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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Kafka
Rank 221 292 323
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +31
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 26 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.21% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 0.60% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 6
Median salary £59,000 £85,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.58% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £67,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £96,000 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
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
2509 3514 4529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 40.44% 35.27% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2305 2989 3920
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 £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,600 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 August 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 August 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 (62.75%) Java
2 30 (58.82%) Hadoop
2 30 (58.82%) Big Data
3 27 (52.94%) Apache Spark
3 27 (52.94%) Scala
4 19 (37.25%) Akka
5 17 (33.33%) Docker
5 17 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (27.45%) Python
8 13 (25.49%) Advertising
9 12 (23.53%) Low Latency
10 11 (21.57%) TDD
11 10 (19.61%) Apache
11 10 (19.61%) BDD
11 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
12 9 (17.65%) MongoDB
12 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
12 9 (17.65%) HTML
12 9 (17.65%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 9 (17.65%) SDLC
13 8 (15.69%) Computer Science
14 7 (13.73%) NoSQL
14 7 (13.73%) R
14 7 (13.73%) AngularJS
14 7 (13.73%) Analytics
14 7 (13.73%) Amazon EMR
15 6 (11.76%) Mesos
15 6 (11.76%) RethinkDB

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 27 (52.94%) Apache Spark
2 10 (19.61%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.96%) GemFire
4 1 (1.96%) JBoss
4 1 (1.96%) nginx
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (13.73%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (3.92%) SaaS
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.96%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) VoIP
2 1 (1.96%) Broadband
2 1 (1.96%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.96%) SAN
2 1 (1.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (58.82%) Big Data
1 30 (58.82%) Hadoop
2 17 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (17.65%) MongoDB
4 7 (13.73%) NoSQL
5 6 (11.76%) RethinkDB
6 5 (9.80%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (7.84%) Aerospike
7 4 (7.84%) MySQL
8 3 (5.88%) HBase
8 3 (5.88%) Neo4j
8 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (5.88%) SAP HANA
9 2 (3.92%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.96%) HAWQ
10 1 (1.96%) Pentaho
10 1 (1.96%) Redis
10 1 (1.96%) Spark SQL
10 1 (1.96%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 6 (11.76%) gulp
1 6 (11.76%) Mocha
2 1 (1.96%) NUnit
2 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (25.49%) Advertising
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Law
2 4 (7.84%) Marketing
3 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
4 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (70.59%) Developer
2 18 (35.29%) Scala Developer
3 14 (27.45%) Java Developer
4 13 (25.49%) Senior Developer
5 9 (17.65%) Senior Scala Developer
6 8 (15.69%) Java Scala Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Big Data Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Senior Java Scala Developer
8 6 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (9.80%) Data Scientist
10 4 (7.84%) Data Engineer
10 4 (7.84%) Junior
11 3 (5.88%) Angular Developer
11 3 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 3 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (5.88%) Junior Developer
11 3 (5.88%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 3 (5.88%) Junior JavaScript Developer
11 3 (5.88%) Machine Learning Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) Akka
2 9 (17.65%) HTML
3 7 (13.73%) AngularJS
4 6 (11.76%) Dropwizard
4 6 (11.76%) Express
4 6 (11.76%) HTML5
4 6 (11.76%) Node.js
4 6 (11.76%) React
4 6 (11.76%) Sass
5 5 (9.80%) CSS
6 3 (5.88%) CSS3
6 3 (5.88%) scikit-learn
6 3 (5.88%) Web Services
7 2 (3.92%) .NET
7 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.92%) Spring
7 2 (3.92%) XML
8 1 (1.96%) JMS
8 1 (1.96%) LAMP
8 1 (1.96%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.76%) Social Network
3 4 (7.84%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.88%) Data Integration
4 3 (5.88%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.96%) Fintech
6 1 (1.96%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Android
2 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.53%) Low Latency
3 11 (21.57%) TDD
4 10 (19.61%) BDD
4 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
5 9 (17.65%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 9 (17.65%) SDLC
6 7 (13.73%) Analytics
7 6 (11.76%) Open Source
8 5 (9.80%) Concurrent Programming
8 5 (9.80%) DevOps
8 5 (9.80%) Machine Learning
8 5 (9.80%) Microservices
8 5 (9.80%) Multithreading
9 3 (5.88%) Business Analytics
9 3 (5.88%) Front End Development
10 2 (3.92%) MapReduce
10 2 (3.92%) Predictive Analytics
10 2 (3.92%) Scrum
10 2 (3.92%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) Java
2 27 (52.94%) Scala
3 14 (27.45%) Python
4 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.73%) R
6 4 (7.84%) C#
6 4 (7.84%) MATLAB
6 4 (7.84%) SQL
7 2 (3.92%) Ruby
8 1 (1.96%) C++
8 1 (1.96%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 17 (33.33%) Docker
2 5 (9.80%) HDFS
3 4 (7.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (5.88%) Apache Flume
5 2 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Consul
1 6 (11.76%) Mesos
2 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.92%) Puppet
3 1 (1.96%) Ambari
3 1 (1.96%) Ansible
3 1 (1.96%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle
2 4 (7.84%) Hortonworks
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) SAP
3 3 (5.88%) Cloudera
3 3 (5.88%) MapR
3 3 (5.88%) Vertica
4 1 (1.96%) Greenplum
4 1 (1.96%) Informatica
4 1 (1.96%) Sony
4 1 (1.96%) Splunk
4 1 (1.96%) Talend
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £110000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago