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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Kafka
Rank 440 533 659
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +126
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 210 128 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.29% 0.083%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.30% 0.76% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 196 114 40
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £87,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
16120 16737 19513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.29% 37.89% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14239 14426 16826
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,975 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 June 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 June 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 +71 25 £60,000 -14.28% 3
Kafka
England

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 287 (70.69%) Java
2 247 (60.84%) Hadoop
3 237 (58.37%) Apache Spark
4 205 (50.49%) Big Data
5 178 (43.84%) Scala
6 160 (39.41%) Agile Software Development
7 139 (34.24%) Python
8 136 (33.50%) Software Engineering
9 132 (32.51%) Apache Cassandra
10 117 (28.82%) Docker
11 112 (27.59%) NoSQL
12 106 (26.11%) Analytics
13 98 (24.14%) DevOps
14 95 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
15 87 (21.43%) Apache Hive
16 79 (19.46%) Open Source
17 75 (18.47%) Degree
18 74 (18.23%) SQL
19 73 (17.98%) MongoDB
20 71 (17.49%) Low Latency
21 70 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
22 68 (16.75%) Linux
22 68 (16.75%) Finance
23 65 (16.01%) TDD
24 62 (15.27%) Microservices
25 60 (14.78%) Apache
26 59 (14.53%) HDFS
27 57 (14.04%) Akka
27 57 (14.04%) Puppet
27 57 (14.04%) Apache ZooKeeper

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
1 237 (58.37%) Apache Spark
2 60 (14.78%) Apache
3 51 (12.56%) Elasticsearch
4 47 (11.58%) Apache Pig
5 16 (3.94%) Tomcat
6 15 (3.69%) nginx
7 12 (2.96%) Apache Solr
8 11 (2.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 11 (2.71%) Drupal
8 11 (2.71%) Lightstreamer
8 11 (2.71%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.23%) Confluence
9 5 (1.23%) JBoss
9 5 (1.23%) SAS
10 4 (0.99%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.99%) WildFly
11 1 (0.25%) GemFire
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 95 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.43%) GitHub
3 16 (3.94%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (2.71%) Amazon EMR
4 11 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (2.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.97%) Amazon S3
7 7 (1.72%) Amazon ELB
7 7 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.72%) PaaS
7 7 (1.72%) Route 53
8 4 (0.99%) SaaS
9 3 (0.74%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.25%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.25%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.67%) HTTP
2 11 (2.71%) Internet
3 6 (1.48%) DNS
4 2 (0.49%) VoIP
5 1 (0.25%) Broadband
5 1 (0.25%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (60.84%) Hadoop
2 205 (50.49%) Big Data
3 132 (32.51%) Apache Cassandra
4 112 (27.59%) NoSQL
5 87 (21.43%) Apache Hive
6 73 (17.98%) MongoDB
7 52 (12.81%) Neo4j
8 51 (12.56%) HBase
9 42 (10.34%) MySQL
10 35 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
11 33 (8.13%) Relational Database
12 26 (6.40%) Redis
13 22 (5.42%) Amazon Redshift
14 20 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
14 20 (4.93%) RDBMS
15 17 (4.19%) Pentaho
16 13 (3.20%) HAWQ
16 13 (3.20%) Spark SQL
17 12 (2.96%) Impala
17 12 (2.96%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 42 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 26 (6.40%) Git (software)
3 17 (4.19%) JIRA
3 17 (4.19%) Talend Open Studio
4 15 (3.69%) Maven
5 12 (2.96%) NUnit
5 12 (2.96%) TeamCity
5 12 (2.96%) Vagrant
6 8 (1.97%) JUnit
6 8 (1.97%) RSpec
7 7 (1.72%) Subversion
8 6 (1.48%) gulp
8 6 (1.48%) Mocha
9 4 (0.99%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.99%) IntelliJ
9 4 (0.99%) Mockito
10 3 (0.74%) RStudio
11 2 (0.49%) TestNG
12 1 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 68 (16.75%) Finance
2 33 (8.13%) Banking
2 33 (8.13%) Marketing
3 32 (7.88%) Games
4 24 (5.91%) Retail
5 23 (5.67%) Telecoms
6 17 (4.19%) Advertising
7 9 (2.22%) Law
7 9 (2.22%) Online Betting
8 7 (1.72%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.23%) Electronics
9 5 (1.23%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.23%) Legal
10 2 (0.49%) iGaming
10 2 (0.49%) Publishing
11 1 (0.25%) French Language
11 1 (0.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 209 (51.48%) Developer
2 121 (29.80%) Java Developer
3 59 (14.53%) Scala Developer
4 54 (13.30%) Data Engineer
5 48 (11.82%) Architect
5 48 (11.82%) Big Data Engineer
6 47 (11.58%) Big Data Developer
7 42 (10.34%) Senior Developer
8 34 (8.37%) Java Engineer
9 33 (8.13%) Senior Java Developer
10 32 (7.88%) DevOps Engineer
11 31 (7.64%) Java Scala Developer
12 29 (7.14%) Hadoop Developer
13 25 (6.16%) Software Engineer
14 24 (5.91%) Hadoop Engineer
15 23 (5.67%) Data Architect
15 23 (5.67%) Java Architect
16 22 (5.42%) Big Data Architect
17 21 (5.17%) Java Hadoop Developer
18 18 (4.43%) Hadoop Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (14.04%) Akka
2 53 (13.05%) ActiveMQ
3 44 (10.84%) REST
4 35 (8.62%) HTML
4 35 (8.62%) Spring
5 31 (7.64%) RabbitMQ
6 29 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 28 (6.90%) .NET
8 27 (6.65%) XML
9 25 (6.16%) CSS
9 25 (6.16%) Node.js
10 24 (5.91%) Web Services
11 23 (5.67%) HTML5
12 22 (5.42%) Middleware
13 18 (4.43%) CSS3
13 18 (4.43%) J2SE
13 18 (4.43%) SOAP
14 17 (4.19%) Dropwizard
15 16 (3.94%) jQuery
16 15 (3.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 70 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (13.30%) Computer Science
3 29 (7.14%) Fintech
4 28 (6.90%) Mathematics
5 19 (4.68%) Data Centre
6 18 (4.43%) Algorithms
7 17 (4.19%) Physics
8 11 (2.71%) Statistics
9 9 (2.22%) Artificial Intelligence
9 9 (2.22%) Client/Server
9 9 (2.22%) Grid Computing
10 7 (1.72%) Clustering
10 7 (1.72%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.48%) Social Network
11 6 (1.48%) Visualisation
12 5 (1.23%) Cloud Native
12 5 (1.23%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.23%) Replication
13 4 (0.99%) Internet of Things
13 4 (0.99%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 68 (16.75%) Linux
2 22 (5.42%) Unix
3 10 (2.46%) Ubuntu
3 10 (2.46%) Windows
4 7 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.23%) Android
5 5 (1.23%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.99%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.49%) CentOS
8 1 (0.25%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.25%) Debian
8 1 (0.25%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (39.41%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (33.50%) Software Engineering
3 106 (26.11%) Analytics
4 98 (24.14%) DevOps
5 79 (19.46%) Open Source
6 71 (17.49%) Low Latency
7 65 (16.01%) TDD
8 62 (15.27%) Microservices
9 57 (14.04%) OO
10 54 (13.30%) Multithreading
10 54 (13.30%) Scrum
11 46 (11.33%) Continuous Delivery
12 45 (11.08%) Continuous Integration
13 41 (10.10%) Machine Learning
14 37 (9.11%) Kanban
14 37 (9.11%) MapReduce
15 36 (8.87%) E-Commerce
16 35 (8.62%) ETL
16 35 (8.62%) Mentoring
17 27 (6.65%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 287 (70.69%) Java
2 178 (43.84%) Scala
3 139 (34.24%) Python
4 74 (18.23%) SQL
5 55 (13.55%) Ruby
6 52 (12.81%) JavaScript
7 37 (9.11%) C#
8 30 (7.39%) R
9 26 (6.40%) PHP
10 23 (5.67%) Clojure
11 22 (5.42%) C++
12 19 (4.68%) Perl
13 11 (2.71%) Go
14 9 (2.22%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.23%) C
15 5 (1.23%) ClojureScript
16 3 (0.74%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.74%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.49%) Groovy
17 2 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 75 (18.47%) Degree
2 32 (7.88%) PhD
3 4 (0.99%) DV Cleared
3 4 (0.99%) SC Cleared
3 4 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.20%) QA
2 3 (0.74%) SLA
3 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 117 (28.82%) Docker
2 59 (14.53%) HDFS
3 57 (14.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 39 (9.61%) Apache Flume
5 11 (2.71%) Varnish
6 8 (1.97%) Squid
7 6 (1.48%) Snort
8 5 (1.23%) KVM
8 5 (1.23%) Xen
9 4 (0.99%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.25%) iptables
11 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 57 (14.04%) Puppet
2 36 (8.87%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (7.88%) Ansible
4 27 (6.65%) Mesos
5 25 (6.16%) Hadoop YARN
6 22 (5.42%) Kubernetes
7 20 (4.93%) Nagios
8 9 (2.22%) Salt
9 7 (1.72%) Oozie
10 6 (1.48%) Consul
10 6 (1.48%) Marathon
10 6 (1.48%) OSSEC
11 5 (1.23%) logstash
12 4 (0.99%) Ambari
12 4 (0.99%) Terraform
13 2 (0.49%) Kibana
14 1 (0.25%) collectd
14 1 (0.25%) Icinga
Vendors
1 31 (7.64%) Oracle
2 29 (7.14%) Cloudera
2 29 (7.14%) Hortonworks
3 22 (5.42%) IBM
4 20 (4.93%) Informatica
5 19 (4.68%) Greenplum
6 17 (4.19%) Talend
7 15 (3.69%) Microsoft
8 13 (3.20%) AppDynamics
8 13 (3.20%) Vertica
9 11 (2.71%) Adobe
9 11 (2.71%) Akamai
9 11 (2.71%) Fiorano
9 11 (2.71%) Google
9 11 (2.71%) MuleSoft
9 11 (2.71%) Red Hat
9 11 (2.71%) Splunk
10 8 (1.97%) F5
10 8 (1.97%) SAP
10 8 (1.97%) Sony
London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £140k + equity + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
North West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
ISL
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum +10% annual bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Energon People
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefit and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £58000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95,000 to £140,000 + equity + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £140k + equity + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Apple
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Apple
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70,000 to £85,000 + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £100,000 + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago