The table below looks at the statistics for Kafka skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kafka over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Kafka
Rank 192 215 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 6 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.24% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 0
Median salary £51,500 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.16% -
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £56,250 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -29.68%
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
1302 1689 1471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.66% 31.83% 24.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1122 1443 1218
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Kafka
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Kafka as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Maidenhead - 3 £49,000 -
Reading - 3 £51,500 -
Kafka
South East

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Kafka 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 12 (80.00%) Java
3 11 (73.33%) Big Data
3 11 (73.33%) Apache Spark
4 10 (66.67%) HDFS
4 10 (66.67%) SQL
4 10 (66.67%) Apache
5 9 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (60.00%) Redis
6 8 (53.33%) HBase
6 8 (53.33%) Hadoop YARN
6 8 (53.33%) JIRA
6 8 (53.33%) Scrum
7 7 (46.67%) Apache Hive
7 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
7 7 (46.67%) Apache Pig
8 6 (40.00%) Sqoop
8 6 (40.00%) Docker
8 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (40.00%) TDD
8 6 (40.00%) Python
9 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (33.33%) ITIL
9 5 (33.33%) Unix
9 5 (33.33%) J2EE
9 5 (33.33%) Oracle
9 5 (33.33%) SQL Server

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 11 (73.33%) Apache Spark
2 10 (66.67%) Apache
3 9 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (46.67%) Apache Pig
5 3 (20.00%) nginx
5 3 (20.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) IaaS
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
1 3 (20.00%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 11 (73.33%) Big Data
3 9 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (60.00%) Redis
4 8 (53.33%) HBase
5 7 (46.67%) Apache Hive
5 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
6 6 (40.00%) Sqoop
7 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (33.33%) PowerCenter
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
8 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (20.00%) Riak
9 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
10 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) JIRA
2 3 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) Selenium
2 3 (20.00%) Subversion
2 3 (20.00%) Trac
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Big Data Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Big Data Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Data Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Hadoop Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Open Source Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Python Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Hadoop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) J2EE
2 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (20.00%) Celery
2 3 (20.00%) Django
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) JSON
2 3 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (20.00%) REST
2 3 (20.00%) RESTful
2 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (20.00%) WebSockets
2 3 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) PKI
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (40.00%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) ETL
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) Open Source
4 5 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) Defensive Programming
5 3 (20.00%) High Availability
5 3 (20.00%) Logistics
5 3 (20.00%) Machine Learning
5 3 (20.00%) Memory Management
5 3 (20.00%) SOA
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Python
4 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) Scala
7 2 (13.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) HDFS
2 6 (40.00%) Docker
3 3 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (20.00%) KVM
3 3 (20.00%) VirtualBox
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (20.00%) Ambari
2 3 (20.00%) Ansible
2 3 (20.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Informatica
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft