The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Kafka
Rank 590 588 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 47 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.098% 0.023% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.058% -
Number of salaries quoted 42 10 0
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £65,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year
-30.76% -23.52%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18592 17377 20905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.64% 39.21% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15992 14885 18582
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 £34,000
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
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +1 13 £60,000 -33.33% 1
Kafka
England

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 66 (90.41%) Java
1 66 (90.41%) Hadoop
2 61 (83.56%) NoSQL
3 59 (80.82%) Python
4 57 (78.08%) Redis
4 57 (78.08%) Big Data
5 49 (67.12%) Apache Hive
6 48 (65.75%) MapReduce
6 48 (65.75%) Data Warehouse
6 48 (65.75%) MySQL
7 47 (64.38%) Open Source
7 47 (64.38%) Bash Shell
8 43 (58.90%) Memcached
8 43 (58.90%) Couchbase
9 36 (49.32%) Linux
10 31 (42.47%) JMX
11 17 (23.29%) SQL
12 16 (21.92%) Degree
12 16 (21.92%) HBase
13 15 (20.55%) TDD
13 15 (20.55%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (17.81%) MongoDB
15 11 (15.07%) ActiveMQ
15 11 (15.07%) HTML
15 11 (15.07%) Elasticsearch
16 9 (12.33%) Amazon Redshift
16 9 (12.33%) HDFS
16 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (12.33%) BDD
16 9 (12.33%) Scala

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (15.07%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (6.85%) Apache Pig
3 4 (5.48%) SAS
3 4 (5.48%) nginx
3 4 (5.48%) Tornado
4 3 (4.11%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (4.11%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.74%) Apache
6 1 (1.37%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.11%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.74%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) AMQP
2 1 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (90.41%) Hadoop
2 61 (83.56%) NoSQL
3 57 (78.08%) Redis
3 57 (78.08%) Big Data
4 49 (67.12%) Apache Hive
5 48 (65.75%) Data Warehouse
5 48 (65.75%) MySQL
6 43 (58.90%) Couchbase
7 16 (21.92%) HBase
8 15 (20.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (17.81%) MongoDB
10 9 (12.33%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
11 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (5.48%) Data Mining
12 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (5.48%) Spotfire
12 4 (5.48%) QlikView
12 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.48%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (2.74%) JUnit
3 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (6.85%) Publishing
2 4 (5.48%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Advertising
3 2 (2.74%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Games
4 1 (1.37%) Finance
4 1 (1.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (27.40%) Developer
2 17 (23.29%) Java Developer
3 8 (10.96%) Architect
4 7 (9.59%) Consultant
5 4 (5.48%) Administrator
5 4 (5.48%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.48%) Data Architect
5 4 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (5.48%) Data Consultant
5 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 4 (5.48%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 4 (5.48%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (5.48%) Big Data Consultant
5 4 (5.48%) Big Data Architect
6 3 (4.11%) Big Data Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (4.11%) Software Consultant
6 3 (4.11%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (4.11%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (65.75%) MapReduce
2 43 (58.90%) Memcached
3 31 (42.47%) JMX
4 11 (15.07%) ActiveMQ
4 11 (15.07%) HTML
5 8 (10.96%) Apache Camel
5 8 (10.96%) REST
6 7 (9.59%) HTML5
6 7 (9.59%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (6.85%) Web Services
8 4 (5.48%) Spring
8 4 (5.48%) MDX
8 4 (5.48%) Akka
9 3 (4.11%) Spring Batch
9 3 (4.11%) Spring Integration
9 3 (4.11%) Twisted
9 3 (4.11%) Spring Security
9 3 (4.11%) Grails
9 3 (4.11%) JMS
10 2 (2.74%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 47 (64.38%) Open Source
2 8 (10.96%) Market Risk
3 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.48%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 36 (49.32%) Linux
2 2 (2.74%) Windows
3 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.37%) CentOS
3 1 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) TDD
2 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.33%) BDD
3 8 (10.96%) OO
4 6 (8.22%) Complex Event Processing
4 6 (8.22%) DevOps
5 5 (6.85%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (6.85%) CQRS
5 5 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (6.85%) ETL
5 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.85%) Risk Management
6 4 (5.48%) Migration
6 4 (5.48%) Data Modelling
6 4 (5.48%) SOA
6 4 (5.48%) CRM
6 4 (5.48%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (5.48%) Web Analytics
6 4 (5.48%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (5.48%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (90.41%) Java
2 59 (80.82%) Python
3 47 (64.38%) Bash Shell
4 17 (23.29%) SQL
5 9 (12.33%) Scala
6 8 (10.96%) Ruby
7 7 (9.59%) PL/SQL
8 5 (6.85%) C#
8 5 (6.85%) C++
8 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.48%) JavaScript
9 4 (5.48%) Golang
10 3 (4.11%) Clojure
10 3 (4.11%) Groovy
10 3 (4.11%) Erlang
10 3 (4.11%) Perl
10 3 (4.11%) PHP
11 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.74%) F#
12 1 (1.37%) Pig Latin
Qualifications
1 16 (21.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) HDFS
2 2 (2.74%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (9.59%) Puppet
2 5 (6.85%) Nagios
3 4 (5.48%) Ansible
4 1 (1.37%) Ambari
4 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.37%) Oozie
4 1 (1.37%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
1 4 (5.48%) Informatica
1 4 (5.48%) Tableau
1 4 (5.48%) Talend
1 4 (5.48%) Splunk
2 1 (1.37%) JBoss
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Sage Pay
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
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