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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Kafka
Rank 733 836 839
Rank change year-on-year
+103 +3
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 142 54 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.050% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.13% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 122 50 18
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,250 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,600 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.22%
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
38732 41357 39912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.47% 38.56% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33425 35059 34717
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +92 120 £67,500 +1.88% 19
South East +16 15 £52,500 - 8
North West +10 5 £43,500 -20.90% 4
East of England +8 2 £67,500 -15.62% 2
South West - 1 £67,500 -
Kafka
UK

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 234 (81.25%) Java
2 202 (70.14%) Big Data
3 196 (68.06%) Hadoop
4 167 (57.99%) Agile Software Development
5 142 (49.31%) NoSQL
6 125 (43.40%) Spring
7 112 (38.89%) SQL
8 111 (38.54%) Elasticsearch
9 109 (37.85%) REST
10 105 (36.46%) Scala
11 104 (36.11%) Apache Spark
12 99 (34.38%) RabbitMQ
12 99 (34.38%) OO
13 96 (33.33%) Python
13 96 (33.33%) Apache Hive
14 86 (29.86%) ActiveMQ
15 83 (28.82%) Finance
16 82 (28.47%) Apache Cassandra
17 79 (27.43%) TDD
17 79 (27.43%) Multithreading
18 78 (27.08%) JDBC
18 78 (27.08%) XML
18 78 (27.08%) Relational Database
19 75 (26.04%) SOAP
20 73 (25.35%) Software Architecture
21 71 (24.65%) PL/SQL
22 69 (23.96%) Apache Pig
23 65 (22.57%) HBase
24 64 (22.22%) Client/Server
24 64 (22.22%) Java RMI

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 111 (38.54%) Elasticsearch
2 104 (36.11%) Apache Spark
3 69 (23.96%) Apache Pig
4 30 (10.42%) Apache Solr
5 25 (8.68%) Apache
6 24 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
7 16 (5.56%) SAS
8 11 (3.82%) MQSeries
9 8 (2.78%) OpenStack
10 6 (2.08%) nginx
10 6 (2.08%) Oracle Coherence
11 5 (1.74%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.74%) GemFire
12 3 (1.04%) Node.js
13 2 (0.69%) Lightstreamer
13 2 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.69%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.69%) Drupal
14 1 (0.35%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (0.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 62 (21.53%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (5.90%) Amazon EMR
4 13 (4.51%) OpenShift
5 6 (2.08%) Azure Machine Learning
6 5 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.39%) IaaS
8 3 (1.04%) PaaS
8 3 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.69%) Google Compute Engine
9 2 (0.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.69%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.35%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.38%) AMQP
2 7 (2.43%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.43%) SAN
3 4 (1.39%) HTTP
4 2 (0.69%) Network Security
5 1 (0.35%) SSL
5 1 (0.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (70.14%) Big Data
2 196 (68.06%) Hadoop
3 142 (49.31%) NoSQL
4 96 (33.33%) Apache Hive
5 82 (28.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 78 (27.08%) Relational Database
7 65 (22.57%) HBase
8 57 (19.79%) Redis
9 37 (12.85%) Data Warehouse
10 34 (11.81%) RDBMS
11 31 (10.76%) MySQL
12 30 (10.42%) MongoDB
13 24 (8.33%) Riak
14 22 (7.64%) Data Mining
14 22 (7.64%) Impala
15 20 (6.94%) SQL Server
16 19 (6.60%) PostgreSQL
17 16 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
18 10 (3.47%) BusinessObjects
19 7 (2.43%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 19 (6.60%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 10 (3.47%) PowerDesigner
4 8 (2.78%) Maven
5 5 (1.74%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (1.39%) JIRA
7 3 (1.04%) JUnit
7 3 (1.04%) Mockito
7 3 (1.04%) Gradle
8 2 (0.69%) RSpec
8 2 (0.69%) Subversion
General
1 83 (28.82%) Finance
2 64 (22.22%) Banking
3 41 (14.24%) Retail
4 39 (13.54%) Telecoms
5 34 (11.81%) Online Betting
6 13 (4.51%) Games
7 12 (4.17%) Advertising
8 7 (2.43%) Law
9 3 (1.04%) Front Office
9 3 (1.04%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.04%) Marketing
10 2 (0.69%) Legal
10 2 (0.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 207 (71.88%) Developer
2 151 (52.43%) Java Developer
3 87 (30.21%) Senior Developer
4 79 (27.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 32 (11.11%) Architect
6 26 (9.03%) Lead Developer
7 20 (6.94%) Hadoop Developer
8 19 (6.60%) Data Architect
9 15 (5.21%) Big Data Developer
9 15 (5.21%) Core Java Developer
10 14 (4.86%) Lead Java Developer
11 10 (3.47%) Big Data Architect
12 9 (3.13%) Scala Developer
12 9 (3.13%) C# Developer
13 8 (2.78%) Team Leader
14 5 (1.74%) Software Engineer
14 5 (1.74%) DevOps Engineer
15 4 (1.39%) C# .NET Developer
15 4 (1.39%) Senior C# Developer
15 4 (1.39%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (43.40%) Spring
2 109 (37.85%) REST
3 99 (34.38%) RabbitMQ
4 86 (29.86%) ActiveMQ
5 78 (27.08%) JDBC
5 78 (27.08%) XML
6 75 (26.04%) SOAP
7 64 (22.22%) XML-RPC
7 64 (22.22%) Java RMI
8 46 (15.97%) Akka
9 39 (13.54%) JMS
10 35 (12.15%) HTML
11 24 (8.33%) Grails
12 23 (7.99%) JSON
12 23 (7.99%) Web Services
13 20 (6.94%) Cascading
14 16 (5.56%) HTML5
15 15 (5.21%) .NET
15 15 (5.21%) CSS
16 14 (4.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 64 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 61 (21.18%) Grid Computing
3 60 (20.83%) Computer Science
4 35 (12.15%) Algorithms
5 34 (11.81%) Data Structures
6 17 (5.90%) Blog
7 15 (5.21%) Mathematics
8 13 (4.51%) Data Integration
9 11 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (2.43%) User Experience
12 6 (2.08%) Equities
12 6 (2.08%) Statistics
13 3 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (1.04%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
14 2 (0.69%) Physics
14 2 (0.69%) Artificial Intelligence
14 2 (0.69%) Clustering
14 2 (0.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 42 (14.58%) Linux
2 22 (7.64%) Windows
3 9 (3.13%) UNIX
4 4 (1.39%) Android
4 4 (1.39%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.35%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (57.99%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (34.38%) OO
3 79 (27.43%) TDD
3 79 (27.43%) Multithreading
4 73 (25.35%) Software Architecture
5 60 (20.83%) E-Commerce
6 57 (19.79%) MapReduce
7 49 (17.01%) Open Source
8 46 (15.97%) Mentoring
9 45 (15.63%) Software Delivery
10 43 (14.93%) Low Latency
11 40 (13.89%) BDD
11 40 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (11.81%) ETL
13 29 (10.07%) Software Engineering
13 29 (10.07%) Analytics
14 27 (9.38%) Data Modelling
15 18 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (6.25%) Data Architecture
16 16 (5.56%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 234 (81.25%) Java
2 112 (38.89%) SQL
3 105 (36.46%) Scala
4 96 (33.33%) Python
5 71 (24.65%) PL/SQL
6 44 (15.28%) Ruby
7 39 (13.54%) JavaScript
8 37 (12.85%) Clojure
9 32 (11.11%) Groovy
10 31 (10.76%) Perl
11 27 (9.38%) C#
11 27 (9.38%) C++
11 27 (9.38%) Bash Shell
12 25 (8.68%) Go
13 24 (8.33%) Erlang
14 18 (6.25%) C
15 12 (4.17%) R
16 5 (1.74%) HiveQL
16 5 (1.74%) PHP
17 4 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 62 (21.53%) Degree
2 6 (2.08%) PhD
3 2 (0.69%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 36 (12.50%) Docker
1 36 (12.50%) HDFS
2 8 (2.78%) Apache Flume
3 3 (1.04%) Varnish
3 3 (1.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.69%) Squid
5 1 (0.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 36 (12.50%) Puppet
1 36 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (5.90%) Mesos
2 17 (5.90%) Hadoop YARN
3 7 (2.43%) Salt
4 6 (2.08%) Ansible
5 5 (1.74%) Graphite
6 3 (1.04%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.04%) Oozie
7 2 (0.69%) Ambari
7 2 (0.69%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.69%) Nagios
8 1 (0.35%) logstash
8 1 (0.35%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 29 (10.07%) Oracle
2 14 (4.86%) Informatica
3 13 (4.51%) Tableau
4 12 (4.17%) Teradata
5 11 (3.82%) Google
6 9 (3.13%) Cognos
6 9 (3.13%) Ab Initio
7 6 (2.08%) Splunk
8 5 (1.74%) Talend
8 5 (1.74%) SAP
9 4 (1.39%) Netezza
9 4 (1.39%) Microsoft
9 4 (1.39%) Twitter
9 4 (1.39%) Vertica
9 4 (1.39%) Cloudera
10 3 (1.04%) StreamBase
10 3 (1.04%) Hortonworks
10 3 (1.04%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.69%) Terracotta
11 2 (0.69%) Adobe
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