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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 761 741 680
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -61
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 153 180 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.37% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 130 138 197
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £69,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%

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
41823 48018 44793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.68% 40.18% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35586 40557 39007
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 £28,500
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 28 April 2015 within the UK.

Lucene Salary Histogram in the UK

Lucene
Top 28 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 28 April 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 -4 150 £60,500 +10.00% 37
London +13 104 £62,500 +13.63% 24
South East -17 28 £46,250 -5.12% 4
City of London +51 26 £65,000 +13.04% 4
Surrey -14 16 £45,000 -10.00% 1
North West - 16 £45,000 - 4
Manchester - 14 £45,000 - 4
Rochdale - 12 £45,000 - 1
Staines -8 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Brighton -1 5 £41,000 -3.52% 1
East Sussex -7 5 £41,000 -3.52% 1
Guildford -20 5 £47,500 -9.52%
Basingstoke +26 4 £52,500 -4.54%
Hampshire +3 4 £52,500 -4.54%
South West - 3 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Gloucester - 2 £47,500 -
Oxford - 2 £50,000 -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £47,500 -
Warrington - 2 - -
Berkshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Reading - 1 £55,000 - 1
Bristol - 1 £45,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £40,000 -
Kent - 1 £27,500 -
South Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Wales - 1 £40,000 -

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (68.26%) Java
2 176 (60.07%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (58.02%) Apache Solr
4 142 (48.46%) Spring
5 128 (43.69%) JavaScript
6 108 (36.86%) NoSQL
7 107 (36.52%) Elasticsearch
8 104 (35.49%) MVC
9 99 (33.79%) TDD
10 97 (33.11%) SQL Server
11 95 (32.42%) HTML
12 94 (32.08%) SQL
12 94 (32.08%) MySQL
13 89 (30.38%) C#
14 88 (30.03%) Git (software)
15 86 (29.35%) Hibernate
16 84 (28.67%) .NET
17 83 (28.33%) Linux
18 75 (25.60%) Scrum
18 75 (25.60%) Open Source
19 73 (24.91%) OO
19 73 (24.91%) J2EE
20 70 (23.89%) Oracle
21 65 (22.18%) CSS
21 65 (22.18%) E-Commerce
21 65 (22.18%) MongoDB
22 63 (21.50%) Tomcat
23 62 (21.16%) Big Data
24 61 (20.82%) Windows
25 59 (20.14%) ASP.NET

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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
1 170 (58.02%) Apache Solr
2 107 (36.52%) Elasticsearch
3 63 (21.50%) Tomcat
4 56 (19.11%) Apache
5 48 (16.38%) Node.js
6 35 (11.95%) CMS
6 35 (11.95%) nginx
7 28 (9.56%) IIS
8 27 (9.22%) Mule
9 26 (8.87%) Drupal
10 23 (7.85%) Liferay
11 20 (6.83%) Oracle Coherence
12 10 (3.41%) Jetty
13 9 (3.07%) Apache Spark
14 8 (2.73%) OpenStack
14 8 (2.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 6 (2.05%) JBoss
15 6 (2.05%) SharePoint
16 5 (1.71%) WebSphere
17 4 (1.37%) Alfresco
Applications
1 18 (6.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.02%) Fredhopper
2 3 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 52 (17.75%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (11.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (7.85%) GitHub
4 18 (6.14%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (4.78%) SaaS
6 10 (3.41%) PaaS
7 6 (2.05%) Yammer
8 5 (1.71%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.02%) Amazon CloudSearch
10 2 (0.68%) IaaS
10 2 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.17%) HTTP
2 11 (3.75%) Internet
3 10 (3.41%) SAN
4 8 (2.73%) SMTP
5 6 (2.05%) Intranet
6 4 (1.37%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.02%) Firewall
7 3 (1.02%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.34%) DNS
8 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (36.86%) NoSQL
2 97 (33.11%) SQL Server
3 94 (32.08%) MySQL
4 65 (22.18%) MongoDB
5 62 (21.16%) Big Data
6 50 (17.06%) Hadoop
7 26 (8.87%) Couchbase
8 22 (7.51%) MarkLogic
9 21 (7.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (6.48%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (4.78%) Redis
12 13 (4.44%) Mahout
12 13 (4.44%) Relational Database
12 13 (4.44%) RDBMS
13 11 (3.75%) Triplestore
14 10 (3.41%) HBase
15 8 (2.73%) Jackrabbit
16 7 (2.39%) SQLite
16 7 (2.39%) BaseX
17 6 (2.05%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 88 (30.03%) Git (software)
2 55 (18.77%) Rhino Mocks
3 54 (18.43%) Cucumber
4 49 (16.72%) NUnit
5 45 (15.36%) Selenium
6 41 (13.99%) Maven
7 36 (12.29%) JUnit
8 28 (9.56%) TeamCity
9 24 (8.19%) Jasmine
9 24 (8.19%) PhantomJS
10 23 (7.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 23 (7.85%) Subversion
11 22 (7.51%) Jenkins
12 17 (5.80%) Eclipse
13 14 (4.78%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (4.78%) Mockito
14 11 (3.75%) IntelliJ
15 8 (2.73%) Log4j
15 8 (2.73%) Hudson
16 7 (2.39%) JIRA
General
1 54 (18.43%) Publishing
2 41 (13.99%) Finance
3 29 (9.90%) Advertising
4 20 (6.83%) Automotive
5 19 (6.48%) Telecoms
6 14 (4.78%) Games
6 14 (4.78%) Retail
7 8 (2.73%) Multimedia
7 8 (2.73%) Marketing
8 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.02%) Electronics
10 2 (0.68%) Legal
10 2 (0.68%) Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 203 (69.28%) Developer
2 119 (40.61%) Java Developer
3 75 (25.60%) Senior Developer
4 53 (18.09%) .NET Developer
5 43 (14.68%) Senior Java Developer
6 30 (10.24%) Architect
7 21 (7.17%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (6.14%) Senior .NET Developer
9 17 (5.80%) C# Developer
10 16 (5.46%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (4.78%) Software Engineer
12 12 (4.10%) Full Stack Developer
12 12 (4.10%) Senior Full Stack Developer
13 10 (3.41%) Java Architect
14 9 (3.07%) Senior C# Developer
14 9 (3.07%) Technical Leader
14 9 (3.07%) Lead Developer
15 8 (2.73%) Administrator
15 8 (2.73%) Programmer
15 8 (2.73%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (48.46%) Spring
2 95 (32.42%) HTML
3 86 (29.35%) Hibernate
4 84 (28.67%) .NET
5 73 (24.91%) J2EE
6 65 (22.18%) CSS
7 59 (20.14%) ASP.NET
8 58 (19.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 56 (19.11%) jQuery
9 56 (19.11%) REST
10 48 (16.38%) NHibernate
11 47 (16.04%) XML
12 38 (12.97%) Web Services
13 37 (12.63%) AngularJS
14 36 (12.29%) HTML5
15 35 (11.95%) WCF
16 30 (10.24%) Castle Windsor
17 29 (9.90%) RabbitMQ
18 25 (8.53%) StructureMap
18 25 (8.53%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 75 (25.60%) Open Source
2 30 (10.24%) Inversion of Control
3 20 (6.83%) Blackberry
3 20 (6.83%) BBC
4 19 (6.48%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.78%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (4.44%) Computer Science
6 13 (4.44%) Semantic Web
7 8 (2.73%) Smartphone
7 8 (2.73%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.73%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.73%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.37%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.37%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.37%) Linked Data
8 4 (1.37%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.37%) Replication
8 4 (1.37%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.02%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 83 (28.33%) Linux
2 61 (20.82%) Windows
3 41 (13.99%) UNIX
4 27 (9.22%) Debian
5 11 (3.75%) Android
5 11 (3.75%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.73%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.02%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.34%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (60.07%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (35.49%) MVC
3 99 (33.79%) TDD
4 75 (25.60%) Scrum
5 73 (24.91%) OO
6 65 (22.18%) E-Commerce
7 58 (19.80%) BDD
8 40 (13.65%) SOA
9 39 (13.31%) Web Development
10 38 (12.97%) Software Engineering
11 36 (12.29%) Multithreading
12 35 (11.95%) Continuous Delivery
13 32 (10.92%) Web Application Development
14 31 (10.58%) DevOps
15 25 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (8.53%) Pair Programming
16 24 (8.19%) Refactoring
16 24 (8.19%) Continuous Improvement
17 23 (7.85%) Kanban
18 21 (7.17%) Scrum-ban
Programming Languages
1 200 (68.26%) Java
2 128 (43.69%) JavaScript
3 94 (32.08%) SQL
4 89 (30.38%) C#
5 36 (12.29%) PHP
6 34 (11.60%) Ruby
7 30 (10.24%) Scala
8 19 (6.48%) Python
9 13 (4.44%) Bash Shell
10 12 (4.10%) XQuery
11 11 (3.75%) Perl
12 9 (3.07%) C++
12 9 (3.07%) VB
12 9 (3.07%) VB.NET
12 9 (3.07%) Shell Script
13 8 (2.73%) ECMAScript
13 8 (2.73%) XPath
13 8 (2.73%) T-SQL
14 7 (2.39%) ActionScript
14 7 (2.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (11.95%) Degree
2 4 (1.37%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.37%) PhD
2 4 (1.37%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.02%) CISSP
4 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.39%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) GPG13
2 2 (0.68%) FISMA
2 2 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.02%) KVM
3 2 (0.68%) HDFS
3 2 (0.68%) Xen
3 2 (0.68%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 18 (6.14%) Puppet
2 6 (2.05%) Nagios
3 5 (1.71%) Linux-HA
3 5 (1.71%) logstash
4 4 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.02%) Kibana
5 3 (1.02%) Graphite
6 2 (0.68%) Graylog
6 2 (0.68%) Ansible
6 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.34%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.34%) Mesos
Vendors
1 70 (23.89%) Oracle
2 43 (14.68%) hybris
3 36 (12.29%) Microsoft
4 27 (9.22%) Endeca
5 22 (7.51%) TIBCO
6 8 (2.73%) Adobe
7 7 (2.39%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.71%) ATG
8 5 (1.71%) OpenText
8 5 (1.71%) VMware
8 5 (1.71%) HP
8 5 (1.71%) Interwoven
8 5 (1.71%) Demandware
9 4 (1.37%) SAP
10 3 (1.02%) Intershop
10 3 (1.02%) Netezza
11 2 (0.68%) Cisco
11 2 (0.68%) IBM
11 2 (0.68%) Veritas
11 2 (0.68%) Red Hat
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £60,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bens + hack days
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Personnel IT
Salary: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Gold Group
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 to £65 000 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 to £65 000 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Salary or Stock options
Posted: 4 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Market Salary plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
7 Digital
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £35,300 to £46,500 per annum £35,300 - £46,500
Posted: 20 days ago