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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Akka
Rank 838 825 857
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +32
Permanent jobs citing Akka 57 74 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.067% 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.16% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 42 42 18
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £120,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £43,750 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -5.40%

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
41418 44903 48724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.88% 40.94% 42.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35656 38028 43353
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 18 December 2014 within the UK.

Akka Salary Histogram in the UK

Akka
Top 17 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 18 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
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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 -12 54 £60,000 - 5
London +21 46 £60,000 -40.00% 4
City of London +7 7 £55,000 -54.16% 1
South East +5 7 £35,000 -15.15% 1
Hampshire - 4 £35,000 -
Southampton - 4 £35,000 -
Berkshire +5 1 - -
Chester +3 1 £26,000 -30.66%
Cheshire -14 1 £26,000 -30.66%
North West -24 1 £26,000 -30.66%
Middlesex - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 - - 1
Cardiff - 1 - -

Akka
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 94 (78.99%) Java
2 88 (73.95%) Scala
3 50 (42.02%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (39.50%) Linux
5 40 (33.61%) JavaScript
6 37 (31.09%) TDD
7 36 (30.25%) MongoDB
8 34 (28.57%) REST
8 34 (28.57%) SQL
9 31 (26.05%) CSS
10 29 (24.37%) Play Framework
11 28 (23.53%) Spring
12 26 (21.85%) Elasticsearch
13 25 (21.01%) MySQL
14 23 (19.33%) OO
14 23 (19.33%) Computer Science
14 23 (19.33%) Big Data
14 23 (19.33%) Hadoop
15 22 (18.49%) HTML
15 22 (18.49%) E-Commerce
16 21 (17.65%) Web Services
16 21 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (17.65%) NoSQL
17 20 (16.81%) Degree
18 18 (15.13%) JSON
18 18 (15.13%) Git (software)
18 18 (15.13%) Scrum
18 18 (15.13%) Amazon AWS
19 17 (14.29%) Functional Programming
19 17 (14.29%) OOP

Akka
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 26 (21.85%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (9.24%) Apache
3 9 (7.56%) Oracle Coherence
4 6 (5.04%) Node.js
4 6 (5.04%) OpenStack
5 5 (4.20%) Mule
5 5 (4.20%) Apache Solr
5 5 (4.20%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.68%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.84%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (1.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.13%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (11.76%) Heroku
3 13 (10.92%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (10.92%) Amazon S3
4 5 (4.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.84%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.88%) HTTP
2 2 (1.68%) Internet
2 2 (1.68%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (30.25%) MongoDB
2 25 (21.01%) MySQL
3 23 (19.33%) Hadoop
3 23 (19.33%) Big Data
4 21 (17.65%) NoSQL
5 14 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (10.92%) Amazon RDS
7 10 (8.40%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (7.56%) Couchbase
9 8 (6.72%) SQL Server
10 7 (5.88%) Redis
11 6 (5.04%) MemSQL
12 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.68%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.84%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.84%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 18 (15.13%) Git (software)
2 16 (13.45%) Jenkins
3 10 (8.40%) JUnit
4 7 (5.88%) Mockito
4 7 (5.88%) TeamCity
5 6 (5.04%) Gerrit
6 5 (4.20%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.36%) Maven
8 3 (2.52%) Subversion
9 2 (1.68%) HttpUnit
9 2 (1.68%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (12.61%) Finance
2 14 (11.76%) Front Office
3 11 (9.24%) Banking
4 8 (6.72%) Games
5 4 (3.36%) Advertising
6 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (76.47%) Developer
2 43 (36.13%) Java Developer
3 38 (31.93%) Scala Developer
4 13 (10.92%) PHP Developer
5 12 (10.08%) Programmer
6 11 (9.24%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.72%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) Java Programmer
9 4 (3.36%) Senior Programmer
9 4 (3.36%) Senior Java Programmer
10 3 (2.52%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (2.52%) Software Developer
11 2 (1.68%) Junior
11 2 (1.68%) Applications Developer
11 2 (1.68%) C# Developer
12 1 (0.84%) Junior Developer
12 1 (0.84%) Lead Developer
12 1 (0.84%) Technical Leader
12 1 (0.84%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (28.57%) REST
2 31 (26.05%) CSS
3 29 (24.37%) Play Framework
4 28 (23.53%) Spring
5 22 (18.49%) HTML
6 21 (17.65%) Web Services
7 18 (15.13%) JSON
8 12 (10.08%) RESTful
9 10 (8.40%) HTML5
9 10 (8.40%) AngularJS
10 9 (7.56%) Hibernate
11 8 (6.72%) jQuery
12 7 (5.88%) Grails
13 6 (5.04%) SOAP
13 6 (5.04%) Apache Camel
13 6 (5.04%) Kafka
14 5 (4.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (4.20%) Guice
14 5 (4.20%) ActiveMQ
14 5 (4.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.33%) Computer Science
2 15 (12.61%) Data Structures
2 15 (12.61%) Algorithms
3 8 (6.72%) Open Source
4 4 (3.36%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.52%) User Experience
5 3 (2.52%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (2.52%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.52%) Derivative
6 2 (1.68%) Equities
6 2 (1.68%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.68%) Video on Demand
6 2 (1.68%) Semantic Web
6 2 (1.68%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.84%) iPad
7 1 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.84%) Social Network
7 1 (0.84%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.84%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 47 (39.50%) Linux
2 6 (5.04%) UNIX
3 5 (4.20%) Solaris
3 5 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.84%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (42.02%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (31.09%) TDD
3 23 (19.33%) OO
4 22 (18.49%) E-Commerce
5 21 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (15.13%) Scrum
7 17 (14.29%) OOP
7 17 (14.29%) Functional Programming
8 16 (13.45%) MVC
9 14 (11.76%) Software Engineering
10 13 (10.92%) Multithreading
11 11 (9.24%) DevOps
12 10 (8.40%) Kanban
13 8 (6.72%) MapReduce
13 8 (6.72%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (6.72%) OO PHP
14 7 (5.88%) Extreme Programming
14 7 (5.88%) SOA
15 6 (5.04%) BDD
16 4 (3.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 94 (78.99%) Java
2 88 (73.95%) Scala
3 40 (33.61%) JavaScript
4 34 (28.57%) SQL
5 14 (11.76%) Python
6 13 (10.92%) PHP
7 9 (7.56%) Groovy
8 8 (6.72%) Haskell
9 7 (5.88%) Shell Script
10 6 (5.04%) Ruby
11 3 (2.52%) C#
12 2 (1.68%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.68%) Clojure
13 1 (0.84%) Golang
13 1 (0.84%) Erlang
13 1 (0.84%) C
13 1 (0.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (16.81%) Degree
2 5 (4.20%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (1.68%) Varnish
2 1 (0.84%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 11 (9.24%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.20%) yum
Vendors
1 13 (10.92%) Oracle
2 7 (5.88%) Google
3 5 (4.20%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.68%) Percona
4 2 (1.68%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.84%) DataSynapse
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West London
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