Period
to 17 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PolarLake skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PolarLake over the 6 months to 17 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bloomberg PolarLake
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 911 1116 -
Rank change year-on-year +205 - -
Permanent jobs citing PolarLake 97 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.001% -
As % of the Business Applications category 1.32% 0.011% -
Number of salaries quoted 93 1 0
UK median annual salary £120,000 £90,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

PolarLake is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7,344 8,853 13,955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.82% 5.86% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5,240 6,160 10,059
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

PolarLake
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PolarLake as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PolarLake in the UK

PolarLake
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PolarLake in the UK

PolarLake
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PolarLake over the 6 months to 17 January 2020.

Salary histogram for PolarLake in the UK

PolarLake
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PolarLake within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 2020. 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 +190 97 £120,000 +33.33%
London +170 97 £120,000 +33.33%

For the 6 months to 17 January 2020, IT jobs citing PolarLake also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for PolarLake.

1 97 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 95 (97.94%) Asset Management
3 90 (92.78%) Reference Data
4 89 (91.75%) SQL
5 84 (86.60%) Front Office
6 83 (85.57%) Enterprise Data Management
6 83 (85.57%) Data Management
6 83 (85.57%) Equities
6 83 (85.57%) Analytics
7 82 (84.54%) Derivative
7 82 (84.54%) Fixed Income
8 81 (83.51%) Mentoring
8 81 (83.51%) Performance Attribution
9 80 (82.47%) Python
10 79 (81.44%) Markit EDM
10 79 (81.44%) Machine Learning
11 78 (80.41%) R
11 78 (80.41%) Investment Management
12 77 (79.38%) Eagle PACE
13 76 (78.35%) Hedge funds
14 71 (73.20%) AWS
15 63 (64.95%) Web Services
16 61 (62.89%) Back Office
17 56 (57.73%) Reuters
17 56 (57.73%) Data Analytics
18 41 (42.27%) Data Analysis
19 24 (24.74%) Business Analysis
20 13 (13.40%) Finance
20 13 (13.40%) Java
21 12 (12.37%) Amazon Aurora

PolarLake
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.03%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 79 (81.44%) Markit EDM
2 77 (79.38%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (1.03%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 71 (73.20%) AWS
2 1 (1.03%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.03%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.03%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.37%) Amazon Aurora
2 7 (7.22%) Big Data
2 7 (7.22%) RDBMS
2 7 (7.22%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.19%) MySQL
3 6 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon Athena
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
General
1 84 (86.60%) Front Office
2 61 (62.89%) Back Office
3 13 (13.40%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (41.24%) Data Manager
2 21 (21.65%) Data Analysis Manager
3 19 (19.59%) Head of Data Management
4 18 (18.56%) Head of Analytics
4 18 (18.56%) Head of Data Analytics
5 15 (15.46%) Analytics Manager
6 13 (13.40%) Data Analytics Manager
6 13 (13.40%) Head of Reference Data
6 13 (13.40%) Programme Manager
7 12 (12.37%) Programme Office Manager
8 9 (9.28%) Engineering Manager
9 8 (8.25%) Developer
10 7 (7.22%) Java Developer
10 7 (7.22%) Java Engineer
11 6 (6.19%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 6 (6.19%) Finance Manager
11 6 (6.19%) Java Software Developer
11 6 (6.19%) Java Software Engineer
11 6 (6.19%) Software Engineer
12 5 (5.15%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (64.95%) Web Services
2 11 (11.34%) J2EE
3 6 (6.19%) Dropwizard
3 6 (6.19%) gRPC
3 6 (6.19%) J2SE
4 1 (1.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 90 (92.78%) Reference Data
2 83 (85.57%) Equities
3 82 (84.54%) Derivative
3 82 (84.54%) Fixed Income
4 76 (78.35%) Hedge funds
5 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.19%) Pricing Data
6 5 (5.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (97.94%) Asset Management
2 83 (85.57%) Analytics
2 83 (85.57%) Data Management
2 83 (85.57%) Enterprise Data Management
3 81 (83.51%) Mentoring
3 81 (83.51%) Performance Attribution
4 79 (81.44%) Machine Learning
5 78 (80.41%) Investment Management
6 56 (57.73%) Data Analytics
7 41 (42.27%) Data Analysis
8 24 (24.74%) Business Analysis
9 12 (12.37%) Project Delivery
10 11 (11.34%) Microservices
11 7 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (6.19%) Software Engineering
13 5 (5.15%) Data Validation
13 5 (5.15%) Open Source
13 5 (5.15%) Validation
14 4 (4.12%) Data Architecture
14 4 (4.12%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 89 (91.75%) SQL
2 80 (82.47%) Python
3 78 (80.41%) R
4 13 (13.40%) Java
5 1 (1.03%) C#
5 1 (1.03%) Java 8
5 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 97 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 56 (57.73%) Reuters
3 6 (6.19%) Oracle
3 6 (6.19%) Sybase
4 3 (3.09%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.03%) Murex
5 1 (1.03%) RIMES
5 1 (1.03%) SmartCo