Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 161 180
Rank change year-on-year +2 +19 -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 35 43 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.94% 1.11% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.04% 2.40% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 26 37 5
Bristol median annual salary £60,000 £73,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.81% +39.05% -
10th Percentile £43,500 £51,250 £43,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £60,000
South West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year - -2.22% -16.67%

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 Bristol with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,717 1,789 1,423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 45.90% 46.26% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,427 1,538 1,317
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,500 £27,150
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Bristol

Kafka
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Kafka in Bristol

Kafka
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Kafka in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) Java
2 19 (54.29%) NoSQL
3 18 (51.43%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (48.57%) Software Engineering
5 16 (45.71%) .NET
5 16 (45.71%) REST
5 16 (45.71%) DevOps
6 15 (42.86%) Amazon Kinesis
6 15 (42.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 15 (42.86%) Amazon Redshift
6 15 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
6 15 (42.86%) Amazon S3
7 14 (40.00%) C#
8 13 (37.14%) Python
8 13 (37.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (37.14%) Redis
9 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (34.29%) Big Data
9 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (34.29%) SQL
9 12 (34.29%) Scrum
9 12 (34.29%) .NET Core
9 12 (34.29%) Akka.NET
10 11 (31.43%) Docker
10 11 (31.43%) Functional Programming
11 10 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
11 10 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
11 10 (28.57%) Disruptive Innovation
11 10 (28.57%) TeamCity

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 7 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 18 (51.43%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
2 15 (42.86%) Amazon Kinesis
2 15 (42.86%) Amazon S3
3 13 (37.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (25.71%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (25.71%) Slack
6 5 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (14.29%) Serverless
7 2 (5.71%) IaaS
7 2 (5.71%) PaaS
7 2 (5.71%) SaaS
8 1 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) SMS
2 5 (14.29%) MQTT
3 2 (5.71%) SSL
4 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) NoSQL
2 15 (42.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 15 (42.86%) Amazon Redshift
3 13 (37.14%) Redis
4 12 (34.29%) Big Data
5 9 (25.71%) Hadoop
5 9 (25.71%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (22.86%) MongoDB
7 7 (20.00%) RDBMS
7 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (14.29%) Neo4j
9 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
10 2 (5.71%) CouchDB
11 1 (2.86%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
1 10 (28.57%) TeamCity
2 9 (25.71%) CircleCI
2 9 (25.71%) GoCD
3 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.71%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.71%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.86%) Gatling
General
1 9 (25.71%) Games
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 4 (11.43%) Electronics
3 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
3 4 (11.43%) Marketing
3 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) AWS Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Software Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) .NET Software Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) AWS Software Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) C# Software Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Developer
4 5 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Data Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Team Leader
6 3 (8.57%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering Team Leader
6 3 (8.57%) Software Team Leader
6 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.71%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) .NET
1 16 (45.71%) REST
2 12 (34.29%) .NET Core
2 12 (34.29%) Akka.NET
2 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
4 3 (8.57%) NHibernate
4 3 (8.57%) Velocity
5 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.71%) CSS
5 2 (5.71%) HTML
5 2 (5.71%) HTML5
5 2 (5.71%) JSON
6 1 (2.86%) Ramda
6 1 (2.86%) React
6 1 (2.86%) RxJS
6 1 (2.86%) Scalaz
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Blog
3 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Unix
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) Software Engineering
3 16 (45.71%) DevOps
4 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (34.29%) Scrum
5 11 (31.43%) Functional Programming
6 10 (28.57%) Disruptive Innovation
6 10 (28.57%) Kanban
6 10 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 9 (25.71%) Continuous Deployment
8 6 (17.14%) Data Engineering
8 6 (17.14%) Data Science
9 5 (14.29%) ETL
9 5 (14.29%) Microservices
9 5 (14.29%) OO
9 5 (14.29%) TDD
9 5 (14.29%) Use Case
10 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (11.43%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) Java
2 14 (40.00%) C#
3 13 (37.14%) Python
4 12 (34.29%) SQL
5 10 (28.57%) Scala
6 4 (11.43%) Java 8
7 3 (8.57%) Clojure
8 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.86%) ES6
9 1 (2.86%) Haskell
9 1 (2.86%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) Grafana
2 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Google
2 4 (11.43%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) WSO2