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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kx Systems KDB
London / City of London
Rank 180 239 302
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +63
Permanent jobs citing KDB 45 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.91% 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.81% 1.17% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 15
Median salary £60,000 £78,750 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £102,500 £107,500
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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1604 2048 2871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.53% 29.78% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1467 1803 2547
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 1 March 2017.

KDB Salary Histogram in the City of London

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for KDB.

1 51 (79.69%) Unix
2 45 (70.31%) Linux
3 42 (65.63%) Kdb+
4 36 (56.25%) Java
5 27 (42.19%) Finance
5 27 (42.19%) Equities
6 16 (25.00%) C++
7 15 (23.44%) Front Office
7 15 (23.44%) Degree
8 12 (18.75%) Fintech
9 11 (17.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (17.19%) Shell Script
9 11 (17.19%) Validation
10 10 (15.63%) C
10 10 (15.63%) C#
10 10 (15.63%) SQL
11 9 (14.06%) Mathematics
12 8 (12.50%) French Language
12 8 (12.50%) Derivative
12 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (10.94%) Data Management
13 7 (10.94%) FIX Protocol
13 7 (10.94%) Algorithmic Trading
13 7 (10.94%) Tick Data
14 6 (9.38%) AngularJS
14 6 (9.38%) Physics
14 6 (9.38%) MongoDB
14 6 (9.38%) HTML
14 6 (9.38%) PhD
14 6 (9.38%) Python

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 3 (4.69%) Apache Spark
1 3 (4.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.69%) Bluemix
1 3 (4.69%) Google App Engine
1 3 (4.69%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (4.69%) IaaS
1 3 (4.69%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.69%) PaaS
1 3 (4.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (65.63%) Kdb+
2 7 (10.94%) Tick Data
3 6 (9.38%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 4 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.69%) Hazelcast
5 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.69%) SAP HANA
6 2 (3.13%) MySQL
6 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Subversion
2 4 (6.25%) Maven
3 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.69%) JIRA
General
1 27 (42.19%) Finance
2 15 (23.44%) Front Office
3 8 (12.50%) French Language
4 5 (7.81%) Banking
5 3 (4.69%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Back Office
6 1 (1.56%) Electronics
6 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 54 (84.38%) Developer
2 43 (67.19%) KDB Developer
3 11 (17.19%) Software Developer
4 6 (9.38%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Trainee
5 5 (7.81%) Trainee Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Enterprise Architect
8 2 (3.13%) C++ Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.56%) Data Scientist
9 1 (1.56%) Linux Developer
9 1 (1.56%) Machine Learning Scientist
9 1 (1.56%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (9.38%) AngularJS
2 6 (9.38%) HTML
3 5 (7.81%) CSS
3 5 (7.81%) WPF
4 4 (6.25%) HTML5
5 3 (4.69%) Akka
5 3 (4.69%) DOM
5 3 (4.69%) Ember.js
5 3 (4.69%) J2SE
5 3 (4.69%) Java SE
5 3 (4.69%) Node.js
5 3 (4.69%) React
5 3 (4.69%) REST
5 3 (4.69%) SOAP
5 3 (4.69%) Swagger
5 3 (4.69%) XML
6 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.13%) J2EE
6 2 (3.13%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 27 (42.19%) Equities
2 12 (18.75%) Fintech
3 8 (12.50%) Derivative
4 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.81%) Equity Derivative
4 5 (7.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.25%) Fixed Income
6 3 (4.69%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.69%) iPad
7 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.56%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.56%) TWAP
8 1 (1.56%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 51 (79.69%) Unix
2 45 (70.31%) Linux
3 11 (17.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.69%) Android
4 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.19%) Validation
2 9 (14.06%) Mathematics
3 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.94%) Algorithmic Trading
4 7 (10.94%) Data Management
5 6 (9.38%) Physics
6 5 (7.81%) Electronic Trading
6 5 (7.81%) Low Latency
6 5 (7.81%) OO
6 5 (7.81%) SDLC
7 4 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.25%) Multithreading
7 4 (6.25%) Scrum
8 3 (4.69%) Analytics
8 3 (4.69%) Coaching
8 3 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.69%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (4.69%) Kanban
8 3 (4.69%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.69%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (56.25%) Java
2 16 (25.00%) C++
3 11 (17.19%) Shell Script
4 10 (15.63%) C
4 10 (15.63%) C#
4 10 (15.63%) SQL
5 6 (9.38%) Python
6 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.13%) Perl
8 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.56%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Degree
2 6 (9.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Docker
2 1 (1.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Ansible
1 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (4.69%) GigaSpaces
1 3 (4.69%) Google
1 3 (4.69%) IBM
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle
1 3 (4.69%) Rackspace
1 3 (4.69%) SAP
1 3 (4.69%) Splunk
1 3 (4.69%) StreamBase
2 1 (1.56%) Sybase
2 1 (1.56%) TIBCO
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