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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Kafka
England / South East
Rank 370 449 459
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +10
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 15 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.067% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.18% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 7
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £55,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £46,250 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+24.32% -6.56%

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
5728 7418 7655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.95% 38.42% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4963 6652 6716
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +48 6 £57,750 -11.15% 2
Surrey +53 4 £65,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £70,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Kafka
England

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) AngularJS
2 20 (52.63%) Apache Spark
3 19 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 17 (44.74%) Scala
5 16 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (42.11%) Big Data
5 16 (42.11%) Scrum
5 16 (42.11%) Java
5 16 (42.11%) Python
6 15 (39.47%) Apache
6 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
6 15 (39.47%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (39.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (36.84%) Redis
8 13 (34.21%) Node.js
8 13 (34.21%) NoSQL
8 13 (34.21%) C#
8 13 (34.21%) .NET
9 12 (31.58%) Linux
9 12 (31.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 11 (28.95%) Docker
10 11 (28.95%) Web Services
10 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
10 11 (28.95%) Spring
11 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
11 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
11 10 (26.32%) REST
11 10 (26.32%) Open Source
12 9 (23.68%) MongoDB

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 20 (52.63%) Apache Spark
2 15 (39.47%) Apache
3 8 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (18.42%) nginx
5 4 (10.53%) MQSeries
5 4 (10.53%) OpenStack
6 3 (7.89%) Jetty
6 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.63%) Apache Pig
7 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (39.47%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (18.42%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (10.53%) IaaS
4 4 (10.53%) PaaS
4 4 (10.53%) SaaS
5 3 (7.89%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) HTTP
1 4 (10.53%) IPv4
2 3 (7.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (7.89%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 16 (42.11%) Big Data
3 15 (39.47%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (36.84%) Redis
5 13 (34.21%) NoSQL
6 9 (23.68%) MongoDB
7 6 (15.79%) Data Mining
8 4 (10.53%) Apache Hive
8 4 (10.53%) MySQL
8 4 (10.53%) Neo4j
8 4 (10.53%) Riak
9 3 (7.89%) MariaDB
9 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
11 1 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (2.63%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (2.63%) HBase
11 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (2.63%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
1 8 (21.05%) Selenium
2 6 (15.79%) JIRA
3 4 (10.53%) Bugzilla
3 4 (10.53%) NSubstitute
3 4 (10.53%) NUnit
3 4 (10.53%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (10.53%) Subversion
3 4 (10.53%) Trac
4 3 (7.89%) gulp
5 2 (5.26%) Grunt
5 2 (5.26%) Maven
6 1 (2.63%) Ant
6 1 (2.63%) Mocha
General
1 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Marketing
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
3 3 (7.89%) Italian Language
4 2 (5.26%) Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Finance
5 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.63%) Law
5 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 9 (23.68%) C# Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Developer
5 6 (15.79%) .NET Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Big Data Developer
7 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Lead C# Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Lead Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Open Source Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Technical Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Technical Leader
8 3 (7.89%) Lead DevOps
8 3 (7.89%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) AngularJS
2 13 (34.21%) .NET
2 13 (34.21%) Node.js
3 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
3 11 (28.95%) Spring
3 11 (28.95%) Web Services
4 10 (26.32%) REST
5 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (18.42%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (15.79%) HTML
7 6 (15.79%) React
8 5 (13.16%) JMS
8 5 (13.16%) JSON
8 5 (13.16%) SOAP
8 5 (13.16%) XML
9 4 (10.53%) Spring Cloud
9 4 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (10.53%) WebSockets
10 3 (7.89%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (7.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) User Experience
2 5 (13.16%) Cloud Native
2 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.53%) iPad
3 4 (10.53%) PKI
4 3 (7.89%) Replication
5 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.63%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.63%) Social Media
6 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Android
2 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
3 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Windows
4 3 (7.89%) Debian
4 3 (7.89%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) Scrum
3 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
3 10 (26.32%) Open Source
3 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 9 (23.68%) Kanban
5 8 (21.05%) Visualisation
6 7 (18.42%) Machine Learning
6 7 (18.42%) TDD
7 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
8 5 (13.16%) Analytics
8 5 (13.16%) Android Development
8 5 (13.16%) DevOps
8 5 (13.16%) iOS Development
8 5 (13.16%) Low Latency
8 5 (13.16%) Multithreading
8 5 (13.16%) MVC
8 5 (13.16%) Physics
8 5 (13.16%) Statistics
9 4 (10.53%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) Scala
2 16 (42.11%) Java
2 16 (42.11%) Python
3 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
4 13 (34.21%) C#
5 8 (21.05%) SQL
6 7 (18.42%) Bash Shell
7 5 (13.16%) F#
7 5 (13.16%) Groovy
7 5 (13.16%) R
8 1 (2.63%) C
8 1 (2.63%) C++
8 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 11 (28.95%) Docker
3 4 (10.53%) HDFS
3 4 (10.53%) KVM
3 4 (10.53%) VirtualBox
3 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.89%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Ansible
1 5 (13.16%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (10.53%) Ambari
2 4 (10.53%) Kibana
3 3 (7.89%) HAProxy
3 3 (7.89%) Kubernetes
3 3 (7.89%) Nagios
3 3 (7.89%) Sysdig
4 1 (2.63%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Google
2 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
2 4 (10.53%) VMware
3 3 (7.89%) Apple
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Percona
4 2 (5.26%) Tableau
5 1 (2.63%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.63%) Hortonworks
5 1 (2.63%) Informatica
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
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