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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing KDB 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.52% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.81% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Median salary £105,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
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
42 38 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 31.58% 26.21% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 41 33 30
Median salary £60,000 £70,000 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing KDB across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

KDB Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

KDB
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Unix
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) Front Office
2 9 (90.00%) C
2 9 (90.00%) C++
2 9 (90.00%) Banking
2 9 (90.00%) Concurrent Programming
3 7 (70.00%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (50.00%) Games
5 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
5 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Equities
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) Perl
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (10.00%) Apache Flex
6 1 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading

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:

General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) Banking
2 9 (90.00%) Front Office
3 5 (50.00%) Games
4 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) C++ Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Equities
2 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 7 (70.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C
1 9 (90.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) SQL