The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Solr
England / West Midlands
Rank 212 234 206
Rank change year-on-year +22 -28  
Permanent jobs citing Apache Solr 1 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.021% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.16% 0.81% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 9
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +11.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +31.25% -  

Apache Solr is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 643 1113 949
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 13.80% 18.29% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 532 911 793
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Apache Solr
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Apache Solr as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Solr in the West Midlands

Apache Solr
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apache Solr in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Apache Solr in the West Midlands

Apache Solr
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Solr within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +12 1 £57,500 +21.05%
Apache Solr
England

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Apache Solr also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Lucene
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (16.67%) OCR
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (16.67%) Oozie
3 1 (16.67%) HDFS
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
3 1 (16.67%) Regular Expression
3 1 (16.67%) HBase
3 1 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) HBase
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Scientist
3 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Lucene
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) Kafka
2 1 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (16.67%) Regular Expression
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) CentOS
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Cluster Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
2 1 (16.67%) OCR
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Python
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Flume
1 1 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (16.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
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