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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 547 523 479
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -44
Permanent jobs citing KDB 90 75 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.17% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.61% 0.58% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 82 67 136
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 £119,000 £120,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £85,000 £73,000
% change year-on-year
-30.88% +16.43%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
14802 12890 14796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 30.76% 29.09% 28.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12913 11140 13109
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £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 31 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 31 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 +3 41 £85,000 +3.03% 4
KDB
England

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 162 (79.80%) Java
2 135 (66.50%) Front Office
3 98 (48.28%) Low Latency
4 88 (43.35%) Multithreading
5 71 (34.98%) Finance
6 70 (34.48%) Equities
7 69 (33.99%) C++
8 66 (32.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 65 (32.02%) Banking
10 62 (30.54%) Electronic Trading
11 58 (28.57%) Degree
12 57 (28.08%) Sybase
13 55 (27.09%) Linux
14 52 (25.62%) Investment Banking
15 45 (22.17%) Analytics
16 43 (21.18%) TIBCO
17 42 (20.69%) Python
18 41 (20.20%) Spring
19 38 (18.72%) UNIX
19 38 (18.72%) C#
20 36 (17.73%) SQL Server
21 35 (17.24%) SQL
22 34 (16.75%) Rendezvous
22 34 (16.75%) Fixed Income
22 34 (16.75%) Algorithmic Trading
23 33 (16.26%) Software Engineering
24 30 (14.78%) ION Trading
25 28 (13.79%) Risk Management
26 27 (13.30%) E-Commerce
26 27 (13.30%) Open Source

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 23 (11.33%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (1.48%) MTS
3 2 (0.99%) GemFire
3 2 (0.99%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (5.42%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.93%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.42%) Relational Database
2 11 (5.42%) RDBMS
3 8 (3.94%) Big Data
4 4 (1.97%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.97%) DB2
5 3 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.48%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.99%) Hadoop
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
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (9.36%) JUnit
2 18 (8.87%) Mockito
3 7 (3.45%) Subversion
4 5 (2.46%) Maven
4 5 (2.46%) Apache Ivy
5 4 (1.97%) Hamcrest
5 4 (1.97%) jMock
6 3 (1.48%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.99%) JIRA
8 1 (0.49%) Ant
8 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.49%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.49%) Redmine
General
1 135 (66.50%) Front Office
2 71 (34.98%) Finance
3 65 (32.02%) Banking
4 52 (25.62%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.99%) Back Office
6 1 (0.49%) Legal
6 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.49%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 162 (79.80%) Developer
2 108 (53.20%) Java Developer
3 23 (11.33%) Applications Support
4 15 (7.39%) Support Analyst
4 15 (7.39%) Analyst
5 13 (6.40%) Applications Support Analyst
6 12 (5.91%) Front Office Developer
6 12 (5.91%) Lead Developer
7 9 (4.43%) Senior Developer
8 6 (2.96%) C++/Java Developer
8 6 (2.96%) Technical Leader
8 6 (2.96%) C# Developer
9 4 (1.97%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (1.97%) Quantitative Developer
9 4 (1.97%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (1.97%) C++ Developer
10 3 (1.48%) Systems Developer
10 3 (1.48%) Architect
10 3 (1.48%) Market Risk Analyst
10 3 (1.48%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (20.20%) Spring
2 34 (16.75%) Rendezvous
3 21 (10.34%) Middleware
4 16 (7.88%) Hibernate
5 11 (5.42%) FIX Protocol
6 8 (3.94%) J2SE
7 6 (2.96%) Apache Flex
7 6 (2.96%) Swing
8 5 (2.46%) .NET
8 5 (2.46%) Esper
9 4 (1.97%) AngularJS
9 4 (1.97%) OSGi
9 4 (1.97%) SciPy
9 4 (1.97%) NumPy
9 4 (1.97%) WPF
9 4 (1.97%) J2EE
10 3 (1.48%) XML
11 2 (0.99%) HTML5
11 2 (0.99%) Java EE
11 2 (0.99%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 70 (34.48%) Equities
2 66 (32.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 34 (16.75%) Fixed Income
4 27 (13.30%) Open Source
5 25 (12.32%) Mathematics
6 23 (11.33%) Derivative
7 22 (10.84%) Computer Science
8 19 (9.36%) Hedge funds
9 17 (8.37%) Grid Computing
10 9 (4.43%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (1.48%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.48%) Market Risk
11 3 (1.48%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.49%) Credit Derivative
12 1 (0.49%) Statistical Arbitrage
12 1 (0.49%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 55 (27.09%) Linux
2 38 (18.72%) UNIX
3 12 (5.91%) Windows
3 12 (5.91%) Solaris
4 2 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (48.28%) Low Latency
2 88 (43.35%) Multithreading
3 62 (30.54%) Electronic Trading
4 45 (22.17%) Analytics
5 34 (16.75%) Algorithmic Trading
6 33 (16.26%) Software Engineering
7 28 (13.79%) Risk Management
8 27 (13.30%) E-Commerce
9 25 (12.32%) TDD
10 16 (7.88%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (7.39%) OO
12 14 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (4.43%) Complex Event Processing
14 8 (3.94%) ITIL
15 7 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
16 6 (2.96%) Unit Testing
17 4 (1.97%) Refactoring
17 4 (1.97%) OOA/OOD
18 3 (1.48%) Scrum
18 3 (1.48%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 162 (79.80%) Java
2 69 (33.99%) C++
3 42 (20.69%) Python
4 38 (18.72%) C#
5 35 (17.24%) SQL
6 20 (9.85%) Perl
7 14 (6.90%) Shell Script
8 12 (5.91%) R
9 8 (3.94%) MATLAB
9 8 (3.94%) VB
10 6 (2.96%) C
11 3 (1.48%) Scala
11 3 (1.48%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.49%) VBA
12 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.49%) XAML
12 1 (0.49%) Ruby
12 1 (0.49%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 58 (28.57%) 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 57 (28.08%) Sybase
2 43 (21.18%) TIBCO
3 30 (14.78%) ION Trading
4 24 (11.82%) Oracle
5 20 (9.85%) 29West
6 18 (8.87%) Microsoft
7 9 (4.43%) Tradeweb
8 7 (3.45%) Bloomberg
9 5 (2.46%) Adobe
10 4 (1.97%) MarketAxess
10 4 (1.97%) Google
10 4 (1.97%) Informatica
11 3 (1.48%) Perforce
11 3 (1.48%) eSpeed
11 3 (1.48%) ParAccel
12 2 (0.99%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.99%) Reuters
13 1 (0.49%) Business Objects
13 1 (0.49%) SAP
13 1 (0.49%) JBoss
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