Period
to 19 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 182 153 288
Rank change year-on-year -29 +135 +46
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 146 229 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.55% 1.93% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.62% 4.75% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 78 129 63
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
10th Percentile £40,450 £32,500 £34,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -

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 4,033 4,819 4,549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 42.87% 40.56% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,934 3,709 3,671
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.06% +8.89% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,490 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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

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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 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Fintech in the East of England

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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 January 2019. 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 +6 91 £50,000 -11.11% 5
Hertfordshire -7 41 £67,500 +17.39% 4
Bedfordshire -16 12 £55,000 -26.67%
Suffolk +7 2 £36,250 +3.57%
Fintech
England

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 East of England region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 88 (60.27%) Java
2 80 (54.79%) Finance
3 63 (43.15%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (39.04%) Linux
5 40 (27.40%) Big Data
6 39 (26.71%) Machine Learning
7 34 (23.29%) WorldPay
8 33 (22.60%) JavaScript
9 30 (20.55%) Artificial Intelligence
9 30 (20.55%) Scrum
10 29 (19.86%) Banking
10 29 (19.86%) SQL
11 28 (19.18%) TDD
12 27 (18.49%) WebEx
13 25 (17.12%) HTML
13 25 (17.12%) CSS
14 24 (16.44%) JSON
15 23 (15.75%) Web Services
16 22 (15.07%) .NET
16 22 (15.07%) Windows
16 22 (15.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 20 (13.70%) AngularJS
18 19 (13.01%) XML
19 18 (12.33%) E-Commerce
20 17 (11.64%) DevOps
20 17 (11.64%) BDD
21 16 (10.96%) RESTful
21 16 (10.96%) Mentoring
22 15 (10.27%) Decision-Making
23 14 (9.59%) SQL Server

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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 13 (8.90%) JBoss
1 13 (8.90%) WebSphere
2 10 (6.85%) Confluence
3 5 (3.42%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.68%) Apache
4 1 (0.68%) IIS
4 1 (0.68%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 22 (15.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (3.42%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 7 (4.79%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.74%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (2.74%) Amazon Glacier
3 4 (2.74%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.74%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (2.74%) Route 53
3 4 (2.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.68%) npm
4 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (18.49%) WebEx
2 4 (2.74%) ATM
3 1 (0.68%) DHCP
3 1 (0.68%) DNS
3 1 (0.68%) Firewall
3 1 (0.68%) LAN
3 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.68%) VLAN
3 1 (0.68%) VoIP
3 1 (0.68%) VPN
3 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (27.40%) Big Data
2 14 (9.59%) SQL Server
3 13 (8.90%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.48%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (5.48%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (4.79%) RavenDB
6 6 (4.11%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.42%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (2.74%) DB2
9 2 (1.37%) MySQL
10 1 (0.68%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.68%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.68%) Redis
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (8.22%) Jenkins
2 10 (6.85%) JIRA
3 7 (4.79%) Maven
4 3 (2.05%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.37%) NUnit
5 2 (1.37%) Selenium
6 1 (0.68%) Gradle
6 1 (0.68%) gulp
6 1 (0.68%) jspm
6 1 (0.68%) Mocha
6 1 (0.68%) Moq
6 1 (0.68%) MSTest
6 1 (0.68%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
General
1 80 (54.79%) Finance
2 29 (19.86%) Banking
3 7 (4.79%) Retail
4 3 (2.05%) Games
5 2 (1.37%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (26.03%) Developer
2 27 (18.49%) Technical Trainer
2 27 (18.49%) Trainer
3 22 (15.07%) Java Developer
4 16 (10.96%) Author
4 16 (10.96%) Technical Author
5 11 (7.53%) Development Manager
5 11 (7.53%) Implementation Manager
6 10 (6.85%) Analyst
6 10 (6.85%) Product Owner
6 10 (6.85%) Software Development Manager
6 10 (6.85%) Software Manager
7 9 (6.16%) .NET Developer
8 8 (5.48%) Java Developer - Fintech
9 7 (4.79%) .NET Developer - Fintech
9 7 (4.79%) Lead Developer
10 5 (3.42%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (3.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (3.42%) QA Engineer
10 5 (3.42%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.12%) CSS
1 25 (17.12%) HTML
2 24 (16.44%) JSON
3 23 (15.75%) Web Services
4 22 (15.07%) .NET
5 20 (13.70%) AngularJS
6 19 (13.01%) XML
7 16 (10.96%) RESTful
8 13 (8.90%) Hibernate
8 13 (8.90%) Java EE
9 12 (8.22%) React
10 11 (7.53%) ASP.NET
10 11 (7.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (7.53%) CSS3
10 11 (7.53%) HTML5
10 11 (7.53%) Spring
11 10 (6.85%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (6.16%) Kafka
12 9 (6.16%) REST
12 9 (6.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.53%) Client/Server
1 11 (7.53%) Public Cloud
2 7 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.42%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.74%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (2.74%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.74%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.37%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 57 (39.04%) Linux
2 22 (15.07%) Windows
3 10 (6.85%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.11%) Unix
5 4 (2.74%) Android
5 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.74%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (43.15%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (26.71%) Machine Learning
3 30 (20.55%) Artificial Intelligence
3 30 (20.55%) Scrum
4 28 (19.18%) TDD
5 18 (12.33%) E-Commerce
6 17 (11.64%) BDD
6 17 (11.64%) DevOps
7 16 (10.96%) Mentoring
8 15 (10.27%) Decision-Making
9 14 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (9.59%) Test Automation
10 13 (8.90%) Kanban
10 13 (8.90%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (8.90%) Wealth Management
11 12 (8.22%) Coaching
11 12 (8.22%) Line Management
11 12 (8.22%) Project Management
11 12 (8.22%) Software Engineering
11 12 (8.22%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 88 (60.27%) Java
2 33 (22.60%) JavaScript
3 29 (19.86%) SQL
4 12 (8.22%) C#
4 12 (8.22%) PHP
5 11 (7.53%) Ruby
6 7 (4.79%) Python
7 6 (4.11%) Java 8
8 5 (3.42%) ANSI SQL
8 5 (3.42%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.74%) Assembly Language
9 4 (2.74%) COBOL
9 4 (2.74%) ES6
10 2 (1.37%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.05%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) A+ Certification
2 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.85%) PSD2
2 5 (3.42%) QA
3 2 (1.37%) SEPA
4 1 (0.68%) PMO
4 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.68%) Docker
1 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Ansible
1 1 (0.68%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 34 (23.29%) WorldPay
2 8 (5.48%) Oracle
3 5 (3.42%) IBM
3 5 (3.42%) Sybase
3 5 (3.42%) VMware
4 1 (0.68%) Apple
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft