The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Solr skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Solr
Rank 144 128 120
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -8
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.041% 0.22% 0.056%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.96% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £57,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% +21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Apache Solr
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
442 415 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.33% 22.78% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 381 328 290
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Apache Solr as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Apache Solr Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Apache Solr
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apache Solr across the Birmingham region.

Apache Solr Salary Trend in Birmingham

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing Apache Solr 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Linked Data
2 2 (66.67%) Semantic Web
2 2 (66.67%) SPARQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Test-First Development
2 2 (66.67%) Lucene
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) JDBC
1 2 (66.67%) Lucene
1 2 (66.67%) ODBC
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Linked Data
1 2 (66.67%) Semantic Web
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Test-First Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) SPARQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cloudera