The table below looks at the statistics for Kafka skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kafka over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Kafka
Rank 413 442 464
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +22
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 23 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.072% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 18
Median salary £67,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,700 £44,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7128 7710 8485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.94% 37.01% 37.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6349 6667 7273
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Kafka
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 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 26 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Hampshire - 7 £70,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 7 £80,000 - 1
Berkshire -4 6 £51,500 -14.16% 3
Surrey +22 1 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Kafka
England

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 43 (84.31%) Hadoop
2 42 (82.35%) Java
3 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (64.71%) Big Data
5 26 (50.98%) Apache Cassandra
5 26 (50.98%) Apache Spark
5 26 (50.98%) SQL
6 24 (47.06%) JIRA
7 22 (43.14%) Elasticsearch
8 21 (41.18%) Docker
8 21 (41.18%) Apache
9 20 (39.22%) Open Source
9 20 (39.22%) Jenkins
9 20 (39.22%) MongoDB
10 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
10 19 (37.25%) Python
10 19 (37.25%) Linux
10 19 (37.25%) Scrum
11 17 (33.33%) HDFS
12 16 (31.37%) AngularJS
13 15 (29.41%) Redis
13 15 (29.41%) Hadoop YARN
13 15 (29.41%) SC Cleared
13 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
14 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (27.45%) Amazon AWS
14 14 (27.45%) Apache Pig
14 14 (27.45%) Apache Hive
15 13 (25.49%) NoSQL
15 13 (25.49%) Relational Database

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 26 (50.98%) Apache Spark
2 22 (43.14%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (41.18%) Apache
4 14 (27.45%) Apache Pig
5 10 (19.61%) OpenStack
6 9 (17.65%) nginx
7 1 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (27.45%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (19.61%) PaaS
3 9 (17.65%) IaaS
4 2 (3.92%) GitHub
5 1 (1.96%) Heroku
5 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) HTTP
1 9 (17.65%) IPv4
2 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (84.31%) Hadoop
2 33 (64.71%) Big Data
3 26 (50.98%) Apache Cassandra
4 20 (39.22%) MongoDB
5 15 (29.41%) Redis
6 14 (27.45%) Apache Hive
7 13 (25.49%) NoSQL
7 13 (25.49%) Relational Database
8 10 (19.61%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (19.61%) Riak
9 8 (15.69%) HBase
9 8 (15.69%) RDBMS
9 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
10 7 (13.73%) Data Mining
11 6 (11.76%) Sqoop
12 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
12 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (9.80%) PowerCenter
13 3 (5.88%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 24 (47.06%) JIRA
2 20 (39.22%) Jenkins
3 13 (25.49%) Git (software)
4 10 (19.61%) Bugzilla
4 10 (19.61%) Subversion
4 10 (19.61%) Trac
5 9 (17.65%) Selenium
6 8 (15.69%) Ant
6 8 (15.69%) Maven
7 4 (7.84%) Grunt
7 4 (7.84%) gulp
8 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
9 2 (3.92%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
1 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Law
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Developer
2 9 (17.65%) Big Data Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Data Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Architect
3 8 (15.69%) Java Architect
3 8 (15.69%) Java Software Architect
3 8 (15.69%) Software Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Data Scientist
4 6 (11.76%) Hadoop Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Software Architect
5 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Big Data Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Hadoop Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (31.37%) AngularJS
2 13 (25.49%) J2EE
3 12 (23.53%) HTML
3 12 (23.53%) JSON
3 12 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 11 (21.57%) XML
5 9 (17.65%) .NET
5 9 (17.65%) REST
5 9 (17.65%) Spring
5 9 (17.65%) WebSockets
6 8 (15.69%) Drools
6 8 (15.69%) Hibernate
7 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
7 7 (13.73%) React
8 6 (11.76%) Cascading
8 6 (11.76%) Natural Language Processing
9 4 (7.84%) Node.js
10 3 (5.88%) Apache Avro
10 3 (5.88%) Entity Framework
10 3 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) PKI
2 6 (11.76%) Algorithms
2 6 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
2 6 (11.76%) Data Structures
2 6 (11.76%) Neural Network
2 6 (11.76%) Statistics
3 4 (7.84%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.92%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (37.25%) Linux
2 11 (21.57%) Unix
3 9 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (39.22%) Open Source
3 19 (37.25%) Scrum
3 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
4 12 (23.53%) Business Development
5 10 (19.61%) Automated Testing
5 10 (19.61%) Open Source Development
5 10 (19.61%) User Stories
6 9 (17.65%) Defensive Programming
6 9 (17.65%) High Availability
6 9 (17.65%) Logistics
6 9 (17.65%) Machine Learning
6 9 (17.65%) Memory Management
6 9 (17.65%) SOA
6 9 (17.65%) TDD
6 9 (17.65%) Test Automation
7 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (15.69%) UML
8 7 (13.73%) ETL
8 7 (13.73%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (82.35%) Java
2 26 (50.98%) SQL
3 19 (37.25%) Python
4 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
5 12 (23.53%) C#
6 11 (21.57%) Bash Shell
6 11 (21.57%) Shell Script
7 8 (15.69%) Scala
8 7 (13.73%) R
9 6 (11.76%) C
9 6 (11.76%) C++
9 6 (11.76%) Perl
10 2 (3.92%) F#
11 1 (1.96%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) Degree
3 2 (3.92%) PhD
System Software
1 21 (41.18%) Docker
2 17 (33.33%) HDFS
3 12 (23.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 9 (17.65%) KVM
4 9 (17.65%) VirtualBox
4 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (5.88%) Apache Flume
6 1 (1.96%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) Hadoop YARN
2 10 (19.61%) Ambari
3 9 (17.65%) Kibana
4 3 (5.88%) Puppet
5 2 (3.92%) Ansible
6 1 (1.96%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (1.96%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.96%) OpenView
6 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Oracle
2 10 (19.61%) VMware
3 9 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 7 (13.73%) Informatica
5 6 (11.76%) SAP
6 5 (9.80%) Google
7 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.92%) Cloudera
8 2 (3.92%) Greenplum
8 2 (3.92%) Hortonworks
8 2 (3.92%) IBM
8 2 (3.92%) MuleSoft
8 2 (3.92%) Tableau
8 2 (3.92%) Talend
9 1 (1.96%) HP
9 1 (1.96%) MapR
9 1 (1.96%) New Relic
9 1 (1.96%) Splunk
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