Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 214 259
Rank change year-on-year -23 +45 +28
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 31 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.47% 0.44% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.05% 1.02% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 12
Hampshire median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -3.57% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £85,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% - +23.81%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,944 2,462 2,894
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 44.38% 43.44% 43.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2,542 2,250 2,666
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Hampshire

Kafka
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Kafka in Hampshire

Kafka
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in Hampshire over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Kafka in Hampshire

Kafka
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Southampton -17 9 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Fareham - 8 £75,000 -
Basingstoke - 6 £60,000 - 1
Farnborough +7 4 £50,000 -4.76%
Aldershot - 2 £75,000 -
Eastleigh - 1 £52,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £65,000 -
Kafka
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 13 (41.94%) SQL
1 13 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (41.94%) Docker
1 13 (41.94%) DevOps
2 11 (35.48%) Apache Spark
2 11 (35.48%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (32.26%) Hadoop
3 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (29.03%) Java
5 8 (25.81%) .NET
5 8 (25.81%) Apache
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
5 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
5 8 (25.81%) Video on Demand
5 8 (25.81%) Big Data
5 8 (25.81%) Microservices
6 7 (22.58%) Data Science
6 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
6 7 (22.58%) Analytics
6 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (22.58%) Oracle
7 6 (19.35%) C++
7 6 (19.35%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (19.35%) Go
7 6 (19.35%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (19.35%) Data Analytics
7 6 (19.35%) Redis
7 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (19.35%) Data Lake

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 11 (35.48%) Apache Spark
2 8 (25.81%) Apache
3 5 (16.13%) Apache Solr
4 4 (12.90%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.23%) GemFire
6 1 (3.23%) JBoss
6 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.13%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 4 (12.90%) GitHub
3 4 (12.90%) PaaS
4 3 (9.68%) Azure Functions
4 3 (9.68%) Azure Machine Learning
4 3 (9.68%) SaaS
4 3 (9.68%) Serverless
5 2 (6.45%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (32.26%) Hadoop
3 8 (25.81%) Big Data
4 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
5 6 (19.35%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 6 (19.35%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (19.35%) Data Lake
5 6 (19.35%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (19.35%) Redis
6 5 (16.13%) Cosmos DB
6 5 (16.13%) Geospatial Data
7 3 (9.68%) HBase
7 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
8 2 (6.45%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (6.45%) Apache Hive
9 1 (3.23%) MySQL
9 1 (3.23%) Neo4j
9 1 (3.23%) OLTP
9 1 (3.23%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) Gradle
3 2 (6.45%) gulp
3 2 (6.45%) Protractor
3 2 (6.45%) Selenium
3 2 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.23%) JUnit
General
1 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Azure Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Azure Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Data Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Integration Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Big Data Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Support Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Hadoop Architect
7 1 (3.23%) NoSQL Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) gRPC
3 5 (16.13%) JSON
3 5 (16.13%) Middleware
3 5 (16.13%) Spring
4 4 (12.90%) Node.js
4 4 (12.90%) REST
4 4 (12.90%) Spring Boot
4 4 (12.90%) Spring Integration
5 3 (9.68%) GeoJSON
5 3 (9.68%) JMS
5 3 (9.68%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (9.68%) SAML
5 3 (9.68%) Spring MVC
6 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.45%) WireMock
7 1 (3.23%) Apache Avro
7 1 (3.23%) React
7 1 (3.23%) Spark Streaming
7 1 (3.23%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Video on Demand
2 3 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.45%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
1 4 (12.90%) Unix
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (41.94%) DevOps
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) Microservices
4 7 (22.58%) Analytics
4 7 (22.58%) Data Science
5 6 (19.35%) Data Analytics
6 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
6 5 (16.13%) Project Management
6 5 (16.13%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (16.13%) SDLC
7 4 (12.90%) Machine Learning
7 4 (12.90%) Migration
7 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (12.90%) Scrum
8 3 (9.68%) API Development
8 3 (9.68%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (9.68%) Data Architecture
8 3 (9.68%) Identity Management
8 3 (9.68%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) Java
3 6 (19.35%) C++
3 6 (19.35%) Go
4 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) Python
5 4 (12.90%) PHP
5 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.45%) C#
6 2 (6.45%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.23%) R
7 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (6.45%) HDFS
2 2 (6.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (16.13%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) Kubernetes
2 3 (9.68%) Terraform
3 2 (6.45%) Ansible
4 1 (3.23%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle
3 6 (19.35%) Databricks
4 2 (6.45%) AppDynamics
4 2 (6.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com