Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 272 298
Rank change year-on-year +40 +26 -1
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 35 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.56% 0.045% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.49% 0.12% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 35 3 8
Surrey median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +23.81% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £60,000 £48,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £64,375
South East median annual salary £63,750 £65,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.92% +23.81% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2352 2498 3053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 37.72% 37.45% 35.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1958 2199 2750
Surrey median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Guildford - 11 £50,000 - 2
Epsom +9 7 £30,000 -53.85% 2
Woking - 1 £80,000 -
Kafka
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 22 (62.86%) Java
2 20 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 18 (51.43%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (42.86%) Big Data
6 14 (40.00%) Microservices
7 13 (37.14%) Degree
7 13 (37.14%) Computer Science
8 12 (34.29%) Python
8 12 (34.29%) Apache Spark
9 11 (31.43%) SDLC
9 11 (31.43%) Puppet
9 11 (31.43%) User Stories
9 11 (31.43%) Mathematics
9 11 (31.43%) Physics
10 10 (28.57%) Google
10 10 (28.57%) Grails
10 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
10 10 (28.57%) Linux
10 10 (28.57%) Relational Database
10 10 (28.57%) Docker
10 10 (28.57%) Kubernetes
10 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
11 9 (25.71%) Computer Science Degree
11 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
11 9 (25.71%) Machine Learning
11 9 (25.71%) Banking
12 8 (22.86%) Perl
12 8 (22.86%) Nagios
12 8 (22.86%) Configuration Management

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 12 (34.29%) Apache Spark
2 7 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) GemFire
Cloud Services
1 18 (51.43%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (22.86%) Datadog
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 15 (42.86%) Big Data
3 10 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
5 7 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 7 (20.00%) Flink
5 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 5 (14.29%) Redis
7 2 (5.71%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Maven
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (25.71%) Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Developer
1 16 (45.71%) Java Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Senior Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Senior Java Developer
3 8 (22.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (11.43%) Data Scientist
6 3 (8.57%) Data Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Graduate
7 2 (5.71%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (5.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) Grails
2 7 (20.00%) Spring
3 5 (14.29%) Node.js
3 5 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (8.57%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (8.57%) REST
5 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.71%) JMS
5 2 (5.71%) JSON
5 2 (5.71%) RESTful
5 2 (5.71%) SOAP
5 2 (5.71%) Web Services
6 1 (2.86%) J2EE
6 1 (2.86%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (2.86%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Computer Science
2 8 (22.86%) Social Media
3 2 (5.71%) Cloud Native
3 2 (5.71%) Fintech
3 2 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Android
2 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) Microservices
3 11 (31.43%) Mathematics
3 11 (31.43%) Physics
3 11 (31.43%) SDLC
3 11 (31.43%) User Stories
4 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 9 (25.71%) Machine Learning
6 8 (22.86%) Configuration Management
6 8 (22.86%) DevOps
6 8 (22.86%) Presales
7 7 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (14.29%) Low Latency
8 5 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 5 (14.29%) MVC
8 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.43%) Scrum
10 3 (8.57%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.57%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) Java
2 12 (34.29%) Python
3 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
4 8 (22.86%) Perl
4 8 (22.86%) Ruby
5 4 (11.43%) Scala
6 2 (5.71%) Groovy
6 2 (5.71%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Degree
2 9 (25.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (20.00%) Master's Degree
4 4 (11.43%) PhD
5 3 (8.57%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) Puppet
2 10 (28.57%) Kubernetes
3 8 (22.86%) Ansible
3 8 (22.86%) Cobbler
3 8 (22.86%) Grafana
3 8 (22.86%) Nagios
3 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (22.86%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Google
2 4 (11.43%) Twitter
3 1 (2.86%) Hortonworks
3 1 (2.86%) Jaspersoft