Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Solr
UK
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 779 739 720
Rank change year-on-year -40 -19 -55
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 379 495 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.44% 1.57% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 265 387 475
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,850 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +7.53% +3.33%

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 26,269 31,506 34,751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.24% 17.70% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 21,129 25,468 29,330
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

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 12 November 2018.

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 12 November 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 -57 353 £55,000 - 98
London -19 188 £75,000 +25.00% 48
UK excluding London -23 176 £52,500 +5.00% 51
North of England +45 76 £50,000 - 14
South East +4 59 £52,500 -4.55% 19
North West +6 35 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Yorkshire +32 23 £50,000 - 7
North East - 18 £45,000 - 2
Midlands +15 11 £65,000 +44.44% 6
South West -19 11 £50,000 +11.11% 4
East of England +28 10 £44,400 -28.96% 7
West Midlands +27 7 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Scotland - 6 £57,000 -
Wales +13 4 £45,000 +38.46%
East Midlands +4 4 £85,000 +58.14% 5
Northern Ireland - 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 235 (62.01%) Java
2 175 (46.17%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (39.05%) Elasticsearch
4 144 (37.99%) Amazon AWS
5 128 (33.77%) SQL
6 124 (32.72%) DevOps
7 122 (32.19%) Linux
8 118 (31.13%) Docker
9 106 (27.97%) JavaScript
10 101 (26.65%) Hadoop
11 99 (26.12%) Spring
12 98 (25.86%) Python
13 96 (25.33%) Apache Cassandra
14 91 (24.01%) Big Data
15 90 (23.75%) Scrum
16 88 (23.22%) NoSQL
17 86 (22.69%) Puppet
18 85 (22.43%) Software Engineering
19 83 (21.90%) Web Services
19 83 (21.90%) Apache Spark
20 82 (21.64%) AngularJS
21 81 (21.37%) Open Source
22 78 (20.58%) Microservices
23 76 (20.05%) Apache
24 75 (19.79%) Kafka
25 74 (19.53%) Microsoft Azure
26 73 (19.26%) MongoDB
26 73 (19.26%) MySQL
27 71 (18.73%) E-Commerce
28 70 (18.47%) 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
1 148 (39.05%) Elasticsearch
2 83 (21.90%) Apache Spark
3 76 (20.05%) Apache
4 40 (10.55%) Tomcat
5 33 (8.71%) Drupal
6 29 (7.65%) Apache Pig
7 28 (7.39%) CMS
8 27 (7.12%) nginx
9 20 (5.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 11 (2.90%) Confluence
11 10 (2.64%) SAS
11 10 (2.64%) SharePoint
12 8 (2.11%) OpenStack
13 7 (1.85%) IIS
14 4 (1.06%) Alfresco
14 4 (1.06%) JBoss
14 4 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (1.06%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
16 2 (0.53%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 36 (9.50%) SAP Hybris
2 15 (3.96%) Magento
3 13 (3.43%) SDL Web 8
4 9 (2.37%) Payment Gateway
5 6 (1.58%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 144 (37.99%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (19.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (17.41%) SaaS
4 25 (6.60%) Serverless
5 24 (6.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 24 (6.33%) GitHub
6 19 (5.01%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (4.49%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 14 (3.69%) PaaS
9 12 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
10 10 (2.64%) Azure Functions
10 10 (2.64%) Azure Machine Learning
10 10 (2.64%) npm
11 9 (2.37%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (1.58%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (1.32%) Asana
13 5 (1.32%) G Suite
13 5 (1.32%) Slack
14 4 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
15 3 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 47 (12.40%) SSL
2 45 (11.87%) Internet
3 44 (11.61%) DNS
4 37 (9.76%) HTTP
5 13 (3.43%) Kerberos
5 13 (3.43%) TCP/IP
6 10 (2.64%) Firewall
6 10 (2.64%) Intranet
7 6 (1.58%) VPN
8 5 (1.32%) VLAN
9 4 (1.06%) Extranet
10 3 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.79%) DHCP
10 3 (0.79%) IPsec
10 3 (0.79%) NetScaler
10 3 (0.79%) SAN
11 2 (0.53%) AMQP
11 2 (0.53%) SMS
12 1 (0.26%) Plixer Scrutinizer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (26.65%) Hadoop
2 96 (25.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 91 (24.01%) Big Data
4 88 (23.22%) NoSQL
5 73 (19.26%) MongoDB
5 73 (19.26%) MySQL
6 58 (15.30%) Apache Hive
7 54 (14.25%) HBase
8 37 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
9 35 (9.23%) SQL Server
10 33 (8.71%) Impala
11 31 (8.18%) Relational Database
12 30 (7.92%) RDBMS
13 25 (6.60%) Data Lake
14 23 (6.07%) Flink
15 21 (5.54%) Amazon Redshift
15 21 (5.54%) MariaDB
16 19 (5.01%) Azure SQL Database
16 19 (5.01%) Endeca
17 18 (4.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 70 (18.47%) Git (software)
2 66 (17.41%) Jenkins
3 39 (10.29%) gulp
4 29 (7.65%) JIRA
5 28 (7.39%) JUnit
6 26 (6.86%) Cucumber
7 24 (6.33%) Selenium
8 20 (5.28%) Grunt
8 20 (5.28%) Maven
9 18 (4.75%) Bitbucket
10 17 (4.49%) IntelliJ
11 15 (3.96%) Eclipse
11 15 (3.96%) TeamCity
12 14 (3.69%) Subversion
13 12 (3.17%) JMeter
14 11 (2.90%) Gradle
14 11 (2.90%) Visual Studio Team System
15 10 (2.64%) GitLab
15 10 (2.64%) Vagrant
15 10 (2.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (12.66%) Marketing
2 31 (8.18%) Finance
3 23 (6.07%) Retail
4 17 (4.49%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.37%) Banking
6 6 (1.58%) Billing
6 6 (1.58%) Electronics
6 6 (1.58%) Law
6 6 (1.58%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.58%) Publishing
7 2 (0.53%) Games
8 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.26%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 145 (38.26%) Developer
2 57 (15.04%) Java Developer
3 56 (14.78%) Architect
4 41 (10.82%) Data Engineer
5 38 (10.03%) DevOps Engineer
6 36 (9.50%) Senior Developer
7 34 (8.97%) Hybris Architect
7 34 (8.97%) Solutions Architect
8 29 (7.65%) Big Data Engineer
9 27 (7.12%) AWS Engineer
9 27 (7.12%) Drupal Developer
10 26 (6.86%) Java Engineer
11 25 (6.60%) Software Engineer
12 21 (5.54%) Linux Engineer
13 19 (5.01%) AWS DevOps
13 19 (5.01%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 18 (4.75%) PHP Developer
15 17 (4.49%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 17 (4.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 15 (3.96%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (26.12%) Spring
2 83 (21.90%) Web Services
3 82 (21.64%) AngularJS
4 75 (19.79%) Kafka
5 61 (16.09%) HTML
6 60 (15.83%) RESTful
7 52 (13.72%) Lucene
8 44 (11.61%) Node.js
9 41 (10.82%) JAX-RS
10 39 (10.29%) CSS
10 39 (10.29%) XML
11 38 (10.03%) REST
12 37 (9.76%) SOAP
13 36 (9.50%) React
14 35 (9.23%) Spring Boot
15 30 (7.92%) JSON
16 28 (7.39%) .NET
16 28 (7.39%) Hibernate
16 28 (7.39%) HTML5
16 28 (7.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.33%) Fintech
3 23 (6.07%) Computer Science
4 21 (5.54%) Cloud Native
5 14 (3.69%) Mobile App
6 13 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (3.43%) Virtual Team
7 10 (2.64%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (2.64%) Replication
8 9 (2.37%) Data Structures
8 9 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.85%) User Experience
10 6 (1.58%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.58%) FMCG
10 6 (1.58%) Social Media
10 6 (1.58%) Taxonomies
11 5 (1.32%) EPoS
12 3 (0.79%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.79%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.53%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 122 (32.19%) Linux
2 35 (9.23%) Windows
3 26 (6.86%) Unix
4 22 (5.80%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.37%) CentOS
6 7 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.85%) VMS
7 4 (1.06%) Android
7 4 (1.06%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.79%) Debian
8 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.53%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (46.17%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (32.72%) DevOps
3 90 (23.75%) Scrum
4 85 (22.43%) Software Engineering
5 81 (21.37%) Open Source
6 78 (20.58%) Microservices
7 71 (18.73%) E-Commerce
8 67 (17.68%) OO
9 65 (17.15%) Continuous Integration
10 62 (16.36%) Test Automation
11 57 (15.04%) Analytics
12 55 (14.51%) OOP
13 53 (13.98%) SDLC
13 53 (13.98%) TDD
14 46 (12.14%) Deployment Automation
14 46 (12.14%) Project Management
15 41 (10.82%) Configuration Management
16 38 (10.03%) Problem-Solving
17 37 (9.76%) MVC
18 33 (8.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 235 (62.01%) Java
2 128 (33.77%) SQL
3 106 (27.97%) JavaScript
4 98 (25.86%) Python
5 59 (15.57%) PHP
6 44 (11.61%) Scala
7 40 (10.55%) Bash Shell
8 39 (10.29%) Shell Script
9 37 (9.76%) Java 8
10 22 (5.80%) PowerShell
11 18 (4.75%) Go
11 18 (4.75%) Ruby
12 17 (4.49%) C#
13 8 (2.11%) R
14 7 (1.85%) ES6
14 7 (1.85%) Perl
14 7 (1.85%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.32%) C++
15 5 (1.32%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (12.66%) Degree
2 22 (5.80%) AWS Certification
3 7 (1.85%) DBS Check
4 4 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.06%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.53%) PhD
6 1 (0.26%) MCSD
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 18 (4.75%) QA
2 13 (3.43%) SLA
3 11 (2.90%) Cyber Essentials
3 11 (2.90%) GDPR
3 11 (2.90%) HIPAA
4 7 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 6 (1.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 118 (31.13%) Docker
2 38 (10.03%) Active Directory
3 34 (8.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 28 (7.39%) HDFS
5 23 (6.07%) Apache Flume
5 23 (6.07%) Varnish
6 15 (3.96%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.79%) LXC
8 2 (0.53%) KVM
Systems Management
1 86 (22.69%) Puppet
2 54 (14.25%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (11.61%) Kubernetes
4 41 (10.82%) Ansible
5 34 (8.97%) Oozie
6 33 (8.71%) Hadoop YARN
7 30 (7.92%) Terraform
8 22 (5.80%) Cobbler
9 18 (4.75%) Kibana
10 10 (2.64%) Grafana
11 7 (1.85%) Ambari
11 7 (1.85%) Prometheus
12 5 (1.32%) Mesos
12 5 (1.32%) Single Sign-On
13 3 (0.79%) Packer
14 1 (0.26%) logstash
14 1 (0.26%) Nagios
14 1 (0.26%) Rundeck
14 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 54 (14.25%) Microsoft
2 52 (13.72%) Oracle
3 51 (13.46%) SAP
4 42 (11.08%) hybris
5 32 (8.44%) Cloudera
6 30 (7.92%) Databricks
7 27 (7.12%) Hortonworks
8 20 (5.28%) Adobe
8 20 (5.28%) Google
9 17 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
9 17 (4.49%) VMware
10 16 (4.22%) MapR
11 13 (3.43%) Interwoven
12 12 (3.17%) Cisco
12 12 (3.17%) Splunk
13 8 (2.11%) Cognizant
13 8 (2.11%) Elastic Path
13 8 (2.11%) Zend
14 7 (1.85%) WorldPay
15 6 (1.58%) Talend