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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 564 550 483
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -67
Permanent jobs citing KDB 65 74 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.17% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.46% 0.56% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 58 68 141
Average salary £85,000 £80,000 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £65,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £113,000 £120,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 - £52,500
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
14157 13327 14582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 30.34% 29.90% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12347 11559 12901
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,139 £36,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +3 24 £85,000 +6.25% 7
KDB
England

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 132 (76.30%) Java
2 115 (66.47%) Front Office
3 88 (50.87%) Low Latency
4 75 (43.35%) Multithreading
5 66 (38.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 60 (34.68%) Electronic Trading
6 60 (34.68%) Finance
7 59 (34.10%) Equities
8 55 (31.79%) Banking
8 55 (31.79%) C++
9 46 (26.59%) Investment Banking
10 44 (25.43%) Degree
10 44 (25.43%) Linux
11 41 (23.70%) Sybase
12 38 (21.97%) Algorithmic Trading
13 37 (21.39%) Python
14 34 (19.65%) Software Engineering
15 33 (19.08%) TIBCO
16 29 (16.76%) Analytics
17 28 (16.18%) Rendezvous
17 28 (16.18%) Spring
18 27 (15.61%) UNIX
18 27 (15.61%) SQL
19 26 (15.03%) Mathematics
19 26 (15.03%) Open Source
20 25 (14.45%) Risk Management
21 24 (13.87%) 29West
22 23 (13.29%) Fixed Income
22 23 (13.29%) C#
22 23 (13.29%) E-Commerce

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (12.14%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (1.16%) GemFire
Business Applications
1 9 (5.20%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.62%) Big Data
3 6 (3.47%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.47%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.31%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.73%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.58%) QlikView
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (4.05%) JUnit
1 7 (4.05%) Subversion
1 7 (4.05%) Mockito
2 5 (2.89%) Hamcrest
2 5 (2.89%) jMock
2 5 (2.89%) Apache Ivy
3 3 (1.73%) Maven
4 2 (1.16%) JIRA
4 2 (1.16%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.58%) Redmine
General
1 115 (66.47%) Front Office
2 60 (34.68%) Finance
3 55 (31.79%) Banking
4 46 (26.59%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.16%) Retail
5 2 (1.16%) Back Office
6 1 (0.58%) International Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 143 (82.66%) Developer
2 88 (50.87%) Java Developer
3 20 (11.56%) Applications Support
4 11 (6.36%) Senior Developer
5 10 (5.78%) Lead Developer
6 9 (5.20%) Applications Support Analyst
6 9 (5.20%) Support Analyst
6 9 (5.20%) Analyst
7 7 (4.05%) Quantitative Developer
8 6 (3.47%) Front Office Developer
8 6 (3.47%) C++/Java Developer
9 5 (2.89%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (2.89%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (2.31%) C++ Developer
10 4 (2.31%) C# Developer
11 3 (1.73%) Architect
11 3 (1.73%) Python Developer
11 3 (1.73%) Technical Leader
11 3 (1.73%) Senior Quantitative Developer
11 3 (1.73%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.18%) Rendezvous
1 28 (16.18%) Spring
2 19 (10.98%) Middleware
3 12 (6.94%) FIX Protocol
4 9 (5.20%) Hibernate
5 5 (2.89%) J2SE
5 5 (2.89%) OSGi
6 4 (2.31%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.31%) Esper
6 4 (2.31%) Pyramid
6 4 (2.31%) Pandas
6 4 (2.31%) SciPy
6 4 (2.31%) NumPy
7 3 (1.73%) WPF
7 3 (1.73%) .NET
8 2 (1.16%) EJB
9 1 (0.58%) Web Services
9 1 (0.58%) Swing
9 1 (0.58%) HTML
9 1 (0.58%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 66 (38.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 59 (34.10%) Equities
3 26 (15.03%) Mathematics
3 26 (15.03%) Open Source
4 23 (13.29%) Fixed Income
5 16 (9.25%) Computer Science
6 15 (8.67%) Hedge funds
7 12 (6.94%) Derivative
8 7 (4.05%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.16%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.16%) Statistics
9 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.58%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.58%) Physics
10 1 (0.58%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 44 (25.43%) Linux
2 27 (15.61%) UNIX
3 9 (5.20%) Windows
4 8 (4.62%) Solaris
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (50.87%) Low Latency
2 75 (43.35%) Multithreading
3 60 (34.68%) Electronic Trading
4 38 (21.97%) Algorithmic Trading
5 34 (19.65%) Software Engineering
6 29 (16.76%) Analytics
7 25 (14.45%) Risk Management
8 23 (13.29%) E-Commerce
9 17 (9.83%) OO
10 15 (8.67%) TDD
11 14 (8.09%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (8.09%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (4.05%) Complex Event Processing
12 7 (4.05%) ITIL
13 5 (2.89%) OOA/OOD
13 5 (2.89%) Unit Testing
13 5 (2.89%) Line Management
14 4 (2.31%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (2.31%) Refactoring
15 3 (1.73%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 132 (76.30%) Java
2 55 (31.79%) C++
3 37 (21.39%) Python
4 27 (15.61%) SQL
5 23 (13.29%) C#
6 17 (9.83%) Perl
7 12 (6.94%) Shell Script
8 8 (4.62%) R
9 4 (2.31%) Scala
9 4 (2.31%) MATLAB
9 4 (2.31%) C
10 3 (1.73%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.58%) VBA
11 1 (0.58%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 44 (25.43%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) PhD
2 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.58%) EMIR
1 1 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 41 (23.70%) Sybase
2 33 (19.08%) TIBCO
3 24 (13.87%) 29West
4 17 (9.83%) Oracle
4 17 (9.83%) ION Trading
5 7 (4.05%) Tradeweb
5 7 (4.05%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.89%) MarketAxess
6 5 (2.89%) Google
6 5 (2.89%) Bloomberg
7 4 (2.31%) Informatica
8 3 (1.73%) ParAccel
9 2 (1.16%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.16%) Perforce
9 2 (1.16%) Reuters
10 1 (0.58%) Teradata
10 1 (0.58%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.58%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.58%) Adobe
10 1 (0.58%) HP
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical
Posted: 45 minutes ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago