Period
to 18 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fintech in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 127 115
Rank change year-on-year +65 -12 +46
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 136 37 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.54% 1.46% 1.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.15% 2.73% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 35 8
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -26.32%
10th Percentile £28,850 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £55,000 £59,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -16.67% -5.26%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,669 1,356 1,282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 55.69% 53.43% 48.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,022 1,015 993
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,641
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.11% +2.68%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,375 £43,821
% change year-on-year +1.41% +1.27% +3.11%

Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in Cambridge

Fintech
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Fintech in Cambridge

Fintech
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fintech in Cambridge over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Fintech in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 110 (80.88%) WorldPay
2 89 (65.44%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (44.85%) E-Commerce
4 59 (43.38%) Java
5 43 (31.62%) Finance
6 42 (30.88%) Payment Gateway
7 40 (29.41%) DevOps
7 40 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (27.94%) RESTful
9 37 (27.21%) JavaScript
10 35 (25.74%) Ruby
10 35 (25.74%) Jenkins
10 35 (25.74%) Sonatype Nexus
11 34 (25.00%) Python
12 33 (24.26%) Oracle
12 33 (24.26%) Web Services
12 33 (24.26%) Amazon AWS
12 33 (24.26%) AngularJS
13 30 (22.06%) Apache Cassandra
13 30 (22.06%) Scala
13 30 (22.06%) Continuous Delivery
13 30 (22.06%) Private Cloud
13 30 (22.06%) Akka
13 30 (22.06%) GitHub
13 30 (22.06%) OpenShift
13 30 (22.06%) .NET
13 30 (22.06%) Spring
13 30 (22.06%) Software Engineering
14 29 (21.32%) SQL
15 27 (19.85%) Cucumber

Fintech
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 14 (10.29%) Apache
2 13 (9.56%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.68%) Confluence
4 2 (1.47%) CMS
4 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.47%) WordPress
5 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (1.47%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (1.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 42 (30.88%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 33 (24.26%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (22.06%) GitHub
2 30 (22.06%) OpenShift
3 8 (5.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (2.94%) Office 365
5 2 (1.47%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.82%) Internet
2 3 (2.21%) BGP
2 3 (2.21%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (2.21%) Ethernet
2 3 (2.21%) OSPF
2 3 (2.21%) Spanning Tree
2 3 (2.21%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (22.06%) Apache Cassandra
2 22 (16.18%) NoSQL
3 13 (9.56%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.74%) Big Data
5 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.74%) QlikView
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (25.74%) Jenkins
1 35 (25.74%) Sonatype Nexus
2 27 (19.85%) Cucumber
3 23 (16.91%) JIRA
4 13 (9.56%) Maven
5 11 (8.09%) Appium
5 11 (8.09%) eggPlant
6 10 (7.35%) Selenium
7 4 (2.94%) Ranorex
7 4 (2.94%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.47%) Axure RP
General
1 43 (31.62%) Finance
2 22 (16.18%) Games
3 6 (4.41%) Retail
4 5 (3.68%) Legal
5 4 (2.94%) Marketing
6 2 (1.47%) Electronics
6 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.74%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (21.32%) Developer
2 22 (16.18%) Java Developer
2 22 (16.18%) Senior Developer
2 22 (16.18%) Senior Java Developer
3 20 (14.71%) Java Scala Developer
3 20 (14.71%) Scala Developer
3 20 (14.71%) Senior Java Scala Developer
3 20 (14.71%) Senior Scala Developer
4 17 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 13 (9.56%) Applications Engineer
5 13 (9.56%) Applications Support
5 13 (9.56%) Applications Support Engineer
6 12 (8.82%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
6 12 (8.82%) Identity Management Engineer
7 11 (8.09%) QA Engineer
7 11 (8.09%) Quality Engineer
8 10 (7.35%) Product Owner
8 10 (7.35%) Senior Product Owner
9 9 (6.62%) Senior Applications Engineer
9 9 (6.62%) Senior Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (27.94%) RESTful
2 33 (24.26%) AngularJS
2 33 (24.26%) Web Services
3 30 (22.06%) .NET
3 30 (22.06%) Akka
3 30 (22.06%) Spring
4 22 (16.18%) .NET Framework
5 16 (11.76%) JSON
6 12 (8.82%) Middleware
7 10 (7.35%) XML
8 8 (5.88%) HTML
8 8 (5.88%) LAMP
8 8 (5.88%) Node.js
9 7 (5.15%) J2EE
10 6 (4.41%) CSS
11 4 (2.94%) Gherkin
12 3 (2.21%) ASP.NET
12 3 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (2.21%) J2SE
13 2 (1.47%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.06%) Private Cloud
2 22 (16.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 22 (16.18%) Online Games
3 18 (13.24%) Public Cloud
4 13 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.15%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.68%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (2.94%) Virtual Team
9 3 (2.21%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.47%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.47%) Photography
10 2 (1.47%) User Experience
11 1 (0.74%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.65%) Android
1 24 (17.65%) Apple iOS
2 21 (15.44%) Linux
3 13 (9.56%) Unix
4 9 (6.62%) Windows
5 5 (3.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (65.44%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (44.85%) E-Commerce
3 40 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (29.41%) DevOps
4 30 (22.06%) Continuous Delivery
4 30 (22.06%) Software Engineering
5 26 (19.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (18.38%) ITIL
7 24 (17.65%) Wireframes
8 22 (16.18%) Acceptance Criteria
8 22 (16.18%) Cryptography
8 22 (16.18%) DDoS Mitigation
8 22 (16.18%) ERD
8 22 (16.18%) Integration Testing
8 22 (16.18%) Process Improvement
8 22 (16.18%) Software Architecture
8 22 (16.18%) TDD
9 21 (15.44%) BDD
10 20 (14.71%) Microservices
10 20 (14.71%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (43.38%) Java
2 37 (27.21%) JavaScript
3 35 (25.74%) Ruby
4 34 (25.00%) Python
5 30 (22.06%) Scala
6 29 (21.32%) SQL
7 14 (10.29%) T-SQL
8 13 (9.56%) PHP
8 13 (9.56%) Shell Script
9 7 (5.15%) C#
10 5 (3.68%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (11.03%) Degree
2 8 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.21%) CCNA
4 3 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (18.38%) PCI DSS
2 15 (11.03%) QA
3 3 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.21%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (16.18%) Docker
2 4 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (8.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 12 (8.82%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 8 (5.88%) Ansible
2 8 (5.88%) Nagios
2 8 (5.88%) Puppet
3 5 (3.68%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.74%) Kibana
4 1 (0.74%) logstash
Vendors
1 110 (80.88%) WorldPay
2 33 (24.26%) Oracle
3 14 (10.29%) Microsoft
4 11 (8.09%) HP
5 9 (6.62%) Splunk
6 8 (5.88%) AppDynamics
6 8 (5.88%) Qualys
7 3 (2.21%) Cisco
7 3 (2.21%) Juniper
8 2 (1.47%) SAP
9 1 (0.74%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.74%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.74%) Cognos
9 1 (0.74%) Tableau