The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lucene
Rank 728 662 542
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -120
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 189 221 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.20% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.50% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 143 202 405
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48721 44620 52093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.16% 40.19% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41025 38863 46474
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -69 188 £52,500 +7.69% 16
London -54 127 £55,000 +10.00% 12
South East -21 52 £50,000 - 4
Surrey +17 41 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Guildford +9 27 £52,500 +16.66% 3
City of London -32 10 £57,500 -3.36% 2
Staines +4 8 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Hinckley - 4 £28,500 -
Hampshire - 4 £55,000 -
Leicestershire - 4 £28,500 -
East Midlands - 4 £28,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £52,500 -
East Sussex - 3 £42,500 -
Brighton - 3 £42,500 -
East of England -22 2 £43,000 -33.84%
Yorkshire -36 2 £38,750 +10.71%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £43,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £43,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 £52,500 -
Manchester +1 1 £42,500 +21.42%
North West -8 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Scotland -15 1 £50,000 -
Glasgow -15 1 £50,000 -
Berkshire -26 1 £77,500 +93.75%
Basingstoke - 1 £55,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Middlesbrough - 1 £35,000 -
Reading - 1 £77,500 -
Slough - 1 £77,500 -

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 217 (62.00%) Java
2 210 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 189 (54.00%) Linux
4 168 (48.00%) Apache Solr
5 166 (47.43%) HTML
6 165 (47.14%) MySQL
7 154 (44.00%) Spring
8 145 (41.43%) MVC
9 143 (40.86%) jQuery
10 136 (38.86%) SQL
11 123 (35.14%) Hibernate
12 112 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
13 107 (30.57%) CSS
13 107 (30.57%) Web Services
13 107 (30.57%) Open Source
14 103 (29.43%) MongoDB
15 89 (25.43%) Git (software)
16 86 (24.57%) Spring MVC
17 85 (24.29%) Elasticsearch
18 84 (24.00%) TDD
19 83 (23.71%) OO
20 82 (23.43%) NoSQL
21 80 (22.86%) E-Commerce
22 79 (22.57%) Hadoop
23 73 (20.86%) Oracle
24 70 (20.00%) Scrum
25 69 (19.71%) .NET
25 69 (19.71%) XML
26 67 (19.14%) SQL Server
27 66 (18.86%) Spring Integration

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 168 (48.00%) Apache Solr
2 85 (24.29%) Elasticsearch
3 62 (17.71%) Tomcat
4 55 (15.71%) CMS
5 52 (14.86%) Apache
5 52 (14.86%) Alfresco
6 50 (14.29%) Node.js
7 27 (7.71%) WebLogic
8 23 (6.57%) WebSphere
9 21 (6.00%) Drupal
10 15 (4.29%) SharePoint
11 14 (4.00%) IIS
11 14 (4.00%) Joomla!
11 14 (4.00%) WordPress
11 14 (4.00%) Adobe CQ
12 11 (3.14%) Apache Pig
13 10 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
13 10 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
13 10 (2.86%) nginx
14 5 (1.43%) Liferay
Applications
1 14 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.14%) SPSS
3 10 (2.86%) MS Office
4 9 (2.57%) Mingle
5 4 (1.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.43%) SiteCatalyst
1 5 (1.43%) Google Analytics
1 5 (1.43%) Tridion
2 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.14%) SaaS
4 10 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (2.86%) GitHub
5 3 (0.86%) Office 365
5 3 (0.86%) Heroku
6 2 (0.57%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (9.43%) HTTP
2 26 (7.43%) SAN
3 13 (3.71%) Internet
4 8 (2.29%) SSH
5 6 (1.71%) SMTP
6 5 (1.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.86%) Network Security
8 1 (0.29%) LAN
8 1 (0.29%) WAN
8 1 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (47.14%) MySQL
2 103 (29.43%) MongoDB
3 82 (23.43%) NoSQL
4 79 (22.57%) Hadoop
5 67 (19.14%) SQL Server
6 65 (18.57%) Big Data
7 40 (11.43%) Relational Database
8 24 (6.86%) RDBMS
9 21 (6.00%) Oracle Database
10 20 (5.71%) Apache Hive
10 20 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
11 18 (5.14%) HBase
12 17 (4.86%) Redis
12 17 (4.86%) PostgreSQL
13 16 (4.57%) Data Mining
14 14 (4.00%) Pentaho
15 11 (3.14%) Infinispan
16 9 (2.57%) Sqoop
16 9 (2.57%) Azure SQL Database
16 9 (2.57%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 89 (25.43%) Git (software)
2 51 (14.57%) Eclipse
3 42 (12.00%) Maven
4 35 (10.00%) Selenium
4 35 (10.00%) JUnit
5 27 (7.71%) Subversion
6 25 (7.14%) JIRA
7 23 (6.57%) Mockito
8 20 (5.71%) Jenkins
8 20 (5.71%) Cucumber
9 14 (4.00%) Jasmine
10 13 (3.71%) TestNG
11 10 (2.86%) Visual Studio
11 10 (2.86%) WebDriver
11 10 (2.86%) TeamCity
12 9 (2.57%) PhantomJS
12 9 (2.57%) Rhino Mocks
12 9 (2.57%) Ant
12 9 (2.57%) NUnit
12 9 (2.57%) Bugzilla
General
1 33 (9.43%) Publishing
1 33 (9.43%) Finance
2 13 (3.71%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.14%) Advertising
4 9 (2.57%) Music Industry
5 8 (2.29%) Games
6 6 (1.71%) Marketing
6 6 (1.71%) Retail
7 4 (1.14%) Banking
7 4 (1.14%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.57%) Law
8 2 (0.57%) Billing
9 1 (0.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 254 (72.57%) Developer
2 136 (38.86%) Java Developer
3 50 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 36 (10.29%) Architect
5 23 (6.57%) Software Engineer
6 22 (6.29%) Web Developer
7 21 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 19 (5.43%) Software Developer
8 19 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
8 19 (5.43%) Administrator
9 18 (5.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 17 (4.86%) Programmer
11 16 (4.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 16 (4.57%) Java Architect
11 16 (4.57%) Linux Administrator
12 15 (4.29%) Java Programmer
13 14 (4.00%) Technical Architect
14 13 (3.71%) C# .NET Developer
14 13 (3.71%) C# Developer
15 12 (3.43%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (47.43%) HTML
2 154 (44.00%) Spring
3 143 (40.86%) jQuery
4 123 (35.14%) Hibernate
5 107 (30.57%) CSS
5 107 (30.57%) Web Services
6 86 (24.57%) Spring MVC
7 69 (19.71%) .NET
7 69 (19.71%) XML
8 66 (18.86%) Spring Integration
9 64 (18.29%) J2EE
10 58 (16.57%) RESTful
11 53 (15.14%) ASP.NET
12 45 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 45 (12.86%) ActiveMQ
13 43 (12.29%) HTML5
14 42 (12.00%) JSON
15 41 (11.71%) JSP
16 38 (10.86%) JDBC
17 33 (9.43%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 107 (30.57%) Open Source
2 24 (6.86%) Replication
3 13 (3.71%) Visualisation
4 12 (3.43%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.57%) Blackberry
5 9 (2.57%) Clustering
6 8 (2.29%) Statistics
7 7 (2.00%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.71%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.71%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.71%) Blog
9 5 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.43%) iPhone
9 5 (1.43%) Social Media
9 5 (1.43%) iPad
10 4 (1.14%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.14%) Taxonomies
10 4 (1.14%) NHS
10 4 (1.14%) Wiki
10 4 (1.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 189 (54.00%) Linux
2 43 (12.29%) UNIX
3 42 (12.00%) Windows
4 30 (8.57%) Mac OS X
5 24 (6.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (6.57%) Debian
7 14 (4.00%) CentOS
8 12 (3.43%) Android
8 12 (3.43%) Apple iOS
9 8 (2.29%) AIX
9 8 (2.29%) MVS
10 5 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (41.43%) MVC
2 112 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (24.00%) TDD
4 83 (23.71%) OO
5 80 (22.86%) E-Commerce
6 70 (20.00%) Scrum
7 62 (17.71%) Continuous Integration
8 48 (13.71%) Content Management
9 47 (13.43%) Multithreading
10 39 (11.14%) Software Engineering
11 33 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
12 29 (8.29%) UML
13 27 (7.71%) Analytics
14 25 (7.14%) SOA
15 23 (6.57%) BDD
15 23 (6.57%) Web Development
16 19 (5.43%) Test Automation
17 18 (5.14%) Configuration Management
18 14 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
19 13 (3.71%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 217 (62.00%) Java
2 210 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 136 (38.86%) SQL
4 58 (16.57%) C#
5 44 (12.57%) PHP
6 42 (12.00%) Scala
7 38 (10.86%) Ruby
8 34 (9.71%) Python
9 28 (8.00%) Groovy
10 26 (7.43%) Perl
11 24 (6.86%) Bash Shell
12 18 (5.14%) C++
13 17 (4.86%) T-SQL
14 11 (3.14%) R
15 9 (2.57%) Shell Script
16 7 (2.00%) C
17 6 (1.71%) ECMAScript
18 5 (1.43%) PHP5
19 2 (0.57%) ActionScript
19 2 (0.57%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 27 (7.71%) Degree
2 18 (5.14%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.14%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.57%) HND
5 2 (0.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.00%) QA
2 4 (1.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 36 (10.29%) Puppet
2 11 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.43%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (0.57%) Cacti
4 2 (0.57%) StatsD
5 1 (0.29%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.29%) Plesk
Vendors
1 73 (20.86%) Oracle
2 49 (14.00%) Google
3 24 (6.86%) Microsoft
4 23 (6.57%) JBoss
5 21 (6.00%) Red Hat
6 17 (4.86%) Sitecore
7 14 (4.00%) HP
8 11 (3.14%) Adobe
9 10 (2.86%) Endeca
9 10 (2.86%) hybris
9 10 (2.86%) Twitter
10 9 (2.57%) Splunk
10 9 (2.57%) Zend
10 9 (2.57%) Apple
10 9 (2.57%) IBM
10 9 (2.57%) Sony
10 9 (2.57%) Toshiba
11 8 (2.29%) Coveo
11 8 (2.29%) Rackspace
12 5 (1.43%) Akamai
City, London
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus an
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
eFinancialCareers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
7Digital
Salary: Attractive Base + Benefits + Share Options
Posted: 4 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary, plus 29 days Holiday and Group Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Chambers and Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Central London N1
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago