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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Kafka
Rank 236 299 357
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +58
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 24 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.13% 0.069%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.92% 0.38% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 8
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £58,000 £63,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £51,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.19% +13.88%
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
2606 3448 4930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 40.07% 34.08% 37.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2353 2992 4250
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 £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £74,800
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 30 May 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 30 May 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 37 (67.27%) Java
1 37 (67.27%) Apache Spark
2 32 (58.18%) Hadoop
3 29 (52.73%) Big Data
4 25 (45.45%) Scala
5 22 (40.00%) Python
6 21 (38.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (29.09%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (27.27%) NoSQL
9 13 (23.64%) MongoDB
9 13 (23.64%) Docker
10 12 (21.82%) Open Source
11 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 10 (18.18%) DevOps
12 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (16.36%) Multithreading
13 9 (16.36%) SQL
13 9 (16.36%) Mesos
14 8 (14.55%) Microservices
14 8 (14.55%) HDFS
14 8 (14.55%) Akka
14 8 (14.55%) Analytics
14 8 (14.55%) MySQL
14 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
14 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
14 8 (14.55%) Ruby
14 8 (14.55%) Degree
15 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
15 7 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (12.73%) Advertising

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 37 (67.27%) Apache Spark
2 7 (12.73%) Apache
2 7 (12.73%) Node.js
3 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.82%) GemFire
4 1 (1.82%) JBoss
4 1 (1.82%) nginx
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Maximo
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.09%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.73%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (7.27%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.64%) SaaS
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.82%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) VoIP
2 1 (1.82%) Broadband
2 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (58.18%) Hadoop
2 29 (52.73%) Big Data
3 21 (38.18%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (27.27%) NoSQL
5 13 (23.64%) MongoDB
6 8 (14.55%) MySQL
7 7 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (10.91%) Aerospike
9 5 (9.09%) Neo4j
10 4 (7.27%) HBase
11 3 (5.45%) Apache Hive
11 3 (5.45%) Pentaho
11 3 (5.45%) Spark SQL
12 2 (3.64%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (3.64%) Redis
12 2 (3.64%) RethinkDB
13 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
13 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
13 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
13 1 (1.82%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.45%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (3.64%) gulp
2 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.64%) Mocha
3 1 (1.82%) JIRA
3 1 (1.82%) JUnit
3 1 (1.82%) Mockito
3 1 (1.82%) NUnit
3 1 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.82%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (12.73%) Advertising
2 6 (10.91%) Law
3 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.64%) Finance
5 1 (1.82%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Electronics
5 1 (1.82%) Front Office
5 1 (1.82%) Games
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (58.18%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
4 10 (18.18%) Scala Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Data Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Python Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Data Scientist
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.45%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Hadoop Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Junior
9 2 (3.64%) Architect
9 2 (3.64%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Development Manager
9 2 (3.64%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Junior Data Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) Akka
2 6 (10.91%) Dropwizard
2 6 (10.91%) HTML
3 4 (7.27%) CSS
4 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.45%) Hibernate
4 3 (5.45%) HTML5
4 3 (5.45%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (5.45%) Spring
4 3 (5.45%) Web Services
4 3 (5.45%) XML
5 2 (3.64%) .NET
5 2 (3.64%) Express
5 2 (3.64%) JMS
5 2 (3.64%) React
5 2 (3.64%) Sass
6 1 (1.82%) J2EE
6 1 (1.82%) LAMP
6 1 (1.82%) Lucene
6 1 (1.82%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
3 6 (10.91%) Social Network
4 4 (7.27%) Algorithms
4 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.27%) Physics
5 2 (3.64%) Cloud Native
5 2 (3.64%) Fintech
6 1 (1.82%) Derivative
6 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.82%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Android
2 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) Open Source
2 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.18%) DevOps
3 9 (16.36%) Multithreading
4 8 (14.55%) Analytics
4 8 (14.55%) Microservices
4 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.73%) Machine Learning
6 5 (9.09%) ETL
6 5 (9.09%) TDD
7 4 (7.27%) Low Latency
7 4 (7.27%) Scrum
8 3 (5.45%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (5.45%) Deep Learning
8 3 (5.45%) OO
8 3 (5.45%) Predictive Analytics
9 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.64%) ERP
9 2 (3.64%) Project Management
9 2 (3.64%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (67.27%) Java
2 25 (45.45%) Scala
3 22 (40.00%) Python
4 9 (16.36%) SQL
5 8 (14.55%) Ruby
6 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
7 5 (9.09%) R
8 4 (7.27%) C#
9 3 (5.45%) C++
10 2 (3.64%) MATLAB
10 2 (3.64%) Perl
10 2 (3.64%) PHP
11 1 (1.82%) Clojure
11 1 (1.82%) F#
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (23.64%) Docker
2 8 (14.55%) HDFS
3 5 (9.09%) Apache Flume
4 3 (5.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Mesos
2 3 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.45%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) Sony
3 5 (9.09%) Oracle
4 3 (5.45%) Greenplum
4 3 (5.45%) Informatica
4 3 (5.45%) Talend
5 1 (1.82%) MapR
5 1 (1.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.82%) Sybase
5 1 (1.82%) Syclo
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First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £75000 per annum + benefits
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