Period
to 8 December 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 8 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Solr
UK
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 864 774 787
Rank change year-on-year -90 +13 -55
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 190 388 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.97% 1.52% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 131 272 364
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -8.33%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £120,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 19,545 25,600 31,111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.71% 16.11% 17.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15,760 20,563 25,249
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.15% +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 8 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Apache Solr in the UK

Apache Solr
Top 11 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 8 December 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 -64 182 £57,500 +4.55% 23
London -34 98 £75,000 -3.23% 8
UK excluding London +29 84 £50,000 -4.76% 15
South West +42 35 £50,000 - 3
South East +20 28 £65,000 +23.81% 6
East of England +68 9 £54,000 - 1
North West +18 9 £46,000 -16.36% 1
North of England -21 9 £46,000 -8.00% 1
Midlands +26 3 £57,500 -11.54% 4
East Midlands +20 2 £55,000 -15.38% 4
West Midlands +21 1 £70,000 +7.69%

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 103 (54.21%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (45.26%) SQL
3 83 (43.68%) Java
4 73 (38.42%) JavaScript
5 66 (34.74%) Azure
6 65 (34.21%) AWS
6 65 (34.21%) Git (software)
6 65 (34.21%) Project Management
7 59 (31.05%) Microservices
8 57 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
9 56 (29.47%) MySQL
10 55 (28.95%) HTML
11 53 (27.89%) Linux
12 52 (27.37%) Jenkins
13 51 (26.84%) MongoDB
14 49 (25.79%) E-Commerce
14 49 (25.79%) Retail
15 47 (24.74%) Scrum
15 47 (24.74%) MVC
16 46 (24.21%) Spring
16 46 (24.21%) Oracle
16 46 (24.21%) Continuous Integration
17 45 (23.68%) Apache Spark
18 44 (23.16%) OO
19 43 (22.63%) Internet
19 43 (22.63%) CMS
19 43 (22.63%) Degree
20 42 (22.11%) hybris
20 42 (22.11%) React
21 41 (21.58%) GCP

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 57 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
2 45 (23.68%) Apache Spark
3 43 (22.63%) CMS
4 32 (16.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 24 (12.63%) Apache
6 20 (10.53%) WebSphere
7 14 (7.37%) Tomcat
8 13 (6.84%) Confluence
9 12 (6.32%) WebSphere Application Server
10 9 (4.74%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (3.68%) Drupal
12 5 (2.63%) Apache Pig
12 5 (2.63%) Jetty
12 5 (2.63%) WordPress
13 4 (2.11%) IIS
13 4 (2.11%) Mule
13 4 (2.11%) Mule ESB
13 4 (2.11%) SharePoint
13 4 (2.11%) SugarCRM
13 4 (2.11%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Weka
Business Applications
1 34 (17.89%) Magento
2 32 (16.84%) SDL Web 8
3 26 (13.68%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 66 (34.74%) Azure
2 65 (34.21%) AWS
3 41 (21.58%) GCP
4 34 (17.89%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (13.16%) Serverless
6 13 (6.84%) SaaS
7 7 (3.68%) GitHub
8 6 (3.16%) Siri
9 5 (2.63%) IaaS
9 5 (2.63%) npm
9 5 (2.63%) PaaS
10 4 (2.11%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (2.11%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (2.11%) Slack
11 3 (1.58%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (1.58%) Azure Data Factory
11 3 (1.58%) Azure Functions
11 3 (1.58%) Google Analytics
12 2 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (1.05%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 43 (22.63%) Internet
2 38 (20.00%) HTTP
3 28 (14.74%) Extranet
4 4 (2.11%) Skype
5 3 (1.58%) DNS
5 3 (1.58%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (29.47%) MySQL
2 51 (26.84%) MongoDB
3 41 (21.58%) NoSQL
4 38 (20.00%) Endeca
5 36 (18.95%) Big Data
5 36 (18.95%) Hadoop
6 33 (17.37%) RDBMS
6 33 (17.37%) Relational Database
7 19 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 18 (9.47%) HBase
9 15 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (6.32%) Apache Hive
10 12 (6.32%) Neo4j
11 10 (5.26%) Apache Accumulo
11 10 (5.26%) Flink
11 10 (5.26%) Impala
11 10 (5.26%) Redis
12 9 (4.74%) SQL Server
13 8 (4.21%) BigQuery
14 6 (3.16%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 65 (34.21%) Git (software)
2 52 (27.37%) Jenkins
3 19 (10.00%) Maven
4 17 (8.95%) JIRA
5 14 (7.37%) Mocha
6 10 (5.26%) IntelliJ
6 10 (5.26%) JUnit
7 8 (4.21%) CircleCI
8 6 (3.16%) Mockito
9 5 (2.63%) Eclipse
9 5 (2.63%) NetBeans
10 4 (2.11%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (2.11%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.58%) Capybara
11 3 (1.58%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.58%) git-flow
11 3 (1.58%) Grunt
11 3 (1.58%) gulp
11 3 (1.58%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.58%) Spock
General
1 49 (25.79%) Retail
2 38 (20.00%) Marketing
3 14 (7.37%) Finance
4 6 (3.16%) Law
5 5 (2.63%) Advertising
5 5 (2.63%) Banking
6 4 (2.11%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 107 (56.32%) Developer
2 45 (23.68%) Architect
3 38 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 31 (16.32%) Java Developer
5 29 (15.26%) PHP Developer
5 29 (15.26%) Senior Developer
6 23 (12.11%) Cloud Architect
7 18 (9.47%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 18 (9.47%) Salesforce Architect
7 18 (9.47%) Salesforce Solution Architect
8 15 (7.89%) Data Architect
9 14 (7.37%) .NET Developer
10 13 (6.84%) Full Stack Developer
10 13 (6.84%) Senior Java Developer
11 12 (6.32%) Big Data Architect
12 11 (5.79%) Lead Developer
13 10 (5.26%) Cloud Consultant
13 10 (5.26%) Consultant
13 10 (5.26%) Hybris Architect
13 10 (5.26%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (28.95%) HTML
2 46 (24.21%) Spring
3 42 (22.11%) React
4 38 (20.00%) XML
5 30 (15.79%) Vue.js
6 29 (15.26%) Laravel
7 22 (11.58%) Kafka
7 22 (11.58%) REST
8 21 (11.05%) CSS
8 21 (11.05%) RESTful
9 20 (10.53%) Lucene
10 19 (10.00%) Hibernate
10 19 (10.00%) Node.js
11 18 (9.47%) J2EE
12 17 (8.95%) Web Services
13 15 (7.89%) .NET
13 15 (7.89%) Spring Boot
14 14 (7.37%) ASP.NET
15 13 (6.84%) AngularJS
15 13 (6.84%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.84%) Virtual Team
2 28 (14.74%) EPoS
3 20 (10.53%) iPad
4 19 (10.00%) User Experience
5 10 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (3.68%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (3.16%) iPhone
7 6 (3.16%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.11%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.11%) PKI
9 3 (1.58%) Social Media
10 2 (1.05%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (1.05%) NHS
10 2 (1.05%) Social Network
11 1 (0.53%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 53 (27.89%) Linux
2 34 (17.89%) Unix
3 9 (4.74%) Windows
4 4 (2.11%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.58%) Android
5 3 (1.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (54.21%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (34.21%) Project Management
3 59 (31.05%) Microservices
4 49 (25.79%) E-Commerce
5 47 (24.74%) MVC
5 47 (24.74%) Scrum
6 46 (24.21%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (23.16%) OO
8 39 (20.53%) Analytics
8 39 (20.53%) Web Development
9 38 (20.00%) Content Management
9 38 (20.00%) Presales
10 35 (18.42%) Requirements Analysis
10 35 (18.42%) Software Engineering
11 33 (17.37%) DevOps
11 33 (17.37%) Machine Learning
12 32 (16.84%) OOD
12 32 (16.84%) Workflow
13 31 (16.32%) TDD
14 30 (15.79%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 86 (45.26%) SQL
2 83 (43.68%) Java
3 73 (38.42%) JavaScript
4 40 (21.05%) Python
5 36 (18.95%) PHP
6 25 (13.16%) Scala
7 22 (11.58%) C#
8 16 (8.42%) Bash Shell
9 13 (6.84%) Java 8
10 12 (6.32%) ES6
11 7 (3.68%) Groovy
12 6 (3.16%) R
12 6 (3.16%) Ruby
13 5 (2.63%) C++
13 5 (2.63%) MATLAB
13 5 (2.63%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.58%) Kotlin
14 3 (1.58%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.58%) TypeScript
15 2 (1.05%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 43 (22.63%) Degree
2 15 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (6.32%) Security Cleared
4 10 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 10 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.89%) QA
2 3 (1.58%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (1.58%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.58%) HIPAA
2 3 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (21.05%) Docker
2 14 (7.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (3.16%) HDFS
4 5 (2.63%) Apache Flume
5 3 (1.58%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 24 (12.63%) Ansible
2 16 (8.42%) Puppet
3 15 (7.89%) Hadoop YARN
4 14 (7.37%) Terraform
5 10 (5.26%) Kibana
5 10 (5.26%) Kubernetes
5 10 (5.26%) Oozie
5 10 (5.26%) Salt
6 8 (4.21%) Docker Swarm
7 6 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (2.11%) OpenSSO
8 4 (2.11%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.05%) Packer
10 1 (0.53%) Graylog
10 1 (0.53%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.53%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 46 (24.21%) Oracle
2 42 (22.11%) hybris
3 34 (17.89%) Adobe
3 34 (17.89%) Elastic Path
4 32 (16.84%) Interwoven
4 32 (16.84%) Salesforce.com
5 26 (13.68%) Google
5 26 (13.68%) Microsoft
5 26 (13.68%) SAP
6 17 (8.95%) IBM
7 16 (8.42%) ATG
8 13 (6.84%) Demandware
9 11 (5.79%) Sitecore
10 10 (5.26%) Splunk
11 7 (3.68%) Tableau
12 6 (3.16%) Apple
13 4 (2.11%) Atlassian
13 4 (2.11%) BEA
13 4 (2.11%) Red Hat
14 3 (1.58%) Databricks