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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 783 813 922
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +109
Permanent jobs citing KDB 73 117 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.12% 0.036%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.29% 0.36% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 65 91 31
Median salary £92,500 £65,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.30% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £110,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
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
24981 32192 32957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.80% 32.03% 30.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21569 27378 28328
Median salary £50,000 £47,850 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.49% +6.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +32 73 £92,500 +37.03% 12
KDB
UK

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 113 (70.19%) Java
2 82 (50.93%) Linux
3 73 (45.34%) Unix
4 69 (42.86%) Kdb+
5 64 (39.75%) Low Latency
5 64 (39.75%) Python
6 59 (36.65%) Finance
7 54 (33.54%) Electronic Trading
8 51 (31.68%) C++
9 50 (31.06%) Equities
10 48 (29.81%) Front Office
10 48 (29.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 40 (24.84%) SQL
12 38 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (21.74%) Multithreading
14 34 (21.12%) Degree
15 33 (20.50%) Software Engineering
15 33 (20.50%) TIBCO
16 32 (19.88%) Algorithmic Trading
17 27 (16.77%) FIX Protocol
17 27 (16.77%) Computer Science
17 27 (16.77%) Fixed Income
17 27 (16.77%) Algorithms
18 26 (16.15%) C#
19 22 (13.66%) TIBCO EMS
19 22 (13.66%) MongoDB
19 22 (13.66%) NoSQL
20 20 (12.42%) Sybase
20 20 (12.42%) E-Commerce
20 20 (12.42%) 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 14 (8.70%) Apache
2 4 (2.48%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.86%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.86%) Bluemix
1 3 (1.86%) Google App Engine
1 3 (1.86%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (1.86%) IaaS
1 3 (1.86%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.86%) PaaS
1 3 (1.86%) SaaS
2 1 (0.62%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (42.86%) Kdb+
2 22 (13.66%) MongoDB
2 22 (13.66%) NoSQL
3 19 (11.80%) Relational Database
4 17 (10.56%) Hadoop
5 15 (9.32%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (7.45%) MySQL
7 11 (6.83%) SQL Server
8 7 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (3.11%) OLTP
9 5 (3.11%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.11%) RDBMS
9 5 (3.11%) Tick Data
10 4 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.86%) Hazelcast
11 3 (1.86%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (9.94%) Git (software)
2 15 (9.32%) Subversion
3 10 (6.21%) Maven
4 7 (4.35%) JUnit
5 4 (2.48%) Ant
5 4 (2.48%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.24%) JIRA
6 2 (1.24%) NUnit
6 2 (1.24%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.24%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.62%) VTune
General
1 59 (36.65%) Finance
2 48 (29.81%) Front Office
3 19 (11.80%) Banking
4 9 (5.59%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.97%) French Language
5 8 (4.97%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.73%) German Language
6 6 (3.73%) Spanish Language
7 5 (3.11%) Games
8 4 (2.48%) Back Office
8 4 (2.48%) Electronics
9 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.62%) Retail
9 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 124 (77.02%) Developer
2 55 (34.16%) Java Developer
3 39 (24.22%) KDB Developer
4 25 (15.53%) Senior Developer
5 21 (13.04%) C++ Developer
6 17 (10.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 14 (8.70%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 11 (6.83%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
9 10 (6.21%) Applications Support
9 10 (6.21%) PHP Developer
10 9 (5.59%) Low Latency C++ Developer
10 9 (5.59%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.97%) Analyst
11 8 (4.97%) Java Team Leader
11 8 (4.97%) Lead Developer
11 8 (4.97%) Senior C++ Developer
12 7 (4.35%) Low Latency Java Developer
12 7 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
12 7 (4.35%) Python Developer
12 7 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (16.77%) FIX Protocol
2 22 (13.66%) TIBCO EMS
3 20 (12.42%) AngularJS
4 19 (11.80%) Django
5 17 (10.56%) HTML
6 14 (8.70%) Lucene
7 13 (8.07%) CSS
7 13 (8.07%) Node.js
7 13 (8.07%) Rendezvous
8 11 (6.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 11 (6.83%) JMS
8 11 (6.83%) STL
9 10 (6.21%) Zend Framework
10 9 (5.59%) Backbone.js
11 7 (4.35%) .NET
11 7 (4.35%) HTML5
11 7 (4.35%) Ultra Messaging
12 6 (3.73%) Middleware
12 6 (3.73%) Pandas
12 6 (3.73%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 50 (31.06%) Equities
2 48 (29.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 27 (16.77%) Algorithms
3 27 (16.77%) Computer Science
3 27 (16.77%) Fixed Income
4 14 (8.70%) Data Structures
5 13 (8.07%) Data Centre
5 13 (8.07%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (6.21%) Mathematics
7 10 (6.21%) Physics
8 9 (5.59%) Derivative
8 9 (5.59%) Hedge funds
9 8 (4.97%) Fintech
10 6 (3.73%) Visualisation
11 4 (2.48%) Device Driver
11 4 (2.48%) TWAP
11 4 (2.48%) VWAP
12 3 (1.86%) Arduino
12 3 (1.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 82 (50.93%) Linux
2 73 (45.34%) Unix
3 3 (1.86%) Android
3 3 (1.86%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.62%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (39.75%) Low Latency
2 54 (33.54%) Electronic Trading
3 38 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (21.74%) Multithreading
5 33 (20.50%) Software Engineering
6 32 (19.88%) Algorithmic Trading
7 20 (12.42%) E-Commerce
8 17 (10.56%) OO
9 16 (9.94%) Performance Tuning
10 15 (9.32%) Scrum
11 14 (8.70%) MVC
12 13 (8.07%) High-Frequency Trading
12 13 (8.07%) Open Source
13 11 (6.83%) Prototyping
14 9 (5.59%) Analytics
14 9 (5.59%) Multithreaded Programming
14 9 (5.59%) OOP
14 9 (5.59%) Time Series Analysis
15 8 (4.97%) Machine Learning
15 8 (4.97%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 113 (70.19%) Java
2 64 (39.75%) Python
3 51 (31.68%) C++
4 40 (24.84%) SQL
5 26 (16.15%) C#
6 18 (11.18%) JavaScript
7 17 (10.56%) C
8 16 (9.94%) Groovy
9 10 (6.21%) Perl
9 10 (6.21%) PHP
10 9 (5.59%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.62%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.62%) Scala
11 1 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (21.12%) Degree
2 7 (4.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.48%) Firmware
2 3 (1.86%) Docker
3 1 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 13 (8.07%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (8.07%) Puppet
2 3 (1.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (20.50%) TIBCO
2 20 (12.42%) Sybase
3 19 (11.80%) Oracle
4 16 (9.94%) ION Trading
4 16 (9.94%) Solace
5 12 (7.45%) Microsoft
6 10 (6.21%) Zend
7 7 (4.35%) Bloomberg
7 7 (4.35%) Fidessa
8 5 (3.11%) Intel
8 5 (3.11%) Vertica
9 4 (2.48%) GigaSpaces
9 4 (2.48%) Perforce
10 3 (1.86%) Google
10 3 (1.86%) IBM
10 3 (1.86%) Rackspace
10 3 (1.86%) SAP
10 3 (1.86%) Splunk
10 3 (1.86%) StreamBase
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