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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kx Systems KDB
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 26 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing KDB 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.74% 3.97% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.89% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Median salary £115,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+119.04% -
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £110,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +109.52%

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
47 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 25.13% 15.87% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 36 19 16
Median salary £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,400 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £105,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) Sybase
1 17 (100.00%) Python
1 17 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 17 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 17 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 17 (100.00%) ION Trading
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 17 (100.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 17 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 17 (100.00%) Groovy
1 17 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 17 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 17 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 17 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 17 (100.00%) Solace
2 3 (17.65%) Front Office
2 3 (17.65%) Fixed Income
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 17 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
1 3 (17.65%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
1 17 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 14 (82.35%) Java Pricing Developer
2 14 (82.35%) Senior Developer
2 14 (82.35%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Team Leader
3 3 (17.65%) Lead Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 17 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 17 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 17 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Groovy
1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) Python
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) ION Trading
1 17 (100.00%) Solace
1 17 (100.00%) Sybase
1 17 (100.00%) TIBCO