Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 144 156
Rank change year-on-year +11 +12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 25 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.08% 0.26% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.65% 0.67% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 1
Glasgow median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -41.67% +9.09%
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +41.67% -25.00%

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 944 893 1,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 40.88% 39.08% 45.32%
Number of salaries quoted 677 534 476
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £26,313
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.94% -5.56% +8.43%

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 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Fintech in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 18 (72.00%) Python
2 15 (60.00%) Finance
3 14 (56.00%) HTML
3 14 (56.00%) CSS
4 13 (52.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 12 (48.00%) Django
5 12 (48.00%) jQuery
5 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
5 12 (48.00%) Web Development
6 11 (44.00%) ERP
6 11 (44.00%) Manual Testing
7 6 (24.00%) SQL
7 6 (24.00%) Data Science
8 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 5 (20.00%) SciPy
8 5 (20.00%) NumPy
8 5 (20.00%) Machine Learning
8 5 (20.00%) R
8 5 (20.00%) Pandas
8 5 (20.00%) scikit-learn
9 4 (16.00%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
9 4 (16.00%) GitHub
9 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (16.00%) Text Mining
9 4 (16.00%) ggplot2
9 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (12.00%) Microservices

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) GitHub
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) BGP
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) VoIP
1 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Text Mining
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) RavenDB
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Data Scientist
4 4 (16.00%) Lead Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Junior
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) CSS
1 14 (56.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 12 (48.00%) Django
3 12 (48.00%) jQuery
4 5 (20.00%) NumPy
4 5 (20.00%) Pandas
4 5 (20.00%) scikit-learn
4 5 (20.00%) SciPy
5 4 (16.00%) ggplot2
6 2 (8.00%) .NET
6 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.00%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (8.00%) REST
6 2 (8.00%) SOAP
6 2 (8.00%) Spring
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.00%) React
7 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Derivative
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
1 12 (48.00%) Web Development
2 11 (44.00%) ERP
2 11 (44.00%) Manual Testing
3 6 (24.00%) Data Science
4 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) Machine Learning
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (12.00%) Microservices
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
8 1 (4.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.00%) MVC
8 1 (4.00%) Neural Network
8 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Python
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) R
4 2 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) GDPR
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.00%) iptables
1 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco
1 1 (4.00%) Dell
1 1 (4.00%) Juniper
1 1 (4.00%) VMware