The table below looks at the statistics for Kafka skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kafka over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Kafka
Rank 122 150 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 14 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.74% 0.042% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.14% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 0
Median salary £41,500 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.83% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
Kafka
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
653 616 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.64% 25.78% 25.26%
Number of salaries quoted 587 525 549
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Kafka
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading 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 Reading

Kafka
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Kafka across the Reading region.

Kafka Salary Trend in Reading

Kafka
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Kafka across the Reading region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Kafka Salary Histogram in Reading

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 16 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (87.50%) HDFS
2 14 (87.50%) Hadoop YARN
2 14 (87.50%) Big Data
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) JIRA
3 12 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 12 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (75.00%) SQL
4 10 (62.50%) Linux
4 10 (62.50%) HTML
4 10 (62.50%) Bugzilla
4 10 (62.50%) Open Source
4 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 10 (62.50%) Subversion
4 10 (62.50%) Automated Testing
4 10 (62.50%) AngularJS
4 10 (62.50%) Ambari
4 10 (62.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (62.50%) User Stories
4 10 (62.50%) Trac
4 10 (62.50%) Redis
4 10 (62.50%) Riak
4 10 (62.50%) Kibana
5 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
5 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
6 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (50.00%) Selenium

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 16 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (50.00%) Apache
2 8 (50.00%) nginx
2 8 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 4 (25.00%) Apache Pig
3 4 (25.00%) Apache Spark
4 2 (12.50%) Alfresco
4 2 (12.50%) Apache Solr
4 2 (12.50%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (50.00%) IaaS
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) HTTP
1 8 (50.00%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 14 (87.50%) Big Data
3 12 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (75.00%) MongoDB
4 10 (62.50%) Redis
4 10 (62.50%) Riak
5 4 (25.00%) Apache Hive
5 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (25.00%) HBase
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (25.00%) PowerCenter
5 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) Sqoop
6 2 (12.50%) MySQL
6 2 (12.50%) Neo4j
6 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
6 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) JIRA
2 10 (62.50%) Bugzilla
2 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 10 (62.50%) Subversion
2 10 (62.50%) Trac
3 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Hadoop Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Hadoop Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Big Data Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Data Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Open Source Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) AngularJS
1 10 (62.50%) HTML
1 10 (62.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (50.00%) JSON
2 8 (50.00%) REST
2 8 (50.00%) WebSockets
2 8 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (12.50%) Apache Camel
4 2 (12.50%) Apache CXF
4 2 (12.50%) Drools
4 2 (12.50%) ELK Stack
4 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) LAMP
4 2 (12.50%) Spring
4 2 (12.50%) Spring Boot
4 2 (12.50%) Spring Security
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Automated Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Open Source
2 10 (62.50%) User Stories
3 8 (50.00%) Defensive Programming
3 8 (50.00%) High Availability
3 8 (50.00%) Logistics
3 8 (50.00%) Memory Management
3 8 (50.00%) SOA
3 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) ETL
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (18.75%) Open Source Development
7 2 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) HDFS
2 8 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 8 (50.00%) Docker
2 8 (50.00%) KVM
2 8 (50.00%) VirtualBox
2 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (87.50%) Hadoop YARN
2 10 (62.50%) Ambari
2 10 (62.50%) Kibana
3 2 (12.50%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Informatica
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft