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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Lucene
Rank 237 241 242
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 9 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.28% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 8
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +11.76%
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
2209 2467 2587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.56% 41.44% 41.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1919 2163 2234
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lucene across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Lucene Salary Histogram 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 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 7 £62,500 -
Somerset - 2 £40,000 -
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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%) Apache Solr
2 20 (80.00%) TDD
2 20 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (80.00%) MySQL
2 20 (80.00%) Couchbase
3 18 (72.00%) Python
4 17 (68.00%) PHP
5 16 (64.00%) Software Engineering
6 15 (60.00%) Hadoop
6 15 (60.00%) Java
6 15 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (60.00%) Apache Spark
6 15 (60.00%) Big Data
7 14 (56.00%) Retail
8 10 (40.00%) Ruby
8 10 (40.00%) WebSphere
8 10 (40.00%) Jetty
8 10 (40.00%) Multithreading
8 10 (40.00%) Time Management
8 10 (40.00%) JIRA
8 10 (40.00%) Refactoring
8 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (40.00%) jQuery
8 10 (40.00%) Open Source
8 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
8 10 (40.00%) PHPUnit
8 10 (40.00%) HTML5
8 10 (40.00%) Puppet
8 10 (40.00%) MongoDB

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
2 15 (60.00%) Apache Spark
2 15 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (40.00%) JBoss
3 10 (40.00%) Jetty
3 10 (40.00%) OpenStack
3 10 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 10 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 10 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 8 (32.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (20.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (80.00%) Couchbase
1 20 (80.00%) MySQL
2 15 (60.00%) Big Data
2 15 (60.00%) Hadoop
3 10 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 10 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 10 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (40.00%) Redis
3 10 (40.00%) Riak
3 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (40.00%) JIRA
1 10 (40.00%) PHPUnit
2 5 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 14 (56.00%) Retail
2 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (16.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Technical Leader
2 9 (36.00%) Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Java Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Java Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) CSS
1 10 (40.00%) ELK Stack
1 10 (40.00%) HTML
1 10 (40.00%) HTML5
1 10 (40.00%) jQuery
1 10 (40.00%) Laravel
1 10 (40.00%) REST
2 9 (36.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (36.00%) React
3 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
1 10 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 20 (80.00%) TDD
2 16 (64.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (40.00%) Coaching
3 10 (40.00%) Code Optimisation
3 10 (40.00%) Concurrent Programming
3 10 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 10 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 10 (40.00%) OO
3 10 (40.00%) Open Source
3 10 (40.00%) Refactoring
3 10 (40.00%) Time Management
3 10 (40.00%) UML
4 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (36.00%) DSDM
4 9 (36.00%) Kanban
4 9 (36.00%) RUP
4 9 (36.00%) Scrum
4 9 (36.00%) Software Delivery
4 9 (36.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Python
2 17 (68.00%) PHP
3 15 (60.00%) Java
4 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (40.00%) Ruby
5 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
5 8 (32.00%) Go
5 8 (32.00%) Perl
6 2 (8.00%) C#
7 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Ansible
1 10 (40.00%) Kibana
1 10 (40.00%) logstash
1 10 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (40.00%) Puppet
1 10 (40.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle