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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Kafka
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 181 150 162
Rank change year-on-year -31 +12 +80
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 123 95 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.59% 1.63% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.77% 4.50% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 80 45 28
10th Percentile £48,750 £43,750 £44,775
25th Percentile £57,188 £53,750 £49,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +24.00% +13.64% +2.33%
75th Percentile £85,000 £73,750 £68,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,579 2,111 1,650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 33.31% 36.21% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,666 1,674 1,477
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £30,948
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,250
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.82% +11.18%
75th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +0.88% +8.57%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Yorkshire

Kafka
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Kafka in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Kafka in Yorkshire

Kafka
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Kafka in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Kafka in Yorkshire

Kafka
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 4 July 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
West Yorkshire -14 117 £77,500 +24.00% 12
South Yorkshire -9 3 £57,500 -
North Yorkshire -16 2 £77,500 - 1
Kafka
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 87 (70.73%) Java
2 76 (61.79%) AWS
3 70 (56.91%) Agile
4 66 (53.66%) Python
5 59 (47.97%) Azure
6 54 (43.90%) Scrum
7 51 (41.46%) Kubernetes
8 48 (39.02%) CI/CD
9 43 (34.96%) Docker
9 43 (34.96%) Big Data
10 42 (34.15%) Jenkins
11 37 (30.08%) Data Pipeline
12 35 (28.46%) Data Lake
13 34 (27.64%) TDD
14 33 (26.83%) PostgreSQL
14 33 (26.83%) Spring Boot
15 30 (24.39%) Software Engineering
16 29 (23.58%) Social Skills
17 28 (22.76%) DevOps
18 27 (21.95%) Spring
19 23 (18.70%) Collaborative Working
19 23 (18.70%) Apache NiFi
20 22 (17.89%) BDD
20 22 (17.89%) Node.js
21 21 (17.07%) OO
21 21 (17.07%) React
21 21 (17.07%) Microservices
21 21 (17.07%) Apache Spark
21 21 (17.07%) Data Structures
21 21 (17.07%) Full Stack Development

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 21 (17.07%) Apache Spark
2 15 (12.20%) Apache Solr
3 12 (9.76%) JBoss
3 12 (9.76%) WebSphere
3 12 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (4.07%) Apache
5 4 (3.25%) Apache Airflow
5 4 (3.25%) Luigi
6 2 (1.63%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 76 (61.79%) AWS
2 59 (47.97%) Azure
3 18 (14.63%) Azure Data Factory
4 11 (8.94%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 10 (8.13%) GCP
6 7 (5.69%) SaaS
7 3 (2.44%) GitHub
7 3 (2.44%) PaaS
8 2 (1.63%) IaaS
8 2 (1.63%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.81%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.81%) Azure DevOps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.63%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (34.96%) Big Data
2 35 (28.46%) Data Lake
3 33 (26.83%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (13.82%) Redis
5 16 (13.01%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (10.57%) Hadoop
6 13 (10.57%) Metadata
7 10 (8.13%) MySQL
7 10 (8.13%) SQL Server
8 9 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (5.69%) MongoDB
10 4 (3.25%) NoSQL
11 3 (2.44%) Data Mining
11 3 (2.44%) DataStage
11 3 (2.44%) SAP Data Services
12 2 (1.63%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.63%) HBase
Development Applications
1 42 (34.15%) Jenkins
2 20 (16.26%) Git (software)
3 19 (15.45%) Subversion
4 4 (3.25%) Spinnaker
4 4 (3.25%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.63%) eggPlant
5 2 (1.63%) Gatling
6 1 (0.81%) GitLab
6 1 (0.81%) GoCD
6 1 (0.81%) JMeter
6 1 (0.81%) JUnit
General
1 29 (23.58%) Social Skills
2 19 (15.45%) Finance
3 18 (14.63%) Retail
4 16 (13.01%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 16 (13.01%) Public Sector
5 10 (8.13%) Games
6 3 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.44%) Banking
6 3 (2.44%) Law
7 2 (1.63%) Marketing
7 2 (1.63%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 45 (36.59%) Developer
2 37 (30.08%) Java Developer
3 27 (21.95%) Data Engineer
4 22 (17.89%) Software Engineer
5 20 (16.26%) Senior Developer
5 20 (16.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (9.76%) Senior Data Engineer
7 11 (8.94%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) Lead DevOps
9 8 (6.50%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) Python Developer
10 6 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (4.88%) Java Engineer
10 6 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) Architect
11 5 (4.07%) Big Data Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) Java Scala Software Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) Scala Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (26.83%) Spring Boot
2 27 (21.95%) Spring
3 23 (18.70%) Apache NiFi
4 22 (17.89%) Node.js
5 21 (17.07%) React
6 17 (13.82%) PySpark
6 17 (13.82%) Spark Streaming
7 16 (13.01%) AngularJS
8 11 (8.94%) REST
9 9 (7.32%) Apache Avro
10 8 (6.50%) Unreal Engine
11 5 (4.07%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (1.63%) .NET
12 2 (1.63%) .NET Core
12 2 (1.63%) .NET Framework
12 2 (1.63%) ActiveMQ
12 2 (1.63%) Play Framework
12 2 (1.63%) RESTful
13 1 (0.81%) gRPC
13 1 (0.81%) Loki
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.07%) Data Structures
2 19 (15.45%) Cyber Defence
2 19 (15.45%) Cyberattack
3 18 (14.63%) Cloud Native
4 17 (13.82%) IoT
5 16 (13.01%) Mobile Payment
6 15 (12.20%) Social Media
7 11 (8.94%) Algorithms
8 7 (5.69%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.63%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.81%) PMI
11 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.81%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (0.81%) Sports Betting
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (56.91%) Agile
2 54 (43.90%) Scrum
3 48 (39.02%) CI/CD
4 37 (30.08%) Data Pipeline
5 34 (27.64%) TDD
6 30 (24.39%) Software Engineering
7 28 (22.76%) DevOps
8 23 (18.70%) Collaborative Working
9 22 (17.89%) BDD
10 21 (17.07%) Full Stack Development
10 21 (17.07%) Microservices
10 21 (17.07%) OO
11 20 (16.26%) Analytics
12 19 (15.45%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
12 19 (15.45%) Cybersecurity
12 19 (15.45%) Threat Intelligence
12 19 (15.45%) Unit Testing
13 17 (13.82%) Data Ingestion
13 17 (13.82%) Mentoring
14 16 (13.01%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 87 (70.73%) Java
2 66 (53.66%) Python
3 20 (16.26%) JavaScript
4 19 (15.45%) Kotlin
4 19 (15.45%) Scala
5 17 (13.82%) Go
6 16 (13.01%) Ruby
6 16 (13.01%) SQL
7 12 (9.76%) TypeScript
8 9 (7.32%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.25%) C#
10 3 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (0.81%) Degree
1 1 (0.81%) Master's Degree
1 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.76%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.25%) QA
System Software
1 43 (34.96%) Docker
2 2 (1.63%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 51 (41.46%) Kubernetes
2 10 (8.13%) Terraform
3 9 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (6.50%) Puppet
4 8 (6.50%) Rancher
5 2 (1.63%) Ansible
5 2 (1.63%) Grafana
5 2 (1.63%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.81%) Istio
Vendors
1 20 (16.26%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.63%) Databricks
3 15 (12.20%) Twitter
4 9 (7.32%) Oracle
5 5 (4.07%) Informatica
5 5 (4.07%) SAP
6 2 (1.63%) Google
6 2 (1.63%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.63%) IBM
7 1 (0.81%) WSO2