Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 155 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 8 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.26% 0.20% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Cambridge median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% - -
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year +50.00% - -

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 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 1,282 1,085 1,310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 41.65% 43.00% 47.76%
Number of salaries quoted 896 890 1,120
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,475 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% -

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 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Kafka in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 6 (75.00%) Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (50.00%) Data Science
4 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Hive
4 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (37.50%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Spark
4 3 (37.50%) Behavioural Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) Games
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)

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 3 (37.50%) Apache Spark
2 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
2 1 (12.50%) MQTT
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Hive
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
1 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) HBase
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) Sqoop
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Zeppelin
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) Impala
3 1 (12.50%) Power BI
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) GitLab
2 1 (12.50%) CircleCI
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Games
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Scientist
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Vision Scientist
2 1 (12.50%) Data Scientist
2 1 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Principal Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Research Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (12.50%) Akka
3 1 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) LDAP
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Sensu
3 1 (12.50%) SparkR
3 1 (12.50%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Internet of Things
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Data Science
4 3 (37.50%) Behavioural Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) API Development
5 2 (25.00%) API Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) ETL
5 2 (25.00%) MapReduce
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) R
3 2 (25.00%) Scala
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) Clojure
4 1 (12.50%) Erlang
4 1 (12.50%) Go
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (25.00%) HDFS
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Flume
3 1 (12.50%) Docker
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Oozie
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) Terraform
2 1 (12.50%) Ambari
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Consul
2 1 (12.50%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (12.50%) logstash
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (12.50%) CA
2 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
2 1 (12.50%) MapR
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SaltStack
2 1 (12.50%) SAP