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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 917 936 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.19% 19.26% 18.16%
As % of the General category 60.41% 64.11% 56.26%
Number of salaries quoted 677 761 583
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
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
1518 1460 1269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.11% 30.03% 32.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1122 1131 1047
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 0 630 £42,500 - 81
Bradford 0 134 £42,500 +21.42% 20
Halifax -1 64 £37,500 -16.66% 11
Bingley 0 14 £35,000 -1.40%
Dewsbury - 10 £50,000 -
Wakefield -9 9 £85,000 +142.85%
Wetherby -2 3 - - 1
Huddersfield -12 3 £51,250 +38.51% 2
Pudsey -2 2 - -
Castleford - 1 £37,500 -
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 523 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
2 470 (27.76%) SQL
3 377 (22.27%) Microsoft
4 358 (21.15%) SQL Server
5 349 (20.61%) Project Management
6 292 (17.25%) MS Excel
7 283 (16.72%) .NET
8 261 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
9 231 (13.64%) C#
10 196 (11.58%) Scrum
11 193 (11.40%) Retail
12 192 (11.34%) Banking
12 192 (11.34%) ITIL
13 184 (10.87%) T-SQL
13 184 (10.87%) Degree
14 171 (10.10%) Oracle
14 171 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
15 157 (9.27%) PRINCE2
16 150 (8.86%) ASP.NET
17 146 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 141 (8.33%) Windows
19 128 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
20 126 (7.44%) QA
21 122 (7.21%) MVC
22 120 (7.09%) Service Delivery
23 111 (6.56%) E-Commerce
24 109 (6.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 105 (6.20%) Business Analysis
25 105 (6.20%) HTML
26 103 (6.08%) OO

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 76 (4.49%) SAS
2 39 (2.30%) Apache
2 39 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 23 (1.36%) WebLogic
4 18 (1.06%) CMS
5 17 (1.00%) MS Exchange
6 12 (0.71%) NServiceBus
7 10 (0.59%) WebSphere
7 10 (0.59%) IIS
8 7 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.35%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.30%) Oracle Application Server
11 4 (0.24%) Tuxedo
11 4 (0.24%) JBoss
11 4 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.24%) Node.js
11 4 (0.24%) Drupal
Applications
1 292 (17.25%) MS Excel
2 87 (5.14%) MS Office
3 57 (3.37%) MS Visio
4 46 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 34 (2.01%) MS Project
6 28 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.35%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.24%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 32 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.18%) Oracle ASCP
7 3 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.18%) BASE24
8 2 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.12%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.12%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.48%) SaaS
2 6 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.18%) Office 365
4 1 (0.059%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.72%) Internet
2 36 (2.13%) Firewall
3 20 (1.18%) DNS
3 20 (1.18%) SAN
3 20 (1.18%) LAN
3 20 (1.18%) WAN
4 17 (1.00%) Intranet
5 16 (0.95%) TCP/IP
6 12 (0.71%) VoIP
7 8 (0.47%) Network Security
8 7 (0.41%) EIGRP
9 6 (0.35%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (0.35%) OSPF
9 6 (0.35%) BGP
9 6 (0.35%) LDAP
9 6 (0.35%) VPN
9 6 (0.35%) DHCP
9 6 (0.35%) HTTP
10 5 (0.30%) MPLS
10 5 (0.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 358 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 146 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 109 (6.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 79 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
5 71 (4.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 47 (2.78%) Relational Database
7 43 (2.54%) Oracle Database
8 40 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
9 39 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
10 32 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 27 (1.59%) MySQL
12 23 (1.36%) NoSQL
13 21 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
14 20 (1.18%) QlikView
15 19 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
16 18 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
17 16 (0.95%) RDBMS
18 14 (0.83%) MS Access
19 13 (0.77%) Oracle ODI
20 12 (0.71%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 80 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (2.19%) Visual Studio
3 35 (2.07%) Oracle Forms
3 35 (2.07%) JIRA
4 27 (1.59%) Subversion
5 22 (1.30%) NUnit
6 20 (1.18%) JUnit
6 20 (1.18%) MSTest
6 20 (1.18%) Rhino Mocks
6 20 (1.18%) Moq
7 14 (0.83%) Maven
8 13 (0.77%) FitNesse
9 11 (0.65%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (0.24%) Ranorex
11 4 (0.24%) Selenium
12 3 (0.18%) Git (software)
12 3 (0.18%) SoapUI
13 2 (0.12%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.12%) ERwin
General
1 193 (11.40%) Retail
2 192 (11.34%) Banking
3 90 (5.32%) Telecoms
4 87 (5.14%) Legal
5 38 (2.24%) Marketing
6 35 (2.07%) Games
7 32 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 25 (1.48%) General Ledger
9 20 (1.18%) Retail Banking
10 10 (0.59%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.47%) Advertising
12 6 (0.35%) Back Office
12 6 (0.35%) Automotive
13 5 (0.30%) Electronics
14 3 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.12%) Local Government
15 2 (0.12%) Billing
15 2 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.12%) French Language
16 1 (0.059%) Military
Job Titles
1 438 (25.87%) Analyst
2 337 (19.91%) Developer
3 238 (14.06%) Project Manager
4 195 (11.52%) Business Analyst
5 116 (6.85%) Senior Developer
6 100 (5.91%) .NET Developer
7 79 (4.67%) Architect
8 75 (4.43%) Test Analyst
9 68 (4.02%) Systems Analyst
10 60 (3.54%) Software Developer
11 57 (3.37%) Service Manager
12 55 (3.25%) Senior Analyst
13 47 (2.78%) Business Systems Analyst
13 47 (2.78%) Delivery Manager
14 45 (2.66%) Consultant
15 43 (2.54%) MI Analyst
16 42 (2.48%) Infrastructure Manager
17 40 (2.36%) Solutions Architect
17 40 (2.36%) Change Manager
18 39 (2.30%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (16.72%) .NET
2 150 (8.86%) ASP.NET
3 105 (6.20%) HTML
4 85 (5.02%) ASP.NET MVC
5 84 (4.96%) XML
6 74 (4.37%) .NET Framework
7 69 (4.08%) CSS
8 61 (3.60%) Web Services
9 59 (3.48%) WinForms
10 57 (3.37%) HTML5
11 52 (3.07%) WCF
12 51 (3.01%) WPF
13 46 (2.72%) jQuery
14 43 (2.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 43 (2.54%) Spring
15 42 (2.48%) Hibernate
16 35 (2.07%) AngularJS
17 29 (1.71%) Apache Flex
18 23 (1.36%) ActiveMQ
18 23 (1.36%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 261 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (5.32%) Enterprise Software
3 79 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 30 (1.77%) Computer Science
5 24 (1.42%) Open Source
6 21 (1.24%) N-Tier
7 20 (1.18%) Social Network
7 20 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
8 18 (1.06%) Mathematics
8 18 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 17 (1.00%) NHS
10 14 (0.83%) Data Structures
11 10 (0.59%) Statistics
12 9 (0.53%) Replication
12 9 (0.53%) Clustering
12 9 (0.53%) Visualisation
13 7 (0.41%) FMCG
13 7 (0.41%) Informatics
13 7 (0.41%) User Experience
13 7 (0.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 141 (8.33%) Windows
2 62 (3.66%) Linux
3 35 (2.07%) UNIX
4 28 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (0.89%) Windows 7
6 15 (0.89%) Windows 8
6 15 (0.89%) Windows XP
7 10 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.53%) Android
9 8 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 8 (0.47%) Solaris
10 5 (0.30%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.24%) HPUX
12 3 (0.18%) AIX
13 2 (0.12%) zOS
14 1 (0.059%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.059%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 523 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (20.61%) Project Management
3 196 (11.58%) Scrum
4 192 (11.34%) ITIL
5 171 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
6 157 (9.27%) PRINCE2
7 128 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 122 (7.21%) MVC
9 120 (7.09%) Service Delivery
10 111 (6.56%) E-Commerce
11 105 (6.20%) Business Analysis
12 103 (6.08%) OO
13 102 (6.02%) Waterfall
14 101 (5.97%) Service Management
15 97 (5.73%) UML
16 94 (5.55%) Change Management
17 91 (5.38%) Mentoring
18 88 (5.20%) People Management
18 88 (5.20%) Test Scripting
19 82 (4.84%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 470 (27.76%) SQL
2 231 (13.64%) C#
3 184 (10.87%) T-SQL
4 94 (5.55%) Java
5 89 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 76 (4.49%) VB.NET
7 44 (2.60%) VBA
8 42 (2.48%) VB
9 31 (1.83%) PL/SQL
10 26 (1.54%) C
11 24 (1.42%) PHP
12 20 (1.18%) PowerShell
13 15 (0.89%) VB6
14 12 (0.71%) Shell Script
14 12 (0.71%) Perl
14 12 (0.71%) COBOL
15 10 (0.59%) VBScript
16 8 (0.47%) R
17 7 (0.41%) Python
17 7 (0.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 184 (10.87%) Degree
2 87 (5.14%) ISEB
3 49 (2.89%) ISTQB
4 28 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 23 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (1.00%) CCNP
8 16 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 13 (0.77%) SAS Certification
10 11 (0.65%) CCNA
10 11 (0.65%) CBAP
11 9 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 8 (0.47%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.41%) MCSE
13 7 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 6 (0.35%) Security Cleared
14 6 (0.35%) APMP
14 6 (0.35%) CISSP
15 5 (0.30%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (7.44%) QA
2 76 (4.49%) SLA
3 29 (1.71%) PCI DSS
4 19 (1.12%) Data Quality
5 15 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.53%) COBIT
8 6 (0.35%) P3O
9 4 (0.24%) COREP
10 2 (0.12%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 45 (2.66%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (0.35%) Firmware
4 6 (0.35%) vSphere
5 5 (0.30%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.30%) XenApp
6 4 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.24%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.18%) Samba
8 2 (0.12%) RACF
8 2 (0.12%) ACF2
9 1 (0.059%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.059%) NFS
9 1 (0.059%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 17 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.53%) SCCM
3 8 (0.47%) Puppet
3 8 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.41%) SCOM
5 6 (0.35%) Oracle EDQ
6 5 (0.30%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.30%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.18%) OpenView
8 3 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.12%) CA Endevor
9 2 (0.12%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.059%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.059%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 377 (22.27%) Microsoft
2 171 (10.10%) Oracle
3 39 (2.30%) Cisco
4 34 (2.01%) VMware
5 25 (1.48%) SAP
6 22 (1.30%) IBM
7 21 (1.24%) Citrix
7 21 (1.24%) Twitter
8 20 (1.18%) Facebook
8 20 (1.18%) HP
9 17 (1.00%) CheckPoint
10 14 (0.83%) Business Objects
11 11 (0.65%) Hitachi
12 9 (0.53%) Symantec
12 9 (0.53%) BT
13 8 (0.47%) ServiceNow
13 8 (0.47%) SolarWinds
14 7 (0.41%) Alterian
14 7 (0.41%) Red Hat
15 6 (0.35%) BEA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + outstanding benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified -Market rates+ bonus + great benefits + Car allowance
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £28,352 - £32,870 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £24,827- £28779.00 annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum plus 15% flexible benefits scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Vertu Motors
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + An excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sandstone Technology
Salary: Market salary
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Global Eye
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sandstone Technology
Salary: Base salary + commission
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago