The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
England / London
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 273 428 568
Rank change year-on-year +155 +140  
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 392 237 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.13% 0.56% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.81% 1.38% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 346 229 85
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £95,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -14.28%  

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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13935 17173 16658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 40.31% 40.25% 37.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11896 15052 14143
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Kafka
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Kafka in London

Kafka
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in London over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Kafka in London

Kafka
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
City of London +55 40 £70,000 +7.69% 10
Croydon - 2 £61,250 -
Hounslow - 1 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Heathrow - 1 - -
Kafka
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 London region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 403 (60.42%) Java
2 354 (53.07%) Agile Software Development
3 315 (47.23%) Apache Spark
4 307 (46.03%) Big Data
5 300 (44.98%) Scala
6 278 (41.68%) NoSQL
7 253 (37.93%) Hadoop
8 226 (33.88%) Python
9 221 (33.13%) Amazon AWS
10 216 (32.38%) Apache Cassandra
11 193 (28.94%) Docker
12 187 (28.04%) TDD
13 173 (25.94%) Microservices
14 169 (25.34%) Linux
15 167 (25.04%) MongoDB
16 158 (23.69%) Node.js
17 155 (23.24%) JavaScript
18 151 (22.64%) DevOps
19 148 (22.19%) SQL
19 148 (22.19%) Apache Hive
20 135 (20.24%) Software Engineering
20 135 (20.24%) Kubernetes
21 132 (19.79%) Apache
22 128 (19.19%) Open Source
23 127 (19.04%) Finance
24 123 (18.44%) C#
25 121 (18.14%) Continuous Integration
26 115 (17.24%) Analytics
27 111 (16.64%) .NET
28 100 (14.99%) React

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 315 (47.23%) Apache Spark
2 132 (19.79%) Apache
3 80 (11.99%) Elasticsearch
4 38 (5.70%) Apache Pig
5 17 (2.55%) Apache Solr
6 16 (2.40%) Apache Airflow
7 15 (2.25%) Tomcat
8 13 (1.95%) Confluence
9 11 (1.65%) MQSeries
9 11 (1.65%) SAS
10 6 (0.90%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.75%) Apache Qpid
11 5 (0.75%) Traefik
12 4 (0.60%) CMS
12 4 (0.60%) Lightstreamer
12 4 (0.60%) WebORB
13 3 (0.45%) Mule
13 3 (0.45%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.30%) JBoss
14 2 (0.30%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 221 (33.13%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (6.90%) GitHub
3 39 (5.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 35 (5.25%) Amazon Kinesis
5 33 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
6 30 (4.50%) Amazon EC2
7 26 (3.90%) Amazon S3
8 18 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
9 13 (1.95%) SaaS
10 12 (1.80%) Amazon EMR
10 12 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (0.90%) Office 365
11 6 (0.90%) OpenShift
12 4 (0.60%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.45%) Slack
13 3 (0.45%) Yammer
14 2 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
15 1 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.50%) Internet
2 9 (1.35%) DNS
2 9 (1.35%) SSL
2 9 (1.35%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.05%) NAS
3 7 (1.05%) SAN
4 6 (0.90%) LAN
4 6 (0.90%) WAN
5 5 (0.75%) Firewall
5 5 (0.75%) Kerberos
5 5 (0.75%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (0.30%) DHCP
6 2 (0.30%) HTTP
6 2 (0.30%) LDAP
6 2 (0.30%) Multicast
6 2 (0.30%) SSH
7 1 (0.15%) BGP
7 1 (0.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.15%) IPsec
7 1 (0.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (46.03%) Big Data
2 278 (41.68%) NoSQL
3 253 (37.93%) Hadoop
4 216 (32.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 167 (25.04%) MongoDB
6 148 (22.19%) Apache Hive
7 97 (14.54%) PostgreSQL
8 75 (11.24%) HBase
8 75 (11.24%) Relational Database
9 71 (10.64%) SQL Server
10 67 (10.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 61 (9.15%) MySQL
12 54 (8.10%) Blockchain
13 52 (7.80%) Neo4j
14 44 (6.60%) Amazon Redshift
14 44 (6.60%) Sqoop
15 36 (5.40%) Data Warehouse
16 34 (5.10%) Impala
17 33 (4.95%) RDBMS
18 26 (3.90%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 85 (12.74%) Jenkins
2 49 (7.35%) webpack
3 47 (7.05%) Babel
4 42 (6.30%) Maven
5 36 (5.40%) Git (software)
6 28 (4.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 27 (4.05%) Octopus Deploy
8 25 (3.75%) JIRA
9 20 (3.00%) TeamCity
10 17 (2.55%) Eclipse
11 11 (1.65%) Travis CI
12 9 (1.35%) IntelliJ
13 8 (1.20%) Cucumber
13 8 (1.20%) NUnit
13 8 (1.20%) Subversion
13 8 (1.20%) Vagrant
14 7 (1.05%) Bitbucket
14 7 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
15 6 (0.90%) Codeship
16 5 (0.75%) Mockito
General
1 127 (19.04%) Finance
2 60 (9.00%) Games
3 47 (7.05%) Banking
4 38 (5.70%) Marketing
5 25 (3.75%) Advertising
6 21 (3.15%) Investment Banking
6 21 (3.15%) Retail
7 14 (2.10%) Front Office
8 8 (1.20%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.20%) Legal
9 5 (0.75%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.60%) Online Betting
11 3 (0.45%) Law
11 3 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.45%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 318 (47.68%) Developer
2 131 (19.64%) Java Developer
3 98 (14.69%) Scala Developer
4 93 (13.94%) Data Engineer
5 92 (13.79%) Architect
6 66 (9.90%) Software Engineer
7 65 (9.75%) Senior Developer
8 57 (8.55%) Java Scala Developer
9 55 (8.25%) Big Data Engineer
10 54 (8.10%) C# Developer
11 47 (7.05%) Data Architect
12 43 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
13 40 (6.00%) Java Engineer
13 40 (6.00%) NoSQL Developer
14 38 (5.70%) Linux Engineer
15 36 (5.40%) Big Data Developer
16 33 (4.95%) Apache Spark Developer
16 33 (4.95%) Node.js Developer
17 32 (4.80%) JavaScript Developer
17 32 (4.80%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (23.69%) Node.js
2 111 (16.64%) .NET
3 100 (14.99%) React
4 76 (11.39%) AngularJS
4 76 (11.39%) RabbitMQ
5 75 (11.24%) Akka
6 66 (9.90%) REST
7 62 (9.30%) Spring
8 47 (7.05%) Redux
9 46 (6.90%) HTML
10 42 (6.30%) RESTful
11 41 (6.15%) ActiveMQ
12 40 (6.00%) LAPP Stack
12 40 (6.00%) WebSockets
13 36 (5.40%) HTML5
14 33 (4.95%) Web Services
15 32 (4.80%) Flask
16 31 (4.65%) CSS
16 31 (4.65%) jQuery
17 27 (4.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 75 (11.24%) Computer Science
2 67 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (7.35%) Greenfield Project
4 46 (6.90%) Fintech
5 43 (6.45%) Algorithms
6 42 (6.30%) Data Structures
7 18 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 17 (2.55%) Fixed Income
9 16 (2.40%) Data Centre
9 16 (2.40%) Equities
10 14 (2.10%) Internet of Things
10 14 (2.10%) Online Games
11 11 (1.65%) Hedge funds
12 8 (1.20%) Public Cloud
12 8 (1.20%) Replication
12 8 (1.20%) Social Media
13 7 (1.05%) Bitcoin
13 7 (1.05%) Derivative
13 7 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
14 5 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 169 (25.34%) Linux
2 40 (6.00%) Unix
3 19 (2.85%) Ubuntu
4 18 (2.70%) Windows
5 12 (1.80%) CentOS
6 9 (1.35%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.75%) Debian
8 4 (0.60%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.30%) Mesosphere
9 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.15%) Android
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (53.07%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (28.04%) TDD
3 173 (25.94%) Microservices
4 151 (22.64%) DevOps
5 135 (20.24%) Software Engineering
6 128 (19.19%) Open Source
7 121 (18.14%) Continuous Integration
8 115 (17.24%) Analytics
9 77 (11.54%) Scrum
10 75 (11.24%) BDD
11 74 (11.09%) E-Commerce
12 71 (10.64%) Technical Architecture
13 68 (10.19%) Kanban
14 64 (9.60%) Pair Programming
15 58 (8.70%) ETL
16 55 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
17 46 (6.90%) Machine Learning
18 43 (6.45%) Functional Programming
18 43 (6.45%) Multithreading
19 41 (6.15%) OO
Programming Languages
1 403 (60.42%) Java
2 300 (44.98%) Scala
3 226 (33.88%) Python
4 155 (23.24%) JavaScript
5 148 (22.19%) SQL
6 123 (18.44%) C#
7 82 (12.29%) Go
8 62 (9.30%) PHP
9 53 (7.95%) C++
10 52 (7.80%) Ruby
11 49 (7.35%) ES6
12 44 (6.60%) R
13 35 (5.25%) F#
14 31 (4.65%) Perl
15 30 (4.50%) Bash Shell
16 20 (3.00%) C
16 20 (3.00%) Clojure
17 17 (2.55%) GraphQL
18 7 (1.05%) Shell Script
19 6 (0.90%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 86 (12.89%) Degree
2 24 (3.60%) PhD
3 16 (2.40%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.15%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.15%) CBAP
5 1 (0.15%) IIBA
5 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (7.35%) QA
2 29 (4.35%) Data Quality
3 14 (2.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.60%) ISO20022
5 2 (0.30%) GCP
6 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 193 (28.94%) Docker
2 66 (9.90%) Apache Flume
3 64 (9.60%) HDFS
4 29 (4.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (1.20%) etcd
5 8 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (1.05%) KVM
7 6 (0.90%) Shibboleth
7 6 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (0.75%) Ceph
8 5 (0.75%) iptables
8 5 (0.75%) Xen
9 2 (0.30%) NFS
9 2 (0.30%) Squid
9 2 (0.30%) Varnish
10 1 (0.15%) Cronacle
10 1 (0.15%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.15%) LXC
10 1 (0.15%) PowerDNS
10 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 135 (20.24%) Kubernetes
2 75 (11.24%) Opscode Chef
3 71 (10.64%) Puppet
4 65 (9.75%) Ansible
5 36 (5.40%) Mesos
6 35 (5.25%) Terraform
7 31 (4.65%) Kibana
8 27 (4.05%) Oozie
9 19 (2.85%) Marathon
10 15 (2.25%) Nagios
11 14 (2.10%) Ambari
12 11 (1.65%) Hadoop YARN
12 11 (1.65%) logstash
13 8 (1.20%) Consul
14 7 (1.05%) Cobbler
14 7 (1.05%) Icinga
14 7 (1.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 7 (1.05%) Zenoss
15 6 (0.90%) Grafana
15 6 (0.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (8.70%) Google
2 42 (6.30%) Hortonworks
3 39 (5.85%) Microsoft
4 29 (4.35%) Cloudera
4 29 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 21 (3.15%) Splunk
6 19 (2.85%) IBM
7 18 (2.70%) Oracle
7 18 (2.70%) Tableau
8 17 (2.55%) Teradata
9 16 (2.40%) Informatica
10 14 (2.10%) Apigee
11 11 (1.65%) Facebook
12 9 (1.35%) NetApp
12 9 (1.35%) VMware
13 8 (1.20%) Netezza
14 7 (1.05%) Ab Initio
14 7 (1.05%) Atlassian
14 7 (1.05%) EMC
14 7 (1.05%) Talend
North London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + LTIP + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networkers
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Morgan Mckinley
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + equity + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Casual, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
London
AIG
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
DHI Group inc
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + equity, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago