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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Kafka
London / City of London
Rank 187 229 306
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +77
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 33 35 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.54% 0.039%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.78% 1.56% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 2
Median salary £67,500 £67,500 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -0.99%

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
1859 2237 3394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.50% 34.61% 33.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1697 2017 3024
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 31 (56.36%) Big Data
2 30 (54.55%) Java
3 26 (47.27%) Scala
4 23 (41.82%) Hadoop
4 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (40.00%) Advertising
6 20 (36.36%) Apache Spark
7 19 (34.55%) NoSQL
7 19 (34.55%) Akka
8 16 (29.09%) Apache Hive
9 15 (27.27%) Docker
10 14 (25.45%) HDFS
10 14 (25.45%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (25.45%) Low Latency
10 14 (25.45%) Python
10 14 (25.45%) TDD
11 13 (23.64%) PhD
11 13 (23.64%) DevOps
12 12 (21.82%) BDD
12 12 (21.82%) Linux
12 12 (21.82%) Computer Science
13 11 (20.00%) Data Architecture
13 11 (20.00%) C
13 11 (20.00%) Apache Flume
13 11 (20.00%) Mentoring
13 11 (20.00%) Data Ingestion
14 10 (18.18%) HAWQ
14 10 (18.18%) Sqoop
14 10 (18.18%) Postgraduate
14 10 (18.18%) Degree

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 20 (36.36%) Apache Spark
2 4 (7.27%) Apache
2 4 (7.27%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.45%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Qpid
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.82%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.82%) Engine Yard
3 1 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.82%) Heroku
3 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Internet
2 2 (3.64%) SSL
3 1 (1.82%) HTTP
3 1 (1.82%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (56.36%) Big Data
2 23 (41.82%) Hadoop
3 19 (34.55%) NoSQL
4 16 (29.09%) Apache Hive
5 10 (18.18%) HAWQ
5 10 (18.18%) Sqoop
6 7 (12.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (12.73%) MySQL
7 6 (10.91%) HBase
8 5 (9.09%) Couchbase
9 4 (7.27%) Text Mining
10 3 (5.45%) Redis
11 2 (3.64%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
11 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
12 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.82%) DataStax
12 1 (1.82%) Impala
12 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.27%) Gatling
2 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.45%) JIRA
4 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.82%) gulp
4 1 (1.82%) Maven
4 1 (1.82%) Mocha
4 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (40.00%) Advertising
2 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Games
3 3 (5.45%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Marketing
5 1 (1.82%) Billing
5 1 (1.82%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (47.27%) Developer
2 17 (30.91%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.45%) Scala Developer
3 14 (25.45%) Senior Developer
4 13 (23.64%) Architect
4 13 (23.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (20.00%) Data Architect
5 11 (20.00%) Java Scala Developer
6 10 (18.18%) Enterprise Architect
6 10 (18.18%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 9 (16.36%) Senior Scala Developer
8 8 (14.55%) Senior Java Scala Developer
9 6 (10.91%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (7.27%) Data Engineer
10 4 (7.27%) Lead Developer
11 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
11 3 (5.45%) Administrator
11 3 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (5.45%) F# Developer
11 3 (5.45%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (34.55%) Akka
2 7 (12.73%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (9.09%) Node.js
3 5 (9.09%) Spring
4 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.27%) Java EE
4 4 (7.27%) Play Framework
4 4 (7.27%) Servlets
4 4 (7.27%) Spring Boot
5 3 (5.45%) .NET
5 3 (5.45%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (3.64%) Angular 2
6 2 (3.64%) Apache Avro
6 2 (3.64%) ELK Stack
6 2 (3.64%) JSON
6 2 (3.64%) Polymer
6 2 (3.64%) React
7 1 (1.82%) Express
7 1 (1.82%) Protocol Buffers
7 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (21.82%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.91%) Algorithms
4 4 (7.27%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (7.27%) Online Games
5 2 (3.64%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.64%) Fintech
5 2 (3.64%) Internet of Things
5 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.82%) Blog
6 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.82%) Derivative
6 1 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.82%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.82%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Debian
2 3 (5.45%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.64%) Unix
3 2 (3.64%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.45%) Low Latency
2 14 (25.45%) TDD
3 13 (23.64%) DevOps
4 12 (21.82%) BDD
5 11 (20.00%) Data Architecture
5 11 (20.00%) Data Ingestion
5 11 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 9 (16.36%) Microservices
7 8 (14.55%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 8 (14.55%) SDLC
8 6 (10.91%) Analytics
8 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
9 5 (9.09%) Multithreading
10 4 (7.27%) Contextual Advertising
10 4 (7.27%) Open Source
10 4 (7.27%) SOA
10 4 (7.27%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (54.55%) Java
2 26 (47.27%) Scala
3 14 (25.45%) Python
4 11 (20.00%) C
5 9 (16.36%) SQL
6 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
7 6 (10.91%) C#
8 5 (9.09%) Bash Shell
8 5 (9.09%) Perl
9 4 (7.27%) C++
10 3 (5.45%) F#
10 3 (5.45%) Ruby
11 2 (3.64%) R
12 1 (1.82%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.82%) PHP
12 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) PhD
2 10 (18.18%) Degree
2 10 (18.18%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.82%) GCP
System Software
1 15 (27.27%) Docker
2 14 (25.45%) HDFS
3 11 (20.00%) Apache Flume
4 9 (16.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (5.45%) KVM
5 3 (5.45%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (5.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Kubernetes
2 8 (14.55%) Mesos
3 7 (12.73%) Marathon
4 6 (10.91%) Ansible
4 6 (10.91%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (10.91%) Puppet
5 5 (9.09%) Terraform
6 3 (5.45%) Ambari
6 3 (5.45%) Salt
7 2 (3.64%) Graphite
7 2 (3.64%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (3.64%) Oozie
8 1 (1.82%) Kibana
8 1 (1.82%) logstash
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Hortonworks
2 3 (5.45%) VMware
3 2 (3.64%) Cloudera
3 2 (3.64%) MapR
3 2 (3.64%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.82%) Apigee
4 1 (1.82%) Cognos
4 1 (1.82%) EXASOL
4 1 (1.82%) Google
4 1 (1.82%) Informatica
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.82%) Splunk
4 1 (1.82%) Tableau
4 1 (1.82%) Teradata
4 1 (1.82%) Vertica
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + plus benefits and bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago