Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 192 353
Rank change year-on-year +93 +161 +447
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 5,136 3,019 1,795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.12% 1.82% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.44% 4.46% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4,318 2,675 1,441
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 69,015 67,673 83,811
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.88% 40.85% 42.46%
Number of salaries quoted 54,767 55,660 68,213
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +39 3,965 £65,000 +8.33% 560
South East +176 405 £45,000 -18.18% 58
East of England +151 272 £60,000 +4.35% 22
North of England +80 228 £47,500 +18.75% 43
North West +122 179 £47,500 +18.75% 33
Midlands +7 151 £47,500 -17.39% 30
South West +68 104 £46,500 +3.33% 19
East Midlands +38 77 £47,500 -5.00% 9
West Midlands -9 74 £50,000 -16.67% 21
Yorkshire -34 27 £47,500 +18.75% 8
North East +1 22 £29,000 -76.80% 2
Fintech
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 2,882 (56.11%) Finance
2 2,346 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
3 1,638 (31.89%) Java
4 1,254 (24.42%) JavaScript
5 1,173 (22.84%) SQL
6 942 (18.34%) AngularJS
7 939 (18.28%) C#
8 913 (17.78%) CSS
9 901 (17.54%) .NET
10 896 (17.45%) HTML
11 889 (17.31%) Python
12 865 (16.84%) Banking
13 849 (16.53%) TDD
14 778 (15.15%) Scrum
15 742 (14.45%) Amazon AWS
16 663 (12.91%) Linux
17 644 (12.54%) Degree
18 637 (12.40%) DevOps
19 634 (12.34%) SQL Server
20 555 (10.81%) MVC
21 552 (10.75%) Software Engineering
22 510 (9.93%) Greenfield Project
23 485 (9.44%) Spring
23 485 (9.44%) Git (software)
24 483 (9.40%) Test Automation
24 483 (9.40%) Microservices
24 483 (9.40%) Computer Science
25 478 (9.31%) Microsoft Azure
26 446 (8.68%) ASP.NET
27 435 (8.47%) React

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
1 143 (2.78%) Apache Spark
2 116 (2.26%) Tomcat
3 106 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
4 99 (1.93%) Apache
5 66 (1.29%) IIS
6 65 (1.27%) Confluence
7 59 (1.15%) Ethereum
8 46 (0.90%) CMS
9 40 (0.78%) WebLogic
10 39 (0.76%) JBoss
10 39 (0.76%) WebSphere
11 36 (0.70%) WordPress
12 30 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 27 (0.53%) nginx
14 25 (0.49%) Hyperledger
15 24 (0.47%) SharePoint
16 23 (0.45%) SAS
17 21 (0.41%) NServiceBus
18 15 (0.29%) Apache Solr
18 15 (0.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 77 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 47 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
3 46 (0.90%) Photoshop
4 33 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 29 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 23 (0.45%) MS Visio
7 15 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
8 13 (0.25%) InVision
8 13 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
9 7 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (0.14%) Chatbot
10 3 (0.058%) Adobe After Effects
10 3 (0.058%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.039%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.039%) Mingle
12 1 (0.019%) InDesign
12 1 (0.019%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 45 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
2 34 (0.66%) Distributed Ledger
3 22 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (0.31%) Markit EDM
5 14 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 13 (0.25%) Ripple
7 10 (0.19%) Ripple XRP
8 7 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
8 7 (0.14%) RMDS
8 7 (0.14%) thinkFolio
9 6 (0.12%) Eikon
9 6 (0.12%) Eloqua
9 6 (0.12%) MultiChain
9 6 (0.12%) SessionCam
9 6 (0.12%) WebTrends
10 4 (0.078%) HFM
10 4 (0.078%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.078%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.078%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 4 (0.078%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 742 (14.45%) Amazon AWS
2 478 (9.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 183 (3.56%) SaaS
4 167 (3.25%) GitHub
5 74 (1.44%) OpenShift
6 41 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
6 41 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
7 40 (0.78%) Amazon S3
8 38 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
9 36 (0.70%) Office 365
10 33 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
10 33 (0.64%) Serverless
11 29 (0.56%) Slack
12 27 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 20 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
13 20 (0.39%) Google Analytics
14 18 (0.35%) PaaS
15 17 (0.33%) Trello
16 15 (0.29%) Heroku
17 13 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (2.18%) Firewall
2 111 (2.16%) Internet
3 77 (1.50%) HTTP
4 49 (0.95%) DNS
5 38 (0.74%) Network Security
6 31 (0.60%) TCP/IP
7 28 (0.55%) VPN
8 25 (0.49%) Intranet
9 20 (0.39%) DHCP
10 19 (0.37%) BGP
11 17 (0.33%) OSPF
11 17 (0.33%) SAN
12 16 (0.31%) DSL
12 16 (0.31%) FIX Connectivity
12 16 (0.31%) Multicast
12 16 (0.31%) VLAN
13 14 (0.27%) FTP
14 13 (0.25%) WAN
15 12 (0.23%) LAN
15 12 (0.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 634 (12.34%) SQL Server
2 352 (6.85%) MySQL
3 333 (6.48%) MongoDB
4 306 (5.96%) NoSQL
5 303 (5.90%) Big Data
6 260 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
7 236 (4.60%) Blockchain
8 231 (4.50%) Relational Database
9 213 (4.15%) SQL Server 2016
10 155 (3.02%) Apache Cassandra
11 131 (2.55%) RavenDB
12 112 (2.18%) Redis
13 109 (2.12%) Hadoop
14 99 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 97 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
16 86 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 76 (1.48%) RDBMS
18 69 (1.34%) SQL Server 2014
19 66 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 56 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 485 (9.44%) Git (software)
2 370 (7.20%) Jenkins
3 237 (4.61%) Selenium
4 236 (4.60%) JIRA
5 214 (4.17%) Cucumber
6 193 (3.76%) Maven
7 102 (1.99%) JUnit
7 102 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 102 (1.99%) TeamCity
8 90 (1.75%) WebDriver
9 84 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
10 68 (1.32%) Visual Studio
11 66 (1.29%) Sonatype Nexus
12 60 (1.17%) Gradle
13 53 (1.03%) Jasmine
14 46 (0.90%) Subversion
15 44 (0.86%) webpack
16 43 (0.84%) Appium
17 41 (0.80%) Mocha
18 39 (0.76%) Bitbucket
General
1 2,882 (56.11%) Finance
2 865 (16.84%) Banking
3 192 (3.74%) Marketing
4 172 (3.35%) Financial Institution
5 138 (2.69%) Retail
6 132 (2.57%) Investment Banking
7 114 (2.22%) Games
8 73 (1.42%) Advertising
9 71 (1.38%) Telecoms
10 69 (1.34%) Front Office
11 66 (1.29%) Retail Banking
12 62 (1.21%) Back Office
13 57 (1.11%) Law
14 56 (1.09%) Legal
15 28 (0.55%) Manufacturing
16 27 (0.53%) Publishing
17 22 (0.43%) Electronics
18 18 (0.35%) French Language
19 14 (0.27%) International Banking
20 13 (0.25%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 2,499 (48.66%) Developer
2 677 (13.18%) Java Developer
3 485 (9.44%) .NET Developer
4 477 (9.29%) Senior Developer
5 360 (7.01%) Analyst
6 352 (6.85%) C# Developer
7 239 (4.65%) Software Engineer
8 224 (4.36%) C# .NET Developer
9 206 (4.01%) JavaScript Developer
10 194 (3.78%) Senior Java Developer
11 191 (3.72%) Software Developer
12 190 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
13 184 (3.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 174 (3.39%) Full Stack Developer
15 149 (2.90%) Business Analyst
16 147 (2.86%) Python Developer
17 144 (2.80%) Java Engineer
18 143 (2.78%) Architect
19 142 (2.76%) Junior
20 132 (2.57%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 942 (18.34%) AngularJS
2 913 (17.78%) CSS
3 901 (17.54%) .NET
4 896 (17.45%) HTML
5 485 (9.44%) Spring
6 446 (8.68%) ASP.NET
7 435 (8.47%) React
8 417 (8.12%) HTML5
9 385 (7.50%) Node.js
10 384 (7.48%) Web Services
11 355 (6.91%) RESTful
12 343 (6.68%) .NET Framework
13 337 (6.56%) CSS3
13 337 (6.56%) REST
14 328 (6.39%) jQuery
15 320 (6.23%) ASP.NET MVC
16 216 (4.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 180 (3.50%) ASP.NET Web API
18 175 (3.41%) XML
19 170 (3.31%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 510 (9.93%) Greenfield Project
2 483 (9.40%) Computer Science
3 350 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
4 304 (5.92%) User Experience
5 225 (4.38%) Hedge funds
6 191 (3.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 151 (2.94%) Algorithms
8 123 (2.39%) Mobile App
9 101 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
10 94 (1.83%) Fixed Income
11 84 (1.64%) Public Cloud
12 79 (1.54%) Private Cloud
13 77 (1.50%) Equities
14 74 (1.44%) Data Centre
15 61 (1.19%) Data Structures
16 56 (1.09%) Bitcoin
17 46 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
18 45 (0.88%) Management Information System
19 44 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
20 42 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 663 (12.91%) Linux
2 293 (5.70%) Windows
3 268 (5.22%) Unix
4 220 (4.28%) Apple iOS
5 198 (3.86%) Android
6 69 (1.34%) Windows Server
7 47 (0.92%) CentOS
8 30 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (0.55%) Mac OS
10 25 (0.49%) Ubuntu
10 25 (0.49%) Windows 7
11 23 (0.45%) Solaris
12 19 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (0.29%) Debian
13 15 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (0.27%) Windows 10
14 14 (0.27%) Windows 8
15 11 (0.21%) VMS
16 8 (0.16%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,346 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
2 849 (16.53%) TDD
3 778 (15.15%) Scrum
4 637 (12.40%) DevOps
5 555 (10.81%) MVC
6 552 (10.75%) Software Engineering
7 483 (9.40%) Microservices
7 483 (9.40%) Test Automation
8 417 (8.12%) BDD
9 411 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
10 320 (6.23%) Analytics
11 312 (6.07%) Front End Development
12 300 (5.84%) Machine Learning
13 293 (5.70%) OO
14 291 (5.67%) Wealth Management
15 290 (5.65%) Mentoring
16 273 (5.32%) Open Source
17 263 (5.12%) Web Development
18 248 (4.83%) Asset Management
19 232 (4.52%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1,638 (31.89%) Java
2 1,254 (24.42%) JavaScript
3 1,173 (22.84%) SQL
4 939 (18.28%) C#
5 889 (17.31%) Python
6 412 (8.02%) Scala
7 322 (6.27%) Ruby
8 280 (5.45%) PHP
9 254 (4.95%) C++
10 179 (3.49%) T-SQL
11 134 (2.61%) PowerShell
12 121 (2.36%) Bash Shell
13 103 (2.01%) ES6
14 100 (1.95%) Go
15 94 (1.83%) Perl
15 94 (1.83%) TypeScript
16 86 (1.67%) R
17 82 (1.60%) Shell Script
18 78 (1.52%) Groovy
19 68 (1.32%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 644 (12.54%) Degree
2 200 (3.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 62 (1.21%) PhD
4 58 (1.13%) CISSP
5 56 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
6 32 (0.62%) ISTQB
7 27 (0.53%) Master's Degree
8 24 (0.47%) ISEB
9 23 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (0.43%) CISM
11 20 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 20 (0.39%) PMI Certification
12 18 (0.35%) PMP
13 15 (0.29%) CCNA
13 15 (0.29%) Security Cleared
14 14 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (0.27%) SC Cleared
15 12 (0.23%) CISA
15 12 (0.23%) MCTS
15 12 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 330 (6.43%) QA
2 99 (1.93%) PCI DSS
3 69 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 41 (0.80%) SLA
5 33 (0.64%) MiFID
6 30 (0.58%) PSD2
7 26 (0.51%) GDPR
8 22 (0.43%) Data Quality
8 22 (0.43%) SEPA
9 15 (0.29%) ISO 9001
10 13 (0.25%) GCP
10 13 (0.25%) PMO
11 7 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 6 (0.12%) ISAE 3402
12 6 (0.12%) PA-DSS
12 6 (0.12%) SAS 70
13 4 (0.078%) Basel III
14 3 (0.058%) BS7799
14 3 (0.058%) Cyber Essentials
15 2 (0.039%) IFRS
System Software
1 399 (7.77%) Docker
2 73 (1.42%) Active Directory
3 34 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (0.55%) HDFS
4 28 (0.55%) Hyper-V
5 24 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 10 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (0.18%) iptables
9 6 (0.12%) Apache Flume
10 5 (0.097%) Snort
10 5 (0.097%) Squid
11 4 (0.078%) GPFS
11 4 (0.078%) GridGain
11 4 (0.078%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.078%) vSphere
12 3 (0.058%) KVM
13 2 (0.039%) LXC
14 1 (0.019%) RHEV
14 1 (0.019%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 250 (4.87%) Ansible
2 213 (4.15%) Puppet
3 160 (3.12%) Kubernetes
4 151 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
5 131 (2.55%) Terraform
6 44 (0.86%) Nagios
7 27 (0.53%) Nessus
8 23 (0.45%) Packer
9 14 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 13 (0.25%) Consul
10 13 (0.25%) Docker Swarm
11 12 (0.23%) HockeyApp
11 12 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 12 (0.23%) SCCM
12 11 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
13 10 (0.19%) HAProxy
14 9 (0.18%) QRadar
15 8 (0.16%) logstash
16 7 (0.14%) linkerd
16 7 (0.14%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 349 (6.80%) Microsoft
2 342 (6.66%) Oracle
3 235 (4.58%) WorldPay
4 133 (2.59%) Google
5 80 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
6 64 (1.25%) Splunk
7 63 (1.23%) VMware
8 56 (1.09%) Adobe
9 47 (0.92%) Cisco
10 45 (0.88%) Tableau
11 40 (0.78%) AppDynamics
12 37 (0.72%) Red Hat
13 36 (0.70%) Qualys
13 36 (0.70%) SAP
14 32 (0.62%) IBM
15 31 (0.60%) Capita
16 30 (0.58%) TIBCO
17 29 (0.56%) Zend
18 26 (0.51%) Facebook
19 25 (0.49%) HP