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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Lucene
Rank 224 243 236
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 13 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.15% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.35% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 2
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +23.52%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +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
2097 2569 2670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.77% 43.65% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1845 2219 2299
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 July 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 27 July 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
Somerset - 7 £40,000 -
Bristol +27 6 £62,500 +21.95%
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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%) Software Engineering
3 16 (64.00%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (64.00%) MySQL
3 16 (64.00%) Python
3 16 (64.00%) TDD
3 16 (64.00%) Couchbase
4 15 (60.00%) PHP
5 14 (56.00%) Java
5 14 (56.00%) Retail
5 14 (56.00%) Hadoop
5 14 (56.00%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (56.00%) Apache Spark
5 14 (56.00%) Big Data
6 11 (44.00%) Code Optimisation
6 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
6 11 (44.00%) Laravel
6 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
6 11 (44.00%) Open Source
6 11 (44.00%) PHPUnit
6 11 (44.00%) HTML5
6 11 (44.00%) REST
6 11 (44.00%) Ruby
6 11 (44.00%) Time Management
6 11 (44.00%) JIRA
6 11 (44.00%) Refactoring
6 11 (44.00%) jQuery
6 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (44.00%) HTML
6 11 (44.00%) CSS

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 14 (56.00%) Apache Spark
2 14 (56.00%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (36.00%) Apache
4 5 (20.00%) JBoss
4 5 (20.00%) Jetty
4 5 (20.00%) OpenStack
4 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (16.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) Couchbase
1 16 (64.00%) MySQL
2 14 (56.00%) Big Data
2 14 (56.00%) Hadoop
3 9 (36.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (20.00%) Redis
4 5 (20.00%) Riak
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
1 11 (44.00%) JIRA
1 11 (44.00%) PHPUnit
2 9 (36.00%) Maven
General
1 14 (56.00%) Retail
2 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Technical Leader
2 9 (36.00%) Java Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) CSS
1 11 (44.00%) HTML
1 11 (44.00%) HTML5
1 11 (44.00%) jQuery
1 11 (44.00%) Laravel
1 11 (44.00%) REST
2 9 (36.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (36.00%) Spring
3 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (20.00%) ELK Stack
3 5 (20.00%) React
4 1 (4.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (36.00%) Digital Media
2 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
1 11 (44.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (64.00%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (64.00%) TDD
3 11 (44.00%) Code Optimisation
3 11 (44.00%) Open Source
3 11 (44.00%) Refactoring
3 11 (44.00%) Time Management
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) Coaching
4 5 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 5 (20.00%) DSDM
4 5 (20.00%) Kanban
4 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 5 (20.00%) OO
4 5 (20.00%) RUP
4 5 (20.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 5 (20.00%) UML
4 5 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) Python
2 15 (60.00%) PHP
3 14 (56.00%) Java
4 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (44.00%) Ruby
5 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (20.00%) Go
5 5 (20.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Ansible
1 5 (20.00%) Kibana
1 5 (20.00%) logstash
1 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (20.00%) Puppet
1 5 (20.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle