Period
to 24 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 120 170
Rank change year-on-year +41 +50 -27
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 32 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.21% 0.70% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.82% 1.79% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 32 10 3
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £33,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.41% -30.00% -20.83%
10th Percentile £38,750 £19,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £97,500 £66,000
South West median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +4.76%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 469 560 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 32.37% 39.02% 38.37%
Number of salaries quoted 334 490 704
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £28,475 £28,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,875
South West median annual salary £44,400 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +4.47% +2.41% +7.79%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Kafka as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Gloucestershire

Kafka
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Kafka in Gloucestershire

Kafka
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 24 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Kafka in Gloucestershire

Kafka
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 24 January 2019. 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
Cheltenham +36 31 £55,000 +155.81% 3
Gloucester -5 1 £57,500 -39.47%
Kafka
South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (96.88%) Python
3 27 (84.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 27 (84.38%) Elasticsearch
4 26 (81.25%) Spring
5 20 (62.50%) Apache Spark
6 19 (59.38%) SDLC
7 17 (53.13%) MongoDB
8 16 (50.00%) AngularJS
8 16 (50.00%) Backbone.js
8 16 (50.00%) D3.js
8 16 (50.00%) Node.js
8 16 (50.00%) CSS3
8 16 (50.00%) Hadoop
8 16 (50.00%) HTML5
8 16 (50.00%) React
8 16 (50.00%) DevOps
8 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
8 16 (50.00%) RESTful
8 16 (50.00%) HTML
8 16 (50.00%) CSS
9 15 (46.88%) SAP
9 15 (46.88%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (46.88%) Electronics
9 15 (46.88%) Telecoms
9 15 (46.88%) Finance
9 15 (46.88%) Manufacturing
9 15 (46.88%) MVC
9 15 (46.88%) Programme Management
9 15 (46.88%) Spring MVC

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 27 (84.38%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (62.50%) Apache Spark
3 11 (34.38%) Apache
4 4 (12.50%) Confluence
5 1 (3.13%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (84.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 17 (53.13%) MongoDB
3 16 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 15 (46.88%) Big Data
5 11 (34.38%) Apache Hive
6 4 (12.50%) Data Lake
6 4 (12.50%) Neo4j
7 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) EasyMock
2 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.50%) JIRA
3 4 (12.50%) JUnit
3 4 (12.50%) Mercurial
4 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.25%) Selenium
5 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.13%) JMeter
5 1 (3.13%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (46.88%) Electronics
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
1 15 (46.88%) Manufacturing
1 15 (46.88%) Marketing
1 15 (46.88%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 22 (68.75%) Java Developer
3 15 (46.88%) Full Stack Developer
4 12 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 12 (37.50%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 12 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (34.38%) Software Engineer
6 10 (31.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 10 (31.25%) Software Developer
7 7 (21.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (21.88%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 6 (18.75%) Java Engineer
8 6 (18.75%) Java Software Developer
8 6 (18.75%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (12.50%) Data Engineer
10 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
10 1 (3.13%) Python Engineer
10 1 (3.13%) Software Tester
10 1 (3.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (81.25%) Spring
2 16 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 16 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 16 (50.00%) CSS
2 16 (50.00%) CSS3
2 16 (50.00%) D3.js
2 16 (50.00%) HTML
2 16 (50.00%) HTML5
2 16 (50.00%) Node.js
2 16 (50.00%) React
2 16 (50.00%) RESTful
3 15 (46.88%) Spring MVC
4 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
5 6 (18.75%) Java EE
6 4 (12.50%) EJB
6 4 (12.50%) JSF
6 4 (12.50%) JSON
6 4 (12.50%) Pandas
6 4 (12.50%) scikit-learn
6 4 (12.50%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 4 (12.50%) Wiki
2 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) CentOS
3 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) SDLC
2 16 (50.00%) DevOps
2 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 15 (46.88%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (46.88%) Digital Marketing
3 15 (46.88%) MVC
3 15 (46.88%) Programme Management
4 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.88%) TDD
5 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 5 (15.63%) Analytics
6 5 (15.63%) Data Analytics
7 4 (12.50%) Data Governance
7 4 (12.50%) Data Ingestion
7 4 (12.50%) Data Science
7 4 (12.50%) Data Stewardship
7 4 (12.50%) Front End Development
7 4 (12.50%) Machine Learning
7 4 (12.50%) Open Source
7 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (96.88%) Python
3 12 (37.50%) C++
4 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (18.75%) C#
6 4 (12.50%) Clojure
6 4 (12.50%) Cypher
6 4 (12.50%) Scala
6 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 4 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) DV Cleared
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) SAP
2 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle