Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Solr
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 732 772 723
Rank change year-on-year +40 -49 -1
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 398 420 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.24% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.66% 1.42% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 285 342 423
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.33% +6.67%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 24,028 29,569 31,801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.07% 17.08% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 19,168 24,326 26,704
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,041 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.27% +1.25% -

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 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Apache Solr in the UK

Apache Solr
Top 16 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 20 January 2019. 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 +47 382 £55,000 - 49
London +79 249 £76,250 +17.31% 35
UK excluding London +17 143 £50,000 - 14
North of England +50 59 £50,000 +5.26% 1
South East +28 48 £52,500 -4.55% 4
North West +19 23 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Yorkshire +39 19 £50,000 -
South West -10 19 £40,000 - 5
North East +28 17 £45,000 -3.23%
East of England +25 5 - - 1
Scotland +14 5 £70,000 -
Wales +14 4 £45,000 +38.46%
Midlands -1 4 £65,000 +44.44% 3
West Midlands +17 3 £65,000 +44.44% 1
East Midlands +16 1 £45,000 -1.64% 2
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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.

1 241 (60.55%) Java
2 214 (53.77%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (37.69%) Elasticsearch
4 137 (34.42%) SQL
5 136 (34.17%) Amazon AWS
6 128 (32.16%) Docker
7 126 (31.66%) Linux
8 112 (28.14%) JavaScript
9 109 (27.39%) Python
10 108 (27.14%) DevOps
11 106 (26.63%) Hadoop
12 104 (26.13%) Apache Spark
13 102 (25.63%) Apache
14 100 (25.13%) Scrum
15 98 (24.62%) Kafka
16 97 (24.37%) Big Data
17 92 (23.12%) Apache Cassandra
17 92 (23.12%) NoSQL
18 90 (22.61%) Git (software)
18 90 (22.61%) Software Engineering
19 89 (22.36%) Spring
20 84 (21.11%) Microservices
21 82 (20.60%) HBase
22 81 (20.35%) MySQL
23 79 (19.85%) Web Services
24 78 (19.60%) Puppet
24 78 (19.60%) AngularJS
25 75 (18.84%) Open Source
25 75 (18.84%) PHP
26 74 (18.59%) HTML

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
1 150 (37.69%) Elasticsearch
2 104 (26.13%) Apache Spark
3 102 (25.63%) Apache
4 55 (13.82%) Tomcat
5 48 (12.06%) Drupal
6 46 (11.56%) Apache Pig
7 34 (8.54%) CMS
8 28 (7.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 27 (6.78%) nginx
10 13 (3.27%) Confluence
11 8 (2.01%) SharePoint
12 7 (1.76%) IIS
13 6 (1.51%) SAS
14 5 (1.26%) Jupyter
15 4 (1.01%) OpenStack
15 4 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
16 3 (0.75%) JBoss
17 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
17 1 (0.25%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (0.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 37 (9.30%) SAP Hybris
2 22 (5.53%) Magento
3 19 (4.77%) SDL Web 8
4 7 (1.76%) Payment Gateway
5 6 (1.51%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 136 (34.17%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (18.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 64 (16.08%) SaaS
4 26 (6.53%) GitHub
4 26 (6.53%) Serverless
5 24 (6.03%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (4.52%) AWS CloudFormation
7 17 (4.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (3.77%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 13 (3.27%) AWS Lambda
9 13 (3.27%) PaaS
10 10 (2.51%) npm
11 9 (2.26%) Azure Machine Learning
12 8 (2.01%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (1.76%) Azure Functions
14 5 (1.26%) Asana
14 5 (1.26%) G Suite
14 5 (1.26%) Slack
15 4 (1.01%) IaaS
16 3 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 52 (13.07%) Internet
2 49 (12.31%) HTTP
3 47 (11.81%) DNS
4 45 (11.31%) SSL
5 15 (3.77%) Intranet
6 12 (3.02%) Firewall
7 11 (2.76%) Kerberos
8 9 (2.26%) TCP/IP
9 8 (2.01%) VPN
10 6 (1.51%) Extranet
11 5 (1.26%) VLAN
12 3 (0.75%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (0.75%) DHCP
12 3 (0.75%) IPsec
12 3 (0.75%) NetScaler
12 3 (0.75%) SAN
13 2 (0.50%) AMQP
14 1 (0.25%) Plixer Scrutinizer
14 1 (0.25%) RTMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (26.63%) Hadoop
2 97 (24.37%) Big Data
3 92 (23.12%) Apache Cassandra
3 92 (23.12%) NoSQL
4 82 (20.60%) HBase
5 81 (20.35%) MySQL
6 74 (18.59%) Apache Hive
7 63 (15.83%) MongoDB
8 43 (10.80%) Impala
9 41 (10.30%) SQL Server
10 38 (9.55%) Flink
11 35 (8.79%) Amazon Redshift
12 32 (8.04%) PostgreSQL
12 32 (8.04%) Relational Database
13 31 (7.79%) Data Lake
13 31 (7.79%) RDBMS
14 29 (7.29%) Couchbase
14 29 (7.29%) CouchDB
15 25 (6.28%) Endeca
16 22 (5.53%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 90 (22.61%) Git (software)
2 63 (15.83%) Jenkins
3 36 (9.05%) gulp
4 27 (6.78%) Cucumber
5 26 (6.53%) JUnit
6 24 (6.03%) IntelliJ
6 24 (6.03%) JIRA
7 21 (5.28%) Bitbucket
7 21 (5.28%) Eclipse
7 21 (5.28%) Maven
8 18 (4.52%) Grunt
9 15 (3.77%) Subversion
10 14 (3.52%) Selenium
11 13 (3.27%) GitLab
11 13 (3.27%) Gradle
12 12 (3.02%) TeamCity
13 11 (2.76%) Travis CI
13 11 (2.76%) Vagrant
14 10 (2.51%) PHPUnit
15 9 (2.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 47 (11.81%) Marketing
2 27 (6.78%) Finance
3 24 (6.03%) Retail
4 17 (4.27%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.76%) Banking
6 6 (1.51%) Billing
6 6 (1.51%) Law
7 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.01%) Publishing
8 3 (0.75%) Electronics
8 3 (0.75%) Legal
9 1 (0.25%) Games
9 1 (0.25%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 157 (39.45%) Developer
2 59 (14.82%) Data Engineer
2 59 (14.82%) Java Developer
3 54 (13.57%) Architect
4 49 (12.31%) Senior Developer
5 42 (10.55%) Big Data Engineer
6 40 (10.05%) Drupal Developer
7 35 (8.79%) Solutions Architect
8 33 (8.29%) DevOps Engineer
9 31 (7.79%) Hybris Architect
10 28 (7.04%) PHP Developer
11 25 (6.28%) Senior Java Developer
12 24 (6.03%) Support Engineer
13 23 (5.78%) Web Engineer
14 22 (5.53%) Applications Engineer
14 22 (5.53%) Applications Support
14 22 (5.53%) Applications Support Engineer
14 22 (5.53%) Web Applications Engineer
14 22 (5.53%) Web Applications Support
14 22 (5.53%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (24.62%) Kafka
2 89 (22.36%) Spring
3 79 (19.85%) Web Services
4 78 (19.60%) AngularJS
5 74 (18.59%) HTML
6 60 (15.08%) RESTful
7 48 (12.06%) Node.js
8 46 (11.56%) CSS
8 46 (11.56%) Lucene
9 41 (10.30%) SOAP
9 41 (10.30%) Spring Boot
10 39 (9.80%) XML
11 38 (9.55%) JSON
12 34 (8.54%) React
13 32 (8.04%) JAX-RS
13 32 (8.04%) REST
14 30 (7.54%) J2EE
15 28 (7.04%) HTML5
16 27 (6.78%) jQuery
17 26 (6.53%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.78%) Fintech
2 21 (5.28%) Virtual Team
3 20 (5.03%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (4.77%) Cloud Native
5 13 (3.27%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.51%) Linux Command Line
6 10 (2.51%) Replication
7 8 (2.01%) EPoS
8 7 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.51%) FMCG
9 6 (1.51%) iPad
9 6 (1.51%) User Experience
10 5 (1.26%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.26%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.75%) Blog
11 3 (0.75%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.75%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.75%) Social Media
11 3 (0.75%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 126 (31.66%) Linux
2 41 (10.30%) Windows
3 30 (7.54%) Windows Server
4 26 (6.53%) Unix
5 8 (2.01%) CentOS
6 6 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.26%) Debian
7 5 (1.26%) VMS
8 4 (1.01%) Android
8 4 (1.01%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (53.77%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (27.14%) DevOps
3 100 (25.13%) Scrum
4 90 (22.61%) Software Engineering
5 84 (21.11%) Microservices
6 75 (18.84%) Open Source
7 66 (16.58%) Continuous Integration
7 66 (16.58%) OO
8 59 (14.82%) E-Commerce
8 59 (14.82%) Project Management
9 58 (14.57%) Test Automation
10 55 (13.82%) Analytics
10 55 (13.82%) OOP
11 50 (12.56%) TDD
12 45 (11.31%) Problem-Solving
13 44 (11.06%) Deployment Automation
14 42 (10.55%) Kanban
14 42 (10.55%) SDLC
15 40 (10.05%) Data Science
16 39 (9.80%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 241 (60.55%) Java
2 137 (34.42%) SQL
3 112 (28.14%) JavaScript
4 109 (27.39%) Python
5 75 (18.84%) PHP
6 59 (14.82%) Scala
7 37 (9.30%) Java 8
8 33 (8.29%) PowerShell
9 29 (7.29%) Bash Shell
10 28 (7.04%) Shell Script
11 18 (4.52%) Go
12 13 (3.27%) C#
13 12 (3.02%) Ruby
14 9 (2.26%) Perl
14 9 (2.26%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.51%) C++
15 6 (1.51%) R
16 5 (1.26%) TypeScript
17 3 (0.75%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.50%) ES6
Qualifications
1 41 (10.30%) Degree
2 14 (3.52%) AWS Certification
3 13 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.76%) DBS Check
5 3 (0.75%) CFA
6 2 (0.50%) CEH
6 2 (0.50%) PhD
6 2 (0.50%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.50%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (6.53%) GDPR
3 22 (5.53%) Cyber Essentials
3 22 (5.53%) HIPAA
4 16 (4.02%) QA
5 11 (2.76%) SLA
6 10 (2.51%) Data Quality
7 5 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (1.01%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.25%) SEPA
System Software
1 128 (32.16%) Docker
2 46 (11.56%) Active Directory
3 40 (10.05%) HDFS
4 37 (9.30%) Apache Flume
5 30 (7.54%) Varnish
6 21 (5.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 12 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (2.76%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.75%) LXC
10 2 (0.50%) KVM
10 2 (0.50%) Snort
Systems Management
1 78 (19.60%) Puppet
2 58 (14.57%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (12.81%) Hadoop YARN
4 49 (12.31%) Ansible
5 48 (12.06%) Oozie
6 43 (10.80%) Kubernetes
7 24 (6.03%) Terraform
8 18 (4.52%) Kibana
9 14 (3.52%) Cobbler
10 9 (2.26%) Grafana
11 7 (1.76%) Ambari
11 7 (1.76%) Prometheus
12 3 (0.75%) Mesos
12 3 (0.75%) Single Sign-On
13 2 (0.50%) Nagios
13 2 (0.50%) Packer
13 2 (0.50%) Salt
14 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 61 (15.33%) Microsoft
2 49 (12.31%) Hortonworks
2 49 (12.31%) Oracle
3 46 (11.56%) Databricks
4 45 (11.31%) SAP
5 44 (11.06%) Cloudera
6 40 (10.05%) hybris
7 30 (7.54%) MapR
7 30 (7.54%) Salesforce.com
8 28 (7.04%) Adobe
9 24 (6.03%) Splunk
10 22 (5.53%) Google
11 19 (4.77%) Interwoven
12 16 (4.02%) Elastic Path
13 14 (3.52%) Cisco
13 14 (3.52%) VMware
14 13 (3.27%) WorldPay
15 8 (2.01%) Zend
16 6 (1.51%) Demandware
16 6 (1.51%) Sitecore