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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank 725 699 500
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -199
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 171 200 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.18% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.45% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 118 178 413
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,300 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
41418 44903 48724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.88% 40.94% 42.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35656 38028 43353
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 18 December 2014 within the UK.

Lucene Salary Histogram in the UK

Lucene
Top 26 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 18 December 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 -14 164 £50,000 - 24
London -3 112 £57,500 +6.48% 15
South East +15 40 £49,750 -0.50% 4
Surrey - 31 £49,500 - 3
Guildford - 23 £50,000 - 2
City of London +3 8 £55,000 +6.79% 5
South West - 7 £45,000 - 3
Scotland +3 6 £30,000 -21.05%
Edinburgh -5 6 £30,000 -12.40%
Oxford +7 4 £50,000 -9.09%
Oxfordshire +1 4 £50,000 -
North West -18 4 £37,500 -23.46% 2
Staines - 4 £47,500 - 1
Cheshire - 4 £37,500 - 1
Macclesfield - 4 £37,500 - 1
Hampshire -11 3 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Devon - 3 £45,000 - 1
Bristol - 3 £42,500 - 1
Exeter - 3 £45,000 -
Fordingbridge - 3 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire -13 2 £70,000 +27.27%
Nottinghamshire +8 1 - -
East Midlands +7 1 - -
Nottingham +7 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 £49,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £49,500 - 1

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 238 (60.25%) JavaScript
2 232 (58.73%) MVC
3 222 (56.20%) Apache Solr
4 218 (55.19%) Agile Software Development
5 213 (53.92%) Java
6 192 (48.61%) C#
7 191 (48.35%) HTML
8 182 (46.08%) SQL Server
9 177 (44.81%) SQL
10 170 (43.04%) Spring
11 169 (42.78%) CSS
12 163 (41.27%) .NET
13 159 (40.25%) ASP.NET
14 156 (39.49%) Hibernate
15 147 (37.22%) ASP.NET MVC
15 147 (37.22%) REST
16 141 (35.70%) jQuery
17 131 (33.16%) Linux
18 130 (32.91%) Windows
19 126 (31.90%) NUnit
20 125 (31.65%) Web Services
21 122 (30.89%) OO
22 120 (30.38%) MySQL
22 120 (30.38%) Rhino Mocks
23 111 (28.10%) TeamCity
24 110 (27.85%) TDD
25 106 (26.84%) IIS
25 106 (26.84%) Microsoft
25 106 (26.84%) Open Source
26 105 (26.58%) GitHub

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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
1 222 (56.20%) Apache Solr
2 106 (26.84%) IIS
3 102 (25.82%) nginx
4 66 (16.71%) Elasticsearch
5 59 (14.94%) CMS
6 51 (12.91%) Node.js
7 38 (9.62%) Apache
8 35 (8.86%) Tomcat
9 29 (7.34%) Adobe CQ
10 21 (5.32%) Commerce Server
11 18 (4.56%) Drupal
12 17 (4.30%) Liferay
13 16 (4.05%) Mule
14 14 (3.54%) SharePoint
15 13 (3.29%) Oracle Coherence
15 13 (3.29%) Sitecore CMS
16 7 (1.77%) WordPress
17 6 (1.52%) Umbraco
17 6 (1.52%) Confluence
17 6 (1.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 23 (5.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 105 (26.58%) GitHub
2 84 (21.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (15.70%) Amazon AWS
4 57 (14.43%) Trello
5 13 (3.29%) SaaS
6 9 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.27%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.01%) PaaS
9 2 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 57 (14.43%) HTTP
2 43 (10.89%) SAN
3 11 (2.78%) SMTP
4 6 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.52%) Internet
5 4 (1.01%) Firewall
5 4 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (46.08%) SQL Server
2 120 (30.38%) MySQL
3 91 (23.04%) MongoDB
4 69 (17.47%) Hadoop
5 68 (17.22%) NoSQL
6 59 (14.94%) RavenDB
7 53 (13.42%) Big Data
8 32 (8.10%) Relational Database
9 27 (6.84%) RDBMS
10 19 (4.81%) Couchbase
11 18 (4.56%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (3.80%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (3.04%) Jackrabbit
14 10 (2.53%) Riak
15 6 (1.52%) Apache Hive
15 6 (1.52%) Apache Accumulo
15 6 (1.52%) Data Mining
16 5 (1.27%) Redis
17 4 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
18 3 (0.76%) HBase
Development Applications
1 126 (31.90%) NUnit
2 120 (30.38%) Rhino Mocks
3 111 (28.10%) TeamCity
4 92 (23.29%) Git (software)
5 75 (18.99%) Maven
6 69 (17.47%) Cucumber
7 67 (16.96%) Selenium
7 67 (16.96%) ReSharper
8 58 (14.68%) Octopus Deploy
9 57 (14.43%) YouTrack
9 57 (14.43%) dotTrace
10 53 (13.42%) Eclipse
11 40 (10.13%) Jasmine
11 40 (10.13%) PhantomJS
12 36 (9.11%) Subversion
13 33 (8.35%) YourKit
14 25 (6.33%) JUnit
15 20 (5.06%) Visual Studio
16 17 (4.30%) Jenkins
17 16 (4.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 70 (17.72%) Publishing
2 57 (14.43%) French Language
3 46 (11.65%) Finance
4 27 (6.84%) Retail
5 23 (5.82%) Games
6 17 (4.30%) Advertising
7 13 (3.29%) Music Industry
7 13 (3.29%) Telecoms
8 12 (3.04%) Marketing
9 9 (2.28%) Automotive
10 7 (1.77%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.52%) Multimedia
12 5 (1.27%) Banking
12 5 (1.27%) Law
12 5 (1.27%) Electronics
13 2 (0.51%) Front Office
14 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 338 (85.57%) Developer
2 144 (36.46%) Java Developer
3 89 (22.53%) Senior Developer
4 85 (21.52%) .NET Developer
5 34 (8.61%) Senior .NET Developer
6 29 (7.34%) Architect
7 28 (7.09%) C# Developer
7 28 (7.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 23 (5.82%) Senior C# Developer
9 22 (5.57%) UI Developer
9 22 (5.57%) UI Programmer
10 18 (4.56%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (4.56%) Software Developer
10 18 (4.56%) Software Engineer
11 17 (4.30%) Senior Java Developer
12 16 (4.05%) Web Developer
13 13 (3.29%) J2EE Developer
13 13 (3.29%) Java Software Engineer
13 13 (3.29%) Sitecore Developer
14 12 (3.04%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (48.35%) HTML
2 170 (43.04%) Spring
3 169 (42.78%) CSS
4 163 (41.27%) .NET
5 159 (40.25%) ASP.NET
6 156 (39.49%) Hibernate
7 147 (37.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 147 (37.22%) REST
8 141 (35.70%) jQuery
9 125 (31.65%) Web Services
10 101 (25.57%) AngularJS
11 92 (23.29%) J2EE
12 85 (21.52%) NHibernate
12 85 (21.52%) WCF
13 75 (18.99%) XML
14 70 (17.72%) Castle Windsor
15 60 (15.19%) Spring MVC
16 57 (14.43%) Sass
17 55 (13.92%) StructureMap
18 50 (12.66%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 106 (26.84%) Open Source
2 42 (10.63%) Computer Science
3 30 (7.59%) Management Information System
3 30 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (6.84%) Digital Media
5 23 (5.82%) BBC
6 22 (5.57%) Blackberry
7 20 (5.06%) Visualisation
8 18 (4.56%) Mathematics
9 14 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (2.78%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.77%) Inversion of Control
12 5 (1.27%) DTV
12 5 (1.27%) Smartphone
13 4 (1.01%) Blog
13 4 (1.01%) Replication
13 4 (1.01%) Social Media
13 4 (1.01%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.51%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 131 (33.16%) Linux
2 130 (32.91%) Windows
3 41 (10.38%) Debian
4 31 (7.85%) UNIX
5 14 (3.54%) Apple iOS
6 13 (3.29%) Android
7 4 (1.01%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.25%) MVS
9 1 (0.25%) AIX
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (58.73%) MVC
2 218 (55.19%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (30.89%) OO
4 110 (27.85%) TDD
5 99 (25.06%) E-Commerce
6 69 (17.47%) DevOps
7 68 (17.22%) BDD
8 64 (16.20%) Continuous Improvement
9 57 (14.43%) Continuous Integration
10 56 (14.18%) Multithreading
11 52 (13.16%) Pair Programming
12 50 (12.66%) Refactoring
13 48 (12.15%) Performance Tuning
14 39 (9.87%) Scrum
15 34 (8.61%) SOA
16 33 (8.35%) UML
17 31 (7.85%) Web Development
18 30 (7.59%) Software Engineering
18 30 (7.59%) Cyber Security
19 24 (6.08%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 238 (60.25%) JavaScript
2 213 (53.92%) Java
3 192 (48.61%) C#
4 177 (44.81%) SQL
5 73 (18.48%) T-SQL
6 71 (17.97%) Ruby
7 42 (10.63%) Python
8 39 (9.87%) PHP
9 21 (5.32%) Perl
10 18 (4.56%) C++
10 18 (4.56%) Scala
11 17 (4.30%) Groovy
12 13 (3.29%) VB
12 13 (3.29%) VB.NET
13 11 (2.78%) ECMAScript
14 9 (2.28%) ActionScript
15 6 (1.52%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.52%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.27%) PL/SQL
17 4 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (15.19%) Degree
2 15 (3.80%) PhD
3 11 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.28%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.77%) Sun Certification
6 4 (1.01%) CISSP
7 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.51%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.52%) QA
2 4 (1.01%) GPG13
2 4 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.51%) HDFS
3 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.25%) KVM
3 1 (0.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.77%) Puppet
2 3 (0.76%) Nagios
3 1 (0.25%) Cacti
3 1 (0.25%) Munin
3 1 (0.25%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.25%) logstash
3 1 (0.25%) Kibana
3 1 (0.25%) Graphite
Vendors
1 106 (26.84%) Microsoft
2 89 (22.53%) Oracle
3 58 (14.68%) Rackspace
4 24 (6.08%) Adobe
5 17 (4.30%) Endeca
6 15 (3.80%) hybris
7 14 (3.54%) Sitecore
7 14 (3.54%) TIBCO
8 13 (3.29%) HP
8 13 (3.29%) Sony
8 13 (3.29%) Toshiba
9 11 (2.78%) Telerik
10 7 (1.77%) Sun
10 7 (1.77%) SAP
11 6 (1.52%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.52%) Google
12 4 (1.01%) Twitter
13 3 (0.76%) Splunk
13 3 (0.76%) Apple
14 2 (0.51%) Hortonworks
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £34000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / medical /pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £34000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / medical /pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent package, enterprise platfo
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fordingbridge, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health Insurance
Posted: 9 days ago
Whimple, Devon
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Plus remote working+flexible hours+share options
Posted: 13 days ago