Period
to 12 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fintech in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 131 154
Rank change year-on-year +11 +23 -4
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 30 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.13% 0.39% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.85% 1.07% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 6
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £70,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.71% +69.70% -25.00%
10th Percentile £32,100 £35,625 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £85,375 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £67,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -37.04% +68.75% -27.27%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1051 840 1194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 39.60% 36.36% 39.80%
Number of salaries quoted 612 550 707
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,719 £28,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £44,500 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.49% +3.61% +3.75%

Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in Edinburgh

Fintech
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Fintech in Edinburgh

Fintech
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fintech in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Fintech in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing Fintech also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) Spring
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) CSS
4 6 (20.00%) OOP
4 6 (20.00%) HTML
4 6 (20.00%) Finance
4 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (20.00%) Spring Boot
5 5 (16.67%) Microservices
5 5 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 5 (16.67%) Open Source
5 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.67%) Ruby
5 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (16.67%) .NET
5 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (16.67%) C#
6 4 (13.33%) MVC
6 4 (13.33%) Degree
6 4 (13.33%) HTML5
7 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum

Fintech
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.33%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) Blockchain
4 1 (3.33%) Datazen
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.33%) Power BI
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.33%) Grunt
1 1 (3.33%) gulp
1 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.33%) Selenium
1 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Java Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (3.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Spring
2 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (20.00%) CSS
2 6 (20.00%) HTML
2 6 (20.00%) Spring Boot
3 5 (16.67%) .NET
4 4 (13.33%) HTML5
5 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.67%) CSS3
6 2 (6.67%) React
6 2 (6.67%) Sass
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Core
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.33%) Angular 2
7 1 (3.33%) jQuery
7 1 (3.33%) RESTful
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) OOP
3 5 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 5 (16.67%) Microservices
3 5 (16.67%) Open Source
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) MVC
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.00%) OO
5 3 (10.00%) Scrum
5 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.33%) Analytics
6 1 (3.33%) BDD
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (3.33%) People Management
6 1 (3.33%) Test Management
6 1 (3.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) C#
4 5 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) R
5 1 (3.33%) Scala
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) Ansible
2 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) VMware