Period
to 22 February 2018

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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 48 156 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 27.43% 53.42% 40.21%
As % of the General category 71.64% 86.67% 63.11%
Number of salaries quoted 41 151 108
Halifax median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
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 67 180 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 38.29% 61.64% 63.71%
Number of salaries quoted 53 161 138
Halifax median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,888 £28,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,375
% change year-on-year - +2.72% +3.44%

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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Finance.

1 36 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 25 (52.08%) .NET
3 25 (52.08%) C#
3 25 (52.08%) MVC
4 17 (35.42%) SQL
5 16 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 15 (31.25%) REST
6 15 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (31.25%) SDLC
6 15 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 15 (31.25%) WCF
6 15 (31.25%) WPF
6 15 (31.25%) T-SQL
6 15 (31.25%) Visual Studio
6 15 (31.25%) SOAP
6 15 (31.25%) Web Services
6 15 (31.25%) UML
6 15 (31.25%) SOA
6 15 (31.25%) Scrum
6 15 (31.25%) Sequence Diagram
7 14 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
8 13 (27.08%) DevOps
9 10 (20.83%) Software Delivery
9 10 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (20.83%) BDD
9 10 (20.83%) Open Source
9 10 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (20.83%) Web Development

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%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) Firewall
2 5 (10.42%) Wireless
3 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.17%) QlikView
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.17%) Banking
1 2 (4.17%) Law
1 2 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) .NET Developer
1 15 (31.25%) .NET Software Developer
1 15 (31.25%) Agile .NET Developer
1 15 (31.25%) Agile C# Developer
1 15 (31.25%) Agile Developer
1 15 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
1 15 (31.25%) C# Developer
1 15 (31.25%) C# Software Developer
1 15 (31.25%) Developer
1 15 (31.25%) Senior .NET Developer
1 15 (31.25%) Senior .NET Software Developer
1 15 (31.25%) Senior Agile Developer
1 15 (31.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 15 (31.25%) Senior C# Developer
1 15 (31.25%) Senior C# Software Developer
1 15 (31.25%) Senior Developer
1 15 (31.25%) Senior Software Developer
1 15 (31.25%) Senior SQL Developer
1 15 (31.25%) Software Developer
1 15 (31.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (52.08%) .NET
2 15 (31.25%) REST
2 15 (31.25%) SOAP
2 15 (31.25%) WCF
2 15 (31.25%) Web Services
2 15 (31.25%) WPF
3 10 (20.83%) CSS
3 10 (20.83%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.08%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (52.08%) MVC
3 16 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 15 (31.25%) Scrum
4 15 (31.25%) SDLC
4 15 (31.25%) Sequence Diagram
4 15 (31.25%) SOA
4 15 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 15 (31.25%) UML
5 14 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (27.08%) DevOps
7 10 (20.83%) BDD
7 10 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (20.83%) Customer-Centricity
7 10 (20.83%) Open Source
7 10 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (20.83%) Software Delivery
7 10 (20.83%) TDD
7 10 (20.83%) Web Development
8 7 (14.58%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) C#
2 17 (35.42%) SQL
3 15 (31.25%) T-SQL
4 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) CCNA
1 5 (10.42%) CCNP
1 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.33%) CCDA
2 4 (8.33%) CCIE
3 1 (2.08%) CCSA
3 1 (2.08%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) Cisco
3 5 (10.42%) Avaya
3 5 (10.42%) F5
3 5 (10.42%) Genesys
3 5 (10.42%) Verint
3 5 (10.42%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle