The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lucene
Rank 185 186 166
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.025% 0.073% 0.080%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.054% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1856 2114 1812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 45.86% 51.52% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1601 1932 1664
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Lucene
North West

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 18 April 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) SPSS
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony
1 1 (50.00%) Zend
1 1 (50.00%) CakePHP
1 1 (50.00%) Coveo
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) Yii
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) MapReduce

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Sqoop
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony
1 1 (50.00%) CakePHP
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Yii
1 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Zend
1 1 (50.00%) Coveo
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk