Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 171 197
Rank change year-on-year +35 +26 -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 58 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.63% 0.18% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.60% 0.41% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 51 5 2
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £42,500 £43,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,500 £52,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% -

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 1,611 1,456 1,619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 45.20% 43.76% 44.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,387 1,211 1,496
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +6.41% +6.85%

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 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Kafka in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 36 (62.07%) Java
2 34 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (56.90%) Apache Spark
4 31 (53.45%) Microservices
5 30 (51.72%) Software Engineering
6 28 (48.28%) Amazon AWS
7 23 (39.66%) Functional Programming
8 22 (37.93%) Scala
9 19 (32.76%) Python
10 17 (29.31%) SQL
10 17 (29.31%) MongoDB
11 16 (27.59%) .NET
11 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
12 15 (25.86%) Go
12 15 (25.86%) Relational Database
12 15 (25.86%) RDBMS
12 15 (25.86%) Telecoms
12 15 (25.86%) Clojure
13 14 (24.14%) NoSQL
13 14 (24.14%) REST
13 14 (24.14%) JSON
14 13 (22.41%) TDD
14 13 (22.41%) RESTful
15 12 (20.69%) RabbitMQ
15 12 (20.69%) Google
15 12 (20.69%) Haskell
15 12 (20.69%) F#
15 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
15 12 (20.69%) C#
15 12 (20.69%) Data Engineering

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 33 (56.90%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.90%) Apache
3 3 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 28 (48.28%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (18.97%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (17.24%) Amazon Kinesis
3 10 (17.24%) Amazon S3
3 10 (17.24%) AWS Lambda
3 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (17.24%) SaaS
3 10 (17.24%) Serverless
4 5 (8.62%) G Suite
4 5 (8.62%) GitHub
4 5 (8.62%) Heroku
4 5 (8.62%) IaaS
4 5 (8.62%) PaaS
4 5 (8.62%) Slack
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) HTTP
2 3 (5.17%) SSL
3 2 (3.45%) Internet
3 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.72%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) MongoDB
2 15 (25.86%) RDBMS
2 15 (25.86%) Relational Database
3 14 (24.14%) NoSQL
4 11 (18.97%) Neo4j
4 11 (18.97%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (17.24%) Amazon Redshift
6 9 (15.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
8 5 (8.62%) CouchDB
9 4 (6.90%) Big Data
10 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.72%) HBase
11 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.07%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.34%) JIRA
4 5 (8.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (8.62%) Mercurial
5 3 (5.17%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.72%) Gradle
6 1 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (25.86%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.07%) Finance
3 5 (8.62%) Retail
4 4 (6.90%) Electronics
4 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.90%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (51.72%) Developer
2 16 (27.59%) Scala Developer
3 14 (24.14%) Java Developer
4 12 (20.69%) Data Engineer
5 10 (17.24%) AWS Engineer
6 9 (15.52%) Software Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Java Scala Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Salesforce Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Software Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Development Manager
10 3 (5.17%) Java Engineer
10 3 (5.17%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (5.17%) Software Development Manager
10 3 (5.17%) Software Manager
11 2 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (3.45%) Java Development Manager
11 2 (3.45%) Python Software Engineer
11 2 (3.45%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) .NET
2 14 (24.14%) JSON
2 14 (24.14%) REST
3 13 (22.41%) RESTful
4 12 (20.69%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (17.24%) AngularJS
5 10 (17.24%) Apache Flex
6 7 (12.07%) Web Services
7 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
8 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (8.62%) CSS
8 5 (8.62%) HTML
8 5 (8.62%) HTML5
8 5 (8.62%) XML
9 2 (3.45%) Node.js
9 2 (3.45%) Ramda
9 2 (3.45%) React
9 2 (3.45%) Spring
10 1 (1.72%) Redux
10 1 (1.72%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Algorithms
1 11 (18.97%) Digital Media
2 10 (17.24%) User Experience
3 5 (8.62%) Public Cloud
4 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.45%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.72%) IPTV
6 1 (1.72%) Media Streaming
6 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (53.45%) Microservices
3 30 (51.72%) Software Engineering
4 23 (39.66%) Functional Programming
5 13 (22.41%) TDD
6 12 (20.69%) Data Engineering
6 12 (20.69%) Data Science
7 10 (17.24%) Scrum
7 10 (17.24%) Use Case
8 6 (10.34%) CRM
8 6 (10.34%) DevOps
8 6 (10.34%) ITIL
8 6 (10.34%) MVC
8 6 (10.34%) OO
8 6 (10.34%) Test Automation
9 5 (8.62%) BDD
9 5 (8.62%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (8.62%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 5 (8.62%) Server Patching
9 5 (8.62%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 36 (62.07%) Java
2 22 (37.93%) Scala
3 19 (32.76%) Python
4 17 (29.31%) SQL
5 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
6 15 (25.86%) Clojure
6 15 (25.86%) Go
7 12 (20.69%) C#
7 12 (20.69%) F#
7 12 (20.69%) Haskell
8 10 (17.24%) Erlang
8 10 (17.24%) Lisp
9 5 (8.62%) Bash Shell
10 3 (5.17%) C++
11 1 (1.72%) GraphQL
11 1 (1.72%) R
11 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) MiFID
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.72%) Simian Army
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) Google
2 5 (8.62%) Apple
2 5 (8.62%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (6.90%) SAP
4 1 (1.72%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.72%) Hortonworks