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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 703 769 689
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -80
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 189 177 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.37% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 151 152 182
Average salary £56,000 £53,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.18% +13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £69,850
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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
40824 47288 43848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.78% 40.00% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 34880 40452 38092
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 May 2015 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 27 May 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
(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 +63 187 £56,000 +1.81% 33
London +56 142 £62,500 +13.63% 17
City of London +61 26 £75,000 +30.43% 3
South East -9 24 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Surrey -6 15 £47,500 - 3
North West - 14 £45,000 - 1
Manchester - 13 £45,000 - 1
Rochdale - 13 £45,000 - 1
Staines -7 8 £65,000 +62.50%
Guildford -9 7 £47,500 -7.31% 2
Brighton +8 5 £50,000 +17.64% 1
East Sussex +1 5 £50,000 +17.64% 2
East of England +15 3 £38,500 -10.46% 1
Norfolk - 3 £38,500 - 1
Norwich - 3 £38,500 - 1
Cardiff +7 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Wales 0 2 £40,000 +14.28%
South Wales -4 2 £40,000 +14.28%
South West - 2 £50,000 - 6
Oxfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £48,750 -
Yorkshire - 2 £48,750 - 1
Oxford - 2 £50,000 -
Harrow - 2 £73,750 -
Leeds - 2 £48,750 -
Basingstoke +19 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Hampshire +2 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Kent - 1 £27,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
Devon - 1 £60,000 - 2

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 231 (67.35%) Java
2 223 (65.01%) Agile Software Development
3 205 (59.77%) Apache Solr
4 155 (45.19%) JavaScript
5 153 (44.61%) Spring
6 127 (37.03%) TDD
6 127 (37.03%) MVC
7 120 (34.99%) Elasticsearch
8 119 (34.69%) NoSQL
8 119 (34.69%) SQL Server
9 111 (32.36%) C#
10 107 (31.20%) HTML
10 107 (31.20%) MySQL
11 103 (30.03%) .NET
11 103 (30.03%) Linux
12 100 (29.15%) Git (software)
13 94 (27.41%) Hibernate
14 93 (27.11%) SQL
15 92 (26.82%) Scrum
16 91 (26.53%) OO
17 87 (25.36%) Open Source
18 82 (23.91%) MongoDB
19 74 (21.57%) Windows
19 74 (21.57%) ASP.NET
20 73 (21.28%) J2EE
20 73 (21.28%) Publishing
20 73 (21.28%) BDD
21 71 (20.70%) REST
21 71 (20.70%) Amazon AWS
21 71 (20.70%) Big Data

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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
1 205 (59.77%) Apache Solr
2 120 (34.99%) Elasticsearch
3 70 (20.41%) Node.js
4 61 (17.78%) Apache
4 61 (17.78%) Tomcat
5 44 (12.83%) nginx
6 41 (11.95%) IIS
7 32 (9.33%) CMS
8 28 (8.16%) Mule
9 25 (7.29%) Drupal
10 23 (6.71%) Liferay
11 20 (5.83%) Oracle Coherence
12 12 (3.50%) Jetty
12 12 (3.50%) Apache Spark
13 8 (2.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 8 (2.33%) SharePoint
14 6 (1.75%) WebSphere
14 6 (1.75%) OpenStack
15 5 (1.46%) JBoss
16 4 (1.17%) Alfresco
Applications
1 19 (5.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.17%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.87%) Fredhopper
3 2 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 71 (20.70%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (10.20%) GitHub
3 34 (9.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (5.25%) SaaS
5 16 (4.66%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (2.33%) PaaS
7 6 (1.75%) Yammer
8 4 (1.17%) Amazon CloudSearch
9 2 (0.58%) IaaS
9 2 (0.58%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.71%) HTTP
2 12 (3.50%) SAN
3 9 (2.62%) Internet
4 8 (2.33%) SMTP
5 6 (1.75%) Intranet
6 3 (0.87%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.58%) Firewall
7 2 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.29%) AMQP
8 1 (0.29%) DNS
8 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (34.69%) SQL Server
1 119 (34.69%) NoSQL
2 107 (31.20%) MySQL
3 82 (23.91%) MongoDB
4 71 (20.70%) Big Data
5 65 (18.95%) Hadoop
6 29 (8.45%) MarkLogic
7 25 (7.29%) Couchbase
8 21 (6.12%) Relational Database
9 19 (5.54%) Redis
10 17 (4.96%) Apache Cassandra
10 17 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (4.66%) RDBMS
12 15 (4.37%) HBase
13 13 (3.79%) Mahout
14 12 (3.50%) Triplestore
15 9 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (2.33%) Jackrabbit
17 7 (2.04%) SQLite
17 7 (2.04%) BaseX
Development Applications
1 100 (29.15%) Git (software)
2 67 (19.53%) Rhino Mocks
3 64 (18.66%) Cucumber
4 63 (18.37%) Selenium
4 63 (18.37%) NUnit
5 49 (14.29%) Maven
6 43 (12.54%) JUnit
7 37 (10.79%) TeamCity
8 33 (9.62%) Jasmine
8 33 (9.62%) PhantomJS
9 32 (9.33%) Jenkins
10 24 (7.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 21 (6.12%) Mockito
11 21 (6.12%) Subversion
12 20 (5.83%) Eclipse
13 14 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (2.92%) IntelliJ
15 8 (2.33%) Log4j
16 6 (1.75%) YourKit
17 5 (1.46%) Ant
General
1 73 (21.28%) Publishing
2 49 (14.29%) Finance
3 35 (10.20%) Automotive
4 32 (9.33%) Advertising
5 20 (5.83%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.50%) Games
6 12 (3.50%) Retail
7 8 (2.33%) Marketing
8 5 (1.46%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.87%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.58%) Legal
10 2 (0.58%) Electronics
11 1 (0.29%) Law
11 1 (0.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 234 (68.22%) Developer
2 129 (37.61%) Java Developer
3 94 (27.41%) Senior Developer
4 67 (19.53%) .NET Developer
5 48 (13.99%) Senior Java Developer
6 31 (9.04%) Architect
7 30 (8.75%) Senior .NET Developer
8 21 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (4.66%) C# Developer
10 15 (4.37%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (4.37%) Full Stack Developer
10 15 (4.37%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 14 (4.08%) Java Engineer
11 14 (4.08%) Java Architect
12 13 (3.79%) Administrator
12 13 (3.79%) Software Engineer
13 12 (3.50%) Systems Administrator
13 12 (3.50%) Agile .NET Developer
14 10 (2.92%) Technical Leader
14 10 (2.92%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (44.61%) Spring
2 107 (31.20%) HTML
3 103 (30.03%) .NET
4 94 (27.41%) Hibernate
5 74 (21.57%) ASP.NET
6 73 (21.28%) J2EE
7 71 (20.70%) REST
8 70 (20.41%) CSS
9 69 (20.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 65 (18.95%) jQuery
11 60 (17.49%) NHibernate
12 58 (16.91%) XML
13 50 (14.58%) Web Services
14 49 (14.29%) AngularJS
15 42 (12.24%) WCF
15 42 (12.24%) HTML5
16 40 (11.66%) RabbitMQ
17 36 (10.50%) Spring MVC
18 34 (9.91%) StructureMap
19 33 (9.62%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.66%) Inversion of Control
2 35 (10.20%) Blackberry
2 35 (10.20%) BBC
3 20 (5.83%) Computer Science
4 19 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (5.25%) Management Information System
6 14 (4.08%) Semantic Web
7 12 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (3.50%) Algorithms
8 11 (3.21%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.33%) Taxonomies
9 8 (2.33%) Client/Server
10 7 (2.04%) Statistics
11 6 (1.75%) User Experience
11 6 (1.75%) Data Centre
12 5 (1.46%) Mathematics
12 5 (1.46%) Smartphone
13 4 (1.17%) Replication
13 4 (1.17%) Private Cloud
13 4 (1.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 103 (30.03%) Linux
2 74 (21.57%) Windows
3 37 (10.79%) UNIX
4 36 (10.50%) Debian
5 11 (3.21%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.92%) Android
7 8 (2.33%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.58%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.58%) CentOS
11 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (65.01%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (37.03%) TDD
2 127 (37.03%) MVC
3 92 (26.82%) Scrum
4 91 (26.53%) OO
5 87 (25.36%) Open Source
6 73 (21.28%) BDD
7 70 (20.41%) E-Commerce
8 46 (13.41%) DevOps
9 44 (12.83%) Continuous Delivery
9 44 (12.83%) Software Engineering
10 42 (12.24%) SOA
11 40 (11.66%) Multithreading
12 39 (11.37%) Web Development
13 37 (10.79%) Pair Programming
14 36 (10.50%) Content Management
15 35 (10.20%) Refactoring
15 35 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
16 34 (9.91%) Web Application Development
17 27 (7.87%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 231 (67.35%) Java
2 155 (45.19%) JavaScript
3 111 (32.36%) C#
4 93 (27.11%) SQL
5 53 (15.45%) Ruby
6 41 (11.95%) Scala
7 38 (11.08%) PHP
8 31 (9.04%) Python
9 16 (4.66%) Perl
10 14 (4.08%) XQuery
11 12 (3.50%) Bash Shell
12 11 (3.21%) XPath
12 11 (3.21%) C++
13 10 (2.92%) T-SQL
14 9 (2.62%) Shell Script
14 9 (2.62%) PowerShell
15 8 (2.33%) ECMAScript
16 7 (2.04%) VB
16 7 (2.04%) VB.NET
17 6 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (11.66%) Degree
2 6 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 6 (1.75%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.46%) PhD
4 2 (0.58%) CISSP
5 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) GPG13
2 1 (0.29%) FISMA
2 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.87%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.87%) vSphere
2 3 (0.87%) KVM
3 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.58%) Xen
3 2 (0.58%) Varnish
3 2 (0.58%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 21 (6.12%) Puppet
2 6 (1.75%) Nagios
3 5 (1.46%) Linux-HA
3 5 (1.46%) logstash
4 4 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.87%) Kibana
5 3 (0.87%) Graphite
6 2 (0.58%) Graylog
6 2 (0.58%) Ansible
6 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.29%) Mesos
Vendors
1 71 (20.70%) Oracle
2 48 (13.99%) hybris
3 40 (11.66%) Microsoft
4 28 (8.16%) Endeca
5 22 (6.41%) TIBCO
6 8 (2.33%) Adobe
6 8 (2.33%) VMware
7 7 (2.04%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.75%) Demandware
8 6 (1.75%) HP
8 6 (1.75%) ATG
9 5 (1.46%) OpenText
9 5 (1.46%) Interwoven
10 3 (0.87%) SAP
10 3 (0.87%) Intershop
10 3 (0.87%) Netezza
10 3 (0.87%) IBM
11 2 (0.58%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.58%) Cisco
11 2 (0.58%) Veritas
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £700000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 to £65 000 basic (+ seriously good package)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £80k plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £80k plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bens + hack days
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Salary or Stock options
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: 7 days ago
Exeter, Devon
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Up to £60k DOE
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Up to £60k DOE
Posted: 7 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Training
Posted: 12 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 21 days ago