Period
to 26 October 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 26 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (FinTech)
UK > England
6 months to
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 42 65 83
Rank change year-on-year +23 +18 +52
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 2,527 5,247 5,672
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 5.59% 4.17% 3.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.04% 4.53% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,592 4,903 5,171
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,575 £37,500 £37,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £96,250 £95,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%

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 41,863 115,921 141,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.53% 92.23% 91.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34,758 92,312 113,293
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,500 £30,000 £29,450
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in England

Fintech
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Fintech in England.

Salary trend for Fintech in England

Fintech
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Fintech in England over the 6 months to 26 October 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 26 October 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 +12 1,956 £72,500 +3.57% 415
South East +61 204 £60,000 +4.35% 27
North of England +21 127 £55,000 +4.76% 98
Midlands +122 125 £52,500 +23.53% 16
West Midlands +113 110 £52,500 +23.53% 6
North West +18 81 £55,000 -4.35% 42
South West +1 76 £47,000 +4.44% 14
Yorkshire +51 33 £45,000 -7.69% 46
East of England +75 18 £75,000 +25.00% 12
East Midlands +67 15 £91,000 +114.12% 10
North East +20 13 £45,000 -3.23% 10
Fintech
UK

For the 6 months to 26 October 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 1,175 (46.50%) Finance
2 1,010 (39.97%) Agile Software Development
3 899 (35.58%) AWS
4 711 (28.14%) Python
5 692 (27.38%) DevOps
6 658 (26.04%) JavaScript
7 601 (23.78%) C#
8 581 (22.99%) Java
9 558 (22.08%) Azure
10 522 (20.66%) .NET
11 499 (19.75%) Microservices
12 428 (16.94%) Software Engineering
13 418 (16.54%) SQL
14 414 (16.38%) Kubernetes
15 402 (15.91%) Docker
16 367 (14.52%) React
17 336 (13.30%) TDD
18 333 (13.18%) AngularJS
19 323 (12.78%) .NET Core
20 313 (12.39%) Banking
21 300 (11.87%) Test Automation
22 294 (11.63%) Web Services
23 283 (11.20%) Scrum
24 260 (10.29%) GCP
25 256 (10.13%) Degree
26 245 (9.70%) CSS
27 243 (9.62%) HTML
28 234 (9.26%) Node.js
28 234 (9.26%) Vue.js
29 229 (9.06%) Linux

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 78 (3.09%) Confluence
2 55 (2.18%) IIS
3 48 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
4 38 (1.50%) Apache Spark
5 33 (1.31%) Tomcat
6 29 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
7 18 (0.71%) Apache
7 18 (0.71%) NServiceBus
7 18 (0.71%) WebSphere
8 17 (0.67%) WebLogic
9 16 (0.63%) Ethereum
9 16 (0.63%) OpenStack
10 11 (0.44%) Skype for Business
11 10 (0.40%) SharePoint
12 7 (0.28%) MS Exchange
13 6 (0.24%) CloudStack
14 5 (0.20%) Apache Airflow
14 5 (0.20%) CMS
14 5 (0.20%) GeoServer
14 5 (0.20%) nginx
Applications
1 26 (1.03%) Figma
2 23 (0.91%) Sketch
3 19 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (0.51%) InVision
5 12 (0.47%) Adobe XD
6 9 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
7 8 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.28%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.12%) UXPin
10 3 (0.12%) Zeplin
11 2 (0.079%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 1 (0.040%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (0.55%) Sentinel
2 12 (0.47%) Distributed Ledger
3 6 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.24%) IntelliMatch
3 6 (0.24%) Quorum
4 5 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.16%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.040%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.040%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.040%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.040%) Shopify
6 1 (0.040%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 899 (35.58%) AWS
2 558 (22.08%) Azure
3 260 (10.29%) GCP
4 214 (8.47%) SaaS
5 171 (6.77%) Serverless
6 128 (5.07%) AWS Lambda
7 84 (3.32%) PaaS
8 67 (2.65%) AWS CloudFormation
8 67 (2.65%) Office 365
9 56 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
9 56 (2.22%) IaaS
10 52 (2.06%) GitHub
11 47 (1.86%) Power Platform
12 41 (1.62%) Slack
13 40 (1.58%) Amazon S3
14 38 (1.50%) OpenShift
15 36 (1.42%) Amazon SQS
16 28 (1.11%) AWS CodeDeploy
16 28 (1.11%) Azure Data Factory
17 27 (1.07%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 42 (1.66%) TCP/IP
2 39 (1.54%) Firewall
3 27 (1.07%) DNS
4 21 (0.83%) Skype
5 20 (0.79%) Network Security
5 20 (0.79%) VPN
6 8 (0.32%) Internet
6 8 (0.32%) WAN
7 7 (0.28%) LAN
7 7 (0.28%) Unified Communications
8 6 (0.24%) IPsec
8 6 (0.24%) Kerberos
9 5 (0.20%) Parlay
10 4 (0.16%) HTTP
10 4 (0.16%) NetScaler
10 4 (0.16%) SAN
11 3 (0.12%) Wireless
12 2 (0.079%) BGP
12 2 (0.079%) OSPF
12 2 (0.079%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (8.90%) SQL Server
2 150 (5.94%) MongoDB
3 139 (5.50%) NoSQL
4 95 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
5 81 (3.21%) Big Data
6 77 (3.05%) MySQL
7 58 (2.30%) Relational Database
8 55 (2.18%) Blockchain
9 50 (1.98%) Redis
10 45 (1.78%) Power BI
11 44 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
12 40 (1.58%) Azure SQL Database
13 39 (1.54%) Data Lake
14 35 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 26 (1.03%) BigQuery
16 24 (0.95%) Looker
17 23 (0.91%) Snowflake Schema
18 21 (0.83%) Amazon Redshift
19 20 (0.79%) Hadoop
20 17 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 210 (8.31%) Git (software)
2 187 (7.40%) Jenkins
3 127 (5.03%) Selenium
4 121 (4.79%) JIRA
5 83 (3.28%) TeamCity
6 64 (2.53%) Cucumber
7 50 (1.98%) Cypress.io
8 48 (1.90%) SpecFlow
9 44 (1.74%) JUnit
9 44 (1.74%) webpack
10 43 (1.70%) GitLab
10 43 (1.70%) Octopus Deploy
11 29 (1.15%) WebDriver
12 21 (0.83%) SonarQube
13 19 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 19 (0.75%) Maven
13 19 (0.75%) Postman
13 19 (0.75%) Visual Studio
14 17 (0.67%) Mocha
15 16 (0.63%) Protractor
General
1 1,175 (46.50%) Finance
2 313 (12.39%) Banking
3 154 (6.09%) Front Office
4 55 (2.18%) Marketing
5 53 (2.10%) Investment Banking
6 50 (1.98%) Financial Institution
7 43 (1.70%) Retail
8 41 (1.62%) Law
9 39 (1.54%) Games
10 22 (0.87%) Retail Banking
11 21 (0.83%) Advertising
12 20 (0.79%) Legal
13 19 (0.75%) Back Office
14 16 (0.63%) Public Sector
15 14 (0.55%) Telecoms
16 13 (0.51%) Electronics
16 13 (0.51%) Manufacturing
17 8 (0.32%) French Language
18 7 (0.28%) Mandarin Language
19 5 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 968 (38.31%) Developer
2 229 (9.06%) DevOps Engineer
3 222 (8.79%) AWS Engineer
4 208 (8.23%) Software Engineer
5 181 (7.16%) Senior Developer
6 163 (6.45%) Python Developer
7 160 (6.33%) Java Developer
8 151 (5.98%) .NET Developer
9 145 (5.74%) Python Engineer
10 130 (5.14%) C# Developer
11 114 (4.51%) Full Stack Developer
12 108 (4.27%) AWS Software Engineer
13 106 (4.19%) AWS Developer
14 100 (3.96%) AWS DevOps
15 99 (3.92%) Software Developer
16 98 (3.88%) Architect
17 97 (3.84%) Analyst
18 85 (3.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
19 83 (3.28%) Lead Developer
20 78 (3.09%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 522 (20.66%) .NET
2 367 (14.52%) React
3 333 (13.18%) AngularJS
4 323 (12.78%) .NET Core
5 294 (11.63%) Web Services
6 245 (9.70%) CSS
7 243 (9.62%) HTML
8 234 (9.26%) Node.js
8 234 (9.26%) Vue.js
9 214 (8.47%) ASP.NET
10 196 (7.76%) REST
11 129 (5.10%) Kafka
12 128 (5.07%) Spring
13 108 (4.27%) XML
14 105 (4.16%) .NET Framework
15 103 (4.08%) RESTful
16 100 (3.96%) Redux
17 95 (3.76%) ASP.NET Core
18 87 (3.44%) JSON
19 81 (3.21%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 194 (7.68%) Greenfield Project
2 174 (6.89%) Hedge funds
3 167 (6.61%) Fixed Income
4 165 (6.53%) Derivative
5 131 (5.18%) User Experience
6 122 (4.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 104 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
8 76 (3.01%) Cloud Native
9 73 (2.89%) Equities
10 62 (2.45%) Algorithms
11 55 (2.18%) Public Cloud
12 52 (2.06%) Mobile App
13 38 (1.50%) Data Structures
14 34 (1.35%) Data Centre
15 32 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
16 28 (1.11%) Virtual Team
17 21 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
18 20 (0.79%) Management Information System
19 10 (0.40%) Credit Risk
20 9 (0.36%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 229 (9.06%) Linux
2 163 (6.45%) Windows
3 78 (3.09%) Windows Server
4 43 (1.70%) Unix
5 29 (1.15%) Apple iOS
6 25 (0.99%) Android
7 23 (0.91%) CentOS
7 23 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (0.87%) Ubuntu
8 22 (0.87%) Windows 10
9 15 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (0.40%) Fedora
11 10 (0.40%) Windows Server 2016
12 6 (0.24%) Windows Server 2019
13 5 (0.20%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.079%) VMS
15 1 (0.040%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,010 (39.97%) Agile Software Development
2 692 (27.38%) DevOps
3 499 (19.75%) Microservices
4 428 (16.94%) Software Engineering
5 336 (13.30%) TDD
6 300 (11.87%) Test Automation
7 283 (11.20%) Scrum
8 210 (8.31%) Asset Management
9 189 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
10 182 (7.20%) Mentoring
11 175 (6.93%) BDD
12 172 (6.81%) Computer Science
13 148 (5.86%) Analytics
14 141 (5.58%) SDLC
15 139 (5.50%) Investment Management
16 136 (5.38%) Machine Learning
17 129 (5.10%) Problem-Solving
18 126 (4.99%) Migration
19 124 (4.91%) Artificial Intelligence
20 117 (4.63%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 711 (28.14%) Python
2 658 (26.04%) JavaScript
3 601 (23.78%) C#
4 581 (22.99%) Java
5 418 (16.54%) SQL
6 191 (7.56%) TypeScript
7 138 (5.46%) PowerShell
8 104 (4.12%) Go
9 74 (2.93%) Bash Shell
10 73 (2.89%) C++
11 67 (2.65%) T-SQL
12 54 (2.14%) Ruby
13 52 (2.06%) Scala
14 46 (1.82%) Kotlin
15 42 (1.66%) ES6
15 42 (1.66%) PHP
16 37 (1.46%) Java 8
17 32 (1.27%) VB.NET
18 30 (1.19%) R
19 24 (0.95%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 256 (10.13%) Degree
2 82 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (0.71%) ISEB
4 17 (0.67%) Master's Degree
5 15 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (0.55%) AWS Certification
6 14 (0.55%) PhD
7 12 (0.47%) ISTQB
8 10 (0.40%) CISSP
9 9 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
10 7 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.24%) CISM
11 6 (0.24%) MCSE
11 6 (0.24%) OSCE
12 5 (0.20%) CCNA
12 5 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.20%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.16%) CBAP
13 4 (0.16%) IIBA
13 4 (0.16%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 196 (7.76%) QA
2 25 (0.99%) PCI DSS
3 22 (0.87%) GDPR
4 19 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.59%) SLA
6 10 (0.40%) PSD2
7 6 (0.24%) PMO
7 6 (0.24%) SEPA
8 5 (0.20%) NIST
9 4 (0.16%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.12%) COBIT
10 3 (0.12%) EMIR
10 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.079%) ISO 20022
11 2 (0.079%) MiFID
12 1 (0.040%) BS7799
12 1 (0.040%) GLBA
12 1 (0.040%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.040%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 402 (15.91%) Docker
2 80 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 20 (0.79%) Hyper-V
3 20 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.16%) LXC
6 4 (0.16%) XenApp
7 3 (0.12%) Xen
7 3 (0.12%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.079%) DFS Replication
8 2 (0.079%) Firmware
8 2 (0.079%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.079%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.040%) NFS
9 1 (0.040%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 414 (16.38%) Kubernetes
2 189 (7.48%) Terraform
3 147 (5.82%) Ansible
4 119 (4.71%) Puppet
5 97 (3.84%) Opscode Chef
6 46 (1.82%) SCCM
7 40 (1.58%) Prometheus
8 33 (1.31%) Grafana
9 31 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
10 17 (0.67%) SCVMM
11 13 (0.51%) Istio
12 11 (0.44%) Kibana
13 10 (0.40%) Packer
13 10 (0.40%) Salt
14 8 (0.32%) Docker Swarm
14 8 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
15 6 (0.24%) Failover Clustering
15 6 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
15 6 (0.24%) Nagios
16 5 (0.20%) Mesos
Vendors
1 179 (7.08%) Microsoft
2 96 (3.80%) Google
3 40 (1.58%) Atlassian
4 39 (1.54%) Red Hat
5 37 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
6 35 (1.39%) Oracle
7 29 (1.15%) Splunk
8 28 (1.11%) SAP
9 22 (0.87%) Adobe
10 19 (0.75%) VMware
11 17 (0.67%) IBM
12 14 (0.55%) Cisco
12 14 (0.55%) New Relic
13 12 (0.47%) Citrix
14 10 (0.40%) Cadence
14 10 (0.40%) Databricks
15 8 (0.32%) Rackspace
16 7 (0.28%) Ivanti
17 5 (0.20%) CrowdStrike
17 5 (0.20%) HP