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 25 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
UK
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 256 527
Rank change year-on-year +103 +271  
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 1997 1306 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.32% 1.32% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.60% 3.14% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1787 1101 419
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% -2.50%  

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 35674 41567 43600
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.45% 42.13% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 28479 33819 34593
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,885 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Fintech as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 25 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Fintech in the UK

Fintech
Top 30 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 25 May 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 +104 1931 £60,000 +4.34% 321
London +44 1506 £65,000 +13.04% 264
City of London +37 322 £70,000 +19.14% 89
South East +131 114 £50,000 - 17
East of England +28 81 £43,750 -27.08% 10
Yorkshire +79 74 £40,000 -4.19% 8
Surrey +77 52 £52,000 +9.47% 6
West Midlands +60 45 £48,500 -30.71% 6
West Yorkshire +59 45 £37,500 +50.00% 5
East Midlands +54 43 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Birmingham +32 35 £52,500 +10.52% 2
North West -4 35 £50,000 +48.14% 10
Leeds +37 29 £35,000 +40.00% 3
South West +29 29 £45,000 -15.49% 2
Nottingham - 27 £47,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 27 £47,500 - 2
Hertfordshire +22 26 £48,500 -19.16%
Wales +14 23 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Scotland +32 22 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Manchester -15 21 £60,000 +33.33% 9
South Wales +20 20 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Cardiff +18 20 £45,000 +51.26% 1
Berkshire +46 19 £45,000 -21.73% 4
Bedfordshire +30 19 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Cambridge -23 18 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Cambridgeshire -28 18 £37,500 -16.66% 6
Edinburgh +5 17 £42,500 +41.66% 4
Reading +34 15 £43,750 -32.69% 2
Dunstable +9 15 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Bristol +7 15 £45,000 -20.00% 1

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 2268 (62.63%) Finance
2 1568 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
3 1062 (29.33%) Java
4 868 (23.97%) C#
5 816 (22.54%) JavaScript
6 769 (21.24%) SQL
7 750 (20.71%) .NET
8 704 (19.44%) Banking
9 675 (18.64%) HTML
10 615 (16.98%) AngularJS
11 601 (16.60%) CSS
12 591 (16.32%) Python
13 571 (15.77%) TDD
14 541 (14.94%) Degree
15 517 (14.28%) Scrum
16 505 (13.95%) Linux
17 491 (13.56%) SQL Server
18 439 (12.12%) MVC
19 433 (11.96%) Software Engineering
20 387 (10.69%) ASP.NET
21 386 (10.66%) Computer Science
22 379 (10.47%) DevOps
23 355 (9.80%) Microsoft
24 348 (9.61%) Greenfield Project
25 346 (9.56%) HTML5
26 342 (9.44%) Amazon AWS
27 311 (8.59%) Microsoft Azure
28 300 (8.29%) OO
29 279 (7.71%) MySQL
30 277 (7.65%) ASP.NET MVC

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 93 (2.57%) Apache
2 69 (1.91%) Apache Spark
2 69 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
3 56 (1.55%) Tomcat
4 43 (1.19%) Confluence
5 32 (0.88%) IIS
6 30 (0.83%) SAS
7 27 (0.75%) JBoss
8 17 (0.47%) SharePoint
9 16 (0.44%) MS Exchange
10 15 (0.41%) CMS
11 13 (0.36%) Ethereum
11 13 (0.36%) Hyperledger
11 13 (0.36%) WebSphere
11 13 (0.36%) WordPress
12 12 (0.33%) Skype for Business
13 11 (0.30%) OpenStack
14 10 (0.28%) Mule
14 10 (0.28%) nginx
15 9 (0.25%) WildFly
Applications
1 94 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 47 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
5 13 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 11 (0.30%) SPSS
7 10 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (0.28%) HipChat
8 8 (0.22%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.14%) InVision
10 3 (0.083%) InDesign
11 2 (0.055%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.055%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 36 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 25 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.36%) Sonata
5 8 (0.22%) Summit
5 8 (0.22%) Temenos T24
6 7 (0.19%) Finacle
7 6 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (0.11%) thinkFolio
9 3 (0.083%) HFM
9 3 (0.083%) Hyperion Planning
9 3 (0.083%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.083%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.083%) Unit4 Business World
10 2 (0.055%) Magento
10 2 (0.055%) SessionCam
10 2 (0.055%) WebTrends
11 1 (0.028%) Eze OMS
11 1 (0.028%) Kondor
11 1 (0.028%) Orchestrade
Cloud Services
1 342 (9.44%) Amazon AWS
2 311 (8.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 124 (3.42%) SaaS
4 58 (1.60%) GitHub
5 27 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 23 (0.64%) Office 365
7 22 (0.61%) IaaS
8 21 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (0.44%) Amazon S3
10 15 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
11 14 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
12 13 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
12 13 (0.36%) Google Analytics
13 7 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
13 7 (0.19%) PaaS
14 6 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 6 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
15 5 (0.14%) Heroku
16 4 (0.11%) Google Play
16 4 (0.11%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 83 (2.29%) Internet
2 51 (1.41%) Firewall
3 49 (1.35%) HTTP
4 38 (1.05%) TCP/IP
5 31 (0.86%) WAN
6 29 (0.80%) LAN
7 23 (0.64%) DSL
8 20 (0.55%) SAN
9 19 (0.52%) Skype
10 16 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
11 13 (0.36%) VoIP
12 11 (0.30%) DNS
12 11 (0.30%) Network Security
13 10 (0.28%) Wireless
14 9 (0.25%) Cisco Nexus
15 8 (0.22%) FTP
15 8 (0.22%) SSL
15 8 (0.22%) VPN
16 7 (0.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 7 (0.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 491 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 279 (7.71%) MySQL
3 232 (6.41%) MongoDB
4 182 (5.03%) Big Data
5 165 (4.56%) Blockchain
6 159 (4.39%) NoSQL
7 130 (3.59%) Relational Database
8 127 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
9 81 (2.24%) RavenDB
10 74 (2.04%) Hadoop
11 72 (1.99%) SQL Server 2014
12 62 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
13 60 (1.66%) Redis
14 57 (1.57%) SQL Server 2016
15 54 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 53 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 50 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
18 42 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
19 36 (0.99%) Oracle Database
20 31 (0.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 231 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 218 (6.02%) JIRA
3 136 (3.76%) Jenkins
4 116 (3.20%) Selenium
5 78 (2.15%) Maven
6 73 (2.02%) TeamCity
7 66 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 58 (1.60%) Visual Studio
9 56 (1.55%) Gradle
10 47 (1.30%) Subversion
11 39 (1.08%) Grunt
11 39 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
12 37 (1.02%) Cucumber
12 37 (1.02%) NUnit
13 35 (0.97%) gulp
14 33 (0.91%) Jasmine
15 26 (0.72%) JUnit
16 23 (0.64%) Appium
16 23 (0.64%) Calabash
17 22 (0.61%) JMeter
General
1 2268 (62.63%) Finance
2 704 (19.44%) Banking
3 225 (6.21%) Financial Institution
4 211 (5.83%) Investment Banking
5 136 (3.76%) Marketing
6 101 (2.79%) Telecoms
7 93 (2.57%) Retail
8 86 (2.38%) Legal
9 77 (2.13%) Games
10 66 (1.82%) Front Office
11 44 (1.22%) Back Office
12 40 (1.10%) Manufacturing
13 38 (1.05%) Electronics
14 23 (0.64%) Retail Banking
15 19 (0.52%) Publishing
16 17 (0.47%) Advertising
17 9 (0.25%) Automotive
18 8 (0.22%) Private Banking
19 7 (0.19%) German Language
19 7 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1713 (47.31%) Developer
2 465 (12.84%) Java Developer
3 411 (11.35%) .NET Developer
4 336 (9.28%) C# Developer
5 326 (9.00%) Analyst
6 256 (7.07%) Senior Developer
7 193 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 177 (4.89%) JavaScript Developer
9 167 (4.61%) Business Analyst
10 162 (4.47%) Junior
11 143 (3.95%) Software Engineer
12 128 (3.53%) Consultant
13 119 (3.29%) Python Developer
14 118 (3.26%) DevOps Engineer
15 115 (3.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 115 (3.18%) Project Manager
16 110 (3.04%) Architect
17 107 (2.95%) Java Engineer
18 103 (2.84%) Programmer
19 97 (2.68%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 750 (20.71%) .NET
2 675 (18.64%) HTML
3 615 (16.98%) AngularJS
4 601 (16.60%) CSS
5 387 (10.69%) ASP.NET
6 346 (9.56%) HTML5
7 277 (7.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 228 (6.30%) CSS3
9 226 (6.24%) Node.js
10 221 (6.10%) React
10 221 (6.10%) XML
11 217 (5.99%) .NET Framework
11 217 (5.99%) REST
12 204 (5.63%) jQuery
13 198 (5.47%) Spring
14 187 (5.16%) Web Services
15 161 (4.45%) ASP.NET Web API
16 160 (4.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 137 (3.78%) RESTful
18 117 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 386 (10.66%) Computer Science
2 348 (9.61%) Greenfield Project
3 275 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 188 (5.19%) User Experience
5 151 (4.17%) Hedge funds
6 101 (2.79%) Mobile App
7 95 (2.62%) Bitcoin
8 87 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
9 86 (2.38%) Data Structures
10 81 (2.24%) Algorithms
11 73 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 66 (1.82%) Data Centre
13 52 (1.44%) Mobile Payment
14 48 (1.33%) Equities
15 35 (0.97%) Fixed Income
15 35 (0.97%) Mobile Banking
16 29 (0.80%) Derivative
17 22 (0.61%) Online Banking
18 21 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
19 20 (0.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 505 (13.95%) Linux
2 236 (6.52%) Windows
3 177 (4.89%) Unix
4 106 (2.93%) Apple iOS
5 90 (2.49%) Android
6 51 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 37 (1.02%) Windows Server
8 36 (0.99%) CentOS
9 35 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 33 (0.91%) Ubuntu
11 19 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (0.33%) Debian
13 11 (0.30%) Windows 7
14 9 (0.25%) Solaris
15 4 (0.11%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.11%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.083%) Fedora
17 2 (0.055%) AIX
17 2 (0.055%) CoreOS
17 2 (0.055%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1568 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
2 571 (15.77%) TDD
3 517 (14.28%) Scrum
4 439 (12.12%) MVC
5 433 (11.96%) Software Engineering
6 379 (10.47%) DevOps
7 300 (8.29%) OO
8 271 (7.48%) Analytics
9 270 (7.46%) Test Automation
10 268 (7.40%) Continuous Integration
11 230 (6.35%) BDD
12 221 (6.10%) Mentoring
13 219 (6.05%) Multithreading
14 195 (5.39%) Microservices
15 191 (5.27%) Wealth Management
16 180 (4.97%) SDLC
17 168 (4.64%) Front End Development
18 167 (4.61%) E-Commerce
19 163 (4.50%) OOP
20 157 (4.34%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1062 (29.33%) Java
2 868 (23.97%) C#
3 816 (22.54%) JavaScript
4 769 (21.24%) SQL
5 591 (16.32%) Python
6 252 (6.96%) C++
7 156 (4.31%) Scala
8 153 (4.23%) PHP
9 148 (4.09%) Perl
10 141 (3.89%) Ruby
11 101 (2.79%) Bash Shell
12 90 (2.49%) T-SQL
13 84 (2.32%) PowerShell
14 82 (2.26%) Go
15 70 (1.93%) C
16 63 (1.74%) PL/SQL
17 59 (1.63%) VB.NET
18 58 (1.60%) Groovy
18 58 (1.60%) Haskell
19 55 (1.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 541 (14.94%) Degree
2 75 (2.07%) PhD
3 34 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (0.58%) ISEB
6 19 (0.52%) CISSP
7 17 (0.47%) CISM
7 17 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 16 (0.44%) PMP
9 14 (0.39%) CCNA
9 14 (0.39%) ISTQB
10 13 (0.36%) CCNP
10 13 (0.36%) Master's Degree
10 13 (0.36%) Mathematical Degree
10 13 (0.36%) PMI Certification
11 10 (0.28%) CISA
11 10 (0.28%) MBA
12 9 (0.25%) MCSE
13 6 (0.17%) AWS Certification
13 6 (0.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 234 (6.46%) QA
2 59 (1.63%) MiFID
3 35 (0.97%) PCI DSS
4 34 (0.94%) PMO
5 26 (0.72%) Data Quality
6 22 (0.61%) SEPA
7 19 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 16 (0.44%) EMIR
9 10 (0.28%) SLA
10 8 (0.22%) ISO 8583
11 7 (0.19%) GDPR
12 5 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
12 5 (0.14%) GCP
13 4 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (0.11%) Solvency II
14 3 (0.083%) Basel III
14 3 (0.083%) COBIT
14 3 (0.083%) ISO27002
14 3 (0.083%) Section 508
14 3 (0.083%) WCAG
System Software
1 166 (4.58%) Docker
2 55 (1.52%) Active Directory
3 35 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.25%) Shibboleth
6 8 (0.22%) Apache Flume
6 8 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.22%) vSphere
7 7 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 7 (0.19%) etcd
7 7 (0.19%) HDFS
7 7 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.083%) KVM
9 3 (0.083%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.083%) XenApp
10 2 (0.055%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.055%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (0.055%) Xen
Systems Management
1 112 (3.09%) Puppet
2 110 (3.04%) Ansible
3 75 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
4 69 (1.91%) Kubernetes
5 42 (1.16%) Terraform
6 18 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 17 (0.47%) Nagios
8 14 (0.39%) Opsview
9 12 (0.33%) Kibana
9 12 (0.33%) Prometheus
10 11 (0.30%) logstash
10 11 (0.30%) Salt
10 11 (0.30%) Zipkin
11 10 (0.28%) Packer
12 9 (0.25%) Grafana
12 9 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
13 7 (0.19%) Consul
13 7 (0.19%) Mesos
14 6 (0.17%) Graphite
14 6 (0.17%) Riemann
Vendors
1 355 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 211 (5.83%) Oracle
3 75 (2.07%) Google
4 67 (1.85%) Splunk
4 67 (1.85%) VMware
5 65 (1.80%) Red Hat
6 54 (1.49%) Cisco
7 44 (1.22%) Tableau
8 43 (1.19%) Twitter
9 39 (1.08%) SAP
10 29 (0.80%) Atlassian
10 29 (0.80%) Sybase
11 28 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
12 26 (0.72%) TIBCO
13 25 (0.69%) AppDynamics
14 22 (0.61%) StreamBase
15 21 (0.58%) New Relic
16 19 (0.52%) F5
17 17 (0.47%) Adobe
18 14 (0.39%) HP
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