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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 547 615 576
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -39
Permanent jobs citing KDB 96 32 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.077% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.75% 0.26% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 75 30 61
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,750 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £110,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+109.52% -4.54%
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
12841 12513 13116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 31.30% 30.04% 30.92%
Number of salaries quoted 11157 10791 11175
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(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 +75 26 £78,750 +5.00% 1
Canary Wharf - 7 £52,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £52,500 -
KDB
England

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 117 (59.39%) Java
2 104 (52.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 93 (47.21%) Finance
4 87 (44.16%) Front Office
5 82 (41.62%) Unix
6 73 (37.06%) Electronic Trading
7 54 (27.41%) Low Latency
8 48 (24.37%) Linux
9 47 (23.86%) C#
10 44 (22.34%) Python
11 43 (21.83%) TIBCO
12 42 (21.32%) C++
12 42 (21.32%) Ultra Messaging
12 42 (21.32%) Degree
13 41 (20.81%) SQL
14 40 (20.30%) Multithreading
15 39 (19.80%) Analytics
16 36 (18.27%) Computer Science
17 35 (17.77%) OO
18 33 (16.75%) Banking
19 32 (16.24%) Oracle
20 30 (15.23%) Software Engineering
21 29 (14.72%) Rendezvous
22 26 (13.20%) .NET
22 26 (13.20%) Microsoft
22 26 (13.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 25 (12.69%) Mathematics
23 25 (12.69%) WPF
23 25 (12.69%) TIBCO EMS
24 24 (12.18%) JMS

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (2.54%) Node.js
Applications
1 21 (10.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.51%) RMDS
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.54%) Google App Engine
1 5 (2.54%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (2.54%) IaaS
1 5 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.54%) PaaS
1 5 (2.54%) SaaS
2 3 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.52%) Ethernet
1 3 (1.52%) InfiniBand
1 3 (1.52%) Multicast
1 3 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.15%) MongoDB
2 9 (4.57%) Tick Data
3 8 (4.06%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.54%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.54%) Hazelcast
5 5 (2.54%) SAP HANA
6 4 (2.03%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.02%) Big Data
7 2 (1.02%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.51%) Riak
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (10.66%) Subversion
2 18 (9.14%) Maven
3 14 (7.11%) Visual Studio
3 14 (7.11%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 6 (3.05%) Ant
5 3 (1.52%) VTune
6 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.51%) JIRA
6 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 93 (47.21%) Finance
2 87 (44.16%) Front Office
3 33 (16.75%) Banking
4 18 (9.14%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.03%) Games
6 3 (1.52%) French Language
6 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.51%) Back Office
7 1 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 167 (84.77%) Developer
2 69 (35.03%) Java Developer
3 29 (14.72%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 22 (11.17%) Python Developer
5 19 (9.64%) Software Developer
6 15 (7.61%) Quantitative Developer
7 13 (6.60%) C# Developer
8 12 (6.09%) C++ Developer
9 9 (4.57%) C++/Java Developer
10 8 (4.06%) C++/C# Developer
10 8 (4.06%) Front Office Developer
10 8 (4.06%) Java Engineer
11 7 (3.55%) SQL Developer
12 6 (3.05%) Analyst
12 6 (3.05%) Architect
13 5 (2.54%) Support Analyst
14 4 (2.03%) Applications Support
14 4 (2.03%) C# Software Developer
14 4 (2.03%) Development Engineer
14 4 (2.03%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (21.32%) Ultra Messaging
2 29 (14.72%) Rendezvous
3 26 (13.20%) .NET
4 25 (12.69%) TIBCO EMS
4 25 (12.69%) WPF
5 24 (12.18%) JMS
6 17 (8.63%) AngularJS
6 17 (8.63%) FIX Protocol
7 14 (7.11%) WCF
8 12 (6.09%) Esper
8 12 (6.09%) NumPy
8 12 (6.09%) Pandas
8 12 (6.09%) Pyramid
8 12 (6.09%) SciPy
9 9 (4.57%) Middleware
10 6 (3.05%) Akka
10 6 (3.05%) RESTful
10 6 (3.05%) WinForms
10 6 (3.05%) XML
11 5 (2.54%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 104 (52.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 36 (18.27%) Computer Science
3 25 (12.69%) Mathematics
4 24 (12.18%) Hedge funds
5 22 (11.17%) Data Structures
5 22 (11.17%) Equities
6 21 (10.66%) Algorithms
7 19 (9.64%) Physics
8 15 (7.61%) Visualisation
9 12 (6.09%) Fixed Income
10 11 (5.58%) Statistics
11 9 (4.57%) Data Centre
12 8 (4.06%) Derivative
12 8 (4.06%) Management Information System
13 6 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (1.52%) Artificial Intelligence
14 3 (1.52%) Equity Derivative
14 3 (1.52%) Social Media
14 3 (1.52%) Spread Betting
15 2 (1.02%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 82 (41.62%) Unix
2 48 (24.37%) Linux
3 26 (13.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.54%) Android
4 5 (2.54%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (37.06%) Electronic Trading
2 54 (27.41%) Low Latency
3 40 (20.30%) Multithreading
4 39 (19.80%) Analytics
5 35 (17.77%) OO
6 30 (15.23%) Software Engineering
7 15 (7.61%) Algorithmic Trading
7 15 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (7.61%) Open Source
8 13 (6.60%) Garbage Collection
8 13 (6.60%) Market Making
8 13 (6.60%) Wealth Management
9 12 (6.09%) Quantitative Trading
9 12 (6.09%) Systematic Trading
10 11 (5.58%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (5.58%) Validation
11 10 (5.08%) Unit Testing
12 9 (4.57%) Performance Testing
12 9 (4.57%) Refactoring
12 9 (4.57%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 117 (59.39%) Java
2 47 (23.86%) C#
3 44 (22.34%) Python
4 42 (21.32%) C++
5 41 (20.81%) SQL
6 23 (11.68%) C
7 17 (8.63%) Shell Script
8 16 (8.12%) Perl
9 7 (3.55%) Scala
10 5 (2.54%) R
11 4 (2.03%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.52%) APL
12 3 (1.52%) Assembly Language
13 2 (1.02%) Clojure
13 2 (1.02%) Korn
14 1 (0.51%) F#
14 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (21.32%) Degree
2 6 (3.05%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (1.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.55%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (1.52%) TIBCO Hawk
3 2 (1.02%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (21.83%) TIBCO
2 32 (16.24%) Oracle
3 26 (13.20%) Microsoft
4 14 (7.11%) Solace
5 6 (3.05%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.54%) GigaSpaces
6 5 (2.54%) Google
6 5 (2.54%) Rackspace
6 5 (2.54%) SAP
6 5 (2.54%) StreamBase
7 4 (2.03%) Splunk
8 3 (1.52%) Fidessa
8 3 (1.52%) Informatica
8 3 (1.52%) Sybase
8 3 (1.52%) VMware
9 2 (1.02%) ION Trading
9 2 (1.02%) Portware
10 1 (0.51%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.51%) Reuters
10 1 (0.51%) Sun
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