Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for KDB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited KDB over the 6 months to 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kx Systems KDB
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +328
Permanent jobs citing KDB 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.040% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
West Midlands median annual salary £38,000 - -
England median annual salary £92,500 £92,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +32.14% -15.15%

KDB is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2956 2990 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.45% 27.11% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2521 2495 2695
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

KDB
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing KDB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for KDB in the West Midlands

KDB
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KDB within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. 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
Birmingham - 4 £38,000 -
KDB
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for KDB.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) Netcool
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (50.00%) Equities
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Derivative
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Sun
4 1 (25.00%) Front Office

KDB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Production Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Unix Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Unix Support
3 1 (25.00%) Unix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Derivative
1 2 (50.00%) Equities
1 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) ITRS Geneos
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Sun