The 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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 47 99 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 21.27% 38.37% 46.85%
As % of the General category 43.93% 77.34% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29 85 51
Average salary £40,000 £44,600 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.31% +15.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

General Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
107 128 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 48.42% 49.61% 57.34%
Number of salaries quoted 66 103 63
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,350 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 6 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Halifax

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 57 (51.35%) Banking
2 48 (43.24%) Retail
3 30 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (24.32%) UML
5 24 (21.62%) Apache Flex
6 19 (17.12%) General Ledger
7 18 (16.22%) QA
7 18 (16.22%) Cyber Security
8 15 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (12.61%) Test Scripting
10 12 (10.81%) Change Management
11 11 (9.91%) PRINCE2
12 10 (9.01%) Oracle
12 10 (9.01%) Project Management
12 10 (9.01%) Target Operating Model
13 9 (8.11%) Change Control
13 9 (8.11%) Programme Management
13 9 (8.11%) ISEB
13 9 (8.11%) Cisco
14 8 (7.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (6.31%) SQL
15 7 (6.31%) Firewall
15 7 (6.31%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (6.31%) Retail Banking
16 6 (5.41%) Functional Testing
16 6 (5.41%) Software Delivery
16 6 (5.41%) Problem Management
16 6 (5.41%) Asset Management
16 6 (5.41%) CMS
16 6 (5.41%) ITIL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 6 (5.41%) CMS
2 4 (3.60%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.70%) SAS
4 1 (0.90%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.90%) MS Project
3 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.50%) SAP HR
1 5 (4.50%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.31%) Firewall
2 4 (3.60%) SSL
3 3 (2.70%) HTTP
3 3 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.70%) DNS
4 2 (1.80%) BIG-IP
4 2 (1.80%) Network Security
4 2 (1.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.80%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.90%) Intranet
5 1 (0.90%) Internet
5 1 (0.90%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.80%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (0.90%) DB2
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.90%) QlikView
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 57 (51.35%) Banking
2 48 (43.24%) Retail
3 19 (17.12%) General Ledger
4 7 (6.31%) Retail Banking
5 5 (4.50%) Legal
6 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (24.32%) Analyst
2 22 (19.82%) Project Manager
3 13 (11.71%) Change Manager
4 11 (9.91%) Test Analyst
5 10 (9.01%) Business Analyst
5 10 (9.01%) Architect
5 10 (9.01%) Business Architect
6 9 (8.11%) Developer
7 7 (6.31%) Banking Business Analyst
7 7 (6.31%) Change Project Manager
8 6 (5.41%) Software Delivery Project Manager
8 6 (5.41%) Consultant
8 6 (5.41%) Administrator
9 5 (4.50%) SAP HR Consultant
9 5 (4.50%) SAP Consultant
9 5 (4.50%) Network Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (4.50%) Configuration Manager
9 5 (4.50%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
9 5 (4.50%) SAP HCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (21.62%) Apache Flex
2 5 (4.50%) .NET
3 2 (1.80%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.80%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.70%) User Experience
2 3 (2.70%) Online Banking
3 1 (0.90%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.90%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.50%) Windows
1 5 (4.50%) AIX
2 4 (3.60%) Linux
3 3 (2.70%) zOS
3 3 (2.70%) UNIX
4 2 (1.80%) Solaris
5 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (24.32%) UML
3 18 (16.22%) Cyber Security
4 14 (12.61%) Test Scripting
5 12 (10.81%) Change Management
6 11 (9.91%) PRINCE2
7 10 (9.01%) Project Management
7 10 (9.01%) Target Operating Model
8 9 (8.11%) Programme Management
8 9 (8.11%) Change Control
9 7 (6.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.41%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.41%) ITIL
10 6 (5.41%) Problem Management
10 6 (5.41%) Asset Management
10 6 (5.41%) Functional Testing
10 6 (5.41%) Software Delivery
11 5 (4.50%) Regression Testing
11 5 (4.50%) ITSM
11 5 (4.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.31%) SQL
2 5 (4.50%) VB.NET
3 4 (3.60%) VB6
3 4 (3.60%) VB
4 1 (0.90%) C#
4 1 (0.90%) COBOL
4 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (8.11%) ISEB
2 8 (7.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.60%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.70%) ACCA
5 3 (2.70%) CISA
5 3 (2.70%) CISM
5 3 (2.70%) CCSA
5 3 (2.70%) CCSE
5 3 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.70%) CCNP
5 3 (2.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.22%) QA
2 3 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) Firmware
2 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (9.01%) Oracle
2 9 (8.11%) Cisco
3 6 (5.41%) CheckPoint
4 5 (4.50%) SAP
5 4 (3.60%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.60%) F5
6 3 (2.70%) ScanSafe
6 3 (2.70%) HP
6 3 (2.70%) Symantec
6 3 (2.70%) McAfee
6 3 (2.70%) Clearswift
7 2 (1.80%) IBM
8 1 (0.90%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.90%) VMware
8 1 (0.90%) Veritas
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36000.00 - £50500.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33482 - £46450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 + Pension + Healthcare + Car + Laptop + Phone + Shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 days ago