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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 415 632 804
Rank change year-on-year +217 +172  
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 587 276 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.70% 0.30% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.70% 0.77% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 454 236 133
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £86,600
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +24.32% -7.50%  

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 34527 35721 39925
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 41.06% 39.18% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29194 31435 34499
Median salary £47,500 £45,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.97% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +156 400 £72,500 +3.57% 76
South East +125 99 £65,000 -1.88% 11
Yorkshire +11 24 £50,000 +5.26% 21
South West +7 24 £67,500 -3.57% 2
North West -26 17 £53,500 +12.63% 5
East of England +10 16 £52,500 +45.83% 5
East Midlands - 5 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands +13 2 £40,750 -4.11% 2
Kafka
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 639 (61.86%) Java
2 585 (56.63%) Agile Software Development
3 495 (47.92%) Apache Spark
4 462 (44.72%) Big Data
5 419 (40.56%) Python
6 396 (38.33%) Hadoop
7 377 (36.50%) NoSQL
8 356 (34.46%) Scala
9 352 (34.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 338 (32.72%) Amazon AWS
11 300 (29.04%) Linux
12 281 (27.20%) Docker
13 276 (26.72%) DevOps
14 274 (26.52%) TDD
15 234 (22.65%) SQL
16 231 (22.36%) Software Engineering
17 224 (21.68%) Open Source
18 218 (21.10%) Apache
19 215 (20.81%) Continuous Integration
20 213 (20.62%) JavaScript
21 212 (20.52%) Microservices
22 201 (19.46%) Node.js
23 196 (18.97%) Scrum
24 194 (18.78%) MongoDB
24 194 (18.78%) Analytics
25 189 (18.30%) Apache Hive
26 187 (18.10%) Elasticsearch
27 177 (17.13%) Finance
28 176 (17.04%) C#
29 170 (16.46%) AngularJS

Kafka
Co-occurring 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
1 495 (47.92%) Apache Spark
2 218 (21.10%) Apache
3 187 (18.10%) Elasticsearch
4 62 (6.00%) Apache Pig
5 60 (5.81%) Tomcat
6 57 (5.52%) Apache Solr
7 23 (2.23%) Confluence
8 21 (2.03%) Apache Airflow
8 21 (2.03%) CMS
9 18 (1.74%) Traefik
10 16 (1.55%) nginx
11 15 (1.45%) Jetty
12 12 (1.16%) WebLogic
13 11 (1.06%) SAS
13 11 (1.06%) WebSphere
14 10 (0.97%) IIS
15 9 (0.87%) JBoss
15 9 (0.87%) Liferay
16 8 (0.77%) MQSeries
16 8 (0.77%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.19%) HipChat
3 2 (0.19%) SPSS
4 1 (0.097%) InVision
4 1 (0.097%) Weka
Business Applications
1 21 (2.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.19%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.097%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 338 (32.72%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (7.55%) GitHub
3 67 (6.49%) Google Cloud Platform
3 67 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
4 47 (4.55%) Amazon Kinesis
5 38 (3.68%) Amazon S3
6 19 (1.84%) AWS CloudFormation
6 19 (1.84%) SaaS
7 17 (1.65%) IaaS
8 16 (1.55%) AWS Lambda
8 16 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (1.45%) Amazon EMR
10 14 (1.36%) PaaS
11 10 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
12 8 (0.77%) Amazon ELB
12 8 (0.77%) Google App Engine
12 8 (0.77%) Office 365
13 7 (0.68%) OpenShift
14 5 (0.48%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.74%) DNS
2 16 (1.55%) HTTP
2 16 (1.55%) Internet
3 15 (1.45%) AMQP
4 14 (1.36%) SAN
4 14 (1.36%) SSL
5 11 (1.06%) Firewall
6 9 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (0.77%) Kerberos
7 8 (0.77%) LAN
7 8 (0.77%) VPN
7 8 (0.77%) WAN
8 7 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (0.68%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (0.68%) OpenVPN
8 7 (0.68%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.58%) Software-Defined Networking
10 5 (0.48%) LDAP
10 5 (0.48%) NAS
11 4 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 462 (44.72%) Big Data
2 396 (38.33%) Hadoop
3 377 (36.50%) NoSQL
4 352 (34.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 194 (18.78%) MongoDB
6 189 (18.30%) Apache Hive
7 138 (13.36%) HBase
8 135 (13.07%) PostgreSQL
9 126 (12.20%) Relational Database
10 125 (12.10%) SQL Server
11 109 (10.55%) MySQL
12 73 (7.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 71 (6.87%) Redis
14 63 (6.10%) RDBMS
15 57 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
15 57 (5.52%) Neo4j
16 51 (4.94%) Blockchain
16 51 (4.94%) Impala
17 46 (4.45%) Amazon Redshift
18 40 (3.87%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 170 (16.46%) Jenkins
2 130 (12.58%) Git (software)
3 101 (9.78%) Maven
4 56 (5.42%) TeamCity
5 46 (4.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 44 (4.26%) webpack
7 41 (3.97%) Babel
7 41 (3.97%) JIRA
7 41 (3.97%) Octopus Deploy
8 34 (3.29%) Gradle
9 32 (3.10%) Vagrant
10 31 (3.00%) Eclipse
11 26 (2.52%) Selenium
12 23 (2.23%) Bitbucket
13 22 (2.13%) Cucumber
14 21 (2.03%) JBehave
14 21 (2.03%) Subversion
15 20 (1.94%) Mockito
15 20 (1.94%) Travis CI
16 19 (1.84%) NUnit
General
1 177 (17.13%) Finance
2 75 (7.26%) Marketing
3 70 (6.78%) Banking
4 53 (5.13%) Games
5 37 (3.58%) Retail
6 29 (2.81%) Investment Banking
7 28 (2.71%) Front Office
8 25 (2.42%) Telecoms
9 23 (2.23%) Advertising
10 21 (2.03%) Electronics
10 21 (2.03%) Manufacturing
11 13 (1.26%) Legal
12 12 (1.16%) Online Betting
12 12 (1.16%) Retail Banking
13 11 (1.06%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.58%) Publishing
15 2 (0.19%) Billing
15 2 (0.19%) Italian Language
16 1 (0.097%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 447 (43.27%) Developer
2 215 (20.81%) Java Developer
3 119 (11.52%) Architect
4 115 (11.13%) Data Engineer
5 110 (10.65%) Senior Developer
6 97 (9.39%) Software Engineer
7 90 (8.71%) DevOps Engineer
8 69 (6.68%) Scala Developer
9 67 (6.49%) Big Data Engineer
10 66 (6.39%) C# Developer
11 65 (6.29%) Data Architect
12 58 (5.61%) Linux Engineer
12 58 (5.61%) Senior Java Developer
13 50 (4.84%) Java Engineer
14 48 (4.65%) Big Data Architect
15 47 (4.55%) .NET Developer
16 45 (4.36%) Big Data Developer
17 42 (4.07%) Hadoop Engineer
17 42 (4.07%) Software Developer
18 37 (3.58%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (19.46%) Node.js
2 170 (16.46%) AngularJS
3 159 (15.39%) RabbitMQ
4 154 (14.91%) .NET
5 152 (14.71%) Spring
6 120 (11.62%) React
7 108 (10.45%) Web Services
8 107 (10.36%) REST
9 95 (9.20%) RESTful
10 87 (8.42%) HTML
11 72 (6.97%) ActiveMQ
12 66 (6.39%) JSON
13 62 (6.00%) HTML5
14 58 (5.61%) CSS
15 57 (5.52%) JMS
16 53 (5.13%) Akka
17 51 (4.94%) jQuery
18 48 (4.65%) Spring Boot
19 47 (4.55%) Flask
20 46 (4.45%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 100 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (7.36%) Computer Science
3 60 (5.81%) Fintech
4 57 (5.52%) Greenfield Project
5 41 (3.97%) Algorithms
6 32 (3.10%) Data Centre
7 28 (2.71%) Data Structures
8 25 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 20 (1.94%) Derivative
10 19 (1.84%) Linux Command Line
10 19 (1.84%) Virtual Team
11 18 (1.74%) Public Cloud
12 17 (1.65%) Mobile App
13 15 (1.45%) Cloud Native
14 11 (1.06%) Fixed Income
15 10 (0.97%) Bitcoin
15 10 (0.97%) User Experience
16 9 (0.87%) Hedge funds
16 9 (0.87%) Social Media
17 8 (0.77%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 300 (29.04%) Linux
2 64 (6.20%) Unix
3 58 (5.61%) CentOS
4 55 (5.32%) Ubuntu
5 48 (4.65%) Windows
6 22 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (1.65%) Windows Server
8 16 (1.55%) Android
9 15 (1.45%) Apple iOS
10 8 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.48%) Debian
12 3 (0.29%) Solaris
13 2 (0.19%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.19%) Mesosphere
14 1 (0.097%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 585 (56.63%) Agile Software Development
2 276 (26.72%) DevOps
3 274 (26.52%) TDD
4 231 (22.36%) Software Engineering
5 224 (21.68%) Open Source
6 215 (20.81%) Continuous Integration
