The table below looks at the statistics for Kafka skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kafka over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Kafka
Rank 792 839 864
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +25
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 71 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.018% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.045% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 67 11 8
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £40,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Kafka
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37306 40057 41670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.39% 40.87% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32144 33531 37041
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Kafka
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Kafka across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Kafka Jobs Demand Trend in England

Kafka
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Kafka across the England region.

Kafka Salary Trend in England

Kafka
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Kafka across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Kafka Salary Histogram in England

Kafka
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +72 59 £65,000 - 10
North West - 8 £45,000 - 4
South East -26 4 £62,500 +56.25% 2
Kafka
UK

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Kafka also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Kafka.

1 137 (85.63%) Java
2 132 (82.50%) Big Data
3 112 (70.00%) Hadoop
4 84 (52.50%) NoSQL
5 74 (46.25%) SQL
6 73 (45.63%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (35.00%) Apache Pig
8 55 (34.38%) Spring
9 54 (33.75%) Finance
10 51 (31.88%) Apache Hive
11 50 (31.25%) HDFS
12 45 (28.13%) Elasticsearch
13 44 (27.50%) MapReduce
13 44 (27.50%) Linux
14 43 (26.88%) Banking
14 43 (26.88%) REST
14 43 (26.88%) Apache Cassandra
15 42 (26.25%) OO
16 39 (24.38%) Python
16 39 (24.38%) Data Warehouse
17 38 (23.75%) XML
17 38 (23.75%) JDBC
18 37 (23.13%) Open Source
19 36 (22.50%) MongoDB
20 35 (21.88%) Scala
20 35 (21.88%) Apache Spark
21 34 (21.25%) SOAP
22 32 (20.00%) E-Commerce
22 32 (20.00%) Bash Shell
22 32 (20.00%) HBase

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Kafka also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Kafka. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 56 (35.00%) Apache Pig
2 45 (28.13%) Elasticsearch
3 35 (21.88%) Apache Spark
4 19 (11.88%) SAS
5 11 (6.88%) nginx
6 5 (3.13%) Apache Solr
6 5 (3.13%) Confluence
6 5 (3.13%) Apache
7 4 (2.50%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.88%) JBoss
8 3 (1.88%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (1.25%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.88%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.75%) GitHub
2 6 (3.75%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.50%) LDAP
1 4 (2.50%) RTP
1 4 (2.50%) AMQP
2 2 (1.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (82.50%) Big Data
2 112 (70.00%) Hadoop
3 84 (52.50%) NoSQL
4 51 (31.88%) Apache Hive
5 43 (26.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 39 (24.38%) Data Warehouse
7 36 (22.50%) MongoDB
8 32 (20.00%) HBase
9 24 (15.00%) Impala
10 23 (14.38%) Sqoop
10 23 (14.38%) MySQL
10 23 (14.38%) SQL Server
11 18 (11.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (10.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 17 (10.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (10.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 17 (10.63%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (10.63%) VLDB
13 16 (10.00%) Relational Database
13 16 (10.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.13%) Maven
3 7 (4.38%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.75%) JIRA
4 6 (3.75%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (3.13%) JUnit
6 4 (2.50%) Subversion
7 2 (1.25%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.25%) Gradle
7 2 (1.25%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.63%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.63%) Mockito
General
1 54 (33.75%) Finance
2 43 (26.88%) Banking
3 25 (15.63%) Telecoms
4 23 (14.38%) Online Betting
4 23 (14.38%) Retail
5 21 (13.13%) Marketing
6 18 (11.25%) Advertising
7 7 (4.38%) Games
8 2 (1.25%) Front Office
9 1 (0.63%) Electronics
9 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (56.88%) Developer
2 72 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 26 (16.25%) Senior Developer
3 26 (16.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (7.50%) Architect
5 11 (6.88%) Senior DBA
6 10 (6.25%) Big Data Developer
7 9 (5.63%) DBA
7 9 (5.63%) Hadoop Developer
8 8 (5.00%) Administrator
9 7 (4.38%) Lead Developer
10 6 (3.75%) Data Architect
10 6 (3.75%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.13%) SQL DBA
12 4 (2.50%) Data Administrator
12 4 (2.50%) Senior SQL DBA
13 3 (1.88%) Linux Engineer
13 3 (1.88%) Database Engineer
13 3 (1.88%) Senior Database Engineer
13 3 (1.88%) Linux Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (34.38%) Spring
2 43 (26.88%) REST
3 38 (23.75%) JDBC
3 38 (23.75%) XML
4 34 (21.25%) SOAP
5 31 (19.38%) RabbitMQ
6 27 (16.88%) ActiveMQ
6 27 (16.88%) Web Services
7 24 (15.00%) Java RMI
7 24 (15.00%) XML-RPC
8 23 (14.38%) Cascading
9 10 (6.25%) JSON
10 9 (5.63%) HTML
10 9 (5.63%) Akka
11 8 (5.00%) WSDL
11 8 (5.00%) XSD
11 8 (5.00%) Lucene
12 7 (4.38%) CSS
13 6 (3.75%) J2SE
13 6 (3.75%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (23.13%) Open Source
2 27 (16.88%) Grid Computing
3 24 (15.00%) Client/Server
4 22 (13.75%) Data Integration
5 21 (13.13%) Replication
6 14 (8.75%) Computer Science
7 8 (5.00%) Mathematics
7 8 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.75%) User Experience
9 5 (3.13%) Data Structures
9 5 (3.13%) Algorithms
10 4 (2.50%) Clustering
11 3 (1.88%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.25%) Equities
12 2 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (1.25%) Physics
12 2 (1.25%) Market Risk
13 1 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
13 1 (0.63%) Social Media
13 1 (0.63%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 44 (27.50%) Linux
2 4 (2.50%) Windows
3 3 (1.88%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.63%) Android
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (45.63%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (27.50%) MapReduce
3 42 (26.25%) OO
4 32 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 31 (19.38%) Multithreading
6 30 (18.75%) Software Architecture
7 28 (17.50%) Software Engineering
8 20 (12.50%) Scrum
9 19 (11.88%) TDD
10 18 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (11.25%) Analytics
11 17 (10.63%) Change Data Capture
11 17 (10.63%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (10.00%) Mentoring
13 14 (8.75%) ETL
14 13 (8.13%) Low Latency
15 12 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (4.38%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (4.38%) BDD
17 6 (3.75%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 137 (85.63%) Java
2 74 (46.25%) SQL
3 39 (24.38%) Python
4 35 (21.88%) Scala
5 32 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 31 (19.38%) C++
7 26 (16.25%) C
7 26 (16.25%) PL/SQL
8 19 (11.88%) Ruby
9 17 (10.63%) T-SQL
10 16 (10.00%) JavaScript
11 9 (5.63%) Groovy
12 8 (5.00%) C#
13 7 (4.38%) Clojure
14 6 (3.75%) HiveQL
15 4 (2.50%) PHP
16 3 (1.88%) Perl
16 3 (1.88%) Erlang
16 3 (1.88%) Golang
17 1 (0.63%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 26 (16.25%) Degree
2 2 (1.25%) VCP4
2 2 (1.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 50 (31.25%) HDFS
2 24 (15.00%) Apache Flume
3 8 (5.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (3.75%) Docker
5 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (11.25%) Hadoop YARN
2 8 (5.00%) Puppet
3 5 (3.13%) Ambari
4 4 (2.50%) Oozie
4 4 (2.50%) OpenView
4 4 (2.50%) Nagios
4 4 (2.50%) ZABBIX
4 4 (2.50%) Cacti
4 4 (2.50%) Munin
5 3 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.88%) Ansible
6 1 (0.63%) Mesos
Vendors
1 25 (15.63%) Informatica
2 20 (12.50%) HP
3 19 (11.88%) Ab Initio
4 18 (11.25%) Teradata
4 18 (11.25%) Cognos
5 16 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (10.00%) Sony
6 9 (5.63%) Oracle
7 7 (4.38%) SAP
8 6 (3.75%) Talend
9 4 (2.50%) Hortonworks
9 4 (2.50%) Vertica
9 4 (2.50%) AppDynamics
9 4 (2.50%) NetApp
9 4 (2.50%) Cisco
9 4 (2.50%) Splunk
10 2 (1.25%) DoubleClick
10 2 (1.25%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.25%) StreamBase
11 1 (0.63%) Business Objects
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Salary: 50,000-55-0000
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Salary: £45k to £70k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
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