The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank - 210 196
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.018% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.054% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £35,000
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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2029 1844 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.23% 33.89% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1756 1646 1669
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Lucene Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Lucene
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Lucene Salary Trend in the West Midlands