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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Kafka
Rank 838 833 878
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +45
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 34 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.020% 0.003%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.084% 0.050% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 3
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £55,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -35.29%
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
40488 39943 44663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.85% 40.02% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 34330 34908 39475
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -11 22 £60,000 -33.33% 2
North West - 6 £32,500 - 1
South East -27 2 £48,750 -11.36% 2
East of England - 2 £80,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £80,000 -
Kafka
UK

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 123 (96.09%) Java
2 106 (82.81%) Hadoop
3 95 (74.22%) Big Data
4 74 (57.81%) NoSQL
5 67 (52.34%) MySQL
6 61 (47.66%) Python
6 61 (47.66%) Redis
7 59 (46.09%) Linux
8 58 (45.31%) Open Source
9 55 (42.97%) Data Warehouse
10 52 (40.63%) Apache Hive
11 51 (39.84%) MapReduce
12 50 (39.06%) Bash Shell
13 46 (35.94%) Memcached
13 46 (35.94%) Couchbase
14 41 (32.03%) SQL
15 36 (28.13%) JMX
16 32 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
16 32 (25.00%) Spring
17 30 (23.44%) Degree
18 27 (21.09%) Maven
18 27 (21.09%) TDD
18 27 (21.09%) Apache Accumulo
19 26 (20.31%) Git (software)
20 24 (18.75%) Scrum
20 24 (18.75%) Web Services
21 21 (16.41%) PostgreSQL
21 21 (16.41%) HBase
22 20 (15.63%) BDD
22 20 (15.63%) REST

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 18 (14.06%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (7.03%) Apache Solr
3 5 (3.91%) Apache Pig
4 4 (3.13%) nginx
4 4 (3.13%) Apache
4 4 (3.13%) Tornado
5 3 (2.34%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.34%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.56%) SAS
7 1 (0.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (1.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.56%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) HTTP
2 1 (0.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (82.81%) Hadoop
2 95 (74.22%) Big Data
3 74 (57.81%) NoSQL
4 67 (52.34%) MySQL
5 61 (47.66%) Redis
6 55 (42.97%) Data Warehouse
7 52 (40.63%) Apache Hive
8 46 (35.94%) Couchbase
9 27 (21.09%) Apache Accumulo
10 21 (16.41%) HBase
10 21 (16.41%) PostgreSQL
11 20 (15.63%) Relational Database
12 17 (13.28%) MongoDB
13 12 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (5.47%) Amazon Redshift
15 6 (4.69%) OLAP
16 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database
16 4 (3.13%) Neo4j
17 3 (2.34%) Mahout
17 3 (2.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (21.09%) Maven
2 26 (20.31%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.03%) JUnit
3 9 (7.03%) Eclipse
4 7 (5.47%) Mockito
4 7 (5.47%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.56%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (3.13%) Advertising
2 3 (2.34%) Publishing
2 3 (2.34%) Marketing
3 2 (1.56%) Retail
3 2 (1.56%) Finance
4 1 (0.78%) Law
4 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.78%) Electronics
4 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 62 (48.44%) Developer
2 59 (46.09%) Java Developer
3 12 (9.38%) Architect
4 9 (7.03%) Senior Developer
4 9 (7.03%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (5.47%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (4.69%) Chief Technology Officer
6 6 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (3.13%) Administrator
7 4 (3.13%) Consultant
7 4 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (3.13%) Data Architect
7 4 (3.13%) Data Consultant
7 4 (3.13%) Big Data Consultant
7 4 (3.13%) Big Data Architect
8 3 (2.34%) Big Data Developer
8 3 (2.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (2.34%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (1.56%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 2 (1.56%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (35.94%) Memcached
2 36 (28.13%) JMX
3 32 (25.00%) Spring
4 24 (18.75%) Web Services
5 20 (15.63%) REST
6 17 (13.28%) XML
6 17 (13.28%) SOAP
7 16 (12.50%) JDBC
7 16 (12.50%) Swing
7 16 (12.50%) WSDL
8 15 (11.72%) HTML
8 15 (11.72%) XSD
9 12 (9.38%) J2EE
10 10 (7.81%) ActiveMQ
10 10 (7.81%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (6.25%) Apache Camel
12 7 (5.47%) HTML5
12 7 (5.47%) J2SE
13 6 (4.69%) Hibernate
13 6 (4.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 58 (45.31%) Open Source
2 20 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 13 (10.16%) Social Media
4 8 (6.25%) Market Risk
5 6 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.91%) Clustering
7 2 (1.56%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.56%) User Experience
8 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.78%) DTV
8 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 59 (46.09%) Linux
2 5 (3.91%) Windows
3 4 (3.13%) UNIX
4 3 (2.34%) AIX
4 3 (2.34%) MVS
5 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (39.84%) MapReduce
2 32 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (21.09%) TDD
4 24 (18.75%) Scrum
5 20 (15.63%) BDD
6 15 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (10.94%) Cyber Security
8 13 (10.16%) Analytics
8 13 (10.16%) Software Engineering
8 13 (10.16%) Data Security
9 11 (8.59%) OO
10 8 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (5.47%) Mentoring
11 7 (5.47%) Resource Management
11 7 (5.47%) Kanban
11 7 (5.47%) Unit Testing
12 6 (4.69%) B2B
12 6 (4.69%) DevOps
12 6 (4.69%) Software Architecture
12 6 (4.69%) Complex Event Processing
Programming Languages
1 123 (96.09%) Java
2 61 (47.66%) Python
3 50 (39.06%) Bash Shell
4 41 (32.03%) SQL
5 14 (10.94%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.47%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.69%) Scala
8 5 (3.91%) Ruby
8 5 (3.91%) C#
8 5 (3.91%) C++
9 3 (2.34%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.34%) Perl
9 3 (2.34%) PHP
10 2 (1.56%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.56%) F#
11 1 (0.78%) Pig Latin
11 1 (0.78%) Golang
Qualifications
1 30 (23.44%) Degree
2 4 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.03%) HDFS
2 5 (3.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (3.91%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.47%) Puppet
2 4 (3.13%) Ambari
2 4 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.13%) Ansible
3 3 (2.34%) Nagios
4 1 (0.78%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.78%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.78%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (7.03%) JBoss
2 6 (4.69%) Oracle
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.56%) Informatica
3 2 (1.56%) Splunk
3 2 (1.56%) Tableau
3 2 (1.56%) Talend
3 2 (1.56%) Birst
4 1 (0.78%) SAP
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Salary: Excellent Package
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