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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 798 797 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.83% 18.51% 18.73%
As % of the General category 55.03% 65.49% 60.78%
Number of salaries quoted 627 567 624
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £47,836
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
1450 1217 1234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.58% 28.26% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 887 1010
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -1 545 £42,500 -3.40% 92
Bradford +6 134 £40,000 -1.23% 17
Halifax -2 44 £42,500 +18.05% 22
Huddersfield -4 7 £45,000 +60.71% 3
Wakefield -10 5 £41,500 - 1
Bingley 0 3 £32,500 -54.86% 1
Dewsbury - 3 £50,000 -
Wetherby - 2 £45,000 -
Pontefract - 1 £22,500 -
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 444 (26.96%) Agile Software Development
2 443 (26.90%) SQL
3 407 (24.71%) Microsoft
4 326 (19.79%) Project Management
5 307 (18.64%) SQL Server
6 267 (16.21%) MS Excel
7 256 (15.54%) .NET
8 232 (14.09%) Analytical Skills
9 225 (13.66%) C#
10 211 (12.81%) Business Intelligence
11 195 (11.84%) Oracle
12 184 (11.17%) Windows
13 176 (10.69%) Retail
14 167 (10.14%) ITIL
15 166 (10.08%) T-SQL
16 156 (9.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 155 (9.41%) Scrum
18 154 (9.35%) ASP.NET
19 153 (9.29%) Banking
20 145 (8.80%) Degree
21 131 (7.95%) PRINCE2
22 127 (7.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 123 (7.47%) E-Commerce
24 119 (7.23%) MVC
25 112 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
26 109 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
27 107 (6.50%) HTML
28 106 (6.44%) Business Analysis
29 105 (6.38%) Java
30 98 (5.95%) Service Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 87 (5.28%) SAS
2 45 (2.73%) SharePoint
3 33 (2.00%) Apache
4 27 (1.64%) MS Exchange
5 26 (1.58%) WebLogic
6 23 (1.40%) CMS
7 18 (1.09%) WebSphere
8 12 (0.73%) Oracle Application Server
8 12 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (0.61%) NServiceBus
10 9 (0.55%) MS Project Server
11 7 (0.43%) IIS
12 6 (0.36%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.24%) Lotus Domino
14 4 (0.24%) JBoss
14 4 (0.24%) Drupal
14 4 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 267 (16.21%) MS Excel
2 84 (5.10%) MS Office
3 59 (3.58%) MS Visio
4 47 (2.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 33 (2.00%) MS Project
6 15 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.49%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.24%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.18%) SPSS
10 2 (0.12%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.12%) InDesign
10 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 29 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 5 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 5 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.24%) JDE OneWorld
8 4 (0.24%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.24%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.18%) Temenos T24
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.73%) SaaS
2 10 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.55%) Internet
2 39 (2.37%) Firewall
3 36 (2.19%) DNS
4 26 (1.58%) VoIP
5 24 (1.46%) WAN
5 24 (1.46%) LAN
6 20 (1.21%) SAN
7 18 (1.09%) TCP/IP
8 16 (0.97%) Network Security
8 16 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (0.91%) EIGRP
10 13 (0.79%) OSPF
10 13 (0.79%) BGP
11 12 (0.73%) MPLS
11 12 (0.73%) VPN
12 9 (0.55%) DHCP
13 8 (0.49%) LDAP
14 7 (0.43%) NetScaler
14 7 (0.43%) Cisco Nexus
15 6 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 156 (9.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 127 (7.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 109 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
5 91 (5.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 46 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 40 (2.43%) Relational Database
7 40 (2.43%) Oracle Reports
8 39 (2.37%) Oracle Database
9 31 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
11 29 (1.76%) QlikView
12 25 (1.52%) NoSQL
13 18 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
14 17 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
14 17 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 17 (1.03%) Data Mining
15 16 (0.97%) OLAP
16 14 (0.85%) MS Access
17 12 (0.73%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 90 (5.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (2.85%) JIRA
3 37 (2.25%) Visual Studio
3 37 (2.25%) Oracle Forms
4 24 (1.46%) Subversion
5 20 (1.21%) JUnit
6 16 (0.97%) NUnit
7 14 (0.85%) Maven
7 14 (0.85%) Rhino Mocks
7 14 (0.85%) Moq
7 14 (0.85%) MSTest
8 13 (0.79%) FitNesse
9 12 (0.73%) Jenkins
10 8 (0.49%) Selenium
11 4 (0.24%) Ranorex
11 4 (0.24%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.24%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.24%) QuickTest Pro
12 2 (0.12%) ERwin
12 2 (0.12%) ClearCase
General
1 176 (10.69%) Retail
2 153 (9.29%) Banking
3 84 (5.10%) Telecoms
4 67 (4.07%) Legal
5 46 (2.79%) Games
6 38 (2.31%) Marketing
7 27 (1.64%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.03%) Financial Institution
9 14 (0.85%) Retail Banking
10 11 (0.67%) General Ledger
11 8 (0.49%) Advertising
12 5 (0.30%) Automotive
13 4 (0.24%) Back Office
13 4 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.18%) Law
15 2 (0.12%) Electronics
15 2 (0.12%) Local Government
15 2 (0.12%) Billing
16 1 (0.061%) Military
16 1 (0.061%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 463 (28.11%) Analyst
2 323 (19.61%) Developer
3 206 (12.51%) Business Analyst
4 197 (11.96%) Project Manager
5 113 (6.86%) Senior Developer
6 92 (5.59%) .NET Developer
7 88 (5.34%) Architect
8 87 (5.28%) Senior Analyst
9 72 (4.37%) Test Analyst
10 62 (3.76%) Systems Analyst
11 60 (3.64%) Software Developer
12 56 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
13 54 (3.28%) Consultant
14 50 (3.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 46 (2.79%) Business Systems Analyst
16 43 (2.61%) Senior Manager
17 41 (2.49%) MI Analyst
18 39 (2.37%) Senior .NET Developer
19 38 (2.31%) Team Leader
20 36 (2.19%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (15.54%) .NET
2 154 (9.35%) ASP.NET
3 107 (6.50%) HTML
4 96 (5.83%) XML
5 95 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 82 (4.98%) Web Services
7 79 (4.80%) .NET Framework
8 77 (4.68%) CSS
9 52 (3.16%) jQuery
10 49 (2.98%) WCF
11 46 (2.79%) HTML5
12 45 (2.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 45 (2.73%) WPF
13 44 (2.67%) Spring
13 44 (2.67%) Hibernate
14 43 (2.61%) WinForms
15 25 (1.52%) ActiveMQ
16 23 (1.40%) Java EE
17 21 (1.28%) AngularJS
18 18 (1.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 232 (14.09%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
3 72 (4.37%) Management Information System
4 30 (1.82%) N-Tier
5 28 (1.70%) Computer Science
6 25 (1.52%) Mathematics
7 21 (1.28%) Client/Server
8 17 (1.03%) Open Source
9 14 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
9 14 (0.85%) Social Network
10 13 (0.79%) Credit Risk
11 12 (0.73%) NHS
11 12 (0.73%) Data Structures
12 11 (0.67%) Data Integration
12 11 (0.67%) Statistics
13 10 (0.61%) FMCG
14 7 (0.43%) Visualisation
14 7 (0.43%) PMI
14 7 (0.43%) User Experience
15 6 (0.36%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 184 (11.17%) Windows
2 60 (3.64%) Linux
3 41 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (1.64%) UNIX
6 26 (1.58%) Windows 7
7 23 (1.40%) Windows XP
8 22 (1.34%) Windows 8
9 18 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (0.55%) Android
11 8 (0.49%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.49%) Windows Vista
11 8 (0.49%) Solaris
12 4 (0.24%) HPUX
13 3 (0.18%) AIX
14 2 (0.12%) zOS
15 1 (0.061%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.061%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 444 (26.96%) Agile Software Development
2 326 (19.79%) Project Management
3 211 (12.81%) Business Intelligence
4 167 (10.14%) ITIL
5 155 (9.41%) Scrum
6 131 (7.95%) PRINCE2
7 123 (7.47%) E-Commerce
8 119 (7.23%) MVC
9 112 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 106 (6.44%) Business Analysis
11 98 (5.95%) Service Management
11 98 (5.95%) Service Delivery
12 93 (5.65%) OO
13 91 (5.53%) Change Management
13 91 (5.53%) ETL
14 89 (5.40%) Test Scripting
15 87 (5.28%) Mentoring
16 79 (4.80%) UML
17 75 (4.55%) People Management
18 74 (4.49%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 443 (26.90%) SQL
2 225 (13.66%) C#
3 166 (10.08%) T-SQL
4 105 (6.38%) Java
5 87 (5.28%) JavaScript
6 63 (3.83%) VB.NET
7 44 (2.67%) VBA
8 37 (2.25%) VB
9 36 (2.19%) PL/SQL
10 29 (1.76%) PowerShell
11 24 (1.46%) R
12 22 (1.34%) C
13 11 (0.67%) PHP
13 11 (0.67%) Shell Script
14 10 (0.61%) C++
14 10 (0.61%) COBOL
15 8 (0.49%) VB6
16 6 (0.36%) SAS Macro
17 3 (0.18%) Perl
18 2 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 145 (8.80%) Degree
2 92 (5.59%) ISEB
3 47 (2.85%) ISTQB
4 42 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 30 (1.82%) CCNP
7 21 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 20 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (1.09%) CCNA
10 16 (0.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 15 (0.91%) Security Cleared
12 12 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 12 (0.73%) CCIE
12 12 (0.73%) MCSE
13 11 (0.67%) CBAP
14 10 (0.61%) APMP
14 10 (0.61%) SC Cleared
15 9 (0.55%) PMI Certification
16 8 (0.49%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (5.89%) QA
2 89 (5.40%) SLA
3 29 (1.76%) PCI DSS
4 26 (1.58%) Data Quality
5 14 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.55%) COBIT
8 5 (0.30%) P3O
9 4 (0.24%) COREP
9 4 (0.24%) Basel II
10 2 (0.12%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 84 (5.10%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (0.79%) XenApp
5 9 (0.55%) Firmware
6 7 (0.43%) vSphere
6 7 (0.43%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.18%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.18%) Samba
9 2 (0.12%) RACF
9 2 (0.12%) ACF2
10 1 (0.061%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.061%) XenServer
10 1 (0.061%) NFS
10 1 (0.061%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (1.76%) SCCM
2 14 (0.85%) SCOM
2 14 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (0.67%) Puppet
3 11 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.36%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.30%) NetBackup
5 5 (0.30%) Oracle EDQ
6 4 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
7 3 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.18%) OpenView
8 2 (0.12%) CA Endevor
9 1 (0.061%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.061%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 407 (24.71%) Microsoft
2 195 (11.84%) Oracle
3 59 (3.58%) Cisco
4 51 (3.10%) Citrix
5 34 (2.06%) VMware
6 32 (1.94%) SAP
7 20 (1.21%) IBM
8 18 (1.09%) HP
8 18 (1.09%) SolarWinds
9 15 (0.91%) Twitter
9 15 (0.91%) Business Objects
10 14 (0.85%) Facebook
11 12 (0.73%) Informatica
12 11 (0.67%) Hitachi
12 11 (0.67%) Red Hat
12 11 (0.67%) CheckPoint
12 11 (0.67%) BT
13 9 (0.55%) Fujitsu
13 9 (0.55%) Symantec
14 8 (0.49%) Cognos
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + An excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, 6% pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £39000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago