The first 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 810 714 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.88% 20.30% 18.59%
As % of the General category 58.27% 58.19% 59.53%
Number of salaries quoted 696 530 516
Average salary £41,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1390 1227 1070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.97% 34.89% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1101 914 868
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +0.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,050
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
Yorkshire

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 -1 538 £40,250 +5.92% 68
Bradford -1 76 £35,000 -6.66% 11
Halifax 0 69 £42,000 +5.66% 13
Wakefield +6 21 £40,000 -4.19% 2
Elland - 6 £22,500 -
Bingley - 4 - - 1
Pudsey +1 2 £34,500 -24.17%
Wetherby -4 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Huddersfield -14 1 - -
Brighouse - 1 - -
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 382 (20.92%) Project Management
2 373 (20.43%) SQL
3 331 (18.13%) .NET
4 288 (15.77%) Microsoft
5 274 (15.01%) SQL Server
6 225 (12.32%) C#
6 225 (12.32%) Banking
7 217 (11.88%) Windows
8 209 (11.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 205 (11.23%) Agile Software Development
10 198 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
11 196 (10.73%) MS Excel
12 177 (9.69%) PRINCE2
13 174 (9.53%) Oracle
14 169 (9.26%) Degree
15 150 (8.21%) Business Analysis
16 144 (7.89%) ASP.NET
17 141 (7.72%) Scrum
18 140 (7.67%) T-SQL
18 140 (7.67%) Data Warehouse
19 136 (7.45%) ITIL
20 134 (7.34%) Retail
21 129 (7.06%) XML
22 127 (6.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 118 (6.46%) Java
24 116 (6.35%) HTML
25 114 (6.24%) UNIX
26 111 (6.08%) MVC
27 110 (6.02%) Web Services
28 109 (5.97%) Service Delivery

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 (3.67%) SAS
2 48 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 23 (1.26%) IIS
4 18 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 18 (0.99%) WebSphere
5 13 (0.71%) Apache
6 12 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (0.49%) WebLogic
7 9 (0.49%) MS Project Server
8 7 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (0.33%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.27%) OpenEdge
10 5 (0.27%) Lync
11 4 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.22%) NServiceBus
11 4 (0.22%) CMS
11 4 (0.22%) Tuxedo
11 4 (0.22%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.16%) MQSeries
Applications
1 196 (10.73%) MS Excel
2 91 (4.98%) MS Office
3 55 (3.01%) MS Visio
4 44 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 37 (2.03%) MS Project
6 12 (0.66%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.55%) SPSS
8 9 (0.49%) PowerPivot
9 5 (0.27%) Acrobat
9 5 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.27%) InDesign
10 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.055%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 25 (1.37%) SAP FI
1 25 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (1.26%) SAP FI/CO
2 23 (1.26%) SAP CO
3 18 (0.99%) SAP HCM
3 18 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
4 16 (0.88%) SAP HR
5 14 (0.77%) Agresso
6 12 (0.66%) Magento
7 9 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (0.38%) SAP SD
8 7 (0.38%) SAP Payroll
8 7 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.38%) SAP GRC
9 5 (0.27%) CODA-Financials
9 5 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
10 4 (0.22%) SAP Travel Management
11 3 (0.16%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.27%) SaaS
1 5 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.11%) IaaS
3 1 (0.055%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.055%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 58 (3.18%) Internet
2 48 (2.63%) Firewall
3 32 (1.75%) DNS
3 32 (1.75%) SAN
4 28 (1.53%) WAN
5 25 (1.37%) LAN
5 25 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
6 21 (1.15%) Network Security
7 19 (1.04%) VPN
8 18 (0.99%) Intranet
9 13 (0.71%) VoIP
10 12 (0.66%) TCP/IP
11 9 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (0.38%) HTTP
12 7 (0.38%) MPLS
13 6 (0.33%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (0.27%) DHCP
14 5 (0.27%) SSH
15 4 (0.22%) NetScaler
15 4 (0.22%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (15.01%) SQL Server
2 140 (7.67%) Data Warehouse
3 127 (6.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 99 (5.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 81 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 57 (3.12%) Oracle Database
7 52 (2.85%) Relational Database
8 51 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 41 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
10 37 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
11 36 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
12 27 (1.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 23 (1.26%) RDBMS
14 21 (1.15%) Data Mining
14 21 (1.15%) NoSQL
15 20 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
16 19 (1.04%) Star Schema
16 19 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
17 16 (0.88%) MySQL
18 15 (0.82%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 69 (3.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (2.03%) Visual Studio
3 25 (1.37%) Selenium
4 24 (1.31%) JIRA
5 21 (1.15%) ERwin
6 19 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 17 (0.93%) Git (software)
7 17 (0.93%) SpecFlow
8 14 (0.77%) FitNesse
8 14 (0.77%) Cucumber
9 13 (0.71%) Ant
10 12 (0.66%) Subversion
10 12 (0.66%) CruiseControl
10 12 (0.66%) Hudson
11 11 (0.60%) ClearCase
11 11 (0.60%) ClearQuest
11 11 (0.60%) LoadRunner
12 10 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
13 7 (0.38%) QuickTest Pro
14 5 (0.27%) Dreamweaver
General
1 225 (12.32%) Banking
2 134 (7.34%) Retail
3 80 (4.38%) Marketing
4 49 (2.68%) Legal
5 43 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 40 (2.19%) Financial Institution
6 40 (2.19%) Retail Banking
7 22 (1.20%) Advertising
8 19 (1.04%) Law
9 16 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 16 (0.88%) Games
10 11 (0.60%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.33%) Back Office
12 4 (0.22%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.22%) Billing
12 4 (0.22%) International Banking
12 4 (0.22%) Interactive Media
13 2 (0.11%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.055%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 529 (28.97%) Analyst
2 295 (16.16%) Developer
3 223 (12.21%) Project Manager
4 214 (11.72%) Business Analyst
5 127 (6.96%) Consultant
6 91 (4.98%) .NET Developer
7 82 (4.49%) Senior Analyst
8 79 (4.33%) Architect
9 56 (3.07%) Senior Developer
10 53 (2.90%) C# Developer
11 51 (2.79%) PMO Analyst
12 48 (2.63%) Test Analyst
13 47 (2.57%) Senior Manager
13 47 (2.57%) Support Analyst
14 44 (2.41%) C# .NET Developer
14 44 (2.41%) Senior Business Analyst
15 42 (2.30%) Team Leader
16 40 (2.19%) Security Analyst
17 39 (2.14%) Systems Analyst
18 38 (2.08%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (18.13%) .NET
2 144 (7.89%) ASP.NET
3 129 (7.06%) XML
4 116 (6.35%) HTML
5 110 (6.02%) Web Services
6 83 (4.55%) WCF
7 76 (4.16%) jQuery
8 73 (4.00%) CSS
9 71 (3.89%) .NET Framework
9 71 (3.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (1.92%) HTML5
11 32 (1.75%) SOAP
12 30 (1.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 29 (1.59%) Middleware
14 26 (1.42%) WinForms
14 26 (1.42%) WSDL
15 25 (1.37%) WPF
15 25 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 24 (1.31%) J2EE
17 23 (1.26%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 77 (4.22%) Management Information System
2 37 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 22 (1.20%) Credit Risk
5 16 (0.88%) iPhone
6 14 (0.77%) Mobile App
7 13 (0.71%) Mainframe
7 13 (0.71%) Open Source
7 13 (0.71%) iPad
7 13 (0.71%) Data Integration
7 13 (0.71%) Mathematics
8 12 (0.66%) NHS
9 11 (0.60%) Visualisation
10 10 (0.55%) Clustering
10 10 (0.55%) N-Tier
11 9 (0.49%) Replication
11 9 (0.49%) Online Banking
12 8 (0.44%) PKI
12 8 (0.44%) Statistics
12 8 (0.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 217 (11.88%) Windows
2 114 (6.24%) UNIX
3 57 (3.12%) Linux
