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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KDB over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing KDB 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.60% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £110,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+109.52% -4.54%
KDB
London

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
21 14 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 16.80% 13.73% 39.03%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 95
Average salary £75,000 £67,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.58%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

KDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing KDB across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing KDB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited KDB.

1 15 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 9 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 9 (60.00%) Validation
2 9 (60.00%) WCF
2 9 (60.00%) WPF
2 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 9 (60.00%) Subversion
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) C++
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
4 3 (20.00%) C
4 3 (20.00%) Assembly Language
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Front Office
4 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Scala
4 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (20.00%) Change Control
4 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) APL
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing KDB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited KDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Subversion
1 9 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 9 (60.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
1 9 (60.00%) WCF
1 9 (60.00%) WPF
2 3 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (20.00%) Derivative
1 3 (20.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Validation
2 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (20.00%) Change Control
2 3 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
2 3 (20.00%) Market Making
2 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
1 9 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (40.00%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) APL
3 3 (20.00%) Assembly Language
3 3 (20.00%) C
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) Perl
3 3 (20.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle