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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank - 158 153
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 0 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.37% 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.00% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 0
Average salary - £42,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
Lucene
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1190 1395 1133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.98% 37.35% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 733 924 784
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Lucene Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Lucene
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Lucene Salary Trend in Scotland