Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 186 -
Rank change year-on-year +41 - -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 10 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.42% 0.29% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 0.99% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £51,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.65% - -
Berkshire median annual salary £62,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +21.36% +3.00% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 797 1011 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 33.39% 28.99% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 677 866 1164
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,525
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +17.65%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Reading

Kafka
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Kafka in Reading

Kafka
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in Reading over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Kafka in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 9 (90.00%) Hadoop
1 9 (90.00%) Apache Spark
2 8 (80.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Python
4 6 (60.00%) Apache Hive
4 6 (60.00%) Machine Learning
4 6 (60.00%) Analytics
5 5 (50.00%) DevOps
5 5 (50.00%) MapReduce
5 5 (50.00%) Scala
5 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (40.00%) C#
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (30.00%) Impala
7 3 (30.00%) Kibana
7 3 (30.00%) Apache Pig
7 3 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (30.00%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (30.00%) MLlib
7 3 (30.00%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (30.00%) R

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (90.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) Apache Pig
2 3 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Azure Machine Learning
2 2 (20.00%) Data Lake Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) GitHub
3 1 (10.00%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 1 (10.00%) IaaS
3 1 (10.00%) PaaS
3 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (60.00%) Apache Hive
3 3 (30.00%) Big Data
3 3 (30.00%) Impala
4 2 (20.00%) Data Lake
4 2 (20.00%) HBase
4 2 (20.00%) Parquet
4 2 (20.00%) Power BI
5 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Graduate
2 2 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Java Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior C++ Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Java Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) MLlib
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Avro
2 2 (20.00%) TensorFlow
3 1 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Currency
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Analytics
1 6 (60.00%) Machine Learning
2 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 5 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Protective Monitoring
4 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Data Management
5 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (20.00%) Functional Programming
5 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) Scala
5 4 (40.00%) C#
6 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (30.00%) C
6 3 (30.00%) R
7 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (10.00%) C++
8 1 (10.00%) Erlang
8 1 (10.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Flume
1 2 (20.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Kibana
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Tableau
3 1 (10.00%) SAP