Kafka Jobs in the South West

Apache Kafka
England > South West

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
3 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 174 174 220
Rank change year-on-year 0 +46 -73
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 92 115 79
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.25% 1.54% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.06% 5.56% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 73 60 40
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £50,938 £52,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £77,500
Median % change year-on-year - -16.13% +29.17%
75th Percentile £75,000 £76,835 £87,500
90th Percentile £91,934 £90,125 £90,000
England median annual salary £82,500 £90,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +12.50% +6.67%

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West

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 the South West 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 1,818 2,067 2,612
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 24.79% 27.68% 34.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,434 1,225 1,778
10th Percentile £31,500 £35,625 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £61,500 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -8.89% +8.00% +8.70%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Kafka as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in the South West

Kafka
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Kafka in the South West.

Salary trend for Kafka in the South West

Kafka
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Kafka in the South West over the 6 months to 3 March 2024.

Salary histogram for Kafka in the South West

Kafka
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the South West region over the 6 months to 3 March 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
Bristol +33 69 £70,576 +15.36% 8
Dorset +23 11 £52,500 +16.67%
Wiltshire +7 6 £57,500 -34.29%
Gloucestershire -39 4 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Somerset +15 1 £57,500 - 1
Kafka
England

Kafka
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West 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 26 (28.26%) Apache Spark
2 12 (13.04%) Apache
3 2 (2.17%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 40 (43.48%) AWS
2 31 (33.70%) GCP
3 22 (23.91%) Azure
4 15 (16.30%) GitHub
5 12 (13.04%) GitHub Actions
5 12 (13.04%) Power Platform
5 12 (13.04%) Vertex AI
6 7 (7.61%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (3.26%) OpenShift
8 2 (2.17%) npm
9 1 (1.09%) Amazon EventBridge
9 1 (1.09%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.09%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 1 (1.09%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (1.09%) Azure DevOps
9 1 (1.09%) Serverless
9 1 (1.09%) Snowflake
9 1 (1.09%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) Network Security
1 3 (3.26%) WAN
2 1 (1.09%) AMQP
2 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (39.13%) Relational Database
2 35 (38.04%) Big Data
3 23 (25.00%) BigQuery
3 23 (25.00%) MySQL
4 22 (23.91%) Data Lake
5 17 (18.48%) NoSQL
6 15 (16.30%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (15.22%) Hadoop
8 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
9 12 (13.04%) Bigtable
9 12 (13.04%) Looker
9 12 (13.04%) Power BI
9 12 (13.04%) Tableau
10 10 (10.87%) Flink
11 7 (7.61%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (7.61%) MongoDB
12 3 (3.26%) Apache Hive
12 3 (3.26%) RDBMS
13 1 (1.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 30 (32.61%) Jenkins
2 11 (11.96%) Git
3 10 (10.87%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (5.43%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.43%) Maven
5 3 (3.26%) JIRA
5 3 (3.26%) JUnit
5 3 (3.26%) Spinnaker
6 2 (2.17%) Cypress.io
6 2 (2.17%) Selenium
7 1 (1.09%) Bitbucket
General
1 46 (50.00%) Finance
2 38 (41.30%) Banking
3 18 (19.57%) Social Skills
4 17 (18.48%) Retail
5 9 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (8.70%) Influencing Skills
6 8 (8.70%) Presentation Skills
6 8 (8.70%) Public Sector
6 8 (8.70%) Tech for Good
7 5 (5.43%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.17%) Games
9 1 (1.09%) Aviation
9 1 (1.09%) Health Technology
9 1 (1.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (22.83%) Java Engineer
2 20 (21.74%) Developer
3 18 (19.57%) Data Engineer
3 18 (19.57%) Java Developer
4 17 (18.48%) Software Engineer
5 13 (14.13%) Lead
6 12 (13.04%) Architect
6 12 (13.04%) Java Software Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) Senior
8 8 (8.70%) Head of Engineering
8 8 (8.70%) Lead Data Engineer
8 8 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (6.52%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Junior
10 4 (4.35%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (3.26%) Junior Developer
11 3 (3.26%) Junior Java Developer
11 3 (3.26%) Technical Architect
12 2 (2.17%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (41.30%) Spring Boot
2 32 (34.78%) Spring
3 17 (18.48%) AngularJS
4 14 (15.22%) React
5 13 (14.13%) Hibernate
6 12 (13.04%) REST
7 10 (10.87%) Apache Beam
7 10 (10.87%) JPA
8 7 (7.61%) RESTful
9 5 (5.43%) Apache NiFi
9 5 (5.43%) OpenAPI
9 5 (5.43%) Swagger
10 3 (3.26%) Java SE
10 3 (3.26%) JDBC
10 3 (3.26%) JSON
10 3 (3.26%) ODBC
10 3 (3.26%) OLE DB
10 3 (3.26%) Playwright
10 3 (3.26%) Regular Expression
11 2 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Data Structures
2 8 (8.70%) Algorithms
2 8 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (7.61%) Blockchain
3 7 (7.61%) Robotics
4 5 (5.43%) Cloud Native
4 5 (5.43%) Product Ownership
5 3 (3.26%) Cyber Defence
5 3 (3.26%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.17%) Legacy Systems
7 1 (1.09%) IoT
7 1 (1.09%) Legacy Applications
7 1 (1.09%) NHS
7 1 (1.09%) Virtual Reality
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.78%) Linux
2 3 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.17%) Unix
4 1 (1.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (67.39%) Agile
2 47 (51.09%) Microservices
3 37 (40.22%) Software Engineering
4 28 (30.43%) CI/CD
5 25 (27.17%) Data Engineering
6 23 (25.00%) Data Pipeline
7 22 (23.91%) Machine Learning
8 18 (19.57%) Artificial Intelligence
9 17 (18.48%) Analytics
9 17 (18.48%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (17.39%) ETL
11 15 (16.30%) Code Quality
11 15 (16.30%) Visualisation
12 14 (15.22%) Infrastructure as Code
13 13 (14.13%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (14.13%) Coaching
14 12 (13.04%) Computer Science
14 12 (13.04%) Data Integration
14 12 (13.04%) Data Visualisation
14 12 (13.04%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 71 (77.17%) Java
2 24 (26.09%) Python
3 22 (23.91%) SQL
4 15 (16.30%) TypeScript
5 11 (11.96%) Scala
6 10 (10.87%) Go
6 10 (10.87%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.35%) Bash
8 2 (2.17%) C++
8 2 (2.17%) Kotlin
8 2 (2.17%) Rust
9 1 (1.09%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) Degree
1 6 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.09%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 55 (59.78%) Docker
2 3 (3.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 53 (57.61%) Kubernetes
2 14 (15.22%) Terraform
3 3 (3.26%) Oozie
4 2 (2.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (16.30%) Oracle
2 13 (14.13%) Google
3 10 (10.87%) Teradata
4 4 (4.35%) Splunk
5 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.26%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.17%) Confluent
7 1 (1.09%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.09%) Databricks