Period
to 14 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fintech in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
England > South West
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 326 337
Rank change year-on-year +85 +11 +13
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 96 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.94% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.44% 0.46% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 71 18 16
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% -29.63%
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,375 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £61,250
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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3927 4120 4503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.35% 38.11% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3065 3380 3660
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +7.78%

Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Fintech as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in the South West

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Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fintech in the South West.

Salary trend for Fintech in the South West

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Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fintech in the South West over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Fintech in the South West

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Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fintech within the South West region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Bristol +3 37 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Somerset +22 22 £43,000 -1.71% 3
Gloucestershire +43 17 £60,000 +9.09%
Wiltshire - 9 - -
Cornwall - 6 £35,000 - 2
Dorset -6 3 £90,000 +111.76% 2
Devon - 2 £90,000 -
Fintech
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 West region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 61 (63.54%) Finance
2 49 (51.04%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (32.29%) C#
4 29 (30.21%) .NET
5 24 (25.00%) SQL
6 22 (22.92%) Java
6 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
6 22 (22.92%) MVC
6 22 (22.92%) Test Automation
7 21 (21.88%) HTML
7 21 (21.88%) CSS
8 19 (19.79%) JavaScript
9 18 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
10 17 (17.71%) Software Engineering
10 17 (17.71%) ASP.NET
10 17 (17.71%) Scrum
11 15 (15.63%) SQL Server
11 15 (15.63%) Marketing
11 15 (15.63%) Microservices
12 13 (13.54%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (13.54%) Web Services
12 13 (13.54%) XML
13 12 (12.50%) TDD
13 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (11.46%) DevOps
14 11 (11.46%) Scenario Testing
14 11 (11.46%) Linux
14 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (11.46%) Selenium

Fintech
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (3.13%) Confluence
2 2 (2.08%) IIS
2 2 (2.08%) Traefik
3 1 (1.04%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.25%) GitHub
4 4 (4.17%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (3.13%) BlazeMeter
6 2 (2.08%) BrowserStack
6 2 (2.08%) Slack
6 2 (2.08%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.04%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.42%) FTP
2 4 (4.17%) DNS
3 3 (3.13%) DHCP
4 1 (1.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.29%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.21%) MySQL
5 4 (4.17%) Amazon Aurora
5 4 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (13.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (11.46%) Selenium
3 10 (10.42%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.29%) Cucumber
4 7 (7.29%) JMeter
5 6 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.25%) JIRA
5 6 (6.25%) Robot Framework
6 5 (5.21%) HP UFT
6 5 (5.21%) LoadRunner
6 5 (5.21%) WebDriver
7 4 (4.17%) Bitbucket
7 4 (4.17%) JUnit
8 3 (3.13%) Maven
8 3 (3.13%) SpecFlow
8 3 (3.13%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.13%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.08%) TestComplete
General
1 61 (63.54%) Finance
2 15 (15.63%) Marketing
3 9 (9.38%) Back Office
3 9 (9.38%) Front Office
4 8 (8.33%) Banking
5 5 (5.21%) Electronics
5 5 (5.21%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.13%) Legal
7 2 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (43.75%) Developer
2 30 (31.25%) Analyst
3 20 (20.83%) Business Analyst
4 16 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 12 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 11 (11.46%) C# Developer
6 11 (11.46%) Java Developer
6 11 (11.46%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (10.42%) Finance Business Analyst
7 10 (10.42%) Financial Analyst
7 10 (10.42%) Financial Business Analyst
7 10 (10.42%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 10 (10.42%) Senior Business Analyst
7 10 (10.42%) Senior Financial Analyst
7 10 (10.42%) Service Analyst
7 10 (10.42%) Service Management Analyst
7 10 (10.42%) SQL Analyst
7 10 (10.42%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
7 10 (10.42%) XML Analyst
8 9 (9.38%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (30.21%) .NET
2 21 (21.88%) CSS
2 21 (21.88%) HTML
3 17 (17.71%) ASP.NET
4 13 (13.54%) Web Services
4 13 (13.54%) XML
5 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (8.33%) Spring
7 7 (7.29%) React
7 7 (7.29%) Spring Boot
8 5 (5.21%) .NET Framework
8 5 (5.21%) Redux
9 4 (4.17%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.17%) Dropwizard
9 4 (4.17%) HTML5
9 4 (4.17%) HTML5 Canvas
9 4 (4.17%) Spring Cloud
9 4 (4.17%) SVG
9 4 (4.17%) Symfony
9 4 (4.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.38%) Derivative
2 9 (9.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (9.38%) OTC Derivatives
2 9 (9.38%) Virtual Team
3 8 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (4.17%) Animation
6 3 (3.13%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.08%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.04%) iPad
8 1 (1.04%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.46%) Linux
2 8 (8.33%) Windows
3 6 (6.25%) Unix
4 5 (5.21%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (51.04%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.92%) MVC
2 22 (22.92%) Test Automation
3 17 (17.71%) Scrum
3 17 (17.71%) Software Engineering
4 15 (15.63%) Microservices
5 12 (12.50%) TDD
6 11 (11.46%) DevOps
6 11 (11.46%) Scenario Testing
6 11 (11.46%) Test Management
7 10 (10.42%) Analytics
7 10 (10.42%) Business Analysis
7 10 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (10.42%) Strategic Thinking
7 10 (10.42%) Systems Analysis
7 10 (10.42%) Wealth Management
8 9 (9.38%) OOP
9 7 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.29%) OO
9 7 (7.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 31 (32.29%) C#
2 24 (25.00%) SQL
3 22 (22.92%) Java
4 19 (19.79%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.33%) Python
6 7 (7.29%) PowerShell
7 6 (6.25%) F#
7 6 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 5 (5.21%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.17%) Erlang
9 4 (4.17%) PHP
10 2 (2.08%) C++
10 2 (2.08%) COBOL
10 2 (2.08%) Elixir
10 2 (2.08%) Groovy
10 2 (2.08%) Pascal
10 2 (2.08%) Perl
10 2 (2.08%) Ruby
11 1 (1.04%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.08%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.04%) IIBA
4 1 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) Docker
1 4 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) SCVMM
2 3 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.13%) SCCM
2 3 (3.13%) SCOM
3 2 (2.08%) Icinga
3 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.08%) Puppet
4 1 (1.04%) Consul
4 1 (1.04%) Packer
4 1 (1.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.29%) SAP
3 5 (5.21%) CA
4 3 (3.13%) NetApp
5 2 (2.08%) Apigee
5 2 (2.08%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (2.08%) Cadence
5 2 (2.08%) Google
5 2 (2.08%) IBM
5 2 (2.08%) Micro Focus
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle
5 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.08%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.04%) F5
6 1 (1.04%) VMware