The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Lucene
Rank 222 237 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 6 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.23% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.57% -
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 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
Lucene
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2133 2615 3276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.79% 40.83% 46.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1831 2202 2792
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

Lucene
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Lucene Salary Trend in the North West

Lucene
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lucene within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -2 6 £52,500 +16.66%
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 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 North West 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 the North West 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