The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 87 73 84
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.22% 0.73% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 1.27% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £42,250 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Lucene
East Sussex

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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
579 393 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 64.05% 57.29% 64.04%
Number of salaries quoted 508 310 474
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Lucene Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Lucene
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Lucene Salary Trend in Brighton

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) XQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
1 2 (100.00%) Cocoon
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Tapestry
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
1 2 (100.00%) JPA
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (100.00%) Inversion of Control

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (100.00%) Jetty
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) MarkLogic
1 2 (100.00%) BaseX
1 2 (100.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Perl Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Perl Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) Cocoon
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Tapestry
1 2 (100.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) Mason
2 1 (50.00%) Dancer
2 1 (50.00%) Catalyst
2 1 (50.00%) Moose
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle