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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Solr
Rank 569 561 553
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 348 358 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.48% 1.58% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 257 301 297
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%

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
23443 22600 23480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.33% 20.98% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19854 18595 20462
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 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,954 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.68% +1.17%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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 -12 340 £47,500 -3.06% 34
London -9 211 £57,500 +15.00% 20
South East +8 66 £37,500 -25.00% 3
City of London +20 51 £60,000 +11.11% 7
West Sussex +10 29 £37,500 -21.05%
Berkshire +17 20 £60,000 +14.28% 1
South West +8 20 £35,000 -39.13% 3
Reading - 17 £60,000 - 1
East of England -28 13 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Bristol +4 12 £25,000 -56.52% 1
Hertfordshire -7 11 £45,000 -
Watford - 11 £45,000 -
Surbiton +6 10 £37,500 -34.78%
Crawley +3 10 £37,500 -23.07%
Oxfordshire -15 10 £36,750 +5.00% 1
Worthing - 10 £31,500 -
Gatwick - 9 £37,500 -
Yorkshire -13 8 £40,000 +33.33% 3
West Yorkshire +3 7 £45,000 +44.00% 1
North East - 7 £35,000 -
Teesside - 7 £35,000 -
Leeds +1 6 £50,000 +60.00% 1
West Midlands -7 6 £36,250 +3.57%
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £42,500 - 1
Oxford +1 5 £50,000 +17.64% 1
North West -28 5 £35,500 +10.93% 2
East Midlands +16 4 £55,000 +77.41% 2
Nottingham +13 4 £55,000 +96.42%
Nottinghamshire +9 4 £55,000 +96.42%
Wallingford -6 4 £23,500 -21.66%

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 401 (52.69%) Java
2 387 (50.85%) MySQL
3 334 (43.89%) JavaScript
4 326 (42.84%) Agile Software Development
5 313 (41.13%) Linux
6 298 (39.16%) SQL
7 280 (36.79%) E-Commerce
8 278 (36.53%) Spring
9 262 (34.43%) Git (software)
10 254 (33.38%) Tomcat
11 250 (32.85%) HTML
12 236 (31.01%) Apache
12 236 (31.01%) CSS
13 233 (30.62%) MVC
14 226 (29.70%) Web Services
15 225 (29.57%) jQuery
16 220 (28.91%) TDD
17 216 (28.38%) Lucene
18 208 (27.33%) .NET
19 202 (26.54%) SQL Server
20 196 (25.76%) Windows
20 196 (25.76%) MongoDB
21 187 (24.57%) nginx
22 182 (23.92%) ASP.NET
23 177 (23.26%) J2EE
24 174 (22.86%) PHP
25 171 (22.47%) C#
25 171 (22.47%) Hibernate
26 161 (21.16%) Elasticsearch
27 160 (21.02%) REST

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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
1 254 (33.38%) Tomcat
2 236 (31.01%) Apache
3 187 (24.57%) nginx
4 161 (21.16%) Elasticsearch
5 139 (18.27%) IIS
6 71 (9.33%) Node.js
7 57 (7.49%) Drupal
7 57 (7.49%) CMS
8 33 (4.34%) GlassFish
9 29 (3.81%) WebLogic
10 21 (2.76%) Commerce Server
11 20 (2.63%) WordPress
12 19 (2.50%) OpenStack
12 19 (2.50%) Apache Spark
13 17 (2.23%) Adobe CQ
13 17 (2.23%) Liferay
13 17 (2.23%) Mule
14 16 (2.10%) JBoss
15 13 (1.71%) Oracle Coherence
15 13 (1.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (0.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.66%) MS Office
3 3 (0.39%) Weka
4 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.31%) Fredhopper
2 4 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 123 (16.16%) GitHub
2 115 (15.11%) Amazon AWS
3 103 (13.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 59 (7.75%) Cloud Computing
5 57 (7.49%) Trello
6 33 (4.34%) PaaS
7 28 (3.68%) IaaS
8 25 (3.29%) SaaS
9 7 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.66%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.53%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.13%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 111 (14.59%) HTTP
2 30 (3.94%) Firewall
3 17 (2.23%) BIG-IP
4 15 (1.97%) Internet
5 14 (1.84%) SSH
6 10 (1.31%) Telnet
7 9 (1.18%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.18%) DNS
8 7 (0.92%) SSL
8 7 (0.92%) POP3
8 7 (0.92%) SMTP
8 7 (0.92%) ICMP
8 7 (0.92%) Network Security
9 1 (0.13%) VoIP
9 1 (0.13%) DAB
9 1 (0.13%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 387 (50.85%) MySQL
2 202 (26.54%) SQL Server
3 196 (25.76%) MongoDB
4 123 (16.16%) NoSQL
5 88 (11.56%) PostgreSQL
6 59 (7.75%) RavenDB
7 58 (7.62%) Big Data
8 54 (7.10%) Hadoop
9 52 (6.83%) Relational Database
10 49 (6.44%) Redis
11 33 (4.34%) RDBMS
12 25 (3.29%) Apache Cassandra
13 23 (3.02%) Couchbase
14 22 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
15 21 (2.76%) HBase
16 19 (2.50%) DB2
17 17 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
17 17 (2.23%) MariaDB
18 13 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 10 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 262 (34.43%) Git (software)
2 140 (18.40%) TeamCity
3 126 (16.56%) Selenium
4 119 (15.64%) Subversion
5 112 (14.72%) Maven
6 111 (14.59%) NUnit
7 108 (14.19%) Rhino Mocks
8 75 (9.86%) Cucumber
9 69 (9.07%) ReSharper
10 68 (8.94%) Eclipse
10 68 (8.94%) Mockito
11 64 (8.41%) Jenkins
12 60 (7.88%) Ant
13 57 (7.49%) dotTrace
13 57 (7.49%) YouTrack
13 57 (7.49%) Octopus Deploy
14 55 (7.23%) JIRA
15 52 (6.83%) JUnit
16 46 (6.04%) Jasmine
17 42 (5.52%) PhantomJS
General
1 85 (11.17%) Finance
2 73 (9.59%) Retail
3 64 (8.41%) Publishing
4 57 (7.49%) French Language
5 46 (6.04%) Telecoms
6 35 (4.60%) Music Industry
7 23 (3.02%) Marketing
8 18 (2.37%) Automotive
9 12 (1.58%) Games
10 8 (1.05%) Multimedia
10 8 (1.05%) Legal
11 6 (0.79%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.66%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.53%) Back Office
13 4 (0.53%) Electronics
13 4 (0.53%) Advertising
13 4 (0.53%) Law
14 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 502 (65.97%) Developer
2 240 (31.54%) Java Developer
3 189 (24.84%) Senior Developer
4 97 (12.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 85 (11.17%) .NET Developer
6 62 (8.15%) Architect
7 51 (6.70%) Administrator
8 47 (6.18%) Consultant
9 45 (5.91%) Solutions Architect
10 38 (4.99%) Web Developer
10 38 (4.99%) Linux Administrator
11 37 (4.86%) Software Engineer
11 37 (4.86%) Java Consultant
12 34 (4.47%) PHP Developer
13 33 (4.34%) Senior .NET Developer
14 29 (3.81%) C# .NET Developer
14 29 (3.81%) C# Developer
15 28 (3.68%) Web Engineer
15 28 (3.68%) Linux Engineer
16 27 (3.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (36.53%) Spring
2 250 (32.85%) HTML
3 236 (31.01%) CSS
4 226 (29.70%) Web Services
5 225 (29.57%) jQuery
6 216 (28.38%) Lucene
7 208 (27.33%) .NET
8 182 (23.92%) ASP.NET
9 177 (23.26%) J2EE
10 171 (22.47%) Hibernate
11 160 (21.02%) REST
12 146 (19.19%) XML
13 131 (17.21%) AngularJS
14 126 (16.56%) ASP.NET MVC
15 97 (12.75%) JSP
16 78 (10.25%) Sass
17 73 (9.59%) RESTful
17 73 (9.59%) XHTML
18 69 (9.07%) XSLT
18 69 (9.07%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 138 (18.13%) Open Source
2 102 (13.40%) Computer Science
3 66 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (6.83%) Digital Media
4 52 (6.83%) Client/Server
5 51 (6.70%) Blackberry
6 48 (6.31%) iPad
7 33 (4.34%) Algorithms
8 27 (3.55%) BBC
9 21 (2.76%) Visualisation
9 21 (2.76%) User Experience
10 19 (2.50%) Management Information System
11 16 (2.10%) Data Structures
12 14 (1.84%) Social Media
13 11 (1.45%) Replication
14 10 (1.31%) Clustering
15 8 (1.05%) Data Integration
16 7 (0.92%) Derivative
17 6 (0.79%) Web 2.0
17 6 (0.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 313 (41.13%) Linux
2 196 (25.76%) Windows
3 96 (12.61%) UNIX
4 80 (10.51%) Debian
5 38 (4.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 37 (4.86%) Ubuntu
7 36 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (3.55%) CentOS
9 9 (1.18%) Android
10 8 (1.05%) Apple iOS
10 8 (1.05%) Fedora
10 8 (1.05%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.53%) Solaris
13 4 (0.53%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (42.84%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (36.79%) E-Commerce
3 233 (30.62%) MVC
4 220 (28.91%) TDD
5 145 (19.05%) Scrum
6 144 (18.92%) OO
7 140 (18.40%) BDD
8 128 (16.82%) DevOps
9 105 (13.80%) Unit Testing
10 90 (11.83%) Software Engineering
11 84 (11.04%) SOA
12 75 (9.86%) Mentoring
13 74 (9.72%) Pair Programming
14 66 (8.67%) Continuous Improvement
15 60 (7.88%) Refactoring
16 55 (7.23%) Web Development
17 51 (6.70%) Multithreading
18 49 (6.44%) Extreme Programming
19 47 (6.18%) OOP
20 37 (4.86%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 401 (52.69%) Java
2 334 (43.89%) JavaScript
3 298 (39.16%) SQL
4 174 (22.86%) PHP
5 171 (22.47%) C#
6 91 (11.96%) Ruby
7 85 (11.17%) Python
8 81 (10.64%) T-SQL
9 38 (4.99%) Bash Shell
10 29 (3.81%) Scala
11 27 (3.55%) Perl
12 24 (3.15%) PHP5
12 24 (3.15%) Groovy
13 17 (2.23%) HQL
14 14 (1.84%) C++
14 14 (1.84%) PL/SQL
15 12 (1.58%) Shell Script
16 9 (1.18%) VBScript
17 6 (0.79%) C
18 5 (0.66%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 105 (13.80%) Degree
2 7 (0.92%) Sun Certification
3 6 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.66%) MCSE
4 5 (0.66%) MCSA
4 5 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (0.39%) Postgraduate
5 3 (0.39%) IBM WebSphere Certification
5 3 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.99%) QA
2 29 (3.81%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.45%) SLA
4 5 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 89 (11.70%) Varnish
2 30 (3.94%) KVM
3 28 (3.68%) Samba
4 19 (2.50%) vSphere
5 11 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.79%) Docker
7 5 (0.66%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.26%) HDFS
9 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 93 (12.22%) Puppet
2 59 (7.75%) Opscode Chef
2 59 (7.75%) StatsD
2 59 (7.75%) logstash
2 59 (7.75%) Kibana
3 49 (6.44%) ZABBIX
4 42 (5.52%) HAProxy
5 37 (4.86%) Graphite
6 17 (2.23%) Hadoop YARN
7 14 (1.84%) Ansible
8 11 (1.45%) Vagrant
9 10 (1.31%) Nagios
10 8 (1.05%) Munin
11 7 (0.92%) Zenoss
11 7 (0.92%) Capistrano
11 7 (0.92%) Icinga
12 4 (0.53%) nmon
13 2 (0.26%) Cacti
14 1 (0.13%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 120 (15.77%) hybris
2 80 (10.51%) Rackspace
3 69 (9.07%) Oracle
3 69 (9.07%) Microsoft
4 66 (8.67%) Endeca
5 61 (8.02%) New Relic
6 49 (6.44%) SAP
7 42 (5.52%) Red Hat
7 42 (5.52%) VMware
8 35 (4.60%) Sony
8 35 (4.60%) Toshiba
8 35 (4.60%) HP
8 35 (4.60%) Cisco
9 33 (4.34%) Zend
10 30 (3.94%) Twitter
11 29 (3.81%) ATG
12 28 (3.68%) Dell
12 28 (3.68%) Juniper
12 28 (3.68%) Apple
12 28 (3.68%) Demandware
South East London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £33000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Square One Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £55,000 to £62,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Workdigital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per year (plus 10% bonus)
Posted: 19 days ago