The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 140 136 133
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.042% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.47% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £55,000 £77,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.03% +121.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Lucene
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
603 643 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.49% 28.59% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 520 562 635
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lucene across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Lucene Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Lucene
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Lucene Salary Trend in Reading

Lucene
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) J2SE
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) hybris
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) J2SE
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) hybris