The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Kafka
Rank 425 - 439
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 24 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.100% - 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% - 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £47,500
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9299 8524 10049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.72% 37.94% 41.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7960 7596 9145
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Kafka
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 18 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 6 £45,000 - 1
Kafka
England

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 34 (97.14%) Java
2 33 (94.29%) Big Data
3 30 (85.71%) Hadoop
4 29 (82.86%) Spring
5 27 (77.14%) Open Source
6 24 (68.57%) Scrum
6 24 (68.57%) REST
6 24 (68.57%) Apache Accumulo
6 24 (68.57%) WSDL
6 24 (68.57%) Swing
6 24 (68.57%) SQL
6 24 (68.57%) JDBC
6 24 (68.57%) SOAP
6 24 (68.57%) Web Services
6 24 (68.57%) XML
6 24 (68.57%) XSD
7 23 (65.71%) Software Engineering
8 19 (54.29%) Analytics
9 10 (28.57%) MySQL
9 10 (28.57%) Data Security
10 9 (25.71%) Linux
11 8 (22.86%) Cyber Security
12 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 6 (17.14%) Social Media
13 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
13 6 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (17.14%) Maven
13 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
14 5 (14.29%) QA

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (2.86%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (94.29%) Big Data
2 30 (85.71%) Hadoop
3 24 (68.57%) Apache Accumulo
4 10 (28.57%) MySQL
5 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
5 6 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 5 (14.29%) Redis
7 4 (11.43%) Couchbase
7 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (11.43%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.14%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) JUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Mockito
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.86%) Advertising
1 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (88.57%) Developer
2 30 (85.71%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (2.86%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (82.86%) Spring
2 24 (68.57%) REST
2 24 (68.57%) JDBC
2 24 (68.57%) SOAP
2 24 (68.57%) Web Services
2 24 (68.57%) XML
2 24 (68.57%) XSD
2 24 (68.57%) Swing
2 24 (68.57%) WSDL
3 4 (11.43%) JMX
3 4 (11.43%) MapReduce
3 4 (11.43%) Memcached
4 1 (2.86%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (2.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (77.14%) Open Source
2 6 (17.14%) Social Media
2 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Scrum
2 23 (65.71%) Software Engineering
3 19 (54.29%) Analytics
4 10 (28.57%) Data Security
5 8 (22.86%) Cyber Security
6 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (14.29%) TDD
7 5 (14.29%) BDD
8 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.86%) Resource Management
8 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.86%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) Java
2 24 (68.57%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) Python
3 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
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