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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Kafka
Rank 436 429 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 13 26 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.061% 0.11% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 0
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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
7840 9052 8752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.87% 38.51% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6769 7819 7768
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
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 1 May 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 - 13 £60,000 -
Kafka
England

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 18 (94.74%) Hadoop
2 17 (89.47%) Big Data
3 16 (84.21%) SQL
4 15 (78.95%) Open Source
5 13 (68.42%) MapReduce
6 12 (63.16%) Apache Pig
6 12 (63.16%) Apache Hive
6 12 (63.16%) Apache Spark
7 10 (52.63%) Java
7 10 (52.63%) Scrum
8 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (42.11%) Scala
9 7 (36.84%) BDD
9 7 (36.84%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (36.84%) HBase
9 7 (36.84%) Redis
9 7 (36.84%) Analytics
9 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
9 7 (36.84%) HDFS
9 7 (36.84%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (36.84%) TDD
9 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
9 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (36.84%) C#
9 7 (36.84%) Apache
9 7 (36.84%) RDBMS
10 6 (31.58%) SAP
10 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (26.32%) Talend Open Studio
11 5 (26.32%) SAP Data Services

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 12 (63.16%) Apache Pig
1 12 (63.16%) Apache Spark
2 7 (36.84%) Apache
3 5 (26.32%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (15.79%) Confluence
5 1 (5.26%) Node.js
5 1 (5.26%) JBoss
5 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) Hadoop
2 17 (89.47%) Big Data
3 12 (63.16%) Apache Hive
4 7 (36.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (36.84%) HBase
4 7 (36.84%) Redis
4 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
4 7 (36.84%) RDBMS
5 5 (26.32%) SAP Data Services
5 5 (26.32%) Sqoop
5 5 (26.32%) PowerCenter
6 4 (21.05%) Apache Accumulo
7 2 (10.53%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (21.05%) Maven
3 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.26%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (26.32%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) XML
1 5 (26.32%) Lucene
1 5 (26.32%) Spring
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
3 3 (15.79%) REST
3 3 (15.79%) XSD
3 3 (15.79%) JDBC
3 3 (15.79%) SOAP
3 3 (15.79%) WSDL
4 1 (5.26%) Samza
4 1 (5.26%) Spring Integration
4 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.26%) Swing
4 1 (5.26%) J2SE
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.26%) Spring MVC
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) Open Source
2 5 (26.32%) User Experience
3 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
3 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) MapReduce
2 10 (52.63%) Scrum
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) BDD
4 7 (36.84%) Analytics
4 7 (36.84%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (36.84%) TDD
4 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (26.32%) Data Transformation
5 5 (26.32%) ETL
6 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Information Security
7 2 (10.53%) Data Security
7 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
8 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.26%) MVC
8 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) Scala
4 7 (36.84%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) HiveQL
5 5 (26.32%) C
5 5 (26.32%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) Go
6 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) HDFS
2 5 (26.32%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) SAP
2 5 (26.32%) Talend
2 5 (26.32%) Informatica
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
Staines/ Chandlers Ford, UK
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
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