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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Solr
Rank 238 245 240
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 8 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.058% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.62% 0.28% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 9
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £37,400 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,950 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
1284 1431 1393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.82% 20.89% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 1201 1190
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Apache Solr across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Apache Solr Salary Histogram 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 27 May 2015. 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 +3 6 £32,000 -36.00%
Cheshire - 1 £45,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £37,500 -
Apache Solr
England

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 21 (95.45%) Java
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (86.36%) J2EE
2 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 19 (86.36%) E-Commerce
3 18 (81.82%) CSS
3 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 18 (81.82%) HTML
4 17 (77.27%) JSP
4 17 (77.27%) JBoss
4 17 (77.27%) Tomcat
4 17 (77.27%) Hibernate
4 17 (77.27%) Spring
5 8 (36.36%) Scrum
5 8 (36.36%) MySQL
6 7 (31.82%) SQL
7 6 (27.27%) Extreme Programming
7 6 (27.27%) Pair Programming
7 6 (27.27%) Ember.js
7 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
8 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
8 4 (18.18%) Degree
9 3 (13.64%) OOP
10 2 (9.09%) OO
10 2 (9.09%) Oracle
10 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
10 2 (9.09%) Sybase
10 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
10 2 (9.09%) IBM

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 17 (77.27%) JBoss
1 17 (77.27%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.09%) Redis
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 20 (90.91%) Java Developer
3 10 (45.45%) Graduate
4 9 (40.91%) Graduate Developer
4 9 (40.91%) Graduate Java Developer
5 7 (31.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
6 5 (22.73%) Programmer
6 5 (22.73%) Java Programmer
6 5 (22.73%) Senior Programmer
6 5 (22.73%) Senior Java Programmer
7 2 (9.09%) Junior
8 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
8 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Junior Java Developer
8 1 (4.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (4.55%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) J2EE
2 18 (81.82%) CSS
2 18 (81.82%) HTML
3 17 (77.27%) JSP
3 17 (77.27%) Hibernate
3 17 (77.27%) Spring
4 6 (27.27%) Ember.js
4 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.09%) Akka
5 2 (9.09%) Play Framework
5 2 (9.09%) Kafka
5 2 (9.09%) REST
6 1 (4.55%) Regular Expression
6 1 (4.55%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (86.36%) E-Commerce
3 8 (36.36%) Scrum
4 6 (27.27%) Extreme Programming
4 6 (27.27%) Pair Programming
4 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.64%) OOP
6 2 (9.09%) OO
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
7 1 (4.55%) CRM
7 1 (4.55%) MVC
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) Java
2 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) PHP5
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
1 2 (9.09%) Sybase
1 2 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) Zend