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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Kafka
Rank 65 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 14 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.01% 0.79% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.70% 1.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 0
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £57,500 £85,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% -32.35%
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
378 472 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 54.39% 52.97% 50.37%
Number of salaries quoted 339 413 318
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Kafka across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Kafka Salary Histogram in Guildford

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 27 (100.00%) Java
1 27 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 26 (96.30%) Apache Accumulo
3 20 (74.07%) Spring
4 18 (66.67%) SQL
5 17 (62.96%) Web Services
6 16 (59.26%) SOAP
6 16 (59.26%) Swing
6 16 (59.26%) WSDL
6 16 (59.26%) REST
6 16 (59.26%) Big Data
7 15 (55.56%) JDBC
7 15 (55.56%) XML
7 15 (55.56%) Scrum
8 14 (51.85%) XSD
9 13 (48.15%) Data Security
9 13 (48.15%) Software Engineering
9 13 (48.15%) Cyber Security
10 12 (44.44%) Open Source
11 10 (37.04%) J2EE
12 9 (33.33%) Eclipse
12 9 (33.33%) Maven
12 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (25.93%) JBoss
14 6 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (18.52%) HTML
15 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
15 5 (18.52%) CSS
15 5 (18.52%) J2SE
15 5 (18.52%) Hibernate

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 6 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 26 (96.30%) Apache Accumulo
3 16 (59.26%) Big Data
4 4 (14.81%) MySQL
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 9 (33.33%) Maven
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
1 20 (74.07%) Java Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Designer
5 1 (3.70%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) Spring
2 17 (62.96%) Web Services
3 16 (59.26%) Swing
3 16 (59.26%) WSDL
3 16 (59.26%) REST
3 16 (59.26%) SOAP
4 15 (55.56%) XML
4 15 (55.56%) JDBC
5 14 (51.85%) XSD
6 10 (37.04%) J2EE
7 5 (18.52%) CSS
7 5 (18.52%) HTML
7 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
7 5 (18.52%) J2SE
8 4 (14.81%) Lucene
8 4 (14.81%) Django
8 4 (14.81%) jQuery
8 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.70%) Spring Integration
9 1 (3.70%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) MVS
2 3 (11.11%) UNIX
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Scrum
2 13 (48.15%) Data Security
2 13 (48.15%) Software Engineering
2 13 (48.15%) Cyber Security
3 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (7.41%) Product Management
7 2 (7.41%) Analytics
8 1 (3.70%) MVC
8 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (11.11%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Puppet
1 3 (11.11%) Ambari
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) JBoss
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle