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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Kafka
Rank 598 628 640
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +12
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 21 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.046% 0.011% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.027% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 1
Average salary £60,000 £75,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -35.29%
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
16900 18285 19427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.14% 40.39% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14478 15824 17098
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 17 October 2014.

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 17 October 2014. 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 +5 3 £55,000 -30.15% 1
Kafka
England

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, 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 65 (91.55%) Java
1 65 (91.55%) Hadoop
2 63 (88.73%) Big Data
3 51 (71.83%) NoSQL
4 46 (64.79%) Python
5 44 (61.97%) MapReduce
5 44 (61.97%) Redis
6 43 (60.56%) Apache Hive
7 40 (56.34%) Data Warehouse
8 39 (54.93%) Bash Shell
8 39 (54.93%) Algorithms
9 37 (52.11%) MySQL
10 34 (47.89%) Open Source
11 32 (45.07%) Linux
12 31 (43.66%) Memcached
12 31 (43.66%) Couchbase
13 29 (40.85%) Data Structures
14 25 (35.21%) JMX
15 22 (30.99%) HBase
16 21 (29.58%) MongoDB
16 21 (29.58%) SQL
17 20 (28.17%) Apache Cassandra
18 18 (25.35%) HDFS
19 14 (19.72%) TDD
19 14 (19.72%) Scala
20 13 (18.31%) ActiveMQ
20 13 (18.31%) OO
20 13 (18.31%) Elasticsearch
21 12 (16.90%) BDD
21 12 (16.90%) Hadoop YARN

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, 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 13 (18.31%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (15.49%) Apache Spark
3 10 (14.08%) Apache Pig
4 5 (7.04%) SAS
5 4 (5.63%) nginx
5 4 (5.63%) Tornado
6 2 (2.82%) Apache
7 1 (1.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (91.55%) Hadoop
2 63 (88.73%) Big Data
3 51 (71.83%) NoSQL
4 44 (61.97%) Redis
5 43 (60.56%) Apache Hive
6 40 (56.34%) Data Warehouse
7 37 (52.11%) MySQL
8 31 (43.66%) Couchbase
9 22 (30.99%) HBase
10 21 (29.58%) MongoDB
11 20 (28.17%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (8.45%) Amazon Redshift
12 6 (8.45%) Impala
13 4 (5.63%) Neo4j
13 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
14 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (2.82%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.63%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.63%) JUnit
3 1 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (12.68%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Banking
3 3 (4.23%) Retail
3 3 (4.23%) Advertising
4 2 (2.82%) Publishing
4 2 (2.82%) Games
4 2 (2.82%) Marketing
4 2 (2.82%) Online Betting
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (33.80%) Developer
2 21 (29.58%) Java Developer
3 6 (8.45%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
4 5 (7.04%) Architect
4 5 (7.04%) Administrator
5 4 (5.63%) Consultant
5 4 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.63%) Data Architect
5 4 (5.63%) Data Consultant
5 4 (5.63%) Big Data Consultant
5 4 (5.63%) Big Data Architect
6 3 (4.23%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (4.23%) DBA
6 3 (4.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.82%) SQL DBA
7 2 (2.82%) Big Data Developer
8 1 (1.41%) Data Programmer
8 1 (1.41%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 1 (1.41%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (43.66%) Memcached
2 25 (35.21%) JMX
3 13 (18.31%) ActiveMQ
4 11 (15.49%) HTML
5 10 (14.08%) Apache Camel
6 9 (12.68%) HTML5
7 6 (8.45%) Cascading
8 5 (7.04%) REST
8 5 (7.04%) JDBC
8 5 (7.04%) SOAP
8 5 (7.04%) Web Services
8 5 (7.04%) XML
9 4 (5.63%) J2SE
9 4 (5.63%) Spring
9 4 (5.63%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (4.23%) XML-RPC
10 3 (4.23%) Java RMI
11 2 (2.82%) MDX
12 1 (1.41%) Ruby on Rails
12 1 (1.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 39 (54.93%) Algorithms
2 34 (47.89%) Open Source
3 29 (40.85%) Data Structures
4 10 (14.08%) Market Risk
5 6 (8.45%) Data Integration
6 4 (5.63%) Clustering
7 3 (4.23%) Client/Server
7 3 (4.23%) Grid Computing
7 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.82%) Replication
8 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (45.07%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) Windows
3 1 (1.41%) UNIX
3 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.41%) CentOS
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (61.97%) MapReduce
2 14 (19.72%) TDD
3 13 (18.31%) OO
4 12 (16.90%) BDD
5 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.86%) Risk Management
7 6 (8.45%) Complex Event Processing
7 6 (8.45%) Machine Learning
8 5 (7.04%) CQRS
8 5 (7.04%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.63%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.63%) DevOps
9 4 (5.63%) Functional Programming
10 3 (4.23%) Software Architecture
10 3 (4.23%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.23%) Scrum
11 2 (2.82%) Pair Programming
11 2 (2.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (2.82%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 65 (91.55%) Java
2 46 (64.79%) Python
3 39 (54.93%) Bash Shell
4 21 (29.58%) SQL
5 14 (19.72%) Scala
6 12 (16.90%) PL/SQL
7 7 (9.86%) C++
8 5 (7.04%) Perl
8 5 (7.04%) Ruby
9 4 (5.63%) C
9 4 (5.63%) C#
9 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.23%) PHP
11 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.41%) Groovy
12 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.41%) F#
12 1 (1.41%) Clojure
12 1 (1.41%) Pig Latin
12 1 (1.41%) Golang
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (25.35%) HDFS
2 4 (5.63%) Apache Flume
3 2 (2.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (16.90%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (5.63%) Puppet
2 4 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.63%) Ansible
3 2 (2.82%) Nagios
4 1 (1.41%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.41%) Ambari
4 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.41%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (7.04%) Informatica
2 4 (5.63%) Cognos
2 4 (5.63%) Ab Initio
2 4 (5.63%) Teradata
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.41%) HP
4 1 (1.41%) Sony
4 1 (1.41%) Splunk
4 1 (1.41%) Tableau
4 1 (1.41%) Talend
4 1 (1.41%) Birst
4 1 (1.41%) JBoss
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