The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 17 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 7 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 7.53% 20.17% 16.33%
As % of the General category 31.82% 82.76% 48.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 23
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Huddersfield region.

General Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
22 29 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 23.66% 24.37% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 43
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,550 £25,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £35,700 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Finance
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

Finance Salary Trend in Huddersfield

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 4 (30.77%) CRM
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) ERP
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) SLA
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Vista
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) QA
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Banking
6 1 (7.69%) Retail
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
6 1 (7.69%) Ranorex
6 1 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (7.69%) VB
6 1 (7.69%) VB6
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (7.69%) Change Control

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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.

Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Tester
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Vista
1 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) CRM
2 4 (30.77%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) VB6
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle