The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Solr skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Solr
Rank 572 566 550
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 330 327 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.32% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.48% 1.50% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 261 264 290
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £46,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-18.91% +23.33%

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
22292 21856 22907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.15% 21.07% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 18957 17911 19840
Average salary £43,875 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Apache Solr Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Apache Solr
Salary Trend

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

Apache Solr Salary Trend in the UK

Apache Solr
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Apache Solr over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 within the UK.

Apache Solr Salary Histogram in the UK

Apache Solr
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Solr within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 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
England -1 324 £47,500 -5.00% 44
London +12 188 £57,500 +10.57% 24
South East -27 65 £37,500 -25.00% 8
City of London +30 50 £60,000 +9.09% 7
West Sussex +14 33 £37,500 -26.82% 1
Crawley -3 18 £40,000 -23.80% 1
South West -8 18 £45,000 -30.76% 3
Oxfordshire -3 12 £23,500 -49.73%
Bristol -7 12 £45,000 -30.76%
North West -21 12 £22,000 -31.25% 2
East of England -10 10 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Worthing - 10 £31,500 -
East Midlands +29 9 £35,000 +2.18%
Reading +12 9 £60,000 -22.58% 1
Surbiton -1 9 £37,500 -34.78%
Berkshire -2 9 £60,000 -22.58% 1
West Midlands -3 9 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Hertfordshire -2 8 £45,000 -
Watford - 8 £45,000 -
Lancashire -1 7 £21,000 -44.00% 1
Yorkshire -16 7 £40,000 -9.09% 2
North East - 7 £35,000 -
Northamptonshire - 7 £35,000 -
Teesside - 7 £35,000 -
Blackburn - 7 £21,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 7 £37,500 - 1
Wallingford -5 6 £23,500 -37.74%
Oxford +2 5 £50,000 +8.10%
Gatwick - 5 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 5 £30,000 -

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 403 (56.44%) Java
2 351 (49.16%) MySQL
3 313 (43.84%) JavaScript
4 291 (40.76%) Linux
5 289 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
6 284 (39.78%) E-Commerce
7 279 (39.08%) Spring
8 277 (38.80%) Tomcat
9 272 (38.10%) SQL
10 248 (34.73%) HTML
11 238 (33.33%) Git (software)
12 226 (31.65%) CSS
13 219 (30.67%) Apache
14 216 (30.25%) MVC
15 212 (29.69%) jQuery
16 204 (28.57%) Lucene
17 203 (28.43%) Web Services
18 197 (27.59%) TDD
19 193 (27.03%) J2EE
20 188 (26.33%) Hibernate
21 169 (23.67%) MongoDB
22 168 (23.53%) SQL Server
23 163 (22.83%) .NET
24 161 (22.55%) PHP
24 161 (22.55%) Windows
25 156 (21.85%) Elasticsearch
26 149 (20.87%) nginx
27 143 (20.03%) C#
28 142 (19.89%) REST
29 140 (19.61%) ASP.NET

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 277 (38.80%) Tomcat
2 219 (30.67%) Apache
3 156 (21.85%) Elasticsearch
4 149 (20.87%) nginx
5 112 (15.69%) IIS
6 67 (9.38%) Node.js
7 60 (8.40%) CMS
8 56 (7.84%) Drupal
9 34 (4.76%) WebLogic
10 28 (3.92%) GlassFish
11 21 (2.94%) Liferay
11 21 (2.94%) Adobe CQ
11 21 (2.94%) Commerce Server
12 20 (2.80%) Mule
13 19 (2.66%) JBoss
14 18 (2.52%) WordPress
14 18 (2.52%) OpenStack
14 18 (2.52%) Apache Spark
15 17 (2.38%) Oracle Coherence
16 15 (2.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (0.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.42%) Weka
3 2 (0.28%) MS Office
4 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.40%) Fredhopper
2 5 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.28%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.14%) Magento
4 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 100 (14.01%) GitHub
2 88 (12.32%) Amazon AWS
3 84 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 46 (6.44%) Trello
5 43 (6.02%) Cloud Computing
6 23 (3.22%) PaaS
7 18 (2.52%) SaaS
8 16 (2.24%) IaaS
9 8 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.70%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.28%) Joyent
11 2 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 97 (13.59%) HTTP
2 30 (4.20%) Firewall
3 18 (2.52%) BIG-IP
4 15 (2.10%) SSH
5 13 (1.82%) Internet
6 10 (1.40%) Telnet
7 6 (0.84%) DNS
8 5 (0.70%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.42%) SSL
9 3 (0.42%) Network Security
10 2 (0.28%) SAN
11 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.14%) VoIP
11 1 (0.14%) POP3
11 1 (0.14%) SMTP
11 1 (0.14%) DAB
11 1 (0.14%) Extranet
11 1 (0.14%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 351 (49.16%) MySQL
2 169 (23.67%) MongoDB
3 168 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 123 (17.23%) NoSQL
5 81 (11.34%) PostgreSQL
6 57 (7.98%) Big Data
7 54 (7.56%) Redis
8 50 (7.00%) Hadoop
9 48 (6.72%) RavenDB
10 47 (6.58%) Relational Database
11 31 (4.34%) Apache Cassandra
11 31 (4.34%) RDBMS
12 27 (3.78%) Couchbase
13 20 (2.80%) DB2
14 17 (2.38%) MariaDB
14 17 (2.38%) HBase
15 14 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
17 10 (1.40%) Riak
Development Applications
1 238 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 116 (16.25%) Maven
3 107 (14.99%) Subversion
4 106 (14.85%) TeamCity
5 101 (14.15%) Selenium
6 91 (12.75%) NUnit
7 87 (12.18%) Rhino Mocks
8 77 (10.78%) Eclipse
9 73 (10.22%) Ant
10 66 (9.24%) Cucumber
11 59 (8.26%) Mockito
12 58 (8.12%) Jenkins
13 55 (7.70%) JUnit
14 53 (7.42%) JIRA
15 52 (7.28%) ReSharper
16 46 (6.44%) dotTrace
16 46 (6.44%) YouTrack
16 46 (6.44%) Octopus Deploy
17 41 (5.74%) Jasmine
18 37 (5.18%) PhantomJS
General
1 81 (11.34%) Finance
2 78 (10.92%) Retail
3 59 (8.26%) Publishing
4 46 (6.44%) French Language
5 39 (5.46%) Telecoms
6 22 (3.08%) Marketing
7 18 (2.52%) Music Industry
8 17 (2.38%) Automotive
9 14 (1.96%) Games
10 11 (1.54%) Multimedia
11 7 (0.98%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.70%) Legal
12 5 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.70%) Electronics
13 4 (0.56%) Back Office
13 4 (0.56%) Law
13 4 (0.56%) Advertising
14 1 (0.14%) Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 480 (67.23%) Developer
2 245 (34.31%) Java Developer
3 181 (25.35%) Senior Developer
4 105 (14.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 69 (9.66%) .NET Developer
6 51 (7.14%) Architect
7 49 (6.86%) Administrator
8 41 (5.74%) Solutions Architect
9 40 (5.60%) Web Developer
9 40 (5.60%) Linux Administrator
10 37 (5.18%) Consultant
11 36 (5.04%) Software Engineer
12 34 (4.76%) PHP Developer
13 30 (4.20%) Senior .NET Developer
14 29 (4.06%) C# .NET Developer
14 29 (4.06%) Java Consultant
14 29 (4.06%) C# Developer
15 28 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
16 27 (3.78%) Systems Administrator
17 24 (3.36%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (39.08%) Spring
2 248 (34.73%) HTML
3 226 (31.65%) CSS
4 212 (29.69%) jQuery
5 204 (28.57%) Lucene
6 203 (28.43%) Web Services
7 193 (27.03%) J2EE
8 188 (26.33%) Hibernate
9 163 (22.83%) .NET
10 142 (19.89%) REST
11 140 (19.61%) ASP.NET
12 134 (18.77%) XML
13 120 (16.81%) AngularJS
14 105 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
15 99 (13.87%) JSP
16 69 (9.66%) RESTful
17 66 (9.24%) Sass
17 66 (9.24%) XHTML
18 63 (8.82%) XSLT
19 61 (8.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 131 (18.35%) Open Source
2 96 (13.45%) Computer Science
3 53 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (6.44%) Client/Server
5 40 (5.60%) iPad
6 35 (4.90%) Blackberry
7 31 (4.34%) Digital Media
8 27 (3.78%) Algorithms
9 24 (3.36%) BBC
10 23 (3.22%) Management Information System
11 21 (2.94%) User Experience
12 20 (2.80%) Visualisation
13 13 (1.82%) Data Structures
14 10 (1.40%) Social Media
15 9 (1.26%) Replication
15 9 (1.26%) Wiki
16 8 (1.12%) Smartphone
17 7 (0.98%) Derivative
17 7 (0.98%) Clustering
17 7 (0.98%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 291 (40.76%) Linux
2 161 (22.55%) Windows
3 101 (14.15%) UNIX
4 63 (8.82%) Debian
5 38 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 34 (4.76%) CentOS
7 25 (3.50%) Ubuntu
8 21 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (1.26%) Android
10 8 (1.12%) Apple iOS
10 8 (1.12%) Fedora
11 7 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (0.84%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.56%) Solaris
14 1 (0.14%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (39.78%) E-Commerce
3 216 (30.25%) MVC
4 197 (27.59%) TDD
5 127 (17.79%) Scrum
6 126 (17.65%) OO
7 116 (16.25%) BDD
8 100 (14.01%) DevOps
9 94 (13.17%) Unit Testing
10 86 (12.04%) Software Engineering
10 86 (12.04%) SOA
11 69 (9.66%) Web Development
12 66 (9.24%) Pair Programming
13 65 (9.10%) Mentoring
14 51 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
15 49 (6.86%) Multithreading
16 45 (6.30%) Refactoring
17 40 (5.60%) Extreme Programming
17 40 (5.60%) OOP
18 38 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 403 (56.44%) Java
2 313 (43.84%) JavaScript
3 272 (38.10%) SQL
4 161 (22.55%) PHP
5 143 (20.03%) C#
6 76 (10.64%) Ruby
7 75 (10.50%) Python
8 64 (8.96%) T-SQL
9 32 (4.48%) Bash Shell
10 31 (4.34%) Scala
11 26 (3.64%) HQL
12 22 (3.08%) Perl
13 21 (2.94%) PHP5
14 20 (2.80%) Groovy
15 12 (1.68%) Shell Script
15 12 (1.68%) PL/SQL
16 11 (1.54%) C++
17 6 (0.84%) ActionScript
18 5 (0.70%) C
18 5 (0.70%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 102 (14.29%) Degree
2 7 (0.98%) Sun Certification
3 3 (0.42%) IBM WebSphere Certification
3 3 (0.42%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.28%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.14%) MCSE
5 1 (0.14%) MCSA
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.64%) QA
1 26 (3.64%) PCI DSS
2 11 (1.54%) SLA
3 5 (0.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 65 (9.10%) Varnish
2 23 (3.22%) vSphere
3 19 (2.66%) KVM
4 16 (2.24%) Samba
5 13 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (0.98%) Docker
7 6 (0.84%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.28%) HDFS
9 1 (0.14%) Xen
9 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 84 (11.76%) Puppet
2 46 (6.44%) logstash
2 46 (6.44%) Kibana
3 45 (6.30%) StatsD
4 43 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (4.34%) ZABBIX
6 29 (4.06%) Graphite
7 24 (3.36%) HAProxy
8 14 (1.96%) Ansible
8 14 (1.96%) Vagrant
9 13 (1.82%) Hadoop YARN
10 11 (1.54%) Nagios
11 8 (1.12%) Munin
12 7 (0.98%) Zenoss
12 7 (0.98%) Icinga
13 4 (0.56%) nmon
14 2 (0.28%) Cacti
15 1 (0.14%) Capistrano
15 1 (0.14%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 136 (19.05%) hybris
2 84 (11.76%) Endeca
3 79 (11.06%) Oracle
4 62 (8.68%) Rackspace
5 55 (7.70%) Microsoft
6 49 (6.86%) Red Hat
7 47 (6.58%) New Relic
8 42 (5.88%) SAP
9 41 (5.74%) VMware
10 34 (4.76%) ATG
11 33 (4.62%) Demandware
12 29 (4.06%) Intershop
13 28 (3.92%) Zend
14 26 (3.64%) Twitter
15 21 (2.94%) IBM
15 21 (2.94%) Sun
16 19 (2.66%) Cisco
16 19 (2.66%) Google
17 18 (2.52%) TIBCO
17 18 (2.52%) Sony
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 15% bonus and great holidays + enter
Posted: 3 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Benefit Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago