Period
to 15 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fintech in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 232 198 288
Rank change year-on-year -34 +90 +21
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 22 66 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.33% 0.92% 0.048%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 2.69% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 66 4
West Yorkshire median annual salary £48,750 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.88% +12.68% -32.38%
10th Percentile £38,725 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,250 £68,750 £59,900
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +12.50% -8.57% -20.45%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,187 2,455 2,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 33.10% 34.13% 33.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,783 2,023 2,175
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in West Yorkshire

Fintech
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Fintech in West Yorkshire

Fintech
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fintech in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Fintech in West Yorkshire

Fintech
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fintech within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 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
Leeds -12 12 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Bradford +2 6 £40,000 -15.79% 4
Wetherby - 2 - -
Ilkley - 1 £35,000 -
Fintech
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (40.91%) Scrum
4 9 (40.91%) UML
5 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 8 (36.36%) Java
5 8 (36.36%) QA
5 8 (36.36%) OpenUP
5 8 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (36.36%) Feasibility Study
6 7 (31.82%) ISEB
7 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
8 5 (22.73%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (22.73%) Presales
8 5 (22.73%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (22.73%) JMS
9 3 (13.64%) Windows
9 3 (13.64%) SQL
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
9 3 (13.64%) SaaS
10 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (9.09%) Microservices
10 2 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
10 2 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (9.09%) Business Development
10 2 (9.09%) Advertising
10 2 (9.09%) IIS
10 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
10 2 (9.09%) VB

Fintech
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (9.09%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Sage 200
1 1 (4.55%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) Power BI
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Business Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Business Change Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Business Change Business Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Business IT Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Digital Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Digital Business Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) IT Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) IT Business Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Project Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Java Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Java Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Software Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) JMS
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) Scrum
3 9 (40.91%) UML
4 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 8 (36.36%) Feasibility Study
4 8 (36.36%) OpenUP
4 8 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 5 (22.73%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (22.73%) Presales
6 5 (22.73%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) B2B
7 2 (9.09%) Business Development
7 2 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (9.09%) Microservices
8 1 (4.55%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 1 (4.55%) ERP
8 1 (4.55%) OO
8 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (4.55%) Go
4 1 (4.55%) Java 8
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) linkerd
1 1 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Sage
1 1 (4.55%) Xero