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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 594 623 574
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -49
Permanent jobs citing KDB 58 47 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.45% 0.33% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 51 44 99
Median salary £87,500 £65,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £97,750 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 - £55,000
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
12931 14064 15563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 30.74% 31.52% 31.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11315 12064 13305
Median salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.72% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 5 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 5 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 +32 12 £92,500 +48.00% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £100,000 -
KDB
England

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 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 99 (63.46%) Java
2 74 (47.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 65 (41.67%) Finance
4 61 (39.10%) Electronic Trading
5 58 (37.18%) Front Office
5 58 (37.18%) Unix
6 56 (35.90%) Linux
7 55 (35.26%) Python
8 45 (28.85%) C++
9 44 (28.21%) Computer Science
10 41 (26.28%) Degree
11 40 (25.64%) Oracle
12 39 (25.00%) Low Latency
13 38 (24.36%) C#
14 36 (23.08%) OO
15 35 (22.44%) SQL
15 35 (22.44%) Hedge funds
16 31 (19.87%) Software Engineering
17 30 (19.23%) Analytics
18 28 (17.95%) Algorithms
19 27 (17.31%) Multithreading
19 27 (17.31%) TIBCO
20 25 (16.03%) Mathematics
21 24 (15.38%) MongoDB
21 24 (15.38%) Ultra Messaging
21 24 (15.38%) Rendezvous
22 23 (14.74%) C
22 23 (14.74%) Visualisation
23 22 (14.10%) Open Source
23 22 (14.10%) .NET

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 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (0.64%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (10.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) ION MarketView
1 2 (1.28%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.64%) RMDS
2 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.92%) GitHub
2 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.64%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.64%) IaaS
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.64%) PaaS
2 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.28%) Multicast
1 2 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 7 (4.49%) Tick Data
3 5 (3.21%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.56%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.28%) Big Data
6 2 (1.28%) Hazelcast
6 2 (1.28%) MySQL
6 2 (1.28%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.28%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.28%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.64%) Riak
7 1 (0.64%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 17 (10.90%) Maven
1 17 (10.90%) Subversion
2 9 (5.77%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.77%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 3 (1.92%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.92%) VTune
4 2 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.64%) EasyMock
5 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.64%) JUnit
General
1 65 (41.67%) Finance
2 58 (37.18%) Front Office
3 15 (9.62%) Banking
4 11 (7.05%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.92%) Games
5 3 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.28%) Advertising
6 2 (1.28%) Marketing
7 1 (0.64%) Back Office
7 1 (0.64%) French Language
7 1 (0.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 129 (82.69%) Developer
2 42 (26.92%) Java Developer
3 31 (19.87%) Python Developer
4 19 (12.18%) C++ Developer
4 19 (12.18%) Quantitative Developer
5 18 (11.54%) Low Latency Java Developer
6 14 (8.97%) C# Developer
7 13 (8.33%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 13 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 12 (7.69%) Analyst
9 11 (7.05%) C++/Java Developer
10 10 (6.41%) Support Analyst
11 9 (5.77%) SQL Developer
12 8 (5.13%) C++/C# Developer
13 7 (4.49%) C++ Quantitative Developer
13 7 (4.49%) Java Engineer
14 4 (2.56%) Front Office Developer
14 4 (2.56%) Production Support Analyst
15 3 (1.92%) Development Engineer
15 3 (1.92%) FX Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.38%) Rendezvous
1 24 (15.38%) Ultra Messaging
2 22 (14.10%) .NET
3 21 (13.46%) TIBCO EMS
4 18 (11.54%) AngularJS
4 18 (11.54%) JMS
4 18 (11.54%) NumPy
4 18 (11.54%) Pandas
4 18 (11.54%) SciPy
5 16 (10.26%) Esper
5 16 (10.26%) Pyramid
5 16 (10.26%) WPF
6 13 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
6 13 (8.33%) WCF
7 4 (2.56%) HTML
7 4 (2.56%) HTML5
8 3 (1.92%) Middleware
9 2 (1.28%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (1.28%) MAPI
9 2 (1.28%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 74 (47.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 44 (28.21%) Computer Science
3 35 (22.44%) Hedge funds
4 28 (17.95%) Algorithms
5 25 (16.03%) Mathematics
6 23 (14.74%) Visualisation
7 21 (13.46%) Data Structures
8 19 (12.18%) Physics
9 16 (10.26%) Statistics
10 15 (9.62%) Equities
11 8 (5.13%) Management Information System
12 7 (4.49%) Fixed Income
13 5 (3.21%) Data Centre
14 3 (1.92%) Artificial Intelligence
14 3 (1.92%) Social Media
14 3 (1.92%) Spread Betting
15 2 (1.28%) Derivative
15 2 (1.28%) Eurex
16 1 (0.64%) Analytical Skills
16 1 (0.64%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 58 (37.18%) Unix
2 56 (35.90%) Linux
3 19 (12.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.21%) Solaris
5 1 (0.64%) Android
5 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (39.10%) Electronic Trading
2 39 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 36 (23.08%) OO
4 31 (19.87%) Software Engineering
5 30 (19.23%) Analytics
6 27 (17.31%) Multithreading
7 22 (14.10%) Open Source
8 21 (13.46%) Data Acquisition
9 20 (12.82%) Systematic Trading
10 19 (12.18%) Quantitative Trading
11 18 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (11.54%) Unit Testing
12 15 (9.62%) Refactoring
13 14 (8.97%) Time Series Analysis
14 10 (6.41%) Algorithmic Trading
15 9 (5.77%) Straight-Through Processing
16 8 (5.13%) Machine Learning
16 8 (5.13%) Validation
17 6 (3.85%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 99 (63.46%) Java
2 55 (35.26%) Python
3 45 (28.85%) C++
4 38 (24.36%) C#
5 35 (22.44%) SQL
6 23 (14.74%) C
7 17 (10.90%) Shell Script
8 10 (6.41%) Perl
9 4 (2.56%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.56%) R
10 3 (1.92%) Scala
11 2 (1.28%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.64%) Clojure
12 1 (0.64%) Korn
12 1 (0.64%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (26.28%) Degree
2 3 (1.92%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (1.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (2.56%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 40 (25.64%) Oracle
2 27 (17.31%) TIBCO
3 18 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.85%) Solace
5 4 (2.56%) Informatica
5 4 (2.56%) Reuters
5 4 (2.56%) Splunk
6 3 (1.92%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.28%) Currenex
7 2 (1.28%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.28%) eSpeed
7 2 (1.28%) ION Trading
7 2 (1.28%) Tableau
7 2 (1.28%) Telerik
8 1 (0.64%) Fidessa
8 1 (0.64%) Google
8 1 (0.64%) Portware
8 1 (0.64%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.64%) SAP
8 1 (0.64%) StreamBase
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