The table below looks at the statistics for KDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KDB over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 806 776 792
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +16
Permanent jobs citing KDB 48 113 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.10% 0.063%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 0.33% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 41 100 51
Average salary £62,500 £87,500 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,250 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £111,000 £107,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -12.00%
KDB
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
31508 34537 32224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.62% 31.49% 31.64%
Number of salaries quoted 26873 29916 28243
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

KDB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing KDB across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

KDB Jobs Demand Trend in England

KDB
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing KDB across the England region.

KDB Salary Trend in England

KDB
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing KDB across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

KDB Salary Histogram in England

KDB
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KDB within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -20 48 £62,500 -28.57% 4
KDB
UK

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 53 (66.25%) Java
2 45 (56.25%) Front Office
3 37 (46.25%) Python
4 34 (42.50%) Linux
5 31 (38.75%) SQL
6 28 (35.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 28 (35.00%) Derivative
7 27 (33.75%) Low Latency
8 26 (32.50%) Shell Script
9 25 (31.25%) Perl
10 24 (30.00%) UNIX
11 23 (28.75%) Ultra Messaging
12 21 (26.25%) Multithreading
13 20 (25.00%) Reuters
13 20 (25.00%) Sybase
14 19 (23.75%) Banking
15 18 (22.50%) Algorithmic Trading
16 16 (20.00%) Fixed Income
16 16 (20.00%) SQL Server
17 15 (18.75%) C++
17 15 (18.75%) Multicast
18 14 (17.50%) Degree
19 13 (16.25%) Finance
20 12 (15.00%) Risk Management
20 12 (15.00%) TIBCO
20 12 (15.00%) Rendezvous
20 12 (15.00%) MS Excel
20 12 (15.00%) DNA
20 12 (15.00%) Investment Banking
20 12 (15.00%) Tradeweb

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 1 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 12 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (10.00%) ION MarketView
1 8 (10.00%) RMDS
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.75%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Subversion
1 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 45 (56.25%) Front Office
2 19 (23.75%) Banking
3 13 (16.25%) Finance
4 12 (15.00%) Investment Banking
5 7 (8.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 47 (58.75%) Developer
2 33 (41.25%) Java Developer
3 23 (28.75%) Applications Support
4 16 (20.00%) Analyst
4 16 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 12 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
5 12 (15.00%) Credit Analyst
6 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.25%) C++ Developer
7 1 (1.25%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (1.25%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (1.25%) Quantitative Developer
7 1 (1.25%) Data Modeller
7 1 (1.25%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (1.25%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (1.25%) Applications Developer
7 1 (1.25%) Architect
7 1 (1.25%) Junior
7 1 (1.25%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.25%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.75%) Ultra Messaging
2 12 (15.00%) Rendezvous
3 7 (8.75%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (6.25%) Middleware
5 3 (3.75%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (2.50%) Spring
6 2 (2.50%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.25%) JMS
7 1 (1.25%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.25%) Reactive Extensions
7 1 (1.25%) jBPM
7 1 (1.25%) Velocity
7 1 (1.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (35.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 28 (35.00%) Derivative
2 16 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.00%) Algorithms
5 7 (8.75%) Equity Derivative
5 7 (8.75%) Computer Science
5 7 (8.75%) Equities
6 6 (7.50%) Mathematics
6 6 (7.50%) Statistics
7 2 (2.50%) Exotic Derivative
8 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.25%) User Experience
8 1 (1.25%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.25%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (1.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 34 (42.50%) Linux
2 24 (30.00%) UNIX
3 7 (8.75%) Windows
4 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.75%) Low Latency
2 21 (26.25%) Multithreading
3 18 (22.50%) Algorithmic Trading
4 12 (15.00%) Risk Management
4 12 (15.00%) DNA
5 11 (13.75%) OO
5 11 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.50%) Market Making
7 8 (10.00%) ITIL
7 8 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 8 (10.00%) Asset Management
7 8 (10.00%) Analytics
7 8 (10.00%) Complex Event Processing
8 7 (8.75%) Electronic Trading
9 6 (7.50%) Validation
9 6 (7.50%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.75%) UML
10 3 (3.75%) Business Analysis
11 2 (2.50%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 2 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 53 (66.25%) Java
2 37 (46.25%) Python
3 31 (38.75%) SQL
4 26 (32.50%) Shell Script
5 25 (31.25%) Perl
6 15 (18.75%) C++
7 9 (11.25%) C
8 7 (8.75%) Scala
8 7 (8.75%) C#
9 4 (5.00%) VBA
10 1 (1.25%) AWK
10 1 (1.25%) Tcl
10 1 (1.25%) F#
10 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (25.00%) Reuters
1 20 (25.00%) Sybase
2 12 (15.00%) TIBCO
2 12 (15.00%) Tradeweb
3 9 (11.25%) ION Trading
3 9 (11.25%) Informatica
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle
5 3 (3.75%) Fidessa
5 3 (3.75%) Portware
6 1 (1.25%) IBM
6 1 (1.25%) Solace
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