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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 23 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.96% 8.64% 7.48%
As % of the General category 10.00% 28.79% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 5
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
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
40 66 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 39.60% 30.00% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 40 42 13
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (33.33%) PHPUnit
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Informatics
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) NHS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Sales Executive
2 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
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