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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank 222 210 213
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.081% 0.019% 0.071%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.045% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
Lucene
England

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
2625 2245 2137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.34% 43.38% 37.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2235 1986 1948
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lucene across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lucene within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Bristol +3 5 £42,500 -
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Ant
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Velocity
1 5 (100.00%) JPA
1 5 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) Riak
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Riak
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Ant
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Velocity
1 5 (100.00%) JPA
1 5 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java