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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Kafka
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 106 148 -
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.50% 0.046% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £51,500 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.42% -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £51,750
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -3.38%

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
448 538 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.80% 24.57% 20.99%
Number of salaries quoted 378 475 413
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) Apache
2 10 (90.91%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 9 (81.82%) MongoDB
4 8 (72.73%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (72.73%) Big Data
5 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
5 7 (63.64%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (63.64%) Docker
5 7 (63.64%) Hadoop YARN
5 7 (63.64%) Open Source
5 7 (63.64%) JIRA
5 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
5 7 (63.64%) Hadoop
5 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
5 7 (63.64%) SQL
5 7 (63.64%) Python
5 7 (63.64%) HTML
5 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (54.55%) Subversion
6 6 (54.55%) Logistics
6 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
6 6 (54.55%) PKI
6 6 (54.55%) JSON
6 6 (54.55%) Bugzilla
6 6 (54.55%) VMware
6 6 (54.55%) XML
6 6 (54.55%) Linux
6 6 (54.55%) SOA
6 6 (54.55%) HTTP

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 11 (100.00%) Apache
2 7 (63.64%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (54.55%) nginx
3 6 (54.55%) OpenStack
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Pig
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
4 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (54.55%) IaaS
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (54.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) HTTP
1 6 (54.55%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) MongoDB
2 8 (72.73%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (72.73%) Big Data
3 7 (63.64%) Hadoop
4 6 (54.55%) Redis
4 6 (54.55%) Riak
5 4 (36.36%) Neo4j
5 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
6 1 (9.09%) OrientDB
6 1 (9.09%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
2 6 (54.55%) Bugzilla
2 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
2 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 6 (54.55%) Subversion
2 6 (54.55%) Trac
3 1 (9.09%) gulp
3 1 (9.09%) Mocha
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Big Data Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Open Source Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) JSON
2 6 (54.55%) REST
2 6 (54.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (54.55%) WebSockets
2 6 (54.55%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) Express
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) LESS
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js
4 1 (9.09%) React
4 1 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Open Source
2 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Defensive Programming
2 6 (54.55%) High Availability
2 6 (54.55%) Logistics
2 6 (54.55%) Memory Management
2 6 (54.55%) Open Source Development
2 6 (54.55%) SOA
2 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
2 6 (54.55%) User Stories
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
4 1 (9.09%) MapReduce
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) OOD
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) Python
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
4 4 (36.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 7 (63.64%) Docker
3 6 (54.55%) HDFS
3 6 (54.55%) KVM
3 6 (54.55%) VirtualBox
3 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Hadoop YARN
2 6 (54.55%) Ambari
2 6 (54.55%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Hortonworks