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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 553 541 499
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -42
Permanent jobs citing KDB 68 75 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.47% 0.56% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 63 69 133
Average salary £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £120,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 - £73,000
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
14536 13324 14578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 30.63% 29.65% 28.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12651 11556 12920
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £36,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -7 27 £82,500 +3.12% 1
KDB
England

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 137 (77.40%) Java
2 120 (67.80%) Front Office
3 88 (49.72%) Low Latency
4 77 (43.50%) Multithreading
5 67 (37.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 65 (36.72%) Finance
7 61 (34.46%) Equities
7 61 (34.46%) Electronic Trading
8 59 (33.33%) Banking
8 59 (33.33%) C++
9 48 (27.12%) Investment Banking
10 47 (26.55%) Linux
10 47 (26.55%) Degree
11 45 (25.42%) Sybase
12 39 (22.03%) Python
13 35 (19.77%) TIBCO
14 34 (19.21%) Algorithmic Trading
14 34 (19.21%) Analytics
15 33 (18.64%) Software Engineering
15 33 (18.64%) Spring
16 30 (16.95%) Rendezvous
17 29 (16.38%) UNIX
18 28 (15.82%) C#
18 28 (15.82%) SQL
18 28 (15.82%) Open Source
19 26 (14.69%) Fixed Income
20 25 (14.12%) Risk Management
20 25 (14.12%) E-Commerce
20 25 (14.12%) Mathematics
21 23 (12.99%) 29West

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 21 (11.86%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (1.13%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (1.13%) GemFire
3 1 (0.56%) MTS
3 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (5.08%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.52%) RDBMS
2 8 (4.52%) Big Data
2 8 (4.52%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.82%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (1.69%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.13%) DB2
5 2 (1.13%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.56%) QlikView
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (6.21%) JUnit
2 10 (5.65%) Mockito
3 8 (4.52%) Subversion
4 6 (3.39%) Apache Ivy
5 5 (2.82%) jMock
5 5 (2.82%) Hamcrest
5 5 (2.82%) Maven
6 3 (1.69%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.13%) JIRA
8 1 (0.56%) Redmine
8 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.56%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.56%) Ant
General
1 120 (67.80%) Front Office
2 65 (36.72%) Finance
3 59 (33.33%) Banking
4 48 (27.12%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.13%) Retail
5 2 (1.13%) Back Office
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.56%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 146 (82.49%) Developer
2 92 (51.98%) Java Developer
3 20 (11.30%) Applications Support
4 11 (6.21%) Senior Developer
5 10 (5.65%) Lead Developer
6 9 (5.08%) Support Analyst
6 9 (5.08%) Analyst
6 9 (5.08%) Applications Support Analyst
7 8 (4.52%) Front Office Developer
8 6 (3.39%) Quantitative Developer
8 6 (3.39%) C++/Java Developer
9 5 (2.82%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (2.82%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (2.26%) C++ Developer
10 4 (2.26%) C# Developer
11 3 (1.69%) WPF Developer
11 3 (1.69%) Senior Quantitative Developer
11 3 (1.69%) Architect
11 3 (1.69%) Python Developer
11 3 (1.69%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (18.64%) Spring
2 30 (16.95%) Rendezvous
3 20 (11.30%) Middleware
4 12 (6.78%) Hibernate
4 12 (6.78%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (2.82%) OSGi
5 5 (2.82%) SciPy
5 5 (2.82%) NumPy
5 5 (2.82%) AngularJS
5 5 (2.82%) Esper
5 5 (2.82%) Pyramid
5 5 (2.82%) Pandas
5 5 (2.82%) J2SE
6 4 (2.26%) .NET
6 4 (2.26%) WPF
7 2 (1.13%) Java EE
7 2 (1.13%) WinForms
7 2 (1.13%) HTML
7 2 (1.13%) Web Services
7 2 (1.13%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 67 (37.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 61 (34.46%) Equities
3 28 (15.82%) Open Source
4 26 (14.69%) Fixed Income
5 25 (14.12%) Mathematics
6 17 (9.60%) Hedge funds
7 16 (9.04%) Computer Science
8 14 (7.91%) Derivative
9 10 (5.65%) Grid Computing
10 3 (1.69%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.13%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (1.13%) Statistics
11 2 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.56%) Physics
12 1 (0.56%) Statistical Arbitrage
12 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.56%) Market Risk
12 1 (0.56%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 47 (26.55%) Linux
2 29 (16.38%) UNIX
3 11 (6.21%) Windows
4 8 (4.52%) Solaris
5 2 (1.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (49.72%) Low Latency
2 77 (43.50%) Multithreading
3 61 (34.46%) Electronic Trading
4 34 (19.21%) Algorithmic Trading
4 34 (19.21%) Analytics
5 33 (18.64%) Software Engineering
6 25 (14.12%) Risk Management
6 25 (14.12%) E-Commerce
7 18 (10.17%) OO
7 18 (10.17%) TDD
8 15 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (7.91%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (4.52%) Complex Event Processing
11 7 (3.95%) ITIL
12 6 (3.39%) Unit Testing
12 6 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (2.82%) Refactoring
13 5 (2.82%) OOA/OOD
14 3 (1.69%) Performance Tuning
15 2 (1.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 137 (77.40%) Java
2 59 (33.33%) C++
3 39 (22.03%) Python
4 28 (15.82%) C#
4 28 (15.82%) SQL
5 18 (10.17%) Perl
6 12 (6.78%) Shell Script
7 10 (5.65%) R
8 5 (2.82%) MATLAB
8 5 (2.82%) C
9 3 (1.69%) Scala
9 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.13%) VB
11 1 (0.56%) Erlang
11 1 (0.56%) VBA
11 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.56%) XAML
11 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (26.55%) Degree
2 1 (0.56%) PhD
2 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.56%) EMIR
1 1 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 45 (25.42%) Sybase
2 35 (19.77%) TIBCO
3 23 (12.99%) 29West
4 20 (11.30%) ION Trading
5 19 (10.73%) Oracle
6 10 (5.65%) Microsoft
7 8 (4.52%) Tradeweb
8 6 (3.39%) Bloomberg
9 5 (2.82%) MarketAxess
9 5 (2.82%) Google
10 4 (2.26%) Informatica
11 3 (1.69%) ParAccel
11 3 (1.69%) Perforce
12 2 (1.13%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.13%) Reuters
12 2 (1.13%) Adobe
13 1 (0.56%) Tableau
13 1 (0.56%) Cognos
13 1 (0.56%) Sun
13 1 (0.56%) HP
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