Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 234 429
Rank change year-on-year +109 +195 +445
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 4401 2597 1464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.61% 1.47% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.03% 3.58% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3809 2352 1262
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,600 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.67% -0.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £89,875 £91,125
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +9.09%

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 72992 72560 86762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.32% 41.10% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 55353 60147 70231
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +46 3395 £65,000 +8.33% 361
South East +189 392 £47,500 -13.64% 37
North of England +103 230 £45,000 +12.50% 13
North West +79 155 £47,500 +18.75% 10
Midlands +42 149 £47,500 -20.83% 4
East of England +80 148 £50,000 -9.09% 18
South West +74 82 £47,000 -1.05% 9
East Midlands +61 75 £47,500 -5.00% 3
West Midlands +5 73 £48,500 -19.17% 1
Yorkshire +25 68 £42,500 +11.84% 2
North East -1 7 £35,000 -72.00% 1
Fintech
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Fintech also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 2482 (56.40%) Finance
2 2009 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
3 1316 (29.90%) Java
4 1024 (23.27%) JavaScript
5 997 (22.65%) SQL
6 932 (21.18%) C#
7 803 (18.25%) .NET
8 797 (18.11%) Banking
9 769 (17.47%) TDD
10 750 (17.04%) HTML
11 743 (16.88%) AngularJS
12 742 (16.86%) CSS
13 708 (16.09%) Python
14 701 (15.93%) Scrum
15 602 (13.68%) Amazon AWS
16 599 (13.61%) SQL Server
17 565 (12.84%) Degree
18 560 (12.72%) Linux
19 531 (12.07%) DevOps
20 494 (11.22%) MVC
21 492 (11.18%) Software Engineering
22 435 (9.88%) ASP.NET
23 427 (9.70%) Test Automation
24 426 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
25 420 (9.54%) Greenfield Project
26 389 (8.84%) Computer Science
27 381 (8.66%) Git (software)
28 372 (8.45%) Microsoft
29 371 (8.43%) BDD
30 364 (8.27%) Microservices

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
1 108 (2.45%) Apache Spark
2 93 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
3 89 (2.02%) Ethereum
4 79 (1.80%) IIS
5 76 (1.73%) Tomcat
6 66 (1.50%) Apache
7 52 (1.18%) Hyperledger
8 44 (1.00%) WebLogic
9 37 (0.84%) WebSphere
10 31 (0.70%) Confluence
11 24 (0.55%) JBoss
11 24 (0.55%) NServiceBus
12 23 (0.52%) CMS
13 22 (0.50%) eris
14 21 (0.48%) SAS
15 20 (0.45%) MS Exchange
16 17 (0.39%) WebLogic Portal
17 15 (0.34%) Liferay
17 15 (0.34%) nginx
18 12 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 62 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 47 (1.07%) Photoshop
3 40 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
4 26 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 21 (0.48%) MS Visio
6 19 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 16 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
7 16 (0.36%) InVision
8 8 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
9 7 (0.16%) SPSS
10 4 (0.091%) InDesign
10 4 (0.091%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.068%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.068%) Flinto
12 2 (0.045%) FrameMaker
12 2 (0.045%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.045%) LaTeX
12 2 (0.045%) UXPin
13 1 (0.023%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.023%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.48%) Markit EDM
3 17 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
4 7 (0.16%) SessionCam
4 7 (0.16%) Sonata
4 7 (0.16%) thinkFolio
4 7 (0.16%) WebTrends
5 6 (0.14%) Eikon
5 6 (0.14%) Eloqua
6 4 (0.091%) ION MarketView
6 4 (0.091%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.045%) Actimize
7 2 (0.045%) Bloomberg AIM
7 2 (0.045%) Finacle
7 2 (0.045%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.045%) Oracle AML
7 2 (0.045%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.045%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.045%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 602 (13.68%) Amazon AWS
2 426 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 184 (4.18%) SaaS
4 102 (2.32%) GitHub
5 54 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 29 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
7 28 (0.64%) Google Analytics
8 26 (0.59%) Amazon S3
8 26 (0.59%) Serverless
9 25 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
10 23 (0.52%) Office 365
11 21 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
11 21 (0.48%) OpenShift
12 17 (0.39%) IaaS
13 14 (0.32%) npm
14 13 (0.30%) PaaS
15 12 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 12 (0.27%) Google Play
16 11 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
16 11 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 89 (2.02%) Firewall
2 83 (1.89%) HTTP
3 77 (1.75%) Internet
4 55 (1.25%) TCP/IP
5 52 (1.18%) DNS
6 30 (0.68%) DHCP
7 27 (0.61%) VPN
8 26 (0.59%) LAN
9 25 (0.57%) WAN
10 21 (0.48%) Network Security
11 19 (0.43%) BGP
12 16 (0.36%) FTP
13 15 (0.34%) SAN
14 14 (0.32%) Intranet
15 13 (0.30%) OSPF
15 13 (0.30%) SSL
16 12 (0.27%) MPLS
17 10 (0.23%) ATM
17 10 (0.23%) IPsec
17 10 (0.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 599 (13.61%) SQL Server
2 295 (6.70%) MongoDB
3 273 (6.20%) NoSQL
4 269 (6.11%) Blockchain
5 268 (6.09%) MySQL
6 248 (5.64%) Big Data
7 193 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
8 180 (4.09%) Relational Database
9 153 (3.48%) SQL Server 2016
10 109 (2.48%) RavenDB
11 96 (2.18%) Apache Cassandra
12 79 (1.80%) Hadoop
13 77 (1.75%) Redis
14 73 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
15 66 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
15 66 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 65 (1.48%) RDBMS
17 62 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 48 (1.09%) Oracle Database
19 46 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 381 (8.66%) Git (software)
2 290 (6.59%) Jenkins
3 207 (4.70%) JIRA
4 193 (4.39%) Selenium
5 144 (3.27%) Cucumber
6 121 (2.75%) Maven
7 114 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 106 (2.41%) TeamCity
9 78 (1.77%) WebDriver
10 71 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
11 67 (1.52%) JUnit
12 58 (1.32%) Visual Studio
13 55 (1.25%) Gradle
14 50 (1.14%) Subversion
15 48 (1.09%) Grunt
16 42 (0.95%) Jasmine
17 40 (0.91%) webpack
18 36 (0.82%) SoapUI
19 33 (0.75%) NUnit
20 31 (0.70%) Mocha
General
1 2482 (56.40%) Finance
2 797 (18.11%) Banking
3 186 (4.23%) Marketing
4 180 (4.09%) Financial Institution
5 96 (2.18%) Retail
6 93 (2.11%) Investment Banking
7 87 (1.98%) Games
8 71 (1.61%) Telecoms
9 66 (1.50%) Front Office
10 60 (1.36%) Back Office
11 49 (1.11%) Legal
12 46 (1.05%) Law
12 46 (1.05%) Publishing
13 40 (0.91%) Manufacturing
14 36 (0.82%) Electronics
15 27 (0.61%) Advertising
16 18 (0.41%) Retail Banking
17 15 (0.34%) Billing
18 14 (0.32%) French Language
18 14 (0.32%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 2116 (48.08%) Developer
2 555 (12.61%) Java Developer
3 487 (11.07%) .NET Developer
4 408 (9.27%) Senior Developer
5 363 (8.25%) Analyst
6 343 (7.79%) C# Developer
7 246 (5.59%) C# .NET Developer
8 225 (5.11%) Software Engineer
9 197 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
10 172 (3.91%) Software Developer
11 168 (3.82%) Full Stack Developer
12 166 (3.77%) Business Analyst
13 163 (3.70%) Python Developer
14 160 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
15 140 (3.18%) Architect
16 139 (3.16%) SQL Developer
17 138 (3.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 132 (3.00%) Senior Java Developer
19 126 (2.86%) Java Engineer
20 120 (2.73%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 803 (18.25%) .NET
2 750 (17.04%) HTML
3 743 (16.88%) AngularJS
4 742 (16.86%) CSS
5 435 (9.88%) ASP.NET
6 352 (8.00%) HTML5
7 333 (7.57%) REST
8 316 (7.18%) Web Services
9 310 (7.04%) Spring
10 308 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 304 (6.91%) React
12 287 (6.52%) Node.js
13 286 (6.50%) .NET Framework
14 253 (5.75%) RESTful
15 252 (5.73%) CSS3
16 246 (5.59%) jQuery
17 203 (4.61%) XML
18 182 (4.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 168 (3.82%) ASP.NET Web API
20 152 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 420 (9.54%) Greenfield Project
2 389 (8.84%) Computer Science
3 237 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
4 188 (4.27%) User Experience
5 155 (3.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 144 (3.27%) Hedge funds
7 122 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
8 104 (2.36%) Mobile App
9 101 (2.29%) Algorithms
10 84 (1.91%) Fixed Income
11 61 (1.39%) Equities
12 59 (1.34%) Bitcoin
13 58 (1.32%) Client/Server
14 49 (1.11%) Social Media
15 40 (0.91%) Management Information System
16 39 (0.89%) Data Centre
16 39 (0.89%) Digital Currency
17 38 (0.86%) Derivative
18 37 (0.84%) Data Structures
19 35 (0.80%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 560 (12.72%) Linux
2 298 (6.77%) Windows
3 181 (4.11%) Unix
4 137 (3.11%) Apple iOS
5 99 (2.25%) Android
6 58 (1.32%) Windows Server
7 54 (1.23%) CentOS
8 48 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (0.61%) Ubuntu
10 21 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (0.43%) Debian
12 17 (0.39%) Windows 7
13 16 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (0.27%) Mac OS
14 12 (0.27%) Solaris
15 10 (0.23%) AIX
16 8 (0.18%) Windows 10
16 8 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
17 6 (0.14%) Windows 8
18 5 (0.11%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 2009 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 769 (17.47%) TDD
3 701 (15.93%) Scrum
4 531 (12.07%) DevOps
5 494 (11.22%) MVC
6 492 (11.18%) Software Engineering
7 427 (9.70%) Test Automation
8 371 (8.43%) BDD
9 364 (8.27%) Microservices
10 360 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
11 260 (5.91%) Open Source
12 257 (5.84%) Mentoring
13 251 (5.70%) Analytics
14 237 (5.39%) OO
15 230 (5.23%) Front End Development
15 230 (5.23%) Wealth Management
16 224 (5.09%) Machine Learning
17 204 (4.64%) Web Development
18 196 (4.45%) Asset Management
19 192 (4.36%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1316 (29.90%) Java
2 1024 (23.27%) JavaScript
3 997 (22.65%) SQL
4 932 (21.18%) C#
5 708 (16.09%) Python
6 263 (5.98%) Scala
7 258 (5.86%) C++
8 203 (4.61%) Ruby
9 161 (3.66%) PHP
10 152 (3.45%) T-SQL
11 130 (2.95%) Go
12 111 (2.52%) PowerShell
13 98 (2.23%) Bash Shell
14 88 (2.00%) Perl
15 82 (1.86%) ES6
15 82 (1.86%) Shell Script
16 68 (1.55%) C
17 60 (1.36%) VB.NET
18 55 (1.25%) Apple Swift
19 53 (1.20%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 565 (12.84%) Degree
2 167 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 61 (1.39%) PhD
4 37 (0.84%) Numerate Degree
5 32 (0.73%) Master's Degree
6 28 (0.64%) ISTQB
7 25 (0.57%) AWS Certification
8 20 (0.45%) CISSP
9 17 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (0.39%) ISEB
9 17 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (0.34%) CISM
11 12 (0.27%) PMP
12 11 (0.25%) PMI Certification
13 10 (0.23%) CCNA
14 9 (0.20%) CIPD
14 9 (0.20%) Sun Certification
15 8 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 8 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (0.16%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 258 (5.86%) QA
2 60 (1.36%) PCI DSS
3 41 (0.93%) SEPA
4 37 (0.84%) MiFID
5 22 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 21 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 21 (0.48%) PSD2
6 21 (0.48%) SLA
7 17 (0.39%) PMO
8 14 (0.32%) GCP
9 13 (0.30%) GDPR
10 8 (0.18%) EMIR
10 8 (0.18%) ISO 8583
11 5 (0.11%) TARGET2
12 4 (0.091%) Dodd-Frank
12 4 (0.091%) ISAE 3402
13 3 (0.068%) Basel III
13 3 (0.068%) IFRS
13 3 (0.068%) SSAE 16
14 2 (0.045%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 308 (7.00%) Docker
2 87 (1.98%) Active Directory
3 48 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (0.57%) Hyper-V
5 19 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (0.32%) HDFS
6 14 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (0.20%) iptables
8 8 (0.18%) Apache Flume
8 8 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.11%) vSphere
10 4 (0.091%) GPFS
10 4 (0.091%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.045%) KVM
11 2 (0.045%) LXC
11 2 (0.045%) Shibboleth
11 2 (0.045%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.023%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.023%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 189 (4.29%) Ansible
2 157 (3.57%) Puppet
3 149 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
4 141 (3.20%) Kubernetes
5 100 (2.27%) Terraform
6 31 (0.70%) Opsview
7 26 (0.59%) Nagios
8 17 (0.39%) Prometheus
8 17 (0.39%) SCCM
9 15 (0.34%) linkerd
9 15 (0.34%) Packer
10 13 (0.30%) Grafana
11 12 (0.27%) Kibana
12 11 (0.25%) Nessus
12 11 (0.25%) Zipkin
13 10 (0.23%) logstash
14 9 (0.20%) Mesos
14 9 (0.20%) Tivoli
15 7 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 7 (0.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 372 (8.45%) Microsoft
2 262 (5.95%) Oracle
3 126 (2.86%) Google
4 93 (2.11%) VMware
5 69 (1.57%) Splunk
6 62 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
7 57 (1.30%) Red Hat
8 54 (1.23%) Tableau
9 53 (1.20%) Cisco
10 50 (1.14%) Adobe
11 45 (1.02%) IBM
12 40 (0.91%) SAP
13 29 (0.66%) ServiceNow
13 29 (0.66%) WorldPay
14 25 (0.57%) Atlassian
14 25 (0.57%) TIBCO
15 24 (0.55%) AppDynamics
16 22 (0.50%) Zend
17 18 (0.41%) Apple
17 18 (0.41%) StreamBase