Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
South West > Bristol
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 178 -
Rank change year-on-year +45 - -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 66 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.71% 0.23% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.98% 0.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 55 7 0
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £67,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.93% - -
South West median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.16% -

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 1,660 1,588 1,515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 43.11% 45.00% 43.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,428 1,353 1,397
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £61,250
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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Kafka in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 44 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (60.61%) Java
3 38 (57.58%) Software Engineering
4 35 (53.03%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (39.39%) Python
5 26 (39.39%) Apache Spark
6 25 (37.88%) NoSQL
7 24 (36.36%) SQL
7 24 (36.36%) Microservices
8 23 (34.85%) Functional Programming
8 23 (34.85%) REST
9 21 (31.82%) Google Cloud Platform
9 21 (31.82%) .NET
10 20 (30.30%) C#
10 20 (30.30%) Scala
10 20 (30.30%) Amazon S3
10 20 (30.30%) Google
10 20 (30.30%) Amazon Kinesis
10 20 (30.30%) Amazon Redshift
11 19 (28.79%) Microsoft Azure
12 17 (25.76%) DevOps
13 16 (24.24%) Scrum
14 15 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
14 15 (22.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 15 (22.73%) Big Data
15 14 (21.21%) MongoDB
15 14 (21.21%) Test Automation
15 14 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (21.21%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (19.70%) TDD

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 26 (39.39%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.55%) Apache
2 3 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 35 (53.03%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (31.82%) Google Cloud Platform
3 20 (30.30%) Amazon Kinesis
3 20 (30.30%) Amazon S3
4 19 (28.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (18.18%) Slack
7 10 (15.15%) AWS Lambda
7 10 (15.15%) Serverless
8 9 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (12.12%) SaaS
10 6 (9.09%) GitHub
11 5 (7.58%) G Suite
11 5 (7.58%) Heroku
12 3 (4.55%) IaaS
12 3 (4.55%) PaaS
13 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) SMS
2 5 (7.58%) MQTT
3 3 (4.55%) HTTP
3 3 (4.55%) SSL
4 2 (3.03%) Internet
4 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.88%) NoSQL
2 20 (30.30%) Amazon Redshift
3 15 (22.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 15 (22.73%) Big Data
4 14 (21.21%) MongoDB
4 14 (21.21%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (19.70%) RDBMS
5 13 (19.70%) Redis
5 13 (19.70%) Relational Database
6 10 (15.15%) Hadoop
6 10 (15.15%) Neo4j
7 8 (12.12%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
9 3 (4.55%) CouchDB
10 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.52%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Octopus Deploy
1 10 (15.15%) TeamCity
2 9 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 7 (10.61%) CircleCI
3 7 (10.61%) GoCD
4 5 (7.58%) JIRA
5 3 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.55%) Mercurial
5 3 (4.55%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.52%) Gatling
General
1 12 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Games
2 7 (10.61%) Retail
3 6 (9.09%) Electronics
3 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Developer
2 16 (24.24%) AWS Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.18%) Scala Developer
3 12 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) Data Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) C# Developer
6 6 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 6 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) AWS Software Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Java Scala Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Salesforce Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.85%) REST
2 21 (31.82%) .NET
3 12 (18.18%) .NET Core
3 12 (18.18%) Akka.NET
3 12 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (18.18%) RESTful
4 10 (15.15%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (12.12%) JSON
6 7 (10.61%) Web Services
7 6 (9.09%) AngularJS
8 5 (7.58%) Apache Flex
8 5 (7.58%) XML
9 3 (4.55%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (4.55%) CSS
9 3 (4.55%) HTML
9 3 (4.55%) HTML5
9 3 (4.55%) NHibernate
9 3 (4.55%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 8 (12.12%) User Experience
3 6 (9.09%) Digital Media
4 5 (7.58%) Public Cloud
5 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.03%) Digital TV
7 1 (1.52%) Blog
7 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.52%) IPTV
7 1 (1.52%) Media Streaming
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.52%) Linux
1 1 (1.52%) Unix
1 1 (1.52%) Windows
1 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (57.58%) Software Engineering
3 24 (36.36%) Microservices
4 23 (34.85%) Functional Programming
5 17 (25.76%) DevOps
6 16 (24.24%) Scrum
7 14 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (21.21%) Test Automation
8 13 (19.70%) TDD
9 12 (18.18%) Data Engineering
9 12 (18.18%) Data Science
10 11 (16.67%) Kanban
11 10 (15.15%) Continuous Deployment
11 10 (15.15%) Use Case
12 9 (13.64%) Disruptive Innovation
13 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (10.61%) OO
14 6 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
14 6 (9.09%) Programme Management
15 5 (7.58%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (60.61%) Java
2 26 (39.39%) Python
3 24 (36.36%) SQL
4 20 (30.30%) C#
4 20 (30.30%) Scala
5 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
6 11 (16.67%) Clojure
7 10 (15.15%) Go
8 7 (10.61%) Haskell
9 6 (9.09%) F#
9 6 (9.09%) Lisp
10 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
10 5 (7.58%) Erlang
11 3 (4.55%) Java 8
12 2 (3.03%) C++
13 1 (1.52%) ES6
13 1 (1.52%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.52%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) GCP
System Software
1 13 (19.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.03%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.52%) Ansible
3 1 (1.52%) Grafana
3 1 (1.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (30.30%) Google
2 6 (9.09%) SAP
3 5 (7.58%) Apple
3 5 (7.58%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.52%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.52%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.52%) WSO2