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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 592 554 549
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -5
Permanent jobs citing KDB 35 83 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.080% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.27% 0.58% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 32 70 58
Average salary £82,500 £81,250 £88,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,250 £100,500 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +45.69%
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
13005 14273 13608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.74% 30.63% 30.44%
Number of salaries quoted 11210 12120 11800
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 March 2015.

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 March 2015. 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 21 £75,000 -9.09%
KDB
England

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 56 (83.58%) Java
2 40 (59.70%) Front Office
3 34 (50.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 32 (47.76%) Low Latency
5 28 (41.79%) 29West
6 24 (35.82%) Multithreading
7 21 (31.34%) Linux
7 21 (31.34%) Python
8 19 (28.36%) Algorithmic Trading
8 19 (28.36%) Degree
9 16 (23.88%) Derivative
9 16 (23.88%) SQL
9 16 (23.88%) Finance
10 15 (22.39%) Multicast
11 14 (20.90%) Electronic Trading
11 14 (20.90%) Risk Management
11 14 (20.90%) Fixed Income
12 13 (19.40%) OO
13 12 (17.91%) Banking
14 11 (16.42%) Informatica
14 11 (16.42%) Computer Science
14 11 (16.42%) Algorithms
14 11 (16.42%) Market Making
15 10 (14.93%) Tradeweb
15 10 (14.93%) Back Office
15 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
15 10 (14.93%) Perl
16 9 (13.43%) C#
16 9 (13.43%) C++
16 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 (7.46%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.39%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Subversion
1 2 (2.99%) jMock
1 2 (2.99%) Hamcrest
1 2 (2.99%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (1.49%) Maven
2 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 40 (59.70%) Front Office
2 16 (23.88%) Finance
3 12 (17.91%) Banking
4 10 (14.93%) Back Office
5 6 (8.96%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Retail
6 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (77.61%) Developer
2 41 (61.19%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.43%) Support Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) Applications Support
3 9 (13.43%) Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Systems Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Credit Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Middleware Specialist
6 2 (2.99%) Quantitative Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Data Modeller
7 1 (1.49%) Senior Data Modeller
7 1 (1.49%) Messaging Specialist
7 1 (1.49%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (1.49%) Junior Support Analyst
7 1 (1.49%) Designer
7 1 (1.49%) Senior Designer
7 1 (1.49%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (8.96%) Rendezvous
3 5 (7.46%) Middleware
4 3 (4.48%) Spring
5 2 (2.99%) OSGi
6 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.49%) Esper
6 1 (1.49%) Pyramid
6 1 (1.49%) Pandas
6 1 (1.49%) jBPM
6 1 (1.49%) SciPy
6 1 (1.49%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.49%) JMS
6 1 (1.49%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (50.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (23.88%) Derivative
3 14 (20.90%) Fixed Income
4 11 (16.42%) Computer Science
4 11 (16.42%) Algorithms
5 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (13.43%) Mathematics
6 6 (8.96%) Hedge funds
7 5 (7.46%) Equities
8 4 (5.97%) Contract for Difference
9 2 (2.99%) Reference Data
9 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
9 2 (2.99%) Open Source
10 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.49%) Physics
10 1 (1.49%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (1.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.34%) Linux
2 8 (11.94%) UNIX
3 7 (10.45%) Windows
4 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) Low Latency
2 24 (35.82%) Multithreading
3 19 (28.36%) Algorithmic Trading
4 14 (20.90%) Electronic Trading
4 14 (20.90%) Risk Management
5 13 (19.40%) OO
6 11 (16.42%) Market Making
7 9 (13.43%) Complex Event Processing
7 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce
8 8 (11.94%) DNA
8 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.97%) Analytics
11 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (4.48%) Business Analysis
11 3 (4.48%) UML
12 2 (2.99%) OOA/OOD
12 2 (2.99%) TDD
12 2 (2.99%) Ultra-Low Latency
13 1 (1.49%) Distributed Algorithms
Programming Languages
1 56 (83.58%) Java
2 21 (31.34%) Python
3 16 (23.88%) SQL
4 10 (14.93%) Perl
5 9 (13.43%) C#
5 9 (13.43%) C++
5 9 (13.43%) Scala
6 8 (11.94%) Shell Script
7 5 (7.46%) C
8 4 (5.97%) VBA
9 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (28.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (41.79%) 29West
2 11 (16.42%) Informatica
3 10 (14.93%) Tradeweb
4 8 (11.94%) Sybase
4 8 (11.94%) Reuters
5 6 (8.96%) TIBCO
6 4 (5.97%) Oracle
7 2 (2.99%) MarketAxess
7 2 (2.99%) Bloomberg
7 2 (2.99%) Google
8 1 (1.49%) Portware
8 1 (1.49%) ION Trading
8 1 (1.49%) IBM
8 1 (1.49%) Fidessa
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