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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 752 725 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.09% 20.12% 20.36%
As % of the General category 54.65% 56.77% 62.57%
Number of salaries quoted 622 554 644
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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
1376 1277 1221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.62% 35.43% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1100 967 1036
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -2 537 £41,500 +3.75% 58
Bradford -5 70 £37,500 - 21
Halifax -6 42 £27,500 -34.52% 12
Wakefield +6 19 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Huddersfield -10 5 £25,000 -44.44% 2
Bingley -1 3 - -
Wetherby - 1 £35,000 -
Brighouse - 1 - -
Elland - 1 £22,500 -
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 373 (22.10%) SQL
2 312 (18.48%) .NET
3 308 (18.25%) Microsoft
4 302 (17.89%) Project Management
5 281 (16.65%) SQL Server
6 223 (13.21%) C#
6 223 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
7 211 (12.50%) Windows
8 202 (11.97%) MS Excel
9 192 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
10 177 (10.49%) Oracle
11 174 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
12 162 (9.60%) Banking
13 150 (8.89%) Degree
14 149 (8.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 149 (8.83%) Data Warehouse
15 144 (8.53%) T-SQL
16 140 (8.29%) PRINCE2
17 138 (8.18%) Business Analysis
18 133 (7.88%) ASP.NET
19 132 (7.82%) Retail
20 125 (7.41%) ITIL
21 120 (7.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 115 (6.81%) HTML
23 113 (6.69%) XML
24 107 (6.34%) Java
25 104 (6.16%) Web Services
25 104 (6.16%) Scrum
26 99 (5.86%) Service Delivery
26 99 (5.86%) MVC

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 57 (3.38%) SAS
2 43 (2.55%) SharePoint
3 21 (1.24%) WebSphere
4 16 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 15 (0.89%) IIS
6 13 (0.77%) WebLogic
7 11 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (0.59%) Apache
9 9 (0.53%) NServiceBus
10 8 (0.47%) MS Exchange
11 5 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.30%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (0.24%) OpenEdge
12 4 (0.24%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.24%) Tuxedo
12 4 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.24%) CMS
12 4 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.18%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 202 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 78 (4.62%) MS Office
3 43 (2.55%) MS Visio
4 30 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 29 (1.72%) MS Project
6 11 (0.65%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.47%) PowerPivot
8 7 (0.41%) SPSS
9 6 (0.36%) Acrobat
9 6 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.36%) InDesign
10 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 24 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (1.01%) SAP FI
3 16 (0.95%) SAP HR
4 15 (0.89%) SAP FI/CO
4 15 (0.89%) SAP CO
5 14 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
6 13 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
7 11 (0.65%) Agresso
8 10 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (0.53%) SAP HCM
10 7 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
11 6 (0.36%) SAP Travel Management
11 6 (0.36%) Magento
12 5 (0.30%) CODA-Financials
13 4 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
13 4 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
13 4 (0.24%) SAP GRC
14 3 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
14 3 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 3 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.30%) SaaS
2 2 (0.12%) IaaS
3 1 (0.059%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.059%) Force.com
3 1 (0.059%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (3.14%) Firewall
2 46 (2.73%) Internet
3 37 (2.19%) DNS
4 29 (1.72%) WAN
4 29 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
5 26 (1.54%) LAN
6 24 (1.42%) VPN
6 24 (1.42%) SAN
7 20 (1.18%) VoIP
7 20 (1.18%) Network Security
8 14 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (0.71%) TCP/IP
9 12 (0.71%) MPLS
10 11 (0.65%) Intranet
11 10 (0.59%) EIGRP
12 8 (0.47%) SSH
12 8 (0.47%) OSPF
12 8 (0.47%) BGP
12 8 (0.47%) DHCP
12 8 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (16.65%) SQL Server
2 149 (8.83%) Data Warehouse
2 149 (8.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 120 (7.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 97 (5.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 54 (3.20%) Relational Database
6 53 (3.14%) Oracle Database
7 50 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 39 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
9 34 (2.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 33 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
11 32 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
12 30 (1.78%) RDBMS
13 24 (1.42%) NoSQL
14 22 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
15 21 (1.24%) OLAP
16 18 (1.07%) Star Schema
17 17 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
18 14 (0.83%) Base SAS
18 14 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 68 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (2.43%) Visual Studio
3 29 (1.72%) JIRA
4 23 (1.36%) Selenium
5 18 (1.07%) ERwin
6 17 (1.01%) SpecFlow
6 17 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 16 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
8 13 (0.77%) Hudson
8 13 (0.77%) Subversion
9 11 (0.65%) Git (software)
10 9 (0.53%) FitNesse
10 9 (0.53%) Cucumber
10 9 (0.53%) LoadRunner
10 9 (0.53%) CruiseControl
11 8 (0.47%) Ant
12 6 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
12 6 (0.36%) Jenkins
13 5 (0.30%) ClearQuest
13 5 (0.30%) ClearCase
General
1 162 (9.60%) Banking
2 132 (7.82%) Retail
3 68 (4.03%) Marketing
4 44 (2.61%) Telecoms
5 43 (2.55%) Legal
6 32 (1.90%) Financial Institution
7 28 (1.66%) Retail Banking
8 19 (1.13%) Advertising
9 18 (1.07%) Games
10 16 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 15 (0.89%) Law
12 7 (0.41%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.36%) Back Office
14 5 (0.30%) General Ledger
15 4 (0.24%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.24%) Billing
15 4 (0.24%) Interactive Media
16 2 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.059%) Electronics
17 1 (0.059%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 481 (28.50%) Analyst
2 285 (16.88%) Developer
3 213 (12.62%) Business Analyst
4 174 (10.31%) Project Manager
5 115 (6.81%) Consultant
6 99 (5.86%) Architect
7 83 (4.92%) .NET Developer
8 74 (4.38%) Senior Analyst
9 53 (3.14%) Solutions Architect
9 53 (3.14%) Senior Developer
10 46 (2.73%) Support Analyst
10 46 (2.73%) C# Developer
11 44 (2.61%) Software Developer
12 43 (2.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 42 (2.49%) Senior Business Analyst
14 41 (2.43%) Senior Manager
14 41 (2.43%) Security Analyst
15 39 (2.31%) Test Manager
16 37 (2.19%) Test Analyst
16 37 (2.19%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (18.48%) .NET
2 133 (7.88%) ASP.NET
3 115 (6.81%) HTML
4 113 (6.69%) XML
5 104 (6.16%) Web Services
6 78 (4.62%) .NET Framework
6 78 (4.62%) WCF
7 71 (4.21%) jQuery
7 71 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 66 (3.91%) CSS
9 39 (2.31%) HTML5
10 32 (1.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 28 (1.66%) WinForms
12 27 (1.60%) SOAP
13 25 (1.48%) Middleware
14 23 (1.36%) WPF
15 22 (1.30%) LINQ
15 22 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 20 (1.18%) WSDL
17 18 (1.07%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 66 (3.91%) Management Information System
2 34 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (1.30%) N-Tier
4 20 (1.18%) Credit Risk
5 17 (1.01%) Computer Science
6 16 (0.95%) Data Integration
6 16 (0.95%) iPhone
7 15 (0.89%) Mathematics
8 13 (0.77%) iPad
9 12 (0.71%) NHS
9 12 (0.71%) Client/Server
10 11 (0.65%) Clustering
10 11 (0.65%) PKI
10 11 (0.65%) Open Source
11 9 (0.53%) Statistics
11 9 (0.53%) Replication
11 9 (0.53%) Mobile App
12 8 (0.47%) Visualisation
13 7 (0.41%) iSeries
13 7 (0.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 211 (12.50%) Windows
2 89 (5.27%) UNIX
3 53 (3.14%) Linux
4 27 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (0.65%) Windows XP
7 10 (0.59%) AIX
7 10 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.53%) HPUX
9 8 (0.47%) Android
9 8 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.36%) zOS
11 5 (0.30%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.30%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (17.89%) Project Management
2 223 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
3 192 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
4 174 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 140 (8.29%) PRINCE2
6 138 (8.18%) Business Analysis
7 125 (7.41%) ITIL
8 104 (6.16%) Scrum
9 99 (5.86%) MVC
9 99 (5.86%) Service Delivery
10 97 (5.75%) UML
11 95 (5.63%) ETL
12 85 (5.04%) Information Security
13 81 (4.80%) Risk Management
14 78 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
15 77 (4.56%) OO
16 73 (4.32%) Change Management
17 72 (4.27%) Data Management
18 67 (3.97%) CRM
19 66 (3.91%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 373 (22.10%) SQL
2 223 (13.21%) C#
3 144 (8.53%) T-SQL
4 107 (6.34%) Java
5 76 (4.50%) VB.NET
6 74 (4.38%) JavaScript
7 37 (2.19%) PL/SQL
8 33 (1.95%) C
9 25 (1.48%) C++
10 21 (1.24%) VB
11 19 (1.13%) VBA
12 18 (1.07%) PHP
13 17 (1.01%) VBScript
13 17 (1.01%) Shell Script
14 11 (0.65%) R
15 9 (0.53%) PowerShell
16 8 (0.47%) Perl
17 7 (0.41%) ABAP
17 7 (0.41%) VB6
18 6 (0.36%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 150 (8.89%) Degree
2 56 (3.32%) ISEB
3 55 (3.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 43 (2.55%) CISSP
5 34 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (1.42%) CCNP
7 22 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (1.30%) CISA
8 20 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (1.13%) MCSE
10 18 (1.07%) CIMA
11 16 (0.95%) ACCA
12 14 (0.83%) CCNA
12 14 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 11 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
13 11 (0.65%) CCIE
13 11 (0.65%) OCP
13 11 (0.65%) ISTQB
14 8 (0.47%) Security Cleared
14 8 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (4.62%) QA
2 58 (3.44%) SLA
3 35 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (1.66%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.53%) COBIT
5 9 (0.53%) Basel II
6 6 (0.36%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.30%) FATCA
7 5 (0.30%) CESG Infosec
7 5 (0.30%) AIFMD
7 5 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 4 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.24%) EFQM
9 2 (0.12%) P3O
9 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.12%) GAAP
9 2 (0.12%) TickIT
System Software
1 90 (5.33%) Active Directory
2 31 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.83%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (0.53%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (0.36%) XenApp
6 5 (0.30%) vSphere
7 4 (0.24%) UAG
7 4 (0.24%) RHEV
7 4 (0.24%) Samba
8 3 (0.18%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.059%) Xen
9 1 (0.059%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (1.13%) SCCM
2 16 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (0.89%) Data Guard
4 6 (0.36%) Oracle EDQ
5 5 (0.30%) SCOM
5 5 (0.30%) OpenView
6 4 (0.24%) ARCserve
6 4 (0.24%) HP NNM
6 4 (0.24%) HP SIM
7 3 (0.18%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.18%) Nessus
8 2 (0.12%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.12%) Puppet
8 2 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.059%) CA Wily
9 1 (0.059%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.059%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 308 (18.25%) Microsoft
2 177 (10.49%) Oracle
3 59 (3.50%) SAP
4 48 (2.84%) VMware
5 46 (2.73%) HP
6 44 (2.61%) Citrix
7 43 (2.55%) Cisco
8 24 (1.42%) IBM
8 24 (1.42%) Informatica
9 22 (1.30%) JD Edwards
10 16 (0.95%) Business Objects
11 15 (0.89%) SolarWinds
12 13 (0.77%) Red Hat
13 12 (0.71%) Cognos
13 12 (0.71%) Splunk
14 11 (0.65%) Adobe
14 11 (0.65%) CODA
15 9 (0.53%) Sage
15 9 (0.53%) Zend
16 8 (0.47%) Tableau
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £44675 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Training and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Car + Pension + Bonus + Health
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £43000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus, pension, and additional
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + negotiable + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago