The table below looks at the statistics for KDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KDB over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kx Systems KDB
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 85 - 98
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing KDB 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.33% - 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.76% - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £110,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +109.52%

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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
395 506 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.26% 37.15% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 235 277 290
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

KDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing KDB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

KDB Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

KDB
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing KDB across the Glasgow region.

KDB Salary Trend in Glasgow

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for KDB.

1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) DB2
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) JMS
2 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
3 4 (57.14%) OOD
3 4 (57.14%) Sybase
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) Kdb+
3 4 (57.14%) WPF
4 3 (42.86%) GitHub
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) User Experience
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) OOP
5 2 (28.57%) J2SE
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) JUnit

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) DB2
1 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Polyglot Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) JMS
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) WPF
3 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) J2SE
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (14.29%) Swing
5 1 (14.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Derivative
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) Equities
3 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) OOD
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) OOP
6 1 (14.29%) Algorithmic Trading
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Line Management
6 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
6 1 (14.29%) Market Making
6 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 1 (14.29%) MVVM
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
6 1 (14.29%) Systematic Trading
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) XAML
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Sybase
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter