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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Kafka
Rank 435 556 667
Rank change year-on-year
+121 +111
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 229 107 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.54% 0.24% 0.053%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 0.64% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 221 90 20
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £82,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
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
16861 16604 19770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 39.90% 37.14% 40.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14782 14112 16725
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(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 +64 27 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Kafka
England

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 259 (67.62%) Java
2 238 (62.14%) Hadoop
3 224 (58.49%) Apache Spark
4 183 (47.78%) Big Data
5 159 (41.51%) Scala
6 150 (39.16%) Agile Software Development
7 148 (38.64%) Python
8 113 (29.50%) Apache Cassandra
9 103 (26.89%) NoSQL
10 98 (25.59%) Software Engineering
11 94 (24.54%) DevOps
12 90 (23.50%) Analytics
13 82 (21.41%) Open Source
14 81 (21.15%) Docker
15 78 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
15 78 (20.37%) Apache Hive
16 76 (19.84%) Linux
17 72 (18.80%) SQL
18 70 (18.28%) Degree
19 69 (18.02%) MongoDB
20 65 (16.97%) Finance
21 63 (16.45%) Ruby
22 58 (15.14%) TDD
22 58 (15.14%) Elasticsearch
23 57 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
24 56 (14.62%) Computer Science
25 55 (14.36%) JavaScript
25 55 (14.36%) OO
26 54 (14.10%) HBase
26 54 (14.10%) Multithreading

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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
1 224 (58.49%) Apache Spark
2 58 (15.14%) Elasticsearch
3 48 (12.53%) Apache
4 34 (8.88%) Apache Pig
5 33 (8.62%) Node.js
6 14 (3.66%) Tomcat
7 12 (3.13%) nginx
8 11 (2.87%) Apache Solr
8 11 (2.87%) Confluence
8 11 (2.87%) Drupal
9 10 (2.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 10 (2.61%) Lightstreamer
9 10 (2.61%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.57%) JBoss
10 6 (1.57%) SAS
11 5 (1.31%) OpenStack
12 4 (1.04%) WildFly
13 1 (0.26%) GemFire
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.26%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 7 (1.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.26%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 78 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.35%) GitHub
5 8 (2.09%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.83%) Amazon ELB
6 7 (1.83%) Amazon EMR
6 7 (1.83%) Google Analytics
6 7 (1.83%) Route 53
6 7 (1.83%) SaaS
7 6 (1.57%) PaaS
8 3 (0.78%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.52%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.26%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.87%) Internet
2 8 (2.09%) HTTP
3 6 (1.57%) DNS
4 3 (0.78%) SSH
5 2 (0.52%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.52%) VoIP
6 1 (0.26%) Broadband
6 1 (0.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (62.14%) Hadoop
2 183 (47.78%) Big Data
3 113 (29.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 103 (26.89%) NoSQL
5 78 (20.37%) Apache Hive
6 69 (18.02%) MongoDB
7 54 (14.10%) HBase
8 48 (12.53%) MySQL
9 42 (10.97%) PostgreSQL
10 33 (8.62%) Neo4j
11 32 (8.36%) Relational Database
12 27 (7.05%) Redis
13 24 (6.27%) Data Warehouse
14 20 (5.22%) Amazon Redshift
14 20 (5.22%) RDBMS
15 15 (3.92%) Impala
15 15 (3.92%) Pentaho
16 10 (2.61%) Aerospike
16 10 (2.61%) Sqoop
17 9 (2.35%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 33 (8.62%) Jenkins
2 31 (8.09%) Git (software)
3 16 (4.18%) JIRA
4 15 (3.92%) Subversion
5 14 (3.66%) Maven
5 14 (3.66%) Talend Open Studio
6 11 (2.87%) Vagrant
7 10 (2.61%) NUnit
7 10 (2.61%) TeamCity
8 9 (2.35%) JUnit
8 9 (2.35%) Mockito
9 7 (1.83%) RSpec
10 6 (1.57%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.57%) IntelliJ
10 6 (1.57%) Liquibase
11 4 (1.04%) PowerDesigner
12 3 (0.78%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.52%) RStudio
13 2 (0.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 65 (16.97%) Finance
2 31 (8.09%) Marketing
3 30 (7.83%) Banking
4 23 (6.01%) Telecoms
5 22 (5.74%) Games
6 20 (5.22%) Retail
7 16 (4.18%) Advertising
8 9 (2.35%) Law
8 9 (2.35%) Online Betting
9 7 (1.83%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.31%) Electronics
11 4 (1.04%) Legal
12 3 (0.78%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.78%) Publishing
13 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.26%) Front Office
13 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 191 (49.87%) Developer
2 111 (28.98%) Java Developer
3 53 (13.84%) Data Engineer
4 45 (11.75%) Big Data Developer
5 41 (10.70%) Architect
5 41 (10.70%) Scala Developer
6 40 (10.44%) Big Data Engineer
7 32 (8.36%) DevOps Engineer
8 27 (7.05%) Hadoop Developer
8 27 (7.05%) Hadoop Engineer
9 25 (6.53%) Java Engineer
10 23 (6.01%) Senior Developer
11 20 (5.22%) Java Scala Developer
11 20 (5.22%) Python Developer
11 20 (5.22%) Senior Java Developer
12 18 (4.70%) Data Architect
12 18 (4.70%) Data Scientist
12 18 (4.70%) Java Architect
13 16 (4.18%) AWS Engineer
13 16 (4.18%) Java Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (12.01%) ActiveMQ
2 44 (11.49%) Akka
3 40 (10.44%) REST
3 40 (10.44%) Spring
4 39 (10.18%) HTML
5 34 (8.88%) RabbitMQ
6 32 (8.36%) CSS
7 30 (7.83%) XML
8 27 (7.05%) Web Services
9 26 (6.79%) AngularJS
10 25 (6.53%) .NET
11 23 (6.01%) SOAP
12 19 (4.96%) RESTful
13 18 (4.70%) Middleware
14 15 (3.92%) HTML5
14 15 (3.92%) J2SE
15 14 (3.66%) jQuery
16 13 (3.39%) Hibernate
16 13 (3.39%) React
17 12 (3.13%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 57 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (14.62%) Computer Science
3 32 (8.36%) Mathematics
4 28 (7.31%) Algorithms
4 28 (7.31%) Fintech
5 21 (5.48%) Physics
6 12 (3.13%) Data Structures
6 12 (3.13%) Statistics
7 11 (2.87%) Data Centre
8 10 (2.61%) Artificial Intelligence
9 9 (2.35%) Client/Server
9 9 (2.35%) Grid Computing
10 7 (1.83%) VHDL
11 6 (1.57%) Data Integration
11 6 (1.57%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.57%) Social Network
11 6 (1.57%) Visualisation
12 5 (1.31%) Blog
12 5 (1.31%) Internet of Things
13 4 (1.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 76 (19.84%) Linux
2 24 (6.27%) Unix
3 17 (4.44%) Ubuntu
4 15 (3.92%) Windows
5 8 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.83%) Debian
7 6 (1.57%) Android
7 6 (1.57%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.57%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (39.16%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (25.59%) Software Engineering
3 94 (24.54%) DevOps
4 90 (23.50%) Analytics
5 82 (21.41%) Open Source
6 58 (15.14%) TDD
7 55 (14.36%) OO
8 54 (14.10%) Multithreading
9 52 (13.58%) Microservices
10 51 (13.32%) Scrum
11 49 (12.79%) Low Latency
12 43 (11.23%) Machine Learning
13 42 (10.97%) Mentoring
14 41 (10.70%) E-Commerce
15 38 (9.92%) Continuous Delivery
16 34 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
17 32 (8.36%) ETL
18 29 (7.57%) MapReduce
19 28 (7.31%) Business Intelligence
20 25 (6.53%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 259 (67.62%) Java
2 159 (41.51%) Scala
3 148 (38.64%) Python
4 72 (18.80%) SQL
5 63 (16.45%) Ruby
6 55 (14.36%) JavaScript
7 29 (7.57%) C++
7 29 (7.57%) PHP
8 28 (7.31%) Perl
9 26 (6.79%) C#
10 23 (6.01%) R
11 21 (5.48%) Clojure
12 15 (3.92%) PL/SQL
13 14 (3.66%) C
14 7 (1.83%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.83%) Go
15 5 (1.31%) ClojureScript
16 2 (0.52%) Embedded C++
16 2 (0.52%) Groovy
16 2 (0.52%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 70 (18.28%) Degree
2 27 (7.05%) PhD
3 6 (1.57%) DV Cleared
3 6 (1.57%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.35%) QA
2 4 (1.04%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (21.15%) Docker
2 52 (13.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 49 (12.79%) HDFS
4 33 (8.62%) Apache Flume
5 10 (2.61%) Varnish
6 7 (1.83%) Squid
7 6 (1.57%) KVM
7 6 (1.57%) Snort
7 6 (1.57%) Xen
8 4 (1.04%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.26%) LXC
9 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 47 (12.27%) Puppet
2 34 (8.88%) Mesos
2 34 (8.88%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (7.05%) Ansible
4 18 (4.70%) Hadoop YARN
5 16 (4.18%) Nagios
6 15 (3.92%) Kubernetes
7 9 (2.35%) Oozie
8 8 (2.09%) Salt
9 6 (1.57%) Kibana
9 6 (1.57%) logstash
9 6 (1.57%) OSSEC
10 5 (1.31%) Ambari
10 5 (1.31%) Icinga
11 4 (1.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (10.18%) Oracle
2 24 (6.27%) Cloudera
3 23 (6.01%) Hortonworks
4 21 (5.48%) IBM
5 20 (5.22%) Informatica
6 17 (4.44%) Microsoft
7 14 (3.66%) Talend
8 13 (3.39%) Greenplum
9 12 (3.13%) AppDynamics
10 11 (2.87%) Red Hat
10 11 (2.87%) Sony
11 10 (2.61%) Adobe
11 10 (2.61%) Akamai
11 10 (2.61%) Fiorano
11 10 (2.61%) Vertica
12 9 (2.35%) hybris
12 9 (2.35%) Splunk
13 7 (1.83%) F5
13 7 (1.83%) MapR
13 7 (1.83%) Terracotta
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 to £70,000 basic (Plus substantial package)
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ISL
Salary: £55000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Avance Consulting
Salary: Based on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
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Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + benefits
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South West London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits 17% salary uplift - 6% pension - 5
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £100,000 + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + benefit package
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + equity + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90,000 to £110,000 + equity + benefits
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London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95,000 to £120,000 + equity + benefits
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London
Client Server
Salary: £70,000 to £85,000 + bonus + benefits
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London
Client Server
Salary: £65,000 to £80,000 + equity + benefits
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London
Client Server
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