Period
to 25 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Fintech skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (FinTech)
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 116 133 166
Rank change year-on-year +17 +33 -11
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 505 232 446
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.80% 2.31% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 2.51% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 418 220 413
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £48,438 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +14.29% +10.53%
75th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £110,750 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -

Fintech is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 16,754 9,258 21,041
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 92.96% 92.10% 91.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11,413 7,488 17,152
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,263
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,003 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.99% +0.01% +5.26%
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Fintech as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Fintech in the South East.

Salary trend for Fintech in the South East

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Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Fintech in the South East over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Fintech in the South East

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Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fintech within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Surrey +6 199 £60,000 -11.11% 27
Hampshire -6 90 £55,000 +4.76% 7
East Sussex -5 65 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Thames Valley -55 64 £67,500 +17.39% 14
Berkshire -12 51 £67,500 +12.50% 11
West Sussex 0 29 £45,000 -21.74% 1
Kent -47 20 £37,500 -26.83% 3
Buckinghamshire -50 9 - - 1
Oxfordshire -31 4 £70,000 +30.23% 2
Home Counties - 2 £100,000 -
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England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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 South East region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 304 (60.20%) Finance
2 174 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (28.51%) Software Engineering
4 134 (26.53%) DevOps
5 125 (24.75%) JavaScript
6 118 (23.37%) Azure
7 115 (22.77%) HTML
8 107 (21.19%) SQL
9 106 (20.99%) CSS
10 98 (19.41%) React
11 94 (18.61%) .NET
11 94 (18.61%) CI/CD
12 88 (17.43%) C#
13 87 (17.23%) Social Skills
14 84 (16.63%) Java
15 83 (16.44%) Full Stack Development
16 81 (16.04%) SaaS
17 79 (15.64%) AngularJS
18 78 (15.45%) Git (software)
19 77 (15.25%) Jenkins
20 76 (15.05%) Docker
20 76 (15.05%) Microservices
20 76 (15.05%) Scrum
21 74 (14.65%) Test Automation
21 74 (14.65%) Product Roadmap
22 73 (14.46%) Degree
23 71 (14.06%) Unit Testing
24 69 (13.66%) TDD
24 69 (13.66%) Banking
25 68 (13.47%) MySQL

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 38 (7.52%) Apache Spark
2 33 (6.53%) Apache
3 16 (3.17%) GemFire
4 5 (0.99%) Confluence
5 4 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.40%) Anypoint
6 2 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.40%) Mule
6 2 (0.40%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.20%) SAS
7 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (1.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.20%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.20%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 118 (23.37%) Azure
2 81 (16.04%) SaaS
3 56 (11.09%) AWS
4 19 (3.76%) GitHub
5 17 (3.37%) GCP
5 17 (3.37%) npm
6 14 (2.77%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (2.38%) Figma
8 11 (2.18%) Amazon S3
9 10 (1.98%) Amazon Kinesis
10 7 (1.39%) Amazon ECS
10 7 (1.39%) Amazon ELB
10 7 (1.39%) Amazon EMR
11 6 (1.19%) Amazon EKS
11 6 (1.19%) Microsoft 365
12 4 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.79%) CloudFront
12 4 (0.79%) PaaS
13 2 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.40%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.19%) Internet
2 4 (0.79%) Firewall
3 3 (0.59%) VPN
4 2 (0.40%) DNS
4 2 (0.40%) Network Security
4 2 (0.40%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.40%) VoIP
4 2 (0.40%) WAN
4 2 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.20%) HTTP
5 1 (0.20%) Wireless
5 1 (0.20%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (13.47%) MySQL
2 43 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 39 (7.72%) PostgreSQL
4 35 (6.93%) Big Data
4 35 (6.93%) MongoDB
5 23 (4.55%) HBase
6 21 (4.16%) MariaDB
7 20 (3.96%) NoSQL
7 20 (3.96%) Relational Database
8 18 (3.56%) Hadoop
9 15 (2.97%) Redis
10 5 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.59%) MS Access
11 3 (0.59%) OLTP
12 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 78 (15.45%) Git (software)
2 77 (15.25%) Jenkins
3 43 (8.51%) Selenium
4 42 (8.32%) Cucumber
5 26 (5.15%) Cypress.io
5 26 (5.15%) JIRA
5 26 (5.15%) SpecFlow
6 24 (4.75%) Artifactory
7 23 (4.55%) JUnit
8 21 (4.16%) PHPUnit
9 20 (3.96%) Visual Studio
10 19 (3.76%) Sonatype Nexus
11 18 (3.56%) Gradle
11 18 (3.56%) Protractor
12 17 (3.37%) IntelliJ
12 17 (3.37%) Jasmine
13 16 (3.17%) Eclipse
13 16 (3.17%) Storybook
14 14 (2.77%) Mockito
14 14 (2.77%) SonarQube
General
1 304 (60.20%) Finance
2 87 (17.23%) Social Skills
3 69 (13.66%) Banking
4 55 (10.89%) Law
5 39 (7.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 26 (5.15%) Marketing
7 21 (4.16%) Games
8 18 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (1.58%) Retail
10 6 (1.19%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.59%) Advertising
12 2 (0.40%) Automotive
12 2 (0.40%) Influencing Skills
12 2 (0.40%) Legal
12 2 (0.40%) Publishing
13 1 (0.20%) Documentation Skills
13 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.20%) Presentation Skills
13 1 (0.20%) Public Speaking
13 1 (0.20%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 216 (42.77%) Developer
2 47 (9.31%) .NET Developer
3 45 (8.91%) PHP Developer
3 45 (8.91%) Product Owner
4 42 (8.32%) React Developer
5 41 (8.12%) Software Engineer
6 40 (7.92%) Analyst
7 35 (6.93%) Lead Developer
8 31 (6.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 31 (6.14%) Software Developer
9 24 (4.75%) Senior Developer
10 22 (4.36%) DevOps Engineer
11 21 (4.16%) Lead Software Developer
11 21 (4.16%) PHP Developer - Fintech
11 21 (4.16%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 21 (4.16%) Senior Manager
12 20 (3.96%) Principal Developer
13 19 (3.76%) Service Owner
14 18 (3.56%) QA Automation Engineer
14 18 (3.56%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (22.77%) HTML
2 106 (20.99%) CSS
3 98 (19.41%) React
4 94 (18.61%) .NET
5 79 (15.64%) AngularJS
6 61 (12.08%) Node.js
7 53 (10.50%) RESTful
7 53 (10.50%) Vue.js
8 51 (10.10%) Spring
9 45 (8.91%) Redux
10 40 (7.92%) Jest
11 38 (7.52%) jQuery
12 37 (7.33%) Kafka
13 36 (7.13%) KnockoutJS
14 35 (6.93%) LAMP
14 35 (6.93%) REST
15 34 (6.73%) .NET Core
16 30 (5.94%) JSON
16 30 (5.94%) XML
17 29 (5.74%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.51%) User Experience
2 42 (8.32%) Self-Motivation
3 39 (7.72%) Greenfield Project
4 30 (5.94%) Linux Command Line
5 21 (4.16%) Legacy Code
6 19 (3.76%) Algorithms
7 9 (1.78%) Data Structures
8 5 (0.99%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.79%) Market Risk
9 4 (0.79%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.40%) AS400
10 2 (0.40%) EPoS
10 2 (0.40%) iPad
11 1 (0.20%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.20%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 55 (10.89%) Linux
2 31 (6.14%) Unix
3 25 (4.95%) Windows
4 4 (0.79%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.59%) VMS
5 3 (0.59%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.40%) Android
6 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (28.51%) Software Engineering
3 134 (26.53%) DevOps
4 94 (18.61%) CI/CD
5 83 (16.44%) Full Stack Development
6 76 (15.05%) Microservices
6 76 (15.05%) Scrum
7 74 (14.65%) Product Roadmap
7 74 (14.65%) Test Automation
8 71 (14.06%) Unit Testing
9 69 (13.66%) TDD
10 60 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
11 58 (11.49%) Computer Science
12 54 (10.69%) Stakeholder Management
13 49 (9.70%) Sprint Planning
14 48 (9.50%) Backlog Management
14 48 (9.50%) Business Analysis
15 47 (9.31%) BDD
15 47 (9.31%) Product Backlog
16 46 (9.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 125 (24.75%) JavaScript
2 107 (21.19%) SQL
3 88 (17.43%) C#
4 84 (16.63%) Java
5 52 (10.30%) PHP
6 46 (9.11%) TypeScript
7 38 (7.52%) Python
8 30 (5.94%) Shell Script
9 24 (4.75%) Go
10 21 (4.16%) PHP 7
10 21 (4.16%) PL/SQL
11 20 (3.96%) Groovy
12 16 (3.17%) Ruby
13 15 (2.97%) VB
14 14 (2.77%) VB6
15 9 (1.78%) T-SQL
16 8 (1.58%) Bash
17 7 (1.39%) PowerShell
18 6 (1.19%) Kotlin
18 6 (1.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 73 (14.46%) Degree
2 44 (8.71%) ISEB
3 30 (5.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (4.16%) OCP
4 21 (4.16%) Oracle Certification
5 11 (2.18%) PhD
6 6 (1.19%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.40%) HNC
7 2 (0.40%) HND
7 2 (0.40%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.40%) MCSA
7 2 (0.40%) MCSE
7 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.20%) CCNA
8 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.20%) CSPO
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (10.69%) QA
2 9 (1.78%) GDPR
3 8 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.19%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.79%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.40%) NIST
6 2 (0.40%) PSD2
6 2 (0.40%) SLA
7 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.20%) SOC 2
System Software
1 76 (15.05%) Docker
2 23 (4.55%) HDFS
3 14 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.40%) DFS Replication
4 2 (0.40%) Firmware
4 2 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.20%) LXC
Systems Management
1 37 (7.33%) Kubernetes
2 29 (5.74%) Ansible
3 23 (4.55%) Terraform
4 16 (3.17%) Istio
4 16 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.59%) Puppet
6 2 (0.40%) Grafana
7 1 (0.20%) Galera Cluster
7 1 (0.20%) Marathon
7 1 (0.20%) OpenNebula
7 1 (0.20%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 42 (8.32%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.36%) Oracle
3 19 (3.76%) Xceptor
4 16 (3.17%) Okta
4 16 (3.17%) VMware
5 4 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.59%) Sonatype
6 3 (0.59%) Splunk
7 2 (0.40%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.40%) Databricks
7 2 (0.40%) Dell
7 2 (0.40%) Google
7 2 (0.40%) Intel
7 2 (0.40%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.40%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe
8 1 (0.20%) Cisco
8 1 (0.20%) Meraki
8 1 (0.20%) Roku
8 1 (0.20%) WooCommerce