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

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Kafka
England / South East
Rank 367 445 442
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -3
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 22 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.046% 0.049%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 10
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £71,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -

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
5657 7632 7634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.49% 39.18% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4951 6699 6685
Median salary £45,000 £44,141 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +10.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +52 11 £51,500 +3.00% 2
Oxfordshire - 7 £65,000 -
Surrey +41 2 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £45,000 -
Kafka
England

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 South East region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (57.14%) Hadoop
3 19 (54.29%) AngularJS
4 17 (48.57%) Apache Spark
4 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
4 17 (48.57%) Apache
5 16 (45.71%) Java
5 16 (45.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (42.86%) Scala
6 15 (42.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (42.86%) Python
7 14 (40.00%) Big Data
7 14 (40.00%) Docker
8 13 (37.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 13 (37.14%) Redis
9 12 (34.29%) .NET
9 12 (34.29%) C#
9 12 (34.29%) Scrum
10 11 (31.43%) MongoDB
11 10 (28.57%) Node.js
11 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
11 10 (28.57%) Linux
12 9 (25.71%) SQL
12 9 (25.71%) Spring
12 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
12 9 (25.71%) Selenium
12 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
12 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
12 9 (25.71%) NoSQL

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 17 (48.57%) Apache
1 17 (48.57%) Apache Spark
2 9 (25.71%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (22.86%) nginx
4 6 (17.14%) OpenStack
5 3 (8.57%) MQSeries
6 2 (5.71%) Apache Pig
6 2 (5.71%) Jetty
6 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (17.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (17.14%) IaaS
3 6 (17.14%) PaaS
4 3 (8.57%) SaaS
5 2 (5.71%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) HTTP
1 6 (17.14%) IPv4
2 2 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (5.71%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) Hadoop
2 15 (42.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (40.00%) Big Data
4 13 (37.14%) Redis
5 11 (31.43%) MongoDB
6 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
7 6 (17.14%) Riak
8 4 (11.43%) Neo4j
8 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (8.57%) Apache Hive
9 3 (8.57%) Data Mining
9 3 (8.57%) MySQL
10 2 (5.71%) MariaDB
11 1 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (2.86%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (2.86%) OrientDB
11 1 (2.86%) RethinkDB
11 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
1 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
1 9 (25.71%) Selenium
2 8 (22.86%) JIRA
3 6 (17.14%) Bugzilla
3 6 (17.14%) Subversion
3 6 (17.14%) Trac
4 3 (8.57%) gulp
4 3 (8.57%) NSubstitute
4 3 (8.57%) NUnit
4 3 (8.57%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (5.71%) Grunt
5 2 (5.71%) Maven
6 1 (2.86%) Ant
6 1 (2.86%) Mocha
6 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Italian Language
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.86%) Law
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (82.86%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) C# Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Big Data Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Open Source Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (11.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Lead C# Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Lead Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Python Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) AngularJS
2 12 (34.29%) .NET
3 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 10 (28.57%) Node.js
4 9 (25.71%) Spring
5 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (22.86%) HTML
5 8 (22.86%) REST
6 7 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (17.14%) JSON
7 6 (17.14%) React
7 6 (17.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (17.14%) Web Services
7 6 (17.14%) WebSockets
7 6 (17.14%) XML
8 4 (11.43%) RESTful
9 3 (8.57%) Celery
9 3 (8.57%) Django
10 2 (5.71%) CSS
10 2 (5.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) User Experience
1 7 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (17.14%) PKI
3 3 (8.57%) iPad
3 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.71%) Cloud Native
4 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.71%) Physics
4 2 (5.71%) Replication
4 2 (5.71%) Statistics
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.86%) Telematics
5 1 (2.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Windows
4 2 (5.71%) Android
4 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.71%) Debian
4 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) Scrum
3 9 (25.71%) Mentoring
3 9 (25.71%) Open Source
3 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
4 7 (20.00%) TDD
5 6 (17.14%) Automated Testing
5 6 (17.14%) Defensive Programming
5 6 (17.14%) High Availability
5 6 (17.14%) Logistics
5 6 (17.14%) Machine Learning
5 6 (17.14%) Memory Management
5 6 (17.14%) Open Source Development
5 6 (17.14%) SOA
5 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
5 6 (17.14%) User Stories
6 5 (14.29%) DevOps
6 5 (14.29%) Kanban
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
2 16 (45.71%) Java
3 15 (42.86%) Python
3 15 (42.86%) Scala
4 12 (34.29%) C#
5 9 (25.71%) SQL
6 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
7 5 (14.29%) F#
7 5 (14.29%) R
8 3 (8.57%) Groovy
9 1 (2.86%) C
9 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) Docker
2 13 (37.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (17.14%) HDFS
3 6 (17.14%) KVM
3 6 (17.14%) VirtualBox
3 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.71%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 6 (17.14%) Ambari
2 6 (17.14%) Kibana
3 5 (14.29%) Ansible
4 2 (5.71%) HAProxy
4 2 (5.71%) Kubernetes
4 2 (5.71%) Nagios
4 2 (5.71%) Sysdig
5 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Google
2 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
2 6 (17.14%) VMware
3 2 (5.71%) Apple
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Percona
3 2 (5.71%) Tableau
4 1 (2.86%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.86%) MapR
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