Period
to 27 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Fintech skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 27 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (FinTech)
UK > England
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 74 102
Rank change year-on-year +17 +28 +96
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 5,250 5,496 5,212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 4.62% 3.91% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.03% 4.24% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4,522 4,770 4,391
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

Fintech is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 104,349 129,510 152,175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.91% 92.24% 92.19%
Number of salaries quoted 83,374 103,421 125,251
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% +5.26%

Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in England

Fintech
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Fintech in England

Fintech
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fintech in England over the 6 months to 27 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Fintech in England

Fintech
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fintech within the England region over the 6 months to 27 February 2020. 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
London +8 4,024 £75,000 +7.14% 693
South East +17 494 £52,500 +10.53% 87
North of England -10 263 £51,000 +2.00% 101
North West -13 198 £52,500 -2.78% 78
South West +16 190 £43,500 +8.75% 35
Midlands +85 178 £50,000 +5.26% 38
West Midlands +117 131 £50,000 +8.11% 19
East of England +31 102 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Yorkshire +13 53 £48,750 +10.80% 14
East Midlands -1 47 £48,750 +2.63% 19
North East +14 12 £45,000 +32.35% 9
Fintech
UK

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 2,326 (44.30%) Finance
2 2,060 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
3 1,262 (24.04%) Java
4 1,115 (21.24%) JavaScript
5 1,071 (20.40%) AWS
6 1,044 (19.89%) Python
7 986 (18.78%) C#
8 961 (18.30%) SQL
9 931 (17.73%) DevOps
10 855 (16.29%) .NET
11 846 (16.11%) Docker
12 811 (15.45%) Banking
13 788 (15.01%) Azure
14 783 (14.91%) Software Engineering
15 695 (13.24%) Scrum
16 673 (12.82%) AngularJS
17 669 (12.74%) Microservices
18 625 (11.90%) Kubernetes
19 607 (11.56%) TDD
19 607 (11.56%) HTML
20 599 (11.41%) Linux
21 568 (10.82%) CSS
22 555 (10.57%) React
23 531 (10.11%) Degree
24 494 (9.41%) Microsoft
25 481 (9.16%) Git (software)
26 480 (9.14%) Computer Science
27 454 (8.65%) SQL Server
28 434 (8.27%) REST
29 433 (8.25%) User Experience

Fintech
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 153 (2.91%) Apache Spark
2 96 (1.83%) Confluence
3 94 (1.79%) Apache
4 79 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
5 73 (1.39%) IIS
6 58 (1.10%) Tomcat
7 46 (0.88%) nginx
8 35 (0.67%) SharePoint
9 28 (0.53%) WebSphere
10 21 (0.40%) Apache Airflow
11 18 (0.34%) JBoss
12 17 (0.32%) CMS
12 17 (0.32%) OpenStack
13 16 (0.30%) SAS
13 16 (0.30%) WebLogic
14 14 (0.27%) Cloud Foundry
15 10 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (0.19%) Ethereum
16 9 (0.17%) Hyperledger
16 9 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 100 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
2 77 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 57 (1.09%) Sketch
4 50 (0.95%) InVision
5 21 (0.40%) Chatbot
6 18 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 13 (0.25%) MS Visio
8 12 (0.23%) Photoshop
9 10 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 10 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
10 8 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
11 7 (0.13%) Zeplin
12 6 (0.11%) SPSS
13 4 (0.076%) Adobe After Effects
13 4 (0.076%) Marvel
13 4 (0.076%) OmniGraffle
14 3 (0.057%) FileZilla
15 2 (0.038%) InDesign
16 1 (0.019%) Adobe Premiere
16 1 (0.019%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (0.36%) Distributed Ledger
2 17 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.29%) thinkFolio
4 12 (0.23%) NetSuite
5 11 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
6 7 (0.13%) R3 Corda
7 6 (0.11%) Temenos T24
8 4 (0.076%) assyst
9 3 (0.057%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (0.057%) HFM
9 3 (0.057%) SAP BPC
10 2 (0.038%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.038%) Summit
11 1 (0.019%) Infor SunSystems
11 1 (0.019%) MetaTrader
11 1 (0.019%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (0.019%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1,071 (20.40%) AWS
2 788 (15.01%) Azure
3 307 (5.85%) SaaS
4 283 (5.39%) GCP
5 135 (2.57%) GitHub
6 133 (2.53%) Serverless
7 120 (2.29%) Office 365
8 103 (1.96%) PaaS
9 90 (1.71%) AWS CloudFormation
10 83 (1.58%) Power Platform
11 63 (1.20%) AWS Lambda
12 60 (1.14%) IaaS
13 57 (1.09%) Amazon S3
14 56 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
15 51 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
16 41 (0.78%) npm
17 39 (0.74%) Heroku
18 35 (0.67%) OpenShift
19 31 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 27 (0.51%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 83 (1.58%) Firewall
2 51 (0.97%) DNS
3 47 (0.90%) TCP/IP
4 45 (0.86%) Internet
5 40 (0.76%) HTTP
6 35 (0.67%) DHCP
7 25 (0.48%) VPN
8 23 (0.44%) LAN
8 23 (0.44%) SAN
8 23 (0.44%) WAN
9 18 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
10 12 (0.23%) SSL
11 11 (0.21%) VLAN
11 11 (0.21%) Wireless
12 10 (0.19%) Network Security
13 9 (0.17%) IPsec
14 6 (0.11%) Ethernet
14 6 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (0.076%) FTP
15 4 (0.076%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 454 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 238 (4.53%) PostgreSQL
3 231 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 220 (4.19%) Big Data
5 218 (4.15%) MySQL
6 192 (3.66%) NoSQL
7 149 (2.84%) MongoDB
8 132 (2.51%) Hadoop
9 112 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
10 104 (1.98%) Blockchain
11 82 (1.56%) Power BI
11 82 (1.56%) Redis
12 63 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
13 58 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 58 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 53 (1.01%) Amazon Redshift
15 50 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
16 46 (0.88%) Looker
17 42 (0.80%) Snowflake Schema
18 39 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 481 (9.16%) Git (software)
2 288 (5.49%) Jenkins
3 234 (4.46%) JIRA
4 198 (3.77%) Selenium
5 82 (1.56%) webpack
6 78 (1.49%) Maven
7 76 (1.45%) Cucumber
8 74 (1.41%) Jasmine
9 66 (1.26%) TeamCity
10 58 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
11 54 (1.03%) SpecFlow
12 51 (0.97%) CircleCI
13 48 (0.91%) WebDriver
14 47 (0.90%) Postman
15 44 (0.84%) Visual Studio
16 42 (0.80%) gulp
16 42 (0.80%) JUnit
17 41 (0.78%) Bitbucket
18 37 (0.70%) Gradle
19 35 (0.67%) Protractor
General
1 2,326 (44.30%) Finance
2 811 (15.45%) Banking
3 222 (4.23%) Marketing
4 125 (2.38%) Retail
5 112 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 106 (2.02%) Games
7 89 (1.70%) Front Office
8 76 (1.45%) Advertising
9 67 (1.28%) Investment Banking
10 39 (0.74%) Legal
11 38 (0.72%) Retail Banking
12 37 (0.70%) Law
13 34 (0.65%) Telecoms
14 27 (0.51%) Back Office
15 22 (0.42%) Public Sector
16 20 (0.38%) Spanish Language
17 19 (0.36%) Manufacturing
18 16 (0.30%) German Language
18 16 (0.30%) Italian Language
18 16 (0.30%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 2,093 (39.87%) Developer
2 593 (11.30%) Senior Developer
3 495 (9.43%) Java Developer
4 394 (7.50%) C# Developer
5 368 (7.01%) Analyst
6 305 (5.81%) .NET Developer
6 305 (5.81%) DevOps Engineer
7 274 (5.22%) Software Engineer
8 269 (5.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 230 (4.38%) Junior
10 217 (4.13%) Python Developer
11 203 (3.87%) Architect
12 178 (3.39%) React Developer
13 165 (3.14%) C# .NET Developer
14 164 (3.12%) Business Analyst
15 156 (2.97%) Full Stack Developer
15 156 (2.97%) Junior Developer
16 155 (2.95%) Java Developer - Fintech
17 148 (2.82%) Senior Java Developer
18 141 (2.69%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 855 (16.29%) .NET
2 673 (12.82%) AngularJS
3 607 (11.56%) HTML
4 568 (10.82%) CSS
5 555 (10.57%) React
6 434 (8.27%) REST
7 408 (7.77%) RESTful
8 385 (7.33%) Spring
9 324 (6.17%) Web Services
10 313 (5.96%) .NET Core
11 306 (5.83%) Node.js
12 297 (5.66%) ASP.NET
13 226 (4.30%) Spring Boot
14 217 (4.13%) HTML5
15 213 (4.06%) Kafka
16 197 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web API
17 188 (3.58%) Vue.js
18 178 (3.39%) .NET Framework
19 168 (3.20%) ASP.NET MVC
20 163 (3.10%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 433 (8.25%) User Experience
2 396 (7.54%) Greenfield Project
3 334 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
4 256 (4.88%) Mobile App
5 179 (3.41%) Hedge funds
6 148 (2.82%) Algorithms
7 122 (2.32%) Data Structures
8 113 (2.15%) Derivative
9 93 (1.77%) Data Centre
10 84 (1.60%) Cloud Native
11 81 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 79 (1.50%) Self-Motivation
13 77 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
14 74 (1.41%) Public Cloud
15 52 (0.99%) Fixed Income
16 40 (0.76%) Management Information System
17 35 (0.67%) Equities
18 30 (0.57%) Linux Command Line
19 29 (0.55%) Virtual Team
20 27 (0.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 599 (11.41%) Linux
2 309 (5.89%) Windows
3 176 (3.35%) Android
4 164 (3.12%) Apple iOS
5 135 (2.57%) Unix
6 92 (1.75%) Windows Server
7 74 (1.41%) Mac OS X
8 56 (1.07%) CentOS
9 43 (0.82%) Windows 10
10 32 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 29 (0.55%) Mac OS
12 24 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (0.38%) Ubuntu
14 16 (0.30%) Windows 7
15 14 (0.27%) Debian
15 14 (0.27%) Fedora
16 13 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (0.19%) Solaris
18 8 (0.15%) VMS
19 2 (0.038%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,060 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
2 931 (17.73%) DevOps
3 783 (14.91%) Software Engineering
4 695 (13.24%) Scrum
5 669 (12.74%) Microservices
6 607 (11.56%) TDD
7 480 (9.14%) Computer Science
8 410 (7.81%) Test Automation
9 389 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
10 367 (6.99%) Front End Development
11 359 (6.84%) MVC
12 307 (5.85%) Analytics
13 289 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
14 275 (5.24%) OO
15 255 (4.86%) Web Development
16 246 (4.69%) Kanban
17 242 (4.61%) SDLC
18 240 (4.57%) Mentoring
19 229 (4.36%) Machine Learning
20 219 (4.17%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1,262 (24.04%) Java
2 1,115 (21.24%) JavaScript
3 1,044 (19.89%) Python
4 986 (18.78%) C#
5 961 (18.30%) SQL
6 333 (6.34%) TypeScript
7 207 (3.94%) Ruby
8 201 (3.83%) Java 8
9 194 (3.70%) PowerShell
10 193 (3.68%) Kotlin
11 189 (3.60%) PHP
12 187 (3.56%) Bash Shell
13 158 (3.01%) C++
14 136 (2.59%) Go
15 127 (2.42%) Scala
16 113 (2.15%) T-SQL
17 110 (2.10%) R
18 89 (1.70%) Apple Swift
19 87 (1.66%) ES6
20 81 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 531 (10.11%) Degree
2 188 (3.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 39 (0.74%) CISSP
3 39 (0.74%) PhD
4 36 (0.69%) Master's Degree
5 23 (0.44%) ISTQB
5 23 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
6 21 (0.40%) CISM
7 16 (0.30%) AWS Certification
7 16 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (0.30%) OSCP
8 15 (0.29%) CREST Certified
9 14 (0.27%) ISEB
10 13 (0.25%) OSCE
10 13 (0.25%) SANS
10 13 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
11 11 (0.21%) CEH
11 11 (0.21%) CISA
12 10 (0.19%) GXPN
12 10 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 344 (6.55%) QA
2 58 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 44 (0.84%) PCI DSS
4 30 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 22 (0.42%) PMO
6 20 (0.38%) SLA
7 17 (0.32%) PSD2
8 15 (0.29%) GDPR
9 12 (0.23%) MiFID
10 10 (0.19%) SEPA
11 9 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 8 (0.15%) ISO 20022
12 8 (0.15%) NIST
13 7 (0.13%) COBIT
13 7 (0.13%) ISO 15022
14 5 (0.095%) EMIR
15 3 (0.057%) Actionable Recommendations
15 3 (0.057%) Cyber Essentials
15 3 (0.057%) Dodd-Frank
16 2 (0.038%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 846 (16.11%) Docker
2 126 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 56 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (0.23%) vSphere
7 9 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 8 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.13%) Xen
10 6 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.076%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 4 (0.076%) OpenAM
11 4 (0.076%) OpenDJ
11 4 (0.076%) OpenIDM
11 4 (0.076%) OpenSSH
11 4 (0.076%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.076%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.057%) DFS Replication
12 3 (0.057%) HDFS
12 3 (0.057%) NFS
Systems Management
1 625 (11.90%) Kubernetes
2 328 (6.25%) Terraform
3 244 (4.65%) Ansible
4 109 (2.08%) Puppet
5 85 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
6 71 (1.35%) Mesos
7 42 (0.80%) Marathon
8 40 (0.76%) Packer
9 28 (0.53%) Salt
10 27 (0.51%) SCCM
11 26 (0.50%) Grafana
12 24 (0.46%) Kibana
13 19 (0.36%) Prometheus
14 15 (0.29%) Nagios
15 14 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
16 13 (0.25%) SCVMM
17 9 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
18 8 (0.15%) Red Hat Satellite
19 7 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
19 7 (0.13%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 494 (9.41%) Microsoft
2 176 (3.35%) Google
3 141 (2.69%) WorldPay
4 138 (2.63%) Oracle
5 97 (1.85%) FIS
6 86 (1.64%) Tableau
7 75 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
8 73 (1.39%) VMware
9 67 (1.28%) Red Hat
10 54 (1.03%) Adobe
11 51 (0.97%) Splunk
12 40 (0.76%) Atlassian
12 40 (0.76%) Cisco
13 34 (0.65%) Apple
14 29 (0.55%) TOWER Software
15 26 (0.50%) Informatica
16 22 (0.42%) SAP
17 21 (0.40%) Zend
18 20 (0.38%) IBM
19 19 (0.36%) Bloomberg