Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.34% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Cambridge median annual salary £65,000 - -
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £62,500 - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,326 938 1,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 40.96% 41.76% 44.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,003 812 1,168
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,300 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Cambridge

Kafka
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Kafka in Cambridge

Kafka
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in Cambridge over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Kafka in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 7 (63.64%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (54.55%) HBase
2 6 (54.55%) Apache Flume
2 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
2 6 (54.55%) Big Data
2 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 6 (54.55%) Hadoop
2 6 (54.55%) Puppet
3 5 (45.45%) Oozie
3 5 (45.45%) TeamCity
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Maven
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (45.45%) Build Automation
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (27.27%) NUnit
5 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 3 (27.27%) MySQL
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) MSMQ
5 3 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (27.27%) Fintech
6 2 (18.18%) Terraform
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Python

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
1 1 (9.09%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (9.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Big Data
1 6 (54.55%) Hadoop
1 6 (54.55%) HBase
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
4 1 (9.09%) Impala
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
1 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) Maven
2 5 (45.45%) TeamCity
3 3 (27.27%) NUnit
4 1 (9.09%) CircleCI
4 1 (9.09%) GitLab
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Automation Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Big Data Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Scientist
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Vision Scientist
4 1 (9.09%) Data Scientist
4 1 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Research Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (27.27%) MSMQ
3 1 (9.09%) Akka
3 1 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (9.09%) Sensu
3 1 (9.09%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Fintech
1 3 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) DevOps
2 5 (45.45%) Build Automation
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Computer Vision
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Science
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Statistics
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) Clojure
4 1 (9.09%) Erlang
4 1 (9.09%) Go
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) R
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) Scala
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) PhD
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (54.55%) Apache Flume
3 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (54.55%) Puppet
2 5 (45.45%) Oozie
3 2 (18.18%) Terraform
4 1 (9.09%) Ansible
4 1 (9.09%) Consul
4 1 (9.09%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
4 1 (9.09%) logstash
4 1 (9.09%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Cloudera
1 1 (9.09%) Hortonworks
1 1 (9.09%) MapR
1 1 (9.09%) SaltStack