The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank - 175 186
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.19% 0.053%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.38% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Average salary - £49,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +63.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
Lucene
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1769 1852 1968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.56% 50.19% 52.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1518 1642 1779
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Lucene Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Lucene
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Lucene Salary Trend in Manchester