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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank 672 638 567
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -71
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 230 238 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.57% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 151 215 317
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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
44238 42026 47482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.01% 39.51% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 37202 36393 41776
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 August 2014 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 August 2014. 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 -56 214 £48,750 -2.50% 27
London -12 158 £52,500 -6.66% 18
South East -30 41 £44,500 -11.00% 7
Surrey +15 25 £44,500 -1.11% 4
Guildford +25 18 £45,000 - 4
Scotland -7 13 £42,000 - 1
City of London -11 12 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Edinburgh - 8 £42,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire 0 7 £52,500 +5.00%
High Wycombe - 7 £52,500 -
Cheshire -4 6 £40,000 +14.28%
North West -9 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Macclesfield - 6 £40,000 -
Bristol -2 5 £42,500 -
South West -15 5 £42,500 -
Berkshire -29 5 £50,000 -6.97% 1
Oxfordshire -18 4 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Glasgow -6 3 £42,000 -
Wallingford - 3 £35,000 -
Cambridge -8 2 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Cambridgeshire -9 2 £42,500 +6.25% 2
East of England -17 2 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Northern Ireland - 1 £50,000 -
South Wales - 1 - - 1
Wales - 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - - 1
County Antrim - 1 £50,000 -
Belfast - 1 £50,000 -

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 259 (63.48%) JavaScript
2 228 (55.88%) Java
3 225 (55.15%) HTML
4 215 (52.70%) MVC
5 198 (48.53%) CSS
6 197 (48.28%) MySQL
6 197 (48.28%) Apache Solr
7 188 (46.08%) SQL
8 187 (45.83%) Linux
9 172 (42.16%) SQL Server
10 166 (40.69%) Hibernate
11 158 (38.73%) C#
12 148 (36.27%) Spring
13 147 (36.03%) jQuery
14 140 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
15 131 (32.11%) Oracle
16 130 (31.86%) .NET
17 129 (31.62%) ASP.NET
18 122 (29.90%) Web Services
19 114 (27.94%) XML
20 110 (26.96%) ASP.NET MVC
21 105 (25.74%) OO
22 102 (25.00%) Windows
23 101 (24.75%) REST
24 99 (24.26%) J2EE
25 93 (22.79%) TDD
26 92 (22.55%) Hadoop
27 84 (20.59%) Spring MVC
27 84 (20.59%) Microsoft
28 80 (19.61%) HTTP

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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
1 197 (48.28%) Apache Solr
2 59 (14.46%) Apache
3 56 (13.73%) IIS
3 56 (13.73%) nginx
4 29 (7.11%) Tomcat
5 27 (6.62%) Node.js
5 27 (6.62%) Elasticsearch
6 26 (6.37%) Adobe CQ
6 26 (6.37%) CMS
7 22 (5.39%) SharePoint
8 21 (5.15%) Sitecore CMS
9 18 (4.41%) WebSphere
10 15 (3.68%) WebLogic
11 12 (2.94%) Alfresco
12 11 (2.70%) GlassFish
13 5 (1.23%) Drupal
13 5 (1.23%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
14 1 (0.25%) Liferay
14 1 (0.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 44 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.45%) Mingle
3 4 (0.98%) MS Office
4 3 (0.74%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 66 (16.18%) GitHub
2 51 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (11.03%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (9.31%) Trello
5 11 (2.70%) SaaS
6 8 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.74%) Office 365
8 2 (0.49%) Heroku
9 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 80 (19.61%) HTTP
2 58 (14.22%) SAN
3 24 (5.88%) SMTP
4 16 (3.92%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.49%) Firewall
5 2 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.25%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.25%) Intranet
6 1 (0.25%) Internet
6 1 (0.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (48.28%) MySQL
2 172 (42.16%) SQL Server
3 92 (22.55%) Hadoop
4 62 (15.20%) MongoDB
5 52 (12.75%) Relational Database
6 46 (11.27%) Big Data
7 42 (10.29%) RDBMS
8 40 (9.80%) NoSQL
9 38 (9.31%) RavenDB
10 29 (7.11%) Data Mining
11 25 (6.13%) Jackrabbit
12 17 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (3.43%) Oracle Database
14 13 (3.19%) Apache Hive
15 10 (2.45%) Azure SQL Database
15 10 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
16 9 (2.21%) HBase
16 9 (2.21%) Infinispan
17 5 (1.23%) Apache Accumulo
17 5 (1.23%) Riak
Development Applications
1 80 (19.61%) Eclipse
2 79 (19.36%) NUnit
2 79 (19.36%) Maven
3 75 (18.38%) Rhino Mocks
4 70 (17.16%) TeamCity
5 57 (13.97%) Git (software)
6 54 (13.24%) YourKit
7 48 (11.76%) ReSharper
8 44 (10.78%) JUnit
9 40 (9.80%) Selenium
10 38 (9.31%) dotTrace
10 38 (9.31%) Cucumber
10 38 (9.31%) YouTrack
10 38 (9.31%) Octopus Deploy
11 35 (8.58%) Subversion
12 24 (5.88%) Log4j
13 19 (4.66%) JIRA
14 18 (4.41%) Jasmine
14 18 (4.41%) PhantomJS
15 14 (3.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 64 (15.69%) Publishing
2 38 (9.31%) French Language
3 35 (8.58%) Finance
4 16 (3.92%) Games
4 16 (3.92%) Advertising
5 11 (2.70%) Music Industry
6 9 (2.21%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.72%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.23%) Law
9 4 (0.98%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.49%) Marketing
11 1 (0.25%) Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Retail
11 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.25%) Automotive
11 1 (0.25%) Front Office
11 1 (0.25%) Back Office
11 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 338 (82.84%) Developer
2 164 (40.20%) Java Developer
3 81 (19.85%) Senior Developer
4 59 (14.46%) .NET Developer
5 25 (6.13%) DBA
6 22 (5.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 21 (5.15%) J2EE Developer
7 21 (5.15%) Software Developer
8 20 (4.90%) Consultant
8 20 (4.90%) Senior Java Developer
9 19 (4.66%) Senior .NET Developer
10 18 (4.41%) Sitecore Developer
11 17 (4.17%) SQL DBA
11 17 (4.17%) Software Engineer
12 15 (3.68%) Development DBA
13 14 (3.43%) Senior J2EE Developer
14 12 (2.94%) Architect
14 12 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
14 12 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
14 12 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (55.15%) HTML
2 198 (48.53%) CSS
3 166 (40.69%) Hibernate
4 148 (36.27%) Spring
5 147 (36.03%) jQuery
6 130 (31.86%) .NET
7 129 (31.62%) ASP.NET
8 122 (29.90%) Web Services
9 114 (27.94%) XML
10 110 (26.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 101 (24.75%) REST
12 99 (24.26%) J2EE
13 84 (20.59%) Spring MVC
14 69 (16.91%) Spring Integration
15 62 (15.20%) AngularJS
15 62 (15.20%) WCF
16 52 (12.75%) NHibernate
17 47 (11.52%) Castle Windsor
18 44 (10.78%) Ajax
19 40 (9.80%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 77 (18.87%) Open Source
2 38 (9.31%) Computer Science
3 31 (7.60%) Digital Media
4 24 (5.88%) Client/Server
5 19 (4.66%) Replication
6 17 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 16 (3.92%) BBC
8 12 (2.94%) Mathematics
9 11 (2.70%) Blackberry
10 10 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (2.45%) Visualisation
11 8 (1.96%) Social Media
12 5 (1.23%) Blog
13 4 (0.98%) Wiki
13 4 (0.98%) Smartphone
14 3 (0.74%) Ontologies
15 2 (0.49%) W3C
15 2 (0.49%) Artificial Intelligence
16 1 (0.25%) Web 2.0
16 1 (0.25%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 187 (45.83%) Linux
2 102 (25.00%) Windows
3 59 (14.46%) UNIX
4 30 (7.35%) Apple iOS
5 27 (6.62%) Android
6 21 (5.15%) Debian
7 10 (2.45%) Mac OS X
8 8 (1.96%) MVS
8 8 (1.96%) AIX
9 5 (1.23%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.74%) CentOS
10 3 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.49%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.49%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (52.70%) MVC
2 140 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (25.74%) OO
4 93 (22.79%) TDD
5 80 (19.61%) Multithreading
6 79 (19.36%) Continuous Integration
7 75 (18.38%) E-Commerce
7 75 (18.38%) Performance Tuning
8 57 (13.97%) UML
9 54 (13.24%) BDD
10 52 (12.75%) DevOps
11 45 (11.03%) Scrum
12 44 (10.78%) Continuous Improvement
13 42 (10.29%) Web Development
14 34 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
15 33 (8.09%) Software Engineering
15 33 (8.09%) Cyber Security
16 32 (7.84%) Content Management
17 31 (7.60%) Pair Programming
18 29 (7.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 259 (63.48%) JavaScript
2 228 (55.88%) Java
3 188 (46.08%) SQL
4 158 (38.73%) C#
5 68 (16.67%) Ruby
6 60 (14.71%) T-SQL
7 39 (9.56%) PHP
8 36 (8.82%) Python
9 35 (8.58%) Groovy
10 31 (7.60%) Perl
11 30 (7.35%) C++
12 24 (5.88%) ECMAScript
13 15 (3.68%) Scala
14 12 (2.94%) Bash Shell
14 12 (2.94%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.47%) VB
15 6 (1.47%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.23%) C
17 4 (0.98%) ActionScript
17 4 (0.98%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 57 (13.97%) Degree
2 18 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.43%) PhD
4 12 (2.94%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.47%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.98%) MCTS
7 2 (0.49%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.47%) QA
2 2 (0.49%) GPG13
2 2 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.98%) Puppet
2 3 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.25%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.25%) Nagios
3 1 (0.25%) Cacti
3 1 (0.25%) Munin
Vendors
1 131 (32.11%) Oracle
2 84 (20.59%) Microsoft
3 42 (10.29%) Rackspace
4 36 (8.82%) Adobe
5 25 (6.13%) Sitecore
6 23 (5.64%) JBoss
7 20 (4.90%) Google
8 11 (2.70%) HP
8 11 (2.70%) Sony
8 11 (2.70%) Toshiba
9 10 (2.45%) Telerik
10 6 (1.47%) Sun
10 6 (1.47%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.98%) Twitter
12 3 (0.74%) EMC
12 3 (0.74%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.49%) hybris
14 1 (0.25%) Akamai
14 1 (0.25%) F5
14 1 (0.25%) Splunk
City, London
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus an
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Gym and Food support
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £33,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £34000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / medical /pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £85000 per annum + Great Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Box Uk
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum upto 20% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 9 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago