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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Solr
Rank 242 220 192
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -28
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 5 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.081% 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.43% 0.62% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 12
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
1154 1136 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.75% 21.21% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 947 949 740
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Apache Solr as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Apache Solr across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Apache Solr Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Solr within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 2 £27,500 -
Birmingham -16 1 £57,500 +35.29%
Solihull - 1 £50,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £30,000 -
Apache Solr
England

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing Apache Solr also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (55.56%) Linked Data
3 5 (55.56%) SaaS
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) SOA
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) Web Design
3 5 (55.56%) Lucene
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Web Development
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) Semantic Web
4 4 (44.44%) SPARQL
4 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Ruby
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Test-First Development
4 4 (44.44%) ODBC
4 4 (44.44%) JDBC
4 4 (44.44%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) Perl

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (11.11%) Alfresco
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Magnolia
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) SaaS
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Principal Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) Lucene
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) CSS3
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) JDBC
2 4 (44.44%) ODBC
3 2 (22.22%) FuelPHP
3 2 (22.22%) LAMP
3 2 (22.22%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) Apache Wicket
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Linked Data
1 5 (55.56%) Semantic Web
2 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
3 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (55.56%) SOA
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
1 5 (55.56%) Web Design
1 5 (55.56%) Web Development
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) Test-First Development
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) Software Licensing
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) Ruby
3 4 (44.44%) SPARQL
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) KVM
1 2 (22.22%) Samba
1 2 (22.22%) Varnish
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
2 1 (11.11%) Escenic
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle