Kafka Jobs in London

Apache Kafka
England > London

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 6 months to 19 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
19 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 166 66 71
Rank change year-on-year -100 +5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 453 1,820 3,245
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.94% 4.96% 5.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.88% 14.28% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 353 1,057 1,175
10th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £58,250
25th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £67,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £95,000 £100,000 £85,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% +6.25%
75th Percentile £115,000 £122,500 £110,000
90th Percentile £134,000 £150,000 £122,500
England median annual salary £80,000 £90,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +6.67%

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London

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

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5,749 12,742 29,459
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 24.58% 34.75% 45.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4,702 8,848 13,253
10th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
25th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £58,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £80,000 £77,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
75th Percentile £102,500 £100,000 £95,000
90th Percentile £125,000 £120,000 £115,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +3.85% +13.04%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in London

Kafka
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Kafka in London

Kafka
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Kafka in London over the 6 months to 19 April 2024.

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 6 months to 19 April 2024. 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
Jobs
Central London -42 67 £97,500 -4.88% 12
East London 0 10 £150,000 +50.00% 4
South London +4 5 £105,000 +33.33%
West London -8 1 £67,500 -14.29% 5
Kafka
England

Kafka
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 93 (20.53%) Apache Spark
2 46 (10.15%) Apache
3 31 (6.84%) Apache Airflow
4 9 (1.99%) nginx
5 5 (1.10%) Confluence
6 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.22%) Camunda
Applications
1 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 310 (68.43%) AWS
2 111 (24.50%) Azure
3 97 (21.41%) GCP
4 32 (7.06%) GitHub
5 29 (6.40%) Serverless
6 25 (5.52%) GitHub Actions
7 19 (4.19%) Amazon S3
8 18 (3.97%) OpenShift
9 17 (3.75%) Snowflake
10 16 (3.53%) Amazon Kinesis
10 16 (3.53%) AWS Lambda
11 13 (2.87%) SaaS
12 12 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (2.65%) Azure DevOps
13 11 (2.43%) Power Platform
14 9 (1.99%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 8 (1.77%) Stackdriver
16 7 (1.55%) Azure Service Bus
16 7 (1.55%) npm
16 7 (1.55%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.77%) Firewall
2 7 (1.55%) AMQP
3 5 (1.10%) FTP
3 5 (1.10%) Network Security
4 3 (0.66%) HTTP
4 3 (0.66%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.44%) DNS
5 2 (0.44%) SSL
6 1 (0.22%) Multicast
6 1 (0.22%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (18.32%) NoSQL
2 68 (15.01%) Hadoop
3 62 (13.69%) PostgreSQL
4 60 (13.25%) Elasticsearch
5 56 (12.36%) Big Data
6 48 (10.60%) MySQL
7 46 (10.15%) MongoDB
8 43 (9.49%) Redis
9 41 (9.05%) Data Mining
10 36 (7.95%) Data Lake
11 31 (6.84%) Apache Ignite
12 29 (6.40%) Flink
12 29 (6.40%) Relational Database
13 28 (6.18%) SQL Server
14 25 (5.52%) BigQuery
15 20 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
16 19 (4.19%) Apache Cassandra
17 13 (2.87%) Amazon Redshift
18 11 (2.43%) Power BI
18 11 (2.43%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 61 (13.47%) Jenkins
2 31 (6.84%) Git
3 20 (4.42%) GitLab
4 18 (3.97%) JIRA
5 14 (3.09%) Maven
6 9 (1.99%) Cucumber
6 9 (1.99%) Cypress.io
7 8 (1.77%) CircleCI
8 7 (1.55%) Bitbucket
8 7 (1.55%) Mocha
8 7 (1.55%) Selenium
9 6 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (1.10%) Jaeger
10 5 (1.10%) JMeter
10 5 (1.10%) JUnit
11 4 (0.88%) Postman
12 3 (0.66%) Bitbucket Server
12 3 (0.66%) REST Assured
12 3 (0.66%) Serenity BDD
12 3 (0.66%) SoapUI
General
1 121 (26.71%) Finance
2 78 (17.22%) Social Skills
3 77 (17.00%) Banking
4 57 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (7.95%) Games
6 33 (7.28%) Retail Banking
7 26 (5.74%) Front Office
7 26 (5.74%) Law
8 25 (5.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 17 (3.75%) Retail
10 11 (2.43%) Financial Institution
11 10 (2.21%) Marketing
12 6 (1.32%) Investment Banking
12 6 (1.32%) Public Sector
13 5 (1.10%) Health Technology
14 4 (0.88%) Advertising
14 4 (0.88%) Influencing Skills
14 4 (0.88%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.44%) Organisational Skills
15 2 (0.44%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 163 (35.98%) Developer
2 160 (35.32%) Senior
3 76 (16.78%) Java Developer
4 71 (15.67%) Lead
5 58 (12.80%) Architect
6 56 (12.36%) Senior Developer
7 48 (10.60%) Data Engineer
8 44 (9.71%) Software Engineer
9 36 (7.95%) .NET Developer
10 34 (7.51%) Cloud Architect
11 31 (6.84%) Technical Leader
12 29 (6.40%) IT Architect
12 29 (6.40%) Java Engineer
13 25 (5.52%) Senior Architect
13 25 (5.52%) Senior Cloud Architect
13 25 (5.52%) Senior Java Developer
14 20 (4.42%) Senior Software Engineer
15 18 (3.97%) Lead Developer
16 17 (3.75%) Python Engineer
17 16 (3.53%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (26.05%) Spring Boot
2 92 (20.31%) Spring
3 66 (14.57%) .NET
3 66 (14.57%) React
4 39 (8.61%) RabbitMQ
5 35 (7.73%) AngularJS
6 34 (7.51%) RESTful
7 33 (7.28%) Apache Beam
8 30 (6.62%) REST
9 24 (5.30%) Node.js
10 21 (4.64%) CSS
11 18 (3.97%) Middleware
12 16 (3.53%) Django
13 14 (3.09%) GraphQL
13 14 (3.09%) PyTorch
13 14 (3.09%) TensorFlow
14 12 (2.65%) .NET Core
14 12 (2.65%) HTML
14 12 (2.65%) PySpark
15 11 (2.43%) gRPC
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.61%) Distributed Systems
2 36 (7.95%) Greenfield Project
3 33 (7.28%) Algorithms
4 16 (3.53%) Data Structures
5 15 (3.31%) Cloud Native
6 13 (2.87%) Client/Server
7 11 (2.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (2.43%) Hedge funds
7 11 (2.43%) Public Cloud
8 10 (2.21%) Sports Betting
9 8 (1.77%) Distributed Applications
9 8 (1.77%) Legacy Systems
10 7 (1.55%) Product Ownership
10 7 (1.55%) PropTech
11 6 (1.32%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.10%) Blog
12 5 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (1.10%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 38 (8.39%) Linux
2 11 (2.43%) Windows
3 8 (1.77%) Unix
4 6 (1.32%) CentOS
4 6 (1.32%) Solaris
4 6 (1.32%) Ubuntu
4 6 (1.32%) zOS
5 2 (0.44%) Android
5 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (35.54%) Microservices
2 138 (30.46%) Agile
3 137 (30.24%) Software Engineering
4 127 (28.04%) CI/CD
5 119 (26.27%) DevOps
6 69 (15.23%) TDD
7 67 (14.79%) Analytics
8 62 (13.69%) Fintech
8 62 (13.69%) Mathematics
9 61 (13.47%) Computer Science
10 57 (12.58%) Problem-Solving
10 57 (12.58%) SDLC
11 53 (11.70%) Mentoring
12 52 (11.48%) Data Pipeline
13 51 (11.26%) Data Visualisation
13 51 (11.26%) Machine Learning
13 51 (11.26%) Visualisation
14 50 (11.04%) Migration
15 47 (10.38%) Artificial Intelligence
15 47 (10.38%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 227 (50.11%) Java
2 133 (29.36%) SQL
3 120 (26.49%) Python
4 85 (18.76%) C#
5 45 (9.93%) JavaScript
6 38 (8.39%) Kotlin
7 30 (6.62%) Scala
8 29 (6.40%) TypeScript
9 26 (5.74%) Go
10 14 (3.09%) C
11 6 (1.32%) Groovy
12 5 (1.10%) Bash
12 5 (1.10%) Clojure
12 5 (1.10%) VBA
13 4 (0.88%) R
14 3 (0.66%) C++
14 3 (0.66%) F#
14 3 (0.66%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.66%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 99 (21.85%) Degree
2 38 (8.39%) Master's Degree
3 21 (4.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (2.65%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.65%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.21%) PhD
6 7 (1.55%) AWS Certification
6 7 (1.55%) AWS Certified Developer
7 6 (1.32%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
8 5 (1.10%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.66%) CISM
9 3 (0.66%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.09%) QA
2 9 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.55%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.32%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (1.32%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.66%) Accessibility
5 3 (0.66%) ISO 20022
5 3 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (0.66%) MiFID
5 3 (0.66%) NIST
System Software
1 147 (32.45%) Docker
2 10 (2.21%) HDFS
3 2 (0.44%) IAG
4 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.22%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 212 (46.80%) Kubernetes
2 43 (9.49%) Terraform
3 25 (5.52%) Ansible
4 13 (2.87%) Grafana
5 12 (2.65%) Prometheus
6 5 (1.10%) Argo
6 5 (1.10%) Kiali
6 5 (1.10%) Kibana
7 4 (0.88%) Kubeflow
7 4 (0.88%) logstash
8 3 (0.66%) Consul
9 1 (0.22%) Istio
9 1 (0.22%) Kustomize
9 1 (0.22%) Oozie
9 1 (0.22%) Packer
9 1 (0.22%) Progress Chef
9 1 (0.22%) Puppet
9 1 (0.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 56 (12.36%) Google
2 41 (9.05%) Microsoft
3 28 (6.18%) Databricks
4 15 (3.31%) Splunk
5 13 (2.87%) Cloudera
6 12 (2.65%) OpenAI
7 11 (2.43%) Oracle
8 8 (1.77%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.77%) YouTube
9 5 (1.10%) AppDynamics
9 5 (1.10%) Apple
9 5 (1.10%) Confluent
9 5 (1.10%) IBM
9 5 (1.10%) VMware
10 4 (0.88%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.88%) Vertica
11 3 (0.66%) Facebook
11 3 (0.66%) Okta
11 3 (0.66%) Qualys
11 3 (0.66%) Reuters