Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Lucene
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 95 118
Rank change year-on-year -39 +23 +2
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 3 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.18% 1.41% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 2.70% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 27 5
Oxford median annual salary £67,250 £84,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.94% +29.23% +30.00%
Oxfordshire median annual salary £85,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +25.93% +3.85% +30.00%

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 Oxford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 955 777 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 56.85% 52.11% 54.13%
Number of salaries quoted 876 662 689
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,100
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,250 £65,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%

Lucene
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Lucene in Oxford

Lucene
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Lucene in Oxford

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Lucene.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Spark SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Hive
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Code Coverage
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (66.67%) Java 8
2 2 (66.67%) Semantic Web
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum

Lucene
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Hive
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) Spark SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Development Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Software Development Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Manual Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Manual Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Agile Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manual Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Code Coverage
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SDET
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Java 8
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google