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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 80 107 113
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +6
Permanent jobs citing KDB 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.08% 0.076% 0.077%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.81% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Median salary £55,000 - £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 - £77,500
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
392 490 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.58% 37.23% 41.88%
Number of salaries quoted 198 318 314
Median salary £40,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing KDB across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

KDB Salary Histogram in Glasgow

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for KDB.

1 9 (81.82%) C#
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) WPF
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Unix
4 6 (54.55%) Banking
4 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
4 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (54.55%) Kdb+
5 5 (45.45%) Equities
6 4 (36.36%) Front Office
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
6 4 (36.36%) Analytics
6 4 (36.36%) HTML
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) Derivative
6 4 (36.36%) Use Case
6 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
6 4 (36.36%) HTML5
6 4 (36.36%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (27.27%) Perl
7 3 (27.27%) Sybase
7 3 (27.27%) DB2
7 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
8 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
8 2 (18.18%) WinForms
8 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
8 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Kdb+
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 3 (27.27%) DB2
4 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
5 1 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JUnit
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Banking
3 4 (36.36%) Front Office
4 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
6 1 (9.09%) KDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
1 8 (72.73%) WPF
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (18.18%) J2SE
3 2 (18.18%) JMS
3 2 (18.18%) RESTful
3 2 (18.18%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 2 (18.18%) Swing
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) WinForms
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Equities
2 4 (36.36%) Derivative
2 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
3 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Unix
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
1 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Analytics
2 4 (36.36%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (36.36%) Use Case
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (18.18%) Low Latency
3 2 (18.18%) Market Making
3 2 (18.18%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) OOD
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Systematic Trading
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Sybase
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle