The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 104 101 93
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.073% 0.44% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 1.17% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
Lucene
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
510 513 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.25% 37.61% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 402 342 291
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,043 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Lucene Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Lucene
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Lucene Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) NHibernate
2 6 (66.67%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) CMS
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) MSMQ
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 6 (66.67%) WordPress
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (66.67%) Lucene.Net
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Adobe
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) J2EE

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (66.67%) IIS
1 6 (66.67%) CMS
1 6 (66.67%) Umbraco
1 6 (66.67%) WordPress
1 6 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Moq
2 2 (22.22%) NUnit
General
1 3 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Web Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Flash Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Flash ActionScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) NHibernate
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) MSMQ
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) Lucene.Net
3 3 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (33.33%) Robotlegs
3 3 (33.33%) Parsley
3 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) J2EE
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) XSLT
3 3 (33.33%) Flash
3 3 (33.33%) Apache Flex
3 3 (33.33%) WPF
3 3 (33.33%) Adobe AIR
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
1 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
1 6 (66.67%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) ActionScript
2 3 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Adobe