Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 106 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 - -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 62 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.81% 1.09% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.90% 2.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 0
East Sussex median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% - -
South East median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% - +23.81%

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 1,266 945 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 57.39% 51.58% 46.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,054 837 862
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 22 September 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 22 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
Brighton +21 62 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Kafka
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 56 (90.32%) Big Data
2 55 (88.71%) Go
3 50 (80.65%) Linux
4 47 (75.81%) Java
4 47 (75.81%) Python
5 41 (66.13%) PostgreSQL
6 35 (56.45%) Jenkins
7 34 (54.84%) Cloudera
7 34 (54.84%) Apache Hive
7 34 (54.84%) Impala
8 32 (51.61%) Hadoop
8 32 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (51.61%) Machine Learning
9 29 (46.77%) Scala
10 28 (45.16%) TeamCity
10 28 (45.16%) Git (software)
10 28 (45.16%) Hortonworks
10 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (43.55%) TensorFlow
11 27 (43.55%) Hadoop YARN
11 27 (43.55%) MLlib
11 27 (43.55%) Deep Learning
11 27 (43.55%) Keras
11 27 (43.55%) Data Warehouse
11 27 (43.55%) Shell Script
11 27 (43.55%) Apache Flume
11 27 (43.55%) Sqoop
11 27 (43.55%) MapReduce
12 26 (41.94%) Docker
13 24 (38.71%) SQL

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 20 (32.26%) CloudStack
1 20 (32.26%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (19.35%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (90.32%) Big Data
2 41 (66.13%) PostgreSQL
3 34 (54.84%) Apache Hive
3 34 (54.84%) Impala
4 32 (51.61%) Hadoop
5 27 (43.55%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (43.55%) Sqoop
6 10 (16.13%) HBase
7 6 (9.68%) Redis
8 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.61%) icCube
9 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 35 (56.45%) Jenkins
2 28 (45.16%) Git (software)
2 28 (45.16%) TeamCity
3 20 (32.26%) GitLab
4 8 (12.90%) JUnit
5 2 (3.23%) CircleCI
5 2 (3.23%) Maven
6 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 16 (25.81%) Marketing
2 5 (8.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (51.61%) Big Data Engineer
2 28 (45.16%) Data Engineer
3 27 (43.55%) Hadoop Engineer
4 25 (40.32%) Architect
5 20 (32.26%) J2EE Architect
5 20 (32.26%) Java Architect
5 20 (32.26%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 19 (30.65%) Senior Data Engineer
6 19 (30.65%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Database Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Software Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Big Data Software Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Big Data Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Big Data Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Data Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (1.61%) DevOps Engineer
10 1 (1.61%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (43.55%) Keras
1 27 (43.55%) MLlib
1 27 (43.55%) TensorFlow
2 20 (32.26%) Flask
2 20 (32.26%) J2EE
3 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.23%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.61%) Node.js
5 1 (1.61%) React
5 1 (1.61%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) User Experience
2 8 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 50 (80.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
1 32 (51.61%) Machine Learning
2 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (43.55%) Deep Learning
3 27 (43.55%) MapReduce
4 23 (37.10%) Open Source
5 22 (35.48%) Analytics
6 20 (32.26%) Configuration Management
7 19 (30.65%) Data Engineering
7 19 (30.65%) Operations Research
7 19 (30.65%) Software Delivery
8 13 (20.97%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (14.52%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (12.90%) Data Science
11 6 (9.68%) Scrum
11 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
12 4 (6.45%) Microservices
13 3 (4.84%) OO
13 3 (4.84%) OOP
13 3 (4.84%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 55 (88.71%) Go
2 47 (75.81%) Java
2 47 (75.81%) Python
3 29 (46.77%) Scala
4 27 (43.55%) Shell Script
5 24 (38.71%) SQL
6 20 (32.26%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 27 (43.55%) Apache Flume
2 26 (41.94%) Docker
3 20 (32.26%) vSphere
4 8 (12.90%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 27 (43.55%) Hadoop YARN
2 23 (37.10%) Kubernetes
3 21 (33.87%) Ansible
3 21 (33.87%) Puppet
4 20 (32.26%) logstash
4 20 (32.26%) Rancher
5 3 (4.84%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (54.84%) Cloudera
2 28 (45.16%) Hortonworks
3 20 (32.26%) SaltStack
3 20 (32.26%) VMware
4 2 (3.23%) Vertica