Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Solr
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 772 657 786
Rank change year-on-year -115 +129 -125
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 416 631 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.35% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.43% 1.96% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 274 496 488
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +29.63% -4.71%

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 29,044 32,219 38,064
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.60% 18.03% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23,268 26,198 32,269
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Apache Solr
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Apache Solr as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Solr in the UK

Apache Solr
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Apache Solr in the UK

Apache Solr
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Solr over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Apache Solr in the UK

Apache Solr
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Solr within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 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
England -156 366 £60,000 - 56
UK excluding London -53 192 £55,000 +4.76% 43
London -151 176 £67,500 +3.85% 15
South East -11 87 £63,000 -3.08% 13
North of England -27 43 £52,500 +5.00% 20
South West -2 28 £58,750 +17.50% 5
Midlands +4 21 £57,500 +9.52% 1
North West +5 19 £55,000 +15.79% 14
Yorkshire -22 15 £47,500 -5.00% 5
East Midlands +6 12 £64,250 +22.38% 1
East of England -6 11 £47,500 -9.52% 2
West Midlands +32 9 £57,500 -
North East -14 9 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Scotland -15 2 - - 2
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 264 (63.46%) Java
2 230 (55.29%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (38.70%) Elasticsearch
4 148 (35.58%) Amazon AWS
5 139 (33.41%) Big Data
6 133 (31.97%) SQL
7 131 (31.49%) DevOps
8 125 (30.05%) Hadoop
9 122 (29.33%) Lucene
10 120 (28.85%) Software Engineering
10 120 (28.85%) Python
11 119 (28.61%) Spring
12 117 (28.13%) Apache Spark
13 115 (27.64%) JavaScript
14 112 (26.92%) Web Services
15 103 (24.76%) Jenkins
16 100 (24.04%) TDD
17 97 (23.32%) Linux
17 97 (23.32%) MySQL
18 96 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
19 95 (22.84%) MongoDB
20 93 (22.36%) E-Commerce
21 90 (21.63%) Apache Cassandra
22 87 (20.91%) Analytics
23 86 (20.67%) Microsoft Azure
24 85 (20.43%) Docker
25 84 (20.19%) Degree
26 83 (19.95%) NoSQL
27 81 (19.47%) Puppet
28 80 (19.23%) Git (software)

Apache Solr
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 161 (38.70%) Elasticsearch
2 117 (28.13%) Apache Spark
3 79 (18.99%) Apache
4 34 (8.17%) CMS
4 34 (8.17%) Tomcat
5 27 (6.49%) Drupal
5 27 (6.49%) nginx
6 25 (6.01%) OpenStack
7 17 (4.09%) Apache Pig
7 17 (4.09%) JBoss
8 15 (3.61%) WordPress
9 14 (3.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 10 (2.40%) WebSphere
11 9 (2.16%) Confluence
12 7 (1.68%) Jetty
13 6 (1.44%) SAS
13 6 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (1.44%) WebLogic
14 5 (1.20%) Alfresco
14 5 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
1 2 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 37 (8.89%) SAP Hybris
2 10 (2.40%) SDL Web 8
3 4 (0.96%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.72%) Magento
4 3 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.48%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 148 (35.58%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (20.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (9.62%) SaaS
4 27 (6.49%) Serverless
5 15 (3.61%) PaaS
6 14 (3.37%) Amazon EMR
6 14 (3.37%) GitHub
7 12 (2.88%) AWS Lambda
7 12 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (2.64%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 10 (2.40%) Amazon S3
10 8 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (1.20%) Azure Machine Learning
13 4 (0.96%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (0.96%) IaaS
13 4 (0.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
15 2 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.48%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.17%) Internet
2 30 (7.21%) HTTP
3 21 (5.05%) SSL
4 19 (4.57%) DNS
5 16 (3.85%) Kerberos
6 6 (1.44%) Intranet
7 5 (1.20%) Extranet
7 5 (1.20%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.72%) Firewall
9 2 (0.48%) Skype
9 2 (0.48%) SMS
10 1 (0.24%) NAS
10 1 (0.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (33.41%) Big Data
2 125 (30.05%) Hadoop
3 97 (23.32%) MySQL
4 95 (22.84%) MongoDB
5 90 (21.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 83 (19.95%) NoSQL
7 73 (17.55%) Apache Hive
8 64 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
9 49 (11.78%) Redis
10 46 (11.06%) HBase
11 36 (8.65%) Impala
11 36 (8.65%) SQL Server
12 33 (7.93%) Relational Database
13 27 (6.49%) Data Lake
14 23 (5.53%) RDBMS
15 22 (5.29%) Flink
16 19 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
17 17 (4.09%) Neo4j
18 16 (3.85%) Endeca
19 14 (3.37%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 103 (24.76%) Jenkins
2 80 (19.23%) Git (software)
3 44 (10.58%) JIRA
4 34 (8.17%) Selenium
5 29 (6.97%) Maven
6 21 (5.05%) TeamCity
7 20 (4.81%) Subversion
8 18 (4.33%) JUnit
9 16 (3.85%) Cucumber
10 15 (3.61%) GoCD
11 12 (2.88%) Gradle
11 12 (2.88%) gulp
11 12 (2.88%) JMeter
11 12 (2.88%) LoadRunner
12 11 (2.64%) IntelliJ
12 11 (2.64%) Mercurial
12 11 (2.64%) Visual Studio
13 10 (2.40%) WebDriver
14 9 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (2.16%) Fiddler
General
1 50 (12.02%) Finance
2 31 (7.45%) Marketing
3 27 (6.49%) Retail
4 18 (4.33%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.37%) Publishing
6 11 (2.64%) Banking
7 9 (2.16%) Games
8 6 (1.44%) Law
9 5 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.96%) Advertising
10 4 (0.96%) Electronics
10 4 (0.96%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.72%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.48%) Back Office
12 2 (0.48%) Billing
13 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 170 (40.87%) Developer
2 67 (16.11%) Data Engineer
3 66 (15.87%) Java Developer
4 57 (13.70%) Architect
5 48 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
6 45 (10.82%) Senior Developer
7 40 (9.62%) Big Data Engineer
8 37 (8.89%) Software Engineer
9 35 (8.41%) Solutions Architect
10 32 (7.69%) Java Engineer
11 31 (7.45%) Hybris Architect
12 28 (6.73%) Lead Developer
12 28 (6.73%) Senior Java Developer
13 27 (6.49%) AWS Engineer
14 26 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
14 26 (6.25%) PHP Developer
15 25 (6.01%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 25 (6.01%) Software Developer
16 21 (5.05%) SAP Architect
16 21 (5.05%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (29.33%) Lucene
2 119 (28.61%) Spring
3 112 (26.92%) Web Services
4 72 (17.31%) Kafka
5 66 (15.87%) RESTful
6 62 (14.90%) AngularJS
7 56 (13.46%) XML
8 54 (12.98%) HTML
9 45 (10.82%) .NET
9 45 (10.82%) Hibernate
9 45 (10.82%) JSON
10 44 (10.58%) CSS
11 43 (10.34%) J2EE
12 41 (9.86%) REST
13 38 (9.13%) React
14 36 (8.65%) Middleware
14 36 (8.65%) Natural Language Processing
15 35 (8.41%) Java EE
16 31 (7.45%) Spring Boot
17 29 (6.97%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 67 (16.11%) Computer Science
2 55 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (6.97%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (5.29%) Fintech
5 21 (5.05%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (3.61%) Linux Command Line
6 15 (3.61%) Mobile App
7 12 (2.88%) Virtual Team
8 11 (2.64%) User Experience
9 9 (2.16%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.44%) Cloud Native
10 6 (1.44%) EPoS
10 6 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (1.44%) Taxonomies
11 5 (1.20%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.20%) Clustering
11 5 (1.20%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.20%) Social Media
12 4 (0.96%) Linked Data
12 4 (0.96%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 97 (23.32%) Linux
2 46 (11.06%) Unix
3 11 (2.64%) Windows
4 8 (1.92%) Android
5 7 (1.68%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.68%) CentOS
6 6 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.20%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.96%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.72%) Solaris
10 2 (0.48%) VMS
11 1 (0.24%) AIX
11 1 (0.24%) Debian
11 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (55.29%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (31.49%) DevOps
3 120 (28.85%) Software Engineering
4 100 (24.04%) TDD
5 96 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 93 (22.36%) E-Commerce
7 87 (20.91%) Analytics
8 70 (16.83%) Scrum
9 69 (16.59%) Open Source
10 67 (16.11%) SDLC
11 58 (13.94%) MVC
12 55 (13.22%) Microservices
13 53 (12.74%) Machine Learning
14 50 (12.02%) Test Automation
15 41 (9.86%) OO
16 39 (9.38%) Configuration Management
16 39 (9.38%) Data Transformation
17 38 (9.13%) Visualisation
18 36 (8.65%) Data Modelling
19 33 (7.93%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 264 (63.46%) Java
2 133 (31.97%) SQL
3 120 (28.85%) Python
4 115 (27.64%) JavaScript
5 62 (14.90%) Scala
6 51 (12.26%) C#
6 51 (12.26%) PHP
7 44 (10.58%) Bash Shell
8 33 (7.93%) Java 8
9 28 (6.73%) Ruby
10 25 (6.01%) Perl
11 19 (4.57%) Shell Script
12 12 (2.88%) Go
13 10 (2.40%) Groovy
13 10 (2.40%) R
14 9 (2.16%) C++
15 7 (1.68%) ES6
15 7 (1.68%) TypeScript
16 4 (0.96%) C
16 4 (0.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 84 (20.19%) Degree
2 16 (3.85%) AWS Certification
3 13 (3.13%) Master's Degree
4 11 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.20%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.96%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (0.96%) TOGAF Certification
7 3 (0.72%) PhD
8 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) MCSD
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (10.10%) QA
2 4 (0.96%) SEPA
3 3 (0.72%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.72%) GCP
3 3 (0.72%) SLA
4 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.48%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.24%) PMO
System Software
1 85 (20.43%) Docker
2 52 (12.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 43 (10.34%) Apache Flume
4 32 (7.69%) HDFS
5 25 (6.01%) Active Directory
6 23 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (3.61%) KVM
8 7 (1.68%) Varnish
9 5 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 81 (19.47%) Puppet
2 53 (12.74%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (11.06%) Ansible
4 34 (8.17%) Kubernetes
4 34 (8.17%) Terraform
5 29 (6.97%) Oozie
6 23 (5.53%) Hadoop YARN
7 22 (5.29%) Kibana
8 19 (4.57%) Nagios
9 16 (3.85%) Cobbler
10 7 (1.68%) Mesos
11 5 (1.20%) logstash
12 4 (0.96%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.72%) Rundeck
13 3 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
14 2 (0.48%) Ambari
15 1 (0.24%) Grafana
15 1 (0.24%) Packer
Vendors
1 59 (14.18%) Oracle
2 51 (12.26%) Cloudera
3 46 (11.06%) SAP
4 44 (10.58%) Microsoft
5 43 (10.34%) hybris
6 29 (6.97%) Hortonworks
7 26 (6.25%) Talend
8 24 (5.77%) VMware
9 23 (5.53%) Google
10 19 (4.57%) IBM
11 14 (3.37%) Adobe
11 14 (3.37%) Greenplum
11 14 (3.37%) Informatica
11 14 (3.37%) WorldPay
12 10 (2.40%) Cognizant
12 10 (2.40%) Interwoven
12 10 (2.40%) MuleSoft
12 10 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (2.16%) Sitecore
14 8 (1.92%) Databricks