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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 12 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 503 540 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 14.41% 14.67% 18.26%
As % of the General category 48.65% 55.05% 57.51%
Number of salaries quoted 426 459 349
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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
1034 981 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.63% 26.65% 31.74%
Number of salaries quoted 727 791 591
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,320 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Leeds

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 373 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
2 285 (26.32%) SQL
3 250 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 242 (22.35%) .NET
5 229 (21.14%) Project Management
6 206 (19.02%) SQL Server
7 199 (18.37%) MS Excel
8 145 (13.39%) C#
9 142 (13.11%) Scrum
10 132 (12.19%) Analytical Skills
11 130 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 125 (11.54%) Java
13 107 (9.88%) ITIL
14 98 (9.05%) Waterfall
15 96 (8.86%) PRINCE2
16 94 (8.68%) SDLC
17 91 (8.40%) Oracle
17 91 (8.40%) Banking
18 88 (8.13%) T-SQL
18 88 (8.13%) Business Intelligence
19 86 (7.94%) Service Delivery
20 84 (7.76%) HTML
21 82 (7.57%) JavaScript
21 82 (7.57%) Legal
22 80 (7.39%) Retail
23 79 (7.29%) Degree
24 75 (6.93%) ASP.NET
25 70 (6.46%) Windows
25 70 (6.46%) Business Analysis
26 68 (6.28%) MS Office

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 47 (4.34%) SAS
2 32 (2.95%) SharePoint
3 20 (1.85%) Apache
4 13 (1.20%) MS Exchange
5 9 (0.83%) WebSphere
6 8 (0.74%) IIS
7 7 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.65%) CMS
7 7 (0.65%) NServiceBus
7 7 (0.65%) Apache Pig
8 6 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.37%) Lync
9 4 (0.37%) Mule ESB
9 4 (0.37%) Mule
10 3 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.18%) Confluence
11 2 (0.18%) DNN
11 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 199 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 68 (6.28%) MS Office
3 40 (3.69%) MS Visio
4 36 (3.32%) MS Project
5 34 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.55%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.28%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.28%) InDesign
9 1 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 19 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.37%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.37%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.28%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.28%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.28%) SAP SCM
5 3 (0.28%) SAP LE
5 3 (0.28%) SAP HCM
5 3 (0.28%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.092%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.092%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 38 (3.51%) SaaS
2 4 (0.37%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.28%) Mimecast
4 2 (0.18%) Office 365
5 1 (0.092%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.092%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.88%) Intranet
2 26 (2.40%) Internet
3 22 (2.03%) Firewall
4 18 (1.66%) Extranet
5 15 (1.39%) SAN
6 13 (1.20%) WAN
7 12 (1.11%) LAN
8 10 (0.92%) DNS
9 5 (0.46%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.46%) VPN
9 5 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.28%) NAS
10 3 (0.28%) Wireless
10 3 (0.28%) IPsec
10 3 (0.28%) Network Security
10 3 (0.28%) WebEx
10 3 (0.28%) VoIP
10 3 (0.28%) DMZ
11 2 (0.18%) SMTP
11 2 (0.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (19.02%) SQL Server
2 60 (5.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (4.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (3.42%) Relational Database
5 31 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (2.77%) Oracle Database
7 24 (2.22%) MySQL
8 23 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (1.94%) RDBMS
9 21 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (1.66%) NoSQL
11 17 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (1.39%) QlikView
13 13 (1.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 13 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (0.92%) Hadoop
15 9 (0.83%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 8 (0.74%) Big Data
16 8 (0.74%) MongoDB
16 8 (0.74%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 28 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (2.31%) Visual Studio
3 24 (2.22%) NUnit
4 21 (1.94%) MSTest
5 15 (1.39%) Rhino Mocks
5 15 (1.39%) Moq
6 11 (1.02%) JUnit
7 8 (0.74%) JIRA
8 7 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (0.55%) Subversion
9 6 (0.55%) Grunt
10 5 (0.46%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (0.28%) Synon
11 3 (0.28%) Git (software)
12 2 (0.18%) GitLab
12 2 (0.18%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.18%) Ant
12 2 (0.18%) Talend Open Studio
13 1 (0.092%) TeamCity
General
1 91 (8.40%) Banking
2 82 (7.57%) Legal
3 80 (7.39%) Retail
4 64 (5.91%) Telecoms
5 35 (3.23%) Marketing
6 22 (2.03%) Manufacturing
7 14 (1.29%) Games
8 10 (0.92%) Financial Institution
8 10 (0.92%) Back Office
9 9 (0.83%) Advertising
10 7 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.55%) Local Government
12 5 (0.46%) Electronics
13 4 (0.37%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.37%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.28%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.18%) Automotive
15 2 (0.18%) Law
16 1 (0.092%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 268 (24.75%) Analyst
2 217 (20.04%) Developer
3 169 (15.60%) Business Analyst
4 157 (14.50%) Project Manager
5 87 (8.03%) Systems Analyst
6 75 (6.93%) Business Systems Analyst
7 47 (4.34%) Agile Business Analyst
8 45 (4.16%) Consultant
8 45 (4.16%) .NET Developer
9 41 (3.79%) Architect
9 41 (3.79%) Software Engineer
9 41 (3.79%) Senior Developer
10 33 (3.05%) Agile Project Manager
11 30 (2.77%) Senior Analyst
12 25 (2.31%) Software Developer
12 25 (2.31%) Infrastructure Manager
13 24 (2.22%) IT Project Manager
14 22 (2.03%) Service Manager
14 22 (2.03%) Programme Manager
14 22 (2.03%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (22.35%) .NET
2 84 (7.76%) HTML
3 75 (6.93%) ASP.NET
4 52 (4.80%) CSS
4 52 (4.80%) HTML5
5 44 (4.06%) J2EE
6 41 (3.79%) WinForms
6 41 (3.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (3.69%) jQuery
8 36 (3.32%) WCF
9 32 (2.95%) Spring
10 30 (2.77%) .NET Framework
10 30 (2.77%) AngularJS
11 29 (2.68%) Web Services
12 27 (2.49%) XML
13 26 (2.40%) Hibernate
13 26 (2.40%) WPF
14 24 (2.22%) RESTful
15 19 (1.75%) Java EE
16 18 (1.66%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 132 (12.19%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
3 50 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 40 (3.69%) Data Centre
5 19 (1.75%) Clustering
6 18 (1.66%) Client/Server
6 18 (1.66%) Computer Science
7 15 (1.39%) Social Network
7 15 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
7 15 (1.39%) Social Media
7 15 (1.39%) NHS
8 13 (1.20%) Replication
9 10 (0.92%) Data Integration
10 8 (0.74%) Statistics
11 7 (0.65%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.55%) User Experience
13 5 (0.46%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.46%) DTV
14 4 (0.37%) Tandem
14 4 (0.37%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 70 (6.46%) Windows
2 29 (2.68%) Linux
3 25 (2.31%) UNIX
4 15 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.55%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.46%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.37%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.18%) Debian
10 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.092%) AIX
11 1 (0.092%) Solaris
11 1 (0.092%) Android
11 1 (0.092%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.092%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
2 229 (21.14%) Project Management
3 142 (13.11%) Scrum
4 130 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 107 (9.88%) ITIL
6 98 (9.05%) Waterfall
7 96 (8.86%) PRINCE2
8 94 (8.68%) SDLC
9 88 (8.13%) Business Intelligence
10 86 (7.94%) Service Delivery
11 70 (6.46%) Business Analysis
12 66 (6.09%) TDD
12 66 (6.09%) Software Delivery
13 59 (5.45%) Mentoring
13 59 (5.45%) Workflow
14 55 (5.08%) UML
15 52 (4.80%) MVC
16 51 (4.71%) Change Management
16 51 (4.71%) Software Engineering
17 49 (4.52%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 285 (26.32%) SQL
2 145 (13.39%) C#
3 125 (11.54%) Java
4 88 (8.13%) T-SQL
5 82 (7.57%) JavaScript
6 38 (3.51%) VB.NET
7 27 (2.49%) PHP
8 19 (1.75%) PL/SQL
9 15 (1.39%) VB
10 13 (1.20%) C
10 13 (1.20%) C++
11 12 (1.11%) VBA
12 10 (0.92%) PowerShell
13 9 (0.83%) VB6
13 9 (0.83%) Python
13 9 (0.83%) Perl
14 8 (0.74%) VBScript
15 7 (0.65%) Ruby
16 6 (0.55%) Scala
16 6 (0.55%) R
Qualifications
1 79 (7.29%) Degree
2 37 (3.42%) ISEB
3 23 (2.12%) ISTQB
4 22 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (1.75%) ACCA
6 14 (1.29%) CIMA
7 11 (1.02%) CISA
7 11 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (1.02%) PMP
7 11 (1.02%) PMI Certification
8 10 (0.92%) CCNA
9 9 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (0.83%) SAS Certification
9 9 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (0.74%) MCDBA
10 8 (0.74%) CISM
11 6 (0.55%) APMP
11 6 (0.55%) CCNP
11 6 (0.55%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (5.45%) QA
2 29 (2.68%) SLA
3 14 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.20%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.83%) COBIT
6 5 (0.46%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.18%) BS25999
8 1 (0.092%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.83%) vSphere
4 8 (0.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 6 (0.55%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.28%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.092%) Samba
7 1 (0.092%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.092%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.092%) XenApp
7 1 (0.092%) XenServer
7 1 (0.092%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.092%) NFS
7 1 (0.092%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.092%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.092%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (0.74%) SCCM
2 7 (0.65%) SCOM
3 3 (0.28%) Puppet
3 3 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.18%) Oracle EDQ
4 2 (0.18%) SCDPM
4 2 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.092%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.092%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.092%) Salt
5 1 (0.092%) vMotion
5 1 (0.092%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.092%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.092%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 250 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 91 (8.40%) Oracle
3 26 (2.40%) VMware
4 23 (2.12%) Cisco
5 15 (1.39%) Facebook
5 15 (1.39%) Twitter
6 14 (1.29%) HP
7 13 (1.20%) SAP
8 12 (1.11%) CheckPoint
9 11 (1.02%) Splunk
10 8 (0.74%) Google
10 8 (0.74%) Tableau
10 8 (0.74%) NetApp
11 7 (0.65%) Avaya
12 5 (0.46%) Alterian
13 4 (0.37%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.37%) Citrix
13 4 (0.37%) Zend
13 4 (0.37%) F5
14 3 (0.28%) BT
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Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum FS Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: Yesterday
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Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + On Application
Posted: Yesterday
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Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 000 to £65 000 basic (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 to £65 000 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
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Spring Technology
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Explore Group
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Cranford Solutions (UK) Ltd
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus/Package/Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
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