The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 17 25
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 3.05% 10.20% 4.52%
As % of the General category 8.00% 39.47% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 7
Median salary £43,750 £42,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -50.58%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Wakefield with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 50 38 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 38.17% 25.85% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 48 35 38
Median salary £37,000 £39,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.12% -4.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 Wakefield

Finance
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Finance in Wakefield

Finance
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Wakefield over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Finance.

1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) HP

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
1 2 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (28.57%) C# Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec