Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Solr
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 444 461 557
Rank change year-on-year +17 +96 -40
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 95 91 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.81% 1.71% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 89 85 68
South East median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +52.94% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £84,000 £65,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -1.79%

Apache Solr is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 5,237 5,314 7,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.30% 18.08% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4,431 4,491 6,237
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Apache Solr
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Apache Solr as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Solr in the South East

Apache Solr
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Apache Solr in the South East

Apache Solr
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Solr in the South East over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Apache Solr in the South East

Apache Solr
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Solr within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +20 84 £58,750 -9.62% 10
Oxfordshire +8 53 £64,500 -0.77% 4
Buckinghamshire +17 22 £52,500 -
Berkshire -7 9 £70,750 +17.92% 6
East Sussex -35 4 £36,500 -14.12%
Surrey - 3 £85,000 -
Hampshire -35 2 - - 6
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 -
Sussex - 1 - -
Apache Solr
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT jobs citing Apache Solr also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 84 (88.42%) Java
2 68 (71.58%) Lucene
3 65 (68.42%) Web Services
4 64 (67.37%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (54.74%) Degree
6 45 (47.37%) MySQL
7 44 (46.32%) SQL
7 44 (46.32%) Software Engineering
8 40 (42.11%) Spring
8 40 (42.11%) Computer Science
9 39 (41.05%) Hibernate
10 38 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (35.79%) Analytics
12 33 (34.74%) Big Data
12 33 (34.74%) PostgreSQL
13 31 (32.63%) Elasticsearch
14 30 (31.58%) TDD
15 29 (30.53%) SOA
15 29 (30.53%) OWASP
16 28 (29.47%) Machine Learning
16 28 (29.47%) Continuous Deployment
17 27 (28.42%) RESTful
18 26 (27.37%) REST
19 25 (26.32%) Natural Language Processing
19 25 (26.32%) Data Visualisation
19 25 (26.32%) Visualisation
19 25 (26.32%) Code Coverage
19 25 (26.32%) J2EE
19 25 (26.32%) MVC
20 23 (24.21%) Maven

Apache Solr
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 31 (32.63%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (16.84%) Tomcat
3 12 (12.63%) Apache Spark
4 11 (11.58%) Apache
5 4 (4.21%) Confluence
5 4 (4.21%) JBoss
5 4 (4.21%) Liferay
5 4 (4.21%) nginx
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (4.21%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.21%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (4.21%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.16%) Drupal
6 3 (3.16%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.11%) Apache Pig
7 2 (2.11%) CMS
8 1 (1.05%) Jetty
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (1.05%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.32%) PaaS
3 6 (6.32%) SaaS
4 4 (4.21%) IaaS
5 3 (3.16%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.11%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (2.11%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.11%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (2.11%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 2 (2.11%) GitHub
6 2 (2.11%) Serverless
7 1 (1.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (47.37%) MySQL
2 33 (34.74%) Big Data
2 33 (34.74%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (21.05%) SQL Server
4 12 (12.63%) MongoDB
5 9 (9.47%) Hadoop
6 6 (6.32%) NoSQL
7 5 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (5.26%) Apache Hive
7 5 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (4.21%) Data Lake
8 4 (4.21%) DB2
9 3 (3.16%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (3.16%) HBase
9 3 (3.16%) HPCC
9 3 (3.16%) InterSystems Cache
9 3 (3.16%) OLAP
9 3 (3.16%) OLTP
10 2 (2.11%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (2.11%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 23 (24.21%) Jenkins
1 23 (24.21%) Maven
2 13 (13.68%) Selenium
3 12 (12.63%) IntelliJ
4 9 (9.47%) Fiddler
4 9 (9.47%) JMeter
4 9 (9.47%) LoadRunner
4 9 (9.47%) WebDriver
5 7 (7.37%) Git (software)
6 6 (6.32%) JIRA
6 6 (6.32%) TeamCity
7 4 (4.21%) Gradle
7 4 (4.21%) Subversion
8 3 (3.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.11%) FishEye
9 2 (2.11%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.11%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (1.05%) JUnit
General
1 4 (4.21%) Finance
2 3 (3.16%) Back Office
3 1 (1.05%) Publishing
3 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (64.21%) Developer
2 44 (46.32%) Java Developer
3 18 (18.95%) Lead Developer
4 16 (16.84%) Senior Developer
4 16 (16.84%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (11.58%) Lead Software Developer
5 11 (11.58%) Software Developer
6 9 (9.47%) Analyst
6 9 (9.47%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (9.47%) Senior Test Analyst
6 9 (9.47%) Test Analyst
7 7 (7.37%) Consultant
7 7 (7.37%) QA Analyst
7 7 (7.37%) QA Test Analyst
7 7 (7.37%) Senior QA Analyst
7 7 (7.37%) Senior QA Test Analyst
8 6 (6.32%) Lead Java Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Development Manager
9 5 (5.26%) Java Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (71.58%) Lucene
2 65 (68.42%) Web Services
3 40 (42.11%) Spring
4 39 (41.05%) Hibernate
5 27 (28.42%) RESTful
6 26 (27.37%) REST
7 25 (26.32%) J2EE
7 25 (26.32%) Natural Language Processing
8 23 (24.21%) JSON
9 20 (21.05%) Drools
9 20 (21.05%) EJB
9 20 (21.05%) JMS
9 20 (21.05%) JSTL
9 20 (21.05%) Struts
10 16 (16.84%) XML
11 11 (11.58%) Spring Boot
12 9 (9.47%) .NET
12 9 (9.47%) AngularJS
12 9 (9.47%) PostGIS
13 7 (7.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 40 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.16%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.11%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.05%) FMCG
6 1 (1.05%) Linked Data
6 1 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.63%) Linux
2 6 (6.32%) CentOS
2 6 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.21%) Windows
4 3 (3.16%) Ubuntu
4 3 (3.16%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (67.37%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (46.32%) Software Engineering
3 38 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (35.79%) Analytics
5 30 (31.58%) TDD
6 29 (30.53%) OWASP
6 29 (30.53%) SOA
7 28 (29.47%) Continuous Deployment
7 28 (29.47%) Machine Learning
8 25 (26.32%) Code Coverage
8 25 (26.32%) Data Visualisation
8 25 (26.32%) MVC
8 25 (26.32%) Visualisation
9 22 (23.16%) E-Commerce
10 14 (14.74%) DevOps
11 12 (12.63%) Load Testing
12 11 (11.58%) Data Analytics
13 10 (10.53%) BDD
13 10 (10.53%) Open Source
13 10 (10.53%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 84 (88.42%) Java
2 44 (46.32%) SQL
3 12 (12.63%) JavaScript
3 12 (12.63%) Python
4 7 (7.37%) Java 8
5 6 (6.32%) C#
6 5 (5.26%) Scala
7 4 (4.21%) Ruby
8 3 (3.16%) Go
8 3 (3.16%) PHP
9 2 (2.11%) C
9 2 (2.11%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.05%) C++
10 1 (1.05%) ES6
10 1 (1.05%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.05%) R
10 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (54.74%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.21%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.21%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (1.05%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.05%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.68%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (11.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (6.32%) Docker
3 4 (4.21%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.05%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (6.32%) Puppet
2 5 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.21%) Tivoli
4 3 (3.16%) Ansible
5 1 (1.05%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (24.21%) Oracle
2 4 (4.21%) IBM
3 3 (3.16%) Cloudera
3 3 (3.16%) VMware
4 2 (2.11%) Databricks
4 2 (2.11%) Google
4 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.11%) Talend
4 2 (2.11%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.05%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.05%) MapR
5 1 (1.05%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.05%) TIBCO