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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 9 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 801 872 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.33% 17.77% 20.88%
As % of the General category 55.13% 60.30% 60.62%
Number of salaries quoted 671 752 550
Average salary £42,500 £41,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% +9.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
1453 1446 1201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.43% 29.46% 34.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1139 916
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -1 493 £45,000 +12.50% 103
Bradford 0 184 £40,000 +14.28% 25
Halifax -3 47 £40,000 -10.31% 24
Bingley 0 7 £35,000 -
Pudsey 0 6 - -
Wakefield -12 5 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Dewsbury - 4 £42,500 -
Huddersfield -6 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Batley - 2 £35,000 - 1
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 565 (32.40%) Agile Software Development
2 426 (24.43%) SQL
3 357 (20.47%) Microsoft
4 345 (19.78%) Project Management
5 324 (18.58%) SQL Server
6 292 (16.74%) .NET
7 273 (15.65%) MS Excel
8 240 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
9 207 (11.87%) C#
10 202 (11.58%) Scrum
11 198 (11.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 195 (11.18%) Banking
13 188 (10.78%) ITIL
14 176 (10.09%) Business Intelligence
15 174 (9.98%) QA
16 169 (9.69%) PRINCE2
17 165 (9.46%) Retail
18 159 (9.12%) T-SQL
19 155 (8.89%) Degree
20 152 (8.72%) SDLC
21 150 (8.60%) Oracle
22 146 (8.37%) Waterfall
23 140 (8.03%) Service Delivery
24 128 (7.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 120 (6.88%) Java
26 118 (6.77%) Legal
27 117 (6.71%) ASP.NET
28 111 (6.36%) Windows
29 110 (6.31%) Business Analysis
30 109 (6.25%) JavaScript

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 74 (4.24%) SAS
2 39 (2.24%) Apache
3 38 (2.18%) SharePoint
4 17 (0.97%) MS Exchange
5 15 (0.86%) WebSphere
6 13 (0.75%) IIS
7 12 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (0.57%) CMS
8 10 (0.57%) NServiceBus
9 9 (0.52%) Apache Pig
10 8 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (0.46%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.23%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.23%) Tuxedo
13 3 (0.17%) MTS
13 3 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.17%) Lync
14 2 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 273 (15.65%) MS Excel
2 98 (5.62%) MS Office
3 57 (3.27%) MS Visio
4 40 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 40 (2.29%) MS Project
5 23 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.057%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.057%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.057%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.057%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 23 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
2 19 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.46%) SAP HCM
3 8 (0.46%) SAP HR
3 8 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.17%) SAP SCM
7 3 (0.17%) SAP LE
7 3 (0.17%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.17%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.17%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.17%) SAP IS-U
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 34 (1.95%) SaaS
2 5 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.17%) Mimecast
3 3 (0.17%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.057%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.057%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.64%) Intranet
2 33 (1.89%) Firewall
3 32 (1.83%) Internet
4 26 (1.49%) DNS
5 24 (1.38%) SAN
6 20 (1.15%) TCP/IP
7 19 (1.09%) Extranet
8 17 (0.97%) WAN
9 16 (0.92%) LAN
10 5 (0.29%) DHCP
10 5 (0.29%) FTP
10 5 (0.29%) HTTP
10 5 (0.29%) VPN
10 5 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (0.29%) Network Security
11 4 (0.23%) NAS
11 4 (0.23%) SSL
11 4 (0.23%) VoIP
12 3 (0.17%) LDAP
12 3 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (18.58%) SQL Server
2 128 (7.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 96 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 95 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
5 50 (2.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 46 (2.64%) MySQL
7 39 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 39 (2.24%) Oracle Database
8 35 (2.01%) Relational Database
9 34 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
10 28 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
11 23 (1.32%) QlikView
12 21 (1.20%) RDBMS
13 19 (1.09%) OLAP
13 19 (1.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 17 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
14 17 (0.97%) Hadoop
15 16 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (0.92%) OLAP Cube
16 14 (0.80%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 74 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (2.12%) Visual Studio
3 27 (1.55%) NUnit
4 23 (1.32%) MSTest
5 17 (0.97%) Rhino Mocks
5 17 (0.97%) Moq
5 17 (0.97%) JUnit
6 16 (0.92%) Subversion
7 15 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (0.69%) JIRA
9 7 (0.40%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.29%) Grunt
11 4 (0.23%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.23%) Git (software)
11 4 (0.23%) Selenium
12 3 (0.17%) FitNesse
12 3 (0.17%) Maven
12 3 (0.17%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.17%) Synon
12 3 (0.17%) ERwin
General
1 195 (11.18%) Banking
2 165 (9.46%) Retail
3 118 (6.77%) Legal
4 75 (4.30%) Telecoms
5 41 (2.35%) Marketing
6 27 (1.55%) Manufacturing
7 25 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 24 (1.38%) General Ledger
9 19 (1.09%) Games
10 13 (0.75%) Retail Banking
11 10 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.40%) Back Office
13 5 (0.29%) Electronics
13 5 (0.29%) Advertising
14 4 (0.23%) Local Government
15 3 (0.17%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.11%) French Language
16 2 (0.11%) Automotive
16 2 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 482 (27.64%) Analyst
2 302 (17.32%) Developer
3 249 (14.28%) Project Manager
4 242 (13.88%) Business Analyst
5 101 (5.79%) Systems Analyst
6 93 (5.33%) Test Analyst
7 90 (5.16%) Architect
8 89 (5.10%) Senior Developer
9 78 (4.47%) Business Systems Analyst
10 74 (4.24%) Senior Analyst
11 67 (3.84%) .NET Developer
12 55 (3.15%) Consultant
13 48 (2.75%) Agile Business Analyst
14 47 (2.69%) Software Engineer
14 47 (2.69%) Service Manager
15 41 (2.35%) Delivery Manager
16 38 (2.18%) Development Manager
17 37 (2.12%) Infrastructure Manager
18 36 (2.06%) IT Project Manager
19 35 (2.01%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (16.74%) .NET
2 117 (6.71%) ASP.NET
3 97 (5.56%) HTML
4 73 (4.19%) CSS
5 62 (3.56%) XML
6 58 (3.33%) WCF
7 55 (3.15%) HTML5
8 53 (3.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 47 (2.69%) WinForms
10 43 (2.47%) jQuery
11 38 (2.18%) .NET Framework
11 38 (2.18%) Web Services
12 35 (2.01%) J2EE
13 33 (1.89%) Apache Flex
14 32 (1.83%) WPF
14 32 (1.83%) Spring
15 31 (1.78%) AngularJS
16 27 (1.55%) LAMP
17 26 (1.49%) Hibernate
18 24 (1.38%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 240 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
3 62 (3.56%) Management Information System
4 51 (2.92%) Data Centre
5 20 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 19 (1.09%) NHS
7 17 (0.97%) Social Network
7 17 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
8 15 (0.86%) Client/Server
9 14 (0.80%) Social Media
10 13 (0.75%) Clustering
11 12 (0.69%) Replication
11 12 (0.69%) Data Integration
12 10 (0.57%) User Experience
12 10 (0.57%) Mathematics
13 9 (0.52%) Data Structures
14 8 (0.46%) Visualisation
14 8 (0.46%) Informatics
14 8 (0.46%) Statistics
14 8 (0.46%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 111 (6.36%) Windows
2 64 (3.67%) Linux
3 49 (2.81%) UNIX
4 28 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (0.69%) Windows 8
8 11 (0.63%) Windows 7
9 9 (0.52%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.34%) AIX
11 4 (0.23%) Solaris
11 4 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.17%) zOS
12 3 (0.17%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.17%) Android
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.11%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.057%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.057%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 565 (32.40%) Agile Software Development
