Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 229 270
Rank change year-on-year +29 +41 +27
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 34 39 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.62% 0.57% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.69% 1.68% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 12
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% +1.80% -7.22%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £78,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +10.39% -30.00%

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 2,009 2,328 2,486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 36.72% 34.21% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,578 1,867 2,099
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,720 £62,500 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fintech in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Fintech in West Yorkshire

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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 16 November 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 +21 28 £55,000 +29.41%
Wetherby - 4 - -
Huddersfield - 1 £37,500 -
Fintech
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (64.71%) Finance
3 16 (47.06%) Test Automation
4 14 (41.18%) Java
5 9 (26.47%) SQL
6 8 (23.53%) Python
6 8 (23.53%) C#
6 8 (23.53%) Ruby
6 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (23.53%) WebDriver
6 8 (23.53%) Selenium
6 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (20.59%) Line Management
7 7 (20.59%) Coaching
7 7 (20.59%) SDET
7 7 (20.59%) Test Strategy
7 7 (20.59%) Retail
7 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
7 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
7 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (20.59%) Software Testing
7 7 (20.59%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
7 7 (20.59%) Validation
7 7 (20.59%) OOP
7 7 (20.59%) Analytical Thinking
8 5 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
8 5 (14.71%) CSS
8 5 (14.71%) Spring

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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 4 (11.76%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Sage 200
1 1 (2.94%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (14.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Selenium
1 8 (23.53%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) MSTest
2 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (64.71%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Retail
3 4 (11.76%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Advertising
5 1 (2.94%) Automotive
5 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Test Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Test Automation Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Test Leader
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Tester
4 4 (11.76%) Software Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Software Support Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Test Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Tester
5 3 (8.82%) Automation Tester
5 3 (8.82%) Customer Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) SaaS Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Automation Tester
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Test Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
1 5 (14.71%) CSS
1 5 (14.71%) Spring
2 4 (11.76%) .NET
2 4 (11.76%) CSS3
2 4 (11.76%) Spring Boot
3 3 (8.82%) Angular 2
3 3 (8.82%) HTML
3 3 (8.82%) HTML5
4 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.94%) jQuery
5 1 (2.94%) JSON
5 1 (2.94%) LESS
5 1 (2.94%) React
5 1 (2.94%) Sass
5 1 (2.94%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.88%) User Experience
5 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) Test Automation
3 7 (20.59%) Analytical Thinking
3 7 (20.59%) Artificial Intelligence
3 7 (20.59%) Coaching
3 7 (20.59%) Line Management
3 7 (20.59%) OOP
3 7 (20.59%) SDET
3 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
3 7 (20.59%) Software Testing
3 7 (20.59%) Test Strategy
3 7 (20.59%) Validation
4 5 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (11.76%) B2B
5 4 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (11.76%) Data Privacy
5 4 (11.76%) Scrum
6 3 (8.82%) Conversational UI
7 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) Java
2 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 8 (23.53%) C#
3 8 (23.53%) Python
3 8 (23.53%) Ruby
4 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.76%) VB
6 3 (8.82%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.94%) ES6
7 1 (2.94%) Go
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) linkerd
1 1 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Sage
2 1 (2.94%) Xero