Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 78 85
Rank change year-on-year +23 +7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 14 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.06% 0.65% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.06% 1.45% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 1
Liverpool median annual salary £49,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.47% -5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £45,275 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £55,750 £47,750 £47,500
Merseyside median annual salary £49,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.47% -5.56% +3.45%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 231 346 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 33.92% 44.82% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 190 253 222
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,850 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,800 £67,000 £48,750
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Liverpool

Kafka
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Kafka in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) Scrum
2 12 (85.71%) MongoDB
3 8 (57.14%) NoSQL
3 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 8 (57.14%) TDD
3 8 (57.14%) Spring
3 8 (57.14%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Unix
3 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (57.14%) Build Automation
3 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
3 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 8 (57.14%) React
3 8 (57.14%) Spring Boot
3 8 (57.14%) Front End Development
4 7 (50.00%) Logistics
5 6 (42.86%) Project Management
5 6 (42.86%) MySQL
5 6 (42.86%) JIRA
5 6 (42.86%) Deployment Automation
5 6 (42.86%) Coaching
5 6 (42.86%) User Stories
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Project Management
6 5 (35.71%) Life Science
6 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (28.57%) JavaScript

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 4 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) MongoDB
2 8 (57.14%) NoSQL
3 6 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Designer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Designer
2 5 (35.71%) Solutions Designer
3 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
1 8 (57.14%) React
1 8 (57.14%) Spring
1 8 (57.14%) Spring Boot
2 4 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (28.57%) Jest
2 4 (28.57%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Life Science
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
1 8 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) Build Automation
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (57.14%) Front End Development
3 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 8 (57.14%) TDD
3 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 7 (50.00%) Logistics
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (42.86%) Coaching
5 6 (42.86%) Deployment Automation
5 6 (42.86%) Project Management
5 6 (42.86%) User Stories
6 4 (28.57%) Fault Analysis
6 4 (28.57%) Microservices
6 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) ES6
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Ansible
1 4 (28.57%) Kibana
1 4 (28.57%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft