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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kx Systems KDB
London / City of London
Rank 190 232 305
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +73
Permanent jobs citing KDB 33 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 0.36% 0.069%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.11% 1.19% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 7
Median salary £92,500 £78,750 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.46% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,600
10% offered a salary of more than £122,000 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £110,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-46.59% +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
1567 1939 2792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 31.55% 30.09% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1455 1731 2508
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 £39,500 £41,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 38 (77.55%) Unix
2 36 (73.47%) Java
3 35 (71.43%) Linux
3 35 (71.43%) Kdb+
4 30 (61.22%) Equities
5 15 (30.61%) Finance
6 11 (22.45%) Front Office
7 9 (18.37%) C++
8 8 (16.33%) C#
8 8 (16.33%) SQL
8 8 (16.33%) Degree
9 6 (12.24%) FIX Protocol
9 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
9 6 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (12.24%) MongoDB
9 6 (12.24%) Python
9 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
9 6 (12.24%) Validation
9 6 (12.24%) Equity Derivative
10 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (10.20%) NoSQL
10 5 (10.20%) Low Latency
11 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
11 4 (8.16%) Hadoop
11 4 (8.16%) WPF
11 4 (8.16%) Fixed Income
11 4 (8.16%) C
11 4 (8.16%) Fintech
12 3 (6.12%) Akka
12 3 (6.12%) IBM Cloud

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 (6.12%) Apache Spark
1 3 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.04%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.12%) Bluemix
1 3 (6.12%) Google App Engine
1 3 (6.12%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (6.12%) IaaS
1 3 (6.12%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.12%) PaaS
1 3 (6.12%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (71.43%) Kdb+
2 6 (12.24%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.20%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.16%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.12%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (6.12%) Hazelcast
5 3 (6.12%) SAP HANA
6 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.04%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Subversion
2 2 (4.08%) Maven
3 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 11 (22.45%) Front Office
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) French Language
3 3 (6.12%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
4 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 42 (85.71%) Developer
2 31 (63.27%) KDB Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Software Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Architect
4 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (6.12%) Senior Architect
4 3 (6.12%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 2 (4.08%) C++ Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Front Office Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.04%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.04%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.04%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (2.04%) Senior C++ Developer
6 1 (2.04%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.04%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
2 4 (8.16%) WPF
3 3 (6.12%) Akka
3 3 (6.12%) CSS
3 3 (6.12%) DOM
3 3 (6.12%) Ember.js
3 3 (6.12%) HTML
3 3 (6.12%) HTML5
3 3 (6.12%) Node.js
3 3 (6.12%) React
3 3 (6.12%) REST
3 3 (6.12%) SOAP
3 3 (6.12%) Swagger
4 2 (4.08%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (2.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (2.04%) Esper
5 1 (2.04%) Java SE
5 1 (2.04%) NumPy
5 1 (2.04%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 30 (61.22%) Equities
2 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.24%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (8.16%) Fintech
3 4 (8.16%) Fixed Income
4 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.12%) Derivative
4 3 (6.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (6.12%) iPad
5 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.04%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.04%) Physics
6 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 38 (77.55%) Unix
2 35 (71.43%) Linux
3 6 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.12%) Android
4 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.24%) Validation
2 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (10.20%) Low Latency
3 3 (6.12%) Analytics
3 3 (6.12%) Asset Management
3 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (6.12%) Coaching
3 3 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (6.12%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
3 3 (6.12%) Domain-Driven Design
3 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
3 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
3 3 (6.12%) Migration
3 3 (6.12%) Mobile First
3 3 (6.12%) OO
3 3 (6.12%) OOD
3 3 (6.12%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (6.12%) Scrum
3 3 (6.12%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (73.47%) Java
2 9 (18.37%) C++
3 8 (16.33%) C#
3 8 (16.33%) SQL
4 6 (12.24%) Python
4 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.16%) C
6 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Ansible
1 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) GigaSpaces
1 3 (6.12%) Google
1 3 (6.12%) IBM
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.12%) Rackspace
1 3 (6.12%) SAP
1 3 (6.12%) Splunk
1 3 (6.12%) StreamBase
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.04%) Sybase
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