Period
to 12 May 2021

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 12 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tick Data
UK
6 months to
12 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 881 927 1104
Rank change year-on-year +46 +177 +105
Permanent jobs citing Tick Data 4 1 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.001% 0.010%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.017% 0.004% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 15
10th Percentile £62,750 " "
25th Percentile £70,625 £105,000 £65,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £87,500 £110,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year -20.45% +51.72% -48.21%
75th Percentile £100,625 £115,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £106,250 " "
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 23,566 26,566 41,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.59% 26.95% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18,366 21,878 33,735
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +3.45%

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 12 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Tick Data in the UK

Tick Data
Top 3 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 12 May 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 +68 4 £87,500 -20.45% 2
London +60 4 £87,500 -20.45% 2
Work from Home - 1 £110,000 -

For the 6 months to 12 May 2021, 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 3 (75.00%) Front Office
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Fixed Income
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) ION Trading
1 3 (75.00%) B2C
1 3 (75.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (75.00%) Electronic Trading
1 3 (75.00%) Tradeweb
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source Development
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) KDB
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Blockchain
1 1 (25.00%) KDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Front Office
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) Protocol Buffers
1 1 (25.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (25.00%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) B2C
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
1 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (75.00%) Electronic Trading
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source Development
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) API Development
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptocurrency
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Go
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (75.00%) ION Trading
1 3 (75.00%) Tradeweb
2 1 (25.00%) Google