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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 637 588 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 17.42% 17.32% 20.63%
As % of the General category 58.66% 65.63% 63.69%
Number of salaries quoted 495 462 503
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +15.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
1086 896 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.70% 26.39% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 847 675 777
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 27 February 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Leeds

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 399 (33.39%) Agile Software Development
2 350 (29.29%) SQL
3 272 (22.76%) Microsoft
4 270 (22.59%) Project Management
5 256 (21.42%) SQL Server
6 215 (17.99%) .NET
7 207 (17.32%) MS Excel
8 185 (15.48%) C#
9 160 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
10 155 (12.97%) Scrum
11 151 (12.64%) Retail
12 148 (12.38%) T-SQL
13 131 (10.96%) Oracle
14 129 (10.79%) Banking
15 120 (10.04%) ASP.NET
16 118 (9.87%) E-Commerce
16 118 (9.87%) Degree
17 115 (9.62%) ITIL
18 113 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
19 109 (9.12%) Windows
20 96 (8.03%) PRINCE2
21 95 (7.95%) OO
22 93 (7.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 89 (7.45%) MVC
23 89 (7.45%) Java
23 89 (7.45%) Service Delivery
24 85 (7.11%) Waterfall
25 84 (7.03%) Enterprise Software
26 82 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 77 (6.44%) HTML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 42 (3.51%) SAS
2 35 (2.93%) SharePoint
3 29 (2.43%) Apache
4 22 (1.84%) WebLogic
5 13 (1.09%) MS Exchange
6 11 (0.92%) CMS
7 10 (0.84%) WebSphere
7 10 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (0.84%) NServiceBus
8 9 (0.75%) MS Project Server
9 8 (0.67%) Oracle Application Server
9 8 (0.67%) IIS
10 6 (0.50%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.33%) JBoss
12 4 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.33%) Node.js
12 4 (0.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 207 (17.32%) MS Excel
2 51 (4.27%) MS Office
3 39 (3.26%) MS Visio
4 36 (3.01%) MS Project
5 35 (2.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.25%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.084%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.084%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.084%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.084%) InDesign
8 1 (0.084%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 31 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (0.33%) JDE OneWorld
4 4 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.25%) Summit
5 3 (0.25%) FLEXCUBE
5 3 (0.25%) Temenos T24
5 3 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.25%) Finacle
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.084%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.084%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.084%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.084%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.084%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.34%) SaaS
2 3 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.35%) Internet
2 21 (1.76%) SAN
3 18 (1.51%) Firewall
4 14 (1.17%) DNS
4 14 (1.17%) LAN
4 14 (1.17%) WAN
5 13 (1.09%) VoIP
6 10 (0.84%) Intranet
7 8 (0.67%) MPLS
7 8 (0.67%) OSPF
7 8 (0.67%) BGP
7 8 (0.67%) EIGRP
8 6 (0.50%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.42%) Network Security
10 4 (0.33%) LDAP
10 4 (0.33%) FTP
11 3 (0.25%) VPN
11 3 (0.25%) NAS
12 2 (0.17%) SSL
12 2 (0.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (21.42%) SQL Server
2 93 (7.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 82 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 47 (3.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 43 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
6 40 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 37 (3.10%) Oracle Reports
8 34 (2.85%) Relational Database
9 30 (2.51%) Oracle Database
10 25 (2.09%) Oracle BI EE
11 24 (2.01%) NoSQL
12 22 (1.84%) QlikView
13 13 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
15 11 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (0.92%) MS Access
16 10 (0.84%) Data Mining
16 10 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 9 (0.75%) Oracle ODI
18 8 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 53 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (3.60%) JIRA
3 33 (2.76%) Oracle Forms
4 22 (1.84%) Subversion
5 20 (1.67%) JUnit
5 20 (1.67%) NUnit
6 18 (1.51%) Rhino Mocks
6 18 (1.51%) Moq
6 18 (1.51%) MSTest
7 16 (1.34%) Visual Studio
8 13 (1.09%) Maven
8 13 (1.09%) FitNesse
9 11 (0.92%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.33%) Selenium
10 4 (0.33%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.17%) ERwin
11 2 (0.17%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.084%) Hudson
12 1 (0.084%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.084%) PHPUnit
General
1 151 (12.64%) Retail
2 129 (10.79%) Banking
3 71 (5.94%) Legal
4 65 (5.44%) Telecoms
5 45 (3.77%) Games
6 28 (2.34%) Marketing
7 13 (1.09%) Retail Banking
8 10 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.59%) Automotive
10 6 (0.50%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.25%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.17%) Back Office
12 2 (0.17%) Billing
13 1 (0.084%) Electronics
13 1 (0.084%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 315 (26.36%) Analyst
2 237 (19.83%) Developer
3 193 (16.15%) Project Manager
4 139 (11.63%) Business Analyst
5 86 (7.20%) .NET Developer
6 77 (6.44%) Senior Developer
7 59 (4.94%) Systems Analyst
8 57 (4.77%) Software Developer
9 49 (4.10%) Architect
9 49 (4.10%) Senior Analyst
10 43 (3.60%) Business Systems Analyst
11 38 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
12 37 (3.10%) Tester
13 36 (3.01%) Consultant
14 35 (2.93%) Test Analyst
15 34 (2.85%) Senior Manager
16 31 (2.59%) Service Manager
17 30 (2.51%) Infrastructure Manager
17 30 (2.51%) Support Analyst
17 30 (2.51%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (17.99%) .NET
2 120 (10.04%) ASP.NET
3 77 (6.44%) HTML
4 72 (6.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 69 (5.77%) .NET Framework
6 61 (5.10%) XML
7 58 (4.85%) WinForms
8 51 (4.27%) WPF
9 49 (4.10%) HTML5
10 43 (3.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 43 (3.60%) CSS
11 42 (3.51%) Hibernate
11 42 (3.51%) Spring
12 37 (3.10%) Web Services
13 35 (2.93%) jQuery
14 29 (2.43%) AngularJS
15 26 (2.18%) WCF
16 24 (2.01%) ActiveMQ
17 18 (1.51%) Unity DI Container
17 18 (1.51%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 160 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (7.03%) Enterprise Software
3 57 (4.77%) Management Information System
4 32 (2.68%) Computer Science
5 21 (1.76%) Client/Server
6 20 (1.67%) N-Tier
7 18 (1.51%) Inversion of Control
7 18 (1.51%) Social Network
8 16 (1.34%) Mathematics
9 14 (1.17%) Open Source
10 12 (1.00%) Data Structures
11 11 (0.92%) NHS
12 9 (0.75%) Statistics
13 8 (0.67%) Replication
14 5 (0.42%) Clustering
15 4 (0.33%) Data Conversion
16 3 (0.25%) Visualisation
16 3 (0.25%) Credit Risk
16 3 (0.25%) User Experience
16 3 (0.25%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 109 (9.12%) Windows
2 39 (3.26%) Linux
3 22 (1.84%) UNIX
4 16 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.59%) Solaris
7 3 (0.25%) Android
7 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.17%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.17%) HPUX
8 2 (0.17%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.17%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.084%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.084%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.084%) AIX
9 1 (0.084%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.084%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (33.39%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (22.59%) Project Management
3 155 (12.97%) Scrum
4 118 (9.87%) E-Commerce
5 115 (9.62%) ITIL
6 113 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
7 96 (8.03%) PRINCE2
8 95 (7.95%) OO
9 89 (7.45%) Service Delivery
9 89 (7.45%) MVC
10 85 (7.11%) Waterfall
11 75 (6.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 71 (5.94%) Business Analysis
13 68 (5.69%) Service Management
13 68 (5.69%) UML
14 63 (5.27%) Mentoring
15 60 (5.02%) Change Management
16 57 (4.77%) CRM
17 55 (4.60%) TDD
18 52 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 350 (29.29%) SQL
2 185 (15.48%) C#
3 148 (12.38%) T-SQL
4 89 (7.45%) Java
5 65 (5.44%) VB.NET
6 60 (5.02%) JavaScript
7 33 (2.76%) VBA
8 29 (2.43%) PL/SQL
8 29 (2.43%) VB
9 19 (1.59%) C
10 10 (0.84%) PHP
10 10 (0.84%) R
11 8 (0.67%) Shell Script
12 7 (0.59%) PowerShell
13 6 (0.50%) VB6
14 5 (0.42%) VBScript
14 5 (0.42%) C++
15 4 (0.33%) COBOL
16 1 (0.084%) Perl
16 1 (0.084%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 118 (9.87%) Degree
2 76 (6.36%) ISEB
3 40 (3.35%) ISTQB
4 22 (1.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 20 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 17 (1.42%) VCP4
7 15 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (0.92%) CBAP
8 11 (0.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 9 (0.75%) CCNP
10 8 (0.67%) APMP
11 7 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (0.50%) MCSE
12 6 (0.50%) CCIE
13 5 (0.42%) Security Cleared
14 4 (0.33%) CIMA
14 4 (0.33%) MCP
14 4 (0.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (4.52%) QA
2 46 (3.85%) SLA
3 13 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (1.00%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.42%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.17%) P3O
8 1 (0.084%) Basel II
System Software
1 30 (2.51%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.17%) vSphere
5 1 (0.084%) NFS
5 1 (0.084%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.084%) Samba
Systems Management
1 15 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (1.17%) SCCM
3 11 (0.92%) SCOM
4 5 (0.42%) Oracle EDQ
5 4 (0.33%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.084%) OpenView
6 1 (0.084%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.084%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 272 (22.76%) Microsoft
2 131 (10.96%) Oracle
3 23 (1.92%) Cisco
4 19 (1.59%) Twitter
5 18 (1.51%) Facebook
6 16 (1.34%) VMware
7 12 (1.00%) HP
7 12 (1.00%) Business Objects
8 11 (0.92%) Hitachi
9 9 (0.75%) SAP
10 8 (0.67%) IBM
10 8 (0.67%) Citrix
10 8 (0.67%) SolarWinds
11 7 (0.59%) Alterian
12 5 (0.42%) Cognos
13 4 (0.33%) Laserfiche
13 4 (0.33%) Symantec
13 4 (0.33%) Micro Focus
13 4 (0.33%) BEA
13 4 (0.33%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Panintelligence
Salary: Unspecified Competitive DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum plus very competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + fab benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £48,000 to £52,000 per annum + 8% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
International Personal Finance
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + An excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
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IDPP
Posted: 4 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
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