The table below looks at the statistics for Kafka skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kafka over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Kafka
Rank 413 545 648
Rank change year-on-year
+132 +103
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 204 126 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.54% 0.29% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.33% 0.76% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 171 107 15
Median salary £80,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £87,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £56,250 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -29.68%
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
15368 16483 17284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.40% 37.32% 38.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13501 14103 14744
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Kafka
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Kafka as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

Kafka Salary Histogram in London

Kafka
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +45 23 £90,000 +5.88% 12
Canary Wharf - 3 £55,000 -
Kafka
England

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Kafka also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 298 (71.98%) Java
2 230 (55.56%) Hadoop
3 224 (54.11%) Apache Spark
4 217 (52.42%) Scala
5 210 (50.72%) Big Data
6 188 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
7 149 (35.99%) Apache Cassandra
8 144 (34.78%) Software Engineering
9 122 (29.47%) Python
10 116 (28.02%) NoSQL
11 109 (26.33%) Docker
12 107 (25.85%) Analytics
12 107 (25.85%) TDD
13 96 (23.19%) DevOps
14 90 (21.74%) Akka
15 85 (20.53%) Amazon AWS
16 80 (19.32%) Finance
17 76 (18.36%) Apache Hive
18 73 (17.63%) MongoDB
19 72 (17.39%) Microservices
19 72 (17.39%) SQL
20 71 (17.15%) BDD
21 63 (15.22%) Scrum
21 63 (15.22%) HDFS
22 57 (13.77%) JavaScript
23 56 (13.53%) Linux
23 56 (13.53%) Degree
24 55 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
24 55 (13.29%) OO
24 55 (13.29%) Low Latency

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 224 (54.11%) Apache Spark
2 51 (12.32%) Apache
3 45 (10.87%) Apache Pig
4 37 (8.94%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (3.38%) nginx
6 13 (3.14%) Apache Solr
7 11 (2.66%) Tomcat
8 10 (2.42%) Confluence
9 6 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (1.45%) Drupal
9 6 (1.45%) Lightstreamer
9 6 (1.45%) SAS
9 6 (1.45%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.48%) JBoss
10 2 (0.48%) WildFly
11 1 (0.24%) GemFire
11 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 85 (20.53%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (6.76%) GitHub
3 19 (4.59%) Amazon S3
4 16 (3.86%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (3.62%) Amazon EMR
5 15 (3.62%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.45%) iTunes
8 5 (1.21%) PaaS
9 3 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.72%) CloudFront
9 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (0.72%) Route 53
9 3 (0.72%) SaaS
10 2 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.24%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 38 (9.18%) HTTP
2 18 (4.35%) Internet
3 3 (0.72%) Kerberos
3 3 (0.72%) SSL
4 2 (0.48%) DNS
5 1 (0.24%) Broadband
5 1 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (55.56%) Hadoop
2 210 (50.72%) Big Data
3 149 (35.99%) Apache Cassandra
4 116 (28.02%) NoSQL
5 76 (18.36%) Apache Hive
6 73 (17.63%) MongoDB
7 46 (11.11%) Neo4j
8 44 (10.63%) Relational Database
9 40 (9.66%) HBase
10 39 (9.42%) PostgreSQL
11 37 (8.94%) Data Warehouse
12 29 (7.00%) MySQL
13 22 (5.31%) Voldemort
14 21 (5.07%) Amazon Redshift
15 20 (4.83%) RDBMS
15 20 (4.83%) Redis
16 17 (4.11%) SQL Server
17 12 (2.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 10 (2.42%) Pentaho
19 9 (2.17%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 43 (10.39%) Jenkins
2 35 (8.45%) Git (software)
3 21 (5.07%) JIRA
4 19 (4.59%) Maven
5 13 (3.14%) Vagrant
6 11 (2.66%) IntelliJ
6 11 (2.66%) Talend Open Studio
7 10 (2.42%) Subversion
8 9 (2.17%) gulp
8 9 (2.17%) JUnit
8 9 (2.17%) Mocha
9 7 (1.69%) Jasmine
9 7 (1.69%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.45%) NUnit
11 5 (1.21%) Eclipse
11 5 (1.21%) RSpec
12 3 (0.72%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.72%) RStudio
13 2 (0.48%) Mockito
13 2 (0.48%) SpecFlow
General
1 80 (19.32%) Finance
2 36 (8.70%) Games
3 21 (5.07%) Advertising
3 21 (5.07%) Retail
4 18 (4.35%) Marketing
5 16 (3.86%) Legal
6 11 (2.66%) Banking
7 9 (2.17%) Front Office
7 9 (2.17%) Online Betting
8 5 (1.21%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.97%) Law
9 4 (0.97%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.48%) iGaming
10 2 (0.48%) Publishing
11 1 (0.24%) Back Office
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) French Language
11 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 231 (55.80%) Developer
2 115 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 91 (21.98%) Scala Developer
4 68 (16.43%) Senior Developer
5 55 (13.29%) Java Scala Developer
6 51 (12.32%) Senior Java Developer
7 50 (12.08%) Architect
8 44 (10.63%) Data Engineer
9 40 (9.66%) Big Data Engineer
10 37 (8.94%) Big Data Architect
10 37 (8.94%) Data Architect
11 36 (8.70%) Java Engineer
12 34 (8.21%) Software Engineer
13 32 (7.73%) Senior Scala Developer
14 30 (7.25%) Hadoop Developer
15 28 (6.76%) Big Data Developer
15 28 (6.76%) Senior Java Scala Developer
16 26 (6.28%) Hadoop Architect
17 22 (5.31%) Java Software Engineer
18 20 (4.83%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (21.74%) Akka
2 52 (12.56%) REST
3 46 (11.11%) Spring
4 43 (10.39%) ActiveMQ
5 42 (10.14%) HTML
6 35 (8.45%) Node.js
7 32 (7.73%) RabbitMQ
8 31 (7.49%) CSS
9 29 (7.00%) .NET
9 29 (7.00%) AngularJS
10 24 (5.80%) HTML5
11 22 (5.31%) Hibernate
12 19 (4.59%) React
12 19 (4.59%) Samza
12 19 (4.59%) Web Services
13 17 (4.11%) J2EE
14 15 (3.62%) Middleware
14 15 (3.62%) RESTful
15 14 (3.38%) CSS3
15 14 (3.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (12.08%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (10.14%) Computer Science
3 25 (6.04%) Fintech
4 23 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 23 (5.56%) Data Structures
5 18 (4.35%) Algorithms
6 12 (2.90%) Hedge funds
6 12 (2.90%) Mathematics
7 11 (2.66%) Clustering
8 9 (2.17%) User Experience
9 7 (1.69%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (1.69%) Online Games
10 6 (1.45%) Physics
11 5 (1.21%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.97%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.72%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.72%) Social Network
13 3 (0.72%) Wiki
14 2 (0.48%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.48%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 56 (13.53%) Linux
2 24 (5.80%) Unix
3 15 (3.62%) Windows
4 6 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.97%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.24%) Android
6 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.24%) CentOS
6 1 (0.24%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.24%) Gentoo
6 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (34.78%) Software Engineering
3 107 (25.85%) Analytics
3 107 (25.85%) TDD
4 96 (23.19%) DevOps
5 72 (17.39%) Microservices
6 71 (17.15%) BDD
7 63 (15.22%) Scrum
8 55 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
8 55 (13.29%) Low Latency
8 55 (13.29%) OO
9 54 (13.04%) Open Source
10 47 (11.35%) MapReduce
11 43 (10.39%) Kanban
12 39 (9.42%) E-Commerce
13 35 (8.45%) Continuous Delivery
13 35 (8.45%) OOP
14 29 (7.00%) Machine Learning
15 28 (6.76%) ETL
15 28 (6.76%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 298 (71.98%) Java
2 217 (52.42%) Scala
3 122 (29.47%) Python
4 72 (17.39%) SQL
5 57 (13.77%) JavaScript
6 50 (12.08%) C#
7 38 (9.18%) Ruby
8 29 (7.00%) R
9 22 (5.31%) C++
9 22 (5.31%) PHP
10 21 (5.07%) Go
11 14 (3.38%) Clojure
12 11 (2.66%) Perl
13 7 (1.69%) Groovy
14 5 (1.21%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.21%) F#
15 4 (0.97%) Rust
16 3 (0.72%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.48%) C
17 2 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 56 (13.53%) Degree
2 28 (6.76%) PhD
3 2 (0.48%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.66%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 109 (26.33%) Docker
2 63 (15.22%) HDFS
3 43 (10.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 22 (5.31%) Apache Flume
5 8 (1.93%) Varnish
6 5 (1.21%) Squid
7 2 (0.48%) KVM
7 2 (0.48%) Snort
7 2 (0.48%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.48%) Xen
8 1 (0.24%) iptables
Systems Management
1 47 (11.35%) Puppet
2 33 (7.97%) Ansible
3 31 (7.49%) Hadoop YARN
4 28 (6.76%) Mesos
5 26 (6.28%) Opscode Chef
6 24 (5.80%) Kubernetes
7 13 (3.14%) Nagios
8 9 (2.17%) Graphite
9 7 (1.69%) Salt
9 7 (1.69%) Terraform
10 3 (0.72%) Ambari
10 3 (0.72%) Consul
10 3 (0.72%) Marathon
10 3 (0.72%) Oozie
11 2 (0.48%) Grafana
11 2 (0.48%) Kibana
11 2 (0.48%) logstash
11 2 (0.48%) OSSEC
11 2 (0.48%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.24%) Icinga
Vendors
1 27 (6.52%) Hortonworks
2 25 (6.04%) Oracle
3 24 (5.80%) Cloudera
4 18 (4.35%) Google
5 15 (3.62%) IBM
6 12 (2.90%) Informatica
7 11 (2.66%) Greenplum
7 11 (2.66%) Splunk
7 11 (2.66%) Talend
8 9 (2.17%) MuleSoft
9 7 (1.69%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.69%) Vertica
10 6 (1.45%) Adobe
10 6 (1.45%) Akamai
10 6 (1.45%) AppDynamics
10 6 (1.45%) Apple
10 6 (1.45%) Fiorano
10 6 (1.45%) MapR
11 5 (1.21%) F5
11 5 (1.21%) Terracotta
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Salary: £55000 - £64000 per annum + Bens
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Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £70000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
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Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits & bonus
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
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