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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 815 872 895
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +23
Permanent jobs citing KDB 81 58 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.058% 0.061%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.30% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 77 36 58
Median salary £87,500 £75,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £63,750 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £113,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 - £70,000
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
27130 31310 34116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.60% 31.16% 31.86%
Number of salaries quoted 23443 26645 29008
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +65 81 £87,500 +16.66% 12
KDB
UK

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 104 (69.80%) Java
2 72 (48.32%) Linux
3 70 (46.98%) Finance
3 70 (46.98%) Kdb+
4 61 (40.94%) Unix
5 53 (35.57%) C++
6 51 (34.23%) Python
7 45 (30.20%) Front Office
8 44 (29.53%) Low Latency
9 43 (28.86%) Electronic Trading
10 42 (28.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 37 (24.83%) Multithreading
12 36 (24.16%) Degree
13 32 (21.48%) Oracle
13 32 (21.48%) Equities
13 32 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (20.81%) TIBCO
15 30 (20.13%) SQL
15 30 (20.13%) Computer Science
16 26 (17.45%) C
17 25 (16.78%) C#
17 25 (16.78%) Rendezvous
18 24 (16.11%) MongoDB
19 23 (15.44%) AngularJS
19 23 (15.44%) Software Engineering
20 22 (14.77%) JMS
21 21 (14.09%) Banking
21 21 (14.09%) Data Structures
21 21 (14.09%) Algorithms
21 21 (14.09%) TIBCO EMS

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 (7.38%) Apache
2 4 (2.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) MetaTrader
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (46.98%) Kdb+
2 24 (16.11%) MongoDB
3 15 (10.07%) MySQL
4 14 (9.40%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (9.40%) SQL Server
5 11 (7.38%) Hadoop
6 9 (6.04%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (6.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.03%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.36%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.36%) Tick Data
9 4 (2.68%) Data Mining
9 4 (2.68%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.68%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.67%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 13 (8.72%) Git (software)
1 13 (8.72%) Maven
1 13 (8.72%) Subversion
2 7 (4.70%) JUnit
3 4 (2.68%) Ant
3 4 (2.68%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.01%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.34%) JIRA
5 2 (1.34%) NUnit
5 2 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.67%) EasyMock
General
1 70 (46.98%) Finance
2 45 (30.20%) Front Office
3 21 (14.09%) Banking
4 11 (7.38%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.70%) French Language
5 7 (4.70%) Games
6 5 (3.36%) German Language
6 5 (3.36%) Spanish Language
7 4 (2.68%) Back Office
8 3 (2.01%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.34%) Advertising
9 2 (1.34%) Electronics
9 2 (1.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 114 (76.51%) Developer
2 52 (34.90%) KDB Developer
3 43 (28.86%) Java Developer
4 18 (12.08%) C++ Developer
4 18 (12.08%) Low Latency Java Developer
5 14 (9.40%) Analyst
6 12 (8.05%) Python Developer
7 11 (7.38%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.04%) Operations Analyst
8 9 (6.04%) PHP Developer
8 9 (6.04%) Technical Analyst
8 9 (6.04%) Technical Operations Analyst
9 8 (5.37%) Applications Support
9 8 (5.37%) Electronic Trading Developer
9 8 (5.37%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
10 7 (4.70%) Lead Developer
11 6 (4.03%) Applications Support Analyst
11 6 (4.03%) C# Developer
11 6 (4.03%) Quantitative Developer
11 6 (4.03%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.78%) Rendezvous
2 23 (15.44%) AngularJS
3 22 (14.77%) JMS
4 21 (14.09%) TIBCO EMS
5 19 (12.75%) Django
6 18 (12.08%) Ultra Messaging
7 17 (11.41%) HTML
8 14 (9.40%) FIX Protocol
9 11 (7.38%) Lucene
10 10 (6.71%) .NET
10 10 (6.71%) NumPy
10 10 (6.71%) Pandas
10 10 (6.71%) SciPy
11 9 (6.04%) Backbone.js
11 9 (6.04%) CSS
11 9 (6.04%) Node.js
11 9 (6.04%) Zend Framework
12 8 (5.37%) Esper
12 8 (5.37%) HTML5
12 8 (5.37%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 42 (28.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 32 (21.48%) Equities
3 30 (20.13%) Computer Science
4 21 (14.09%) Algorithms
4 21 (14.09%) Data Structures
5 19 (12.75%) Physics
6 18 (12.08%) Mathematics
7 16 (10.74%) Hedge funds
8 13 (8.72%) Fixed Income
9 11 (7.38%) Statistics
9 11 (7.38%) Visualisation
10 10 (6.71%) Data Centre
11 9 (6.04%) Derivative
12 8 (5.37%) Fintech
13 2 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (1.34%) Arduino
13 2 (1.34%) Device Driver
13 2 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (1.34%) Equity Derivative
14 1 (0.67%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 72 (48.32%) Linux
2 61 (40.94%) Unix
3 2 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (29.53%) Low Latency
2 43 (28.86%) Electronic Trading
3 37 (24.83%) Multithreading
4 32 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (15.44%) Software Engineering
6 20 (13.42%) Algorithmic Trading
6 20 (13.42%) OO
7 16 (10.74%) Open Source
7 16 (10.74%) Time Series Analysis
8 15 (10.07%) MVC
9 12 (8.05%) Unit Testing
10 11 (7.38%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (7.38%) Machine Learning
10 11 (7.38%) Prototyping
10 11 (7.38%) Scrum
11 10 (6.71%) Data Acquisition
11 10 (6.71%) Refactoring
12 9 (6.04%) Automated Testing
12 9 (6.04%) Concurrent Programming
12 9 (6.04%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (69.80%) Java
2 53 (35.57%) C++
3 51 (34.23%) Python
4 30 (20.13%) SQL
5 26 (17.45%) C
6 25 (16.78%) C#
7 19 (12.75%) JavaScript
8 9 (6.04%) PHP
8 9 (6.04%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.68%) Perl
10 3 (2.01%) Groovy
10 3 (2.01%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 36 (24.16%) Degree
2 3 (2.01%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (1.34%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (6.04%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (6.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (21.48%) Oracle
2 31 (20.81%) TIBCO
3 12 (8.05%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.04%) Bloomberg
4 9 (6.04%) Fidessa
4 9 (6.04%) Zend
5 4 (2.68%) Perforce
6 3 (2.01%) ION Trading
6 3 (2.01%) Solace
6 3 (2.01%) Sybase
7 2 (1.34%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.34%) Informatica
7 2 (1.34%) Reuters
7 2 (1.34%) Tableau
7 2 (1.34%) Telerik
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Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £90000 - £105000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £110000.00 - £130000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £95000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £110,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago