Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 147 168
Rank change year-on-year -7 +21 -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 11 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.40% 0.69% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 1.44% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 7
Oxfordshire median annual salary £58,000 £84,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.95% +29.23% -
10th Percentile £51,500 £77,575 £37,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £87,500 £88,500
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,388 1,324 1,501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 50.99% 47.75% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,220 1,129 1,265
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Oxfordshire

Kafka
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Kafka in Oxfordshire

Kafka
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Kafka in Oxfordshire

Kafka
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Oxford -21 4 £57,500 -31.55% 1
Abingdon 0 1 - -
Kafka
South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Big Data
2 9 (81.82%) Apache Spark
2 9 (81.82%) Data Science
3 8 (72.73%) Algorithms
3 8 (72.73%) Hadoop
3 8 (72.73%) Predictive Modelling
3 8 (72.73%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (72.73%) Python
4 7 (63.64%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis
5 6 (54.55%) MongoDB
5 6 (54.55%) R
6 5 (45.45%) MapReduce
6 5 (45.45%) Statistical Modelling
6 5 (45.45%) Machine Learning
6 5 (45.45%) Data Structures
6 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
6 5 (45.45%) Open Source
6 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
6 5 (45.45%) Apache Hive
6 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
6 5 (45.45%) MATLAB
6 5 (45.45%) Oracle
6 5 (45.45%) RDBMS
6 5 (45.45%) Julia
6 5 (45.45%) Torch
7 4 (36.36%) Analytics
7 4 (36.36%) Data Analytics

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 9 (81.82%) Apache Spark
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) Big Data
2 8 (72.73%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (72.73%) Hadoop
3 6 (54.55%) MongoDB
4 5 (45.45%) Apache Hive
4 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
4 5 (45.45%) RDBMS
4 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) Power BI
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Ant
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Data Scientist
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Scientist
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Torch
2 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) EJB
3 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 1 (9.09%) JAXB
3 1 (9.09%) JAXP
3 1 (9.09%) JDBC
3 1 (9.09%) JMS
3 1 (9.09%) JSP
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) Servlets
3 1 (9.09%) Struts
3 1 (9.09%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Algorithms
2 5 (45.45%) Data Structures
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Data Science
2 8 (72.73%) Predictive Modelling
3 7 (63.64%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis
5 5 (45.45%) Machine Learning
5 5 (45.45%) MapReduce
5 5 (45.45%) Open Source
5 5 (45.45%) Statistical Modelling
6 4 (36.36%) Analytics
6 4 (36.36%) Data Analytics
7 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
8 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (18.18%) Commercial Awareness
8 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (18.18%) Scrum
9 1 (9.09%) DAMA
9 1 (9.09%) Data Management
9 1 (9.09%) Data Strategy
9 1 (9.09%) Information Security
9 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Python
3 6 (54.55%) R
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) Julia
4 5 (45.45%) MATLAB
4 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
5 3 (27.27%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Master's Degree
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (9.09%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Alteryx
2 1 (9.09%) Hortonworks
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau