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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 32 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 9 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.78% 8.65% 3.81%
As % of the General category 13.43% 26.47% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Average salary £39,000 £22,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% -40.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £20,000 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £27,250 £45,600
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 Wakefield region.

General Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
67 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 28.15% 32.69% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 40 29 20
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £20,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,200 £38,000
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 31 October 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (45.16%) Retail
2 13 (41.94%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
4 10 (32.26%) .NET
5 9 (29.03%) VB.NET
5 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
5 9 (29.03%) Fujitsu
5 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
6 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
7 7 (22.58%) Windows
7 7 (22.58%) Citrix
7 7 (22.58%) DNS
7 7 (22.58%) AppSense
7 7 (22.58%) SCCM
7 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
8 6 (19.35%) Degree
9 5 (16.13%) X++
9 5 (16.13%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
9 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
9 5 (16.13%) Information Security
9 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
9 5 (16.13%) CESG
9 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 5 (16.13%) BCP
9 5 (16.13%) MS Office
9 5 (16.13%) C#
9 5 (16.13%) C++
9 5 (16.13%) Java
9 5 (16.13%) CESG Infosec

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (12.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) DNS
2 4 (12.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.90%) OLAP
1 4 (12.90%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (12.90%) MS Access
1 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (12.90%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Ranorex
General
1 14 (45.16%) Retail
2 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (16.13%) Information Security Officer
3 5 (16.13%) Security Officer
3 5 (16.13%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Report Writer
4 4 (12.90%) Report Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Support
4 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Auditor
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) CESG
1 5 (16.13%) RMADS
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) BCP
1 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
1 5 (16.13%) Information Security
1 5 (16.13%) Release Management
1 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (16.13%) Integration Testing
1 5 (16.13%) Software Architecture
1 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
2 4 (12.90%) ERP
2 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (12.90%) EAM
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.45%) ISMS
3 2 (6.45%) Matrix Management
4 1 (3.23%) Use Case
4 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
4 1 (3.23%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (3.23%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) VB.NET
3 5 (16.13%) X++
3 5 (16.13%) C#
3 5 (16.13%) C++
3 5 (16.13%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 6 (19.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 5 (16.13%) CESG Infosec
2 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Fujitsu
2 7 (22.58%) Citrix
2 7 (22.58%) AppSense
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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