The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Lucene
Rank 180 172 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 6 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.37% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 0
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
1373 1564 1800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.42% 44.12% 45.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1186 1355 1543
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Lucene as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Lucene also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Lucene.

1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Android
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 5 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 5 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Games
2 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) MySQL

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 5 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
1 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Android
1 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) PHP
1 5 (50.00%) Python
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Xamarin