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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Solr
Rank - 237 217
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 0 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.19% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.94% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 26
Average salary - £21,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.82%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
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
1209 1376 1379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.22% 19.91% 21.06%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1225 1180
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) JSF
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) JPA
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (50.00%) CloudFront
3 3 (50.00%) LESS
3 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (50.00%) EJB
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) JBoss
4 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) JSP
5 1 (16.67%) Struts
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) FatWire
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Lucene

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) JCAPS
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (50.00%) CloudFront
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) EJB
2 3 (50.00%) JPA
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) JSF
2 3 (50.00%) LESS
2 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JSP
4 1 (16.67%) Lucene
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Struts
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Endeca
1 1 (16.67%) FatWire
1 1 (16.67%) hybris
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle