Period
to 28 October 2020

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 28 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (FinTech)
England > South East
6 months to
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 117 175 211
Rank change year-on-year +58 +36 +36
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 203 454 443
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.50% 1.79% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 1.98% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 208 421 410
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,375 £35,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £70,125
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +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 7,420 22,912 26,270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.33% 90.42% 90.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6,059 18,435 21,669
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.71% - +5.00%

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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 28 October 2020.

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 28 October 2020. 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 +81 61 £66,875 +2.88% 17
Thames Valley +47 38 £60,000 +17.07% 9
Hampshire +47 33 £52,500 +14.75% 4
East Sussex +1 33 £57,500 -4.17%
West Sussex +77 27 £55,000 +22.22%
Berkshire +55 18 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Oxfordshire +63 10 £62,500 +21.95% 3
Buckinghamshire +39 10 £45,000 -30.77% 1
Kent +48 9 £35,000 +8.53%
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England

For the 6 months to 28 October 2020, 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 95 (46.80%) Finance
2 81 (39.90%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (36.45%) JavaScript
4 65 (32.02%) AWS
5 55 (27.09%) SQL
5 55 (27.09%) C#
5 55 (27.09%) Java
6 53 (26.11%) Azure
7 49 (24.14%) DevOps
8 47 (23.15%) .NET
9 46 (22.66%) CSS
10 43 (21.18%) HTML
10 43 (21.18%) Degree
11 42 (20.69%) Python
12 41 (20.20%) Docker
13 38 (18.72%) Scrum
13 38 (18.72%) Test Automation
14 35 (17.24%) Microservices
14 35 (17.24%) AngularJS
15 32 (15.76%) SaaS
15 32 (15.76%) TDD
16 31 (15.27%) BDD
17 30 (14.78%) Jenkins
18 28 (13.79%) .NET Core
19 27 (13.30%) Spring
19 27 (13.30%) Software Engineering
20 25 (12.32%) TypeScript
20 25 (12.32%) React
21 23 (11.33%) .NET Framework
22 22 (10.84%) ActiveMQ

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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 15 (7.39%) Tomcat
2 13 (6.40%) Confluence
3 11 (5.42%) IIS
4 8 (3.94%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.97%) Apache
5 4 (1.97%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (1.48%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.49%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Adobe XD
1 2 (0.99%) Figma
1 2 (0.99%) InVision
1 2 (0.99%) Sketch
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 65 (32.02%) AWS
2 53 (26.11%) Azure
3 32 (15.76%) SaaS
4 14 (6.90%) GCP
5 10 (4.93%) Serverless
6 9 (4.43%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (2.96%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (2.96%) Office 365
8 5 (2.46%) BlazeMeter
9 4 (1.97%) Datadog
9 4 (1.97%) Heroku
10 3 (1.48%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (1.48%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.99%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.99%) IaaS
11 2 (0.99%) PaaS
11 2 (0.99%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 1 (0.49%) Amazon Glacier
12 1 (0.49%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.90%) DNS
2 8 (3.94%) VPN
3 7 (3.45%) Firewall
4 4 (1.97%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.48%) HTTP
5 3 (1.48%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.99%) Internet
6 2 (0.99%) VoIP
6 2 (0.99%) WAN
6 2 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.49%) NAS
7 1 (0.49%) SAN
7 1 (0.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.90%) MySQL
1 14 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.93%) MongoDB
3 7 (3.45%) Big Data
4 6 (2.96%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.48%) Amazon Aurora
6 3 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.48%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.99%) Blockchain
7 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2019
8 1 (0.49%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.49%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.49%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.49%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.49%) Power BI
8 1 (0.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 30 (14.78%) Jenkins
2 20 (9.85%) Git (software)
3 19 (9.36%) JUnit
4 16 (7.88%) JIRA
5 15 (7.39%) Maven
6 8 (3.94%) Selenium
6 8 (3.94%) SpecFlow
7 6 (2.96%) JMeter
8 5 (2.46%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (2.46%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.97%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.99%) Ant
10 2 (0.99%) NUnit
10 2 (0.99%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.49%) Appium
11 1 (0.49%) Calabash
11 1 (0.49%) Postman
11 1 (0.49%) Protractor
General
1 95 (46.80%) Finance
2 18 (8.87%) Banking
3 4 (1.97%) Marketing
3 4 (1.97%) Retail
4 3 (1.48%) Games
5 2 (0.99%) Advertising
5 2 (0.99%) Electronics
5 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.99%) Public Sector
5 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 87 (42.86%) Developer
2 36 (17.73%) Senior Developer
3 28 (13.79%) Java Developer
4 25 (12.32%) .NET Developer
5 20 (9.85%) Senior Java Developer
6 19 (9.36%) Full Stack Developer
7 18 (8.87%) Senior .NET Developer
8 13 (6.40%) Analyst
8 13 (6.40%) DevOps Engineer
8 13 (6.40%) Lead Developer
8 13 (6.40%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 12 (5.91%) Junior
10 11 (5.42%) Junior Developer
10 11 (5.42%) Scrum Master
10 11 (5.42%) Software Developer
11 10 (4.93%) C# Developer
11 10 (4.93%) QA Engineer
12 9 (4.43%) Graduate Developer
12 9 (4.43%) Junior Software Developer
12 9 (4.43%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (23.15%) .NET
2 46 (22.66%) CSS
3 43 (21.18%) HTML
4 35 (17.24%) AngularJS
5 28 (13.79%) .NET Core
6 27 (13.30%) Spring
7 25 (12.32%) React
8 23 (11.33%) .NET Framework
9 22 (10.84%) ActiveMQ
10 21 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 19 (9.36%) J2EE
12 18 (8.87%) Apache Camel
13 17 (8.37%) ASP.NET
14 15 (7.39%) Node.js
14 15 (7.39%) Struts
15 13 (6.40%) REST
16 9 (4.43%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (4.43%) Vue.js
16 9 (4.43%) XML
17 8 (3.94%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.93%) Mobile App
2 6 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (2.46%) Algorithms
3 5 (2.46%) Cloud Native
3 5 (2.46%) Robotics
4 4 (1.97%) Cyberattack
4 4 (1.97%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.97%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.48%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.48%) User Experience
6 2 (0.99%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.99%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.99%) PMI
7 1 (0.49%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.49%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.49%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.85%) Linux
2 19 (9.36%) Windows
3 15 (7.39%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.97%) Android
4 4 (1.97%) CentOS
4 4 (1.97%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.48%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.99%) Unix
6 2 (0.99%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (39.90%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (24.14%) DevOps
3 38 (18.72%) Scrum
3 38 (18.72%) Test Automation
4 35 (17.24%) Microservices
5 32 (15.76%) TDD
6 31 (15.27%) BDD
7 27 (13.30%) Software Engineering
8 20 (9.85%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (9.36%) Artificial Intelligence
9 19 (9.36%) Computer Science
10 18 (8.87%) Machine Learning
10 18 (8.87%) Mentoring
11 16 (7.88%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (7.39%) OO
13 13 (6.40%) Front End Development
13 13 (6.40%) SDLC
14 12 (5.91%) Information Security
15 11 (5.42%) OOP
16 10 (4.93%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 74 (36.45%) JavaScript
2 55 (27.09%) C#
2 55 (27.09%) Java
2 55 (27.09%) SQL
3 42 (20.69%) Python
4 25 (12.32%) TypeScript
5 11 (5.42%) T-SQL
6 9 (4.43%) ES6
6 9 (4.43%) XPath
7 7 (3.45%) C
8 6 (2.96%) Bash Shell
8 6 (2.96%) R
9 5 (2.46%) Java 8
10 4 (1.97%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.97%) Rust
11 3 (1.48%) C++
11 3 (1.48%) Go
11 3 (1.48%) Groovy
11 3 (1.48%) VB
11 3 (1.48%) VB6
Qualifications
1 43 (21.18%) Degree
2 18 (8.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.45%) ISEB
4 6 (2.96%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.48%) CISA
5 3 (1.48%) CISM
5 3 (1.48%) CISSP
5 3 (1.48%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (1.48%) CRISC
5 3 (1.48%) MCSA
5 3 (1.48%) MCSE
5 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.99%) HNC
6 2 (0.99%) HND
6 2 (0.99%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.85%) QA
2 7 (3.45%) GDPR
3 5 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.46%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.48%) NIST
5 2 (0.99%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (20.20%) Docker
2 12 (5.91%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.97%) LXC
5 3 (1.48%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.48%) XenApp
5 3 (1.48%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.99%) DFS Replication
6 2 (0.99%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (9.85%) Kubernetes
2 17 (8.37%) Ansible
3 14 (6.90%) Terraform
4 9 (4.43%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (3.94%) Puppet
6 5 (2.46%) Prometheus
7 4 (1.97%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (1.97%) logstash
7 4 (1.97%) Mesos
8 3 (1.48%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.99%) Grafana
Vendors
1 16 (7.88%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.39%) Splunk
3 7 (3.45%) Oracle
4 6 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.48%) Citrix
5 3 (1.48%) VMware
6 2 (0.99%) Adobe
6 2 (0.99%) Dell
6 2 (0.99%) Rackspace
6 2 (0.99%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.99%) SAP
7 1 (0.49%) Veeam
7 1 (0.49%) Xamarin