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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 813 784 723
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -61
Permanent jobs citing KDB 58 67 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.067% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.18% 0.21% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 50 63 144
Average salary £83,750 £80,000 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.68% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £65,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £115,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -14.28%
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
32664 31342 34743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.65% 31.51% 31.24%
Number of salaries quoted 27745 27394 30829
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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -26 55 £83,750 +4.68% 6
West Midlands - 3 - -
KDB
UK

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 125 (73.96%) Java
2 106 (62.72%) Front Office
3 85 (50.30%) Low Latency
4 71 (42.01%) Multithreading
5 66 (39.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 62 (36.69%) Finance
7 60 (35.50%) Electronic Trading
8 54 (31.95%) Equities
8 54 (31.95%) Banking
8 54 (31.95%) C++
9 44 (26.04%) Degree
10 43 (25.44%) Investment Banking
10 43 (25.44%) Linux
11 40 (23.67%) Algorithmic Trading
12 35 (20.71%) Software Engineering
12 35 (20.71%) Python
12 35 (20.71%) Sybase
13 31 (18.34%) TIBCO
14 28 (16.57%) UNIX
15 27 (15.98%) SQL
15 27 (15.98%) Rendezvous
15 27 (15.98%) Mathematics
16 26 (15.38%) 29West
17 25 (14.79%) Open Source
17 25 (14.79%) Analytics
18 23 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
18 23 (13.61%) Risk Management
18 23 (13.61%) Fixed Income
19 22 (13.02%) Spring
19 22 (13.02%) E-Commerce

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 21 (12.43%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (1.18%) GemFire
Business Applications
1 9 (5.33%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.59%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.73%) Big Data
3 4 (2.37%) RDBMS
3 4 (2.37%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.78%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (1.78%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.18%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.59%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (4.14%) Subversion
2 5 (2.96%) Hamcrest
2 5 (2.96%) Apache Ivy
2 5 (2.96%) jMock
3 4 (2.37%) JUnit
3 4 (2.37%) Mockito
4 2 (1.18%) JIRA
4 2 (1.18%) Maven
4 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.59%) Redmine
General
1 106 (62.72%) Front Office
2 62 (36.69%) Finance
3 54 (31.95%) Banking
4 43 (25.44%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.78%) Back Office
5 3 (1.78%) Retail
6 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.59%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 138 (81.66%) Developer
2 81 (47.93%) Java Developer
3 21 (12.43%) Applications Support
4 11 (6.51%) Senior Developer
5 10 (5.92%) Lead Developer
6 9 (5.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 9 (5.33%) Support Analyst
6 9 (5.33%) Analyst
7 6 (3.55%) Quantitative Developer
7 6 (3.55%) C++/Java Developer
8 5 (2.96%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (2.96%) C++ Developer
8 5 (2.96%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (2.37%) Python Developer
10 3 (1.78%) WPF Developer
10 3 (1.78%) Senior Quantitative Developer
10 3 (1.78%) FX Support Analyst
10 3 (1.78%) Architect
10 3 (1.78%) C# Developer
10 3 (1.78%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.98%) Rendezvous
2 22 (13.02%) Spring
3 17 (10.06%) Middleware
4 12 (7.10%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (2.96%) OSGi
5 5 (2.96%) Hibernate
6 4 (2.37%) J2SE
7 3 (1.78%) SciPy
7 3 (1.78%) NumPy
7 3 (1.78%) Pyramid
7 3 (1.78%) Pandas
7 3 (1.78%) Esper
7 3 (1.78%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.78%) JMS
7 3 (1.78%) WPF
8 2 (1.18%) .NET
8 2 (1.18%) EJB
9 1 (0.59%) Qt
9 1 (0.59%) HTML5
9 1 (0.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 66 (39.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 54 (31.95%) Equities
3 27 (15.98%) Mathematics
4 25 (14.79%) Open Source
5 23 (13.61%) Fixed Income
6 15 (8.88%) Computer Science
7 13 (7.69%) Hedge funds
8 10 (5.92%) Derivative
9 4 (2.37%) Grid Computing
10 2 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (1.18%) Statistics
10 2 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.59%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.59%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 43 (25.44%) Linux
2 28 (16.57%) UNIX
3 11 (6.51%) Windows
4 6 (3.55%) Solaris
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (50.30%) Low Latency
2 71 (42.01%) Multithreading
3 60 (35.50%) Electronic Trading
4 40 (23.67%) Algorithmic Trading
5 35 (20.71%) Software Engineering
6 25 (14.79%) Analytics
7 23 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (13.61%) Risk Management
8 22 (13.02%) E-Commerce
9 17 (10.06%) OO
10 14 (8.28%) Enterprise Architecture
11 11 (6.51%) TDD
12 10 (5.92%) ITIL
13 6 (3.55%) Complex Event Processing
14 5 (2.96%) Line Management
14 5 (2.96%) OOA/OOD
15 4 (2.37%) Unit Testing
16 3 (1.78%) Continuous Improvement
16 3 (1.78%) Continuous Integration
16 3 (1.78%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 125 (73.96%) Java
2 54 (31.95%) C++
3 35 (20.71%) Python
4 27 (15.98%) SQL
5 18 (10.65%) C#
6 17 (10.06%) Perl
7 12 (7.10%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.55%) R
9 5 (2.96%) Scala
10 4 (2.37%) C
11 2 (1.18%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.59%) VBA
12 1 (0.59%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 44 (26.04%) Degree
2 1 (0.59%) PhD
2 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.59%) EMIR
1 1 (0.59%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (1.78%) ITRS Geneos
1 3 (1.78%) Netcool
1 3 (1.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (20.71%) Sybase
2 31 (18.34%) TIBCO
3 26 (15.38%) 29West
4 14 (8.28%) ION Trading
4 14 (8.28%) Oracle
5 7 (4.14%) Tradeweb
6 5 (2.96%) MarketAxess
6 5 (2.96%) Bloomberg
6 5 (2.96%) Google
7 4 (2.37%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.37%) Informatica
8 3 (1.78%) ParAccel
9 2 (1.18%) Perforce
9 2 (1.18%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.18%) Reuters
10 1 (0.59%) Tableau
10 1 (0.59%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.59%) SAP
10 1 (0.59%) Cognos
10 1 (0.59%) HP
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Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
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