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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Kafka
Rank 740 812 850
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +38
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 140 93 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.085% 0.007%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.21% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 124 88 7
Average salary £67,500 £57,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -33.33%
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
38716 43260 41585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.93% 39.35% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 33388 37269 36466
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +114 125 £67,500 +12.50% 14
North West - 7 £45,000 - 2
South East -17 5 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Yorkshire - 2 £53,750 -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 2
South West - 1 £67,500 -
Kafka
UK

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 209 (84.27%) Java
2 167 (67.34%) Big Data
3 163 (65.73%) Hadoop
4 146 (58.87%) Agile Software Development
5 135 (54.44%) NoSQL
6 123 (49.60%) Spring
7 104 (41.94%) SQL
7 104 (41.94%) REST
8 96 (38.71%) RabbitMQ
9 95 (38.31%) Elasticsearch
10 88 (35.48%) Apache Spark
11 85 (34.27%) Scala
12 84 (33.87%) OO
13 83 (33.47%) Finance
14 79 (31.85%) JDBC
15 78 (31.45%) ActiveMQ
16 77 (31.05%) Python
16 77 (31.05%) Apache Cassandra
17 76 (30.65%) XML
18 75 (30.24%) Apache Hive
18 75 (30.24%) Software Architecture
19 71 (28.63%) Multithreading
20 70 (28.23%) SOAP
21 65 (26.21%) Degree
22 64 (25.81%) Relational Database
23 63 (25.40%) TDD
24 59 (23.79%) PL/SQL
25 58 (23.39%) Client/Server
25 58 (23.39%) Java RMI
25 58 (23.39%) XML-RPC

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 95 (38.31%) Elasticsearch
2 88 (35.48%) Apache Spark
3 48 (19.35%) Apache Pig
4 28 (11.29%) Apache Solr
5 26 (10.48%) Cloud Foundry
6 16 (6.45%) Apache
7 15 (6.05%) MQSeries
8 13 (5.24%) SAS
9 9 (3.63%) nginx
10 6 (2.42%) Oracle Coherence
11 5 (2.02%) Tomcat
11 5 (2.02%) GemFire
12 2 (0.81%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.81%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.81%) Drupal
12 2 (0.81%) Lightstreamer
13 1 (0.40%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 45 (18.15%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.65%) Amazon EMR
3 11 (4.44%) OpenShift
4 9 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.21%) Azure Machine Learning
6 3 (1.21%) PaaS
7 1 (0.40%) Heroku
7 1 (0.40%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.69%) AMQP
2 4 (1.61%) HTTP
3 2 (0.81%) Network Security
4 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (67.34%) Big Data
2 163 (65.73%) Hadoop
3 135 (54.44%) NoSQL
4 77 (31.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 75 (30.24%) Apache Hive
6 64 (25.81%) Relational Database
7 52 (20.97%) Redis
8 33 (13.31%) HBase
9 30 (12.10%) MongoDB
10 29 (11.69%) MySQL
11 28 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
12 26 (10.48%) Riak
13 22 (8.87%) RDBMS
14 16 (6.45%) Impala
15 15 (6.05%) SQL Server
16 13 (5.24%) PostgreSQL
17 12 (4.84%) Data Mining
18 11 (4.44%) PowerCenter
18 11 (4.44%) SAP Data Services
18 11 (4.44%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 12 (4.84%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.44%) Talend Open Studio
3 10 (4.03%) Maven
4 9 (3.63%) Jenkins
5 8 (3.23%) PowerDesigner
6 7 (2.82%) JUnit
7 6 (2.42%) Gradle
8 4 (1.61%) Mockito
8 4 (1.61%) JIRA
9 2 (0.81%) Subversion
9 2 (0.81%) RSpec
10 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.40%) NetBeans
General
1 83 (33.47%) Finance
2 52 (20.97%) Banking
3 35 (14.11%) Retail
3 35 (14.11%) Telecoms
4 34 (13.71%) Online Betting
5 16 (6.45%) Games
6 6 (2.42%) Front Office
7 4 (1.61%) Advertising
8 3 (1.21%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.81%) Marketing
9 2 (0.81%) Publishing
9 2 (0.81%) Legal
10 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 172 (69.35%) Developer
2 141 (56.85%) Java Developer
3 77 (31.05%) Senior Developer
4 75 (30.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (8.47%) Core Java Developer
6 20 (8.06%) Architect
7 17 (6.85%) Lead Developer
7 17 (6.85%) Big Data Developer
8 14 (5.65%) Data Architect
9 13 (5.24%) Hadoop Developer
10 12 (4.84%) Lead Java Developer
11 7 (2.82%) Big Data Architect
12 5 (2.02%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (2.02%) C# Developer
13 4 (1.61%) Consultant
14 3 (1.21%) Software Engineer
15 2 (0.81%) Software Developer
15 2 (0.81%) Development Manager
15 2 (0.81%) Engineering Manager
15 2 (0.81%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (49.60%) Spring
2 104 (41.94%) REST
3 96 (38.71%) RabbitMQ
4 79 (31.85%) JDBC
5 78 (31.45%) ActiveMQ
6 76 (30.65%) XML
7 70 (28.23%) SOAP
8 58 (23.39%) Java RMI
8 58 (23.39%) XML-RPC
9 47 (18.95%) Akka
10 44 (17.74%) JMS
11 28 (11.29%) JSON
12 26 (10.48%) Grails
13 23 (9.27%) Web Services
14 20 (8.06%) HTML
15 16 (6.45%) Cascading
16 15 (6.05%) Java EE
17 12 (4.84%) HTML5
17 12 (4.84%) CSS
18 11 (4.44%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 58 (23.39%) Client/Server
2 55 (22.18%) Grid Computing
3 48 (19.35%) Computer Science
4 26 (10.48%) Data Structures
5 20 (8.06%) Algorithms
6 14 (5.65%) Mathematics
7 13 (5.24%) Blog
8 11 (4.44%) User Experience
9 9 (3.63%) Data Integration
9 9 (3.63%) Equities
10 8 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.61%) Statistics
13 4 (1.61%) Physics
14 3 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
15 2 (0.81%) Clustering
15 2 (0.81%) PMI
16 1 (0.40%) Social Media
16 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (12.10%) Linux
2 12 (4.84%) Windows
3 3 (1.21%) UNIX
4 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.40%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (58.87%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (33.87%) OO
3 75 (30.24%) Software Architecture
4 71 (28.63%) Multithreading
5 63 (25.40%) TDD
6 57 (22.98%) E-Commerce
7 54 (21.77%) Open Source
8 50 (20.16%) MapReduce
9 45 (18.15%) Software Delivery
10 43 (17.34%) Mentoring
11 42 (16.94%) Low Latency
12 32 (12.90%) ETL
12 32 (12.90%) Software Engineering
13 31 (12.50%) BDD
14 27 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (10.08%) Analytics
16 23 (9.27%) Data Modelling
17 17 (6.85%) SOA
18 14 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
18 14 (5.65%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 209 (84.27%) Java
2 104 (41.94%) SQL
3 85 (34.27%) Scala
4 77 (31.05%) Python
5 59 (23.79%) PL/SQL
6 39 (15.73%) Clojure
7 37 (14.92%) Ruby
8 36 (14.52%) Groovy
9 27 (10.89%) Go
10 26 (10.48%) Erlang
11 24 (9.68%) Bash Shell
11 24 (9.68%) C
11 24 (9.68%) C#
12 22 (8.87%) JavaScript
13 20 (8.06%) C++
14 14 (5.65%) Perl
15 11 (4.44%) HiveQL
16 4 (1.61%) R
17 3 (1.21%) F#
18 2 (0.81%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 65 (26.21%) Degree
2 5 (2.02%) PhD
3 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 34 (13.71%) Docker
2 26 (10.48%) HDFS
3 12 (4.84%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.21%) Varnish
5 2 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.81%) Squid
6 1 (0.40%) KVM
Systems Management
1 33 (13.31%) Puppet
1 33 (13.31%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (5.24%) Mesos
3 8 (3.23%) Hadoop YARN
4 7 (2.82%) Salt
5 5 (2.02%) Graphite
6 4 (1.61%) Ansible
7 3 (1.21%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.81%) Check_MK
8 2 (0.81%) Nagios
9 1 (0.40%) logstash
9 1 (0.40%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (8.47%) Oracle
2 20 (8.06%) Informatica
3 11 (4.44%) Talend
3 11 (4.44%) SAP
4 9 (3.63%) Cognos
4 9 (3.63%) Ab Initio
4 9 (3.63%) Teradata
5 8 (3.23%) Business Objects
5 8 (3.23%) Tableau
6 6 (2.42%) StreamBase
6 6 (2.42%) TIBCO
7 5 (2.02%) Splunk
8 3 (1.21%) Google
9 2 (0.81%) Terracotta
9 2 (0.81%) Akamai
9 2 (0.81%) F5
9 2 (0.81%) Adobe
9 2 (0.81%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.81%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.40%) DigitalOcean
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