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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Solr
Rank 602 647 706
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +59
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 324 246 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.31% 1.07% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 229 212 176
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -13.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £59,750
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
24680 22989 24728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.74% 20.81% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 20318 19359 21557
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 24 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 24 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 +37 319 £50,000 +17.64% 24
London -16 204 £55,000 +22.22% 16
South East -1 46 £40,000 -20.00% 3
City of London -16 38 £60,000 +4.34% 3
North West +16 18 £40,000 +21.21% 2
West Sussex +7 16 £43,750 +16.66%
Crawley +17 14 £48,750 +30.00%
West Midlands +24 13 £40,000 -
Brighton -6 13 £50,000 +8.69% 1
East Sussex -7 13 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Leicestershire +2 11 £39,500 -
East Midlands -2 11 £39,500 -
Yorkshire -30 11 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Lancashire - 11 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire -13 9 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Leeds -22 9 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Bristol +9 8 £47,500 +35.71% 1
South West +1 8 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Sussex - 8 £31,250 -
Preston - 8 £35,000 -
Manchester +4 7 £42,500 +14.86% 2
Leicester - 6 £41,000 -
Scotland -2 5 £32,500 -40.90%
Glasgow -15 5 £32,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £37,500 -
Surbiton - 5 £50,000 -
East of England -21 4 £52,500 +23.52%
Hinckley - 4 £28,500 -
Hertfordshire +9 3 £55,000 +29.41%
Hampshire - 3 £55,000 -

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 399 (61.48%) Java
2 354 (54.55%) Linux
3 309 (47.61%) JavaScript
3 309 (47.61%) MySQL
4 257 (39.60%) Git (software)
5 243 (37.44%) HTML
6 237 (36.52%) Tomcat
7 231 (35.59%) Spring
8 221 (34.05%) Apache
9 207 (31.90%) MVC
10 202 (31.12%) CSS
11 195 (30.05%) PHP
12 189 (29.12%) SQL
13 183 (28.20%) E-Commerce
14 181 (27.89%) Open Source
15 177 (27.27%) jQuery
16 175 (26.96%) MongoDB
17 168 (25.89%) Hibernate
18 167 (25.73%) Agile Software Development
19 163 (25.12%) Lucene
20 158 (24.35%) J2EE
21 148 (22.80%) TDD
22 134 (20.65%) UNIX
23 132 (20.34%) Puppet
24 124 (19.11%) Elasticsearch
25 122 (18.80%) JSP
25 122 (18.80%) Web Services
25 122 (18.80%) Scrum
26 119 (18.34%) NoSQL
27 113 (17.41%) XML

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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
1 237 (36.52%) Tomcat
2 221 (34.05%) Apache
3 124 (19.11%) Elasticsearch
4 72 (11.09%) CMS
4 72 (11.09%) Alfresco
5 67 (10.32%) nginx
6 65 (10.02%) Node.js
7 64 (9.86%) Drupal
8 54 (8.32%) IIS
9 39 (6.01%) WebLogic
10 17 (2.62%) WordPress
11 14 (2.16%) Joomla!
12 10 (1.54%) WebSphere
12 10 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
13 7 (1.08%) OpenStack
13 7 (1.08%) Adobe CQ
14 6 (0.92%) Apache Pig
15 5 (0.77%) SharePoint
15 5 (0.77%) Commerce Server
15 5 (0.77%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (1.54%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.23%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.92%) MS Office
3 6 (0.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.69%) Magento
2 9 (1.39%) Oracle CRM
3 6 (0.92%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.77%) Tridion
4 5 (0.77%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 66 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (8.94%) Amazon EC2
3 36 (5.55%) PaaS
4 33 (5.08%) SaaS
5 31 (4.78%) GitHub
6 26 (4.01%) Microsoft Azure
7 22 (3.39%) IaaS
8 21 (3.24%) Cloud Computing
9 19 (2.93%) Amazon S3
10 17 (2.62%) Joyent
11 12 (1.85%) Trello
12 7 (1.08%) Google Apps
13 4 (0.62%) Route 53
13 4 (0.62%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.46%) OpenShift
15 2 (0.31%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.47%) HTTP
2 28 (4.31%) Internet
3 18 (2.77%) TCP/IP
4 15 (2.31%) Firewall
5 14 (2.16%) SAN
6 12 (1.85%) DNS
7 9 (1.39%) BIG-IP
8 8 (1.23%) SSH
9 7 (1.08%) Network Security
10 4 (0.62%) OpenVPN
10 4 (0.62%) AMQP
11 3 (0.46%) SSL
12 2 (0.31%) SMTP
13 1 (0.15%) IPv6
13 1 (0.15%) LAN
13 1 (0.15%) VoIP
13 1 (0.15%) WAN
13 1 (0.15%) POP3
13 1 (0.15%) VPN
13 1 (0.15%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (47.61%) MySQL
2 175 (26.96%) MongoDB
3 119 (18.34%) NoSQL
4 87 (13.41%) SQL Server
5 84 (12.94%) Big Data
6 83 (12.79%) Hadoop
7 67 (10.32%) PostgreSQL
8 42 (6.47%) Relational Database
9 32 (4.93%) Redis
10 24 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
10 24 (3.70%) Data Mining
11 21 (3.24%) Oracle Database
12 19 (2.93%) CouchDB
13 18 (2.77%) Apache Hive
14 17 (2.62%) RDBMS
15 16 (2.47%) Amazon RDS
16 13 (2.00%) HBase
17 12 (1.85%) MarkLogic
17 12 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 8 (1.23%) Riak
Development Applications
1 257 (39.60%) Git (software)
2 100 (15.41%) Subversion
2 100 (15.41%) Eclipse
3 91 (14.02%) Jenkins
4 86 (13.25%) Ant
4 86 (13.25%) JIRA
5 77 (11.86%) Maven
6 65 (10.02%) Selenium
7 44 (6.78%) Mockito
8 40 (6.16%) JUnit
9 31 (4.78%) Behat
10 30 (4.62%) TeamCity
11 27 (4.16%) NUnit
12 25 (3.85%) Cucumber
13 24 (3.70%) PHPUnit
14 23 (3.54%) Hudson
15 16 (2.47%) Jasmine
16 13 (2.00%) TestNG
16 13 (2.00%) Rhino Mocks
17 11 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (9.40%) Marketing
2 56 (8.63%) Retail
3 51 (7.86%) Finance
4 28 (4.31%) Publishing
5 23 (3.54%) Advertising
5 23 (3.54%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.54%) Financial Institution
6 20 (3.08%) Music Industry
7 11 (1.69%) Back Office
8 10 (1.54%) Banking
9 8 (1.23%) Games
10 4 (0.62%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.46%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.31%) Automotive
12 2 (0.31%) Law
12 2 (0.31%) Legal
13 1 (0.15%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 432 (66.56%) Developer
2 198 (30.51%) Java Developer
3 105 (16.18%) Senior Developer
4 69 (10.63%) Software Engineer
5 68 (10.48%) PHP Developer
6 62 (9.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 58 (8.94%) Senior Java Developer
8 40 (6.16%) Administrator
9 37 (5.70%) Web Developer
10 35 (5.39%) Architect
11 34 (5.24%) Programmer
11 34 (5.24%) Drupal Developer
12 31 (4.78%) Systems Administrator
13 28 (4.31%) Senior Software Engineer
14 24 (3.70%) .NET Developer
15 23 (3.54%) Software Developer
15 23 (3.54%) Technical Leader
16 22 (3.39%) Linux Administrator
17 20 (3.08%) Web Engineer
18 18 (2.77%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (37.44%) HTML
2 231 (35.59%) Spring
3 202 (31.12%) CSS
4 177 (27.27%) jQuery
5 168 (25.89%) Hibernate
6 163 (25.12%) Lucene
7 158 (24.35%) J2EE
8 122 (18.80%) JSP
8 122 (18.80%) Web Services
9 113 (17.41%) XML
9 113 (17.41%) .NET
10 100 (15.41%) Symfony
11 83 (12.79%) RESTful
12 80 (12.33%) ActiveMQ
13 78 (12.02%) Spring MVC
13 78 (12.02%) XSLT
14 69 (10.63%) ASP.NET
15 65 (10.02%) Struts
15 65 (10.02%) HTML5
16 60 (9.24%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 181 (27.89%) Open Source
2 48 (7.40%) Computer Science
3 36 (5.55%) Social Media
4 33 (5.08%) Replication
5 29 (4.47%) Digital Media
6 22 (3.39%) Xbox
7 21 (3.24%) Taxonomies
8 20 (3.08%) Management Information System
8 20 (3.08%) Blackberry
9 19 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (2.62%) GIS
11 16 (2.47%) Blog
12 13 (2.00%) Mainframe
12 13 (2.00%) IBM Mainframe
12 13 (2.00%) Mobile App
13 11 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (1.54%) Artificial Intelligence
14 10 (1.54%) Clustering
14 10 (1.54%) Client/Server
15 7 (1.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 354 (54.55%) Linux
2 134 (20.65%) UNIX
3 68 (10.48%) Windows
4 52 (8.01%) Apple iOS
5 44 (6.78%) Android
6 41 (6.32%) Mac OS X
7 38 (5.86%) Debian
8 28 (4.31%) CentOS
9 25 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (3.08%) Ubuntu
11 17 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.77%) SELinux
12 5 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.62%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.62%) Gentoo
13 4 (0.62%) Solaris
14 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.31%) OS/2
15 1 (0.15%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (31.90%) MVC
2 183 (28.20%) E-Commerce
3 167 (25.73%) Agile Software Development
4 148 (22.80%) TDD
5 122 (18.80%) Scrum
6 112 (17.26%) OO
7 107 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
8 102 (15.72%) Software Engineering
9 93 (14.33%) BDD
10 89 (13.71%) Content Management
11 74 (11.40%) Web Development
12 73 (11.25%) Configuration Management
13 59 (9.09%) Unit Testing
14 52 (8.01%) Automated Testing
15 45 (6.93%) OO PHP
16 43 (6.63%) Project Management
17 41 (6.32%) SOA
18 34 (5.24%) Kanban
19 33 (5.08%) Analytics
20 29 (4.47%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 399 (61.48%) Java
2 309 (47.61%) JavaScript
3 195 (30.05%) PHP
4 189 (29.12%) SQL
5 68 (10.48%) Python
5 68 (10.48%) Ruby
6 63 (9.71%) Scala
6 63 (9.71%) C#
7 43 (6.63%) Bash Shell
8 32 (4.93%) Perl
9 28 (4.31%) Shell Script
10 23 (3.54%) C++
10 23 (3.54%) Groovy
10 23 (3.54%) XPath
11 18 (2.77%) PHP5
12 16 (2.47%) HQL
13 11 (1.69%) C
14 10 (1.54%) R
15 9 (1.39%) TypeScript
15 9 (1.39%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 60 (9.24%) Degree
2 9 (1.39%) PhD
3 2 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (0.31%) MCSE
3 2 (0.31%) MCSA
3 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.15%) CCNA
4 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.01%) QA
2 10 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 67 (10.32%) Varnish
2 16 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.16%) KVM
4 13 (2.00%) Samba
5 9 (1.39%) Postfix
6 8 (1.23%) VirtualBox
6 8 (1.23%) vSphere
7 5 (0.77%) NFS
7 5 (0.77%) Sendmail
7 5 (0.77%) Xen
8 4 (0.62%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 132 (20.34%) Puppet
2 97 (14.95%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (6.16%) ZABBIX
4 27 (4.16%) Nagios
5 22 (3.39%) StatsD
6 20 (3.08%) Vagrant
7 18 (2.77%) HAProxy
8 13 (2.00%) Munin
9 12 (1.85%) Capistrano
9 12 (1.85%) CFEngine
9 12 (1.85%) Ansible
10 5 (0.77%) Cacti
11 4 (0.62%) Ganglia
12 1 (0.15%) Plesk
Vendors
1 93 (14.33%) hybris
2 69 (10.63%) Oracle
3 63 (9.71%) Zend
4 48 (7.40%) Endeca
5 45 (6.93%) Google
6 41 (6.32%) ATG
6 41 (6.32%) JBoss
7 37 (5.70%) VMware
8 34 (5.24%) Rackspace
9 32 (4.93%) Demandware
10 31 (4.78%) Intershop
11 27 (4.16%) Red Hat
11 27 (4.16%) Twitter
12 22 (3.39%) New Relic
12 22 (3.39%) Cisco
12 22 (3.39%) IBM
13 21 (3.24%) Microsoft
13 21 (3.24%) Apple
14 20 (3.08%) HP
14 20 (3.08%) Sony
Central London / West End
BenjaminJames Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum 25days + shares + healthcare + high
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Acorn
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
BenjaminJames Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum +20%bonus+5%pension+healthcare+25day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 42k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Personnel IT
Salary: £37500 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £70,000 to £99,999 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sequence
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Sky
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum (DOE) + exceptional benefits
Posted: 9 days ago