The table below looks at the statistics for Kafka skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kafka over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Kafka
Rank 72 65 79
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 2 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.31% 1.41% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.81% 2.62% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 5
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -
Kafka
Surrey

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 Guildford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
247 343 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 38.12% 53.76% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 232 307 399
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Kafka
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Kafka Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Kafka
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Kafka Salary Trend in Guildford

Kafka
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 3 (100.00%) OpenStack Swift
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Business Development
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) OpenStack Swift
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Camel
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared