The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Solr skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Solr
Rank 252 229 241
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 4 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.054% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.25% 0.77% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 13
Average salary £33,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.58% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £48,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.67% +17.57%
Apache Solr
England

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

Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1592 1299 1454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.54% 19.18% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1132 1315
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Apache Solr across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Apache Solr Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Apache Solr
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Apache Solr Salary Trend in the North West

Apache Solr
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Solr within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -15 2 £37,500 -23.46%
Cheshire - 2 £31,250 -
Apache Solr
England

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Apache Solr also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Apache Solr.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Spring
2 9 (81.82%) JBoss
2 9 (81.82%) Tomcat
2 9 (81.82%) Hibernate
3 8 (72.73%) Mentoring
3 8 (72.73%) Web Application Development
3 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) JSP
3 8 (72.73%) Struts
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) J2EE
4 4 (36.36%) Mainframe
4 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 4 (36.36%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) OOP
6 2 (18.18%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) Kafka
6 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (18.18%) REST
6 2 (18.18%) Redis
6 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
6 2 (18.18%) Akka
6 2 (18.18%) Play Framework
7 1 (9.09%) NoSQL

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Apache Solr also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Apache Solr. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (81.82%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (9.09%) Jetty
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Redis
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Mahout
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Principle Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Spring
1 9 (81.82%) Hibernate
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) JSP
2 8 (72.73%) Struts
2 8 (72.73%) J2EE
3 2 (18.18%) Kafka
3 2 (18.18%) REST
3 2 (18.18%) Akka
3 2 (18.18%) Play Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mainframe
1 4 (36.36%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Mentoring
2 8 (72.73%) Web Application Development
2 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) JBoss
2 4 (36.36%) IBM