Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Kafka skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Kafka over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 108 -
Rank change year-on-year +27 - -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 52 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.72% 1.08% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.65% 1.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 0
Brighton median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% - -
East Sussex median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year +40.00% - -

Kafka is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,118 954 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 58.53% 57.26% 43.76%
Number of salaries quoted 943 860 638
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing Kafka as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Brighton

Kafka
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Kafka in Brighton

Kafka
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in Brighton over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Kafka in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing Kafka also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 46 (88.46%) Big Data
2 45 (86.54%) Go
3 39 (75.00%) Linux
4 38 (73.08%) Java
5 37 (71.15%) Python
6 33 (63.46%) PostgreSQL
7 29 (55.77%) Jenkins
8 28 (53.85%) Impala
8 28 (53.85%) Cloudera
8 28 (53.85%) Apache Hive
9 26 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (48.08%) Hadoop
10 25 (48.08%) Machine Learning
11 23 (44.23%) Scala
11 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (42.31%) Hortonworks
12 22 (42.31%) TeamCity
12 22 (42.31%) Git (software)
12 22 (42.31%) Docker
13 21 (40.38%) Deep Learning
13 21 (40.38%) Sqoop
13 21 (40.38%) Hadoop YARN
13 21 (40.38%) MLlib
13 21 (40.38%) TensorFlow
13 21 (40.38%) Keras
13 21 (40.38%) Apache Flume
13 21 (40.38%) MapReduce
13 21 (40.38%) Data Warehouse
13 21 (40.38%) Shell Script
14 19 (36.54%) SQL

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 16 (30.77%) CloudStack
1 16 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (21.15%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (88.46%) Big Data
2 33 (63.46%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (53.85%) Apache Hive
3 28 (53.85%) Impala
4 25 (48.08%) Hadoop
5 21 (40.38%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (40.38%) Sqoop
6 9 (17.31%) HBase
7 6 (11.54%) Redis
8 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.92%) Blockchain
9 1 (1.92%) icCube
9 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (55.77%) Jenkins
2 22 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 22 (42.31%) TeamCity
3 16 (30.77%) GitLab
4 6 (11.54%) JUnit
5 2 (3.85%) CircleCI
5 2 (3.85%) Maven
6 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.92%) Selenium
General
1 14 (26.92%) Marketing
2 5 (9.62%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (50.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 22 (42.31%) Data Engineer
3 21 (40.38%) Hadoop Engineer
4 20 (38.46%) Architect
5 16 (30.77%) J2EE Architect
5 16 (30.77%) Java Architect
5 16 (30.77%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 15 (28.85%) Senior Data Engineer
6 15 (28.85%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
7 6 (11.54%) Database Engineer
7 6 (11.54%) Software Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) Big Data Software Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (5.77%) Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Big Data Architect
11 2 (3.85%) Big Data Solutions Architect
11 2 (3.85%) Data Architect
11 2 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
12 1 (1.92%) Cloud Engineer
12 1 (1.92%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (40.38%) Keras
1 21 (40.38%) MLlib
1 21 (40.38%) TensorFlow
2 16 (30.77%) Flask
2 16 (30.77%) J2EE
3 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.85%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.92%) Node.js
5 1 (1.92%) React
5 1 (1.92%) Redux
5 1 (1.92%) Spring
5 1 (1.92%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) User Experience
2 6 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 39 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (48.08%) Machine Learning
3 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (40.38%) Deep Learning
4 21 (40.38%) MapReduce
5 18 (34.62%) Open Source
6 17 (32.69%) Analytics
7 16 (30.77%) Configuration Management
8 15 (28.85%) Data Engineering
8 15 (28.85%) Operations Research
8 15 (28.85%) Software Delivery
9 11 (21.15%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (11.54%) Data Science
11 6 (11.54%) Scrum
11 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
12 4 (7.69%) Microservices
13 2 (3.85%) Coaching
13 2 (3.85%) Commercial Awareness
13 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (86.54%) Go
2 38 (73.08%) Java
3 37 (71.15%) Python
4 23 (44.23%) Scala
5 21 (40.38%) Shell Script
6 19 (36.54%) SQL
7 16 (30.77%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.92%) Java 8
9 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 22 (42.31%) Docker
2 21 (40.38%) Apache Flume
3 16 (30.77%) vSphere
4 6 (11.54%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (40.38%) Hadoop YARN
2 19 (36.54%) Kubernetes
3 17 (32.69%) Ansible
3 17 (32.69%) Puppet
4 16 (30.77%) logstash
4 16 (30.77%) Rancher
5 2 (3.85%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) Cloudera
2 22 (42.31%) Hortonworks
3 16 (30.77%) SaltStack
3 16 (30.77%) VMware
4 2 (3.85%) Vertica
5 1 (1.92%) Apigee
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) Splunk