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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 813 810 759
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -51
Permanent jobs citing KDB 47 66 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.065% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 0.20% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 36 59 111
Average salary £82,500 £72,500 £92,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.79% -21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
31854 32483 34175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.18% 32.03% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27119 28430 30257
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 October 2014.

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 October 2014. 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 -9 43 £82,500 +13.79% 2
West Midlands - 4 - -
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UK

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 96 (68.09%) Java
2 88 (62.41%) Front Office
3 67 (47.52%) Low Latency
4 57 (40.43%) Multithreading
5 53 (37.59%) Finance
6 52 (36.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 47 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
8 46 (32.62%) Equities
8 46 (32.62%) Banking
8 46 (32.62%) C++
9 39 (27.66%) Linux
10 35 (24.82%) Investment Banking
11 34 (24.11%) Algorithmic Trading
11 34 (24.11%) Degree
12 32 (22.70%) Software Engineering
12 32 (22.70%) Python
13 29 (20.57%) Algorithms
14 27 (19.15%) SQL
14 27 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (18.44%) TIBCO
15 26 (18.44%) 29West
16 23 (16.31%) Sybase
17 22 (15.60%) UNIX
17 22 (15.60%) Rendezvous
18 21 (14.89%) Fixed Income
19 18 (12.77%) OO
19 18 (12.77%) TIBCO EMS
19 18 (12.77%) Mathematics
19 18 (12.77%) Open Source
20 15 (10.64%) Perl

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 18 (12.77%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (1.42%) GemFire
2 2 (1.42%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 8 (5.67%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.71%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.67%) Big Data
2 7 (4.96%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.84%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.13%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.42%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.71%) QlikView
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (6.38%) Subversion
2 7 (4.96%) jMock
2 7 (4.96%) Apache Ivy
2 7 (4.96%) Hamcrest
3 2 (1.42%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.42%) Maven
3 2 (1.42%) JIRA
4 1 (0.71%) JUnit
4 1 (0.71%) Redmine
4 1 (0.71%) Mockito
General
1 88 (62.41%) Front Office
2 53 (37.59%) Finance
3 46 (32.62%) Banking
4 35 (24.82%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.84%) Back Office
5 4 (2.84%) Retail
6 2 (1.42%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.71%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 110 (78.01%) Developer
2 60 (42.55%) Java Developer
3 20 (14.18%) Applications Support
4 9 (6.38%) Senior Developer
5 8 (5.67%) Support Analyst
5 8 (5.67%) Analyst
5 8 (5.67%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (4.26%) Lead Developer
6 6 (4.26%) Quantitative Developer
7 5 (3.55%) C++ Developer
7 5 (3.55%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (2.84%) Python Developer
8 4 (2.84%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (2.84%) C++/Java Developer
9 3 (2.13%) C# Developer
9 3 (2.13%) Technical Leader
9 3 (2.13%) Architect
9 3 (2.13%) WPF Developer
9 3 (2.13%) Senior Quantitative Developer
9 3 (2.13%) FX Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.60%) Rendezvous
2 14 (9.93%) Middleware
3 13 (9.22%) Spring
4 12 (8.51%) FIX Protocol
5 7 (4.96%) OSGi
6 4 (2.84%) JMS
7 3 (2.13%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.13%) J2SE
7 3 (2.13%) SciPy
7 3 (2.13%) NumPy
7 3 (2.13%) WPF
7 3 (2.13%) Esper
7 3 (2.13%) Pyramid
7 3 (2.13%) Pandas
7 3 (2.13%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.42%) .NET
8 2 (1.42%) EJB
9 1 (0.71%) Velocity
9 1 (0.71%) Java SE
9 1 (0.71%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 52 (36.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 46 (32.62%) Equities
3 29 (20.57%) Algorithms
4 21 (14.89%) Fixed Income
5 18 (12.77%) Mathematics
5 18 (12.77%) Open Source
6 13 (9.22%) Computer Science
7 12 (8.51%) Hedge funds
8 7 (4.96%) Derivative
9 5 (3.55%) Data Structures
10 3 (2.13%) Grid Computing
11 2 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.42%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (1.42%) Statistics
12 1 (0.71%) Physics
12 1 (0.71%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 39 (27.66%) Linux
2 22 (15.60%) UNIX
3 12 (8.51%) Windows
4 5 (3.55%) Solaris
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (47.52%) Low Latency
2 57 (40.43%) Multithreading
3 47 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
4 34 (24.11%) Algorithmic Trading
5 32 (22.70%) Software Engineering
6 27 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (12.77%) OO
8 14 (9.93%) Analytics
9 12 (8.51%) Risk Management
9 12 (8.51%) E-Commerce
10 11 (7.80%) ITIL
11 10 (7.09%) TDD
12 7 (4.96%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (4.96%) OOA/OOD
13 4 (2.84%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (2.84%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (2.84%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (2.84%) Unit Testing
14 3 (2.13%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (2.13%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 96 (68.09%) Java
2 46 (32.62%) C++
3 32 (22.70%) Python
4 27 (19.15%) SQL
5 15 (10.64%) Perl
5 15 (10.64%) C#
6 11 (7.80%) Shell Script
7 5 (3.55%) R
7 5 (3.55%) Scala
8 4 (2.84%) C
9 1 (0.71%) Erlang
9 1 (0.71%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.71%) VBA
9 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (24.11%) Degree
2 1 (0.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.71%) EMIR
1 1 (0.71%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 4 (2.84%) ITRS Geneos
1 4 (2.84%) Nagios
1 4 (2.84%) Netcool
Vendors
1 26 (18.44%) TIBCO
1 26 (18.44%) 29West
2 23 (16.31%) Sybase
3 14 (9.93%) Oracle
4 10 (7.09%) ION Trading
5 9 (6.38%) Tradeweb
6 7 (4.96%) Google
6 7 (4.96%) Bloomberg
6 7 (4.96%) MarketAxess
7 3 (2.13%) Informatica
7 3 (2.13%) ParAccel
8 2 (1.42%) Reuters
8 2 (1.42%) Perforce
9 1 (0.71%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.71%) Portware
9 1 (0.71%) Teradata
9 1 (0.71%) Cisco
9 1 (0.71%) IBM
9 1 (0.71%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.71%) Fidessa
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