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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 129 -
Rank change year-on-year +31 -  
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 8 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.62% 0.39% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.91% 1.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Median salary £43,750 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +24.32% -7.50%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 418 644 658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 32.23% 36.08% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 339 558 527
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 11 (61.11%) Hadoop
1 11 (61.11%) Apache Hive
1 11 (61.11%) Elasticsearch
1 11 (61.11%) Kibana
1 11 (61.11%) Apache Spark
2 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 7 (38.89%) Amazon ELB
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) OpenVPN
4 7 (38.89%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (38.89%) High Availability
4 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (38.89%) HBase
4 7 (38.89%) Microservices
4 7 (38.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (38.89%) Public Cloud
4 7 (38.89%) HAProxy
4 7 (38.89%) New Relic
4 7 (38.89%) Docker
4 7 (38.89%) logstash
4 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
4 7 (38.89%) Elastic Stack
4 7 (38.89%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 7 (38.89%) MongoDB
4 7 (38.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (38.89%) Varnish
4 7 (38.89%) Puppet

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 11 (61.11%) Apache Spark
1 11 (61.11%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (38.89%) Apache
2 7 (38.89%) Apache Solr
2 7 (38.89%) IIS
2 7 (38.89%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon ELB
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon S3
1 7 (38.89%) Google App Engine
1 7 (38.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco PIX
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
1 7 (38.89%) OpenVPN
1 7 (38.89%) SAN
1 7 (38.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) Apache Hive
1 11 (61.11%) Hadoop
2 7 (38.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (38.89%) HBase
2 7 (38.89%) MongoDB
2 7 (38.89%) MySQL
2 7 (38.89%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (33.33%) Big Data
3 6 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (22.22%) Impala
5 1 (5.56%) DB2
5 1 (5.56%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 7 (38.89%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Big Data Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Data Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Network Systems Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Elastic Stack
1 7 (38.89%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (33.33%) REST
2 6 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (22.22%) MLlib
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Avro
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
1 7 (38.89%) Public Cloud
2 6 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 6 (33.33%) Social Media
2 6 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 4 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) CentOS
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
2 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (38.89%) High Availability
2 7 (38.89%) Microservices
2 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
3 6 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 6 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 6 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 6 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 6 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
4 5 (27.78%) MapReduce
5 4 (22.22%) Analytics
5 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) DevOps
5 4 (22.22%) Machine Learning
5 4 (22.22%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
1 5 (27.78%) Scala
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 4 (22.22%) C
2 4 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
1 6 (33.33%) Master's Degree
2 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Docker
1 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
1 7 (38.89%) Varnish
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Flume
2 1 (5.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) Kibana
2 7 (38.89%) HAProxy
2 7 (38.89%) logstash
2 7 (38.89%) Puppet
2 7 (38.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco
1 7 (38.89%) Dell
1 7 (38.89%) HP
1 7 (38.89%) New Relic
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
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