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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 516 559 630
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +71
Permanent jobs citing KDB 74 107 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.25% 0.079%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.70% 0.79% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 65 84 31
Median salary £92,500 £66,250 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.62% -17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £100,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
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
10514 13557 13560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.49% 31.35% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9160 11568 11711
Median salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 December 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 December 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 +26 17 £92,500 +15.62% 5
Canary Wharf -5 10 £115,000 +119.04%
KDB
England

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 113 (69.75%) Java
2 83 (51.23%) Linux
3 74 (45.68%) Unix
4 69 (42.59%) Kdb+
5 65 (40.12%) Low Latency
6 64 (39.51%) Python
7 60 (37.04%) Finance
8 54 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
9 52 (32.10%) C++
10 50 (30.86%) Equities
11 48 (29.63%) Front Office
11 48 (29.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 41 (25.31%) SQL
13 38 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
14 36 (22.22%) Multithreading
15 34 (20.99%) Degree
16 33 (20.37%) Software Engineering
16 33 (20.37%) TIBCO
17 32 (19.75%) Algorithmic Trading
18 28 (17.28%) FIX Protocol
19 27 (16.67%) Computer Science
19 27 (16.67%) Fixed Income
19 27 (16.67%) Algorithms
20 26 (16.05%) C#
21 22 (13.58%) TIBCO EMS
21 22 (13.58%) MongoDB
21 22 (13.58%) NoSQL
22 20 (12.35%) AngularJS
22 20 (12.35%) Sybase
22 20 (12.35%) E-Commerce

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 14 (8.64%) Apache
2 4 (2.47%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.85%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.85%) Bluemix
1 3 (1.85%) Google App Engine
1 3 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (1.85%) IaaS
1 3 (1.85%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.85%) PaaS
1 3 (1.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.62%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (42.59%) Kdb+
2 22 (13.58%) MongoDB
2 22 (13.58%) NoSQL
3 19 (11.73%) Relational Database
4 17 (10.49%) Hadoop
5 15 (9.26%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (7.41%) MySQL
7 11 (6.79%) SQL Server
8 7 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (3.09%) OLTP
9 5 (3.09%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.09%) RDBMS
9 5 (3.09%) Tick Data
10 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.85%) Hazelcast
11 3 (1.85%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.62%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 16 (9.88%) Git (software)
2 15 (9.26%) Subversion
3 10 (6.17%) Maven
4 7 (4.32%) JUnit
5 4 (2.47%) Ant
5 4 (2.47%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.23%) JIRA
6 2 (1.23%) NUnit
6 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.62%) VTune
General
1 60 (37.04%) Finance
2 48 (29.63%) Front Office
3 19 (11.73%) Banking
4 9 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.94%) French Language
5 8 (4.94%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.70%) German Language
6 6 (3.70%) Spanish Language
7 5 (3.09%) Games
8 4 (2.47%) Back Office
8 4 (2.47%) Electronics
9 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.62%) Retail
9 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 125 (77.16%) Developer
2 55 (33.95%) Java Developer
3 39 (24.07%) KDB Developer
4 25 (15.43%) Senior Developer
5 22 (13.58%) C++ Developer
6 17 (10.49%) Senior Java Developer
7 14 (8.64%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 11 (6.79%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
9 10 (6.17%) Applications Support
9 10 (6.17%) Low Latency C++ Developer
9 10 (6.17%) PHP Developer
10 9 (5.56%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.94%) Analyst
11 8 (4.94%) Java Team Leader
11 8 (4.94%) Lead Developer
11 8 (4.94%) Senior C++ Developer
12 7 (4.32%) Full Stack Developer
12 7 (4.32%) Low Latency Java Developer
12 7 (4.32%) Technical Analyst
12 7 (4.32%) Technical Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.28%) FIX Protocol
2 22 (13.58%) TIBCO EMS
3 20 (12.35%) AngularJS
4 19 (11.73%) Django
5 17 (10.49%) HTML
6 14 (8.64%) Lucene
7 13 (8.02%) CSS
7 13 (8.02%) Node.js
7 13 (8.02%) Rendezvous
8 11 (6.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 11 (6.79%) JMS
8 11 (6.79%) STL
9 10 (6.17%) Zend Framework
10 9 (5.56%) Backbone.js
11 7 (4.32%) .NET
11 7 (4.32%) HTML5
11 7 (4.32%) Ultra Messaging
12 6 (3.70%) Middleware
12 6 (3.70%) Pandas
12 6 (3.70%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 50 (30.86%) Equities
2 48 (29.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 27 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 27 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 27 (16.67%) Fixed Income
4 14 (8.64%) Data Structures
5 13 (8.02%) Data Centre
5 13 (8.02%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (6.17%) Derivative
7 10 (6.17%) Mathematics
7 10 (6.17%) Physics
8 9 (5.56%) Hedge funds
9 8 (4.94%) Fintech
10 6 (3.70%) Visualisation
11 4 (2.47%) Device Driver
11 4 (2.47%) TWAP
11 4 (2.47%) VWAP
12 3 (1.85%) Arduino
12 3 (1.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 83 (51.23%) Linux
2 74 (45.68%) Unix
3 3 (1.85%) Android
3 3 (1.85%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.62%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (40.12%) Low Latency
2 54 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
3 38 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 33 (20.37%) Software Engineering
6 32 (19.75%) Algorithmic Trading
7 20 (12.35%) E-Commerce
8 17 (10.49%) OO
9 16 (9.88%) Performance Tuning
10 15 (9.26%) Scrum
11 14 (8.64%) MVC
12 13 (8.02%) High-Frequency Trading
12 13 (8.02%) Open Source
13 11 (6.79%) Prototyping
14 9 (5.56%) Analytics
14 9 (5.56%) Multithreaded Programming
14 9 (5.56%) OOP
14 9 (5.56%) Time Series Analysis
15 8 (4.94%) Machine Learning
15 8 (4.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 113 (69.75%) Java
2 64 (39.51%) Python
3 52 (32.10%) C++
4 41 (25.31%) SQL
5 26 (16.05%) C#
6 18 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 17 (10.49%) C
8 16 (9.88%) Groovy
9 11 (6.79%) Perl
10 10 (6.17%) PHP
11 9 (5.56%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.62%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.62%) Scala
12 1 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (20.99%) Degree
2 7 (4.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.47%) Firmware
2 3 (1.85%) Docker
3 1 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 13 (8.02%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (8.02%) Puppet
2 3 (1.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (20.37%) TIBCO
2 20 (12.35%) Sybase
3 19 (11.73%) Oracle
4 16 (9.88%) ION Trading
4 16 (9.88%) Solace
5 12 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 10 (6.17%) Zend
7 7 (4.32%) Bloomberg
7 7 (4.32%) Fidessa
8 5 (3.09%) Intel
8 5 (3.09%) Vertica
9 4 (2.47%) GigaSpaces
9 4 (2.47%) Perforce
10 3 (1.85%) Google
10 3 (1.85%) IBM
10 3 (1.85%) Rackspace
10 3 (1.85%) SAP
10 3 (1.85%) Splunk
10 3 (1.85%) StreamBase
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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