Period
to 23 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 62 38
Rank change year-on-year +32 -24 +9
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 1 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.60% 1.01% 2.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.59% 1.83% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 8
Chester median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - -21.43%
10th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £35,375
90th Percentile £53,750 £63,500 £79,125
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% - -21.43%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 63 218 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 37.50% 55.05% 48.84%
Number of salaries quoted 60 195 134
Chester median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +11.84% +1.33%
10th Percentile £19,250 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,625 £55,000 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Chester

Kafka
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Kafka in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Azkaban
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Airflow
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (100.00%) Data Science

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (100.00%) Apache Airflow
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (100.00%) Azkaban
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Science
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL