Kafka Jobs in England

Apache Kafka
UK > England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 20 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 287 131 101
Rank change year-on-year -156 -30 +35
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 791 2,527 4,448
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.94% 2.67% 3.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.58% 8.80% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 653 1,368 1,802
10th Percentile £48,750 £56,052 £53,750
25th Percentile £57,500 £70,000 £64,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £90,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +6.67%
75th Percentile £107,500 £120,000 £100,000
90th Percentile £122,500 £140,000 £117,500
UK median annual salary £77,500 £90,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -13.89% +12.50% +10.34%

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England

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

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 17,260 28,702 50,677
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 20.54% 30.32% 38.97%
Number of salaries quoted 14,030 17,613 27,214
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,750 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +3.85% +13.04%
75th Percentile £80,000 £88,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £100,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +8.00% +13.64%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Kafka as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in England

Kafka
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Kafka in England.

Salary trend for Kafka in England

Kafka
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Kafka in England over the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Kafka in England

Kafka
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the England region over the 6 months to 20 April 2024. 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
Jobs
London -95 452 £95,000 -5.00% 156
South East -14 110 £57,500 -14.81% 36
North of England -48 95 £65,000 - 27
North West -20 70 £62,500 -3.85% 20
South West -49 68 £62,500 -3.85% 5
Midlands -8 33 £73,000 +17.74% 12
West Midlands +29 24 £77,500 +25.00% 9
Yorkshire +27 23 £71,538 +19.23% 5
East of England -36 17 £85,000 +61.90% 7
East Midlands -23 12 £66,750 +18.67% 3
North East -30 2 £57,500 -8.00% 2
Kafka
UK

Kafka
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 132 (16.69%) Apache Spark
2 70 (8.85%) Apache
3 37 (4.68%) Apache Airflow
4 11 (1.39%) Confluence
5 10 (1.26%) nginx
6 5 (0.63%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.25%) CMS
7 2 (0.25%) IIS
7 2 (0.25%) Liferay
7 2 (0.25%) Magnolia
7 2 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.13%) Apache Synapse
8 1 (0.13%) Camunda
8 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 468 (59.17%) AWS
2 220 (27.81%) Azure
3 149 (18.84%) GCP
4 59 (7.46%) GitHub
5 46 (5.82%) Serverless
6 35 (4.42%) GitHub Actions
7 26 (3.29%) Azure DevOps
7 26 (3.29%) Snowflake
8 25 (3.16%) Amazon S3
9 24 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
10 22 (2.78%) Power Platform
11 20 (2.53%) OpenShift
12 19 (2.40%) Amazon ECS
12 19 (2.40%) Amazon Kinesis
13 14 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
13 14 (1.77%) SaaS
14 12 (1.52%) Amazon EKS
14 12 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
14 12 (1.52%) npm
14 12 (1.52%) Vertex AI
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.40%) Firewall
2 7 (0.88%) AMQP
3 5 (0.63%) FTP
3 5 (0.63%) Network Security
4 3 (0.38%) HTTP
4 3 (0.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.38%) VPN
5 2 (0.25%) DNS
5 2 (0.25%) SSL
6 1 (0.13%) Multicast
6 1 (0.13%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (19.60%) PostgreSQL
2 113 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 96 (12.14%) MySQL
4 94 (11.88%) Hadoop
5 89 (11.25%) Elasticsearch
6 87 (11.00%) Big Data
7 85 (10.75%) MongoDB
8 79 (9.99%) Relational Database
9 76 (9.61%) Redis
10 51 (6.45%) Data Lake
11 49 (6.19%) SQL Server
12 47 (5.94%) BigQuery
13 41 (5.18%) Data Mining
14 39 (4.93%) Flink
15 31 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
16 30 (3.79%) Apache Ignite
17 23 (2.91%) Tableau
18 22 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
18 22 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
18 22 (2.78%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 101 (12.77%) Jenkins
2 88 (11.13%) Git
3 36 (4.55%) JIRA
4 32 (4.05%) GitLab
5 22 (2.78%) Maven
6 18 (2.28%) Cucumber
7 16 (2.02%) Spinnaker
8 15 (1.90%) Bitbucket
9 12 (1.52%) Cypress.io
10 10 (1.26%) JUnit
10 10 (1.26%) Selenium
11 9 (1.14%) Gradle
11 9 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (1.14%) Postman
12 8 (1.01%) CircleCI
13 7 (0.88%) Mocha
13 7 (0.88%) SonarQube
13 7 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
14 5 (0.63%) GDB
14 5 (0.63%) JMeter
General
1 237 (29.96%) Finance
2 138 (17.45%) Banking
3 134 (16.94%) Social Skills
4 78 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (5.82%) Retail
6 41 (5.18%) Games
7 35 (4.42%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 33 (4.17%) Retail Banking
9 28 (3.54%) Law
10 26 (3.29%) Front Office
11 21 (2.65%) Financial Institution
12 18 (2.28%) Public Sector
13 15 (1.90%) Marketing
14 10 (1.26%) Influencing Skills
14 10 (1.26%) Manufacturing
14 10 (1.26%) Publishing
15 8 (1.01%) Automotive
15 8 (1.01%) Presentation Skills
16 6 (0.76%) Investment Banking
16 6 (0.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 301 (38.05%) Developer
2 263 (33.25%) Senior
3 123 (15.55%) Senior Developer
4 117 (14.79%) Java Developer
5 116 (14.66%) Lead
6 103 (13.02%) Software Engineer
7 91 (11.50%) Architect
8 77 (9.73%) Java Engineer
9 75 (9.48%) Data Engineer
10 67 (8.47%) .NET Developer
11 42 (5.31%) Technical Leader
12 40 (5.06%) Java Software Engineer
12 40 (5.06%) Senior Java Developer
13 36 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
14 35 (4.42%) Cloud Architect
15 34 (4.30%) Senior Software Engineer
16 30 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
17 29 (3.67%) IT Architect
18 26 (3.29%) Full Stack Engineer
19 25 (3.16%) Senior Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (25.92%) Spring Boot
2 162 (20.48%) Spring
3 121 (15.30%) React
4 118 (14.92%) .NET
5 98 (12.39%) RabbitMQ
6 96 (12.14%) AngularJS
7 86 (10.87%) REST
8 64 (8.09%) Node.js
9 53 (6.70%) RESTful
10 49 (6.19%) GraphQL
11 45 (5.69%) Apache Beam
12 39 (4.93%) Web Services
13 38 (4.80%) gRPC
14 32 (4.05%) CSS
15 29 (3.67%) .NET Core
16 27 (3.41%) Django
17 25 (3.16%) Hibernate
18 24 (3.03%) HTML
19 22 (2.78%) Middleware
20 19 (2.40%) FastAPI
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.33%) Algorithms
2 56 (7.08%) Greenfield Project
3 43 (5.44%) Distributed Systems
4 33 (4.17%) Data Structures
5 31 (3.92%) Client/Server
6 20 (2.53%) Cloud Native
7 18 (2.28%) Product Ownership
8 17 (2.15%) Legacy Systems
9 16 (2.02%) Sports Betting
10 15 (1.90%) PropTech
10 15 (1.90%) Public Cloud
11 12 (1.52%) Hedge funds
11 12 (1.52%) Video\Live Streaming
12 11 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
13 8 (1.01%) Distributed Applications
13 8 (1.01%) Management Information System
14 7 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (0.76%) Mainframe
15 6 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (7.59%) Linux
2 16 (2.02%) Windows
3 12 (1.52%) Unix
4 9 (1.14%) CentOS
4 9 (1.14%) Solaris
4 9 (1.14%) Ubuntu
4 9 (1.14%) zOS
5 3 (0.38%) Android
5 3 (0.38%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (41.97%) Agile
2 324 (40.96%) Microservices
3 251 (31.73%) Software Engineering
4 210 (26.55%) CI/CD
5 187 (23.64%) DevOps
6 154 (19.47%) TDD
7 115 (14.54%) Computer Science
8 94 (11.88%) Problem-Solving
9 93 (11.76%) Analytics
9 93 (11.76%) Data Pipeline
10 92 (11.63%) Artificial Intelligence
10 92 (11.63%) SDLC
11 91 (11.50%) Mentoring
12 83 (10.49%) Machine Learning
13 80 (10.11%) Fintech
14 74 (9.36%) ETL
15 71 (8.98%) Full Stack Development
16 65 (8.22%) Data Engineering
17 64 (8.09%) Mathematics
18 63 (7.96%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 406 (51.33%) Java
2 222 (28.07%) SQL
3 221 (27.94%) Python
4 136 (17.19%) C#
5 104 (13.15%) JavaScript
6 92 (11.63%) TypeScript
7 83 (10.49%) Go
8 53 (6.70%) Kotlin
9 45 (5.69%) Scala
10 16 (2.02%) C
11 7 (0.88%) R
12 6 (0.76%) C++
12 6 (0.76%) Groovy
13 5 (0.63%) Bash
13 5 (0.63%) Clojure
13 5 (0.63%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.63%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.63%) Rust
13 5 (0.63%) VBA
14 4 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 127 (16.06%) Degree
2 42 (5.31%) Master's Degree
3 41 (5.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 36 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 33 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.26%) PhD
7 9 (1.14%) AWS Certification
8 8 (1.01%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.88%) AWS Certified Developer
9 7 (0.88%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
10 4 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.38%) CISM
11 3 (0.38%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.02%) QA
2 9 (1.14%) Data Quality
2 9 (1.14%) ISO 20022
2 9 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.63%) SEPA
5 3 (0.38%) Accessibility
5 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (0.38%) MiFID
5 3 (0.38%) NIST
System Software
1 315 (39.82%) Docker
2 13 (1.64%) HDFS
3 2 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.25%) IAG
4 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.13%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 363 (45.89%) Kubernetes
2 68 (8.60%) Terraform
3 40 (5.06%) Ansible
4 14 (1.77%) Grafana
5 13 (1.64%) Prometheus
6 8 (1.01%) Kibana
7 6 (0.76%) Kiali
8 5 (0.63%) Argo
9 4 (0.51%) Consul
9 4 (0.51%) Kubeflow
9 4 (0.51%) logstash
10 2 (0.25%) Istio
10 2 (0.25%) Oozie
10 2 (0.25%) Puppet
11 1 (0.13%) Control-M
11 1 (0.13%) Kustomize
11 1 (0.13%) Packer
11 1 (0.13%) Podman
11 1 (0.13%) Progress Chef
11 1 (0.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 84 (10.62%) Google
2 63 (7.96%) Microsoft
3 36 (4.55%) Databricks
4 28 (3.54%) Oracle
5 18 (2.28%) Confluent
6 17 (2.15%) Cloudera
6 17 (2.15%) Splunk
7 15 (1.90%) Apple
8 13 (1.64%) Teradata
9 12 (1.52%) IBM
9 12 (1.52%) OpenAI
10 8 (1.01%) Red Hat
10 8 (1.01%) YouTube
11 7 (0.88%) Facebook
12 5 (0.63%) AppDynamics
12 5 (0.63%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.63%) Informatica
12 5 (0.63%) MuleSoft
12 5 (0.63%) VMware
13 4 (0.51%) CA Agile Central