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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Kafka
UK / England
Rank 441 675 855
Rank change year-on-year +234 +180  
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 449 250 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.56% 0.26% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.41% 0.67% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 393 213 70
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £49,750
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £90,000 £80,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year +22.22% -12.19%  

Kafka is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 31931 37239 37336
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.02% 38.59% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 27485 32390 31966
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Kafka as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in England

Kafka
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Kafka in England

Kafka
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +189 364 £70,000 - 54
South East +72 33 £60,000 +33.33% 9
West Midlands +34 12 £50,000 +17.64%
South West +14 11 £47,500 +5.55% 8
North West -7 10 £52,500 +16.66% 2
East of England +27 8 £65,000 - 4
Yorkshire +13 6 £35,000 -26.31% 6
East Midlands +6 4 £57,500 -4.16%
North East - 1 - -
Kafka
UK

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Kafka also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 482 (62.68%) Java
2 432 (56.18%) Agile Software Development
3 357 (46.42%) Apache Spark
4 347 (45.12%) Big Data
5 341 (44.34%) Scala
6 294 (38.23%) NoSQL
7 289 (37.58%) Hadoop
8 249 (32.38%) Python
9 244 (31.73%) Amazon AWS
10 231 (30.04%) Apache Cassandra
11 216 (28.09%) Docker
12 199 (25.88%) Microservices
12 199 (25.88%) Linux
12 199 (25.88%) TDD
13 182 (23.67%) JavaScript
14 179 (23.28%) DevOps
15 177 (23.02%) Node.js
16 169 (21.98%) MongoDB
17 166 (21.59%) Apache Hive
18 158 (20.55%) SQL
19 152 (19.77%) Apache
19 152 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
20 151 (19.64%) Software Engineering
21 146 (18.99%) Kubernetes
22 140 (18.21%) Open Source
23 136 (17.69%) C#
24 124 (16.12%) Analytics
25 118 (15.34%) .NET
26 116 (15.08%) Scrum
27 115 (14.95%) Finance

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 357 (46.42%) Apache Spark
2 152 (19.77%) Apache
3 91 (11.83%) Elasticsearch
4 49 (6.37%) Apache Pig
5 26 (3.38%) Confluence
6 20 (2.60%) Apache Solr
7 16 (2.08%) MQSeries
7 16 (2.08%) Tomcat
8 13 (1.69%) Apache Airflow
8 13 (1.69%) nginx
9 11 (1.43%) Traefik
10 10 (1.30%) SAS
11 6 (0.78%) IIS
12 5 (0.65%) Apache Qpid
12 5 (0.65%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.52%) JBoss
13 4 (0.52%) Lightstreamer
13 4 (0.52%) WebORB
14 3 (0.39%) Mule
14 3 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.26%) HipChat
4 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.39%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 244 (31.73%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (6.76%) GitHub
3 47 (6.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 44 (5.72%) Google Cloud Platform
5 32 (4.16%) Amazon EC2
6 29 (3.77%) Amazon Kinesis
6 29 (3.77%) Amazon S3
7 21 (2.73%) SaaS
8 19 (2.47%) AWS Lambda
9 17 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
10 16 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
11 14 (1.82%) Amazon EMR
12 8 (1.04%) Datadog
13 7 (0.91%) Amazon ELB
13 7 (0.91%) PaaS
14 6 (0.78%) Google App Engine
14 6 (0.78%) IaaS
15 4 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.52%) CloudFront
15 4 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.68%) Internet
2 13 (1.69%) HTTP
3 12 (1.56%) SAN
4 11 (1.43%) SSL
5 10 (1.30%) Firewall
6 8 (1.04%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (0.91%) NAS
8 6 (0.78%) DNS
8 6 (0.78%) VPN
9 5 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (0.65%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (0.65%) OpenVPN
10 4 (0.52%) LAN
10 4 (0.52%) Software-Defined Networking
10 4 (0.52%) WAN
11 3 (0.39%) IPv4
11 3 (0.39%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.39%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 347 (45.12%) Big Data
2 294 (38.23%) NoSQL
3 289 (37.58%) Hadoop
4 231 (30.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 169 (21.98%) MongoDB
6 166 (21.59%) Apache Hive
7 99 (12.87%) PostgreSQL
8 94 (12.22%) HBase
9 92 (11.96%) Relational Database
10 91 (11.83%) SQL Server
11 83 (10.79%) MySQL
12 59 (7.67%) Neo4j
13 54 (7.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 48 (6.24%) Sqoop
15 41 (5.33%) Blockchain
15 41 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
16 40 (5.20%) Amazon Redshift
17 39 (5.07%) Impala
18 38 (4.94%) RDBMS
19 30 (3.90%) Redis
Development Applications
1 94 (12.22%) Jenkins
2 76 (9.88%) Git (software)
3 47 (6.11%) Maven
4 41 (5.33%) JIRA
5 39 (5.07%) Babel
5 39 (5.07%) webpack
6 27 (3.51%) Vagrant
7 24 (3.12%) Eclipse
8 22 (2.86%) TeamCity
9 20 (2.60%) Subversion
10 19 (2.47%) Octopus Deploy
11 16 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (1.69%) NUnit
13 12 (1.56%) IntelliJ
13 12 (1.56%) Selenium
14 10 (1.30%) Travis CI
15 9 (1.17%) Cucumber
15 9 (1.17%) Sonatype Nexus
16 7 (0.91%) JUnit
17 5 (0.65%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 115 (14.95%) Finance
2 56 (7.28%) Games
3 41 (5.33%) Banking
4 37 (4.81%) Marketing
5 25 (3.25%) Advertising
6 20 (2.60%) Retail
7 18 (2.34%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.30%) Front Office
9 9 (1.17%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.91%) Legal
11 4 (0.52%) Online Betting
12 3 (0.39%) Billing
12 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.39%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.39%) Law
12 3 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.13%) Back Office
13 1 (0.13%) Electronics
13 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 377 (49.02%) Developer
2 178 (23.15%) Java Developer
3 111 (14.43%) Scala Developer
4 98 (12.74%) Data Engineer
5 97 (12.61%) Architect
6 79 (10.27%) Senior Developer
7 65 (8.45%) Java Scala Developer
8 62 (8.06%) Software Engineer
9 59 (7.67%) DevOps Engineer
10 58 (7.54%) Big Data Engineer
11 50 (6.50%) C# Developer
11 50 (6.50%) Data Architect
12 42 (5.46%) Java Engineer
13 37 (4.81%) Senior Java Developer
14 35 (4.55%) Big Data Developer
14 35 (4.55%) NoSQL Developer
15 33 (4.29%) Apache Spark Developer
15 33 (4.29%) Node.js Developer
16 32 (4.16%) AWS Developer
17 31 (4.03%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (23.02%) Node.js
2 118 (15.34%) .NET
3 97 (12.61%) Akka
4 96 (12.48%) REST
5 94 (12.22%) AngularJS
6 93 (12.09%) RabbitMQ
7 89 (11.57%) Spring
8 85 (11.05%) React
9 79 (10.27%) HTML
9 79 (10.27%) Web Services
10 61 (7.93%) ActiveMQ
11 57 (7.41%) RESTful
12 48 (6.24%) JSON
13 46 (5.98%) HTML5
14 45 (5.85%) XML
15 39 (5.07%) Redux
16 36 (4.68%) CSS
17 35 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
17 35 (4.55%) jQuery
18 34 (4.42%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 80 (10.40%) Computer Science
2 78 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (6.50%) Algorithms
4 45 (5.85%) Data Structures
5 42 (5.46%) Fintech
6 18 (2.34%) Online Games
7 17 (2.21%) Fixed Income
7 17 (2.21%) Internet of Things
8 16 (2.08%) Equities
9 15 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (1.82%) Data Centre
10 14 (1.82%) Social Media
11 13 (1.69%) Replication
12 12 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (1.56%) Hedge funds
13 9 (1.17%) Public Cloud
13 9 (1.17%) User Experience
14 8 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
14 8 (1.04%) Virtual Team
15 7 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 199 (25.88%) Linux
2 48 (6.24%) Unix
3 31 (4.03%) Ubuntu
4 30 (3.90%) Windows
5 26 (3.38%) CentOS
6 13 (1.69%) Windows Server
7 10 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.17%) Debian
9 7 (0.91%) Android
10 6 (0.78%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.52%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.13%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (56.18%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (25.88%) Microservices
2 199 (25.88%) TDD
3 179 (23.28%) DevOps
4 152 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
5 151 (19.64%) Software Engineering
6 140 (18.21%) Open Source
7 124 (16.12%) Analytics
8 116 (15.08%) Scrum
9 90 (11.70%) BDD
10 76 (9.88%) E-Commerce
11 73 (9.49%) Kanban
12 64 (8.32%) OO
13 63 (8.19%) Mentoring
14 62 (8.06%) Functional Programming
15 61 (7.93%) Technical Architecture
16 59 (7.67%) Configuration Management
16 59 (7.67%) Pair Programming
17 58 (7.54%) ETL
18 57 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 482 (62.68%) Java
2 341 (44.34%) Scala
3 249 (32.38%) Python
4 182 (23.67%) JavaScript
5 158 (20.55%) SQL
6 136 (17.69%) C#
7 81 (10.53%) Go
8 75 (9.75%) Ruby
9 62 (8.06%) PHP
10 53 (6.89%) Bash Shell
11 49 (6.37%) C++
11 49 (6.37%) R
12 39 (5.07%) ES6
13 29 (3.77%) Perl
14 27 (3.51%) C
15 26 (3.38%) F#
16 22 (2.86%) Groovy
17 17 (2.21%) Clojure
18 11 (1.43%) Shell Script
19 10 (1.30%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 101 (13.13%) Degree
2 27 (3.51%) PhD
3 16 (2.08%) Postgraduate
4 7 (0.91%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.52%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.26%) CCNA
6 2 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.26%) RHCE
6 2 (0.26%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.13%) CBAP
7 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (7.93%) QA
2 25 (3.25%) Data Quality
3 13 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.52%) ISO20022
5 2 (0.26%) GCP
5 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 216 (28.09%) Docker
2 82 (10.66%) HDFS
3 69 (8.97%) Apache Flume
4 47 (6.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 24 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (2.47%) VirtualBox
7 11 (1.43%) KVM
8 7 (0.91%) etcd
8 7 (0.91%) iptables
9 6 (0.78%) Varnish
9 6 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.65%) Ceph
10 5 (0.65%) Gluster
10 5 (0.65%) Hyper-V
10 5 (0.65%) Xen
11 4 (0.52%) Shibboleth
12 2 (0.26%) LXC
12 2 (0.26%) NFS
12 2 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.26%) Squid
Systems Management
1 146 (18.99%) Kubernetes
2 106 (13.78%) Puppet
3 78 (10.14%) Opscode Chef
4 72 (9.36%) Ansible
5 58 (7.54%) Mesos
6 44 (5.72%) Terraform
7 43 (5.59%) Nagios
8 38 (4.94%) Kibana
9 31 (4.03%) Oozie
10 21 (2.73%) Consul
11 18 (2.34%) Docker Swarm
11 18 (2.34%) Hadoop YARN
12 17 (2.21%) logstash
12 17 (2.21%) Marathon
13 16 (2.08%) Ambari
13 16 (2.08%) StatsD
14 12 (1.56%) Icinga
14 12 (1.56%) ZABBIX
15 9 (1.17%) HAProxy
16 8 (1.04%) Grafana
Vendors
1 54 (7.02%) Google
2 43 (5.59%) Hortonworks
3 37 (4.81%) Microsoft
4 34 (4.42%) Oracle
5 33 (4.29%) Cloudera
5 33 (4.29%) New Relic
6 30 (3.90%) Splunk
7 27 (3.51%) Red Hat
8 26 (3.38%) VMware
9 19 (2.47%) Apigee
10 15 (1.95%) Informatica
11 14 (1.82%) IBM
11 14 (1.82%) Tableau
11 14 (1.82%) Teradata
12 10 (1.30%) Facebook
12 10 (1.30%) Netezza
13 9 (1.17%) Atlassian
13 9 (1.17%) Cisco
13 9 (1.17%) NetApp
14 7 (0.91%) EMC
Bristol, Avon
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 60,000 plsu benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000 - £120000.00 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits (Bonus, Pension..)
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum 12.5% annual bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + equity, benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Hiring People
Salary: Competitive salary STE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Accenture
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + equity, benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus included
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago