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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Kafka
London / City of London
Rank 182 234 315
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +81
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 40 31 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.81% 0.45% 0.039%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% 1.26% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 37 23 2
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -21.21%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £46,250 £49,750
% change year-on-year
+24.32% -7.03%

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
1855 2453 3387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.36% 35.91% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1682 2170 2999
Median salary £60,000 £55,375 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.35% +1.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 February 2017.

Kafka Salary Histogram in the City of London

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 (54.24%) Big Data
2 29 (49.15%) Java
3 25 (42.37%) NoSQL
4 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (38.98%) Advertising
6 22 (37.29%) Apache Hive
6 22 (37.29%) Scala
6 22 (37.29%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (35.59%) Apache Spark
8 20 (33.90%) HDFS
9 19 (32.20%) Hadoop
10 17 (28.81%) PhD
10 17 (28.81%) Mentoring
11 16 (27.12%) Docker
11 16 (27.12%) Apache Flume
11 16 (27.12%) Python
11 16 (27.12%) Computer Science
11 16 (27.12%) Data Ingestion
12 15 (25.42%) HAWQ
12 15 (25.42%) Degree
12 15 (25.42%) Postgraduate
12 15 (25.42%) C
12 15 (25.42%) Data Architecture
12 15 (25.42%) DevOps
12 15 (25.42%) Sqoop
13 14 (23.73%) Akka
14 13 (22.03%) Linux
15 12 (20.34%) SQL
16 11 (18.64%) TDD
16 11 (18.64%) Amazon AWS

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 21 (35.59%) Apache Spark
2 6 (10.17%) Apache
3 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.78%) Apache Pig
4 4 (6.78%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Qpid
5 1 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.69%) JBoss
5 1 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.39%) GitHub
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.69%) Engine Yard
4 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.69%) Heroku
4 1 (1.69%) Office 365
4 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) LAN
2 1 (1.69%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (1.69%) SSL
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (54.24%) Big Data
2 25 (42.37%) NoSQL
3 22 (37.29%) Apache Hive
4 19 (32.20%) Hadoop
5 15 (25.42%) HAWQ
5 15 (25.42%) Sqoop
6 8 (13.56%) MySQL
7 7 (11.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (10.17%) HBase
9 5 (8.47%) Couchbase
10 4 (6.78%) Redis
10 4 (6.78%) Text Mining
11 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
11 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
12 2 (3.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
13 1 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (1.69%) DataStax
13 1 (1.69%) Impala
13 1 (1.69%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.78%) Gatling
3 4 (6.78%) JIRA
4 1 (1.69%) Ant
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.69%) gulp
4 1 (1.69%) JUnit
4 1 (1.69%) Maven
4 1 (1.69%) Mocha
4 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.69%) Travis CI
General
1 23 (38.98%) Advertising
2 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Games
3 3 (5.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Billing
4 1 (1.69%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.69%) Front Office
4 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Developer
2 19 (32.20%) Architect
3 15 (25.42%) Data Architect
3 15 (25.42%) Enterprise Architect
3 15 (25.42%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 13 (22.03%) Java Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Scala Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Senior Developer
6 9 (15.25%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (11.86%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (11.86%) Java Scala Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Scala Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Data Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Lead Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Senior Java Scala Developer
10 3 (5.08%) .NET Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Administrator
10 3 (5.08%) C# Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Data Administrator
10 3 (5.08%) Hadoop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) Akka
2 8 (13.56%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (11.86%) Node.js
3 7 (11.86%) Spring
4 5 (8.47%) .NET
4 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.78%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (6.78%) Java EE
5 4 (6.78%) Play Framework
5 4 (6.78%) REST
5 4 (6.78%) Servlets
5 4 (6.78%) Spring Boot
6 3 (5.08%) React
6 3 (5.08%) Web Services
7 2 (3.39%) Angular 2
7 2 (3.39%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (3.39%) JSON
7 2 (3.39%) Polymer
8 1 (1.69%) Apache Thrift
8 1 (1.69%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 22 (37.29%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (27.12%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.17%) Algorithms
4 4 (6.78%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (6.78%) Online Games
5 2 (3.39%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.39%) Fintech
5 2 (3.39%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.69%) Blog
6 1 (1.69%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.69%) Derivative
6 1 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.69%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.69%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.69%) Social Media
6 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) Debian
2 4 (6.78%) Ubuntu
2 4 (6.78%) Unix
3 3 (5.08%) Windows
4 1 (1.69%) Mesosphere
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.81%) Mentoring
3 16 (27.12%) Data Ingestion
4 15 (25.42%) Data Architecture
4 15 (25.42%) DevOps
5 11 (18.64%) TDD
6 10 (16.95%) Low Latency
6 10 (16.95%) Microservices
7 9 (15.25%) BDD
8 7 (11.86%) Configuration Management
8 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (10.17%) Analytics
9 6 (10.17%) Open Source
9 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
10 5 (8.47%) Multithreading
11 4 (6.78%) Contextual Advertising
11 4 (6.78%) Integration Testing
11 4 (6.78%) SOA
11 4 (6.78%) System Testing
11 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (49.15%) Java
2 22 (37.29%) Scala
3 16 (27.12%) Python
4 15 (25.42%) C
5 12 (20.34%) SQL
6 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
7 8 (13.56%) Perl
8 7 (11.86%) C#
9 6 (10.17%) Bash Shell
10 4 (6.78%) C++
11 3 (5.08%) F#
11 3 (5.08%) Ruby
12 1 (1.69%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (1.69%) PHP
12 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) PhD
2 15 (25.42%) Degree
2 15 (25.42%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.69%) GCP
2 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (33.90%) HDFS
2 16 (27.12%) Apache Flume
2 16 (27.12%) Docker
3 8 (13.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (6.78%) KVM
4 4 (6.78%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) Kubernetes
2 8 (13.56%) Ansible
2 8 (13.56%) Mesos
2 8 (13.56%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (13.56%) Puppet
3 7 (11.86%) Marathon
4 6 (10.17%) Terraform
5 4 (6.78%) Salt
6 3 (5.08%) Ambari
6 3 (5.08%) Oozie
7 2 (3.39%) Graphite
8 1 (1.69%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (1.69%) Kibana
8 1 (1.69%) logstash
8 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Hortonworks
1 4 (6.78%) VMware
2 2 (3.39%) Apigee
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.39%) SAP
3 1 (1.69%) Ab Initio
3 1 (1.69%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.69%) Cognos
3 1 (1.69%) EXASOL
3 1 (1.69%) Google
3 1 (1.69%) Informatica
3 1 (1.69%) LANDesk
3 1 (1.69%) MapR
3 1 (1.69%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
3 1 (1.69%) Tableau
3 1 (1.69%) Teradata
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onezeero.
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + bonus + standard benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bond Mckenzie
Salary: From £200,000 to £250,000 per annum including Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bond Mckenzie
Salary: From £115,000 to £135,000 per annum plus bonus from £60,000 to £120,00
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + Competitive Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
ABILITY Resorucing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Salmon Ltd
Salary: pension, grad scheme, insurance, bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £110000.00 - £130000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 19 days ago