Period
to 22 May 2019

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 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
England > South East
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 150 249 356
Rank change year-on-year +99 +107 +212
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 566 371 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.17% 1.22% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.81% 3.38% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 513 332 151
South East median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -13.46% +9.47%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 9,744 10,974 10,132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.35% 36.18% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7,391 8,869 8,182
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,050 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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

Fintech
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fintech in the South East over the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 May 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
Surrey +85 208 £60,000 +20.00% 16
Hampshire +19 115 £46,000 +22.67% 5
Thames Valley +22 112 £55,000 +10.00% 28
East Sussex +78 94 £52,500 +23.53% 22
Berkshire -10 57 £60,000 +20.00% 11
Buckinghamshire +38 29 £50,000 -2.91% 4
Oxfordshire +46 26 £52,500 +5.00% 13
Kent +26 17 £35,000 -6.67% 1
West Sussex +5 17 £47,500 -20.83% 2
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
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England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 286 (50.53%) Finance
2 281 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
3 183 (32.33%) Java
4 164 (28.98%) JavaScript
5 126 (22.26%) AngularJS
6 118 (20.85%) TDD
7 113 (19.96%) Scrum
7 113 (19.96%) .NET
8 108 (19.08%) C#
9 107 (18.90%) HTML
10 100 (17.67%) Software Engineering
11 99 (17.49%) MVC
12 92 (16.25%) CSS
13 86 (15.19%) SQL
14 79 (13.96%) Microsoft Azure
15 72 (12.72%) MySQL
16 71 (12.54%) Python
17 65 (11.48%) Degree
18 64 (11.31%) SQL Server
19 63 (11.13%) Amazon AWS
19 63 (11.13%) Greenfield Project
20 62 (10.95%) Spring
21 61 (10.78%) Test Automation
21 61 (10.78%) BDD
21 61 (10.78%) .NET Core
21 61 (10.78%) DevOps
22 60 (10.60%) Windows
23 58 (10.25%) ASP.NET
24 52 (9.19%) B2B
25 51 (9.01%) Microsoft

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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 21 (3.71%) IIS
2 18 (3.18%) Confluence
3 10 (1.77%) SAS
4 6 (1.06%) Hyperledger
5 5 (0.88%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.53%) Apache
6 3 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.53%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.53%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.35%) nginx
7 2 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.18%) WildFly
Applications
1 38 (6.71%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.53%) InVision
2 3 (0.53%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (0.53%) Sketch
3 2 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.18%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.06%) Distributed Ledger
1 6 (1.06%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (0.71%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 79 (13.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (11.13%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (5.65%) SaaS
4 25 (4.42%) Serverless
5 15 (2.65%) AWS Lambda
6 13 (2.30%) Office 365
7 12 (2.12%) GitHub
8 8 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (1.24%) SuccessFactors
10 6 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (1.06%) Force.com
10 6 (1.06%) IaaS
10 6 (1.06%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 4 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.71%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (0.71%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.71%) PaaS
11 4 (0.71%) Route 53
11 4 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.59%) NFC
2 16 (2.83%) TCP/IP
3 13 (2.30%) DNS
3 13 (2.30%) Firewall
4 6 (1.06%) DHCP
4 6 (1.06%) Network Security
4 6 (1.06%) VPN
5 5 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.71%) BIG-IP
6 4 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (0.71%) Internet
6 4 (0.71%) SAN
7 3 (0.53%) SMTP
7 3 (0.53%) SSL
7 3 (0.53%) VLAN
8 2 (0.35%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.35%) LAN
8 2 (0.35%) WAN
9 1 (0.18%) Intranet
9 1 (0.18%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (12.72%) MySQL
2 64 (11.31%) SQL Server
3 49 (8.66%) Blockchain
4 32 (5.65%) MongoDB
5 26 (4.59%) Relational Database
6 23 (4.06%) NoSQL
7 12 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (1.41%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (0.88%) Redis
11 4 (0.71%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.35%) Big Data
13 1 (0.18%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.18%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.18%) RavenDB
13 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 38 (6.71%) JIRA
2 37 (6.54%) Git (software)
3 26 (4.59%) Jenkins
4 23 (4.06%) Selenium
5 15 (2.65%) WebDriver
6 11 (1.94%) webpack
7 10 (1.77%) JUnit
7 10 (1.77%) SoapUI
8 8 (1.41%) Appium
8 8 (1.41%) Cucumber
8 8 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (1.41%) TestNG
8 8 (1.41%) WATIR
9 7 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (1.24%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.71%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.71%) GitLab
10 4 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.71%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.71%) WiX
General
1 286 (50.53%) Finance
2 50 (8.83%) Banking
3 31 (5.48%) Retail
4 28 (4.95%) Telecoms
5 27 (4.77%) Electronics
6 26 (4.59%) Retail Banking
7 11 (1.94%) Games
8 9 (1.59%) Marketing
9 7 (1.24%) Legal
10 6 (1.06%) Back Office
11 2 (0.35%) Front Office
11 2 (0.35%) Publishing
12 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 284 (50.18%) Developer
2 97 (17.14%) Java Developer
3 69 (12.19%) Senior Developer
4 67 (11.84%) Java Developer - Fintech
5 51 (9.01%) .NET Developer
6 49 (8.66%) C# Developer
7 41 (7.24%) Angular Developer
8 40 (7.07%) Analyst
9 38 (6.71%) JavaScript Developer
9 38 (6.71%) Senior Java Developer
10 34 (6.01%) Consultant
11 28 (4.95%) Software Developer
12 27 (4.77%) C# .NET Developer
13 26 (4.59%) E-Commerce Consultant
13 26 (4.59%) Payments Consultant
13 26 (4.59%) Scrum Master
13 26 (4.59%) Senior Consultant
13 26 (4.59%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
13 26 (4.59%) Senior Payments Consultant
14 22 (3.89%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (22.26%) AngularJS
2 113 (19.96%) .NET
3 107 (18.90%) HTML
4 92 (16.25%) CSS
5 62 (10.95%) Spring
6 61 (10.78%) .NET Core
7 58 (10.25%) ASP.NET
8 48 (8.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 42 (7.42%) RESTful
10 41 (7.24%) Web Services
11 40 (7.07%) HTML5
12 38 (6.71%) jQuery
13 35 (6.18%) React
14 32 (5.65%) Node.js
15 27 (4.77%) Angular 2
15 27 (4.77%) Hibernate
15 27 (4.77%) Sass
16 25 (4.42%) Spring Boot
17 24 (4.24%) Vue.js
18 22 (3.89%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 63 (11.13%) Greenfield Project
2 39 (6.89%) Self-Motivation
3 30 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (4.59%) Contactless
4 26 (4.59%) EMV
4 26 (4.59%) Mobile Payment
4 26 (4.59%) Smartcard
5 25 (4.42%) User Experience
6 18 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.06%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.06%) Private Cloud
9 5 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (0.71%) APACS
10 4 (0.71%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.53%) Chip and PIN
12 2 (0.35%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.35%) Equity Derivative
12 2 (0.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 60 (10.60%) Windows
2 29 (5.12%) Linux
3 25 (4.42%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.88%) Unix
6 4 (0.71%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.18%) Android
9 1 (0.18%) Debian
9 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (20.85%) TDD
3 113 (19.96%) Scrum
4 100 (17.67%) Software Engineering
5 99 (17.49%) MVC
6 61 (10.78%) BDD
6 61 (10.78%) DevOps
6 61 (10.78%) Test Automation
7 52 (9.19%) B2B
8 43 (7.60%) SOLID
9 42 (7.42%) E-Commerce
9 42 (7.42%) Web Development
10 40 (7.07%) OOP
10 40 (7.07%) Problem-Solving
11 39 (6.89%) Microservices
12 38 (6.71%) Computer Science
12 38 (6.71%) Front End Development
13 37 (6.54%) Customer Requirements
13 37 (6.54%) Mobile Development
13 37 (6.54%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 183 (32.33%) Java
2 164 (28.98%) JavaScript
3 108 (19.08%) C#
4 86 (15.19%) SQL
5 71 (12.54%) Python
6 40 (7.07%) TypeScript
7 36 (6.36%) Java 8
8 33 (5.83%) PHP
9 29 (5.12%) C++
10 15 (2.65%) C
10 15 (2.65%) Go
11 12 (2.12%) Bash Shell
12 11 (1.94%) PowerShell
13 10 (1.77%) Julia
13 10 (1.77%) MATLAB
13 10 (1.77%) R
13 10 (1.77%) Scala
14 9 (1.59%) ES6
14 9 (1.59%) T-SQL
15 8 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 65 (11.48%) Degree
2 11 (1.94%) ISEB
3 10 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (1.41%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.06%) IIBA
6 5 (0.88%) CISSP
7 2 (0.35%) CISA
7 2 (0.35%) CISM
7 2 (0.35%) CRISC
7 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.18%) CCNA
8 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.18%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.18%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.48%) QA
2 11 (1.94%) GDPR
3 8 (1.41%) SLA
4 7 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.71%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.71%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (6.01%) Docker
2 18 (3.18%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.24%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.71%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 4 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.53%) NFS
6 1 (0.18%) iptables
6 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (6.01%) Ansible
2 31 (5.48%) Kubernetes
3 16 (2.83%) Terraform
4 15 (2.65%) Kibana
5 12 (2.12%) Puppet
6 6 (1.06%) SCCM
7 5 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.71%) SCVMM
8 4 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.53%) Icinga
9 3 (0.53%) Nagios
10 1 (0.18%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.18%) OpenNebula
10 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (9.01%) Microsoft
2 26 (4.59%) Hyperion
3 21 (3.71%) Oracle
4 15 (2.65%) VMware
5 13 (2.30%) Sage
6 12 (2.12%) Cisco
6 12 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (1.41%) Atlassian
8 7 (1.24%) F5
8 7 (1.24%) PeopleSoft
8 7 (1.24%) SAP
8 7 (1.24%) Workday
9 6 (1.06%) Google
9 6 (1.06%) IBM
9 6 (1.06%) Pardot
10 4 (0.71%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.71%) Fortinet
10 4 (0.71%) Juniper
10 4 (0.71%) Splunk
10 4 (0.71%) Supermicro