Period
to 15 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (Fintech)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 247 243
Rank change year-on-year +70 -4 +48
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 36 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.77% 0.17% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.16% 0.55% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 25
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.51% +15.63% -11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £39,000 £32,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £72,970
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.37% +18.75% -20.00%

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 1,666 2,192 2,209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.68% 31.90% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,346 1,811 1,885
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 February 2019.

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 February 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
Leeds +57 30 £52,500 -27.59% 9
Wetherby - 4 - -
Fintech
Yorkshire

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

1 22 (61.11%) Finance
2 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (41.67%) Java
4 12 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 10 (27.78%) Selenium
6 9 (25.00%) SQL
6 9 (25.00%) WebDriver
7 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (22.22%) C#
7 8 (22.22%) Python
7 8 (22.22%) Ruby
7 8 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (19.44%) Analytical Thinking
8 7 (19.44%) SDET
8 7 (19.44%) Retail
8 7 (19.44%) Validation
8 7 (19.44%) OOP
8 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
8 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
8 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
8 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (16.67%) CSS
9 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 5 (13.89%) Spring
10 5 (13.89%) Banking
10 5 (13.89%) .NET
10 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
10 5 (13.89%) Windows
10 5 (13.89%) Mobile App

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 4 (11.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) FTP
2 1 (2.78%) VPN
2 1 (2.78%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) MySQL
2 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Selenium
2 9 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.78%) GitLab
4 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) MSTest
4 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (61.11%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Retail
3 5 (13.89%) Banking
4 4 (11.11%) Back Office
5 1 (2.78%) Advertising
5 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Test Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Test Automation Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Tester
5 4 (11.11%) Automation Tester
5 4 (11.11%) Development Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Tester
5 4 (11.11%) Software Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Software Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Customer Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Customer Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) SaaS Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Automation Tester
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) CSS
2 5 (13.89%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) Spring
3 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 4 (11.11%) CSS3
3 4 (11.11%) Spring Boot
4 3 (8.33%) Angular 2
4 3 (8.33%) HTML
4 3 (8.33%) HTML5
5 2 (5.56%) jQuery
5 2 (5.56%) JSON
5 2 (5.56%) XML
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.78%) LESS
6 1 (2.78%) React
6 1 (2.78%) Sass
6 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (19.44%) Analytical Thinking
3 7 (19.44%) OOP
3 7 (19.44%) SDET
3 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
3 7 (19.44%) Validation
4 5 (13.89%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (11.11%) B2B
5 4 (11.11%) Data Privacy
5 4 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (11.11%) Time Management
5 4 (11.11%) Wealth Management
6 3 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps
7 2 (5.56%) Coaching
7 2 (5.56%) Line Management
7 2 (5.56%) Scrum
7 2 (5.56%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) C#
3 8 (22.22%) Python
3 8 (22.22%) Ruby
4 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.11%) VB
6 3 (8.33%) TypeScript
7 2 (5.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.78%) ES6
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
1 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Ansible
1 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Google
2 1 (2.78%) Red Hat