The table below looks at the statistics for KDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KDB over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 249 300 301
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +1
Permanent jobs citing KDB 12 22 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.62% 0.71% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 35
Median salary £92,500 £62,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.00% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £101,500 £90,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 - £55,000
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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1922 3083 3815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 27.61% 29.51% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1724 2681 3317
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

KDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

KDB Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

KDB
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

KDB Salary Trend in the City of London

KDB
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing KDB across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

KDB Salary Histogram in the City of London

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for KDB.

1 29 (78.38%) Java
2 20 (54.05%) Python
3 16 (43.24%) Unix
3 16 (43.24%) Linux
3 16 (43.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 16 (43.24%) Finance
4 15 (40.54%) SQL
5 13 (35.14%) Computer Science
5 13 (35.14%) Electronic Trading
6 12 (32.43%) OO
7 11 (29.73%) Front Office
7 11 (29.73%) Equities
8 10 (27.03%) C++
9 9 (24.32%) Degree
9 9 (24.32%) Hedge funds
9 9 (24.32%) Low Latency
9 9 (24.32%) Algorithms
10 7 (18.92%) Visualisation
10 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
10 7 (18.92%) C#
11 6 (16.22%) Perl
11 6 (16.22%) Analytics
12 5 (13.51%) Straight-Through Processing
12 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
12 5 (13.51%) Algorithmic Trading
12 5 (13.51%) C
12 5 (13.51%) Rendezvous
13 4 (10.81%) Oracle
13 4 (10.81%) Change Management
13 4 (10.81%) Splunk

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) ION MarketView
2 1 (2.70%) RMDS
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.70%) IaaS
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) PaaS
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.11%) Tick Data
3 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.70%) Big Data
4 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.70%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Maven
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 11 (29.73%) Front Office
3 1 (2.70%) Back Office
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Java Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Python Developer
4 7 (18.92%) C# Developer
5 6 (16.22%) C++ Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) C++/C# Developer
6 5 (13.51%) C++/Java Developer
6 5 (13.51%) SQL Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Production Support Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Associate Director
8 3 (8.11%) Quantitative Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Applications Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Cloud Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Development Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) FIX Specialist
9 1 (2.70%) Java Mobile Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Java Software Architect
9 1 (2.70%) Quantitative Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) Rendezvous
2 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
2 3 (8.11%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (8.11%) WPF
3 2 (5.41%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) Esper
3 2 (5.41%) Middleware
3 2 (5.41%) NumPy
3 2 (5.41%) Pandas
3 2 (5.41%) Pyramid
3 2 (5.41%) SciPy
3 2 (5.41%) WCF
4 1 (2.70%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) DOM
4 1 (2.70%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.70%) Swagger
4 1 (2.70%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (2.70%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (35.14%) Computer Science
3 11 (29.73%) Equities
4 9 (24.32%) Algorithms
4 9 (24.32%) Hedge funds
5 7 (18.92%) Visualisation
6 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
7 3 (8.11%) Fixed Income
8 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
8 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
8 2 (5.41%) Physics
8 2 (5.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Linux
1 16 (43.24%) Unix
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Electronic Trading
2 12 (32.43%) OO
3 9 (24.32%) Low Latency
4 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
5 6 (16.22%) Analytics
6 5 (13.51%) Algorithmic Trading
6 5 (13.51%) Straight-Through Processing
7 4 (10.81%) Change Management
7 4 (10.81%) Data Acquisition
7 4 (10.81%) Machine Learning
7 4 (10.81%) Market Making
8 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.11%) Multithreading
8 3 (8.11%) Web Development
9 2 (5.41%) Front End Development
9 2 (5.41%) Quantitative Investing
9 2 (5.41%) Quantitative Trading
9 2 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) Java
2 20 (54.05%) Python
3 15 (40.54%) SQL
4 10 (27.03%) C++
5 7 (18.92%) C#
6 6 (16.22%) Perl
7 5 (13.51%) C
8 3 (8.11%) R
9 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.70%) Clojure
9 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.70%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) PhD
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (2.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle
1 4 (10.81%) Solace
1 4 (10.81%) Splunk
2 3 (8.11%) TIBCO
3 2 (5.41%) ION Trading
4 1 (2.70%) GigaSpaces
4 1 (2.70%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) StreamBase
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Michael Page Technology
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