The table below looks at the statistics for KDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KDB over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kx Systems KDB
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 28 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing KDB 11 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.50% 6.35% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.64% 27.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 0
Median salary £115,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+119.04% -
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £110,000 -
% change year-on-year
-46.59% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
59 29 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 29.50% 23.02% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 46 27 8
Median salary £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,850 £42,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

KDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing KDB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

KDB Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

KDB
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing KDB across the Canary Wharf region.

KDB Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing KDB 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for KDB.

1 18 (90.00%) SQL
1 18 (90.00%) Python
1 18 (90.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 17 (85.00%) E-Commerce
2 17 (85.00%) Sybase
2 17 (85.00%) Java
2 17 (85.00%) TIBCO
2 17 (85.00%) ION Trading
2 17 (85.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 17 (85.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (85.00%) Electronic Trading
2 17 (85.00%) Groovy
2 17 (85.00%) NoSQL
2 17 (85.00%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (85.00%) Low Latency
2 17 (85.00%) Relational Database
2 17 (85.00%) Solace
3 5 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.00%) Front Office
4 3 (15.00%) Finance
4 3 (15.00%) Fixed Income
4 3 (15.00%) Unix
4 3 (15.00%) Linux
5 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.00%) C
5 2 (10.00%) C#

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) NoSQL
1 17 (85.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 3 (15.00%) Banking
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Front Office
2 2 (10.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 17 (85.00%) Java Developer
3 14 (70.00%) Senior Developer
3 14 (70.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Java Team Leader
4 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) C Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) KDB Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) WCF
2 2 (10.00%) WPF
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 18 (90.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 17 (85.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Fixed Income
4 2 (10.00%) Derivative
5 1 (5.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) E-Commerce
1 17 (85.00%) Electronic Trading
1 17 (85.00%) Low Latency
1 17 (85.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (5.00%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Python
1 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 17 (85.00%) Groovy
2 17 (85.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) C
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) ION Trading
1 17 (85.00%) Solace
1 17 (85.00%) Sybase
1 17 (85.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle