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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Akka skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Akka over the 6 months to 14 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Akka
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 911 796 669
Rank change year-on-year -115 -127 +217
Permanent jobs citing Akka 306 214 100
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 0.46% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 58 66 84
10th Percentile £65,500 £60,625 £54,125
25th Percentile £80,313 £71,250 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £112,500 £79,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year +42.41% -1.25% +14.29%
75th Percentile £122,500 £95,000 £94,063
90th Percentile £150,000 £98,750 £99,625
UK excluding London median annual salary - £72,500 £61,250
% change year-on-year - +18.37% +2.08%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 65,313 46,906 25,394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.96% 40.56% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 29,160 30,692 21,211
10th Percentile £38,500 £35,888 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

Akka
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Akka as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Akka in the UK

Akka
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Akka.

Salary trend for Akka in the UK

Akka
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Akka over the 6 months to 14 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Akka in the UK

Akka
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Akka within the UK over the 6 months to 14 August 2022. 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
England -118 258 £115,000 +45.57% 17
London -118 226 £115,000 +45.57% 10
Work from Home -122 144 £110,000 +39.24% 11
UK excluding London -101 28 - - 8
South East -25 20 - - 3
North West -50 6 - -
North of England -87 6 - - 1
East of England -61 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 14 August 2022, IT jobs citing Akka 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 with a requirement for Akka.

1 228 (74.51%) Agile
2 225 (73.53%) Scala
3 191 (62.42%) AWS
4 189 (61.76%) Docker
5 186 (60.78%) Kubernetes
6 184 (60.13%) Java
7 166 (54.25%) Kafka
8 128 (41.83%) SQL
9 110 (35.95%) Problem-Solving
10 109 (35.62%) HTTP
11 106 (34.64%) Linux
12 105 (34.31%) PostgreSQL
13 100 (32.68%) Python
14 96 (31.37%) CI/CD
15 87 (28.43%) OO
16 86 (28.10%) Functional Programming
17 82 (26.80%) Software Engineering
18 81 (26.47%) DevOps
18 81 (26.47%) Apache Spark
19 73 (23.86%) GCP
19 73 (23.86%) Apache Cassandra
20 71 (23.20%) Microservices
20 71 (23.20%) Terraform
21 70 (22.88%) Analytics
22 63 (20.59%) Cloud Native
23 60 (19.61%) Hazelcast
24 59 (19.28%) Jenkins
24 59 (19.28%) Machine Learning
24 59 (19.28%) REST
24 59 (19.28%) Data Science

Akka
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 81 (26.47%) Apache Spark
2 36 (11.76%) Jetty
3 20 (6.54%) Apache
4 16 (5.23%) Ethereum
5 9 (2.94%) Apache Airflow
6 8 (2.61%) Confluence
6 8 (2.61%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.63%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.33%) nginx
Business Applications
1 12 (3.92%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 191 (62.42%) AWS
2 73 (23.86%) GCP
3 51 (16.67%) Serverless
4 45 (14.71%) Amazon SageMaker
4 45 (14.71%) Power Platform
5 44 (14.38%) Amazon S3
6 41 (13.40%) Amazon EC2
7 39 (12.75%) AWS Lambda
8 38 (12.42%) Amazon Kinesis
9 33 (10.78%) Amazon ECS
10 31 (10.13%) Akamai
10 31 (10.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 31 (10.13%) Fastly
10 31 (10.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 28 (9.15%) OpenShift
12 25 (8.17%) Azure
12 25 (8.17%) GitHub
13 7 (2.29%) Amazon EKS
13 7 (2.29%) AWS Step Functions
13 7 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 109 (35.62%) HTTP
2 7 (2.29%) Broadband
3 4 (1.31%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) SSH
4 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.33%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (34.31%) PostgreSQL
2 73 (23.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 60 (19.61%) Hazelcast
4 50 (16.34%) DynamoDB
4 50 (16.34%) Elasticsearch
4 50 (16.34%) Redis
5 47 (15.36%) BigQuery
6 45 (14.71%) Power BI
6 45 (14.71%) Tableau
7 44 (14.38%) Relational Database
8 30 (9.80%) MySQL
9 28 (9.15%) MongoDB
9 28 (9.15%) SQL Server
10 25 (8.17%) NoSQL
11 16 (5.23%) Hadoop
12 9 (2.94%) Big Data
13 8 (2.61%) Couchbase
14 7 (2.29%) InfluxDB
14 7 (2.29%) Neo4j
14 7 (2.29%) Presto
Development Applications
1 59 (19.28%) Jenkins
2 56 (18.30%) JUnit
3 45 (14.71%) Cucumber
4 38 (12.42%) GitLab
5 29 (9.48%) Git (software)
5 29 (9.48%) Maven
6 28 (9.15%) Moq
6 28 (9.15%) NUnit
6 28 (9.15%) SpecFlow
7 26 (8.50%) JIRA
8 19 (6.21%) Gradle
9 13 (4.25%) IntelliJ
10 12 (3.92%) TestNG
11 9 (2.94%) Gatling
12 7 (2.29%) git-flow
12 7 (2.29%) Mockito
12 7 (2.29%) Selenium
13 5 (1.63%) Spock
13 5 (1.63%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.65%) Hudson
General
1 58 (18.95%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (11.44%) Games
3 32 (10.46%) Social Skills
4 31 (10.13%) Advertising
5 18 (5.88%) Finance
6 8 (2.61%) Legal
7 5 (1.63%) Back Office
7 5 (1.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 5 (1.63%) Marketing
8 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.33%) Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 162 (52.94%) Developer
2 116 (37.91%) Scala Developer
3 51 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 45 (14.71%) Software Developer
5 44 (14.38%) Software Engineer
6 41 (13.40%) Senior Scala Developer
7 33 (10.78%) Java Developer
8 31 (10.13%) Senior Software Developer
9 27 (8.82%) Data Engineer
10 26 (8.50%) Scala Engineer
10 26 (8.50%) Technical Leader
11 21 (6.86%) Scala Software Engineer
12 18 (5.88%) Java Programmer
12 18 (5.88%) Lead Programmer
12 18 (5.88%) Programmer
13 16 (5.23%) DataOps Leader
13 16 (5.23%) Lead Developer
14 15 (4.90%) DataOps Engineer
15 9 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
15 9 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (54.25%) Kafka
2 59 (19.28%) REST
3 56 (18.30%) React
4 54 (17.65%) Pandas
5 53 (17.32%) Spring
6 52 (16.99%) Web Services
7 45 (14.71%) D3.js
7 45 (14.71%) Keras
7 45 (14.71%) Matplotlib
7 45 (14.71%) scikit-learn
7 45 (14.71%) Spark Streaming
7 45 (14.71%) TensorFlow
8 42 (13.73%) Play Framework
9 40 (13.07%) .NET
10 35 (11.44%) Scalaz
11 34 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
12 33 (10.78%) Elastic Stack
13 31 (10.13%) Guice
14 28 (9.15%) ActiveMQ
14 28 (9.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 63 (20.59%) Cloud Native
2 46 (15.03%) Digital Media
3 43 (14.05%) Sports Betting
4 38 (12.42%) Public Cloud
5 31 (10.13%) Algorithms
5 31 (10.13%) Blog
6 28 (9.15%) Equities
6 28 (9.15%) Fixed Income
7 21 (6.86%) Blockchain
8 18 (5.88%) Video\Live Streaming
9 16 (5.23%) Cardano
9 16 (5.23%) Legacy Code
10 12 (3.92%) Data Structures
11 8 (2.61%) Online Games
11 8 (2.61%) User Experience
12 7 (2.29%) Virtual Team
13 6 (1.96%) iPhone
13 6 (1.96%) Kindle
14 5 (1.63%) Over-the-Top Content
14 5 (1.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 106 (34.64%) Linux
2 15 (4.90%) Ubuntu
3 7 (2.29%) Debian
3 7 (2.29%) Windows
4 6 (1.96%) Android
5 1 (0.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (74.51%) Agile
2 110 (35.95%) Problem-Solving
3 96 (31.37%) CI/CD
4 87 (28.43%) OO
5 86 (28.10%) Functional Programming
6 82 (26.80%) Software Engineering
7 81 (26.47%) DevOps
8 71 (23.20%) Microservices
9 70 (22.88%) Analytics
10 59 (19.28%) Data Science
10 59 (19.28%) Machine Learning
11 56 (18.30%) Acceptance Criteria
12 52 (16.99%) Data Engineering
13 50 (16.34%) Containerisation
14 49 (16.01%) Continuous Integration
15 48 (15.69%) Visualisation
16 47 (15.36%) Pair Programming
17 46 (15.03%) Configuration Management
17 46 (15.03%) TDD
17 46 (15.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 225 (73.53%) Scala
2 184 (60.13%) Java
3 128 (41.83%) SQL
4 100 (32.68%) Python
5 58 (18.95%) JavaScript
6 52 (16.99%) Shell Script
7 41 (13.40%) Kotlin
8 40 (13.07%) Bash
8 40 (13.07%) Go
9 31 (10.13%) Clojure
9 31 (10.13%) Lisp
9 31 (10.13%) Ruby
10 28 (9.15%) PowerShell
11 22 (7.19%) C#
12 10 (3.27%) Groovy
13 8 (2.61%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (14.71%) Degree
2 28 (9.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (5.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 9 (2.94%) Master's Degree
5 8 (2.61%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.17%) QA
2 14 (4.58%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.33%) GLP
System Software
1 189 (61.76%) Docker
2 16 (5.23%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (1.31%) etcd
Systems Management
1 186 (60.78%) Kubernetes
2 71 (23.20%) Terraform
3 50 (16.34%) Ansible
4 43 (14.05%) Prometheus
5 19 (6.21%) Puppet
6 10 (3.27%) Grafana
7 8 (2.61%) Argo
8 1 (0.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 46 (15.03%) BT
2 44 (14.38%) Microsoft
3 36 (11.76%) Splunk
4 34 (11.11%) Oracle
5 31 (10.13%) AppDynamics
6 11 (3.59%) New Relic
7 7 (2.29%) Google
8 1 (0.33%) MuleSoft