Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 260 274
Rank change year-on-year +48 +14 -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 42 2 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.61% 0.028% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.74% 0.077% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38 1 13
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% -
10th Percentile £42,250 £47,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £66,500 £52,500 £68,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +42.86% -30.00% -37.50%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,415 2,589 3,721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.12% 36.13% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,163 2,323 3,113
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £59,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in West Yorkshire

Kafka
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Kafka in West Yorkshire

Kafka
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Kafka in West Yorkshire

Kafka
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Leeds +65 42 £50,000 - 18
Kafka
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 32 (76.19%) Java
2 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
4 25 (59.52%) Spring
5 23 (54.76%) Docker
6 20 (47.62%) MySQL
7 18 (42.86%) Web Services
7 18 (42.86%) High Availability
8 16 (38.10%) Oracle
8 16 (38.10%) SQL
8 16 (38.10%) Maven
9 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
10 14 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
10 14 (33.33%) Hibernate
10 14 (33.33%) E-Commerce
10 14 (33.33%) RESTful
11 13 (30.95%) JSON
11 13 (30.95%) XML
11 13 (30.95%) Spring Boot
12 12 (28.57%) DevOps
12 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (28.57%) MongoDB
13 11 (26.19%) Node.js
13 11 (26.19%) Mockito
13 11 (26.19%) JUnit
13 11 (26.19%) Opscode Chef
14 10 (23.81%) Riak
14 10 (23.81%) Ansible
14 10 (23.81%) Kotlin
14 10 (23.81%) Hadoop

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 6 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 4 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (7.14%) JBoss
3 3 (7.14%) Jetty
3 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.14%) Tornado
3 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.76%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.38%) Apache
5 1 (2.38%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.14%) IaaS
3 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.76%) Loggly
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) Sumo Logic
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) AMQP
2 1 (2.38%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) MySQL
2 12 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 10 (23.81%) Hadoop
3 10 (23.81%) Riak
4 9 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
6 5 (11.90%) Big Data
6 5 (11.90%) HBase
6 5 (11.90%) Redis
7 4 (9.52%) Apache Hive
8 3 (7.14%) Couchbase
8 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
9 2 (4.76%) Data Lake
9 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.76%) Impala
9 2 (4.76%) MOLAP
9 2 (4.76%) OLAP
9 2 (4.76%) ROLAP
9 2 (4.76%) Sqoop
10 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Maven
2 11 (26.19%) JUnit
2 11 (26.19%) Mockito
3 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
4 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
4 5 (11.90%) Vagrant
5 4 (9.52%) Selenium
6 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 3 (7.14%) FitNesse
6 3 (7.14%) JBehave
7 2 (4.76%) Grunt
8 1 (2.38%) JIRA
8 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.38%) Subversion
8 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (66.67%) Developer
2 24 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Data Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Java Scala Developer
4 5 (11.90%) PHP Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Scala Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Java Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Lead Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Lead PHP Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Lead Web Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (7.14%) PHP Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 25 (59.52%) Spring
3 18 (42.86%) Web Services
4 14 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
4 14 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 14 (33.33%) RESTful
5 13 (30.95%) JSON
5 13 (30.95%) Spring Boot
5 13 (30.95%) XML
6 11 (26.19%) Node.js
7 9 (21.43%) AngularJS
8 7 (16.67%) React
9 6 (14.29%) Apache Camel
10 3 (7.14%) Flask
10 3 (7.14%) Gherkin
10 3 (7.14%) JMS
10 3 (7.14%) REST
11 2 (4.76%) CSS
11 2 (4.76%) HTML
11 2 (4.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Replication
1 2 (4.76%) Taxonomies
2 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (42.86%) High Availability
3 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 14 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 12 (28.57%) DevOps
6 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
7 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (16.67%) Microservices
7 7 (16.67%) Scrum
8 6 (14.29%) TDD
9 5 (11.90%) MapReduce
9 5 (11.90%) OO
10 4 (9.52%) Data Architecture
10 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
10 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (9.52%) Prototyping
10 4 (9.52%) Rapid Prototyping
11 3 (7.14%) Data Science
11 3 (7.14%) Front End Development
11 3 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 32 (76.19%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) SQL
3 10 (23.81%) Kotlin
4 8 (19.05%) PHP
4 8 (19.05%) Python
4 8 (19.05%) Scala
5 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.90%) R
5 5 (11.90%) Ruby
6 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.14%) C#
7 2 (4.76%) C++
7 2 (4.76%) Go
8 1 (2.38%) HiveQL
System Software
1 23 (54.76%) Docker
2 4 (9.52%) HDFS
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (23.81%) Ansible
3 9 (21.43%) Kubernetes
4 8 (19.05%) Puppet
5 2 (4.76%) Nagios
5 2 (4.76%) Oozie
5 2 (4.76%) Prometheus
5 2 (4.76%) Salt
5 2 (4.76%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.38%) Grafana
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) Splunk
3 3 (7.14%) Vertica
4 2 (4.76%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) New Relic
4 2 (4.76%) Rackspace
4 2 (4.76%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.38%) Informatica
5 1 (2.38%) Talend