Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 213 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 - +279
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 37 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.79% 0.35% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.92% 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 0
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% - -
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +3.70%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,927 2,130 2,509
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 41.26% 40.92% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,556 1,825 2,170
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £59,200 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Kafka as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in the East Midlands

Kafka
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Kafka in the East Midlands

Kafka
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Kafka in the East Midlands

Kafka
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +31 17 £63,750 +10.87% 4
Northamptonshire - 11 £53,500 - 1
Leicestershire -23 4 £42,500 -
Derbyshire +5 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Kafka
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 27 (72.97%) Java
2 24 (64.86%) SQL
3 21 (56.76%) Big Data
4 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (51.35%) Apache Spark
6 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
7 16 (43.24%) Hadoop
7 16 (43.24%) Finance
8 14 (37.84%) Test Automation
8 14 (37.84%) Apache Hive
8 14 (37.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (37.84%) Jenkins
9 12 (32.43%) Degree
9 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
9 12 (32.43%) Scala
9 12 (32.43%) Python
10 11 (29.73%) Linux
10 11 (29.73%) Gradle
10 11 (29.73%) HBase
10 11 (29.73%) Impala
11 10 (27.03%) Oozie
11 10 (27.03%) Unix
12 9 (24.32%) Oracle
12 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
12 9 (24.32%) RESTful
13 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
13 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
13 8 (21.62%) Integration Testing
13 8 (21.62%) JavaScript

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 19 (51.35%) Apache Spark
2 6 (16.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Alfresco
2 6 (16.22%) CMS
2 6 (16.22%) Liferay
3 3 (8.11%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.70%) Confluence
4 1 (2.70%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Azure Data Factory
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Apigee
2 1 (2.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) Big Data
2 16 (43.24%) Hadoop
3 14 (37.84%) Apache Hive
4 11 (29.73%) HBase
4 11 (29.73%) Impala
5 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
6 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
7 4 (10.81%) Power BI
7 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (8.11%) OLTP
9 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
9 2 (5.41%) Sqoop
10 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
10 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
10 1 (2.70%) MySQL
10 1 (2.70%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 14 (37.84%) Jenkins
2 11 (29.73%) Gradle
3 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
4 8 (21.62%) GitLab
5 6 (16.22%) Travis CI
6 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.70%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.70%) JIRA
7 1 (2.70%) JUnit
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (8.11%) Retail Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Big Data Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Senior Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Java Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Senior Big Data Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) Java Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) Technical Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Data Architect
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.11%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) RESTful
2 8 (21.62%) HTML
3 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
3 7 (18.92%) J2EE
3 7 (18.92%) Web Services
4 6 (16.22%) Apache Camel
4 6 (16.22%) HTML5
4 6 (16.22%) Node.js
4 6 (16.22%) WebCenter
5 4 (10.81%) .NET
5 4 (10.81%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (8.11%) LINQ
6 3 (8.11%) Spring Boot
7 2 (5.41%) CSS
7 2 (5.41%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (5.41%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (5.41%) PySpark
7 2 (5.41%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
2 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.62%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.70%) Fintech
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Linux
2 10 (27.03%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
3 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (37.84%) Test Automation
4 8 (21.62%) Analytics
4 8 (21.62%) Deployment Automation
4 8 (21.62%) Functional Programming
4 8 (21.62%) Integration Testing
4 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
5 7 (18.92%) Visualisation
6 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
6 6 (16.22%) SOA
7 5 (13.51%) ETL
7 5 (13.51%) Metadata Management
7 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (10.81%) Data Management
8 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
8 4 (10.81%) Master Data Management
8 4 (10.81%) Microservices
8 4 (10.81%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) Java
2 24 (64.86%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) Python
3 12 (32.43%) Scala
4 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
5 7 (18.92%) Java 8
6 4 (10.81%) C#
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Docker
2 3 (8.11%) Apache Flume
3 2 (5.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) Oozie
2 8 (21.62%) Puppet
3 6 (16.22%) TeamSite
4 3 (8.11%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (5.41%) Kibana
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.22%) Adobe
3 6 (16.22%) HP
3 6 (16.22%) OpenText
4 4 (10.81%) Alteryx
4 4 (10.81%) Hortonworks
4 4 (10.81%) Tableau
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) Xamarin