Period
to 23 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1,163 1,275 1,641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 20.37% 18.68% 21.02%
As % of the General category 55.75% 58.17% 58.82%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1,068 1,555
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,972 £30,175 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £77,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +1.19%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,086 2,192 2,790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 36.53% 32.12% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,701 1,783 2,308
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £72,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in West Yorkshire

Finance
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Finance in West Yorkshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in West Yorkshire

Finance
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +3 858 £48,500 +7.78% 86
Bradford -1 183 £45,000 - 25
Wakefield -1 19 £31,371 -13.46% 3
Halifax -13 16 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Wetherby +1 13 £29,500 -18.62% 2
Huddersfield -6 8 £41,250 -17.50% 3
Keighley +3 4 £53,250 +83.62%
Ilkley - 3 £35,000 -
Pudsey - 2 - -
Calderdale - 1 £70,000 -
Finance
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 402 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
2 325 (27.94%) SQL
3 237 (20.38%) Microsoft
4 213 (18.31%) C#
5 204 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 184 (15.82%) .NET
7 179 (15.39%) Retail
8 161 (13.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 155 (13.33%) Java
10 154 (13.24%) JavaScript
11 148 (12.73%) ITIL
12 145 (12.47%) Amazon AWS
12 145 (12.47%) DevOps
13 129 (11.09%) Analytical Skills
13 129 (11.09%) Problem-Solving
14 111 (9.54%) SQL Server
14 111 (9.54%) Project Management
15 108 (9.29%) Windows
16 107 (9.20%) Test Automation
17 105 (9.03%) Mentoring
18 103 (8.86%) Scrum
19 102 (8.77%) TDD
20 100 (8.60%) Python
21 96 (8.25%) Oracle
21 96 (8.25%) Degree
22 95 (8.17%) Business Intelligence
23 91 (7.82%) Continuous Integration
24 85 (7.31%) ASP.NET
24 85 (7.31%) Web Services
25 82 (7.05%) Service Management

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 36 (3.10%) SharePoint
2 23 (1.98%) SAS
3 19 (1.63%) CMS
4 16 (1.38%) Tomcat
5 13 (1.12%) IIS
6 12 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
7 11 (0.95%) Confluence
7 11 (0.95%) Skype for Business
8 8 (0.69%) Apache Solr
8 8 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (0.69%) MS Exchange
9 7 (0.60%) Apache Spark
9 7 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (0.52%) Apache
10 6 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.43%) OpenEdge
11 5 (0.43%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.26%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.26%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.17%) nginx
Applications
1 69 (5.93%) Microsoft Office
2 68 (5.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (1.03%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.77%) Chatbot
7 7 (0.60%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.34%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.086%) InVision
Business Applications
1 29 (2.49%) Dynamics AX
2 20 (1.72%) NetSuite
3 17 (1.46%) SAP Business One
3 17 (1.46%) SAP CO
3 17 (1.46%) SAP FI
3 17 (1.46%) SAP FI/CO
4 16 (1.38%) Oracle ERP
5 13 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
8 7 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (0.60%) SAP S/4HANA
9 6 (0.52%) Sage 200
10 5 (0.43%) assyst
10 5 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (0.34%) SAP FI-AP
11 4 (0.34%) SAP FI-AR
11 4 (0.34%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 204 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 145 (12.47%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (3.96%) SaaS
4 36 (3.10%) IaaS
5 31 (2.67%) PaaS
6 23 (1.98%) Dynamics 365
7 21 (1.81%) Office 365
8 10 (0.86%) G Suite
8 10 (0.86%) Slack
9 8 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.26%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.17%) Azure Data Factory
12 2 (0.17%) GitHub
12 2 (0.17%) Sage Pay
12 2 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.086%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.086%) Akamai
13 1 (0.086%) Amazon SageMaker
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.35%) Firewall
2 31 (2.67%) DNS
3 19 (1.63%) Network Security
4 15 (1.29%) WAN
5 14 (1.20%) LAN
5 14 (1.20%) SAN
6 11 (0.95%) Wireless
7 8 (0.69%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (0.69%) Intranet
8 6 (0.52%) DHCP
8 6 (0.52%) SMS
8 6 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.43%) EIGRP
9 5 (0.43%) OSPF
9 5 (0.43%) Symposium
9 5 (0.43%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.34%) HTTP
10 4 (0.34%) SMTP
11 3 (0.26%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (9.54%) SQL Server
2 48 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (2.75%) Relational Database
6 25 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (2.06%) Azure SQL Database
8 23 (1.98%) Big Data
8 23 (1.98%) Power BI
9 20 (1.72%) NoSQL
10 18 (1.55%) RDBMS
11 16 (1.38%) MySQL
12 14 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
12 14 (1.20%) SAP Data Services
13 13 (1.12%) Oracle Database
14 11 (0.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 10 (0.86%) Base SAS
15 10 (0.86%) Hadoop
16 9 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 53 (4.56%) JIRA
1 53 (4.56%) Selenium
2 48 (4.13%) Git (software)
3 36 (3.10%) SpecFlow
4 29 (2.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 28 (2.41%) Cucumber
6 22 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
7 21 (1.81%) Bitbucket
8 20 (1.72%) Subversion
9 18 (1.55%) NUnit
10 17 (1.46%) Jenkins
10 17 (1.46%) MSTest
11 14 (1.20%) ERwin
11 14 (1.20%) PowerDesigner
12 12 (1.03%) SoapUI
13 11 (0.95%) JMeter
13 11 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
13 11 (0.95%) Visual Studio
14 10 (0.86%) Jasmine
14 10 (0.86%) Mocha
General
1 179 (15.39%) Retail
2 55 (4.73%) Banking
3 46 (3.96%) Marketing
4 30 (2.58%) Manufacturing
5 22 (1.89%) Advertising
5 22 (1.89%) Back Office
5 22 (1.89%) Financial Institution
6 15 (1.29%) Law
6 15 (1.29%) Legal
6 15 (1.29%) Telecoms
7 11 (0.95%) Local Government
8 10 (0.86%) Retail Banking
9 9 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.34%) Electronics
11 2 (0.17%) Games
12 1 (0.086%) Billing
12 1 (0.086%) French Language
12 1 (0.086%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.086%) Military
12 1 (0.086%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 240 (20.64%) Analyst
2 236 (20.29%) Developer
3 75 (6.45%) .NET Developer
4 72 (6.19%) Business Analyst
5 68 (5.85%) C# Developer
6 58 (4.99%) DevOps Engineer
7 57 (4.90%) Senior Developer
8 53 (4.56%) IT Manager
9 52 (4.47%) Project Manager
10 48 (4.13%) Senior Analyst
11 46 (3.96%) Architect
11 46 (3.96%) Consultant
12 41 (3.53%) AWS Developer
12 41 (3.53%) C# .NET Developer
13 40 (3.44%) Platform Engineer
14 37 (3.18%) Java Developer
15 35 (3.01%) Incident Manager
16 33 (2.84%) Support Analyst
17 32 (2.75%) Applications Support
17 32 (2.75%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (15.82%) .NET
2 85 (7.31%) ASP.NET
2 85 (7.31%) Web Services
3 66 (5.67%) CSS
4 64 (5.50%) HTML
5 49 (4.21%) jQuery
6 46 (3.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 42 (3.61%) XML
8 32 (2.75%) RESTful
9 29 (2.49%) SOAP
9 29 (2.49%) Spring
10 27 (2.32%) HTML5
11 26 (2.24%) AngularJS
12 25 (2.15%) Node.js
13 23 (1.98%) .NET Framework
13 23 (1.98%) WCF
14 19 (1.63%) LINQ
14 19 (1.63%) WPF
15 17 (1.46%) Silverlight
15 17 (1.46%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 129 (11.09%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (6.28%) Management Information System
3 58 (4.99%) Greenfield Project
4 42 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
5 30 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
6 28 (2.41%) User Experience
7 27 (2.32%) Mobile App
8 26 (2.24%) Computer Science
9 20 (1.72%) NHS
10 18 (1.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 18 (1.55%) Fintech
11 15 (1.29%) Data Centre
11 15 (1.29%) Driving Licence
12 12 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (0.77%) Virtual Team
14 8 (0.69%) iPad
15 7 (0.60%) CMDB
15 7 (0.60%) PMI
16 6 (0.52%) Replication
16 6 (0.52%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 108 (9.29%) Windows
2 50 (4.30%) Linux
3 45 (3.87%) Android
4 34 (2.92%) Windows Server
5 33 (2.84%) Unix
6 24 (2.06%) Apple iOS
7 18 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.69%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.086%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.086%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.086%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.086%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (13.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 148 (12.73%) ITIL
4 145 (12.47%) DevOps
5 129 (11.09%) Problem-Solving
6 111 (9.54%) Project Management
7 107 (9.20%) Test Automation
8 105 (9.03%) Mentoring
9 103 (8.86%) Scrum
10 102 (8.77%) TDD
11 95 (8.17%) Business Intelligence
12 91 (7.82%) Continuous Integration
13 82 (7.05%) Service Management
14 81 (6.96%) Software Engineering
15 78 (6.71%) SDLC
16 74 (6.36%) MVC
17 73 (6.28%) ERP
18 71 (6.10%) BDD
19 68 (5.85%) Disaster Recovery
19 68 (5.85%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 325 (27.94%) SQL
2 213 (18.31%) C#
3 155 (13.33%) Java
4 154 (13.24%) JavaScript
5 100 (8.60%) Python
6 68 (5.85%) PHP
7 60 (5.16%) T-SQL
8 47 (4.04%) PowerShell
9 40 (3.44%) C++
10 39 (3.35%) PL/SQL
11 38 (3.27%) Bash Shell
12 37 (3.18%) Ruby
13 29 (2.49%) Shell Script
14 26 (2.24%) VBA
15 20 (1.72%) C
16 18 (1.55%) Objective-C
16 18 (1.55%) Scala
17 17 (1.46%) Perl
18 16 (1.38%) VB
19 13 (1.12%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 96 (8.25%) Degree
2 17 (1.46%) CISSP
3 15 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (1.20%) ISEB
5 13 (1.12%) CISM
5 13 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 11 (0.95%) ISTQB
7 10 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (0.77%) ACCA
8 9 (0.77%) CIMA
8 9 (0.77%) CISA
9 7 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.60%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.52%) CCNA
10 6 (0.52%) MCSE
11 5 (0.43%) APMP
12 4 (0.34%) CCNP
12 4 (0.34%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (6.36%) QA
2 66 (5.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 51 (4.39%) SLA
4 41 (3.53%) PCI DSS
5 32 (2.75%) Data Quality
6 31 (2.67%) PMO
7 18 (1.55%) GDPR
8 7 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 6 (0.52%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.26%) COBIT
10 3 (0.26%) P3O
10 3 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.17%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.086%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.086%) COSO
12 1 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 58 (4.99%) Active Directory
2 31 (2.67%) Docker
3 30 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.34%) vSphere
6 3 (0.26%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.17%) Firmware
7 2 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 36 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
2 35 (3.01%) Puppet
3 18 (1.55%) Ansible
4 17 (1.46%) Cobbler
4 17 (1.46%) Tivoli
5 15 (1.29%) Docker Swarm
6 14 (1.20%) Kubernetes
7 11 (0.95%) SCCM
8 8 (0.69%) Mesos
9 7 (0.60%) Rancher
10 6 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (0.43%) NetBackup
11 5 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
12 4 (0.34%) AirWatch
12 4 (0.34%) Aspera SmartTrack
12 4 (0.34%) SCOM
12 4 (0.34%) Terraform
12 4 (0.34%) vCenter Server
13 3 (0.26%) Rundeck
13 3 (0.26%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 237 (20.38%) Microsoft
2 96 (8.25%) Oracle
3 65 (5.59%) VMware
4 61 (5.25%) SAP
5 54 (4.64%) Xamarin
6 42 (3.61%) Google
7 24 (2.06%) Cisco
8 23 (1.98%) IBM
9 21 (1.81%) Sage
10 20 (1.72%) Twitter
11 19 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
12 18 (1.55%) Infor
13 17 (1.46%) EnterpriseDB
14 15 (1.29%) Epicor
15 14 (1.20%) Citrix
15 14 (1.20%) Tableau
15 14 (1.20%) Trillium
16 13 (1.12%) Samsung
17 12 (1.03%) Workday
17 12 (1.03%) Xero