Period
to 14 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Fintech skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (FinTech)
England > South West
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 168 252
Rank change year-on-year +44 +84 +75
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 239 181 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.43% 1.77% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 1.91% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 210 171 61
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -14.89% -1.05%
10th Percentile £22,725 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +0.67%

Fintech is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,928 9,466 9,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 90.79% 92.52% 91.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7,170 7,604 7,868
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +47 135 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Somerset +32 39 £40,000 -18.37% 7
Wiltshire -25 23 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Dorset -12 21 £40,000 +14.29% 5
Gloucestershire -12 20 £50,000 +17.65% 6
Devon - 1 £60,000 -
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England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 108 (45.19%) Finance
2 74 (30.96%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (30.13%) C#
4 67 (28.03%) .NET
5 59 (24.69%) JavaScript
6 51 (21.34%) CSS
7 50 (20.92%) SQL
8 47 (19.67%) AngularJS
8 47 (19.67%) Problem-Solving
9 46 (19.25%) Microsoft
10 44 (18.41%) SQL Server
11 42 (17.57%) Java
12 41 (17.15%) HTML
13 40 (16.74%) ASP.NET
13 40 (16.74%) MVC
14 38 (15.90%) Azure
15 35 (14.64%) Git (software)
15 35 (14.64%) jQuery
16 34 (14.23%) Windows
17 32 (13.39%) Linux
17 32 (13.39%) AWS
17 32 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC
17 32 (13.39%) Office 365
18 31 (12.97%) Python
18 31 (12.97%) Microsoft Office
19 28 (11.72%) Banking
19 28 (11.72%) Software Engineering
19 28 (11.72%) DevOps
20 24 (10.04%) Test Automation
21 23 (9.62%) Enterprise Software

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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 12 (5.02%) Apache
1 12 (5.02%) IIS
2 8 (3.35%) WebLogic
2 8 (3.35%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.09%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.26%) CMS
5 2 (0.84%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.84%) Ethereum
5 2 (0.84%) WordPress
6 1 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.42%) Confluence
6 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (12.97%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.93%) InVision
2 7 (2.93%) Sketch
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.42%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 38 (15.90%) Azure
2 32 (13.39%) AWS
2 32 (13.39%) Office 365
3 10 (4.18%) GCP
3 10 (4.18%) SaaS
4 8 (3.35%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (1.67%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.26%) Kong
7 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.84%) Datadog
7 2 (0.84%) npm
8 1 (0.42%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.42%) Cloudflare
8 1 (0.42%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.42%) PaaS
8 1 (0.42%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.67%) IPv4
1 4 (1.67%) IPv6
2 2 (0.84%) Network Security
3 1 (0.42%) DNS
3 1 (0.42%) Firewall
3 1 (0.42%) Skype
3 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.42%) VLAN
3 1 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (18.41%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.02%) Big Data
2 12 (5.02%) MySQL
2 12 (5.02%) Relational Database
3 11 (4.60%) Blockchain
3 11 (4.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.35%) RDBMS
5 7 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.09%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.09%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (2.09%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (1.67%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.26%) ArangoDB
8 3 (1.26%) BigQuery
8 3 (1.26%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.26%) Neo4j
8 3 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.84%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 35 (14.64%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.44%) JIRA
3 10 (4.18%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.35%) Bitbucket
4 8 (3.35%) Subversion
5 4 (1.67%) Selenium
5 4 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.26%) GitLab
6 3 (1.26%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.84%) Maven
7 2 (0.84%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.42%) Ant
8 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.42%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.42%) JMeter
8 1 (0.42%) JUnit
8 1 (0.42%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.42%) The Grinder
8 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.42%) webpack
General
1 108 (45.19%) Finance
2 28 (11.72%) Banking
3 21 (8.79%) Retail
4 15 (6.28%) Back Office
4 15 (6.28%) Financial Institution
4 15 (6.28%) Manufacturing
5 14 (5.86%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.77%) Electronics
6 9 (3.77%) Marketing
6 9 (3.77%) Public Sector
7 8 (3.35%) International Banking
8 3 (1.26%) Automotive
9 2 (0.84%) Law
10 1 (0.42%) Billing
10 1 (0.42%) Front Office
10 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Police
10 1 (0.42%) Publishing
10 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (40.17%) Developer
2 27 (11.30%) .NET Developer
2 27 (11.30%) Analyst
3 21 (8.79%) 1st Line Support
4 17 (7.11%) Software Developer
5 16 (6.69%) C# Developer
5 16 (6.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 15 (6.28%) Support Analyst
7 12 (5.02%) Java Developer
7 12 (5.02%) PHP Developer
8 11 (4.60%) Junior
9 10 (4.18%) Senior DevOps
9 10 (4.18%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 9 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (3.77%) Senior Developer
11 8 (3.35%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (3.35%) Cybersecurity Specialist
11 8 (3.35%) Security Specialist
11 8 (3.35%) Senior Security Specialist
11 8 (3.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (28.03%) .NET
2 51 (21.34%) CSS
3 47 (19.67%) AngularJS
4 41 (17.15%) HTML
5 40 (16.74%) ASP.NET
6 35 (14.64%) jQuery
7 32 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (9.62%) Web Services
9 21 (8.79%) React
10 17 (7.11%) Vue.js
11 14 (5.86%) Ajax
12 13 (5.44%) XML
13 10 (4.18%) .NET Framework
13 10 (4.18%) HTML5
13 10 (4.18%) Sass
14 8 (3.35%) Laravel
14 8 (3.35%) Node.js
14 8 (3.35%) Spring
15 7 (2.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (2.93%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (5.86%) User Experience
3 12 (5.02%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (4.18%) Driving Licence
4 10 (4.18%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.35%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.09%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.09%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.67%) Blog
8 4 (1.67%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.26%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.42%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.42%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.42%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (14.23%) Windows
2 32 (13.39%) Linux
3 23 (9.62%) Unix
4 7 (2.93%) CentOS
4 7 (2.93%) Solaris
5 4 (1.67%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.84%) Android
7 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.42%) Debian
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (30.96%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (19.67%) Problem-Solving
3 40 (16.74%) MVC
4 28 (11.72%) DevOps
4 28 (11.72%) Software Engineering
5 24 (10.04%) Test Automation
6 20 (8.37%) Microservices
7 19 (7.95%) Machine Learning
8 17 (7.11%) Computer Science
8 17 (7.11%) Scrum
9 15 (6.28%) Analytics
9 15 (6.28%) Artificial Intelligence
9 15 (6.28%) Asset Management
9 15 (6.28%) Web Development
10 14 (5.86%) SDLC
11 13 (5.44%) Workflow
12 12 (5.02%) High Availability
12 12 (5.02%) User Stories
13 10 (4.18%) TDD
13 10 (4.18%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (30.13%) C#
2 59 (24.69%) JavaScript
3 50 (20.92%) SQL
4 42 (17.57%) Java
5 31 (12.97%) Python
6 21 (8.79%) PHP
7 14 (5.86%) Bash Shell
8 13 (5.44%) TypeScript
9 12 (5.02%) Shell Script
10 9 (3.77%) VB.NET
11 7 (2.93%) Delphi
11 7 (2.93%) Korn
11 7 (2.93%) Perl
11 7 (2.93%) PHP 7
11 7 (2.93%) Ruby
12 5 (2.09%) C
12 5 (2.09%) Go
13 4 (1.67%) Clojure
14 3 (1.26%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.84%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 18 (7.53%) Degree
2 10 (4.18%) CISSP
3 8 (3.35%) CISM
4 5 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.26%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.84%) CEH
6 2 (0.84%) CISMP
6 2 (0.84%) ISEB
6 2 (0.84%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.84%) PhD
7 1 (0.42%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.18%) QA
2 6 (2.51%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (7.11%) Docker
2 9 (3.77%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.42%) Snort
Systems Management
1 17 (7.11%) Kubernetes
2 11 (4.60%) Terraform
3 10 (4.18%) Microsoft Intune
4 9 (3.77%) Ansible
5 7 (2.93%) Puppet
6 2 (0.84%) Mesos
6 2 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.42%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.42%) Packer
Vendors
1 46 (19.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.44%) Oracle
3 11 (4.60%) Red Hat
4 9 (3.77%) Google
4 9 (3.77%) SAP
5 4 (1.67%) VMware
6 2 (0.84%) Splunk
7 1 (0.42%) Adobe
7 1 (0.42%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.42%) Cisco
7 1 (0.42%) Juniper
7 1 (0.42%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.42%) Meraki
7 1 (0.42%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.42%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.42%) Twitter