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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kx Systems KDB
UK / England
Rank 763 789 889
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +100
Permanent jobs citing KDB 82 105 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.11% 0.033%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.35% 0.35% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 72 82 29
Median salary £92,500 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £110,000 £90,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £110,000 -
% change year-on-year
-52.27% -

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
23684 29780 29751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.06% 32.41% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 20552 25475 25667
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +51 81 £92,500 +32.14% 4
South East +65 1 £52,500 -52.27% 2
KDB
UK

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 109 (68.99%) Java
2 88 (55.70%) Linux
3 73 (46.20%) Unix
4 64 (40.51%) Low Latency
5 62 (39.24%) Python
6 61 (38.61%) Kdb+
7 55 (34.81%) Equities
8 54 (34.18%) Finance
9 52 (32.91%) C++
10 49 (31.01%) Electronic Trading
11 46 (29.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 45 (28.48%) SQL
13 44 (27.85%) Front Office
14 34 (21.52%) Software Engineering
15 33 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
16 30 (18.99%) NoSQL
17 29 (18.35%) TIBCO
18 28 (17.72%) C#
18 28 (17.72%) Fixed Income
19 27 (17.09%) E-Commerce
19 27 (17.09%) FIX Protocol
20 26 (16.46%) Degree
20 26 (16.46%) Sybase
20 26 (16.46%) Relational Database
20 26 (16.46%) Algorithms
21 24 (15.19%) Multithreading
22 23 (14.56%) Algorithmic Trading
22 23 (14.56%) TIBCO EMS
22 23 (14.56%) MongoDB
23 22 (13.92%) AngularJS

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 11 (6.96%) Apache
2 5 (3.16%) Apache Spark
2 5 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.16%) Bluemix
1 5 (3.16%) Google App Engine
1 5 (3.16%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (3.16%) IaaS
1 5 (3.16%) IBM Cloud
1 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.16%) PaaS
1 5 (3.16%) SaaS
2 2 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (38.61%) Kdb+
2 30 (18.99%) NoSQL
3 26 (16.46%) Relational Database
4 23 (14.56%) MongoDB
5 16 (10.13%) Hadoop
6 13 (8.23%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (6.96%) MySQL
8 10 (6.33%) OLTP
9 7 (4.43%) Oracle Database
9 7 (4.43%) SQL Server
10 6 (3.80%) RDBMS
11 5 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (3.16%) Hazelcast
11 5 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (3.16%) SAP HANA
12 4 (2.53%) Tick Data
13 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.63%) InterSystems Cache
13 1 (0.63%) Redis
13 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (10.13%) Subversion
2 15 (9.49%) Git (software)
2 15 (9.49%) Maven
3 8 (5.06%) JUnit
4 5 (3.16%) Ant
4 5 (3.16%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.90%) JIRA
6 2 (1.27%) NUnit
6 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 2 (1.27%) VTune
7 1 (0.63%) Bower
7 1 (0.63%) Grunt
General
1 54 (34.18%) Finance
2 44 (27.85%) Front Office
3 20 (12.66%) Banking
4 10 (6.33%) Investment Banking
4 10 (6.33%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.06%) French Language
6 5 (3.16%) German Language
6 5 (3.16%) Spanish Language
7 4 (2.53%) Back Office
7 4 (2.53%) Electronics
7 4 (2.53%) Games
8 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.63%) Retail
8 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (82.28%) Developer
2 52 (32.91%) Java Developer
3 39 (24.68%) KDB Developer
4 28 (17.72%) Senior Developer
5 22 (13.92%) Senior Java Developer
6 19 (12.03%) C++ Developer
7 13 (8.23%) Lead Developer
8 10 (6.33%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 10 (6.33%) Low Latency C++ Developer
9 8 (5.06%) Java Team Leader
9 8 (5.06%) Python Developer
9 8 (5.06%) Software Developer
9 8 (5.06%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.43%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
10 7 (4.43%) PHP Developer
11 5 (3.16%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
11 5 (3.16%) Front Office Developer
11 5 (3.16%) Full Stack Developer
11 5 (3.16%) Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading
11 5 (3.16%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (17.09%) FIX Protocol
2 23 (14.56%) TIBCO EMS
3 22 (13.92%) AngularJS
4 17 (10.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 17 (10.76%) HTML
4 17 (10.76%) STL
5 12 (7.59%) CSS
5 12 (7.59%) Node.js
6 11 (6.96%) Lucene
7 10 (6.33%) Django
7 10 (6.33%) HTML5
8 9 (5.70%) JMS
9 8 (5.06%) .NET
10 7 (4.43%) Pandas
10 7 (4.43%) WPF
10 7 (4.43%) Zend Framework
11 6 (3.80%) Backbone.js
11 6 (3.80%) REST
11 6 (3.80%) scikit-learn
11 6 (3.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (34.81%) Equities
2 46 (29.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 28 (17.72%) Fixed Income
4 26 (16.46%) Algorithms
5 21 (13.29%) Computer Science
6 18 (11.39%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (7.59%) Data Centre
8 11 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (6.33%) Data Structures
10 9 (5.70%) Hedge funds
11 8 (5.06%) Fintech
12 6 (3.80%) Derivative
12 6 (3.80%) Equity Derivative
12 6 (3.80%) Visualisation
13 4 (2.53%) Device Driver
13 4 (2.53%) TWAP
13 4 (2.53%) VWAP
14 3 (1.90%) Arduino
14 3 (1.90%) Client/Server
14 3 (1.90%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 88 (55.70%) Linux
2 73 (46.20%) Unix
3 7 (4.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.16%) Android
4 5 (3.16%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.27%) Solaris
6 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (40.51%) Low Latency
2 49 (31.01%) Electronic Trading
3 34 (21.52%) Software Engineering
4 33 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (17.09%) E-Commerce
6 24 (15.19%) Multithreading
7 23 (14.56%) Algorithmic Trading
8 16 (10.13%) OO
9 15 (9.49%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (8.86%) Scrum
11 13 (8.23%) Open Source
11 13 (8.23%) Unit Testing
12 12 (7.59%) High-Frequency Trading
12 12 (7.59%) MVC
13 11 (6.96%) Performance Optimisation
14 10 (6.33%) System Testing
15 9 (5.70%) Analytics
15 9 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (5.70%) OOD
16 7 (4.43%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (68.99%) Java
2 62 (39.24%) Python
3 52 (32.91%) C++
4 45 (28.48%) SQL
5 28 (17.72%) C#
6 21 (13.29%) Groovy
7 15 (9.49%) JavaScript
7 15 (9.49%) Shell Script
8 14 (8.86%) C
9 11 (6.96%) Perl
10 8 (5.06%) PHP
11 2 (1.27%) Scala
12 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.63%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.63%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (16.46%) Degree
2 6 (3.80%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.16%) Docker
2 4 (2.53%) Firmware
3 2 (1.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (7.59%) Puppet
2 5 (3.16%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (18.35%) TIBCO
2 26 (16.46%) Sybase
3 21 (13.29%) ION Trading
3 21 (13.29%) Solace
4 17 (10.76%) Oracle
5 10 (6.33%) Intel
5 10 (6.33%) Vertica
6 8 (5.06%) Microsoft
7 7 (4.43%) Zend
8 6 (3.80%) GigaSpaces
9 5 (3.16%) Google
9 5 (3.16%) IBM
9 5 (3.16%) Perforce
9 5 (3.16%) Rackspace
9 5 (3.16%) SAP
9 5 (3.16%) Splunk
9 5 (3.16%) StreamBase
10 1 (0.63%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.63%) Fidessa
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