The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 2 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 122 35 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 31.69% 20.59% 28.50%
As % of the General category 63.54% 53.85% 67.03%
Number of salaries quoted 91 20 31
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £40,050 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
General Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
192 65 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 49.87% 38.24% 42.52%
Number of salaries quoted 122 44 59
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £42,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Finance
West Yorkshire

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Finance
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Halifax region.

Finance Salary Trend in Halifax

Finance
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Halifax

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 52 (26.53%) .NET
2 35 (17.86%) SQL
3 31 (15.82%) Oracle
3 31 (15.82%) Microsoft
4 30 (15.31%) Windows
5 28 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 26 (13.27%) C#
6 26 (13.27%) QA
7 25 (12.76%) Test Scripting
7 25 (12.76%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (11.73%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (10.71%) Banking
10 20 (10.20%) Data Modelling
10 20 (10.20%) Service Delivery
11 19 (9.69%) IBM
11 19 (9.69%) Project Management
11 19 (9.69%) SAP
11 19 (9.69%) ITIL
12 18 (9.18%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (8.67%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (8.67%) UNIX
14 15 (7.65%) ASP.NET
14 15 (7.65%) T-SQL
15 14 (7.14%) SharePoint
15 14 (7.14%) Star Schema
15 14 (7.14%) Risk Management
16 13 (6.63%) MVC
16 13 (6.63%) Web Services
17 12 (6.12%) Data Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.08%) IIS
3 7 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (2.55%) SAP Portal
5 4 (2.04%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.53%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.51%) CICS
7 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (0.51%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 10 (5.10%) MS Office
1 10 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.02%) PrintSoft PReS
3 1 (0.51%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 7 (3.57%) SAP HCM
2 5 (2.55%) SAP Payroll
3 4 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.02%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.02%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.51%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.55%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.12%) Intranet
2 8 (4.08%) Internet
3 5 (2.55%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.53%) SSL
5 1 (0.51%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.73%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (7.14%) Star Schema
4 10 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.55%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.02%) QlikView
9 1 (0.51%) DB2
9 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (6.12%) ERwin
2 10 (5.10%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.10%) ClearCase
3 8 (4.08%) ClearQuest
4 7 (3.57%) CruiseControl
5 5 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.04%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.51%) Ant
General
1 21 (10.71%) Banking
2 11 (5.61%) Financial Institution
3 7 (3.57%) Retail
3 7 (3.57%) Marketing
4 6 (3.06%) Legal
5 5 (2.55%) Advertising
6 3 (1.53%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.02%) Back Office
8 1 (0.51%) Publishing
8 1 (0.51%) International Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Billing
Job Titles
1 34 (17.35%) Analyst
2 20 (10.20%) Developer
3 18 (9.18%) Project Manager
4 17 (8.67%) Business Analyst
4 17 (8.67%) Senior Manager
5 13 (6.63%) Senior Developer
5 13 (6.63%) Team Leader
6 12 (6.12%) Data Modeller
7 11 (5.61%) Development Team Leader
7 11 (5.61%) Software Team Leader
8 10 (5.10%) .NET Team Leader
8 10 (5.10%) Software Development Team Leader
8 10 (5.10%) Test Team Leader
9 9 (4.59%) Senior Project Manager
9 9 (4.59%) Test Manager
9 9 (4.59%) C# Developer
10 8 (4.08%) Senior Programme Manager
10 8 (4.08%) Programme Manager
10 8 (4.08%) Senior Test Manager
11 7 (3.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (26.53%) .NET
2 15 (7.65%) ASP.NET
3 13 (6.63%) Web Services
4 10 (5.10%) .NET Framework
5 7 (3.57%) WCF
5 7 (3.57%) HTML
5 7 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (2.55%) jQuery
6 5 (2.55%) SAP PI
6 5 (2.55%) Web Dynpro
6 5 (2.55%) SAP XI
7 3 (1.53%) CSS
7 3 (1.53%) Classic ASP
7 3 (1.53%) XML
8 2 (1.02%) Middleware
8 2 (1.02%) J2EE
8 2 (1.02%) SOAP
8 2 (1.02%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (0.51%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.04%) Mainframe
1 4 (2.04%) Management Information System
2 3 (1.53%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.51%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 30 (15.31%) Windows
2 17 (8.67%) UNIX
3 10 (5.10%) AIX
4 8 (4.08%) Linux
5 7 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.51%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (12.76%) Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.76%) Test Scripting
2 20 (10.20%) Service Delivery
2 20 (10.20%) Data Modelling
3 19 (9.69%) ITIL
3 19 (9.69%) Project Management
4 18 (9.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (8.67%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 13 (6.63%) MVC
8 12 (6.12%) Master Data Management
8 12 (6.12%) Data Management
9 11 (5.61%) RUP
10 10 (5.10%) Regression Testing
11 9 (4.59%) UML
11 9 (4.59%) Kimball Methodology
12 8 (4.08%) Inmon Methodology
12 8 (4.08%) Data Mapping
12 8 (4.08%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (17.86%) SQL
2 26 (13.27%) C#
3 15 (7.65%) T-SQL
4 10 (5.10%) PL/SQL
5 7 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 7 (3.57%) Perl
6 6 (3.06%) Java
6 6 (3.06%) Shell Script
6 6 (3.06%) VB6
6 6 (3.06%) VB
7 5 (2.55%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.55%) ABAP
7 5 (2.55%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.55%) VBScript
8 4 (2.04%) C++
9 2 (1.02%) C
10 1 (0.51%) COBOL
10 1 (0.51%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 12 (6.12%) Degree
2 6 (3.06%) ISEB
3 5 (2.55%) CISSP
3 5 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.51%) SSCP
4 1 (0.51%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (0.51%) CCSA
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.51%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (0.51%) MCP
4 1 (0.51%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (13.27%) QA
2 3 (1.53%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.06%) Samba
1 6 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.55%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.51%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (2.04%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.51%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (15.82%) Oracle
1 31 (15.82%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.69%) SAP
2 19 (9.69%) IBM
3 6 (3.06%) VMware
4 3 (1.53%) Business Objects
4 3 (1.53%) HP
5 2 (1.02%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.02%) Microgen
5 2 (1.02%) McAfee
6 1 (0.51%) Veritas
6 1 (0.51%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.51%) Symantec
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £67,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Associates
Posted: 23 days ago
Halifax
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago