Period
to 23 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Fintech skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (FinTech)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 111 173
Rank change year-on-year +64 +62 +5
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 156 82 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.88% 2.21% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.35% 2.35% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 144 76 27
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -10.71% -16.60%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,250 £34,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £65,600
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -5.26%

Fintech is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,918 3,482 3,534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.33% 93.96% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2,460 2,839 2,921
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,529 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.77% +6.25%

Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Fintech as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in Bristol

Fintech
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Fintech in Bristol

Fintech
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fintech in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Fintech in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, IT jobs citing Fintech 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 across the Bristol region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 90 (57.69%) Finance
2 60 (38.46%) C#
3 50 (32.05%) .NET
4 47 (30.13%) Problem-Solving
5 43 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (25.00%) SQL
7 32 (20.51%) Java
8 31 (19.87%) Windows
9 28 (17.95%) Microsoft
10 27 (17.31%) JavaScript
10 27 (17.31%) SQL Server
11 26 (16.67%) AngularJS
12 25 (16.03%) Software Engineering
13 24 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
14 23 (14.74%) ASP.NET
14 23 (14.74%) CSS
15 22 (14.10%) Banking
16 21 (13.46%) Microsoft Office
16 21 (13.46%) Office 365
16 21 (13.46%) Computer Science
17 20 (12.82%) jQuery
18 19 (12.18%) Web Services
18 19 (12.18%) React
19 17 (10.90%) Back Office
20 16 (10.26%) MVC
20 16 (10.26%) Unix
20 16 (10.26%) Degree
21 15 (9.62%) Machine Learning
21 15 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
21 15 (9.62%) Oracle

Fintech
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 8 (5.13%) WebLogic
1 8 (5.13%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.85%) Apache
3 3 (1.92%) Ethereum
4 2 (1.28%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 21 (13.46%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (5.77%) InVision
2 9 (5.77%) Sketch
3 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.64%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.46%) Office 365
2 11 (7.05%) AWS
3 8 (5.13%) Dynamics 365
4 7 (4.49%) Azure
5 2 (1.28%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.28%) FinancialForce
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.92%) Firewall
2 2 (1.28%) Network Security
3 1 (0.64%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.05%) Big Data
3 10 (6.41%) Blockchain
4 9 (5.77%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.13%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.49%) Oracle Database
6 7 (4.49%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (4.49%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (1.92%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.28%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (6.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.28%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.64%) JIRA
3 1 (0.64%) Maven
3 1 (0.64%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.64%) Selenium
General
1 90 (57.69%) Finance
2 22 (14.10%) Banking
3 17 (10.90%) Back Office
4 11 (7.05%) Manufacturing
5 10 (6.41%) Financial Institution
6 9 (5.77%) Electronics
6 9 (5.77%) Marketing
6 9 (5.77%) Public Sector
6 9 (5.77%) Telecoms
7 8 (5.13%) International Banking
8 7 (4.49%) Retail
9 2 (1.28%) Law
9 2 (1.28%) Police
10 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (37.82%) Developer
2 26 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 21 (13.46%) 1st Line Support
4 20 (12.82%) Analyst
4 20 (12.82%) C# Developer
5 12 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 10 (6.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (6.41%) Junior
6 10 (6.41%) Software Engineer
7 7 (4.49%) Java Developer
7 7 (4.49%) Team Leader
8 6 (3.85%) Designer
8 6 (3.85%) Junior Developer
8 6 (3.85%) Lead Developer
8 6 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (3.85%) UI Designer
8 6 (3.85%) Unix Engineer
8 6 (3.85%) Unix Systems Engineer
9 5 (3.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (3.21%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (32.05%) .NET
2 26 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 23 (14.74%) ASP.NET
3 23 (14.74%) CSS
4 20 (12.82%) jQuery
5 19 (12.18%) React
5 19 (12.18%) Web Services
6 15 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (9.62%) Vue.js
7 14 (8.97%) HTML
8 11 (7.05%) XML
9 9 (5.77%) Sass
10 8 (5.13%) J2EE
10 8 (5.13%) JMS
10 8 (5.13%) RESTful
10 8 (5.13%) Spring
11 7 (4.49%) .NET Framework
11 7 (4.49%) EJB
11 7 (4.49%) Middleware
12 4 (2.56%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (8.33%) User Experience
3 12 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.13%) Algorithms
5 8 (5.13%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.64%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.64%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.87%) Windows
2 16 (10.26%) Unix
3 11 (7.05%) Linux
4 6 (3.85%) CentOS
4 6 (3.85%) Solaris
5 2 (1.28%) Android
6 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (30.13%) Problem-Solving
2 43 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (16.03%) Software Engineering
4 21 (13.46%) Computer Science
5 16 (10.26%) MVC
6 15 (9.62%) Machine Learning
7 14 (8.97%) Analytics
7 14 (8.97%) Asset Management
8 13 (8.33%) Microservices
8 13 (8.33%) Test Automation
9 12 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
9 12 (7.69%) High Availability
9 12 (7.69%) Low Latency
9 12 (7.69%) User Stories
9 12 (7.69%) Web Development
10 10 (6.41%) Acceptance Criteria
10 10 (6.41%) Algorithmic Trading
10 10 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (5.77%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (5.77%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 60 (38.46%) C#
2 39 (25.00%) SQL
3 32 (20.51%) Java
4 27 (17.31%) JavaScript
5 13 (8.33%) TypeScript
6 12 (7.69%) Python
7 9 (5.77%) VB.NET
8 7 (4.49%) Bash Shell
9 6 (3.85%) Korn
9 6 (3.85%) Perl
9 6 (3.85%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.56%) C
10 4 (2.56%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.28%) Go
11 2 (1.28%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.28%) Ruby
11 2 (1.28%) VBA
12 1 (0.64%) ES6
12 1 (0.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (10.26%) Degree
2 7 (4.49%) CISSP
2 7 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.21%) CISM
4 2 (1.28%) CEH
4 2 (1.28%) CISMP
4 2 (1.28%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.28%) PhD
5 1 (0.64%) ISEB
5 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.92%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.28%) PMO
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.92%) Docker
2 3 (1.92%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.92%) SCVMM
2 2 (1.28%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.62%) Oracle
3 9 (5.77%) SAP
4 6 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.92%) Juniper
6 2 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.28%) Splunk
6 2 (1.28%) VMware
7 1 (0.64%) Adobe