Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 253 278
Rank change year-on-year +60 +25 -
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 64 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.96% 0.18% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.67% 0.47% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 49 9 9
West Yorkshire median annual salary £48,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.82% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £45,200 £39,750 £42,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,000 £69,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -20.83% -

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 2,399 2,752 3,278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.80% 38.93% 38.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2,152 2,398 2,728
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £58,750
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +64 63 £47,750 -13.18% 13
Bradford - 1 £50,000 -
Kafka
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 54 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (56.25%) Java
3 34 (53.13%) RabbitMQ
4 33 (51.56%) Web Services
5 32 (50.00%) Spring
5 32 (50.00%) MySQL
6 29 (45.31%) High Availability
7 27 (42.19%) RESTful
7 27 (42.19%) XML
7 27 (42.19%) Docker
8 26 (40.63%) JSON
9 25 (39.06%) ActiveMQ
10 24 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
11 21 (32.81%) Maven
11 21 (32.81%) Oracle
11 21 (32.81%) SQL
11 21 (32.81%) E-Commerce
12 20 (31.25%) JUnit
12 20 (31.25%) Hibernate
12 20 (31.25%) Mockito
13 18 (28.13%) Software Engineering
14 17 (26.56%) Opscode Chef
15 16 (25.00%) MongoDB
16 15 (23.44%) DevOps
17 14 (21.88%) Scala
18 13 (20.31%) Hadoop
18 13 (20.31%) Mentoring
18 13 (20.31%) Microservices
18 13 (20.31%) Kotlin
19 12 (18.75%) Spring Boot

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 10 (15.63%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (7.81%) Apache Spark
3 4 (6.25%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 24 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) AMQP
1 1 (1.56%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (50.00%) MySQL
2 16 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 13 (20.31%) Hadoop
4 12 (18.75%) Big Data
4 12 (18.75%) HBase
5 9 (14.06%) NoSQL
6 8 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (12.50%) Apache Hive
6 8 (12.50%) Riak
7 6 (9.38%) Data Lake
7 6 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (9.38%) Impala
7 6 (9.38%) MOLAP
7 6 (9.38%) OLAP
7 6 (9.38%) ROLAP
7 6 (9.38%) Sqoop
8 5 (7.81%) Redis
9 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.56%) Pentaho
10 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (32.81%) Maven
2 20 (31.25%) JUnit
2 20 (31.25%) Mockito
3 10 (15.63%) Jenkins
4 5 (7.81%) GitLab
5 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 6 (9.38%) Retail
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (65.63%) Developer
2 33 (51.56%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Lead Developer
4 8 (12.50%) Java Scala Developer
4 8 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (12.50%) Lead PHP Developer
4 8 (12.50%) Lead Web Developer
4 8 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
4 8 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 8 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
4 8 (12.50%) Scala Developer
4 8 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Architect
5 6 (9.38%) Data Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Data Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) DevOps Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Lead Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Lead Data Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (53.13%) RabbitMQ
2 33 (51.56%) Web Services
3 32 (50.00%) Spring
4 27 (42.19%) RESTful
4 27 (42.19%) XML
5 26 (40.63%) JSON
6 25 (39.06%) ActiveMQ
7 20 (31.25%) Hibernate
8 12 (18.75%) Node.js
8 12 (18.75%) React
8 12 (18.75%) Spring Boot
9 10 (15.63%) AngularJS
10 8 (12.50%) REST
11 6 (9.38%) SOAP
11 6 (9.38%) XSD
12 4 (6.25%) Apache Tez
13 1 (1.56%) Elastic Stack
13 1 (1.56%) HTML
13 1 (1.56%) React Native
13 1 (1.56%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Replication
1 6 (9.38%) Taxonomies
2 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (45.31%) High Availability
3 21 (32.81%) E-Commerce
4 18 (28.13%) Software Engineering
5 15 (23.44%) DevOps
6 13 (20.31%) Mentoring
6 13 (20.31%) Microservices
7 12 (18.75%) Scrum
8 11 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (17.19%) MapReduce
9 10 (15.63%) Data Architecture
9 10 (15.63%) Data Modelling
9 10 (15.63%) Prototyping
9 10 (15.63%) Rapid Prototyping
10 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (14.06%) SDLC
10 9 (14.06%) Web Development
11 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (10.94%) ETL
12 7 (10.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 36 (56.25%) Java
2 21 (32.81%) SQL
3 14 (21.88%) Scala
4 13 (20.31%) Kotlin
5 11 (17.19%) Java 8
5 11 (17.19%) JavaScript
6 10 (15.63%) PHP
6 10 (15.63%) R
7 6 (9.38%) Python
8 1 (1.56%) HiveQL
System Software
1 27 (42.19%) Docker
2 11 (17.19%) HDFS
3 6 (9.38%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 17 (26.56%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (18.75%) Kubernetes
3 11 (17.19%) Ansible
4 6 (9.38%) Oozie
5 3 (4.69%) Puppet
6 1 (1.56%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Oracle
2 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.50%) Vertica
4 1 (1.56%) Google
4 1 (1.56%) Informatica
4 1 (1.56%) Talend