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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 213 245 325
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +80
Permanent jobs citing KDB 17 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.23% 0.072%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.03% 0.74% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 7
Median salary £92,500 £80,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £44,000 £64,500
10% offered a salary of more than £103,000 £100,000 £86,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
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
1644 2176 3061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 30.94% 31.49% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1529 1949 2703
Median salary £57,604 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.18% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 31 (88.57%) Java
2 28 (80.00%) Equities
3 27 (77.14%) Unix
3 27 (77.14%) Kdb+
4 24 (68.57%) Linux
5 8 (22.86%) Finance
6 6 (17.14%) Front Office
6 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
7 5 (14.29%) Python
7 5 (14.29%) Low Latency
8 4 (11.43%) SQL
8 4 (11.43%) C++
9 3 (8.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (8.57%) Degree
9 3 (8.57%) Analytics
9 3 (8.57%) Electronic Trading
9 3 (8.57%) Algorithmic Trading
9 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
9 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
10 2 (5.71%) Data Analytics
10 2 (5.71%) Functional Programming
10 2 (5.71%) Machine Learning
10 2 (5.71%) Fintech
10 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
10 2 (5.71%) Market Making
10 2 (5.71%) TIBCO EMS
10 2 (5.71%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
10 2 (5.71%) Fixed Income
10 2 (5.71%) Equity Derivative

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 (2.86%) Apache
1 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Bluemix
1 1 (2.86%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.86%) IaaS
1 1 (2.86%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) PaaS
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (77.14%) Kdb+
2 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.86%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) SAP HANA
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Front Office
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Developer
2 24 (68.57%) KDB Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Front Office Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Applications Support
5 1 (2.86%) Architect
5 1 (2.86%) C++ Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Data Scientist
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (2.86%) Head of Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Architect
5 1 (2.86%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (5.71%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (2.86%) Akka
2 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) DOM
2 1 (2.86%) Ember.js
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) HTML5
2 1 (2.86%) Java Concurrency
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) React
2 1 (2.86%) REST
2 1 (2.86%) scikit-learn
2 1 (2.86%) SOAP
2 1 (2.86%) STL
2 1 (2.86%) Swagger
2 1 (2.86%) TensorFlow
2 1 (2.86%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 28 (80.00%) Equities
2 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.71%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (5.71%) Fintech
4 2 (5.71%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.86%) iPad
5 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.86%) Physics
5 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Unix
2 24 (68.57%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Low Latency
2 3 (8.57%) Algorithmic Trading
2 3 (8.57%) Analytics
2 3 (8.57%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.71%) Data Analytics
3 2 (5.71%) Functional Programming
3 2 (5.71%) Machine Learning
3 2 (5.71%) Market Making
4 1 (2.86%) Coaching
4 1 (2.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (2.86%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (2.86%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
4 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile First
4 1 (2.86%) Open Source Development
4 1 (2.86%) Prototyping
4 1 (2.86%) QA Automation
4 1 (2.86%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (2.86%) Systematic Trading
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) Python
3 4 (11.43%) C++
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) C
5 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
1 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Ansible
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.86%) GigaSpaces
2 1 (2.86%) Google
2 1 (2.86%) IBM
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Rackspace
2 1 (2.86%) SAP
2 1 (2.86%) Splunk
2 1 (2.86%) StreamBase
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits (Pension, Life, etc)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (Pension, Life, etc)
Posted: 5 days ago