The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank 685 631 529
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -102
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 213 255 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.24% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.58% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 127 236 366
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42096 43773 45586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.00% 40.67% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 35654 37872 40064
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lucene within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Lucene Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lucene
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lucene within the UK.

Lucene Salary Trend in the UK

Lucene
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lucene over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 within the UK.

Lucene Salary Histogram in the UK

Lucene
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lucene within the UK over the 3 months to 30 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -51 201 £50,000 - 16
London -31 141 £53,750 -0.46% 9
South East -8 47 £50,000 - 3
Surrey - 35 £49,750 - 2
Guildford - 29 £50,000 - 2
City of London +8 16 £41,250 -23.61% 3
South West -2 10 £43,750 +2.94% 2
Scotland +14 9 £30,000 -25.00%
Buckinghamshire -4 8 £52,500 +5.00%
High Wycombe -6 8 £52,500 +23.52%
Edinburgh -6 8 £30,000 -21.05%
Bristol -2 5 £42,500 -
Exeter - 4 £45,000 - 1
Devon - 4 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +2 3 £50,000 - 1
Staines - 3 £47,500 -
Oxford +13 2 £50,000 - 1
Glasgow +4 1 £42,000 -6.66%
Nottinghamshire -5 1 - -
East Midlands -8 1 - -
Nottingham -10 1 - -
North West -18 1 £40,000 -18.36%
Berkshire -29 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £40,000 -
Wallingford - 1 £35,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £49,500 - 1
Leeds - 1 - - 1
Macclesfield - 1 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 280 (65.73%) JavaScript
2 259 (60.80%) MVC
3 239 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
3 239 (56.10%) HTML
4 231 (54.23%) Java
5 221 (51.88%) CSS
6 215 (50.47%) Apache Solr
7 202 (47.42%) C#
8 197 (46.24%) SQL Server
9 188 (44.13%) SQL
10 172 (40.38%) .NET
10 172 (40.38%) Hibernate
11 170 (39.91%) ASP.NET
12 166 (38.97%) Spring
13 163 (38.26%) jQuery
14 159 (37.32%) Linux
15 152 (35.68%) MySQL
15 152 (35.68%) ASP.NET MVC
16 142 (33.33%) Web Services
17 140 (32.86%) REST
18 121 (28.40%) Windows
19 120 (28.17%) Oracle
20 118 (27.70%) NUnit
21 116 (27.23%) OO
22 115 (27.00%) Microsoft
23 112 (26.29%) Rhino Mocks
24 107 (25.12%) TeamCity
25 102 (23.94%) GitHub
25 102 (23.94%) J2EE
26 100 (23.47%) IIS

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 215 (50.47%) Apache Solr
2 100 (23.47%) IIS
3 96 (22.54%) nginx
4 52 (12.21%) CMS
5 49 (11.50%) Apache
6 37 (8.69%) Node.js
7 34 (7.98%) Elasticsearch
8 25 (5.87%) Tomcat
9 24 (5.63%) SharePoint
9 24 (5.63%) Adobe CQ
10 23 (5.40%) Sitecore CMS
11 21 (4.93%) Commerce Server
12 13 (3.05%) JBoss
13 11 (2.58%) GlassFish
14 8 (1.88%) WebSphere
15 7 (1.64%) WordPress
15 7 (1.64%) Umbraco
16 6 (1.41%) WebLogic
17 5 (1.17%) Drupal
17 5 (1.17%) Liferay
Applications
1 37 (8.69%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.64%) Mingle
3 1 (0.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 102 (23.94%) GitHub
2 82 (19.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (15.73%) Amazon AWS
4 63 (14.79%) Trello
5 13 (3.05%) SaaS
6 5 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.70%) PaaS
8 1 (0.23%) Heroku
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 79 (18.54%) HTTP
2 62 (14.55%) SAN
3 18 (4.23%) SMTP
4 11 (2.58%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.70%) Internet
6 2 (0.47%) Firewall
6 2 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.23%) Intranet
7 1 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (46.24%) SQL Server
2 152 (35.68%) MySQL
3 92 (21.60%) Hadoop
4 71 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 63 (14.79%) RavenDB
6 53 (12.44%) Big Data
7 45 (10.56%) Relational Database
8 39 (9.15%) NoSQL
9 36 (8.45%) RDBMS
10 19 (4.46%) Jackrabbit
11 18 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (3.99%) Data Mining
13 8 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (1.88%) Riak
14 7 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
14 7 (1.64%) Apache Accumulo
15 6 (1.41%) Oracle Database
15 6 (1.41%) Apache Hive
16 5 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (1.17%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 118 (27.70%) NUnit
2 112 (26.29%) Rhino Mocks
3 107 (25.12%) TeamCity
4 85 (19.95%) Maven
5 73 (17.14%) ReSharper
6 70 (16.43%) Eclipse
7 66 (15.49%) Git (software)
8 63 (14.79%) dotTrace
8 63 (14.79%) YouTrack
8 63 (14.79%) Octopus Deploy
9 55 (12.91%) Selenium
10 52 (12.21%) YourKit
11 50 (11.74%) Cucumber
12 34 (7.98%) Subversion
13 30 (7.04%) Jasmine
13 30 (7.04%) PhantomJS
14 27 (6.34%) JUnit
15 21 (4.93%) Visual Studio
16 18 (4.23%) Log4j
17 14 (3.29%) JIRA
General
1 68 (15.96%) Publishing
2 63 (14.79%) French Language
3 44 (10.33%) Finance
4 23 (5.40%) Retail
5 15 (3.52%) Games
6 13 (3.05%) Advertising
6 13 (3.05%) Music Industry
7 11 (2.58%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.64%) Marketing
9 6 (1.41%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.17%) Law
10 5 (1.17%) Electronics
10 5 (1.17%) Banking
11 4 (0.94%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.47%) Front Office
12 2 (0.47%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 373 (87.56%) Developer
2 169 (39.67%) Java Developer
3 95 (22.30%) Senior Developer
4 82 (19.25%) .NET Developer
5 35 (8.22%) Senior .NET Developer
6 24 (5.63%) C# Developer
6 24 (5.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 23 (5.40%) Software Developer
8 22 (5.16%) UI Programmer
8 22 (5.16%) UI Developer
9 21 (4.93%) Software Engineer
9 21 (4.93%) J2EE Developer
10 20 (4.69%) Sitecore Developer
11 19 (4.46%) Senior Java Developer
11 19 (4.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 18 (4.23%) Consultant
13 17 (3.99%) Senior C# Developer
14 16 (3.76%) Web Developer
15 15 (3.52%) Senior Software Engineer
15 15 (3.52%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (56.10%) HTML
2 221 (51.88%) CSS
3 172 (40.38%) .NET
3 172 (40.38%) Hibernate
4 170 (39.91%) ASP.NET
5 166 (38.97%) Spring
6 163 (38.26%) jQuery
7 152 (35.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 142 (33.33%) Web Services
9 140 (32.86%) REST
10 102 (23.94%) J2EE
11 99 (23.24%) AngularJS
12 91 (21.36%) XML
13 88 (20.66%) WCF
14 82 (19.25%) Spring MVC
15 72 (16.90%) Castle Windsor
16 71 (16.67%) NHibernate
17 65 (15.26%) Spring Integration
18 64 (15.02%) Sass
19 44 (10.33%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 81 (19.01%) Open Source
2 46 (10.80%) Computer Science
3 43 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (7.28%) Digital Media
5 23 (5.40%) Management Information System
6 20 (4.69%) Visualisation
7 18 (4.23%) Mathematics
7 18 (4.23%) Client/Server
8 16 (3.76%) BBC
9 13 (3.05%) Blackberry
9 13 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (2.58%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (1.64%) Social Media
12 5 (1.17%) DTV
12 5 (1.17%) Replication
12 5 (1.17%) Blog
13 4 (0.94%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.47%) W3C
14 2 (0.47%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 159 (37.32%) Linux
2 121 (28.40%) Windows
3 39 (9.15%) UNIX
4 30 (7.04%) Debian
5 23 (5.40%) Apple iOS
6 20 (4.69%) Android
7 4 (0.94%) MVS
7 4 (0.94%) AIX
8 3 (0.70%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.47%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (60.80%) MVC
2 239 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (27.23%) OO
4 95 (22.30%) E-Commerce
4 95 (22.30%) TDD
5 82 (19.25%) Multithreading
6 72 (16.90%) Continuous Integration
7 69 (16.20%) Performance Tuning
8 62 (14.55%) BDD
9 57 (13.38%) DevOps
10 56 (13.15%) Continuous Improvement
11 53 (12.44%) UML
12 42 (9.86%) Pair Programming
13 41 (9.62%) Cyber Security
14 40 (9.39%) Refactoring
15 35 (8.22%) Software Engineering
16 33 (7.75%) Scrum
17 31 (7.28%) Web Development
18 25 (5.87%) Content Management
19 24 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 280 (65.73%) JavaScript
2 231 (54.23%) Java
3 202 (47.42%) C#
4 188 (44.13%) SQL
5 86 (20.19%) T-SQL
6 70 (16.43%) Ruby
7 42 (9.86%) Python
8 33 (7.75%) PHP
9 29 (6.81%) Perl
10 27 (6.34%) C++
11 24 (5.63%) Groovy
12 18 (4.23%) ECMAScript
13 13 (3.05%) Scala
14 12 (2.82%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.64%) ActionScript
16 6 (1.41%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.41%) C
16 6 (1.41%) VB
16 6 (1.41%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 73 (17.14%) Degree
2 18 (4.23%) PhD
3 15 (3.52%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.82%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.64%) Sun Certification
6 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.94%) MCTS
8 2 (0.47%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.41%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) GPG13
2 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.94%) Puppet
2 1 (0.23%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.23%) Nagios
2 1 (0.23%) Cacti
2 1 (0.23%) Munin
Vendors
1 120 (28.17%) Oracle
2 115 (27.00%) Microsoft
3 64 (15.02%) Rackspace
4 31 (7.28%) Adobe
5 26 (6.10%) Sitecore
6 13 (3.05%) HP
6 13 (3.05%) Sony
6 13 (3.05%) Toshiba
7 11 (2.58%) Telerik
8 8 (1.88%) Google
9 7 (1.64%) Sun
10 6 (1.41%) SAP
10 6 (1.41%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.17%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.94%) Twitter
12 4 (0.94%) hybris
12 4 (0.94%) Endeca
13 3 (0.70%) Apple
13 3 (0.70%) TIBCO
14 1 (0.23%) Bloomberg
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter
People Source
Salary: £45000 per annum + Remote/Flexible Working + Stock Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum (depending on year’s experience) plu
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum (depending on year’s experience) plu
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum (depending on year’s experience) plu
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Net-A-Porter Group LTD
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum Pension, medical insurance and life assurance.
Posted: 23 days ago