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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 6 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 44 58 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 25.00% 44.62% 22.05%
As % of the General category 74.58% 69.88% 62.32%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 26
Average salary £27,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £49,550 £53,750
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
59 83 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 33.52% 63.85% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 52 64 47
Average salary £36,000 £42,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +25.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £53,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 22 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Halifax

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 45 (28.48%) .NET
2 29 (18.35%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (17.09%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (15.82%) Data Modelling
4 25 (15.82%) QA
5 22 (13.92%) Project Management
6 21 (13.29%) Test Scripting
7 20 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (12.66%) C#
8 18 (11.39%) Regression Testing
8 18 (11.39%) SQL
9 17 (10.76%) Star Schema
9 17 (10.76%) ERwin
9 17 (10.76%) Data Management
9 17 (10.76%) Master Data Management
10 16 (10.13%) Data Mapping
11 15 (9.49%) VB.NET
11 15 (9.49%) SQL Server
11 15 (9.49%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (9.49%) Banking
12 14 (8.86%) Visual Studio
13 13 (8.23%) Oracle
13 13 (8.23%) Risk Management
13 13 (8.23%) Inmon Methodology
13 13 (8.23%) Kimball Methodology
14 12 (7.59%) .NET Framework
14 12 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (7.59%) T-SQL
15 11 (6.96%) Web Services
15 11 (6.96%) ITIL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (1.90%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.27%) SAS
2 2 (1.27%) IIS
3 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.35%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (10.76%) Star Schema
3 15 (9.49%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.27%) OLAP
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 17 (10.76%) ERwin
2 14 (8.86%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.16%) ClearCase
3 5 (3.16%) ClearQuest
4 4 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.53%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.27%) ReSharper
5 2 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.63%) Ant
6 1 (0.63%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.63%) Ranorex
General
1 15 (9.49%) Banking
2 10 (6.33%) Legal
3 8 (5.06%) Marketing
4 5 (3.16%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.53%) Retail
6 3 (1.90%) Advertising
6 3 (1.90%) Back Office
7 2 (1.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (24.05%) Analyst
2 23 (14.56%) Project Manager
3 19 (12.03%) Support Analyst
4 17 (10.76%) Developer
4 17 (10.76%) Data Modeller
5 16 (10.13%) Architect
6 15 (9.49%) Test Engineer
7 13 (8.23%) Senior Project Manager
7 13 (8.23%) Senior Manager
8 12 (7.59%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.59%) Business Analyst
8 12 (7.59%) Programme Manager
9 11 (6.96%) Software Support Analyst
9 11 (6.96%) Senior Programme Manager
10 9 (5.70%) Development Manager
10 9 (5.70%) Data Architect
10 9 (5.70%) Senior C# Developer
10 9 (5.70%) C# Developer
10 9 (5.70%) Development Project Manager
11 8 (5.06%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (28.48%) .NET
2 12 (7.59%) .NET Framework
3 11 (6.96%) Web Services
4 10 (6.33%) WCF
5 5 (3.16%) HTML
5 5 (3.16%) Web Dynpro
5 5 (3.16%) SAP XI
5 5 (3.16%) SAP PI
6 4 (2.53%) XML
7 3 (1.90%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.90%) jQuery
7 3 (1.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.27%) J2EE
8 2 (1.27%) SOAP
9 1 (0.63%) CSS
9 1 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
2 1 (0.63%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.70%) Windows
2 6 (3.80%) AIX
2 6 (3.80%) UNIX
3 3 (1.90%) Linux
4 2 (1.27%) zOS
5 1 (0.63%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (17.09%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (15.82%) Data Modelling
3 22 (13.92%) Project Management
4 21 (13.29%) Test Scripting
5 20 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (11.39%) Regression Testing
7 17 (10.76%) Data Management
7 17 (10.76%) Master Data Management
8 16 (10.13%) Data Mapping
9 15 (9.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (8.23%) Risk Management
10 13 (8.23%) Inmon Methodology
10 13 (8.23%) Kimball Methodology
11 12 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (6.96%) ITIL
13 10 (6.33%) UML
14 8 (5.06%) Information Management
14 8 (5.06%) Software Engineering
14 8 (5.06%) Information Governance
15 7 (4.43%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.66%) C#
2 18 (11.39%) SQL
3 15 (9.49%) VB.NET
4 12 (7.59%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.43%) VB
5 7 (4.43%) VB6
6 5 (3.16%) ABAP
7 4 (2.53%) Perl
8 3 (1.90%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.90%) Java
8 3 (1.90%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.27%) C++
10 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (6.33%) Degree
2 5 (3.16%) CISSP
3 4 (2.53%) ISEB
3 4 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.63%) MCP
4 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.63%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (0.63%) CCNA
4 1 (0.63%) SSCP
4 1 (0.63%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (0.63%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (15.82%) QA
2 2 (1.27%) GAAP
2 2 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.53%) Samba
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (8.23%) Oracle
2 10 (6.33%) IBM
3 8 (5.06%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.16%) SAP
5 4 (2.53%) Cognos
6 2 (1.27%) Applix
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco
7 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.63%) Symantec
7 1 (0.63%) Remedy
7 1 (0.63%) McAfee
7 1 (0.63%) HP
7 1 (0.63%) EMC
7 1 (0.63%) VMware
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago