Period
to 10 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 10 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
10 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 137 165 181
Rank change year-on-year +28 +16 +32
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 2 14 45
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.11% 0.44% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 1.35% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 17
Median annual salary £47,500 £73,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.37% +8.89% +3.85%
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,250 £62,000
90th Percentile £53,000 £77,500 £80,000
East of England median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -10.34% +16.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 681 1,040 1,936
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 36.38% 32.82% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 539 831 1,686
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £33,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Hertfordshire

Kafka
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Kafka in Hertfordshire

Kafka
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 10 April 2020. 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
St Albans - 1 £42,500 -
Kafka
East of England

For the 6 months to 10 April 2020, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) WebSockets
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) SignalR
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) GitLab
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Archiva
2 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Archiva
2 1 (50.00%) GitLab
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (50.00%) SignalR
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet