The first table below looks at the demand for Apache Solr skills in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Solr
Rank 216 217 198
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 9 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.056% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.81% 0.25% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 16
Average salary £51,250 £35,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.42% +23.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £35,000 £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Application Platforms Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1106 1217 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.07% 22.62% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1053 888
Average salary £36,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Apache Solr
England

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Apache Solr Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Apache Solr
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Apache Solr Salary Trend in the South West

Apache Solr
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Apache Solr across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Apache Solr Salary Histogram in the South West

Apache Solr
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +7 9 £51,250 +46.42%
Apache Solr
England

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 24 (96.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) Big Data
3 20 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 20 (80.00%) Hadoop
4 17 (68.00%) Spring
5 16 (64.00%) MySQL
5 16 (64.00%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (60.00%) Eclipse
7 14 (56.00%) Hibernate
8 12 (48.00%) Twitter
9 11 (44.00%) Natural Language Processing
10 8 (32.00%) Digital Media
11 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
11 7 (28.00%) Web Services
11 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
12 6 (24.00%) Artifactory
12 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
12 6 (24.00%) Social Media
13 5 (20.00%) Degree
13 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
14 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
15 3 (12.00%) ActiveMQ
15 3 (12.00%) Spring MVC
15 3 (12.00%) MVC
15 3 (12.00%) Oracle
15 3 (12.00%) Linux
15 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
16 2 (8.00%) Rackspace
16 2 (8.00%) Analytics
16 2 (8.00%) Play Framework

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 16 (64.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.00%) Mule
2 1 (4.00%) WordPress
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Rackspace Cloud
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (84.00%) Big Data
2 20 (80.00%) Hadoop
3 16 (64.00%) MySQL
4 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (8.00%) Riak
5 2 (8.00%) CouchDB
6 1 (4.00%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (24.00%) Artifactory
4 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.00%) Subversion
5 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Software Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Java Developer
4 9 (36.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Java Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) Spring
2 14 (56.00%) Hibernate
3 11 (44.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 7 (28.00%) Web Services
5 3 (12.00%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (12.00%) Spring MVC
6 2 (8.00%) Play Framework
6 2 (8.00%) Struts
6 2 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (8.00%) Struts2
7 1 (4.00%) Memcached
7 1 (4.00%) Java EE
7 1 (4.00%) Grails
7 1 (4.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) LAMP
7 1 (4.00%) Swing
7 1 (4.00%) XML
7 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Digital Media
2 6 (24.00%) Social Media
3 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Open Source
4 1 (4.00%) Machine Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (12.00%) MVC
2 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.00%) Analytics
3 2 (8.00%) OO
3 2 (8.00%) Scrum
3 2 (8.00%) TDD
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.00%) Kanban
4 1 (4.00%) Information Security
4 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.00%) SOA
4 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) Haskell
3 2 (8.00%) Scala
4 1 (4.00%) Clojure
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Twitter
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Rackspace
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft