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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 9 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 491 604 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 14.91% 15.91% 19.92%
As % of the General category 54.74% 61.70% 61.92%
Number of salaries quoted 397 518 422
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,800 £56,000
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
897 979 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 27.24% 25.79% 32.18%
Number of salaries quoted 656 787 686
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £26,275 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,700 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 28 May 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Leeds

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 420 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (26.95%) SQL
3 261 (23.14%) Microsoft
4 253 (22.43%) Project Management
5 242 (21.45%) .NET
6 236 (20.92%) SQL Server
7 220 (19.50%) MS Excel
8 163 (14.45%) C#
9 157 (13.92%) Scrum
10 143 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
11 133 (11.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 124 (10.99%) Banking
13 122 (10.82%) SDLC
14 119 (10.55%) Oracle
15 118 (10.46%) ITIL
16 113 (10.02%) T-SQL
17 111 (9.84%) Retail
17 111 (9.84%) Waterfall
18 100 (8.87%) Degree
18 100 (8.87%) Java
18 100 (8.87%) ASP.NET
19 98 (8.69%) Service Delivery
20 94 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
21 93 (8.24%) PRINCE2
22 92 (8.16%) Legal
23 86 (7.62%) MVC
24 80 (7.09%) Enterprise Software
25 78 (6.91%) Windows
26 74 (6.56%) OO
27 72 (6.38%) HTML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 41 (3.63%) SAS
2 31 (2.75%) SharePoint
3 27 (2.39%) Apache
4 13 (1.15%) MS Exchange
5 12 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (0.71%) IIS
7 8 (0.71%) NServiceBus
7 8 (0.71%) WebSphere
7 8 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (0.53%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.44%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.35%) CMS
10 4 (0.35%) Drupal
10 4 (0.35%) Node.js
11 3 (0.27%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.27%) JBoss
11 3 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.18%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 220 (19.50%) MS Excel
2 65 (5.76%) MS Office
3 40 (3.55%) MS Visio
4 33 (2.93%) MS Project
5 31 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.27%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.089%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 22 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (0.27%) SAP HCM
4 3 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
4 3 (0.27%) SAP LE
4 3 (0.27%) SAP HR
4 3 (0.27%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.27%) SAP SCM
4 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.27%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.27%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.089%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.089%) Finacle
5 1 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.089%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.089%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.089%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.30%) SaaS
2 2 (0.18%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.089%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.089%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.089%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.089%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.19%) Intranet
2 35 (3.10%) Internet
3 17 (1.51%) Firewall
4 14 (1.24%) SAN
5 11 (0.98%) LAN
5 11 (0.98%) WAN
6 10 (0.89%) Extranet
7 9 (0.80%) DNS
8 6 (0.53%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.44%) FTP
10 4 (0.35%) NAS
11 3 (0.27%) VPN
11 3 (0.27%) LDAP
12 2 (0.18%) Network Security
12 2 (0.18%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (0.089%) tcpdump
13 1 (0.089%) Fibre Channel
13 1 (0.089%) Wireshark
13 1 (0.089%) WebEx
13 1 (0.089%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (20.92%) SQL Server
2 68 (6.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 54 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (2.39%) Oracle Database
5 26 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 26 (2.30%) Relational Database
6 23 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (1.86%) QlikView
8 20 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
9 19 (1.68%) NoSQL
10 18 (1.60%) MySQL
11 17 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (1.42%) Oracle BI EE
13 13 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (1.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 11 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
15 11 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
16 10 (0.89%) Oracle ODI
17 9 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 39 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (2.22%) NUnit
3 20 (1.77%) MSTest
3 20 (1.77%) Rhino Mocks
3 20 (1.77%) Moq
4 18 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
4 18 (1.60%) Visual Studio
5 14 (1.24%) Subversion
6 12 (1.06%) JUnit
6 12 (1.06%) JIRA
7 7 (0.62%) FitNesse
8 4 (0.35%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.27%) Synon
9 3 (0.27%) Maven
10 2 (0.18%) ERwin
10 2 (0.18%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.089%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.089%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.089%) Cucumber
General
1 124 (10.99%) Banking
2 111 (9.84%) Retail
3 92 (8.16%) Legal
4 72 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 34 (3.01%) Marketing
6 22 (1.95%) Games
7 13 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 9 (0.80%) Retail Banking
9 7 (0.62%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.53%) Electronics
10 6 (0.53%) Back Office
11 5 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.44%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.27%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.18%) Automotive
13 2 (0.18%) Law
14 1 (0.089%) Local Government
14 1 (0.089%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 281 (24.91%) Analyst
2 226 (20.04%) Developer
3 185 (16.40%) Project Manager
4 153 (13.56%) Business Analyst
5 68 (6.03%) .NET Developer
6 65 (5.76%) Systems Analyst
7 58 (5.14%) Senior Developer
8 49 (4.34%) Business Systems Analyst
9 45 (3.99%) Architect
10 38 (3.37%) Software Developer
11 35 (3.10%) Infrastructure Manager
12 34 (3.01%) Agile Business Analyst
13 33 (2.93%) Solutions Architect
14 32 (2.84%) Development Manager
14 32 (2.84%) Consultant
14 32 (2.84%) Software Engineer
15 31 (2.75%) Service Manager
15 31 (2.75%) Senior Analyst
16 30 (2.66%) Tester
17 29 (2.57%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (21.45%) .NET
2 100 (8.87%) ASP.NET
3 72 (6.38%) HTML
4 63 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 50 (4.43%) CSS
6 48 (4.26%) HTML5
7 47 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 47 (4.17%) WinForms
8 46 (4.08%) XML
9 38 (3.37%) WPF
10 36 (3.19%) jQuery
11 34 (3.01%) Web Services
11 34 (3.01%) WCF
12 31 (2.75%) Entity Framework
13 28 (2.48%) Spring
14 26 (2.30%) Hibernate
15 23 (2.04%) AngularJS
16 22 (1.95%) J2EE
17 20 (1.77%) Castle Windsor
17 20 (1.77%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 143 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (7.09%) Enterprise Software
3 51 (4.52%) Management Information System
4 46 (4.08%) Data Centre
5 20 (1.77%) Social Network
5 20 (1.77%) Inversion of Control
6 19 (1.68%) Computer Science
7 16 (1.42%) N-Tier
8 13 (1.15%) Mathematics
8 13 (1.15%) NHS
9 12 (1.06%) Data Structures
10 10 (0.89%) Clustering
10 10 (0.89%) Client/Server
11 9 (0.80%) Data Integration
12 8 (0.71%) Replication
12 8 (0.71%) Statistics
13 7 (0.62%) Social Media
14 6 (0.53%) DTV
15 5 (0.44%) Visualisation
16 4 (0.35%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 78 (6.91%) Windows
2 34 (3.01%) Linux
3 22 (1.95%) UNIX
4 14 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.35%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.27%) Android
8 3 (0.27%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.18%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.18%) Solaris
9 2 (0.18%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.089%) HPUX
10 1 (0.089%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 420 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (22.43%) Project Management
3 157 (13.92%) Scrum
4 133 (11.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 122 (10.82%) SDLC
6 118 (10.46%) ITIL
7 111 (9.84%) Waterfall
8 98 (8.69%) Service Delivery
9 94 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
10 93 (8.24%) PRINCE2
11 86 (7.62%) MVC
12 74 (6.56%) OO
13 69 (6.12%) Business Analysis
14 66 (5.85%) TDD
14 66 (5.85%) E-Commerce
15 60 (5.32%) Mentoring
16 58 (5.14%) UML
16 58 (5.14%) Service Management
17 57 (5.05%) SOA
18 56 (4.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 304 (26.95%) SQL
2 163 (14.45%) C#
3 113 (10.02%) T-SQL
4 100 (8.87%) Java
5 64 (5.67%) JavaScript
6 54 (4.79%) VB.NET
7 28 (2.48%) PHP
8 19 (1.68%) C
9 16 (1.42%) VBA
9 16 (1.42%) VB
10 12 (1.06%) PL/SQL
11 10 (0.89%) VB6
12 7 (0.62%) VBScript
12 7 (0.62%) Shell Script
13 6 (0.53%) Ruby
13 6 (0.53%) COBOL
14 5 (0.44%) C++
15 4 (0.35%) Uniface
15 4 (0.35%) R
15 4 (0.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 100 (8.87%) Degree
2 44 (3.90%) ISEB
3 27 (2.39%) ISTQB
4 13 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.71%) SAS Certification
8 7 (0.62%) PMP
8 7 (0.62%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.53%) CCNA
9 6 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.44%) CIMA
10 5 (0.44%) ACCA
11 4 (0.35%) APMP
12 3 (0.27%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.27%) CBAP
13 2 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
13 2 (0.18%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.05%) QA
2 34 (3.01%) SLA
3 12 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.80%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.53%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (1.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.71%) vSphere
4 3 (0.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.27%) Terminal Services
4 3 (0.27%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.089%) XenApp
5 1 (0.089%) XenServer
5 1 (0.089%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.089%) KVM
5 1 (0.089%) MetaFrame
5 1 (0.089%) NFS
5 1 (0.089%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.089%) Samba
5 1 (0.089%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.53%) Oracle EDQ
2 6 (0.53%) SCCM
3 5 (0.44%) SCOM
4 3 (0.27%) Puppet
4 3 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.27%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.18%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.089%) vMotion
6 1 (0.089%) Salt
6 1 (0.089%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 261 (23.14%) Microsoft
2 119 (10.55%) Oracle
3 21 (1.86%) Twitter
4 20 (1.77%) VMware
4 20 (1.77%) Facebook
5 18 (1.60%) SAP
6 17 (1.51%) Cisco
7 14 (1.24%) HP
8 8 (0.71%) Tableau
9 7 (0.62%) Business Objects
9 7 (0.62%) CheckPoint
10 6 (0.53%) Micro Focus
10 6 (0.53%) BEA
10 6 (0.53%) Zend
11 5 (0.44%) Alterian
12 4 (0.35%) Laserfiche
12 4 (0.35%) Avaya
12 4 (0.35%) Rackspace
13 3 (0.27%) Fujitsu
13 3 (0.27%) Juniper
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus, car and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Explore Group
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Applause IT Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Church International Ltd.
Salary: benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £56000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday