Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Lucene skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Lucene over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Lucene
UK > England
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 968 853 885
Rank change year-on-year -115 +32 +27
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 150 314 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.097% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.47% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 140 288 305
England median annual salary £52,500 £63,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +10.87% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £43,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £84,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £53,750 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -14.00% +8.70% +9.52%

Lucene is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 62,442 66,724 71,859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.50% 40.44% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 52,071 55,601 62,928
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Lucene
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Lucene as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Lucene in England

Lucene
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lucene in England.

Salary trend for Lucene in England

Lucene
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lucene in England over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Lucene in England

Lucene
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lucene within the England region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -50 71 £57,500 -11.54% 8
South East -22 45 £52,500 -19.23% 2
Yorkshire +38 11 £52,500 -12.50% 1
North of England +33 11 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Midlands +23 11 £65,000 +23.81% 1
West Midlands +31 8 £65,000 -
East of England +5 7 £52,500 -8.70%
South West -25 5 £22,500 -52.63% 3
East Midlands -2 3 £85,000 +61.90% 1
Lucene
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing Lucene also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Lucene.

1 79 (52.67%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (50.00%) Apache Solr
3 71 (47.33%) Java
3 71 (47.33%) Elasticsearch
4 62 (41.33%) SQL
5 56 (37.33%) JavaScript
6 53 (35.33%) Software Engineering
7 47 (31.33%) HTML
8 46 (30.67%) C#
8 46 (30.67%) .NET
8 46 (30.67%) MVC
9 45 (30.00%) E-Commerce
10 43 (28.67%) CSS
11 39 (26.00%) Web Services
12 38 (25.33%) MySQL
13 35 (23.33%) TDD
13 35 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (22.00%) ASP.NET
14 33 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
15 32 (21.33%) PostgreSQL
16 30 (20.00%) Scrum
16 30 (20.00%) Web Development
16 30 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
17 29 (19.33%) ASP.NET MVC
17 29 (19.33%) XML
17 29 (19.33%) SQL Server
18 28 (18.67%) Hibernate
18 28 (18.67%) RESTful
18 28 (18.67%) Degree
19 25 (16.67%) Spring

Lucene
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 75 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 71 (47.33%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (8.67%) JBoss
4 12 (8.00%) Tomcat
5 10 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 10 (6.67%) WebLogic
6 8 (5.33%) Drupal
6 8 (5.33%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.67%) Apache Spark
8 6 (4.00%) Apache
8 6 (4.00%) IIS
8 6 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (4.00%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.67%) Appian
9 4 (2.67%) CMS
9 4 (2.67%) Liferay
9 4 (2.67%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (2.67%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (2.00%) Amazon Alexa
10 3 (2.00%) Mattermost
Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (2.00%) Snapchat
1 3 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.67%) Mingle
2 1 (0.67%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 33 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (15.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (8.00%) SaaS
4 8 (5.33%) Amazon S3
5 7 (4.67%) Serverless
6 6 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (3.33%) Akamai
7 5 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (3.33%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (3.33%) BlazeMeter
7 5 (3.33%) CloudFront
7 5 (3.33%) GitHub
8 4 (2.67%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (2.67%) IaaS
8 4 (2.67%) PaaS
9 2 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.67%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.33%) Intranet
2 5 (3.33%) DHCP
2 5 (3.33%) DNS
3 4 (2.67%) HTTP
3 4 (2.67%) Internet
4 3 (2.00%) SNMP
5 2 (1.33%) SMS
6 1 (0.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (25.33%) MySQL
2 32 (21.33%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (19.33%) SQL Server
4 16 (10.67%) Redis
5 15 (10.00%) Big Data
6 10 (6.67%) MongoDB
7 9 (6.00%) NoSQL
8 8 (5.33%) Hadoop
9 7 (4.67%) Infinispan
10 4 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (2.67%) DB2
11 3 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (2.00%) Endeca
11 3 (2.00%) Riak
12 2 (1.33%) Couchbase
12 2 (1.33%) MarkLogic
12 2 (1.33%) NuoDB
12 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.33%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 23 (15.33%) Jenkins
1 23 (15.33%) Maven
2 17 (11.33%) TeamCity
3 15 (10.00%) JUnit
4 11 (7.33%) JIRA
5 10 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 10 (6.67%) Subversion
6 9 (6.00%) LINQPad
6 9 (6.00%) ReSharper
6 9 (6.00%) Selenium
6 9 (6.00%) Visual Studio
7 7 (4.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (4.67%) Eclipse
7 7 (4.67%) JMeter
7 7 (4.67%) SonarQube
8 6 (4.00%) Cucumber
8 6 (4.00%) IntelliJ
8 6 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (3.33%) Grunt
10 4 (2.67%) Bitbucket
General
1 24 (16.00%) Finance
2 11 (7.33%) Marketing
3 8 (5.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.67%) Publishing
5 4 (2.67%) Local Government
6 3 (2.00%) Banking
7 2 (1.33%) Billing
8 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.67%) Law
8 1 (0.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 99 (66.00%) Developer
2 34 (22.67%) Java Developer
3 30 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 22 (14.67%) Senior Developer
5 15 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 13 (8.67%) Lead Developer
7 12 (8.00%) .NET Developer
7 12 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (7.33%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (6.00%) Product Owner
9 9 (6.00%) Software Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) Drupal Developer
10 8 (5.33%) Lead Software Developer
10 8 (5.33%) Product Manager
11 6 (4.00%) Java Engineer
11 6 (4.00%) SQL Developer
12 5 (3.33%) Applications Developer
12 5 (3.33%) IT Manager
12 5 (3.33%) Technical Leader
13 4 (2.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (31.33%) HTML
2 46 (30.67%) .NET
3 43 (28.67%) CSS
4 39 (26.00%) Web Services
5 33 (22.00%) ASP.NET
6 30 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 29 (19.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (19.33%) XML
8 28 (18.67%) Hibernate
8 28 (18.67%) RESTful
9 25 (16.67%) Spring
10 24 (16.00%) Castle Windsor
10 24 (16.00%) NHibernate
11 22 (14.67%) AngularJS
12 20 (13.33%) JSON
13 19 (12.67%) REST
14 17 (11.33%) JMS
15 15 (10.00%) HTML5
15 15 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
16 14 (9.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (6.00%) User Experience
3 5 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.33%) Replication
3 5 (3.33%) Social Media
3 5 (3.33%) Taxonomies
4 4 (2.67%) Augmented Reality
4 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.00%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.00%) Wiki
6 2 (1.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.67%) Fintech
7 1 (0.67%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.67%) Linux
2 12 (8.00%) Windows
3 9 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.67%) Solaris
4 1 (0.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (52.67%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (35.33%) Software Engineering
3 46 (30.67%) MVC
4 45 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 35 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (23.33%) TDD
6 30 (20.00%) Scrum
6 30 (20.00%) Web Development
7 25 (16.67%) SOA
8 24 (16.00%) Analytics
9 19 (12.67%) Open Source
10 18 (12.00%) Migration
11 17 (11.33%) Continuous Deployment
11 17 (11.33%) Test Automation
12 16 (10.67%) DevOps
12 16 (10.67%) SDLC
13 13 (8.67%) Machine Learning
13 13 (8.67%) Visualisation
14 12 (8.00%) Data Visualisation
15 11 (7.33%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 71 (47.33%) Java
2 62 (41.33%) SQL
3 56 (37.33%) JavaScript
4 46 (30.67%) C#
5 17 (11.33%) Java 8
6 14 (9.33%) Python
7 13 (8.67%) Groovy
8 11 (7.33%) PHP
9 9 (6.00%) T-SQL
10 6 (4.00%) Scala
11 5 (3.33%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.67%) ES6
12 4 (2.67%) Perl
12 4 (2.67%) Ruby
13 3 (2.00%) SPARQL
14 2 (1.33%) C++
14 2 (1.33%) R
15 1 (0.67%) Clojure
15 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (18.67%) Degree
2 8 (5.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.67%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.33%) SLA
2 6 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 6 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.33%) QA
4 2 (1.33%) ISO 13485
4 2 (1.33%) ISO 26262
4 2 (1.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (14.67%) Docker
2 15 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (6.67%) Varnish
4 8 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (1.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (3.33%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (2.67%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.33%) Kibana
3 2 (1.33%) logstash
4 1 (0.67%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.67%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.67%) Mesos
4 1 (0.67%) Puppet
4 1 (0.67%) Rancher
Vendors
1 18 (12.00%) Oracle
2 17 (11.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.67%) Adobe
4 8 (5.33%) Cisco
4 8 (5.33%) VMware
5 6 (4.00%) Google
5 6 (4.00%) IBM
6 5 (3.33%) Apple
6 5 (3.33%) hybris
6 5 (3.33%) New Relic
6 5 (3.33%) PagerDuty
6 5 (3.33%) Xamarin
7 4 (2.67%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.00%) Facebook
9 2 (1.33%) MKS
9 2 (1.33%) Siemens
9 2 (1.33%) Sybase
10 1 (0.67%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.67%) Tableau
10 1 (0.67%) Vertica