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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank 102 95 88
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 7 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.53% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.22% 1.49% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 0
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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
576 537 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.92% 35.75% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 467 378 280
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 November 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) NHibernate
2 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 9 (60.00%) Spring
2 9 (60.00%) JPA
2 9 (60.00%) Cairngorm
2 9 (60.00%) PureMVC
2 9 (60.00%) BlazeDS
2 9 (60.00%) REST
2 9 (60.00%) Robotlegs
2 9 (60.00%) Parsley
2 9 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (60.00%) Games
2 9 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (60.00%) Apache Flex
2 9 (60.00%) WPF
2 9 (60.00%) Adobe AIR
2 9 (60.00%) XML
2 9 (60.00%) XSLT
2 9 (60.00%) Flash
2 9 (60.00%) Adobe
2 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 9 (60.00%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) J2EE

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 (40.00%) CMS
1 6 (40.00%) Umbraco
1 6 (40.00%) WordPress
1 6 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Moq
2 2 (13.33%) NUnit
General
1 9 (60.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Flash Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Flash ActionScript Developer
4 2 (13.33%) UI Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior
4 2 (13.33%) UI Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) NHibernate
2 9 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (60.00%) Spring
2 9 (60.00%) REST
2 9 (60.00%) Robotlegs
2 9 (60.00%) Parsley
2 9 (60.00%) XML
2 9 (60.00%) XSLT
2 9 (60.00%) Flash
2 9 (60.00%) J2EE
2 9 (60.00%) Apache Flex
2 9 (60.00%) WPF
2 9 (60.00%) Adobe AIR
2 9 (60.00%) JPA
2 9 (60.00%) Cairngorm
2 9 (60.00%) PureMVC
2 9 (60.00%) BlazeDS
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 9 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
2 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (40.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Adobe
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft