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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 8 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 795 721 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.58% 19.47% 20.06%
As % of the General category 57.40% 55.93% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 638 539 644
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
1385 1289 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.14% 34.81% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 971 1068
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £58,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -1 567 £42,500 +6.25% 85
Bradford -6 104 £37,500 - 9
Halifax -7 35 £30,603 -28.83% 17
Wakefield -7 15 £28,000 -5.08% 6
Huddersfield -9 6 £25,000 -44.44% 2
Bingley -4 1 - -
Wetherby - 1 £30,500 - 1
Otley - 1 £40,000 -
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 399 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
2 387 (22.28%) SQL
3 331 (19.06%) Microsoft
4 310 (17.85%) .NET
5 297 (17.10%) Project Management
6 284 (16.35%) SQL Server
7 240 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
8 231 (13.30%) C#
9 224 (12.90%) Windows
10 211 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
11 210 (12.09%) MS Excel
12 196 (11.28%) Oracle
13 169 (9.73%) Stakeholder Management
14 163 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 152 (8.75%) Banking
15 152 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
16 147 (8.46%) T-SQL
17 142 (8.18%) ASP.NET
18 141 (8.12%) Degree
19 136 (7.83%) Retail
19 136 (7.83%) Business Analysis
20 135 (7.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 129 (7.43%) ITIL
22 126 (7.25%) HTML
23 123 (7.08%) PRINCE2
24 117 (6.74%) XML
25 113 (6.51%) Web Services
26 108 (6.22%) Active Directory
26 108 (6.22%) Scrum
26 108 (6.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 65 (3.74%) SAS
2 45 (2.59%) SharePoint
3 20 (1.15%) WebSphere
4 14 (0.81%) WebLogic
4 14 (0.81%) IIS
4 14 (0.81%) Apache
5 13 (0.75%) MS Exchange
5 13 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (0.52%) CMS
7 9 (0.52%) NServiceBus
8 7 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (0.35%) Oracle Application Server
10 5 (0.29%) MS Project Server
10 5 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.23%) Tuxedo
12 3 (0.17%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 210 (12.09%) MS Excel
2 70 (4.03%) MS Office
3 39 (2.25%) MS Visio
4 33 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 32 (1.84%) MS Project
6 10 (0.58%) PowerPivot
7 9 (0.52%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.40%) Acrobat
8 7 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.40%) InDesign
9 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.058%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (0.81%) SAP HR
2 14 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
3 13 (0.75%) SAP FI
4 11 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
4 11 (0.63%) SAP CO
5 10 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (0.52%) SAP HCM
7 8 (0.46%) Agresso
8 7 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
8 7 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.35%) SAP Travel Management
10 5 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
10 5 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (0.29%) Magento
10 5 (0.29%) CODA-Financials
10 5 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
11 4 (0.23%) SAP GRC
11 4 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.29%) SaaS
2 3 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.12%) IaaS
4 1 (0.058%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.058%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 53 (3.05%) Firewall
2 47 (2.71%) Internet
3 42 (2.42%) DNS
4 28 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
5 26 (1.50%) WAN
6 25 (1.44%) VoIP
7 23 (1.32%) VPN
7 23 (1.32%) LAN
8 20 (1.15%) Network Security
9 18 (1.04%) SAN
10 17 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (0.75%) MPLS
12 11 (0.63%) EIGRP
12 11 (0.63%) Intranet
12 11 (0.63%) TCP/IP
13 10 (0.58%) OSPF
13 10 (0.58%) BGP
14 8 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
15 7 (0.40%) SSH
15 7 (0.40%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 284 (16.35%) SQL Server
2 163 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 152 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
4 135 (7.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 108 (6.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 51 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 51 (2.94%) Relational Database
7 50 (2.88%) Oracle Database
8 38 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 35 (2.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 35 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
10 31 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
11 29 (1.67%) RDBMS
12 26 (1.50%) NoSQL
13 25 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
14 24 (1.38%) Oracle BI EE
15 23 (1.32%) OLAP
16 17 (0.98%) Star Schema
16 17 (0.98%) QlikView
17 15 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 70 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (2.30%) Visual Studio
3 33 (1.90%) JIRA
4 19 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
5 18 (1.04%) ERwin
5 18 (1.04%) Selenium
6 14 (0.81%) Subversion
6 14 (0.81%) SpecFlow
6 14 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 13 (0.75%) Hudson
8 9 (0.52%) CruiseControl
9 8 (0.46%) Git (software)
9 8 (0.46%) Ant
10 7 (0.40%) LoadRunner
11 6 (0.35%) Cucumber
11 6 (0.35%) FitNesse
11 6 (0.35%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.29%) ClearQuest
12 5 (0.29%) WebSpeed
12 5 (0.29%) ClearCase
General
1 152 (8.75%) Banking
2 136 (7.83%) Retail
3 55 (3.17%) Marketing
4 45 (2.59%) Legal
5 38 (2.19%) Telecoms
6 33 (1.90%) Financial Institution
7 22 (1.27%) Games
8 19 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 18 (1.04%) Advertising
10 16 (0.92%) Retail Banking
11 15 (0.86%) Law
12 6 (0.35%) Back Office
13 5 (0.29%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.29%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.23%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.23%) Billing
14 4 (0.23%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.058%) French Language
15 1 (0.058%) German Language
15 1 (0.058%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 498 (28.67%) Analyst
2 301 (17.33%) Developer
3 220 (12.67%) Business Analyst
4 168 (9.67%) Project Manager
5 107 (6.16%) Consultant
6 106 (6.10%) Architect
7 89 (5.12%) Senior Analyst
8 83 (4.78%) .NET Developer
9 67 (3.86%) Senior Developer
10 57 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
11 51 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 49 (2.82%) Senior Manager
13 48 (2.76%) Test Manager
14 44 (2.53%) Test Analyst
14 44 (2.53%) Software Developer
14 44 (2.53%) Senior Business Analyst
15 43 (2.48%) C# Developer
16 42 (2.42%) Support Analyst
17 41 (2.36%) Security Analyst
18 40 (2.30%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 310 (17.85%) .NET
2 142 (8.18%) ASP.NET
3 126 (7.25%) HTML
4 117 (6.74%) XML
5 113 (6.51%) Web Services
6 87 (5.01%) WCF
7 78 (4.49%) CSS
8 76 (4.38%) .NET Framework
8 76 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 73 (4.20%) jQuery
10 42 (2.42%) HTML5
11 34 (1.96%) WinForms
12 32 (1.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 26 (1.50%) WPF
14 24 (1.38%) Middleware
15 21 (1.21%) SOAP
15 21 (1.21%) LINQ
16 19 (1.09%) JSON
16 19 (1.09%) Spring
16 19 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 211 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (3.34%) Management Information System
3 39 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (1.38%) Credit Risk
5 23 (1.32%) N-Tier
6 21 (1.21%) Data Integration
7 17 (0.98%) Computer Science
8 16 (0.92%) iPhone
9 15 (0.86%) Mathematics
10 13 (0.75%) iPad
10 13 (0.75%) Client/Server
11 11 (0.63%) PKI
12 10 (0.58%) Statistics
12 10 (0.58%) Clustering
12 10 (0.58%) Open Source
13 9 (0.52%) NHS
13 9 (0.52%) Mobile App
14 8 (0.46%) Replication
15 7 (0.40%) iSeries
15 7 (0.40%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 224 (12.90%) Windows
2 82 (4.72%) UNIX
3 52 (2.99%) Linux
4 34 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (0.81%) Windows XP
8 13 (0.75%) Windows 7
9 9 (0.52%) AIX
9 9 (0.52%) HPUX
10 8 (0.46%) Android
10 8 (0.46%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.29%) zOS
13 3 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
2 297 (17.10%) Project Management
3 240 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
4 169 (9.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 136 (7.83%) Business Analysis
6 129 (7.43%) ITIL
7 123 (7.08%) PRINCE2
8 108 (6.22%) Scrum
9 103 (5.93%) ETL
10 99 (5.70%) MVC
11 98 (5.64%) UML
12 96 (5.53%) Service Delivery
13 88 (5.07%) Mentoring
14 79 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
15 76 (4.38%) Information Security
16 75 (4.32%) Data Modelling
17 74 (4.26%) Data Management
18 72 (4.15%) Change Management
19 71 (4.09%) OO
20 68 (3.91%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 387 (22.28%) SQL
2 231 (13.30%) C#
3 147 (8.46%) T-SQL
4 102 (5.87%) Java
5 89 (5.12%) JavaScript
6 72 (4.15%) VB.NET
7 40 (2.30%) PL/SQL
8 32 (1.84%) C
9 24 (1.38%) C++
10 21 (1.21%) VB
10 21 (1.21%) VBA
11 18 (1.04%) Shell Script
11 18 (1.04%) PowerShell
12 17 (0.98%) R
13 16 (0.92%) VBScript
14 14 (0.81%) PHP
15 8 (0.46%) Perl
16 7 (0.40%) VB6
17 6 (0.35%) COBOL
18 5 (0.29%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 141 (8.12%) Degree
2 65 (3.74%) ISEB
3 50 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 41 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (2.13%) CISSP
6 30 (1.73%) CCNP
7 26 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (1.44%) ISTQB
9 23 (1.32%) MCSE
10 21 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
11 19 (1.09%) CIMA
12 17 (0.98%) ACCA
12 17 (0.98%) CISA
12 17 (0.98%) CCNA
13 14 (0.81%) CCIE
14 13 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 11 (0.63%) MCITP
15 11 (0.63%) Security Cleared
16 10 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 10 (0.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (4.84%) QA
2 58 (3.34%) SLA
3 29 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.32%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 11 (0.63%) Basel II
6 7 (0.40%) COBIT
7 5 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 5 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.29%) FATCA
7 5 (0.29%) CESG Infosec
7 5 (0.29%) AIFMD
8 4 (0.23%) EFQM
9 2 (0.12%) GAAP
9 2 (0.12%) P3O
System Software
1 108 (6.22%) Active Directory
2 28 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (0.58%) VMware ESX
5 9 (0.52%) XenApp
6 7 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (0.29%) vSphere
9 4 (0.23%) UAG
9 4 (0.23%) RHEV
9 4 (0.23%) Samba
10 3 (0.17%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.058%) Xen
11 1 (0.058%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (1.44%) SCCM
2 14 (0.81%) Data Guard
3 11 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (0.46%) SCOM
5 6 (0.35%) Oracle EDQ
6 5 (0.29%) OpenView
7 4 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.23%) HP SIM
7 4 (0.23%) Puppet
7 4 (0.23%) HP NNM
8 3 (0.17%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.17%) Nessus
9 2 (0.12%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.058%) CA Wily
10 1 (0.058%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.058%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.058%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 331 (19.06%) Microsoft
2 196 (11.28%) Oracle
3 50 (2.88%) Citrix
4 49 (2.82%) Cisco
4 49 (2.82%) SAP
5 41 (2.36%) VMware
6 35 (2.01%) HP
7 24 (1.38%) Informatica
8 23 (1.32%) IBM
9 22 (1.27%) JD Edwards
10 17 (0.98%) SolarWinds
11 16 (0.92%) Business Objects
12 13 (0.75%) Cognos
12 13 (0.75%) Red Hat
13 12 (0.69%) Splunk
14 11 (0.63%) CODA
15 10 (0.58%) Avaya
15 10 (0.58%) Fujitsu
16 9 (0.52%) Sage
17 8 (0.46%) Intel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jarvis Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago