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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Solr
Rank 526 560 679
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +119
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 432 320 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.79% 1.47% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 307 273 176
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +5.26%

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
24183 21821 24635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.95% 20.00% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19731 18450 21085
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +67 426 £57,500 +4.54% 41
London +59 334 £57,500 +2.22% 27
City of London +24 61 £60,000 +14.28% 4
South East +9 61 £60,000 +20.00% 8
Kingston Upon Thames - 22 £40,000 - 3
Brighton - 18 £60,000 - 1
East Sussex - 18 £60,000 - 1
Reading +14 16 £72,500 -
Berkshire -10 16 £72,500 +31.81%
Bristol +10 14 £47,500 +18.75% 1
South West -5 14 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Twickenham - 13 £40,000 - 2
Oxfordshire -13 11 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Surrey - 9 £37,500 - 3
Nottinghamshire +7 6 £65,000 +132.14%
Nottingham -4 6 £65,000 +132.14%
North West -10 6 £33,500 +4.68%
East Midlands -12 6 £65,000 +132.14%
Manchester -2 5 £35,000 +12.90%
Buckinghamshire +2 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Surbiton - 4 £49,500 -
High Wycombe - 4 £47,500 -
Wallingford -3 3 £35,000 -17.64%
Oxford -19 3 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Yorkshire -51 3 £41,500 +27.69% 1
Isleworth - 3 £65,250 -
South Yorkshire -16 2 £41,500 +27.69% 1
Sheffield -19 2 £41,500 +27.69% 1
West Sussex - 2 £35,000 -
Kidlington - 2 £70,000 -

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 414 (55.65%) Java
2 371 (49.87%) MySQL
3 339 (45.56%) Linux
4 330 (44.35%) JavaScript
5 272 (36.56%) SQL
6 248 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 241 (32.39%) HTML
8 235 (31.59%) Spring
9 232 (31.18%) MVC
10 222 (29.84%) Web Services
11 216 (29.03%) E-Commerce
12 210 (28.23%) Apache
12 210 (28.23%) CSS
13 206 (27.69%) Tomcat
14 199 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
14 199 (26.75%) jQuery
15 197 (26.48%) MongoDB
16 191 (25.67%) Lucene
17 187 (25.13%) SQL Server
18 183 (24.60%) .NET
19 179 (24.06%) TDD
20 165 (22.18%) XML
21 158 (21.24%) PHP
22 156 (20.97%) J2EE
23 152 (20.43%) ASP.NET
24 149 (20.03%) Hibernate
25 147 (19.76%) Scrum
25 147 (19.76%) Elasticsearch
26 144 (19.35%) C#
27 139 (18.68%) DevOps

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 210 (28.23%) Apache
2 206 (27.69%) Tomcat
3 147 (19.76%) Elasticsearch
4 133 (17.88%) nginx
5 106 (14.25%) IIS
6 67 (9.01%) Node.js
7 51 (6.85%) Drupal
8 43 (5.78%) CMS
9 27 (3.63%) WebLogic
10 25 (3.36%) GlassFish
11 24 (3.23%) Alfresco
12 19 (2.55%) Umbraco
12 19 (2.55%) Sitefinity
12 19 (2.55%) Orchard CMS
12 19 (2.55%) NServiceBus
12 19 (2.55%) BizTalk Server
13 15 (2.02%) WebSphere
14 13 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
15 12 (1.61%) OpenStack
16 8 (1.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.08%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
1 2 (0.27%) Magento
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 133 (17.88%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (10.89%) GitHub
3 74 (9.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 69 (9.27%) Cloud Computing
5 38 (5.11%) PaaS
6 35 (4.70%) Trello
7 31 (4.17%) IaaS
7 31 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
8 25 (3.36%) SaaS
9 8 (1.08%) Joyent
10 7 (0.94%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.54%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (0.13%) Heroku
12 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.13%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.13%) ElastiCache
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 83 (11.16%) HTTP
2 31 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 16 (2.15%) Internet
4 12 (1.61%) DNS
5 11 (1.48%) Firewall
6 10 (1.34%) Network Security
7 9 (1.21%) BIG-IP
8 8 (1.08%) SMTP
9 7 (0.94%) POP3
9 7 (0.94%) SSL
9 7 (0.94%) ICMP
10 5 (0.67%) Kerberos
10 5 (0.67%) SAN
10 5 (0.67%) LDAP
11 4 (0.54%) OpenVPN
12 2 (0.27%) AMQP
13 1 (0.13%) FTP
13 1 (0.13%) Extranet
13 1 (0.13%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 371 (49.87%) MySQL
2 197 (26.48%) MongoDB
3 187 (25.13%) SQL Server
4 139 (18.68%) NoSQL
5 92 (12.37%) PostgreSQL
6 91 (12.23%) Relational Database
7 78 (10.48%) Hadoop
8 71 (9.54%) Big Data
9 54 (7.26%) RavenDB
10 47 (6.32%) Redis
11 40 (5.38%) HBase
12 38 (5.11%) Data Mining
13 36 (4.84%) RDBMS
14 20 (2.69%) Neo4j
15 17 (2.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 17 (2.28%) Apache Hive
16 12 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
16 12 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
16 12 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 248 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 127 (17.07%) Subversion
3 113 (15.19%) Maven
4 96 (12.90%) TeamCity
5 95 (12.77%) NUnit
6 94 (12.63%) Eclipse
7 92 (12.37%) Jenkins
8 85 (11.42%) Selenium
9 83 (11.16%) Ant
10 82 (11.02%) JUnit
11 67 (9.01%) JIRA
12 64 (8.60%) Mockito
13 59 (7.93%) Rhino Mocks
14 45 (6.05%) Cucumber
14 45 (6.05%) ReSharper
15 35 (4.70%) dotTrace
15 35 (4.70%) YouTrack
15 35 (4.70%) Octopus Deploy
16 34 (4.57%) Hudson
17 23 (3.09%) Moq
General
1 50 (6.72%) Retail
2 39 (5.24%) Music Industry
2 39 (5.24%) Finance
3 38 (5.11%) Publishing
4 35 (4.70%) French Language
5 30 (4.03%) Telecoms
6 23 (3.09%) Marketing
7 14 (1.88%) Back Office
8 13 (1.75%) Advertising
9 6 (0.81%) Games
10 5 (0.67%) Legal
11 4 (0.54%) Law
11 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.54%) Banking
11 4 (0.54%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.27%) Front Office
12 2 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 477 (64.11%) Developer
2 233 (31.32%) Java Developer
3 171 (22.98%) Senior Developer
4 79 (10.62%) .NET Developer
4 79 (10.62%) Senior Java Developer
5 67 (9.01%) Software Engineer
6 51 (6.85%) Web Engineer
7 47 (6.32%) Senior Software Engineer
8 42 (5.65%) Administrator
9 39 (5.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 38 (5.11%) Software Developer
10 38 (5.11%) Operations Engineer
11 37 (4.97%) Web Developer
11 37 (4.97%) Consultant
12 36 (4.84%) Architect
12 36 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
13 33 (4.44%) Linux Administrator
14 31 (4.17%) DBA
15 27 (3.63%) Drupal Developer
16 25 (3.36%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (32.39%) HTML
2 235 (31.59%) Spring
3 222 (29.84%) Web Services
4 210 (28.23%) CSS
5 199 (26.75%) jQuery
6 191 (25.67%) Lucene
7 183 (24.60%) .NET
8 165 (22.18%) XML
9 156 (20.97%) J2EE
10 152 (20.43%) ASP.NET
11 149 (20.03%) Hibernate
12 130 (17.47%) REST
13 112 (15.05%) JSP
14 104 (13.98%) AngularJS
15 95 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
16 92 (12.37%) RESTful
17 84 (11.29%) SOAP
18 77 (10.35%) XHTML
19 74 (9.95%) Spring MVC
20 72 (9.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 124 (16.67%) Open Source
2 84 (11.29%) Computer Science
3 50 (6.72%) Digital Media
4 39 (5.24%) Blackberry
5 30 (4.03%) Replication
6 27 (3.63%) Client/Server
7 25 (3.36%) Social Media
8 20 (2.69%) Inversion of Control
8 20 (2.69%) Management Information System
9 18 (2.42%) iPad
10 16 (2.15%) W3C
11 15 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 15 (2.02%) BBC
11 15 (2.02%) Clustering
11 15 (2.02%) Taxonomies
12 13 (1.75%) GIS
13 9 (1.21%) Ontologies
13 9 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (1.21%) Visualisation
14 7 (0.94%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 339 (45.56%) Linux
2 137 (18.41%) Windows
3 124 (16.67%) UNIX
4 61 (8.20%) Debian
5 43 (5.78%) Ubuntu
6 42 (5.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (4.17%) Android
7 31 (4.17%) Apple iOS
8 23 (3.09%) CentOS
9 21 (2.82%) Mac OS X
10 16 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.67%) SELinux
13 4 (0.54%) FreeBSD
14 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
14 2 (0.27%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.13%) Solaris
15 1 (0.13%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (31.18%) MVC
2 216 (29.03%) E-Commerce
3 199 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
4 179 (24.06%) TDD
5 147 (19.76%) Scrum
6 139 (18.68%) DevOps
7 136 (18.28%) Software Engineering
8 134 (18.01%) OO
9 100 (13.44%) Unit Testing
10 97 (13.04%) BDD
11 86 (11.56%) Web Development
12 83 (11.16%) Continuous Integration
13 65 (8.74%) Content Management
14 60 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
15 44 (5.91%) Kanban
16 41 (5.51%) Automated Testing
16 41 (5.51%) OOP
17 40 (5.38%) Build Automation
18 38 (5.11%) Configuration Management
19 36 (4.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 414 (55.65%) Java
2 330 (44.35%) JavaScript
3 272 (36.56%) SQL
4 158 (21.24%) PHP
5 144 (19.35%) C#
6 102 (13.71%) Python
7 86 (11.56%) Ruby
8 64 (8.60%) Bash Shell
9 58 (7.80%) Perl
10 53 (7.12%) T-SQL
11 40 (5.38%) Scala
12 25 (3.36%) C++
13 22 (2.96%) PHP5
14 21 (2.82%) Groovy
15 15 (2.02%) XPath
16 13 (1.75%) HQL
16 13 (1.75%) TypeScript
17 12 (1.61%) PL/SQL
18 10 (1.34%) Erlang
19 9 (1.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 98 (13.17%) Degree
2 9 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.81%) Sun Certification
3 6 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (0.81%) MCSE
3 6 (0.81%) MCSA
4 3 (0.40%) PhD
5 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (8.20%) QA
2 22 (2.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 101 (13.58%) Varnish
2 32 (4.30%) Samba
2 32 (4.30%) KVM
3 9 (1.21%) Postfix
4 6 (0.81%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.67%) Sendmail
6 4 (0.54%) vSphere
6 4 (0.54%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.54%) NFS
6 4 (0.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 108 (14.52%) Puppet
2 93 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 58 (7.80%) ZABBIX
4 57 (7.66%) StatsD
5 51 (6.85%) logstash
5 51 (6.85%) Kibana
6 41 (5.51%) HAProxy
7 20 (2.69%) Nagios
8 17 (2.28%) Vagrant
9 14 (1.88%) Ansible
10 12 (1.61%) Ganglia
10 12 (1.61%) Munin
11 11 (1.48%) Capistrano
12 4 (0.54%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 86 (11.56%) hybris
2 71 (9.54%) Oracle
3 65 (8.74%) Rackspace
4 52 (6.99%) Microsoft
5 51 (6.85%) New Relic
6 43 (5.78%) Cisco
7 39 (5.24%) HP
7 39 (5.24%) Zend
7 39 (5.24%) Sony
7 39 (5.24%) Toshiba
8 38 (5.11%) Endeca
9 36 (4.84%) Dell
9 36 (4.84%) Juniper
10 33 (4.44%) ATG
11 32 (4.30%) Demandware
12 31 (4.17%) Twitter
12 31 (4.17%) Intershop
13 30 (4.03%) Apple
14 23 (3.09%) Sitecore
15 22 (2.96%) Red Hat
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
AB Recruit
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Owen Jenkins IT
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Owen Jenkins IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum £75-£95K + Hybris training
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London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: £50-£80K+training
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
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Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + package
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Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
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Twickenham, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + +benifits
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Twickenham, Middlesex
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + benifits
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ISL
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
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