The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank 125 114 123
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 2 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.11% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.43% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
Lucene
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
812 693 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 43.77% 43.72% 52.06%
Number of salaries quoted 657 653 898
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Lucene Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Lucene
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Lucene Salary Trend in Cambridge

Lucene
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) Publishing
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) BDD

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 4 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss