Period
to 13 December 2019

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 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (FinTech)
England > South East
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 175 173 235
Rank change year-on-year -2 +62 +200
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 429 529 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.75% 1.89% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 2.06% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 390 483 362
South East median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -18.18%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,150 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,625 £73,750 £67,375
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 22,072 25,653 28,399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.26% 91.44% 90.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17,851 20,994 23,371
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,789 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.55% +5.00% -

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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 13 December 2019.

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 13 December 2019. 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 +51 156 £50,000 -4.76% 40
Hampshire -2 112 £50,000 +25.00% 9
Berkshire +49 101 £50,000 - 22
Surrey -22 81 £65,000 +30.00% 34
East Sussex +12 53 £60,000 +26.32% 5
Buckinghamshire +25 39 £50,000 - 16
Kent -7 17 £45,000 +16.13% 2
Oxfordshire +19 16 £57,500 +4.55% 2
West Sussex -19 9 £42,500 -10.53% 5
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England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, 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.

1 193 (44.99%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 154 (35.90%) Finance
4 117 (27.27%) Java
4 117 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 113 (26.34%) HTML
6 98 (22.84%) C#
6 98 (22.84%) CSS
7 97 (22.61%) SQL
8 96 (22.38%) .NET
9 81 (18.88%) Scrum
10 79 (18.41%) AWS
11 72 (16.78%) Azure
12 67 (15.62%) Spring
12 67 (15.62%) DevOps
13 65 (15.15%) MVC
14 64 (14.92%) Python
15 63 (14.69%) SaaS
16 59 (13.75%) Linux
16 59 (13.75%) SQL Server
16 59 (13.75%) Microservices
17 56 (13.05%) ASP.NET
18 55 (12.82%) Front End Development
19 52 (12.12%) Git (software)
20 51 (11.89%) TypeScript
21 50 (11.66%) Windows
21 50 (11.66%) TDD
21 50 (11.66%) Docker
22 49 (11.42%) Software Engineering
23 47 (10.96%) 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 17 (3.96%) Tomcat
2 7 (1.63%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.40%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.17%) Confluence
5 4 (0.93%) Apache
5 4 (0.93%) IIS
6 3 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.70%) nginx
6 3 (0.70%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.47%) SAS
7 2 (0.47%) WildFly
8 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.23%) JBoss
8 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.93%) Sketch
3 2 (0.47%) InVision
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 79 (18.41%) AWS
2 72 (16.78%) Azure
3 63 (14.69%) SaaS
4 18 (4.20%) Office 365
5 14 (3.26%) Serverless
6 12 (2.80%) AWS Lambda
6 12 (2.80%) GitHub
7 11 (2.56%) Amazon Cognito
7 11 (2.56%) Amazon S3
7 11 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (1.86%) PaaS
9 7 (1.63%) npm
9 7 (1.63%) Slack
10 6 (1.40%) Dynamics 365
10 6 (1.40%) IaaS
11 5 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (1.17%) Heroku
12 4 (0.93%) iPaaS
12 4 (0.93%) Power Platform
13 3 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.50%) Firewall
2 14 (3.26%) TCP/IP
3 12 (2.80%) DNS
4 10 (2.33%) HTTP
5 8 (1.86%) DHCP
5 8 (1.86%) Internet
6 7 (1.63%) LAN
6 7 (1.63%) WAN
7 6 (1.40%) VPN
8 3 (0.70%) Network Security
9 2 (0.47%) DSL
9 2 (0.47%) NFC
9 2 (0.47%) SMTP
9 2 (0.47%) SSL
9 2 (0.47%) WebEx
10 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.23%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.23%) IPv6
10 1 (0.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 45 (10.49%) MySQL
3 24 (5.59%) Relational Database
4 21 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (4.43%) Big Data
6 12 (2.80%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 9 (2.10%) MongoDB
8 9 (2.10%) Redis
9 6 (1.40%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.40%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (0.93%) Blockchain
10 4 (0.93%) Power BI
11 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.23%) ArangoDB
13 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 52 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.43%) JIRA
3 18 (4.20%) Jenkins
3 18 (4.20%) JUnit
4 17 (3.96%) Selenium
5 14 (3.26%) Visual Studio
6 13 (3.03%) webpack
7 10 (2.33%) Cucumber
8 9 (2.10%) gulp
9 7 (1.63%) GitLab
9 7 (1.63%) SpecFlow
9 7 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.40%) Cypress.io
10 6 (1.40%) Newman
10 6 (1.40%) Postman
10 6 (1.40%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.17%) JMeter
11 5 (1.17%) SoapUI
12 4 (0.93%) Bitbucket
12 4 (0.93%) Maven
General
1 154 (35.90%) Finance
2 31 (7.23%) Banking
3 15 (3.50%) Marketing
4 8 (1.86%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.17%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.93%) Games
7 3 (0.70%) Retail
7 3 (0.70%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.47%) Electronics
8 2 (0.47%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.47%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 233 (54.31%) Developer
2 73 (17.02%) Senior Developer
3 72 (16.78%) Java Developer
4 42 (9.79%) .NET Developer
5 40 (9.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 35 (8.16%) C# Developer
7 34 (7.93%) Angular Developer
7 34 (7.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 34 (7.93%) Full Stack Developer
8 30 (6.99%) DevOps Engineer
9 29 (6.76%) Web Developer
10 23 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
10 23 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
10 23 (5.36%) Software Developer
11 22 (5.13%) Analyst
12 20 (4.66%) Team Leader
13 18 (4.20%) Junior
13 18 (4.20%) Lead Developer
13 18 (4.20%) Senior Full Stack Developer
14 17 (3.96%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 113 (26.34%) HTML
3 98 (22.84%) CSS
4 96 (22.38%) .NET
5 67 (15.62%) Spring
6 56 (13.05%) ASP.NET
7 47 (10.96%) jQuery
8 46 (10.72%) React
9 45 (10.49%) RESTful
10 44 (10.26%) .NET Core
11 38 (8.86%) Node.js
12 36 (8.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (6.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 25 (5.83%) ASP.NET Web API
15 24 (5.59%) J2EE
15 24 (5.59%) Web Services
16 21 (4.90%) HTML5
16 21 (4.90%) Laravel
16 21 (4.90%) Vue.js
17 20 (4.66%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.83%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (4.90%) User Experience
3 16 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.10%) Public Cloud
5 8 (1.86%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (1.40%) Social Media
7 5 (1.17%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.93%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.70%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (0.70%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.47%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.47%) Contactless
10 2 (0.47%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.47%) EMV
10 2 (0.47%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.47%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.23%) Smart Home
11 1 (0.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 59 (13.75%) Linux
2 50 (11.66%) Windows
3 28 (6.53%) Windows Server
4 17 (3.96%) Unix
5 7 (1.63%) Windows 10
5 7 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.93%) Debian
7 4 (0.93%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.70%) Android
8 3 (0.70%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.70%) CentOS
8 3 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.47%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.23%) AIX
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (44.99%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (18.88%) Scrum
3 67 (15.62%) DevOps
4 65 (15.15%) MVC
5 59 (13.75%) Microservices
6 55 (12.82%) Front End Development
7 50 (11.66%) TDD
8 49 (11.42%) Software Engineering
9 46 (10.72%) OOP
10 45 (10.49%) Test Automation
11 41 (9.56%) Unit Testing
11 41 (9.56%) Web Development
12 32 (7.46%) Kanban
13 28 (6.53%) Mentoring
14 27 (6.29%) Computer Science
14 27 (6.29%) Continuous Improvement
14 27 (6.29%) CRM
15 26 (6.06%) Analytics
16 24 (5.59%) Problem-Solving
17 23 (5.36%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 156 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 117 (27.27%) Java
3 98 (22.84%) C#
4 97 (22.61%) SQL
5 64 (14.92%) Python
6 51 (11.89%) TypeScript
7 38 (8.86%) PHP
8 25 (5.83%) Java 8
9 17 (3.96%) Ruby
10 13 (3.03%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.56%) Bash Shell
11 11 (2.56%) Scala
12 10 (2.33%) ES6
12 10 (2.33%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.63%) Kotlin
14 6 (1.40%) Perl
14 6 (1.40%) XPath
15 5 (1.17%) C
16 3 (0.70%) Go
17 2 (0.47%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (7.46%) Degree
2 6 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.70%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.70%) MCSD
4 2 (0.47%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (0.47%) MCITP
5 1 (0.23%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.23%) CCNA
5 1 (0.23%) CCNP
5 1 (0.23%) CEH
5 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.23%) CISM
5 1 (0.23%) CISSP
5 1 (0.23%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.23%) GSEC
5 1 (0.23%) Server+ Certification
5 1 (0.23%) VCP5
5 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.53%) QA
2 4 (0.93%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.93%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.70%) MiFID
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) PMO
4 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (11.66%) Docker
2 18 (4.20%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.93%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 3 (0.70%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.70%) NFS
6 2 (0.47%) vSphere
7 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (6.29%) Kubernetes
2 23 (5.36%) Terraform
3 19 (4.43%) Puppet
4 18 (4.20%) Ansible
5 14 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.93%) Salt
6 4 (0.93%) SCCM
7 2 (0.47%) Consul
7 2 (0.47%) Grafana
7 2 (0.47%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.47%) Kibana
7 2 (0.47%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.47%) yum
8 1 (0.23%) Icinga
8 1 (0.23%) Mesos
8 1 (0.23%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 26 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.59%) Splunk
3 19 (4.43%) Oracle
4 8 (1.86%) Cisco
5 7 (1.63%) Atlassian
5 7 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.40%) VMware
7 5 (1.17%) CheckPoint
7 5 (1.17%) Fortinet
7 5 (1.17%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.17%) Tableau
8 4 (0.93%) Apple
8 4 (0.93%) HubSpot
8 4 (0.93%) Jitterbit
8 4 (0.93%) Juniper
9 3 (0.70%) Adobe
9 3 (0.70%) Google
10 2 (0.47%) CommVault
10 2 (0.47%) HP
10 2 (0.47%) Hyperion