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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 543 501 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 14.58% 18.86% 20.87%
As % of the General category 53.98% 58.26% 64.58%
Number of salaries quoted 454 380 490
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £29,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,200 £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
1006 860 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 27.01% 32.38% 32.32%
Number of salaries quoted 823 635 753
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £24,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 20 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Leeds

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 255 (22.45%) SQL
2 217 (19.10%) Project Management
3 210 (18.49%) .NET
4 199 (17.52%) Microsoft
5 185 (16.29%) SQL Server
6 149 (13.12%) Business Intelligence
7 148 (13.03%) C#
8 145 (12.76%) Agile Software Development
9 137 (12.06%) Banking
10 134 (11.80%) Windows
10 134 (11.80%) MS Excel
11 123 (10.83%) Stakeholder Management
12 116 (10.21%) Business Analysis
13 112 (9.86%) Oracle
14 109 (9.60%) PRINCE2
15 104 (9.15%) Retail
16 103 (9.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 100 (8.80%) ASP.NET
18 90 (7.92%) Degree
19 84 (7.39%) Data Warehouse
20 83 (7.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 81 (7.13%) HTML
21 81 (7.13%) Java
21 81 (7.13%) T-SQL
22 78 (6.87%) Scrum
23 76 (6.69%) XML
24 73 (6.43%) MVC
25 70 (6.16%) ITIL
26 68 (5.99%) UML
27 67 (5.90%) ETL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 53 (4.67%) SAS
2 27 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (1.06%) WebSphere
5 10 (0.88%) Apache
6 8 (0.70%) NServiceBus
7 7 (0.62%) IIS
8 5 (0.44%) OpenEdge
8 5 (0.44%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.35%) CMS
9 4 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.35%) MS Project Server
9 4 (0.35%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.26%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.26%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 134 (11.80%) MS Excel
2 51 (4.49%) MS Office
3 30 (2.64%) MS Visio
4 29 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 26 (2.29%) MS Project
6 9 (0.79%) SPSS
7 8 (0.70%) PowerPivot
8 5 (0.44%) Acrobat
8 5 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.44%) InDesign
8 5 (0.44%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (0.97%) SAP FI
1 11 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (0.79%) SAP CO
3 9 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (0.70%) Magento
5 7 (0.62%) SAP HR
6 5 (0.44%) SAP Travel Management
7 4 (0.35%) SAP HCM
8 3 (0.26%) SAP SD
8 3 (0.26%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.26%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.18%) SAP Payroll
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.44%) SaaS
2 2 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.43%) Internet
2 38 (3.35%) Firewall
3 28 (2.46%) DNS
4 22 (1.94%) LAN
4 22 (1.94%) WAN
4 22 (1.94%) Network Security
5 21 (1.85%) VoIP
6 16 (1.41%) SAN
7 11 (0.97%) Intranet
7 11 (0.97%) MPLS
8 10 (0.88%) VPN
9 9 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (0.70%) SSH
10 8 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (0.70%) EIGRP
10 8 (0.70%) TCP/IP
10 8 (0.70%) DHCP
11 7 (0.62%) LDAP
11 7 (0.62%) SNMP
11 7 (0.62%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (16.29%) SQL Server
2 103 (9.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 84 (7.39%) Data Warehouse
4 83 (7.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 67 (5.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 33 (2.90%) Relational Database
8 28 (2.46%) Oracle Database
9 27 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 26 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 25 (2.20%) RDBMS
12 22 (1.94%) NoSQL
13 19 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 14 (1.23%) Data Mining
16 13 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
16 13 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
17 12 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
18 11 (0.97%) MySQL
19 9 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (2.20%) Selenium
3 18 (1.58%) Visual Studio
3 18 (1.58%) JIRA
4 17 (1.50%) SpecFlow
5 10 (0.88%) FitNesse
5 10 (0.88%) Cucumber
5 10 (0.88%) LoadRunner
6 8 (0.70%) Hudson
6 8 (0.70%) Subversion
7 7 (0.62%) Ant
7 7 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (0.44%) Dreamweaver
8 5 (0.44%) WebSpeed
8 5 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 3 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.18%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.18%) Axure RP
General
1 137 (12.06%) Banking
2 104 (9.15%) Retail
3 60 (5.28%) Marketing
4 38 (3.35%) Telecoms
5 31 (2.73%) Retail Banking
6 27 (2.38%) Legal
7 21 (1.85%) Financial Institution
8 20 (1.76%) Games
9 16 (1.41%) Advertising
10 15 (1.32%) Law
11 9 (0.79%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.53%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.35%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.35%) Billing
13 4 (0.35%) Interactive Media
14 3 (0.26%) Back Office
15 1 (0.088%) Automotive
15 1 (0.088%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.088%) Wholesale Banking
15 1 (0.088%) French Language
Job Titles
1 333 (29.31%) Analyst
2 191 (16.81%) Developer
3 177 (15.58%) Business Analyst
4 142 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 104 (9.15%) Consultant
6 64 (5.63%) Senior Analyst
7 56 (4.93%) Architect
8 54 (4.75%) .NET Developer
9 41 (3.61%) Solutions Architect
10 40 (3.52%) Senior Business Analyst
11 38 (3.35%) Software Developer
12 32 (2.82%) Senior Developer
13 31 (2.73%) Test Analyst
14 29 (2.55%) MI Analyst
15 28 (2.46%) Team Leader
16 27 (2.38%) Business Consultant
17 24 (2.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 22 (1.94%) PMO Analyst
18 22 (1.94%) Senior Manager
19 21 (1.85%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (18.49%) .NET
2 100 (8.80%) ASP.NET
3 81 (7.13%) HTML
4 76 (6.69%) XML
5 65 (5.72%) Web Services
6 57 (5.02%) CSS
7 54 (4.75%) .NET Framework
8 53 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 45 (3.96%) jQuery
10 43 (3.79%) WCF
11 30 (2.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 27 (2.38%) WinForms
13 23 (2.02%) HTML5
13 23 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 22 (1.94%) WSDL
14 22 (1.94%) SOAP
15 17 (1.50%) XSD
15 17 (1.50%) Spring
15 17 (1.50%) ASP.NET Web API
15 17 (1.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 63 (5.55%) Management Information System
2 25 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (1.41%) iPhone
4 15 (1.32%) N-Tier
5 14 (1.23%) Computer Science
6 13 (1.14%) iPad
7 12 (1.06%) NHS
7 12 (1.06%) Client/Server
8 11 (0.97%) PKI
8 11 (0.97%) Clustering
9 10 (0.88%) Visualisation
9 10 (0.88%) Credit Risk
9 10 (0.88%) Mathematics
10 7 (0.62%) iSeries
10 7 (0.62%) Statistics
10 7 (0.62%) SecurID
11 6 (0.53%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.44%) Open Source
12 5 (0.44%) PMI
13 4 (0.35%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 134 (11.80%) Windows
2 59 (5.19%) UNIX
3 27 (2.38%) Linux
4 21 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (1.06%) Windows XP
7 6 (0.53%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.26%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.26%) Android
10 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.088%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (19.10%) Project Management
2 149 (13.12%) Business Intelligence
3 145 (12.76%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (10.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 116 (10.21%) Business Analysis
6 109 (9.60%) PRINCE2
7 78 (6.87%) Scrum
8 73 (6.43%) MVC
9 70 (6.16%) ITIL
10 68 (5.99%) UML
11 67 (5.90%) ETL
12 65 (5.72%) OO
13 62 (5.46%) Risk Management
14 61 (5.37%) Information Security
15 55 (4.84%) CRM
16 52 (4.58%) Analytics
17 48 (4.23%) Data Management
18 47 (4.14%) Change Management
18 47 (4.14%) Time Management
19 44 (3.87%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 255 (22.45%) SQL
2 148 (13.03%) C#
3 81 (7.13%) Java
3 81 (7.13%) T-SQL
4 53 (4.67%) JavaScript
5 43 (3.79%) VB.NET
6 26 (2.29%) C
7 23 (2.02%) PL/SQL
8 21 (1.85%) VBA
9 17 (1.50%) PHP
10 15 (1.32%) VB
11 9 (0.79%) R
12 8 (0.70%) PowerShell
13 7 (0.62%) Shell Script
13 7 (0.62%) C++
14 5 (0.44%) Progress 4GL
15 4 (0.35%) Perl
15 4 (0.35%) VBScript
16 3 (0.26%) Python
16 3 (0.26%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 90 (7.92%) Degree
2 48 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 38 (3.35%) ISEB
4 33 (2.90%) CISSP
5 26 (2.29%) CISA
6 25 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (1.58%) CCNP
8 16 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 15 (1.32%) CIMA
10 11 (0.97%) CCIE
11 10 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (0.88%) ISTQB
12 9 (0.79%) MCSE
12 9 (0.79%) ACCA
13 8 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.70%) MCITP
14 7 (0.62%) CCNA
14 7 (0.62%) QiCA
15 5 (0.44%) CISM
15 5 (0.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.02%) QA
2 41 (3.61%) SLA
3 33 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (2.20%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.53%) COBIT
6 5 (0.44%) FATCA
6 5 (0.44%) AIFMD
7 4 (0.35%) Basel II
7 4 (0.35%) EFQM
8 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.18%) TickIT
8 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.18%) P3O
System Software
1 49 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (0.44%) VMware ESX
3 5 (0.44%) XenApp
3 5 (0.44%) vSphere
4 3 (0.26%) Sendmail
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.088%) Xen
6 1 (0.088%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (1.58%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (1.41%) SCCM
3 7 (0.62%) ARCserve
4 4 (0.35%) SCOM
4 4 (0.35%) Oracle EDQ
5 3 (0.26%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.26%) Nessus
6 2 (0.18%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.18%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.088%) Puppet
7 1 (0.088%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.088%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.088%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.088%) OpenView
7 1 (0.088%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 199 (17.52%) Microsoft
2 112 (9.86%) Oracle
3 39 (3.43%) HP
4 33 (2.90%) SAP
5 29 (2.55%) Cisco
6 28 (2.46%) Citrix
7 25 (2.20%) VMware
8 22 (1.94%) JD Edwards
9 18 (1.58%) Informatica
10 15 (1.32%) Business Objects
11 14 (1.23%) SolarWinds
12 12 (1.06%) Splunk
13 11 (0.97%) Zend
13 11 (0.97%) Adobe
14 10 (0.88%) IBM
15 9 (0.79%) Tableau
15 9 (0.79%) Neolane
16 8 (0.70%) Intel
17 7 (0.62%) ScanSafe
17 7 (0.62%) Sencha
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Flexi-time
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus, pension, and additional
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Flexi-Cash
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 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: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: Bonus and Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Pension Scheme, Car
Posted: 2 days ago