The table below looks at the statistics for KDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KDB over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 570 626 593
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -33
Permanent jobs citing KDB 62 50 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.51% 0.35% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 57 41 96
Median salary £87,500 £62,500 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £90,000 £115,000
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+61.11% -18.18%
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
12114 14257 15768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 30.05% 32.07% 31.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10589 12186 13680
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

KDB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing KDB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

KDB Salary Histogram in London

KDB
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KDB within the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +65 16 £92,500 +48.00% 2
Canary Wharf - 7 £105,000 -
KDB
England

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 London region with a requirement for KDB.

1 92 (65.25%) Java
2 68 (48.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 60 (42.55%) Finance
4 59 (41.84%) Linux
5 56 (39.72%) Electronic Trading
6 55 (39.01%) Unix
7 53 (37.59%) Front Office
8 47 (33.33%) C++
9 44 (31.21%) Python
10 40 (28.37%) Low Latency
11 31 (21.99%) Computer Science
12 30 (21.28%) Degree
12 30 (21.28%) Oracle
13 29 (20.57%) SQL
14 26 (18.44%) OO
14 26 (18.44%) Algorithms
14 26 (18.44%) Hedge funds
14 26 (18.44%) Multithreading
15 25 (17.73%) Analytics
15 25 (17.73%) TIBCO
16 24 (17.02%) Rendezvous
16 24 (17.02%) C
16 24 (17.02%) C#
17 23 (16.31%) Software Engineering
17 23 (16.31%) Ultra Messaging
18 22 (15.60%) Data Structures
19 21 (14.89%) Visualisation
19 21 (14.89%) TIBCO EMS
20 20 (14.18%) MongoDB
21 19 (13.48%) Banking

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (0.71%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (6.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) ION MarketView
1 2 (1.42%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.71%) GitHub
1 1 (0.71%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.71%) IaaS
1 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.71%) PaaS
1 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.42%) Multicast
1 2 (1.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.18%) MongoDB
2 7 (4.96%) Tick Data
3 6 (4.26%) MySQL
4 4 (2.84%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.13%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.42%) Big Data
6 2 (1.42%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.71%) Riak
7 1 (0.71%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (9.93%) Maven
2 9 (6.38%) Subversion
3 4 (2.84%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.84%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 3 (2.13%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.71%) EasyMock
6 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.71%) JUnit
6 1 (0.71%) VTune
General
1 60 (42.55%) Finance
2 53 (37.59%) Front Office
3 19 (13.48%) Banking
4 13 (9.22%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.84%) Games
6 2 (1.42%) Advertising
6 2 (1.42%) Marketing
7 1 (0.71%) Back Office
7 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 114 (80.85%) Developer
2 38 (26.95%) Java Developer
3 24 (17.02%) Python Developer
4 20 (14.18%) C++ Developer
5 19 (13.48%) Low Latency Java Developer
6 15 (10.64%) Quantitative Developer
7 14 (9.93%) Analyst
8 11 (7.80%) C# Developer
8 11 (7.80%) Support Analyst
9 10 (7.09%) C++/Java Developer
9 10 (7.09%) Electronic Trading Developer
10 9 (6.38%) SQL Developer
11 7 (4.96%) C++ Quantitative Developer
11 7 (4.96%) C++/C# Developer
12 5 (3.55%) Lead Developer
13 4 (2.84%) Associate Director
13 4 (2.84%) Front Office Developer
13 4 (2.84%) Production Support Analyst
13 4 (2.84%) Software Developer
14 3 (2.13%) FX Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.02%) Rendezvous
2 23 (16.31%) Ultra Messaging
3 21 (14.89%) TIBCO EMS
4 19 (13.48%) JMS
5 16 (11.35%) AngularJS
6 15 (10.64%) NumPy
6 15 (10.64%) Pandas
6 15 (10.64%) SciPy
7 13 (9.22%) Esper
7 13 (9.22%) Pyramid
8 12 (8.51%) .NET
9 11 (7.80%) WPF
10 10 (7.09%) FIX Protocol
11 8 (5.67%) WCF
12 5 (3.55%) HTML
12 5 (3.55%) HTML5
13 2 (1.42%) MAPI
13 2 (1.42%) Middleware
13 2 (1.42%) RabbitMQ
13 2 (1.42%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 68 (48.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 31 (21.99%) Computer Science
3 26 (18.44%) Algorithms
3 26 (18.44%) Hedge funds
4 22 (15.60%) Data Structures
5 21 (14.89%) Visualisation
6 17 (12.06%) Mathematics
7 16 (11.35%) Equities
7 16 (11.35%) Physics
8 14 (9.93%) Statistics
9 8 (5.67%) Fixed Income
10 5 (3.55%) Data Centre
11 4 (2.84%) Fintech
11 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.42%) Eurex
13 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
13 1 (0.71%) Artificial Intelligence
13 1 (0.71%) Contract for Difference
13 1 (0.71%) Social Media
13 1 (0.71%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 59 (41.84%) Linux
2 55 (39.01%) Unix
3 8 (5.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.13%) Solaris
5 1 (0.71%) Android
5 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (39.72%) Electronic Trading
2 40 (28.37%) Low Latency
3 26 (18.44%) Multithreading
3 26 (18.44%) OO
4 25 (17.73%) Analytics
5 23 (16.31%) Software Engineering
6 17 (12.06%) Data Acquisition
6 17 (12.06%) Open Source
7 16 (11.35%) Systematic Trading
8 15 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (10.64%) Quantitative Trading
8 15 (10.64%) Unit Testing
9 12 (8.51%) Refactoring
9 12 (8.51%) Time Series Analysis
10 10 (7.09%) Algorithmic Trading
11 9 (6.38%) Machine Learning
12 7 (4.96%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (4.96%) Concurrent Programming
12 7 (4.96%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 92 (65.25%) Java
2 47 (33.33%) C++
3 44 (31.21%) Python
4 29 (20.57%) SQL
5 24 (17.02%) C
5 24 (17.02%) C#
6 10 (7.09%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.26%) Perl
8 4 (2.84%) R
9 3 (2.13%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.13%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.42%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.71%) Clojure
11 1 (0.71%) Korn
11 1 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (21.28%) Degree
2 3 (2.13%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (2.84%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 30 (21.28%) Oracle
2 25 (17.73%) TIBCO
3 11 (7.80%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.55%) Solace
5 4 (2.84%) Informatica
5 4 (2.84%) Reuters
5 4 (2.84%) Splunk
6 2 (1.42%) Currenex
6 2 (1.42%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.42%) eSpeed
6 2 (1.42%) ION Trading
6 2 (1.42%) Tableau
6 2 (1.42%) Telerik
7 1 (0.71%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.71%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.71%) GigaSpaces
7 1 (0.71%) Google
7 1 (0.71%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.71%) SAP
7 1 (0.71%) StreamBase
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