The first table below looks at the demand for Kafka skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kafka over the 3 months to 1 August 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Kafka
Rank 416 430 441
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +11
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 32 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.041% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.11% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 32 7 2
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £65,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year
-28.84% -23.52%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8569 8218 9392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.09% 37.50% 40.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7445 7315 8459
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Kafka
England

Kafka
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Kafka across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Kafka Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Kafka
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Kafka Salary Trend in the South East

Kafka
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Kafka across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Kafka Salary Histogram in the South East

Kafka
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Surrey +13 23 £47,500 -13.63% 2
East Sussex - 9 £57,500 -
Kafka
England

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 60 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (80.00%) Hadoop
3 45 (75.00%) Big Data
4 38 (63.33%) Spring
5 33 (55.00%) Apache Accumulo
6 28 (46.67%) Maven
6 28 (46.67%) Scrum
7 27 (45.00%) SQL
8 25 (41.67%) Open Source
9 24 (40.00%) MySQL
9 24 (40.00%) Web Services
9 24 (40.00%) Linux
9 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (36.67%) Swing
10 22 (36.67%) WSDL
10 22 (36.67%) XML
10 22 (36.67%) SOAP
10 22 (36.67%) Git (software)
10 22 (36.67%) REST
11 21 (35.00%) JDBC
11 21 (35.00%) XSD
12 19 (31.67%) PostgreSQL
12 19 (31.67%) Software Engineering
13 17 (28.33%) Degree
13 17 (28.33%) Computer Science
13 17 (28.33%) Relational Database
14 14 (23.33%) NoSQL
14 14 (23.33%) Social Media
14 14 (23.33%) Data Security
15 13 (21.67%) Cyber Security

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (11.67%) Apache Solr
2 6 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 45 (75.00%) Big Data
3 33 (55.00%) Apache Accumulo
4 24 (40.00%) MySQL
5 19 (31.67%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (28.33%) Relational Database
7 14 (23.33%) NoSQL
8 7 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (11.67%) Couchbase
8 7 (11.67%) Apache Hive
8 7 (11.67%) Redis
9 5 (8.33%) HBase
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (46.67%) Maven
2 22 (36.67%) Git (software)
3 9 (15.00%) Eclipse
4 7 (11.67%) JUnit
4 7 (11.67%) Jenkins
4 7 (11.67%) Mockito
General
1 2 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (1.67%) Electronics
2 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (76.67%) Developer
1 46 (76.67%) Java Developer
2 6 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 6 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 6 (10.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (10.00%) Architect
3 4 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (3.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (1.67%) Systems Designer
5 1 (1.67%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (1.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (1.67%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (63.33%) Spring
2 24 (40.00%) Web Services
3 22 (36.67%) Swing
3 22 (36.67%) WSDL
3 22 (36.67%) XML
3 22 (36.67%) SOAP
3 22 (36.67%) REST
4 21 (35.00%) JDBC
4 21 (35.00%) XSD
5 11 (18.33%) J2EE
6 7 (11.67%) JMX
6 7 (11.67%) Memcached
6 7 (11.67%) MapReduce
7 6 (10.00%) HTML
7 6 (10.00%) CSS
8 5 (8.33%) J2SE
8 5 (8.33%) Lucene
8 5 (8.33%) Hibernate
8 5 (8.33%) jQuery
9 4 (6.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (41.67%) Open Source
2 17 (28.33%) Computer Science
3 14 (23.33%) Social Media
4 5 (8.33%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) UNIX
2 3 (5.00%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) AIX
2 3 (5.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (46.67%) Scrum
2 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (31.67%) Software Engineering
4 14 (23.33%) Data Security
5 13 (21.67%) Cyber Security
6 12 (20.00%) BDD
6 12 (20.00%) TDD
7 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (15.00%) Analytics
9 7 (11.67%) Resource Management
9 7 (11.67%) Unit Testing
9 7 (11.67%) Kanban
10 5 (8.33%) Multithreading
11 3 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (3.33%) Product Management
13 1 (1.67%) MVC
13 1 (1.67%) Programme Management
13 1 (1.67%) Digital Marketing
13 1 (1.67%) Web Development
13 1 (1.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (45.00%) SQL
3 11 (18.33%) Python
4 7 (11.67%) Bash Shell
5 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Apache Flume
1 3 (5.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Puppet
1 3 (5.00%) Ambari
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) JBoss
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) SAP
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