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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Solr
Rank 544 525 575
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +50
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 392 424 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.37% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.80% 1.77% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 345 291 270
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +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
21768 23913 21434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.95% 20.97% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18192 19458 18187
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015 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 4 September 2015. 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 -25 383 £57,500 - 49
London -40 255 £62,500 +8.69% 27
City of London +42 59 £70,000 +16.66% 7
South East -21 42 £45,000 -25.00% 12
Yorkshire +37 29 £57,500 +38.55% 1
South West -6 22 £48,750 +2.63% 1
Middlesbrough - 22 £65,000 -
North Yorkshire - 22 £65,000 -
East of England +13 15 £40,000 +17.64% 5
East Sussex +11 14 £50,000 -28.57% 2
Brighton +9 14 £50,000 -28.57% 2
East Midlands +7 12 £40,000 -38.46%
Northamptonshire - 12 £40,000 -
Devon - 11 £45,000 - 1
Exeter - 10 £45,000 -
Manchester +7 9 £47,500 +41.79% 1
North West -3 9 £47,500 +48.43% 1
Cambridgeshire +24 8 £40,000 +17.64% 3
Cambridge +22 8 £40,000 +17.64% 3
Oxfordshire -2 8 £32,000 -8.57% 1
Bristol -13 8 £67,500 +42.10%
Northampton - 7 £40,000 -
Abingdon - 7 £32,000 -
Berkshire +4 6 £55,000 -24.13%
Hampshire +22 5 £52,500 -4.54% 9
South Yorkshire +8 5 £40,000 -3.61%
Sheffield +4 5 £40,000 -3.61%
Crawley -4 5 £42,500 +21.42%
West Sussex -7 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Wales 0 4 £32,500 -

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 552 (67.65%) Java
2 400 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
3 357 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 313 (38.36%) Spring
5 280 (34.31%) MySQL
6 274 (33.58%) Elasticsearch
7 273 (33.46%) Linux
8 263 (32.23%) HTML
9 244 (29.90%) Lucene
10 229 (28.06%) TDD
10 229 (28.06%) CSS
11 226 (27.70%) MongoDB
12 222 (27.21%) Git (software)
13 212 (25.98%) Tomcat
14 197 (24.14%) E-Commerce
15 194 (23.77%) Hadoop
16 192 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
17 191 (23.41%) NoSQL
18 190 (23.28%) SQL
18 190 (23.28%) Big Data
19 182 (22.30%) Hibernate
20 181 (22.18%) jQuery
21 180 (22.06%) Web Services
22 169 (20.71%) J2EE
23 168 (20.59%) MVC
24 162 (19.85%) REST
25 157 (19.24%) Apache
26 153 (18.75%) Open Source
27 149 (18.26%) SQL Server
28 148 (18.14%) hybris

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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
1 274 (33.58%) Elasticsearch
2 212 (25.98%) Tomcat
3 157 (19.24%) Apache
4 129 (15.81%) Node.js
5 96 (11.76%) nginx
6 86 (10.54%) Apache Spark
7 73 (8.95%) IIS
8 63 (7.72%) CMS
9 53 (6.50%) Drupal
10 48 (5.88%) WebSphere
11 31 (3.80%) JBoss
11 31 (3.80%) WebLogic
11 31 (3.80%) Confluence
12 26 (3.19%) Mule
12 26 (3.19%) Apache Pig
12 26 (3.19%) GlassFish
13 24 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
14 18 (2.21%) Oracle Coherence
15 12 (1.47%) Mule ESB
16 10 (1.23%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (1.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.49%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.25%) MS Office
3 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.10%) Magento
2 6 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (0.74%) Fredhopper
3 5 (0.61%) Summit
4 4 (0.49%) Workday HCM
5 3 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.25%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.12%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 192 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (6.62%) GitHub
4 48 (5.88%) PaaS
5 47 (5.76%) IaaS
6 36 (4.41%) SaaS
7 26 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (1.59%) OpenShift
9 10 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.86%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.74%) Amazon CloudSearch
12 4 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.49%) Trello
13 3 (0.37%) Route 53
13 3 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.37%) Amazon Kinesis
14 2 (0.25%) Google App Engine
14 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.04%) LDAP
2 26 (3.19%) HTTP
3 25 (3.06%) Firewall
4 22 (2.70%) Internet
5 15 (1.84%) BIG-IP
6 13 (1.59%) AMQP
7 12 (1.47%) SSH
8 7 (0.86%) Reverse Proxy
8 7 (0.86%) DNS
9 6 (0.74%) FTP
10 5 (0.61%) DMZ
11 3 (0.37%) TCP/IP
12 2 (0.25%) SAN
12 2 (0.25%) NAS
13 1 (0.12%) 4G
13 1 (0.12%) Intranet
13 1 (0.12%) SSL
13 1 (0.12%) VPN
13 1 (0.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (34.31%) MySQL
2 226 (27.70%) MongoDB
3 194 (23.77%) Hadoop
4 191 (23.41%) NoSQL
5 190 (23.28%) Big Data
6 149 (18.26%) SQL Server
7 146 (17.89%) Apache Cassandra
8 92 (11.27%) Relational Database
9 85 (10.42%) Redis
10 72 (8.82%) Riak
11 59 (7.23%) Apache Hive
11 59 (7.23%) PostgreSQL
12 56 (6.86%) HBase
13 38 (4.66%) RDBMS
14 33 (4.04%) MarkLogic
15 26 (3.19%) Impala
16 19 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
17 16 (1.96%) Couchbase
18 8 (0.98%) Data Mining
18 8 (0.98%) DB2
Development Applications
1 222 (27.21%) Git (software)
2 100 (12.25%) Jenkins
3 97 (11.89%) Subversion
4 85 (10.42%) Maven
5 66 (8.09%) JIRA
6 62 (7.60%) TeamCity
7 58 (7.11%) JUnit
8 49 (6.00%) Selenium
9 46 (5.64%) Mockito
10 38 (4.66%) Cucumber
10 38 (4.66%) Ant
11 37 (4.53%) NUnit
12 36 (4.41%) Eclipse
13 28 (3.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 28 (3.43%) Jasmine
14 27 (3.31%) Rhino Mocks
15 26 (3.19%) PhantomJS
16 13 (1.59%) Appcelerator Titanium
17 11 (1.35%) Mercurial
18 10 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 83 (10.17%) Retail
2 68 (8.33%) Publishing
3 63 (7.72%) Automotive
4 54 (6.62%) Finance
5 39 (4.78%) Telecoms
5 39 (4.78%) Marketing
6 18 (2.21%) Advertising
7 9 (1.10%) Law
8 8 (0.98%) Games
9 7 (0.86%) Banking
10 3 (0.37%) Legal
10 3 (0.37%) Back Office
11 1 (0.12%) Electronics
11 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.12%) Front Office
11 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 504 (61.76%) Developer
2 272 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 186 (22.79%) Senior Developer
4 122 (14.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 91 (11.15%) Architect
6 48 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 40 (4.90%) .NET Developer
8 36 (4.41%) Lead Developer
9 31 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
10 29 (3.55%) Senior .NET Developer
11 28 (3.43%) Web Developer
12 27 (3.31%) Administrator
13 25 (3.06%) Technical Architect
13 25 (3.06%) Lead Java Developer
14 24 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
14 24 (2.94%) Analyst
14 24 (2.94%) PHP Developer
15 20 (2.45%) Data Architect
15 20 (2.45%) Linux Administrator
15 20 (2.45%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (38.36%) Spring
2 263 (32.23%) HTML
3 244 (29.90%) Lucene
4 229 (28.06%) CSS
5 182 (22.30%) Hibernate
6 181 (22.18%) jQuery
7 180 (22.06%) Web Services
8 169 (20.71%) J2EE
9 162 (19.85%) REST
10 146 (17.89%) XML
11 138 (16.91%) HTML5
12 134 (16.42%) AngularJS
13 127 (15.56%) .NET
14 87 (10.66%) ASP.NET
15 81 (9.93%) SOAP
16 77 (9.44%) RESTful
17 75 (9.19%) JSP
18 74 (9.07%) RabbitMQ
19 64 (7.84%) XSLT
20 62 (7.60%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 65 (7.97%) Computer Science
2 62 (7.60%) BBC
2 62 (7.60%) Blackberry
3 51 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 50 (6.13%) Inversion of Control
5 32 (3.92%) Data Centre
6 27 (3.31%) Statistics
7 25 (3.06%) Mobile App
7 25 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (2.82%) User Experience
9 21 (2.57%) Semantic Web
9 21 (2.57%) Mathematics
10 18 (2.21%) Taxonomies
10 18 (2.21%) iPad
11 14 (1.72%) Visualisation
12 13 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (1.59%) Management Information System
13 12 (1.47%) FMCG
14 10 (1.23%) Blog
14 10 (1.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 273 (33.46%) Linux
2 87 (10.66%) Windows
3 67 (8.21%) UNIX
4 52 (6.37%) Debian
5 39 (4.78%) Ubuntu
6 31 (3.80%) Apple iOS
7 30 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (2.33%) CentOS
10 12 (1.47%) Android
11 7 (0.86%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.25%) Solaris
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 400 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 229 (28.06%) TDD
3 197 (24.14%) E-Commerce
4 168 (20.59%) MVC
5 153 (18.75%) Open Source
6 140 (17.16%) Scrum
7 129 (15.81%) Software Engineering
8 120 (14.71%) DevOps
9 98 (12.01%) OO
10 94 (11.52%) Mentoring
11 84 (10.29%) BDD
12 81 (9.93%) Web Development
13 76 (9.31%) SOA
14 75 (9.19%) Content Management
15 72 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
15 72 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
16 66 (8.09%) Analytics
16 66 (8.09%) Unit Testing
17 64 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
18 63 (7.72%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 552 (67.65%) Java
2 357 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 190 (23.28%) SQL
4 137 (16.79%) PHP
5 107 (13.11%) Scala
6 98 (12.01%) Python
7 92 (11.27%) C#
8 85 (10.42%) Ruby
9 36 (4.41%) Groovy
10 25 (3.06%) Clojure
10 25 (3.06%) Spark SQL
11 24 (2.94%) Go
11 24 (2.94%) Erlang
12 19 (2.33%) PHP5
13 18 (2.21%) C
14 16 (1.96%) XPath
15 15 (1.84%) XQuery
15 15 (1.84%) Bash Shell
16 13 (1.59%) HQL
17 12 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 74 (9.07%) Degree
2 14 (1.72%) PhD
3 2 (0.25%) MBA
4 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.50%) QA
2 18 (2.21%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.61%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.61%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.12%) WAI
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 80 (9.80%) Varnish
2 37 (4.53%) Docker
3 26 (3.19%) KVM
3 26 (3.19%) GlusterFS
3 26 (3.19%) Samba
4 21 (2.57%) vSphere
5 6 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (0.74%) Xen
5 6 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.49%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.25%) Squid
7 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.25%) oVirt
8 1 (0.12%) NFS
Systems Management
1 135 (16.54%) Puppet
2 124 (15.20%) Opscode Chef
3 63 (7.72%) Ansible
4 46 (5.64%) logstash
4 46 (5.64%) Kibana
5 44 (5.39%) StatsD
6 33 (4.04%) HAProxy
6 33 (4.04%) ZABBIX
7 29 (3.55%) Graphite
8 13 (1.59%) Mesos
9 3 (0.37%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.25%) Ganglia
10 2 (0.25%) Salt
11 1 (0.12%) Oozie
11 1 (0.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 148 (18.14%) hybris
2 101 (12.38%) Oracle
3 59 (7.23%) Endeca
4 56 (6.86%) ATG
5 55 (6.74%) New Relic
6 53 (6.50%) Demandware
7 47 (5.76%) SaltStack
8 38 (4.66%) VMware
9 37 (4.53%) Microsoft
10 28 (3.43%) Cisco
10 28 (3.43%) Juniper
10 28 (3.43%) Intershop
11 26 (3.19%) Zend
11 26 (3.19%) Atlassian
11 26 (3.19%) Dell
12 21 (2.57%) IBM
13 18 (2.21%) Red Hat
14 15 (1.84%) Splunk
15 12 (1.47%) TIBCO
15 12 (1.47%) SAP
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