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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 730 708 561
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -147
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 153 185 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.18% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.43% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 128 135 306
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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
39968 42832 43850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.34% 40.66% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34186 35557 38647
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 February 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 27 February 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 -32 149 £51,250 +2.50% 20
London -12 102 £61,250 +20.68% 11
South East -29 28 £45,000 -10.00% 3
City of London +6 15 £62,500 +28.86% 5
North West +5 14 £39,750 -6.47% 3
Manchester +8 10 £42,000 -1.17% 2
Surrey -17 10 £45,000 -14.28% 3
Hampshire -11 8 £40,000 -11.11%
Staines +21 6 £45,000 +12.50%
East Sussex -15 6 £42,250 -0.58%
Brighton -17 6 £42,250 -0.58%
Fordingbridge - 5 £40,000 -
South West - 5 £47,500 - 3
Guildford -1 4 £48,500 -11.81% 2
Cheshire - 4 £37,500 - 1
Rochdale - 4 £45,000 - 1
Basingstoke +3 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Oxfordshire +3 3 £50,000 -
Oxford +1 3 £50,000 -
Gloucester - 3 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £47,500 -
Berkshire -1 2 £62,500 -19.35%
Warrington - 2 - - 1
Bristol - 2 £45,000 - 2
Macclesfield - 2 £37,500 -
East Midlands +27 1 £45,000 -35.71%
Reading -8 1 £55,000 -29.03%
Hinckley - 1 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £45,000 -

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 200 (62.11%) Java
2 182 (56.52%) Apache Solr
3 174 (54.04%) JavaScript
3 174 (54.04%) Agile Software Development
4 159 (49.38%) Spring
5 156 (48.45%) MVC
6 151 (46.89%) HTML
7 133 (41.30%) SQL Server
8 129 (40.06%) SQL
9 119 (36.96%) Hibernate
10 116 (36.02%) CSS
11 113 (35.09%) C#
12 106 (32.92%) MySQL
13 104 (32.30%) .NET
14 100 (31.06%) jQuery
15 97 (30.12%) Linux
16 96 (29.81%) ASP.NET
17 94 (29.19%) OO
17 94 (29.19%) Elasticsearch
18 91 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC
18 91 (28.26%) Windows
19 90 (27.95%) Git (software)
20 87 (27.02%) REST
21 86 (26.71%) E-Commerce
21 86 (26.71%) TDD
22 82 (25.47%) NoSQL
23 81 (25.16%) Oracle
24 80 (24.84%) Open Source
25 76 (23.60%) Rhino Mocks
26 74 (22.98%) Web Services

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 182 (56.52%) Apache Solr
2 94 (29.19%) Elasticsearch
3 67 (20.81%) nginx
4 66 (20.50%) IIS
5 61 (18.94%) CMS
6 53 (16.46%) Tomcat
7 49 (15.22%) Node.js
8 38 (11.80%) Apache
9 30 (9.32%) Adobe CQ
10 28 (8.70%) Mule
11 27 (8.39%) Drupal
12 24 (7.45%) Liferay
13 21 (6.52%) Oracle Coherence
14 20 (6.21%) Commerce Server
15 10 (3.11%) SharePoint
16 9 (2.80%) OpenStack
17 7 (2.17%) Jetty
18 6 (1.86%) Umbraco
18 6 (1.86%) WordPress
19 5 (1.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 22 (6.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.24%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.31%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 62 (19.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (16.46%) GitHub
3 33 (10.25%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (7.76%) Trello
5 14 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (3.42%) SaaS
6 11 (3.42%) PaaS
7 6 (1.86%) Yammer
8 5 (1.55%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.62%) IaaS
9 2 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 37 (11.49%) HTTP
2 29 (9.01%) SAN
3 10 (3.11%) Internet
4 6 (1.86%) Intranet
4 6 (1.86%) SMTP
5 4 (1.24%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.93%) Firewall
6 3 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.31%) DNS
7 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 106 (32.92%) MySQL
3 82 (25.47%) NoSQL
4 72 (22.36%) MongoDB
5 55 (17.08%) Big Data
6 49 (15.22%) Hadoop
7 28 (8.70%) RavenDB
7 28 (8.70%) Couchbase
8 22 (6.83%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (5.28%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (4.35%) Redis
11 8 (2.48%) RDBMS
11 8 (2.48%) Relational Database
12 7 (2.17%) Neo4j
12 7 (2.17%) MarkLogic
13 6 (1.86%) SQLite
13 6 (1.86%) Jackrabbit
13 6 (1.86%) BaseX
14 5 (1.55%) EDRMS
14 5 (1.55%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 90 (27.95%) Git (software)
2 76 (23.60%) Rhino Mocks
3 70 (21.74%) NUnit
4 59 (18.32%) TeamCity
5 52 (16.15%) Cucumber
6 50 (15.53%) Maven
7 47 (14.60%) Selenium
8 34 (10.56%) Eclipse
9 30 (9.32%) Jasmine
9 30 (9.32%) PhantomJS
10 26 (8.07%) Octopus Deploy
10 26 (8.07%) dotTrace
10 26 (8.07%) ReSharper
11 25 (7.76%) Subversion
11 25 (7.76%) YouTrack
12 24 (7.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 24 (7.45%) JUnit
13 21 (6.52%) Jenkins
14 18 (5.59%) YourKit
15 16 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 56 (17.39%) Publishing
2 48 (14.91%) Finance
3 32 (9.94%) Retail
4 25 (7.76%) French Language
5 20 (6.21%) Telecoms
6 18 (5.59%) Advertising
7 16 (4.97%) Games
8 13 (4.04%) Marketing
9 12 (3.73%) Automotive
10 9 (2.80%) Manufacturing
10 9 (2.80%) Multimedia
11 7 (2.17%) Electronics
12 5 (1.55%) Banking
13 2 (0.62%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.62%) Front Office
13 2 (0.62%) Legal
14 1 (0.31%) Law
14 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 251 (77.95%) Developer
2 135 (41.93%) Java Developer
3 74 (22.98%) Senior Developer
4 58 (18.01%) .NET Developer
5 31 (9.63%) Architect
5 31 (9.63%) Senior Java Developer
6 30 (9.32%) C# Developer
7 29 (9.01%) C# .NET Developer
8 24 (7.45%) Senior C# Developer
8 24 (7.45%) Senior .NET Developer
9 23 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (5.59%) Web Developer
11 15 (4.66%) Software Engineer
12 10 (3.11%) Java Web Developer
12 10 (3.11%) UI Developer
12 10 (3.11%) UI Programmer
13 9 (2.80%) Java Architect
14 8 (2.48%) Administrator
14 8 (2.48%) Senior Software Engineer
14 8 (2.48%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (49.38%) Spring
2 151 (46.89%) HTML
3 119 (36.96%) Hibernate
4 116 (36.02%) CSS
5 104 (32.30%) .NET
6 100 (31.06%) jQuery
7 96 (29.81%) ASP.NET
8 91 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 87 (27.02%) REST
10 74 (22.98%) Web Services
11 73 (22.67%) J2EE
12 59 (18.32%) AngularJS
13 52 (16.15%) WCF
14 51 (15.84%) NHibernate
15 50 (15.53%) XML
16 47 (14.60%) Castle Windsor
17 42 (13.04%) Spring MVC
18 38 (11.80%) Spring Integration
19 35 (10.87%) RabbitMQ
20 32 (9.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 80 (24.84%) Open Source
2 26 (8.07%) Management Information System
3 21 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 17 (5.28%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
6 14 (4.35%) Blackberry
7 12 (3.73%) BBC
8 10 (3.11%) Visualisation
9 9 (2.80%) Mathematics
10 8 (2.48%) Smartphone
11 7 (2.17%) DTV
12 6 (1.86%) Client/Server
13 5 (1.55%) Algorithms
14 4 (1.24%) Linked Data
14 4 (1.24%) Replication
15 3 (0.93%) Ontologies
15 3 (0.93%) Semantic Web
15 3 (0.93%) Mobile App
15 3 (0.93%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 97 (30.12%) Linux
2 91 (28.26%) Windows
3 42 (13.04%) UNIX
4 33 (10.25%) Debian
5 9 (2.80%) Android
5 9 (2.80%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.80%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.93%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (54.04%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (48.45%) MVC
3 94 (29.19%) OO
4 86 (26.71%) E-Commerce
4 86 (26.71%) TDD
5 55 (17.08%) Multithreading
6 50 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
7 48 (14.91%) Scrum
8 46 (14.29%) BDD
9 44 (13.66%) SOA
10 38 (11.80%) Performance Tuning
11 37 (11.49%) DevOps
12 36 (11.18%) Web Development
13 31 (9.63%) Pair Programming
14 30 (9.32%) Refactoring
14 30 (9.32%) Continuous Improvement
15 28 (8.70%) Software Engineering
16 25 (7.76%) Analytics
17 24 (7.45%) Web Application Development
17 24 (7.45%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 200 (62.11%) Java
2 174 (54.04%) JavaScript
3 129 (40.06%) SQL
4 113 (35.09%) C#
5 41 (12.73%) Ruby
6 36 (11.18%) T-SQL
6 36 (11.18%) PHP
7 28 (8.70%) Scala
8 20 (6.21%) Python
9 15 (4.66%) Perl
10 11 (3.42%) C++
10 11 (3.42%) XQuery
11 9 (2.80%) VB
11 9 (2.80%) VB.NET
12 8 (2.48%) Bash Shell
13 7 (2.17%) XPath
13 7 (2.17%) PowerShell
13 7 (2.17%) ActionScript
14 6 (1.86%) ECMAScript
15 4 (1.24%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (15.84%) Degree
2 9 (2.80%) SC Cleared
2 9 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.86%) PhD
4 3 (0.93%) CISSP
5 2 (0.62%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.62%) VCP4
6 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.86%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) GPG13
2 2 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.93%) KVM
3 2 (0.62%) HDFS
3 2 (0.62%) Xen
3 2 (0.62%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (6.21%) Puppet
2 6 (1.86%) Nagios
3 5 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.55%) logstash
4 3 (0.93%) Kibana
4 3 (0.93%) Graphite
5 2 (0.62%) Graylog
5 2 (0.62%) Ansible
5 2 (0.62%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.31%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.31%) Mesos
Vendors
1 81 (25.16%) Oracle
2 62 (19.25%) Microsoft
3 32 (9.94%) hybris
4 26 (8.07%) Endeca
5 25 (7.76%) Rackspace
6 22 (6.83%) TIBCO
7 9 (2.80%) SAP
8 7 (2.17%) Adobe
9 5 (1.55%) HP
9 5 (1.55%) Interwoven
9 5 (1.55%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.55%) Open Text
9 5 (1.55%) VMware
9 5 (1.55%) Telerik
10 4 (1.24%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.93%) Splunk
11 3 (0.93%) Apple
12 2 (0.62%) Veritas
12 2 (0.62%) Sun
12 2 (0.62%) Cisco
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Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance & Annual Bonus
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Rochdale, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: From £47,000 to £75,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus, pension, healthcare, travel insurance
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