The first table below looks at the demand 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 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Solr
Rank 601 639 723
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +84
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 343 247 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.36% 1.07% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 244 217 175
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £30,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25137 23188 25082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.72% 20.88% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20671 19507 21871
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 18 April 2014 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 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
England +40 337 £50,000 +11.11% 36
London -23 209 £55,000 +22.22% 21
South East +3 55 £47,500 -5.00% 9
City of London -20 38 £60,000 +4.34% 5
North West +9 22 £40,000 +17.64% 3
West Sussex +10 19 £47,500 +26.66%
Crawley +19 17 £50,000 +33.33%
Lancashire - 17 £40,000 -
Brighton -5 15 £50,000 +8.69% 1
East Sussex -6 15 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands +13 13 £40,000 -
Preston - 12 £35,000 -
Leicestershire -3 11 £39,500 -
East Midlands -13 11 £39,500 -
Yorkshire -29 10 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Bristol +7 9 £51,250 +46.42%
South West +1 9 £51,250 +46.42%
Sussex - 9 £35,000 -
Leeds -17 8 £42,500 +13.33% 1
West Yorkshire -24 8 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Scotland -12 6 £35,000 -36.36%
Leicester - 6 £41,000 -
Manchester -1 5 £42,500 +25.00% 3
Glasgow -11 5 £32,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £37,500 -
Surbiton - 5 £50,000 -
East of England -10 4 £52,500 +23.52%
Hampshire - 4 £55,000 - 1
Hinckley - 4 £28,500 -
Hertfordshire +14 3 £55,000 +29.41%

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 408 (61.91%) Java
2 364 (55.24%) Linux
3 316 (47.95%) MySQL
4 314 (47.65%) JavaScript
5 259 (39.30%) Git (software)
6 250 (37.94%) HTML
7 245 (37.18%) Tomcat
8 235 (35.66%) Spring
9 230 (34.90%) Apache
10 210 (31.87%) CSS
11 202 (30.65%) MVC
12 200 (30.35%) PHP
13 194 (29.44%) SQL
14 187 (28.38%) Open Source
15 181 (27.47%) E-Commerce
16 178 (27.01%) MongoDB
17 175 (26.56%) jQuery
18 174 (26.40%) Hibernate
19 168 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
19 168 (25.49%) Lucene
20 161 (24.43%) J2EE
21 152 (23.07%) TDD
22 134 (20.33%) Puppet
23 132 (20.03%) UNIX
24 129 (19.58%) Scrum
25 126 (19.12%) JSP
26 123 (18.66%) Elasticsearch
27 122 (18.51%) Web Services
28 121 (18.36%) XML
28 121 (18.36%) NoSQL

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 245 (37.18%) Tomcat
2 230 (34.90%) Apache
3 123 (18.66%) Elasticsearch
4 73 (11.08%) Alfresco
5 72 (10.93%) CMS
6 68 (10.32%) Drupal
7 66 (10.02%) nginx
8 63 (9.56%) Node.js
9 51 (7.74%) IIS
10 38 (5.77%) WebLogic
11 18 (2.73%) WordPress
12 14 (2.12%) Joomla!
13 10 (1.52%) WebSphere
13 10 (1.52%) WebLogic Portal
14 8 (1.21%) Adobe CQ
15 7 (1.06%) OpenStack
15 7 (1.06%) Apache Pig
16 5 (0.76%) SharePoint
16 5 (0.76%) Commerce Server
16 5 (0.76%) Liferay
Applications
1 8 (1.21%) MS Excel
1 8 (1.21%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.06%) SPSS
2 7 (1.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (1.67%) Magento
2 9 (1.37%) Oracle CRM
3 6 (0.91%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.76%) Tridion
4 5 (0.76%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 65 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (8.65%) Amazon EC2
3 35 (5.31%) PaaS
4 34 (5.16%) SaaS
5 29 (4.40%) GitHub
6 25 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 21 (3.19%) IaaS
8 20 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
9 19 (2.88%) Amazon S3
10 17 (2.58%) Joyent
11 13 (1.97%) Trello
12 7 (1.06%) Google Apps
13 4 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.61%) Route 53
14 3 (0.46%) OpenShift
15 2 (0.30%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.70%) HTTP
2 28 (4.25%) Internet
3 16 (2.43%) TCP/IP
4 15 (2.28%) Firewall
5 13 (1.97%) SAN
6 11 (1.67%) DNS
7 9 (1.37%) Network Security
7 9 (1.37%) BIG-IP
8 8 (1.21%) SSH
9 5 (0.76%) OpenVPN
10 4 (0.61%) AMQP
11 3 (0.46%) SSL
11 3 (0.46%) SMTP
12 2 (0.30%) POP3
12 2 (0.30%) ICMP
13 1 (0.15%) VPN
13 1 (0.15%) LAN
13 1 (0.15%) VoIP
13 1 (0.15%) WAN
13 1 (0.15%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 316 (47.95%) MySQL
2 178 (27.01%) MongoDB
3 121 (18.36%) NoSQL
4 86 (13.05%) Hadoop
4 86 (13.05%) Big Data
5 83 (12.59%) SQL Server
6 70 (10.62%) PostgreSQL
7 44 (6.68%) Relational Database
8 32 (4.86%) Redis
9 27 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
10 24 (3.64%) Data Mining
11 21 (3.19%) CouchDB
11 21 (3.19%) Oracle Database
12 19 (2.88%) RDBMS
12 19 (2.88%) Apache Hive
13 15 (2.28%) Amazon RDS
14 14 (2.12%) HBase
15 13 (1.97%) MarkLogic
16 11 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 8 (1.21%) Riak
Development Applications
1 259 (39.30%) Git (software)
2 104 (15.78%) Subversion
3 100 (15.17%) Eclipse
4 95 (14.42%) Jenkins
5 89 (13.51%) JIRA
6 86 (13.05%) Ant
7 78 (11.84%) Maven
8 64 (9.71%) Selenium
9 44 (6.68%) Mockito
10 39 (5.92%) JUnit
11 33 (5.01%) Behat
12 28 (4.25%) TeamCity
13 25 (3.79%) PHPUnit
14 24 (3.64%) Hudson
15 23 (3.49%) NUnit
15 23 (3.49%) Cucumber
16 15 (2.28%) Jasmine
17 13 (1.97%) TestNG
18 12 (1.82%) Rhino Mocks
19 11 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (9.26%) Marketing
2 55 (8.35%) Retail
3 52 (7.89%) Finance
4 29 (4.40%) Publishing
5 25 (3.79%) Financial Institution
6 23 (3.49%) Advertising
7 21 (3.19%) Telecoms
8 19 (2.88%) Music Industry
9 11 (1.67%) Back Office
10 10 (1.52%) Banking
11 8 (1.21%) Games
12 4 (0.61%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.46%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.30%) Automotive
14 2 (0.30%) Law
14 2 (0.30%) Legal
15 1 (0.15%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 442 (67.07%) Developer
2 206 (31.26%) Java Developer
3 105 (15.93%) Senior Developer
4 71 (10.77%) PHP Developer
5 69 (10.47%) Software Engineer
6 64 (9.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 61 (9.26%) Senior Java Developer
8 40 (6.07%) Administrator
9 39 (5.92%) Programmer
10 37 (5.61%) Architect
10 37 (5.61%) Web Developer
11 34 (5.16%) Drupal Developer
12 32 (4.86%) Systems Administrator
13 27 (4.10%) Software Developer
14 26 (3.95%) Senior Software Engineer
15 23 (3.49%) Java Programmer
16 22 (3.34%) Technical Leader
16 22 (3.34%) .NET Developer
17 20 (3.03%) Linux Administrator
18 19 (2.88%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (37.94%) HTML
2 235 (35.66%) Spring
3 210 (31.87%) CSS
4 175 (26.56%) jQuery
5 174 (26.40%) Hibernate
6 168 (25.49%) Lucene
7 161 (24.43%) J2EE
8 126 (19.12%) JSP
9 122 (18.51%) Web Services
10 121 (18.36%) XML
11 112 (17.00%) .NET
12 103 (15.63%) Symfony
13 84 (12.75%) XSLT
13 84 (12.75%) RESTful
14 80 (12.14%) ActiveMQ
15 76 (11.53%) Spring MVC
16 67 (10.17%) ASP.NET
16 67 (10.17%) Struts
17 62 (9.41%) HTML5
17 62 (9.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 187 (28.38%) Open Source
2 52 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 38 (5.77%) Social Media
4 34 (5.16%) Replication
5 31 (4.70%) Digital Media
6 22 (3.34%) Xbox
7 21 (3.19%) Taxonomies
8 20 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (2.88%) Management Information System
9 19 (2.88%) Blackberry
10 16 (2.43%) Blog
10 16 (2.43%) GIS
11 14 (2.12%) IBM Mainframe
11 14 (2.12%) Mainframe
12 13 (1.97%) Mobile App
13 10 (1.52%) Artificial Intelligence
13 10 (1.52%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (1.52%) Clustering
14 7 (1.06%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 364 (55.24%) Linux
2 132 (20.03%) UNIX
3 69 (10.47%) Windows
4 51 (7.74%) Apple iOS
5 43 (6.53%) Mac OS X
5 43 (6.53%) Android
6 35 (5.31%) Debian
7 29 (4.40%) CentOS
8 24 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (2.88%) Ubuntu
10 17 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.61%) SELinux
12 4 (0.61%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.61%) Solaris
12 4 (0.61%) Gentoo
13 2 (0.30%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.30%) OS/2
13 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (30.65%) MVC
2 181 (27.47%) E-Commerce
3 168 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
4 152 (23.07%) TDD
5 129 (19.58%) Scrum
6 111 (16.84%) OO
7 107 (16.24%) Continuous Integration
8 102 (15.48%) Software Engineering
9 94 (14.26%) BDD
10 87 (13.20%) Content Management
11 70 (10.62%) Configuration Management
11 70 (10.62%) Web Development
12 58 (8.80%) Unit Testing
13 51 (7.74%) Automated Testing
14 46 (6.98%) OO PHP
15 44 (6.68%) SOA
15 44 (6.68%) Project Management
16 34 (5.16%) Kanban
17 33 (5.01%) Analytics
18 29 (4.40%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 408 (61.91%) Java
2 314 (47.65%) JavaScript
3 200 (30.35%) PHP
4 194 (29.44%) SQL
5 70 (10.62%) Python
6 66 (10.02%) Ruby
7 64 (9.71%) Scala
8 61 (9.26%) C#
9 43 (6.53%) Bash Shell
10 33 (5.01%) Perl
11 28 (4.25%) Shell Script
12 24 (3.64%) C++
13 23 (3.49%) Groovy
13 23 (3.49%) XPath
14 20 (3.03%) PHP5
15 17 (2.58%) HQL
16 12 (1.82%) C
17 10 (1.52%) R
18 9 (1.37%) Clojure
19 8 (1.21%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 63 (9.56%) Degree
2 9 (1.37%) PhD
3 4 (0.61%) SC Cleared
3 4 (0.61%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (0.30%) MCSE
4 2 (0.30%) MCSA
4 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.15%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.61%) QA
2 10 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 66 (10.02%) Varnish
2 17 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.97%) KVM
4 12 (1.82%) Samba
5 9 (1.37%) Postfix
5 9 (1.37%) VirtualBox
6 8 (1.21%) vSphere
7 6 (0.91%) NFS
8 5 (0.76%) Xen
9 4 (0.61%) Sendmail
9 4 (0.61%) Active Directory
10 2 (0.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 134 (20.33%) Puppet
2 96 (14.57%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (5.92%) ZABBIX
4 26 (3.95%) Nagios
5 22 (3.34%) Vagrant
6 20 (3.03%) StatsD
7 18 (2.73%) HAProxy
8 14 (2.12%) Capistrano
9 12 (1.82%) CFEngine
9 12 (1.82%) Munin
10 11 (1.67%) Ansible
11 6 (0.91%) Cacti
12 4 (0.61%) Ganglia
13 1 (0.15%) Plesk
Vendors
1 91 (13.81%) hybris
2 69 (10.47%) Oracle
3 65 (9.86%) Zend
4 48 (7.28%) Endeca
5 45 (6.83%) Google
6 41 (6.22%) JBoss
7 40 (6.07%) ATG
8 39 (5.92%) VMware
9 35 (5.31%) Rackspace
10 31 (4.70%) Demandware
11 30 (4.55%) Intershop
12 27 (4.10%) Red Hat
12 27 (4.10%) Twitter
13 23 (3.49%) IBM
14 22 (3.34%) Microsoft
14 22 (3.34%) Cisco
15 21 (3.19%) New Relic
16 20 (3.03%) Apple
17 19 (2.88%) HP
17 19 (2.88%) Sony
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
eFinancialCareers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
7Digital
Salary: Attractive Base + Benefits + Share Options
Posted: 4 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Insurance, HealthCare, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum (DOE) + exceptional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Bridge Recruitment UK Ltd
Salary: 33000-40000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IAD
Salary: Salary offered will be competitive & dependent on skills & experience
Posted: 11 days ago