Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 244 252
Rank change year-on-year +59 +8 +33
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 110 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.39% 0.50% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.43% 1.23% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 99 37 27
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -37.04% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,450 £79,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -40.74% +35.00%

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 3204 2998 2659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 40.60% 40.53% 35.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2611 2615 2110
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.90%

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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fintech in Manchester over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Fintech in Manchester

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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 11 December 2017. 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
Stockport - 10 £42,750 -
Bolton - 3 £33,500 -
Altrincham - 2 £45,000 -
Fintech
North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing Fintech also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 85 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (64.55%) Finance
3 69 (62.73%) C#
4 62 (56.36%) AngularJS
5 61 (55.45%) .NET
5 61 (55.45%) SQL Server
6 53 (48.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 50 (45.45%) MVC
7 50 (45.45%) ASP.NET
8 46 (41.82%) HTML
9 45 (40.91%) CSS
10 44 (40.00%) .NET Framework
11 42 (38.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 40 (36.36%) MongoDB
12 40 (36.36%) Scrum
13 37 (33.64%) HTML5
13 37 (33.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 36 (32.73%) Web Application Development
14 36 (32.73%) RavenDB
14 36 (32.73%) CSS3
14 36 (32.73%) SQL Server 2016
14 36 (32.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 36 (32.73%) Asset Management
14 36 (32.73%) Wealth Management
15 29 (26.36%) TDD
15 29 (26.36%) JavaScript
16 24 (21.82%) SQL
17 23 (20.91%) QA
18 20 (18.18%) React
19 18 (16.36%) SOLID

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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 2 (1.82%) Confluence
1 2 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 53 (48.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.64%) npm
4 1 (0.91%) Responsys
4 1 (0.91%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (55.45%) SQL Server
2 40 (36.36%) MongoDB
3 36 (32.73%) RavenDB
3 36 (32.73%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.82%) Power BI
5 2 (1.82%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (1.82%) QlikView
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.91%) Big Data
6 1 (0.91%) MySQL
6 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (14.55%) Jenkins
2 14 (12.73%) Selenium
3 13 (11.82%) TeamCity
4 9 (8.18%) SoapUI
5 6 (5.45%) Git (software)
5 6 (5.45%) JIRA
6 5 (4.55%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.73%) NUnit
7 3 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.73%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.73%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.82%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.82%) Subversion
9 1 (0.91%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.91%) JMeter
9 1 (0.91%) JUnit
9 1 (0.91%) Maven
9 1 (0.91%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.91%) TestNG
9 1 (0.91%) Zephyr
General
1 71 (64.55%) Finance
2 7 (6.36%) Marketing
3 1 (0.91%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.91%) Banking
3 1 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.91%) Legal
3 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (66.36%) Developer
2 55 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 18 (16.36%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (16.36%) C# Developer
4 9 (8.18%) Senior Developer
5 7 (6.36%) Analyst
5 7 (6.36%) Software Developer
6 5 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (4.55%) QA Automation Engineer
6 5 (4.55%) QA Engineer
6 5 (4.55%) QA Test Engineer
6 5 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (4.55%) Test Engineer
7 4 (3.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (3.64%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (3.64%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (3.64%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (3.64%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (56.36%) AngularJS
2 61 (55.45%) .NET
3 50 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 46 (41.82%) HTML
5 45 (40.91%) CSS
6 44 (40.00%) .NET Framework
7 42 (38.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (33.64%) HTML5
8 37 (33.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 36 (32.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 36 (32.73%) CSS3
10 20 (18.18%) React
11 13 (11.82%) Angular 2
12 12 (10.91%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (7.27%) Entity Framework
14 8 (7.27%) Node.js
15 7 (6.36%) LINQ
15 7 (6.36%) RESTful
16 6 (5.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (3.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.82%) Replication
3 2 (1.82%) User Experience
4 1 (0.91%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.73%) Android
1 3 (2.73%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (45.45%) MVC
3 40 (36.36%) Scrum
4 36 (32.73%) Asset Management
4 36 (32.73%) Wealth Management
4 36 (32.73%) Web Application Development
5 29 (26.36%) TDD
6 18 (16.36%) SOLID
7 14 (12.73%) Test Automation
8 8 (7.27%) API Development
8 8 (7.27%) SOA
9 6 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (5.45%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (4.55%) Front End Development
10 5 (4.55%) Manual Testing
10 5 (4.55%) SEO
11 4 (3.64%) BDD
11 4 (3.64%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
11 4 (3.64%) Customer Requirements
11 4 (3.64%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 69 (62.73%) C#
2 29 (26.36%) JavaScript
3 24 (21.82%) SQL
4 13 (11.82%) Java
5 6 (5.45%) PHP
5 6 (5.45%) Python
6 3 (2.73%) VB
6 3 (2.73%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.82%) R
7 2 (1.82%) Ruby
7 2 (1.82%) VBScript
8 1 (0.91%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.91%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.91%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (6.36%) Capita
2 6 (5.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.64%) WorldPay
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle
5 1 (0.91%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (0.91%) Zend