Period
to 21 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fintech in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 151 264
Rank change year-on-year +66 +113 +284
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 5,756 3,976 2,490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.52% 2.37% 1.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.07% 5.40% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4,838 3,462 2,094
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £37,000 £33,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 71,359 73,663 83,692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.67% 43.83% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 55,450 57,598 69,029
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,008 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 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
London +40 4,540 £65,000 - 521
South East +39 353 £50,000 - 35
North of England +54 278 £45,000 - 61
East of England +57 222 £67,500 +50.00% 16
North West +109 205 £45,000 - 40
Midlands +10 188 £52,500 +8.25% 26
South West +89 173 £45,000 - 32
West Midlands +45 114 £55,000 +13.40% 18
East Midlands -3 74 £47,500 - 8
Yorkshire -44 63 £45,000 +12.50% 19
North East -15 10 £50,000 +42.86% 2
Fintech
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 England region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 3,118 (54.17%) Finance
2 2,466 (42.84%) Agile Software Development
3 1,729 (30.04%) Java
4 1,328 (23.07%) SQL
5 1,185 (20.59%) JavaScript
6 1,036 (18.00%) C#
7 1,010 (17.55%) Python
8 918 (15.95%) .NET
9 882 (15.32%) HTML
10 874 (15.18%) AngularJS
11 855 (14.85%) Amazon AWS
12 853 (14.82%) Banking
13 847 (14.72%) TDD
14 815 (14.16%) CSS
15 787 (13.67%) Scrum
16 779 (13.53%) Linux
17 773 (13.43%) Degree
18 738 (12.82%) DevOps
19 733 (12.73%) SQL Server
20 692 (12.02%) Software Engineering
21 635 (11.03%) Microservices
22 610 (10.60%) Test Automation
23 600 (10.42%) MVC
24 567 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
25 563 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
26 546 (9.49%) Docker
27 538 (9.35%) Git (software)
28 487 (8.46%) Spring
29 485 (8.43%) Greenfield Project
30 479 (8.32%) ASP.NET

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
1 161 (2.80%) Apache Spark
2 105 (1.82%) Apache
3 89 (1.55%) Confluence
4 83 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
4 83 (1.44%) Tomcat
5 63 (1.09%) JBoss
6 61 (1.06%) IIS
7 55 (0.96%) Ethereum
8 47 (0.82%) CMS
9 46 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 40 (0.69%) WebLogic
11 33 (0.57%) WebSphere
12 32 (0.56%) NServiceBus
13 26 (0.45%) SAS
14 22 (0.38%) Apache Solr
15 21 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
16 18 (0.31%) OpenStack
17 17 (0.30%) WordPress
18 16 (0.28%) Apache Pig
19 14 (0.24%) nginx
Applications
1 108 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 74 (1.29%) Microsoft Office
3 45 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 31 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 28 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
5 28 (0.49%) Photoshop
6 22 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 20 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
8 11 (0.19%) InVision
8 11 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
9 9 (0.16%) Chatbot
10 4 (0.069%) Mingle
10 4 (0.069%) SPSS
11 3 (0.052%) RoboHelp
11 3 (0.052%) Stata
12 2 (0.035%) InDesign
13 1 (0.017%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 49 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
2 29 (0.50%) Distributed Ledger
3 28 (0.49%) Ripple
4 17 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.087%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.087%) Siebel CRM
7 4 (0.069%) Advent Geneva
7 4 (0.069%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.069%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.069%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (0.069%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.069%) Sentinel
7 4 (0.069%) Tradar
8 3 (0.052%) BASE24
8 3 (0.052%) Magento
8 3 (0.052%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.052%) Ripple XRP
8 3 (0.052%) Summit
8 3 (0.052%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 855 (14.85%) Amazon AWS
2 563 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 210 (3.65%) SaaS
4 130 (2.26%) GitHub
5 95 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
6 74 (1.29%) Serverless
7 61 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
8 58 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
9 55 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
10 54 (0.94%) OpenShift
11 46 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
12 44 (0.76%) Office 365
13 40 (0.69%) PaaS
14 39 (0.68%) Amazon S3
15 32 (0.56%) IaaS
16 22 (0.38%) Trello
17 21 (0.36%) Amazon Kinesis
17 21 (0.36%) Slack
18 17 (0.30%) CloudFront
19 15 (0.26%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 136 (2.36%) Firewall
2 67 (1.16%) DNS
3 65 (1.13%) Internet
4 64 (1.11%) TCP/IP
5 57 (0.99%) HTTP
6 55 (0.96%) Network Security
7 38 (0.66%) BGP
7 38 (0.66%) VPN
8 30 (0.52%) Multicast
9 28 (0.49%) OSPF
10 27 (0.47%) FIX Connectivity
11 25 (0.43%) LAN
11 25 (0.43%) VLAN
12 24 (0.42%) DHCP
12 24 (0.42%) NFC
13 23 (0.40%) AMQP
14 22 (0.38%) WAN
15 21 (0.36%) EIGRP
16 18 (0.31%) Kerberos
16 18 (0.31%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 733 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 342 (5.94%) NoSQL
3 335 (5.82%) Big Data
4 324 (5.63%) MongoDB
5 323 (5.61%) Blockchain
6 299 (5.19%) MySQL
7 237 (4.12%) Relational Database
8 225 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
9 205 (3.56%) Hadoop
10 184 (3.20%) SQL Server 2016
11 124 (2.15%) RDBMS
12 116 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 110 (1.91%) RavenDB
14 104 (1.81%) Apache Hive
15 103 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
16 94 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 80 (1.39%) Redis
18 78 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
19 62 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 55 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 538 (9.35%) Git (software)
2 330 (5.73%) Jenkins
3 277 (4.81%) JIRA
4 267 (4.64%) Selenium
5 169 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 156 (2.71%) Maven
7 112 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
8 111 (1.93%) JUnit
9 106 (1.84%) Octopus Deploy
10 105 (1.82%) TeamCity
11 96 (1.67%) WebDriver
12 92 (1.60%) Gradle
13 80 (1.39%) Visual Studio
14 76 (1.32%) SpecFlow
15 67 (1.16%) Subversion
16 65 (1.13%) Appium
17 59 (1.03%) Xcode
18 53 (0.92%) NUnit
19 49 (0.85%) gulp
20 46 (0.80%) webpack
General
1 3,118 (54.17%) Finance
2 853 (14.82%) Banking
3 226 (3.93%) Investment Banking
4 181 (3.14%) Retail
5 166 (2.88%) Marketing
6 126 (2.19%) Financial Institution
7 122 (2.12%) Advertising
8 106 (1.84%) Games
9 105 (1.82%) Retail Banking
10 103 (1.79%) Front Office
11 99 (1.72%) Telecoms
12 77 (1.34%) Law
13 63 (1.09%) Back Office
14 57 (0.99%) Legal
15 41 (0.71%) Electronics
16 31 (0.54%) Publishing
17 25 (0.43%) Manufacturing
18 18 (0.31%) Prime Brokerage
19 15 (0.26%) Spanish Language
20 14 (0.24%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 2,550 (44.30%) Developer
2 745 (12.94%) Java Developer
3 529 (9.19%) Senior Developer
4 452 (7.85%) Analyst
5 450 (7.82%) .NET Developer
6 309 (5.37%) C# Developer
7 285 (4.95%) Java Developer - Fintech
8 240 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
9 225 (3.91%) Software Engineer
10 223 (3.87%) DevOps Engineer
11 194 (3.37%) .NET Developer - Fintech
12 188 (3.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 186 (3.23%) Consultant
14 182 (3.16%) Architect
15 172 (2.99%) JavaScript Developer
16 167 (2.90%) C# .NET Developer
16 167 (2.90%) Full Stack Developer
17 157 (2.73%) Project Manager
18 152 (2.64%) Business Analyst
19 147 (2.55%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 918 (15.95%) .NET
2 882 (15.32%) HTML
3 874 (15.18%) AngularJS
4 815 (14.16%) CSS
5 487 (8.46%) Spring
6 479 (8.32%) ASP.NET
7 462 (8.03%) React
8 449 (7.80%) Web Services
9 407 (7.07%) HTML5
10 382 (6.64%) RESTful
11 362 (6.29%) jQuery
12 344 (5.98%) ASP.NET MVC
13 341 (5.92%) Node.js
14 325 (5.65%) .NET Framework
15 321 (5.58%) REST
16 316 (5.49%) CSS3
17 260 (4.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 202 (3.51%) XML
19 190 (3.30%) Kafka
20 189 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 567 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
2 485 (8.43%) Greenfield Project
3 478 (8.30%) Computer Science
4 393 (6.83%) User Experience
5 247 (4.29%) Hedge funds
6 216 (3.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 176 (3.06%) Mobile App
8 171 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
9 160 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
10 157 (2.73%) Algorithms
11 107 (1.86%) Fixed Income
12 83 (1.44%) Equities
13 78 (1.36%) Bitcoin
14 73 (1.27%) Derivative
15 68 (1.18%) Management Information System
16 67 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
17 65 (1.13%) Data Structures
18 59 (1.03%) Data Centre
19 57 (0.99%) Public Cloud
20 50 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 779 (13.53%) Linux
2 334 (5.80%) Windows
3 243 (4.22%) Unix
4 227 (3.94%) Android
5 197 (3.42%) Apple iOS
6 76 (1.32%) Windows Server
7 36 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (0.59%) CentOS
9 29 (0.50%) Mac OS
10 20 (0.35%) Solaris
11 18 (0.31%) Ubuntu
12 16 (0.28%) Windows 10
12 16 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (0.26%) Debian
14 14 (0.24%) Mac OS X
15 12 (0.21%) VMS
16 11 (0.19%) Windows 7
17 9 (0.16%) AIX
17 9 (0.16%) Fedora
17 9 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,466 (42.84%) Agile Software Development
2 847 (14.72%) TDD
3 787 (13.67%) Scrum
4 738 (12.82%) DevOps
5 692 (12.02%) Software Engineering
6 635 (11.03%) Microservices
7 610 (10.60%) Test Automation
8 600 (10.42%) MVC
9 464 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
10 437 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
11 389 (6.76%) Analytics
12 352 (6.12%) Machine Learning
13 312 (5.42%) BDD
14 307 (5.33%) Front End Development
15 305 (5.30%) OO
16 293 (5.09%) Project Management
17 292 (5.07%) Mathematics
18 290 (5.04%) Mentoring
19 282 (4.90%) Stakeholder Management
19 282 (4.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1,729 (30.04%) Java
2 1,328 (23.07%) SQL
3 1,185 (20.59%) JavaScript
4 1,036 (18.00%) C#
5 1,010 (17.55%) Python
6 329 (5.72%) Ruby
7 308 (5.35%) Java 8
8 293 (5.09%) C++
9 291 (5.06%) Scala
10 242 (4.20%) PHP
11 164 (2.85%) TypeScript
12 160 (2.78%) T-SQL
13 154 (2.68%) Bash Shell
14 140 (2.43%) C
15 127 (2.21%) R
16 126 (2.19%) Go
17 122 (2.12%) PowerShell
18 116 (2.02%) ES6
19 102 (1.77%) Perl
20 98 (1.70%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 773 (13.43%) Degree
2 185 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 90 (1.56%) CISSP
4 77 (1.34%) PhD
5 62 (1.08%) Numerate Degree
6 52 (0.90%) Master's Degree
7 38 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
8 36 (0.63%) PMP
9 35 (0.61%) PMI Certification
10 32 (0.56%) ISEB
11 30 (0.52%) ISTQB
12 28 (0.49%) CEH
12 28 (0.49%) CISA
13 26 (0.45%) CCNA
14 25 (0.43%) OSCP
15 22 (0.38%) CISM
15 22 (0.38%) CREST Certified
16 18 (0.31%) CCNP
17 17 (0.30%) DBS Check
18 16 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 451 (7.84%) QA
2 159 (2.76%) PCI DSS
3 85 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (0.63%) GCP
5 34 (0.59%) SLA
6 32 (0.56%) MiFID
7 29 (0.50%) Data Quality
8 28 (0.49%) GDPR
9 27 (0.47%) PSD2
10 18 (0.31%) SEPA
11 14 (0.24%) PMO
12 11 (0.19%) COBIT
13 10 (0.17%) EMIR
13 10 (0.17%) ISAE 3402
14 9 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
15 7 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 6 (0.10%) BS7799
16 6 (0.10%) ISO 9001
17 5 (0.087%) SSAE 16
18 4 (0.069%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 546 (9.49%) Docker
2 94 (1.63%) Active Directory
3 66 (1.15%) HDFS
4 55 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (0.28%) Hyper-V
6 15 (0.26%) Apache Flume
7 12 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 10 (0.17%) iptables
9 8 (0.14%) Xen
10 7 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (0.087%) Virtual Desktop
13 4 (0.069%) GridGain
13 4 (0.069%) Squid
13 4 (0.069%) VirtualBox
13 4 (0.069%) XenServer
14 3 (0.052%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.035%) LXC
16 1 (0.017%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 279 (4.85%) Ansible
2 277 (4.81%) Kubernetes
3 186 (3.23%) Puppet
4 163 (2.83%) Terraform
5 159 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
6 40 (0.69%) Nagios
7 35 (0.61%) Salt
8 34 (0.59%) Oozie
9 31 (0.54%) Nessus
10 25 (0.43%) logstash
11 22 (0.38%) Ambari
12 20 (0.35%) Grafana
13 19 (0.33%) ZABBIX
14 18 (0.31%) Consul
15 17 (0.30%) QRadar
16 16 (0.28%) HockeyApp
16 16 (0.28%) Packer
17 15 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
18 14 (0.24%) Capistrano
18 14 (0.24%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 386 (6.71%) Microsoft
2 287 (4.99%) Oracle
3 286 (4.97%) WorldPay
4 169 (2.94%) Google
5 84 (1.46%) VMware
6 75 (1.30%) Cisco
7 73 (1.27%) Splunk
8 70 (1.22%) Tableau
9 65 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
10 62 (1.08%) Red Hat
11 45 (0.78%) Hortonworks
12 41 (0.71%) Adobe
13 39 (0.68%) SAP
13 39 (0.68%) TIBCO
14 38 (0.66%) Qualys
14 38 (0.66%) Zend
15 31 (0.54%) IBM
15 31 (0.54%) Sybase
16 30 (0.52%) Xamarin
17 29 (0.50%) Atlassian