Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
UK > England
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 158 285
Rank change year-on-year +62 +127 +370
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 5,462 3,480 2,237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.39% 2.17% 1.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.87% 5.07% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4,490 3,083 1,820
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £91,250 £86,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

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 69,430 68,663 83,055
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.14% 42.72% 43.94%
Number of salaries quoted 54,509 55,763 68,201
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,125 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +6.52%

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 20 May 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 20 May 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 +36 4,203 £65,000 - 597
South East +115 371 £45,000 -13.46% 43
East of England +112 290 £67,500 +50.00% 21
North of England +58 246 £45,000 +12.50% 53
Midlands +31 190 £50,000 - 15
North West +110 180 £45,000 - 41
South West +80 153 £45,000 - 26
West Midlands +44 115 £55,000 +4.76% 8
East Midlands +11 75 £47,500 - 7
Yorkshire -46 42 £45,000 +12.50% 10
North East +6 24 £29,000 -42.00% 2
Fintech
UK

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 2,939 (53.81%) Finance
2 2,423 (44.36%) Agile Software Development
3 1,699 (31.11%) Java
4 1,253 (22.94%) SQL
5 1,208 (22.12%) JavaScript
6 986 (18.05%) Python
7 955 (17.48%) C#
8 930 (17.03%) .NET
9 910 (16.66%) AngularJS
10 844 (15.45%) HTML
11 828 (15.16%) Banking
12 818 (14.98%) CSS
13 815 (14.92%) TDD
14 757 (13.86%) Amazon AWS
15 739 (13.53%) Linux
15 739 (13.53%) Scrum
16 698 (12.78%) Degree
17 690 (12.63%) DevOps
18 686 (12.56%) SQL Server
19 598 (10.95%) Software Engineering
20 555 (10.16%) Test Automation
21 551 (10.09%) MVC
22 543 (9.94%) Microservices
23 521 (9.54%) Git (software)
24 501 (9.17%) Spring
25 485 (8.88%) Computer Science
25 485 (8.88%) Microsoft Azure
26 476 (8.71%) Docker
27 475 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
28 470 (8.60%) Problem-Solving

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
1 142 (2.60%) Apache Spark
2 103 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 100 (1.83%) Apache
4 94 (1.72%) Confluence
5 91 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
6 51 (0.93%) CMS
7 49 (0.90%) JBoss
8 48 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 46 (0.84%) Ethereum
10 45 (0.82%) IIS
11 36 (0.66%) WebSphere
12 35 (0.64%) WebLogic
13 27 (0.49%) WordPress
14 26 (0.48%) Apache Solr
15 25 (0.46%) NServiceBus
16 24 (0.44%) nginx
17 23 (0.42%) SAS
18 17 (0.31%) OpenStack
19 15 (0.27%) SharePoint
20 14 (0.26%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 87 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 67 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
3 33 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 32 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 31 (0.57%) Photoshop
6 26 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 22 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
8 14 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
9 13 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
10 10 (0.18%) Chatbot
10 10 (0.18%) InVision
11 8 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
12 4 (0.073%) Mingle
13 1 (0.018%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.018%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 63 (1.15%) Payment Gateway
2 36 (0.66%) Distributed Ledger
3 20 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (0.37%) Ripple
4 16 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.16%) RMDS
6 5 (0.092%) Ripple XRP
7 4 (0.073%) Advent Geneva
7 4 (0.073%) HFM
7 4 (0.073%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.073%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.073%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.073%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 4 (0.073%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 4 (0.073%) Sentinel
7 4 (0.073%) Siebel CRM
7 4 (0.073%) Tradar
8 3 (0.055%) BASE24
8 3 (0.055%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.055%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 757 (13.86%) Amazon AWS
2 485 (8.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 188 (3.44%) SaaS
4 180 (3.30%) GitHub
5 89 (1.63%) OpenShift
6 67 (1.23%) Serverless
7 52 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
8 51 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
9 49 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
10 47 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
11 40 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
12 33 (0.60%) Office 365
13 32 (0.59%) IaaS
14 31 (0.57%) Amazon S3
15 27 (0.49%) Slack
16 24 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 22 (0.40%) PaaS
18 21 (0.38%) Trello
19 18 (0.33%) CloudFront
20 16 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 122 (2.23%) Firewall
2 84 (1.54%) Internet
3 62 (1.14%) DNS
4 53 (0.97%) HTTP
5 47 (0.86%) Network Security
6 44 (0.81%) TCP/IP
7 31 (0.57%) VPN
8 30 (0.55%) BGP
8 30 (0.55%) FIX Connectivity
9 25 (0.46%) Multicast
10 23 (0.42%) DSL
10 23 (0.42%) OSPF
11 22 (0.40%) AMQP
12 21 (0.38%) DHCP
13 19 (0.35%) Kerberos
13 19 (0.35%) LAN
14 18 (0.33%) Value-Added Service
15 17 (0.31%) VLAN
16 14 (0.26%) Intrusion Detection
16 14 (0.26%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 686 (12.56%) SQL Server
2 335 (6.13%) MongoDB
3 324 (5.93%) Big Data
4 321 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 315 (5.77%) MySQL
6 272 (4.98%) Blockchain
7 241 (4.41%) Relational Database
8 235 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
9 200 (3.66%) SQL Server 2016
10 177 (3.24%) Hadoop
11 134 (2.45%) RavenDB
12 125 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
13 108 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 105 (1.92%) RDBMS
15 98 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 97 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
17 91 (1.67%) Apache Hive
18 82 (1.50%) Redis
19 63 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 57 (1.04%) HBase
Development Applications
1 521 (9.54%) Git (software)
2 358 (6.55%) Jenkins
3 292 (5.35%) JIRA
4 234 (4.28%) Selenium
5 211 (3.86%) Cucumber
6 179 (3.28%) Maven
7 99 (1.81%) JUnit
7 99 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 76 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
8 76 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
9 74 (1.35%) Gradle
9 74 (1.35%) TeamCity
10 72 (1.32%) WebDriver
11 71 (1.30%) Visual Studio
12 66 (1.21%) Appium
13 55 (1.01%) Subversion
14 53 (0.97%) Xcode
15 45 (0.82%) NUnit
16 44 (0.81%) webpack
17 43 (0.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 2,939 (53.81%) Finance
2 828 (15.16%) Banking
3 187 (3.42%) Investment Banking
4 164 (3.00%) Retail
5 156 (2.86%) Marketing
6 128 (2.34%) Financial Institution
7 113 (2.07%) Games
8 107 (1.96%) Advertising
9 100 (1.83%) Retail Banking
10 82 (1.50%) Telecoms
11 73 (1.34%) Front Office
12 62 (1.14%) Law
13 60 (1.10%) Back Office
14 55 (1.01%) Legal
15 26 (0.48%) Electronics
16 21 (0.38%) Manufacturing
17 19 (0.35%) Publishing
18 18 (0.33%) Prime Brokerage
19 17 (0.31%) International Banking
20 14 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2,506 (45.88%) Developer
2 720 (13.18%) Java Developer
3 484 (8.86%) Senior Developer
4 457 (8.37%) .NET Developer
5 389 (7.12%) Analyst
6 304 (5.57%) C# Developer
7 291 (5.33%) Java Developer - Fintech
8 219 (4.01%) Software Engineer
9 216 (3.95%) .NET Developer - Fintech
10 214 (3.92%) Senior Java Developer
11 207 (3.79%) DevOps Engineer
12 184 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
13 183 (3.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 182 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
15 163 (2.98%) Full Stack Developer
16 157 (2.87%) Architect
17 145 (2.65%) Junior
18 143 (2.62%) Consultant
19 138 (2.53%) Business Analyst
20 134 (2.45%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 930 (17.03%) .NET
2 910 (16.66%) AngularJS
3 844 (15.45%) HTML
4 818 (14.98%) CSS
5 501 (9.17%) Spring
6 459 (8.40%) React
7 443 (8.11%) ASP.NET
8 419 (7.67%) Web Services
9 410 (7.51%) HTML5
10 364 (6.66%) Node.js
11 363 (6.65%) RESTful
12 349 (6.39%) .NET Framework
13 332 (6.08%) jQuery
14 319 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC
15 318 (5.82%) CSS3
16 315 (5.77%) REST
17 252 (4.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 197 (3.61%) XML
19 174 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web API
20 169 (3.09%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 485 (8.88%) Computer Science
2 475 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 469 (8.59%) Greenfield Project
4 367 (6.72%) User Experience
5 241 (4.41%) Hedge funds
6 183 (3.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 160 (2.93%) Algorithms
8 147 (2.69%) Self-Motivation
9 144 (2.64%) Mobile App
10 139 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
11 92 (1.68%) Public Cloud
12 89 (1.63%) Private Cloud
13 88 (1.61%) Fixed Income
14 69 (1.26%) Data Structures
15 68 (1.24%) Data Centre
16 66 (1.21%) Equities
17 65 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
18 64 (1.17%) Bitcoin
19 54 (0.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
20 53 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 739 (13.53%) Linux
2 302 (5.53%) Windows
3 281 (5.14%) Unix
4 249 (4.56%) Android
5 234 (4.28%) Apple iOS
6 71 (1.30%) Windows Server
7 36 (0.66%) Mac OS
8 25 (0.46%) CentOS
8 25 (0.46%) Solaris
9 22 (0.40%) Ubuntu
10 20 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (0.37%) Windows 7
11 16 (0.29%) Mac OS X
12 15 (0.27%) Debian
13 14 (0.26%) Windows 10
14 13 (0.24%) VMS
15 11 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (0.18%) Windows 8
17 7 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
18 4 (0.073%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,423 (44.36%) Agile Software Development
2 815 (14.92%) TDD
3 739 (13.53%) Scrum
4 690 (12.63%) DevOps
5 598 (10.95%) Software Engineering
6 555 (10.16%) Test Automation
7 551 (10.09%) MVC
8 543 (9.94%) Microservices
9 470 (8.60%) Problem-Solving
10 405 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
11 390 (7.14%) Analytics
12 332 (6.08%) BDD
13 320 (5.86%) Front End Development
14 319 (5.84%) Machine Learning
15 318 (5.82%) OO
16 288 (5.27%) Mentoring
17 280 (5.13%) Project Management
18 269 (4.92%) Web Development
19 266 (4.87%) Wealth Management
20 263 (4.82%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1,699 (31.11%) Java
2 1,253 (22.94%) SQL
3 1,208 (22.12%) JavaScript
4 986 (18.05%) Python
5 955 (17.48%) C#
6 369 (6.76%) Scala
7 353 (6.46%) Ruby
8 310 (5.68%) Java 8
9 270 (4.94%) C++
10 254 (4.65%) PHP
11 177 (3.24%) T-SQL
12 142 (2.60%) Bash Shell
13 137 (2.51%) TypeScript
14 124 (2.27%) PowerShell
15 112 (2.05%) R
16 105 (1.92%) Perl
17 101 (1.85%) Go
18 99 (1.81%) ES6
19 98 (1.79%) Shell Script
20 88 (1.61%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 698 (12.78%) Degree
2 184 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 77 (1.41%) CISSP
4 71 (1.30%) PhD
5 49 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
6 34 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (0.60%) ISTQB
8 32 (0.59%) ISEB
9 28 (0.51%) Master's Degree
10 27 (0.49%) PMI Certification
11 26 (0.48%) PMP
12 24 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 22 (0.40%) CCNA
13 22 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
14 18 (0.33%) CCNP
15 17 (0.31%) CISA
15 17 (0.31%) CISM
15 17 (0.31%) Security Cleared
16 16 (0.29%) CEH
17 15 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 378 (6.92%) QA
2 156 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 87 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 41 (0.75%) SLA
5 36 (0.66%) MiFID
6 35 (0.64%) GDPR
7 30 (0.55%) PSD2
8 22 (0.40%) Data Quality
9 19 (0.35%) SEPA
10 18 (0.33%) ISO 9001
11 17 (0.31%) GCP
12 12 (0.22%) PMO
13 11 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 10 (0.18%) COBIT
15 8 (0.15%) BS7799
16 6 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
17 5 (0.092%) PA-DSS
18 4 (0.073%) ISAE 3402
18 4 (0.073%) ISO 20022
18 4 (0.073%) SAS 70
System Software
1 476 (8.71%) Docker
2 73 (1.34%) Active Directory
3 61 (1.12%) HDFS
4 36 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (0.33%) Hyper-V
6 17 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (0.22%) Apache Flume
8 11 (0.20%) iptables
9 10 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 6 (0.11%) Squid
10 6 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.11%) Xen
11 5 (0.092%) Snort
12 4 (0.073%) GridGain
12 4 (0.073%) XenServer
13 3 (0.055%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.037%) LXC
15 1 (0.018%) KVM
15 1 (0.018%) RHEV
15 1 (0.018%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 270 (4.94%) Ansible
2 214 (3.92%) Kubernetes
3 200 (3.66%) Puppet
4 162 (2.97%) Terraform
5 139 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
6 49 (0.90%) Nagios
7 34 (0.62%) Nessus
8 27 (0.49%) Oozie
9 23 (0.42%) Packer
10 22 (0.40%) Ambari
11 21 (0.38%) logstash
12 19 (0.35%) HockeyApp
13 17 (0.31%) Consul
13 17 (0.31%) QRadar
14 16 (0.29%) HP ALM
15 14 (0.26%) Grafana
15 14 (0.26%) ZABBIX
16 13 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
17 12 (0.22%) Prometheus
17 12 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 391 (7.16%) WorldPay
2 375 (6.87%) Microsoft
3 313 (5.73%) Oracle
4 116 (2.12%) Google
5 79 (1.45%) Splunk
6 74 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
7 59 (1.08%) Tableau
8 58 (1.06%) VMware
9 57 (1.04%) Cisco
10 52 (0.95%) Qualys
11 46 (0.84%) Adobe
12 44 (0.81%) Hortonworks
13 38 (0.70%) Capita
14 34 (0.62%) Red Hat
15 33 (0.60%) HP
16 31 (0.57%) AppDynamics
17 30 (0.55%) SAP
18 29 (0.53%) TIBCO
19 28 (0.51%) Facebook
20 27 (0.49%) Xamarin