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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 732 708 516
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -192
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 134 167 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.16% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.39% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 105 133 383
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +17.64%

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
38639 42772 46360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.10% 41.02% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 33316 35742 41238
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 28 January 2015 within the UK.

Lucene Salary Histogram in the UK

Lucene
Top 25 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 January 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 -4 132 £50,000 -4.76% 21
London -26 95 £57,500 +8.49% 12
South East -23 25 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Surrey - 12 £48,500 - 1
Guildford - 9 £49,500 - 1
North West +4 8 £37,500 -41.17% 2
City of London +4 7 £75,000 +54.63% 2
Hampshire -31 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Fordingbridge - 5 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire 0 4 £50,000 -4.76%
Manchester -2 4 £35,500 -44.31% 1
Oxford -4 4 £50,000 -4.76%
Cheshire - 4 £37,500 - 1
Macclesfield - 4 £37,500 - 1
South West - 3 £47,500 - 2
Brighton -14 2 £42,250 -0.58%
Berkshire -16 2 £70,000 -9.67%
East Sussex -20 2 £42,250 -0.58%
Staines - 2 £45,000 -
Bristol - 2 £46,250 -
East Midlands +11 1 £45,000 -37.93%
Gloucester - 1 £47,500 -
Hinckley - 1 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £47,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £45,000 -

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 206 (58.86%) JavaScript
2 199 (56.86%) Java
2 199 (56.86%) Apache Solr
3 196 (56.00%) MVC
4 188 (53.71%) Agile Software Development
5 168 (48.00%) HTML
6 162 (46.29%) Spring
7 156 (44.57%) SQL Server
8 151 (43.14%) SQL
9 149 (42.57%) C#
10 140 (40.00%) CSS
11 139 (39.71%) Hibernate
12 132 (37.71%) .NET
13 126 (36.00%) ASP.NET
14 123 (35.14%) jQuery
15 120 (34.29%) MySQL
16 118 (33.71%) ASP.NET MVC
17 116 (33.14%) REST
18 115 (32.86%) Windows
19 109 (31.14%) Linux
19 109 (31.14%) OO
20 100 (28.57%) Web Services
21 98 (28.00%) Rhino Mocks
22 97 (27.71%) TDD
22 97 (27.71%) NUnit
23 94 (26.86%) Open Source
24 93 (26.57%) E-Commerce
25 91 (26.00%) IIS
25 91 (26.00%) Git (software)
26 88 (25.14%) nginx

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 199 (56.86%) Apache Solr
2 91 (26.00%) IIS
3 88 (25.14%) nginx
4 80 (22.86%) Elasticsearch
5 60 (17.14%) CMS
6 51 (14.57%) Node.js
7 41 (11.71%) Tomcat
8 38 (10.86%) Apache
9 30 (8.57%) Adobe CQ
10 24 (6.86%) Mule
11 23 (6.57%) Drupal
12 21 (6.00%) Commerce Server
12 21 (6.00%) Liferay
13 17 (4.86%) Oracle Coherence
14 13 (3.71%) SharePoint
15 8 (2.29%) Sitecore CMS
16 7 (2.00%) WordPress
17 6 (1.71%) Umbraco
18 5 (1.43%) Alfresco
18 5 (1.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 23 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 82 (23.43%) GitHub
2 77 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (12.29%) Trello
5 10 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (2.29%) SaaS
7 5 (1.43%) PaaS
7 5 (1.43%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.14%) Yammer
9 2 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.57%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 50 (14.29%) HTTP
2 39 (11.14%) SAN
3 9 (2.57%) SMTP
3 9 (2.57%) Internet
4 5 (1.43%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.14%) Intranet
5 4 (1.14%) Firewall
5 4 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.29%) VoIP
6 1 (0.29%) DNS
6 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (44.57%) SQL Server
2 120 (34.29%) MySQL
3 84 (24.00%) MongoDB
4 75 (21.43%) NoSQL
5 59 (16.86%) Hadoop
6 49 (14.00%) Big Data
7 46 (13.14%) RavenDB
8 23 (6.57%) Couchbase
9 19 (5.43%) Relational Database
9 19 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (5.14%) Apache Cassandra
11 16 (4.57%) RDBMS
12 10 (2.86%) Redis
13 9 (2.57%) Jackrabbit
14 7 (2.00%) Riak
14 7 (2.00%) Neo4j
15 6 (1.71%) Apache Hive
16 5 (1.43%) Apache Accumulo
17 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
18 3 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 98 (28.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 97 (27.71%) NUnit
3 91 (26.00%) Git (software)
4 88 (25.14%) TeamCity
5 66 (18.86%) Maven
6 60 (17.14%) Cucumber
7 55 (15.71%) Selenium
8 47 (13.43%) ReSharper
9 45 (12.86%) Eclipse
10 44 (12.57%) Octopus Deploy
11 43 (12.29%) dotTrace
11 43 (12.29%) YouTrack
12 37 (10.57%) PhantomJS
12 37 (10.57%) Jasmine
13 28 (8.00%) Subversion
14 27 (7.71%) JUnit
14 27 (7.71%) YourKit
15 21 (6.00%) Jenkins
16 20 (5.71%) Appcelerator Titanium
17 16 (4.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 68 (19.43%) Publishing
2 45 (12.86%) Finance
3 43 (12.29%) French Language
4 29 (8.29%) Retail
5 17 (4.86%) Games
6 15 (4.29%) Telecoms
7 14 (4.00%) Advertising
8 12 (3.43%) Marketing
8 12 (3.43%) Automotive
9 9 (2.57%) Multimedia
10 8 (2.29%) Manufacturing
11 7 (2.00%) Music Industry
12 6 (1.71%) Electronics
13 5 (1.43%) Banking
14 4 (1.14%) Law
15 2 (0.57%) Legal
15 2 (0.57%) Front Office
16 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 287 (82.00%) Developer
2 137 (39.14%) Java Developer
3 78 (22.29%) Senior Developer
4 69 (19.71%) .NET Developer
5 30 (8.57%) C# Developer
5 30 (8.57%) Architect
5 30 (8.57%) Senior .NET Developer
6 29 (8.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (6.86%) Senior C# Developer
8 21 (6.00%) Web Developer
9 19 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (5.43%) Senior Java Developer
10 16 (4.57%) UI Developer
10 16 (4.57%) UI Programmer
11 15 (4.29%) Software Engineer
12 14 (4.00%) Java Web Developer
13 12 (3.43%) Software Developer
14 8 (2.29%) Senior Software Engineer
14 8 (2.29%) J2EE Developer
14 8 (2.29%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (48.00%) HTML
2 162 (46.29%) Spring
3 140 (40.00%) CSS
4 139 (39.71%) Hibernate
5 132 (37.71%) .NET
6 126 (36.00%) ASP.NET
7 123 (35.14%) jQuery
8 118 (33.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 116 (33.14%) REST
10 100 (28.57%) Web Services
11 83 (23.71%) AngularJS
12 81 (23.14%) J2EE
13 68 (19.43%) WCF
14 62 (17.71%) NHibernate
15 57 (16.29%) Castle Windsor
16 55 (15.71%) Spring MVC
17 54 (15.43%) XML
18 44 (12.57%) RabbitMQ
18 44 (12.57%) Sass
18 44 (12.57%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 94 (26.86%) Open Source
2 26 (7.43%) Computer Science
3 25 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 23 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (5.43%) Blackberry
6 18 (5.14%) BBC
7 17 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (4.57%) Visualisation
9 11 (3.14%) Mathematics
10 10 (2.86%) Digital Media
11 9 (2.57%) Client/Server
11 9 (2.57%) Inversion of Control
12 8 (2.29%) Smartphone
13 6 (1.71%) DTV
13 6 (1.71%) Replication
14 4 (1.14%) Blog
14 4 (1.14%) Algorithms
15 3 (0.86%) Data Structures
15 3 (0.86%) Linked Data
16 2 (0.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 115 (32.86%) Windows
2 109 (31.14%) Linux
3 39 (11.14%) Debian
4 34 (9.71%) UNIX
5 12 (3.43%) Android
6 11 (3.14%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.43%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.57%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.57%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (56.00%) MVC
2 188 (53.71%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (31.14%) OO
4 97 (27.71%) TDD
5 93 (26.57%) E-Commerce
6 57 (16.29%) Continuous Integration
7 55 (15.71%) Multithreading
8 54 (15.43%) BDD
9 53 (15.14%) DevOps
10 47 (13.43%) Performance Tuning
10 47 (13.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 42 (12.00%) SOA
11 42 (12.00%) Pair Programming
12 41 (11.71%) Refactoring
13 39 (11.14%) Scrum
14 33 (9.43%) Web Development
15 26 (7.43%) UML
16 25 (7.14%) Cyber Security
17 24 (6.86%) Analytics
17 24 (6.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 206 (58.86%) JavaScript
2 199 (56.86%) Java
3 151 (43.14%) SQL
4 149 (42.57%) C#
5 55 (15.71%) T-SQL
5 55 (15.71%) Ruby
6 36 (10.29%) PHP
7 29 (8.29%) Python
8 22 (6.29%) Scala
9 17 (4.86%) Perl
10 12 (3.43%) C++
11 10 (2.86%) VB
11 10 (2.86%) VB.NET
12 9 (2.57%) ActionScript
12 9 (2.57%) ECMAScript
12 9 (2.57%) Groovy
13 8 (2.29%) PowerShell
13 8 (2.29%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.71%) XQuery
15 4 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (14.00%) Degree
2 11 (3.14%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.86%) PhD
4 9 (2.57%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.00%) Sun Certification
6 4 (1.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.29%) QA
2 3 (0.86%) GPG13
2 3 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.57%) KVM
2 2 (0.57%) HDFS
3 1 (0.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (3.43%) Puppet
2 6 (1.71%) Nagios
3 2 (0.57%) logstash
3 2 (0.57%) Kibana
3 2 (0.57%) Graphite
3 2 (0.57%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.29%) Ansible
4 1 (0.29%) Cacti
4 1 (0.29%) Munin
Vendors
1 85 (24.29%) Oracle
2 84 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 44 (12.57%) Rackspace
4 23 (6.57%) hybris
5 21 (6.00%) Endeca
6 18 (5.14%) TIBCO
7 14 (4.00%) Adobe
8 9 (2.57%) Sitecore
9 8 (2.29%) SAP
9 8 (2.29%) Telerik
10 7 (2.00%) Sony
10 7 (2.00%) Toshiba
10 7 (2.00%) Sun
10 7 (2.00%) HP
11 6 (1.71%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.71%) Google
12 4 (1.14%) Twitter
13 3 (0.86%) Splunk
13 3 (0.86%) Apple
13 3 (0.86%) Open Text
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Competative + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Bens Package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
FlexTrade
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago