Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Lucene skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Lucene over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Lucene
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 370 360 342
Rank change year-on-year -10 -18 +36
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 3 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.023% 0.080% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.051% 0.19% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 22
North West median annual salary £45,000 £53,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.28% +19.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £47,499 £78,750 £51,125
England median annual salary £56,250 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +9.09% +10.00%

Lucene is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5865 5217 5166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.38% 41.81% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4880 4547 4440
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Lucene
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Lucene as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Lucene in the North West

Lucene
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Lucene in the North West

Lucene
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lucene within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -21 2 £45,000 -16.28%
Cheshire - 1 £47,000 -
Lucene
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Lucene.

1 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Solr
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Core
3 1 (33.33%) Talend
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

Lucene
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North 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 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Solr
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SDL Web 8
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Core
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Code Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Talend