The table below looks at the statistics for Kafka skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kafka over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Kafka
Rank 205 208 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 13 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.28% 0.13% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 0
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -13.51%
Kafka
South East

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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1694 1913 2311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 36.10% 41.02% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1500 1657 2138
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Kafka
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Kafka across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Kafka Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Kafka
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Kafka across the Surrey region.

Kafka Salary Trend in Surrey

Kafka
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Kafka across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Kafka Salary Histogram in Surrey

Kafka
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 December 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
(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
Guildford - 12 £52,500 -
Kafka
South East

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) Spring
2 13 (86.67%) Hadoop
3 11 (73.33%) Web Services
4 10 (66.67%) XML
4 10 (66.67%) Lucene
5 9 (60.00%) SQL
5 9 (60.00%) Maven
5 9 (60.00%) Big Data
5 9 (60.00%) Apache Accumulo
5 9 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (53.33%) JDBC
6 8 (53.33%) SOAP
6 8 (53.33%) XSD
6 8 (53.33%) WSDL
6 8 (53.33%) Scrum
6 8 (53.33%) REST
7 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
8 6 (40.00%) HTML
8 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (40.00%) CSS
8 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (40.00%) Open Source
8 6 (40.00%) Cyber Security
9 5 (33.33%) J2EE
9 5 (33.33%) JBoss
9 5 (33.33%) JIRA
9 5 (33.33%) Confluence
9 5 (33.33%) Jenkins

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 9 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (33.33%) JBoss
2 5 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) Hadoop
2 9 (60.00%) Big Data
2 9 (60.00%) Apache Accumulo
3 4 (26.67%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Maven
2 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (33.33%) JIRA
4 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (86.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) Spring
2 11 (73.33%) Web Services
3 10 (66.67%) XML
3 10 (66.67%) Lucene
4 8 (53.33%) XSD
4 8 (53.33%) JDBC
4 8 (53.33%) SOAP
4 8 (53.33%) WSDL
4 8 (53.33%) REST
5 6 (40.00%) HTML
5 6 (40.00%) CSS
6 5 (33.33%) J2EE
7 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
7 4 (26.67%) jQuery
7 4 (26.67%) Swing
8 3 (20.00%) Spring Integration
8 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
8 3 (20.00%) Django
8 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (13.33%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) MVS
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Scrum
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (40.00%) Cyber Security
4 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
4 4 (26.67%) Data Security
5 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security
6 2 (13.33%) Web Development
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.67%) MapReduce
7 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Ambari
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) SAP