The table below looks at the statistics for KDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KDB over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kx Systems KDB
Rank - 165 -
Permanent jobs citing KDB 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.031% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.098% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - - £80,000
KDB
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
991 1024 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 32.22% 31.31% 32.38%
Number of salaries quoted 681 711 711
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

KDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing KDB across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

KDB Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

KDB
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing KDB across the Scotland region.

KDB Salary Trend in Scotland

KDB
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) GemFire
1 1 (100.00%) StreamBase
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (100.00%) GemFire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) StreamBase