The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 799 780 826
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +46
Permanent jobs citing KDB 103 76 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.073% 0.060%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.29% 0.23% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 87 63 67
Average salary £80,000 £90,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £118,000 £100,200
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £37,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+45.69% -24.50%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
35651 33405 36036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.54% 32.10% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30505 29240 32160
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
KDB
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -24 103 £80,000 -11.11% 15
KDB
UK

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 133 (70.00%) Front Office
2 126 (66.32%) Java
3 111 (58.42%) Low Latency
4 79 (41.58%) Linux
5 74 (38.95%) Equities
6 66 (34.74%) Finance
6 66 (34.74%) SQL
6 66 (34.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 62 (32.63%) Sybase
7 62 (32.63%) Multithreading
8 60 (31.58%) UNIX
9 59 (31.05%) Python
10 54 (28.42%) Fixed Income
11 53 (27.89%) Algorithmic Trading
12 52 (27.37%) C++
13 49 (25.79%) Electronic Trading
14 48 (25.26%) ION Trading
14 48 (25.26%) Degree
15 47 (24.74%) Derivative
16 45 (23.68%) Banking
17 42 (22.11%) TIBCO
18 41 (21.58%) Oracle
18 41 (21.58%) Analytics
19 40 (21.05%) SQL Server
20 37 (19.47%) C#
20 37 (19.47%) Computer Science
21 34 (17.89%) Investment Banking
22 30 (15.79%) Spring
22 30 (15.79%) Rendezvous
23 29 (15.26%) Perl

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (6.32%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (1.58%) MTS
3 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.53%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 3 (1.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (10.00%) ION MarketView
2 13 (6.84%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.68%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.53%) Multicast
2 1 (0.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.37%) RDBMS
2 14 (7.37%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.11%) DB2
4 3 (1.58%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (9.47%) JUnit
2 17 (8.95%) Mockito
3 6 (3.16%) Maven
4 3 (1.58%) Ant
5 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.53%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.53%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.53%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.53%) NUnit
5 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 133 (70.00%) Front Office
2 66 (34.74%) Finance
3 45 (23.68%) Banking
4 34 (17.89%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.05%) Retail
5 2 (1.05%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.05%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.53%) Legal
6 1 (0.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 122 (64.21%) Developer
2 89 (46.84%) Java Developer
3 47 (24.74%) Applications Support
4 42 (22.11%) Analyst
4 42 (22.11%) Support Analyst
5 40 (21.05%) Applications Support Analyst
6 19 (10.00%) Front Office Developer
7 7 (3.68%) Lead Developer
7 7 (3.68%) C++ Developer
7 7 (3.68%) Quantitative Developer
8 6 (3.16%) Support Team Leader
8 6 (3.16%) Team Leader
9 5 (2.63%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.11%) C# Developer
10 4 (2.11%) C++ Quantitative Developer
11 3 (1.58%) FX Support Analyst
11 3 (1.58%) Credit Risk Analyst
11 3 (1.58%) Oracle Developer
11 3 (1.58%) Systems Developer
11 3 (1.58%) Market Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (15.79%) Spring
1 30 (15.79%) Rendezvous
2 19 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 10 (5.26%) Middleware
4 8 (4.21%) J2SE
5 7 (3.68%) Swing
6 6 (3.16%) Apache Flex
7 5 (2.63%) .NET
8 4 (2.11%) J2EE
8 4 (2.11%) STL
8 4 (2.11%) XML
8 4 (2.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 3 (1.58%) SciPy
9 3 (1.58%) NumPy
9 3 (1.58%) Esper
9 3 (1.58%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.58%) WPF
9 3 (1.58%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (1.58%) JMS
10 2 (1.05%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 74 (38.95%) Equities
2 66 (34.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 54 (28.42%) Fixed Income
4 47 (24.74%) Derivative
5 37 (19.47%) Computer Science
6 27 (14.21%) Hedge funds
7 20 (10.53%) Grid Computing
8 17 (8.95%) Equity Derivative
9 16 (8.42%) Mathematics
10 9 (4.74%) Open Source
11 6 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (3.16%) Physics
12 5 (2.63%) Management Information System
13 4 (2.11%) Exotic Derivative
14 3 (1.58%) Credit Risk
14 3 (1.58%) Market Risk
14 3 (1.58%) Visualisation
14 3 (1.58%) Statistics
14 3 (1.58%) Credit Derivative
15 1 (0.53%) Statistical Arbitrage
Operating Systems
1 79 (41.58%) Linux
2 60 (31.58%) UNIX
3 28 (14.74%) Solaris
4 11 (5.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (58.42%) Low Latency
2 62 (32.63%) Multithreading
3 53 (27.89%) Algorithmic Trading
4 49 (25.79%) Electronic Trading
5 41 (21.58%) Analytics
6 27 (14.21%) Risk Management
7 20 (10.53%) TDD
8 18 (9.47%) E-Commerce
9 16 (8.42%) Complex Event Processing
10 15 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (7.37%) ITIL
12 11 (5.79%) Quantitative Analysis
12 11 (5.79%) Software Engineering
13 8 (4.21%) OO
14 6 (3.16%) Asset Management
14 6 (3.16%) Continuous Integration
15 5 (2.63%) Unit Testing
15 5 (2.63%) Enterprise Architecture
16 4 (2.11%) Scrum
16 4 (2.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 126 (66.32%) Java
2 66 (34.74%) SQL
3 59 (31.05%) Python
4 52 (27.37%) C++
5 37 (19.47%) C#
6 29 (15.26%) Perl
7 27 (14.21%) Shell Script
8 14 (7.37%) R
9 13 (6.84%) MATLAB
10 8 (4.21%) VB
11 5 (2.63%) C
12 4 (2.11%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.58%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.53%) Scala
14 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.53%) XAML
14 1 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (25.26%) Degree
2 6 (3.16%) PhD
3 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 62 (32.63%) Sybase
2 48 (25.26%) ION Trading
3 42 (22.11%) TIBCO
4 41 (21.58%) Oracle
5 17 (8.95%) Microsoft
6 11 (5.79%) Reuters
7 10 (5.26%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.63%) Adobe
9 4 (2.11%) 29West
10 3 (1.58%) StreamBase
10 3 (1.58%) Tradeweb
10 3 (1.58%) Bloomberg
10 3 (1.58%) eSpeed
11 2 (1.05%) Informatica
12 1 (0.53%) SAP
12 1 (0.53%) JBoss
12 1 (0.53%) Sun
12 1 (0.53%) Fidessa
12 1 (0.53%) Perforce
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Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + bonus & benefits
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