Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Lucene
England > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 298 316 342
Rank change year-on-year +18 +26 -14
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 41 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.40% 0.28% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 0.70% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 40 30 16
South West median annual salary £40,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.00% +19.05% +23.53%
10th Percentile £33,250 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £78,750 £83,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +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 South West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4529 4402 4963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 44.08% 40.35% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3896 3824 4330
South West median annual salary £41,438 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.60% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Lucene
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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
Devon - 35 £40,000 - 1
Bristol -45 5 £57,500 -8.00% 1
Somerset -3 1 - -
Lucene
England

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

1 38 (92.68%) Java
2 35 (85.37%) SQL
3 34 (82.93%) RESTful
4 33 (80.49%) Spring
5 31 (75.61%) JavaScript
6 30 (73.17%) Apache Solr
7 29 (70.73%) Hadoop
7 29 (70.73%) AngularJS
7 29 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (68.29%) Hibernate
8 28 (68.29%) Apache Wicket
8 28 (68.29%) Web Services
8 28 (68.29%) Elasticsearch
9 26 (63.41%) HTML
10 24 (58.54%) CSS
11 22 (53.66%) Mobile App
12 20 (48.78%) SEO
13 19 (46.34%) Git (software)
14 14 (34.15%) Scrum
14 14 (34.15%) Tomcat
15 13 (31.71%) Eclipse
15 13 (31.71%) JUnit
15 13 (31.71%) Selenium
16 12 (29.27%) Degree
16 12 (29.27%) Computer Science
17 11 (26.83%) Web Development
17 11 (26.83%) Maven
18 9 (21.95%) TDD
18 9 (21.95%) Computer Science Degree
18 9 (21.95%) Amazon AWS

Lucene
Co-occurring 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 30 (73.17%) Apache Solr
2 28 (68.29%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (34.15%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.44%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) Jetty
4 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.20%) GitHub
3 3 (7.32%) SaaS
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (70.73%) Hadoop
2 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
3 5 (12.20%) Triplestore
4 3 (7.32%) MySQL
5 2 (4.88%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.44%) Big Data
6 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.44%) Redis
6 1 (2.44%) Riak
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (46.34%) Git (software)
2 13 (31.71%) Eclipse
2 13 (31.71%) JUnit
2 13 (31.71%) Selenium
3 11 (26.83%) Maven
4 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
5 6 (14.63%) JIRA
6 5 (12.20%) Gradle
7 1 (2.44%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (2.44%) Advertising
1 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (87.80%) Developer
2 29 (70.73%) Java Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Senior Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Ruby Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Search Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.44%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Junior
7 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Linux Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Mid-Level Java Developer
7 1 (2.44%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.44%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.44%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 1 (2.44%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (82.93%) RESTful
2 33 (80.49%) Spring
3 29 (70.73%) AngularJS
4 28 (68.29%) Apache Wicket
4 28 (68.29%) Hibernate
4 28 (68.29%) Web Services
5 26 (63.41%) HTML
6 24 (58.54%) CSS
7 6 (14.63%) Ember.js
8 5 (12.20%) Apache Tika
8 5 (12.20%) Grails
8 5 (12.20%) Nutch
8 5 (12.20%) Play Framework
8 5 (12.20%) Spring Boot
9 4 (9.76%) JSON
9 4 (9.76%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (7.32%) HTML5
10 3 (7.32%) jQuery
11 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (2.44%) React
Miscellaneous
1 22 (53.66%) Mobile App
2 12 (29.27%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) User Experience
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (48.78%) SEO
3 14 (34.15%) Scrum
4 11 (26.83%) Web Development
5 9 (21.95%) TDD
6 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
7 6 (14.63%) UML
8 5 (12.20%) Mobile Development
8 5 (12.20%) Open Source
9 4 (9.76%) Information Retrieval
9 4 (9.76%) Machine Learning
9 4 (9.76%) Open Source Development
9 4 (9.76%) Prototyping
9 4 (9.76%) SDLC
9 4 (9.76%) Software Delivery
10 2 (4.88%) Front End Development
10 2 (4.88%) OOP
11 1 (2.44%) DSDM
11 1 (2.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 38 (92.68%) Java
2 35 (85.37%) SQL
3 31 (75.61%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.63%) Python
5 5 (12.20%) Groovy
5 5 (12.20%) Ruby
6 3 (7.32%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.44%) Go
7 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Degree
2 9 (21.95%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Ansible
1 1 (2.44%) Kibana
1 1 (2.44%) logstash
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle