Period
to 20 October 2019

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 20 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (FinTech)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 84 137
Rank change year-on-year +19 +53 +106
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 5,260 5,614 4,224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 4.18% 3.68% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.54% 4.01% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4,627 4,843 3,681
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%

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 115,858 139,950 151,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.14% 91.86% 92.33%
Number of salaries quoted 92,095 112,297 119,993
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,050 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.86% +4.10% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,450 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 October 2019.

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 October 2019. 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 +6 3,976 £70,000 - 713
South East +47 453 £57,500 +15.00% 86
North of England +30 355 £52,500 +8.25% 61
South West +40 255 £47,500 +18.75% 20
North West +28 217 £57,388 +9.31% 48
Midlands +34 132 £42,500 -19.05% 29
Yorkshire +25 117 £45,100 +2.50% 11
East of England +3 96 £60,000 - 18
West Midlands +53 88 £42,500 -19.05% 16
East Midlands +4 44 £42,500 -15.00% 13
North East +32 21 £49,000 +30.67% 2
Fintech
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2019, 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 2,418 (45.97%) Finance
2 2,155 (40.97%) Agile Software Development
3 1,308 (24.87%) Java
4 1,120 (21.29%) SQL
5 1,057 (20.10%) JavaScript
6 1,048 (19.92%) Banking
7 1,033 (19.64%) C#
8 1,016 (19.32%) Python
9 1,015 (19.30%) AWS
10 942 (17.91%) DevOps
11 905 (17.21%) .NET
12 795 (15.11%) Software Engineering
13 760 (14.45%) Docker
14 750 (14.26%) Scrum
15 723 (13.75%) Microservices
16 698 (13.27%) Azure
17 661 (12.57%) Degree
18 633 (12.03%) Linux
19 625 (11.88%) HTML
20 602 (11.44%) AngularJS
21 581 (11.05%) SQL Server
22 571 (10.86%) Computer Science
23 569 (10.82%) TDD
24 561 (10.67%) CSS
25 547 (10.40%) Microsoft
26 496 (9.43%) Kubernetes
27 482 (9.16%) Greenfield Project
28 432 (8.21%) React
29 423 (8.04%) Git (software)
30 416 (7.91%) Windows

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
1 122 (2.32%) Apache Spark
2 116 (2.21%) Confluence
3 94 (1.79%) Apache
4 93 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
5 76 (1.44%) IIS
6 56 (1.06%) Tomcat
7 43 (0.82%) nginx
8 38 (0.72%) WebSphere
9 33 (0.63%) WebLogic
10 27 (0.51%) CMS
11 22 (0.42%) Ethereum
12 19 (0.36%) OpenStack
13 18 (0.34%) JBoss
14 16 (0.30%) Apache Solr
14 16 (0.30%) SAS
15 13 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 13 (0.25%) Hyperledger
16 11 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
17 9 (0.17%) Apache Airflow
17 9 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 136 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
2 79 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 33 (0.63%) Sketch
4 28 (0.53%) InVision
5 26 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
6 24 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 16 (0.30%) Photoshop
8 13 (0.25%) MS Visio
8 13 (0.25%) Zeplin
9 11 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
11 5 (0.095%) Chatbot
12 3 (0.057%) Adobe XD
12 3 (0.057%) InDesign
12 3 (0.057%) Marvel
13 2 (0.038%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.019%) Figma
14 1 (0.019%) SPSS
14 1 (0.019%) Stata
14 1 (0.019%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 32 (0.61%) Distributed Ledger
2 23 (0.44%) NetSuite
3 20 (0.38%) R3 Corda
4 17 (0.32%) thinkFolio
5 15 (0.29%) Magento
6 13 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
6 13 (0.25%) SDL Web 8
7 11 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
8 10 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
9 7 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
9 7 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
10 6 (0.11%) Temenos T24
11 4 (0.076%) Bloomberg TOMS
12 3 (0.057%) Adobe Campaign
12 3 (0.057%) Cognos TM1
12 3 (0.057%) HFM
12 3 (0.057%) SAP BPC
13 2 (0.038%) Summit
13 2 (0.038%) Tradar
14 1 (0.019%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1,015 (19.30%) AWS
2 698 (13.27%) Azure
3 316 (6.01%) SaaS
4 277 (5.27%) GCP
5 125 (2.38%) Office 365
6 116 (2.21%) Serverless
7 114 (2.17%) Power Platform
8 105 (2.00%) GitHub
9 79 (1.50%) PaaS
10 77 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
11 61 (1.16%) Amazon S3
12 60 (1.14%) IaaS
13 59 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
14 46 (0.87%) Amazon ECS
15 43 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
16 37 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
17 32 (0.61%) Azure Stack
17 32 (0.61%) IBM Cloud
17 32 (0.61%) Salesforce Service Cloud
18 30 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (2.19%) Firewall
2 78 (1.48%) HTTP
3 76 (1.44%) DNS
4 51 (0.97%) TCP/IP
5 42 (0.80%) VPN
6 36 (0.68%) LAN
7 33 (0.63%) SSL
8 29 (0.55%) Internet
8 29 (0.55%) WAN
9 27 (0.51%) Network Security
10 26 (0.49%) SAN
11 21 (0.40%) DHCP
12 14 (0.27%) Wireless
13 11 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
13 11 (0.21%) VLAN
13 11 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (0.19%) NFC
15 9 (0.17%) DSL
15 9 (0.17%) FIX Connectivity
15 9 (0.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 581 (11.05%) SQL Server
2 231 (4.39%) MySQL
3 224 (4.26%) Relational Database
4 199 (3.78%) PostgreSQL
5 196 (3.73%) Big Data
6 183 (3.48%) NoSQL
7 163 (3.10%) Blockchain
8 119 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 114 (2.17%) Power BI
10 111 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
11 103 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 81 (1.54%) MongoDB
13 78 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 72 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 67 (1.27%) Hadoop
16 66 (1.25%) RDBMS
17 60 (1.14%) Redis
18 43 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
19 41 (0.78%) Amazon Redshift
20 39 (0.74%) Looker
Development Applications
1 423 (8.04%) Git (software)
2 335 (6.37%) JIRA
3 333 (6.33%) Jenkins
4 192 (3.65%) Selenium
5 104 (1.98%) Cucumber
6 83 (1.58%) TeamCity
7 79 (1.50%) WebDriver
8 76 (1.44%) Maven
9 73 (1.39%) JUnit
10 69 (1.31%) Bitbucket
11 56 (1.06%) Visual Studio
12 49 (0.93%) SpecFlow
13 48 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
13 48 (0.91%) webpack
14 46 (0.87%) GitLab
15 45 (0.86%) Subversion
16 42 (0.80%) Gradle
16 42 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
17 39 (0.74%) Jasmine
18 35 (0.67%) SonarQube
General
1 2,418 (45.97%) Finance
2 1,048 (19.92%) Banking
3 224 (4.26%) Marketing
4 218 (4.14%) Retail
5 111 (2.11%) Financial Institution
6 99 (1.88%) Front Office
7 84 (1.60%) Games
8 66 (1.25%) Advertising
9 59 (1.12%) Telecoms
10 52 (0.99%) Legal
11 51 (0.97%) Retail Banking
12 49 (0.93%) Investment Banking
13 45 (0.86%) Back Office
14 42 (0.80%) Law
15 31 (0.59%) French Language
16 26 (0.49%) Spanish Language
17 23 (0.44%) Public Sector
18 22 (0.42%) Italian Language
18 22 (0.42%) Manufacturing
19 20 (0.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2,115 (40.21%) Developer
2 493 (9.37%) Java Developer
3 479 (9.11%) Senior Developer
4 424 (8.06%) Analyst
5 351 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 329 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 276 (5.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 239 (4.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 195 (3.71%) Software Engineer
10 191 (3.63%) Junior
11 189 (3.59%) Python Developer
12 188 (3.57%) Architect
13 168 (3.19%) Business Analyst
13 168 (3.19%) Java Developer - Fintech
14 155 (2.95%) C# .NET Developer
15 150 (2.85%) Full Stack Developer
16 141 (2.68%) Software Developer
17 137 (2.60%) Lead Developer
18 135 (2.57%) React Developer
19 133 (2.53%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 905 (17.21%) .NET
2 625 (11.88%) HTML
3 602 (11.44%) AngularJS
4 561 (10.67%) CSS
5 432 (8.21%) React
6 365 (6.94%) Spring
7 361 (6.86%) ASP.NET
8 352 (6.69%) REST
9 333 (6.33%) RESTful
10 303 (5.76%) .NET Core
11 275 (5.23%) Web Services
12 246 (4.68%) HTML5
13 224 (4.26%) Node.js
14 220 (4.18%) Spring Boot
15 200 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
16 165 (3.14%) Kafka
17 159 (3.02%) jQuery
18 158 (3.00%) Vue.js
19 156 (2.97%) Sass
20 154 (2.93%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 482 (9.16%) Greenfield Project
2 370 (7.03%) User Experience
3 360 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
4 225 (4.28%) Hedge funds
5 196 (3.73%) Mobile App
6 176 (3.35%) Algorithms
7 144 (2.74%) Data Centre
8 106 (2.02%) Data Structures
9 102 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
10 86 (1.63%) Derivative
11 80 (1.52%) Public Cloud
12 79 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 65 (1.24%) Management Information System
14 61 (1.16%) Cloud Native
14 61 (1.16%) Fixed Income
14 61 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
15 59 (1.12%) Virtual Team
16 46 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
17 38 (0.72%) Equities
18 32 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 633 (12.03%) Linux
2 416 (7.91%) Windows
3 193 (3.67%) Android
4 184 (3.50%) Unix
5 148 (2.81%) Windows Server
6 137 (2.60%) Apple iOS
7 40 (0.76%) CentOS
7 40 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 38 (0.72%) Windows 10
9 26 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 24 (0.46%) Mac OS
11 23 (0.44%) Ubuntu
12 19 (0.36%) Mac OS X
13 16 (0.30%) Windows 7
14 13 (0.25%) Debian
15 8 (0.15%) Solaris
15 8 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (0.11%) Fedora
17 4 (0.076%) VMS
18 2 (0.038%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,155 (40.97%) Agile Software Development
2 942 (17.91%) DevOps
3 795 (15.11%) Software Engineering
4 750 (14.26%) Scrum
5 723 (13.75%) Microservices
6 571 (10.86%) Computer Science
7 569 (10.82%) TDD
8 407 (7.74%) Test Automation
9 388 (7.38%) Problem-Solving
10 368 (7.00%) Front End Development
11 366 (6.96%) MVC
12 329 (6.25%) Analytics
13 312 (5.93%) Mathematics
14 290 (5.51%) Continuous Integration
15 281 (5.34%) SDLC
16 277 (5.27%) Mentoring
17 272 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
18 255 (4.85%) BDD
19 222 (4.22%) Web Development
20 220 (4.18%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1,308 (24.87%) Java
2 1,120 (21.29%) SQL
3 1,057 (20.10%) JavaScript
4 1,033 (19.64%) C#
5 1,016 (19.32%) Python
6 271 (5.15%) Bash Shell
7 206 (3.92%) Kotlin
8 203 (3.86%) Java 8
9 192 (3.65%) TypeScript
10 185 (3.52%) Ruby
11 174 (3.31%) PowerShell
12 172 (3.27%) PHP
13 164 (3.12%) T-SQL
14 158 (3.00%) Go
15 143 (2.72%) ES6
16 141 (2.68%) C++
17 121 (2.30%) Scala
18 109 (2.07%) R
19 107 (2.03%) C
20 86 (1.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 661 (12.57%) Degree
2 204 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 65 (1.24%) CISSP
4 40 (0.76%) Master's Degree
5 38 (0.72%) CISM
5 38 (0.72%) PhD
6 34 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
7 17 (0.32%) ISTQB
8 16 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (0.30%) ISEB
9 15 (0.29%) SANS
10 13 (0.25%) AWS Certification
10 13 (0.25%) MBA
10 13 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
12 11 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (0.21%) PMP
13 10 (0.19%) PMI Certification
14 9 (0.17%) CEH
14 9 (0.17%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 336 (6.39%) QA
2 54 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 36 (0.68%) Data Quality
5 29 (0.55%) GDPR
6 27 (0.51%) SLA
7 23 (0.44%) PMO
8 20 (0.38%) PSD2
9 14 (0.27%) NIST
10 10 (0.19%) SEPA
11 9 (0.17%) Actionable Recommendations
12 7 (0.13%) COBIT
13 3 (0.057%) Cyber Essentials
13 3 (0.057%) EMIR
13 3 (0.057%) ISO 20022
13 3 (0.057%) ISO 8583
13 3 (0.057%) MiFID
14 2 (0.038%) Dodd-Frank
15 1 (0.019%) Basel III
15 1 (0.019%) COSO
System Software
1 760 (14.45%) Docker
2 132 (2.51%) Active Directory
3 64 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 51 (0.97%) Hyper-V
5 22 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (0.40%) vSphere
7 11 (0.21%) NFS
7 11 (0.21%) Xen
8 10 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (0.15%) KVM
9 8 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
10 7 (0.13%) OpenSSH
11 5 (0.095%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.076%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.076%) oVirt
12 4 (0.076%) QEMU
13 3 (0.057%) iptables
13 3 (0.057%) LXC
14 2 (0.038%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 2 (0.038%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 496 (9.43%) Kubernetes
2 261 (4.96%) Terraform
3 211 (4.01%) Ansible
4 134 (2.55%) Puppet
5 120 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
6 50 (0.95%) Packer
7 45 (0.86%) SQL Sentry
8 29 (0.55%) Nagios
9 27 (0.51%) Kibana
9 27 (0.51%) Prometheus
10 25 (0.48%) Mesos
11 24 (0.46%) Grafana
11 24 (0.46%) Rancher
12 21 (0.40%) SCCM
13 20 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
14 16 (0.30%) Salt
15 15 (0.29%) SCVMM
16 13 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
17 11 (0.21%) Red Hat Satellite
18 10 (0.19%) Matomo
Vendors
1 547 (10.40%) Microsoft
2 215 (4.09%) Google
3 192 (3.65%) Oracle
4 124 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
5 89 (1.69%) WorldPay
6 84 (1.60%) VMware
7 83 (1.58%) Tableau
8 73 (1.39%) Splunk
9 58 (1.10%) Red Hat
10 44 (0.84%) IBM
11 42 (0.80%) Cisco
12 41 (0.78%) Apple
12 41 (0.78%) Atlassian
13 38 (0.72%) Adobe
14 37 (0.70%) SAP
15 32 (0.61%) Cypress Semiconductor
16 29 (0.55%) Bloomberg
17 28 (0.53%) MuleSoft
18 23 (0.44%) Jitterbit
19 22 (0.42%) HubSpot