Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Solr
UK
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 873 706 890
Rank change year-on-year -167 +184 -141
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 201 65 147
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.16% 0.73% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 155 54 95
10th Percentile £41,750 £40,000 £41,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £49,063 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £60,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +23.97% +5.22% +4.55%
75th Percentile £87,500 £71,250 £84,375
90th Percentile - £78,125 £120,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -

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 17,307 8,870 18,367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.33% 13.90% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10,668 7,173 14,875
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,250 £39,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +4.65%

Apache Solr
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Solr in the UK

Apache Solr
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Apache Solr.

Salary trend for Apache Solr in the UK

Apache Solr
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Apache Solr over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Apache Solr in the UK

Apache Solr
Top 14 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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -140 185 £77,500 +29.17% 15
Work from Home -111 117 £80,000 +33.33% 4
UK excluding London -147 108 £70,000 +16.67% 6
London -150 78 £80,000 +32.23% 10
South East -108 28 £85,000 +25.93% 2
Midlands -73 24 £72,500 - 2
North of England -109 22 £85,000 +36.00%
South West -38 21 £65,000 +44.44% 1
West Midlands -59 18 £85,000 - 2
North West -92 12 £77,500 +24.00%
East of England -82 11 £42,500 -46.88%
Yorkshire - 10 £85,000 -
East Midlands - 4 - -
Scotland -70 2 £42,500 -41.38%

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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.

1 116 (57.71%) Redis
2 104 (51.74%) Java
3 99 (49.25%) Kubernetes
4 94 (46.77%) PostgreSQL
5 86 (42.79%) AWS
6 81 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
6 81 (40.30%) Spring
7 77 (38.31%) Kafka
8 75 (37.31%) JavaScript
9 67 (33.33%) Big Data
10 63 (31.34%) Docker
11 60 (29.85%) DevOps
12 59 (29.35%) Social Media
13 58 (28.86%) Python
14 57 (28.36%) NoSQL
15 56 (27.86%) PHP
16 54 (26.87%) RESTful
17 48 (23.88%) MySQL
17 48 (23.88%) nginx
18 47 (23.38%) GCP
19 46 (22.89%) Microservices
20 44 (21.89%) Google
21 43 (21.39%) HTML
21 43 (21.39%) Apache
21 43 (21.39%) Continuous Integration
21 43 (21.39%) Jenkins
21 43 (21.39%) Data Engineering
22 42 (20.90%) Collaborative Working
22 42 (20.90%) Data Pipeline
22 42 (20.90%) Social Skills

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 48 (23.88%) nginx
2 43 (21.39%) Apache
3 29 (14.43%) Elasticsearch
4 23 (11.44%) Apache Spark
5 18 (8.96%) CMS
6 14 (6.97%) WordPress
7 9 (4.48%) Confluence
8 8 (3.98%) Drupal
9 3 (1.49%) JBoss
10 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 86 (42.79%) AWS
2 47 (23.38%) GCP
3 33 (16.42%) GitHub
4 31 (15.42%) Azure
5 17 (8.46%) SaaS
6 14 (6.97%) Firebase
6 14 (6.97%) Rackspace Cloud
7 12 (5.97%) GitHub Actions
8 11 (5.47%) Cloudflare
9 10 (4.98%) Google Workspace
9 10 (4.98%) Slack
10 9 (4.48%) Serverless
11 8 (3.98%) Power Platform
11 8 (3.98%) PowerApps
12 7 (3.48%) Algolia
12 7 (3.48%) Google Analytics
12 7 (3.48%) Google Tag Manager
13 6 (2.99%) PaaS
14 5 (2.49%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (2.49%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (57.71%) Redis
2 94 (46.77%) PostgreSQL
3 67 (33.33%) Big Data
4 57 (28.36%) NoSQL
5 48 (23.88%) MySQL
6 39 (19.40%) MongoDB
7 27 (13.43%) Relational Database
8 24 (11.94%) Couchbase
9 17 (8.46%) Apache Cassandra
10 14 (6.97%) Hadoop
11 9 (4.48%) Apache Hive
11 9 (4.48%) SQL Server
12 8 (3.98%) RDBMS
13 6 (2.99%) Neo4j
14 5 (2.49%) Amazon Aurora
14 5 (2.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (2.49%) Amazon Redshift
14 5 (2.49%) Data Mining
14 5 (2.49%) Electronic Patient Records
14 5 (2.49%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 43 (21.39%) Jenkins
2 34 (16.92%) Git (software)
3 27 (13.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 23 (11.44%) GitLab
5 11 (5.47%) Maven
6 9 (4.48%) Bitbucket
6 9 (4.48%) JIRA
7 7 (3.48%) ESLint
7 7 (3.48%) git-flow
7 7 (3.48%) PhpStorm
7 7 (3.48%) PHPUnit
7 7 (3.48%) RubyGems
7 7 (3.48%) Xdebug
8 6 (2.99%) gulp
9 4 (1.99%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.99%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (1.49%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.49%) Subversion
11 2 (1.00%) Gradle
12 1 (0.50%) Grunt
General
1 42 (20.90%) Social Skills
2 39 (19.40%) Marketing
3 38 (18.91%) Finance
4 13 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.48%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 8 (3.98%) Presentation Skills
7 6 (2.99%) Law
8 5 (2.49%) Games
8 5 (2.49%) Influencing Skills
8 5 (2.49%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.99%) Publishing
9 4 (1.99%) Retail
10 3 (1.49%) Automotive
11 2 (1.00%) Legal
12 1 (0.50%) Banking
12 1 (0.50%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 154 (76.62%) Developer
2 76 (37.81%) Java Developer
3 61 (30.35%) Senior Developer
4 53 (26.37%) Senior Java Developer
5 42 (20.90%) PHP Developer
6 28 (13.93%) DevOps Engineer
7 26 (12.94%) Lead Developer
8 25 (12.44%) Senior DevOps
8 25 (12.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 24 (11.94%) E-Commerce Developer
9 24 (11.94%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
10 20 (9.95%) Lead PHP Developer
11 13 (6.47%) Backend Developer
12 10 (4.98%) CMS Developer
12 10 (4.98%) Database Developer
13 9 (4.48%) Full Stack Developer
14 8 (3.98%) Drupal Developer
15 5 (2.49%) Associate Director
16 4 (1.99%) DevOps Developer
16 4 (1.99%) Senior Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (40.30%) Spring
2 77 (38.31%) Kafka
3 54 (26.87%) RESTful
4 43 (21.39%) HTML
5 36 (17.91%) CSS
6 32 (15.92%) jQuery
7 29 (14.43%) REST
8 27 (13.43%) Vue.js
9 25 (12.44%) RabbitMQ
10 23 (11.44%) Django
10 23 (11.44%) Node.js
10 23 (11.44%) Spring Boot
11 16 (7.96%) HTML5
11 16 (7.96%) Laravel
12 15 (7.46%) ActiveMQ
13 14 (6.97%) React
13 14 (6.97%) Web Services
14 13 (6.47%) Sass
15 10 (4.98%) .NET
15 10 (4.98%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 59 (29.35%) Social Media
2 17 (8.46%) Mobile App
3 13 (6.47%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (5.97%) Blog
4 12 (5.97%) User Experience
5 8 (3.98%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.49%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.49%) Life Science
8 4 (1.99%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.99%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.99%) Social Network
9 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.49%) FMCG
10 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.43%) Linux
2 17 (8.46%) Android
2 17 (8.46%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.49%) Unix
4 1 (0.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (29.85%) DevOps
3 46 (22.89%) Microservices
4 43 (21.39%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (21.39%) Data Engineering
5 42 (20.90%) Collaborative Working
5 42 (20.90%) Data Pipeline
6 38 (18.91%) Analytics
6 38 (18.91%) Unit Testing
7 36 (17.91%) Problem-Solving
8 35 (17.41%) MVC
9 33 (16.42%) CI/CD
9 33 (16.42%) Migration
10 30 (14.93%) E-Commerce
11 29 (14.43%) Mentoring
11 29 (14.43%) Software Engineering
12 28 (13.93%) Time Management
13 27 (13.43%) Configuration Management
14 25 (12.44%) Machine Learning
15 24 (11.94%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 104 (51.74%) Java
2 75 (37.31%) JavaScript
3 58 (28.86%) Python
4 56 (27.86%) PHP
5 27 (13.43%) SQL
6 21 (10.45%) C#
7 14 (6.97%) Java 11
7 14 (6.97%) Java 8
8 11 (5.47%) Ruby
9 9 (4.48%) C++
9 9 (4.48%) Groovy
10 8 (3.98%) PowerShell
11 7 (3.48%) Bash
12 6 (2.99%) Go
12 6 (2.99%) R
13 5 (2.49%) Cypher
13 5 (2.49%) SPARQL
14 4 (1.99%) Kotlin
15 2 (1.00%) Scala
15 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (10.45%) Degree
2 12 (5.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (3.98%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.44%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) Accessibility
System Software
1 63 (31.34%) Docker
2 24 (11.94%) Varnish
3 21 (10.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 99 (49.25%) Kubernetes
2 25 (12.44%) Terraform
3 7 (3.48%) Kibana
4 6 (2.99%) Ansible
5 5 (2.49%) Mesos
6 4 (1.99%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (1.99%) Prometheus
6 4 (1.99%) Rundeck
7 3 (1.49%) logstash
8 2 (1.00%) Puppet
8 2 (1.00%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 44 (21.89%) Google
2 42 (20.90%) Twitter
3 14 (6.97%) Rackspace
4 13 (6.47%) Oracle
5 12 (5.97%) Brandwatch
6 5 (2.49%) Facebook
6 5 (2.49%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.99%) Databricks
8 3 (1.49%) NCR
9 2 (1.00%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.00%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.50%) hybris
10 1 (0.50%) SAP