The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Lucene
England / South West
Rank 216 244 240
Rank change year-on-year +28 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 13 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.26% 0.14% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.35% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 5
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -15.78%  
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 the South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2173 2316 2565
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 43.34% 39.70% 43.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1823 1960 2329
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Lucene
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 in the South West.

Salary trend for Lucene in the South West

Lucene
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lucene in the South West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lucene 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 23 March 2017. 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 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
Bristol +10 13 £55,000 +37.50%
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 South West region with a requirement for Lucene.

1 31 (100.00%) MySQL
1 31 (100.00%) Oracle
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 31 (100.00%) UML
1 31 (100.00%) OO
1 31 (100.00%) JBoss
1 31 (100.00%) RUP
1 31 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 31 (100.00%) DSDM
1 31 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 31 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 31 (100.00%) Scrum
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (100.00%) TDD
1 31 (100.00%) Web Development
1 31 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 31 (100.00%) Jetty
1 31 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 31 (100.00%) Kanban
1 31 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 31 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 31 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 31 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 31 (100.00%) Puppet
1 31 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 31 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 31 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 31 (100.00%) Redis
1 31 (100.00%) Riak

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 31 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 31 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 31 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 31 (100.00%) JBoss
1 31 (100.00%) Jetty
1 31 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 31 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 31 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 31 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (32.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 31 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 31 (100.00%) Big Data
1 31 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 31 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 31 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 31 (100.00%) MySQL
1 31 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 31 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 31 (100.00%) Redis
1 31 (100.00%) Riak
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (77.42%) Banking
1 24 (77.42%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (61.29%) Java Developer
2 19 (61.29%) Senior Developer
3 10 (32.26%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (19.35%) .NET Developer
4 6 (19.35%) C# Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Software Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Technologist
6 2 (6.45%) Technologist
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Agile Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 31 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 31 (100.00%) React
2 6 (19.35%) .NET
3 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (29.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Android
1 21 (67.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (100.00%) Coaching
1 31 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 31 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 31 (100.00%) DSDM
1 31 (100.00%) Kanban
1 31 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 31 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 31 (100.00%) OO
1 31 (100.00%) RUP
1 31 (100.00%) Scrum
1 31 (100.00%) TDD
1 31 (100.00%) UML
1 31 (100.00%) Web Development
2 25 (80.65%) Software Delivery
3 21 (67.74%) Mobile Development
4 10 (32.26%) Waterfall
5 3 (9.68%) MVC
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) Java
2 19 (61.29%) Bash Shell
2 19 (61.29%) Go
2 19 (61.29%) Perl
2 19 (61.29%) Python
3 17 (54.84%) C#
4 7 (22.58%) PHP
Systems Management
1 31 (100.00%) Ansible
1 31 (100.00%) Kibana
1 31 (100.00%) logstash
1 31 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 31 (100.00%) Puppet
1 31 (100.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Oracle