Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 402 608
Rank change year-on-year +158 +206 +18
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 392 148 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.28% 0.47% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.38% 1.24% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 333 129 27
South East median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% - +46.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £26,150
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £90,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 11,607 11,976 16,530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.89% 37.77% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9,522 9,787 13,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +6.52%

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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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +122 156 £47,500 -9.52% 17
Surrey +49 99 £50,000 -13.04% 14
Hampshire +66 88 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Berkshire +76 77 £45,000 -25.00% 13
Oxfordshire +12 44 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +44 35 £42,500 -12.82% 1
East Sussex -1 19 £45,000 +11.11% 2
West Sussex -17 14 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Kent +26 10 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Sussex - 6 £35,000 -
Fintech
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Fintech also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 221 (56.38%) Finance
2 180 (45.92%) JavaScript
3 156 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
4 138 (35.20%) C#
5 134 (34.18%) CSS
6 133 (33.93%) HTML
7 127 (32.40%) Java
7 127 (32.40%) SQL
8 126 (32.14%) .NET
9 109 (27.81%) SQL Server
10 86 (21.94%) MVC
11 83 (21.17%) Python
12 81 (20.66%) jQuery
13 80 (20.41%) AngularJS
13 80 (20.41%) ASP.NET
14 74 (18.88%) Linux
15 68 (17.35%) Banking
16 59 (15.05%) Web Services
17 58 (14.80%) TDD
18 57 (14.54%) Scrum
19 52 (13.27%) .NET Framework
19 52 (13.27%) Amazon AWS
20 51 (13.01%) ASP.NET MVC
20 51 (13.01%) Computer Science
21 50 (12.76%) Software Engineering
21 50 (12.76%) T-SQL
22 48 (12.24%) Greenfield Project
23 47 (11.99%) HTML5
24 46 (11.73%) SaaS
25 45 (11.48%) Degree

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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 20 (5.10%) Apache Spark
2 19 (4.85%) Apache
3 18 (4.59%) IIS
4 16 (4.08%) JBoss
5 13 (3.32%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.53%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.53%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.53%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.77%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.51%) GemFire
10 1 (0.26%) CMS
10 1 (0.26%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.26%) Mule
10 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (3.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (1.02%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.26%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 52 (13.27%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (11.73%) SaaS
3 29 (7.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.55%) Serverless
5 8 (2.04%) OpenShift
6 6 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.53%) GitHub
6 6 (1.53%) Office 365
7 5 (1.28%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (0.51%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.51%) PaaS
9 1 (0.26%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.08%) Internet
2 14 (3.57%) Firewall
3 12 (3.06%) DNS
4 6 (1.53%) DHCP
4 6 (1.53%) NFC
4 6 (1.53%) VLAN
4 6 (1.53%) VPN
5 2 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.51%) SMS
5 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.26%) LAN
6 1 (0.26%) Network Security
6 1 (0.26%) RIP
6 1 (0.26%) SAN
6 1 (0.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (27.81%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.18%) MongoDB
2 36 (9.18%) MySQL
3 32 (8.16%) NoSQL
4 30 (7.65%) Relational Database
5 24 (6.12%) Big Data
6 20 (5.10%) SQL Server 2016
7 18 (4.59%) Hadoop
8 15 (3.83%) RDBMS
9 14 (3.57%) RavenDB
10 13 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (3.06%) Apache Hive
11 12 (3.06%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (2.55%) Oracle Database
14 7 (1.79%) Data Mining
14 7 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (8.67%) Git (software)
2 17 (4.34%) Maven
3 16 (4.08%) Jenkins
3 16 (4.08%) JUnit
4 15 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (2.81%) IntelliJ
6 10 (2.55%) Cucumber
7 9 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (1.79%) JIRA
9 6 (1.53%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.53%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (1.02%) Gradle
11 4 (1.02%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.02%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (0.77%) Subversion
13 2 (0.51%) SonarQube
13 2 (0.51%) VersionOne
14 1 (0.26%) RSpec
14 1 (0.26%) Selenium
General
1 221 (56.38%) Finance
2 68 (17.35%) Banking
3 17 (4.34%) Retail
4 12 (3.06%) Marketing
5 9 (2.30%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.53%) Advertising
7 4 (1.02%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.02%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.51%) Law
9 1 (0.26%) Games
9 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 228 (58.16%) Developer
2 78 (19.90%) .NET Developer
3 70 (17.86%) C# Developer
4 53 (13.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 53 (13.52%) Java Developer
5 38 (9.69%) SQL Developer
6 37 (9.44%) C# Software Developer
6 37 (9.44%) Software Developer
7 35 (8.93%) Senior Developer
8 31 (7.91%) .NET Software Developer
8 31 (7.91%) Junior
9 28 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
10 24 (6.12%) Analyst
11 23 (5.87%) ASP.NET Developer
11 23 (5.87%) AWS Engineer
12 20 (5.10%) Java Engineer
13 19 (4.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 18 (4.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 18 (4.59%) SQL Server Developer
15 16 (4.08%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (34.18%) CSS
2 133 (33.93%) HTML
3 126 (32.14%) .NET
4 81 (20.66%) jQuery
5 80 (20.41%) AngularJS
5 80 (20.41%) ASP.NET
6 59 (15.05%) Web Services
7 52 (13.27%) .NET Framework
8 51 (13.01%) ASP.NET MVC
9 47 (11.99%) HTML5
10 43 (10.97%) RESTful
11 37 (9.44%) Ajax
11 37 (9.44%) XML
12 33 (8.42%) CSS3
12 33 (8.42%) REST
13 32 (8.16%) Spring
14 30 (7.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 23 (5.87%) Node.js
16 22 (5.61%) React
17 21 (5.36%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (13.01%) Computer Science
2 48 (12.24%) Greenfield Project
3 38 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (3.32%) User Experience
6 11 (2.81%) Data Structures
7 8 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (1.53%) Mobile Payment
8 6 (1.53%) mPOS
9 5 (1.28%) Clustering
9 5 (1.28%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.28%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.02%) HACMP
10 4 (1.02%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.02%) Social Media
11 3 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.77%) Smart Energy
12 2 (0.51%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.51%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.26%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 74 (18.88%) Linux
2 38 (9.69%) Unix
3 37 (9.44%) Windows
4 27 (6.89%) CentOS
5 25 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (4.08%) Ubuntu
7 8 (2.04%) Mac OS
8 7 (1.79%) Windows Server
9 6 (1.53%) Windows 10
9 6 (1.53%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.28%) Android
10 5 (1.28%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.02%) AIX
11 4 (1.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (21.94%) MVC
3 58 (14.80%) TDD
4 57 (14.54%) Scrum
5 50 (12.76%) Software Engineering
6 43 (10.97%) DevOps
7 40 (10.20%) BDD
7 40 (10.20%) Microservices
8 39 (9.95%) OO
8 39 (9.95%) Web Development
9 32 (8.16%) Wealth Management
10 29 (7.40%) Front End Development
11 28 (7.14%) Web Application Development
12 25 (6.38%) Release Management
13 23 (5.87%) OOP
14 22 (5.61%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (5.61%) Mentoring
15 21 (5.36%) Asset Management
16 20 (5.10%) Migration
17 19 (4.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 180 (45.92%) JavaScript
2 138 (35.20%) C#
3 127 (32.40%) Java
3 127 (32.40%) SQL
4 83 (21.17%) Python
5 50 (12.76%) T-SQL
6 30 (7.65%) Bash Shell
7 23 (5.87%) Perl
8 19 (4.85%) PHP
9 17 (4.34%) C++
10 13 (3.32%) ES6
11 12 (3.06%) PHP 5
11 12 (3.06%) PowerShell
11 12 (3.06%) TypeScript
12 11 (2.81%) Ruby
13 10 (2.55%) Scala
14 9 (2.30%) PL/SQL
15 8 (2.04%) Groovy
15 8 (2.04%) Tcl
16 7 (1.79%) R
Qualifications
1 45 (11.48%) Degree
2 29 (7.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (3.83%) AWS Certification
4 12 (3.06%) MCTS
4 12 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (2.81%) MCPD
6 2 (0.51%) CIPD
6 2 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.26%) ACCA
7 1 (0.26%) CIMA
7 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.26%) MCITP
7 1 (0.26%) MCP
7 1 (0.26%) MCSA
7 1 (0.26%) MCSE
7 1 (0.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.32%) QA
2 4 (1.02%) PMO
3 2 (0.51%) GDPR
4 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.32%) Docker
3 6 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.02%) GPFS
5 2 (0.51%) HDFS
5 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.26%) KVM
6 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 28 (7.14%) Puppet
2 15 (3.83%) Terraform
3 13 (3.32%) Ansible
4 6 (1.53%) SCCM
5 1 (0.26%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.26%) Galera Cluster
5 1 (0.26%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (0.26%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.26%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 35 (8.93%) Oracle
2 30 (7.65%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.36%) Red Hat
4 15 (3.83%) ServiceNow
5 12 (3.06%) Zend
6 8 (2.04%) AppDynamics
6 8 (2.04%) Splunk
7 6 (1.53%) Hyperion
7 6 (1.53%) VMware
8 4 (1.02%) Google
8 4 (1.02%) Intel
8 4 (1.02%) NetApp
8 4 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.77%) Citrix
10 2 (0.51%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.51%) Avaya
10 2 (0.51%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (0.51%) Cisco
10 2 (0.51%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.26%) 3PAR