The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for KDB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited KDB over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kx Systems KDB
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 79 - 99
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing KDB 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.75% - 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.56% - 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £75,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -13.33% +42.85%  

KDB is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 448 470 418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 47.86% 36.24% 36.63%
Number of salaries quoted 251 277 257
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

KDB
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing KDB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for KDB in Glasgow

KDB
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for KDB in Glasgow

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for KDB.

1 8 (100.00%) Kdb+
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
2 7 (87.50%) SDLC
2 7 (87.50%) JMS
2 7 (87.50%) OOD
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Sybase
2 7 (87.50%) DB2
2 7 (87.50%) RDBMS
2 7 (87.50%) Hibernate
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) Spring
3 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (75.00%) SOAP
3 6 (75.00%) XML
3 6 (75.00%) GitHub
4 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
4 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (50.00%) Unix
5 4 (50.00%) User Experience
6 3 (37.50%) Perl
6 3 (37.50%) C#
6 3 (37.50%) Python
7 2 (25.00%) C++
7 2 (25.00%) OOP
7 2 (25.00%) WPF
7 2 (25.00%) Multithreading

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Kdb+
2 7 (87.50%) DB2
2 7 (87.50%) RDBMS
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
4 4 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Polyglot Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Hibernate
1 7 (87.50%) JMS
2 6 (75.00%) SOAP
2 6 (75.00%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms
4 1 (12.50%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) OO
1 7 (87.50%) OOD
1 7 (87.50%) SDLC
2 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
2 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) XAML
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Sybase
2 2 (25.00%) Twitter