Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 164 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 - -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 17 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.66% 0.18% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.58% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 0
Cambridge median annual salary £40,950 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.38% - -
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,950 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year +2.38% - -

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 1,077 1,192 1,198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 41.62% 43.90% 49.02%
Number of salaries quoted 792 960 1,011
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.51%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.51%

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 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Kafka in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 11 (64.71%) Hadoop
1 11 (64.71%) Apache Spark
1 11 (64.71%) Data Science
2 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (58.82%) QA
3 9 (52.94%) Analytics
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) Web Services
5 7 (41.18%) Finance
5 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 7 (41.18%) DevOps
6 6 (35.29%) Sqoop
6 6 (35.29%) Machine Learning
6 6 (35.29%) Big Data
6 6 (35.29%) Retail
6 6 (35.29%) Java
6 6 (35.29%) Python
7 5 (29.41%) SOAP
7 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) Apache
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
7 5 (29.41%) Google
7 5 (29.41%) Selenium
7 5 (29.41%) Degree
7 5 (29.41%) Law
7 5 (29.41%) Project Management
7 5 (29.41%) JMeter

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 11 (64.71%) Apache Spark
2 5 (29.41%) Apache
3 2 (11.76%) Apache Pig
3 2 (11.76%) Apache Solr
3 2 (11.76%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (29.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) Kerberos
2 2 (11.76%) SSL
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) Hadoop
2 6 (35.29%) Big Data
2 6 (35.29%) Sqoop
3 5 (29.41%) Apache Hive
4 4 (23.53%) HBase
4 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
5 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
6 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (11.76%) Apache Zeppelin
6 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
6 2 (11.76%) MySQL
6 2 (11.76%) Power BI
7 1 (5.88%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) JMeter
1 5 (29.41%) Selenium
1 5 (29.41%) SoapUI
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) GitLab
3 2 (11.76%) NUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Gradle
4 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Retail
3 5 (29.41%) Law
4 3 (17.65%) Banking
4 3 (17.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Consultant
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
1 5 (29.41%) Development Consultant
1 5 (29.41%) Graduate
1 5 (29.41%) Graduate Consultant
1 5 (29.41%) Graduate Software Consultant
1 5 (29.41%) Software Consultant
1 5 (29.41%) Software Development Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Hadoop Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Principal Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Hadoop Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Scientist
4 1 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Web Services
2 5 (29.41%) SOAP
3 4 (23.53%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (11.76%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (11.76%) LDAP
4 2 (11.76%) MSMQ
4 2 (11.76%) SparkR
5 1 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Fintech
1 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Data Science
2 9 (52.94%) Analytics
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) DevOps
4 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 6 (35.29%) Machine Learning
6 5 (29.41%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
6 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (29.41%) MapReduce
6 5 (29.41%) Project Management
6 5 (29.41%) Scrum
6 5 (29.41%) SDLC
7 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (17.65%) Data Governance
8 3 (17.65%) Data Management
8 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
8 3 (17.65%) ETL
8 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
8 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
1 6 (35.29%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
3 4 (23.53%) R
4 3 (17.65%) Scala
5 2 (11.76%) C#
6 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) QA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) HDFS
2 4 (23.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Flume
4 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Oozie
2 2 (11.76%) Ambari
2 2 (11.76%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (11.76%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Google
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Hortonworks
3 3 (17.65%) CA
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) SAP