The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 228 212 181
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -31
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 2 10 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.037% 0.19% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.54% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 42
Average salary £70,000 £77,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +121.42%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +17.64%
Lucene
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1468 1836 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.04% 34.08% 36.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1220 1479 1720
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lucene across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Lucene Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Lucene
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Lucene Salary Trend in Berkshire

Lucene
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) Regular Expression
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (100.00%) GPG13
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Forensics

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region 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 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory