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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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Solr
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 919 821 770
Rank change year-on-year -98 -51 +73
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 355 153 80
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.49% 1.13% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 193 116 40
10th Percentile £53,750 £40,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £76,250 £46,250 £38,469
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £55,000 £49,900
Median % change year-on-year +54.55% +10.22% -20.16%
75th Percentile £87,500 £70,313 £64,438
90th Percentile £90,000 £78,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £85,000 £55,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year +54.55% +21.55% +7.74%

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 23,792 13,546 10,327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.09% 12.57% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10,656 9,195 8,189
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +5.88%

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 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Apache Solr in the UK

Apache Solr
Top 12 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 4 July 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 -109 285 £85,000 +54.55% 16
Work from Home -107 245 £85,000 +54.55%
London -150 148 £85,000 +38.78% 8
UK excluding London -107 137 £85,000 +54.55% 8
South East -56 59 £85,000 +41.67% 3
North of England -68 36 £85,000 +61.90% 1
Midlands -47 23 £85,000 +78.95% 1
North West -73 20 £85,000 +47.83% 1
South West -28 19 £85,000 +78.95% 2
West Midlands -35 19 £85,000 +78.95% 1
Yorkshire -40 16 £85,000 +95.40%
East Midlands -40 2 - -

For the 6 months to 4 July 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.

1 278 (78.31%) Java
2 217 (61.13%) AWS
3 213 (60.00%) Kubernetes
4 209 (58.87%) PostgreSQL
5 206 (58.03%) Kafka
6 189 (53.24%) Spring
7 183 (51.55%) Redis
8 164 (46.20%) Social Media
9 163 (45.92%) Big Data
10 127 (35.77%) Agile
11 120 (33.80%) Twitter
11 120 (33.80%) Data Engineering
11 120 (33.80%) Collaborative Working
11 120 (33.80%) Data Pipeline
12 110 (30.99%) SQL
13 77 (21.69%) Docker
14 76 (21.41%) Git (software)
15 75 (21.13%) JavaScript
16 71 (20.00%) Linux
17 67 (18.87%) Blog
18 66 (18.59%) Elasticsearch
18 66 (18.59%) Data Science
19 63 (17.75%) Degree
19 63 (17.75%) Analytics
20 61 (17.18%) Marketing
21 59 (16.62%) Go
22 56 (15.77%) MySQL
23 55 (15.49%) Computer Science
24 52 (14.65%) Node.js
24 52 (14.65%) React

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 31 (8.73%) CMS
2 30 (8.45%) Headless CMS
3 29 (8.17%) Apache Airflow
4 25 (7.04%) Apache
5 24 (6.76%) nginx
6 23 (6.48%) WebSphere
7 15 (4.23%) Tomcat
8 12 (3.38%) Jupyter
9 10 (2.82%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.85%) Alfresco
10 3 (0.85%) Appian
10 3 (0.85%) JBoss
10 3 (0.85%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.28%) Liferay
11 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 217 (61.13%) AWS
2 46 (12.96%) Google Workspace
2 46 (12.96%) Slack
3 45 (12.68%) Azure
4 43 (12.11%) SaaS
5 37 (10.42%) GitHub
6 35 (9.86%) GitHub Actions
7 32 (9.01%) Serverless
8 31 (8.73%) AWS CloudFormation
9 30 (8.45%) Amplience
10 28 (7.89%) IaaS
10 28 (7.89%) PaaS
11 25 (7.04%) AWS Lambda
12 24 (6.76%) GCP
12 24 (6.76%) SAP Commerce Cloud
13 13 (3.66%) Algolia
13 13 (3.66%) Azure Functions
14 12 (3.38%) AWS Step Functions
15 7 (1.97%) Azure DevOps
16 6 (1.69%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.01%) HTTP
2 25 (7.04%) Internet
3 23 (6.48%) DMZ
3 23 (6.48%) Extranet
3 23 (6.48%) FTP
3 23 (6.48%) SSH
4 4 (1.13%) DHCP
4 4 (1.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (58.87%) PostgreSQL
2 183 (51.55%) Redis
3 163 (45.92%) Big Data
4 66 (18.59%) Elasticsearch
5 56 (15.77%) MySQL
6 43 (12.11%) Relational Database
7 41 (11.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 41 (11.55%) NoSQL
8 31 (8.73%) MongoDB
9 29 (8.17%) HBase
10 18 (5.07%) Data Mining
11 13 (3.66%) Neo4j
11 13 (3.66%) SQL Server
12 12 (3.38%) BigQuery
12 12 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (3.38%) DynamoDB
12 12 (3.38%) Hadoop
13 8 (2.25%) Apache Hive
14 6 (1.69%) RDBMS
15 5 (1.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 76 (21.41%) Git (software)
2 42 (11.83%) Jenkins
3 25 (7.04%) Maven
4 12 (3.38%) Rational Rhapsody
5 8 (2.25%) JUnit
6 7 (1.97%) GitLab
6 7 (1.97%) Selenium
7 6 (1.69%) gulp
8 5 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.85%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.85%) JMeter
9 3 (0.85%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.85%) NeoLoad
9 3 (0.85%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.85%) webpack
10 2 (0.56%) Grunt
10 2 (0.56%) Postman
10 2 (0.56%) REST Assured
10 2 (0.56%) Subversion
10 2 (0.56%) WebDriver
General
1 61 (17.18%) Marketing
2 46 (12.96%) Finance
3 32 (9.01%) Social Skills
4 31 (8.73%) Music Industry
5 26 (7.32%) Retail
6 22 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (5.63%) Games
8 13 (3.66%) Organisational Skills
9 12 (3.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.41%) Law
11 4 (1.13%) Legal
12 3 (0.85%) Back Office
12 3 (0.85%) Publishing
13 2 (0.56%) Banking
14 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.28%) Presentation Skills
14 1 (0.28%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 212 (59.72%) Developer
2 170 (47.89%) Java Developer
3 144 (40.56%) Senior Developer
4 137 (38.59%) Senior Java Developer
5 24 (6.76%) Architect
6 23 (6.48%) Data Engineer
6 23 (6.48%) Solutions Architect
6 23 (6.48%) Technical Architect
6 23 (6.48%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 18 (5.07%) Administrator
7 18 (5.07%) DBA
8 17 (4.79%) Software Developer
9 14 (3.94%) Product Manager
10 11 (3.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (3.10%) Software Engineer
11 9 (2.54%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (2.54%) Senior DevOps
11 9 (2.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 7 (1.97%) Backend Developer
12 7 (1.97%) Senior Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (58.03%) Kafka
2 189 (53.24%) Spring
3 52 (14.65%) Node.js
3 52 (14.65%) React
4 40 (11.27%) CSS
5 39 (10.99%) HTML
6 37 (10.42%) Web Services
7 34 (9.58%) AngularJS
8 32 (9.01%) HTML5
9 29 (8.17%) RESTful
10 28 (7.89%) ActiveMQ
11 26 (7.32%) REST
12 25 (7.04%) Vue.js
13 23 (6.48%) jQuery
14 21 (5.92%) Lucene
15 19 (5.35%) LEMP Stack
16 18 (5.07%) Spring Boot
16 18 (5.07%) XML
17 16 (4.51%) RabbitMQ
18 15 (4.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 164 (46.20%) Social Media
2 67 (18.87%) Blog
3 21 (5.92%) Algorithms
4 18 (5.07%) Music Streaming
4 18 (5.07%) Video\Live Streaming
5 15 (4.23%) User Experience
6 14 (3.94%) Mobile App
7 12 (3.38%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (3.10%) Cloud Native
8 11 (3.10%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (2.25%) Data Structures
9 8 (2.25%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.97%) Hackathon
10 7 (1.97%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (1.69%) Semantic Web
12 4 (1.13%) FMCG
13 2 (0.56%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.56%) Legacy Code
14 1 (0.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 71 (20.00%) Linux
2 11 (3.10%) Mac OS
2 11 (3.10%) Unix
3 1 (0.28%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (35.77%) Agile
2 120 (33.80%) Collaborative Working
2 120 (33.80%) Data Engineering
2 120 (33.80%) Data Pipeline
3 66 (18.59%) Data Science
4 63 (17.75%) Analytics
5 55 (15.49%) Computer Science
6 48 (13.52%) Technical Leadership
7 45 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (12.39%) Market Research
8 44 (12.39%) Problem-Solving
9 43 (12.11%) Open Source
10 41 (11.55%) Machine Learning
11 37 (10.42%) DevOps
12 36 (10.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 33 (9.30%) CI/CD
14 32 (9.01%) Full Stack Development
14 32 (9.01%) Mentoring
15 31 (8.73%) Microservices
15 31 (8.73%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 278 (78.31%) Java
2 110 (30.99%) SQL
3 75 (21.13%) JavaScript
4 59 (16.62%) Go
5 51 (14.37%) Python
6 36 (10.14%) Rust
7 29 (8.17%) TypeScript
8 27 (7.61%) PHP
9 23 (6.48%) Shell Script
10 17 (4.79%) C#
10 17 (4.79%) Perl
11 12 (3.38%) Ruby
12 11 (3.10%) C
12 11 (3.10%) C++
13 6 (1.69%) Groovy
13 6 (1.69%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.85%) Clojure
14 3 (0.85%) Kotlin
14 3 (0.85%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.56%) Bash
Qualifications
1 63 (17.75%) Degree
2 30 (8.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (3.38%) MCP
4 6 (1.69%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (13.80%) QA
2 12 (3.38%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.85%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.28%) GDPR
4 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 77 (21.69%) Docker
2 41 (11.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.85%) Ceph
4 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 213 (60.00%) Kubernetes
2 16 (4.51%) Ansible
3 15 (4.23%) Terraform
4 8 (2.25%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (1.41%) Kibana
6 4 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.13%) Puppet
7 3 (0.85%) logstash
8 2 (0.56%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.56%) Rundeck
8 2 (0.56%) Salt
9 1 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 120 (33.80%) Twitter
2 44 (12.39%) Brandwatch
3 42 (11.83%) Oracle
4 23 (6.48%) ATG
4 23 (6.48%) IBM
5 13 (3.66%) Google
6 7 (1.97%) VMware
7 4 (1.13%) NCR
7 4 (1.13%) New Relic
7 4 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.85%) OpenText
9 2 (0.56%) Adobe
9 2 (0.56%) Cadence
9 2 (0.56%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.28%) Marketo
10 1 (0.28%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.28%) SAP