The table below looks at the statistics for KDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KDB over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 799 863 894
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +31
Permanent jobs citing KDB 81 68 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.067% 0.052%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.31% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 74 48 47
Median salary £90,000 £72,500 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 - £77,500
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
26545 31276 33224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.51% 30.94% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22799 26669 28155
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

KDB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing KDB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

KDB Salary Histogram in England

KDB
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KDB within the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +57 81 £90,000 +24.13% 9
KDB
UK

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 England region with a requirement for KDB.

1 104 (68.87%) Java
2 76 (50.33%) Kdb+
3 75 (49.67%) Linux
4 71 (47.02%) Finance
5 65 (43.05%) Unix
6 53 (35.10%) Python
6 53 (35.10%) C++
7 46 (30.46%) Front Office
8 43 (28.48%) Low Latency
9 40 (26.49%) Electronic Trading
10 38 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (25.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 36 (23.84%) Equities
12 34 (22.52%) Multithreading
13 33 (21.85%) Degree
14 30 (19.87%) TIBCO
15 26 (17.22%) C#
15 26 (17.22%) Oracle
15 26 (17.22%) Computer Science
15 26 (17.22%) Algorithms
16 25 (16.56%) MongoDB
16 25 (16.56%) Software Engineering
16 25 (16.56%) Algorithmic Trading
16 25 (16.56%) C
16 25 (16.56%) SQL
17 24 (15.89%) AngularJS
18 21 (13.91%) Django
18 21 (13.91%) JavaScript
18 21 (13.91%) Rendezvous
19 20 (13.25%) OO

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 14 (9.27%) Apache
2 4 (2.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) MetaTrader
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (50.33%) Kdb+
2 25 (16.56%) MongoDB
3 17 (11.26%) MySQL
3 17 (11.26%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (9.27%) Hadoop
4 14 (9.27%) SQL Server
5 9 (5.96%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (5.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (5.30%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.64%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.31%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.65%) Tick Data
10 3 (1.99%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (10.60%) Subversion
2 15 (9.93%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.95%) Maven
4 6 (3.97%) JUnit
5 4 (2.65%) Ant
5 4 (2.65%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.32%) JIRA
6 2 (1.32%) NUnit
6 2 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 71 (47.02%) Finance
2 46 (30.46%) Front Office
3 18 (11.92%) Banking
4 10 (6.62%) Investment Banking
5 9 (5.96%) French Language
6 7 (4.64%) Games
6 7 (4.64%) German Language
6 7 (4.64%) Spanish Language
7 5 (3.31%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.65%) Back Office
9 3 (1.99%) Electronics
10 2 (1.32%) Advertising
10 2 (1.32%) Marketing
11 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.66%) Retail
11 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 117 (77.48%) Developer
2 51 (33.77%) KDB Developer
3 43 (28.48%) Java Developer
4 17 (11.26%) C++ Developer
5 14 (9.27%) Low Latency Java Developer
6 13 (8.61%) Senior Developer
7 11 (7.28%) Analyst
7 11 (7.28%) PHP Developer
7 11 (7.28%) Python Developer
8 9 (5.96%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 9 (5.96%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
8 9 (5.96%) Operations Analyst
8 9 (5.96%) Technical Analyst
8 9 (5.96%) Technical Operations Analyst
9 8 (5.30%) Applications Support
9 8 (5.30%) Lead Developer
10 7 (4.64%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (4.64%) Senior C++ Developer
10 7 (4.64%) Team Leader
11 6 (3.97%) Operational Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.89%) AngularJS
2 21 (13.91%) Django
2 21 (13.91%) Rendezvous
3 19 (12.58%) HTML
4 18 (11.92%) JMS
4 18 (11.92%) TIBCO EMS
5 14 (9.27%) FIX Protocol
5 14 (9.27%) Lucene
5 14 (9.27%) Ultra Messaging
6 11 (7.28%) CSS
6 11 (7.28%) Node.js
6 11 (7.28%) Zend Framework
7 10 (6.62%) Backbone.js
7 10 (6.62%) NumPy
7 10 (6.62%) Pandas
7 10 (6.62%) SciPy
8 9 (5.96%) .NET
9 8 (5.30%) Esper
9 8 (5.30%) HTML5
9 8 (5.30%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 38 (25.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 36 (23.84%) Equities
3 26 (17.22%) Algorithms
3 26 (17.22%) Computer Science
4 18 (11.92%) Fixed Income
5 17 (11.26%) Data Structures
5 17 (11.26%) Mathematics
5 17 (11.26%) Physics
6 12 (7.95%) Hedge funds
7 11 (7.28%) Data Centre
7 11 (7.28%) Fintech
7 11 (7.28%) Visualisation
8 10 (6.62%) Statistics
9 9 (5.96%) Derivative
10 3 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.99%) Arduino
10 3 (1.99%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.32%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (1.32%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 75 (49.67%) Linux
2 65 (43.05%) Unix
3 3 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.48%) Low Latency
2 40 (26.49%) Electronic Trading
3 38 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (22.52%) Multithreading
5 25 (16.56%) Algorithmic Trading
5 25 (16.56%) Software Engineering
6 20 (13.25%) OO
7 18 (11.92%) Open Source
8 17 (11.26%) MVC
9 14 (9.27%) Scrum
9 14 (9.27%) Time Series Analysis
10 12 (7.95%) Prototyping
11 10 (6.62%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (6.62%) Data Acquisition
11 10 (6.62%) Refactoring
11 10 (6.62%) Unit Testing
12 9 (5.96%) Analytics
12 9 (5.96%) Automated Testing
12 9 (5.96%) Concurrent Programming
12 9 (5.96%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 104 (68.87%) Java
2 53 (35.10%) C++
2 53 (35.10%) Python
3 26 (17.22%) C#
4 25 (16.56%) C
4 25 (16.56%) SQL
5 21 (13.91%) JavaScript
6 11 (7.28%) PHP
7 7 (4.64%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.97%) Groovy
9 4 (2.65%) Perl
10 3 (1.99%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (21.85%) Degree
2 2 (1.32%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (1.99%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (7.28%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (7.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (19.87%) TIBCO
2 26 (17.22%) Oracle
3 11 (7.28%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.28%) Zend
4 9 (5.96%) Bloomberg
4 9 (5.96%) Fidessa
5 6 (3.97%) ION Trading
5 6 (3.97%) Solace
5 6 (3.97%) Sybase
6 4 (2.65%) Perforce
7 2 (1.32%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.32%) Tableau
7 2 (1.32%) Telerik
8 1 (0.66%) Informatica
8 1 (0.66%) Reuters
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