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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank 407 367 324
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -43
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 39 51 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.24% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 0.64% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 37 48 112
Average salary £44,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8242 7965 9084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.99% 37.55% 39.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7048 7071 8118
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +16 24 £44,500 -1.11% 4
Buckinghamshire -7 6 £51,250 +2.50%
Berkshire -24 5 £50,000 -6.97% 1
Oxfordshire -10 4 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 74 (86.05%) MySQL
2 70 (81.40%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (80.23%) Java
4 67 (77.91%) Spring
5 65 (75.58%) MVC
5 65 (75.58%) Linux
6 64 (74.42%) jQuery
7 62 (72.09%) JavaScript
7 62 (72.09%) HTML
8 60 (69.77%) Hadoop
9 59 (68.60%) Hibernate
10 57 (66.28%) CSS
11 56 (65.12%) Oracle
12 52 (60.47%) Eclipse
13 51 (59.30%) Maven
14 50 (58.14%) Performance Tuning
15 49 (56.98%) Multithreading
16 46 (53.49%) Spring Integration
16 46 (53.49%) Spring MVC
16 46 (53.49%) SAN
17 45 (52.33%) HTTP
18 44 (51.16%) Continuous Integration
19 42 (48.84%) YourKit
20 35 (40.70%) SQL
21 24 (27.91%) Cyber Security
21 24 (27.91%) Big Data
22 22 (25.58%) J2EE
23 21 (24.42%) Struts
24 19 (22.09%) Security Cleared
25 17 (19.77%) Degree

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (12.79%) Apache Solr
2 8 (9.30%) WebLogic
2 8 (9.30%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.14%) Apache
4 3 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Mingle
2 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) SaaS
2 7 (8.14%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 46 (53.49%) SAN
2 45 (52.33%) HTTP
3 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (1.16%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (86.05%) MySQL
2 60 (69.77%) Hadoop
3 24 (27.91%) Big Data
4 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
4 8 (9.30%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.81%) Apache Accumulo
5 5 (5.81%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (4.65%) Data Mining
6 4 (4.65%) Text Mining
6 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 52 (60.47%) Eclipse
2 51 (59.30%) Maven
3 42 (48.84%) YourKit
4 9 (10.47%) JIRA
5 8 (9.30%) Subversion
6 5 (5.81%) Bugzilla
7 4 (4.65%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.65%) NUnit
7 4 (4.65%) TeamCity
7 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
7 4 (4.65%) Mercurial
7 4 (4.65%) Moq
8 1 (1.16%) Ant
General
1 15 (17.44%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.98%) Financial Institution
4 5 (5.81%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Electronics
5 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (82.56%) Developer
2 57 (66.28%) Java Developer
3 8 (9.30%) .NET Developer
3 8 (9.30%) J2EE Developer
4 7 (8.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (8.14%) C# Developer
4 7 (8.14%) Architect
5 6 (6.98%) Technical Architect
5 6 (6.98%) Lead Developer
5 6 (6.98%) Lead Java Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Technical Manager
6 5 (5.81%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.81%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (4.65%) WPF Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Java Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (77.91%) Spring
2 64 (74.42%) jQuery
3 62 (72.09%) HTML
4 59 (68.60%) Hibernate
5 57 (66.28%) CSS
6 46 (53.49%) Spring Integration
6 46 (53.49%) Spring MVC
7 22 (25.58%) J2EE
8 21 (24.42%) Struts
9 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET
9 13 (15.12%) .NET
9 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (10.47%) Web Services
11 7 (8.14%) ZK
11 7 (8.14%) Grails
12 6 (6.98%) EJB
12 6 (6.98%) JMS
12 6 (6.98%) JSTL
13 5 (5.81%) Kafka
13 5 (5.81%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Open Source
2 6 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.65%) Social Media
4 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.16%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 65 (75.58%) Linux
2 11 (12.79%) Windows
3 9 (10.47%) UNIX
4 8 (9.30%) AIX
4 8 (9.30%) MVS
5 4 (4.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (81.40%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (75.58%) MVC
3 50 (58.14%) Performance Tuning
4 49 (56.98%) Multithreading
5 44 (51.16%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (27.91%) Cyber Security
7 13 (15.12%) Software Engineering
8 11 (12.79%) UML
8 11 (12.79%) Information Security
9 9 (10.47%) OO
10 8 (9.30%) Data Security
11 7 (8.14%) Scrum
12 6 (6.98%) E-Commerce
12 6 (6.98%) SOA
12 6 (6.98%) BPMN
12 6 (6.98%) OWASP
12 6 (6.98%) Analytics
13 5 (5.81%) BDD
13 5 (5.81%) Unit Testing
13 5 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 69 (80.23%) Java
2 62 (72.09%) JavaScript
3 35 (40.70%) SQL
4 13 (15.12%) C#
5 5 (5.81%) Groovy
5 5 (5.81%) Ruby
5 5 (5.81%) Perl
5 5 (5.81%) PHP
6 4 (4.65%) Python
7 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (22.09%) Security Cleared
2 17 (19.77%) Degree
3 13 (15.12%) SC Cleared
4 7 (8.14%) PhD
5 5 (5.81%) Sun Certification
6 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.65%) MCTS
7 2 (2.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.33%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 56 (65.12%) Oracle
2 9 (10.47%) JBoss
3 5 (5.81%) Sun
4 4 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.65%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.16%) hybris
5 1 (1.16%) F5
5 1 (1.16%) Google
5 1 (1.16%) Cisco
5 1 (1.16%) SAP
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