7 212 (20.52%) Microservices
8 196 (18.97%) Scrum
9 194 (18.78%) Analytics
10 123 (11.91%) Kanban
11 108 (10.45%) Test Automation
12 106 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
13 100 (9.68%) ETL
13 100 (9.68%) Machine Learning
14 99 (9.58%) BDD
15 85 (8.23%) Multithreading
16 79 (7.65%) Mentoring
17 74 (7.16%) MVC
18 72 (6.97%) Pair Programming
19 70 (6.78%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 639 (61.86%) Java
2 419 (40.56%) Python
3 356 (34.46%) Scala
4 234 (22.65%) SQL
5 213 (20.62%) JavaScript
6 176 (17.04%) C#
7 107 (10.36%) Ruby
8 100 (9.68%) Go
9 95 (9.20%) C++
10 68 (6.58%) PHP
11 62 (6.00%) Bash Shell
12 57 (5.52%) R
13 50 (4.84%) ES6
14 43 (4.16%) Perl
15 42 (4.07%) F#
16 33 (3.19%) Clojure
17 28 (2.71%) C
18 26 (2.52%) Groovy
19 21 (2.03%) Shell Script
20 17 (1.65%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 93 (9.00%) Degree
2 38 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (2.90%) PhD
4 11 (1.06%) Master's Degree
5 9 (0.87%) Postgraduate
5 9 (0.87%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.48%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.29%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.19%) CCNA
8 2 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.19%) RHCE
8 2 (0.19%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.097%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.097%) CBAP
9 1 (0.097%) CCA
9 1 (0.097%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.61%) QA
2 39 (3.78%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.48%) MiFID
5 4 (0.39%) ISO 20022
6 2 (0.19%) GCP
6 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.097%) GDPR
7 1 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 281 (27.20%) Docker
2 109 (10.55%) HDFS
3 67 (6.49%) Apache Flume
4 57 (5.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 18 (1.74%) etcd
6 15 (1.45%) iptables
7 13 (1.26%) Ceph
7 13 (1.26%) Varnish
8 12 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (0.97%) Shibboleth
10 9 (0.87%) VirtualBox
11 8 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (0.68%) Hyper-V
13 5 (0.48%) KVM
14 4 (0.39%) Gluster
15 3 (0.29%) LXC
15 3 (0.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 1 (0.097%) Active Directory
16 1 (0.097%) Cronacle
16 1 (0.097%) NFS
Systems Management
1 145 (14.04%) Kubernetes
2 131 (12.68%) Puppet
3 125 (12.10%) Ansible
4 123 (11.91%) Opscode Chef
5 72 (6.97%) Nagios
6 63 (6.10%) Terraform
7 53 (5.13%) Kibana
8 38 (3.68%) Mesos
8 38 (3.68%) Oozie
9 27 (2.61%) logstash
10 22 (2.13%) Grafana
11 19 (1.84%) ZABBIX
12 18 (1.74%) Consul
12 18 (1.74%) Hadoop YARN
12 18 (1.74%) Prometheus
13 13 (1.26%) Ambari
13 13 (1.26%) Marathon
14 12 (1.16%) Docker Swarm
15 10 (0.97%) HAProxy
15 10 (0.97%) Icinga
Vendors
1 89 (8.62%) Google
2 62 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 49 (4.74%) Red Hat
4 48 (4.65%) Oracle
5 42 (4.07%) Hortonworks
6 40 (3.87%) Cloudera
7 30 (2.90%) New Relic
7 30 (2.90%) Splunk
8 23 (2.23%) SaltStack
8 23 (2.23%) SAP
9 20 (1.94%) Apigee
10 19 (1.84%) IBM
11 16 (1.55%) Informatica
11 16 (1.55%) Talend
11 16 (1.55%) Teradata
12 15 (1.45%) VMware
13 14 (1.36%) HP
13 14 (1.36%) Tableau
14 13 (1.26%) Cisco
15 11 (1.06%) Dell
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Central London / West End
Client Server
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, bens
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Hampshire
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East London
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Central London / West End
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Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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West London
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London
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West London
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London
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London
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