Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Fintech skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 24 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (FinTech)
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 43 25 28
Rank change year-on-year -18 +3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 5,433 2,994 3,317
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 7.68% 8.71% 8.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.95% 9.19% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,842 2,487 2,913
10th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
25th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
75th Percentile £101,250 £95,000 £95,000
90th Percentile £122,500 £115,000 £111,250
England median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%

Fintech is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 68,362 32,593 36,573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 96.58% 94.77% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 33,910 24,553 29,791
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £102,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Fintech as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in London

Fintech
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Fintech in London.

Salary trend for Fintech in London

Fintech
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Fintech in London over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Fintech in London

Fintech
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fintech within the London region over the 6 months to 24 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -9 633 £80,000 -1.54% 229
East London -15 47 £67,500 +42.11% 59
South London -83 36 £50,000 -16.67% 3
West London -76 10 £87,500 +25.00% 50
Fintech
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 3,284 (60.45%) Finance
2 2,173 (40.00%) Agile
3 1,660 (30.55%) AWS
4 1,420 (26.14%) Software Engineering
5 1,401 (25.79%) SQL
6 1,338 (24.63%) CI/CD
7 1,274 (23.45%) Java
8 1,182 (21.76%) Social Skills
9 1,141 (21.00%) Python
10 1,128 (20.76%) Banking
11 1,110 (20.43%) Microservices
12 1,099 (20.23%) React
13 1,098 (20.21%) JavaScript
14 1,030 (18.96%) Docker
15 954 (17.56%) Kubernetes
16 941 (17.32%) C#
17 901 (16.58%) DevOps
18 871 (16.03%) Azure
19 778 (14.32%) .NET
20 741 (13.64%) Analytics
21 718 (13.22%) Full Stack Development
22 712 (13.11%) Git (software)
23 711 (13.09%) Problem-Solving
24 677 (12.46%) TypeScript
25 667 (12.28%) Node.js
26 661 (12.17%) User Experience
27 625 (11.50%) Test Automation
28 622 (11.45%) Scrum
29 611 (11.25%) Terraform
30 591 (10.88%) TDD

Fintech
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 163 (3.00%) Confluence
2 108 (1.99%) CMS
3 99 (1.82%) Apache Spark
4 86 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
5 84 (1.55%) Apache Airflow
6 79 (1.45%) Apache
7 22 (0.40%) Ethereum
8 21 (0.39%) nginx
9 19 (0.35%) WordPress
10 17 (0.31%) IIS
10 17 (0.31%) Jupyter
11 15 (0.28%) MQSeries
12 13 (0.24%) SharePoint
12 13 (0.24%) Tomcat
13 11 (0.20%) Luigi
14 10 (0.18%) Hedera
14 10 (0.18%) Hyperledger
15 9 (0.17%) Anypoint
15 9 (0.17%) Mule
16 8 (0.15%) Drupal
Applications
1 81 (1.49%) Sketch
2 58 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 51 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
4 50 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
5 42 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 36 (0.66%) InVision
7 28 (0.52%) Photoshop
8 18 (0.33%) InDesign
8 18 (0.33%) Marvel
9 17 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
10 15 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
10 15 (0.28%) MS Visio
11 9 (0.17%) Zeplin
12 6 (0.11%) Adobe XD
13 5 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
14 3 (0.055%) LaTeX
15 2 (0.037%) Microsoft Project
16 1 (0.018%) OmniGraffle
16 1 (0.018%) SPSS
16 1 (0.018%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 69 (1.27%) Payment Gateway
2 24 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 23 (0.42%) Distributed Ledger
4 20 (0.37%) R3 Corda
5 9 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.15%) Shopify
7 5 (0.092%) MetaTrader
8 4 (0.074%) Sentinel
9 3 (0.055%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 2 (0.037%) Eikon
10 2 (0.037%) Sonata
10 2 (0.037%) WebTrends
11 1 (0.018%) NetSuite
11 1 (0.018%) Oracle Assets
11 1 (0.018%) Oracle EBS
11 1 (0.018%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.018%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.018%) Oracle Receivables
11 1 (0.018%) Quorum
11 1 (0.018%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1,660 (30.55%) AWS
2 871 (16.03%) Azure
3 514 (9.46%) SaaS
4 432 (7.95%) GCP
5 335 (6.17%) Serverless
6 239 (4.40%) GitHub
7 206 (3.79%) Amazon S3
8 180 (3.31%) AWS Lambda
9 140 (2.58%) Figma
10 111 (2.04%) Amazon ECS
11 110 (2.02%) AWS CloudFormation
12 107 (1.97%) Power Platform
13 101 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
14 97 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
15 95 (1.75%) Stripe
16 82 (1.51%) Amazon SQS
17 74 (1.36%) Datadog
18 68 (1.25%) dbt
19 67 (1.23%) GitHub Actions
20 66 (1.21%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 146 (2.69%) HTTP
2 67 (1.23%) Skype
3 66 (1.21%) DNS
4 63 (1.16%) Internet
5 58 (1.07%) Firewall
6 40 (0.74%) VPN
7 36 (0.66%) TCP/IP
8 30 (0.55%) BGP
8 30 (0.55%) Multicast
9 27 (0.50%) Network Security
10 18 (0.33%) Wireless
11 16 (0.29%) SSH
12 15 (0.28%) DHCP
12 15 (0.28%) WAN
13 13 (0.24%) X.25
14 12 (0.22%) SMS
15 11 (0.20%) VoIP
16 10 (0.18%) LAN
16 10 (0.18%) SSL
17 9 (0.17%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 464 (8.54%) NoSQL
2 409 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
3 287 (5.28%) MySQL
4 270 (4.97%) SQL Server
5 245 (4.51%) Relational Database
6 204 (3.75%) MongoDB
7 158 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
8 153 (2.82%) Tableau
9 141 (2.60%) Redis
10 134 (2.47%) Big Data
11 125 (2.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 103 (1.90%) Power BI
13 94 (1.73%) Looker
14 74 (1.36%) Data Lake
15 73 (1.34%) Amazon Redshift
16 70 (1.29%) BigQuery
17 59 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
18 57 (1.05%) Amazon Aurora
19 56 (1.03%) RDBMS
20 46 (0.85%) Flink
Development Applications
1 712 (13.11%) Git (software)
2 368 (6.77%) JIRA
3 342 (6.29%) Jenkins
4 150 (2.76%) GitLab
5 149 (2.74%) Selenium
6 147 (2.71%) TeamCity
7 119 (2.19%) Gradle
8 117 (2.15%) Cypress.io
9 114 (2.10%) Cucumber
10 108 (1.99%) Postman
11 82 (1.51%) webpack
12 79 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
13 72 (1.33%) Appium
13 72 (1.33%) Bitbucket
14 51 (0.94%) JUnit
15 49 (0.90%) Liquibase
15 49 (0.90%) Mockito
16 44 (0.81%) JMeter
17 39 (0.72%) CircleCI
17 39 (0.72%) Maven
General
1 3,284 (60.45%) Finance
2 1,182 (21.76%) Social Skills
3 1,128 (20.76%) Banking
4 501 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
5 357 (6.57%) Marketing
6 250 (4.60%) Games
7 228 (4.20%) Financial Institution
8 216 (3.98%) Retail
9 199 (3.66%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 121 (2.23%) Front Office
11 93 (1.71%) Publishing
12 86 (1.58%) Advertising
13 77 (1.42%) Legal
14 75 (1.38%) Back Office
15 72 (1.33%) Telecoms
16 63 (1.16%) Presentation Skills
17 57 (1.05%) Retail Finance
18 56 (1.03%) Organisational Skills
19 49 (0.90%) Electronics
20 48 (0.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1,551 (28.55%) Developer
2 760 (13.99%) Software Engineer
3 423 (7.79%) Senior Developer
4 306 (5.63%) Analyst
5 288 (5.30%) Senior Software Engineer
6 258 (4.75%) DevOps Engineer
7 239 (4.40%) Java Developer
8 232 (4.27%) Java Engineer
9 215 (3.96%) Data Engineer
10 209 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
11 185 (3.41%) Lead Developer
12 179 (3.29%) Product Manager
13 176 (3.24%) React Developer
14 172 (3.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 168 (3.09%) AWS Engineer
16 159 (2.93%) .NET Developer
17 151 (2.78%) Designer
18 145 (2.67%) Software Developer
19 120 (2.21%) Engineering Manager
20 114 (2.10%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,099 (20.23%) React
2 778 (14.32%) .NET
3 667 (12.28%) Node.js
4 581 (10.69%) REST
5 452 (8.32%) CSS
6 416 (7.66%) HTML
7 393 (7.23%) Spring
8 365 (6.72%) RESTful
9 361 (6.64%) .NET Core
10 351 (6.46%) Kafka
11 341 (6.28%) Spring Boot
12 338 (6.22%) AngularJS
13 250 (4.60%) ASP.NET
14 229 (4.21%) Vue.js
15 225 (4.14%) .NET Framework
16 214 (3.94%) Redux
17 182 (3.35%) Sass
18 172 (3.17%) Jest
19 162 (2.98%) ASP.NET Web API
20 150 (2.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 661 (12.17%) User Experience
2 388 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 326 (6.00%) Hedge funds
4 285 (5.25%) Self-Motivation
5 269 (4.95%) Greenfield Project
6 208 (3.83%) Derivative
6 208 (3.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 200 (3.68%) Fixed Income
8 196 (3.61%) Equities
9 185 (3.41%) Algorithms
10 184 (3.39%) Blockchain
10 184 (3.39%) Cloud Native
11 180 (3.31%) Blog
12 178 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
13 83 (1.53%) Data Structures
14 72 (1.33%) Public Cloud
15 65 (1.20%) Legacy Code
16 59 (1.09%) Management Information System
17 58 (1.07%) Credit Risk
18 52 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 371 (6.83%) Linux
2 243 (4.47%) Android
3 229 (4.21%) Apple iOS
4 153 (2.82%) Windows
5 83 (1.53%) Unix
6 27 (0.50%) Windows Server
7 25 (0.46%) Ubuntu
8 21 (0.39%) Mac OS X
9 17 (0.31%) Windows 10
10 10 (0.18%) Mac OS
11 9 (0.17%) Kali Linux
12 8 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.11%) Debian
14 4 (0.074%) CentOS
14 4 (0.074%) VMS
15 3 (0.055%) Windows Server 2016
16 2 (0.037%) Fedora
16 2 (0.037%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.037%) Windows Server 2012
17 1 (0.018%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,173 (40.00%) Agile
2 1,420 (26.14%) Software Engineering
3 1,338 (24.63%) CI/CD
4 1,110 (20.43%) Microservices
5 901 (16.58%) DevOps
6 741 (13.64%) Analytics
7 718 (13.22%) Full Stack Development
8 711 (13.09%) Problem-Solving
9 625 (11.50%) Test Automation
10 622 (11.45%) Scrum
11 591 (10.88%) TDD
12 501 (9.22%) Mentoring
13 473 (8.71%) Computer Science
14 398 (7.33%) Clean Code
15 379 (6.98%) Infrastructure as Code
16 374 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
17 365 (6.72%) Continuous Improvement
18 356 (6.55%) SDLC
19 355 (6.53%) B2B
20 337 (6.20%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1,401 (25.79%) SQL
2 1,274 (23.45%) Java
3 1,141 (21.00%) Python
4 1,098 (20.21%) JavaScript
5 941 (17.32%) C#
6 677 (12.46%) TypeScript
7 258 (4.75%) Kotlin
8 204 (3.75%) Ruby
9 203 (3.74%) C++
10 199 (3.66%) Go
11 184 (3.39%) C
12 157 (2.89%) Bash
13 152 (2.80%) PHP
14 131 (2.41%) PowerShell
14 131 (2.41%) Scala
15 110 (2.02%) Rust
16 90 (1.66%) Apple Swift
17 78 (1.44%) ES6
18 64 (1.18%) T-SQL
19 32 (0.59%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 492 (9.06%) Degree
2 169 (3.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 75 (1.38%) AWS Certification
4 61 (1.12%) PhD
5 59 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
6 35 (0.64%) ISTQB
7 30 (0.55%) Master's Degree
8 25 (0.46%) PMI Certification
9 24 (0.44%) CISSP
10 22 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (0.31%) Security Cleared
12 11 (0.20%) PCI QSA
13 10 (0.18%) MBA
13 10 (0.18%) Postgraduate
14 8 (0.15%) CISM
14 8 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (0.13%) OSCP
16 6 (0.11%) CCNA
16 6 (0.11%) SANS
17 5 (0.092%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 570 (10.49%) QA
2 155 (2.85%) Accessibility
3 95 (1.75%) SLA
4 85 (1.56%) GDPR
5 73 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 55 (1.01%) Data Quality
7 53 (0.98%) PCI DSS
8 25 (0.46%) NIST
9 21 (0.39%) PSD2
10 17 (0.31%) MiFID
10 17 (0.31%) SEPA
11 16 (0.29%) IFRS
12 15 (0.28%) IFRS 9
13 13 (0.24%) PMO
13 13 (0.24%) SOC 2
14 11 (0.20%) PA-DSS
15 7 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
16 6 (0.11%) EMIR
17 5 (0.092%) ISO 22301
17 5 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 1,030 (18.96%) Docker
2 45 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.18%) ISA Server
5 8 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (0.092%) LXC
7 4 (0.074%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.055%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.037%) Dovecot
9 2 (0.037%) HDFS
9 2 (0.037%) KVM
9 2 (0.037%) OpenSSH
9 2 (0.037%) Postfix
10 1 (0.018%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.018%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.018%) Xen
10 1 (0.018%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 954 (17.56%) Kubernetes
2 611 (11.25%) Terraform
3 162 (2.98%) Ansible
4 83 (1.53%) Prometheus
5 72 (1.33%) Grafana
6 59 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
7 58 (1.07%) Puppet
8 22 (0.40%) Consul
9 20 (0.37%) Kibana
10 18 (0.33%) Mesos
11 17 (0.31%) HAProxy
12 14 (0.26%) logstash
13 11 (0.20%) Packer
13 11 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
14 10 (0.18%) Jamf Pro
14 10 (0.18%) SCCM
15 9 (0.17%) CloudHub
16 8 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
17 7 (0.13%) Kustomize
18 6 (0.11%) Icinga
Vendors
1 396 (7.29%) Microsoft
2 309 (5.69%) Google
3 182 (3.35%) Samsung
4 136 (2.50%) TrueLayer
5 85 (1.56%) Adobe
6 83 (1.53%) Oracle
7 79 (1.45%) Apple
8 74 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
9 56 (1.03%) WorldPay
10 44 (0.81%) Klarna
11 33 (0.61%) Atlassian
11 33 (0.61%) Cisco
12 31 (0.57%) IBM
13 29 (0.53%) Databricks
14 28 (0.52%) FNZ
15 26 (0.48%) IFS
15 26 (0.48%) Informatica
16 24 (0.44%) GoCardless
17 22 (0.40%) GoldenSource
17 22 (0.40%) Sony