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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 14 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 18 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 8.37% 7.21% 4.46%
As % of the General category 29.51% 42.11% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 4
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
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
61 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 28.37% 17.12% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 40 14 28
Average salary £30,000 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
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 22 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (50.00%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) .NET
3 10 (35.71%) Retail
4 9 (32.14%) Degree
4 9 (32.14%) VB.NET
5 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 6 (21.43%) C#
7 5 (17.86%) C++
7 5 (17.86%) Java
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
7 5 (17.86%) MS Office
7 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
7 5 (17.86%) BCP
7 5 (17.86%) X++
7 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
7 5 (17.86%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity
7 5 (17.86%) Information Security
7 5 (17.86%) CESG
7 5 (17.86%) Release Management
7 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Integration Testing
7 5 (17.86%) CESG Infosec
7 5 (17.86%) Software Architecture
7 5 (17.86%) RMADS
7 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (14.29%) Telecoms

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (14.29%) MS Access
2 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.29%) OLAP
2 4 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Ranorex
General
1 10 (35.71%) Retail
2 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Security Officer
2 5 (17.86%) Information Security Officer
2 5 (17.86%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Report Writer
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Report Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Tester
4 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Auditor
6 1 (3.57%) Graduate
6 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) WCF
3 1 (3.57%) RESTful
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) CESG
1 5 (17.86%) RMADS
2 2 (7.14%) CMDB
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Social Network
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) BCP
1 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity
1 5 (17.86%) Information Security
1 5 (17.86%) Release Management
1 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (17.86%) Integration Testing
1 5 (17.86%) Software Architecture
1 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (14.29%) EAM
2 4 (14.29%) ERP
3 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) ISMS
4 2 (7.14%) Matrix Management
4 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Validation
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) VB.NET
3 6 (21.43%) C#
4 5 (17.86%) C++
4 5 (17.86%) Java
4 5 (17.86%) X++
5 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 5 (17.86%) CESG Infosec
2 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Fujitsu
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) AppSense
3 1 (3.57%) Facebook
3 1 (3.57%) Twitter
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