Period
to 23 January 2021

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 23 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bloomberg PolarLake
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 730 931 1127
Rank change year-on-year +201 +196 -
Permanent jobs citing PolarLake 28 97 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.077% 0.001%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.88% 1.32% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 28 169 1
Median annual salary £97,500 £125,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.00% +38.89% -
10th Percentile £85,000 £95,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £111,250 £156,750 £95,000
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 3,194 7,329 8,915
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.00% 5.83% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,358 5,301 6,272
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

PolarLake
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for PolarLake in the UK

PolarLake
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PolarLake.

Salary trend for PolarLake in the UK

PolarLake
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing PolarLake over the 6 months to 23 January 2021.

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 23 January 2021. 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 +217 28 £97,500 -22.00% 1
London +127 28 £97,500 -22.00% 1

For the 6 months to 23 January 2021, 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 28 (100.00%) SQL
1 28 (100.00%) Python
1 28 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 28 (100.00%) Equities
1 28 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 28 (100.00%) Data Management
1 28 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 28 (100.00%) Reference Data
2 27 (96.43%) R
2 27 (96.43%) Markit EDM
2 27 (96.43%) Fixed Income
2 27 (96.43%) Front Office
2 27 (96.43%) Back Office
2 27 (96.43%) AWS
2 27 (96.43%) Hedge funds
3 26 (92.86%) Eagle PACE
3 26 (92.86%) Finance
3 26 (92.86%) Web Services
3 26 (92.86%) Enterprise Data Management
4 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
4 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (7.14%) Reuters
5 1 (3.57%) GoldenSource
5 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.57%) VBA
5 1 (3.57%) Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Fund Management
5 1 (3.57%) Analytics

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:

Business Applications
1 27 (96.43%) Markit EDM
2 26 (92.86%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 27 (96.43%) AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Azure
2 1 (3.57%) GCP
General
1 27 (96.43%) Back Office
1 27 (96.43%) Front Office
2 26 (92.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Analyst
1 28 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 26 (92.86%) Finance Business Analyst
2 26 (92.86%) Financial Analyst
3 16 (57.14%) Data Business Analyst
4 15 (53.57%) Reference Data Analyst
4 15 (53.57%) Reference Data Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Asset Management Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Investment Management Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (100.00%) Equities
1 28 (100.00%) Reference Data
2 27 (96.43%) Fixed Income
2 27 (96.43%) Hedge funds
3 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 28 (100.00%) Data Management
1 28 (100.00%) Wealth Management
2 26 (92.86%) Enterprise Data Management
3 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
4 1 (3.57%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (3.57%) Analytics
4 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Data Architecture
4 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.57%) Data Mapping
4 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.57%) Fund Management
4 1 (3.57%) Innovative Thinking
4 1 (3.57%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (3.57%) Project Delivery
4 1 (3.57%) Reference Data Management
4 1 (3.57%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Python
1 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 27 (96.43%) R
3 1 (3.57%) VBA
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (7.14%) Reuters
3 1 (3.57%) GoldenSource
3 1 (3.57%) Refinitiv