Period
to 15 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 181 227 240
Rank change year-on-year +46 +13 -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 36 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.84% 0.17% 0.082%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.02% 0.39% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 5
East Midlands median annual salary £53,000 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.78% -21.74% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £49,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £61,250 £63,750
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 1,784 2,332 2,394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 41.83% 43.96% 39.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,344 2,022 2,065
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.06% -1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 +42 17 £63,750 +41.67% 2
Northamptonshire +17 12 £53,000 +11.58% 4
Leicestershire -16 6 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Derbyshire +21 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Kafka
England

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

1 23 (63.89%) Java
2 22 (61.11%) SQL
3 20 (55.56%) Big Data
4 18 (50.00%) Apache Spark
5 15 (41.67%) Finance
5 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (41.67%) Hadoop
6 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
7 13 (36.11%) Test Automation
7 13 (36.11%) Apache Hive
8 11 (30.56%) Computer Science
8 11 (30.56%) Degree
8 11 (30.56%) Gradle
9 10 (27.78%) Analytics
9 10 (27.78%) SOA
9 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
10 9 (25.00%) Linux
10 9 (25.00%) Scala
10 9 (25.00%) HBase
10 9 (25.00%) Impala
11 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (22.22%) Oozie
11 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
11 8 (22.22%) Docker
11 8 (22.22%) RESTful
11 8 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (22.22%) Unix
12 7 (19.44%) Python
12 7 (19.44%) Git (software)

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 18 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 5 (13.89%) NServiceBus
3 3 (8.33%) Apache Pig
4 2 (5.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Alfresco
4 2 (5.56%) Apache
4 2 (5.56%) CMS
4 2 (5.56%) Liferay
5 1 (2.78%) Confluence
5 1 (2.78%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Azure Data Factory
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Apigee
2 1 (2.78%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) Big Data
2 15 (41.67%) Hadoop
3 13 (36.11%) Apache Hive
4 9 (25.00%) HBase
4 9 (25.00%) Impala
5 5 (13.89%) OLTP
5 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
6 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (11.11%) NoSQL
6 4 (11.11%) Power BI
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
8 2 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 2 (5.56%) Spark SQL
8 2 (5.56%) Sqoop
9 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
9 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Gradle
2 8 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
4 6 (16.67%) GitLab
5 5 (13.89%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.56%) Travis CI
7 1 (2.78%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.78%) JIRA
7 1 (2.78%) JUnit
General
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (13.89%) Retail Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Advertising
5 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Senior Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Big Data Developer
5 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.89%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Data Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Hadoop Developer
7 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) RESTful
2 6 (16.67%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (16.67%) Spring Boot
3 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
3 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (13.89%) LINQ
4 4 (11.11%) HTML
4 4 (11.11%) Spark Streaming
5 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.33%) J2EE
5 3 (8.33%) Spring
5 3 (8.33%) Web Services
6 2 (5.56%) Apache Camel
6 2 (5.56%) CSS
6 2 (5.56%) HTML5
6 2 (5.56%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (5.56%) Node.js
6 2 (5.56%) PySpark
6 2 (5.56%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.78%) Fintech
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
3 13 (36.11%) Test Automation
4 11 (30.56%) Computer Science
5 10 (27.78%) Analytics
5 10 (27.78%) SOA
6 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 6 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
8 6 (16.67%) Functional Programming
8 6 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Microservices
8 6 (16.67%) MVC
8 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Visualisation
9 5 (13.89%) ETL
9 5 (13.89%) SOLID
10 4 (11.11%) Master Data Management
10 4 (11.11%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) Java
2 22 (61.11%) SQL
3 9 (25.00%) Scala
4 7 (19.44%) Python
5 6 (16.67%) C#
6 4 (11.11%) Java 8
6 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.78%) Java 9
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Docker
2 5 (13.89%) Apache Flume
3 2 (5.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Oozie
2 6 (16.67%) Puppet
3 5 (13.89%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (5.56%) TeamSite
5 1 (2.78%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) Alteryx
3 4 (11.11%) Hortonworks
3 4 (11.11%) Tableau
4 2 (5.56%) Adobe
4 2 (5.56%) HP
4 2 (5.56%) OpenText
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Xamarin