The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fintech in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fintech over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial Technology (Fintech)
UK
Rank 166 325 675
Rank change year-on-year
+159 +350
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 1655 980 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.95% 0.97% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.09% 2.39% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1447 758 259
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +33.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
32532 40984 41404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.40% 40.65% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 26375 32791 33298
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Fintech
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Fintech as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Fintech Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Fintech
Salary Trend

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

Fintech Salary Trend in the UK

Fintech
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fintech over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Fintech Salary Histogram in the UK

Fintech
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fintech within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +157 1604 £60,000 - 315
London +82 1326 £62,500 +4.16% 266
City of London +41 273 £62,500 -3.84% 81
South East +120 85 £57,500 +70.37% 11
East of England +38 46 £56,250 +18.42% 9
Yorkshire +59 45 £40,000 -34.69% 5
West Midlands +62 40 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Birmingham +44 37 £53,750 +31.90%
Surrey +75 34 £52,000 - 3
South West +41 25 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Scotland +36 25 £60,000 +76.47% 4
Berkshire +56 22 £75,000 +163.15% 4
Edinburgh +10 21 £63,750 +87.50% 3
Reading +51 19 £75,000 +163.15%
Hertfordshire +23 19 £40,000 -20.00% 2
North West -2 19 £40,000 -23.80% 12
East Midlands +16 18 £45,000 -40.00% 5
Cambridgeshire +1 17 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Cambridge -4 16 £51,250 +7.89% 4
West Yorkshire +38 15 £40,000 -38.46%
Leeds +36 15 £40,000 -38.46%
Manchester -16 15 £40,000 -38.46% 5
South Wales +27 13 £40,000 +5.96% 2
Wales +11 13 £40,000 +5.96% 3
North Yorkshire +4 12 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Croydon +12 11 £70,000 +55.55%
Bristol +7 11 £45,000 - 1
Cardiff +22 9 £34,000 -9.93% 2
Watford +6 9 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Sheffield - 9 £47,500 - 1

Fintech
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Fintech also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Fintech.

1 1946 (62.98%) Finance
2 1284 (41.55%) Agile Software Development
3 950 (30.74%) Java
4 747 (24.17%) SQL
5 743 (24.05%) JavaScript
6 696 (22.52%) Banking
7 610 (19.74%) C#
8 572 (18.51%) HTML
9 532 (17.22%) .NET
10 523 (16.93%) Python
11 505 (16.34%) Degree
11 505 (16.34%) AngularJS
12 488 (15.79%) CSS
13 463 (14.98%) Linux
14 418 (13.53%) TDD
15 387 (12.52%) Computer Science
16 373 (12.07%) SQL Server
17 370 (11.97%) Software Engineering
18 355 (11.49%) Scrum
19 331 (10.71%) DevOps
20 301 (9.74%) MVC
21 292 (9.45%) Microsoft
22 290 (9.39%) HTML5
23 269 (8.71%) OO
24 264 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
25 263 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
26 247 (7.99%) Windows
27 240 (7.77%) Analytics
28 238 (7.70%) ASP.NET
29 230 (7.44%) Oracle

Fintech
Top Related 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
1 104 (3.37%) Apache
2 86 (2.78%) Apache Spark
3 60 (1.94%) Tomcat
4 49 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
5 43 (1.39%) IIS
6 40 (1.29%) JBoss
7 36 (1.17%) Confluence
8 32 (1.04%) WebSphere
9 24 (0.78%) SharePoint
10 17 (0.55%) SAS
10 17 (0.55%) Skype for Business
10 17 (0.55%) WebLogic
11 12 (0.39%) CMS
12 10 (0.32%) nginx
13 9 (0.29%) Jetty
13 9 (0.29%) Mule
14 8 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (0.26%) WordPress
15 7 (0.23%) NServiceBus
16 6 (0.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 209 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 58 (1.88%) MS Office
3 26 (0.84%) MS Project
4 18 (0.58%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.36%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.19%) Fireworks
9 5 (0.16%) SPSS
10 4 (0.13%) InVision
11 3 (0.097%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.097%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.065%) InDesign
12 2 (0.065%) Pixate
13 1 (0.032%) FrameMaker
13 1 (0.032%) HipChat
13 1 (0.032%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 24 (0.78%) Summit
2 20 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 19 (0.61%) Temenos T24
4 17 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (0.42%) Finacle
6 11 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.29%) Sonata
8 4 (0.13%) FLEXCUBE
8 4 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.097%) Advent Geneva
9 3 (0.097%) Front Arena
9 3 (0.097%) Kondor
9 3 (0.097%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.097%) Orchestrade
9 3 (0.097%) thinkFolio
9 3 (0.097%) Unit4 Business World
10 2 (0.065%) Global One
10 2 (0.065%) Oracle TCA
11 1 (0.032%) Oracle EBS
11 1 (0.032%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 264 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
2 197 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 100 (3.24%) SaaS
4 49 (1.59%) GitHub
5 30 (0.97%) IaaS
6 28 (0.91%) PaaS
7 20 (0.65%) Office 365
8 18 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
9 17 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (0.42%) Google Play
11 10 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.23%) Bluemix
12 7 (0.23%) Google Analytics
12 7 (0.23%) IBM Cloud
13 6 (0.19%) Google App Engine
13 6 (0.19%) Heroku
14 5 (0.16%) Amazon S3
14 5 (0.16%) Slack
15 4 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
15 4 (0.13%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 74 (2.39%) Internet
2 53 (1.72%) Firewall
3 35 (1.13%) TCP/IP
4 32 (1.04%) SSL
5 27 (0.87%) HTTP
6 25 (0.81%) DSL
7 24 (0.78%) WAN
8 23 (0.74%) Skype
9 21 (0.68%) Kerberos
9 21 (0.68%) LAN
10 17 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (0.55%) VPN
11 14 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
11 14 (0.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 12 (0.39%) DNS
12 12 (0.39%) SAN
13 9 (0.29%) ATM
13 9 (0.29%) Wireless
14 8 (0.26%) FTP
14 8 (0.26%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 373 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 206 (6.67%) MySQL
3 179 (5.79%) Big Data
4 139 (4.50%) NoSQL
5 137 (4.43%) MongoDB
6 117 (3.79%) PostgreSQL
7 96 (3.11%) Relational Database
8 95 (3.07%) Blockchain
9 91 (2.94%) Hadoop
10 56 (1.81%) SQL Server 2014
11 50 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
12 49 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 41 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
14 40 (1.29%) Oracle Database
14 40 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 34 (1.10%) RavenDB
16 33 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
17 30 (0.97%) Redis
18 27 (0.87%) RDBMS
19 21 (0.68%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 190 (6.15%) Git (software)
2 173 (5.60%) JIRA
3 137 (4.43%) Selenium
4 107 (3.46%) Jenkins
5 72 (2.33%) Maven
6 58 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 54 (1.75%) TeamCity
8 45 (1.46%) Jasmine
9 43 (1.39%) Gradle
9 43 (1.39%) Subversion
10 42 (1.36%) JUnit
11 40 (1.29%) Visual Studio
12 38 (1.23%) Cucumber
12 38 (1.23%) Grunt
13 37 (1.20%) WebDriver
14 27 (0.87%) gulp
14 27 (0.87%) NUnit
15 25 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
16 20 (0.65%) Appium
17 19 (0.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 1946 (62.98%) Finance
2 696 (22.52%) Banking
3 219 (7.09%) Investment Banking
4 175 (5.66%) Financial Institution
5 109 (3.53%) Telecoms
6 92 (2.98%) Legal
6 92 (2.98%) Marketing
7 79 (2.56%) Games
8 74 (2.39%) Retail
9 55 (1.78%) Back Office
10 53 (1.72%) Front Office
11 25 (0.81%) Electronics
12 23 (0.74%) Law
12 23 (0.74%) Retail Banking
13 22 (0.71%) Manufacturing
14 21 (0.68%) Publishing
15 15 (0.49%) Advertising
16 11 (0.36%) Private Banking
17 10 (0.32%) Billing
18 7 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1427 (46.18%) Developer
2 432 (13.98%) Java Developer
3 282 (9.13%) Analyst
4 267 (8.64%) .NET Developer
5 259 (8.38%) C# Developer
6 215 (6.96%) Senior Developer
7 181 (5.86%) JavaScript Developer
8 169 (5.47%) Junior
9 146 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
10 141 (4.56%) Business Analyst
10 141 (4.56%) Python Developer
11 130 (4.21%) Software Engineer
12 123 (3.98%) Consultant
13 122 (3.95%) Project Manager
14 121 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
15 112 (3.62%) Java Engineer
16 98 (3.17%) Junior Developer
17 96 (3.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 95 (3.07%) Architect
19 88 (2.85%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 572 (18.51%) HTML
2 532 (17.22%) .NET
3 505 (16.34%) AngularJS
4 488 (15.79%) CSS
5 290 (9.39%) HTML5
6 238 (7.70%) ASP.NET
7 202 (6.54%) Web Services
8 179 (5.79%) jQuery
9 177 (5.73%) XML
10 176 (5.70%) REST
11 170 (5.50%) React
12 168 (5.44%) Spring
13 162 (5.24%) ASP.NET MVC
13 162 (5.24%) Node.js
14 159 (5.15%) CSS3
15 153 (4.95%) RESTful
16 131 (4.24%) .NET Framework
17 127 (4.11%) ASP.NET Web API
18 111 (3.59%) J2EE
19 92 (2.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 387 (12.52%) Computer Science
2 263 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 159 (5.15%) User Experience
4 122 (3.95%) Hedge funds
5 79 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 75 (2.43%) Mobile App
6 75 (2.43%) Mobile Payment
7 73 (2.36%) Data Structures
8 67 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
9 62 (2.01%) Data Centre
10 61 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 60 (1.94%) Equities
12 56 (1.81%) Bitcoin
13 38 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
14 37 (1.20%) Derivative
15 33 (1.07%) Fixed Income
16 27 (0.87%) Client/Server
17 26 (0.84%) Online Banking
18 23 (0.74%) Virtual Team
19 18 (0.58%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 463 (14.98%) Linux
2 247 (7.99%) Windows
3 197 (6.38%) Unix
4 83 (2.69%) Apple iOS
5 71 (2.30%) Android
6 61 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 51 (1.65%) Windows Server
8 49 (1.59%) CentOS
9 33 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (0.61%) Ubuntu
12 17 (0.55%) Solaris
13 10 (0.32%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.19%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.13%) SUSE
16 2 (0.065%) AIX
16 2 (0.065%) Debian
16 2 (0.065%) VMS
16 2 (0.065%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.065%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1284 (41.55%) Agile Software Development
2 418 (13.53%) TDD
3 370 (11.97%) Software Engineering
4 355 (11.49%) Scrum
5 331 (10.71%) DevOps
6 301 (9.74%) MVC
7 269 (8.71%) OO
8 240 (7.77%) Analytics
9 201 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
10 195 (6.31%) Mentoring
11 172 (5.57%) Multithreading
12 159 (5.15%) BDD
12 159 (5.15%) SDLC
13 157 (5.08%) OOP
14 154 (4.98%) Microservices
15 146 (4.72%) Mathematics
16 140 (4.53%) Project Management
17 135 (4.37%) Front End Development
17 135 (4.37%) Web Development
18 131 (4.24%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 950 (30.74%) Java
2 747 (24.17%) SQL
3 743 (24.05%) JavaScript
4 610 (19.74%) C#
5 523 (16.93%) Python
6 216 (6.99%) C++
7 194 (6.28%) Perl
8 177 (5.73%) Scala
9 154 (4.98%) PHP
10 128 (4.14%) Ruby
11 112 (3.62%) Bash Shell
12 80 (2.59%) C
13 78 (2.52%) PL/SQL
14 74 (2.39%) PowerShell
15 69 (2.23%) T-SQL
16 49 (1.59%) Groovy
17 47 (1.52%) F#
17 47 (1.52%) Shell Script
18 46 (1.49%) Haskell
19 45 (1.46%) Go
Qualifications
1 505 (16.34%) Degree
2 41 (1.33%) PhD
3 38 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (0.78%) CCNP
6 23 (0.74%) ISEB
7 21 (0.68%) CISSP
8 20 (0.65%) CISM
9 19 (0.61%) CISA
10 18 (0.58%) AWS Certification
11 16 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 11 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (0.32%) CCNA
13 10 (0.32%) PMI Certification
14 9 (0.29%) MCSE
15 8 (0.26%) ISSAP
15 8 (0.26%) MBA
16 7 (0.23%) ISTQB
16 7 (0.23%) PMP
17 5 (0.16%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 224 (7.25%) QA
2 39 (1.26%) MiFID
3 35 (1.13%) PCI DSS
4 23 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.55%) Data Quality
5 17 (0.55%) EMIR
6 9 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
6 9 (0.29%) SDET
6 9 (0.29%) SEPA
7 8 (0.26%) ISO27002
7 8 (0.26%) SLA
8 5 (0.16%) ISO 8583
8 5 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.13%) GCP
10 3 (0.097%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.065%) Basel III
12 1 (0.032%) COBIT
12 1 (0.032%) Section 508
12 1 (0.032%) WCAG
System Software
1 133 (4.30%) Docker
2 51 (1.65%) Active Directory
3 23 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 15 (0.49%) HDFS
5 15 (0.49%) Hyper-V
6 14 (0.45%) vSphere
7 11 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (0.26%) Firmware
9 7 (0.23%) Apache Flume
10 5 (0.16%) etcd
11 4 (0.13%) NFS
12 3 (0.097%) KVM
12 3 (0.097%) Xen
13 2 (0.065%) Gluster
13 2 (0.065%) iptables
13 2 (0.065%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 2 (0.065%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.065%) VMware ESX
13 2 (0.065%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 118 (3.82%) Puppet
2 88 (2.85%) Ansible
3 80 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (1.13%) Terraform
5 33 (1.07%) Kubernetes
6 13 (0.42%) Nagios
7 11 (0.36%) Salt
8 8 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 8 (0.26%) SCCM
9 6 (0.19%) Failover Clustering
9 6 (0.19%) Graphite
9 6 (0.19%) Packer
9 6 (0.19%) Riemann
10 5 (0.16%) Consul
11 4 (0.13%) HAProxy
11 4 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
11 4 (0.13%) logstash
11 4 (0.13%) Mesos
12 3 (0.097%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 292 (9.45%) Microsoft
2 230 (7.44%) Oracle
3 77 (2.49%) Red Hat
4 72 (2.33%) VMware
5 56 (1.81%) Google
6 51 (1.65%) Cisco
7 41 (1.33%) Sybase
8 37 (1.20%) Twitter
9 35 (1.13%) Splunk
10 30 (0.97%) IBM
11 29 (0.94%) SAP
12 23 (0.74%) Temenos
13 22 (0.71%) Atlassian
13 22 (0.71%) F5
14 20 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
14 20 (0.65%) ServiceNow
15 19 (0.61%) Tableau
16 17 (0.55%) AppDynamics
16 17 (0.55%) Murex
17 16 (0.52%) Bloomberg
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Adesse Search
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + pension, health, 25 days' + BH, ch
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50K + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + equity
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 13 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + shares
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + be - 50% bonus, pens, 28 days hol
Posted: 17 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus and Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago