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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Kafka
Rank 434 457 429
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -28
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 14 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.073% 0.034% 0.083%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.090% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 11
Average salary £51,250 £51,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.49% +27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £49,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +24.37%
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
7442 7758 8216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.67% 37.16% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6630 6832 6808
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 +12 6 - - 2
Berkshire -5 6 £51,250 -18.00%
Hampshire - 2 - -
Kafka
England

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 35 (97.22%) Java
2 32 (88.89%) Hadoop
3 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (75.00%) Big Data
5 25 (69.44%) TDD
6 23 (63.89%) Windows
7 21 (58.33%) HBase
8 19 (52.78%) Apache Spark
9 18 (50.00%) Apache Hive
9 18 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 17 (47.22%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (47.22%) C#
10 17 (47.22%) Apache
11 16 (44.44%) Linux
11 16 (44.44%) SQL
11 16 (44.44%) BDD
11 16 (44.44%) Open Source
11 16 (44.44%) HDFS
12 15 (41.67%) Scala
12 15 (41.67%) HTML
13 14 (38.89%) .NET
13 14 (38.89%) RDBMS
13 14 (38.89%) Redis
13 14 (38.89%) Relational Database
13 14 (38.89%) AngularJS
13 14 (38.89%) Apache Pig
14 13 (36.11%) Elasticsearch
14 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
15 11 (30.56%) Apache Camel
16 9 (25.00%) Scrum

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 19 (52.78%) Apache Spark
2 17 (47.22%) Apache
3 14 (38.89%) Apache Pig
4 13 (36.11%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (25.00%) OpenStack
6 4 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (8.33%) Node.js
8 2 (5.56%) Alfresco
8 2 (5.56%) Apache Solr
8 2 (5.56%) GemFire
8 2 (5.56%) Liferay
8 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
9 1 (2.78%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) PaaS
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (5.56%) GitHub
2 2 (5.56%) Heroku
2 2 (5.56%) IaaS
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) SAN
1 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) AMQP
3 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (88.89%) Hadoop
2 27 (75.00%) Big Data
3 21 (58.33%) HBase
4 18 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 18 (50.00%) Apache Hive
5 14 (38.89%) RDBMS
5 14 (38.89%) Redis
5 14 (38.89%) Relational Database
6 9 (25.00%) OpenStack Swift
7 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
8 4 (11.11%) Neo4j
9 3 (8.33%) CouchDB
9 3 (8.33%) MySQL
10 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
10 2 (5.56%) OLTP
10 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (5.56%) QlikView
11 1 (2.78%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.56%) Gradle
3 2 (5.56%) JUnit
4 1 (2.78%) JMeter
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Java Developer
3 10 (27.78%) C# Developer
4 9 (25.00%) Lead Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Architect
5 6 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Team Leader
7 4 (11.11%) Hadoop Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Lead C# Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Data Architect
9 2 (5.56%) Java Team Leader
9 2 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Principal Architect
9 2 (5.56%) Principal Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
9 2 (5.56%) Technical Team Leader
9 2 (5.56%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) HTML
2 14 (38.89%) .NET
2 14 (38.89%) AngularJS
3 11 (30.56%) Apache Camel
4 9 (25.00%) jQuery
5 6 (16.67%) Spring
6 4 (11.11%) Spark Streaming
6 4 (11.11%) Spring Boot
7 3 (8.33%) CSS
7 3 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (8.33%) Web Services
8 2 (5.56%) Apache CXF
8 2 (5.56%) Drools
8 2 (5.56%) HTML5
8 2 (5.56%) J2EE
8 2 (5.56%) JMS
8 2 (5.56%) JSON
8 2 (5.56%) Middleware
8 2 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (5.56%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Cybercrime
1 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.56%) Replication
2 2 (5.56%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) Linux
3 7 (19.44%) Unix
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (69.44%) TDD
3 17 (47.22%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (44.44%) BDD
4 16 (44.44%) Open Source
5 9 (25.00%) Business Development
5 9 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (25.00%) Scrum
6 7 (19.44%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Analytics
7 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
8 4 (11.11%) ETL
9 3 (8.33%) Product Management
9 3 (8.33%) SDLC
9 3 (8.33%) SOA
9 3 (8.33%) Time Management
9 3 (8.33%) Validation
10 2 (5.56%) API Design
10 2 (5.56%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) Java
2 17 (47.22%) C#
3 16 (44.44%) SQL
4 15 (41.67%) Scala
5 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
6 5 (13.89%) C++
7 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.56%) Go
8 2 (5.56%) Python
8 2 (5.56%) Ruby
9 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) HDFS
2 2 (5.56%) Apache Flume
2 2 (5.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (5.56%) Docker
2 2 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) logstash
2 2 (5.56%) Cacti
2 2 (5.56%) Ganglia
2 2 (5.56%) Graphite
2 2 (5.56%) Hyperic
2 2 (5.56%) Kibana
2 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
2 2 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle
1 3 (8.33%) Splunk
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) New Relic
2 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.56%) SAP
2 2 (5.56%) Teradata
2 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Cognizant
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Tableau
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