The first table below looks at the demand for Kafka skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kafka over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Kafka
Rank - - 227
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £47,500
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1781 1746 2404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.27% 32.80% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1527 1545 2187
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Kafka
South East

Kafka
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Kafka across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Kafka Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Kafka
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Kafka across the Berkshire region.

Kafka Salary Trend in Berkshire

Kafka
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Kafka also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Kafka.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) ZeroMQ

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Kafka also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Kafka. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP