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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 637 544 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.82% 19.54% 15.07%
As % of the General category 62.64% 60.11% 52.37%
Number of salaries quoted 543 454 298
Average salary £43,000 £38,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.41% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £68,250
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
1017 905 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 26.85% 32.51% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 811 760 595
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,225 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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 17 April 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Leeds

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 321 (25.72%) Project Management
2 256 (20.51%) Microsoft
3 242 (19.39%) SQL
4 197 (15.79%) .NET
5 182 (14.58%) SQL Server
6 168 (13.46%) MS Excel
7 167 (13.38%) Windows
8 160 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 157 (12.58%) Banking
10 143 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
11 142 (11.38%) PRINCE2
12 138 (11.06%) Business Analysis
13 134 (10.74%) Oracle
13 134 (10.74%) Scrum
14 123 (9.86%) C#
15 118 (9.46%) Java
16 115 (9.21%) QA
17 114 (9.13%) XML
18 108 (8.65%) Risk Management
19 104 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
20 102 (8.17%) Retail
21 101 (8.09%) Degree
22 92 (7.37%) ITIL
23 86 (6.89%) T-SQL
24 81 (6.49%) UNIX
25 78 (6.25%) Management Information System
26 77 (6.17%) ASP.NET
27 71 (5.69%) OO
27 71 (5.69%) MVC
28 69 (5.53%) RUP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 56 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 47 (3.77%) SAS
3 25 (2.00%) Lync
4 23 (1.84%) SharePoint Server
5 22 (1.76%) WebSphere
5 22 (1.76%) Apache
6 20 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 16 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (1.20%) MS Exchange
8 15 (1.20%) IIS
8 15 (1.20%) SharePoint Foundation
8 15 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (0.96%) Tomcat
10 10 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (0.72%) MS Project Server
12 8 (0.64%) IBM HTTP Server
13 7 (0.56%) FileNet
14 6 (0.48%) CMS
Applications
1 168 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 63 (5.05%) MS Office
3 50 (4.01%) MS Visio
4 44 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 41 (3.29%) MS Project
6 19 (1.52%) PowerPivot
7 15 (1.20%) InfoPath
8 11 (0.88%) SPSS
9 5 (0.40%) Niku Workbench
10 2 (0.16%) Stata
10 2 (0.16%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.080%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 16 (1.28%) Magento
2 14 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.96%) SAP FI
4 10 (0.80%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (0.80%) SAP CO
5 6 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.24%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.16%) SAP Travel Management
8 2 (0.16%) Exstream
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.16%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.16%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.16%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.16%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (4.25%) SAN
2 23 (1.84%) DNS
3 21 (1.68%) FTP
4 18 (1.44%) Internet
5 14 (1.12%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.12%) WAN
6 13 (1.04%) LAN
7 11 (0.88%) Intranet
7 11 (0.88%) Network Security
8 9 (0.72%) HTTP
9 5 (0.40%) VPN
10 4 (0.32%) VoIP
10 4 (0.32%) CTI
10 4 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.32%) Firewall
11 3 (0.24%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.16%) BIG-IP
12 2 (0.16%) Wireless
13 1 (0.080%) IPsec
13 1 (0.080%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 58 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
3 49 (3.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 43 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 41 (3.29%) MySQL
7 36 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 36 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 29 (2.32%) Oracle Database 10g
10 22 (1.76%) Data Mining
11 21 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 21 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
13 14 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
14 13 (1.04%) DB2
15 12 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
15 12 (0.96%) BusinessObjects XI
15 12 (0.96%) BODI
16 11 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 64 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (2.48%) Selenium
3 23 (1.84%) FitNesse
3 23 (1.84%) Cucumber
4 22 (1.76%) SpecFlow
4 22 (1.76%) Visual Studio
5 20 (1.60%) NUnit
5 20 (1.60%) MSTest
6 10 (0.80%) Rational Application Developer
7 9 (0.72%) Git (software)
7 9 (0.72%) LoadRunner
8 7 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
8 7 (0.56%) JIRA
9 5 (0.40%) WebSpeed
10 4 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.32%) Subversion
10 4 (0.32%) JUnit
10 4 (0.32%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 4 (0.32%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
General
1 157 (12.58%) Banking
2 102 (8.17%) Retail
3 58 (4.65%) Marketing
4 39 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 33 (2.64%) Legal
5 33 (2.64%) Retail Banking
6 26 (2.08%) Financial Institution
7 22 (1.76%) Games
8 15 (1.20%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.96%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.56%) Law
11 6 (0.48%) Back Office
12 5 (0.40%) Billing
13 4 (0.32%) Advertising
14 3 (0.24%) Automotive
14 3 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
15 2 (0.16%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.16%) Front Office
15 2 (0.16%) Czech Language
15 2 (0.16%) Hungarian Language
Job Titles
1 299 (23.96%) Analyst
2 222 (17.79%) Project Manager
3 173 (13.86%) Developer
4 113 (9.05%) Business Analyst
5 107 (8.57%) Consultant
6 82 (6.57%) Senior Analyst
7 67 (5.37%) Senior Manager
8 55 (4.41%) Test Analyst
9 49 (3.93%) Senior Project Manager
10 48 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
11 47 (3.77%) Administrator
12 37 (2.96%) Architect
12 37 (2.96%) Senior Developer
13 36 (2.88%) Senior Business Analyst
13 36 (2.88%) Service Manager
13 36 (2.88%) .NET Developer
14 35 (2.80%) Systems Analyst
14 35 (2.80%) PMO Analyst
15 34 (2.72%) Agile Business Analyst
16 30 (2.40%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (15.79%) .NET
2 114 (9.13%) XML
3 77 (6.17%) ASP.NET
4 59 (4.73%) Web Services
5 51 (4.09%) HTML
6 49 (3.93%) J2EE
7 40 (3.21%) WCF
8 39 (3.13%) CSS
9 34 (2.72%) SOAP
9 34 (2.72%) jQuery
10 30 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 30 (2.40%) WSDL
11 29 (2.32%) XSD
12 24 (1.92%) .NET Framework
13 18 (1.44%) XSLT
13 18 (1.44%) Middleware
14 14 (1.12%) LAMP
15 13 (1.04%) HTML5
15 13 (1.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 12 (0.96%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 78 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 41 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (1.68%) Statistics
4 19 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 15 (1.20%) NHS
5 15 (1.20%) Equities
6 14 (1.12%) Visualisation
7 11 (0.88%) Mobile App
8 8 (0.64%) Credit Risk
9 7 (0.56%) Clustering
9 7 (0.56%) Mainframe
9 7 (0.56%) iSeries
10 6 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
11 5 (0.40%) Chip and PIN
11 5 (0.40%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.40%) IVR
11 5 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.32%) Online Banking
12 4 (0.32%) Data Conversion
13 3 (0.24%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 167 (13.38%) Windows
2 81 (6.49%) UNIX
3 46 (3.69%) Linux
4 13 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (0.96%) Windows 8
5 12 (0.96%) Windows XP
6 10 (0.80%) AIX
7 9 (0.72%) Solaris
7 9 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.32%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.24%) zOS
9 3 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.080%) CentOS
11 1 (0.080%) MVS
11 1 (0.080%) Debian
11 1 (0.080%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.080%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (25.72%) Project Management
2 160 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 143 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
4 142 (11.38%) PRINCE2
5 138 (11.06%) Business Analysis
6 134 (10.74%) Scrum
7 108 (8.65%) Risk Management
8 104 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 92 (7.37%) ITIL
10 71 (5.69%) OO
10 71 (5.69%) MVC
11 69 (5.53%) RUP
12 62 (4.97%) Service Delivery
13 59 (4.73%) CRM
14 58 (4.65%) UML
14 58 (4.65%) Waterfall
15 55 (4.41%) Change Management
16 53 (4.25%) Software Engineering
16 53 (4.25%) Business Development
17 52 (4.17%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 242 (19.39%) SQL
2 123 (9.86%) C#
3 118 (9.46%) Java
4 86 (6.89%) T-SQL
5 51 (4.09%) PHP
6 43 (3.45%) JavaScript
7 40 (3.21%) VBA
8 31 (2.48%) C
9 29 (2.32%) VB.NET
10 23 (1.84%) C++
11 22 (1.76%) PL/SQL
12 19 (1.52%) VB
13 14 (1.12%) Smalltalk
14 10 (0.80%) Perl
15 9 (0.72%) Bash Shell
16 8 (0.64%) VBScript
16 8 (0.64%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.56%) Ruby
18 5 (0.40%) Progress 4GL
18 5 (0.40%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 101 (8.09%) Degree
2 61 (4.89%) CISA
3 39 (3.13%) CIMA
4 37 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 36 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 35 (2.80%) MCSE
7 31 (2.48%) ISEB
8 19 (1.52%) CISSP
9 17 (1.36%) MCITP
10 16 (1.28%) HP ASE
11 12 (0.96%) CRISC
11 12 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 11 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (0.80%) CCNA
14 9 (0.72%) MCSA
15 8 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (0.64%) NCDA
16 7 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (0.48%) Security Cleared
17 6 (0.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (9.21%) QA
2 44 (3.53%) SLA
3 24 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.28%) COBIT
5 13 (1.04%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 4 (0.32%) Basel II
7 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.24%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.16%) TickIT
8 2 (0.16%) EFQM
System Software
1 31 (2.48%) Active Directory
2 29 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.16%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.080%) RACF
6 1 (0.080%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.080%) Squid
6 1 (0.080%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.080%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.080%) vSphere
6 1 (0.080%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 30 (2.40%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.96%) SCCM
3 10 (0.80%) Data Guard
4 9 (0.72%) ARCserve
5 4 (0.32%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.080%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.080%) Netcool
Vendors
1 256 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 134 (10.74%) Oracle
3 61 (4.89%) HP
4 41 (3.29%) VMware
5 34 (2.72%) SAP
6 28 (2.24%) Zend
7 27 (2.16%) Business Objects
8 24 (1.92%) Citrix
9 23 (1.84%) Cisco
10 19 (1.52%) IBM
11 15 (1.20%) SolarWinds
12 13 (1.04%) Adobe
13 12 (0.96%) Cognos
14 9 (0.72%) Tableau
14 9 (0.72%) Neolane
15 8 (0.64%) JBoss
15 8 (0.64%) EMC
15 8 (0.64%) NetApp
16 7 (0.56%) Hyperion
17 6 (0.48%) Informatica
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sogeti
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus 5% pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum Plus car allowance, pension, healthc
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £43000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TRG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Works Recruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Premier Farnell
Posted: 5 days ago