The table below looks at the statistics for Kafka skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kafka over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Kafka
Rank 224 296 325
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +29
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 22 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.85% 0.47% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 8
Median salary £50,000 £85,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £59,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £88,500 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Kafka
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2574 3627 4631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 40.93% 34.63% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2350 3131 3965
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Kafka
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 the City of London

Kafka
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Kafka Salary Trend in the City of London

Kafka
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Kafka across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Kafka Salary Histogram in the City of London

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 32 (64.00%) Java
2 30 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 30 (60.00%) Apache Spark
3 29 (58.00%) Big Data
4 24 (48.00%) Scala
5 20 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 17 (34.00%) Docker
7 16 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (32.00%) Python
8 14 (28.00%) Akka
9 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (20.00%) Advertising
10 10 (20.00%) Apache
10 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 10 (20.00%) MongoDB
11 9 (18.00%) Software Engineering
11 9 (18.00%) Open Source
11 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
11 9 (18.00%) HTML
12 8 (16.00%) NoSQL
12 8 (16.00%) Node.js
12 8 (16.00%) Low Latency
12 8 (16.00%) Mesos
13 7 (14.00%) HDFS
13 7 (14.00%) DevOps
13 7 (14.00%) Amazon EMR
13 7 (14.00%) AngularJS
13 7 (14.00%) Analytics
13 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
13 7 (14.00%) TDD

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 30 (60.00%) Apache Spark
2 10 (20.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.00%) GemFire
4 1 (2.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.00%) nginx
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.00%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.00%) SaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) VoIP
2 1 (2.00%) Broadband
2 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 29 (58.00%) Big Data
3 20 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 8 (16.00%) NoSQL
6 6 (12.00%) RethinkDB
7 5 (10.00%) Neo4j
8 4 (8.00%) Aerospike
8 4 (8.00%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (8.00%) MySQL
9 3 (6.00%) HAWQ
9 3 (6.00%) HBase
9 3 (6.00%) Pentaho
9 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (6.00%) Spark SQL
10 2 (4.00%) Apache Hive
10 2 (4.00%) SAP HANA
11 1 (2.00%) Redis
11 1 (2.00%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.00%) gulp
2 6 (12.00%) Mocha
3 3 (6.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.00%) NUnit
4 1 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (20.00%) Advertising
2 5 (10.00%) Law
3 3 (6.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.00%) Marketing
3 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (66.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) Scala Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Java Developer
4 9 (18.00%) Senior Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Big Data Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Data Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Data Scientist
6 6 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Junior
7 5 (10.00%) Senior Scala Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Java Scala Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Angular Developer
9 3 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (6.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Hadoop Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Junior Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Junior JavaScript Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) Akka
2 9 (18.00%) HTML
3 8 (16.00%) Node.js
4 7 (14.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (12.00%) Dropwizard
5 6 (12.00%) Express
5 6 (12.00%) HTML5
5 6 (12.00%) React
5 6 (12.00%) Sass
6 5 (10.00%) CSS
7 3 (6.00%) CSS3
7 3 (6.00%) Web Services
8 2 (4.00%) .NET
8 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.00%) scikit-learn
8 2 (4.00%) Spring
8 2 (4.00%) XML
9 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.00%) NancyFx
9 1 (2.00%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.00%) Social Network
3 5 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.00%) Data Integration
5 2 (4.00%) Physics
5 2 (4.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.00%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.00%) Fintech
6 1 (2.00%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Android
2 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.00%) Open Source
2 9 (18.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (16.00%) Low Latency
4 7 (14.00%) Analytics
4 7 (14.00%) DevOps
4 7 (14.00%) TDD
5 6 (12.00%) BDD
5 6 (12.00%) Machine Learning
5 6 (12.00%) Multithreading
6 5 (10.00%) Concurrent Programming
6 5 (10.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 5 (10.00%) Microservices
6 5 (10.00%) SDLC
7 4 (8.00%) ETL
8 3 (6.00%) Deep Learning
8 3 (6.00%) Front End Development
9 2 (4.00%) Business Analytics
9 2 (4.00%) ERP
9 2 (4.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 32 (64.00%) Java
2 24 (48.00%) Scala
3 16 (32.00%) Python
4 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (14.00%) SQL
6 5 (10.00%) R
7 4 (8.00%) C#
7 4 (8.00%) MATLAB
7 4 (8.00%) Ruby
8 1 (2.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 17 (34.00%) Docker
2 7 (14.00%) HDFS
3 5 (10.00%) Apache Flume
4 3 (6.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) Mesos
2 6 (12.00%) Consul
3 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.00%) Puppet
4 1 (2.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Greenplum
2 3 (6.00%) Informatica
2 3 (6.00%) SAP
2 3 (6.00%) Talend
3 2 (4.00%) Cloudera
3 2 (4.00%) Hortonworks
3 2 (4.00%) MapR
3 2 (4.00%) Sony
3 2 (4.00%) Vertica
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