Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 138 128
Rank change year-on-year +78 -10 +29
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 99 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.13% 1.14% 1.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.60% 2.06% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 14
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -9.09% -13.16%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £45,375 £78,500
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 1,303 1,458 1,237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 54.34% 55.46% 52.77%
Number of salaries quoted 887 1,112 992
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £46,902 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.61% +4.23% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,300 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Fintech in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 59 (59.60%) Finance
2 47 (47.47%) Java
3 43 (43.43%) Machine Learning
4 42 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (38.38%) Linux
6 37 (37.37%) WorldPay
7 32 (32.32%) Big Data
8 28 (28.28%) Artificial Intelligence
9 22 (22.22%) Software Engineering
10 20 (20.20%) WebEx
11 19 (19.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (19.19%) E-Commerce
12 17 (17.17%) Decision-Making
13 16 (16.16%) SQL
13 16 (16.16%) Degree
14 15 (15.15%) Business Analysis
14 15 (15.15%) RESTful
14 15 (15.15%) Python
14 15 (15.15%) Payment Gateway
14 15 (15.15%) Acceptance Criteria
15 14 (14.14%) Product Management
15 14 (14.14%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (14.14%) Mathematics
16 13 (13.13%) Banking
17 12 (12.12%) TDD
17 12 (12.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 12 (12.12%) JavaScript
18 11 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
19 10 (10.10%) DevOps
19 10 (10.10%) .NET

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 2 (2.02%) CMS
1 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.02%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (12.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (8.08%) RoboHelp
3 2 (2.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.02%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.02%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (15.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.08%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.07%) GitHub
2 7 (7.07%) OpenShift
3 4 (4.04%) Office 365
4 2 (2.02%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.20%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.32%) Big Data
2 9 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.07%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.07%) Cucumber
1 7 (7.07%) Jenkins
1 7 (7.07%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (5.05%) JIRA
2 5 (5.05%) Ranorex
2 5 (5.05%) Selenium
2 5 (5.05%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.02%) NUnit
General
1 59 (59.60%) Finance
2 13 (13.13%) Banking
3 9 (9.09%) Games
4 3 (3.03%) Legal
5 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.02%) Marketing
5 2 (2.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (22.22%) Developer
2 20 (20.20%) Technical Trainer
2 20 (20.20%) Trainer
3 19 (19.19%) Author
3 19 (19.19%) Technical Author
4 12 (12.12%) Analyst
4 12 (12.12%) Java Developer
5 10 (10.10%) Product Owner
6 8 (8.08%) Python Developer
6 8 (8.08%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.08%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Java Scala Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Process Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Scala Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Senior Java Scala Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Senior Scala Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.05%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.15%) RESTful
2 10 (10.10%) .NET
3 9 (9.09%) Spring
3 9 (9.09%) Web Services
4 8 (8.08%) JSON
5 7 (7.07%) .NET Framework
5 7 (7.07%) Akka
5 7 (7.07%) AngularJS
6 5 (5.05%) Gherkin
6 5 (5.05%) HTML
7 3 (3.03%) CSS
7 3 (3.03%) XML
8 2 (2.02%) Kafka
8 2 (2.02%) MSMQ
8 2 (2.02%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.02%) REST
8 2 (2.02%) Spring Boot
9 1 (1.01%) J2EE
9 1 (1.01%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.08%) Algorithms
2 7 (7.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (7.07%) Online Games
2 7 (7.07%) Private Cloud
3 6 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.05%) Virtual Team
5 4 (4.04%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (3.03%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.03%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.02%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 38 (38.38%) Linux
2 7 (7.07%) Android
2 7 (7.07%) Apple iOS
2 7 (7.07%) Windows
3 3 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (43.43%) Machine Learning
2 42 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (28.28%) Artificial Intelligence
4 22 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 19 (19.19%) E-Commerce
5 19 (19.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (17.17%) Decision-Making
7 15 (15.15%) Acceptance Criteria
7 15 (15.15%) Business Analysis
8 14 (14.14%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (14.14%) Mathematics
8 14 (14.14%) Product Management
9 12 (12.12%) TDD
10 10 (10.10%) DevOps
10 10 (10.10%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (9.09%) Microservices
11 9 (9.09%) Scrum
12 8 (8.08%) Algorithmic Trading
12 8 (8.08%) Market Making
12 8 (8.08%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.47%) Java
2 16 (16.16%) SQL
3 15 (15.15%) Python
4 12 (12.12%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.10%) Ruby
6 7 (7.07%) C#
6 7 (7.07%) Scala
7 3 (3.03%) PHP
8 2 (2.02%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 16 (16.16%) Degree
2 11 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.05%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.08%) Docker
2 4 (4.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 37 (37.37%) WorldPay
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft