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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank - 105 65
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 0 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.32% 1.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.71% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 12
Average salary - £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
505 562 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 44.45% 44.36% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 442 501 250
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Lucene Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Lucene
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Lucene Salary Trend in Kent