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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Solr
Rank 561 605 697
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +92
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 381 286 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.54% 1.31% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 288 235 167
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24761 21901 24084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.15% 20.14% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20439 18459 20660
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 £39,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +46 374 £57,500 +9.52% 37
London +8 301 £57,500 +4.54% 30
City of London +22 62 £60,000 +20.00% 5
South East +14 44 £60,000 +20.00% 3
East Sussex - 18 £60,000 -
Brighton - 18 £60,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 16 £40,000 - 2
Bristol +6 13 £47,500 +35.71% 1
South West -5 13 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Oxfordshire -18 10 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Berkshire +12 8 £72,500 +31.81%
Reading 0 8 £72,500 -
Nottingham +8 6 £65,000 +132.14%
Nottinghamshire +8 6 £65,000 +132.14%
East Midlands -5 6 £65,000 +132.14% 1
Surrey - 6 £40,000 - 1
North West +3 5 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Manchester -12 5 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Isleworth - 5 £65,250 -
Twickenham - 5 £52,500 - 3
Surbiton - 4 £49,500 -
Oxford -18 3 £70,000 +40.00%
Cardiff - 3 £35,000 -
Warwick - 3 - -
South Wales - 3 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 - -
Wales - 3 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 3 - -
Wallingford - 2 £35,000 - 1
Kidlington - 2 £70,000 -

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (56.08%) Java
2 358 (50.07%) MySQL
3 353 (49.37%) Linux
4 325 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 255 (35.66%) Git (software)
6 246 (34.41%) HTML
7 240 (33.57%) SQL
8 234 (32.73%) MVC
9 233 (32.59%) Spring
10 217 (30.35%) Apache
11 214 (29.93%) Tomcat
12 209 (29.23%) CSS
13 204 (28.53%) jQuery
14 202 (28.25%) MongoDB
15 189 (26.43%) Web Services
16 188 (26.29%) E-Commerce
17 182 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
18 175 (24.48%) Lucene
19 173 (24.20%) SQL Server
20 163 (22.80%) .NET
20 163 (22.80%) TDD
21 161 (22.52%) PHP
22 152 (21.26%) J2EE
22 152 (21.26%) XML
23 146 (20.42%) Hibernate
24 142 (19.86%) NoSQL
25 138 (19.30%) Elasticsearch
25 138 (19.30%) UNIX
25 138 (19.30%) OO
26 132 (18.46%) Open Source

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 217 (30.35%) Apache
2 214 (29.93%) Tomcat
3 138 (19.30%) Elasticsearch
4 118 (16.50%) nginx
5 95 (13.29%) IIS
6 67 (9.37%) Node.js
7 53 (7.41%) CMS
7 53 (7.41%) Drupal
8 33 (4.62%) Alfresco
9 32 (4.48%) WebLogic
10 21 (2.94%) GlassFish
11 20 (2.80%) NServiceBus
12 19 (2.66%) Umbraco
12 19 (2.66%) BizTalk Server
12 19 (2.66%) Sitefinity
12 19 (2.66%) Orchard CMS
13 14 (1.96%) WebSphere
14 13 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
15 10 (1.40%) OpenStack
16 7 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (3.36%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.12%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.42%) MS Office
4 2 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) Tridion
1 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.14%) Magento
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 114 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (9.23%) GitHub
3 58 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 52 (7.27%) Cloud Computing
5 43 (6.01%) Amazon EC2
6 40 (5.59%) PaaS
7 31 (4.34%) IaaS
8 26 (3.64%) SaaS
9 21 (2.94%) Trello
10 13 (1.82%) Amazon S3
11 10 (1.40%) Joyent
12 5 (0.70%) Rackspace Cloud
13 3 (0.42%) Google Apps
13 3 (0.42%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.14%) CloudFront
14 1 (0.14%) Heroku
14 1 (0.14%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 70 (9.79%) HTTP
2 30 (4.20%) TCP/IP
3 17 (2.38%) Internet
4 14 (1.96%) Firewall
5 12 (1.68%) DNS
5 12 (1.68%) BIG-IP
6 9 (1.26%) Network Security
7 7 (0.98%) SMTP
7 7 (0.98%) SSL
8 6 (0.84%) POP3
8 6 (0.84%) ICMP
9 5 (0.70%) LDAP
9 5 (0.70%) Kerberos
9 5 (0.70%) SAN
10 4 (0.56%) OpenVPN
10 4 (0.56%) AMQP
11 1 (0.14%) SSH
11 1 (0.14%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.14%) VPN
11 1 (0.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 358 (50.07%) MySQL
2 202 (28.25%) MongoDB
3 173 (24.20%) SQL Server
4 142 (19.86%) NoSQL
5 87 (12.17%) Relational Database
6 81 (11.33%) PostgreSQL
7 79 (11.05%) Hadoop
8 71 (9.93%) Big Data
9 42 (5.87%) Redis
10 40 (5.59%) Data Mining
11 39 (5.45%) RavenDB
12 34 (4.76%) HBase
13 30 (4.20%) RDBMS
14 20 (2.80%) Neo4j
15 17 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 16 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
17 15 (2.10%) Oracle Database
18 14 (1.96%) Apache Hive
19 12 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
20 11 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 255 (35.66%) Git (software)
2 116 (16.22%) Subversion
3 114 (15.94%) Maven
4 99 (13.85%) Jenkins
5 96 (13.43%) Eclipse
6 87 (12.17%) JIRA
6 87 (12.17%) Ant
7 80 (11.19%) NUnit
8 79 (11.05%) TeamCity
8 79 (11.05%) JUnit
9 77 (10.77%) Selenium
10 59 (8.25%) Mockito
11 44 (6.15%) Rhino Mocks
12 43 (6.01%) Cucumber
13 30 (4.20%) Hudson
14 27 (3.78%) ReSharper
15 24 (3.36%) Jasmine
16 22 (3.08%) Moq
17 20 (2.80%) Octopus Deploy
17 20 (2.80%) YouTrack
General
1 55 (7.69%) Retail
2 45 (6.29%) Marketing
3 40 (5.59%) Music Industry
4 36 (5.03%) Finance
5 34 (4.76%) Publishing
6 23 (3.22%) Telecoms
7 20 (2.80%) French Language
8 18 (2.52%) Advertising
9 14 (1.96%) Back Office
10 7 (0.98%) Games
11 5 (0.70%) Banking
11 5 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.56%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.42%) Legal
14 2 (0.28%) Automotive
14 2 (0.28%) Front Office
15 1 (0.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 458 (64.06%) Developer
2 221 (30.91%) Java Developer
3 143 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 71 (9.93%) Senior Java Developer
5 70 (9.79%) Software Engineer
6 63 (8.81%) .NET Developer
7 49 (6.85%) Web Engineer
8 43 (6.01%) Senior Software Engineer
9 42 (5.87%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 38 (5.31%) Software Developer
11 37 (5.17%) Administrator
12 36 (5.03%) Operations Engineer
13 33 (4.62%) Architect
13 33 (4.62%) Web Developer
14 31 (4.34%) Consultant
14 31 (4.34%) DBA
14 31 (4.34%) Senior .NET Developer
15 30 (4.20%) Drupal Developer
16 28 (3.92%) Linux Administrator
17 26 (3.64%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (34.41%) HTML
2 233 (32.59%) Spring
3 209 (29.23%) CSS
4 204 (28.53%) jQuery
5 189 (26.43%) Web Services
6 175 (24.48%) Lucene
7 163 (22.80%) .NET
8 152 (21.26%) J2EE
8 152 (21.26%) XML
9 146 (20.42%) Hibernate
10 126 (17.62%) ASP.NET
11 112 (15.66%) REST
12 107 (14.97%) JSP
13 97 (13.57%) AngularJS
14 87 (12.17%) SOAP
15 85 (11.89%) RESTful
16 80 (11.19%) Spring MVC
17 77 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
18 70 (9.79%) XSLT
19 67 (9.37%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 132 (18.46%) Open Source
2 76 (10.63%) Computer Science
3 40 (5.59%) Blackberry
4 34 (4.76%) Digital Media
5 30 (4.20%) Social Media
6 29 (4.06%) Replication
7 24 (3.36%) Management Information System
8 20 (2.80%) Inversion of Control
9 19 (2.66%) Taxonomies
9 19 (2.66%) Client/Server
10 17 (2.38%) Clustering
10 17 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 15 (2.10%) Xbox
12 14 (1.96%) W3C
13 13 (1.82%) GIS
14 10 (1.40%) BBC
14 10 (1.40%) Blog
14 10 (1.40%) Artificial Intelligence
15 9 (1.26%) Ontologies
15 9 (1.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 353 (49.37%) Linux
2 138 (19.30%) UNIX
3 125 (17.48%) Windows
4 62 (8.67%) Debian
5 40 (5.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (5.59%) Apple iOS
6 39 (5.45%) Android
6 39 (5.45%) Ubuntu
7 29 (4.06%) Mac OS X
8 19 (2.66%) CentOS
9 14 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.70%) SELinux
12 3 (0.42%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.42%) Gentoo
12 3 (0.42%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (32.73%) MVC
2 188 (26.29%) E-Commerce
3 182 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
4 163 (22.80%) TDD
5 138 (19.30%) OO
6 131 (18.32%) DevOps
7 130 (18.18%) Scrum
8 129 (18.04%) Software Engineering
9 91 (12.73%) BDD
10 89 (12.45%) Web Development
11 86 (12.03%) Unit Testing
12 85 (11.89%) Continuous Integration
13 73 (10.21%) Content Management
14 57 (7.97%) Automated Testing
15 55 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
16 54 (7.55%) Project Management
17 44 (6.15%) Kanban
18 40 (5.59%) Configuration Management
19 37 (5.17%) Build Automation
20 36 (5.03%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 401 (56.08%) Java
2 325 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 240 (33.57%) SQL
4 161 (22.52%) PHP
5 119 (16.64%) C#
6 97 (13.57%) Python
7 84 (11.75%) Ruby
8 64 (8.95%) Bash Shell
9 58 (8.11%) Perl
10 48 (6.71%) Scala
11 39 (5.45%) T-SQL
12 29 (4.06%) C++
13 22 (3.08%) Groovy
14 19 (2.66%) XPath
14 19 (2.66%) Shell Script
15 14 (1.96%) TypeScript
16 12 (1.68%) C
16 12 (1.68%) PL/SQL
16 12 (1.68%) Erlang
17 11 (1.54%) HQL
Qualifications
1 88 (12.31%) Degree
2 9 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.98%) PhD
4 6 (0.84%) MCSE
4 6 (0.84%) MCSA
4 6 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.28%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (8.11%) QA
2 21 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 90 (12.59%) Varnish
2 29 (4.06%) Samba
2 29 (4.06%) KVM
3 9 (1.26%) Postfix
4 8 (1.12%) vSphere
4 8 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.98%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.98%) VirtualBox
6 5 (0.70%) Sendmail
7 4 (0.56%) NFS
8 3 (0.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 110 (15.38%) Puppet
2 96 (13.43%) Opscode Chef
3 57 (7.97%) ZABBIX
4 52 (7.27%) StatsD
5 46 (6.43%) logstash
5 46 (6.43%) Kibana
6 40 (5.59%) HAProxy
7 24 (3.36%) Nagios
8 21 (2.94%) Vagrant
9 15 (2.10%) Capistrano
10 14 (1.96%) Ansible
11 12 (1.68%) Ganglia
11 12 (1.68%) Munin
12 8 (1.12%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 86 (12.03%) hybris
2 81 (11.33%) Oracle
3 50 (6.99%) Rackspace
4 49 (6.85%) New Relic
5 41 (5.73%) Endeca
5 41 (5.73%) Cisco
6 40 (5.59%) HP
6 40 (5.59%) Sony
6 40 (5.59%) Toshiba
7 37 (5.17%) Microsoft
8 36 (5.03%) ATG
8 36 (5.03%) Zend
8 36 (5.03%) Demandware
9 35 (4.90%) Intershop
9 35 (4.90%) Dell
10 34 (4.76%) Juniper
10 34 (4.76%) Apple
11 25 (3.50%) VMware
12 23 (3.22%) Red Hat
12 23 (3.22%) JBoss
East London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + +benifits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + benifits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum £75-£95K + Hybris training
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £34,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus, share options
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Not On The High Street Enterprises Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £62,000 per annum pension life assurance gym membershi
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: 11 days ago