A survey was completed amongst several software developer professionals within the Financial Services industry with the aim of investigating job satisfaction and motivation within their professional careers. The FinTech market has been prominent in recent times, specifically with the latest cyber-attacks of Wannacry and Petya in addition to the prolific technological advancements of Artificial Intelligence and Chatbots, to name a few. With this, the FinTech sector has been given credence for preventing Cybercrime whilst improving the productivity of the financial services industry, adding to its significant cascading effect on the global economy. It is therefore crucial for companies, whether SME, multinational or global, to have access to a skilled IT market. The question is, what keeps this market motivated in their employment?