The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Lucene
England / South West
Rank 216 238 249
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +11
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 16 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.23% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 0.56% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 5
Median salary £62,500 £77,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% +72.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%

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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2132 2304 2564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.04% 41.31% 43.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1799 2029 2295
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Lucene as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Lucene Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Lucene
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Lucene Salary Trend in the South West

Lucene
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lucene within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +17 16 £62,500 -19.35%
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Lucene also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Lucene.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) MySQL
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 25 (100.00%) UML
1 25 (100.00%) OO
1 25 (100.00%) JBoss
1 25 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 25 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 25 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 25 (100.00%) TDD
1 25 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 25 (100.00%) Jetty
1 25 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 25 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 25 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 25 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 25 (100.00%) Puppet
1 25 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 25 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 25 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 25 (100.00%) Redis
1 25 (100.00%) Riak
1 25 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 25 (100.00%) Big Data
1 25 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 25 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 25 (100.00%) Ansible

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 25 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 25 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 25 (100.00%) JBoss
1 25 (100.00%) Jetty
1 25 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 25 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 25 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (48.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 25 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 25 (100.00%) Big Data
1 25 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 25 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 25 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 25 (100.00%) MySQL
1 25 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 25 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 25 (100.00%) Redis
1 25 (100.00%) Riak
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (64.00%) Banking
1 16 (64.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Front Office
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 14 (56.00%) Java Developer
4 8 (32.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
6 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
7 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
7 4 (16.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior Technologist
8 2 (8.00%) Technologist
9 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) ELK Stack
2 24 (96.00%) AngularJS
2 24 (96.00%) React
3 5 (20.00%) .NET
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (16.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Android
1 12 (48.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Coaching
1 25 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 25 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 25 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 25 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 25 (100.00%) OO
1 25 (100.00%) TDD
1 25 (100.00%) UML
2 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (96.00%) DSDM
2 24 (96.00%) Kanban
2 24 (96.00%) RUP
2 24 (96.00%) Scrum
2 24 (96.00%) Web Development
3 21 (84.00%) Software Delivery
4 12 (48.00%) Mobile Development
4 12 (48.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (16.00%) MVC
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 20 (80.00%) Go
2 20 (80.00%) Perl
2 20 (80.00%) Python
3 16 (64.00%) C#
4 8 (32.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 25 (100.00%) Ansible
1 25 (100.00%) Kibana
1 25 (100.00%) logstash
1 25 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 25 (100.00%) Puppet
1 25 (100.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle