Period
to 27 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fintech in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 191 257
Rank change year-on-year -16 +66 +9
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 9 46 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.19% 0.90% 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 2.80% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 47 4
Leeds median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +12.68% -32.38%
10th Percentile £50,000 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £68,750 £59,900
West Yorkshire median annual salary £48,750 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +21.88% +12.68% -32.38%

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 Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,541 1,645 2,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 32.52% 32.36% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,248 1,352 1,596
Leeds median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £64,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -0.53% +6.25% -

Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in Leeds

Fintech
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Fintech in Leeds

Fintech
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fintech in Leeds over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Fintech in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JMS
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) Presales
2 5 (55.56%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) Java 8
5 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) Big Data
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Advertising
5 1 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) ISEB
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 1 (11.11%) SaaS
5 1 (11.11%) MongoDB

Fintech
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
1 6 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Java Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Java Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) JMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Collaborative Working
1 5 (55.56%) Presales
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Microservices
3 1 (11.11%) OpenUP
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA