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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank 677 645 573
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -72
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 227 237 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.56% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 132 219 322
Average salary £45,000 £51,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.62% +17.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +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
43211 42387 46827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 39.73% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36321 36827 41116
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 19 September 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 19 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
(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 -44 209 £47,500 -8.65% 22
London -35 157 £50,000 -13.04% 15
South East -27 36 £48,500 -3.00% 4
Surrey - 20 £47,500 - 2
Guildford - 17 £49,750 - 2
City of London +8 14 £32,500 -40.90% 6
Scotland -1 14 £42,000 -6.66%
Edinburgh - 9 £42,000 -
Buckinghamshire +7 8 £52,500 +5.00%
High Wycombe +3 8 £52,500 +23.52%
South West -20 8 £42,500 - 2
Bristol 0 6 £42,500 -
North West -15 6 £40,000 -18.36%
Cheshire - 6 £40,000 -
Macclesfield - 6 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire -10 4 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Berkshire -25 4 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Glasgow +1 3 £42,000 -6.66%
Wallingford - 3 £35,000 -
Devon - 2 £45,000 - 2
Exeter - 2 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire -2 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Cambridge -9 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
East of England -27 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 £50,000 -
Belfast - 1 £50,000 -
Leeds - 1 - -

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 272 (65.38%) JavaScript
2 237 (56.97%) Agile Software Development
3 236 (56.73%) MVC
4 232 (55.77%) HTML
5 223 (53.61%) Java
6 211 (50.72%) Apache Solr
7 210 (50.48%) CSS
8 194 (46.63%) SQL Server
9 192 (46.15%) SQL
10 183 (43.99%) MySQL
11 180 (43.27%) C#
12 177 (42.55%) Linux
13 169 (40.63%) Hibernate
14 153 (36.78%) jQuery
15 151 (36.30%) .NET
16 150 (36.06%) ASP.NET
17 148 (35.58%) Spring
18 132 (31.73%) Web Services
19 129 (31.01%) ASP.NET MVC
20 128 (30.77%) Oracle
21 118 (28.37%) REST
22 115 (27.64%) Windows
23 110 (26.44%) OO
23 110 (26.44%) XML
24 100 (24.04%) Microsoft
25 98 (23.56%) NUnit
26 95 (22.84%) J2EE
27 94 (22.60%) Rhino Mocks
28 92 (22.12%) TDD
29 89 (21.39%) Hadoop

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 211 (50.72%) Apache Solr
2 75 (18.03%) IIS
2 75 (18.03%) nginx
3 56 (13.46%) Apache
4 34 (8.17%) CMS
5 32 (7.69%) Node.js
6 26 (6.25%) Adobe CQ
7 25 (6.01%) Tomcat
7 25 (6.01%) SharePoint
8 24 (5.77%) Sitecore CMS
9 21 (5.05%) Elasticsearch
10 15 (3.61%) WebSphere
11 12 (2.88%) WebLogic
12 11 (2.64%) GlassFish
13 9 (2.16%) Alfresco
13 9 (2.16%) Commerce Server
14 4 (0.96%) Apache Pig
15 2 (0.48%) Drupal
16 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
16 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 46 (11.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.92%) Mingle
3 2 (0.48%) MS Office
4 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 85 (20.43%) GitHub
2 61 (14.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (12.98%) Amazon AWS
4 50 (12.02%) Trello
5 10 (2.40%) SaaS
6 6 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.24%) Heroku
7 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 80 (19.23%) HTTP
2 60 (14.42%) SAN
3 24 (5.77%) SMTP
4 14 (3.37%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.48%) Firewall
5 2 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.24%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.24%) Intranet
6 1 (0.24%) Internet
6 1 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (46.63%) SQL Server
2 183 (43.99%) MySQL
3 89 (21.39%) Hadoop
4 70 (16.83%) MongoDB
5 50 (12.02%) RavenDB
5 50 (12.02%) Relational Database
6 47 (11.30%) Big Data
7 41 (9.86%) RDBMS
8 37 (8.89%) NoSQL
9 27 (6.49%) Data Mining
10 25 (6.01%) Jackrabbit
11 16 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (2.64%) Oracle Database
13 10 (2.40%) Apache Hive
14 8 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
15 7 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
16 6 (1.44%) HBase
16 6 (1.44%) Riak
17 5 (1.20%) Apache Accumulo
17 5 (1.20%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 98 (23.56%) NUnit
2 94 (22.60%) Rhino Mocks
3 89 (21.39%) TeamCity
4 83 (19.95%) Maven
5 76 (18.27%) Eclipse
6 60 (14.42%) ReSharper
7 56 (13.46%) Git (software)
8 54 (12.98%) YourKit
9 50 (12.02%) YouTrack
9 50 (12.02%) Octopus Deploy
9 50 (12.02%) dotTrace
10 48 (11.54%) Selenium
11 44 (10.58%) Cucumber
12 40 (9.62%) JUnit
13 36 (8.65%) Subversion
14 25 (6.01%) Jasmine
14 25 (6.01%) PhantomJS
15 24 (5.77%) Log4j
16 16 (3.85%) Visual Studio
17 14 (3.37%) JIRA
General
1 68 (16.35%) Publishing
2 50 (12.02%) French Language
3 35 (8.41%) Finance
4 15 (3.61%) Games
5 14 (3.37%) Advertising
6 13 (3.13%) Music Industry
7 9 (2.16%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.92%) Retail
9 7 (1.68%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.20%) Law
11 4 (0.96%) Marketing
12 3 (0.72%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.72%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.72%) Electronics
13 2 (0.48%) Banking
14 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.24%) Front Office
14 1 (0.24%) Back Office
14 1 (0.24%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 353 (84.86%) Developer
2 162 (38.94%) Java Developer
3 88 (21.15%) Senior Developer
4 73 (17.55%) .NET Developer
5 26 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
6 23 (5.53%) DBA
6 23 (5.53%) Software Developer
7 21 (5.05%) J2EE Developer
7 21 (5.05%) Sitecore Developer
8 19 (4.57%) Software Engineer
8 19 (4.57%) Consultant
8 19 (4.57%) Senior Java Developer
9 17 (4.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 16 (3.85%) UI Developer
10 16 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (3.85%) UI Programmer
10 16 (3.85%) C# Developer
11 15 (3.61%) SQL DBA
11 15 (3.61%) Development DBA
12 14 (3.37%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (55.77%) HTML
2 210 (50.48%) CSS
3 169 (40.63%) Hibernate
4 153 (36.78%) jQuery
5 151 (36.30%) .NET
6 150 (36.06%) ASP.NET
7 148 (35.58%) Spring
8 132 (31.73%) Web Services
9 129 (31.01%) ASP.NET MVC
10 118 (28.37%) REST
11 110 (26.44%) XML
12 95 (22.84%) J2EE
13 84 (20.19%) Spring MVC
14 81 (19.47%) AngularJS
15 76 (18.27%) WCF
16 68 (16.35%) Spring Integration
17 60 (14.42%) NHibernate
18 59 (14.18%) Castle Windsor
19 51 (12.26%) Sass
20 44 (10.58%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 75 (18.03%) Open Source
2 44 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 31 (7.45%) Digital Media
5 24 (5.77%) Client/Server
6 19 (4.57%) Management Information System
7 16 (3.85%) BBC
7 16 (3.85%) Replication
8 15 (3.61%) Mathematics
9 14 (3.37%) Visualisation
10 13 (3.13%) Blackberry
11 11 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.68%) Social Media
13 5 (1.20%) Blog
14 3 (0.72%) Smartphone
14 3 (0.72%) Ontologies
14 3 (0.72%) DTV
15 2 (0.48%) W3C
16 1 (0.24%) iPhone
16 1 (0.24%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 177 (42.55%) Linux
2 115 (27.64%) Windows
3 55 (13.22%) UNIX
4 30 (7.21%) Apple iOS
5 27 (6.49%) Debian
5 27 (6.49%) Android
6 8 (1.92%) Mac OS X
7 6 (1.44%) MVS
7 6 (1.44%) AIX
8 4 (0.96%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.48%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.48%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.48%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (56.97%) Agile Software Development
2 236 (56.73%) MVC
3 110 (26.44%) OO
4 92 (22.12%) TDD
5 82 (19.71%) E-Commerce
5 82 (19.71%) Multithreading
6 74 (17.79%) Performance Tuning
7 72 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
8 59 (14.18%) UML
9 58 (13.94%) BDD
10 55 (13.22%) DevOps
11 51 (12.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 39 (9.38%) Web Development
13 37 (8.89%) Pair Programming
13 37 (8.89%) Scrum
14 35 (8.41%) Refactoring
14 35 (8.41%) Cyber Security
15 34 (8.17%) Business Intelligence
16 33 (7.93%) Content Management
16 33 (7.93%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 272 (65.38%) JavaScript
2 223 (53.61%) Java
3 192 (46.15%) SQL
4 180 (43.27%) C#
5 74 (17.79%) T-SQL
6 70 (16.83%) Ruby
7 36 (8.65%) Python
8 32 (7.69%) PHP
9 29 (6.97%) C++
10 28 (6.73%) Perl
10 28 (6.73%) Groovy
11 24 (5.77%) ECMAScript
12 12 (2.88%) PL/SQL
12 12 (2.88%) Scala
13 11 (2.64%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.44%) C
14 6 (1.44%) VB
14 6 (1.44%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.20%) ActionScript
16 3 (0.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 60 (14.42%) Degree
2 18 (4.33%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.37%) PhD
4 12 (2.88%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.68%) Sun Certification
6 6 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.96%) MCTS
8 2 (0.48%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.44%) QA
2 2 (0.48%) GPG13
2 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.48%) Puppet
1 2 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.24%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.24%) Nagios
2 1 (0.24%) Cacti
2 1 (0.24%) Munin
Vendors
1 128 (30.77%) Oracle
2 100 (24.04%) Microsoft
3 52 (12.50%) Rackspace
4 37 (8.89%) Adobe
5 28 (6.73%) Sitecore
6 19 (4.57%) JBoss
7 16 (3.85%) Google
8 13 (3.13%) HP
8 13 (3.13%) Sony
8 13 (3.13%) Toshiba
9 12 (2.88%) Telerik
10 7 (1.68%) Sun
11 6 (1.44%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.44%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.96%) Twitter
13 3 (0.72%) Apple
13 3 (0.72%) SAP
14 1 (0.24%) Cisco
14 1 (0.24%) IBM
14 1 (0.24%) EMC
City, London
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus an
Posted: Yesterday
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bloomberg Careers
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £34000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / medical /pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum upto 20% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Remote/Flexible Working + Stock Options
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Whimple, Devon
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Plus remote working+flexible hours+share options
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Gym and Food support
Posted: 23 days ago
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £85000 per annum + Great Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Box Uk
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 25 days ago