4 30 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (0.88%) AIX
7 14 (0.77%) Windows XP
8 12 (0.66%) HPUX
9 10 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.44%) Windows 8
10 8 (0.44%) Android
10 8 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.44%) zOS
11 6 (0.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (20.92%) Project Management
2 209 (11.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 205 (11.23%) Agile Software Development
4 198 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
5 177 (9.69%) PRINCE2
6 150 (8.21%) Business Analysis
7 141 (7.72%) Scrum
8 136 (7.45%) ITIL
9 111 (6.08%) MVC
10 109 (5.97%) Service Delivery
11 102 (5.59%) UML
12 101 (5.53%) Risk Management
13 91 (4.98%) Information Security
14 86 (4.71%) OO
15 85 (4.65%) Change Management
15 85 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
16 75 (4.11%) ETL
17 74 (4.05%) Data Management
18 72 (3.94%) Data Analysis
19 66 (3.61%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 373 (20.43%) SQL
2 225 (12.32%) C#
3 140 (7.67%) T-SQL
4 118 (6.46%) Java
5 81 (4.44%) VB.NET
6 79 (4.33%) JavaScript
7 41 (2.25%) C
8 35 (1.92%) PL/SQL
9 33 (1.81%) C++
10 32 (1.75%) PHP
11 27 (1.48%) VBA
12 26 (1.42%) VBScript
12 26 (1.42%) VB
13 22 (1.20%) Shell Script
14 10 (0.55%) VB6
14 10 (0.55%) Perl
15 9 (0.49%) Smalltalk
15 9 (0.49%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.38%) COBOL
16 7 (0.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 169 (9.26%) Degree
2 62 (3.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 54 (2.96%) ISEB
4 47 (2.57%) CISSP
5 35 (1.92%) CISA
6 28 (1.53%) CIMA
7 24 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
10 20 (1.10%) MCSE
11 19 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 16 (0.88%) CCNP
13 15 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
14 14 (0.77%) OCP
14 14 (0.77%) ACCA
15 10 (0.55%) ISTQB
15 10 (0.55%) CCNA
16 8 (0.44%) MCITP
16 8 (0.44%) Security+ Certification
16 8 (0.44%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (5.64%) QA
2 47 (2.57%) SLA
3 39 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (1.64%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.77%) COBIT
6 7 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.38%) Basel II
7 5 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 5 (0.27%) CESG Infosec
7 5 (0.27%) AIFMD
7 5 (0.27%) FATCA
8 4 (0.22%) EFQM
9 3 (0.16%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.11%) P3O
10 2 (0.11%) TickIT
10 2 (0.11%) GAAP
10 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 78 (4.27%) Active Directory
2 38 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
4 20 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (0.49%) VMware ESX
6 6 (0.33%) vSphere
6 6 (0.33%) Samba
7 4 (0.22%) RHEV
7 4 (0.22%) UAG
8 3 (0.16%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.055%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
2 21 (1.15%) Data Guard
3 16 (0.88%) SCCM
4 9 (0.49%) ARCserve
5 7 (0.38%) Oracle EDQ
6 5 (0.27%) OpenView
7 4 (0.22%) HP SIM
7 4 (0.22%) HP NNM
8 3 (0.16%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.16%) Nessus
8 3 (0.16%) SCOM
9 2 (0.11%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.055%) Unicenter
10 1 (0.055%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.055%) MOM
10 1 (0.055%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 288 (15.77%) Microsoft
2 174 (9.53%) Oracle
3 80 (4.38%) SAP
4 58 (3.18%) HP
5 57 (3.12%) VMware
6 35 (1.92%) Cisco
6 35 (1.92%) IBM
6 35 (1.92%) Citrix
7 22 (1.20%) JD Edwards
8 18 (0.99%) Business Objects
9 15 (0.82%) Hyperion
9 15 (0.82%) Zend
10 14 (0.77%) Informatica
10 14 (0.77%) Red Hat
11 13 (0.71%) Adobe
12 12 (0.66%) Splunk
12 12 (0.66%) Cognos
13 11 (0.60%) Remedy
14 10 (0.55%) CODA
15 9 (0.49%) Tableau
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The MRJ Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Pension Scheme, Car
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, healthcare, training
Posted: Yesterday
Bingley, West Yorkshire
Harnham
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago