The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
South East / Surrey
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 207 210
Rank change year-on-year +51 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 8 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.28% 0.14% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.82% 0.40% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Median salary £65,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -14.28%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 977 1514 1725
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 34.67% 35.53% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 801 1346 1504
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Kafka
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Kafka in Surrey

Kafka
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in Surrey over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Kafka in Surrey

Kafka
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Epsom - 3 £65,000 -
Guildford +25 2 £50,000 -
Kafka
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 10 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Spring
3 8 (80.00%) Python
3 8 (80.00%) Big Data
4 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (70.00%) Analytics
4 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
4 7 (70.00%) Low Latency
4 7 (70.00%) Android Development
4 7 (70.00%) iOS Development
4 7 (70.00%) Cloud Native
4 7 (70.00%) JMS
4 7 (70.00%) Data Mining
4 7 (70.00%) SOAP
4 7 (70.00%) Web Services
4 7 (70.00%) MVC
4 7 (70.00%) Statistics
4 7 (70.00%) Mathematics
4 7 (70.00%) Physics
4 7 (70.00%) Multithreading
4 7 (70.00%) Kanban
4 7 (70.00%) Groovy
4 7 (70.00%) Android
4 7 (70.00%) Scala
4 7 (70.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (70.00%) NoSQL

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 10 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (20.00%) GemFire
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) GitHub
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Big Data
2 7 (70.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (70.00%) Data Mining
2 7 (70.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (70.00%) Redis
3 3 (30.00%) Apache Hive
3 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (20.00%) HBase
4 2 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (20.00%) OLTP
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) Impala
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (10.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Gradle
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Spring
2 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (70.00%) JMS
2 7 (70.00%) Node.js
2 7 (70.00%) REST
2 7 (70.00%) SOAP
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) Spark Streaming
4 2 (20.00%) Spring Batch
4 2 (20.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (20.00%) Spring Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Apache Avro
5 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Cloud Native
1 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Android
2 7 (70.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Analytics
2 7 (70.00%) Android Development
2 7 (70.00%) iOS Development
2 7 (70.00%) Kanban
2 7 (70.00%) Low Latency
2 7 (70.00%) Machine Learning
2 7 (70.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (70.00%) Multithreading
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) Open Source
2 7 (70.00%) Physics
2 7 (70.00%) Statistics
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (20.00%) API Design
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) System Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Python
3 7 (70.00%) Groovy
3 7 (70.00%) Scala
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (20.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (10.00%) Informatica