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 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Kafka
Rank 454 421 446
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +25
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 3 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.014% 0.071% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.039% 0.19% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 3
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £55,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -35.29%
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
7753 8018 8964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.58% 37.89% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6563 7094 7943
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £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
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
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 29 September 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 -16 3 £52,500 -4.54% 3
Kafka
England

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 50 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (78.00%) Hadoop
3 34 (68.00%) Big Data
4 28 (56.00%) Spring
5 26 (52.00%) Maven
6 25 (50.00%) Apache Accumulo
7 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (42.00%) MySQL
8 21 (42.00%) Linux
9 20 (40.00%) Scrum
9 20 (40.00%) Git (software)
10 19 (38.00%) SQL
11 17 (34.00%) Web Services
11 17 (34.00%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (32.00%) Open Source
13 15 (30.00%) Relational Database
13 15 (30.00%) Degree
13 15 (30.00%) Computer Science
14 14 (28.00%) XML
14 14 (28.00%) SOAP
14 14 (28.00%) Swing
14 14 (28.00%) WSDL
14 14 (28.00%) REST
15 13 (26.00%) NoSQL
15 13 (26.00%) Cyber Security
15 13 (26.00%) JDBC
15 13 (26.00%) XSD
16 12 (24.00%) Social Media
17 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (22.00%) J2EE

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (14.00%) Apache Solr
1 7 (14.00%) Apache Spark
2 6 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (78.00%) Hadoop
2 34 (68.00%) Big Data
3 25 (50.00%) Apache Accumulo
4 21 (42.00%) MySQL
5 17 (34.00%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (30.00%) Relational Database
7 13 (26.00%) NoSQL
8 6 (12.00%) Redis
8 6 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (12.00%) Apache Hive
8 6 (12.00%) Couchbase
9 5 (10.00%) HBase
10 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (52.00%) Maven
2 20 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (18.00%) Eclipse
4 7 (14.00%) JUnit
4 7 (14.00%) Mockito
4 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Electronics
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (74.00%) Developer
2 36 (72.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Architect
3 6 (12.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.00%) Systems Designer
6 1 (2.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.00%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (2.00%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (56.00%) Spring
2 17 (34.00%) Web Services
3 14 (28.00%) XML
3 14 (28.00%) Swing
3 14 (28.00%) WSDL
3 14 (28.00%) SOAP
3 14 (28.00%) REST
4 13 (26.00%) XSD
4 13 (26.00%) JDBC
5 11 (22.00%) J2EE
6 7 (14.00%) CSS
6 7 (14.00%) HTML
7 6 (12.00%) JMX
7 6 (12.00%) Memcached
8 5 (10.00%) Django
8 5 (10.00%) jQuery
8 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (10.00%) Hibernate
8 5 (10.00%) Lucene
8 5 (10.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Open Source
2 15 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (24.00%) Social Media
4 6 (12.00%) Data Structures
4 6 (12.00%) Algorithms
5 5 (10.00%) Clustering
6 1 (2.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) MVS
2 3 (6.00%) UNIX
2 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) Scrum
3 13 (26.00%) Cyber Security
4 11 (22.00%) Data Security
4 11 (22.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (20.00%) TDD
5 10 (20.00%) BDD
6 7 (14.00%) Kanban
6 7 (14.00%) Resource Management
6 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (12.00%) MapReduce
8 5 (10.00%) Multithreading
9 4 (8.00%) Analytics
9 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (4.00%) Product Management
11 2 (4.00%) Web Development
12 1 (2.00%) MVC
12 1 (2.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (38.00%) SQL
3 11 (22.00%) Python
4 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (6.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (6.00%) Puppet
2 3 (6.00%) Ambari
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) JBoss
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) SAP
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