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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 819 779 793
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +14
Permanent jobs citing KDB 33 84 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.081% 0.068%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 30 71 56
Average salary £90,000 £82,500 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £103,000 £105,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +45.69%
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
30498 33025 33024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.39% 31.69% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 26143 28141 28996
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -11 33 £90,000 +9.09% 3
KDB
UK

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 55 (83.33%) Java
2 40 (60.61%) Front Office
3 35 (53.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 32 (48.48%) Low Latency
5 28 (42.42%) 29West
6 24 (36.36%) Multithreading
7 20 (30.30%) Linux
8 19 (28.79%) Python
8 19 (28.79%) Degree
9 18 (27.27%) Algorithmic Trading
10 17 (25.76%) Finance
11 16 (24.24%) SQL
11 16 (24.24%) Derivative
12 15 (22.73%) Multicast
13 14 (21.21%) Electronic Trading
13 14 (21.21%) Risk Management
13 14 (21.21%) Fixed Income
14 13 (19.70%) Banking
15 12 (18.18%) OO
16 11 (16.67%) Informatica
16 11 (16.67%) Computer Science
16 11 (16.67%) Market Making
17 10 (15.15%) Algorithms
18 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (13.64%) Mathematics
18 9 (13.64%) Tradeweb
18 9 (13.64%) Complex Event Processing
18 9 (13.64%) Back Office
18 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
18 9 (13.64%) Perl

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (7.58%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.73%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Subversion
1 2 (3.03%) jMock
1 2 (3.03%) Hamcrest
1 2 (3.03%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (1.52%) Maven
2 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 40 (60.61%) Front Office
2 17 (25.76%) Finance
3 13 (19.70%) Banking
4 9 (13.64%) Back Office
5 6 (9.09%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Retail
6 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (77.27%) Developer
2 40 (60.61%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.64%) Applications Support
4 8 (12.12%) Support Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Credit Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Quantitative Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Middleware Specialist
8 1 (1.52%) Senior Data Modeller
8 1 (1.52%) Data Modeller
8 1 (1.52%) Messaging Specialist
8 1 (1.52%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Senior Applications Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (1.52%) Junior Support Analyst
8 1 (1.52%) Designer
8 1 (1.52%) Senior Designer
8 1 (1.52%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (9.09%) Rendezvous
3 5 (7.58%) Middleware
4 3 (4.55%) Spring
5 2 (3.03%) JMS
5 2 (3.03%) OSGi
6 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.52%) Esper
6 1 (1.52%) Pyramid
6 1 (1.52%) Pandas
6 1 (1.52%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.52%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.52%) jBPM
6 1 (1.52%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 35 (53.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (24.24%) Derivative
3 14 (21.21%) Fixed Income
4 11 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 10 (15.15%) Algorithms
6 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (13.64%) Mathematics
7 6 (9.09%) Equities
7 6 (9.09%) Hedge funds
8 4 (6.06%) Contract for Difference
9 2 (3.03%) Reference Data
9 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
9 2 (3.03%) Open Source
10 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.52%) Physics
10 1 (1.52%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (1.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.30%) Linux
2 9 (13.64%) UNIX
3 7 (10.61%) Windows
4 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (48.48%) Low Latency
2 24 (36.36%) Multithreading
3 18 (27.27%) Algorithmic Trading
4 14 (21.21%) Electronic Trading
4 14 (21.21%) Risk Management
5 12 (18.18%) OO
6 11 (16.67%) Market Making
7 9 (13.64%) Complex Event Processing
7 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
8 7 (10.61%) DNA
8 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.06%) Analytics
10 3 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (4.55%) Business Analysis
10 3 (4.55%) UML
11 2 (3.03%) ITIL
11 2 (3.03%) OOA/OOD
11 2 (3.03%) TDD
11 2 (3.03%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 55 (83.33%) Java
2 19 (28.79%) Python
3 16 (24.24%) SQL
4 9 (13.64%) Perl
4 9 (13.64%) C#
4 9 (13.64%) C++
5 8 (12.12%) Scala
6 7 (10.61%) Shell Script
7 5 (7.58%) C
8 4 (6.06%) VBA
9 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (28.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Netcool
1 1 (1.52%) Nagios
1 1 (1.52%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 28 (42.42%) 29West
2 11 (16.67%) Informatica
3 9 (13.64%) Tradeweb
4 7 (10.61%) Sybase
4 7 (10.61%) Reuters
5 6 (9.09%) TIBCO
6 5 (7.58%) Oracle
7 2 (3.03%) MarketAxess
7 2 (3.03%) Bloomberg
7 2 (3.03%) Google
8 1 (1.52%) Portware
8 1 (1.52%) ION Trading
8 1 (1.52%) IBM
8 1 (1.52%) Fidessa
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