The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 8 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 547 486 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 14.68% 18.22% 21.28%
As % of the General category 56.92% 56.84% 63.38%
Number of salaries quoted 430 366 519
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £60,000 £60,000
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 Leeds region.

General Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
961 855 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.80% 32.05% 33.58%
Number of salaries quoted 777 636 823
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Finance
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Finance Salary Trend in Leeds

Finance
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Leeds

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 281 (24.98%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (24.00%) SQL
3 211 (18.76%) Microsoft
3 211 (18.76%) Project Management
4 200 (17.78%) .NET
5 186 (16.53%) SQL Server
6 152 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
7 150 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 146 (12.98%) C#
9 139 (12.36%) MS Excel
10 137 (12.18%) Windows
11 134 (11.91%) Oracle
12 113 (10.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 112 (9.96%) Banking
14 109 (9.69%) Stakeholder Management
15 107 (9.51%) Business Analysis
16 99 (8.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 97 (8.62%) ASP.NET
18 95 (8.44%) Retail
19 94 (8.36%) PRINCE2
20 88 (7.82%) T-SQL
21 85 (7.56%) HTML
22 81 (7.20%) Scrum
22 81 (7.20%) Degree
23 76 (6.76%) Java
23 76 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
24 75 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 72 (6.40%) UML
26 70 (6.22%) MVC
27 68 (6.04%) ETL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 48 (4.27%) SAS
2 32 (2.84%) SharePoint
3 14 (1.24%) Apache
3 14 (1.24%) WebSphere
4 11 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (0.80%) NServiceBus
5 9 (0.80%) MS Exchange
6 8 (0.71%) WebLogic
7 7 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (0.53%) IIS
8 6 (0.53%) Oracle Application Server
9 5 (0.44%) MS Project Server
10 4 (0.36%) CMS
10 4 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.27%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.27%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.27%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 139 (12.36%) MS Excel
2 42 (3.73%) MS Office
3 31 (2.76%) MS Project
4 27 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 25 (2.22%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.89%) PowerPivot
7 6 (0.53%) Acrobat
7 6 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.53%) InDesign
7 6 (0.53%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (0.62%) SAP HR
4 6 (0.53%) SAP FI
5 5 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.44%) SAP Travel Management
5 5 (0.44%) Magento
6 4 (0.36%) SAP HCM
6 4 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.36%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.27%) JDE OneWorld
7 3 (0.27%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.27%) Sage 50
8 2 (0.18%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.44%) SaaS
2 2 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.73%) Internet
2 40 (3.56%) Firewall
3 31 (2.76%) DNS
4 24 (2.13%) VoIP
5 18 (1.60%) Network Security
6 17 (1.51%) WAN
6 17 (1.51%) LAN
7 13 (1.16%) MPLS
8 11 (0.98%) Intranet
9 10 (0.89%) SAN
9 10 (0.89%) OSPF
9 10 (0.89%) BGP
9 10 (0.89%) EIGRP
10 9 (0.80%) VPN
11 8 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
12 7 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (0.62%) SSH
12 7 (0.62%) LDAP
12 7 (0.62%) Kerberos
12 7 (0.62%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (16.53%) SQL Server
2 113 (10.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 99 (8.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 76 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
5 75 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 37 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 36 (3.20%) Relational Database
8 31 (2.76%) Oracle Database
8 31 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (2.40%) RDBMS
10 26 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
11 25 (2.22%) NoSQL
12 22 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
13 21 (1.87%) Oracle BI EE
14 19 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 19 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
15 17 (1.51%) QlikView
16 12 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
17 9 (0.80%) Data Mining
17 9 (0.80%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (2.49%) JIRA
3 18 (1.60%) Visual Studio
3 18 (1.60%) Selenium
4 14 (1.24%) SpecFlow
5 13 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (0.80%) Subversion
7 8 (0.71%) Hudson
8 7 (0.62%) Ant
9 6 (0.53%) LoadRunner
9 6 (0.53%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.53%) FitNesse
10 5 (0.44%) Dreamweaver
11 4 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 3 (0.27%) WebSpeed
12 3 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.18%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.18%) SoapUI
General
1 112 (9.96%) Banking
2 95 (8.44%) Retail
3 41 (3.64%) Marketing
4 33 (2.93%) Legal
5 27 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 21 (1.87%) Games
7 20 (1.78%) Financial Institution
8 15 (1.33%) Law
8 15 (1.33%) Advertising
9 14 (1.24%) Retail Banking
10 6 (0.53%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.44%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.36%) Interactive Media
12 4 (0.36%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.36%) Billing
13 3 (0.27%) Back Office
14 1 (0.089%) French Language
14 1 (0.089%) German Language
14 1 (0.089%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.089%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 316 (28.09%) Analyst
2 200 (17.78%) Developer
3 175 (15.56%) Business Analyst
4 135 (12.00%) Project Manager
5 89 (7.91%) Consultant
6 66 (5.87%) Senior Analyst
7 64 (5.69%) Architect
8 57 (5.07%) .NET Developer
9 48 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
10 39 (3.47%) Senior Business Analyst
10 39 (3.47%) Software Developer
11 38 (3.38%) Senior Developer
12 32 (2.84%) Senior Manager
13 29 (2.58%) Team Leader
14 27 (2.40%) Test Analyst
14 27 (2.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 26 (2.31%) MI Analyst
16 25 (2.22%) Senior Project Manager
17 24 (2.13%) Agile Business Analyst
18 23 (2.04%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (17.78%) .NET
2 97 (8.62%) ASP.NET
3 85 (7.56%) HTML
4 66 (5.87%) XML
5 57 (5.07%) CSS
6 56 (4.98%) Web Services
7 53 (4.71%) .NET Framework
7 53 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 43 (3.82%) jQuery
9 42 (3.73%) WCF
10 33 (2.93%) WinForms
11 30 (2.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 27 (2.40%) HTML5
13 20 (1.78%) Spring
14 19 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 16 (1.42%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (1.42%) ASP.NET 2.0
15 16 (1.42%) JDBC
16 15 (1.33%) Servlets
16 15 (1.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 150 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (4.53%) Management Information System
3 32 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (1.42%) iPhone
5 15 (1.33%) N-Tier
6 14 (1.24%) Computer Science
7 13 (1.16%) iPad
7 13 (1.16%) Client/Server
8 12 (1.07%) Mathematics
9 11 (0.98%) Credit Risk
9 11 (0.98%) PKI
10 10 (0.89%) Clustering
11 7 (0.62%) NHS
11 7 (0.62%) Statistics
11 7 (0.62%) SecurID
11 7 (0.62%) iSeries
12 6 (0.53%) Data Integration
12 6 (0.53%) PMI
13 5 (0.44%) Open Source
14 4 (0.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 137 (12.18%) Windows
2 51 (4.53%) UNIX
3 33 (2.93%) Linux
4 23 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.62%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.27%) Android
8 3 (0.27%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.089%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.089%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (24.98%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (18.76%) Project Management
3 152 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
4 109 (9.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 107 (9.51%) Business Analysis
6 94 (8.36%) PRINCE2
7 81 (7.20%) Scrum
8 72 (6.40%) UML
9 70 (6.22%) MVC
10 68 (6.04%) ETL
11 65 (5.78%) ITIL
12 64 (5.69%) OO
13 61 (5.42%) Mentoring
14 53 (4.71%) Information Security
15 52 (4.62%) CRM
16 51 (4.53%) Change Management
17 46 (4.09%) Risk Management
18 45 (4.00%) E-Commerce
19 44 (3.91%) Analytics
20 43 (3.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 270 (24.00%) SQL
2 146 (12.98%) C#
3 88 (7.82%) T-SQL
4 76 (6.76%) Java
5 59 (5.24%) JavaScript
6 42 (3.73%) VB.NET
7 29 (2.58%) PL/SQL
8 23 (2.04%) C
9 17 (1.51%) VBA
10 16 (1.42%) R
11 13 (1.16%) VB
12 12 (1.07%) PHP
13 10 (0.89%) PowerShell
14 8 (0.71%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.53%) C++
16 4 (0.36%) Perl
17 3 (0.27%) Progress 4GL
17 3 (0.27%) SAS Macro
18 2 (0.18%) Bash Shell
18 2 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 81 (7.20%) Degree
2 45 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 43 (3.82%) ISEB
4 30 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (2.40%) CISSP
6 22 (1.96%) ISTQB
7 21 (1.87%) CCNP
8 16 (1.42%) CISA
9 13 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 13 (1.16%) CCIE
10 12 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (0.89%) MCSE
11 10 (0.89%) CIMA
12 8 (0.71%) MCITP
12 8 (0.71%) ACCA
12 8 (0.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 7 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.62%) CCNA
13 7 (0.62%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.18%) QA
2 40 (3.56%) SLA
3 24 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (1.69%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.44%) Basel II
5 5 (0.44%) FATCA
5 5 (0.44%) AIFMD
6 4 (0.36%) EFQM
6 4 (0.36%) COBIT
7 2 (0.18%) P3O
8 1 (0.089%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.089%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 57 (5.07%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (0.53%) XenApp
4 5 (0.44%) vSphere
5 4 (0.36%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.27%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.089%) Xen
8 1 (0.089%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (1.51%) SCCM
2 10 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (0.71%) SCOM
4 3 (0.27%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.27%) Nessus
4 3 (0.27%) Oracle EDQ
5 2 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.18%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.18%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.089%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.089%) OpenView
6 1 (0.089%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.089%) Puppet
6 1 (0.089%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.089%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.089%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 211 (18.76%) Microsoft
2 134 (11.91%) Oracle
3 32 (2.84%) Cisco
4 27 (2.40%) HP
4 27 (2.40%) Citrix
5 23 (2.04%) SAP
6 22 (1.96%) JD Edwards
7 20 (1.78%) VMware
8 19 (1.69%) Informatica
9 17 (1.51%) SolarWinds
10 14 (1.24%) Business Objects
11 12 (1.07%) Splunk
12 10 (0.89%) IBM
13 8 (0.71%) Intel
13 8 (0.71%) Zend
14 7 (0.62%) IronPort
14 7 (0.62%) Sencha
14 7 (0.62%) ScanSafe
14 7 (0.62%) Adobe
15 6 (0.53%) Sage
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: Car + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lewis Paige
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Negotiable upon skills
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Significant Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago