The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 409 413 388
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -25
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 27 42 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.49% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 27 40 55
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,050 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7504 8604 8243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.26% 38.24% 37.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6504 7468 7331
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Lucene Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Lucene
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Lucene Salary Trend in the South East

Lucene
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lucene across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Lucene Salary Histogram in the South East

Lucene
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lucene within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 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
East Sussex +33 13 £50,000 +17.64%
Surrey -14 13 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Berkshire +4 1 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 53 (98.15%) Java
2 36 (66.67%) Spring
3 35 (64.81%) MySQL
4 31 (57.41%) Linux
4 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (48.15%) Apache Solr
6 25 (46.30%) Hadoop
6 25 (46.30%) XML
6 25 (46.30%) SQL
7 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
7 20 (37.04%) Telecoms
8 19 (35.19%) XQuery
8 19 (35.19%) XPath
8 19 (35.19%) XSLT
8 19 (35.19%) Big Data
9 18 (33.33%) HTML
9 18 (33.33%) CSS
10 17 (31.48%) Apache
10 17 (31.48%) Elasticsearch
10 17 (31.48%) Apache Spark
11 16 (29.63%) Amazon EC2
11 16 (29.63%) Grails
11 16 (29.63%) ZK
12 15 (27.78%) jQuery
13 14 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (25.93%) Hibernate
13 14 (25.93%) Oracle
14 13 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (22.22%) Eclipse
15 12 (22.22%) Degree

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 26 (48.15%) Apache Solr
2 17 (31.48%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (31.48%) Apache Spark
2 17 (31.48%) Apache
3 11 (20.37%) Tomcat
4 5 (9.26%) Jetty
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.85%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) HTTP
2 8 (14.81%) SAN
3 1 (1.85%) Firewall
3 1 (1.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (64.81%) MySQL
2 25 (46.30%) Hadoop
3 19 (35.19%) Big Data
4 8 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (9.26%) SQLite
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
5 5 (9.26%) MarkLogic
5 5 (9.26%) BaseX
6 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.85%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 9 (16.67%) Maven
3 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 8 (14.81%) YourKit
4 7 (12.96%) Subversion
5 4 (7.41%) Ant
6 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 20 (37.04%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.26%) Publishing
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
3 2 (3.70%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Developer
2 22 (40.74%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.93%) Data Analyst
3 14 (25.93%) Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) Senior Data Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Development Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Leader
5 6 (11.11%) Java Development Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Development Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Java Team Leader
7 4 (7.41%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.56%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Perl Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (66.67%) Spring
2 25 (46.30%) XML
3 19 (35.19%) XSLT
4 18 (33.33%) HTML
4 18 (33.33%) CSS
5 16 (29.63%) Grails
5 16 (29.63%) ZK
6 15 (27.78%) jQuery
7 14 (25.93%) Hibernate
8 9 (16.67%) Spring MVC
8 9 (16.67%) Spring Integration
8 9 (16.67%) J2EE
9 8 (14.81%) Servlets
9 8 (14.81%) J2SE
10 5 (9.26%) Cocoon
10 5 (9.26%) JPA
10 5 (9.26%) Tapestry
11 3 (5.56%) JSP
12 2 (3.70%) SOAP
12 2 (3.70%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 31 (57.41%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) UNIX
3 2 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (18.52%) Mentoring
4 9 (16.67%) MVC
4 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (14.81%) Multithreading
5 8 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (11.11%) Scrum
7 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.26%) Web Development
7 5 (9.26%) OO
7 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
7 5 (9.26%) Cyber Security
7 5 (9.26%) SDLC
8 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.56%) Information Security
9 3 (5.56%) Open Source
10 2 (3.70%) B2B
10 2 (3.70%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 53 (98.15%) Java
2 25 (46.30%) SQL
3 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 19 (35.19%) XQuery
4 19 (35.19%) XPath
5 3 (5.56%) Scala
6 2 (3.70%) Perl
6 2 (3.70%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.85%) oVirt
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Oracle
2 4 (7.41%) hybris
3 1 (1.85%) Perforce
3 1 (1.85%) VMware
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