The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank 411 378 332
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -46
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 40 60 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.27% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.72% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 38 56 99
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8667 8306 9469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.17% 37.50% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7565 7385 8545
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +14 29 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Berkshire -17 5 £50,000 +25.00%
Oxfordshire -19 3 £35,000 -30.00%
East Sussex - 3 £42,500 -
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 77 (85.56%) MySQL
2 76 (84.44%) Java
3 74 (82.22%) Linux
3 74 (82.22%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (81.11%) Spring
5 70 (77.78%) jQuery
6 69 (76.67%) Hadoop
6 69 (76.67%) JavaScript
6 69 (76.67%) HTML
7 65 (72.22%) Oracle
8 64 (71.11%) CSS
9 61 (67.78%) MVC
10 59 (65.56%) Hibernate
10 59 (65.56%) Eclipse
11 58 (64.44%) Maven
12 52 (57.78%) Multithreading
13 51 (56.67%) Performance Tuning
14 49 (54.44%) Spring Integration
14 49 (54.44%) Spring MVC
14 49 (54.44%) HTTP
14 49 (54.44%) SAN
15 48 (53.33%) YourKit
16 45 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
17 30 (33.33%) SQL
18 28 (31.11%) Big Data
19 25 (27.78%) Security Cleared
20 23 (25.56%) Cyber Security
21 20 (22.22%) J2EE
21 20 (22.22%) Degree
22 18 (20.00%) Struts

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 14 (15.56%) WebLogic
2 12 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 7 (7.78%) Apache Solr
3 7 (7.78%) Apache
4 2 (2.22%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (2.22%) CMS
5 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Mingle
2 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Tridion
2 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (7.78%) SaaS
3 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 49 (54.44%) HTTP
1 49 (54.44%) SAN
2 1 (1.11%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.11%) VPN
2 1 (1.11%) LAN
2 1 (1.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (85.56%) MySQL
2 69 (76.67%) Hadoop
3 28 (31.11%) Big Data
4 14 (15.56%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (5.56%) Apache Accumulo
6 5 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (4.44%) Data Mining
7 4 (4.44%) Text Mining
8 2 (2.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 59 (65.56%) Eclipse
2 58 (64.44%) Maven
3 48 (53.33%) YourKit
4 9 (10.00%) JIRA
5 7 (7.78%) Subversion
6 5 (5.56%) Bugzilla
7 4 (4.44%) TeamCity
7 4 (4.44%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.33%) Mercurial
8 3 (3.33%) Moq
8 3 (3.33%) NUnit
9 2 (2.22%) WebLogic Workshop
10 1 (1.11%) Ant
General
1 17 (18.89%) Finance
2 11 (12.22%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.67%) Financial Institution
4 5 (5.56%) Advertising
5 1 (1.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) Electronics
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 69 (76.67%) Developer
2 62 (68.89%) Java Developer
3 15 (16.67%) Architect
4 11 (12.22%) Technical Architect
4 11 (12.22%) Java Architect
5 9 (10.00%) Java Technical Architect
6 7 (7.78%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
7 6 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Technical Manager
8 5 (5.56%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
9 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (4.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.44%) WPF Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Java/J2EE Architect
10 2 (2.22%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (81.11%) Spring
2 70 (77.78%) jQuery
3 69 (76.67%) HTML
4 64 (71.11%) CSS
5 59 (65.56%) Hibernate
6 49 (54.44%) Spring MVC
6 49 (54.44%) Spring Integration
7 20 (22.22%) J2EE
8 18 (20.00%) Struts
9 14 (15.56%) .NET
10 12 (13.33%) ASP.NET
10 12 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (10.00%) Grails
11 9 (10.00%) ZK
12 5 (5.56%) HTML5
12 5 (5.56%) XML
13 4 (4.44%) SOAP
13 4 (4.44%) SAML
13 4 (4.44%) J2SE
13 4 (4.44%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) Open Source
2 6 (6.67%) Visualisation
3 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.44%) Social Media
4 2 (2.22%) Statistics
5 1 (1.11%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 74 (82.22%) Linux
2 15 (16.67%) Windows
3 13 (14.44%) UNIX
4 12 (13.33%) AIX
4 12 (13.33%) MVS
5 4 (4.44%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (82.22%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (67.78%) MVC
3 52 (57.78%) Multithreading
4 51 (56.67%) Performance Tuning
5 45 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (25.56%) Cyber Security
7 17 (18.89%) Software Engineering
8 12 (13.33%) Data Security
9 11 (12.22%) Information Security
10 9 (10.00%) OO
11 7 (7.78%) Scrum
12 6 (6.67%) Data Analysis
13 5 (5.56%) TDD
13 5 (5.56%) Data Modelling
13 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (5.56%) UML
13 5 (5.56%) Analytics
13 5 (5.56%) BDD
14 4 (4.44%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (84.44%) Java
2 69 (76.67%) JavaScript
3 30 (33.33%) SQL
4 12 (13.33%) C#
5 5 (5.56%) Perl
5 5 (5.56%) PHP
5 5 (5.56%) Ruby
5 5 (5.56%) Groovy
6 4 (4.44%) Python
7 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 20 (22.22%) Degree
3 16 (17.78%) SC Cleared
4 7 (7.78%) PhD
5 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 65 (72.22%) Oracle
2 12 (13.33%) JBoss
3 4 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.44%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.11%) Google
5 1 (1.11%) hybris
5 1 (1.11%) F5
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco
5 1 (1.11%) SAP
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