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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 836 788 797
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +9
Permanent jobs citing KDB 47 108 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.097% 0.070%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 0.31% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 44 93 61
Average salary £67,500 £82,500 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £65,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £109,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary - £55,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +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
32024 35327 33692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.03% 31.58% 32.02%
Number of salaries quoted 27346 30223 29513
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -31 47 £67,500 -18.18% 4
KDB
UK

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 59 (74.68%) Java
2 47 (59.49%) Front Office
3 32 (40.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 31 (39.24%) Python
5 30 (37.97%) Low Latency
6 28 (35.44%) Linux
7 25 (31.65%) SQL
8 24 (30.38%) Ultra Messaging
8 24 (30.38%) Derivative
9 21 (26.58%) Multithreading
10 20 (25.32%) Degree
10 20 (25.32%) Perl
11 19 (24.05%) Algorithmic Trading
12 18 (22.78%) Finance
13 17 (21.52%) Banking
14 16 (20.25%) OO
14 16 (20.25%) UNIX
15 15 (18.99%) Sybase
15 15 (18.99%) Shell Script
15 15 (18.99%) Reuters
15 15 (18.99%) Fixed Income
15 15 (18.99%) Multicast
16 14 (17.72%) Risk Management
17 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
17 13 (16.46%) C#
17 13 (16.46%) Electronic Trading
17 13 (16.46%) Computer Science
17 13 (16.46%) Algorithms
17 13 (16.46%) Market Making
18 12 (15.19%) C++

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) RMDS
1 4 (5.06%) ION MarketView
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.99%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.92%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Subversion
1 1 (1.27%) Maven
1 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 47 (59.49%) Front Office
2 18 (22.78%) Finance
3 17 (21.52%) Banking
4 11 (13.92%) Back Office
5 9 (11.39%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (67.09%) Developer
2 39 (49.37%) Java Developer
3 18 (22.78%) Applications Support
4 13 (16.46%) Support Analyst
4 13 (16.46%) Analyst
5 11 (13.92%) Systems Analyst
5 11 (13.92%) Credit Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
7 2 (2.53%) Software Engineer
7 2 (2.53%) Quantitative Developer
8 1 (1.27%) Data Modeller
8 1 (1.27%) C++ Developer
8 1 (1.27%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (1.27%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (1.27%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.27%) Architect
8 1 (1.27%) Junior
8 1 (1.27%) Applications Developer
8 1 (1.27%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (1.27%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.38%) Ultra Messaging
2 8 (10.13%) Rendezvous
3 7 (8.86%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (6.33%) Middleware
5 3 (3.80%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (1.27%) JMS
6 1 (1.27%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.27%) Reactive Extensions
6 1 (1.27%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.27%) Esper
6 1 (1.27%) Pyramid
6 1 (1.27%) Pandas
6 1 (1.27%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.27%) Spring
6 1 (1.27%) jBPM
6 1 (1.27%) Velocity
6 1 (1.27%) WPF
6 1 (1.27%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 32 (40.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 24 (30.38%) Derivative
3 15 (18.99%) Fixed Income
4 13 (16.46%) Computer Science
4 13 (16.46%) Algorithms
5 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (12.66%) Mathematics
6 9 (11.39%) Equities
7 6 (7.59%) Hedge funds
8 4 (5.06%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (5.06%) Contract for Difference
9 2 (2.53%) Physics
9 2 (2.53%) Reference Data
9 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
9 2 (2.53%) Open Source
10 1 (1.27%) User Experience
10 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.27%) Statistics
10 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.44%) Linux
2 16 (20.25%) UNIX
3 5 (6.33%) Windows
4 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.97%) Low Latency
2 21 (26.58%) Multithreading
3 19 (24.05%) Algorithmic Trading
4 16 (20.25%) OO
5 14 (17.72%) Risk Management
6 13 (16.46%) Electronic Trading
6 13 (16.46%) Market Making
7 11 (13.92%) DNA
8 9 (11.39%) E-Commerce
8 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
8 9 (11.39%) Complex Event Processing
9 6 (7.59%) Analytics
9 6 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.06%) Asset Management
10 4 (5.06%) ITIL
11 3 (3.80%) UML
11 3 (3.80%) Business Analysis
11 3 (3.80%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (2.53%) Ultra-Low Latency
13 1 (1.27%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 59 (74.68%) Java
2 31 (39.24%) Python
3 25 (31.65%) SQL
4 20 (25.32%) Perl
5 15 (18.99%) Shell Script
6 13 (16.46%) C#
7 12 (15.19%) C++
8 11 (13.92%) Scala
9 5 (6.33%) C
10 4 (5.06%) VBA
11 1 (1.27%) Tcl
11 1 (1.27%) AWK
11 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.27%) F#
Qualifications
1 20 (25.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) Sybase
1 15 (18.99%) Reuters
2 11 (13.92%) Tradeweb
3 10 (12.66%) Informatica
4 8 (10.13%) TIBCO
5 5 (6.33%) ION Trading
5 5 (6.33%) Oracle
6 3 (3.80%) Fidessa
6 3 (3.80%) Portware
7 1 (1.27%) IBM
7 1 (1.27%) Solace
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago