The table below looks at the statistics for KDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KDB over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 96 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing KDB 2 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.17% 1.18% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.43% 3.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 0
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -12.00%
KDB
Scotland

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
467 519 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.63% 38.33% 42.35%
Number of salaries quoted 285 330 281
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

KDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing KDB across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Equities
2 4 (80.00%) Derivative
2 4 (80.00%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) Front Office
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Games
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) RAD
5 1 (20.00%) DB2
5 1 (20.00%) HTML

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Front Office
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Development Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Development Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Equities
1 4 (80.00%) Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript