The table below looks at the statistics for KDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KDB over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 580 548 533
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -15
Permanent jobs citing KDB 32 80 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.076% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.26% 0.61% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 70 64
Average salary £75,000 £80,000 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £65,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £103,500 £105,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +54.92%
KDB
England

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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12465 13128 13419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.62% 30.50% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10724 11123 11748
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

KDB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing KDB across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

KDB Jobs Demand Trend in London

KDB
Salary Trend in London

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

KDB Salary Trend in London

KDB
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing KDB across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

KDB Salary Histogram in London

KDB
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KDB within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -7 17 £75,000 -9.09% 3
KDB
England

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 58 (82.86%) Java
2 41 (58.57%) Front Office
3 36 (51.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 34 (48.57%) Low Latency
5 26 (37.14%) 29West
6 25 (35.71%) Algorithmic Trading
6 25 (35.71%) Multithreading
7 22 (31.43%) Linux
8 20 (28.57%) Finance
9 19 (27.14%) Degree
10 18 (25.71%) Python
11 17 (24.29%) Electronic Trading
12 16 (22.86%) Computer Science
12 16 (22.86%) C++
13 15 (21.43%) SQL
13 15 (21.43%) Risk Management
13 15 (21.43%) Algorithms
14 14 (20.00%) OO
14 14 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
15 13 (18.57%) Derivative
15 13 (18.57%) UNIX
16 12 (17.14%) Mathematics
16 12 (17.14%) Banking
17 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
17 11 (15.71%) Informatica
17 11 (15.71%) Fixed Income
18 10 (14.29%) Back Office
18 10 (14.29%) Scala
18 10 (14.29%) Market Making
18 10 (14.29%) Multicast

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.43%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) RMDS
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Subversion
1 2 (2.86%) jMock
1 2 (2.86%) Hamcrest
1 2 (2.86%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (1.43%) Maven
General
1 41 (58.57%) Front Office
2 20 (28.57%) Finance
3 12 (17.14%) Banking
4 10 (14.29%) Back Office
5 7 (10.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.86%) Retail
7 1 (1.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (84.29%) Developer
2 43 (61.43%) Java Developer
3 6 (8.57%) Support Analyst
3 6 (8.57%) Analyst
4 5 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 4 (5.71%) Senior Developer
5 4 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (5.71%) Credit Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Quantitative Developer
7 2 (2.86%) Middleware Specialist
7 2 (2.86%) C++ Developer
8 1 (1.43%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (1.43%) Senior Data Modeller
8 1 (1.43%) FX Support Analyst
8 1 (1.43%) Data Modeller
8 1 (1.43%) Messaging Specialist
8 1 (1.43%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (1.43%) Senior Applications Developer
8 1 (1.43%) Python Developer
8 1 (1.43%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
2 9 (12.86%) Rendezvous
3 6 (8.57%) Middleware
4 3 (4.29%) Spring
5 2 (2.86%) OSGi
6 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.43%) Esper
6 1 (1.43%) Pyramid
6 1 (1.43%) Pandas
6 1 (1.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.43%) SciPy
6 1 (1.43%) jBPM
6 1 (1.43%) Java SE
6 1 (1.43%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.43%) STL
6 1 (1.43%) XML
6 1 (1.43%) JMS
6 1 (1.43%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (51.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (22.86%) Computer Science
3 15 (21.43%) Algorithms
4 13 (18.57%) Derivative
5 12 (17.14%) Mathematics
6 11 (15.71%) Fixed Income
7 9 (12.86%) Hedge funds
7 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (11.43%) Equities
9 4 (5.71%) Contract for Difference
10 2 (2.86%) Reference Data
10 2 (2.86%) Visualisation
10 2 (2.86%) Open Source
11 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
11 1 (1.43%) Physics
11 1 (1.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (31.43%) Linux
2 13 (18.57%) UNIX
3 6 (8.57%) Windows
4 1 (1.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (48.57%) Low Latency
2 25 (35.71%) Algorithmic Trading
2 25 (35.71%) Multithreading
3 17 (24.29%) Electronic Trading
4 15 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 14 (20.00%) OO
6 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
7 10 (14.29%) Market Making
8 9 (12.86%) Complex Event Processing
8 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (12.86%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.71%) DNA
9 4 (5.71%) Analytics
9 4 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (4.29%) Investment Management
10 3 (4.29%) UML
10 3 (4.29%) Business Analysis
11 2 (2.86%) TDD
11 2 (2.86%) OOA/OOD
11 2 (2.86%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (82.86%) Java
2 18 (25.71%) Python
3 16 (22.86%) C++
4 15 (21.43%) SQL
5 10 (14.29%) Scala
6 9 (12.86%) C#
7 6 (8.57%) C
7 6 (8.57%) Perl
8 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.29%) VBA
10 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (27.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (37.14%) 29West
2 11 (15.71%) Informatica
3 9 (12.86%) TIBCO
4 6 (8.57%) Tradeweb
5 5 (7.14%) Sybase
6 4 (5.71%) Reuters
6 4 (5.71%) Oracle
7 2 (2.86%) Bloomberg
7 2 (2.86%) Google
7 2 (2.86%) MarketAxess
8 1 (1.43%) IBM
8 1 (1.43%) Fidessa
8 1 (1.43%) Portware
City of London
Harrington Starr
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