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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Kafka
Rank 448 557 633
Rank change year-on-year
+109 +76
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 185 121 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.27% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.16% 0.73% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 160 107 45
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 £46,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £87,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
15909 16630 18824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.33% 37.31% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14041 14310 16212
Median salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +81 22 £50,000 -37.50% 4
Kafka
England

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 304 (72.04%) Java
2 246 (58.29%) Hadoop
3 241 (57.11%) Apache Spark
4 207 (49.05%) Big Data
5 191 (45.26%) Scala
6 170 (40.28%) Agile Software Development
7 150 (35.55%) Software Engineering
8 145 (34.36%) Python
9 143 (33.89%) Apache Cassandra
10 123 (29.15%) Docker
11 114 (27.01%) Analytics
12 111 (26.30%) NoSQL
13 108 (25.59%) DevOps
14 95 (22.51%) Amazon AWS
15 90 (21.33%) Apache Hive
16 78 (18.48%) TDD
17 77 (18.25%) SQL
18 75 (17.77%) Akka
19 74 (17.54%) Degree
20 73 (17.30%) Open Source
21 72 (17.06%) Low Latency
22 71 (16.82%) Finance
23 67 (15.88%) Analytical Skills
23 67 (15.88%) MongoDB
24 66 (15.64%) Linux
25 65 (15.40%) HDFS
26 64 (15.17%) Microservices
27 61 (14.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
28 60 (14.22%) Apache
29 57 (13.51%) Scrum

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
1 241 (57.11%) Apache Spark
2 60 (14.22%) Apache
3 50 (11.85%) Apache Pig
4 47 (11.14%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (4.03%) nginx
6 16 (3.79%) Tomcat
7 14 (3.32%) Apache Solr
8 11 (2.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 11 (2.61%) Drupal
8 11 (2.61%) Lightstreamer
8 11 (2.61%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.18%) JBoss
9 5 (1.18%) SAS
10 4 (0.95%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.95%) WildFly
11 2 (0.47%) Confluence
12 1 (0.24%) GemFire
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (0.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 95 (22.51%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.98%) GitHub
3 17 (4.03%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (2.61%) Amazon EMR
6 10 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (2.13%) Amazon S3
8 7 (1.66%) Amazon ELB
8 7 (1.66%) PaaS
8 7 (1.66%) Route 53
9 6 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (1.18%) iTunes
11 3 (0.71%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.71%) SaaS
12 2 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.24%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.24%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.58%) HTTP
2 11 (2.61%) Internet
3 6 (1.42%) DNS
4 2 (0.47%) VoIP
5 1 (0.24%) Broadband
5 1 (0.24%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (58.29%) Hadoop
2 207 (49.05%) Big Data
3 143 (33.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 111 (26.30%) NoSQL
5 90 (21.33%) Apache Hive
6 67 (15.88%) MongoDB
7 55 (13.03%) Neo4j
8 50 (11.85%) HBase
9 39 (9.24%) MySQL
10 38 (9.00%) PostgreSQL
11 33 (7.82%) Relational Database
12 29 (6.87%) Redis
13 21 (4.98%) Amazon Redshift
14 20 (4.74%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (4.50%) RDBMS
16 18 (4.27%) Voldemort
17 17 (4.03%) Pentaho
18 13 (3.08%) HAWQ
18 13 (3.08%) Spark SQL
19 11 (2.61%) Impala
Development Applications
1 44 (10.43%) Jenkins
2 27 (6.40%) Git (software)
3 18 (4.27%) Talend Open Studio
4 17 (4.03%) Maven
5 16 (3.79%) JIRA
6 14 (3.32%) Vagrant
7 13 (3.08%) NUnit
8 12 (2.84%) TeamCity
9 9 (2.13%) JUnit
10 8 (1.90%) RSpec
11 7 (1.66%) Subversion
12 6 (1.42%) gulp
12 6 (1.42%) IntelliJ
12 6 (1.42%) Mocha
13 4 (0.95%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.95%) RStudio
14 3 (0.71%) Mockito
15 2 (0.47%) Jasmine
15 2 (0.47%) SpecFlow
15 2 (0.47%) TestNG
General
1 71 (16.82%) Finance
2 31 (7.35%) Banking
2 31 (7.35%) Games
2 31 (7.35%) Marketing
3 22 (5.21%) Telecoms
4 21 (4.98%) Retail
5 15 (3.55%) Advertising
6 11 (2.61%) Online Betting
7 10 (2.37%) Legal
8 7 (1.66%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.18%) Electronics
9 5 (1.18%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.18%) Law
10 4 (0.95%) Front Office
11 2 (0.47%) iGaming
11 2 (0.47%) Publishing
12 1 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 214 (50.71%) Developer
2 121 (28.67%) Java Developer
3 74 (17.54%) Scala Developer
4 53 (12.56%) Data Engineer
5 51 (12.09%) Senior Developer
6 50 (11.85%) Architect
6 50 (11.85%) Big Data Engineer
7 44 (10.43%) Java Engineer
8 42 (9.95%) Java Scala Developer
9 41 (9.72%) Big Data Developer
10 39 (9.24%) Senior Java Developer
11 32 (7.58%) Software Engineer
12 31 (7.35%) DevOps Engineer
13 30 (7.11%) Hadoop Developer
14 27 (6.40%) Data Architect
15 26 (6.16%) Big Data Architect
16 24 (5.69%) Hadoop Engineer
17 22 (5.21%) Hadoop Architect
17 22 (5.21%) Java Hadoop Developer
18 20 (4.74%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (17.77%) Akka
2 51 (12.09%) ActiveMQ
3 49 (11.61%) REST
4 42 (9.95%) Spring
5 33 (7.82%) .NET
5 33 (7.82%) HTML
6 31 (7.35%) RabbitMQ
7 29 (6.87%) AngularJS
8 26 (6.16%) Node.js
9 25 (5.92%) XML
10 24 (5.69%) Web Services
11 23 (5.45%) CSS
12 22 (5.21%) Middleware
13 21 (4.98%) HTML5
14 18 (4.27%) CSS3
14 18 (4.27%) Hibernate
14 18 (4.27%) J2SE
14 18 (4.27%) SOAP
15 17 (4.03%) Dropwizard
16 16 (3.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 67 (15.88%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (12.32%) Computer Science
3 34 (8.06%) Fintech
4 26 (6.16%) Mathematics
5 24 (5.69%) Data Centre
6 20 (4.74%) Algorithms
7 16 (3.79%) Physics
8 10 (2.37%) Client/Server
8 10 (2.37%) Data Structures
9 9 (2.13%) Clustering
9 9 (2.13%) Statistics
10 8 (1.90%) Grid Computing
11 7 (1.66%) Artificial Intelligence
11 7 (1.66%) Visualisation
12 6 (1.42%) Social Network
13 5 (1.18%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.18%) Replication
14 4 (0.95%) Cloud Native
14 4 (0.95%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.95%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 66 (15.64%) Linux
2 26 (6.16%) Unix
3 9 (2.13%) Ubuntu
3 9 (2.13%) Windows
4 7 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.95%) Android
5 4 (0.95%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.24%) CentOS
6 1 (0.24%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.24%) Debian
6 1 (0.24%) Gentoo
6 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (40.28%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (35.55%) Software Engineering
3 114 (27.01%) Analytics
4 108 (25.59%) DevOps
5 78 (18.48%) TDD
6 73 (17.30%) Open Source
7 72 (17.06%) Low Latency
8 64 (15.17%) Microservices
9 57 (13.51%) Scrum
10 55 (13.03%) OO
11 51 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
12 46 (10.90%) MapReduce
13 45 (10.66%) Multithreading
14 44 (10.43%) Kanban
15 42 (9.95%) Continuous Delivery
16 41 (9.72%) Machine Learning
17 40 (9.48%) BDD
18 36 (8.53%) E-Commerce
19 34 (8.06%) ETL
20 31 (7.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 304 (72.04%) Java
2 191 (45.26%) Scala
3 145 (34.36%) Python
4 77 (18.25%) SQL
5 53 (12.56%) JavaScript
6 50 (11.85%) Ruby
7 44 (10.43%) C#
8 29 (6.87%) R
9 24 (5.69%) PHP
10 22 (5.21%) C++
11 21 (4.98%) Clojure
12 15 (3.55%) Perl
13 13 (3.08%) Go
14 8 (1.90%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.95%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.95%) ClojureScript
15 4 (0.95%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.47%) F#
16 2 (0.47%) Groovy
16 2 (0.47%) Rust
Qualifications
1 74 (17.54%) Degree
2 39 (9.24%) PhD
3 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.32%) QA
2 3 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 123 (29.15%) Docker
2 65 (15.40%) HDFS
3 61 (14.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 38 (9.00%) Apache Flume
5 13 (3.08%) Varnish
6 8 (1.90%) Squid
7 6 (1.42%) Snort
8 5 (1.18%) KVM
8 5 (1.18%) Xen
9 4 (0.95%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.24%) iptables
11 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 57 (13.51%) Puppet
2 35 (8.29%) Ansible
2 35 (8.29%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (6.64%) Kubernetes
4 27 (6.40%) Hadoop YARN
5 26 (6.16%) Mesos
6 22 (5.21%) Nagios
7 10 (2.37%) Salt
8 7 (1.66%) Oozie
9 6 (1.42%) Consul
9 6 (1.42%) OSSEC
9 6 (1.42%) Terraform
10 5 (1.18%) Marathon
11 4 (0.95%) Ambari
11 4 (0.95%) logstash
12 3 (0.71%) Graphite
13 2 (0.47%) Kibana
14 1 (0.24%) collectd
14 1 (0.24%) Icinga
14 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (7.11%) Hortonworks
2 29 (6.87%) Cloudera
3 28 (6.64%) Oracle
4 21 (4.98%) Informatica
5 19 (4.50%) Greenplum
5 19 (4.50%) IBM
6 18 (4.27%) Talend
7 14 (3.32%) Google
8 13 (3.08%) AppDynamics
8 13 (3.08%) Vertica
9 11 (2.61%) Adobe
9 11 (2.61%) Akamai
9 11 (2.61%) Fiorano
9 11 (2.61%) MuleSoft
9 11 (2.61%) Red Hat
9 11 (2.61%) Splunk
10 9 (2.13%) Microsoft
10 9 (2.13%) SAP
11 8 (1.90%) F5
11 8 (1.90%) Terracotta
South West London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefit and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, shares +
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Storm Global Analytics
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95000 - £140000 per annum + equity + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90,000 to £110,000 + equity + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum +10% annual bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £140k + equity + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Apple
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90,000 to £120,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95000 - £140000 + equity + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago