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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 552 594 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.97% 18.25% 20.27%
As % of the General category 54.93% 69.47% 65.64%
Number of salaries quoted 432 428 513
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
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
1005 855 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.08% 26.28% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 794 625 761
Average salary £42,500 £41,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% +19.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 30 January 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Leeds

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 349 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
2 332 (29.46%) SQL
3 264 (23.43%) Microsoft
4 248 (22.01%) Project Management
5 227 (20.14%) SQL Server
6 193 (17.13%) .NET
7 191 (16.95%) MS Excel
8 166 (14.73%) C#
9 151 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
10 145 (12.87%) Oracle
11 140 (12.42%) Retail
12 136 (12.07%) T-SQL
13 132 (11.71%) Business Intelligence
13 132 (11.71%) Scrum
14 118 (10.47%) Windows
15 117 (10.38%) E-Commerce
16 116 (10.29%) Banking
17 114 (10.12%) ASP.NET
18 100 (8.87%) Degree
19 96 (8.52%) ITIL
19 96 (8.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 95 (8.43%) Java
21 93 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 90 (7.99%) PRINCE2
23 88 (7.81%) MVC
24 86 (7.63%) OO
25 78 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
25 78 (6.92%) Enterprise Software
26 74 (6.57%) Service Delivery
26 74 (6.57%) .NET Framework

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 44 (3.90%) SAS
2 32 (2.84%) SharePoint
3 30 (2.66%) Apache
4 26 (2.31%) WebLogic
5 16 (1.42%) WebSphere
6 15 (1.33%) MS Exchange
7 12 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
8 11 (0.98%) CMS
9 9 (0.80%) MS Project Server
9 9 (0.80%) NServiceBus
10 7 (0.62%) IIS
11 6 (0.53%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.35%) Node.js
12 4 (0.35%) Drupal
12 4 (0.35%) JBoss
12 4 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 191 (16.95%) MS Excel
2 49 (4.35%) MS Office
3 39 (3.46%) MS Visio
4 33 (2.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 32 (2.84%) MS Project
6 3 (0.27%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.18%) InDesign
7 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.18%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.089%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.35%) JDE OneWorld
6 3 (0.27%) Summit
6 3 (0.27%) FLEXCUBE
6 3 (0.27%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.27%) Sage 50
6 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.27%) Finacle
7 2 (0.18%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.089%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.089%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.089%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.089%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.089%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.06%) SaaS
2 3 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.37%) Internet
2 24 (2.13%) Firewall
3 20 (1.77%) SAN
4 19 (1.69%) DNS
5 18 (1.60%) VoIP
6 17 (1.51%) WAN
6 17 (1.51%) LAN
7 12 (1.06%) EIGRP
7 12 (1.06%) BGP
7 12 (1.06%) MPLS
7 12 (1.06%) OSPF
8 8 (0.71%) Network Security
8 8 (0.71%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.44%) LDAP
9 5 (0.44%) VPN
10 4 (0.35%) DHCP
10 4 (0.35%) FTP
11 3 (0.27%) Intranet
11 3 (0.27%) NAS
12 2 (0.18%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (20.14%) SQL Server
2 96 (8.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 93 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 59 (5.24%) Data Warehouse
5 55 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 40 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 38 (3.37%) Oracle Reports
8 33 (2.93%) Oracle Database
9 30 (2.66%) Oracle BI EE
10 29 (2.57%) QlikView
10 29 (2.57%) Relational Database
11 25 (2.22%) NoSQL
12 16 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
12 16 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (0.98%) Data Mining
13 11 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (0.80%) RDBMS
15 9 (0.80%) MS Access
15 9 (0.80%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 59 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (4.17%) JIRA
3 35 (3.11%) Oracle Forms
4 22 (1.95%) Subversion
5 20 (1.77%) JUnit
5 20 (1.77%) Visual Studio
6 16 (1.42%) NUnit
7 14 (1.24%) MSTest
7 14 (1.24%) Rhino Mocks
7 14 (1.24%) Moq
8 13 (1.15%) Maven
8 13 (1.15%) FitNesse
9 12 (1.06%) Jenkins
10 7 (0.62%) Selenium
11 4 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (0.27%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.18%) SoapUI
13 2 (0.18%) Hudson
13 2 (0.18%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.18%) ERwin
General
1 140 (12.42%) Retail
2 116 (10.29%) Banking
3 64 (5.68%) Legal
3 64 (5.68%) Telecoms
4 46 (4.08%) Games
5 32 (2.84%) Marketing
6 12 (1.06%) Retail Banking
7 8 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.44%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.44%) Automotive
9 3 (0.27%) Back Office
10 2 (0.18%) Billing
10 2 (0.18%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.18%) Law
11 1 (0.089%) Electronics
11 1 (0.089%) French Language
11 1 (0.089%) German Language
11 1 (0.089%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 294 (26.09%) Analyst
2 216 (19.17%) Developer
3 166 (14.73%) Project Manager
4 131 (11.62%) Business Analyst
5 85 (7.54%) .NET Developer
6 77 (6.83%) Senior Developer
7 59 (5.24%) Architect
8 55 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
9 49 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
9 49 (4.35%) Software Developer
10 48 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
11 39 (3.46%) Consultant
12 35 (3.11%) Senior .NET Developer
12 35 (3.11%) Business Systems Analyst
12 35 (3.11%) Senior Manager
13 33 (2.93%) Tester
13 33 (2.93%) Test Analyst
14 30 (2.66%) PMO Analyst
15 29 (2.57%) Senior Project Manager
16 28 (2.48%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (17.13%) .NET
2 114 (10.12%) ASP.NET
3 74 (6.57%) .NET Framework
3 74 (6.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 73 (6.48%) HTML
5 58 (5.15%) XML
6 46 (4.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 45 (3.99%) WPF
8 43 (3.82%) Hibernate
8 43 (3.82%) Spring
9 42 (3.73%) WinForms
9 42 (3.73%) HTML5
10 38 (3.37%) CSS
11 35 (3.11%) jQuery
12 34 (3.02%) Web Services
13 25 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
14 21 (1.86%) Java EE
14 21 (1.86%) AngularJS
15 19 (1.69%) WCF
16 14 (1.24%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 151 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (6.92%) Enterprise Software
3 56 (4.97%) Management Information System
4 30 (2.66%) Computer Science
5 22 (1.95%) N-Tier
6 21 (1.86%) Client/Server
7 20 (1.77%) Mathematics
8 14 (1.24%) Social Network
8 14 (1.24%) Inversion of Control
8 14 (1.24%) Open Source
9 11 (0.98%) NHS
9 11 (0.98%) Data Structures
10 7 (0.62%) Statistics
11 5 (0.44%) Replication
12 4 (0.35%) Data Conversion
12 4 (0.35%) Physics
12 4 (0.35%) PMI
13 3 (0.27%) Equities
13 3 (0.27%) Data Protection Act
13 3 (0.27%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 118 (10.47%) Windows
2 44 (3.90%) Linux
3 21 (1.86%) UNIX
4 18 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.62%) Solaris
7 3 (0.27%) Android
8 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.18%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.18%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.18%) HPUX
8 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.089%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.089%) AIX
9 1 (0.089%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.089%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (22.01%) Project Management
3 132 (11.71%) Business Intelligence
3 132 (11.71%) Scrum
4 117 (10.38%) E-Commerce
5 96 (8.52%) ITIL
6 90 (7.99%) PRINCE2
7 88 (7.81%) MVC
8 86 (7.63%) OO
9 78 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 74 (6.57%) Service Delivery
11 67 (5.94%) Business Analysis
12 66 (5.86%) Waterfall
13 65 (5.77%) Service Management
14 63 (5.59%) Mentoring
15 62 (5.50%) UML
16 60 (5.32%) Change Management
17 51 (4.53%) CRM
18 49 (4.35%) ETL
19 45 (3.99%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 332 (29.46%) SQL
2 166 (14.73%) C#
3 136 (12.07%) T-SQL
4 95 (8.43%) Java
5 59 (5.24%) VB.NET
6 51 (4.53%) JavaScript
7 33 (2.93%) PL/SQL
8 28 (2.48%) VB
9 27 (2.40%) VBA
10 20 (1.77%) R
11 18 (1.60%) C
12 9 (0.80%) Shell Script
13 8 (0.71%) PHP
14 7 (0.62%) C++
14 7 (0.62%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.35%) COBOL
16 3 (0.27%) VB6
17 2 (0.18%) Ruby
17 2 (0.18%) Python
17 2 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 100 (8.87%) Degree
2 73 (6.48%) ISEB
3 42 (3.73%) ISTQB
4 27 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 22 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (1.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 15 (1.33%) CCNP
8 14 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (0.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 11 (0.98%) CBAP
11 9 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (0.80%) APMP
12 7 (0.62%) CCIE
12 7 (0.62%) Security Cleared
13 6 (0.53%) MCSE
14 5 (0.44%) PMI Certification
14 5 (0.44%) CIMA
15 4 (0.35%) CISSP
15 4 (0.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (4.53%) SLA
2 48 (4.26%) QA
3 13 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (1.06%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.53%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.18%) P3O
7 2 (0.18%) Basel II
System Software
1 37 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.35%) XenApp
3 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (0.35%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.27%) vSphere
5 1 (0.089%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.089%) NFS
5 1 (0.089%) Samba
5 1 (0.089%) Xen
5 1 (0.089%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (1.60%) SCCM
2 14 (1.24%) SCOM
2 14 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.44%) Oracle EDQ
4 4 (0.35%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.18%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.089%) OpenView
6 1 (0.089%) Puppet
6 1 (0.089%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.089%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 264 (23.43%) Microsoft
2 145 (12.87%) Oracle
3 28 (2.48%) Cisco
4 15 (1.33%) VMware
4 15 (1.33%) Twitter
5 14 (1.24%) Facebook
5 14 (1.24%) SolarWinds
5 14 (1.24%) SAP
6 13 (1.15%) Citrix
7 12 (1.06%) HP
7 12 (1.06%) Business Objects
8 11 (0.98%) Hitachi
9 8 (0.71%) IBM
9 8 (0.71%) Informatica
10 7 (0.62%) Cognos
11 5 (0.44%) Laserfiche
12 4 (0.35%) Rackspace
12 4 (0.35%) Zend
12 4 (0.35%) Micro Focus
12 4 (0.35%) Symantec
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