Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 213 258
Rank change year-on-year +78 +45 -8
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 160 80 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.19% 1.01% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.90% 2.39% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 146 77 22
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% -33.33%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £30,375
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 2,712 3,350 3,054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 37.17% 42.26% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2,228 2,779 2,655
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,250 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 24 September 2018.

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 24 September 2018. 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
Bolton - 10 £37,500 - 1
Stockport +15 4 £45,000 -6.25%
Altrincham - 2 £45,000 -
Salford -8 1 £45,000 +80.00% 2
Cheadle - 1 £37,500 - 1
Oldham - 1 £31,500 -
Wigan - 1 £55,000 -
Fintech
North West

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 99 (61.88%) Finance
2 85 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (52.50%) C#
4 58 (36.25%) HTML
5 57 (35.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 56 (35.00%) .NET
6 56 (35.00%) Scrum
7 54 (33.75%) CSS
7 54 (33.75%) AngularJS
8 51 (31.88%) JavaScript
9 49 (30.63%) Asset Management
9 49 (30.63%) Wealth Management
10 44 (27.50%) SQL Server
11 39 (24.38%) MVC
11 39 (24.38%) Node.js
12 35 (21.88%) SQL
13 33 (20.63%) MongoDB
14 32 (20.00%) HTML5
14 32 (20.00%) CSS3
14 32 (20.00%) DevOps
15 30 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 29 (18.13%) ASP.NET
17 28 (17.50%) Web Application Development
17 28 (17.50%) SQL Server 2016
18 27 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 27 (16.88%) Windows
18 27 (16.88%) RavenDB
18 27 (16.88%) Amazon AWS
18 27 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC
18 27 (16.88%) .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 3 (1.88%) Confluence
2 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.25%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.63%) InVision
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 57 (35.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (16.88%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (13.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.88%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.88%) Office 365
5 2 (1.25%) GitHub
5 2 (1.25%) npm
6 1 (0.63%) Google Play
6 1 (0.63%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 33 (20.63%) MongoDB
3 28 (17.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 27 (16.88%) RavenDB
5 11 (6.88%) Relational Database
5 11 (6.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (4.38%) MySQL
8 6 (3.75%) RDBMS
9 5 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.13%) NoSQL
10 4 (2.50%) Power BI
11 2 (1.25%) Datomic
11 2 (1.25%) OLAP
11 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.63%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.63%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 24 (15.00%) TeamCity
2 23 (14.38%) Octopus Deploy
3 17 (10.63%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.63%) Selenium
4 9 (5.63%) Visual Studio
5 8 (5.00%) JIRA
6 7 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (3.75%) JMeter
8 5 (3.13%) Jasmine
9 4 (2.50%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.50%) eggPlant
9 4 (2.50%) LoadRunner
9 4 (2.50%) Maven
10 3 (1.88%) Babel
10 3 (1.88%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.88%) JUnit
10 3 (1.88%) Protractor
10 3 (1.88%) TestNG
10 3 (1.88%) webpack
11 2 (1.25%) gulp
General
1 99 (61.88%) Finance
2 16 (10.00%) Banking
3 9 (5.63%) Advertising
4 5 (3.13%) Retail
5 2 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 99 (61.88%) Developer
2 33 (20.63%) .NET Developer
3 24 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 22 (13.75%) C# Developer
5 20 (12.50%) .NET Developer - Fintech
6 18 (11.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 15 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
7 15 (9.38%) Software Developer
8 13 (8.13%) Lead Developer
9 12 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (7.50%) C# Software Developer
10 11 (6.88%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (6.88%) DevOps Manager
11 10 (6.25%) PHP Developer
11 10 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 9 (5.63%) SQL Developer
13 8 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
14 7 (4.38%) Analyst
14 7 (4.38%) Senior C# Developer
14 7 (4.38%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (36.25%) HTML
2 56 (35.00%) .NET
3 54 (33.75%) AngularJS
3 54 (33.75%) CSS
4 39 (24.38%) Node.js
5 32 (20.00%) CSS3
5 32 (20.00%) HTML5
6 30 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 29 (18.13%) ASP.NET
8 27 (16.88%) .NET Framework
8 27 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 26 (16.25%) React
10 11 (6.88%) Vue.js
11 10 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (6.25%) REST
12 8 (5.00%) Laravel
13 7 (4.38%) Ember.js
13 7 (4.38%) Spring
13 7 (4.38%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (4.38%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (3.75%) User Experience
4 4 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.88%) State Machine
6 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.63%) Clustering
7 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.63%) Derivative
7 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.88%) Windows
2 25 (15.63%) Linux
3 4 (2.50%) Android
3 4 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.88%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.25%) Unix
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (35.00%) Scrum
3 49 (30.63%) Asset Management
3 49 (30.63%) Wealth Management
4 39 (24.38%) MVC
5 32 (20.00%) DevOps
6 28 (17.50%) Web Application Development
7 18 (11.25%) Microservices
8 17 (10.63%) Front End Development
8 17 (10.63%) Mentoring
9 15 (9.38%) Software Engineering
10 12 (7.50%) TDD
11 10 (6.25%) BDD
11 10 (6.25%) OOP
11 10 (6.25%) SOA
11 10 (6.25%) Test Automation
11 10 (6.25%) Unit Testing
12 9 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (4.38%) Open Source
13 7 (4.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 84 (52.50%) C#
2 51 (31.88%) JavaScript
3 35 (21.88%) SQL
4 26 (16.25%) Python
5 25 (15.63%) Java
6 19 (11.88%) PHP
7 9 (5.63%) T-SQL
8 8 (5.00%) TypeScript
9 4 (2.50%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.88%) ES6
10 3 (1.88%) Java 8
10 3 (1.88%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.25%) C++
11 2 (1.25%) Clojure
11 2 (1.25%) Go
11 2 (1.25%) R
11 2 (1.25%) Ruby
11 2 (1.25%) Scala
12 1 (0.63%) C
12 1 (0.63%) ES7
Qualifications
1 1 (0.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.00%) QA
2 3 (1.88%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (2.50%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (13.75%) Ansible
1 22 (13.75%) Salt
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (6.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.75%) Zend
3 4 (2.50%) Tableau
3 4 (2.50%) WorldPay
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle
5 2 (1.25%) Informatica
6 1 (0.63%) Apple
6 1 (0.63%) Cognos
6 1 (0.63%) Google
6 1 (0.63%) VMware