Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 107 -
Rank change year-on-year +36 - -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 76 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.49% 1.07% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.83% 2.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 0
East Sussex median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% - -
South East median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +26.21% -14.17%

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 1,304 826 1,065
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 59.82% 46.69% 50.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,062 710 953
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +36 76 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Kafka
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 70 (92.11%) Big Data
2 68 (89.47%) Go
3 63 (82.89%) Linux
4 61 (80.26%) Java
4 61 (80.26%) Python
5 47 (61.84%) Hadoop
5 47 (61.84%) Jenkins
6 46 (60.53%) Impala
6 46 (60.53%) Apache Hive
6 46 (60.53%) Cloudera
7 45 (59.21%) Machine Learning
7 45 (59.21%) Continuous Integration
7 45 (59.21%) PostgreSQL
8 42 (55.26%) Scala
9 41 (53.95%) TeamCity
9 41 (53.95%) Git (software)
9 41 (53.95%) Hortonworks
10 40 (52.63%) Hadoop YARN
10 40 (52.63%) Sqoop
10 40 (52.63%) Deep Learning
10 40 (52.63%) Apache Flume
10 40 (52.63%) MapReduce
10 40 (52.63%) Shell Script
10 40 (52.63%) Data Warehouse
11 37 (48.68%) TensorFlow
11 37 (48.68%) Keras
11 37 (48.68%) MLlib
12 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (35.53%) Operations Research
13 27 (35.53%) Analytics

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 (26.32%) CloudStack
1 20 (26.32%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (17.11%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (92.11%) Big Data
2 47 (61.84%) Hadoop
3 46 (60.53%) Apache Hive
3 46 (60.53%) Impala
4 45 (59.21%) PostgreSQL
5 40 (52.63%) Data Warehouse
5 40 (52.63%) Sqoop
6 9 (11.84%) HBase
7 6 (7.89%) Redis
8 5 (6.58%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.32%) icCube
9 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 47 (61.84%) Jenkins
2 41 (53.95%) Git (software)
2 41 (53.95%) TeamCity
3 20 (26.32%) GitLab
4 13 (17.11%) JUnit
5 2 (2.63%) Maven
6 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.32%) CircleCI
General
1 23 (30.26%) Marketing
2 5 (6.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (53.95%) Big Data Engineer
2 40 (52.63%) Data Engineer
3 38 (50.00%) Hadoop Engineer
4 26 (34.21%) Architect
5 22 (28.95%) Senior Data Engineer
5 22 (28.95%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
6 20 (26.32%) J2EE Architect
6 20 (26.32%) Java Architect
6 20 (26.32%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 6 (7.89%) Database Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Big Data Software Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.95%) Java Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) MapReduce Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) Big Data Architect
10 2 (2.63%) Big Data Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.63%) Data Architect
10 2 (2.63%) Developer
10 2 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (48.68%) Keras
1 37 (48.68%) MLlib
1 37 (48.68%) TensorFlow
2 20 (26.32%) Flask
2 20 (26.32%) J2EE
3 3 (3.95%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.32%) Node.js
4 1 (1.32%) NSQ
4 1 (1.32%) React
4 1 (1.32%) Redux
4 1 (1.32%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.58%) User Experience
2 13 (17.11%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 63 (82.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (59.21%) Continuous Integration
1 45 (59.21%) Machine Learning
2 40 (52.63%) Deep Learning
2 40 (52.63%) MapReduce
3 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (35.53%) Analytics
4 27 (35.53%) Data Engineering
4 27 (35.53%) Operations Research
5 24 (31.58%) Open Source
5 24 (31.58%) Software Delivery
6 20 (26.32%) Configuration Management
7 18 (23.68%) Digital Marketing
8 13 (17.11%) Data Science
9 9 (11.84%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (7.89%) Scrum
10 6 (7.89%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.26%) Microservices
12 3 (3.95%) Integrated Marketing
12 3 (3.95%) OO
12 3 (3.95%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 68 (89.47%) Go
2 61 (80.26%) Java
2 61 (80.26%) Python
3 42 (55.26%) Scala
4 40 (52.63%) Shell Script
5 24 (31.58%) SQL
6 20 (26.32%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.26%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 40 (52.63%) Apache Flume
2 27 (35.53%) Docker
3 20 (26.32%) vSphere
4 16 (21.05%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 40 (52.63%) Hadoop YARN
2 25 (32.89%) Kubernetes
3 21 (27.63%) Ansible
3 21 (27.63%) Puppet
4 20 (26.32%) logstash
4 20 (26.32%) Rancher
5 4 (5.26%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 46 (60.53%) Cloudera
2 41 (53.95%) Hortonworks
3 20 (26.32%) SaltStack
3 20 (26.32%) VMware
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.32%) Vertica