Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 140 -
Rank change year-on-year +30 - -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 28 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.35% 0.15% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.48% 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
East Sussex median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% - -
South East median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +14.29%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,131 1,103 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 54.56% 53.47% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 997 1,025 714
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in East Sussex

Kafka
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Kafka in East Sussex

Kafka
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in East Sussex over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Kafka in East Sussex

Kafka
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
Brighton +25 23 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Kafka
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 23 (82.14%) Java
2 20 (71.43%) Big Data
3 19 (67.86%) Go
4 17 (60.71%) Linux
4 17 (60.71%) Python
5 16 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (57.14%) Hadoop
6 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (42.86%) Jenkins
8 11 (39.29%) Impala
8 11 (39.29%) Apache Hive
8 11 (39.29%) Scala
8 11 (39.29%) Cloudera
8 11 (39.29%) Machine Learning
9 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (35.71%) Docker
10 9 (32.14%) MLlib
10 9 (32.14%) TensorFlow
10 9 (32.14%) Kubernetes
10 9 (32.14%) Hadoop YARN
10 9 (32.14%) Keras
10 9 (32.14%) Shell Script
10 9 (32.14%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (32.14%) SQL
10 9 (32.14%) TeamCity
10 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
10 9 (32.14%) MapReduce
10 9 (32.14%) Hortonworks
10 9 (32.14%) Deep Learning
10 9 (32.14%) Apache Flume

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 8 (28.57%) CloudStack
1 8 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.71%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Apigee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (71.43%) Big Data
2 16 (57.14%) Hadoop
2 16 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (39.29%) Apache Hive
3 11 (39.29%) Impala
4 9 (32.14%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (32.14%) Sqoop
5 6 (21.43%) Redis
6 5 (17.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (17.86%) Couchbase
6 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
7 2 (7.14%) HBase
8 1 (3.57%) Blockchain
8 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
2 9 (32.14%) TeamCity
3 8 (28.57%) GitLab
4 7 (25.00%) JUnit
5 5 (17.86%) JMeter
5 5 (17.86%) Mockito
6 1 (3.57%) CircleCI
6 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.57%) Maven
6 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 5 (17.86%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Architect
1 10 (35.71%) Big Data Engineer
1 10 (35.71%) Data Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Hadoop Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) J2EE Architect
3 8 (28.57%) Java Architect
3 8 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 7 (25.00%) Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Senior Data Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
6 5 (17.86%) NoSQL Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Big Data Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Big Data Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Data Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Big Data Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Node.js Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Keras
1 9 (32.14%) MLlib
1 9 (32.14%) TensorFlow
2 8 (28.57%) Flask
2 8 (28.57%) J2EE
3 6 (21.43%) Spring
4 5 (17.86%) RESTful
4 5 (17.86%) RxJava
4 5 (17.86%) Vert.x
4 5 (17.86%) Web Services
5 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.57%) Node.js
5 1 (3.57%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (3.57%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 7 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Machine Learning
3 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (32.14%) Deep Learning
4 9 (32.14%) MapReduce
5 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 8 (28.57%) Open Source
6 7 (25.00%) Analytics
6 7 (25.00%) Data Engineering
6 7 (25.00%) Operations Research
6 7 (25.00%) Software Delivery
7 6 (21.43%) Microservices
8 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (7.14%) Coaching
10 2 (7.14%) Data Science
10 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
11 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (3.57%) Scrum
11 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) Java
2 19 (67.86%) Go
3 17 (60.71%) Python
4 11 (39.29%) Scala
5 9 (32.14%) Shell Script
5 9 (32.14%) SQL
6 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
7 6 (21.43%) Java 8
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Docker
2 9 (32.14%) Apache Flume
3 8 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (7.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Hadoop YARN
1 9 (32.14%) Kubernetes
2 8 (28.57%) Ansible
2 8 (28.57%) logstash
2 8 (28.57%) Puppet
2 8 (28.57%) Rancher
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Cloudera
2 9 (32.14%) Hortonworks
3 8 (28.57%) SaltStack
3 8 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Splunk
4 1 (3.57%) Vertica