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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Lucene
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 180 181
Rank change year-on-year -21 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 4 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.10% 0.059% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.15% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 12
Median salary £51,250 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.81% -3.33%  
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 1814 1331 1634
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 46.33% 39.07% 43.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1530 1151 1427
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 28 March 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 9 (100.00%) JBoss
1 9 (100.00%) Apache Solr
2 8 (88.89%) Hadoop
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
2 8 (88.89%) Puppet
2 8 (88.89%) MongoDB
2 8 (88.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (88.89%) NoSQL
2 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
2 8 (88.89%) Redis
2 8 (88.89%) Riak
2 8 (88.89%) OpenStack
2 8 (88.89%) Big Data
2 8 (88.89%) Couchbase
2 8 (88.89%) AngularJS
2 8 (88.89%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (88.89%) Go
2 8 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (88.89%) Ansible
2 8 (88.89%) logstash
2 8 (88.89%) Salt
2 8 (88.89%) Kibana
2 8 (88.89%) Mentoring
2 8 (88.89%) Coaching
2 8 (88.89%) Apache Spark

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 9 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 9 (100.00%) JBoss
1 9 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (88.89%) Apache Spark
2 8 (88.89%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (88.89%) Jetty
2 8 (88.89%) OpenStack
2 8 (88.89%) WebLogic
2 8 (88.89%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (88.89%) Big Data
2 8 (88.89%) Couchbase
2 8 (88.89%) Hadoop
2 8 (88.89%) MongoDB
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) NoSQL
2 8 (88.89%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (88.89%) Redis
2 8 (88.89%) Riak
General
1 8 (88.89%) Banking
1 8 (88.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Software Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Java Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) AngularJS
1 8 (88.89%) Elastic Stack
1 8 (88.89%) React
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) REST
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Android
1 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Coaching
1 8 (88.89%) Concurrent Programming
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (88.89%) DSDM
1 8 (88.89%) Kanban
1 8 (88.89%) Mentoring
1 8 (88.89%) Mobile Development
1 8 (88.89%) Multithreading
1 8 (88.89%) OO
1 8 (88.89%) RUP
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
1 8 (88.89%) Software Delivery
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
1 8 (88.89%) UML
1 8 (88.89%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
2 8 (88.89%) Go
2 8 (88.89%) Perl
2 8 (88.89%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) C#
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Ansible
1 8 (88.89%) Kibana
1 8 (88.89%) logstash
1 8 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (88.89%) Puppet
1 8 (88.89%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle