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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Kafka
Rank 710 815 860
Rank change year-on-year
+105 +45
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 148 85 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.077% 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.19% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 129 82 6
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £56,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,400 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -
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
37731 44159 40637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.10% 40.22% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 32565 37990 35646
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +126 126 £67,500 +12.50% 11
South East -20 12 £57,500 +27.77%
North West - 7 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £53,750 -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Kafka
UK

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 189 (84.75%) Java
2 155 (69.51%) Big Data
3 147 (65.92%) Hadoop
4 130 (58.30%) Agile Software Development
5 124 (55.61%) NoSQL
6 108 (48.43%) Spring
7 95 (42.60%) SQL
8 89 (39.91%) REST
9 85 (38.12%) RabbitMQ
10 81 (36.32%) Elasticsearch
11 78 (34.98%) Apache Spark
12 77 (34.53%) Finance
13 75 (33.63%) OO
14 74 (33.18%) Apache Hive
15 72 (32.29%) JDBC
16 71 (31.84%) Scala
17 68 (30.49%) Apache Cassandra
17 68 (30.49%) XML
18 65 (29.15%) ActiveMQ
19 64 (28.70%) Software Architecture
20 63 (28.25%) SOAP
20 63 (28.25%) Python
21 62 (27.80%) Multithreading
22 58 (26.01%) Degree
23 56 (25.11%) Open Source
24 55 (24.66%) E-Commerce
25 53 (23.77%) PL/SQL
26 52 (23.32%) Client/Server
26 52 (23.32%) Java RMI
26 52 (23.32%) XML-RPC

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 81 (36.32%) Elasticsearch
2 78 (34.98%) Apache Spark
3 49 (21.97%) Apache Pig
4 21 (9.42%) Apache Solr
5 19 (8.52%) Cloud Foundry
6 14 (6.28%) SAS
6 14 (6.28%) MQSeries
7 13 (5.83%) Apache
8 11 (4.93%) nginx
9 5 (2.24%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.35%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.90%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.90%) GemFire
11 2 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.90%) Lightstreamer
11 2 (0.90%) Drupal
12 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 38 (17.04%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.93%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (2.69%) OpenShift
4 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.35%) PaaS
6 2 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.45%) GitHub
7 1 (0.45%) Heroku
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.87%) AMQP
2 3 (1.35%) HTTP
3 1 (0.45%) Network Security
3 1 (0.45%) LDAP
3 1 (0.45%) SAN
3 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (69.51%) Big Data
2 147 (65.92%) Hadoop
3 124 (55.61%) NoSQL
4 74 (33.18%) Apache Hive
5 68 (30.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 52 (23.32%) Relational Database
7 41 (18.39%) Redis
8 34 (15.25%) Data Warehouse
9 30 (13.45%) HBase
10 29 (13.00%) MongoDB
10 29 (13.00%) MySQL
11 19 (8.52%) Riak
11 19 (8.52%) RDBMS
12 16 (7.17%) Impala
13 14 (6.28%) SQL Server
14 13 (5.83%) Amazon Redshift
14 13 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (4.93%) SAP Data Services
15 11 (4.93%) Sqoop
15 11 (4.93%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 11 (4.93%) Talend Open Studio
1 11 (4.93%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.04%) Maven
3 8 (3.59%) PowerDesigner
3 8 (3.59%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.14%) JUnit
5 6 (2.69%) Gradle
6 3 (1.35%) Mockito
6 3 (1.35%) Subversion
7 2 (0.90%) RSpec
8 1 (0.45%) JIRA
8 1 (0.45%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.45%) Eclipse
General
1 77 (34.53%) Finance
2 45 (20.18%) Banking
3 33 (14.80%) Retail
3 33 (14.80%) Telecoms
4 32 (14.35%) Online Betting
5 15 (6.73%) Games
6 6 (2.69%) Front Office
7 5 (2.24%) Advertising
8 2 (0.90%) Publishing
8 2 (0.90%) Marketing
9 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 151 (67.71%) Developer
2 119 (53.36%) Java Developer
3 61 (27.35%) Senior Developer
4 59 (26.46%) Senior Java Developer
5 22 (9.87%) Core Java Developer
6 20 (8.97%) Big Data Developer
7 16 (7.17%) Lead Developer
8 15 (6.73%) Architect
9 14 (6.28%) Hadoop Developer
10 13 (5.83%) Data Architect
11 7 (3.14%) Lead Java Developer
12 5 (2.24%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (2.24%) C# Developer
12 5 (2.24%) Big Data Architect
13 4 (1.79%) Software Engineer
14 3 (1.35%) Consultant
15 2 (0.90%) Real Time Software Engineer
15 2 (0.90%) Real Time Engineer
15 2 (0.90%) Linux Engineer
15 2 (0.90%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (48.43%) Spring
2 89 (39.91%) REST
3 85 (38.12%) RabbitMQ
4 72 (32.29%) JDBC
5 68 (30.49%) XML
6 65 (29.15%) ActiveMQ
7 63 (28.25%) SOAP
8 52 (23.32%) Java RMI
8 52 (23.32%) XML-RPC
9 39 (17.49%) Akka
10 34 (15.25%) JMS
11 26 (11.66%) JSON
12 21 (9.42%) Web Services
13 19 (8.52%) Grails
13 19 (8.52%) HTML
14 15 (6.73%) Cascading
15 14 (6.28%) Java EE
16 12 (5.38%) CSS
16 12 (5.38%) HTML5
17 9 (4.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 52 (23.32%) Client/Server
2 49 (21.97%) Grid Computing
3 41 (18.39%) Computer Science
4 21 (9.42%) Data Structures
5 14 (6.28%) Data Integration
5 14 (6.28%) Algorithms
6 11 (4.93%) Mathematics
6 11 (4.93%) User Experience
7 9 (4.04%) Blog
7 9 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (3.14%) Equities
9 6 (2.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.79%) Physics
11 3 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.90%) PMI
13 1 (0.45%) Statistics
13 1 (0.45%) Social Network
13 1 (0.45%) Social Media
13 1 (0.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.56%) Linux
2 12 (5.38%) Windows
3 2 (0.90%) UNIX
3 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.45%) Android
4 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.45%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (58.30%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (33.63%) OO
3 64 (28.70%) Software Architecture
4 62 (27.80%) Multithreading
5 56 (25.11%) Open Source
6 55 (24.66%) E-Commerce
7 48 (21.52%) MapReduce
8 47 (21.08%) TDD
9 43 (19.28%) Software Delivery
10 37 (16.59%) Mentoring
11 36 (16.14%) Low Latency
12 33 (14.80%) Software Engineering
13 32 (14.35%) ETL
14 26 (11.66%) Analytics
15 25 (11.21%) BDD
16 23 (10.31%) Data Modelling
17 21 (9.42%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (7.17%) Business Intelligence
19 14 (6.28%) SOA
19 14 (6.28%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 189 (84.75%) Java
2 95 (42.60%) SQL
3 71 (31.84%) Scala
4 63 (28.25%) Python
5 53 (23.77%) PL/SQL
6 32 (14.35%) Clojure
7 31 (13.90%) Ruby
8 29 (13.00%) Groovy
9 26 (11.66%) C
10 25 (11.21%) C#
11 23 (10.31%) C++
11 23 (10.31%) Bash Shell
12 22 (9.87%) JavaScript
13 20 (8.97%) Go
14 19 (8.52%) Erlang
15 11 (4.93%) Perl
15 11 (4.93%) HiveQL
16 3 (1.35%) Haskell
17 2 (0.90%) PHP
17 2 (0.90%) F#
Qualifications
1 58 (26.01%) Degree
2 2 (0.90%) PMI Certification
2 2 (0.90%) PhD
3 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 26 (11.66%) HDFS
2 25 (11.21%) Docker
3 11 (4.93%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.35%) Varnish
5 2 (0.90%) Squid
Systems Management
1 26 (11.66%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (11.21%) Puppet
3 7 (3.14%) Salt
3 7 (3.14%) Mesos
4 6 (2.69%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (2.24%) Graphite
6 3 (1.35%) Nagios
6 3 (1.35%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.90%) Ansible
7 2 (0.90%) Check_MK
8 1 (0.45%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.45%) Cacti
8 1 (0.45%) Munin
8 1 (0.45%) OpenView
8 1 (0.45%) Oozie
8 1 (0.45%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.45%) Ambari
Vendors
1 24 (10.76%) Informatica
2 18 (8.07%) Oracle
3 13 (5.83%) Cognos
3 13 (5.83%) Ab Initio
3 13 (5.83%) Teradata
4 11 (4.93%) Talend
4 11 (4.93%) SAP
5 8 (3.59%) Business Objects
5 8 (3.59%) Tableau
6 6 (2.69%) StreamBase
6 6 (2.69%) TIBCO
6 6 (2.69%) Splunk
7 3 (1.35%) Google
7 3 (1.35%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.90%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.90%) Adobe
8 2 (0.90%) Akamai
8 2 (0.90%) Terracotta
8 2 (0.90%) F5
9 1 (0.45%) DoubleClick
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