Period
to 23 February 2019

The median annual salary for a KDB Developer was £121,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

KDB Developer
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1107 1184 1139
Rank change year-on-year +77 -45 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a KDB Developer 4 32 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.018% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.019% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 44
UK median annual salary £121,250 £137,500 £92,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.82% +48.65% +32.14%
10th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £150,000 £145,000 £101,250
UK excluding London median annual salary - £65,000 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 144,300 169,747 169,493
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 96.33% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 115,444 139,302 140,742
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

KDB Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured KDB Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for KDB Developer in the UK

KDB Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for KDB Developer in the UK

KDB Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing KDB Developer over the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

Salary histogram for KDB Developer in the UK

KDB Developer
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KDB Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 23 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +67 4 £121,250 -11.82% 2
London +46 4 £121,250 -11.82% 2

KDB Developer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, KDB Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring KDB Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) KDB
2 2 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Tick Data
2 2 (50.00%) Proprietary Trading
2 2 (50.00%) Quantitative Trading
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Trading
2 2 (50.00%) Data Development
2 2 (50.00%) Front Office
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Python

KDB Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) KDB
2 2 (50.00%) Tick Data
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Trading
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Data Development
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Proprietary Trading
1 2 (50.00%) Quantitative Trading
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Slurm Workload Manager