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

Financial Technology (Fintech)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 147 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 - -
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 27 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.23% 0.18% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.99% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 0
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% - -
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year - +81.82% -33.33%

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 903 860 1,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 41.27% 38.46% 44.11%
Number of salaries quoted 656 542 432
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,188 £32,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £43,349
% change year-on-year +7.95% +1.50% +8.37%

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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Fintech in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 15 (55.56%) HTML
1 15 (55.56%) CSS
2 14 (51.85%) Python
2 14 (51.85%) Finance
3 12 (44.44%) SQL
4 10 (37.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (37.04%) Data Science
5 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 9 (33.33%) Web Development
5 9 (33.33%) Django
5 9 (33.33%) jQuery
6 8 (29.63%) Text Mining
6 8 (29.63%) .NET
6 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
6 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
6 8 (29.63%) C#
6 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (25.93%) Manual Testing
7 7 (25.93%) ERP
7 7 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (25.93%) Scrum
7 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (22.22%) Natural Language Processing
8 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 6 (22.22%) Microservices
9 5 (18.52%) React
9 5 (18.52%) scikit-learn
9 5 (18.52%) Pandas
9 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software

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 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (18.52%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (14.81%) GitHub
5 2 (7.41%) Office 365
6 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) BGP
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) VoIP
1 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
1 8 (29.63%) Text Mining
2 7 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.41%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (7.41%) MariaDB
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) RavenDB
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Data Scientist
3 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Lead Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.41%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer - Fintech
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) CSS
1 15 (55.56%) HTML
2 10 (37.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (33.33%) Django
3 9 (33.33%) jQuery
4 8 (29.63%) .NET
5 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 6 (22.22%) Natural Language Processing
6 5 (18.52%) NumPy
6 5 (18.52%) Pandas
6 5 (18.52%) React
6 5 (18.52%) scikit-learn
6 5 (18.52%) SciPy
6 5 (18.52%) Web Services
7 4 (14.81%) ggplot2
8 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
9 2 (7.41%) Laravel
9 2 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (7.41%) Symfony
10 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
1 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Data Science
2 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 9 (33.33%) Web Development
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) ERP
3 7 (25.93%) Manual Testing
3 7 (25.93%) Scrum
4 6 (22.22%) Microservices
5 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Low Latency
5 5 (18.52%) Machine Learning
5 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (14.81%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (14.81%) Visualisation
7 3 (11.11%) MVC
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (7.41%) DevOps
8 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
8 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Python
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) C#
3 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) R
5 3 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
6 2 (7.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) GDPR
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) iptables
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
1 2 (7.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco
1 1 (3.70%) Dell
1 1 (3.70%) Juniper
1 1 (3.70%) VMware