The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Kafka
Rank 211 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Kafka
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1573 1729 1727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.62% 30.01% 32.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1339 1477 1535
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 7 £52,500 -
Slough - 2 £60,000 -
Reading - 1 £60,000 -
Kafka
South East

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) SQL
1 12 (92.31%) Hadoop
1 12 (92.31%) Open Source
1 12 (92.31%) Apache Hive
1 12 (92.31%) MapReduce
1 12 (92.31%) Big Data
1 12 (92.31%) Apache Pig
1 12 (92.31%) Apache Spark
2 8 (61.54%) Scala
3 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (53.85%) HBase
3 7 (53.85%) Redis
3 7 (53.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (53.85%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) Apache
3 7 (53.85%) RDBMS
3 7 (53.85%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) TDD
3 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
3 7 (53.85%) HDFS
3 7 (53.85%) BDD
3 7 (53.85%) Analytics
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (38.46%) Games
5 5 (38.46%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (38.46%) SAP Data Services
5 5 (38.46%) Informatica

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) Apache Pig
1 12 (92.31%) Apache Spark
2 7 (53.85%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (7.69%) PaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) Hadoop
1 12 (92.31%) Apache Hive
1 12 (92.31%) Big Data
2 7 (53.85%) HBase
2 7 (53.85%) Redis
2 7 (53.85%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (53.85%) RDBMS
2 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
3 5 (38.46%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (38.46%) PowerCenter
3 5 (38.46%) Sqoop
4 2 (15.38%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (38.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Full Stack Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Samza
1 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Open Source
2 5 (38.46%) User Experience
3 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
3 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) MapReduce
2 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (53.85%) Scrum
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) TDD
2 7 (53.85%) BDD
2 7 (53.85%) Analytics
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (38.46%) ETL
3 5 (38.46%) Data Transformation
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Scala
3 7 (53.85%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) C
4 5 (38.46%) HiveQL
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) Python
6 1 (7.69%) Go
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) HDFS
2 5 (38.46%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Informatica
1 5 (38.46%) SAP
1 5 (38.46%) Talend