The first table below looks at the demand for Apache Solr skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 1 August 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Solr
Rank 208 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1095 1002 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.35% 18.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 934 848 854
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £51,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Apache Solr
England

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Apache Solr across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Apache Solr Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Apache Solr
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apache Solr across the West Midlands region.

Apache Solr Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Apache Solr
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Solr within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 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
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Apache Solr
England

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 12 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 11 (73.33%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) UNIX
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) CRM
4 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (40.00%) HTML
4 6 (40.00%) B2B
4 6 (40.00%) B2C
4 6 (40.00%) SAX
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) CSS
4 6 (40.00%) SOAP
4 6 (40.00%) XML
4 6 (40.00%) XSD
4 6 (40.00%) DOM
4 6 (40.00%) J2EE
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (40.00%) Nagios
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (40.00%) JSON
4 6 (40.00%) Grails
4 6 (40.00%) Groovy
4 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 12 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (33.33%) nginx
2 5 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (6.67%) NServiceBus
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (33.33%) Network Security
2 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) FogBugz
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
1 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 6 (40.00%) J2EE Developer
1 6 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Development Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Network Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
1 6 (40.00%) SAX
1 6 (40.00%) CSS
1 6 (40.00%) SOAP
1 6 (40.00%) XML
1 6 (40.00%) XSD
1 6 (40.00%) DOM
1 6 (40.00%) J2EE
1 6 (40.00%) JSON
1 6 (40.00%) Grails
1 6 (40.00%) REST
1 6 (40.00%) RESTful
2 5 (33.33%) LAMP
3 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Social Media
2 5 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) UNIX
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) SELinux
3 5 (33.33%) CentOS
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) CRM
2 6 (40.00%) B2B
2 6 (40.00%) B2C
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (40.00%) Groovy
3 5 (33.33%) Perl
3 5 (33.33%) PHP
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Varnish
2 5 (33.33%) Postfix
2 5 (33.33%) Sendmail
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Sun
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) Open Text
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix