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

Financial Technology (Fintech)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 279 350
Rank change year-on-year +104 +71 +1
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 172 60 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.60% 0.57% 0.072%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.83% 1.43% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 159 52 12
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% -1.00%
10th Percentile £28,100 £33,875 £43,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,350 £78,125
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -

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 4,488 4,191 4,594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.68% 40.03% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3,472 3,355 3,710
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.49%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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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 July 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 July 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 +34 63 £47,500 +5.56% 16
Dorset +13 41 £35,000 -26.32% 2
Wiltshire +17 26 £47,500 -44.12% 5
Gloucestershire +29 23 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Somerset +38 17 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Fintech
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 90 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (51.74%) Finance
3 62 (36.05%) .NET
4 59 (34.30%) JavaScript
5 57 (33.14%) C#
6 56 (32.56%) CSS
7 52 (30.23%) HTML
8 51 (29.65%) SQL Server
9 44 (25.58%) MVC
10 35 (20.35%) ASP.NET
11 33 (19.19%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (18.02%) Web Development
13 29 (16.86%) jQuery
14 28 (16.28%) Test Automation
15 25 (14.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 25 (14.53%) PHP
16 24 (13.95%) SQL
16 24 (13.95%) Java
17 23 (13.37%) MySQL
17 23 (13.37%) Degree
18 22 (12.79%) Linux
19 21 (12.21%) Microsoft Azure
20 19 (11.05%) SaaS
20 19 (11.05%) Scrum
21 18 (10.47%) Git (software)
21 18 (10.47%) User Stories
22 17 (9.88%) API Development
22 17 (9.88%) AngularJS
22 17 (9.88%) Cybersecurity
22 17 (9.88%) Low Latency

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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 (4.65%) Apache
2 5 (2.91%) CMS
2 5 (2.91%) WordPress
3 3 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.58%) Confluence
4 1 (0.58%) Mule
4 1 (0.58%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.58%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (11.05%) SaaS
3 15 (8.72%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.74%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.74%) GitHub
5 2 (1.16%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.58%) Slack
6 1 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) BGP
1 1 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (0.58%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (0.58%) DNS
1 1 (0.58%) Ethernet
1 1 (0.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (0.58%) Firewall
1 1 (0.58%) FTP
1 1 (0.58%) LAN
1 1 (0.58%) OSPF
1 1 (0.58%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (0.58%) SSH
1 1 (0.58%) VPN
1 1 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (29.65%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.37%) MySQL
3 5 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.91%) MariaDB
3 5 (2.91%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.33%) Big Data
5 3 (1.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (1.74%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.74%) Power BI
5 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.16%) Redis
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.58%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (10.47%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.40%) JIRA
3 10 (5.81%) Subversion
4 7 (4.07%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.07%) Selenium
5 5 (2.91%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.33%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.33%) JMeter
6 4 (2.33%) PhpStorm
6 4 (2.33%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.74%) GitLab
7 3 (1.74%) JUnit
7 3 (1.74%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.16%) Fiddler
8 2 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.58%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.58%) Mockito
9 1 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.58%) TestComplete
General
1 89 (51.74%) Finance
2 10 (5.81%) Banking
3 7 (4.07%) Retail
4 5 (2.91%) Legal
5 3 (1.74%) Billing
5 3 (1.74%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.16%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.58%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.58%) Games
Job Titles
1 90 (52.33%) Developer
2 36 (20.93%) .NET Developer
3 18 (10.47%) Analyst
3 18 (10.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 18 (10.47%) PHP Developer
4 17 (9.88%) .NET Developer - Fintech
5 12 (6.98%) Junior
6 11 (6.40%) Java Developer
7 10 (5.81%) JavaScript Developer
8 9 (5.23%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.65%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (4.65%) Junior Developer
10 7 (4.07%) React Developer
11 6 (3.49%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.49%) PHP Developer - Fintech
11 6 (3.49%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.49%) Software Engineer
11 6 (3.49%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (3.49%) Test Leader
12 5 (2.91%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (36.05%) .NET
2 56 (32.56%) CSS
3 52 (30.23%) HTML
4 35 (20.35%) ASP.NET
5 33 (19.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (16.86%) jQuery
7 25 (14.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 17 (9.88%) AngularJS
9 16 (9.30%) React
10 14 (8.14%) XML
11 13 (7.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (7.56%) LAMP
12 12 (6.98%) LINQ
12 12 (6.98%) Web Services
13 9 (5.23%) HTML5
14 8 (4.65%) .NET Framework
14 8 (4.65%) React Native
14 8 (4.65%) RESTful
14 8 (4.65%) Symfony
15 7 (4.07%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.14%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.07%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.91%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.33%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (1.74%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.16%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.58%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (0.58%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.79%) Linux
2 3 (1.74%) Windows
3 1 (0.58%) Android
3 1 (0.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (25.58%) MVC
3 31 (18.02%) Web Development
4 28 (16.28%) Test Automation
5 19 (11.05%) Scrum
6 18 (10.47%) User Stories
7 17 (9.88%) API Development
7 17 (9.88%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (9.88%) Low Latency
7 17 (9.88%) OO
8 16 (9.30%) Mentoring
8 16 (9.30%) Service Delivery
8 16 (9.30%) TDD
9 15 (8.72%) Acceptance Criteria
10 14 (8.14%) Cryptocurrency
11 13 (7.56%) Software Engineering
12 12 (6.98%) BDD
12 12 (6.98%) Order to Cash
12 12 (6.98%) Project Management
13 11 (6.40%) Accounts Receivable
Programming Languages
1 59 (34.30%) JavaScript
2 57 (33.14%) C#
3 25 (14.53%) PHP
4 24 (13.95%) Java
4 24 (13.95%) SQL
5 15 (8.72%) Python
6 9 (5.23%) Ruby
7 6 (3.49%) Java 8
8 5 (2.91%) TypeScript
8 5 (2.91%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.33%) Go
9 4 (2.33%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.74%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.16%) C++
11 2 (1.16%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.58%) COBOL
12 1 (0.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.58%) Groovy
12 1 (0.58%) Pascal
12 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (13.37%) Degree
2 6 (3.49%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.16%) MBA
3 2 (1.16%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.16%) PMP
4 1 (0.58%) CCNP
4 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.58%) ISEB
4 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.58%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.81%) QA
2 4 (2.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.16%) GCP
4 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (6.98%) Docker
2 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (4.07%) Terraform
2 4 (2.33%) Puppet
3 3 (1.74%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.16%) Ansible
5 1 (0.58%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.58%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (5.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.33%) Oracle
3 3 (1.74%) Google
3 3 (1.74%) SAP
4 2 (1.16%) Juniper
4 2 (1.16%) Zend
5 1 (0.58%) ATG
5 1 (0.58%) CA
5 1 (0.58%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.58%) Cisco
5 1 (0.58%) F5
5 1 (0.58%) hybris
5 1 (0.58%) IBM
5 1 (0.58%) Infor
5 1 (0.58%) Micro Focus
5 1 (0.58%) NetApp
5 1 (0.58%) Radware
5 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com