Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Solr
UK
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 801 756 679
Rank change year-on-year -45 -77 +98
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 295 459 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.33% 1.59% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 217 326 451
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £90,000 £84,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +31.25%

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 22,111 28,904 30,172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.35% 16.82% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 17,296 23,441 24,964
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.89% +1.11%
10th Percentile £28,188 £27,951 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +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 23 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Apache Solr in the UK

Apache Solr
Top 13 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 23 May 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 -14 283 £62,500 +4.17% 6
London +51 204 £77,500 +10.71% 2
UK excluding London -22 83 £50,000 -9.09% 4
South West +26 30 £40,000 -11.11%
South East -25 27 £60,000 +4.35% 3
Midlands +28 10 £58,750 +30.56%
West Midlands +24 9 £72,500 +7.41%
North of England -9 7 £60,000 +20.00%
East of England +72 5 £35,000 -30.00% 1
North West +18 4 £60,000 +14.29%
Scotland - 4 £70,000 -
North East +11 3 £47,500 -5.00%
East Midlands +17 1 £45,000 +4.65%

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 207 (70.17%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (62.37%) Java
3 127 (43.05%) Amazon AWS
4 116 (39.32%) SQL
5 110 (37.29%) Apache Spark
6 106 (35.93%) JavaScript
7 102 (34.58%) Python
7 102 (34.58%) Elasticsearch
8 94 (31.86%) Big Data
9 93 (31.53%) NoSQL
9 93 (31.53%) Scrum
10 92 (31.19%) Hadoop
11 89 (30.17%) Kafka
12 84 (28.47%) Apache
13 81 (27.46%) Microsoft Azure
14 78 (26.44%) Git (software)
15 77 (26.10%) HBase
16 75 (25.42%) MySQL
17 73 (24.75%) Apache Cassandra
18 70 (23.73%) Linux
19 67 (22.71%) Spring
19 67 (22.71%) Scala
20 66 (22.37%) Project Management
21 65 (22.03%) HTML
22 63 (21.36%) PHP
23 61 (20.68%) Docker
24 60 (20.34%) E-Commerce
25 56 (18.98%) DevOps
25 56 (18.98%) Apache Hive
25 56 (18.98%) Databricks

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
1 110 (37.29%) Apache Spark
2 102 (34.58%) Elasticsearch
3 84 (28.47%) Apache
4 51 (17.29%) Apache Pig
5 34 (11.53%) CMS
6 33 (11.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 33 (11.19%) Tomcat
7 30 (10.17%) Drupal
8 10 (3.39%) WebSphere
9 9 (3.05%) Confluence
10 7 (2.37%) CoreMedia CMS
10 7 (2.37%) nginx
11 5 (1.69%) NServiceBus
12 4 (1.36%) Jupyter
13 2 (0.68%) Apache Airflow
13 2 (0.68%) WordPress
14 1 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
14 1 (0.34%) JBoss
14 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.34%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.68%) SPSS
2 1 (0.34%) Weka
Business Applications
1 35 (11.86%) SAP Hybris
2 29 (9.83%) Magento
3 22 (7.46%) SDL Web 8
4 7 (2.37%) Fredhopper
5 4 (1.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 127 (43.05%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (27.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (15.93%) SaaS
4 41 (13.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 40 (13.56%) Serverless
6 30 (10.17%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (7.12%) PaaS
8 15 (5.08%) Azure Functions
9 14 (4.75%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 13 (4.41%) Amazon Kinesis
11 11 (3.73%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (3.05%) Fastly
13 7 (2.37%) Algolia
13 7 (2.37%) GitHub
13 7 (2.37%) IaaS
14 6 (2.03%) AWS CloudFormation
15 5 (1.69%) Azure Data Factory
15 5 (1.69%) CloudFront
16 4 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
16 4 (1.36%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 43 (14.58%) HTTP
1 43 (14.58%) Internet
2 22 (7.46%) DNS
3 20 (6.78%) SSL
4 18 (6.10%) Extranet
5 8 (2.71%) Intranet
6 4 (1.36%) Firewall
7 3 (1.02%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.68%) VPN
9 1 (0.34%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.34%) RTMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (31.86%) Big Data
2 93 (31.53%) NoSQL
3 92 (31.19%) Hadoop
4 77 (26.10%) HBase
5 75 (25.42%) MySQL
6 73 (24.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 56 (18.98%) Apache Hive
8 54 (18.31%) MongoDB
9 49 (16.61%) Flink
10 44 (14.92%) Impala
11 38 (12.88%) Amazon Redshift
12 37 (12.54%) Couchbase
12 37 (12.54%) CouchDB
13 34 (11.53%) SQL Server
14 31 (10.51%) Relational Database
15 27 (9.15%) PostgreSQL
15 27 (9.15%) RDBMS
16 26 (8.81%) Endeca
16 26 (8.81%) Redis
17 24 (8.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 78 (26.44%) Git (software)
2 42 (14.24%) Jenkins
3 21 (7.12%) JIRA
4 16 (5.42%) Maven
5 15 (5.08%) IntelliJ
6 14 (4.75%) Visual Studio Team System
7 13 (4.41%) PHPUnit
7 13 (4.41%) Visual Studio
8 11 (3.73%) Eclipse
8 11 (3.73%) NetBeans
9 10 (3.39%) Cucumber
9 10 (3.39%) JUnit
10 9 (3.05%) GitLab
10 9 (3.05%) Selenium
10 9 (3.05%) Vagrant
11 7 (2.37%) git-flow
11 7 (2.37%) Mockito
11 7 (2.37%) Subversion
12 5 (1.69%) gulp
12 5 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (15.93%) Retail
2 29 (9.83%) Marketing
3 17 (5.76%) Finance
4 9 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.03%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.69%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.36%) Publishing
8 3 (1.02%) Law
9 2 (0.68%) Banking
9 2 (0.68%) Legal
10 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Military
10 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 143 (48.47%) Developer
2 54 (18.31%) Architect
3 45 (15.25%) Java Developer
4 42 (14.24%) Data Engineer
4 42 (14.24%) Senior Developer
5 40 (13.56%) PHP Developer
6 39 (13.22%) Solutions Architect
7 33 (11.19%) Big Data Engineer
8 24 (8.14%) Drupal Developer
8 24 (8.14%) Senior Java Developer
9 23 (7.80%) Hybris Architect
10 21 (7.12%) Data Architect
11 19 (6.44%) Applications Engineer
11 19 (6.44%) Applications Support
11 19 (6.44%) Applications Support Engineer
11 19 (6.44%) Support Engineer
12 14 (4.75%) Applications Developer
13 13 (4.41%) Web Applications Engineer
13 13 (4.41%) Web Engineer
13 13 (4.41%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (30.17%) Kafka
2 67 (22.71%) Spring
3 65 (22.03%) HTML
4 55 (18.64%) REST
5 51 (17.29%) React
6 47 (15.93%) JSON
7 46 (15.59%) Web Services
8 38 (12.88%) CSS
9 36 (12.20%) J2EE
10 34 (11.53%) AngularJS
11 32 (10.85%) XML
12 30 (10.17%) Node.js
13 29 (9.83%) Spring Boot
14 28 (9.49%) Lucene
15 27 (9.15%) .NET
16 26 (8.81%) SOAP
17 25 (8.47%) Hibernate
17 25 (8.47%) Vue.js
18 21 (7.12%) JPA
18 21 (7.12%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.14%) Virtual Team
2 19 (6.44%) EPoS
2 19 (6.44%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (5.42%) Fintech
4 13 (4.41%) Cloud Native
5 8 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.37%) User Experience
7 6 (2.03%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.36%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.36%) iPad
8 4 (1.36%) Social Media
9 3 (1.02%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.68%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.68%) Blog
10 2 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.68%) PMI
10 2 (0.68%) Replication
11 1 (0.34%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 70 (23.73%) Linux
2 22 (7.46%) Unix
2 22 (7.46%) Windows
3 19 (6.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.36%) Android
4 4 (1.36%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.02%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.68%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (70.17%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (31.53%) Scrum
3 66 (22.37%) Project Management
4 60 (20.34%) E-Commerce
5 56 (18.98%) DevOps
6 54 (18.31%) Software Engineering
7 53 (17.97%) Continuous Integration
8 52 (17.63%) Microservices
9 51 (17.29%) Analytics
10 50 (16.95%) TDD
11 48 (16.27%) Data Science
11 48 (16.27%) MVC
12 46 (15.59%) Open Source
13 45 (15.25%) OO
14 41 (13.90%) MapReduce
15 38 (12.88%) Requirements Analysis
16 37 (12.54%) Machine Learning
17 36 (12.20%) OOP
17 36 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
18 34 (11.53%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 184 (62.37%) Java
2 116 (39.32%) SQL
3 106 (35.93%) JavaScript
4 102 (34.58%) Python
5 67 (22.71%) Scala
6 63 (21.36%) PHP
7 24 (8.14%) PowerShell
8 16 (5.42%) T-SQL
9 13 (4.41%) Bash Shell
10 12 (4.07%) C#
11 10 (3.39%) Java 8
12 7 (2.37%) Go
13 6 (2.03%) Perl
14 5 (1.69%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.36%) C++
16 2 (0.68%) C
16 2 (0.68%) PHP 5
16 2 (0.68%) R
16 2 (0.68%) Ruby
17 1 (0.34%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 32 (10.85%) Degree
2 15 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (3.73%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.73%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.37%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.68%) CEH
5 2 (0.68%) CFA
5 2 (0.68%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.68%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.34%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.80%) GDPR
2 20 (6.78%) QA
3 19 (6.44%) Cyber Essentials
3 19 (6.44%) HIPAA
3 19 (6.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.71%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.36%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.34%) SEPA
System Software
1 61 (20.68%) Docker
2 41 (13.90%) Apache Flume
3 26 (8.81%) HDFS
4 23 (7.80%) Active Directory
5 20 (6.78%) Varnish
6 11 (3.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 7 (2.37%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.68%) Snort
9 1 (0.34%) KVM
Systems Management
1 55 (18.64%) Hadoop YARN
2 43 (14.58%) Ansible
3 39 (13.22%) Oozie
4 38 (12.88%) Puppet
5 34 (11.53%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (6.78%) Kubernetes
7 16 (5.42%) Terraform
8 9 (3.05%) Salt
9 3 (1.02%) Nagios
9 3 (1.02%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.68%) Ambari
10 2 (0.68%) Mesos
11 1 (0.34%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.34%) Kibana
11 1 (0.34%) Packer
Vendors
1 56 (18.98%) Databricks
2 54 (18.31%) Microsoft
3 51 (17.29%) Oracle
4 45 (15.25%) Hortonworks
5 41 (13.90%) Cloudera
6 39 (13.22%) Salesforce.com
7 38 (12.88%) MapR
8 37 (12.54%) SAP
9 35 (11.86%) hybris
10 33 (11.19%) Adobe
10 33 (11.19%) Google
11 29 (9.83%) Elastic Path
12 26 (8.81%) Splunk
13 22 (7.46%) Interwoven
14 17 (5.76%) IBM
15 7 (2.37%) Tableau
16 6 (2.03%) WorldPay
16 6 (2.03%) Zend
17 5 (1.69%) Telerik
18 4 (1.36%) ATG