Period
to 22 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fintech in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 319 316
Rank change year-on-year +122 -3 +50
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 179 51 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.40% 0.41% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.62% 0.99% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 154 48 33
North West median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -40.74% +38.46%
10th Percentile £32,500 £24,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,725 £86,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +14.29%

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,939 5,140 4,357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.60% 41.54% 36.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3,819 4,216 3,496
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Fintech as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in the North West

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Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Fintech in the North West

Fintech
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fintech in the North West over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Fintech in the North West

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Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fintech within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 February 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
Manchester +93 113 £55,000 +37.50% 22
Cheshire -17 54 £40,000 - 9
Lancashire - 8 £40,000 -
Merseyside +23 4 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Fintech
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 North West region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 130 (72.63%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (70.39%) Finance
3 94 (52.51%) C#
4 90 (50.28%) AngularJS
5 84 (46.93%) .NET
6 79 (44.13%) SQL Server
7 71 (39.66%) MVC
8 61 (34.08%) Wealth Management
9 60 (33.52%) HTML
10 59 (32.96%) CSS
11 57 (31.84%) Scrum
12 54 (30.17%) ASP.NET
13 53 (29.61%) SQL
13 53 (29.61%) .NET Framework
13 53 (29.61%) Microsoft Azure
14 51 (28.49%) Asset Management
15 47 (26.26%) HTML5
15 47 (26.26%) MongoDB
15 47 (26.26%) SQL Server 2016
16 46 (25.70%) ASP.NET MVC
17 45 (25.14%) CSS3
17 45 (25.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 43 (24.02%) RavenDB
18 43 (24.02%) Web Application Development
18 43 (24.02%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 42 (23.46%) JavaScript
20 35 (19.55%) TDD
21 33 (18.44%) Java
22 25 (13.97%) React
23 21 (11.73%) QA

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (3.35%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.79%) Confluence
3 2 (1.12%) NServiceBus
3 2 (1.12%) SAS
4 1 (0.56%) CMS
4 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (2.79%) Chatbot
1 5 (2.79%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.56%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (2.23%) HFM
1 4 (2.23%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (2.23%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.23%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (2.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 4 (2.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 53 (29.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.23%) npm
4 3 (1.68%) GitHub
4 3 (1.68%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.56%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.79%) Internet
2 2 (1.12%) VoIP
3 1 (0.56%) Firewall
3 1 (0.56%) LAN
3 1 (0.56%) Skype
3 1 (0.56%) VPN
3 1 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (44.13%) SQL Server
2 47 (26.26%) MongoDB
2 47 (26.26%) SQL Server 2016
3 43 (24.02%) RavenDB
4 12 (6.70%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (5.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (4.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (3.35%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.23%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (2.23%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.23%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.12%) MySQL
10 2 (1.12%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.12%) Power BI
11 1 (0.56%) Datomic
11 1 (0.56%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 18 (10.06%) Jenkins
2 17 (9.50%) Selenium
3 10 (5.59%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.03%) JIRA
4 9 (5.03%) SoapUI
4 9 (5.03%) TeamCity
5 8 (4.47%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.79%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.23%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (2.23%) SonarQube
8 3 (1.68%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.68%) JMeter
8 3 (1.68%) JUnit
8 3 (1.68%) Maven
8 3 (1.68%) NUnit
8 3 (1.68%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.68%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.12%) Gatling
9 2 (1.12%) JBehave
General
1 126 (70.39%) Finance
2 13 (7.26%) Banking
3 12 (6.70%) Investment Banking
4 10 (5.59%) Law
5 6 (3.35%) Retail Banking
6 5 (2.79%) Legal
7 4 (2.23%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.68%) Marketing
9 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 114 (63.69%) Developer
2 75 (41.90%) .NET Developer
3 30 (16.76%) C# .NET Developer
3 30 (16.76%) C# Developer
4 13 (7.26%) Full Stack Developer
5 12 (6.70%) Senior Developer
6 11 (6.15%) Java Developer
6 11 (6.15%) Software Developer
7 10 (5.59%) .NET Software Developer
7 10 (5.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 10 (5.59%) C# Software Developer
7 10 (5.59%) Software Engineer
8 9 (5.03%) Project Manager
8 9 (5.03%) SQL Developer
9 8 (4.47%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 8 (4.47%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (4.47%) SQL BI Developer
9 8 (4.47%) SQL Server BI Developer
9 8 (4.47%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
9 8 (4.47%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (50.28%) AngularJS
2 84 (46.93%) .NET
3 60 (33.52%) HTML
4 59 (32.96%) CSS
5 54 (30.17%) ASP.NET
6 53 (29.61%) .NET Framework
7 47 (26.26%) HTML5
8 46 (25.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 45 (25.14%) CSS3
9 45 (25.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 43 (24.02%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 25 (13.97%) React
12 18 (10.06%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (9.50%) Angular 2
14 13 (7.26%) RESTful
14 13 (7.26%) Spring
15 9 (5.03%) KnockoutJS
16 8 (4.47%) SOAP
17 7 (3.91%) WCF
18 6 (3.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.38%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.35%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.35%) User Experience
4 5 (2.79%) Internet of Things
4 5 (2.79%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.12%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.56%) IVR
6 1 (0.56%) PMI
6 1 (0.56%) Replication
6 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.23%) Android
1 4 (2.23%) Linux
1 4 (2.23%) Windows
2 3 (1.68%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.12%) Unix
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (72.63%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (39.66%) MVC
3 61 (34.08%) Wealth Management
4 57 (31.84%) Scrum
5 51 (28.49%) Asset Management
6 43 (24.02%) Web Application Development
7 35 (19.55%) TDD
8 19 (10.61%) SOLID
8 19 (10.61%) Test Automation
9 18 (10.06%) Microservices
10 17 (9.50%) Software Engineering
11 16 (8.94%) Waterfall
12 13 (7.26%) API Development
13 12 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (6.70%) Mentoring
14 11 (6.15%) Machine Learning
14 11 (6.15%) SOA
15 10 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (5.59%) DevOps
15 10 (5.59%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (52.51%) C#
2 53 (29.61%) SQL
3 42 (23.46%) JavaScript
4 33 (18.44%) Java
5 11 (6.15%) T-SQL
6 8 (4.47%) PHP
6 8 (4.47%) Python
7 5 (2.79%) Ruby
8 4 (2.23%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.23%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.68%) VB
9 3 (1.68%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.12%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.12%) Go
10 2 (1.12%) R
10 2 (1.12%) Scala
10 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.56%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.56%) Clojure
11 1 (0.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (7.82%) Degree
2 7 (3.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (1.68%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.12%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.56%) PhD
5 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.73%) QA
2 6 (3.35%) PSD2
3 2 (1.12%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (3.35%) Docker
2 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (3.35%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.12%) Rancher
2 2 (1.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (8.94%) Capita
2 11 (6.15%) Oracle
2 11 (6.15%) WorldPay
3 9 (5.03%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.68%) Adobe
5 2 (1.12%) Apigee
5 2 (1.12%) Avaya
5 2 (1.12%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.12%) NICE Systems
5 2 (1.12%) Polycom
5 2 (1.12%) Sun
6 1 (0.56%) Castleton
6 1 (0.56%) Citrix
6 1 (0.56%) Google
6 1 (0.56%) MobileIron
6 1 (0.56%) Tableau
6 1 (0.56%) Zend