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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kafka over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Kafka
Rank 426 426 452
Rank change year-on-year
0 +26
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 16 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.074% 0.027% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.071% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 2
Average salary £53,750 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £41,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.70%
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
7486 8479 9370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 34.48% 38.45% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6472 7342 8482
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +7 13 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £67,500 -
Kafka
England

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 30 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (80.00%) Hadoop
3 23 (76.67%) Spring
4 20 (66.67%) Web Services
5 19 (63.33%) Apache Accumulo
6 18 (60.00%) Big Data
7 16 (53.33%) XML
7 16 (53.33%) SQL
8 15 (50.00%) Maven
9 14 (46.67%) Scrum
9 14 (46.67%) XSD
10 13 (43.33%) JDBC
10 13 (43.33%) SOAP
10 13 (43.33%) WSDL
10 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (43.33%) REST
11 12 (40.00%) Lucene
11 12 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
12 11 (36.67%) J2EE
12 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
13 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
13 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
14 9 (30.00%) Cyber Security
14 9 (30.00%) Swing
15 8 (26.67%) JBoss
15 8 (26.67%) HTML
15 8 (26.67%) CSS
15 8 (26.67%) Open Source
16 7 (23.33%) MySQL

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 12 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (26.67%) JBoss
3 5 (16.67%) Confluence
4 4 (13.33%) Apache
5 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
6 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
6 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 19 (63.33%) Apache Accumulo
3 18 (60.00%) Big Data
4 7 (23.33%) MySQL
5 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
7 3 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
9 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
9 1 (3.33%) HBase
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Maven
2 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (23.33%) Eclipse
4 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (16.67%) JIRA
6 1 (3.33%) JUnit
6 1 (3.33%) Mockito
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
1 4 (13.33%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Electronics
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 25 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Big Data Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) Spring
2 20 (66.67%) Web Services
3 16 (53.33%) XML
4 14 (46.67%) XSD
5 13 (43.33%) JDBC
5 13 (43.33%) SOAP
5 13 (43.33%) WSDL
5 13 (43.33%) REST
6 12 (40.00%) Lucene
7 11 (36.67%) J2EE
8 9 (30.00%) Swing
9 8 (26.67%) CSS
9 8 (26.67%) HTML
10 6 (20.00%) jQuery
11 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
11 5 (16.67%) J2SE
12 4 (13.33%) Django
12 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
13 3 (10.00%) Spring Integration
13 3 (10.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Open Source
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Grid Computing
3 2 (6.67%) DTV
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) MVS
2 2 (6.67%) UNIX
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Scrum
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (30.00%) Cyber Security
5 7 (23.33%) Data Security
6 6 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (13.33%) TDD
8 4 (13.33%) Analytics
9 3 (10.00%) DevOps
9 3 (10.00%) Web Analytics
9 3 (10.00%) Customer Intelligence
9 3 (10.00%) OO
9 3 (10.00%) OOD
9 3 (10.00%) MVC
9 3 (10.00%) Information Security
10 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
10 2 (6.67%) Web Development
10 2 (6.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) SQL
3 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) Python
5 3 (10.00%) Groovy
5 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (10.00%) Apache Flume
1 3 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
1 3 (10.00%) Ambari
1 3 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) SAP
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