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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 658 708 683
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -25
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 238 207 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 0.45% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 192 162 196
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,875
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%

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
41241 45627 43427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.60% 38.92% 39.90%
Number of salaries quoted 35205 38805 37583
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 £60,600 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +65 235 £52,500 +5.00% 22
London +49 167 £60,000 +4.34% 14
City of London +42 27 £75,000 +36.36% 2
South East +6 27 £50,000 +17.64% 4
North West +18 14 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Brighton +30 13 £50,000 +17.64% 1
East Sussex +28 13 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Surrey -7 13 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Manchester - 13 £45,000 - 1
South West -5 10 £48,750 +14.70% 1
East of England +6 8 £40,500 -4.70% 1
Yorkshire - 8 £45,000 - 1
Rochdale - 8 £45,000 - 1
Guildford -5 7 £50,000 +14.28% 3
Staines -19 6 £70,000 +75.00%
Sheffield - 6 £42,000 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £42,000 -
Exeter - 6 £48,750 - 1
Devon - 6 £48,750 - 1
Norfolk - 5 £38,500 -
Norwich - 5 £38,500 -
Bristol -12 4 £51,250 +20.58%
South Wales +3 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Wales -3 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Cardiff -9 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Hertfordshire - 2 £57,500 -
Leeds - 2 £48,750 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £48,750 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £57,500 -
Harrow - 2 £73,750 -

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 285 (72.89%) Java
2 259 (66.24%) Apache Solr
3 248 (63.43%) Agile Software Development
4 171 (43.73%) Spring
5 158 (40.41%) JavaScript
6 152 (38.87%) Elasticsearch
7 136 (34.78%) TDD
8 122 (31.20%) NoSQL
9 117 (29.92%) SQL Server
10 114 (29.16%) Linux
11 113 (28.90%) MVC
12 111 (28.39%) Scrum
13 106 (27.11%) HTML
14 102 (26.09%) C#
15 101 (25.83%) MySQL
16 99 (25.32%) Git (software)
17 98 (25.06%) Big Data
18 94 (24.04%) .NET
19 91 (23.27%) Hibernate
20 90 (23.02%) Amazon AWS
21 89 (22.76%) MongoDB
21 89 (22.76%) J2EE
22 88 (22.51%) Hadoop
23 87 (22.25%) Open Source
24 85 (21.74%) SQL
24 85 (21.74%) OO
25 84 (21.48%) Tomcat
26 83 (21.23%) REST
27 82 (20.97%) Node.js
28 75 (19.18%) E-Commerce

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 259 (66.24%) Apache Solr
2 152 (38.87%) Elasticsearch
3 84 (21.48%) Tomcat
4 82 (20.97%) Node.js
5 67 (17.14%) Apache
6 41 (10.49%) nginx
7 33 (8.44%) IIS
8 26 (6.65%) Apache Spark
9 21 (5.37%) JBoss
9 21 (5.37%) CMS
10 19 (4.86%) Mule
11 16 (4.09%) Oracle Coherence
12 15 (3.84%) Drupal
13 14 (3.58%) Liferay
14 10 (2.56%) Jetty
15 9 (2.30%) WebSphere
16 8 (2.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 6 (1.53%) OpenStack
18 5 (1.28%) GlassFish
18 5 (1.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (2.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.26%) SPSS
2 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.02%) Fredhopper
2 3 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.26%) Magento
3 1 (0.26%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 90 (23.02%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (9.46%) GitHub
3 26 (6.65%) SaaS
4 22 (5.63%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (4.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (2.05%) PaaS
7 5 (1.28%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 2 (0.51%) IaaS
8 2 (0.51%) Yammer
9 1 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.35%) HTTP
2 12 (3.07%) SAN
3 7 (1.79%) Internet
4 5 (1.28%) SMTP
5 3 (0.77%) Intranet
6 1 (0.26%) LDAP
6 1 (0.26%) Firewall
6 1 (0.26%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (31.20%) NoSQL
2 117 (29.92%) SQL Server
3 101 (25.83%) MySQL
4 98 (25.06%) Big Data
5 89 (22.76%) MongoDB
6 88 (22.51%) Hadoop
7 44 (11.25%) Relational Database
8 39 (9.97%) MarkLogic
9 27 (6.91%) Redis
10 21 (5.37%) HBase
11 20 (5.12%) RDBMS
12 19 (4.86%) Apache Cassandra
13 18 (4.60%) Couchbase
14 13 (3.32%) Mahout
15 10 (2.56%) Triplestore
15 10 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
17 6 (1.53%) Apache Hive
17 6 (1.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 6 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 99 (25.32%) Git (software)
2 65 (16.62%) Selenium
3 60 (15.35%) Maven
4 54 (13.81%) NUnit
5 53 (13.55%) Rhino Mocks
6 52 (13.30%) JUnit
7 51 (13.04%) Cucumber
8 38 (9.72%) Jenkins
9 27 (6.91%) Mockito
10 26 (6.65%) TeamCity
10 26 (6.65%) Jasmine
10 26 (6.65%) PhantomJS
11 24 (6.14%) Eclipse
12 17 (4.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 14 (3.58%) Subversion
14 11 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (2.05%) IntelliJ
15 8 (2.05%) YourKit
16 5 (1.28%) Gradle
16 5 (1.28%) Log4j
General
1 74 (18.93%) Publishing
2 49 (12.53%) Finance
3 36 (9.21%) Automotive
4 31 (7.93%) Advertising
5 24 (6.14%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.32%) Retail
7 12 (3.07%) Marketing
8 9 (2.30%) Games
9 3 (0.77%) Banking
9 3 (0.77%) Law
9 3 (0.77%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.77%) Electronics
10 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 266 (68.03%) Developer
2 161 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 105 (26.85%) Senior Developer
4 62 (15.86%) .NET Developer
5 60 (15.35%) Senior Java Developer
6 36 (9.21%) Architect
7 32 (8.18%) Senior .NET Developer
8 20 (5.12%) Java Architect
9 16 (4.09%) Agile .NET Developer
10 15 (3.84%) Technical Leader
10 15 (3.84%) Analyst
10 15 (3.84%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (3.84%) Lead Developer
10 15 (3.84%) Administrator
11 14 (3.58%) Java Engineer
12 13 (3.32%) Full Stack Developer
12 13 (3.32%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 13 (3.32%) Data Analyst
12 13 (3.32%) Systems Administrator
13 12 (3.07%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (43.73%) Spring
2 106 (27.11%) HTML
3 94 (24.04%) .NET
4 91 (23.27%) Hibernate
5 89 (22.76%) J2EE
6 83 (21.23%) REST
7 73 (18.67%) CSS
8 69 (17.65%) Web Services
9 66 (16.88%) jQuery
10 61 (15.60%) XML
11 60 (15.35%) ASP.NET
12 52 (13.30%) AngularJS
13 51 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 50 (12.79%) NHibernate
15 42 (10.74%) HTML5
15 42 (10.74%) RabbitMQ
15 42 (10.74%) Guice
16 37 (9.46%) Spring MVC
17 36 (9.21%) WCF
18 26 (6.65%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.28%) Inversion of Control
2 36 (9.21%) Blackberry
2 36 (9.21%) BBC
3 21 (5.37%) Computer Science
3 21 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (4.86%) Algorithms
5 17 (4.35%) Semantic Web
6 15 (3.84%) Mobile App
7 14 (3.58%) User Experience
8 13 (3.32%) Management Information System
9 11 (2.81%) Taxonomies
10 10 (2.56%) Statistics
11 7 (1.79%) Data Centre
12 6 (1.53%) Mathematics
13 5 (1.28%) Client/Server
13 5 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.77%) DTV
15 2 (0.51%) Replication
15 2 (0.51%) Clustering
15 2 (0.51%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 114 (29.16%) Linux
2 62 (15.86%) Windows
3 27 (6.91%) UNIX
3 27 (6.91%) Debian
4 12 (3.07%) Mac OS X
5 9 (2.30%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.79%) Android
7 6 (1.53%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.77%) CentOS
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (63.43%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (34.78%) TDD
3 113 (28.90%) MVC
4 111 (28.39%) Scrum
5 87 (22.25%) Open Source
6 85 (21.74%) OO
7 75 (19.18%) E-Commerce
8 70 (17.90%) BDD
9 65 (16.62%) Software Engineering
10 53 (13.55%) DevOps
11 48 (12.28%) Multithreading
12 43 (11.00%) SOA
12 43 (11.00%) Pair Programming
12 43 (11.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 39 (9.97%) Content Management
14 38 (9.72%) Continuous Improvement
15 37 (9.46%) Mentoring
16 36 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
16 36 (9.21%) Refactoring
17 30 (7.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 285 (72.89%) Java
2 158 (40.41%) JavaScript
3 102 (26.09%) C#
4 85 (21.74%) SQL
5 51 (13.04%) Scala
6 49 (12.53%) Ruby
7 36 (9.21%) PHP
8 29 (7.42%) Python
9 19 (4.86%) XQuery
10 18 (4.60%) XPath
11 15 (3.84%) Perl
12 13 (3.32%) Shell Script
13 11 (2.81%) C++
14 9 (2.30%) C
15 8 (2.05%) T-SQL
15 8 (2.05%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.28%) TypeScript
16 5 (1.28%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.28%) ECMAScript
17 3 (0.77%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 37 (9.46%) Degree
2 7 (1.79%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.02%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.02%) PhD
4 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.07%) QA
System Software
1 10 (2.56%) Varnish
2 7 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.77%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.77%) vSphere
4 2 (0.51%) Xen
4 2 (0.51%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.51%) Docker
5 1 (0.26%) oVirt
5 1 (0.26%) KVM
5 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (5.88%) Puppet
2 5 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.77%) logstash
3 3 (0.77%) Linux-HA
4 2 (0.51%) Graylog
4 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.26%) Ansible
5 1 (0.26%) Mesos
5 1 (0.26%) Graphite
5 1 (0.26%) Kibana
5 1 (0.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 60 (15.35%) Oracle
2 47 (12.02%) hybris
3 35 (8.95%) Microsoft
4 22 (5.63%) Endeca
5 16 (4.09%) TIBCO
6 10 (2.56%) HP
7 9 (2.30%) ATG
7 9 (2.30%) Adobe
8 8 (2.05%) Demandware
9 7 (1.79%) Atlassian
9 7 (1.79%) VMware
10 4 (1.02%) Intershop
10 4 (1.02%) IBM
10 4 (1.02%) SAP
10 4 (1.02%) Informatica
10 4 (1.02%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.02%) Talend
11 3 (0.77%) Netezza
11 3 (0.77%) OpenText
11 3 (0.77%) Interwoven
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + 20% Bonus & Excellent Benefits Pac
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECM Selection
Salary: £40k to £exceptional DOE
Posted: 22 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bens + hack days
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum £60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30-£50K
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Market Salary plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Reading Room Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits.
Posted: 11 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago