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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 60 40 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 49.59% 36.36% 20.66%
As % of the General category 86.96% 66.67% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 54 39 27
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% -  

Finance is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 69 60 109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 57.02% 54.55% 51.17%
Number of salaries quoted 57 59 61
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing Finance as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 103 (70.55%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (63.01%) Waterfall
3 64 (43.84%) Scrum
4 61 (41.78%) Kanban
5 60 (41.10%) Business Transformation
5 60 (41.10%) User Stories
5 60 (41.10%) CRM
6 56 (38.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 47 (32.19%) SQL Server
8 39 (26.71%) Mobile App
9 38 (26.03%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 33 (22.60%) C#
10 33 (22.60%) SQL
10 33 (22.60%) .NET
11 29 (19.86%) WCF
12 26 (17.81%) jQuery
12 26 (17.81%) SDLC
12 26 (17.81%) WinForms
12 26 (17.81%) MVC
12 26 (17.81%) Microsoft
12 26 (17.81%) T-SQL
12 26 (17.81%) SOAP
12 26 (17.81%) ASP.NET
13 25 (17.12%) Web Services
13 25 (17.12%) HTML
13 25 (17.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (16.44%) Windows
15 23 (15.75%) Software Engineering
15 23 (15.75%) WPF
16 21 (14.38%) Greenfield Project

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 4 (2.74%) IIS
2 2 (1.37%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.68%) CMS
3 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.68%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.05%) SAP CO
2 3 (2.05%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.05%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) LAN
1 1 (0.68%) LDAP
1 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (32.19%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (12.33%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (12.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 18 (12.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.05%) SAP HANA
4 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.74%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.05%) NuGet
4 2 (1.37%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.37%) JMeter
4 2 (1.37%) Selenium
4 2 (1.37%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.68%) MSTest
5 1 (0.68%) NUnit
5 1 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (3.42%) Banking
2 4 (2.74%) Marketing
3 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.37%) Legal
4 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (34.93%) Analyst
2 45 (30.82%) Business Analyst
3 38 (26.03%) Agile Business Analyst
3 38 (26.03%) Business Development Analyst
3 38 (26.03%) Development Analyst
3 38 (26.03%) Product Analyst
3 38 (26.03%) Product Business Analyst
3 38 (26.03%) Software Analyst
3 38 (26.03%) Software Development Analyst
3 38 (26.03%) Software Development Business Analyst
3 38 (26.03%) Software Product Analyst
4 30 (20.55%) .NET Developer
4 30 (20.55%) Developer
5 25 (17.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (17.12%) C# Developer
5 25 (17.12%) C# WCF Developer
5 25 (17.12%) WCF Developer
6 23 (15.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 23 (15.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 23 (15.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (22.60%) .NET
2 29 (19.86%) WCF
3 26 (17.81%) ASP.NET
3 26 (17.81%) jQuery
3 26 (17.81%) SOAP
3 26 (17.81%) WinForms
4 25 (17.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (17.12%) HTML
4 25 (17.12%) Web Services
5 23 (15.75%) WPF
6 7 (4.79%) .NET Framework
6 7 (4.79%) XML
7 2 (1.37%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.37%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.68%) Angular 2
8 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.68%) CSS3
8 1 (0.68%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (0.68%) Node.js
8 1 (0.68%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 39 (26.71%) Mobile App
2 21 (14.38%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (13.01%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.68%) iPad
5 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (70.55%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (63.01%) Waterfall
3 64 (43.84%) Scrum
4 61 (41.78%) Kanban
5 60 (41.10%) Business Transformation
5 60 (41.10%) CRM
5 60 (41.10%) User Stories
6 56 (38.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 38 (26.03%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 26 (17.81%) MVC
8 26 (17.81%) SDLC
9 23 (15.75%) Software Engineering
10 20 (13.70%) Analytics
11 19 (13.01%) TOGAF
12 18 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (12.33%) Data Modelling
12 18 (12.33%) E-Commerce
12 18 (12.33%) ETL
13 17 (11.64%) Project Management
14 15 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (22.60%) C#
1 33 (22.60%) SQL
2 26 (17.81%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.05%) Java
3 3 (2.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.05%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (2.05%) Degree
1 3 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.37%) ISEB
2 2 (1.37%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.68%) CCNA
3 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.68%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.79%) PMO
2 5 (3.42%) QA
3 2 (1.37%) SLA
4 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 26 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.05%) SAP
3 1 (0.68%) Cisco
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum
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