Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 427 602
Rank change year-on-year +184 +175 +38
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 387 161 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.27% 0.46% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.32% 1.19% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 315 145 35
South East median annual salary £48,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.73% -15.38% +13.04%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £92,000
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 11652 13570 16949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.34% 38.57% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9569 11184 13744
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,663
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Fintech
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

Fintech
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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +143 178 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Surrey +75 111 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Berkshire +92 85 £45,000 - 7
Hampshire +70 56 £42,500 -2.86% 4
Oxfordshire +42 54 £56,250 +25.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +49 39 £43,750 -
West Sussex -14 17 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Kent +27 12 £45,000 +28.57%
East Sussex -5 10 £45,000 +3.45%
Sussex - 2 £35,000 - 1
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Fintech
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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.

1 226 (58.40%) Finance
2 146 (37.73%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (36.18%) JavaScript
4 136 (35.14%) Java
5 130 (33.59%) C#
6 118 (30.49%) SQL
7 105 (27.13%) SQL Server
8 99 (25.58%) HTML
9 97 (25.06%) .NET
10 95 (24.55%) CSS
11 94 (24.29%) Python
12 75 (19.38%) Linux
13 66 (17.05%) Banking
14 65 (16.80%) Scrum
14 65 (16.80%) ASP.NET
15 62 (16.02%) Web Services
15 62 (16.02%) .NET Framework
16 60 (15.50%) Amazon AWS
17 59 (15.25%) AngularJS
18 57 (14.73%) MVC
19 47 (12.14%) MongoDB
20 46 (11.89%) Software Engineering
21 45 (11.63%) TDD
21 45 (11.63%) SaaS
22 41 (10.59%) Git (software)
22 41 (10.59%) jQuery
23 40 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
24 39 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
24 39 (10.08%) DevOps
25 38 (9.82%) Windows

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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 24 (6.20%) IIS
2 20 (5.17%) Apache
2 20 (5.17%) Apache Spark
3 6 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (1.55%) JBoss
3 6 (1.55%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.55%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.03%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.78%) WildFly
6 2 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.52%) GemFire
7 1 (0.26%) CMS
7 1 (0.26%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.26%) Mule
7 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (1.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (1.03%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.26%) Camtasia
3 1 (0.26%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 60 (15.50%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (11.63%) SaaS
3 40 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.81%) Serverless
5 6 (1.55%) GitHub
5 6 (1.55%) Office 365
6 5 (1.29%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.78%) PaaS
8 2 (0.52%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.26%) Akamai
9 1 (0.26%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.26%) GoToWebinar
9 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.36%) Internet
2 12 (3.10%) Firewall
3 7 (1.81%) DNS
4 6 (1.55%) DHCP
4 6 (1.55%) VLAN
4 6 (1.55%) VPN
5 3 (0.78%) NFC
6 1 (0.26%) LAN
6 1 (0.26%) Network Security
6 1 (0.26%) RIP
6 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (27.13%) SQL Server
2 47 (12.14%) MongoDB
3 36 (9.30%) MySQL
4 34 (8.79%) NoSQL
5 27 (6.98%) Big Data
6 23 (5.94%) Relational Database
7 18 (4.65%) Hadoop
7 18 (4.65%) SQL Server 2016
8 13 (3.36%) Oracle Database
8 13 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (3.36%) RDBMS
9 12 (3.10%) Apache Hive
9 12 (3.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (2.84%) RavenDB
11 10 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 41 (10.59%) Git (software)
2 16 (4.13%) Jenkins
3 15 (3.88%) Maven
3 15 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (3.62%) JUnit
5 10 (2.58%) Eclipse
5 10 (2.58%) JIRA
6 7 (1.81%) NUnit
7 6 (1.55%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.03%) Gradle
8 4 (1.03%) IntelliJ
8 4 (1.03%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.03%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (1.03%) VersionOne
9 3 (0.78%) Ant
9 3 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.52%) Hudson
10 2 (0.52%) SonarQube
10 2 (0.52%) Subversion
General
1 226 (58.40%) Finance
2 66 (17.05%) Banking
3 17 (4.39%) Marketing
4 15 (3.88%) Investment Banking
4 15 (3.88%) Retail
5 7 (1.81%) Games
5 7 (1.81%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.29%) Advertising
7 4 (1.03%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.78%) Electronics
8 3 (0.78%) Front Office
8 3 (0.78%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.78%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.52%) Law
10 1 (0.26%) Back Office
10 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 192 (49.61%) Developer
2 67 (17.31%) .NET Developer
3 57 (14.73%) C# Developer
4 55 (14.21%) Java Developer
5 48 (12.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 48 (12.40%) SQL Developer
6 43 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 36 (9.30%) Junior
8 32 (8.27%) AWS Engineer
9 28 (7.24%) Analyst
9 28 (7.24%) SQL Server Developer
10 25 (6.46%) Java Engineer
11 24 (6.20%) Software Developer
12 23 (5.94%) Senior Java Developer
13 21 (5.43%) Business Analyst
13 21 (5.43%) C# Software Developer
14 20 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
14 20 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
14 20 (5.17%) Junior Developer
14 20 (5.17%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (25.58%) HTML
2 97 (25.06%) .NET
3 95 (24.55%) CSS
4 65 (16.80%) ASP.NET
5 62 (16.02%) .NET Framework
5 62 (16.02%) Web Services
6 59 (15.25%) AngularJS
7 41 (10.59%) jQuery
8 39 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 35 (9.04%) HTML5
10 33 (8.53%) Spring
11 30 (7.75%) RESTful
11 30 (7.75%) XML
12 29 (7.49%) REST
13 27 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 24 (6.20%) CSS3
14 24 (6.20%) SOAP
15 20 (5.17%) Ajax
16 19 (4.91%) Node.js
17 17 (4.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.56%) Computer Science
2 27 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
3 26 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (4.13%) User Experience
6 9 (2.33%) e-Learning
7 8 (2.07%) Smartphone
8 7 (1.81%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.55%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.03%) Clustering
11 4 (1.03%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.03%) HACMP
11 4 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (1.03%) Social Media
12 3 (0.78%) EPoS
12 3 (0.78%) Mobile Payment
13 2 (0.52%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.26%) Algorithms
14 1 (0.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 75 (19.38%) Linux
2 38 (9.82%) Windows
3 33 (8.53%) Unix
4 23 (5.94%) CentOS
5 19 (4.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.84%) Ubuntu
7 7 (1.81%) Mac OS
7 7 (1.81%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.55%) Windows 10
8 6 (1.55%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.29%) AIX
9 5 (1.29%) Android
9 5 (1.29%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.29%) Solaris
10 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.26%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (37.73%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (16.80%) Scrum
3 57 (14.73%) MVC
4 46 (11.89%) Software Engineering
5 45 (11.63%) TDD
6 39 (10.08%) DevOps
7 32 (8.27%) Web Development
8 31 (8.01%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (8.01%) Microservices
9 30 (7.75%) BDD
9 30 (7.75%) OO
10 29 (7.49%) Release Management
11 24 (6.20%) Web Application Development
12 22 (5.68%) SDLC
12 22 (5.68%) Wealth Management
13 20 (5.17%) Business Analysis
13 20 (5.17%) Front End Development
14 19 (4.91%) Asset Management
14 19 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (4.65%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 140 (36.18%) JavaScript
2 136 (35.14%) Java
3 130 (33.59%) C#
4 118 (30.49%) SQL
5 94 (24.29%) Python
6 34 (8.79%) Bash Shell
6 34 (8.79%) T-SQL
7 32 (8.27%) Perl
8 26 (6.72%) PowerShell
9 23 (5.94%) C++
10 19 (4.91%) ES6
11 17 (4.39%) Tcl
12 14 (3.62%) PHP
12 14 (3.62%) Scala
13 8 (2.07%) PHP 5
14 5 (1.29%) Groovy
14 5 (1.29%) R
14 5 (1.29%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.03%) MATLAB
15 4 (1.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (7.49%) Degree
2 17 (4.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (3.88%) AWS Certification
4 9 (2.33%) CIPD
5 7 (1.81%) MCTS
5 7 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.55%) MCPD
7 2 (0.52%) PhD
7 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.26%) ACCA
8 1 (0.26%) CIMA
8 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.26%) MCITP
8 1 (0.26%) MCP
8 1 (0.26%) MCSA
8 1 (0.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.94%) QA
2 4 (1.03%) PMO
3 2 (0.52%) GDPR
3 2 (0.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (4.39%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.84%) Docker
3 7 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.55%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.03%) GPFS
6 3 (0.78%) HDFS
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.26%) KVM
Systems Management
1 33 (8.53%) Opscode Chef
1 33 (8.53%) Puppet
2 19 (4.91%) Ansible
3 15 (3.88%) Terraform
4 7 (1.81%) SCCM
5 3 (0.78%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.52%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.26%) Galera Cluster
7 1 (0.26%) IBM BigFix
7 1 (0.26%) Oozie
7 1 (0.26%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 32 (8.27%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.20%) Oracle
3 20 (5.17%) Red Hat
4 15 (3.88%) ServiceNow
5 12 (3.10%) VMware
6 8 (2.07%) Zend
7 7 (1.81%) Splunk
8 5 (1.29%) AppDynamics
8 5 (1.29%) Citrix
9 4 (1.03%) CA Agile Central
9 4 (1.03%) Cisco
9 4 (1.03%) Google
9 4 (1.03%) Intel
9 4 (1.03%) NetApp
9 4 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.78%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.78%) SAP
10 3 (0.78%) SolarWinds
10 3 (0.78%) Tableau
11 1 (0.26%) Avaya