Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.41% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Somerset median annual salary £49,000 - -
South West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 635 647 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 51.54% 51.43% 42.30%
Number of salaries quoted 542 553 483
Somerset median annual salary £42,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,525 £27,500 £25,850
90th Percentile £63,625 £57,500 £52,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +6.41% +6.85%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Somerset

Kafka
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Kafka in Somerset

Kafka
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Bath - 1 £49,000 - 3
Kafka
South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (80.00%) Vagrant
2 4 (80.00%) Redis
2 4 (80.00%) Behat
2 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (80.00%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (80.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (80.00%) Regular Expression
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) XPath
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) PHP 7
2 4 (80.00%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (80.00%) Codeception
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 5 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (80.00%) Redis
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Flink
2 1 (20.00%) Infinispan
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Codeception
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) PHP Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Behat
1 4 (80.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 4 (80.00%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (80.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (20.00%) HornetQ
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP
2 1 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (80.00%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) PHP 7
2 4 (80.00%) XPath
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) RHCE
2 1 (20.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (20.00%) Gluster
2 1 (20.00%) iptables
2 1 (20.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Check_MK
1 1 (20.00%) Grafana
1 1 (20.00%) Graylog
1 1 (20.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (20.00%) Kibana
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Pingdom
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Infobright
1 1 (20.00%) New Relic
1 1 (20.00%) PagerDuty
1 1 (20.00%) Qualys
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk