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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 83 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing KDB 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.21% 0.30% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.51% 0.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £77,500 -
% change year-on-year
-38.70% -
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
390 497 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.00% 37.77% 44.25%
Number of salaries quoted 229 291 302
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 10 December 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 10 (83.33%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) WPF
3 7 (58.33%) Multithreading
3 7 (58.33%) Banking
3 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 7 (58.33%) Kdb+
4 6 (50.00%) Unix
4 6 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (41.67%) Equities
6 4 (33.33%) Front Office
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (33.33%) DB2
6 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 4 (33.33%) Visualisation
6 4 (33.33%) HTML5
6 4 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (33.33%) Analytics
6 4 (33.33%) Derivative
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Use Case
6 4 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
7 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
7 3 (25.00%) Sybase
7 3 (25.00%) Perl
7 3 (25.00%) WinForms
8 2 (16.67%) Fixed Income
8 2 (16.67%) RDBMS

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 7 (58.33%) Kdb+
2 4 (33.33%) DB2
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 7 (58.33%) Banking
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Front Office
3 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
6 1 (8.33%) KDB Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
1 9 (75.00%) WPF
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) WinForms
4 2 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (16.67%) J2SE
4 2 (16.67%) JMS
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 2 (16.67%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) Swing
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Equities
2 4 (33.33%) Derivative
2 4 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Fixed Income
3 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Multithreading
2 6 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
3 4 (33.33%) Use Case
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 2 (16.67%) Market Making
4 2 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) MVVM
5 1 (8.33%) OOD
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Systematic Trading
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) XAML
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Sybase
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle