The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fintech in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 245 480
Rank change year-on-year +101 +235  
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 2161 1352 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.43% 1.38% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.76% 3.34% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1907 1171 503
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £36,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £94,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% -7.69%  

Fintech is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 37530 40458 45487
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.20% 41.25% 40.93%
Number of salaries quoted 42165 48402 54417
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Fintech as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in the UK

Fintech
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Fintech in the UK

Fintech
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fintech over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Fintech in the UK

Fintech
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fintech within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +100 2101 £60,000 +4.34% 290
London +33 1589 £65,000 +8.33% 226
UK excluding London +278 556 £46,000 +2.22% 65
South East +132 149 £49,000 +3.15% 20
North of England +94 136 £42,500 - 19
Midlands +106 109 £48,500 +2.10% 11
East of England +43 87 £45,000 -25.00% 9
South West +22 30 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Wales +14 21 £45,000 +5.88%
Scotland +20 18 £52,500 +90.90% 1
Northern Ireland -2 3 £26,000 -52.72%
Channel Islands - 3 £32,500 -
Isle of Man - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 with a requirement for Fintech.

1 2433 (62.35%) Finance
2 1671 (42.82%) Agile Software Development
3 1135 (29.09%) Java
4 950 (24.35%) C#
5 837 (21.45%) JavaScript
6 828 (21.22%) SQL
7 813 (20.84%) .NET
8 773 (19.81%) Banking
9 705 (18.07%) HTML
10 656 (16.81%) AngularJS
11 622 (15.94%) TDD
12 616 (15.79%) Python
13 614 (15.74%) CSS
14 568 (14.56%) SQL Server
15 564 (14.45%) Scrum
16 559 (14.33%) Degree
17 534 (13.69%) Linux
18 491 (12.58%) MVC
19 464 (11.89%) Software Engineering
20 436 (11.17%) ASP.NET
21 407 (10.43%) Microsoft
22 405 (10.38%) DevOps
23 390 (9.99%) Amazon AWS
24 370 (9.48%) Computer Science
25 363 (9.30%) HTML5
26 359 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
27 353 (9.05%) Greenfield Project
28 318 (8.15%) Test Automation
28 318 (8.15%) ASP.NET MVC
29 298 (7.64%) Analytics

Fintech
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 87 (2.23%) Apache
2 77 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
3 64 (1.64%) Apache Spark
4 62 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 44 (1.13%) Confluence
6 36 (0.92%) SAS
7 31 (0.79%) IIS
8 24 (0.62%) JBoss
9 23 (0.59%) Ethereum
10 19 (0.49%) Hyperledger
10 19 (0.49%) MS Exchange
11 17 (0.44%) WebSphere
12 16 (0.41%) CMS
12 16 (0.41%) WebLogic
13 13 (0.33%) WordPress
14 12 (0.31%) OpenStack
15 11 (0.28%) nginx
16 10 (0.26%) NServiceBus
16 10 (0.26%) SharePoint
16 10 (0.26%) WildFly
Applications
1 97 (2.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 57 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (0.49%) Photoshop
5 16 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
5 16 (0.41%) SPSS
6 13 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (0.23%) HipChat
7 9 (0.23%) InVision
7 9 (0.23%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.15%) InDesign
9 5 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.077%) Flinto
11 2 (0.051%) LaTeX
11 2 (0.051%) Pixate
12 1 (0.026%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.026%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.026%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.026%) Stata
12 1 (0.026%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 45 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 22 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.33%) Sonata
4 10 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.23%) Temenos T24
6 7 (0.18%) Finacle
6 7 (0.18%) Summit
7 6 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.077%) HFM
8 3 (0.077%) Hyperion Planning
8 3 (0.077%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.077%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.077%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.077%) SessionCam
8 3 (0.077%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.051%) Magento
9 2 (0.051%) thinkFolio
10 1 (0.026%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.026%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.026%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 390 (9.99%) Amazon AWS
2 359 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 142 (3.64%) SaaS
4 61 (1.56%) GitHub
5 35 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
6 24 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
6 24 (0.62%) Office 365
7 21 (0.54%) IaaS
8 17 (0.44%) Google Analytics
9 16 (0.41%) Amazon S3
10 15 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
11 13 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
12 11 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
13 9 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
14 7 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
15 6 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 5 (0.13%) AdWords
16 5 (0.13%) Azure Machine Learning
16 5 (0.13%) Heroku
17 4 (0.10%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 77 (1.97%) Internet
2 67 (1.72%) Firewall
3 61 (1.56%) HTTP
3 61 (1.56%) TCP/IP
4 41 (1.05%) WAN
5 40 (1.03%) LAN
6 28 (0.72%) DNS
7 23 (0.59%) DSL
8 20 (0.51%) SAN
9 16 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
10 15 (0.38%) DHCP
11 12 (0.31%) VoIP
11 12 (0.31%) VPN
12 11 (0.28%) Network Security
12 11 (0.28%) Skype
12 11 (0.28%) SSL
13 10 (0.26%) FTP
14 8 (0.21%) Kerberos
14 8 (0.21%) OpenVPN
14 8 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 568 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 256 (6.56%) MySQL
3 254 (6.51%) MongoDB
4 203 (5.20%) Big Data
5 200 (5.13%) Blockchain
6 180 (4.61%) NoSQL
7 130 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
8 128 (3.28%) Relational Database
9 97 (2.49%) RavenDB
10 77 (1.97%) Hadoop
11 76 (1.95%) SQL Server 2014
12 74 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
13 61 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
14 59 (1.51%) Redis
15 50 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
15 50 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 48 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 41 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
18 36 (0.92%) Oracle Database
19 31 (0.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 251 (6.43%) Git (software)
2 234 (6.00%) JIRA
3 165 (4.23%) Jenkins
4 125 (3.20%) Selenium
5 85 (2.18%) TeamCity
6 76 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 74 (1.90%) Maven
8 59 (1.51%) Gradle
9 58 (1.49%) Visual Studio
10 53 (1.36%) Cucumber
11 46 (1.18%) Subversion
12 41 (1.05%) Grunt
13 40 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
14 39 (1.00%) NUnit
15 37 (0.95%) gulp
16 32 (0.82%) JUnit
17 26 (0.67%) Calabash
18 25 (0.64%) JMeter
19 24 (0.62%) Jasmine
20 23 (0.59%) SpecFlow
General
1 2433 (62.35%) Finance
2 773 (19.81%) Banking
3 225 (5.77%) Financial Institution
4 214 (5.48%) Investment Banking
5 159 (4.07%) Marketing
6 104 (2.67%) Retail
7 102 (2.61%) Telecoms
8 89 (2.28%) Legal
9 71 (1.82%) Front Office
10 67 (1.72%) Games
11 50 (1.28%) Manufacturing
12 48 (1.23%) Back Office
13 47 (1.20%) Electronics
14 20 (0.51%) Advertising
14 20 (0.51%) Retail Banking
15 16 (0.41%) Publishing
16 10 (0.26%) Automotive
17 9 (0.23%) German Language
18 8 (0.21%) Polish Language
18 8 (0.21%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1839 (47.13%) Developer
2 485 (12.43%) Java Developer
3 465 (11.92%) .NET Developer
4 360 (9.23%) C# Developer
5 336 (8.61%) Analyst
6 309 (7.92%) Senior Developer
7 209 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
8 168 (4.31%) Junior
9 167 (4.28%) Business Analyst
10 164 (4.20%) JavaScript Developer
11 162 (4.15%) Software Engineer
12 135 (3.46%) Consultant
13 124 (3.18%) Architect
14 120 (3.08%) DevOps Engineer
14 120 (3.08%) Python Developer
15 115 (2.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 108 (2.77%) Full Stack Developer
17 107 (2.74%) Java Engineer
18 103 (2.64%) Junior Developer
19 102 (2.61%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 813 (20.84%) .NET
2 705 (18.07%) HTML
3 656 (16.81%) AngularJS
4 614 (15.74%) CSS
5 436 (11.17%) ASP.NET
6 363 (9.30%) HTML5
7 318 (8.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 258 (6.61%) .NET Framework
9 249 (6.38%) REST
10 243 (6.23%) Node.js
11 242 (6.20%) XML
12 238 (6.10%) CSS3
13 224 (5.74%) React
14 216 (5.54%) Web Services
15 212 (5.43%) Spring
16 197 (5.05%) jQuery
17 174 (4.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 152 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web API
19 142 (3.64%) RESTful
20 133 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 370 (9.48%) Computer Science
2 353 (9.05%) Greenfield Project
3 269 (6.89%) Analytical Skills
4 184 (4.72%) User Experience
5 152 (3.90%) Hedge funds
6 97 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
7 92 (2.36%) Bitcoin
8 91 (2.33%) Mobile App
9 83 (2.13%) Algorithms
10 81 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 71 (1.82%) Data Structures
12 64 (1.64%) Data Centre
13 54 (1.38%) Equities
14 44 (1.13%) Fixed Income
15 40 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
16 33 (0.85%) Derivative
17 31 (0.79%) Management Information System
18 30 (0.77%) Social Media
19 26 (0.67%) Mobile Banking
20 21 (0.54%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 534 (13.69%) Linux
2 268 (6.87%) Windows
3 183 (4.69%) Unix
4 120 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 96 (2.46%) Android
6 49 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 43 (1.10%) Windows Server
8 39 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 34 (0.87%) Ubuntu
10 29 (0.74%) CentOS
11 23 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (0.44%) Debian
13 16 (0.41%) Windows 7
14 10 (0.26%) Solaris
15 7 (0.18%) AIX
16 6 (0.15%) Fedora
16 6 (0.15%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.15%) Windows 10
17 4 (0.10%) Windows 8
18 2 (0.051%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1671 (42.82%) Agile Software Development
2 622 (15.94%) TDD
3 564 (14.45%) Scrum
4 491 (12.58%) MVC
5 464 (11.89%) Software Engineering
6 405 (10.38%) DevOps
7 318 (8.15%) Test Automation
8 298 (7.64%) Analytics
9 288 (7.38%) Continuous Integration
9 288 (7.38%) OO
10 259 (6.64%) BDD
11 238 (6.10%) Mentoring
12 224 (5.74%) Multithreading
13 220 (5.64%) Microservices
14 203 (5.20%) Wealth Management
15 194 (4.97%) Change Management
16 180 (4.61%) SDLC
17 177 (4.54%) E-Commerce
18 175 (4.48%) Low Latency
19 170 (4.36%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1135 (29.09%) Java
2 950 (24.35%) C#
3 837 (21.45%) JavaScript
4 828 (21.22%) SQL
5 616 (15.79%) Python
6 274 (7.02%) C++
7 169 (4.33%) Scala
8 152 (3.90%) Ruby
9 143 (3.66%) PHP
10 126 (3.23%) Perl
11 103 (2.64%) T-SQL
12 100 (2.56%) Bash Shell
13 94 (2.41%) Go
14 93 (2.38%) PowerShell
15 80 (2.05%) VB.NET
16 73 (1.87%) Shell Script
17 63 (1.61%) Haskell
18 62 (1.59%) C
19 59 (1.51%) Objective-C
19 59 (1.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 559 (14.33%) Degree
2 112 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 81 (2.08%) PhD
4 37 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (0.49%) CISSP
7 18 (0.46%) ISEB
7 18 (0.46%) ISTQB
8 17 (0.44%) CCNA
9 16 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
10 15 (0.38%) CISM
11 14 (0.36%) CCNP
11 14 (0.36%) PMP
12 13 (0.33%) Master's Degree
12 13 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 11 (0.28%) MCSE
13 11 (0.28%) PMI Certification
14 10 (0.26%) MCP
15 8 (0.21%) CISA
15 8 (0.21%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 242 (6.20%) QA
2 57 (1.46%) MiFID
3 43 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 32 (0.82%) SEPA
5 29 (0.74%) PMO
6 23 (0.59%) Data Quality
7 17 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 15 (0.38%) EMIR
9 11 (0.28%) SLA
10 8 (0.21%) GDPR
10 8 (0.21%) ISO 8583
11 5 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
11 5 (0.13%) GCP
11 5 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 4 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.10%) Section 508
12 4 (0.10%) WCAG
13 3 (0.077%) Basel III
13 3 (0.077%) COBIT
13 3 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 204 (5.23%) Docker
2 74 (1.90%) Active Directory
3 45 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.28%) Apache Flume
6 10 (0.26%) Shibboleth
7 9 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
8 8 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.18%) etcd
9 7 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.18%) vSphere
10 6 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.10%) HDFS
12 4 (0.10%) iptables
12 4 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.051%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.051%) NFS
13 2 (0.051%) XenApp
14 1 (0.026%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 128 (3.28%) Ansible
2 111 (2.84%) Puppet
3 94 (2.41%) Kubernetes
4 88 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
5 47 (1.20%) Terraform
6 25 (0.64%) Opsview
7 22 (0.56%) Prometheus
8 21 (0.54%) Nagios
9 19 (0.49%) Kibana
10 18 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 17 (0.44%) Grafana
12 16 (0.41%) logstash
12 16 (0.41%) Zipkin
13 14 (0.36%) Mesos
13 14 (0.36%) Packer
14 9 (0.23%) Salt
15 8 (0.21%) Consul
15 8 (0.21%) SCCM
16 7 (0.18%) Tivoli
17 5 (0.13%) Graphite
Vendors
1 407 (10.43%) Microsoft
2 219 (5.61%) Oracle
3 85 (2.18%) Google
4 83 (2.13%) Splunk
5 80 (2.05%) VMware
6 68 (1.74%) Cisco
7 65 (1.67%) Red Hat
8 53 (1.36%) Tableau
9 46 (1.18%) SAP
10 37 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
11 31 (0.79%) Atlassian
12 29 (0.74%) Twitter
13 24 (0.62%) AppDynamics
13 24 (0.62%) TIBCO
14 23 (0.59%) StreamBase
14 23 (0.59%) Sybase
15 21 (0.54%) F5
15 21 (0.54%) New Relic
16 20 (0.51%) Adobe
17 19 (0.49%) IBM
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 7.3% Pension / Heathcare / Share S
Posted: 1 hour ago
Slough, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 7.3% Pension / Heathcare / Share S
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + 20% Bonus, 12/12 on Joel Test
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum + Pension Scheme
Posted: Yesterday
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Empiric
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Consult Resolute Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Great salary
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 - £85,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum (Plus Equity)
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Empiric
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus (10-15%) + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + share options
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Cov
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (Including bonuses)
Posted: 2 days ago