Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 208 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - +271
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 21 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.44% 0.27% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.06% 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 0
East Midlands median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.00% - -
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 1,972 2,066 2,375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 41.09% 40.05% 36.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,645 1,762 2,033
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,900 £55,000
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +27 10 £61,250 +22.50% 4
Northamptonshire - 6 £65,000 - 2
Leicestershire -15 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Kafka
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 12 (57.14%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Big Data
4 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 9 (42.86%) Hadoop
4 9 (42.86%) Apache Spark
5 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (38.10%) Python
6 7 (33.33%) Oracle
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 6 (28.57%) Visualisation
7 6 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (28.57%) Java 8
8 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
8 5 (23.81%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) ETL
8 5 (23.81%) HTML
8 5 (23.81%) J2EE
8 5 (23.81%) Web Services
8 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 5 (23.81%) Apache Hive
8 5 (23.81%) NoSQL

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 9 (42.86%) Apache Spark
2 4 (19.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Alfresco
2 4 (19.05%) CMS
2 4 (19.05%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (19.05%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Big Data
2 9 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (23.81%) Apache Hive
5 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
6 4 (19.05%) Power BI
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (14.29%) HBase
7 3 (14.29%) Impala
7 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
8 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
9 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
9 1 (4.76%) MySQL
9 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
9 1 (4.76%) Sqoop
9 1 (4.76%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 6 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (19.05%) Travis CI
4 3 (14.29%) Gradle
5 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
5 2 (9.52%) GitLab
5 2 (9.52%) JUnit
5 2 (9.52%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (4.76%) Maven
6 1 (4.76%) Mocha
6 1 (4.76%) Mockito
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Big Data Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Data Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Java Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Database Developer
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Scientist
6 1 (4.76%) Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Python Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (23.81%) HTML
2 5 (23.81%) J2EE
2 5 (23.81%) Web Services
3 4 (19.05%) Apache Camel
3 4 (19.05%) HTML5
3 4 (19.05%) Node.js
3 4 (19.05%) RESTful
3 4 (19.05%) WebCenter
4 2 (9.52%) .NET
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (9.52%) Spring
5 1 (4.76%) CSS
5 1 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.76%) jQuery
5 1 (4.76%) PySpark
5 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.76%) Fintech
4 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (28.57%) Visualisation
5 5 (23.81%) Analytics
5 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
5 5 (23.81%) ETL
5 5 (23.81%) Metadata Management
6 4 (19.05%) Data Architecture
6 4 (19.05%) Data Governance
6 4 (19.05%) Data Integration
6 4 (19.05%) Data Management
6 4 (19.05%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (19.05%) Master Data Management
7 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (14.29%) DevOps
7 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) Python
4 6 (28.57%) Java 8
4 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (19.05%) Scala
6 3 (14.29%) C#
7 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Flume
3 1 (4.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) TeamSite
2 3 (14.29%) Oozie
3 2 (9.52%) Kubernetes
3 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (9.52%) Puppet
3 2 (9.52%) Terraform
4 1 (4.76%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (4.76%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Adobe
2 4 (19.05%) Alteryx
2 4 (19.05%) Hortonworks
2 4 (19.05%) HP
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) OpenText
2 4 (19.05%) Tableau
3 1 (4.76%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.76%) Apigee
3 1 (4.76%) Capita
3 1 (4.76%) Informatica