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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Kafka
Rank 214 267 316
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +49
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 24 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.29% 0.088%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 0.79% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 6
Median salary £90,000 £85,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +41.66%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £56,250 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -29.68%
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
2500 3177 4309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.54% 36.83% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2302 2709 3765
Median salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 September 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 26 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 City of London region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 31 (64.58%) Java
2 30 (62.50%) Hadoop
3 28 (58.33%) Scala
3 28 (58.33%) Big Data
4 24 (50.00%) Apache Spark
5 19 (39.58%) Akka
6 16 (33.33%) Advertising
7 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
8 14 (29.17%) Low Latency
9 13 (27.08%) TDD
10 12 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (25.00%) BDD
10 12 (25.00%) Docker
10 12 (25.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 12 (25.00%) SDLC
11 11 (22.92%) Python
12 10 (20.83%) Apache
12 10 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
14 8 (16.67%) HTML
14 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
14 8 (16.67%) AngularJS
14 8 (16.67%) Analytics
15 7 (14.58%) Express
15 7 (14.58%) gulp
15 7 (14.58%) RethinkDB
15 7 (14.58%) React
15 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
15 7 (14.58%) HTML5

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 24 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 10 (20.83%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.08%) GemFire
4 1 (2.08%) nginx
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.33%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Broadband
1 1 (2.08%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (62.50%) Hadoop
2 28 (58.33%) Big Data
3 12 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
4 7 (14.58%) RethinkDB
5 6 (12.50%) NoSQL
6 5 (10.42%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (8.33%) Aerospike
8 3 (6.25%) HBase
8 3 (6.25%) SAP HANA
9 2 (4.17%) Tick Data
10 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
10 1 (2.08%) MySQL
10 1 (2.08%) Neo4j
10 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (2.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
1 7 (14.58%) gulp
1 7 (14.58%) Mocha
2 1 (2.08%) NUnit
2 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.08%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (33.33%) Advertising
2 6 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (8.33%) Law
4 3 (6.25%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (72.92%) Developer
2 18 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 17 (35.42%) Scala Developer
4 16 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 12 (25.00%) Java Scala Developer
6 11 (22.92%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (22.92%) Senior Scala Developer
7 10 (20.83%) Senior Java Scala Developer
8 7 (14.58%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Big Data Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Data Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Angular Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Data Scientist
10 3 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (6.25%) Junior
10 3 (6.25%) Junior Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Junior JavaScript Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Machine Learning Scientist
10 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) Akka
2 8 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 8 (16.67%) HTML
3 7 (14.58%) Express
3 7 (14.58%) HTML5
3 7 (14.58%) Node.js
3 7 (14.58%) React
3 7 (14.58%) Sass
4 4 (8.33%) CSS
4 4 (8.33%) CSS3
5 3 (6.25%) Dropwizard
5 3 (6.25%) scikit-learn
6 2 (4.17%) .NET
6 2 (4.17%) Apache Avro
6 2 (4.17%) JSON
6 2 (4.17%) Spark Streaming
7 1 (2.08%) JMS
7 1 (2.08%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.08%) LAMP
7 1 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.25%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.25%) Social Network
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Fintech
4 1 (2.08%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Android
2 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) Low Latency
2 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
3 13 (27.08%) TDD
4 12 (25.00%) BDD
4 12 (25.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 12 (25.00%) SDLC
5 8 (16.67%) Analytics
6 5 (10.42%) Microservices
6 5 (10.42%) Open Source
7 4 (8.33%) Concurrent Programming
7 4 (8.33%) Machine Learning
7 4 (8.33%) Multithreading
8 3 (6.25%) Business Analytics
8 3 (6.25%) Front End Development
9 2 (4.17%) DevOps
9 2 (4.17%) People Management
9 2 (4.17%) Predictive Analytics
9 2 (4.17%) Web Operations
10 1 (2.08%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (64.58%) Java
2 28 (58.33%) Scala
3 11 (22.92%) Python
4 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 7 (14.58%) R
6 5 (10.42%) C#
7 3 (6.25%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.17%) C++
8 2 (4.17%) Ruby
8 2 (4.17%) SQL
9 1 (2.08%) Clojure
9 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 12 (25.00%) Docker
2 6 (12.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (4.17%) HDFS
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Consul
1 3 (6.25%) Mesos
2 1 (2.08%) Ambari
2 1 (2.08%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Hortonworks
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Cloudera
2 3 (6.25%) MapR
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) SAP
2 3 (6.25%) Vertica
3 1 (2.08%) EXASOL
3 1 (2.08%) Sony
3 1 (2.08%) Splunk
City of London
ABILITY Resorucing Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago