The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Lucene skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Lucene
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 173 170
Rank change year-on-year -29 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 2 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.048% 0.29% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.70% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 15
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +50.00% -11.11%  

Lucene is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1859 1429 1454
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 44.97% 41.37% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1613 1238 1257
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Lucene
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Lucene as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Lucene in Manchester

Lucene
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lucene in Manchester.

Salary trend for Lucene in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Lucene.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Solr
2 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) Redis
2 5 (83.33%) Riak
2 5 (83.33%) Big Data
2 5 (83.33%) Couchbase
2 5 (83.33%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (83.33%) logstash
2 5 (83.33%) Kibana
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Spark
2 5 (83.33%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (83.33%) RUP
2 5 (83.33%) DSDM
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Kanban
3 4 (66.67%) JBoss
3 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (50.00%) UML
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) Python

Lucene
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (100.00%) Apache Solr
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Spark
2 5 (83.33%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (66.67%) JBoss
3 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
4 3 (50.00%) Jetty
4 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
4 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (83.33%) Big Data
1 5 (83.33%) Couchbase
1 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
1 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
1 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
1 5 (83.33%) Redis
1 5 (83.33%) Riak
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) React
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) DSDM
1 5 (83.33%) Kanban
1 5 (83.33%) RUP
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Coaching
2 3 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Go
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Kibana
1 5 (83.33%) logstash
2 3 (50.00%) Ansible
2 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Apple