The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 549 527 482
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -45
Permanent jobs citing KDB 97 75 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.17% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.65% 0.58% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 89 66 135
Average salary £87,500 £90,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £112,000 £120,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £85,000 £73,000
% change year-on-year
-35.29% +16.43%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
14842 12882 14920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 30.70% 29.08% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12933 11151 13222
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
KDB
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 +1 43 £85,000 +4.61% 7
KDB
England

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 163 (79.51%) Java
2 138 (67.32%) Front Office
3 99 (48.29%) Low Latency
4 88 (42.93%) Multithreading
5 72 (35.12%) Equities
6 71 (34.63%) Finance
7 69 (33.66%) C++
8 67 (32.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 66 (32.20%) Banking
10 63 (30.73%) Electronic Trading
11 59 (28.78%) Degree
11 59 (28.78%) Sybase
12 56 (27.32%) Linux
13 53 (25.85%) Investment Banking
14 46 (22.44%) Analytics
15 43 (20.98%) TIBCO
15 43 (20.98%) Python
16 42 (20.49%) Spring
17 39 (19.02%) UNIX
18 38 (18.54%) C#
18 38 (18.54%) SQL
19 37 (18.05%) SQL Server
20 35 (17.07%) Fixed Income
21 33 (16.10%) Software Engineering
21 33 (16.10%) Rendezvous
21 33 (16.10%) Algorithmic Trading
22 31 (15.12%) ION Trading
23 28 (13.66%) Risk Management
24 27 (13.17%) Oracle
24 27 (13.17%) Open Source

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 22 (10.73%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (1.46%) MTS
3 2 (0.98%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (0.98%) GemFire
4 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (5.85%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.05%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.85%) RDBMS
2 12 (5.85%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.41%) Big Data
4 4 (1.95%) DB2
4 4 (1.95%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.46%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.98%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.49%) QlikView
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (9.27%) JUnit
2 18 (8.78%) Mockito
3 7 (3.41%) Subversion
4 5 (2.44%) Maven
4 5 (2.44%) Apache Ivy
5 4 (1.95%) Hamcrest
5 4 (1.95%) jMock
6 3 (1.46%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.98%) JIRA
8 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.49%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.49%) Redmine
8 1 (0.49%) Ant
General
1 138 (67.32%) Front Office
2 71 (34.63%) Finance
3 66 (32.20%) Banking
4 53 (25.85%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.98%) Back Office
6 1 (0.49%) Legal
6 1 (0.49%) International Banking
6 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 163 (79.51%) Developer
2 111 (54.15%) Java Developer
3 25 (12.20%) Applications Support
4 17 (8.29%) Analyst
4 17 (8.29%) Support Analyst
5 15 (7.32%) Applications Support Analyst
6 13 (6.34%) Front Office Developer
7 12 (5.85%) Lead Developer
8 9 (4.39%) Senior Developer
9 6 (2.93%) C# Developer
9 6 (2.93%) C++/Java Developer
10 5 (2.44%) Technical Leader
11 4 (1.95%) Lead Java Developer
11 4 (1.95%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (1.95%) C++ Developer
11 4 (1.95%) Quantitative Developer
12 3 (1.46%) Systems Developer
12 3 (1.46%) Market Risk Analyst
12 3 (1.46%) Architect
12 3 (1.46%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (20.49%) Spring
2 33 (16.10%) Rendezvous
3 21 (10.24%) Middleware
4 17 (8.29%) Hibernate
5 11 (5.37%) FIX Protocol
6 9 (4.39%) J2SE
7 7 (3.41%) Swing
8 6 (2.93%) Apache Flex
9 5 (2.44%) Esper
9 5 (2.44%) .NET
10 4 (1.95%) J2EE
10 4 (1.95%) AngularJS
10 4 (1.95%) SciPy
10 4 (1.95%) NumPy
10 4 (1.95%) OSGi
10 4 (1.95%) WPF
11 3 (1.46%) XML
12 2 (0.98%) HTML
12 2 (0.98%) Web Services
12 2 (0.98%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 72 (35.12%) Equities
2 67 (32.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 35 (17.07%) Fixed Income
4 27 (13.17%) Open Source
5 25 (12.20%) Derivative
6 24 (11.71%) Mathematics
7 23 (11.22%) Computer Science
8 20 (9.76%) Hedge funds
9 18 (8.78%) Grid Computing
10 10 (4.88%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.46%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.46%) Market Risk
11 3 (1.46%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.49%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.49%) Statistical Arbitrage
12 1 (0.49%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 56 (27.32%) Linux
2 39 (19.02%) UNIX
3 14 (6.83%) Solaris
4 13 (6.34%) Windows
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (48.29%) Low Latency
2 88 (42.93%) Multithreading
3 63 (30.73%) Electronic Trading
4 46 (22.44%) Analytics
5 33 (16.10%) Algorithmic Trading
5 33 (16.10%) Software Engineering
6 28 (13.66%) Risk Management
7 26 (12.68%) E-Commerce
7 26 (12.68%) TDD
8 16 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (6.83%) OO
10 13 (6.34%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (4.39%) Complex Event Processing
12 8 (3.90%) ITIL
13 7 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (2.93%) Unit Testing
15 4 (1.95%) OOA/OOD
15 4 (1.95%) Refactoring
16 3 (1.46%) Monte Carlo Method
16 3 (1.46%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 163 (79.51%) Java
2 69 (33.66%) C++
3 43 (20.98%) Python
4 38 (18.54%) SQL
4 38 (18.54%) C#
5 21 (10.24%) Perl
6 14 (6.83%) Shell Script
7 13 (6.34%) R
8 9 (4.39%) MATLAB
9 8 (3.90%) VB
10 6 (2.93%) C
11 4 (1.95%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.46%) Scala
13 1 (0.49%) XAML
13 1 (0.49%) Ruby
13 1 (0.49%) Erlang
13 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 59 (28.78%) Degree
2 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.49%) EMIR
1 1 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 59 (28.78%) Sybase
2 43 (20.98%) TIBCO
3 31 (15.12%) ION Trading
4 27 (13.17%) Oracle
5 19 (9.27%) 29West
6 18 (8.78%) Microsoft
7 9 (4.39%) Tradeweb
8 7 (3.41%) Bloomberg
9 5 (2.44%) Adobe
10 4 (1.95%) Informatica
10 4 (1.95%) MarketAxess
10 4 (1.95%) Google
11 3 (1.46%) ParAccel
11 3 (1.46%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.46%) eSpeed
11 3 (1.46%) Perforce
12 2 (0.98%) Reuters
13 1 (0.49%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.49%) Teradata
13 1 (0.49%) Sun
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Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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London
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
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London
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Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £900000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago