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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 12 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 498 530 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 14.12% 14.29% 18.66%
As % of the General category 47.56% 54.75% 57.74%
Number of salaries quoted 407 433 365
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £55,000 £61,200
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
1047 968 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.69% 26.09% 32.32%
Number of salaries quoted 752 786 617
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 3 September 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Leeds

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

1 326 (32.60%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (25.00%) SQL
3 235 (23.50%) Microsoft
4 228 (22.80%) .NET
5 212 (21.20%) Project Management
6 174 (17.40%) MS Excel
7 157 (15.70%) SQL Server
8 155 (15.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 145 (14.50%) Java
10 131 (13.10%) Scrum
11 119 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
12 112 (11.20%) C#
13 86 (8.60%) Oracle
13 86 (8.60%) PRINCE2
14 85 (8.50%) JavaScript
14 85 (8.50%) Waterfall
15 84 (8.40%) HTML
15 84 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
16 80 (8.00%) ITIL
16 80 (8.00%) SDLC
17 78 (7.80%) Banking
18 76 (7.60%) Degree
19 75 (7.50%) Software Delivery
20 73 (7.30%) Service Delivery
21 72 (7.20%) Windows
22 71 (7.10%) Legal
22 71 (7.10%) Telecoms
23 67 (6.70%) Workflow
23 67 (6.70%) Retail
24 66 (6.60%) ASP.NET

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 38 (3.80%) SAS
2 24 (2.40%) SharePoint
3 17 (1.70%) MS Exchange
4 16 (1.60%) Apache
5 12 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (1.20%) WebSphere
6 9 (0.90%) Lync
6 9 (0.90%) Apache Pig
7 8 (0.80%) CMS
8 7 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (0.60%) IIS
10 5 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.50%) Mule
10 5 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.50%) Mule ESB
11 4 (0.40%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.30%) Node.js
12 3 (0.30%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.20%) DNN
Applications
1 174 (17.40%) MS Excel
2 61 (6.10%) MS Office
3 36 (3.60%) MS Visio
4 34 (3.40%) MS Project
5 29 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.60%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.30%) InDesign
8 3 (0.30%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.10%) Niku Workbench
9 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 21 (2.10%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.40%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.40%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.30%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.30%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.30%) SAP LE
5 3 (0.30%) SAP HCM
5 3 (0.30%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (0.30%) SAP SCM
6 2 (0.20%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.20%) Sage ERP X3
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.10%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.10%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 40 (4.00%) SaaS
2 8 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.70%) Office 365
4 4 (0.40%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.30%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.50%) Intranet
2 27 (2.70%) Internet
3 25 (2.50%) Firewall
4 21 (2.10%) SAN
5 18 (1.80%) Extranet
6 17 (1.70%) DNS
7 12 (1.20%) TCP/IP
8 11 (1.10%) WAN
9 10 (1.00%) LAN
9 10 (1.00%) DMZ
10 7 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (0.60%) SSL
11 6 (0.60%) VPN
12 5 (0.50%) VoIP
13 4 (0.40%) Wireless
14 3 (0.30%) IPsec
14 3 (0.30%) Cisco PIX
14 3 (0.30%) Network Security
14 3 (0.30%) WebEx
14 3 (0.30%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (15.70%) SQL Server
2 40 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (3.20%) Oracle Database
5 28 (2.80%) Relational Database
6 27 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (2.50%) MySQL
8 21 (2.10%) RDBMS
9 16 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (1.60%) NoSQL
10 14 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (1.30%) QlikView
11 13 (1.30%) Hadoop
12 12 (1.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 12 (1.20%) Big Data
13 10 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (1.00%) OLTP
14 9 (0.90%) Apache Hive
15 8 (0.80%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (2.50%) Visual Studio
3 24 (2.40%) NUnit
4 21 (2.10%) MSTest
5 14 (1.40%) JUnit
6 10 (1.00%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (1.00%) Moq
7 8 (0.80%) JIRA
8 6 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
8 6 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (0.60%) Grunt
9 5 (0.50%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.30%) Ant
10 3 (0.30%) Subversion
10 3 (0.30%) Synon
11 2 (0.20%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (0.20%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.20%) GitLab
12 1 (0.10%) Bower
General
1 78 (7.80%) Banking
2 71 (7.10%) Telecoms
2 71 (7.10%) Legal
3 67 (6.70%) Retail
4 47 (4.70%) Marketing
5 31 (3.10%) Manufacturing
6 16 (1.60%) Advertising
7 15 (1.50%) Financial Institution
8 12 (1.20%) Back Office
9 10 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (0.90%) Local Government
10 9 (0.90%) Electronics
10 9 (0.90%) Games
11 5 (0.50%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.30%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.20%) Law
14 1 (0.10%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.10%) Interactive Media
14 1 (0.10%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 234 (23.40%) Analyst
2 189 (18.90%) Developer
3 164 (16.40%) Business Analyst
4 132 (13.20%) Project Manager
5 77 (7.70%) Systems Analyst
6 69 (6.90%) Business Systems Analyst
7 53 (5.30%) Consultant
8 49 (4.90%) Agile Business Analyst
9 42 (4.20%) Architect
10 40 (4.00%) Software Engineer
11 39 (3.90%) .NET Developer
12 36 (3.60%) Agile Project Manager
13 33 (3.30%) Applications Developer
14 32 (3.20%) Programme Manager
15 31 (3.10%) Senior Developer
16 29 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
17 26 (2.60%) Senior Manager
18 25 (2.50%) Business Manager
19 21 (2.10%) Java Developer
20 20 (2.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (22.80%) .NET
2 84 (8.40%) HTML
3 66 (6.60%) ASP.NET
4 60 (6.00%) J2EE
5 49 (4.90%) CSS
6 47 (4.70%) HTML5
7 41 (4.10%) jQuery
8 38 (3.80%) .NET Framework
9 36 (3.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (3.50%) Spring
11 34 (3.40%) Web Services
11 34 (3.40%) RESTful
12 31 (3.10%) XML
13 30 (3.00%) AngularJS
14 29 (2.90%) WCF
15 28 (2.80%) Hibernate
16 24 (2.40%) Java EE
17 23 (2.30%) WPF
18 20 (2.00%) Entity Framework
19 18 (1.80%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 119 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
3 49 (4.90%) Management Information System
4 43 (4.30%) Data Centre
5 23 (2.30%) Clustering
6 22 (2.20%) Computer Science
7 15 (1.50%) Client/Server
7 15 (1.50%) NHS
7 15 (1.50%) Social Media
8 12 (1.20%) Replication
9 11 (1.10%) Statistics
10 10 (1.00%) Social Network
10 10 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
11 9 (0.90%) Data Integration
12 8 (0.80%) Mathematics
12 8 (0.80%) DTV
12 8 (0.80%) HP Storage
13 7 (0.70%) Blackberry
13 7 (0.70%) SecurID
14 6 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 72 (7.20%) Windows
2 36 (3.60%) Linux
3 25 (2.50%) UNIX
4 20 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.70%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.70%) Debian
8 4 (0.40%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.40%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.30%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.20%) Android
11 1 (0.10%) AIX
11 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (32.60%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (21.20%) Project Management
3 155 (15.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 131 (13.10%) Scrum
5 86 (8.60%) PRINCE2
6 85 (8.50%) Waterfall
7 84 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
8 80 (8.00%) ITIL
8 80 (8.00%) SDLC
9 75 (7.50%) Software Delivery
10 73 (7.30%) Service Delivery
11 67 (6.70%) Workflow
12 65 (6.50%) Mentoring
13 62 (6.20%) Business Analysis
14 56 (5.60%) Change Management
15 53 (5.30%) Software Engineering
15 53 (5.30%) TDD
16 47 (4.70%) E-Commerce
17 46 (4.60%) Programme Management
18 45 (4.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 250 (25.00%) SQL
2 145 (14.50%) Java
3 112 (11.20%) C#
4 85 (8.50%) JavaScript
5 56 (5.60%) T-SQL
6 31 (3.10%) PL/SQL
7 28 (2.80%) VB.NET
8 23 (2.30%) PHP
9 18 (1.80%) C++
10 17 (1.70%) Perl
11 14 (1.40%) Python
12 13 (1.30%) VB
13 12 (1.20%) C
14 9 (0.90%) Scala
15 8 (0.80%) Groovy
16 7 (0.70%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.70%) VB6
16 7 (0.70%) Ruby
17 6 (0.60%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.60%) R
Qualifications
1 76 (7.60%) Degree
2 43 (4.30%) ISEB
3 29 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (2.80%) ISTQB
5 24 (2.40%) ACCA
6 19 (1.90%) CIMA
7 15 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 14 (1.40%) PMI Certification
9 13 (1.30%) PMP
9 13 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (1.30%) CISA
10 12 (1.20%) CCNA
11 11 (1.10%) MCSE
12 10 (1.00%) MCDBA
12 10 (1.00%) SAS Certification
12 10 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 8 (0.80%) CCNP
13 8 (0.80%) CISM
13 8 (0.80%) MCITP
13 8 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.30%) QA
2 25 (2.50%) SLA
3 15 (1.50%) PCI DSS
4 13 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (1.10%) COBIT
6 10 (1.00%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.30%) BS25999
8 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 15 (1.50%) vSphere
4 10 (1.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 9 (0.90%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.50%) KVM
7 3 (0.30%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.10%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.10%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.10%) XenApp
8 1 (0.10%) XenServer
8 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.10%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 13 (1.30%) SCCM
1 13 (1.30%) SCOM
2 4 (0.40%) Puppet
2 4 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.20%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle EDQ
4 2 (0.20%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.10%) Salt
5 1 (0.10%) vMotion
5 1 (0.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 235 (23.50%) Microsoft
2 86 (8.60%) Oracle
3 39 (3.90%) VMware
4 25 (2.50%) Cisco
5 23 (2.30%) HP
6 18 (1.80%) SAP
6 18 (1.80%) NetApp
6 18 (1.80%) Splunk
7 14 (1.40%) CheckPoint
8 10 (1.00%) Facebook
8 10 (1.00%) Twitter
9 9 (0.90%) Tableau
9 9 (0.90%) Google
9 9 (0.90%) Red Hat
10 8 (0.80%) Avaya
11 7 (0.70%) CommVault
11 7 (0.70%) Veeam
11 7 (0.70%) MobileIron
12 6 (0.60%) F5
12 6 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
Leeds, Yorkshire
JM Group
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
SQ Computer Personnel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £95000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + Attractive benefits package and career progression
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 000 to £65 000 basic (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £32,000 - £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35-55K
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum £30K to £45k + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Centric Resource
Salary: £60,000 per annum £60,000 + Uncapped Commission + Excellent Company Be
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