Period
to 13 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fintech in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 136 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - -
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 20 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.95% 0.56% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.37% 1.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 0
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% - -
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -37.04% +68.75%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 843 858 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 39.90% 37.14% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 587 534 401
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,190 £32,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,853 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.90% -0.33% +7.14%

Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Fintech as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in Glasgow

Fintech
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fintech in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Fintech in Glasgow

Fintech
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fintech in Glasgow over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Fintech in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 14 (70.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) HTML
2 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) CSS
3 11 (55.00%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (50.00%) Finance
5 9 (45.00%) .NET
6 8 (40.00%) Java
6 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (40.00%) Microservices
7 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (35.00%) Scrum
8 6 (30.00%) Python
8 6 (30.00%) MVC
8 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
8 6 (30.00%) Natural Language Processing
8 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (30.00%) Data Science
9 5 (25.00%) Front End Development
9 5 (25.00%) MariaDB
9 5 (25.00%) React
9 5 (25.00%) Low Latency
9 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (25.00%) Laravel
9 5 (25.00%) Text Mining
9 5 (25.00%) Ruby

Fintech
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.00%) Office 365
4 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) BGP
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (25.00%) MariaDB
3 5 (25.00%) MySQL
3 5 (25.00%) Text Mining
4 2 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.00%) RavenDB
5 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer - Fintech
5 1 (5.00%) Data Scientist
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) CSS
1 12 (60.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) .NET
3 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (30.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (25.00%) Django
4 5 (25.00%) jQuery
4 5 (25.00%) Laravel
4 5 (25.00%) React
4 5 (25.00%) Symfony
4 5 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (15.00%) Spring
6 2 (10.00%) CSS3
6 2 (10.00%) HTML5
6 2 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (5.00%) NumPy
7 1 (5.00%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Microservices
2 7 (35.00%) Scrum
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Data Science
3 6 (30.00%) MVC
3 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 5 (25.00%) Low Latency
4 5 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Bayesian Methods
6 1 (5.00%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Linear Regression
6 1 (5.00%) Support Vector Machines
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) Python
5 5 (25.00%) PHP
5 5 (25.00%) Ruby
6 3 (15.00%) Java 8
7 1 (5.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) iptables
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
1 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
1 2 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Juniper
2 1 (5.00%) VMware