The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Lucene skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Lucene
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 702 792 807
Rank change year-on-year +90 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 162 157 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.40% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 133 150 128
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +50.00% -11.11%  

Lucene is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 33955 39662 40709
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.14% 38.35% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 28984 34153 34569
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Lucene
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Lucene as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Lucene in the UK

Lucene
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Lucene in the UK

Lucene
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lucene over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lucene in the UK

Lucene
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lucene within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +101 162 £60,000 +14.28% 24
London +78 101 £61,250 -5.76% 9
South East +74 22 £65,000 +85.71% 5
Oxfordshire +23 19 £65,000 +85.71% 1
South West +29 13 £55,000 +37.50%
Bristol +7 13 £55,000 +37.50%
City of London +54 12 £62,500 -
East of England +26 10 £57,500 +15.00% 7
Cambridgeshire +16 10 £57,500 +24.32% 6
Cambridge +10 10 £57,500 +24.32% 6
Yorkshire +26 7 £60,000 - 2
Kidlington - 7 £65,000 -
North West -7 6 £46,750 +7.47%
Sheffield - 5 £60,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 5 £60,000 - 1
Manchester -20 4 £51,250 +17.81%
Surrey +31 3 £60,000 +71.42%
Guildford - 3 £60,000 -
West Midlands +28 2 £57,500 +21.05%
Birmingham +17 2 £57,500 +21.05%
Cheshire - 2 £43,500 -
Leeds - 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
East Midlands +2 1 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 - - 1
Abingdon - 1 £50,000 - 1

Lucene
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Lucene also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Lucene.

1 226 (75.84%) Java
2 218 (73.15%) Agile Software Development
3 203 (68.12%) Apache Solr
4 191 (64.09%) TDD
5 188 (63.09%) Elasticsearch
6 153 (51.34%) Scrum
7 136 (45.64%) MySQL
7 136 (45.64%) SQL Server
8 132 (44.30%) Amazon AWS
9 131 (43.96%) NoSQL
10 125 (41.95%) AngularJS
11 122 (40.94%) Apache Cassandra
12 118 (39.60%) Big Data
13 117 (39.26%) MongoDB
14 116 (38.93%) OO
15 112 (37.58%) Continuous Integration
15 112 (37.58%) Apache Spark
16 110 (36.91%) Redis
17 105 (35.23%) Python
18 104 (34.90%) Hadoop
19 100 (33.56%) Oracle
20 99 (33.22%) SQL
21 98 (32.89%) Multithreading
22 97 (32.55%) Microsoft Azure
22 97 (32.55%) JavaScript
22 97 (32.55%) Tomcat
23 96 (32.21%) C#
24 94 (31.54%) PostgreSQL
25 93 (31.21%) Web Development
26 92 (30.87%) MVC

Lucene
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 203 (68.12%) Apache Solr
2 188 (63.09%) Elasticsearch
3 112 (37.58%) Apache Spark
4 97 (32.55%) Tomcat
5 90 (30.20%) JBoss
6 80 (26.85%) Jetty
7 75 (25.17%) WebLogic
7 75 (25.17%) WebSphere
8 74 (24.83%) OpenStack
9 25 (8.39%) Apache
10 16 (5.37%) WebSphere Application Server
11 13 (4.36%) CMS
12 6 (2.01%) Drupal
12 6 (2.01%) nginx
13 4 (1.34%) Apache Pig
14 3 (1.01%) SharePoint
15 2 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 2 (0.67%) Confluence
15 2 (0.67%) NServiceBus
15 2 (0.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (5.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 132 (44.30%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (32.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.03%) DigitalOcean
3 12 (4.03%) Linode
4 10 (3.36%) SaaS
5 4 (1.34%) GitHub
6 3 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.01%) Loggly
7 1 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.34%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.01%) HTTP
2 3 (1.01%) Intranet
3 2 (0.67%) SMTP
4 1 (0.34%) IMAP
4 1 (0.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (45.64%) MySQL
1 136 (45.64%) SQL Server
2 131 (43.96%) NoSQL
3 122 (40.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 118 (39.60%) Big Data
5 117 (39.26%) MongoDB
6 110 (36.91%) Redis
7 104 (34.90%) Hadoop
8 94 (31.54%) PostgreSQL
9 83 (27.85%) Riak
10 81 (27.18%) Couchbase
11 24 (8.05%) Apache Hive
12 19 (6.38%) Spark SQL
13 18 (6.04%) Infinispan
14 17 (5.70%) Relational Database
15 11 (3.69%) Pentaho
16 10 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (3.36%) RDBMS
17 6 (2.01%) CouchDB
17 6 (2.01%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 70 (23.49%) Git (software)
2 55 (18.46%) Maven
3 47 (15.77%) Subversion
4 45 (15.10%) JUnit
5 35 (11.74%) Jenkins
6 23 (7.72%) Eclipse
6 23 (7.72%) Gradle
7 21 (7.05%) TeamCity
8 17 (5.70%) Vagrant
9 15 (5.03%) Selenium
9 15 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (5.03%) Visual Studio
10 14 (4.70%) dotTrace
10 14 (4.70%) JIRA
10 14 (4.70%) LINQPad
10 14 (4.70%) ReSharper
11 11 (3.69%) Ant
11 11 (3.69%) git-flow
12 9 (3.02%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (2.35%) Cucumber
General
1 83 (27.85%) Banking
2 81 (27.18%) Retail
3 56 (18.79%) Finance
4 23 (7.72%) Games
5 12 (4.03%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.69%) Marketing
7 7 (2.35%) Advertising
8 6 (2.01%) Legal
9 4 (1.34%) Electronics
9 4 (1.34%) Publishing
10 3 (1.01%) Law
10 3 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.34%) Back Office
11 1 (0.34%) French Language
11 1 (0.34%) Front Office
11 1 (0.34%) German Language
11 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.34%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 222 (74.50%) Developer
2 139 (46.64%) Java Developer
3 74 (24.83%) Senior Developer
4 37 (12.42%) C# Developer
5 36 (12.08%) Senior Java Developer
6 27 (9.06%) Software Engineer
7 26 (8.72%) Software Developer
8 22 (7.38%) .NET Developer
9 20 (6.71%) Senior Software Developer
10 17 (5.70%) Lead Software Engineer
11 16 (5.37%) Team Leader
12 15 (5.03%) AWS Developer
12 15 (5.03%) C# .NET Developer
13 14 (4.70%) Scala Developer
14 13 (4.36%) Java Scala Developer
14 13 (4.36%) PHP Developer
14 13 (4.36%) Technical Leader
15 12 (4.03%) Architect
15 12 (4.03%) E-Commerce Developer
15 12 (4.03%) Java E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (41.95%) AngularJS
2 89 (29.87%) React
3 83 (27.85%) Elastic Stack
4 75 (25.17%) Hibernate
5 67 (22.48%) HTML
6 65 (21.81%) Spring
7 52 (17.45%) CSS
8 49 (16.44%) .NET
9 41 (13.76%) jQuery
9 41 (13.76%) XML
10 39 (13.09%) ASP.NET
10 39 (13.09%) J2EE
10 39 (13.09%) Spring MVC
10 39 (13.09%) Web Services
11 38 (12.75%) REST
12 35 (11.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 33 (11.07%) HTML5
14 32 (10.74%) RabbitMQ
15 31 (10.40%) Java EE
16 30 (10.07%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.39%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (7.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 21 (7.05%) Mobile App
3 20 (6.71%) Semantic Web
4 18 (6.04%) Algorithms
5 17 (5.70%) Computer Science
6 15 (5.03%) Data Structures
7 13 (4.36%) Fintech
8 7 (2.35%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.68%) Life Science
10 4 (1.34%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.34%) User Experience
11 3 (1.01%) Linked Data
12 2 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (0.67%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.67%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.34%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.34%) Equities
13 1 (0.34%) Taxonomies
13 1 (0.34%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 64 (21.48%) Android
1 64 (21.48%) Apple iOS
2 46 (15.44%) Linux
3 19 (6.38%) Windows
4 5 (1.68%) Unix
5 1 (0.34%) CentOS
5 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (73.15%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (64.09%) TDD
3 153 (51.34%) Scrum
4 116 (38.93%) OO
5 112 (37.58%) Continuous Integration
6 98 (32.89%) Multithreading
7 93 (31.21%) Web Development
8 92 (30.87%) Kanban
8 92 (30.87%) MVC
9 85 (28.52%) UML
10 81 (27.18%) DSDM
10 81 (27.18%) RUP
11 79 (26.51%) Mentoring
12 74 (24.83%) Coaching
12 74 (24.83%) Concurrent Programming
13 69 (23.15%) Software Delivery
14 61 (20.47%) Mobile Development
15 50 (16.78%) DevOps
16 39 (13.09%) Software Engineering
17 36 (12.08%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 226 (75.84%) Java
2 105 (35.23%) Python
3 99 (33.22%) SQL
4 97 (32.55%) JavaScript
5 96 (32.21%) C#
6 62 (20.81%) Perl
7 61 (20.47%) Bash Shell
8 58 (19.46%) Go
9 47 (15.77%) Groovy
10 44 (14.77%) Scala
11 40 (13.42%) PHP
12 13 (4.36%) T-SQL
13 12 (4.03%) PHP 5
14 6 (2.01%) C++
14 6 (2.01%) Ruby
15 4 (1.34%) SPARQL
16 3 (1.01%) C
16 3 (1.01%) CoffeeScript
16 3 (1.01%) XQuery
17 2 (0.67%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 34 (11.41%) Degree
2 5 (1.68%) PhD
3 1 (0.34%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.36%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 36 (12.08%) Docker
2 13 (4.36%) LXC
3 12 (4.03%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (1.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.01%) HDFS
5 2 (0.67%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.34%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.34%) Firmware
6 1 (0.34%) KVM
6 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 83 (27.85%) Kibana
1 83 (27.85%) logstash
2 78 (26.17%) Puppet
3 77 (25.84%) Opscode Chef
4 74 (24.83%) Ansible
4 74 (24.83%) Salt
5 5 (1.68%) Grafana
6 3 (1.01%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.01%) Mesos
7 2 (0.67%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.67%) StatsD
8 1 (0.34%) Oozie
Vendors
1 100 (33.56%) Oracle
2 28 (9.40%) Microsoft
3 24 (8.05%) Google
4 13 (4.36%) Xamarin
5 10 (3.36%) SAP
6 4 (1.34%) New Relic
6 4 (1.34%) Sybase
7 3 (1.01%) Adobe
7 3 (1.01%) Cloudera
7 3 (1.01%) SaltStack
7 3 (1.01%) Sun
7 3 (1.01%) Tableau
8 2 (0.67%) Apple
8 2 (0.67%) Hortonworks
8 2 (0.67%) Informatica
8 2 (0.67%) Vertica
9 1 (0.34%) Facebook
9 1 (0.34%) MapR
9 1 (0.34%) Talend
9 1 (0.34%) Teradata
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Salary: 60,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: Excellent
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Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £65,000
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Exc Bonus Scheme
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Salary: £95k to £130k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
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Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
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Salary: £45k to £70k + benefits
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