Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fintech in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 223 299
Rank change year-on-year +58 +76 +64
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 173 143 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.69% 1.18% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.67% 2.51% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 102 120 62
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +37.50%
10th Percentile £36,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £79,750 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £59,600
% change year-on-year +8.33% +0.67% -0.67%

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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,710 5,696 5,586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.97% 47.02% 42.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,515 4,488 4,538
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Fintech as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in the East of England

Fintech
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Fintech in the East of England

Fintech
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fintech in the East of England over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Fintech in the East of England

Fintech
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fintech within the East of England region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +66 96 £50,000 +17.65% 7
Hertfordshire +9 55 £67,500 +31.71% 7
Bedfordshire -7 12 £55,000 +18.92%
Essex +12 4 £62,500 +16.28%
Suffolk 0 4 £43,750 +28.68%
Norfolk +7 2 £42,500 -35.85% 2
Fintech
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 108 (62.43%) Finance
2 82 (47.40%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (45.09%) Java
4 48 (27.75%) Linux
5 46 (26.59%) Machine Learning
6 41 (23.70%) Big Data
7 35 (20.23%) TDD
8 32 (18.50%) Scrum
8 32 (18.50%) SQL
9 30 (17.34%) HTML
10 29 (16.76%) Banking
11 28 (16.18%) CSS
11 28 (16.18%) C#
11 28 (16.18%) Artificial Intelligence
11 28 (16.18%) AngularJS
12 26 (15.03%) WorldPay
12 26 (15.03%) JavaScript
12 26 (15.03%) SQL Server
12 26 (15.03%) MVC
13 24 (13.87%) .NET
13 24 (13.87%) WebEx
13 24 (13.87%) Web Application Development
14 23 (13.29%) Wealth Management
15 22 (12.72%) HTML5
15 22 (12.72%) CSS3
16 21 (12.14%) ASP.NET MVC
16 21 (12.14%) ASP.NET
17 19 (10.98%) Software Engineering
18 18 (10.40%) .NET Framework
18 18 (10.40%) JBoss

Fintech
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 18 (10.40%) JBoss
2 14 (8.09%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.47%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.31%) Confluence
5 2 (1.16%) CMS
5 2 (1.16%) WordPress
6 1 (0.58%) Apache
6 1 (0.58%) IIS
6 1 (0.58%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (9.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (4.62%) RoboHelp
3 2 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.16%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.31%) SaaS
3 2 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.16%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.58%) npm
4 1 (0.58%) Office 365
4 1 (0.58%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.87%) WebEx
2 4 (2.31%) ATM
3 1 (0.58%) DNS
3 1 (0.58%) Firewall
3 1 (0.58%) HTTP
3 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (23.70%) Big Data
2 26 (15.03%) SQL Server
3 17 (9.83%) MongoDB
3 17 (9.83%) SQL Server 2016
4 16 (9.25%) RavenDB
5 8 (4.62%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.05%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (3.47%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.47%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (2.31%) DB2
9 3 (1.73%) MySQL
10 2 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.58%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.58%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.58%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.58%) Redis
11 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (4.05%) Maven
2 6 (3.47%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.47%) Selenium
3 4 (2.31%) JIRA
3 4 (2.31%) Ranorex
3 4 (2.31%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.73%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.73%) NUnit
5 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.58%) Gradle
5 1 (0.58%) gulp
5 1 (0.58%) jspm
5 1 (0.58%) Mocha
5 1 (0.58%) Moq
5 1 (0.58%) MSTest
5 1 (0.58%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.58%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.58%) Xcode
General
1 108 (62.43%) Finance
2 29 (16.76%) Banking
3 8 (4.62%) Retail
4 4 (2.31%) Games
4 4 (2.31%) Legal
5 3 (1.73%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.16%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (34.68%) Developer
2 24 (13.87%) Technical Trainer
2 24 (13.87%) Trainer
3 23 (13.29%) Java Developer
4 21 (12.14%) Author
4 21 (12.14%) Technical Author
5 19 (10.98%) .NET Developer
6 17 (9.83%) Analyst
7 16 (9.25%) .NET Developer - Fintech
8 14 (8.09%) Product Owner
9 10 (5.78%) Java Developer - Fintech
10 8 (4.62%) Python Developer
11 7 (4.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (4.05%) Lead Developer
11 7 (4.05%) Process Analyst
12 6 (3.47%) SQL Analyst
12 6 (3.47%) Systems Analyst
13 5 (2.89%) Architect
13 5 (2.89%) Development Manager
13 5 (2.89%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (17.34%) HTML
2 28 (16.18%) AngularJS
2 28 (16.18%) CSS
3 24 (13.87%) .NET
4 22 (12.72%) CSS3
4 22 (12.72%) HTML5
5 21 (12.14%) ASP.NET
5 21 (12.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (10.40%) .NET Framework
6 18 (10.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 17 (9.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 17 (9.83%) Web Services
8 15 (8.67%) Spring
9 14 (8.09%) Hibernate
9 14 (8.09%) Java EE
10 12 (6.94%) JSON
11 11 (6.36%) REST
11 11 (6.36%) XML
12 10 (5.78%) React
13 9 (5.20%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.62%) Algorithms
3 5 (2.89%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.89%) Virtual Team
4 4 (2.31%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.31%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (2.31%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.31%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.73%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.16%) Photography
6 2 (1.16%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.58%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.58%) Online Games
7 1 (0.58%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 48 (27.75%) Linux
2 10 (5.78%) Windows
3 7 (4.05%) Unix
4 6 (3.47%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.31%) Android
5 4 (2.31%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.31%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (47.40%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (26.59%) Machine Learning
3 35 (20.23%) TDD
4 32 (18.50%) Scrum
5 28 (16.18%) Artificial Intelligence
6 26 (15.03%) MVC
7 24 (13.87%) Web Application Development
8 23 (13.29%) Wealth Management
9 19 (10.98%) Software Engineering
10 18 (10.40%) Decision-Making
11 17 (9.83%) Asset Management
12 16 (9.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (8.09%) BDD
13 14 (8.09%) Problem-Solving
14 13 (7.51%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (6.94%) Business Analysis
15 12 (6.94%) Product Management
15 12 (6.94%) Test Automation
16 11 (6.36%) Mathematics
16 11 (6.36%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (45.09%) Java
2 32 (18.50%) SQL
3 28 (16.18%) C#
4 26 (15.03%) JavaScript
5 11 (6.36%) Python
6 8 (4.62%) Java 8
7 6 (3.47%) ANSI SQL
7 6 (3.47%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.89%) ES6
9 4 (2.31%) Assembly Language
9 4 (2.31%) COBOL
10 3 (1.73%) PHP
11 2 (1.16%) Ruby
11 2 (1.16%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (8.67%) Degree
2 8 (4.62%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.58%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.20%) QA
2 4 (2.31%) PSD2
3 2 (1.16%) SEPA
4 1 (0.58%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.58%) Docker
1 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Ansible
1 1 (0.58%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (15.03%) WorldPay
2 6 (3.47%) Sybase
3 5 (2.89%) IBM
4 3 (1.73%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.73%) Oracle
5 1 (0.58%) Apple
5 1 (0.58%) Splunk