Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 298 334
Rank change year-on-year +65 +36 +16
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 103 36 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.01% 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.70% 0.93% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 89 35 20
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.69% -11.36%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,000 £59,000 £80,000
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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,808 3,873 4,622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.43% 37.65% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,911 3,143 3,650
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +3.90%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 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
Bristol +7 37 £49,000 +8.89% 10
Somerset +19 23 £45,000 +16.13% 2
Dorset -24 13 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Gloucestershire +40 11 £55,000 - 4
Cornwall -15 8 £35,000 -33.33% 2
Wiltshire +1 7 £40,000 -27.27% 4
Devon +19 2 £90,000 +84.62% 1
Fintech
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 59 (57.28%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (55.34%) Finance
3 32 (31.07%) JavaScript
4 31 (30.10%) .NET
5 29 (28.16%) Java
5 29 (28.16%) CSS
6 27 (26.21%) C#
7 25 (24.27%) HTML
8 21 (20.39%) Amazon AWS
8 21 (20.39%) Microservices
9 20 (19.42%) MVC
10 19 (18.45%) Linux
11 18 (17.48%) Git (software)
12 17 (16.50%) Test Automation
12 17 (16.50%) Web Services
12 17 (16.50%) Scrum
13 16 (15.53%) TDD
13 16 (15.53%) ASP.NET
13 16 (15.53%) Linux Command Line
14 15 (14.56%) SQL Server
15 14 (13.59%) Python
15 14 (13.59%) DevOps
16 13 (12.62%) OOP
16 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
16 13 (12.62%) SQL
16 13 (12.62%) Test Management
17 12 (11.65%) jQuery
17 12 (11.65%) Web Development
17 12 (11.65%) OO
17 12 (11.65%) Business Intelligence

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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 8 (7.77%) CMS
1 8 (7.77%) WordPress
2 6 (5.83%) Confluence
3 2 (1.94%) Traefik
4 1 (0.97%) Apache
4 1 (0.97%) IIS
4 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.39%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (8.74%) GitHub
4 4 (3.88%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (3.88%) Slack
4 4 (3.88%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (2.91%) BlazeMeter
6 2 (1.94%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) FTP
2 2 (1.94%) DNS
2 2 (1.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.74%) MySQL
3 7 (6.80%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.80%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.85%) Amazon Aurora
4 5 (4.85%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.88%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (2.91%) Power BI
6 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.94%) MOLAP
7 2 (1.94%) OLAP
8 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.97%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.97%) Redis
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (17.48%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.68%) JIRA
3 10 (9.71%) JMeter
3 10 (9.71%) Robot Framework
3 10 (9.71%) Selenium
4 9 (8.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (6.80%) HP UFT
5 7 (6.80%) LoadRunner
6 5 (4.85%) Bitbucket
6 5 (4.85%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.85%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.85%) Subversion
6 5 (4.85%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (3.88%) GitLab
7 4 (3.88%) Jasmine
7 4 (3.88%) Maven
7 4 (3.88%) Mockito
7 4 (3.88%) SoapUI
7 4 (3.88%) TestComplete
General
1 57 (55.34%) Finance
2 9 (8.74%) Banking
3 8 (7.77%) Marketing
4 6 (5.83%) Back Office
4 6 (5.83%) Front Office
5 5 (4.85%) Electronics
5 5 (4.85%) Legal
5 5 (4.85%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.85%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (60.19%) Developer
2 20 (19.42%) Java Developer
3 19 (18.45%) Analyst
4 15 (14.56%) .NET Developer
4 15 (14.56%) Senior Developer
5 10 (9.71%) Business Analyst
6 9 (8.74%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (8.74%) PHP Developer
6 9 (8.74%) Web Developer
7 8 (7.77%) PHP Web Developer
8 7 (6.80%) C# Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (5.83%) Derivatives Business Analyst
9 6 (5.83%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (5.83%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
9 6 (5.83%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
10 5 (4.85%) Core Java Developer
10 5 (4.85%) DevOps Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Junior Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (30.10%) .NET
2 29 (28.16%) CSS
3 25 (24.27%) HTML
4 17 (16.50%) Web Services
5 16 (15.53%) ASP.NET
6 12 (11.65%) jQuery
6 12 (11.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (10.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (9.71%) React
9 9 (8.74%) LAMP
9 9 (8.74%) Spring
10 8 (7.77%) CodeIgniter
10 8 (7.77%) Spring Boot
11 7 (6.80%) AngularJS
11 7 (6.80%) CSS3
11 7 (6.80%) XML
12 6 (5.83%) REST
12 6 (5.83%) SOAP
13 5 (4.85%) Dropwizard
13 5 (4.85%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.53%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (5.83%) Derivative
2 6 (5.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (5.83%) OTC Derivatives
2 6 (5.83%) Virtual Team
3 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.88%) Animation
4 4 (3.88%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.94%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.94%) iPad
6 2 (1.94%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.45%) Linux
2 8 (7.77%) Unix
3 1 (0.97%) Windows
3 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (57.28%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.39%) Microservices
3 20 (19.42%) MVC
4 17 (16.50%) Scrum
4 17 (16.50%) Test Automation
5 16 (15.53%) TDD
6 14 (13.59%) DevOps
7 13 (12.62%) OOP
7 13 (12.62%) Test Management
8 12 (11.65%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (11.65%) OO
8 12 (11.65%) Web Development
9 11 (10.68%) Open Source
9 11 (10.68%) Software Engineering
10 9 (8.74%) Analytics
11 8 (7.77%) Business Analysis
11 8 (7.77%) MVVM
11 8 (7.77%) Programme Management
11 8 (7.77%) Scenario Testing
11 8 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (31.07%) JavaScript
2 29 (28.16%) Java
3 27 (26.21%) C#
4 14 (13.59%) Python
5 13 (12.62%) SQL
6 9 (8.74%) PHP
6 9 (8.74%) Ruby
7 7 (6.80%) VB.NET
8 6 (5.83%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.83%) Erlang
8 6 (5.83%) F#
9 4 (3.88%) C++
9 4 (3.88%) COBOL
9 4 (3.88%) Groovy
9 4 (3.88%) Pascal
9 4 (3.88%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.91%) Elixir
10 3 (2.91%) Go
10 3 (2.91%) Perl
11 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.80%) ISTQB
2 6 (5.83%) Degree
3 4 (3.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.91%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.97%) IIBA
5 1 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.74%) Docker
2 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.88%) Puppet
3 3 (2.91%) Terraform
4 2 (1.94%) Icinga
4 2 (1.94%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.97%) Consul
5 1 (0.97%) Packer
Vendors
1 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.74%) SAP
3 4 (3.88%) CA
3 4 (3.88%) CA Agile Central
3 4 (3.88%) Google
3 4 (3.88%) IBM
3 4 (3.88%) Micro Focus
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle
3 4 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.94%) Apigee
4 2 (1.94%) F5
4 2 (1.94%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.97%) Juniper
5 1 (0.97%) NetApp