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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 21 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing KDB 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.17% 1.31% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.14% 5.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £67,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 - £70,000
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
35 35 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 30.17% 22.88% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 31
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £27,000 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,100 £79,000
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
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 27 August 2016.

KDB Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (92.31%) Unix
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 11 (84.62%) C
3 10 (76.92%) Front Office
3 10 (76.92%) Banking
4 9 (69.23%) Concurrent Programming
4 9 (69.23%) Kdb+
4 9 (69.23%) C++
5 7 (53.85%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (38.46%) Games
7 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
7 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
8 3 (23.08%) Degree
8 3 (23.08%) Linux
9 2 (15.38%) Python
9 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
9 2 (15.38%) SQL
9 2 (15.38%) .NET
9 2 (15.38%) Oracle
9 2 (15.38%) Validation
9 2 (15.38%) C#
9 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
9 2 (15.38%) Subversion
9 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 2 (15.38%) French Language
9 2 (15.38%) WCF

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 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) Kdb+
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) Banking
2 10 (76.92%) Front Office
3 5 (38.46%) Games
4 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
5 2 (15.38%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C++ Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Lead Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C Developer
3 3 (23.08%) KDB Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Leader
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) WCF
1 2 (15.38%) WPF
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
2 1 (7.69%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
2 2 (15.38%) Derivative
2 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Equities
3 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Unix
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Concurrent Programming
2 7 (53.85%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C
2 9 (69.23%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Groovy
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) ION Trading
2 1 (7.69%) Solace
2 1 (7.69%) Sybase
2 1 (7.69%) TIBCO