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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KDB over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 282 304 296
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Permanent jobs citing KDB 21 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.77% 0.70% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 27
Average salary £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £57,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £102,000
UK excluding London average salary - £70,000 -
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
2713 3409 3373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 28.04% 29.06% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2318 2974 3036
Average salary £57,500 £53,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.47% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

KDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing KDB across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

KDB Salary Histogram in the City of London

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing KDB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited KDB.

1 20 (58.82%) Front Office
2 16 (47.06%) Linux
3 15 (44.12%) Python
4 14 (41.18%) Java
5 12 (35.29%) SQL
6 11 (32.35%) UNIX
6 11 (32.35%) Fixed Income
7 10 (29.41%) Perl
7 10 (29.41%) NoSQL
8 9 (26.47%) Banking
8 9 (26.47%) Derivative
9 8 (23.53%) Tradeweb
9 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 8 (23.53%) Sybase
9 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
9 8 (23.53%) DNA
9 8 (23.53%) Finance
9 8 (23.53%) Shell Script
9 8 (23.53%) Reuters
10 7 (20.59%) Equities
10 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
11 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
11 6 (17.65%) Systematic Trading
11 6 (17.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (17.65%) RDBMS
11 6 (17.65%) Investment Banking
12 5 (14.71%) Maven
12 5 (14.71%) Algorithmic Trading
12 5 (14.71%) Hedge funds
12 5 (14.71%) SciPy

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing KDB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited KDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Multicast
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) NoSQL
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 6 (17.65%) RDBMS
3 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Maven
General
1 20 (58.82%) Front Office
2 9 (26.47%) Banking
3 8 (23.53%) Finance
4 6 (17.65%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Systems Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Support Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Applications Support
2 8 (23.53%) Credit Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Python Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Lead Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Quantitative Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
2 5 (14.71%) Pandas
2 5 (14.71%) SciPy
2 5 (14.71%) NumPy
3 4 (11.76%) Pyramid
4 3 (8.82%) Ultra Messaging
5 2 (5.88%) Backbone.js
5 2 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (5.88%) HTML
5 2 (5.88%) CSS
5 2 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (5.88%) WPF
5 2 (5.88%) RESTful
5 2 (5.88%) HTML5
5 2 (5.88%) Akka
6 1 (2.94%) Esper
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Fixed Income
2 9 (26.47%) Derivative
3 7 (20.59%) Equities
4 6 (17.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (14.71%) Hedge funds
6 4 (11.76%) Algorithms
6 4 (11.76%) Visualisation
7 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Linux
2 11 (32.35%) UNIX
3 2 (5.88%) Android
3 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) DNA
2 6 (17.65%) Systematic Trading
3 5 (14.71%) Open Source
3 5 (14.71%) Low Latency
3 5 (14.71%) Algorithmic Trading
4 4 (11.76%) Multithreading
5 2 (5.88%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (5.88%) Web Development
5 2 (5.88%) Functional Programming
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Python
2 14 (41.18%) Java
3 12 (35.29%) SQL
4 10 (29.41%) Perl
5 8 (23.53%) Shell Script
6 3 (8.82%) Scala
7 2 (5.88%) C#
7 2 (5.88%) C++
8 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.94%) AWK
8 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.94%) R
8 1 (2.94%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Sybase
1 8 (23.53%) Reuters
1 8 (23.53%) Tradeweb
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Fidessa
3 2 (5.88%) StreamBase
4 1 (2.94%) Sun
4 1 (2.94%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.94%) NYFIX
4 1 (2.94%) Portware
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago