The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kx Systems KDB
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 544 584 621
Rank change year-on-year +40 +37  
Permanent jobs citing KDB 70 64 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.64% 0.54% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 37 63 39
Median salary £92,500 £87,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.71% +40.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £56,000 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £122,000 £105,000 £90,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 - £45,000

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 London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10976 11895 14551
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 30.08% 29.59% 32.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9141 10343 12349
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

KDB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

KDB
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for KDB in London

KDB
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing KDB in London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for KDB 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 22 June 2017. 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 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 +16 12 £92,500 -
KDB
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 London region with a requirement for KDB.

1 91 (61.49%) Java
2 89 (60.14%) Linux
3 68 (45.95%) Finance
4 67 (45.27%) Unix
5 61 (41.22%) Kdb+
6 42 (28.38%) Oracle
7 41 (27.70%) Front Office
7 41 (27.70%) Banking
8 39 (26.35%) JavaScript
9 37 (25.00%) C++
9 37 (25.00%) Low Latency
10 36 (24.32%) Sybase
11 34 (22.97%) Equities
12 33 (22.30%) Investment Banking
12 33 (22.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 33 (22.30%) Analytical Skills
13 31 (20.95%) OO
14 30 (20.27%) .NET
15 29 (19.59%) SDLC
15 29 (19.59%) Electronic Trading
16 28 (18.92%) Asset Management
17 27 (18.24%) FIX Protocol
18 25 (16.89%) WebSphere
18 25 (16.89%) SQL
18 25 (16.89%) OOD
18 25 (16.89%) Shell Script
19 24 (16.22%) N-Tier
19 24 (16.22%) Retail
19 24 (16.22%) Wealth Management
19 24 (16.22%) BDD

KDB
Co-occurring 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 25 (16.89%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.05%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.03%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.35%) Apache
6 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.03%) Bluemix
1 3 (2.03%) Google App Engine
1 3 (2.03%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (2.03%) IaaS
1 3 (2.03%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.03%) PaaS
1 3 (2.03%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.35%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (41.22%) Kdb+
2 15 (10.14%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (9.46%) NoSQL
4 13 (8.78%) MySQL
5 11 (7.43%) Hadoop
6 9 (6.08%) Relational Database
7 8 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (5.41%) Tick Data
8 7 (4.73%) MongoDB
8 7 (4.73%) OLTP
9 6 (4.05%) Oracle Database
10 5 (3.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (3.38%) RDBMS
10 5 (3.38%) SAP HANA
11 3 (2.03%) Hazelcast
11 3 (2.03%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.68%) Big Data
12 1 (0.68%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (8.11%) Subversion
2 10 (6.76%) JIRA
2 10 (6.76%) Maven
3 6 (4.05%) JUnit
4 5 (3.38%) Ant
4 5 (3.38%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.70%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.68%) jMock
6 1 (0.68%) Mockito
6 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.68%) VTune
General
1 68 (45.95%) Finance
2 41 (27.70%) Banking
2 41 (27.70%) Front Office
3 33 (22.30%) Investment Banking
4 24 (16.22%) Retail
5 23 (15.54%) Retail Banking
6 10 (6.76%) French Language
7 5 (3.38%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.35%) Back Office
9 1 (0.68%) Electronics
9 1 (0.68%) Games
9 1 (0.68%) German Language
9 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 124 (83.78%) Developer
2 57 (38.51%) Java Developer
3 49 (33.11%) KDB Developer
4 27 (18.24%) Lead Developer
5 24 (16.22%) Lead Java Developer
6 17 (11.49%) Senior Developer
7 12 (8.11%) Software Developer
8 11 (7.43%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (6.08%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
9 9 (6.08%) Analyst
9 9 (6.08%) Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading
10 7 (4.73%) Applications Support
10 7 (4.73%) Applications Support Analyst
10 7 (4.73%) C++ Developer
10 7 (4.73%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.05%) Python Developer
12 5 (3.38%) Trainee
12 5 (3.38%) Trainee Developer
13 4 (2.70%) Senior Systems Developer
13 4 (2.70%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (20.27%) .NET
2 27 (18.24%) FIX Protocol
3 15 (10.14%) AngularJS
4 14 (9.46%) HTML
5 12 (8.11%) J2EE
5 12 (8.11%) Web Services
5 12 (8.11%) XML
6 10 (6.76%) Hibernate
6 10 (6.76%) Spring
7 9 (6.08%) Rendezvous
8 8 (5.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 8 (5.41%) JMS
8 8 (5.41%) STL
9 6 (4.05%) Java Concurrency
9 6 (4.05%) JavaFX
9 6 (4.05%) JAX-WS
9 6 (4.05%) JPA
9 6 (4.05%) REST
9 6 (4.05%) SOAP
9 6 (4.05%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.97%) Equities
2 33 (22.30%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (22.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 24 (16.22%) N-Tier
4 13 (8.78%) Derivative
4 13 (8.78%) Fixed Income
5 12 (8.11%) Hedge funds
6 10 (6.76%) Algorithms
6 10 (6.76%) Computer Science
7 9 (6.08%) Fintech
8 8 (5.41%) Data Structures
9 5 (3.38%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (2.03%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.68%) Arduino
12 1 (0.68%) Social Media
12 1 (0.68%) Spread Betting
12 1 (0.68%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 89 (60.14%) Linux
2 67 (45.27%) Unix
3 12 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.68%) Solaris
4 1 (0.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 31 (20.95%) OO
3 29 (19.59%) Electronic Trading
3 29 (19.59%) SDLC
4 28 (18.92%) Asset Management
5 25 (16.89%) OOD
6 24 (16.22%) BDD
6 24 (16.22%) Software Delivery
6 24 (16.22%) Wealth Management
7 20 (13.51%) Mathematics
8 19 (12.84%) Algorithmic Trading
9 15 (10.14%) Performance Optimisation
10 14 (9.46%) E-Commerce
10 14 (9.46%) Unit Testing
11 13 (8.78%) Analytics
11 13 (8.78%) Market Making
11 13 (8.78%) Test Strategy
11 13 (8.78%) Validation
12 12 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (7.43%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 91 (61.49%) Java
2 39 (26.35%) JavaScript
3 37 (25.00%) C++
4 25 (16.89%) Shell Script
4 25 (16.89%) SQL
5 22 (14.86%) Python
6 11 (7.43%) C#
7 7 (4.73%) C
8 6 (4.05%) Scala
9 4 (2.70%) Perl
10 3 (2.03%) Groovy
11 2 (1.35%) Clojure
11 2 (1.35%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.68%) VB
12 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (15.54%) Degree
2 8 (5.41%) PhD
3 6 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.03%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.68%) MiFID
2 1 (0.68%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (4.73%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.68%) Control-M
Vendors
1 42 (28.38%) Oracle
2 36 (24.32%) Sybase
3 12 (8.11%) Splunk
3 12 (8.11%) TIBCO
4 7 (4.73%) Vertica
5 5 (3.38%) Intel
5 5 (3.38%) Perforce
5 5 (3.38%) SAP
6 4 (2.70%) ION Trading
6 4 (2.70%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.03%) GigaSpaces
7 3 (2.03%) Google
7 3 (2.03%) IBM
7 3 (2.03%) Rackspace
7 3 (2.03%) Solace
8 2 (1.35%) StreamBase
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