Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Lucene
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 157 160
Rank change year-on-year +18 +3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Lucene 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.099% 0.077% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.20% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -7.14%
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +11.11%

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 Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 713 982 1058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 35.21% 37.61% 38.42%
Number of salaries quoted 652 891 900
Wales median annual salary £39,351 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,297 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £47,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

Lucene
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Lucene as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Lucene in Wales

Lucene
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Lucene in Wales

Lucene
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lucene within the Wales region over the 6 months to 19 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
North Wales - 2 £40,000 -
Lucene
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 Wales region with a requirement for Lucene.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Wiki
1 2 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Talend
1 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (100.00%) Kibana
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus

Lucene
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Talend