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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Kafka
Rank 376 451 456
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +5
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 23 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.075% 0.073%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 16
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £52,500 £51,750
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
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
6154 8440 7792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.01% 39.51% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5396 7352 6747
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 10 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +55 11 £51,500 +3.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 7 £65,000 - 2
Surrey +29 2 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Hampshire - 2 £62,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Kafka
England

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (62.16%) Hadoop
2 22 (59.46%) AngularJS
2 22 (59.46%) Apache Spark
3 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
4 19 (51.35%) Java
5 18 (48.65%) Scala
5 18 (48.65%) Big Data
6 17 (45.95%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (43.24%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (43.24%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (37.84%) C#
8 14 (37.84%) Apache
9 13 (35.14%) .NET
9 13 (35.14%) Scrum
9 13 (35.14%) Node.js
9 13 (35.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 13 (35.14%) Docker
10 12 (32.43%) Python
10 12 (32.43%) Software Engineering
11 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
11 11 (29.73%) Redis
11 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
12 10 (27.03%) NoSQL
12 10 (27.03%) Spring
12 10 (27.03%) Visualisation
12 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
13 9 (24.32%) Google
13 9 (24.32%) JSON
13 9 (24.32%) SQL

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 22 (59.46%) Apache Spark
2 14 (37.84%) Apache
3 6 (16.22%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (16.22%) nginx
3 6 (16.22%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.70%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (43.24%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (16.22%) IaaS
3 6 (16.22%) PaaS
4 4 (10.81%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) HTTP
1 6 (16.22%) IPv4
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (62.16%) Hadoop
2 18 (48.65%) Big Data
3 16 (43.24%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
4 11 (29.73%) Redis
5 10 (27.03%) NoSQL
6 6 (16.22%) Riak
7 5 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (8.11%) Data Mining
8 3 (8.11%) Neo4j
9 2 (5.41%) Apache Hive
10 1 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (2.70%) MySQL
10 1 (2.70%) RethinkDB
10 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
2 8 (21.62%) JIRA
3 7 (18.92%) Selenium
4 6 (16.22%) Bugzilla
4 6 (16.22%) gulp
4 6 (16.22%) Subversion
4 6 (16.22%) Trac
5 5 (13.51%) Grunt
6 3 (8.11%) Maven
6 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
7 2 (5.41%) Ant
8 1 (2.70%) Mocha
8 1 (2.70%) NSubstitute
8 1 (2.70%) NUnit
8 1 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
1 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.70%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (89.19%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Java Developer
3 8 (21.62%) .NET Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Big Data Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Senior Developer
5 6 (16.22%) C# Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Open Source Developer
6 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Java Scala Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Junior
7 3 (8.11%) Python Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Scala Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) AngularJS
2 13 (35.14%) .NET
2 13 (35.14%) Node.js
3 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
4 10 (27.03%) Spring
5 9 (24.32%) JSON
5 9 (24.32%) React
6 8 (21.62%) HTML
6 8 (21.62%) REST
7 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (16.22%) WebSockets
8 6 (16.22%) XML
9 5 (13.51%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (10.81%) RESTful
10 4 (10.81%) Web Services
11 3 (8.11%) Akka
11 3 (8.11%) Apache Avro
11 3 (8.11%) Celery
11 3 (8.11%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Visualisation
2 8 (21.62%) User Experience
3 6 (16.22%) PKI
4 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.41%) Cloud Native
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.41%) Physics
5 2 (5.41%) Statistics
6 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.70%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.70%) iPad
6 1 (2.70%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Android
3 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) Scrum
3 12 (32.43%) Software Engineering
4 8 (21.62%) Open Source
5 7 (18.92%) Mentoring
6 6 (16.22%) Automated Testing
6 6 (16.22%) Defensive Programming
6 6 (16.22%) High Availability
6 6 (16.22%) Logistics
6 6 (16.22%) Machine Learning
6 6 (16.22%) Memory Management
6 6 (16.22%) Open Source Development
6 6 (16.22%) SOA
6 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
6 6 (16.22%) User Stories
7 5 (13.51%) TDD
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.11%) Kanban
8 3 (8.11%) Multithreading
8 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
2 19 (51.35%) Java
3 18 (48.65%) Scala
4 14 (37.84%) C#
5 12 (32.43%) Python
6 9 (24.32%) SQL
7 7 (18.92%) F#
8 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell
8 6 (16.22%) R
9 3 (8.11%) Groovy
10 1 (2.70%) C
10 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 13 (35.14%) Docker
2 6 (16.22%) HDFS
2 6 (16.22%) KVM
2 6 (16.22%) VirtualBox
2 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Ambari
1 6 (16.22%) Hadoop YARN
1 6 (16.22%) Kibana
2 3 (8.11%) Ansible
3 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Google
2 6 (16.22%) Red Hat
2 6 (16.22%) VMware
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) Tableau
4 1 (2.70%) MapR
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