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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Kafka
Rank 225 231 227
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.018% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.066% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £51,250 £62,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +23.75%
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
1517 1524 1844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.36% 27.48% 34.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1353 1270 1484
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Kafka across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Kafka Salary Histogram 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 8 February 2016. 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 - 4 £50,000 -
Reading - 2 £67,500 -
Kafka
South East

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 22 (95.65%) Java
2 21 (91.30%) C#
2 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (91.30%) HBase
3 20 (86.96%) Apache Cassandra
3 20 (86.96%) Hadoop
4 18 (78.26%) TDD
4 18 (78.26%) SQL
4 18 (78.26%) .NET
4 18 (78.26%) Windows
4 18 (78.26%) Apache
4 18 (78.26%) RDBMS
4 18 (78.26%) Scala
4 18 (78.26%) Redis
4 18 (78.26%) Open Source
4 18 (78.26%) BDD
4 18 (78.26%) Apache Hive
4 18 (78.26%) Big Data
4 18 (78.26%) Apache Pig
4 18 (78.26%) Relational Database
4 18 (78.26%) HDFS
4 18 (78.26%) Apache Spark
5 10 (43.48%) Scrum
5 10 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (34.78%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (21.74%) HTML
7 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
7 5 (21.74%) AngularJS

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 18 (78.26%) Apache
1 18 (78.26%) Apache Pig
1 18 (78.26%) Apache Spark
2 3 (13.04%) Node.js
3 2 (8.70%) Alfresco
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Solr
3 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (8.70%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) HBase
2 20 (86.96%) Apache Cassandra
2 20 (86.96%) Hadoop
3 18 (78.26%) Apache Hive
3 18 (78.26%) Big Data
3 18 (78.26%) RDBMS
3 18 (78.26%) Redis
3 18 (78.26%) Relational Database
4 3 (13.04%) CouchDB
5 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
5 2 (8.70%) MySQL
5 2 (8.70%) Neo4j
5 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) C# Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Architect
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Hadoop Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Lead C# Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Lead Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Principal Architect
5 4 (17.39%) Principal Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
2 5 (21.74%) HTML
3 3 (13.04%) CSS
4 2 (8.70%) Apache Camel
4 2 (8.70%) Apache CXF
4 2 (8.70%) Drools
4 2 (8.70%) ELK Stack
4 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.70%) HTML5
4 2 (8.70%) LAMP
4 2 (8.70%) Spring
4 2 (8.70%) Spring Boot
4 2 (8.70%) Spring Security
4 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (78.26%) BDD
2 18 (78.26%) Open Source
2 18 (78.26%) TDD
3 10 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (43.48%) Scrum
4 8 (34.78%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.04%) Analytics
6 3 (13.04%) Product Management
6 3 (13.04%) SDLC
6 3 (13.04%) Time Management
7 2 (8.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 21 (91.30%) C#
3 18 (78.26%) Scala
3 18 (78.26%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) C++
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 18 (78.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Kibana
1 2 (8.70%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle