Period
to 16 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fintech in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 99 174 249
Rank change year-on-year +75 +75 +2
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 215 119 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.16% 1.60% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.91% 4.20% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 206 102 36
Manchester median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +33.33% -38.89%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,125 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £65,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00% -40.74%

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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,719 2,831 2,994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 40.00% 37.95% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2,283 2,279 2,591
Manchester median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -

Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in Manchester

Fintech
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Fintech in Manchester

Fintech
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fintech in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Fintech in Manchester

Fintech
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fintech within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
Altrincham 0 6 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Bolton +17 5 £35,000 +4.48%
Stockport +6 2 £46,250 +23.33% 2
Oldham - 2 £29,500 -
Wigan - 1 £55,000 -
Fintech
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 128 (59.53%) Finance
2 123 (57.21%) C#
3 95 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (35.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 67 (31.16%) Wealth Management
5 67 (31.16%) Asset Management
6 66 (30.70%) Python
7 62 (28.84%) JavaScript
8 60 (27.91%) .NET
9 57 (26.51%) Scrum
10 55 (25.58%) AngularJS
10 55 (25.58%) DevOps
11 54 (25.12%) HTML
12 52 (24.19%) Java
12 52 (24.19%) CSS
13 51 (23.72%) Amazon AWS
13 51 (23.72%) Node.js
14 46 (21.40%) Windows
15 45 (20.93%) Linux
15 45 (20.93%) MVC
16 43 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
17 42 (19.53%) TeamCity
18 40 (18.60%) SQL Server
18 40 (18.60%) Ansible
18 40 (18.60%) Salt
18 40 (18.60%) AWS CloudFormation
19 35 (16.28%) Software Engineering
20 32 (14.88%) ASP.NET
21 31 (14.42%) SQL
21 31 (14.42%) .NET Framework

Fintech
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (3.72%) Confluence
2 3 (1.40%) CMS
3 2 (0.93%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.47%) InVision
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 76 (35.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (23.72%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (18.60%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (2.79%) Office 365
5 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) HTTP
1 1 (0.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.95%) MongoDB
3 27 (12.56%) SQL Server 2016
4 25 (11.63%) RavenDB
5 24 (11.16%) Relational Database
6 11 (5.12%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.40%) Big Data
9 3 (1.40%) MySQL
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 43 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 42 (19.53%) TeamCity
3 18 (8.37%) Git (software)
3 18 (8.37%) Selenium
4 15 (6.98%) Visual Studio
5 13 (6.05%) JIRA
6 11 (5.12%) Cucumber
7 9 (4.19%) Maven
8 7 (3.26%) Gradle
8 7 (3.26%) Jenkins
8 7 (3.26%) JUnit
8 7 (3.26%) SoapUI
9 6 (2.79%) JMeter
10 5 (2.33%) Ant
10 5 (2.33%) eggPlant
10 5 (2.33%) LoadRunner
10 5 (2.33%) Mockito
11 4 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.40%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (1.40%) Subversion
General
1 128 (59.53%) Finance
2 11 (5.12%) Banking
3 8 (3.72%) Retail
4 5 (2.33%) Advertising
5 2 (0.93%) Marketing
5 2 (0.93%) Retail Banking
5 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 101 (46.98%) Developer
2 36 (16.74%) C# Developer
3 31 (14.42%) .NET Developer
4 21 (9.77%) Java Developer
4 21 (9.77%) Python Developer
4 21 (9.77%) Software Developer
5 20 (9.30%) .NET Developer - Fintech
5 20 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
5 20 (9.30%) DevOps Manager
5 20 (9.30%) Graduate
5 20 (9.30%) Junior
6 19 (8.84%) Junior Developer
7 18 (8.37%) C++ Developer
7 18 (8.37%) C++/C# Developer
7 18 (8.37%) C++/Java Developer
7 18 (8.37%) Graduate Developer
7 18 (8.37%) Junior C# Developer
7 18 (8.37%) Junior C++ Developer
7 18 (8.37%) Junior Java Developer
7 18 (8.37%) Junior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (27.91%) .NET
2 55 (25.58%) AngularJS
3 54 (25.12%) HTML
4 52 (24.19%) CSS
5 51 (23.72%) Node.js
6 32 (14.88%) ASP.NET
7 31 (14.42%) .NET Framework
7 31 (14.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (13.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 27 (12.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 25 (11.63%) CSS3
10 25 (11.63%) HTML5
11 18 (8.37%) React
12 12 (5.58%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (5.58%) REST
12 12 (5.58%) Spring
13 10 (4.65%) .NET Core
14 9 (4.19%) Laravel
14 9 (4.19%) RESTful
14 9 (4.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.02%) User Experience
2 26 (12.09%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (8.37%) Algorithms
3 18 (8.37%) Data Structures
3 18 (8.37%) Derivative
4 5 (2.33%) Hedge funds
4 5 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.93%) iPad
6 2 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.47%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.47%) Life Science
7 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.47%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 46 (21.40%) Windows
2 45 (20.93%) Linux
3 4 (1.86%) Android
3 4 (1.86%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.40%) Unix
5 2 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (31.16%) Asset Management
2 67 (31.16%) Wealth Management
3 57 (26.51%) Scrum
4 55 (25.58%) DevOps
5 45 (20.93%) MVC
6 35 (16.28%) Software Engineering
7 27 (12.56%) Web Application Development
8 23 (10.70%) OO
9 21 (9.77%) Mathematics
10 20 (9.30%) Computer Science
11 19 (8.84%) Physics
12 18 (8.37%) Microservices
13 17 (7.91%) TDD
14 16 (7.44%) Unit Testing
15 14 (6.51%) BDD
15 14 (6.51%) Test Automation
16 12 (5.58%) Open Source
17 11 (5.12%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (5.12%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 123 (57.21%) C#
2 66 (30.70%) Python
3 62 (28.84%) JavaScript
4 52 (24.19%) Java
5 31 (14.42%) SQL
6 20 (9.30%) C++
7 19 (8.84%) R
8 16 (7.44%) PHP
9 10 (4.65%) Java 8
10 8 (3.72%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.72%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.86%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.40%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.93%) C
14 1 (0.47%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (1.40%) Degree
2 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.47%) MBA
2 1 (0.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.05%) QA
2 4 (1.86%) GDPR
3 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (3.72%) Docker
2 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 40 (18.60%) Ansible
1 40 (18.60%) Salt
2 2 (0.93%) Puppet
3 1 (0.47%) Icinga
3 1 (0.47%) Nagios
3 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (5.12%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.26%) Oracle
2 7 (3.26%) Zend
3 2 (0.93%) ATG
3 2 (0.93%) hybris
3 2 (0.93%) SAP
3 2 (0.93%) Sitecore
3 2 (0.93%) WorldPay
4 1 (0.47%) AppDynamics
4 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.47%) New Relic
4 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.47%) VMware
4 1 (0.47%) Xamarin