2 345 (19.78%) Project Management
3 202 (11.58%) Scrum
4 198 (11.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 188 (10.78%) ITIL
6 176 (10.09%) Business Intelligence
7 169 (9.69%) PRINCE2
8 152 (8.72%) SDLC
9 146 (8.37%) Waterfall
10 140 (8.03%) Service Delivery
11 110 (6.31%) Business Analysis
12 100 (5.73%) Change Management
13 95 (5.45%) Service Management
14 94 (5.39%) Coaching
15 90 (5.16%) Software Delivery
15 90 (5.16%) UML
16 83 (4.76%) MVC
16 83 (4.76%) Risk Management
17 76 (4.36%) TDD
18 75 (4.30%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 426 (24.43%) SQL
2 207 (11.87%) C#
3 159 (9.12%) T-SQL
4 120 (6.88%) Java
5 109 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 55 (3.15%) VB.NET
7 45 (2.58%) PHP
8 32 (1.83%) VB
9 23 (1.32%) PL/SQL
10 19 (1.09%) VBA
11 18 (1.03%) VB6
12 17 (0.97%) C
12 17 (0.97%) PowerShell
12 17 (0.97%) Perl
13 15 (0.86%) C++
13 15 (0.86%) VBScript
13 15 (0.86%) Python
14 12 (0.69%) Shell Script
15 9 (0.52%) Ruby
16 8 (0.46%) Scala
Qualifications
1 155 (8.89%) Degree
2 93 (5.33%) ISEB
3 60 (3.44%) ISTQB
4 24 (1.38%) CISA
4 24 (1.38%) CISM
4 24 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 21 (1.20%) CISSP
6 19 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
7 18 (1.03%) PMI Certification
8 16 (0.92%) ACCA
8 16 (0.92%) PMP
8 16 (0.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 14 (0.80%) CIMA
9 14 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (0.69%) SAS Certification
11 10 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (0.46%) CCNA
13 7 (0.40%) CCNP
13 7 (0.40%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (9.98%) QA
2 50 (2.87%) SLA
3 30 (1.72%) PCI DSS
4 26 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (1.15%) Data Quality
6 12 (0.69%) COBIT
7 11 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.23%) P3O
9 2 (0.11%) BS25999
System Software
1 41 (2.35%) Active Directory
2 33 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.57%) vSphere
4 8 (0.46%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (0.29%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.17%) NFS
8 3 (0.17%) KVM
9 2 (0.11%) Firmware
9 2 (0.11%) XenApp
10 1 (0.057%) XenServer
10 1 (0.057%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.057%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.057%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.057%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.057%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.057%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.057%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.40%) SCCM
3 5 (0.29%) SCOM
4 4 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.17%) Puppet
5 3 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.17%) Oracle EDQ
6 2 (0.11%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.11%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.11%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.11%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.057%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.057%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.057%) Salt
7 1 (0.057%) vMotion
7 1 (0.057%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.057%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 357 (20.47%) Microsoft
2 150 (8.60%) Oracle
3 48 (2.75%) VMware
4 31 (1.78%) Cisco
5 23 (1.32%) SAP
6 21 (1.20%) HP
7 17 (0.97%) Facebook
7 17 (0.97%) Twitter
8 16 (0.92%) CheckPoint
9 13 (0.75%) Citrix
10 9 (0.52%) IBM
10 9 (0.52%) Tableau
11 8 (0.46%) Avaya
12 7 (0.40%) F5
12 7 (0.40%) Google
13 6 (0.34%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.34%) NetApp
14 5 (0.29%) Business Objects
14 5 (0.29%) Remedy
14 5 (0.29%) Cognos
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% Bonus, £5k car, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £56000.00 - £68000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + outstanding benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car (£5K) + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33482 - £46450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Excellet Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £0.00 - £39250.00 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago