Period
to 18 December 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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 110 126
Rank change year-on-year +54 +16 +26
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 95 79 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.71% 2.45% 1.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.87% 5.29% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 32 22
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -30.43% +21.05%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,125 £34,125
90th Percentile £90,000 £76,750 £74,875
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -23.91% +21.05%

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 963 1,493 1,002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 47.77% 46.31% 43.57%
Number of salaries quoted 709 1,054 824
Cambridge median annual salary £50,340 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.68% +11.11% +3.15%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Fintech in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 63 (66.32%) Java
2 59 (62.11%) Finance
3 49 (51.58%) Linux
4 47 (49.47%) Machine Learning
5 43 (45.26%) Big Data
6 36 (37.89%) WorldPay
7 33 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (32.63%) Artificial Intelligence
9 29 (30.53%) WebEx
10 24 (25.26%) Banking
11 21 (22.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 16 (16.84%) Software Engineering
13 15 (15.79%) SQL
13 15 (15.79%) Decision-Making
14 13 (13.68%) Product Management
15 12 (12.63%) Requirements Analysis
15 12 (12.63%) Business Analysis
15 12 (12.63%) JSON
15 12 (12.63%) E-Commerce
15 12 (12.63%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (12.63%) Acceptance Criteria
16 11 (11.58%) Mentoring
16 11 (11.58%) Test Automation
16 11 (11.58%) NoSQL
17 10 (10.53%) Scrum
17 10 (10.53%) Line Management
18 9 (9.47%) PSD2
18 9 (9.47%) Scaled Agile Framework
18 9 (9.47%) Technical Debt
18 9 (9.47%) Coaching

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 9 (9.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (22.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (8.42%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (30.53%) WebEx
2 1 (1.05%) DHCP
2 1 (1.05%) DNS
2 1 (1.05%) Firewall
2 1 (1.05%) LAN
2 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.05%) VLAN
2 1 (1.05%) VoIP
2 1 (1.05%) VPN
2 1 (1.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (45.26%) Big Data
2 11 (11.58%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (9.47%) Jenkins
1 9 (9.47%) JIRA
2 2 (2.11%) NUnit
2 2 (2.11%) Selenium
3 1 (1.05%) Ranorex
3 1 (1.05%) SpecFlow
General
1 59 (62.11%) Finance
2 24 (25.26%) Banking
3 2 (2.11%) Games
3 2 (2.11%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (30.53%) Technical Trainer
1 29 (30.53%) Trainer
2 21 (22.11%) Author
2 21 (22.11%) Technical Author
3 12 (12.63%) Developer
3 12 (12.63%) Product Owner
4 9 (9.47%) Development Manager
4 9 (9.47%) Software Development Manager
4 9 (9.47%) Software Manager
5 7 (7.37%) Analyst
5 7 (7.37%) Implementation Manager
5 7 (7.37%) Process Analyst
6 5 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.26%) Python Developer
7 4 (4.21%) Knowledge Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Knowledge Management Analyst
8 3 (3.16%) Incident Analyst
8 3 (3.16%) Java Engineer
8 3 (3.16%) Java Programmer
8 3 (3.16%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.63%) JSON
2 7 (7.37%) .NET
2 7 (7.37%) CSS
2 7 (7.37%) HTML
2 7 (7.37%) XML
3 5 (5.26%) RESTful
4 2 (2.11%) Kafka
4 2 (2.11%) MSMQ
4 2 (2.11%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (2.11%) REST
4 2 (2.11%) Spring
4 2 (2.11%) Spring Boot
4 2 (2.11%) Web Services
5 1 (1.05%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 5 (5.26%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (51.58%) Linux
2 8 (8.42%) Windows
3 1 (1.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (49.47%) Machine Learning
2 33 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (32.63%) Artificial Intelligence
4 16 (16.84%) Software Engineering
5 15 (15.79%) Decision-Making
6 13 (13.68%) Product Management
7 12 (12.63%) Acceptance Criteria
7 12 (12.63%) Business Analysis
7 12 (12.63%) E-Commerce
7 12 (12.63%) Requirements Analysis
7 12 (12.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (11.58%) Mentoring
8 11 (11.58%) Test Automation
9 10 (10.53%) Line Management
9 10 (10.53%) Scrum
10 9 (9.47%) Coaching
10 9 (9.47%) Kanban
10 9 (9.47%) Performance Management
10 9 (9.47%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 9 (9.47%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 63 (66.32%) Java
2 15 (15.79%) SQL
3 7 (7.37%) JavaScript
3 7 (7.37%) PHP
3 7 (7.37%) Ruby
4 5 (5.26%) Python
5 3 (3.16%) C#
6 2 (2.11%) Java 8
7 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (7.37%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.05%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) PSD2
2 2 (2.11%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.05%) Docker
1 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 36 (37.89%) WorldPay
2 1 (1.05%) VMware