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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Solr
Rank 515 553 701
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +148
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 431 337 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.32% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.82% 1.57% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 289 291 176
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £49,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +22.50%

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
23731 21397 24313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.80% 20.13% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 19329 18155 20815
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
(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 +40 425 £55,000 +4.76% 51
London +46 326 £55,000 -4.34% 32
South East 0 71 £60,000 +20.00% 7
City of London +7 50 £60,000 +4.34% 10
Kingston Upon Thames - 29 £40,000 - 3
Reading +20 20 £72,500 -
Berkshire -2 20 £72,500 +31.81%
East Sussex - 17 £70,000 -
Brighton - 17 £70,000 -
Twickenham - 15 £40,000 -
South West -19 14 £47,500 +8.57% 5
Surrey - 14 £37,500 - 1
Bristol -2 12 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Oxfordshire -18 9 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 7 £51,250 +2.50%
High Wycombe -2 7 £51,250 +20.58%
North West -19 5 £32,500 -19.75% 1
Yorkshire -56 4 £41,500 +38.33% 1
Wallingford +3 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Manchester -15 3 £35,000 -28.57%
Teddington - 3 £60,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire +1 2 £65,000 +132.14%
Cambridgeshire 0 2 £34,000 +13.33% 3
Nottingham -7 2 £65,000 +132.14%
Oxford -11 2 £57,500 +15.00% 1
East Midlands -20 2 £65,000 +132.14% 2
East of England -28 2 £34,000 -9.33% 3
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Chester - 2 £31,250 - 1

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 424 (54.99%) Java
2 399 (51.75%) Agile Software Development
3 383 (49.68%) MySQL
4 346 (44.88%) JavaScript
5 328 (42.54%) Linux
6 291 (37.74%) SQL
7 246 (31.91%) HTML
8 245 (31.78%) MVC
9 244 (31.65%) Git (software)
10 243 (31.52%) Spring
11 240 (31.13%) Web Services
12 229 (29.70%) E-Commerce
13 219 (28.40%) MongoDB
14 217 (28.15%) CSS
15 210 (27.24%) jQuery
16 208 (26.98%) Apache
17 207 (26.85%) .NET
17 207 (26.85%) Lucene
18 206 (26.72%) SQL Server
19 203 (26.33%) Tomcat
20 198 (25.68%) TDD
21 176 (22.83%) ASP.NET
22 170 (22.05%) C#
23 169 (21.92%) XML
24 164 (21.27%) Scrum
25 156 (20.23%) J2EE
26 155 (20.10%) Hibernate
27 154 (19.97%) Windows
27 154 (19.97%) OO
27 154 (19.97%) REST

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 208 (26.98%) Apache
2 203 (26.33%) Tomcat
3 152 (19.71%) nginx
4 144 (18.68%) Elasticsearch
5 120 (15.56%) IIS
6 70 (9.08%) Node.js
7 43 (5.58%) CMS
8 42 (5.45%) Drupal
9 28 (3.63%) GlassFish
10 23 (2.98%) WebLogic
11 19 (2.46%) NServiceBus
11 19 (2.46%) Orchard CMS
11 19 (2.46%) Sitefinity
11 19 (2.46%) BizTalk Server
11 19 (2.46%) Umbraco
12 17 (2.20%) OpenStack
12 17 (2.20%) Alfresco
13 16 (2.08%) WebSphere
14 13 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
15 8 (1.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.04%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.65%) MS Office
4 3 (0.39%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
1 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 134 (17.38%) Amazon AWS
2 105 (13.62%) GitHub
3 83 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 76 (9.86%) Cloud Computing
5 47 (6.10%) Trello
6 38 (4.93%) PaaS
7 32 (4.15%) IaaS
8 27 (3.50%) SaaS
9 22 (2.85%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.91%) Joyent
11 4 (0.52%) Rackspace Cloud
11 4 (0.52%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.13%) ElastiCache
12 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 92 (11.93%) HTTP
2 29 (3.76%) TCP/IP
3 18 (2.33%) Internet
4 13 (1.69%) DNS
5 10 (1.30%) Network Security
6 9 (1.17%) Firewall
7 8 (1.04%) SMTP
8 7 (0.91%) SSL
8 7 (0.91%) POP3
8 7 (0.91%) ICMP
8 7 (0.91%) BIG-IP
9 5 (0.65%) SAN
9 5 (0.65%) Kerberos
9 5 (0.65%) LDAP
10 1 (0.13%) DAB
10 1 (0.13%) Extranet
10 1 (0.13%) FTP
10 1 (0.13%) VoIP
10 1 (0.13%) AMQP
10 1 (0.13%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 383 (49.68%) MySQL
2 219 (28.40%) MongoDB
3 206 (26.72%) SQL Server
4 143 (18.55%) NoSQL
5 100 (12.97%) PostgreSQL
6 99 (12.84%) Relational Database
7 82 (10.64%) Hadoop
8 76 (9.86%) Big Data
9 66 (8.56%) RavenDB
10 51 (6.61%) Redis
11 44 (5.71%) RDBMS
11 44 (5.71%) HBase
12 35 (4.54%) Data Mining
13 20 (2.59%) Neo4j
14 14 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 13 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (1.69%) Apache Hive
16 12 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
17 9 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 244 (31.65%) Git (software)
2 123 (15.95%) Subversion
3 120 (15.56%) Maven
4 115 (14.92%) TeamCity
5 114 (14.79%) NUnit
6 104 (13.49%) Selenium
7 89 (11.54%) Jenkins
8 88 (11.41%) Eclipse
9 84 (10.89%) JUnit
10 81 (10.51%) Rhino Mocks
11 75 (9.73%) Ant
12 71 (9.21%) Mockito
13 63 (8.17%) JIRA
14 60 (7.78%) ReSharper
15 57 (7.39%) Cucumber
16 47 (6.10%) Octopus Deploy
16 47 (6.10%) YouTrack
16 47 (6.10%) dotTrace
17 33 (4.28%) Hudson
18 29 (3.76%) Jasmine
General
1 47 (6.10%) French Language
1 47 (6.10%) Publishing
2 45 (5.84%) Retail
3 44 (5.71%) Music Industry
3 44 (5.71%) Finance
4 36 (4.67%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.08%) Marketing
6 14 (1.82%) Back Office
7 12 (1.56%) Advertising
8 5 (0.65%) Legal
8 5 (0.65%) Games
8 5 (0.65%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.52%) Law
9 4 (0.52%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.26%) Banking
10 2 (0.26%) Front Office
10 2 (0.26%) Automotive
11 1 (0.13%) Electronics
11 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 504 (65.37%) Developer
2 243 (31.52%) Java Developer
3 184 (23.87%) Senior Developer
4 96 (12.45%) .NET Developer
5 84 (10.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 68 (8.82%) Software Engineer
7 48 (6.23%) Senior Software Engineer
7 48 (6.23%) Web Engineer
8 43 (5.58%) Senior .NET Developer
9 41 (5.32%) Administrator
10 40 (5.19%) Consultant
11 38 (4.93%) Architect
12 37 (4.80%) Software Developer
13 35 (4.54%) Operations Engineer
14 34 (4.41%) Web Developer
15 33 (4.28%) Linux Administrator
15 33 (4.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 31 (4.02%) DBA
17 29 (3.76%) UI Programmer
17 29 (3.76%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (31.91%) HTML
2 243 (31.52%) Spring
3 240 (31.13%) Web Services
4 217 (28.15%) CSS
5 210 (27.24%) jQuery
6 207 (26.85%) .NET
6 207 (26.85%) Lucene
7 176 (22.83%) ASP.NET
8 169 (21.92%) XML
9 156 (20.23%) J2EE
10 155 (20.10%) Hibernate
11 154 (19.97%) REST
12 118 (15.30%) AngularJS
13 115 (14.92%) ASP.NET MVC
14 108 (14.01%) JSP
15 90 (11.67%) RESTful
16 86 (11.15%) SOAP
17 76 (9.86%) XHTML
18 75 (9.73%) XSLT
19 68 (8.82%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 126 (16.34%) Open Source
2 83 (10.77%) Computer Science
3 69 (8.95%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (7.26%) Digital Media
5 44 (5.71%) Blackberry
6 35 (4.54%) Client/Server
7 28 (3.63%) Replication
8 25 (3.24%) Social Media
9 22 (2.85%) iPad
10 20 (2.59%) Inversion of Control
11 17 (2.20%) Management Information System
12 16 (2.08%) BBC
13 15 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 15 (1.95%) Clustering
13 15 (1.95%) W3C
14 14 (1.82%) Visualisation
14 14 (1.82%) Taxonomies
15 12 (1.56%) User Experience
16 9 (1.17%) GIS
16 9 (1.17%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 328 (42.54%) Linux
2 154 (19.97%) Windows
3 112 (14.53%) UNIX
4 66 (8.56%) Debian
5 40 (5.19%) Ubuntu
6 39 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (3.76%) Android
8 28 (3.63%) Apple iOS
9 23 (2.98%) CentOS
10 21 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (1.95%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.65%) SELinux
14 4 (0.52%) FreeBSD
15 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
15 2 (0.26%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.26%) Solaris
16 1 (0.13%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (51.75%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (31.78%) MVC
3 229 (29.70%) E-Commerce
4 198 (25.68%) TDD
5 164 (21.27%) Scrum
6 154 (19.97%) OO
7 144 (18.68%) DevOps
8 143 (18.55%) Software Engineering
9 114 (14.79%) BDD
10 113 (14.66%) Unit Testing
11 83 (10.77%) Mentoring
12 77 (9.99%) Continuous Integration
13 73 (9.47%) Web Development
14 71 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
15 52 (6.74%) Content Management
15 52 (6.74%) OOP
16 48 (6.23%) Pair Programming
17 47 (6.10%) Kanban
18 44 (5.71%) SOA
19 43 (5.58%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 424 (54.99%) Java
2 346 (44.88%) JavaScript
3 291 (37.74%) SQL
4 170 (22.05%) C#
5 151 (19.58%) PHP
6 101 (13.10%) Python
7 94 (12.19%) Ruby
8 66 (8.56%) T-SQL
9 60 (7.78%) Bash Shell
10 57 (7.39%) Perl
11 37 (4.80%) Scala
12 25 (3.24%) PHP5
13 23 (2.98%) C++
14 22 (2.85%) Groovy
15 13 (1.69%) XPath
15 13 (1.69%) HQL
16 12 (1.56%) PL/SQL
17 10 (1.30%) TypeScript
18 9 (1.17%) Erlang
19 8 (1.04%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 95 (12.32%) Degree
2 9 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.04%) Sun Certification
4 6 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (0.78%) MCSE
4 6 (0.78%) MCSA
5 1 (0.13%) IBM WebSphere Certification
5 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (7.26%) QA
2 20 (2.59%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 96 (12.45%) Varnish
2 33 (4.28%) Samba
2 33 (4.28%) KVM
3 6 (0.78%) Postfix
3 6 (0.78%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.65%) Sendmail
4 5 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.65%) Docker
5 2 (0.26%) vSphere
6 1 (0.13%) NFS
6 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 103 (13.36%) Puppet
2 81 (10.51%) Opscode Chef
3 57 (7.39%) StatsD
4 54 (7.00%) ZABBIX
5 51 (6.61%) logstash
5 51 (6.61%) Kibana
6 42 (5.45%) HAProxy
7 19 (2.46%) Nagios
8 15 (1.95%) Vagrant
9 12 (1.56%) Ganglia
10 11 (1.43%) Ansible
11 10 (1.30%) Munin
12 8 (1.04%) Capistrano
13 1 (0.13%) Cacti
Vendors
1 81 (10.51%) Rackspace
2 78 (10.12%) hybris
3 72 (9.34%) Oracle
4 65 (8.43%) Microsoft
5 51 (6.61%) New Relic
6 44 (5.71%) Sony
6 44 (5.71%) Toshiba
6 44 (5.71%) HP
7 40 (5.19%) Cisco
8 38 (4.93%) Zend
8 38 (4.93%) Twitter
9 36 (4.67%) Apple
10 33 (4.28%) Juniper
10 33 (4.28%) Dell
11 32 (4.15%) Endeca
12 29 (3.76%) ATG
13 28 (3.63%) Demandware
14 27 (3.50%) Intershop
15 25 (3.24%) SAP
16 23 (2.98%) Sitecore
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum 10% bonus, pension, healthcare and h
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum 15% bonus and great holidays + enter
Posted: 5 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Remote/Flexible Working + Stock Options
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Owen Jenkins IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
WTG (Web Technology Group)
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Vocative Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Shares
Posted: 6 days ago