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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 867 835 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.26% 17.24% 19.70%
As % of the General category 60.59% 57.95% 63.90%
Number of salaries quoted 742 621 832
Average salary £41,250 £41,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.60% -4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
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
1431 1441 1554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.44% 29.76% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1036 1211
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +3 595 £41,000 +2.50% 83
Bradford 0 140 £40,000 -5.88% 11
Halifax +2 47 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Huddersfield +23 25 £35,000 -26.31% 5
Wakefield +2 14 £42,000 -50.58% 3
Dewsbury +6 6 £27,500 -45.00%
Otley - 5 £37,500 -
Ilkley - 4 £32,500 -
Pudsey +2 3 - - 1
Wetherby +4 2 £25,250 -
Brighouse - 2 £36,500 -
Bingley 0 1 - -
Keighley - 1 £37,500 -
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 510 (30.18%) Agile Software Development
2 350 (20.71%) SQL
3 297 (17.57%) SQL Server
4 296 (17.51%) .NET
5 236 (13.96%) Microsoft
6 196 (11.60%) C#
7 192 (11.36%) Retail
8 172 (10.18%) Project Management
9 171 (10.12%) MS Excel
10 167 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 160 (9.47%) Windows
12 150 (8.88%) ITIL
13 149 (8.82%) Waterfall
14 145 (8.58%) Degree
15 139 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
16 135 (7.99%) HTML
17 132 (7.81%) Scrum
18 129 (7.63%) JavaScript
19 128 (7.57%) Oracle
19 128 (7.57%) Business Analysis
20 126 (7.46%) Web Services
21 123 (7.28%) T-SQL
22 122 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
22 122 (7.22%) E-Commerce
23 121 (7.16%) XML
23 121 (7.16%) Banking
24 117 (6.92%) Java
25 112 (6.63%) WCF
25 112 (6.63%) SDLC
26 109 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 53 (3.14%) SAS
2 34 (2.01%) MS Exchange
3 28 (1.66%) Node.js
4 25 (1.48%) SharePoint
5 22 (1.30%) IIS
6 19 (1.12%) Apache
7 17 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (0.89%) CMS
8 15 (0.89%) Umbraco
9 14 (0.83%) Skype for Business
10 13 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
11 11 (0.65%) WebLogic
12 10 (0.59%) Apache Spark
12 10 (0.59%) JBoss
12 10 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (0.53%) Apache Pig
13 9 (0.53%) WebSphere
14 8 (0.47%) Tomcat
15 5 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.30%) GlassFish
Applications
1 171 (10.12%) MS Excel
2 100 (5.92%) MS Office
3 31 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 23 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.36%) SPSS
6 4 (0.24%) MS Project
7 3 (0.18%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.059%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 31 (1.83%) SAP IS-U
2 27 (1.60%) SAP CO
2 27 (1.60%) SAP FI
2 27 (1.60%) SAP FI/CO
3 14 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.65%) Changepoint
5 10 (0.59%) SAP ERP
5 10 (0.59%) SAP MM
5 10 (0.59%) SAP SD
6 8 (0.47%) SAP FI-AP
6 8 (0.47%) SAP FI-AR
6 8 (0.47%) SAP FI-GL
6 8 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.36%) SAP BPC
8 5 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.30%) SAP GRC
9 4 (0.24%) Sage 50
9 4 (0.24%) Tesseract
9 4 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
10 3 (0.18%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 38 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (0.77%) GitHub
3 11 (0.65%) Office 365
4 10 (0.59%) Trello
5 8 (0.47%) SaaS
6 6 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
6 6 (0.36%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.24%) AdWords
7 4 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.12%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.059%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.059%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.66%) Firewall
2 43 (2.54%) SAN
3 28 (1.66%) TCP/IP
4 24 (1.42%) LAN
4 24 (1.42%) WAN
5 22 (1.30%) DNS
6 19 (1.12%) VPN
7 17 (1.01%) Internet
8 15 (0.89%) NAS
9 12 (0.71%) Intranet
10 11 (0.65%) SSL
11 10 (0.59%) Network Security
12 9 (0.53%) Extranet
12 9 (0.53%) HTTPS
13 6 (0.36%) Wireshark
14 5 (0.30%) NGN
14 5 (0.30%) VoIP
15 4 (0.24%) HTTP
15 4 (0.24%) IPsec
16 3 (0.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (17.57%) SQL Server
2 109 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 89 (5.27%) Data Warehouse
4 62 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 41 (2.43%) MySQL
7 30 (1.78%) Relational Database
8 24 (1.42%) NoSQL
8 24 (1.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 23 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
10 22 (1.30%) Big Data
10 22 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 21 (1.24%) QlikView
11 21 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
12 19 (1.12%) OLAP
13 18 (1.07%) Hadoop
14 17 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
14 17 (1.01%) Data Mining
15 16 (0.95%) Oracle Database
16 15 (0.89%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 74 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (2.78%) Selenium
3 46 (2.72%) Visual Studio
4 29 (1.72%) MSTest
5 25 (1.48%) Jenkins
5 25 (1.48%) NUnit
5 25 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
6 24 (1.42%) SoapUI
7 23 (1.36%) Grunt
7 23 (1.36%) gulp
8 21 (1.24%) Git (software)
9 19 (1.12%) JIRA
10 15 (0.89%) Toad
11 12 (0.71%) Maven
11 12 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
12 11 (0.65%) JUnit
13 10 (0.59%) PHPUnit
14 9 (0.53%) SilkTest
15 7 (0.41%) Subversion
15 7 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 192 (11.36%) Retail
2 121 (7.16%) Banking
3 97 (5.74%) Legal
4 66 (3.91%) Financial Institution
5 55 (3.25%) Marketing
6 48 (2.84%) Manufacturing
7 43 (2.54%) Telecoms
8 26 (1.54%) Back Office
8 26 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
9 25 (1.48%) Law
10 13 (0.77%) Games
11 11 (0.65%) Electronics
12 10 (0.59%) French Language
13 8 (0.47%) Local Government
14 7 (0.41%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.36%) Billing
15 6 (0.36%) General Ledger
15 6 (0.36%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.30%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.24%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 414 (24.50%) Analyst
2 268 (15.86%) Developer
3 148 (8.76%) Project Manager
4 138 (8.17%) Business Analyst
5 109 (6.45%) Consultant
6 102 (6.04%) Architect
7 87 (5.15%) SQL Developer
8 67 (3.96%) Senior Developer
9 66 (3.91%) IT Manager
10 64 (3.79%) .NET Developer
10 64 (3.79%) Test Analyst
11 62 (3.67%) C# Developer
12 59 (3.49%) Business Change Manager
13 57 (3.37%) Senior Analyst
14 52 (3.08%) Business Change Project Manager
14 52 (3.08%) Test Leader
15 51 (3.02%) Applications Support
15 51 (3.02%) Service Manager
16 50 (2.96%) Systems Analyst
17 47 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (17.51%) .NET
2 135 (7.99%) HTML
3 126 (7.46%) Web Services
4 121 (7.16%) XML
5 112 (6.63%) WCF
6 109 (6.45%) CSS
7 94 (5.56%) jQuery
8 84 (4.97%) ASP.NET
9 74 (4.38%) SOAP
10 57 (3.37%) AngularJS
11 52 (3.08%) .NET Framework
12 43 (2.54%) WinForms
13 42 (2.49%) HTML5
14 40 (2.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 38 (2.25%) WPF
16 37 (2.19%) CSS3
17 34 (2.01%) WF
18 32 (1.89%) LINQ
19 31 (1.83%) RESTful
20 28 (1.66%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 139 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (5.68%) Management Information System
3 44 (2.60%) User Experience
4 35 (2.07%) Data Centre
5 34 (2.01%) Computer Science
6 25 (1.48%) Mobile App
7 21 (1.24%) Smart Meter
8 20 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
8 20 (1.18%) NHS
9 19 (1.12%) Clustering
10 17 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
10 17 (1.01%) PlayStation
11 15 (0.89%) Data Integration
12 14 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (0.71%) Security Operations Centre
14 10 (0.59%) Data Structures
14 10 (0.59%) Mathematics
15 7 (0.41%) Health Informatics
15 7 (0.41%) Informatics
16 6 (0.36%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 160 (9.47%) Windows
2 60 (3.55%) Linux
3 52 (3.08%) Windows Server
4 47 (2.78%) Unix
5 46 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (1.07%) Windows XP
9 17 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (0.83%) Windows 10
11 13 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
12 11 (0.65%) HPUX
13 9 (0.53%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.41%) Solaris
15 5 (0.30%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.24%) Android
17 3 (0.18%) Apple iOS
18 1 (0.059%) webOS
18 1 (0.059%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.059%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (30.18%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (10.18%) Project Management
3 167 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 150 (8.88%) ITIL
5 149 (8.82%) Waterfall
6 132 (7.81%) Scrum
7 128 (7.57%) Business Analysis
8 122 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
8 122 (7.22%) E-Commerce
9 112 (6.63%) SDLC
10 91 (5.38%) PRINCE2
11 90 (5.33%) Service Delivery
12 79 (4.67%) Coaching
12 79 (4.67%) TOGAF
13 72 (4.26%) Mentoring
14 71 (4.20%) Software Engineering
15 70 (4.14%) Test Automation
16 68 (4.02%) Service Management
16 68 (4.02%) Software Delivery
17 67 (3.96%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 350 (20.71%) SQL
2 196 (11.60%) C#
3 129 (7.63%) JavaScript
4 123 (7.28%) T-SQL
5 117 (6.92%) Java
6 48 (2.84%) PL/SQL
7 39 (2.31%) PowerShell
8 36 (2.13%) PHP
9 30 (1.78%) VB
10 29 (1.72%) C++
11 28 (1.66%) VB.NET
12 23 (1.36%) VBA
13 20 (1.18%) VB6
14 18 (1.07%) Shell Script
15 14 (0.83%) C
16 7 (0.41%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.41%) Python
17 6 (0.36%) Scala
18 5 (0.30%) ABAP
18 5 (0.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 145 (8.58%) Degree
2 78 (4.62%) ISEB
3 59 (3.49%) ISTQB
4 41 (2.43%) Security Cleared
5 32 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (1.72%) SC Cleared
7 27 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 26 (1.54%) CISSP
9 25 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
10 22 (1.30%) MBA
10 22 (1.30%) MCP
11 21 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
12 17 (1.01%) MCSE
13 16 (0.95%) CCNA
13 16 (0.95%) CCNP
14 15 (0.89%) MCITP
15 14 (0.83%) ACCA
15 14 (0.83%) CIMA
16 12 (0.71%) CCA
17 11 (0.65%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (4.32%) QA
2 38 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (2.07%) PCI DSS
3 35 (2.07%) SLA
4 30 (1.78%) Data Quality
5 15 (0.89%) COBIT
6 11 (0.65%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.24%) IAS 39
9 3 (0.18%) Basel III
9 3 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.12%) Basel II
10 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.059%) COREP
11 1 (0.059%) FATCA
11 1 (0.059%) FINREP
System Software
1 86 (5.09%) Active Directory
2 70 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.71%) Docker
4 9 (0.53%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.47%) HDFS
6 7 (0.41%) Apache Flume
6 7 (0.41%) vSphere
7 4 (0.24%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.12%) NFS
8 2 (0.12%) Samba
9 1 (0.059%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.059%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.059%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.059%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.059%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (0.95%) SCCM
2 8 (0.47%) NetBackup
3 7 (0.41%) Oracle EDQ
4 6 (0.36%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.30%) SCOM
6 4 (0.24%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 4 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.24%) Puppet
7 3 (0.18%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.18%) Ansible
7 3 (0.18%) HP UCMDB
7 3 (0.18%) Hyperic
7 3 (0.18%) Nagios
7 3 (0.18%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.12%) DameWare
8 2 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.059%) Netcool
9 1 (0.059%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 236 (13.96%) Microsoft
2 128 (7.57%) Oracle
3 95 (5.62%) SAP
4 93 (5.50%) VMware
5 52 (3.08%) Citrix
6 43 (2.54%) HP
7 40 (2.37%) Cisco
8 20 (1.18%) Red Hat
9 18 (1.07%) Informatica
10 17 (1.01%) 3PAR
10 17 (1.01%) Sony
10 17 (1.01%) Virgin Media
11 13 (0.77%) Hortonworks
12 12 (0.71%) Cognos
13 11 (0.65%) Sage
13 11 (0.65%) Tableau
14 10 (0.59%) Google
15 9 (0.53%) Avaya
15 9 (0.53%) Remedy
15 9 (0.53%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, flexi-time, home working
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Cash, Car, Annual Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, BUPA
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Holmfirth, West Yorkshire
Maximise Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 Per Annum bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + car allowance + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Xchanging
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