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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 47 45 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 34.81% 27.44% 31.22%
As % of the General category 65.28% 44.55% 63.08%
Number of salaries quoted 46 18 94
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £34,700 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £67,000
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
72 101 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 53.33% 61.59% 49.49%
Number of salaries quoted 64 34 126
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 30 April 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Halifax

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 75 (66.37%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (43.36%) C#
2 49 (43.36%) .NET
3 44 (38.94%) Retail
4 38 (33.63%) E-Commerce
5 36 (31.86%) Waterfall
6 33 (29.20%) WCF
7 31 (27.43%) SQL
7 31 (27.43%) SQL Server
8 30 (26.55%) Web Services
8 30 (26.55%) WinForms
9 28 (24.78%) Legal
10 27 (23.89%) SDLC
11 23 (20.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 20 (17.70%) XML
12 20 (17.70%) Project Management
13 19 (16.81%) PRINCE2
13 19 (16.81%) High Availability
14 18 (15.93%) Scrum
14 18 (15.93%) Windows
15 16 (14.16%) Business Development
15 16 (14.16%) Capacity Planning
15 16 (14.16%) HTML
16 15 (13.27%) Software Engineering
17 14 (12.39%) T-SQL
17 14 (12.39%) SOAP
18 12 (10.62%) jQuery
18 12 (10.62%) ASP.NET
18 12 (10.62%) MVC
19 11 (9.73%) Banking

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 5 (4.42%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.65%) IIS
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.88%) SAS
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (2.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.19%) Network Security
2 6 (5.31%) Firewall
3 2 (1.77%) LDAP
4 1 (0.88%) SAN
4 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (27.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.54%) MySQL
3 3 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.88%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.88%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 23 (20.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.54%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.65%) NuGet
4 2 (1.77%) ERwin
5 1 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.88%) Ranorex
General
1 44 (38.94%) Retail
2 28 (24.78%) Legal
3 11 (9.73%) Banking
4 3 (2.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (38.94%) Project Manager
2 30 (26.55%) Development Manager
3 24 (21.24%) .NET Development Manager
3 24 (21.24%) Web Manager
4 22 (19.47%) Development Project Manager
4 22 (19.47%) Senior Manager
4 22 (19.47%) Senior Project Manager
5 19 (16.81%) Business Change Manager
5 19 (16.81%) Business Change Project Manager
5 19 (16.81%) Senior Business Change Manager
5 19 (16.81%) Senior Business Change Project Manager
5 19 (16.81%) Transformation Manager
5 19 (16.81%) Transformation Project Manager
6 18 (15.93%) Agile Development Manager
6 18 (15.93%) Agile Project Manager
7 17 (15.04%) Application Development Manager
7 17 (15.04%) Application Development Project Manager
7 17 (15.04%) Applications Development Manager
7 17 (15.04%) Applications Manager
7 17 (15.04%) Applications Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (43.36%) .NET
2 33 (29.20%) WCF
3 30 (26.55%) Web Services
3 30 (26.55%) WinForms
4 20 (17.70%) XML
5 16 (14.16%) HTML
6 14 (12.39%) SOAP
7 12 (10.62%) ASP.NET
7 12 (10.62%) jQuery
8 10 (8.85%) WPF
9 2 (1.77%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.88%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.88%) SAP PI
10 1 (0.88%) Web Dynpro
10 1 (0.88%) XSD
10 1 (0.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.42%) Online Banking
2 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.77%) PMI
3 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.88%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.93%) Windows
2 4 (3.54%) Linux
3 2 (1.77%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.88%) Android
4 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (66.37%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (33.63%) E-Commerce
3 36 (31.86%) Waterfall
4 27 (23.89%) SDLC
5 20 (17.70%) Project Management
6 19 (16.81%) High Availability
6 19 (16.81%) PRINCE2
7 18 (15.93%) Scrum
8 16 (14.16%) Business Development
8 16 (14.16%) Capacity Planning
9 15 (13.27%) Software Engineering
10 12 (10.62%) MVC
11 8 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (5.31%) Business Analysis
12 6 (5.31%) Information Security
12 6 (5.31%) Risk Analysis
13 5 (4.42%) UML
14 4 (3.54%) RUP
14 4 (3.54%) Web Development
14 4 (3.54%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 49 (43.36%) C#
2 31 (27.43%) SQL
3 14 (12.39%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.54%) VB
5 1 (0.88%) ABAP
5 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.88%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 6 (5.31%) CCSA
1 6 (5.31%) CCSE
1 6 (5.31%) CISSP
1 6 (5.31%) CompTIA Security+
1 6 (5.31%) Security+ Certification
1 6 (5.31%) SSCP
2 2 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.77%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.88%) ISEB
3 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.08%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.77%) QA
4 1 (0.88%) COREP
4 1 (0.88%) FINREP
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 3 (2.65%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (1.77%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.77%) SCCM
4 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (7.96%) VMware
2 8 (7.08%) Cisco
3 6 (5.31%) CheckPoint
3 6 (5.31%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.42%) HP
5 2 (1.77%) Dynatrace
5 2 (1.77%) Intel Security
5 2 (1.77%) SAP
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle
6 1 (0.88%) Symantec
6 1 (0.88%) Veritas
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,500 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago