The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 534 474 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 14.54% 18.36% 19.87%
As % of the General category 54.83% 57.73% 62.01%
Number of salaries quoted 454 352 429
Average salary £41,438 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.62% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
974 821 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 26.53% 31.81% 32.04%
Number of salaries quoted 792 596 683
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
West Yorkshire

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 1 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Leeds

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 238 (20.84%) SQL
2 237 (20.75%) Project Management
3 208 (18.21%) .NET
4 197 (17.25%) Microsoft
5 175 (15.32%) SQL Server
6 149 (13.05%) Banking
7 147 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
8 141 (12.35%) C#
9 134 (11.73%) Windows
10 130 (11.38%) MS Excel
11 129 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
12 123 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 120 (10.51%) PRINCE2
14 114 (9.98%) Business Analysis
15 101 (8.84%) Retail
16 98 (8.58%) ASP.NET
17 97 (8.49%) Oracle
18 95 (8.32%) Scrum
19 90 (7.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 88 (7.71%) Degree
21 84 (7.36%) Java
22 82 (7.18%) XML
23 79 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
24 77 (6.74%) HTML
25 76 (6.65%) ITIL
26 75 (6.57%) T-SQL
26 75 (6.57%) Risk Management
27 70 (6.13%) MVC
28 68 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 68 (5.95%) Web Services

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 51 (4.47%) SAS
2 32 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (0.79%) MS Project Server
5 8 (0.70%) WebSphere
5 8 (0.70%) Apache
6 6 (0.53%) NServiceBus
6 6 (0.53%) IIS
7 5 (0.44%) OpenEdge
8 4 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.35%) Lync
8 4 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (0.35%) CMS
8 4 (0.35%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.26%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.26%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.26%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.26%) WordPress
9 3 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 130 (11.38%) MS Excel
2 61 (5.34%) MS Office
3 36 (3.15%) MS Visio
3 36 (3.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (2.89%) MS Project
5 9 (0.79%) SPSS
5 9 (0.79%) PowerPivot
6 5 (0.44%) Acrobat
6 5 (0.44%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.44%) InDesign
7 2 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.088%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.14%) SAP FI
2 11 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (0.96%) SAP CO
2 11 (0.96%) Magento
3 9 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.44%) SAP HR
7 4 (0.35%) SAP Travel Management
8 3 (0.26%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.26%) SAP HCM
8 3 (0.26%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.18%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.18%) SAP SD
10 1 (0.088%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.088%) SAP Payroll
10 1 (0.088%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.088%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.088%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.44%) SaaS
2 2 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.33%) Internet
2 34 (2.98%) Firewall
3 24 (2.10%) DNS
4 22 (1.93%) WAN
4 22 (1.93%) LAN
5 21 (1.84%) Network Security
5 21 (1.84%) SAN
6 18 (1.58%) VoIP
7 11 (0.96%) Intranet
8 9 (0.79%) MPLS
9 8 (0.70%) VPN
10 7 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (0.53%) SSH
11 6 (0.53%) DHCP
11 6 (0.53%) TCP/IP
11 6 (0.53%) EIGRP
12 5 (0.44%) BGP
12 5 (0.44%) OSPF
12 5 (0.44%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 90 (7.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 79 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
4 68 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 58 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 30 (2.63%) Relational Database
8 29 (2.54%) Oracle Database
9 27 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 27 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 21 (1.84%) RDBMS
11 20 (1.75%) Data Mining
11 20 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
12 19 (1.66%) NoSQL
13 16 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
14 14 (1.23%) MySQL
15 13 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
16 9 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
16 9 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 9 (0.79%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 36 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (2.28%) Selenium
3 18 (1.58%) SpecFlow
3 18 (1.58%) JIRA
4 16 (1.40%) Visual Studio
5 13 (1.14%) FitNesse
5 13 (1.14%) Cucumber
6 10 (0.88%) LoadRunner
7 7 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (0.61%) Ant
7 7 (0.61%) Subversion
7 7 (0.61%) Hudson
8 6 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.44%) WebSpeed
9 5 (0.44%) Dreamweaver
9 5 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 2 (0.18%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.18%) Axure RP
General
1 149 (13.05%) Banking
2 101 (8.84%) Retail
3 61 (5.34%) Marketing
4 34 (2.98%) Retail Banking
5 32 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 28 (2.45%) Legal
7 24 (2.10%) Financial Institution
8 17 (1.49%) Games
9 16 (1.40%) Advertising
10 14 (1.23%) Law
11 9 (0.79%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.61%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.35%) Interactive Media
13 4 (0.35%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.35%) Billing
14 3 (0.26%) Back Office
15 1 (0.088%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.088%) Automotive
15 1 (0.088%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 342 (29.95%) Analyst
2 187 (16.37%) Developer
3 171 (14.97%) Business Analyst
4 157 (13.75%) Project Manager
5 108 (9.46%) Consultant
6 58 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
7 52 (4.55%) .NET Developer
8 46 (4.03%) Architect
9 36 (3.15%) Test Analyst
10 35 (3.06%) Software Developer
11 34 (2.98%) Senior Business Analyst
12 29 (2.54%) Senior Developer
12 29 (2.54%) Solutions Architect
12 29 (2.54%) Team Leader
12 29 (2.54%) PMO Analyst
13 27 (2.36%) Infrastructure Manager
13 27 (2.36%) Business Consultant
14 25 (2.19%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 23 (2.01%) MI Analyst
15 23 (2.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (18.21%) .NET
2 98 (8.58%) ASP.NET
3 82 (7.18%) XML
4 77 (6.74%) HTML
5 68 (5.95%) Web Services
6 56 (4.90%) CSS
7 52 (4.55%) .NET Framework
8 49 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 45 (3.94%) jQuery
10 43 (3.77%) WCF
11 30 (2.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 26 (2.28%) WinForms
13 25 (2.19%) WSDL
13 25 (2.19%) SOAP
14 23 (2.01%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 20 (1.75%) XSD
15 20 (1.75%) HTML5
16 17 (1.49%) ASP.NET 2.0
16 17 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web API
17 16 (1.40%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 67 (5.87%) Management Information System
2 26 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (1.40%) iPhone
4 15 (1.31%) Computer Science
5 13 (1.14%) iPad
6 11 (0.96%) NHS
6 11 (0.96%) N-Tier
7 10 (0.88%) Credit Risk
7 10 (0.88%) Visualisation
7 10 (0.88%) Clustering
7 10 (0.88%) Client/Server
8 9 (0.79%) PKI
9 8 (0.70%) Mathematics
10 7 (0.61%) iSeries
11 6 (0.53%) Statistics
11 6 (0.53%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.44%) PMI
12 5 (0.44%) IVR
12 5 (0.44%) Open Source
12 5 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 134 (11.73%) Windows
2 63 (5.52%) UNIX
3 25 (2.19%) Linux
4 18 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (1.23%) Windows XP
6 13 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (0.70%) Windows 8
8 6 (0.53%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.26%) Android
9 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.088%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (20.75%) Project Management
2 147 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
4 123 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 120 (10.51%) PRINCE2
6 114 (9.98%) Business Analysis
7 95 (8.32%) Scrum
8 76 (6.65%) ITIL
9 75 (6.57%) Risk Management
10 70 (6.13%) MVC
11 66 (5.78%) UML
12 64 (5.60%) OO
13 63 (5.52%) ETL
14 61 (5.34%) Information Security
15 52 (4.55%) CRM
16 48 (4.20%) Time Management
16 48 (4.20%) Data Management
17 44 (3.85%) Service Delivery
17 44 (3.85%) Change Management
18 43 (3.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 238 (20.84%) SQL
2 141 (12.35%) C#
3 84 (7.36%) Java
4 75 (6.57%) T-SQL
5 55 (4.82%) JavaScript
6 41 (3.59%) VB.NET
7 28 (2.45%) C
8 24 (2.10%) VBA
9 23 (2.01%) PL/SQL
10 21 (1.84%) PHP
11 16 (1.40%) VB
12 9 (0.79%) C++
13 7 (0.61%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.53%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.44%) Progress 4GL
15 5 (0.44%) VBScript
16 4 (0.35%) Perl
17 2 (0.18%) SAS Macro
17 2 (0.18%) ABAP
17 2 (0.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 88 (7.71%) Degree
2 47 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 38 (3.33%) ISEB
4 34 (2.98%) CISA
5 33 (2.89%) CISSP
6 22 (1.93%) CIMA
7 20 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 14 (1.23%) CCNP
10 10 (0.88%) CCIE
10 10 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (0.79%) MCSE
11 9 (0.79%) ISTQB
12 8 (0.70%) MCITP
12 8 (0.70%) ACCA
13 6 (0.53%) CRISC
13 6 (0.53%) QiCA
14 5 (0.44%) CCNA
14 5 (0.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (5.69%) QA
2 38 (3.33%) SLA
3 34 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (2.28%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.96%) COBIT
6 5 (0.44%) FATCA
6 5 (0.44%) AIFMD
7 4 (0.35%) EFQM
7 4 (0.35%) Basel II
8 2 (0.18%) P3O
8 2 (0.18%) TickIT
8 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.088%) Data Quality
System Software
1 45 (3.94%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.44%) VMware ESX
3 5 (0.44%) vSphere
4 3 (0.26%) XenApp
4 3 (0.26%) Sendmail
4 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 21 (1.84%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (1.31%) SCCM
3 9 (0.79%) ARCserve
4 4 (0.35%) Oracle EDQ
5 3 (0.26%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.26%) Nessus
6 2 (0.18%) SCOM
6 2 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.18%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.088%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.088%) OpenView
7 1 (0.088%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.088%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 197 (17.25%) Microsoft
2 97 (8.49%) Oracle
3 43 (3.77%) HP
4 30 (2.63%) SAP
5 28 (2.45%) VMware
6 27 (2.36%) Cisco
6 27 (2.36%) Citrix
7 22 (1.93%) JD Edwards
8 15 (1.31%) Business Objects
9 14 (1.23%) Zend
9 14 (1.23%) Informatica
10 13 (1.14%) Adobe
11 12 (1.05%) Splunk
12 10 (0.88%) SolarWinds
12 10 (0.88%) IBM
13 9 (0.79%) Tableau
13 9 (0.79%) Neolane
14 8 (0.70%) Intel
15 7 (0.61%) Sencha
16 6 (0.53%) Siebel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus, pension, and additional
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus, pension, and additional
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Pension Scheme, Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum Blue Chip Benefits + Progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago