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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 90 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.24% 0.27% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
Lucene
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
386 369 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.41% 33.09% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 322 332 354
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,077 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Lucene Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Lucene
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Lucene Salary Trend in South Wales

Lucene
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lucene within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Cardiff -5 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Lucene
Wales

Lucene
Top 14 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (100.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Sitecore