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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 227 303 297
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -6
Permanent jobs citing KDB 19 10 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.095% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.07% 0.33% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 36
Median salary £92,500 £75,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £94,500 £76,500 £95,000
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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1771 3001 3704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 28.16% 28.65% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 2580 3203
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 July 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 24 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 City of London region with a requirement for KDB.

1 23 (79.31%) Java
2 21 (72.41%) Unix
3 19 (65.52%) Linux
4 18 (62.07%) Equities
5 7 (24.14%) Finance
6 5 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (17.24%) Python
6 5 (17.24%) C++
6 5 (17.24%) SQL
6 5 (17.24%) Electronic Trading
6 5 (17.24%) Low Latency
7 4 (13.79%) Fintech
7 4 (13.79%) MySQL
8 3 (10.34%) Web Development
8 3 (10.34%) Tick Data
8 3 (10.34%) Analytics
8 3 (10.34%) Visualisation
9 2 (6.90%) Hedge funds
9 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
9 2 (6.90%) WCF
9 2 (6.90%) WPF
9 2 (6.90%) Splunk
9 2 (6.90%) Machine Learning
9 2 (6.90%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (6.90%) Market Making
9 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
9 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
9 2 (6.90%) Degree
9 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.90%) Change Management

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) Tick Data
3 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Front Office
2 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 3 (10.34%) Analyst
2 3 (10.34%) Associate Director
2 3 (10.34%) Database Developer
3 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Production Support Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) FIX Specialist
4 1 (3.45%) Python Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Qualitative Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Quantitative Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Support Specialist
4 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.45%) Unix Specialist
4 1 (3.45%) Unix Support
4 1 (3.45%) Unix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) WCF
1 2 (6.90%) WPF
2 1 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) Equities
2 5 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (13.79%) Fintech
4 3 (10.34%) Visualisation
5 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.90%) Hedge funds
6 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Unix
2 19 (65.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Electronic Trading
1 5 (17.24%) Low Latency
2 3 (10.34%) Analytics
2 3 (10.34%) Web Development
3 2 (6.90%) Change Management
3 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
3 2 (6.90%) Machine Learning
3 2 (6.90%) Market Making
3 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.45%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (3.45%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) C++
2 5 (17.24%) Python
2 5 (17.24%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PhD
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Splunk
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + generous bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago