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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 422 414 380
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -34
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 25 48 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.53% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 24 45 58
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
7619 9128 8395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.57% 38.85% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6629 8020 7448
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Surrey +10 15 £47,500 - 3
East Sussex -1 6 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Hampshire +4 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Kent - 1 £27,500 -
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 46 (86.79%) Java
2 36 (67.92%) Spring
3 34 (64.15%) MySQL
4 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (58.49%) Linux
6 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
7 21 (39.62%) SQL
7 21 (39.62%) Apache Solr
8 20 (37.74%) HTML
8 20 (37.74%) CSS
9 18 (33.96%) XML
9 18 (33.96%) jQuery
10 16 (30.19%) Hadoop
10 16 (30.19%) Oracle
10 16 (30.19%) Telecoms
10 16 (30.19%) Hibernate
11 15 (28.30%) Tomcat
11 15 (28.30%) Degree
12 14 (26.42%) Grails
12 14 (26.42%) ZK
12 14 (26.42%) Amazon EC2
13 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
13 13 (24.53%) Eclipse
14 12 (22.64%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (22.64%) XQuery
14 12 (22.64%) OO
14 12 (22.64%) XSLT
14 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
14 12 (22.64%) XPath
14 12 (22.64%) Subversion

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 21 (39.62%) Apache Solr
2 15 (28.30%) Tomcat
3 7 (13.21%) Jetty
4 6 (11.32%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (9.43%) Apache Spark
5 5 (9.43%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.42%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) HTTP
2 8 (15.09%) SAN
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.89%) Firewall
3 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (64.15%) MySQL
2 16 (30.19%) Hadoop
3 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
4 12 (22.64%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (15.09%) Big Data
6 7 (13.21%) BaseX
6 7 (13.21%) MarkLogic
6 7 (13.21%) SQLite
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Eclipse
2 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
2 12 (22.64%) Subversion
3 9 (16.98%) Maven
4 5 (9.43%) YourKit
4 5 (9.43%) Selenium
4 5 (9.43%) NUnit
4 5 (9.43%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (9.43%) Cucumber
5 4 (7.55%) Ant
General
1 16 (30.19%) Telecoms
2 7 (13.21%) Publishing
3 5 (9.43%) Advertising
4 2 (3.77%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (66.04%) Developer
2 27 (50.94%) Java Developer
3 5 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (9.43%) Software Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Analyst
3 5 (9.43%) .NET Developer
3 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Data Analyst
3 5 (9.43%) Senior Data Analyst
4 4 (7.55%) Java Team Leader
4 4 (7.55%) Team Leader
5 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Lead Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Perl Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Senior Perl Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Hybris Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Technical Architect
7 1 (1.89%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (67.92%) Spring
2 20 (37.74%) HTML
2 20 (37.74%) CSS
3 18 (33.96%) XML
3 18 (33.96%) jQuery
4 16 (30.19%) Hibernate
5 14 (26.42%) Grails
5 14 (26.42%) ZK
6 12 (22.64%) XSLT
7 10 (18.87%) Servlets
8 9 (16.98%) Spring Integration
9 7 (13.21%) Cocoon
9 7 (13.21%) JPA
9 7 (13.21%) Tapestry
10 6 (11.32%) Spring MVC
10 6 (11.32%) J2SE
10 6 (11.32%) J2EE
11 5 (9.43%) Lucene.Net
11 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
11 5 (9.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 31 (58.49%) Linux
2 7 (13.21%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.64%) OO
3 11 (20.75%) MVC
3 11 (20.75%) Scrum
4 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (15.09%) Multithreading
5 8 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (13.21%) SDLC
6 7 (13.21%) Data Modelling
6 7 (13.21%) Web Development
6 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.43%) TDD
7 5 (9.43%) Open Source
7 5 (9.43%) Kanban
7 5 (9.43%) Web Application Development
7 5 (9.43%) Scrum-ban
7 5 (9.43%) BDD
8 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 46 (86.79%) Java
2 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
3 21 (39.62%) SQL
4 12 (22.64%) XQuery
4 12 (22.64%) XPath
5 5 (9.43%) C#
5 5 (9.43%) VB
5 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
5 5 (9.43%) ActionScript
5 5 (9.43%) Python
6 3 (5.66%) Perl
7 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) PhD
2 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.89%) QA
1 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.89%) GPG13
1 1 (1.89%) FISMA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Oracle
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) hybris
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