Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 296 318
Rank change year-on-year +120 +22 +46
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 205 79 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.65% 0.60% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.34% 1.43% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 185 73 29
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £68,600
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -

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 4,727 5,538 4,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.00% 42.21% 41.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3,692 4,451 4,062
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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

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Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fintech in the North West over the 6 months to 19 July 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 19 July 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 +109 128 £50,000 - 29
Cheshire +18 68 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Merseyside +15 4 £56,250 +46.10%
Lancashire +7 4 £40,000 - 1
Fintech
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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.

1 150 (73.17%) Finance
2 105 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (43.90%) C#
4 80 (39.02%) AngularJS
5 74 (36.10%) .NET
6 73 (35.61%) SQL Server
7 67 (32.68%) HTML
8 65 (31.71%) CSS
9 64 (31.22%) Wealth Management
10 58 (28.29%) MVC
10 58 (28.29%) Scrum
11 54 (26.34%) Asset Management
12 53 (25.85%) Microsoft Azure
13 51 (24.88%) ASP.NET
14 48 (23.41%) MongoDB
15 46 (22.44%) ASP.NET MVC
16 45 (21.95%) HTML5
17 44 (21.46%) SQL Server 2016
18 43 (20.98%) CSS3
18 43 (20.98%) JavaScript
18 43 (20.98%) SQL
19 42 (20.49%) .NET Framework
20 41 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 38 (18.54%) RavenDB
21 38 (18.54%) Web Application Development
21 38 (18.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 37 (18.05%) Java
23 34 (16.59%) Microservices
24 33 (16.10%) Amazon AWS
25 30 (14.63%) Banking

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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 8 (3.90%) NServiceBus
2 3 (1.46%) Confluence
3 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.98%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) BASE24
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) HFM
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 53 (25.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (16.10%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.90%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (2.44%) GitHub
5 3 (1.46%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.98%) npm
6 2 (0.98%) Office 365
6 2 (0.98%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.49%) AdWords
7 1 (0.49%) Google Play
7 1 (0.49%) iTunes
7 1 (0.49%) Responsys
7 1 (0.49%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.93%) Internet
2 3 (1.46%) ATM
3 2 (0.98%) HTTP
4 1 (0.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (35.61%) SQL Server
2 48 (23.41%) MongoDB
3 44 (21.46%) SQL Server 2016
4 38 (18.54%) RavenDB
5 18 (8.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (8.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (6.83%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (6.34%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (6.34%) Relational Database
9 11 (5.37%) RDBMS
10 9 (4.39%) SQL Server 2014
11 8 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (3.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (3.41%) MySQL
13 5 (2.44%) Datomic
13 5 (2.44%) NoSQL
13 5 (2.44%) Power BI
14 2 (0.98%) OLAP
14 2 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
15 1 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 15 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.37%) Jenkins
3 10 (4.88%) TeamCity
4 8 (3.90%) JIRA
4 8 (3.90%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (2.93%) Selenium
7 3 (1.46%) Babel
7 3 (1.46%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.46%) JMeter
7 3 (1.46%) webpack
8 2 (0.98%) Grunt
8 2 (0.98%) gulp
8 2 (0.98%) JUnit
8 2 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.98%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.98%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.98%) Subversion
8 2 (0.98%) Xcode
General
1 150 (73.17%) Finance
2 30 (14.63%) Banking
3 17 (8.29%) Investment Banking
4 10 (4.88%) Advertising
5 9 (4.39%) Law
6 6 (2.93%) Marketing
7 3 (1.46%) Retail
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Electronics
8 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 135 (65.85%) Developer
2 50 (24.39%) .NET Developer
3 35 (17.07%) .NET Developer - Fintech
4 29 (14.15%) Senior Developer
5 17 (8.29%) C# Developer
5 17 (8.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 17 (8.29%) SQL Developer
6 15 (7.32%) Java Developer
7 14 (6.83%) Full Stack Developer
8 13 (6.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 13 (6.34%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (6.34%) Java Developer - Fintech
9 11 (5.37%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 11 (5.37%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (5.37%) Lead Developer
9 11 (5.37%) Software Engineer
10 10 (4.88%) Analyst
10 10 (4.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 9 (4.39%) C# Software Engineer
11 9 (4.39%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (39.02%) AngularJS
2 74 (36.10%) .NET
3 67 (32.68%) HTML
4 65 (31.71%) CSS
5 51 (24.88%) ASP.NET
6 46 (22.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 45 (21.95%) HTML5
8 43 (20.98%) CSS3
9 42 (20.49%) .NET Framework
10 41 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 38 (18.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 29 (14.15%) React
13 23 (11.22%) RESTful
14 21 (10.24%) Node.js
15 19 (9.27%) ASP.NET Web API
16 18 (8.78%) Spring
17 16 (7.80%) Web Services
18 15 (7.32%) SOAP
19 14 (6.83%) Angular 2
20 12 (5.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.27%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.90%) Algorithms
3 8 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.90%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (2.93%) Internet of Things
5 5 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.44%) User Experience
6 3 (1.46%) State Machine
6 3 (1.46%) Tandem
7 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.49%) Clustering
8 1 (0.49%) Social Media
8 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.80%) Windows
2 13 (6.34%) Linux
3 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.98%) Android
4 2 (0.98%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (31.22%) Wealth Management
3 58 (28.29%) MVC
3 58 (28.29%) Scrum
4 54 (26.34%) Asset Management
5 38 (18.54%) Web Application Development
6 34 (16.59%) Microservices
7 29 (14.15%) Software Engineering
8 25 (12.20%) DevOps
9 23 (11.22%) Front End Development
10 22 (10.73%) SOA
11 17 (8.29%) Waterfall
12 16 (7.80%) Mentoring
12 16 (7.80%) TDD
13 13 (6.34%) API Development
13 13 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (5.85%) SDLC
15 11 (5.37%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (4.88%) Problem-Solving
16 10 (4.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (43.90%) C#
2 43 (20.98%) JavaScript
2 43 (20.98%) SQL
3 37 (18.05%) Java
4 15 (7.32%) Python
4 15 (7.32%) T-SQL
5 13 (6.34%) PHP
6 11 (5.37%) TypeScript
7 6 (2.93%) Go
7 6 (2.93%) Ruby
8 5 (2.44%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.44%) Clojure
8 5 (2.44%) Scala
8 5 (2.44%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.46%) COBOL
9 3 (1.46%) ES6
10 2 (0.98%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.98%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.98%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (9.27%) Degree
2 10 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.49%) ACCA
4 1 (0.49%) APMP
4 1 (0.49%) CIMA
4 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.49%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.90%) QA
2 3 (1.46%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.49%) IFRS
System Software
1 20 (9.76%) Docker
2 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (8.78%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.90%) Ansible
2 8 (3.90%) Salt
3 5 (2.44%) Rancher
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (10.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.85%) Capita
3 9 (4.39%) Tableau
4 4 (1.95%) Google
4 4 (1.95%) Oracle
5 3 (1.46%) WorldPay
5 3 (1.46%) Zend
6 2 (0.98%) Informatica
6 2 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.98%) Twitter
7 1 (0.49%) Apple
7 1 (0.49%) Cognos
7 1 (0.49%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.49%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (0.49%) Sun
7 1 (0.49%) VMware