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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Solr
Rank 531 552 701
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +149
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 401 361 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.34% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.71% 1.66% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 260 316 172
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +3.88%

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
23494 21791 23725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.87% 20.30% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19188 18460 20272
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 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -3 394 £55,000 +10.00% 37
London +43 299 £55,000 -4.34% 30
South East +16 68 £60,000 +20.00% 1
City of London +3 41 £60,000 +4.34% 10
Kingston Upon Thames - 26 £37,500 - 2
Berkshire +1 18 £72,500 +31.81% 1
East Sussex - 18 £70,000 -
Reading - 18 £72,500 - 1
Brighton - 18 £70,000 -
Surrey - 15 £37,500 -
Twickenham - 15 £40,000 -
South West -12 14 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Bristol -2 10 £47,500 +2.70%
Buckinghamshire +2 7 £51,250 +2.50%
High Wycombe +1 7 £51,250 +20.58%
Oxfordshire -26 6 £35,000 -30.00%
North West -17 4 £33,750 -31.12% 1
Yorkshire -58 4 £41,500 +38.33% 1
West Sussex - 3 £35,000 -
Devon - 3 £45,000 - 2
Teddington - 3 £60,000 -
Exeter - 3 £45,000 - 1
Wallingford +1 2 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire -1 2 £40,000 +42.85%
Cambridgeshire -2 2 £34,000 +13.33%
Nottingham -3 2 £40,000 +42.85%
East of England -15 2 £34,000 +1.91%
East Midlands -18 2 £40,000 +42.85%
Manchester -21 2 £37,500 -23.46% 1
Sheffield - 2 £41,500 -

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 416 (54.10%) Java
2 389 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
3 375 (48.76%) MySQL
4 355 (46.16%) JavaScript
5 308 (40.05%) Linux
6 295 (38.36%) SQL
7 248 (32.25%) MVC
8 247 (32.12%) HTML
9 246 (31.99%) Spring
10 243 (31.60%) Web Services
11 242 (31.47%) Git (software)
12 235 (30.56%) E-Commerce
13 220 (28.61%) CSS
14 218 (28.35%) Lucene
15 215 (27.96%) jQuery
16 214 (27.83%) .NET
17 213 (27.70%) MongoDB
18 210 (27.31%) SQL Server
19 200 (26.01%) TDD
20 196 (25.49%) Apache
21 192 (24.97%) Tomcat
22 182 (23.67%) ASP.NET
23 178 (23.15%) C#
24 164 (21.33%) REST
25 163 (21.20%) XML
25 163 (21.20%) Windows
26 160 (20.81%) Scrum
27 159 (20.68%) OO
28 158 (20.55%) Hibernate
28 158 (20.55%) nginx

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 196 (25.49%) Apache
2 192 (24.97%) Tomcat
3 158 (20.55%) nginx
4 143 (18.60%) Elasticsearch
5 130 (16.91%) IIS
6 72 (9.36%) Node.js
7 46 (5.98%) CMS
8 39 (5.07%) Drupal
9 34 (4.42%) Apache Spark
10 31 (4.03%) GlassFish
11 21 (2.73%) WebLogic
12 19 (2.47%) Sitefinity
12 19 (2.47%) OpenStack
12 19 (2.47%) NServiceBus
12 19 (2.47%) Orchard CMS
12 19 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
12 19 (2.47%) Umbraco
13 17 (2.21%) WebSphere
14 14 (1.82%) Commerce Server
15 13 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 24 (3.12%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.04%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.65%) MS Office
4 3 (0.39%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 138 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (15.60%) GitHub
3 93 (12.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 75 (9.75%) Cloud Computing
5 56 (7.28%) Trello
6 38 (4.94%) PaaS
7 31 (4.03%) IaaS
8 28 (3.64%) SaaS
9 20 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.91%) Joyent
11 4 (0.52%) Rackspace Cloud
12 3 (0.39%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.13%) ElastiCache
13 1 (0.13%) Heroku
13 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 91 (11.83%) HTTP
2 24 (3.12%) TCP/IP
3 16 (2.08%) Internet
4 11 (1.43%) DNS
5 9 (1.17%) Firewall
6 8 (1.04%) SMTP
6 8 (1.04%) Network Security
7 7 (0.91%) BIG-IP
7 7 (0.91%) POP3
7 7 (0.91%) SSL
7 7 (0.91%) ICMP
8 5 (0.65%) LDAP
8 5 (0.65%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.39%) SAN
10 1 (0.13%) AMQP
10 1 (0.13%) Extranet
10 1 (0.13%) VoIP
10 1 (0.13%) FTP
10 1 (0.13%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 375 (48.76%) MySQL
2 213 (27.70%) MongoDB
3 210 (27.31%) SQL Server
4 141 (18.34%) NoSQL
5 105 (13.65%) PostgreSQL
6 99 (12.87%) Relational Database
7 82 (10.66%) Hadoop
8 80 (10.40%) Big Data
9 75 (9.75%) RavenDB
10 47 (6.11%) Redis
11 45 (5.85%) RDBMS
11 45 (5.85%) HBase
12 31 (4.03%) Data Mining
13 21 (2.73%) Neo4j
14 14 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 12 (1.56%) Apache Hive
17 10 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
17 10 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 242 (31.47%) Git (software)
2 125 (16.25%) TeamCity
2 125 (16.25%) NUnit
3 119 (15.47%) Maven
3 119 (15.47%) Subversion
4 110 (14.30%) Selenium
5 93 (12.09%) Rhino Mocks
6 86 (11.18%) JUnit
7 83 (10.79%) Jenkins
8 82 (10.66%) Eclipse
9 73 (9.49%) Ant
10 72 (9.36%) Mockito
11 69 (8.97%) ReSharper
12 62 (8.06%) Cucumber
13 60 (7.80%) JIRA
14 56 (7.28%) YouTrack
14 56 (7.28%) Octopus Deploy
14 56 (7.28%) dotTrace
15 33 (4.29%) Hudson
16 32 (4.16%) Jasmine
General
1 56 (7.28%) French Language
2 52 (6.76%) Finance
3 49 (6.37%) Retail
4 48 (6.24%) Publishing
5 44 (5.72%) Music Industry
6 39 (5.07%) Telecoms
7 16 (2.08%) Marketing
8 11 (1.43%) Back Office
9 8 (1.04%) Advertising
10 7 (0.91%) Legal
11 5 (0.65%) Law
12 4 (0.52%) Games
12 4 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.52%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.39%) Electronics
14 2 (0.26%) Banking
14 2 (0.26%) Automotive
14 2 (0.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 507 (65.93%) Developer
2 238 (30.95%) Java Developer
3 187 (24.32%) Senior Developer
4 100 (13.00%) .NET Developer
5 82 (10.66%) Senior Java Developer
6 66 (8.58%) Software Engineer
7 46 (5.98%) Web Engineer
7 46 (5.98%) Senior Software Engineer
8 45 (5.85%) Senior .NET Developer
9 42 (5.46%) Consultant
10 41 (5.33%) Architect
11 39 (5.07%) Administrator
12 37 (4.81%) Software Developer
13 33 (4.29%) Operations Engineer
14 32 (4.16%) UI Developer
14 32 (4.16%) Linux Administrator
14 32 (4.16%) UI Programmer
15 30 (3.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 30 (3.90%) Web Developer
16 29 (3.77%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (32.12%) HTML
2 246 (31.99%) Spring
3 243 (31.60%) Web Services
4 220 (28.61%) CSS
5 218 (28.35%) Lucene
6 215 (27.96%) jQuery
7 214 (27.83%) .NET
8 182 (23.67%) ASP.NET
9 164 (21.33%) REST
10 163 (21.20%) XML
11 158 (20.55%) Hibernate
12 154 (20.03%) J2EE
13 129 (16.78%) AngularJS
14 123 (15.99%) ASP.NET MVC
15 103 (13.39%) JSP
16 87 (11.31%) SOAP
17 84 (10.92%) RESTful
18 76 (9.88%) Sass
19 74 (9.62%) Castle Windsor
20 70 (9.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 129 (16.78%) Open Source
2 86 (11.18%) Computer Science
3 67 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (7.41%) Algorithms
5 56 (7.28%) Digital Media
6 44 (5.72%) Blackberry
7 42 (5.46%) Data Structures
8 36 (4.68%) Client/Server
9 24 (3.12%) Social Media
10 22 (2.86%) Replication
11 21 (2.73%) iPad
12 20 (2.60%) Inversion of Control
12 20 (2.60%) Management Information System
13 17 (2.21%) Visualisation
14 16 (2.08%) BBC
15 15 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 15 (1.95%) Clustering
16 14 (1.82%) Taxonomies
17 13 (1.69%) W3C
18 10 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 308 (40.05%) Linux
2 163 (21.20%) Windows
3 100 (13.00%) UNIX
4 64 (8.32%) Debian
5 37 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (4.68%) Ubuntu
7 29 (3.77%) Android
8 28 (3.64%) Apple iOS
9 22 (2.86%) CentOS
10 20 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (1.43%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.52%) FreeBSD
14 3 (0.39%) SELinux
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
1 389 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (32.25%) MVC
3 235 (30.56%) E-Commerce
4 200 (26.01%) TDD
5 160 (20.81%) Scrum
6 159 (20.68%) OO
7 142 (18.47%) Software Engineering
8 140 (18.21%) DevOps
9 120 (15.60%) BDD
10 116 (15.08%) Unit Testing
11 77 (10.01%) Mentoring
12 72 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
13 70 (9.10%) Continuous Improvement
14 69 (8.97%) Web Development
15 52 (6.76%) OOP
15 52 (6.76%) Pair Programming
16 48 (6.24%) Kanban
16 48 (6.24%) SOA
17 47 (6.11%) Content Management
17 47 (6.11%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 416 (54.10%) Java
2 355 (46.16%) JavaScript
3 295 (38.36%) SQL
4 178 (23.15%) C#
5 145 (18.86%) PHP
6 96 (12.48%) Python
7 92 (11.96%) Ruby
8 76 (9.88%) T-SQL
9 57 (7.41%) Bash Shell
10 51 (6.63%) Perl
11 33 (4.29%) Scala
12 24 (3.12%) PHP5
13 23 (2.99%) C++
14 19 (2.47%) Groovy
15 13 (1.69%) HQL
16 12 (1.56%) PL/SQL
16 12 (1.56%) XPath
17 9 (1.17%) Erlang
17 9 (1.17%) TypeScript
18 8 (1.04%) C
Qualifications
1 98 (12.74%) Degree
2 9 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.04%) Sun Certification
4 6 (0.78%) MCSE
4 6 (0.78%) MCSA
4 6 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (0.39%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.39%) IBM WebSphere Certification
6 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.76%) QA
2 20 (2.60%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 92 (11.96%) Varnish
2 31 (4.03%) KVM
2 31 (4.03%) Samba
3 6 (0.78%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.65%) Docker
5 3 (0.39%) Postfix
5 3 (0.39%) Sendmail
5 3 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 94 (12.22%) Puppet
2 74 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
3 57 (7.41%) StatsD
4 52 (6.76%) Kibana
5 51 (6.63%) logstash
6 49 (6.37%) ZABBIX
7 40 (5.20%) HAProxy
8 29 (3.77%) Hadoop YARN
9 14 (1.82%) Nagios
10 10 (1.30%) Vagrant
10 10 (1.30%) Ganglia
11 9 (1.17%) Ansible
12 8 (1.04%) Munin
13 7 (0.91%) Capistrano
14 1 (0.13%) Cacti
Vendors
1 90 (11.70%) Rackspace
2 75 (9.75%) hybris
3 70 (9.10%) Microsoft
4 69 (8.97%) Oracle
5 52 (6.76%) New Relic
6 44 (5.72%) HP
6 44 (5.72%) Sony
6 44 (5.72%) Toshiba
7 38 (4.94%) Cisco
7 38 (4.94%) Twitter
8 36 (4.68%) Apple
9 34 (4.42%) Endeca
9 34 (4.42%) Zend
10 31 (4.03%) Dell
10 31 (4.03%) Juniper
11 28 (3.64%) SAP
12 24 (3.12%) ATG
13 23 (2.99%) Demandware
13 23 (2.99%) Sitecore
13 23 (2.99%) Intershop
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Pension + Discounts + Many More
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + y
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum to £45K + training
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Remote/Flexible Working + Stock Options
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bens & training
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Gold Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: 5 days ago
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Anonymous
Salary: £30,000, negotiable depending on experience.
Posted: 5 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum 15% bonus and great holidays + enter
Posted: 5 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum 10% bonus, pension, healthcare and h
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
WTG (Web Technology Group)
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago