Period
to 19 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fintech in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester. 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)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 57 38
Rank change year-on-year +20 -19 +17
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 2 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.05% 0.72% 2.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.17% 2.03% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Chester median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% +12.50% -52.94%
10th Percentile £56,250 £36,450 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £51,700 £46,250
Cheshire median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% +25.00% -57.65%

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 Chester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 63 148 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 33.16% 35.32% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 59 132 63
Chester median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £30,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £54,000 £60,000 £69,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -6.25%

Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in Chester

Fintech
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Fintech in Chester

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 Chester region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL

Fintech
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) TypeScript