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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 409 379 363
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -16
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 30 45 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.22% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.55% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 60
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
7441 8116 8028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.27% 39.42% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6479 6770 7263
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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
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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 -11 13 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Hampshire -8 8 £45,000 -
East Sussex -19 6 £42,250 -0.58%
Oxfordshire +11 2 £50,000 -
Berkshire -8 1 £55,000 -29.03% 3
Kent - 1 £27,500 -
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 61 (88.41%) Java
2 55 (79.71%) Spring
3 46 (66.67%) MySQL
4 45 (65.22%) Linux
5 44 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (57.97%) JavaScript
7 34 (49.28%) HTML
7 34 (49.28%) CSS
7 34 (49.28%) jQuery
8 33 (47.83%) Hadoop
9 31 (44.93%) Oracle
10 30 (43.48%) Hibernate
11 26 (37.68%) Maven
12 24 (34.78%) MVC
12 24 (34.78%) SAN
12 24 (34.78%) Eclipse
12 24 (34.78%) Spring Integration
13 23 (33.33%) SQL
13 23 (33.33%) Multithreading
14 22 (31.88%) Degree
14 22 (31.88%) HTTP
14 22 (31.88%) Performance Tuning
15 21 (30.43%) Cyber Security
16 19 (27.54%) XML
16 19 (27.54%) Spring MVC
16 19 (27.54%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (24.64%) Git (software)
17 17 (24.64%) Scrum
17 17 (24.64%) Big Data
17 17 (24.64%) YourKit

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 16 (23.19%) Tomcat
1 16 (23.19%) Apache Solr
2 9 (13.04%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (8.70%) Jetty
4 5 (7.25%) Confluence
5 2 (2.90%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.39%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 24 (34.78%) SAN
2 22 (31.88%) HTTP
3 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.90%) Firewall
3 2 (2.90%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (66.67%) MySQL
2 33 (47.83%) Hadoop
3 17 (24.64%) Big Data
4 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
5 12 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (8.70%) SQLite
6 6 (8.70%) MarkLogic
6 6 (8.70%) BaseX
7 5 (7.25%) Apache Accumulo
8 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (37.68%) Maven
2 24 (34.78%) Eclipse
3 17 (24.64%) Git (software)
3 17 (24.64%) YourKit
4 12 (17.39%) Subversion
5 5 (7.25%) NUnit
5 5 (7.25%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (7.25%) Cucumber
5 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
5 5 (7.25%) JIRA
5 5 (7.25%) Selenium
6 4 (5.80%) Ant
General
1 14 (20.29%) Telecoms
2 9 (13.04%) Finance
3 6 (8.70%) Publishing
4 5 (7.25%) Advertising
5 2 (2.90%) Retail
6 1 (1.45%) Marketing
6 1 (1.45%) Electronics
6 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (84.06%) Developer
2 50 (72.46%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.59%) Software Engineer
3 8 (11.59%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (7.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (7.25%) .NET Developer
4 5 (7.25%) Senior Developer
5 3 (4.35%) Lead Developer
5 3 (4.35%) Perl Developer
5 3 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (4.35%) Senior Perl Developer
6 2 (2.90%) Hybris Developer
6 2 (2.90%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 2 (2.90%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 2 (2.90%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (1.45%) Team Leader
7 1 (1.45%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (1.45%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (1.45%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.45%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (79.71%) Spring
2 34 (49.28%) jQuery
2 34 (49.28%) HTML
2 34 (49.28%) CSS
3 30 (43.48%) Hibernate
4 24 (34.78%) Spring Integration
5 19 (27.54%) XML
5 19 (27.54%) Spring MVC
6 16 (23.19%) J2EE
7 12 (17.39%) Grails
7 12 (17.39%) ZK
8 10 (14.49%) J2SE
9 9 (13.04%) Web Services
9 9 (13.04%) Servlets
10 8 (11.59%) Kafka
11 7 (10.14%) SOAP
11 7 (10.14%) JDBC
11 7 (10.14%) WSDL
11 7 (10.14%) XSD
11 7 (10.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (17.39%) Open Source
3 6 (8.70%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) DTV
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 45 (65.22%) Linux
2 7 (10.14%) UNIX
3 3 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (34.78%) MVC
3 23 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 22 (31.88%) Performance Tuning
5 21 (30.43%) Cyber Security
6 19 (27.54%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (24.64%) Scrum
8 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
9 11 (15.94%) OO
10 10 (14.49%) Analytics
11 9 (13.04%) Information Security
12 6 (8.70%) Data Modelling
12 6 (8.70%) Web Development
13 5 (7.25%) TDD
13 5 (7.25%) Web Application Development
13 5 (7.25%) Kanban
13 5 (7.25%) BDD
13 5 (7.25%) Scrum-ban
14 4 (5.80%) Waterfall
14 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 61 (88.41%) Java
2 40 (57.97%) JavaScript
3 23 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (8.70%) ActionScript
4 6 (8.70%) Python
4 6 (8.70%) XQuery
4 6 (8.70%) XPath
5 5 (7.25%) VB
5 5 (7.25%) VB.NET
5 5 (7.25%) C#
6 3 (4.35%) Perl
7 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (31.88%) Degree
2 6 (8.70%) PhD
3 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) CISSP
5 1 (1.45%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.90%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (44.93%) Oracle
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.80%) hybris
4 1 (1.45%) SAP
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: UKP 85000 per year
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