Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 128 236
Rank change year-on-year +50 +108 +202
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 5,697 4,346 2,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.78% 2.60% 1.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.50% 5.82% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4,931 3,761 2,370
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
10th Percentile £37,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £91,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -4.17%

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 67,018 74,668 75,610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.42% 44.65% 42.46%
Number of salaries quoted 52,468 56,646 62,709
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +32 4,383 £70,000 +7.69% 642
South East +42 478 £47,500 -1.04% 58
North of England +88 346 £50,000 +11.11% 79
North West +73 254 £52,500 +10.53% 56
South West +79 179 £40,000 -14.89% 29
East of England +47 173 £60,000 +20.00% 12
Midlands +3 127 £50,000 +5.26% 20
Yorkshire +44 85 £44,000 +3.53% 9
East Midlands -1 65 £50,000 +5.26% 13
West Midlands +22 62 £52,500 +8.25% 7
North East 0 7 £37,500 +7.14% 14
Fintech
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 3,046 (53.47%) Finance
2 2,279 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1,758 (30.86%) Java
4 1,324 (23.24%) SQL
5 1,140 (20.01%) JavaScript
6 1,133 (19.89%) C#
7 1,029 (18.06%) Python
8 971 (17.04%) Amazon AWS
9 899 (15.78%) HTML
10 877 (15.39%) .NET
11 818 (14.36%) DevOps
12 807 (14.17%) AngularJS
13 795 (13.95%) Banking
14 786 (13.80%) Microsoft Azure
15 785 (13.78%) Scrum
16 779 (13.67%) CSS
17 743 (13.04%) Linux
18 734 (12.88%) Software Engineering
19 706 (12.39%) TDD
19 706 (12.39%) Microservices
20 683 (11.99%) Degree
21 641 (11.25%) SQL Server
22 620 (10.88%) Docker
23 568 (9.97%) Test Automation
24 562 (9.86%) MVC
25 495 (8.69%) Analytical Skills
26 479 (8.41%) React
27 475 (8.34%) Spring
28 465 (8.16%) Problem-Solving
29 463 (8.13%) QA

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
1 121 (2.12%) Apache Spark
2 91 (1.60%) Apache
3 89 (1.56%) Confluence
4 84 (1.47%) IIS
5 78 (1.37%) Ethereum
6 76 (1.33%) Tomcat
7 67 (1.18%) JBoss
8 65 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
9 55 (0.97%) WebSphere
10 52 (0.91%) CMS
10 52 (0.91%) WebLogic
11 46 (0.81%) SharePoint
12 41 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
13 29 (0.51%) SAS
14 24 (0.42%) Apache Solr
15 22 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 20 (0.35%) WordPress
17 17 (0.30%) nginx
18 16 (0.28%) GlassFish
19 14 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 106 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 105 (1.84%) Microsoft Office
3 46 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 30 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
4 30 (0.53%) Photoshop
5 27 (0.47%) MS Visio
6 26 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
7 22 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 16 (0.28%) InVision
9 12 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
10 8 (0.14%) RoboHelp
11 7 (0.12%) SPSS
12 6 (0.11%) Chatbot
13 3 (0.053%) Stata
14 1 (0.018%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.018%) Camtasia
14 1 (0.018%) InDesign
14 1 (0.018%) Snagit
14 1 (0.018%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 42 (0.74%) Distributed Ledger
2 27 (0.47%) Ripple
3 14 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
4 12 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
4 12 (0.21%) SDL Web 8
5 10 (0.18%) Magento
6 8 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (0.11%) Sonata
8 5 (0.088%) Dynamics NAV
8 5 (0.088%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.070%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 4 (0.070%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (0.070%) R3 Corda
10 3 (0.053%) Advent Geneva
10 3 (0.053%) Tradar
11 2 (0.035%) Adobe Campaign
11 2 (0.035%) BASE24
12 1 (0.018%) Eikon
12 1 (0.018%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 971 (17.04%) Amazon AWS
2 786 (13.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 265 (4.65%) SaaS
4 181 (3.18%) Google Cloud Platform
5 107 (1.88%) AWS CloudFormation
6 79 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
7 74 (1.30%) PaaS
8 71 (1.25%) GitHub
9 67 (1.18%) Office 365
10 55 (0.97%) Serverless
11 52 (0.91%) IBM Cloud
12 47 (0.82%) OpenShift
13 41 (0.72%) Amazon S3
14 39 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
15 26 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
16 23 (0.40%) IaaS
17 17 (0.30%) Heroku
18 16 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
18 16 (0.28%) Slack
19 15 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 116 (2.04%) Firewall
2 81 (1.42%) HTTP
3 78 (1.37%) Internet
3 78 (1.37%) TCP/IP
4 47 (0.82%) DNS
5 41 (0.72%) WAN
6 34 (0.60%) VPN
7 30 (0.53%) NFC
8 29 (0.51%) Multicast
8 29 (0.51%) WebEx
9 27 (0.47%) LAN
10 26 (0.46%) VLAN
11 25 (0.44%) Network Security
12 19 (0.33%) BGP
13 18 (0.32%) VoIP
14 16 (0.28%) DHCP
14 16 (0.28%) EIGRP
14 16 (0.28%) OSPF
15 13 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
15 13 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 641 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 300 (5.27%) NoSQL
3 271 (4.76%) MySQL
4 267 (4.69%) Blockchain
5 261 (4.58%) Big Data
6 239 (4.20%) Relational Database
7 202 (3.55%) MongoDB
8 199 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
9 137 (2.40%) RDBMS
10 135 (2.37%) SQL Server 2016
11 120 (2.11%) Hadoop
12 77 (1.35%) RavenDB
13 76 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 75 (1.32%) Redis
15 73 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
16 68 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
17 65 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 64 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
19 60 (1.05%) Apache Hive
20 51 (0.90%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 404 (7.09%) Git (software)
2 271 (4.76%) Selenium
3 262 (4.60%) Jenkins
4 233 (4.09%) JIRA
5 165 (2.90%) TeamCity
6 159 (2.79%) Octopus Deploy
7 153 (2.69%) Maven
8 134 (2.35%) Cucumber
9 131 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 122 (2.14%) WebDriver
11 106 (1.86%) Visual Studio
12 98 (1.72%) JUnit
13 90 (1.58%) Gradle
14 72 (1.26%) SpecFlow
15 62 (1.09%) webpack
16 53 (0.93%) NUnit
17 51 (0.90%) SoapUI
17 51 (0.90%) Subversion
18 49 (0.86%) Visual Studio Team System
19 47 (0.82%) gulp
General
1 3,046 (53.47%) Finance
2 795 (13.95%) Banking
3 255 (4.48%) Retail
4 184 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 158 (2.77%) Marketing
6 145 (2.55%) Front Office
7 125 (2.19%) Financial Institution
8 114 (2.00%) Advertising
9 88 (1.54%) Retail Banking
10 69 (1.21%) Games
11 65 (1.14%) Telecoms
12 59 (1.04%) Law
13 49 (0.86%) Back Office
14 43 (0.75%) Electronics
14 43 (0.75%) Retail Finance
15 36 (0.63%) Legal
16 29 (0.51%) Publishing
17 25 (0.44%) Billing
18 17 (0.30%) Manufacturing
19 14 (0.25%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 2,383 (41.83%) Developer
2 683 (11.99%) Java Developer
3 570 (10.01%) Senior Developer
4 483 (8.48%) Analyst
5 414 (7.27%) .NET Developer
6 341 (5.99%) C# Developer
7 298 (5.23%) Architect
8 290 (5.09%) Java Developer - Fintech
9 265 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
10 222 (3.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 209 (3.67%) Senior Java Developer
12 186 (3.26%) Consultant
13 176 (3.09%) Software Engineer
14 161 (2.83%) C# .NET Developer
15 150 (2.63%) Business Analyst
16 145 (2.55%) Software Developer
17 138 (2.42%) Python Developer
18 137 (2.40%) Lead Developer
18 137 (2.40%) Project Manager
19 132 (2.32%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 899 (15.78%) HTML
2 877 (15.39%) .NET
3 807 (14.17%) AngularJS
4 779 (13.67%) CSS
5 479 (8.41%) React
6 475 (8.34%) Spring
7 460 (8.07%) ASP.NET
8 449 (7.88%) Web Services
9 378 (6.64%) HTML5
10 363 (6.37%) Node.js
11 334 (5.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 330 (5.79%) REST
13 313 (5.49%) jQuery
14 302 (5.30%) CSS3
15 289 (5.07%) RESTful
16 282 (4.95%) .NET Framework
17 210 (3.69%) Spring Boot
18 204 (3.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 183 (3.21%) ASP.NET Web API
20 182 (3.19%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 495 (8.69%) Analytical Skills
2 438 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 410 (7.20%) Computer Science
4 387 (6.79%) User Experience
5 227 (3.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 224 (3.93%) Hedge funds
7 194 (3.41%) Mobile App
8 160 (2.81%) Algorithms
9 147 (2.58%) Derivative
10 140 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
11 123 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
12 111 (1.95%) Fixed Income
13 108 (1.90%) Equities
14 90 (1.58%) Data Structures
15 65 (1.14%) Management Information System
16 61 (1.07%) Bitcoin
17 54 (0.95%) Virtual Team
18 51 (0.90%) Cloud Native
19 49 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
20 43 (0.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 743 (13.04%) Linux
2 450 (7.90%) Windows
3 213 (3.74%) Unix
4 153 (2.69%) Android
5 127 (2.23%) Apple iOS
6 88 (1.54%) Windows Server
7 61 (1.07%) CentOS
8 40 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (0.53%) Fedora
10 29 (0.51%) Ubuntu
11 26 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 25 (0.44%) Solaris
12 25 (0.44%) Windows 10
13 23 (0.40%) AIX
14 18 (0.32%) Mac OS
15 16 (0.28%) SUSE
16 10 (0.18%) Windows 7
17 9 (0.16%) Debian
18 8 (0.14%) Mac OS X
19 7 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,279 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 818 (14.36%) DevOps
3 785 (13.78%) Scrum
4 734 (12.88%) Software Engineering
5 706 (12.39%) Microservices
5 706 (12.39%) TDD
6 568 (9.97%) Test Automation
7 562 (9.86%) MVC
8 465 (8.16%) Problem-Solving
9 359 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
10 351 (6.16%) BDD
11 338 (5.93%) Machine Learning
12 337 (5.92%) Asset Management
13 322 (5.65%) Front End Development
14 302 (5.30%) Wealth Management
15 287 (5.04%) Analytics
16 281 (4.93%) Web Development
17 275 (4.83%) Mathematics
18 271 (4.76%) Mentoring
19 266 (4.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1,758 (30.86%) Java
2 1,324 (23.24%) SQL
3 1,140 (20.01%) JavaScript
4 1,133 (19.89%) C#
5 1,029 (18.06%) Python
6 326 (5.72%) C++
7 319 (5.60%) Java 8
8 268 (4.70%) Ruby
9 237 (4.16%) PHP
10 193 (3.39%) Scala
11 191 (3.35%) TypeScript
12 160 (2.81%) C
13 158 (2.77%) T-SQL
14 154 (2.70%) Bash Shell
15 153 (2.69%) PowerShell
16 145 (2.55%) Go
17 130 (2.28%) R
18 118 (2.07%) ES6
19 99 (1.74%) Perl
20 92 (1.61%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 683 (11.99%) Degree
2 181 (3.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 78 (1.37%) CISSP
4 68 (1.19%) PhD
5 59 (1.04%) Numerate Degree
6 53 (0.93%) Master's Degree
7 29 (0.51%) ISTQB
8 26 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (0.44%) ISEB
10 24 (0.42%) SC Cleared
10 24 (0.42%) Security Cleared
11 21 (0.37%) CISM
11 21 (0.37%) PMI Certification
12 19 (0.33%) CISA
13 18 (0.32%) CEH
13 18 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (0.30%) MCSE
14 17 (0.30%) RHCE
14 17 (0.30%) RHCSA
15 14 (0.25%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 463 (8.13%) QA
2 54 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 53 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 28 (0.49%) PSD2
4 28 (0.49%) SLA
5 27 (0.47%) GDPR
6 26 (0.46%) PMO
7 24 (0.42%) Data Quality
8 20 (0.35%) SEPA
9 9 (0.16%) MiFID
10 8 (0.14%) EMIR
11 7 (0.12%) ISAE 3402
12 5 (0.088%) COBIT
12 5 (0.088%) ISO 8583
12 5 (0.088%) SSAE 16
13 4 (0.070%) Cyber Essentials
14 3 (0.053%) Dodd-Frank
14 3 (0.053%) ISO 20022
15 2 (0.035%) WCAG
16 1 (0.018%) GAAP
System Software
1 620 (10.88%) Docker
2 138 (2.42%) Active Directory
3 69 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 35 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (0.26%) HDFS
7 13 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
9 8 (0.14%) Apache Flume
10 7 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.088%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 5 (0.088%) iptables
11 5 (0.088%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.053%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.053%) zsh
13 2 (0.035%) GridGain
13 2 (0.035%) LXC
13 2 (0.035%) Xen
13 2 (0.035%) XenApp
14 1 (0.018%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 348 (6.11%) Kubernetes
2 342 (6.00%) Ansible
3 213 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
4 210 (3.69%) Puppet
5 151 (2.65%) Terraform
6 95 (1.67%) Salt
7 38 (0.67%) Grafana
8 37 (0.65%) Mesos
8 37 (0.65%) Nagios
9 33 (0.58%) Prometheus
10 23 (0.40%) SCCM
11 20 (0.35%) Consul
11 20 (0.35%) SCVMM
11 20 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
12 19 (0.33%) Oozie
13 18 (0.32%) CA Single Sign-On
14 16 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
15 15 (0.26%) ZABBIX
16 13 (0.23%) Packer
17 12 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 412 (7.23%) Microsoft
2 281 (4.93%) Oracle
3 244 (4.28%) Google
4 107 (1.88%) Red Hat
5 98 (1.72%) VMware
6 82 (1.44%) WorldPay
7 72 (1.26%) IBM
8 70 (1.23%) Cisco
9 69 (1.21%) SAP
10 59 (1.04%) Splunk
11 56 (0.98%) Tableau
12 55 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
13 53 (0.93%) Adobe
14 47 (0.82%) Zend
15 43 (0.75%) TIBCO
16 38 (0.67%) Atlassian
17 36 (0.63%) ForgeRock
18 34 (0.60%) Citrix
19 31 (0.54%) Apple
20 30 (0.53%) Xamarin