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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Kafka
Rank 437 425 419
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 16 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.076% 0.053% 0.061%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 11
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £42,750 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £57,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +2.22%
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
7867 8335 8078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.21% 37.01% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6817 7124 7174
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
Berkshire - 9 £60,000 - 4
Surrey +1 6 £52,500 - 1
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Kafka
England

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 23 (82.14%) Hadoop
2 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (71.43%) TDD
3 20 (71.43%) Big Data
4 19 (67.86%) Java
5 18 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (53.57%) C#
6 15 (53.57%) SQL
6 15 (53.57%) HBase
6 15 (53.57%) Open Source
6 15 (53.57%) Apache Hive
6 15 (53.57%) Apache Pig
6 15 (53.57%) Apache Spark
7 14 (50.00%) Scala
7 14 (50.00%) Windows
7 14 (50.00%) Apache
8 13 (46.43%) RDBMS
8 13 (46.43%) BDD
8 13 (46.43%) Redis
8 13 (46.43%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (46.43%) Relational Database
8 13 (46.43%) HDFS
9 12 (42.86%) HTML
9 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
10 11 (39.29%) Unit Testing
10 11 (39.29%) Scrum
10 11 (39.29%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (32.14%) AngularJS
11 9 (32.14%) .NET
12 8 (28.57%) Linux

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 15 (53.57%) Apache Pig
1 15 (53.57%) Apache Spark
2 14 (50.00%) Apache
3 7 (25.00%) OpenStack
3 7 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (10.71%) Node.js
5 1 (3.57%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (3.57%) PaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (82.14%) Hadoop
2 20 (71.43%) Big Data
3 15 (53.57%) HBase
3 15 (53.57%) Apache Hive
4 13 (46.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (46.43%) Redis
4 13 (46.43%) RDBMS
4 13 (46.43%) Relational Database
5 7 (25.00%) OpenStack Swift
6 2 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.14%) Sqoop
6 2 (7.14%) PowerCenter
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (7.14%) CouchDB
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 2 (7.14%) OLAP
6 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
6 2 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.14%) Law
1 2 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Principal Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Principal Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Hadoop Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Lead C# Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Junior
6 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) HTML
2 9 (32.14%) .NET
2 9 (32.14%) AngularJS
3 7 (25.00%) Apache Camel
3 7 (25.00%) jQuery
4 4 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (7.14%) MSMQ
5 2 (7.14%) Ajax
5 2 (7.14%) J2EE
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.14%) REST
6 1 (3.57%) RESTful
6 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.57%) Samza
6 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) TDD
3 18 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (53.57%) Open Source
5 13 (46.43%) BDD
6 11 (39.29%) Scrum
6 11 (39.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (39.29%) Unit Testing
7 8 (28.57%) MapReduce
7 8 (28.57%) Analytics
8 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (21.43%) Business Development
9 4 (14.29%) Product Management
10 2 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
10 2 (7.14%) Data Transformation
10 2 (7.14%) Time Management
10 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
10 2 (7.14%) ETL
10 2 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) Java
2 15 (53.57%) C#
2 15 (53.57%) SQL
3 14 (50.00%) Scala
4 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.71%) C
6 2 (7.14%) HiveQL
6 2 (7.14%) C++
7 1 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) Go
7 1 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) HDFS
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) Informatica
2 2 (7.14%) Talend
3 1 (3.57%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) Splunk
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau
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Salary: £50,000 - £85,000+ outstanding bonus and benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago