Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 48 166 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 27.27% 52.37% 36.49%
As % of the General category 64.86% 83.00% 58.44%
Number of salaries quoted 39 172 80
Halifax median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33% +6.45%
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £78,500 £77,500 £55,071
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Finance is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Halifax
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 74 200 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 42.05% 63.09% 62.43%
Number of salaries quoted 58 193 122
Halifax median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,225 £31,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £55,639
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Halifax

Finance
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for Finance in Halifax

Finance
Salary Histogram in Halifax

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Halifax over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Finance.

1 39 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (47.92%) Waterfall
3 20 (41.67%) C#
3 20 (41.67%) .NET
3 20 (41.67%) Scrum
4 18 (37.50%) MVC
4 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 15 (31.25%) SQL
6 12 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (25.00%) SDLC
7 11 (22.92%) Sequence Diagram
7 11 (22.92%) REST
7 11 (22.92%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (22.92%) SOA
7 11 (22.92%) UML
7 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio
7 11 (22.92%) SOAP
7 11 (22.92%) Web Services
7 11 (22.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
7 11 (22.92%) WCF
7 11 (22.92%) WPF
8 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (16.67%) CRM
9 8 (16.67%) Kanban
9 8 (16.67%) TDD
9 8 (16.67%) Business Transformation
9 8 (16.67%) User Stories
10 7 (14.58%) Responsive Web Design

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) CMS
1 1 (2.08%) Confluence
1 1 (2.08%) EPiServer
1 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Chatbot
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Firewall
1 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.08%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) MSTest
2 1 (2.08%) NUnit
2 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (10.42%) Banking
2 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) .NET Developer
1 14 (29.17%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Senior .NET Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Senior Developer
3 11 (22.92%) .NET Software Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Agile .NET Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Agile C# Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Agile Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (22.92%) C# Developer
3 11 (22.92%) C# Software Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Senior Agile Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Senior C# Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Senior Software Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Senior SQL Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Software Developer
3 11 (22.92%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (41.67%) .NET
2 11 (22.92%) REST
2 11 (22.92%) SOAP
2 11 (22.92%) WCF
2 11 (22.92%) Web Services
2 11 (22.92%) WPF
3 7 (14.58%) CSS
4 6 (12.50%) HTML
5 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.25%) Entity Framework
6 2 (4.17%) NHibernate
6 2 (4.17%) Node.js
6 2 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (4.17%) XML
7 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.08%) CSS3
7 1 (2.08%) jQuery
7 1 (2.08%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.08%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.17%) Cloud Native
3 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.17%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.17%) Social Media
4 1 (2.08%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (47.92%) Waterfall
3 20 (41.67%) Scrum
4 18 (37.50%) MVC
5 12 (25.00%) SDLC
6 11 (22.92%) Sequence Diagram
6 11 (22.92%) SOA
6 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
6 11 (22.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (22.92%) UML
7 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (16.67%) Business Transformation
8 8 (16.67%) CRM
8 8 (16.67%) Kanban
8 8 (16.67%) TDD
8 8 (16.67%) User Stories
9 7 (14.58%) DevOps
9 7 (14.58%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (14.58%) Software Delivery
9 7 (14.58%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) C#
2 15 (31.25%) SQL
3 12 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.25%) Java
6 2 (4.17%) Python
6 2 (4.17%) Ruby
6 2 (4.17%) Scala
7 1 (2.08%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) CCSA
1 1 (2.08%) CCSE
1 1 (2.08%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) PMO
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco