Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 226 298
Rank change year-on-year +58 +72 +67
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 195 136 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.75% 1.16% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.78% 2.54% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 114 109 61
East of England median annual salary £62,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.89% -18.18% +37.50%
10th Percentile £43,750 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,500 £70,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -4.17%

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 5,163 5,349 5,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 46.34% 45.55% 43.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3,733 4,195 4,653
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +71 103 £50,000 +33.33% 7
Hertfordshire +22 59 £67,500 +44.39% 7
Bedfordshire -13 17 £55,000 +18.92% 1
Essex +24 8 £60,000 +4.35% 1
Norfolk +20 4 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Suffolk -3 4 £53,750 +55.80%
Fintech
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 East of England region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 114 (58.46%) Finance
2 106 (54.36%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (39.49%) Java
4 43 (22.05%) AngularJS
5 42 (21.54%) .NET
5 42 (21.54%) Linux
5 42 (21.54%) TDD
6 41 (21.03%) SQL
6 41 (21.03%) Machine Learning
7 39 (20.00%) WorldPay
7 39 (20.00%) C#
7 39 (20.00%) MVC
7 39 (20.00%) Scrum
8 38 (19.49%) SQL Server
8 38 (19.49%) HTML
9 36 (18.46%) CSS
10 35 (17.95%) .NET Framework
10 35 (17.95%) Big Data
11 34 (17.44%) Web Application Development
12 31 (15.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (15.90%) ASP.NET
13 30 (15.38%) Wealth Management
14 29 (14.87%) Artificial Intelligence
14 29 (14.87%) JavaScript
15 28 (14.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 27 (13.85%) CSS3
16 27 (13.85%) HTML5
16 27 (13.85%) MongoDB
16 27 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
17 26 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management

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 20 (10.26%) JBoss
2 13 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.03%) CMS
4 2 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.03%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.03%) WordPress
5 1 (0.51%) Apache
5 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.51%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 11 (5.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (4.10%) RoboHelp
3 2 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.03%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 16 (8.21%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 27 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.59%) GitHub
3 7 (3.59%) OpenShift
4 4 (2.05%) Office 365
4 4 (2.05%) SaaS
5 2 (1.03%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.51%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.74%) WebEx
2 1 (0.51%) ATM
2 1 (0.51%) DNS
2 1 (0.51%) Firewall
2 1 (0.51%) HTTP
2 1 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.49%) SQL Server
2 35 (17.95%) Big Data
3 27 (13.85%) MongoDB
4 25 (12.82%) SQL Server 2016
5 24 (12.31%) RavenDB
6 11 (5.64%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.59%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.56%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.56%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.03%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.03%) MySQL
11 1 (0.51%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.51%) DB2
11 1 (0.51%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.51%) QlikView
11 1 (0.51%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (4.62%) Cucumber
1 9 (4.62%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.59%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (3.08%) Maven
3 6 (3.08%) Selenium
4 5 (2.56%) JIRA
4 5 (2.56%) Ranorex
4 5 (2.56%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.03%) NUnit
5 2 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.51%) Mocha
6 1 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.51%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.51%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.51%) Xcode
General
1 114 (58.46%) Finance
2 25 (12.82%) Banking
3 10 (5.13%) Games
4 7 (3.59%) Legal
4 7 (3.59%) Retail
5 3 (1.54%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.54%) Marketing
6 2 (1.03%) Law
7 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (41.03%) Developer
2 35 (17.95%) Java Developer
3 29 (14.87%) .NET Developer
4 25 (12.82%) Analyst
5 24 (12.31%) .NET Developer - Fintech
6 19 (9.74%) Technical Trainer
6 19 (9.74%) Trainer
7 18 (9.23%) Author
7 18 (9.23%) Technical Author
8 14 (7.18%) Java Developer - Fintech
8 14 (7.18%) Product Owner
9 12 (6.15%) Senior Developer
10 11 (5.64%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (4.62%) SQL Analyst
12 8 (4.10%) Architect
12 8 (4.10%) Python Developer
13 7 (3.59%) Business Analyst
13 7 (3.59%) Process Analyst
13 7 (3.59%) Scala Developer
13 7 (3.59%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (22.05%) AngularJS
2 42 (21.54%) .NET
3 38 (19.49%) HTML
4 36 (18.46%) CSS
5 35 (17.95%) .NET Framework
6 31 (15.90%) ASP.NET
6 31 (15.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (14.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 27 (13.85%) CSS3
8 27 (13.85%) HTML5
9 25 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 25 (12.82%) Spring
9 25 (12.82%) Web Services
10 18 (9.23%) RESTful
11 14 (7.18%) JSON
12 13 (6.67%) Hibernate
12 13 (6.67%) Java EE
13 12 (6.15%) REST
13 12 (6.15%) XML
14 8 (4.10%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.10%) Algorithms
1 8 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (4.10%) Online Games
2 7 (3.59%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (3.59%) Private Cloud
3 6 (3.08%) Virtual Team
4 5 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.05%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.05%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (2.05%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.03%) Photography
7 2 (1.03%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.51%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.51%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.51%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (21.54%) Linux
2 12 (6.15%) Windows
3 7 (3.59%) Android
3 7 (3.59%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.56%) Unix
4 5 (2.56%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.54%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.51%) VMS
6 1 (0.51%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (54.36%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (21.54%) TDD
3 41 (21.03%) Machine Learning
4 39 (20.00%) MVC
4 39 (20.00%) Scrum
5 34 (17.44%) Web Application Development
6 30 (15.38%) Wealth Management
7 29 (14.87%) Artificial Intelligence
8 26 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (12.82%) Asset Management
10 23 (11.79%) Decision-Making
10 23 (11.79%) E-Commerce
10 23 (11.79%) Software Engineering
11 18 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (8.72%) Business Analysis
13 16 (8.21%) Acceptance Criteria
13 16 (8.21%) Product Management
14 15 (7.69%) DevOps
14 15 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
15 14 (7.18%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 77 (39.49%) Java
2 41 (21.03%) SQL
3 39 (20.00%) C#
4 29 (14.87%) JavaScript
5 20 (10.26%) Python
6 10 (5.13%) Java 8
6 10 (5.13%) Ruby
7 7 (3.59%) Scala
8 5 (2.56%) ANSI SQL
8 5 (2.56%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.05%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.54%) ES6
10 3 (1.54%) PHP
11 2 (1.03%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.51%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.51%) COBOL
12 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (8.72%) Degree
2 11 (5.64%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.51%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.59%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.56%) QA
3 2 (1.03%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.03%) SEPA
4 1 (0.51%) GDPR
4 1 (0.51%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (4.10%) Docker
2 4 (2.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Ansible
1 1 (0.51%) Kibana
1 1 (0.51%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.51%) logstash
Vendors
1 39 (20.00%) WorldPay
2 5 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.56%) Sybase
3 2 (1.03%) Bloomberg
3 2 (1.03%) IBM
3 2 (1.03%) Splunk
4 1 (0.51%) Cloudera
4 1 (0.51%) Cognos
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle
4 1 (0.51%) Tableau