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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank - 155 147
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 0 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.23% 0.069%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.56% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Average salary - £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
1206 1420 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.49% 41.50% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 810 923 681
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) NHibernate
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) CMS
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) MSMQ
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) IIS
2 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) Umbraco
2 6 (85.71%) WordPress
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (85.71%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (85.71%) Lucene.Net
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) NUnit
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Razor View Engine

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (85.71%) IIS
1 6 (85.71%) CMS
1 6 (85.71%) Umbraco
1 6 (85.71%) WordPress
1 6 (85.71%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Moq
2 2 (28.57%) NUnit
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Flash Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Flash ActionScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) NHibernate
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) MSMQ
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) Lucene.Net
3 2 (28.57%) AutoMapper
3 2 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (28.57%) Fluent NHibernate
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
4 1 (14.29%) WPF
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe AIR
4 1 (14.29%) JPA
4 1 (14.29%) Cairngorm
4 1 (14.29%) PureMVC
4 1 (14.29%) BlazeDS
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (85.71%) Dependency Injection
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) ActionScript
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe