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 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 8 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 803 744 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.13% 15.26% 20.16%
As % of the General category 53.11% 54.71% 56.82%
Number of salaries quoted 660 614 554
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,200 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1512 1360 1276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.25% 27.90% 35.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1085 967
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -3 503 £45,000 +8.43% 90
Bradford +5 172 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Halifax +6 50 £37,000 +34.54% 13
Huddersfield +2 14 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Dewsbury - 5 £42,500 -
Wakefield -8 4 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Batley - 4 £45,000 -
Pontefract - 4 £42,500 -
Brighouse -2 3 £24,000 -
Bingley -6 3 - -
Pudsey - 1 - - 2
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 481 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
2 376 (24.29%) SQL
3 319 (20.61%) Microsoft
4 285 (18.41%) .NET
5 277 (17.89%) Project Management
6 258 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 235 (15.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 231 (14.92%) MS Excel
9 195 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
10 177 (11.43%) Scrum
11 170 (10.98%) C#
12 169 (10.92%) Business Intelligence
12 169 (10.92%) QA
13 152 (9.82%) Java
14 145 (9.37%) Banking
15 142 (9.17%) Degree
16 140 (9.04%) PRINCE2
17 137 (8.85%) ITIL
18 133 (8.59%) Retail
19 119 (7.69%) Oracle
20 117 (7.56%) Waterfall
20 117 (7.56%) SDLC
21 109 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
21 109 (7.04%) Service Delivery
22 108 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 105 (6.78%) Legal
24 102 (6.59%) Change Management
24 102 (6.59%) Business Analysis
25 101 (6.52%) T-SQL
26 100 (6.46%) JavaScript

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 59 (3.81%) SAS
2 33 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 24 (1.55%) Apache
4 17 (1.10%) WebSphere
5 16 (1.03%) MS Exchange
6 14 (0.90%) CMS
7 13 (0.84%) Apache Pig
8 12 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (0.52%) Lync
10 7 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (0.45%) IIS
11 6 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.39%) NetWeaver
12 5 (0.32%) Mule
12 5 (0.32%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.32%) Mule ESB
13 4 (0.26%) NServiceBus
13 4 (0.26%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 231 (14.92%) MS Excel
2 88 (5.68%) MS Office
3 49 (3.17%) MS Visio
4 34 (2.20%) MS Project
5 32 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.39%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.19%) InDesign
8 3 (0.19%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.13%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.065%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.065%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 26 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.52%) SAP HR
4 8 (0.52%) SAP HCM
5 7 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (0.32%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.32%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.19%) SAP LE
7 3 (0.19%) SAP IS-U
7 3 (0.19%) SAP SCM
7 3 (0.19%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 41 (2.65%) SaaS
2 7 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.32%) Office 365
3 5 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (0.26%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.19%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.065%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.58%) Firewall
2 35 (2.26%) Intranet
3 28 (1.81%) SAN
4 26 (1.68%) Internet
5 20 (1.29%) DNS
6 18 (1.16%) Extranet
7 17 (1.10%) TCP/IP
7 17 (1.10%) WAN
8 16 (1.03%) LAN
9 8 (0.52%) VPN
9 8 (0.52%) DMZ
10 7 (0.45%) SSL
10 7 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (0.32%) VoIP
12 4 (0.26%) Wireless
12 4 (0.26%) Network Security
13 3 (0.19%) Cisco PIX
13 3 (0.19%) WebEx
13 3 (0.19%) IPsec
13 3 (0.19%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 109 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
3 108 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 81 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (2.52%) MySQL
5 39 (2.52%) Oracle Database
5 39 (2.52%) Relational Database
6 37 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 33 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 32 (2.07%) RDBMS
9 27 (1.74%) Hadoop
10 21 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (1.29%) QlikView
12 19 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
12 19 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
13 18 (1.16%) OLAP
14 17 (1.10%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 16 (1.03%) NoSQL
16 15 (0.97%) Big Data
16 15 (0.97%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 75 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (2.58%) Visual Studio
3 23 (1.49%) NUnit
4 21 (1.36%) MSTest
5 16 (1.03%) JUnit
6 10 (0.65%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (0.65%) Moq
7 9 (0.58%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (0.58%) JIRA
8 6 (0.39%) Subversion
8 6 (0.39%) Grunt
9 5 (0.32%) ERwin
9 5 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.26%) Selenium
10 4 (0.26%) Git (software)
10 4 (0.26%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.19%) Ant
11 3 (0.19%) HP UFT
11 3 (0.19%) Synon
General
1 145 (9.37%) Banking
2 133 (8.59%) Retail
3 105 (6.78%) Legal
4 86 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 55 (3.55%) Marketing
6 47 (3.04%) Manufacturing
7 27 (1.74%) Financial Institution
8 17 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
9 15 (0.97%) Advertising
10 14 (0.90%) Electronics
11 13 (0.84%) Back Office
12 10 (0.65%) Games
12 10 (0.65%) Local Government
13 8 (0.52%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.19%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.13%) Automotive
15 2 (0.13%) Law
15 2 (0.13%) French Language
16 1 (0.065%) Interactive Media
16 1 (0.065%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 441 (28.49%) Analyst
2 251 (16.21%) Developer
3 226 (14.60%) Business Analyst
4 178 (11.50%) Project Manager
5 98 (6.33%) Test Analyst
6 94 (6.07%) Systems Analyst
7 78 (5.04%) Business Systems Analyst
8 70 (4.52%) Senior Analyst
9 69 (4.46%) Architect
10 66 (4.26%) Consultant
11 55 (3.55%) Senior Developer
12 52 (3.36%) Agile Business Analyst
13 48 (3.10%) .NET Developer
14 46 (2.97%) Software Engineer
15 42 (2.71%) Programme Manager
16 39 (2.52%) Delivery Manager
17 37 (2.39%) Senior Manager
18 34 (2.20%) Agile Project Manager
19 33 (2.13%) Financial Business Analyst
20 31 (2.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (18.41%) .NET
2 96 (6.20%) ASP.NET
3 82 (5.30%) HTML
4 64 (4.13%) CSS
5 57 (3.68%) XML
6 55 (3.55%) J2EE
7 52 (3.36%) .NET Framework
8 46 (2.97%) Web Services
8 46 (2.97%) HTML5
9 42 (2.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 41 (2.65%) jQuery
10 41 (2.65%) Spring
11 39 (2.52%) WCF
12 31 (2.00%) RESTful
13 30 (1.94%) Hibernate
14 29 (1.87%) Java EE
15 28 (1.81%) AngularJS
16 24 (1.55%) WPF
17 23 (1.49%) Entity Framework
18 20 (1.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 195 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (4.01%) Enterprise Software
2 62 (4.01%) Management Information System
3 45 (2.91%) Data Centre
4 33 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 23 (1.49%) Clustering
6 18 (1.16%) Mathematics
7 16 (1.03%) NHS
8 15 (0.97%) Client/Server
8 15 (0.97%) Statistics
8 15 (0.97%) Data Integration
8 15 (0.97%) Social Media
9 14 (0.90%) Replication
10 13 (0.84%) DTV
11 10 (0.65%) Social Network
11 10 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
11 10 (0.65%) User Experience
12 8 (0.52%) Data Conversion
12 8 (0.52%) Online Banking
13 7 (0.45%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 97 (6.27%) Windows
2 58 (3.75%) Linux
3 38 (2.45%) UNIX
4 22 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (0.52%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.39%) AIX
9 5 (0.32%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.32%) Debian
10 4 (0.26%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.19%) zOS
11 3 (0.19%) Solaris
11 3 (0.19%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.13%) Android
12 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.065%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 481 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (17.89%) Project Management
3 235 (15.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 177 (11.43%) Scrum
5 169 (10.92%) Business Intelligence
6 140 (9.04%) PRINCE2
7 137 (8.85%) ITIL
8 117 (7.56%) Waterfall
8 117 (7.56%) SDLC
9 109 (7.04%) Service Delivery
10 102 (6.59%) Change Management
10 102 (6.59%) Business Analysis
11 94 (6.07%) Software Delivery
12 86 (5.56%) Mentoring
13 84 (5.43%) Risk Management
14 82 (5.30%) Workflow
15 79 (5.10%) Coaching
16 76 (4.91%) Service Management
17 71 (4.59%) TDD
18 68 (4.39%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 376 (24.29%) SQL
2 170 (10.98%) C#
3 152 (9.82%) Java
4 101 (6.52%) T-SQL
5 100 (6.46%) JavaScript
6 37 (2.39%) PHP
7 34 (2.20%) PL/SQL
7 34 (2.20%) VB.NET
8 25 (1.61%) Perl
9 21 (1.36%) C++
9 21 (1.36%) C
9 21 (1.36%) VB
9 21 (1.36%) Python
10 13 (0.84%) PowerShell
10 13 (0.84%) Scala
11 11 (0.71%) Groovy
12 10 (0.65%) Bash Shell
13 9 (0.58%) Ruby
13 9 (0.58%) Shell Script
13 9 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 142 (9.17%) Degree
2 93 (6.01%) ISEB
3 59 (3.81%) ISTQB
4 32 (2.07%) CISA
5 30 (1.94%) CISM
5 30 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (1.81%) ACCA
7 23 (1.49%) CISSP
8 22 (1.42%) CIMA
9 20 (1.29%) PMI Certification
9 20 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 18 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (1.16%) PMP
11 16 (1.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 15 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 14 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (0.84%) CCSA
15 12 (0.78%) CCSE
15 12 (0.78%) MCDBA
15 12 (0.78%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (10.92%) QA
2 38 (2.45%) SLA
3 32 (2.07%) PCI DSS
4 29 (1.87%) Data Quality
5 24 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (1.23%) COBIT
7 11 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.19%) BS25999
System Software
1 40 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (2.26%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.90%) vSphere
4 10 (0.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 10 (0.65%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.45%) KVM
5 7 (0.45%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.19%) NFS
6 3 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.19%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.065%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.065%) Samba
7 1 (0.065%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.065%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.065%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.065%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.065%) vCloud
7 1 (0.065%) XenApp
7 1 (0.065%) XenServer
7 1 (0.065%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (0.90%) SCCM
2 13 (0.84%) SCOM
3 5 (0.32%) Puppet
4 4 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.19%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
6 2 (0.13%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.065%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.065%) Salt
7 1 (0.065%) vMotion
7 1 (0.065%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.065%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.065%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.065%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.065%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 319 (20.61%) Microsoft
2 119 (7.69%) Oracle
3 52 (3.36%) VMware
4 37 (2.39%) SAP
5 36 (2.33%) Cisco
6 32 (2.07%) HP
7 23 (1.49%) CheckPoint
8 18 (1.16%) NetApp
9 17 (1.10%) Splunk
10 11 (0.71%) Avaya
10 11 (0.71%) IBM
10 11 (0.71%) Trillium
11 10 (0.65%) Citrix
11 10 (0.65%) Red Hat
11 10 (0.65%) Facebook
11 10 (0.65%) Twitter
12 9 (0.58%) Google
13 8 (0.52%) Tableau
14 7 (0.45%) F5
14 7 (0.45%) Teradata
Leeds, Yorkshire
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Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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JM
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: 35,000 - 65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £44000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35-55K
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Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: Benefits
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Salary: bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + Attractive benefits package and career progression
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