Period
to 3 July 2020

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 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (FinTech)
England > London
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 25 30 35
Rank change year-on-year +5 +5 +37
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 2,916 4,270 4,592
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 8.83% 7.27% 6.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.43% 7.82% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,751 3,999 4,002
Median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £112,500 £100,000 £96,175
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 30,931 54,621 66,741
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.66% 93.02% 93.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24,946 44,290 53,733
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £97,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 3 July 2020.

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 3 July 2020. 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
Job
Vacancies
Central London +6 794 £80,000 +14.29% 107
South London +7 134 £60,000 +9.09% 6
West London +33 26 £80,000 +14.29% 28
East London +1 2 £80,000 +23.08% 12
North London - 1 £65,000 - 3
Fintech
England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, 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 1,388 (47.60%) Finance
2 1,182 (40.53%) Agile Software Development
3 924 (31.69%) AWS
4 781 (26.78%) Java
5 761 (26.10%) Python
6 688 (23.59%) C#
7 677 (23.22%) DevOps
8 658 (22.57%) JavaScript
9 613 (21.02%) Docker
10 579 (19.86%) .NET
11 566 (19.41%) Azure
12 556 (19.07%) SQL
13 497 (17.04%) Software Engineering
14 495 (16.98%) Kubernetes
15 465 (15.95%) Banking
16 463 (15.88%) Microservices
17 425 (14.57%) React
18 420 (14.40%) TDD
19 347 (11.90%) AngularJS
20 318 (10.91%) Scrum
21 313 (10.73%) Web Services
22 309 (10.60%) Test Automation
23 307 (10.53%) SQL Server
24 291 (9.98%) .NET Core
25 281 (9.64%) Linux
26 259 (8.88%) HTML
26 259 (8.88%) Terraform
27 249 (8.54%) CSS
28 241 (8.26%) Git (software)
29 240 (8.23%) Degree

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 73 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
2 66 (2.26%) Apache Spark
3 61 (2.09%) Confluence
4 43 (1.47%) IIS
5 37 (1.27%) Apache
6 26 (0.89%) Tomcat
7 20 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
7 20 (0.69%) SharePoint
8 17 (0.58%) WebSphere
9 13 (0.45%) Ethereum
9 13 (0.45%) WebLogic
10 11 (0.38%) nginx
11 10 (0.34%) CloudStack
11 10 (0.34%) OpenStack
12 7 (0.24%) Apache Airflow
13 6 (0.21%) CMS
14 5 (0.17%) JBoss
15 4 (0.14%) SAS
15 4 (0.14%) Tornado
16 3 (0.10%) Jupyter
Applications
1 36 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (0.69%) Sketch
4 15 (0.51%) Chatbot
5 14 (0.48%) InVision
6 13 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.34%) Figma
8 9 (0.31%) MS Visio
9 8 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 7 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.17%) Marvel
11 5 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
11 5 (0.17%) Photoshop
12 4 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 3 (0.10%) FileZilla
14 2 (0.069%) Adobe XD
14 2 (0.069%) SPSS
15 1 (0.034%) Adobe After Effects
15 1 (0.034%) Adobe Premiere
15 1 (0.034%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 18 (0.62%) Distributed Ledger
2 8 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.21%) IntelliMatch
4 3 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.10%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.069%) Social Studio
6 1 (0.034%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (0.034%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.034%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 924 (31.69%) AWS
2 566 (19.41%) Azure
3 233 (7.99%) GCP
4 199 (6.82%) SaaS
5 115 (3.94%) Serverless
6 89 (3.05%) PaaS
7 78 (2.67%) GitHub
8 72 (2.47%) Power Platform
9 63 (2.16%) AWS Lambda
10 62 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
11 61 (2.09%) Office 365
12 57 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
13 50 (1.71%) OpenShift
14 46 (1.58%) IaaS
15 42 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
16 36 (1.23%) Amazon S3
17 33 (1.13%) Amazon SQS
18 31 (1.06%) Azure Data Factory
19 30 (1.03%) Heroku
20 27 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 54 (1.85%) Firewall
2 30 (1.03%) Internet
3 26 (0.89%) VPN
4 23 (0.79%) DNS
4 23 (0.79%) TCP/IP
5 14 (0.48%) HTTP
6 13 (0.45%) DHCP
7 11 (0.38%) SAN
8 9 (0.31%) IPsec
9 8 (0.27%) Network Security
10 6 (0.21%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (0.17%) LAN
12 4 (0.14%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (0.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 4 (0.14%) FTP
12 4 (0.14%) SSL
12 4 (0.14%) WAN
12 4 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.10%) Cisco Firepower
13 3 (0.10%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 143 (4.90%) NoSQL
3 105 (3.60%) Big Data
4 91 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
5 88 (3.02%) Relational Database
6 82 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
7 74 (2.54%) Blockchain
7 74 (2.54%) Redis
8 64 (2.19%) MySQL
8 64 (2.19%) Power BI
9 61 (2.09%) Data Lake
10 59 (2.02%) MongoDB
11 53 (1.82%) Hadoop
12 52 (1.78%) Snowflake Schema
13 50 (1.71%) Azure SQL Database
14 48 (1.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 37 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
16 36 (1.23%) Amazon Redshift
17 32 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
18 31 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 241 (8.26%) Git (software)
2 174 (5.97%) Jenkins
3 135 (4.63%) Selenium
4 129 (4.42%) JIRA
5 76 (2.61%) Cucumber
6 70 (2.40%) SpecFlow
7 69 (2.37%) TeamCity
8 57 (1.95%) Octopus Deploy
9 55 (1.89%) webpack
10 47 (1.61%) JUnit
11 40 (1.37%) Mocha
12 34 (1.17%) WebDriver
13 33 (1.13%) Visual Studio
14 32 (1.10%) Jasmine
15 28 (0.96%) NUnit
16 26 (0.89%) Cypress.io
16 26 (0.89%) Postman
17 25 (0.86%) CircleCI
17 25 (0.86%) Maven
18 23 (0.79%) Protractor
General
1 1,388 (47.60%) Finance
2 465 (15.95%) Banking
3 143 (4.90%) Front Office
4 106 (3.64%) Marketing
5 76 (2.61%) Games
6 73 (2.50%) Financial Institution
7 51 (1.75%) Retail
8 46 (1.58%) Investment Banking
9 33 (1.13%) Law
10 30 (1.03%) Advertising
11 22 (0.75%) Back Office
12 21 (0.72%) Retail Banking
13 19 (0.65%) Legal
14 9 (0.31%) Public Sector
15 4 (0.14%) French Language
15 4 (0.14%) Publishing
15 4 (0.14%) Retail Finance
15 4 (0.14%) Telecoms
16 3 (0.10%) Billing
17 2 (0.069%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,126 (38.61%) Developer
2 274 (9.40%) Java Developer
3 247 (8.47%) C# Developer
3 247 (8.47%) Software Engineer
4 240 (8.23%) Senior Developer
5 204 (7.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 189 (6.48%) AWS Engineer
7 182 (6.24%) .NET Developer
8 153 (5.25%) Python Developer
9 146 (5.01%) Analyst
10 132 (4.53%) Architect
11 126 (4.32%) React Developer
12 117 (4.01%) Java Developer - Fintech
13 115 (3.94%) Junior
14 114 (3.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 113 (3.88%) Python Engineer
16 110 (3.77%) Java Engineer
17 99 (3.40%) C# .NET Developer
18 96 (3.29%) Full Stack Developer
19 93 (3.19%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 579 (19.86%) .NET
2 425 (14.57%) React
3 347 (11.90%) AngularJS
4 313 (10.73%) Web Services
5 291 (9.98%) .NET Core
6 259 (8.88%) HTML
7 249 (8.54%) CSS
8 204 (7.00%) REST
9 196 (6.72%) Node.js
10 194 (6.65%) ASP.NET
11 182 (6.24%) RESTful
11 182 (6.24%) Vue.js
12 171 (5.86%) Kafka
13 154 (5.28%) Spring
14 133 (4.56%) Redux
15 120 (4.12%) .NET Framework
16 111 (3.81%) ASP.NET Web API
17 109 (3.74%) HTML5
18 98 (3.36%) Spring Boot
19 75 (2.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 240 (8.23%) Greenfield Project
2 236 (8.09%) User Experience
3 204 (7.00%) Hedge funds
4 175 (6.00%) Derivative
5 164 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
6 127 (4.36%) Fixed Income
7 115 (3.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 98 (3.36%) Mobile App
9 82 (2.81%) Data Structures
10 75 (2.57%) Algorithms
11 62 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
12 61 (2.09%) Cloud Native
13 58 (1.99%) Equities
14 54 (1.85%) Data Centre
14 54 (1.85%) Public Cloud
15 32 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
16 29 (0.99%) Tandem
17 19 (0.65%) Management Information System
17 19 (0.65%) Virtual Team
18 18 (0.62%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 281 (9.64%) Linux
2 163 (5.59%) Windows
3 77 (2.64%) Apple iOS
4 76 (2.61%) Android
5 64 (2.19%) Windows Server
6 57 (1.95%) Unix
7 27 (0.93%) CentOS
8 25 (0.86%) Mac OS X
9 21 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (0.69%) Ubuntu
11 16 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (0.41%) Windows Server 2016
13 9 (0.31%) Mac OS
13 9 (0.31%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.17%) Fedora
15 4 (0.14%) Windows Server 2019
16 2 (0.069%) VMS
17 1 (0.034%) AIX
17 1 (0.034%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,182 (40.53%) Agile Software Development
2 677 (23.22%) DevOps
3 497 (17.04%) Software Engineering
4 463 (15.88%) Microservices
5 420 (14.40%) TDD
6 318 (10.91%) Scrum
7 309 (10.60%) Test Automation
8 234 (8.02%) Analytics
9 231 (7.92%) Computer Science
10 221 (7.58%) Asset Management
11 203 (6.96%) Problem-Solving
12 163 (5.59%) OO
13 159 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
14 156 (5.35%) Investment Management
15 153 (5.25%) BDD
15 153 (5.25%) Front End Development
16 151 (5.18%) SDLC
17 146 (5.01%) Artificial Intelligence
18 143 (4.90%) Machine Learning
19 127 (4.36%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 781 (26.78%) Java
2 761 (26.10%) Python
3 688 (23.59%) C#
4 658 (22.57%) JavaScript
5 556 (19.07%) SQL
6 188 (6.45%) TypeScript
7 128 (4.39%) PowerShell
8 120 (4.12%) Kotlin
9 104 (3.57%) Ruby
10 94 (3.22%) Go
11 93 (3.19%) Scala
12 92 (3.16%) C++
13 80 (2.74%) Java 8
14 70 (2.40%) Bash Shell
15 68 (2.33%) T-SQL
16 62 (2.13%) R
17 47 (1.61%) PHP
18 36 (1.23%) C
19 35 (1.20%) ES6
20 34 (1.17%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 240 (8.23%) Degree
2 100 (3.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (0.99%) AWS Certification
3 29 (0.99%) CISSP
3 29 (0.99%) Master's Degree
4 18 (0.62%) PhD
5 15 (0.51%) SANS
6 13 (0.45%) CISM
7 12 (0.41%) CREST Certified
7 12 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (0.38%) GXPN
9 10 (0.34%) CEH
9 10 (0.34%) OSCP
10 9 (0.31%) CCNP
11 8 (0.27%) CEPT
11 8 (0.27%) EC-Council LPT
11 8 (0.27%) OSCE
12 7 (0.24%) CISA
12 7 (0.24%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 237 (8.13%) QA
2 29 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (0.89%) Data Quality
4 17 (0.58%) SLA
5 13 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.38%) GDPR
7 10 (0.34%) SEPA
8 8 (0.27%) PSD2
9 6 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.14%) EMIR
10 4 (0.14%) NIST
10 4 (0.14%) PMO
11 3 (0.10%) COBIT
11 3 (0.10%) ISO 20022
11 3 (0.10%) MiFID
12 2 (0.069%) ISO 15022
12 2 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 1 (0.034%) Cyber Essentials
13 1 (0.034%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.034%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 613 (21.02%) Docker
2 66 (2.26%) Active Directory
3 29 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 21 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.17%) vSphere
7 4 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.10%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.069%) HDFS
9 2 (0.069%) LXC
10 1 (0.034%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.034%) iptables
10 1 (0.034%) NFS
10 1 (0.034%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.034%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.034%) XenApp
10 1 (0.034%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 495 (16.98%) Kubernetes
2 259 (8.88%) Terraform
3 166 (5.69%) Ansible
4 81 (2.78%) Puppet
5 56 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (1.03%) Mesos
6 30 (1.03%) Prometheus
7 29 (0.99%) SCCM
8 23 (0.79%) Packer
8 23 (0.79%) SCVMM
9 21 (0.72%) Grafana
10 20 (0.69%) Marathon
11 18 (0.62%) Kibana
12 9 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
13 8 (0.27%) Salt
14 6 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
15 5 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
16 4 (0.14%) Nagios
17 3 (0.10%) Istio
17 3 (0.10%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 236 (8.09%) Microsoft
2 85 (2.91%) Google
3 43 (1.47%) Oracle
4 41 (1.41%) Tableau
5 40 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
6 39 (1.34%) Cisco
6 39 (1.34%) Red Hat
7 29 (0.99%) Splunk
8 26 (0.89%) VMware
9 25 (0.86%) Atlassian
10 24 (0.82%) Foundry
11 16 (0.55%) TOWER Software
12 13 (0.45%) Databricks
12 13 (0.45%) Informatica
13 12 (0.41%) Adobe
13 12 (0.41%) IBM
14 11 (0.38%) Okta
14 11 (0.38%) Rackspace
15 10 (0.34%) SAP
15 10 (0.34%) Zend