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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank 408 374 313
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -61
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 37 50 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.24% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.63% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33 49 119
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £58,500 £55,000
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
7968 7968 9056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.26% 37.92% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6756 7068 8058
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 16 September 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 16 September 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 - 21 £44,750 - 3
Buckinghamshire +1 8 £52,500 +5.00%
Oxfordshire -11 4 £35,000 -30.00%
Berkshire -30 4 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 70 (85.37%) MySQL
2 67 (81.71%) Java
3 65 (79.27%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (79.27%) Spring
4 64 (78.05%) MVC
5 62 (75.61%) Linux
5 62 (75.61%) jQuery
6 61 (74.39%) Hibernate
7 58 (70.73%) JavaScript
7 58 (70.73%) HTML
8 57 (69.51%) Hadoop
9 55 (67.07%) Oracle
9 55 (67.07%) CSS
10 50 (60.98%) Maven
10 50 (60.98%) Eclipse
10 50 (60.98%) Multithreading
10 50 (60.98%) Performance Tuning
11 47 (57.32%) Spring Integration
11 47 (57.32%) SAN
12 46 (56.10%) HTTP
13 45 (54.88%) Spring MVC
13 45 (54.88%) Continuous Integration
14 41 (50.00%) YourKit
15 33 (40.24%) SQL
16 26 (31.71%) Cyber Security
17 25 (30.49%) Analytical Skills
18 24 (29.27%) Big Data
19 22 (26.83%) J2EE
20 20 (24.39%) Struts
21 18 (21.95%) Degree

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 12 (14.63%) Apache Solr
2 6 (7.32%) WebLogic
2 6 (7.32%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.10%) Apache
4 3 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.66%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) SaaS
2 5 (6.10%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (57.32%) SAN
2 46 (56.10%) HTTP
3 2 (2.44%) Firewall
3 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.22%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (85.37%) MySQL
2 57 (69.51%) Hadoop
3 24 (29.27%) Big Data
4 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
5 6 (7.32%) Oracle Database
6 5 (6.10%) Apache Accumulo
7 4 (4.88%) Data Mining
7 4 (4.88%) Text Mining
7 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.66%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 50 (60.98%) Maven
1 50 (60.98%) Eclipse
2 41 (50.00%) YourKit
3 8 (9.76%) Subversion
4 7 (8.54%) JIRA
5 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.88%) NUnit
5 4 (4.88%) TeamCity
5 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.88%) Mercurial
5 4 (4.88%) Moq
6 3 (3.66%) Bugzilla
General
1 15 (18.29%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Financial Institution
2 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.66%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.22%) Electronics
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (86.59%) Developer
2 55 (67.07%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.20%) J2EE Developer
4 8 (9.76%) .NET Developer
5 7 (8.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (8.54%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Technical Architect
6 5 (6.10%) Architect
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Lead Developer
7 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (4.88%) WPF Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Technical Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Technical Project Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.44%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (79.27%) Spring
2 62 (75.61%) jQuery
3 61 (74.39%) Hibernate
4 58 (70.73%) HTML
5 55 (67.07%) CSS
6 47 (57.32%) Spring Integration
7 45 (54.88%) Spring MVC
8 22 (26.83%) J2EE
9 20 (24.39%) Struts
10 11 (13.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (13.41%) .NET
10 11 (13.41%) ASP.NET
11 10 (12.20%) Web Services
12 8 (9.76%) EJB
12 8 (9.76%) JMS
12 8 (9.76%) JSTL
13 7 (8.54%) Drools
14 5 (6.10%) Kafka
14 5 (6.10%) Grails
14 5 (6.10%) ZK
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.49%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.32%) Open Source
3 4 (4.88%) Social Media
4 1 (1.22%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 62 (75.61%) Linux
2 9 (10.98%) Windows
3 7 (8.54%) UNIX
4 6 (7.32%) AIX
4 6 (7.32%) MVS
5 4 (4.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (79.27%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (78.05%) MVC
3 50 (60.98%) Multithreading
3 50 (60.98%) Performance Tuning
4 45 (54.88%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (31.71%) Cyber Security
6 11 (13.41%) Information Security
6 11 (13.41%) Software Engineering
6 11 (13.41%) UML
7 8 (9.76%) SOA
7 8 (9.76%) BPMN
7 8 (9.76%) OWASP
7 8 (9.76%) Analytics
8 7 (8.54%) OO
8 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
9 6 (7.32%) Data Security
9 6 (7.32%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.10%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (4.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 67 (81.71%) Java
2 58 (70.73%) JavaScript
3 33 (40.24%) SQL
4 11 (13.41%) C#
5 4 (4.88%) Python
6 3 (3.66%) Groovy
6 3 (3.66%) Ruby
6 3 (3.66%) Perl
6 3 (3.66%) PHP
7 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (21.95%) Degree
1 18 (21.95%) Security Cleared
2 12 (14.63%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.54%) Sun Certification
3 7 (8.54%) PhD
4 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.88%) MCTS
5 2 (2.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.44%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 55 (67.07%) Oracle
2 7 (8.54%) Sun
2 7 (8.54%) JBoss
3 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.88%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.22%) F5
4 1 (1.22%) Google
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco
4 1 (1.22%) SAP
Guildford
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £33,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
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