Period
to 19 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fintech in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 101 166 165
Rank change year-on-year +65 -1 +22
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 88 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.50% 0.96% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.65% 2.45% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 86 29 14
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £35,750 £34,875
90th Percentile £72,500 £59,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - -2.70%

Fintech is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,324 1,430 1,395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 37.59% 39.17% 43.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,011 1,149 1,129
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £27,200
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £74,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Fintech in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 32 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
2 30 (34.09%) Windows
3 27 (30.68%) Finance
4 23 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (22.73%) Virtual Machines
5 20 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (21.59%) Hyper-V
6 19 (21.59%) SCCM
6 19 (21.59%) SCVMM
6 19 (21.59%) Office 365
6 19 (21.59%) SQL
6 19 (21.59%) SQL Server
7 16 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 15 (17.05%) Windows 10
8 15 (17.05%) Microsoft Intune
8 15 (17.05%) Application Packaging
9 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
9 13 (14.77%) Test Automation
10 12 (13.64%) .NET
10 12 (13.64%) C#
11 11 (12.50%) Scrum
11 11 (12.50%) PowerShell
11 11 (12.50%) Windows Server
12 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (11.36%) Firewall
12 10 (11.36%) JavaScript
12 10 (11.36%) Active Directory
12 10 (11.36%) Juniper
13 9 (10.23%) Software Engineering
14 8 (9.09%) Manual Testing

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 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.14%) CMS
2 1 (1.14%) Confluence
2 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (21.59%) Office 365
3 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.14%) AdWords
4 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) Firewall
2 1 (1.14%) HTTP
2 1 (1.14%) Skype
2 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.41%) MySQL
4 2 (2.27%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Selenium
2 5 (5.68%) Cucumber
2 5 (5.68%) Geb
2 5 (5.68%) Jasmine
2 5 (5.68%) JUnit
2 5 (5.68%) NUnit
2 5 (5.68%) Spock
2 5 (5.68%) WebDriver
3 4 (4.55%) JIRA
4 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.27%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.27%) PhpStorm
5 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.14%) Codeception
6 1 (1.14%) GitLab
6 1 (1.14%) Vagrant
General
1 27 (30.68%) Finance
2 3 (3.41%) Financial Institution
2 3 (3.41%) Marketing
3 2 (2.27%) Electronics
3 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.14%) Advertising
4 1 (1.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (21.59%) Analyst
2 16 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (14.77%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 10 (11.36%) Developer
5 10 (11.36%) IT Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (10.23%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (7.95%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Software Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Technical Support
8 6 (6.82%) Technical Support Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 5 (5.68%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Software Test Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.64%) .NET
2 6 (6.82%) SOAP
3 4 (4.55%) CSS
4 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.41%) jQuery
4 3 (3.41%) RESTful
4 3 (3.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.27%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET Core
5 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.27%) HTML
5 2 (2.27%) JSON
5 2 (2.27%) XML
6 1 (1.14%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.14%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.14%) LAMP
6 1 (1.14%) Laravel
6 1 (1.14%) REST
6 1 (1.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.14%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.14%) Social Media
3 1 (1.14%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 30 (34.09%) Windows
2 15 (17.05%) Windows 10
3 11 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
2 23 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 15 (17.05%) Application Packaging
5 13 (14.77%) Test Automation
6 11 (12.50%) Scrum
7 9 (10.23%) Software Engineering
8 8 (9.09%) DevOps
8 8 (9.09%) Manual Testing
9 7 (7.95%) Acceptance Criteria
9 7 (7.95%) Exploratory Testing
9 7 (7.95%) Software Testing
10 6 (6.82%) Kanban
11 5 (5.68%) API Testing
11 5 (5.68%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (5.68%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.68%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.41%) Microservices
12 3 (3.41%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.59%) SQL
2 12 (13.64%) C#
3 11 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 10 (11.36%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.82%) Java
6 5 (5.68%) Scala
7 3 (3.41%) PHP
8 2 (2.27%) Python
8 2 (2.27%) Ruby
8 2 (2.27%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.14%) Go
9 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (7.95%) ISTQB
1 7 (7.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (1.14%) CISA
3 1 (1.14%) CISM
3 1 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) QA
2 4 (4.55%) PMO
3 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (22.73%) Virtual Machines
2 19 (21.59%) Hyper-V
3 10 (11.36%) Active Directory
4 5 (5.68%) Docker
5 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (21.59%) SCCM
1 19 (21.59%) SCVMM
2 15 (17.05%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.27%) Terraform
4 1 (1.14%) Ansible
4 1 (1.14%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.14%) linkerd
4 1 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.14%) Nagios
4 1 (1.14%) Nessus
4 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.36%) Juniper
3 7 (7.95%) Cadence
4 2 (2.27%) Google
4 2 (2.27%) SAP
5 1 (1.14%) Facebook
5 1 (1.14%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.14%) McAfee
5 1 (1.14%) VMware
5 1 (1.14%) Zend