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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank 250 240 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.069% 0.015% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.030% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £85,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
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
3033 3372 4188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.71% 50.30% 52.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 3000 3794
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lucene across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lucene within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 4 £37,500 -
Manchester -14 1 £35,000 -58.82% 1
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) WCF
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 11 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum-ban
2 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 10 (90.91%) Lucene.Net
2 10 (90.91%) Cucumber
2 10 (90.91%) BDD
2 10 (90.91%) LINQ
2 10 (90.91%) Kanban
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) NUnit
2 10 (90.91%) NHibernate
2 10 (90.91%) Advertising
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
2 10 (90.91%) VB
2 10 (90.91%) VB.NET
3 5 (45.45%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) XHTML
4 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (90.91%) Cucumber
2 10 (90.91%) NUnit
2 10 (90.91%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (90.91%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
2 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) WCF
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
2 10 (90.91%) Lucene.Net
2 10 (90.91%) LINQ
2 10 (90.91%) NHibernate
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) Kanban
2 10 (90.91%) BDD
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum-ban
3 5 (45.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) VB
2 10 (90.91%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
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