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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 902 856 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.49% 18.96% 19.23%
As % of the General category 58.92% 64.46% 59.14%
Number of salaries quoted 687 669 603
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £65,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
1531 1328 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.39% 29.41% 32.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1184 1013 1022
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 6 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 6 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 -1 622 £42,500 - 99
Bradford +3 131 £42,500 - 24
Halifax +1 59 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Wakefield -12 9 £85,000 +142.85%
Bingley 0 8 £33,750 -53.44% 5
Dewsbury - 8 £50,000 -
Pudsey -3 2 - -
Huddersfield -7 2 £55,000 +96.42% 3
Wetherby - 2 £45,000 - 1
Castleford - 1 £37,500 -
Finance
Yorkshire

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 518 (29.45%) Agile Software Development
2 475 (27.00%) SQL
3 403 (22.91%) Microsoft
4 365 (20.75%) SQL Server
5 353 (20.07%) Project Management
6 292 (16.60%) .NET
7 284 (16.15%) MS Excel
8 259 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
9 252 (14.33%) C#
10 202 (11.48%) Retail
11 200 (11.37%) Banking
12 198 (11.26%) ITIL
13 193 (10.97%) T-SQL
14 188 (10.69%) Scrum
15 184 (10.46%) Business Intelligence
16 179 (10.18%) Oracle
17 176 (10.01%) Degree
18 168 (9.55%) Windows
19 167 (9.49%) ASP.NET
20 158 (8.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 144 (8.19%) PRINCE2
22 129 (7.33%) MVC
23 124 (7.05%) Service Delivery
24 123 (6.99%) E-Commerce
25 121 (6.88%) QA
26 116 (6.59%) HTML
27 115 (6.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 112 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
29 105 (5.97%) Business Analysis
30 103 (5.86%) OO

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 82 (4.66%) SAS
2 44 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 38 (2.16%) Apache
4 25 (1.42%) MS Exchange
5 23 (1.31%) CMS
6 22 (1.25%) WebLogic
7 11 (0.63%) NServiceBus
8 10 (0.57%) WebSphere
8 10 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (0.57%) IIS
9 9 (0.51%) MS Project Server
10 7 (0.40%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
11 6 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.23%) Node.js
13 4 (0.23%) Drupal
13 4 (0.23%) JBoss
13 4 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 284 (16.15%) MS Excel
2 81 (4.60%) MS Office
3 56 (3.18%) MS Visio
4 50 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 37 (2.10%) MS Project
6 23 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.34%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.23%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.17%) SPSS
10 1 (0.057%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.057%) InDesign
10 1 (0.057%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.057%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 31 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.17%) Finacle
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle ASCP
6 3 (0.17%) JDE OneWorld
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.17%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.17%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.17%) BASE24
6 3 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.08%) SaaS
2 9 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.17%) Office 365
4 1 (0.057%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.56%) Internet
2 36 (2.05%) Firewall
3 28 (1.59%) DNS
4 22 (1.25%) SAN
5 21 (1.19%) LAN
5 21 (1.19%) WAN
6 19 (1.08%) VoIP
7 16 (0.91%) TCP/IP
8 14 (0.80%) Intranet
9 10 (0.57%) EIGRP
9 10 (0.57%) Network Security
9 10 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (0.51%) OSPF
10 9 (0.51%) BGP
11 8 (0.45%) MPLS
12 7 (0.40%) VPN
13 6 (0.34%) DHCP
13 6 (0.34%) LDAP
13 6 (0.34%) HTTP
14 5 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 365 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 158 (8.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 115 (6.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 97 (5.51%) Data Warehouse
5 80 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 45 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 45 (2.56%) Relational Database
7 38 (2.16%) Oracle Database
7 38 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
8 33 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 24 (1.36%) NoSQL
10 23 (1.31%) MySQL
11 21 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
12 20 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
12 20 (1.14%) QlikView
13 16 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
13 16 (0.91%) MS Access
13 16 (0.91%) Data Mining
14 12 (0.68%) RDBMS
14 12 (0.68%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 84 (4.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (2.10%) JIRA
3 36 (2.05%) Visual Studio
4 34 (1.93%) Oracle Forms
5 26 (1.48%) Subversion
6 21 (1.19%) NUnit
7 20 (1.14%) JUnit
8 19 (1.08%) MSTest
8 19 (1.08%) Rhino Mocks
8 19 (1.08%) Moq
9 14 (0.80%) Maven
10 13 (0.74%) FitNesse
11 11 (0.63%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.28%) QuickTest Pro
13 4 (0.23%) Ranorex
13 4 (0.23%) Selenium
14 3 (0.17%) SoapUI
15 2 (0.11%) Git (software)
15 2 (0.11%) Cucumber
15 2 (0.11%) ReSharper
General
1 202 (11.48%) Retail
2 200 (11.37%) Banking
3 85 (4.83%) Telecoms
4 83 (4.72%) Legal
5 42 (2.39%) Games
6 34 (1.93%) Marketing
7 27 (1.53%) Manufacturing
8 25 (1.42%) General Ledger
9 17 (0.97%) Retail Banking
10 15 (0.85%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.45%) Advertising
12 7 (0.40%) Automotive
13 4 (0.23%) Back Office
13 4 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.11%) Electronics
14 2 (0.11%) Local Government
14 2 (0.11%) Billing
15 1 (0.057%) Military
15 1 (0.057%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.057%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 476 (27.06%) Analyst
2 358 (20.35%) Developer
3 236 (13.42%) Project Manager
4 205 (11.65%) Business Analyst
5 129 (7.33%) Senior Developer
6 105 (5.97%) .NET Developer
7 87 (4.95%) Test Analyst
8 86 (4.89%) Architect
9 77 (4.38%) Senior Analyst
10 75 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
11 67 (3.81%) Software Developer
12 55 (3.13%) Service Manager
13 54 (3.07%) Business Systems Analyst
13 54 (3.07%) Consultant
14 45 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 43 (2.44%) Web Developer
16 41 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
17 40 (2.27%) Senior Manager
17 40 (2.27%) Change Manager
17 40 (2.27%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (16.60%) .NET
2 167 (9.49%) ASP.NET
3 116 (6.59%) HTML
4 96 (5.46%) XML
5 93 (5.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 81 (4.60%) CSS
7 80 (4.55%) Web Services
8 77 (4.38%) .NET Framework
9 63 (3.58%) WinForms
9 63 (3.58%) WCF
10 56 (3.18%) HTML5
11 53 (3.01%) WPF
12 51 (2.90%) jQuery
13 44 (2.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 43 (2.44%) Spring
14 43 (2.44%) Hibernate
15 30 (1.71%) AngularJS
16 29 (1.65%) Apache Flex
17 24 (1.36%) ActiveMQ
18 23 (1.31%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 259 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
3 79 (4.49%) Management Information System
4 31 (1.76%) Computer Science
5 24 (1.36%) N-Tier
6 23 (1.31%) Open Source
7 21 (1.19%) Client/Server
8 19 (1.08%) Mathematics
8 19 (1.08%) Social Network
8 19 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
9 16 (0.91%) NHS
10 14 (0.80%) Data Structures
11 11 (0.63%) Statistics
12 9 (0.51%) Replication
12 9 (0.51%) Visualisation
13 8 (0.45%) Credit Risk
14 7 (0.40%) Data Conversion
14 7 (0.40%) Data Integration
14 7 (0.40%) FMCG
14 7 (0.40%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 168 (9.55%) Windows
2 60 (3.41%) Linux
3 39 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (1.93%) UNIX
5 32 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (1.31%) Windows 7
6 23 (1.31%) Windows 8
6 23 (1.31%) Windows XP
7 17 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.51%) Solaris
8 9 (0.51%) Android
9 8 (0.45%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.28%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.23%) HPUX
12 3 (0.17%) AIX
13 2 (0.11%) zOS
14 1 (0.057%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.057%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 518 (29.45%) Agile Software Development
2 353 (20.07%) Project Management
3 198 (11.26%) ITIL
4 188 (10.69%) Scrum
5 184 (10.46%) Business Intelligence
6 144 (8.19%) PRINCE2
7 129 (7.33%) MVC
8 124 (7.05%) Service Delivery
9 123 (6.99%) E-Commerce
10 112 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
11 105 (5.97%) Business Analysis
12 103 (5.86%) OO
13 100 (5.69%) Service Management
14 98 (5.57%) UML
14 98 (5.57%) Waterfall
15 96 (5.46%) Test Scripting
16 95 (5.40%) Change Management
17 92 (5.23%) Mentoring
18 88 (5.00%) People Management
19 75 (4.26%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 475 (27.00%) SQL
2 252 (14.33%) C#
3 193 (10.97%) T-SQL
4 101 (5.74%) JavaScript
5 97 (5.51%) Java
6 72 (4.09%) VB.NET
7 53 (3.01%) VBA
8 45 (2.56%) VB
9 31 (1.76%) PL/SQL
10 28 (1.59%) PowerShell
11 23 (1.31%) C
12 19 (1.08%) PHP
13 14 (0.80%) VB6
14 12 (0.68%) Shell Script
15 11 (0.63%) COBOL
16 10 (0.57%) R
17 9 (0.51%) VBScript
18 7 (0.40%) C++
18 7 (0.40%) Perl
19 5 (0.28%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 176 (10.01%) Degree
2 95 (5.40%) ISEB
3 50 (2.84%) ISTQB
4 42 (2.39%) VCP4
5 32 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 23 (1.31%) CCNP
8 22 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
9 21 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 13 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 13 (0.74%) CCNA
12 12 (0.68%) MCSE
13 11 (0.63%) SAS Certification
13 11 (0.63%) CBAP
14 10 (0.57%) APMP
14 10 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 10 (0.57%) Security Cleared
15 9 (0.51%) CCIE
15 9 (0.51%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (6.88%) QA
2 78 (4.43%) SLA
3 29 (1.65%) PCI DSS
4 20 (1.14%) Data Quality
5 14 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.51%) COBIT
8 6 (0.34%) P3O
9 4 (0.23%) COREP
10 2 (0.11%) Basel II
10 2 (0.11%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 70 (3.98%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (0.51%) XenApp
5 8 (0.45%) VMware ESX
6 7 (0.40%) Firmware
7 6 (0.34%) vSphere
8 4 (0.23%) Samba
9 3 (0.17%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.11%) RACF
10 2 (0.11%) NFS
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.11%) ACF2
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.057%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (1.19%) SCCM
2 17 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (0.63%) SCOM
4 9 (0.51%) Puppet
4 9 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.34%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.28%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.28%) Oracle EDQ
7 4 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.17%) OpenView
8 3 (0.17%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (0.17%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.11%) CA Endevor
9 2 (0.11%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.057%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.057%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 403 (22.91%) Microsoft
2 179 (10.18%) Oracle
3 50 (2.84%) Cisco
4 37 (2.10%) Citrix
4 37 (2.10%) VMware
5 23 (1.31%) IBM
6 22 (1.25%) SAP
7 20 (1.14%) Twitter
8 19 (1.08%) Facebook
9 18 (1.02%) HP
10 14 (0.80%) Business Objects
11 13 (0.74%) CheckPoint
12 11 (0.63%) Hitachi
12 11 (0.63%) SolarWinds
13 10 (0.57%) BT
13 10 (0.57%) Red Hat
14 9 (0.51%) Symantec
15 7 (0.40%) Alterian
16 6 (0.34%) ServiceNow
16 6 (0.34%) Avaya
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £41500.00 - £51000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Bingley, West Yorkshire
Avance Consulting
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bingley, West Yorkshire
Avance Consulting
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bingley, West Yorkshire
Avance Consulting
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bingley, West Yorkshire
Avance Consulting
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bingley, West Yorkshire
Avance Consulting
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits (negotiable)
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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
West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday