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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 744 716 638
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -78
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 146 190 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.42% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 130 137 223
Average salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
40579 45753 43633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.51% 40.53% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 34547 38230 38089
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 30 March 2015 within the UK.

Lucene Salary Histogram in the UK

Lucene
Top 29 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 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
England -28 143 £52,500 -1.86% 33
London -31 94 £62,500 +13.63% 17
South East -14 30 £45,000 -18.18% 13
City of London +11 19 £80,000 +39.13% 4
North West +22 15 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Surrey -15 14 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Manchester +17 13 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Staines +8 10 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Rochdale - 8 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex -17 7 £41,000 -3.52%
Brighton -21 7 £41,000 -3.52%
Hampshire -4 6 £50,000 -9.09%
South West - 5 £47,500 - 2
Basingstoke +14 4 £52,500 -4.54%
Guildford -3 4 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £47,500 -
Gloucester - 3 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire +13 2 £50,000 - 2
Oxford +3 2 £50,000 - 1
Bristol - 2 £45,000 - 1
Fordingbridge - 2 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Warrington - 2 - -
Leicestershire +22 1 £45,000 +74.75%
East Midlands +14 1 £45,000 +63.63%
Hinckley 0 1 £45,000 +74.75%
Reading -10 1 £55,000 -29.03% 2
Berkshire -11 1 £55,000 -29.03% 5
Kent - 1 £27,500 - 1

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 207 (67.87%) Java
2 173 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (54.75%) Apache Solr
4 155 (50.82%) Spring
5 148 (48.52%) JavaScript
6 124 (40.66%) MVC
7 123 (40.33%) HTML
8 110 (36.07%) SQL
9 107 (35.08%) SQL Server
9 107 (35.08%) Elasticsearch
10 106 (34.75%) Hibernate
11 105 (34.43%) MySQL
12 97 (31.80%) NoSQL
13 96 (31.48%) Linux
14 93 (30.49%) C#
15 91 (29.84%) CSS
16 89 (29.18%) TDD
16 89 (29.18%) Git (software)
17 87 (28.52%) .NET
18 81 (26.56%) Oracle
18 81 (26.56%) jQuery
19 80 (26.23%) J2EE
20 78 (25.57%) OO
21 77 (25.25%) E-Commerce
22 74 (24.26%) Open Source
23 69 (22.62%) Windows
23 69 (22.62%) ASP.NET
24 67 (21.97%) ASP.NET MVC
24 67 (21.97%) REST
25 65 (21.31%) Scrum

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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
1 167 (54.75%) Apache Solr
2 107 (35.08%) Elasticsearch
3 59 (19.34%) Tomcat
4 51 (16.72%) Apache
5 48 (15.74%) CMS
6 46 (15.08%) Node.js
7 45 (14.75%) nginx
8 41 (13.44%) IIS
9 32 (10.49%) Adobe CQ
10 28 (9.18%) Mule
11 27 (8.85%) Drupal
12 24 (7.87%) Liferay
13 21 (6.89%) Oracle Coherence
14 10 (3.28%) OpenStack
15 9 (2.95%) Commerce Server
16 7 (2.30%) Jetty
16 7 (2.30%) JBoss
17 6 (1.97%) SharePoint
18 5 (1.64%) Umbraco
18 5 (1.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (6.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (1.31%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.98%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 47 (15.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (9.84%) GitHub
3 18 (5.90%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (5.25%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (4.26%) SaaS
6 12 (3.93%) PaaS
7 9 (2.95%) Trello
8 6 (1.97%) Yammer
9 5 (1.64%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.98%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 2 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.66%) IaaS
11 2 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.84%) HTTP
2 20 (6.56%) SAN
3 11 (3.61%) Internet
4 8 (2.62%) SMTP
5 6 (1.97%) Intranet
6 4 (1.31%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.98%) Firewall
7 3 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.33%) DNS
8 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (35.08%) SQL Server
2 105 (34.43%) MySQL
3 97 (31.80%) NoSQL
4 63 (20.66%) MongoDB
5 60 (19.67%) Big Data
6 52 (17.05%) Hadoop
7 27 (8.85%) Couchbase
8 21 (6.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 19 (6.23%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (4.59%) RDBMS
10 14 (4.59%) Redis
10 14 (4.59%) Relational Database
11 13 (4.26%) MarkLogic
12 12 (3.93%) RavenDB
13 9 (2.95%) Mahout
14 8 (2.62%) Jackrabbit
15 7 (2.30%) HBase
15 7 (2.30%) SQLite
15 7 (2.30%) BaseX
15 7 (2.30%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 89 (29.18%) Git (software)
2 59 (19.34%) Rhino Mocks
3 53 (17.38%) NUnit
4 49 (16.07%) Cucumber
5 43 (14.10%) Maven
6 41 (13.44%) Selenium
7 36 (11.80%) TeamCity
8 29 (9.51%) JUnit
9 26 (8.52%) Eclipse
9 26 (8.52%) Subversion
10 24 (7.87%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 24 (7.87%) Jenkins
11 23 (7.54%) Jasmine
11 23 (7.54%) PhantomJS
12 15 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (3.93%) YourKit
14 11 (3.61%) IntelliJ
15 10 (3.28%) Visual Studio
15 10 (3.28%) ReSharper
15 10 (3.28%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 50 (16.39%) Publishing
2 44 (14.43%) Finance
3 25 (8.20%) Advertising
4 23 (7.54%) Retail
5 21 (6.89%) Telecoms
6 14 (4.59%) Games
7 13 (4.26%) Automotive
8 10 (3.28%) Marketing
9 9 (2.95%) French Language
10 8 (2.62%) Multimedia
11 6 (1.97%) Manufacturing
12 4 (1.31%) Electronics
12 4 (1.31%) Banking
13 2 (0.66%) Legal
14 1 (0.33%) Front Office
14 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 220 (72.13%) Developer
2 130 (42.62%) Java Developer
3 73 (23.93%) Senior Developer
4 49 (16.07%) .NET Developer
5 40 (13.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 32 (10.49%) Architect
7 24 (7.87%) C# Developer
8 23 (7.54%) Solutions Architect
8 23 (7.54%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (5.57%) Senior .NET Developer
10 16 (5.25%) Senior C# Developer
11 15 (4.92%) Software Engineer
12 13 (4.26%) Web Developer
13 10 (3.28%) Full Stack Developer
13 10 (3.28%) Senior Full Stack Developer
14 9 (2.95%) Senior Software Engineer
14 9 (2.95%) Technical Leader
14 9 (2.95%) Java Architect
15 8 (2.62%) Java Programmer
15 8 (2.62%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (50.82%) Spring
2 123 (40.33%) HTML
3 106 (34.75%) Hibernate
4 91 (29.84%) CSS
5 87 (28.52%) .NET
6 81 (26.56%) jQuery
7 80 (26.23%) J2EE
8 69 (22.62%) ASP.NET
9 67 (21.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 67 (21.97%) REST
10 50 (16.39%) Web Services
10 50 (16.39%) XML
11 48 (15.74%) NHibernate
12 40 (13.11%) AngularJS
13 39 (12.79%) WCF
14 36 (11.80%) HTML5
15 35 (11.48%) Castle Windsor
15 35 (11.48%) Spring MVC
16 31 (10.16%) Spring Integration
17 29 (9.51%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 74 (24.26%) Open Source
2 24 (7.87%) Inversion of Control
3 23 (7.54%) Management Information System
4 16 (5.25%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.26%) BBC
5 13 (4.26%) Blackberry
5 13 (4.26%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.62%) Semantic Web
6 8 (2.62%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.62%) Smartphone
7 6 (1.97%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.97%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.97%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.64%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.31%) DTV
9 4 (1.31%) Replication
9 4 (1.31%) Linked Data
9 4 (1.31%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.31%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 96 (31.48%) Linux
2 69 (22.62%) Windows
3 42 (13.77%) UNIX
4 26 (8.52%) Debian
5 11 (3.61%) Android
5 11 (3.61%) Apple iOS
6 10 (3.28%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.98%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (40.66%) MVC
3 89 (29.18%) TDD
4 78 (25.57%) OO
5 77 (25.25%) E-Commerce
6 65 (21.31%) Scrum
7 48 (15.74%) BDD
8 43 (14.10%) Multithreading
9 42 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (13.44%) SOA
11 40 (13.11%) Web Development
12 36 (11.80%) Continuous Delivery
13 33 (10.82%) Software Engineering
14 30 (9.84%) DevOps
15 28 (9.18%) Performance Tuning
15 28 (9.18%) Web Application Development
16 24 (7.87%) Analytics
16 24 (7.87%) Zachman Framework
16 24 (7.87%) TOGAF
16 24 (7.87%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 207 (67.87%) Java
2 148 (48.52%) JavaScript
3 110 (36.07%) SQL
4 93 (30.49%) C#
5 37 (12.13%) PHP
6 35 (11.48%) Scala
7 33 (10.82%) Ruby
8 23 (7.54%) Python
9 17 (5.57%) T-SQL
10 15 (4.92%) Perl
11 12 (3.93%) XQuery
12 9 (2.95%) VB
12 9 (2.95%) VB.NET
12 9 (2.95%) Bash Shell
13 8 (2.62%) XPath
13 8 (2.62%) C++
13 8 (2.62%) ECMAScript
14 7 (2.30%) ActionScript
14 7 (2.30%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (13.77%) Degree
2 6 (1.97%) SC Cleared
2 6 (1.97%) PhD
2 6 (1.97%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.98%) CISSP
4 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.30%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) GPG13
2 2 (0.66%) FISMA
2 2 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.98%) KVM
3 2 (0.66%) HDFS
3 2 (0.66%) Xen
3 2 (0.66%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 20 (6.56%) Puppet
2 6 (1.97%) Nagios
3 5 (1.64%) Linux-HA
3 5 (1.64%) logstash
4 4 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.98%) Kibana
5 3 (0.98%) Graphite
6 2 (0.66%) Graylog
6 2 (0.66%) Ansible
6 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.33%) Mesos
Vendors
1 81 (26.56%) Oracle
2 45 (14.75%) Microsoft
3 40 (13.11%) hybris
4 28 (9.18%) Endeca
5 22 (7.21%) TIBCO
6 9 (2.95%) Rackspace
7 8 (2.62%) Adobe
8 6 (1.97%) SAP
9 5 (1.64%) HP
9 5 (1.64%) Interwoven
9 5 (1.64%) OpenText
9 5 (1.64%) VMware
10 4 (1.31%) ATG
10 4 (1.31%) Demandware
11 3 (0.98%) Netezza
11 3 (0.98%) Intershop
11 3 (0.98%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.66%) Telerik
12 2 (0.66%) Veritas
12 2 (0.66%) Red Hat
Rochdale, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: £35000 - £70000 Per Annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Competative + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £70000.00 per annum + Remote -
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
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: £35 000 to £65 000 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + share options
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £62k plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
The City, London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Competitive Market Salary plus Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago