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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Lucene
Rank 170 188 184
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 4 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.15% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.36% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Average salary £43,500 £36,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -43.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
1283 1645 1861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.82% 41.64% 49.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1128 1463 1665
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) Kanban
3 7 (53.85%) NUnit
3 7 (53.85%) NHibernate
3 7 (53.85%) Selenium
3 7 (53.85%) WCF
3 7 (53.85%) LINQ
3 7 (53.85%) OO
3 7 (53.85%) Advertising
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (53.85%) Cucumber
3 7 (53.85%) BDD
3 7 (53.85%) Castle Windsor
3 7 (53.85%) Scrum-ban
3 7 (53.85%) Fluent NHibernate
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (53.85%) Web Application Development
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 7 (53.85%) Lucene.Net
4 5 (38.46%) People Management
4 5 (38.46%) AngularJS

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Cucumber
1 7 (53.85%) NUnit
1 7 (53.85%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (53.85%) Selenium
2 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (53.85%) Advertising
2 5 (38.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (92.31%) C# Developer
3 7 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 7 (53.85%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (53.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
1 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 7 (53.85%) Castle Windsor
2 7 (53.85%) Fluent NHibernate
2 7 (53.85%) LINQ
2 7 (53.85%) Lucene.Net
2 7 (53.85%) NHibernate
2 7 (53.85%) WCF
3 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) PhoneGap
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE
4 1 (7.69%) REST
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Android
1 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) MVC
1 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) BDD
2 7 (53.85%) Kanban
2 7 (53.85%) OO
2 7 (53.85%) Scrum
2 7 (53.85%) Scrum-ban
2 7 (53.85%) Web Application Development
3 5 (38.46%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (38.46%) DevOps
3 5 (38.46%) People Management
3 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Xamarin