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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank 402 421 324
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -97
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 39 30 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.14% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.36% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 39 28 131
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £45,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,250 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7764 8390 9593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.53% 38.75% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6783 7126 8798
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
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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
Surrey - 30 £49,500 - 3
Oxfordshire +1 4 £50,000 -
Hampshire -24 3 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Berkshire -17 2 £70,000 +27.27%
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 61 (81.33%) Java
2 57 (76.00%) Spring
3 52 (69.33%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (66.67%) MVC
4 50 (66.67%) MySQL
5 48 (64.00%) jQuery
6 47 (62.67%) Linux
7 46 (61.33%) Hadoop
7 46 (61.33%) Hibernate
8 42 (56.00%) JavaScript
9 40 (53.33%) Maven
10 39 (52.00%) Oracle
11 38 (50.67%) CSS
11 38 (50.67%) HTML
12 37 (49.33%) SAN
12 37 (49.33%) Spring Integration
13 35 (46.67%) Performance Tuning
14 34 (45.33%) Eclipse
14 34 (45.33%) HTTP
15 33 (44.00%) Spring MVC
15 33 (44.00%) Multithreading
16 32 (42.67%) Continuous Integration
17 30 (40.00%) SQL
18 28 (37.33%) YourKit
19 25 (33.33%) Cyber Security
20 24 (32.00%) J2EE
21 22 (29.33%) Analytical Skills
22 20 (26.67%) Big Data
23 18 (24.00%) Degree
24 16 (21.33%) Web Services

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 12 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (6.67%) Confluence
3 5 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.33%) JBoss
5 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) SaaS
2 4 (5.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 37 (49.33%) SAN
2 34 (45.33%) HTTP
3 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.33%) Firewall
3 4 (5.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (66.67%) MySQL
2 46 (61.33%) Hadoop
3 20 (26.67%) Big Data
4 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (8.00%) Apache Accumulo
6 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.67%) Text Mining
8 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.67%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 40 (53.33%) Maven
2 34 (45.33%) Eclipse
3 28 (37.33%) YourKit
4 13 (17.33%) Git (software)
5 10 (13.33%) Subversion
6 7 (9.33%) NUnit
6 7 (9.33%) JIRA
7 5 (6.67%) Jenkins
8 4 (5.33%) Mercurial
8 4 (5.33%) Moq
9 3 (4.00%) Cucumber
9 3 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (4.00%) Selenium
10 2 (2.67%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.00%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Electronics
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (82.67%) Developer
2 45 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (10.67%) J2EE Developer
5 6 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Architect
6 5 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 2 (2.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Sales Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (76.00%) Spring
2 48 (64.00%) jQuery
3 46 (61.33%) Hibernate
4 38 (50.67%) HTML
4 38 (50.67%) CSS
5 37 (49.33%) Spring Integration
6 33 (44.00%) Spring MVC
7 24 (32.00%) J2EE
8 16 (21.33%) Web Services
9 15 (20.00%) Struts
10 10 (13.33%) SOAP
10 10 (13.33%) WSDL
10 10 (13.33%) REST
10 10 (13.33%) Kafka
11 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET
11 9 (12.00%) .NET
12 8 (10.67%) EJB
12 8 (10.67%) JMS
12 8 (10.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.67%) Open Source
3 6 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.67%) Social Media
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 47 (62.67%) Linux
2 6 (8.00%) Windows
3 2 (2.67%) UNIX
3 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.33%) AIX
4 1 (1.33%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (69.33%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (66.67%) MVC
3 35 (46.67%) Performance Tuning
4 33 (44.00%) Multithreading
5 32 (42.67%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (33.33%) Cyber Security
7 15 (20.00%) Analytics
8 13 (17.33%) Information Security
8 13 (17.33%) Software Engineering
9 10 (13.33%) Scrum
10 8 (10.67%) UML
10 8 (10.67%) SOA
10 8 (10.67%) BPMN
10 8 (10.67%) OWASP
11 7 (9.33%) E-Commerce
12 5 (6.67%) Unit Testing
12 5 (6.67%) OO
13 4 (5.33%) Project Management
13 4 (5.33%) Data Security
13 4 (5.33%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 61 (81.33%) Java
2 42 (56.00%) JavaScript
3 30 (40.00%) SQL
4 9 (12.00%) C#
5 5 (6.67%) Python
6 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.33%) ActionScript
7 3 (4.00%) VB
7 3 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (24.00%) Degree
2 10 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.33%) PhD
3 8 (10.67%) SC Cleared
4 7 (9.33%) Sun Certification
5 4 (5.33%) CISSP
6 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (5.33%) QA
1 4 (5.33%) GPG13
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 39 (52.00%) Oracle
2 7 (9.33%) Sun
3 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.67%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.33%) SAP
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