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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for Fintech skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Financial Technology (FinTech)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 50 54 41
Rank change year-on-year +4 -13 +20
Permanent jobs citing Fintech 4,729 2,099 582
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 6.16% 5.79% 6.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% 6.11% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2,849 1,655 522
10th Percentile £46,250 £36,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £85,938
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%

Fintech is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 74,163 34,336 8,204
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 96.57% 94.69% 92.84%
Number of salaries quoted 42,454 26,778 6,988
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £57,361
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.12% -0.24%
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Fintech
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Fintech as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Fintech trend for jobs with a WFH option

Fintech
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Fintech.

Fintech salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Fintech
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Fintech over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Fintech salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, Fintech job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Fintech.

1 2,707 (57.24%) Finance
2 2,150 (45.46%) Agile
3 1,400 (29.60%) Software Engineering
4 1,397 (29.54%) SQL
5 1,380 (29.18%) AWS
6 1,099 (23.24%) Java
7 1,080 (22.84%) Docker
8 1,076 (22.75%) Kubernetes
9 1,073 (22.69%) JavaScript
10 977 (20.66%) C#
11 927 (19.60%) Python
12 926 (19.58%) React
13 913 (19.31%) Social Skills
14 888 (18.78%) DevOps
15 868 (18.35%) Banking
16 858 (18.14%) .NET
17 798 (16.87%) CI/CD
18 727 (15.37%) Azure
19 705 (14.91%) Microservices
20 677 (14.32%) Full Stack Development
21 674 (14.25%) TypeScript
22 648 (13.70%) SaaS
23 606 (12.81%) TDD
24 595 (12.58%) Scrum
25 553 (11.69%) User Experience
26 547 (11.57%) Terraform
27 546 (11.55%) Linux
28 523 (11.06%) Infrastructure as Code
29 511 (10.81%) Node.js
30 502 (10.62%) Git (software)

Fintech
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 143 (3.02%) Confluence
2 88 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
3 84 (1.78%) Apache
4 74 (1.56%) CMS
5 69 (1.46%) Apache Airflow
6 61 (1.29%) Apache Spark
7 48 (1.02%) Ethereum
8 22 (0.47%) nginx
9 20 (0.42%) Luigi
9 20 (0.42%) MQSeries
10 14 (0.30%) WordPress
11 12 (0.25%) IIS
11 12 (0.25%) OpenZeppelin
12 9 (0.19%) Drupal
12 9 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (0.11%) MetaMask
13 5 (0.11%) Oracle Coherence
13 5 (0.11%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.11%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.085%) SharePoint
Applications
1 61 (1.29%) Sketch
2 45 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 32 (0.68%) InVision
4 28 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
5 23 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
6 21 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
7 17 (0.36%) Photoshop
8 13 (0.27%) MS Visio
9 12 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 11 (0.23%) InDesign
10 11 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
11 10 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
12 8 (0.17%) Marvel
13 5 (0.11%) Adobe XD
13 5 (0.11%) Zeplin
14 2 (0.042%) Microsoft Project
15 1 (0.021%) Affinity Designer
15 1 (0.021%) LaTeX
15 1 (0.021%) MadCap Flare
15 1 (0.021%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 47 (0.99%) Payment Gateway
2 14 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.25%) Distributed Ledger
4 10 (0.21%) SAP Business One
4 10 (0.21%) Shopify
5 9 (0.19%) MetaTrader
6 8 (0.17%) R3 Corda
7 2 (0.042%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.042%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 1 (0.021%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.021%) Eikon
8 1 (0.021%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (0.021%) Lawson
8 1 (0.021%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.021%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.021%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.021%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.021%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,380 (29.18%) AWS
2 727 (15.37%) Azure
3 648 (13.70%) SaaS
4 377 (7.97%) GCP
5 277 (5.86%) GitHub
6 196 (4.14%) Serverless
7 154 (3.26%) Amazon S3
8 139 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
9 131 (2.77%) Stripe
10 126 (2.66%) Amazon EKS
11 123 (2.60%) AWS Lambda
12 120 (2.54%) Datadog
13 117 (2.47%) Figma
14 112 (2.37%) Amazon SQS
15 111 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
16 107 (2.26%) Power Platform
17 87 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
18 75 (1.59%) GitHub Actions
19 70 (1.48%) Amazon ECS
20 59 (1.25%) dbt
Communications & Networking
1 81 (1.71%) Skype
2 61 (1.29%) Firewall
3 53 (1.12%) Internet
4 50 (1.06%) DNS
5 34 (0.72%) HTTP
6 33 (0.70%) VPN
7 21 (0.44%) TCP/IP
8 18 (0.38%) BGP
9 17 (0.36%) DHCP
9 17 (0.36%) Network Security
10 15 (0.32%) Multicast
11 14 (0.30%) X.25
12 13 (0.27%) SMS
13 10 (0.21%) VoIP
14 9 (0.19%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
15 8 (0.17%) SMTP
16 7 (0.15%) Calico
16 7 (0.15%) SSH
16 7 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (6.58%) MySQL
2 270 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
3 239 (5.05%) SQL Server
4 222 (4.69%) MongoDB
5 210 (4.44%) NoSQL
6 137 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
7 134 (2.83%) Relational Database
8 119 (2.52%) Redis
9 105 (2.22%) Power BI
10 104 (2.20%) Big Data
11 92 (1.95%) Tableau
12 77 (1.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 74 (1.56%) Amazon Aurora
14 52 (1.10%) Looker
15 50 (1.06%) Amazon Redshift
16 49 (1.04%) Flink
17 48 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
18 47 (0.99%) BigQuery
19 43 (0.91%) Data Lake
20 37 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 502 (10.62%) Git (software)
2 323 (6.83%) JIRA
3 261 (5.52%) Jenkins
4 181 (3.83%) Selenium
5 158 (3.34%) Cucumber
6 152 (3.21%) Cypress.io
7 128 (2.71%) Postman
8 118 (2.50%) GitLab
9 84 (1.78%) JUnit
10 69 (1.46%) Bitbucket
11 66 (1.40%) Appium
12 59 (1.25%) RSpec
13 56 (1.18%) TeamCity
14 48 (1.02%) SpecFlow
15 45 (0.95%) webpack
16 38 (0.80%) Mocha
16 38 (0.80%) REST Assured
17 31 (0.66%) Visual Studio
18 30 (0.63%) JMeter
18 30 (0.63%) NUnit
General
1 2,707 (57.24%) Finance
2 913 (19.31%) Social Skills
3 868 (18.35%) Banking
4 331 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
5 290 (6.13%) Marketing
6 255 (5.39%) Games
7 252 (5.33%) Financial Institution
8 245 (5.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 177 (3.74%) Retail
10 88 (1.86%) Legal
11 87 (1.84%) Retail Finance
12 79 (1.67%) Advertising
13 50 (1.06%) Organisational Skills
14 49 (1.04%) Publishing
15 47 (0.99%) Back Office
16 43 (0.91%) Public Sector
17 42 (0.89%) Manufacturing
18 41 (0.87%) Presentation Skills
19 36 (0.76%) Investment Banking
20 34 (0.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 1,471 (31.11%) Developer
2 569 (12.03%) Software Engineer
3 371 (7.85%) Senior Developer
4 369 (7.80%) C# Developer
5 263 (5.56%) Analyst
6 232 (4.91%) Senior Software Engineer
7 198 (4.19%) Designer
8 190 (4.02%) DevOps Engineer
9 187 (3.95%) Java Developer
10 168 (3.55%) Data Engineer
11 146 (3.09%) Java Engineer
12 144 (3.05%) Product Manager
13 140 (2.96%) UX Designer
14 139 (2.94%) Engineering Manager
15 135 (2.85%) Full Stack Developer
16 134 (2.83%) .NET Developer
17 132 (2.79%) Software Developer
18 115 (2.43%) UI Designer
19 111 (2.35%) QA Engineer
20 108 (2.28%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 926 (19.58%) React
2 858 (18.14%) .NET
3 511 (10.81%) Node.js
4 479 (10.13%) HTML
5 451 (9.54%) CSS
6 428 (9.05%) .NET Core
7 383 (8.10%) AngularJS
8 333 (7.04%) Kafka
9 316 (6.68%) REST
10 312 (6.60%) RESTful
11 290 (6.13%) Spring
12 244 (5.16%) Spring Boot
13 163 (3.45%) .NET Framework
14 156 (3.30%) XML
15 140 (2.96%) GraphQL
16 135 (2.85%) HTML5
17 134 (2.83%) gRPC
18 133 (2.81%) Redux
19 128 (2.71%) Vue.js
20 113 (2.39%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 553 (11.69%) User Experience
2 277 (5.86%) Mobile App
3 247 (5.22%) Greenfield Project
4 219 (4.63%) Cloud Native
5 209 (4.42%) Blockchain
6 137 (2.90%) Virtual Team
7 130 (2.75%) Blog
8 111 (2.35%) Algorithms
9 110 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
10 97 (2.05%) Public Cloud
11 94 (1.99%) Data Centre
12 86 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 72 (1.52%) Data Structures
14 64 (1.35%) Fixed Income
15 53 (1.12%) Management Information System
16 48 (1.02%) Derivative
17 44 (0.93%) Hedge funds
18 42 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
18 42 (0.89%) Equities
18 42 (0.89%) Legacy Code
Operating Systems
1 546 (11.55%) Linux
2 194 (4.10%) Android
3 193 (4.08%) Apple iOS
4 177 (3.74%) Windows
5 53 (1.12%) Ubuntu
6 40 (0.85%) Unix
7 15 (0.32%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.13%) CentOS
9 5 (0.11%) Windows Server 2016
10 4 (0.085%) VMS
10 4 (0.085%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.063%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.063%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.021%) Debian
12 1 (0.021%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.021%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,150 (45.46%) Agile
2 1,400 (29.60%) Software Engineering
3 888 (18.78%) DevOps
4 798 (16.87%) CI/CD
5 705 (14.91%) Microservices
6 677 (14.32%) Full Stack Development
7 606 (12.81%) TDD
8 595 (12.58%) Scrum
9 523 (11.06%) Infrastructure as Code
10 475 (10.04%) Test Automation
11 429 (9.07%) Analytics
12 409 (8.65%) Mentoring
12 409 (8.65%) Problem-Solving
13 385 (8.14%) Computer Science
14 318 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
15 316 (6.68%) UX Design
16 305 (6.45%) Kanban
17 276 (5.84%) BDD
17 276 (5.84%) Data Science
18 274 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1,397 (29.54%) SQL
2 1,099 (23.24%) Java
3 1,073 (22.69%) JavaScript
4 977 (20.66%) C#
5 927 (19.60%) Python
6 674 (14.25%) TypeScript
7 308 (6.51%) T-SQL
8 272 (5.75%) Go
9 202 (4.27%) PHP
10 197 (4.17%) Kotlin
11 191 (4.04%) Ruby
12 133 (2.81%) Rust
13 130 (2.75%) C
14 115 (2.43%) PowerShell
15 111 (2.35%) Bash
16 101 (2.14%) C++
16 101 (2.14%) Scala
17 48 (1.02%) Objective-C
18 42 (0.89%) Solidity
19 39 (0.82%) ES6
Qualifications
1 332 (7.02%) Degree
2 143 (3.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 55 (1.16%) AWS Certification
4 36 (0.76%) Security Cleared
5 34 (0.72%) Master's Degree
6 30 (0.63%) ISEB
7 28 (0.59%) PhD
8 23 (0.49%) ISTQB
8 23 (0.49%) PMI Certification
9 20 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
11 16 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (0.21%) CISSP
12 10 (0.21%) Postgraduate
13 8 (0.17%) CCNP
14 6 (0.13%) CCNA
14 6 (0.13%) CISM
15 5 (0.11%) TOGAF Certification
16 4 (0.085%) CEH
16 4 (0.085%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 411 (8.69%) QA
2 109 (2.30%) Accessibility
3 95 (2.01%) SLA
4 58 (1.23%) GDPR
5 37 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 28 (0.59%) PCI DSS
7 26 (0.55%) NIST
8 18 (0.38%) PSD2
8 18 (0.38%) SOC 2
9 16 (0.34%) Data Quality
10 15 (0.32%) SEPA
11 7 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
11 7 (0.15%) PMO
12 5 (0.11%) SOC 1
13 4 (0.085%) MiFID
13 4 (0.085%) PMBOK
13 4 (0.085%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 3 (0.063%) COBIT
15 2 (0.042%) ISO 8583
15 2 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1,080 (22.84%) Docker
2 34 (0.72%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.11%) KVM
6 4 (0.085%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.085%) LXC
6 4 (0.085%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.063%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.042%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.021%) Dovecot
9 1 (0.021%) OpenSSH
9 1 (0.021%) Postfix
9 1 (0.021%) Xen
9 1 (0.021%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1,076 (22.75%) Kubernetes
2 547 (11.57%) Terraform
3 103 (2.18%) Ansible
4 55 (1.16%) Prometheus
5 47 (0.99%) Grafana
5 47 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
6 45 (0.95%) Puppet
7 28 (0.59%) Istio
8 20 (0.42%) Kibana
9 17 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
10 13 (0.27%) logstash
11 12 (0.25%) Argo
11 12 (0.25%) HAProxy
12 10 (0.21%) Control-M
13 8 (0.17%) Kustomize
14 7 (0.15%) Pingdom
14 7 (0.15%) SCCM
15 6 (0.13%) Nessus
15 6 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
16 5 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 285 (6.03%) Microsoft
2 266 (5.62%) Google
3 169 (3.57%) TrueLayer
4 159 (3.36%) Revolut
5 90 (1.90%) Oracle
6 75 (1.59%) Apple
7 74 (1.56%) WorldPay
8 70 (1.48%) Adobe
9 67 (1.42%) Spotify
10 58 (1.23%) Zend
11 50 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
12 43 (0.91%) Funding Circle
13 41 (0.87%) Cisco
13 41 (0.87%) PayPal
14 37 (0.78%) SAP
15 35 (0.74%) Kount
15 35 (0.74%) Plaid
15 35 (0.74%) Recurly
16 34 (0.72%) FNZ
17 32 (0.68%) Databricks