The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the 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 8 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1086 964 1106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.80% 18.17% 19.20%
As % of the General category 50.54% 51.72% 57.85%
Number of salaries quoted 876 739 927
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 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

General Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2149 1864 1912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.29% 35.13% 33.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1696 1429 1580
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 £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Yorkshire region.

Finance Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Finance
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the 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
West Yorkshire -2 752 £41,500 +3.75% 116
North Yorkshire -2 190 £45,000 +20.00% 21
South Yorkshire -7 112 £40,000 -5.88% 22
East Yorkshire +16 15 £33,500 -25.55% 2
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 460 (19.82%) SQL
2 420 (18.10%) Microsoft
3 397 (17.10%) Project Management
4 359 (15.47%) .NET
5 345 (14.86%) SQL Server
6 279 (12.02%) C#
7 273 (11.76%) Windows
8 261 (11.25%) MS Excel
9 253 (10.90%) Business Intelligence
9 253 (10.90%) Agile Software Development
10 240 (10.34%) Banking
11 237 (10.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 224 (9.65%) Degree
13 212 (9.13%) Oracle
14 207 (8.92%) PRINCE2
15 205 (8.83%) Business Analysis
16 188 (8.10%) HTML
17 184 (7.93%) Java
18 170 (7.32%) T-SQL
18 170 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 170 (7.32%) Retail
19 169 (7.28%) XML
19 169 (7.28%) ITIL
20 165 (7.11%) Data Warehouse
21 154 (6.64%) Scrum
22 152 (6.55%) ASP.NET
22 152 (6.55%) Web Services
23 144 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 142 (6.12%) MS Office
25 128 (5.51%) OO

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 69 (2.97%) SAS
2 62 (2.67%) SharePoint
3 44 (1.90%) WebSphere
4 27 (1.16%) IIS
5 25 (1.08%) MS Exchange
6 22 (0.95%) Apache
7 20 (0.86%) WebLogic
8 17 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 13 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
10 13 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 12 (0.52%) Tomcat
12 9 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
12 9 (0.39%) NServiceBus
13 8 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (0.30%) Oracle Application Server
15 6 (0.26%) Confluence
16 5 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (0.22%) Lync
16 5 (0.22%) CMS
Applications
1 261 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 142 (6.12%) MS Office
3 60 (2.59%) MS Visio
4 35 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 32 (1.38%) MS Project
6 17 (0.73%) RoboHelp
6 17 (0.73%) FrameMaker
7 11 (0.47%) Photoshop
7 11 (0.47%) SPSS
8 8 (0.34%) PowerPivot
9 6 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.26%) InDesign
9 6 (0.26%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.086%) Stata
10 2 (0.086%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 27 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (0.78%) SAP FI
2 18 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.69%) SAP HR
3 16 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
3 16 (0.69%) SAP CO
4 14 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
5 11 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
5 11 (0.47%) Agresso
6 10 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
7 9 (0.39%) SAP HCM
8 6 (0.26%) Magento
8 6 (0.26%) SAP Travel Management
9 5 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
9 5 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (0.22%) CODA-Financials
10 4 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (0.17%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 38 (1.64%) SaaS
2 8 (0.34%) Office 365
2 8 (0.34%) IaaS
3 7 (0.30%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.043%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.043%) Force.com
4 1 (0.043%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (3.40%) Firewall
2 50 (2.15%) DNS
2 50 (2.15%) Internet
3 46 (1.98%) LAN
4 42 (1.81%) TCP/IP
5 40 (1.72%) WAN
6 34 (1.46%) SAN
7 29 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
8 27 (1.16%) Network Security
8 27 (1.16%) VPN
9 22 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
10 21 (0.90%) VoIP
11 19 (0.82%) LDAP
12 16 (0.69%) DHCP
13 15 (0.65%) MPLS
13 15 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (0.60%) Intranet
15 13 (0.56%) OSPF
15 13 (0.56%) BGP
16 11 (0.47%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 345 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 170 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 165 (7.11%) Data Warehouse
4 144 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 115 (4.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 73 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 65 (2.80%) Oracle Database
8 61 (2.63%) Relational Database
9 55 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
10 54 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 44 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
12 42 (1.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 33 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
14 32 (1.38%) RDBMS
15 29 (1.25%) OLAP
16 26 (1.12%) NoSQL
17 23 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
18 19 (0.82%) MySQL
18 19 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
19 18 (0.78%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 73 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 54 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 53 (2.28%) JIRA
4 34 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 27 (1.16%) Selenium
5 27 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
6 18 (0.78%) ERwin
7 17 (0.73%) FitNesse
7 17 (0.73%) Git (software)
7 17 (0.73%) Subversion
7 17 (0.73%) SpecFlow
8 14 (0.60%) Eclipse
9 13 (0.56%) Hudson
10 12 (0.52%) Ant
11 10 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
12 9 (0.39%) LoadRunner
12 9 (0.39%) CruiseControl
12 9 (0.39%) Cucumber
12 9 (0.39%) Jenkins
13 5 (0.22%) ClearQuest
General
1 240 (10.34%) Banking
2 170 (7.32%) Retail
3 112 (4.83%) Marketing
4 79 (3.40%) Telecoms
5 65 (2.80%) Legal
6 44 (1.90%) Manufacturing
7 42 (1.81%) Retail Banking
8 36 (1.55%) Financial Institution
9 31 (1.34%) Advertising
10 25 (1.08%) French Language
11 23 (0.99%) Games
12 18 (0.78%) Czech Language
13 17 (0.73%) Law
14 8 (0.34%) Back Office
14 8 (0.34%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.26%) General Ledger
16 5 (0.22%) Billing
17 4 (0.17%) Interactive Media
17 4 (0.17%) Local Government
17 4 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 656 (28.26%) Analyst
2 393 (16.93%) Developer
3 294 (12.67%) Business Analyst
4 249 (10.73%) Project Manager
5 147 (6.33%) Consultant
6 143 (6.16%) Architect
7 103 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
8 95 (4.09%) .NET Developer
9 75 (3.23%) Senior Manager
10 71 (3.06%) Senior Developer
11 66 (2.84%) Solutions Architect
11 66 (2.84%) Software Developer
12 58 (2.50%) Support Analyst
13 55 (2.37%) Senior Business Analyst
13 55 (2.37%) Senior Project Manager
14 53 (2.28%) Team Leader
15 52 (2.24%) C# Developer
16 51 (2.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 47 (2.02%) Test Manager
18 46 (1.98%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (15.47%) .NET
2 188 (8.10%) HTML
3 169 (7.28%) XML
4 152 (6.55%) ASP.NET
4 152 (6.55%) Web Services
5 127 (5.47%) CSS
6 91 (3.92%) jQuery
7 86 (3.71%) .NET Framework
8 84 (3.62%) WCF
9 77 (3.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 64 (2.76%) HTML5
11 41 (1.77%) SOAP
12 35 (1.51%) Middleware
12 35 (1.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 33 (1.42%) WinForms
14 27 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 26 (1.12%) Spring
16 23 (0.99%) Java EE
16 23 (0.99%) WPF
17 22 (0.95%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 91 (3.92%) Management Information System
2 73 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
3 30 (1.29%) Data Integration
4 28 (1.21%) Computer Science
5 26 (1.12%) Credit Risk
6 22 (0.95%) N-Tier
7 18 (0.78%) Client/Server
7 18 (0.78%) PKI
8 17 (0.73%) Mathematics
9 16 (0.69%) Clustering
9 16 (0.69%) iPhone
10 15 (0.65%) Open Source
11 14 (0.60%) E-Learning
12 13 (0.56%) iPad
12 13 (0.56%) Mobile App
13 12 (0.52%) NHS
14 11 (0.47%) Firmware
14 11 (0.47%) Blackberry
14 11 (0.47%) Replication
15 10 (0.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 273 (11.76%) Windows
2 117 (5.04%) UNIX
3 88 (3.79%) Linux
4 60 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (1.25%) Windows XP
7 26 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (0.99%) Windows 7
9 19 (0.82%) AIX
10 17 (0.73%) Solaris
11 16 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (0.56%) HPUX
13 9 (0.39%) zOS
14 8 (0.34%) Android
15 7 (0.30%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.17%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.086%) OS/390
17 2 (0.086%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 397 (17.10%) Project Management
2 253 (10.90%) Business Intelligence
2 253 (10.90%) Agile Software Development
3 237 (10.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 207 (8.92%) PRINCE2
5 205 (8.83%) Business Analysis
6 169 (7.28%) ITIL
7 154 (6.64%) Scrum
8 128 (5.51%) OO
9 125 (5.39%) Risk Management
10 118 (5.08%) MVC
11 113 (4.87%) User Acceptance Testing
12 111 (4.78%) UML
13 109 (4.70%) Service Delivery
14 105 (4.52%) Information Security
15 98 (4.22%) ETL
16 89 (3.83%) Change Management
17 86 (3.71%) Continuous Improvement
18 85 (3.66%) Data Modelling
19 83 (3.58%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 460 (19.82%) SQL
2 279 (12.02%) C#
3 184 (7.93%) Java
4 170 (7.32%) T-SQL
5 123 (5.30%) JavaScript
6 79 (3.40%) VB.NET
7 58 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 53 (2.28%) C
9 29 (1.25%) PHP
9 29 (1.25%) Shell Script
10 27 (1.16%) C++
11 26 (1.12%) VB
12 23 (0.99%) VBA
13 20 (0.86%) VBScript
14 17 (0.73%) Perl
15 15 (0.65%) R
16 11 (0.47%) PowerShell
17 8 (0.34%) ABAP
18 7 (0.30%) VB6
19 6 (0.26%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 224 (9.65%) Degree
2 72 (3.10%) ISEB
3 69 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
3 69 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 49 (2.11%) CISSP
5 44 (1.90%) CCNP
6 35 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
8 31 (1.34%) PMI Certification
9 28 (1.21%) CISA
10 27 (1.16%) CCNA
11 26 (1.12%) MCSE
12 25 (1.08%) PMP
12 25 (1.08%) CIMA
13 23 (0.99%) ACCA
13 23 (0.99%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 19 (0.82%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
14 19 (0.82%) MBA
15 17 (0.73%) Security Cleared
16 15 (0.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (5.04%) QA
2 68 (2.93%) SLA
3 43 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 40 (1.72%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.47%) Basel II
6 9 (0.39%) COBIT
7 8 (0.34%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.30%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 5 (0.22%) FATCA
9 5 (0.22%) CESG Infosec
9 5 (0.22%) AIFMD
10 4 (0.17%) EFQM
10 4 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.086%) GAAP
11 2 (0.086%) TickIT
11 2 (0.086%) P3O
11 2 (0.086%) CRD IV
12 1 (0.043%) Solvency II
System Software
1 128 (5.51%) Active Directory
2 51 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
4 17 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (0.43%) XenApp
5 10 (0.43%) VMware ESX
6 9 (0.39%) vSphere
7 6 (0.26%) XenServer
7 6 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (0.17%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.17%) Samba
8 4 (0.17%) UAG
8 4 (0.17%) vCloud
8 4 (0.17%) RHEV
9 3 (0.13%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.13%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.043%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.043%) Xen
10 1 (0.043%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (1.03%) SCCM
3 19 (0.82%) Data Guard
4 11 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (0.30%) SCOM
5 7 (0.30%) Control-M
6 6 (0.26%) Oracle EDQ
7 5 (0.22%) OpenView
8 4 (0.17%) ARCserve
8 4 (0.17%) HP NNM
8 4 (0.17%) HP SIM
9 3 (0.13%) Puppet
9 3 (0.13%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (0.13%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.13%) WSUS
9 3 (0.13%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.13%) Nessus
10 2 (0.086%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.043%) CA Wily
11 1 (0.043%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 420 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 212 (9.13%) Oracle
3 86 (3.71%) Cisco
4 82 (3.53%) VMware
5 77 (3.32%) HP
6 67 (2.89%) Citrix
7 66 (2.84%) SAP
8 36 (1.55%) IBM
9 31 (1.34%) Red Hat
10 24 (1.03%) JBoss
10 24 (1.03%) Informatica
10 24 (1.03%) JD Edwards
11 20 (0.86%) Business Objects
11 20 (0.86%) Minitab
11 20 (0.86%) Sencha
12 15 (0.65%) SolarWinds
12 15 (0.65%) Cognos
12 15 (0.65%) Juniper
13 14 (0.60%) Sage
13 14 (0.60%) CheckPoint
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + 12% bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £44675 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Training and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Car + Pension + Bonus + Health
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £50000 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
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £43000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday