The table below looks at the statistics for Akka skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Akka over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Akka
Rank 779 873 885
Rank change year-on-year
+94 +12
Permanent jobs citing Akka 120 59 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.050% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.12% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 96 41 5
Average salary £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £47,500 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £70,000 £55,300
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41821 47620 44610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.71% 40.10% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35593 40144 38834
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Akka
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Akka Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Akka
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Akka within the UK.

Akka Salary Trend in the UK

Akka
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Akka over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 within the UK.

Akka Salary Histogram in the UK

Akka
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Akka within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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
England +86 112 £62,500 +4.16% 15
London +58 91 £62,500 +4.16% 10
North West - 13 £50,000 - 3
City of London +24 8 £55,000 - 2
Manchester - 8 £55,000 - 2
Cheshire - 5 £38,750 - 1
East of England - 5 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £60,000 -
South West - 3 £67,500 -
Wales - 3 £65,000 -
Bristol - 3 £67,500 -
Chester - 3 £43,750 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £67,500 -
Cambridge - 2 £67,500 -
Cardiff - 2 £65,000 -
Potters Bar - 2 £60,000 -
South Wales - 2 £65,000 -
North Wales - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £60,000 -

Akka
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Akka 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 Akka.

1 147 (76.56%) Java
2 142 (73.96%) Scala
3 98 (51.04%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (33.85%) TDD
5 56 (29.17%) Spring
6 50 (26.04%) REST
7 48 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 45 (23.44%) Finance
9 44 (22.92%) Python
10 43 (22.40%) NoSQL
11 40 (20.83%) Play Framework
12 39 (20.31%) Functional Programming
13 38 (19.79%) Hadoop
14 37 (19.27%) MongoDB
15 36 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
15 36 (18.75%) JavaScript
16 35 (18.23%) Git (software)
16 35 (18.23%) Multithreading
17 33 (17.19%) Groovy
17 33 (17.19%) SQL
18 31 (16.15%) Grails
19 29 (15.10%) Front Office
19 29 (15.10%) Big Data
19 29 (15.10%) Elasticsearch
20 28 (14.58%) Open Source
20 28 (14.58%) Degree
21 27 (14.06%) Hibernate
21 27 (14.06%) Oracle
21 27 (14.06%) Computer Science
22 26 (13.54%) Docker

Akka
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Akka 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 Akka. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (15.10%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (10.94%) Apache Spark
3 17 (8.85%) Apache Solr
4 13 (6.77%) Oracle Coherence
5 12 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
6 11 (5.73%) Apache
7 10 (5.21%) Tomcat
8 8 (4.17%) OpenStack
9 5 (2.60%) Jetty
9 5 (2.60%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (1.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.90%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.25%) Heroku
3 11 (5.73%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (4.17%) PaaS
5 5 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (2.08%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.56%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.73%) HTTP
2 4 (2.08%) DSL
2 4 (2.08%) AMQP
3 3 (1.56%) Broadband
4 1 (0.52%) Network Security
4 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (22.40%) NoSQL
2 38 (19.79%) Hadoop
3 37 (19.27%) MongoDB
4 36 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 29 (15.10%) Big Data
6 25 (13.02%) MySQL
7 22 (11.46%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (11.46%) Relational Database
8 21 (10.94%) Couchbase
9 19 (9.90%) Redis
10 12 (6.25%) Riak
10 12 (6.25%) SQL Server
11 9 (4.69%) RDBMS
11 9 (4.69%) Apache Hive
12 8 (4.17%) MemSQL
13 7 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (1.56%) DB2
15 3 (1.56%) SAP Data Services
16 1 (0.52%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 35 (18.23%) Git (software)
2 17 (8.85%) Jenkins
3 16 (8.33%) Maven
4 13 (6.77%) JUnit
4 13 (6.77%) Mercurial
5 12 (6.25%) Gerrit
6 11 (5.73%) Cucumber
7 9 (4.69%) Mockito
7 9 (4.69%) TeamCity
8 7 (3.65%) Eclipse
9 6 (3.13%) Gradle
10 5 (2.60%) Hamcrest
11 4 (2.08%) Ant
11 4 (2.08%) JIRA
11 4 (2.08%) TestNG
11 4 (2.08%) Android Studio
12 3 (1.56%) IntelliJ
12 3 (1.56%) PowerDesigner
13 2 (1.04%) Subversion
13 2 (1.04%) HttpUnit
General
1 45 (23.44%) Finance
2 29 (15.10%) Front Office
3 16 (8.33%) Banking
4 8 (4.17%) Advertising
5 7 (3.65%) Marketing
6 4 (2.08%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.56%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.04%) Electronics
8 2 (1.04%) Games
8 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.04%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (54.17%) Developer
2 58 (30.21%) Scala Developer
3 51 (26.56%) Java Developer
4 30 (15.63%) Software Engineer
5 23 (11.98%) Senior Developer
6 19 (9.90%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (5.21%) Team Leader
7 10 (5.21%) Programmer
8 8 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (4.17%) Administrator
8 8 (4.17%) Technical Leader
8 8 (4.17%) C Software Engineer
8 8 (4.17%) Python Software Engineer
9 7 (3.65%) Java Team Leader
10 6 (3.13%) Java Programmer
10 6 (3.13%) Development Team Leader
10 6 (3.13%) Senior Programmer
10 6 (3.13%) Senior Java Programmer
10 6 (3.13%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (29.17%) Spring
2 50 (26.04%) REST
3 40 (20.83%) Play Framework
4 31 (16.15%) Grails
5 27 (14.06%) Hibernate
6 26 (13.54%) JSON
6 26 (13.54%) spray
7 25 (13.02%) Kafka
7 25 (13.02%) Web Services
8 24 (12.50%) HTML
9 21 (10.94%) RESTful
10 20 (10.42%) CSS
11 15 (7.81%) JMS
12 14 (7.29%) jQuery
13 11 (5.73%) RabbitMQ
14 10 (5.21%) XML
15 9 (4.69%) Java RMI
15 9 (4.69%) JavaSpaces
15 9 (4.69%) SOAP
15 9 (4.69%) gevent
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.58%) Open Source
2 27 (14.06%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 10 (5.21%) Derivative
4 10 (5.21%) Algorithms
5 9 (4.69%) Equity Derivative
6 6 (3.13%) Data Structures
6 6 (3.13%) Kindle
6 6 (3.13%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.60%) Equities
8 3 (1.56%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.56%) Semantic Web
8 3 (1.56%) Linked Data
9 2 (1.04%) PlayStation
9 2 (1.04%) iPad
9 2 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.04%) DTV
9 2 (1.04%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.52%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.50%) Linux
2 5 (2.60%) Android
2 5 (2.60%) UNIX
3 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (51.04%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (33.85%) TDD
3 48 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 39 (20.31%) Functional Programming
5 35 (18.23%) Multithreading
6 24 (12.50%) Scrum
7 23 (11.98%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (10.94%) OO
9 17 (8.85%) BDD
10 16 (8.33%) Software Architecture
11 15 (7.81%) SOA
12 14 (7.29%) E-Commerce
13 13 (6.77%) Data Management
14 12 (6.25%) Unit Testing
14 12 (6.25%) DevOps
14 12 (6.25%) Concurrent Programming
15 11 (5.73%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (5.73%) Waterfall
16 10 (5.21%) Analytics
16 10 (5.21%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 147 (76.56%) Java
2 142 (73.96%) Scala
3 44 (22.92%) Python
4 36 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 33 (17.19%) SQL
5 33 (17.19%) Groovy
6 25 (13.02%) Ruby
7 23 (11.98%) Go
8 20 (10.42%) Clojure
9 18 (9.38%) Erlang
10 15 (7.81%) C#
11 9 (4.69%) C
12 8 (4.17%) Shell Script
12 8 (4.17%) C++
12 8 (4.17%) Haskell
13 6 (3.13%) R
14 4 (2.08%) PHP
15 2 (1.04%) Perl
16 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (14.58%) Degree
2 7 (3.65%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (13.54%) Docker
2 9 (4.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.52%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 20 (10.42%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (6.25%) Puppet
3 9 (4.69%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.56%) Mesos
Vendors
1 27 (14.06%) Oracle
2 5 (2.60%) Akamai
2 5 (2.60%) SAP
3 3 (1.56%) Tableau
3 3 (1.56%) Sybase
3 3 (1.56%) Business Objects
3 3 (1.56%) Jaspersoft
4 2 (1.04%) Percona
4 2 (1.04%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.52%) Google
5 1 (0.52%) DataSynapse
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Salary: £55000 per annum
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Salary: £44000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
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Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
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Salary: Very High
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Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £75k - 80k per year
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Sensatus UK Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 depending on experience. Flexible working options.
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
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