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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Solr
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
1102 982 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.91% 17.66% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 930 849 847
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 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 8 (72.73%) Java
1 8 (72.73%) UNIX
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
1 8 (72.73%) Tomcat
2 6 (54.55%) CRM
3 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) Sun
3 5 (45.45%) SAN
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
3 5 (45.45%) Nagios
3 5 (45.45%) LAMP
3 5 (45.45%) Debian
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) Apache
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
3 5 (45.45%) PHP
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) Replication
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) CentOS
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Postfix
3 5 (45.45%) Sendmail
3 5 (45.45%) nginx
3 5 (45.45%) Varnish

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 8 (72.73%) Tomcat
2 5 (45.45%) Apache
2 5 (45.45%) nginx
3 3 (27.27%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
1 5 (45.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Administrator
1 5 (45.45%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Development Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) CRM Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) LAMP
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) REST
2 3 (27.27%) RESTful
2 3 (27.27%) JSON
2 3 (27.27%) Grails
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) SOAP
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) XSD
2 3 (27.27%) DOM
2 3 (27.27%) J2EE
2 3 (27.27%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Replication
2 3 (27.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) UNIX
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Debian
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) CentOS
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (45.45%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) B2B
2 3 (27.27%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Perl
2 5 (45.45%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Groovy
3 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (45.45%) Postfix
1 5 (45.45%) Sendmail
1 5 (45.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Sun
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Open Text