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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Kafka
Rank 489 618 607
Rank change year-on-year
+129 -11
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 128 42 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.085% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 0.21% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 113 39 6
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £56,250
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -
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
16427 19788 17614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.57% 39.85% 40.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14054 16970 15193
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +39 13 £65,000 - 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £60,000 -
Kafka
England

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 163 (87.17%) Java
2 130 (69.52%) Big Data
3 124 (66.31%) Hadoop
4 113 (60.43%) NoSQL
5 109 (58.29%) Spring
6 106 (56.68%) Agile Software Development
7 84 (44.92%) REST
8 80 (42.78%) RabbitMQ
9 75 (40.11%) Elasticsearch
10 73 (39.04%) SQL
10 73 (39.04%) JDBC
11 72 (38.50%) Finance
12 71 (37.97%) OO
13 69 (36.90%) XML
14 66 (35.29%) Apache Spark
15 65 (34.76%) ActiveMQ
15 65 (34.76%) Software Architecture
16 63 (33.69%) SOAP
17 62 (33.16%) Scala
17 62 (33.16%) Multithreading
18 61 (32.62%) Apache Cassandra
19 55 (29.41%) E-Commerce
20 53 (28.34%) PL/SQL
20 53 (28.34%) Degree
21 52 (27.81%) XML-RPC
21 52 (27.81%) Client/Server
21 52 (27.81%) Java RMI
21 52 (27.81%) Apache Hive
22 50 (26.74%) Python
23 49 (26.20%) Grid Computing

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 75 (40.11%) Elasticsearch
2 66 (35.29%) Apache Spark
3 27 (14.44%) Apache Pig
4 20 (10.70%) Apache Solr
4 20 (10.70%) Cloud Foundry
5 15 (8.02%) MQSeries
6 13 (6.95%) SAS
7 5 (2.67%) Apache
7 5 (2.67%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.60%) nginx
8 3 (1.60%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (1.07%) Lightstreamer
9 2 (1.07%) Drupal
9 2 (1.07%) GemFire
9 2 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (1.07%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.23%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.21%) OpenShift
2 6 (3.21%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.07%) PaaS
4 2 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.30%) AMQP
2 2 (1.07%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (69.52%) Big Data
2 124 (66.31%) Hadoop
3 113 (60.43%) NoSQL
4 61 (32.62%) Apache Cassandra
5 52 (27.81%) Apache Hive
6 44 (23.53%) Relational Database
7 29 (15.51%) Redis
8 25 (13.37%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (10.70%) Riak
9 20 (10.70%) HBase
9 20 (10.70%) MySQL
10 19 (10.16%) MongoDB
11 15 (8.02%) Impala
12 12 (6.42%) SQL Server
13 11 (5.88%) RDBMS
14 6 (3.21%) SAP Data Services
14 6 (3.21%) Sqoop
14 6 (3.21%) PowerCenter
14 6 (3.21%) Data Mining
15 4 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (4.81%) Maven
2 8 (4.28%) PowerDesigner
3 7 (3.74%) JUnit
4 6 (3.21%) Gradle
4 6 (3.21%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (3.21%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.14%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.60%) Mockito
7 2 (1.07%) RSpec
7 2 (1.07%) Subversion
8 1 (0.53%) JIRA
General
1 72 (38.50%) Finance
2 44 (23.53%) Banking
3 33 (17.65%) Retail
3 33 (17.65%) Telecoms
4 32 (17.11%) Online Betting
5 10 (5.35%) Games
6 6 (3.21%) Front Office
7 5 (2.67%) Advertising
8 2 (1.07%) Marketing
8 2 (1.07%) Publishing
9 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 136 (72.73%) Developer
2 112 (59.89%) Java Developer
3 60 (32.09%) Senior Developer
4 59 (31.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 22 (11.76%) Core Java Developer
6 15 (8.02%) Lead Developer
7 14 (7.49%) Big Data Developer
8 13 (6.95%) Hadoop Developer
9 12 (6.42%) Architect
10 11 (5.88%) Data Architect
11 7 (3.74%) Lead Java Developer
12 5 (2.67%) C# Developer
12 5 (2.67%) C# .NET Developer
13 3 (1.60%) Consultant
13 3 (1.60%) Software Engineer
13 3 (1.60%) Big Data Architect
14 2 (1.07%) Technical Director
14 2 (1.07%) Real Time Software Engineer
14 2 (1.07%) Real Time Engineer
14 2 (1.07%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (58.29%) Spring
2 84 (44.92%) REST
3 80 (42.78%) RabbitMQ
4 73 (39.04%) JDBC
5 69 (36.90%) XML
6 65 (34.76%) ActiveMQ
7 63 (33.69%) SOAP
8 52 (27.81%) XML-RPC
8 52 (27.81%) Java RMI
9 35 (18.72%) JMS
9 35 (18.72%) Akka
10 27 (14.44%) JSON
11 20 (10.70%) Grails
12 15 (8.02%) Java EE
13 14 (7.49%) Cascading
14 13 (6.95%) Web Services
15 12 (6.42%) HTML
16 11 (5.88%) HTML5
17 10 (5.35%) CSS
18 7 (3.74%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 52 (27.81%) Client/Server
2 49 (26.20%) Grid Computing
3 36 (19.25%) Computer Science
4 21 (11.23%) Data Structures
5 14 (7.49%) Algorithms
6 13 (6.95%) Data Integration
7 9 (4.81%) Blog
8 7 (3.74%) Mathematics
8 7 (3.74%) Equities
9 6 (3.21%) User Experience
9 6 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (3.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (2.14%) Physics
11 3 (1.60%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (1.07%) PMI
13 1 (0.53%) Clustering
13 1 (0.53%) BBC
13 1 (0.53%) Statistics
13 1 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.02%) Linux
2 10 (5.35%) Windows
3 2 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.07%) UNIX
4 1 (0.53%) CoreOS
4 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (56.68%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (37.97%) OO
3 65 (34.76%) Software Architecture
4 62 (33.16%) Multithreading
5 55 (29.41%) E-Commerce
6 43 (22.99%) Software Delivery
7 37 (19.79%) Mentoring
8 36 (19.25%) Low Latency
8 36 (19.25%) TDD
9 34 (18.18%) Open Source
10 33 (17.65%) MapReduce
11 31 (16.58%) Software Engineering
12 27 (14.44%) ETL
13 21 (11.23%) Data Modelling
14 18 (9.63%) BDD
15 17 (9.09%) Analytics
16 15 (8.02%) SOA
17 12 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
18 11 (5.88%) Data Management
19 10 (5.35%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 163 (87.17%) Java
2 73 (39.04%) SQL
3 62 (33.16%) Scala
4 53 (28.34%) PL/SQL
5 50 (26.74%) Python
6 33 (17.65%) Clojure
7 30 (16.04%) Groovy
8 22 (11.76%) Ruby
9 20 (10.70%) Bash Shell
9 20 (10.70%) Erlang
9 20 (10.70%) Go
10 19 (10.16%) C
11 15 (8.02%) JavaScript
12 14 (7.49%) C++
13 11 (5.88%) Perl
14 9 (4.81%) C#
15 6 (3.21%) HiveQL
16 3 (1.60%) Haskell
17 2 (1.07%) F#
18 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 53 (28.34%) Degree
2 2 (1.07%) PhD
2 2 (1.07%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 22 (11.76%) Docker
2 16 (8.56%) HDFS
3 6 (3.21%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.60%) Varnish
5 2 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (1.07%) Squid
Systems Management
1 25 (13.37%) Puppet
2 23 (12.30%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.74%) Mesos
4 5 (2.67%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (1.60%) Salt
5 3 (1.60%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.07%) Ansible
6 2 (1.07%) Check_MK
6 2 (1.07%) Nagios
7 1 (0.53%) Graphite
7 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 18 (9.63%) Informatica
2 15 (8.02%) Oracle
3 12 (6.42%) Cognos
3 12 (6.42%) Ab Initio
3 12 (6.42%) Teradata
4 8 (4.28%) Tableau
4 8 (4.28%) Business Objects
5 6 (3.21%) StreamBase
5 6 (3.21%) Talend
5 6 (3.21%) SAP
5 6 (3.21%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.60%) Google
7 2 (1.07%) Terracotta
7 2 (1.07%) Akamai
7 2 (1.07%) F5
7 2 (1.07%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.07%) Adobe
7 2 (1.07%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.53%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.53%) DoubleClick
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent bonus etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum 20% Bonus
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Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £65,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago