Period
to 25 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Tick Data skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Tick Data over the 6 months to 25 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tick Data
UK
6 months to
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 711 - 1147
Rank change year-on-year - +1147 +55
Permanent jobs citing Tick Data 5 0 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% - 0.008%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.032% - 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 11
Median annual salary £130,000 - £92,500
10th Percentile £95,500 - £45,000
90th Percentile £150,000 - £120,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

Tick Data 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 with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 15,417 36,537 46,617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.13% 27.08% 29.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13,124 30,121 38,371
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +5.88%

Tick Data
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Tick Data in the UK

Tick Data
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Tick Data.

Salary trend for Tick Data in the UK

Tick Data
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Tick Data over the 6 months to 25 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Tick Data in the UK

Tick Data
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tick Data within the UK over the 6 months to 25 November 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
London - 5 £130,000 -
England - 5 £130,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 November 2020, IT jobs citing Tick Data 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 Tick Data.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Front Office
1 5 (100.00%) KDB
1 5 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (60.00%) Reference Data
2 3 (60.00%) Velocity
2 3 (60.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 3 (60.00%) Kdb+
2 3 (60.00%) Iteration Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Bloomberg
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Tradeweb
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Line Management
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Protocol Buffers

Tick Data
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 5 (100.00%) KDB
2 3 (60.00%) Kdb+
General
1 5 (100.00%) Front Office
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (60.00%) KDB Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Core Java Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Velocity
2 2 (40.00%) Protocol Buffers
2 2 (40.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Reference Data
2 2 (40.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 3 (60.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Iteration Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) B2C
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (40.00%) Line Management
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Bloomberg
1 2 (40.00%) Google
1 2 (40.00%) ION Trading
1 2 (40.00%) Tradeweb