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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 9 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 810 792 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.72% 18.77% 19.47%
As % of the General category 54.77% 62.12% 62.53%
Number of salaries quoted 648 547 651
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1479 1275 1241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.53% 30.21% 31.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1195 919 1020
Average salary £42,415 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.03% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -3 535 £42,500 -5.55% 70
Bradford +9 156 £37,500 -8.53% 18
Halifax -2 53 £41,500 +7.79% 10
Huddersfield -6 7 £35,000 -12.50%
Wakefield -11 7 £40,000 +100.00% 1
Wetherby -10 2 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Pudsey +6 1 £44,000 +22.22%
Pontefract - 1 £22,500 - 1
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 414 (26.29%) SQL
2 391 (24.83%) Agile Software Development
3 382 (24.25%) Microsoft
4 292 (18.54%) SQL Server
5 284 (18.03%) Project Management
6 259 (16.44%) MS Excel
7 236 (14.98%) .NET
8 223 (14.16%) Analytical Skills
9 219 (13.90%) Business Intelligence
10 218 (13.84%) C#
11 185 (11.75%) Oracle
12 178 (11.30%) Windows
13 168 (10.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 163 (10.35%) Retail
15 152 (9.65%) T-SQL
16 143 (9.08%) ITIL
17 142 (9.02%) ASP.NET
18 136 (8.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 134 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
19 134 (8.51%) Scrum
20 131 (8.32%) Degree
21 122 (7.75%) Banking
22 121 (7.68%) PRINCE2
23 114 (7.24%) Business Analysis
24 110 (6.98%) E-Commerce
25 108 (6.86%) ETL
26 107 (6.79%) Java
27 104 (6.60%) HTML
28 103 (6.54%) MVC
28 103 (6.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 86 (5.46%) SAS
2 49 (3.11%) SharePoint
3 24 (1.52%) CMS
4 23 (1.46%) Apache
5 22 (1.40%) WebLogic
6 21 (1.33%) WebSphere
6 21 (1.33%) MS Exchange
7 13 (0.83%) NServiceBus
8 10 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
9 9 (0.57%) MS Project Server
10 6 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.32%) IIS
12 4 (0.25%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.25%) Node.js
12 4 (0.25%) Drupal
12 4 (0.25%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.25%) Lotus Domino
12 4 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.19%) JBoss
Applications
1 259 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 77 (4.89%) MS Office
3 60 (3.81%) MS Visio
4 43 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 42 (2.67%) MS Project
6 8 (0.51%) PowerPivot
7 7 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.44%) InDesign
7 7 (0.44%) Acrobat
7 7 (0.44%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.25%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.19%) SPSS
10 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 30 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 6 (0.38%) SAP FI
6 6 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.38%) SAP CO
7 5 (0.32%) SAP HR
8 4 (0.25%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.25%) SAP Travel Management
8 4 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.25%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (0.63%) SaaS
2 3 (0.19%) Office 365
3 1 (0.063%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.86%) Firewall
2 32 (2.03%) Internet
2 32 (2.03%) WAN
3 31 (1.97%) LAN
3 31 (1.97%) VoIP
4 28 (1.78%) DNS
5 24 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (1.40%) Network Security
7 21 (1.33%) VPN
8 19 (1.21%) EIGRP
9 17 (1.08%) BGP
9 17 (1.08%) MPLS
9 17 (1.08%) OSPF
10 14 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
11 11 (0.70%) SAN
11 11 (0.70%) TCP/IP
11 11 (0.70%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (0.70%) NetScaler
12 10 (0.63%) IPsec
13 9 (0.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 292 (18.54%) SQL Server
2 168 (10.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 136 (8.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 134 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
5 103 (6.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 47 (2.98%) Relational Database
7 45 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 41 (2.60%) Oracle Database
9 30 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 27 (1.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 27 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
11 24 (1.52%) QlikView
12 22 (1.40%) OLAP
13 21 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
13 21 (1.33%) NoSQL
14 19 (1.21%) MS Access
15 18 (1.14%) RDBMS
15 18 (1.14%) Data Mining
15 18 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
16 17 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 84 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 54 (3.43%) JIRA
3 40 (2.54%) Visual Studio
4 28 (1.78%) Oracle Forms
5 19 (1.21%) Subversion
6 15 (0.95%) JUnit
7 13 (0.83%) Selenium
8 12 (0.76%) Jenkins
9 11 (0.70%) NUnit
9 11 (0.70%) Maven
9 11 (0.70%) Rhino Mocks
9 11 (0.70%) Moq
9 11 (0.70%) MSTest
10 9 (0.57%) FitNesse
10 9 (0.57%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
12 4 (0.25%) Ranorex
12 4 (0.25%) QuickTest Pro
13 3 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (0.19%) Hudson
General
1 163 (10.35%) Retail
2 122 (7.75%) Banking
3 70 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 50 (3.17%) Legal
5 39 (2.48%) Games
6 36 (2.29%) Marketing
7 27 (1.71%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.08%) Financial Institution
9 14 (0.89%) Advertising
10 11 (0.70%) Retail Banking
11 7 (0.44%) Law
12 6 (0.38%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.32%) Automotive
13 5 (0.32%) Back Office
14 4 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.25%) Interactive Media
14 4 (0.25%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.19%) Billing
16 2 (0.13%) Local Government
16 2 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 466 (29.59%) Analyst
2 308 (19.56%) Developer
3 207 (13.14%) Business Analyst
4 160 (10.16%) Project Manager
5 96 (6.10%) Senior Developer
6 90 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 87 (5.52%) Architect
8 79 (5.02%) .NET Developer
9 69 (4.38%) Consultant
10 64 (4.06%) Test Analyst
11 61 (3.87%) Software Developer
12 56 (3.56%) Solutions Architect
13 54 (3.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 52 (3.30%) Systems Analyst
15 47 (2.98%) Senior Manager
16 40 (2.54%) Business Systems Analyst
17 38 (2.41%) MI Analyst
18 37 (2.35%) Senior Project Manager
18 37 (2.35%) Test Manager
19 35 (2.22%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (14.98%) .NET
2 142 (9.02%) ASP.NET
3 104 (6.60%) HTML
4 88 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 86 (5.46%) Web Services
6 83 (5.27%) XML
7 78 (4.95%) CSS
8 68 (4.32%) .NET Framework
9 50 (3.17%) WCF
10 47 (2.98%) jQuery
11 43 (2.73%) WinForms
12 37 (2.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 37 (2.35%) HTML5
13 36 (2.29%) Spring
13 36 (2.29%) WPF
14 34 (2.16%) Hibernate
15 28 (1.78%) Java EE
16 19 (1.21%) ActiveMQ
17 16 (1.02%) CSS3
18 15 (0.95%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 223 (14.16%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
3 64 (4.06%) Management Information System
4 35 (2.22%) N-Tier
5 25 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 22 (1.40%) Client/Server
7 20 (1.27%) Data Integration
7 20 (1.27%) Mathematics
8 16 (1.02%) Credit Risk
9 12 (0.76%) FMCG
10 11 (0.70%) PMI
10 11 (0.70%) Social Network
10 11 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
10 11 (0.70%) Open Source
11 9 (0.57%) NHS
12 8 (0.51%) User Experience
12 8 (0.51%) Statistics
13 7 (0.44%) PKI
13 7 (0.44%) SecurID
14 6 (0.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 178 (11.30%) Windows
2 49 (3.11%) Linux
3 36 (2.29%) UNIX
3 36 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (1.33%) Windows 7
6 18 (1.14%) Windows XP
6 18 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (0.89%) Windows 8
8 7 (0.44%) Solaris
9 6 (0.38%) Android
9 6 (0.38%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.32%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.25%) HPUX
12 3 (0.19%) zOS
12 3 (0.19%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (24.83%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (18.03%) Project Management
3 219 (13.90%) Business Intelligence
4 143 (9.08%) ITIL
5 134 (8.51%) Scrum
6 121 (7.68%) PRINCE2
7 114 (7.24%) Business Analysis
8 110 (6.98%) E-Commerce
9 108 (6.86%) ETL
10 103 (6.54%) MVC
11 101 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 90 (5.71%) Service Management
13 88 (5.59%) Change Management
14 87 (5.52%) Service Delivery
15 83 (5.27%) OO
15 83 (5.27%) Mentoring
16 79 (5.02%) UML
17 73 (4.63%) Test Scripting
18 69 (4.38%) People Management
19 68 (4.32%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 414 (26.29%) SQL
2 218 (13.84%) C#
3 152 (9.65%) T-SQL
4 107 (6.79%) Java
5 82 (5.21%) JavaScript
6 53 (3.37%) VB.NET
7 42 (2.67%) VBA
8 39 (2.48%) PL/SQL
9 36 (2.29%) VB
10 28 (1.78%) PowerShell
11 24 (1.52%) R
12 21 (1.33%) C
13 12 (0.76%) C++
14 8 (0.51%) PHP
15 7 (0.44%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.44%) SAS Macro
16 5 (0.32%) COBOL
16 5 (0.32%) VB6
17 3 (0.19%) Perl
18 2 (0.13%) X++
Qualifications
1 131 (8.32%) Degree
2 88 (5.59%) ISEB
3 57 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (2.73%) ISTQB
5 41 (2.60%) CCNP
6 36 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 26 (1.65%) CCNA
8 24 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 16 (1.02%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 16 (1.02%) CCIE
11 16 (1.02%) MCSE
12 15 (0.95%) Security Cleared
13 14 (0.89%) CISSP
14 12 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 12 (0.76%) PMI Certification
15 11 (0.70%) CIMA
15 11 (0.70%) CBAP
16 10 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (5.08%) QA
2 75 (4.76%) SLA
3 26 (1.65%) Data Quality
4 25 (1.59%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.51%) COBIT
8 4 (0.25%) COREP
8 4 (0.25%) CESG Infosec
8 4 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 4 (0.25%) Basel II
9 2 (0.13%) P3O
9 2 (0.13%) EFQM
9 2 (0.13%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 83 (5.27%) Active Directory
2 24 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.76%) XenApp
3 12 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (0.70%) Firmware
5 7 (0.44%) VMware ESX
6 6 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (0.25%) vSphere
7 4 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.19%) Samba
9 2 (0.13%) ACF2
9 2 (0.13%) RACF
10 1 (0.063%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.063%) NFS
10 1 (0.063%) Xen
10 1 (0.063%) UAG
10 1 (0.063%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (2.03%) SCCM
2 13 (0.83%) SCOM
3 11 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (0.70%) Puppet
3 11 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.38%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.32%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.25%) Oracle EDQ
6 4 (0.25%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.19%) OpenView
7 3 (0.19%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.19%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (0.13%) CA Endevor
9 1 (0.063%) Nessus
9 1 (0.063%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.063%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 382 (24.25%) Microsoft
2 185 (11.75%) Oracle
3 68 (4.32%) Cisco
4 58 (3.68%) Citrix
5 36 (2.29%) VMware
6 35 (2.22%) SAP
7 26 (1.65%) SolarWinds
8 20 (1.27%) Informatica
9 19 (1.21%) IBM
10 16 (1.02%) JD Edwards
11 15 (0.95%) Business Objects
12 11 (0.70%) Hitachi
12 11 (0.70%) HP
12 11 (0.70%) Red Hat
12 11 (0.70%) Facebook
12 11 (0.70%) Twitter
13 9 (0.57%) BT
13 9 (0.57%) Cognos
13 9 (0.57%) Fujitsu
14 8 (0.51%) CODA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension and bonus schemes.
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £47500 - £55000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £0.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Netsource
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Curve Group
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Car + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Curve Group
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Car + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harnham
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonuses and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago