The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 22 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 16 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 6.58% 10.00% 2.83%
As % of the General category 23.53% 55.56% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 2
Average salary £28,500 £29,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.38% -32.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £46,750
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 Wakefield region.

General Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
68 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 27.98% 18.00% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 41 12 27
Average salary £30,000 £29,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% -15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £24,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £33,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Finance
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Wakefield region.

Finance Salary Trend in Wakefield

Finance
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 13 (43.33%) Retail
3 10 (33.33%) .NET
4 9 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 9 (30.00%) Degree
5 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (23.33%) Fujitsu
6 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
7 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 5 (16.67%) Software Architecture
8 5 (16.67%) CESG Infosec
8 5 (16.67%) Release Management
8 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 5 (16.67%) RMADS
8 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
8 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity
8 5 (16.67%) Information Security
8 5 (16.67%) X++
8 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 5 (16.67%) CESG
8 5 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (16.67%) MS Office
8 5 (16.67%) C#
8 5 (16.67%) C++
8 5 (16.67%) Java
8 5 (16.67%) BCP
8 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 17799

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) VPN
1 4 (13.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.33%) OLAP
1 4 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (13.33%) MS Access
1 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Ranorex
General
1 13 (43.33%) Retail
2 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Security Officer
2 5 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Support
3 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (13.33%) Report Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Report Writer
4 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Tester
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Auditor
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate Data Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Service Operations Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) RMADS
2 5 (16.67%) CESG
3 2 (6.67%) CMDB
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Software Architecture
1 5 (16.67%) Release Management
1 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (16.67%) Integration Testing
1 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
1 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity
1 5 (16.67%) Information Security
1 5 (16.67%) BCP
2 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (13.33%) EAM
2 4 (13.33%) ERP
2 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
3 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) Validation
4 2 (6.67%) ISMS
4 2 (6.67%) Matrix Management
4 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (16.67%) X++
3 5 (16.67%) C#
3 5 (16.67%) C++
3 5 (16.67%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) CESG Infosec
1 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Fujitsu
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix
3 4 (13.33%) AppSense
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