The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 7 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 854 1002 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.75% 19.71% 18.25%
As % of the General category 59.06% 64.40% 57.15%
Number of salaries quoted 630 837 570
Average salary £41,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.48% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
Finance
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

General Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1446 1556 1251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.06% 30.61% 31.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1036 1214 1017
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Finance
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Finance Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Finance
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds 0 595 £40,000 -6.97% 81
Bradford -1 130 £42,500 +21.42% 12
Halifax -1 55 £37,500 -16.66% 15
Bingley 0 14 £35,000 -1.40%
Wakefield -6 7 £85,000 +269.56% 1
Dewsbury - 7 £50,000 -
Wetherby +7 3 - -
Huddersfield -13 3 £51,250 +25.00%
Pudsey -3 2 - -
Castleford - 1 £37,500 -
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 519 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
2 451 (27.72%) SQL
3 369 (22.68%) Microsoft
4 360 (22.13%) SQL Server
5 334 (20.53%) Project Management
6 297 (18.25%) .NET
7 293 (18.01%) MS Excel
8 254 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
9 223 (13.71%) C#
10 206 (12.66%) Scrum
11 201 (12.35%) ITIL
12 188 (11.56%) Retail
13 186 (11.43%) Banking
14 179 (11.00%) Degree
15 178 (10.94%) T-SQL
16 161 (9.90%) Oracle
17 153 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
18 151 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
19 149 (9.16%) ASP.NET
20 147 (9.04%) PRINCE2
21 136 (8.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 134 (8.24%) Windows
23 125 (7.68%) QA
24 120 (7.38%) Service Delivery
24 120 (7.38%) MVC
25 108 (6.64%) Waterfall
26 102 (6.27%) Business Analysis
26 102 (6.27%) Service Management
27 100 (6.15%) Java
28 97 (5.96%) OO

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 67 (4.12%) SAS
2 39 (2.40%) SharePoint
3 38 (2.34%) Apache
4 22 (1.35%) MS Exchange
5 17 (1.04%) WebLogic
6 14 (0.86%) CMS
7 12 (0.74%) IIS
8 11 (0.68%) NServiceBus
9 10 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (0.61%) WebSphere
10 9 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (0.37%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.25%) Tuxedo
13 4 (0.25%) JBoss
13 4 (0.25%) Node.js
13 4 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.25%) Drupal
14 3 (0.18%) GlassFish
Applications
1 293 (18.01%) MS Excel
2 86 (5.29%) MS Office
3 54 (3.32%) MS Visio
4 42 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 33 (2.03%) MS Project
6 29 (1.78%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.37%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 29 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.18%) SAP HCM
7 3 (0.18%) SAP IS-U
7 3 (0.18%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.18%) SAP SCM
7 3 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.18%) SAP LE
7 3 (0.18%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.18%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.18%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.18%) BASE24
7 3 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.061%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.60%) SaaS
2 3 (0.18%) Office 365
2 3 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.12%) Mimecast
3 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.061%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.061%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (2.70%) Internet
2 32 (1.97%) Firewall
3 22 (1.35%) DNS
3 22 (1.35%) SAN
3 22 (1.35%) Intranet
4 17 (1.04%) TCP/IP
5 14 (0.86%) WAN
5 14 (0.86%) LAN
6 6 (0.37%) VoIP
6 6 (0.37%) LDAP
6 6 (0.37%) DHCP
6 6 (0.37%) HTTP
7 5 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (0.31%) FTP
7 5 (0.31%) Network Security
8 4 (0.25%) ATM
8 4 (0.25%) SSL
8 4 (0.25%) NAS
9 3 (0.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (0.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 360 (22.13%) SQL Server
2 136 (8.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 95 (5.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 66 (4.06%) Data Warehouse
5 60 (3.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 42 (2.58%) Relational Database
7 40 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 39 (2.40%) Oracle Database
9 35 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
10 34 (2.09%) Oracle Reports
11 31 (1.91%) MySQL
12 24 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
13 23 (1.41%) NoSQL
14 17 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (0.98%) QlikView
15 16 (0.98%) RDBMS
16 15 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
17 13 (0.80%) Oracle ODI
18 12 (0.74%) SAS Enterprise Guide
19 11 (0.68%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 79 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (2.15%) Visual Studio
3 29 (1.78%) Oracle Forms
4 27 (1.66%) Subversion
5 25 (1.54%) NUnit
6 24 (1.48%) JIRA
7 22 (1.35%) MSTest
7 22 (1.35%) Rhino Mocks
7 22 (1.35%) Moq
8 18 (1.11%) JUnit
9 11 (0.68%) Maven
9 11 (0.68%) FitNesse
10 8 (0.49%) Jenkins
11 5 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
12 4 (0.25%) Git (software)
13 3 (0.18%) SoapUI
13 3 (0.18%) Ranorex
13 3 (0.18%) Selenium
14 2 (0.12%) Cucumber
14 2 (0.12%) Eclipse
General
1 188 (11.56%) Retail
2 186 (11.43%) Banking
3 96 (5.90%) Legal
4 89 (5.47%) Telecoms
5 41 (2.52%) Marketing
6 28 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 27 (1.66%) Games
8 24 (1.48%) General Ledger
9 18 (1.11%) Retail Banking
10 11 (0.68%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.55%) Advertising
12 5 (0.31%) Back Office
12 5 (0.31%) Electronics
12 5 (0.31%) Automotive
13 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.18%) Local Government
15 2 (0.12%) Billing
15 2 (0.12%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.12%) French Language
16 1 (0.061%) Law
Job Titles
1 407 (25.02%) Analyst
2 318 (19.55%) Developer
3 227 (13.95%) Project Manager
4 191 (11.74%) Business Analyst
5 99 (6.08%) Senior Developer
6 94 (5.78%) .NET Developer
7 81 (4.98%) Architect
8 71 (4.36%) Systems Analyst
9 63 (3.87%) Test Analyst
10 58 (3.56%) Service Manager
11 55 (3.38%) Software Developer
12 51 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
13 49 (3.01%) Business Systems Analyst
14 48 (2.95%) Delivery Manager
15 41 (2.52%) Infrastructure Manager
15 41 (2.52%) Consultant
15 41 (2.52%) Development Manager
16 40 (2.46%) Solutions Architect
16 40 (2.46%) Team Leader
17 39 (2.40%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (18.25%) .NET
2 149 (9.16%) ASP.NET
3 93 (5.72%) HTML
4 82 (5.04%) XML
4 82 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 72 (4.43%) .NET Framework
6 60 (3.69%) CSS
7 55 (3.38%) WinForms
8 53 (3.26%) HTML5
9 52 (3.20%) Web Services
10 51 (3.13%) WPF
11 47 (2.89%) WCF
12 45 (2.77%) jQuery
13 43 (2.64%) Entity Framework
14 39 (2.40%) Spring
15 38 (2.34%) Hibernate
16 32 (1.97%) AngularJS
17 29 (1.78%) Apache Flex
18 23 (1.41%) J2EE
19 22 (1.35%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 254 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (5.53%) Enterprise Software
3 74 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 26 (1.60%) Computer Science
5 24 (1.48%) Open Source
6 22 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
6 22 (1.35%) Social Network
7 20 (1.23%) N-Tier
8 18 (1.11%) Mathematics
9 16 (0.98%) NHS
10 14 (0.86%) Client/Server
10 14 (0.86%) Data Structures
11 12 (0.74%) Replication
12 11 (0.68%) Visualisation
13 10 (0.61%) Clustering
13 10 (0.61%) Statistics
14 8 (0.49%) Data Integration
15 7 (0.43%) Informatics
16 6 (0.37%) Mainframe
16 6 (0.37%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 134 (8.24%) Windows
2 55 (3.38%) Linux
3 33 (2.03%) UNIX
4 31 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (1.04%) Windows 7
6 17 (1.04%) Windows 8
7 16 (0.98%) Windows XP
8 13 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.55%) Android
10 8 (0.49%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.37%) Solaris
12 4 (0.25%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.12%) AIX
14 1 (0.061%) HPUX
14 1 (0.061%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.061%) zOS
14 1 (0.061%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 519 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (20.53%) Project Management
3 206 (12.66%) Scrum
4 201 (12.35%) ITIL
5 153 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 151 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
7 147 (9.04%) PRINCE2
8 120 (7.38%) Service Delivery
8 120 (7.38%) MVC
9 108 (6.64%) Waterfall
10 102 (6.27%) Service Management
10 102 (6.27%) Business Analysis
11 97 (5.96%) OO
11 97 (5.96%) E-Commerce
12 92 (5.65%) UML
13 91 (5.59%) Mentoring
14 90 (5.53%) Change Management
15 84 (5.16%) Coaching
16 82 (5.04%) People Management
17 77 (4.73%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 451 (27.72%) SQL
2 223 (13.71%) C#
3 178 (10.94%) T-SQL
4 100 (6.15%) Java
5 80 (4.92%) JavaScript
6 77 (4.73%) VB.NET
7 40 (2.46%) VB
8 38 (2.34%) VBA
9 30 (1.84%) PHP
10 25 (1.54%) PL/SQL
11 24 (1.48%) C
12 21 (1.29%) PowerShell
13 18 (1.11%) VB6
14 12 (0.74%) VBScript
15 11 (0.68%) COBOL
15 11 (0.68%) Perl
16 10 (0.61%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.43%) C++
17 7 (0.43%) Python
18 6 (0.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 179 (11.00%) Degree
2 77 (4.73%) ISEB
3 47 (2.89%) ISTQB
4 20 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
5 19 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 17 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (1.04%) SAS Certification
7 15 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (0.68%) PMI Certification
9 10 (0.61%) CCNA
10 9 (0.55%) CCNP
11 8 (0.49%) CBAP
12 7 (0.43%) MCSE
12 7 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (0.37%) CIMA
13 6 (0.37%) ACCA
13 6 (0.37%) PMP
13 6 (0.37%) CISSP
13 6 (0.37%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (7.68%) QA
2 75 (4.61%) SLA
3 28 (1.72%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.92%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.55%) COBIT
7 6 (0.37%) P3O
8 2 (0.12%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.061%) COREP
System Software
1 45 (2.77%) Active Directory
2 15 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
3 10 (0.61%) vSphere
4 6 (0.37%) XenApp
4 6 (0.37%) Terminal Services
5 5 (0.31%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.18%) NFS
8 2 (0.12%) Firmware
8 2 (0.12%) Samba
9 1 (0.061%) RACF
9 1 (0.061%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.061%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.061%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.061%) XenServer
9 1 (0.061%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.061%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.061%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 15 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.55%) SCCM
3 7 (0.43%) SCOM
3 7 (0.43%) Oracle EDQ
4 5 (0.31%) Puppet
5 4 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.18%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.12%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.12%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.12%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.061%) CA Endevor
8 1 (0.061%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.061%) vMotion
8 1 (0.061%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 369 (22.68%) Microsoft
2 161 (9.90%) Oracle
3 34 (2.09%) VMware
4 31 (1.91%) Cisco
5 23 (1.41%) Twitter
6 22 (1.35%) Facebook
6 22 (1.35%) SAP
7 21 (1.29%) IBM
7 21 (1.29%) HP
8 17 (1.04%) CheckPoint
9 14 (0.86%) Citrix
10 12 (0.74%) Business Objects
11 11 (0.68%) BT
12 8 (0.49%) ServiceNow
12 8 (0.49%) Hitachi
13 7 (0.43%) Symantec
13 7 (0.43%) Alterian
14 6 (0.37%) Micro Focus
14 6 (0.37%) BEA
15 5 (0.31%) Dell
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £39000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + pension, life insurance, medical i
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + pension, life insurance, medical i
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Up to £55,000 with 10% bonus.
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + industry leading benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Curve Group
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Car + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Generous benefits package + bonus sc
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Generous benefits package + bonus sc
Posted: 4 days ago