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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 9 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 517 598 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.47% 18.43% 19.83%
As % of the General category 53.58% 66.67% 67.48%
Number of salaries quoted 416 413 502
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
965 897 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 28.87% 27.64% 29.39%
Number of salaries quoted 793 640 724
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +16.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
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 24 December 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Leeds

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 309 (28.56%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (28.19%) SQL
3 246 (22.74%) Microsoft
4 219 (20.24%) SQL Server
5 217 (20.06%) Project Management
6 180 (16.64%) .NET
7 174 (16.08%) MS Excel
8 161 (14.88%) C#
9 160 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
10 140 (12.94%) Retail
11 134 (12.38%) Business Intelligence
12 131 (12.11%) Oracle
13 121 (11.18%) T-SQL
14 119 (11.00%) Windows
15 116 (10.72%) Scrum
16 109 (10.07%) ASP.NET
17 108 (9.98%) E-Commerce
18 105 (9.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 95 (8.78%) Banking
20 94 (8.69%) Java
21 93 (8.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 86 (7.95%) Degree
23 82 (7.58%) PRINCE2
23 82 (7.58%) OO
24 81 (7.49%) ITIL
25 78 (7.21%) MVC
26 75 (6.93%) Business Analysis
27 74 (6.84%) UML
28 73 (6.75%) Data Warehouse
29 71 (6.56%) HTML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 48 (4.44%) SAS
2 31 (2.87%) SharePoint
3 24 (2.22%) Apache
4 22 (2.03%) WebLogic
5 20 (1.85%) WebSphere
6 12 (1.11%) NServiceBus
6 12 (1.11%) MS Exchange
6 12 (1.11%) CMS
7 10 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
7 10 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (0.83%) MS Project Server
9 4 (0.37%) Node.js
9 4 (0.37%) Drupal
9 4 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.37%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.37%) IIS
10 3 (0.28%) JBoss
10 3 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.28%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 174 (16.08%) MS Excel
2 47 (4.34%) MS Office
3 40 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 38 (3.51%) MS Project
5 35 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.65%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.65%) Acrobat
6 7 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.65%) InDesign
7 4 (0.37%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.37%) JDE OneWorld
5 4 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.37%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.28%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.28%) SAP Travel Management
6 3 (0.28%) Summit
6 3 (0.28%) FLEXCUBE
6 3 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.28%) Sage 50
6 3 (0.28%) Finacle
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.092%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.092%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.02%) SaaS
2 3 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.96%) Firewall
2 30 (2.77%) Internet
3 28 (2.59%) VoIP
4 20 (1.85%) DNS
5 19 (1.76%) WAN
5 19 (1.76%) LAN
6 18 (1.66%) Network Security
7 17 (1.57%) MPLS
8 16 (1.48%) OSPF
8 16 (1.48%) BGP
8 16 (1.48%) EIGRP
9 14 (1.29%) SAN
10 9 (0.83%) VPN
11 8 (0.74%) LDAP
11 8 (0.74%) TCP/IP
12 7 (0.65%) DHCP
13 6 (0.55%) Kerberos
13 6 (0.55%) SNMP
13 6 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (0.55%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (20.24%) SQL Server
2 105 (9.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 93 (8.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 73 (6.75%) Data Warehouse
5 59 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 36 (3.33%) Relational Database
8 30 (2.77%) Oracle Database
9 29 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
10 24 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
11 23 (2.13%) QlikView
12 22 (2.03%) NoSQL
13 18 (1.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 17 (1.57%) RDBMS
15 13 (1.20%) Data Mining
15 13 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (0.92%) MS Access
17 9 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
18 8 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
19 5 (0.46%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 52 (4.81%) JIRA
2 51 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (2.59%) Oracle Forms
4 23 (2.13%) Visual Studio
5 19 (1.76%) Subversion
6 15 (1.39%) JUnit
7 12 (1.11%) Selenium
7 12 (1.11%) Jenkins
8 11 (1.02%) NUnit
8 11 (1.02%) MSTest
8 11 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
8 11 (1.02%) Moq
8 11 (1.02%) Maven
9 10 (0.92%) FitNesse
10 8 (0.74%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.46%) Dreamweaver
12 4 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
13 2 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.18%) ERwin
13 2 (0.18%) Cucumber
General
1 140 (12.94%) Retail
2 95 (8.78%) Banking
3 53 (4.90%) Telecoms
4 50 (4.62%) Legal
5 40 (3.70%) Games
6 35 (3.23%) Marketing
7 11 (1.02%) Retail Banking
8 9 (0.83%) Advertising
9 7 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.65%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.55%) Law
11 5 (0.46%) Back Office
11 5 (0.46%) Automotive
12 4 (0.37%) Interactive Media
12 4 (0.37%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.28%) Billing
14 1 (0.092%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.092%) French Language
14 1 (0.092%) German Language
14 1 (0.092%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 305 (28.19%) Analyst
2 208 (19.22%) Developer
3 149 (13.77%) Business Analyst
4 131 (12.11%) Project Manager
5 81 (7.49%) .NET Developer
6 69 (6.38%) Senior Developer
7 63 (5.82%) Architect
8 60 (5.55%) Senior Analyst
9 56 (5.18%) Software Developer
10 51 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
11 49 (4.53%) Consultant
12 44 (4.07%) Systems Analyst
13 39 (3.60%) Senior Manager
14 35 (3.23%) Business Systems Analyst
15 32 (2.96%) Test Analyst
15 32 (2.96%) Senior .NET Developer
16 31 (2.87%) Senior Project Manager
17 30 (2.77%) PMO Analyst
18 28 (2.59%) DBA
18 28 (2.59%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (16.64%) .NET
2 109 (10.07%) ASP.NET
3 71 (6.56%) HTML
3 71 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 69 (6.38%) .NET Framework
5 48 (4.44%) XML
6 42 (3.88%) WinForms
7 39 (3.60%) WPF
7 39 (3.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 38 (3.51%) CSS
9 36 (3.33%) Spring
10 35 (3.23%) Hibernate
11 34 (3.14%) jQuery
12 32 (2.96%) HTML5
12 32 (2.96%) Web Services
13 27 (2.50%) Java EE
14 20 (1.85%) ActiveMQ
15 19 (1.76%) WCF
16 15 (1.39%) AngularJS
17 12 (1.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 160 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (5.91%) Enterprise Software
3 49 (4.53%) Management Information System
4 25 (2.31%) N-Tier
5 24 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 23 (2.13%) Client/Server
7 19 (1.76%) Mathematics
8 12 (1.11%) Open Source
9 11 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
9 11 (1.02%) Social Network
10 8 (0.74%) PMI
10 8 (0.74%) NHS
11 6 (0.55%) PKI
11 6 (0.55%) Statistics
11 6 (0.55%) SecurID
11 6 (0.55%) Credit Risk
12 5 (0.46%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.46%) Clustering
13 4 (0.37%) Physics
13 4 (0.37%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 119 (11.00%) Windows
2 38 (3.51%) Linux
3 23 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (2.03%) UNIX
5 15 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.55%) Solaris
6 6 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.28%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.28%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.092%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.092%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.092%) Android
8 1 (0.092%) AIX
8 1 (0.092%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (28.56%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (20.06%) Project Management
3 134 (12.38%) Business Intelligence
4 116 (10.72%) Scrum
5 108 (9.98%) E-Commerce
6 82 (7.58%) PRINCE2
6 82 (7.58%) OO
7 81 (7.49%) ITIL
8 78 (7.21%) MVC
9 75 (6.93%) Business Analysis
10 74 (6.84%) UML
11 62 (5.73%) Change Management
12 61 (5.64%) Service Management
12 61 (5.64%) ETL
13 60 (5.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 58 (5.36%) Mentoring
15 57 (5.27%) Service Delivery
16 43 (3.97%) CRM
16 43 (3.97%) Waterfall
16 43 (3.97%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 305 (28.19%) SQL
2 161 (14.88%) C#
3 121 (11.18%) T-SQL
4 94 (8.69%) Java
5 50 (4.62%) VB.NET
6 48 (4.44%) JavaScript
7 32 (2.96%) PL/SQL
8 29 (2.68%) VBA
9 27 (2.50%) VB
10 20 (1.85%) R
11 18 (1.66%) C
12 11 (1.02%) PowerShell
13 8 (0.74%) C++
14 7 (0.65%) PHP
15 6 (0.55%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.18%) Ruby
16 2 (0.18%) COBOL
16 2 (0.18%) Python
17 1 (0.092%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.092%) Perl
Qualifications
1 86 (7.95%) Degree
2 71 (6.56%) ISEB
3 39 (3.60%) ISTQB
4 36 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 23 (2.13%) CCNP
7 18 (1.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 17 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (1.20%) CCIE
10 12 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 11 (1.02%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 11 (1.02%) CBAP
12 9 (0.83%) MCSE
12 9 (0.83%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.74%) APMP
14 7 (0.65%) Security Cleared
14 7 (0.65%) CCNA
14 7 (0.65%) CISSP
15 6 (0.55%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.34%) SLA
2 42 (3.88%) QA
3 13 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (1.02%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.46%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.18%) P3O
7 2 (0.18%) Basel II
8 1 (0.092%) EFQM
System Software
1 40 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.55%) XenApp
3 6 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (0.37%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.18%) vSphere
6 1 (0.092%) Xen
6 1 (0.092%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.092%) Samba
6 1 (0.092%) NFS
6 1 (0.092%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (1.85%) SCCM
2 13 (1.20%) SCOM
3 12 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.37%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.37%) Oracle EDQ
5 2 (0.18%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.092%) OpenView
6 1 (0.092%) Nessus
6 1 (0.092%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.092%) Puppet
6 1 (0.092%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.092%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 246 (22.74%) Microsoft
2 131 (12.11%) Oracle
3 43 (3.97%) Cisco
4 24 (2.22%) Citrix
5 22 (2.03%) SolarWinds
6 17 (1.57%) VMware
7 16 (1.48%) Informatica
7 16 (1.48%) SAP
8 15 (1.39%) JD Edwards
9 12 (1.11%) Twitter
10 11 (1.02%) Facebook
10 11 (1.02%) Hitachi
10 11 (1.02%) Business Objects
11 9 (0.83%) HP
12 7 (0.65%) IBM
12 7 (0.65%) Cognos
12 7 (0.65%) Adobe
13 6 (0.55%) ScanSafe
13 6 (0.55%) IronPort
14 4 (0.37%) Zend
Leeds, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, 25 Hols + Stat
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jumar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension and bonus schemes.
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago