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (9.21%) Degree
2 3 (1.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.84%) HDFS
2 1 (0.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (3.35%) Puppet
2 3 (1.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 66 (27.62%) Microsoft
2 47 (19.67%) Oracle
3 43 (17.99%) Rackspace
4 21 (8.79%) hybris
4 21 (8.79%) Endeca
5 18 (7.53%) TIBCO
6 10 (4.18%) Adobe
7 8 (3.35%) Telerik
7 8 (3.35%) Sitecore
7 8 (3.35%) HP
8 7 (2.93%) Sony
8 7 (2.93%) Toshiba
9 5 (2.09%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.09%) Google
10 4 (1.67%) Twitter
11 3 (1.26%) Apple
12 2 (0.84%) Platfora
12 2 (0.84%) Splunk
12 2 (0.84%) Datameer
12 2 (0.84%) Hadapt
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Bens Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
FlexTrade
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago