The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Solr
Rank 230 216 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.017% 0.056% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.095% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
Apache Solr
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1054 1082 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.00% 20.14% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 867 920 863
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,123
% change year-on-year
- +2.24%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) SOA
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) RavenDB
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (33.33%) NServiceBus
5 2 (22.22%) REST
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (22.22%) Android SDK
5 2 (22.22%) Android Development
5 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
5 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 5 (55.56%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (33.33%) NServiceBus
3 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) RavenDB
3 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) Redis
4 1 (11.11%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Project Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) REST
3 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Grails
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) XSD
3 2 (22.22%) DOM
3 2 (22.22%) SAX
3 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Android
2 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Android Development
4 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Information Management
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Endeca
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
3 1 (11.11%) hybris