Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -13 -1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 18 130 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 9.73% 48.87% 36.64%
As % of the General category 62.07% 86.09% 68.59%
Number of salaries quoted 17 125 103
Halifax median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +10.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £27,350 £26,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £61,750 £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 29 151 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 15.68% 56.77% 53.42%
Number of salaries quoted 26 130 143
Halifax median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +22.22% +12.90%
10th Percentile £21,875 £26,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £61,875 £72,500 £67,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%

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 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Halifax

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 7 (38.89%) QA
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (33.33%) QlikView
4 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (16.67%) User Experience
6 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Use Case
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (5.56%) EngageOne
7 1 (5.56%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.56%) NUnit
7 1 (5.56%) Service Management
7 1 (5.56%) MVC
7 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.56%) JMeter
7 1 (5.56%) Law

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 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.56%) EngageOne
1 1 (5.56%) InVision
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (33.33%) QlikView
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Appium
1 1 (5.56%) JMeter
1 1 (5.56%) NUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Law
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Business Test Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Service Transition Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Transition Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.56%) Spring
1 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Use Case
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Line Management
5 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle