Period
to 22 June 2018

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

Financial Technology (Fintech)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 264 332 535
Rank change year-on-year +68 +203 +66
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 339 232 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.12% 0.79% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.80% 2.06% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 304 177 69
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £32,250
90th Percentile £69,625 £75,000 £75,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 12,097 11,289 15,883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.98% 38.42% 42.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9,937 9,255 13,178
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Fintech as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fintech in the South East over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

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 22 June 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
Thames Valley +43 139 £50,000 -13.04% 14
Berkshire +47 103 £50,000 -13.04% 8
Surrey +3 101 £50,000 - 11
Hampshire +38 72 £37,500 -25.00% 9
Oxfordshire -1 20 £43,750 -27.08% 5
Buckinghamshire -1 16 £52,000 -9.57% 1
East Sussex -7 15 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Kent -4 9 £37,500 +7.14%
West Sussex +4 2 £58,750 +30.56% 2
Middlesex - 1 £90,000 -
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England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 159 (46.90%) Finance
2 142 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (32.74%) SQL
4 107 (31.56%) JavaScript
5 98 (28.91%) Java
5 98 (28.91%) CSS
6 96 (28.32%) HTML
7 88 (25.96%) .NET
8 87 (25.66%) C#
9 84 (24.78%) Python
10 67 (19.76%) Linux
11 66 (19.47%) MVC
12 65 (19.17%) SQL Server
13 58 (17.11%) AngularJS
14 57 (16.81%) ASP.NET
14 57 (16.81%) Web Services
15 54 (15.93%) NoSQL
16 49 (14.45%) Git (software)
17 47 (13.86%) ASP.NET MVC
17 47 (13.86%) REST
18 46 (13.57%) HTML5
19 44 (12.98%) Microsoft Azure
19 44 (12.98%) Banking
20 43 (12.68%) TDD
21 41 (12.09%) Spring
22 40 (11.80%) Scrum
23 39 (11.50%) Test Automation
23 39 (11.50%) MongoDB
24 38 (11.21%) Computer Science
24 38 (11.21%) jQuery

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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 12 (3.54%) JBoss
2 9 (2.65%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.77%) Confluence
4 5 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (0.88%) Apache
5 3 (0.88%) CMS
5 3 (0.88%) IIS
5 3 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.88%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.59%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.59%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.29%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.29%) WildFly
Applications
1 18 (5.31%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 44 (12.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (9.73%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.24%) SaaS
4 5 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.88%) Rackspace Cloud
6 2 (0.59%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.59%) FinancialForce
6 2 (0.59%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.59%) Sauce Labs
6 2 (0.59%) Serverless
7 1 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.29%) GitHub
7 1 (0.29%) IaaS
7 1 (0.29%) Office 365
7 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.42%) NFC
2 4 (1.18%) DNS
3 3 (0.88%) Firewall
3 3 (0.88%) SMS
3 3 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.29%) ATM
5 1 (0.29%) DHCP
5 1 (0.29%) Internet
5 1 (0.29%) MPLS
5 1 (0.29%) NGN
5 1 (0.29%) VLAN
5 1 (0.29%) VPN
5 1 (0.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (19.17%) SQL Server
2 54 (15.93%) NoSQL
3 39 (11.50%) MongoDB
4 37 (10.91%) SQL Server 2016
5 30 (8.85%) Relational Database
6 25 (7.37%) RavenDB
7 20 (5.90%) MySQL
8 16 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (4.42%) Blockchain
10 13 (3.83%) RDBMS
11 11 (3.24%) SQL Server 2014
11 11 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (2.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 10 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (2.06%) Power BI
15 4 (1.18%) MariaDB
16 3 (0.88%) Hadoop
16 3 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 49 (14.45%) Git (software)
2 15 (4.42%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.65%) JIRA
4 6 (1.77%) Selenium
5 5 (1.47%) JUnit
5 5 (1.47%) Maven
5 5 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.18%) IntelliJ
7 3 (0.88%) Artifactory
7 3 (0.88%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.88%) JMeter
7 3 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.88%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.59%) Ant
8 2 (0.59%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.59%) ERwin
8 2 (0.59%) Gradle
8 2 (0.59%) Mockito
8 2 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.59%) SoapUI
General
1 159 (46.90%) Finance
2 44 (12.98%) Banking
3 33 (9.73%) Retail
4 20 (5.90%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.72%) Electronics
6 15 (4.42%) Marketing
6 15 (4.42%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.47%) Advertising
7 5 (1.47%) Law
8 4 (1.18%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.59%) Games
9 2 (0.59%) Legal
9 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.29%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 213 (62.83%) Developer
2 76 (22.42%) Java Developer
3 55 (16.22%) .NET Developer
4 33 (9.73%) C# Developer
5 32 (9.44%) Java Developer - Fintech
6 29 (8.55%) .NET Developer - Fintech
7 27 (7.96%) Senior Developer
8 26 (7.67%) Consultant
9 23 (6.78%) SQL Developer
10 21 (6.19%) Python Developer
11 20 (5.90%) C# .NET Developer
12 19 (5.60%) Full Stack Developer
13 18 (5.31%) Linux Developer
14 17 (5.01%) C# Software Developer
14 17 (5.01%) C++ Developer
14 17 (5.01%) Payments Consultant
14 17 (5.01%) Senior Consultant
14 17 (5.01%) Software Developer
15 16 (4.72%) C++/Java Developer
15 16 (4.72%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (28.91%) CSS
2 96 (28.32%) HTML
3 88 (25.96%) .NET
4 58 (17.11%) AngularJS
5 57 (16.81%) ASP.NET
5 57 (16.81%) Web Services
6 47 (13.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 47 (13.86%) REST
7 46 (13.57%) HTML5
8 41 (12.09%) Spring
9 38 (11.21%) jQuery
10 36 (10.62%) .NET Framework
11 32 (9.44%) RESTful
12 31 (9.14%) CSS3
13 30 (8.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 28 (8.26%) Node.js
15 26 (7.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 22 (6.49%) WCF
17 20 (5.90%) JMS
18 17 (5.01%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.21%) Computer Science
2 37 (10.91%) User Experience
3 35 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (10.03%) Self-Motivation
5 25 (7.37%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (4.42%) Contactless
6 15 (4.42%) EMV
6 15 (4.42%) Mobile Payment
6 15 (4.42%) Smartcard
7 14 (4.13%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (1.77%) Cloud Native
9 4 (1.18%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.18%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.59%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.59%) Derivative
10 2 (0.59%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.59%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.59%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.59%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 67 (19.76%) Linux
2 18 (5.31%) Mac OS
3 13 (3.83%) Unix
4 12 (3.54%) Android
5 8 (2.36%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.36%) Windows
6 3 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (19.47%) MVC
3 43 (12.68%) TDD
4 40 (11.80%) Scrum
5 39 (11.50%) Test Automation
6 37 (10.91%) Wealth Management
7 36 (10.62%) Asset Management
8 35 (10.32%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (8.85%) Web Application Development
10 25 (7.37%) SDLC
11 24 (7.08%) E-Commerce
11 24 (7.08%) Web Development
12 23 (6.78%) OO
13 21 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (5.90%) DevOps
15 18 (5.31%) Unit Testing
16 17 (5.01%) Analytics
16 17 (5.01%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (5.01%) Deployment Automation
17 16 (4.72%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 111 (32.74%) SQL
2 107 (31.56%) JavaScript
3 98 (28.91%) Java
4 87 (25.66%) C#
5 84 (24.78%) Python
6 25 (7.37%) C++
7 20 (5.90%) T-SQL
8 18 (5.31%) Bash Shell
9 17 (5.01%) C
10 13 (3.83%) Java 8
11 9 (2.65%) PHP
11 9 (2.65%) R
12 8 (2.36%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.47%) Kotlin
14 4 (1.18%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.18%) Ruby
15 3 (0.88%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.59%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.59%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (10.62%) Degree
2 11 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.77%) TOGAF Certification
4 4 (1.18%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (0.88%) CCA
5 3 (0.88%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.88%) MCPD
5 3 (0.88%) MCTS
5 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.29%) MBA
6 1 (0.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (10.62%) QA
2 5 (1.47%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) PA-DSS
4 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (4.72%) Docker
2 6 (1.77%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (4.42%) Ansible
2 11 (3.24%) Puppet
3 9 (2.65%) Kubernetes
4 7 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.59%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 32 (9.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.72%) Oracle
3 15 (4.42%) Hyperion
4 5 (1.47%) Alteryx
4 5 (1.47%) Google
4 5 (1.47%) Tableau
5 4 (1.18%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.88%) Cisco
6 3 (0.88%) Rackspace
7 2 (0.59%) Avaya
7 2 (0.59%) Citrix
7 2 (0.59%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.29%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.29%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.29%) Capita
8 1 (0.29%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.29%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.29%) SAP
8 1 (0.29%) VMware