The table below looks at the statistics for Kafka skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kafka over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Kafka
Rank 538 614 621
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +7
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 70 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.002% 0.015%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.006% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 66 0 7
Average salary £60,000 - £75,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £67,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 - £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.51%
Kafka
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14698 17460 18990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 35.57% 40.84% 41.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12576 14525 16762
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Kafka
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Kafka Jobs Demand Trend in London

Kafka
Salary Trend in London

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

Kafka Salary Trend in London

Kafka
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Kafka across the London region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Kafka Salary Histogram in London

Kafka
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the London region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
City of London 0 4 £82,500 -
Kafka
England

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 88 (89.80%) Big Data
2 79 (80.61%) Java
3 71 (72.45%) Hadoop
4 58 (59.18%) NoSQL
5 46 (46.94%) HDFS
6 45 (45.92%) SQL
7 44 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (41.84%) Apache Pig
9 40 (40.82%) Finance
10 37 (37.76%) Banking
11 33 (33.67%) Apache Hive
12 32 (32.65%) MapReduce
12 32 (32.65%) Apache Cassandra
13 28 (28.57%) MongoDB
13 28 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
13 28 (28.57%) HBase
13 28 (28.57%) Spring
13 28 (28.57%) OO
14 27 (27.55%) REST
15 26 (26.53%) Software Architecture
15 26 (26.53%) Linux
15 26 (26.53%) E-Commerce
16 25 (25.51%) PL/SQL
16 25 (25.51%) ActiveMQ
16 25 (25.51%) Multithreading
17 24 (24.49%) Bash Shell
18 23 (23.47%) RabbitMQ
18 23 (23.47%) Scala
18 23 (23.47%) XML-RPC
18 23 (23.47%) Grid Computing

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 41 (41.84%) Apache Pig
2 28 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (17.35%) Apache Spark
4 15 (15.31%) SAS
5 2 (2.04%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) GitHub
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) LDAP
1 4 (4.08%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (89.80%) Big Data
2 71 (72.45%) Hadoop
3 58 (59.18%) NoSQL
4 33 (33.67%) Apache Hive
5 32 (32.65%) Apache Cassandra
6 28 (28.57%) HBase
6 28 (28.57%) MongoDB
7 23 (23.47%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (20.41%) Impala
9 18 (18.37%) SQL Server
9 18 (18.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (17.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (17.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (17.35%) VLDB
10 17 (17.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 17 (17.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (17.35%) Sqoop
11 9 (9.18%) Redis
12 7 (7.14%) MySQL
13 5 (5.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.08%) Subversion
3 3 (3.06%) Maven
4 2 (2.04%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.04%) JUnit
5 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.02%) JIRA
General
1 40 (40.82%) Finance
2 37 (37.76%) Banking
3 22 (22.45%) Retail
3 22 (22.45%) Telecoms
3 22 (22.45%) Online Betting
4 18 (18.37%) Marketing
4 18 (18.37%) Advertising
5 1 (1.02%) Games
Job Titles
1 52 (53.06%) Developer
2 43 (43.88%) Java Developer
3 17 (17.35%) Senior Developer
3 17 (17.35%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (11.22%) Senior DBA
5 9 (9.18%) DBA
6 8 (8.16%) Administrator
6 8 (8.16%) Hadoop Developer
7 7 (7.14%) Architect
8 6 (6.12%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.10%) SQL DBA
10 4 (4.08%) Big Data Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Data Architect
10 4 (4.08%) Data Administrator
10 4 (4.08%) Senior SQL DBA
11 3 (3.06%) Database Engineer
11 3 (3.06%) Senior Database Engineer
11 3 (3.06%) Hadoop Administrator
12 2 (2.04%) Technical Director
12 2 (2.04%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.57%) Spring
2 27 (27.55%) REST
3 25 (25.51%) ActiveMQ
4 23 (23.47%) XML-RPC
4 23 (23.47%) JDBC
4 23 (23.47%) SOAP
4 23 (23.47%) XML
4 23 (23.47%) Java RMI
4 23 (23.47%) RabbitMQ
5 19 (19.39%) Cascading
6 4 (4.08%) JSON
7 3 (3.06%) HTML
8 2 (2.04%) J2SE
8 2 (2.04%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.04%) JMX
8 2 (2.04%) Apache Camel
8 2 (2.04%) HTML5
8 2 (2.04%) Memcached
9 1 (1.02%) Akka
9 1 (1.02%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.47%) Grid Computing
1 23 (23.47%) Client/Server
2 21 (21.43%) Replication
3 18 (18.37%) Data Integration
4 16 (16.33%) Open Source
5 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.08%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.08%) Clustering
7 3 (3.06%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.04%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.04%) Market Risk
9 1 (1.02%) BBC
9 1 (1.02%) Statistics
9 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.02%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.53%) Linux
2 3 (3.06%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.02%) Android
3 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (32.65%) MapReduce
3 28 (28.57%) OO
4 26 (26.53%) E-Commerce
4 26 (26.53%) Software Architecture
5 25 (25.51%) Multithreading
6 17 (17.35%) Change Data Capture
6 17 (17.35%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (12.24%) Mentoring
8 11 (11.22%) Analytics
9 10 (10.20%) Software Engineering
9 10 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (10.20%) Scrum
10 8 (8.16%) Low Latency
11 7 (7.14%) TDD
11 7 (7.14%) ETL
12 4 (4.08%) Data Modelling
12 4 (4.08%) Configuration Management
12 4 (4.08%) Statistical Analysis
12 4 (4.08%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 79 (80.61%) Java
2 45 (45.92%) SQL
3 25 (25.51%) PL/SQL
4 24 (24.49%) Bash Shell
5 23 (23.47%) Scala
6 17 (17.35%) T-SQL
7 16 (16.33%) C
7 16 (16.33%) C++
8 13 (13.27%) Python
9 6 (6.12%) JavaScript
10 5 (5.10%) Ruby
11 4 (4.08%) PHP
12 2 (2.04%) Clojure
12 2 (2.04%) Perl
13 1 (1.02%) Haskell
13 1 (1.02%) Groovy
13 1 (1.02%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 46 (46.94%) HDFS
2 17 (17.35%) Apache Flume
3 7 (7.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (16.33%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (4.08%) OpenView
2 4 (4.08%) Nagios
2 4 (4.08%) ZABBIX
2 4 (4.08%) Cacti
2 4 (4.08%) Munin
2 4 (4.08%) Puppet
2 4 (4.08%) Ambari
2 4 (4.08%) Oozie
3 1 (1.02%) Mesos
Vendors
1 20 (20.41%) HP
2 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.33%) Sony
3 15 (15.31%) Ab Initio
3 15 (15.31%) Informatica
4 14 (14.29%) Teradata
4 14 (14.29%) Cognos
5 5 (5.10%) Oracle
6 4 (4.08%) Cisco
6 4 (4.08%) NetApp
6 4 (4.08%) Splunk
6 4 (4.08%) Vertica
6 4 (4.08%) Hortonworks
6 4 (4.08%) AppDynamics
7 2 (2.04%) DoubleClick
8 1 (1.02%) Google
8 1 (1.02%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.02%) Tableau
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