Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
England > South West
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 138 205 276
Rank change year-on-year +67 +71 +62
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 226 152 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.30% 1.41% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.16% 3.73% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 205 146 56
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £34,375
90th Percentile £66,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 3,671 4,070 3,909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.38% 37.73% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,773 3,125 3,120
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £24,375
90th Percentile £67,037 £65,000 £64,550
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 2019. 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 +82 128 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Dorset -8 34 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Wiltshire +19 32 £46,000 +11.52% 6
Gloucestershire 0 18 £55,000 - 1
Somerset -12 8 £82,500 +65.00%
Devon +5 6 - -
Fintech
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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.

1 109 (48.23%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (47.79%) Finance
3 63 (27.88%) C#
3 63 (27.88%) JavaScript
4 55 (24.34%) .NET
5 48 (21.24%) HTML
5 48 (21.24%) CSS
6 44 (19.47%) Problem-Solving
7 42 (18.58%) DevOps
8 37 (16.37%) Software Engineering
9 36 (15.93%) Git (software)
10 35 (15.49%) SQL
11 33 (14.60%) SQL Server
11 33 (14.60%) MVC
12 30 (13.27%) Mentoring
12 30 (13.27%) AngularJS
13 29 (12.83%) Microsoft Azure
14 27 (11.95%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (11.95%) TDD
14 27 (11.95%) ASP.NET
14 27 (11.95%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (10.62%) Scrum
15 24 (10.62%) Java
16 23 (10.18%) Firewall
17 22 (9.73%) Web Services
18 21 (9.29%) Banking
18 21 (9.29%) Amazon AWS
19 20 (8.85%) Computer Science
19 20 (8.85%) Microsoft
20 19 (8.41%) PowerShell

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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 1 (0.44%) Apache
1 1 (0.44%) Confluence
1 1 (0.44%) Ethereum
1 1 (0.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (5.31%) Sketch
2 11 (4.87%) InVision
3 6 (2.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.65%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (12.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (9.29%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (7.96%) SaaS
4 15 (6.64%) Office 365
5 7 (3.10%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (2.65%) FinancialForce
7 5 (2.21%) Serverless
8 3 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.33%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.88%) Azure Functions
10 1 (0.44%) AdWords
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.44%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.18%) Firewall
2 3 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (1.33%) IPv4
2 3 (1.33%) IPv6
3 1 (0.44%) Network Security
3 1 (0.44%) Skype
3 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.60%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.31%) Big Data
3 7 (3.10%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.77%) Blockchain
4 4 (1.77%) Data Mining
4 4 (1.77%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.33%) MySQL
6 2 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.44%) Power BI
7 1 (0.44%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 36 (15.93%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.42%) Subversion
2 10 (4.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.54%) Selenium
3 8 (3.54%) WebDriver
4 7 (3.10%) Cucumber
5 5 (2.21%) Bitbucket
5 5 (2.21%) JIRA
5 5 (2.21%) JUnit
5 5 (2.21%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.77%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.88%) Geb
8 2 (0.88%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.88%) Maven
8 2 (0.88%) NUnit
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.88%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.88%) Spock
9 1 (0.44%) Trac
General
1 108 (47.79%) Finance
2 21 (9.29%) Banking
3 13 (5.75%) Retail
4 10 (4.42%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.10%) Marketing
6 6 (2.65%) Electronics
6 6 (2.65%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.77%) Back Office
8 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.88%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Advertising
9 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (38.50%) Developer
2 25 (11.06%) Analyst
3 24 (10.62%) C# Developer
4 22 (9.73%) .NET Developer
5 16 (7.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (7.08%) Java Developer
6 14 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 14 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (6.19%) Software Developer
6 14 (6.19%) Support Analyst
7 13 (5.75%) Senior Developer
8 12 (5.31%) Designer
8 12 (5.31%) UI Designer
9 10 (4.42%) Cybersecurity Specialist
9 10 (4.42%) Project Manager
9 10 (4.42%) Security Specialist
9 10 (4.42%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 10 (4.42%) Senior Security Specialist
10 9 (3.98%) Java Developer - Fintech
10 9 (3.98%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (24.34%) .NET
2 48 (21.24%) CSS
2 48 (21.24%) HTML
3 30 (13.27%) AngularJS
4 27 (11.95%) ASP.NET
4 27 (11.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (9.73%) Web Services
6 15 (6.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (6.64%) React
6 15 (6.64%) Sass
7 13 (5.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (5.75%) KnockoutJS
7 13 (5.75%) NHibernate
8 11 (4.87%) .NET Framework
8 11 (4.87%) Razor View Engine
9 10 (4.42%) Node.js
10 9 (3.98%) HTML5
11 8 (3.54%) jQuery
11 8 (3.54%) Vue.js
12 7 (3.10%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.64%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (6.64%) User Experience
3 9 (3.98%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (2.65%) Algorithms
4 6 (2.65%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.21%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.21%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.33%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.44%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.44%) Social Media
7 1 (0.44%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.44%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.96%) Windows
2 13 (5.75%) Linux
2 13 (5.75%) Windows 10
3 6 (2.65%) Ubuntu
4 4 (1.77%) Unix
4 4 (1.77%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.44%) Debian
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (48.23%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (19.47%) Problem-Solving
3 42 (18.58%) DevOps
4 37 (16.37%) Software Engineering
5 33 (14.60%) MVC
6 30 (13.27%) Mentoring
7 27 (11.95%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (11.95%) TDD
8 24 (10.62%) Scrum
9 20 (8.85%) Computer Science
10 17 (7.52%) Coaching
11 16 (7.08%) Project Management
12 15 (6.64%) Test Automation
13 14 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 14 (6.19%) Pair Programming
14 13 (5.75%) Cybersecurity
14 13 (5.75%) Dependency Injection
14 13 (5.75%) Microservices
14 13 (5.75%) SOLID
15 12 (5.31%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 63 (27.88%) C#
1 63 (27.88%) JavaScript
2 35 (15.49%) SQL
3 24 (10.62%) Java
4 19 (8.41%) PowerShell
4 19 (8.41%) TypeScript
5 12 (5.31%) Python
6 10 (4.42%) Java 8
7 7 (3.10%) PHP
8 6 (2.65%) C
8 6 (2.65%) VBA
9 5 (2.21%) ES6
10 4 (1.77%) MATLAB
10 4 (1.77%) Ruby
11 3 (1.33%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.88%) C++
12 2 (0.88%) PHP 7
12 2 (0.88%) Scala
13 1 (0.44%) Go
13 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (4.42%) CISM
1 10 (4.42%) CISSP
2 9 (3.98%) Degree
3 5 (2.21%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.88%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.44%) ISEB
5 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.44%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.65%) PMO
2 5 (2.21%) QA
3 3 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (7.52%) Hyper-V
1 17 (7.52%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (1.77%) Docker
3 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.44%) Snort
3 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (7.52%) SCVMM
2 12 (5.31%) Microsoft Intune
2 12 (5.31%) SCCM
3 7 (3.10%) Ansible
4 6 (2.65%) Terraform
5 4 (1.77%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.77%) Packer
6 3 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.88%) Puppet
8 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.44%) Nagios
8 1 (0.44%) Nessus
8 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (8.85%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.96%) Juniper
3 6 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (2.65%) SAP
4 5 (2.21%) Google
4 5 (2.21%) Oracle
5 4 (1.77%) Cisco
5 4 (1.77%) HP
6 3 (1.33%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.33%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 2 (0.88%) PayPal
7 2 (0.88%) Sencha
8 1 (0.44%) Facebook
8 1 (0.44%) Forcepoint
8 1 (0.44%) LogRhythm
8 1 (0.44%) McAfee
8 1 (0.44%) Meraki
8 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.44%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.44%) YouTube