The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Apache Solr skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Solr
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 118 134 114
Rank change year-on-year +16 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.055% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.49% 0.71% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +24.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +34.37% -  

Apache Solr is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 204 420 340
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 11.31% 17.84% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 157 376 277
Median salary £35,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% -21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Apache Solr
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Apache Solr as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Solr in Birmingham

Apache Solr
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Apache Solr in Birmingham

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Lucene
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (20.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (20.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (20.00%) HBase
2 1 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Kafka
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (20.00%) Oozie
2 1 (20.00%) HDFS
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (20.00%) OCR
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) HBase
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) Database Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Database Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Lucene
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Kafka
2 1 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (20.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Cluster Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (20.00%) OCR
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Flume
1 1 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (20.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat