Period
to 18 August 2017

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 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1296 1678 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 18.66% 20.91% 16.75%
As % of the General category 58.78% 60.49% 54.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 1576 1348
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2205 2774 2851
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 31.75% 34.58% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1814 2299 2082
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £59,900
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 18 August 2017.

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 18 August 2017. 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 -3 851 £45,000 +5.88% 44
Bradford 0 278 £45,000 +5.88% 24
Halifax -1 97 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Huddersfield -13 14 £47,500 +26.67% 3
Wakefield -7 11 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Wetherby +8 8 £36,250 +39.42%
Pudsey -9 2 - - 2
Brighouse -4 1 - -
Keighley -7 1 £29,000 -22.67% 1
Hebden Bridge - 1 £40,000 -
Finance
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 466 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
2 303 (23.38%) SQL
3 285 (21.99%) Microsoft
4 222 (17.13%) SQL Server
5 219 (16.90%) Scrum
6 181 (13.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 148 (11.42%) .NET
8 144 (11.11%) Project Management
9 138 (10.65%) Retail
10 134 (10.34%) ITIL
11 133 (10.26%) T-SQL
11 133 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 132 (10.19%) C#
12 132 (10.19%) Windows
13 130 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
14 129 (9.95%) Data Warehouse
15 126 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
16 124 (9.57%) Degree
17 118 (9.10%) Waterfall
18 104 (8.02%) JavaScript
19 102 (7.87%) Oracle
20 94 (7.25%) Business Analysis
21 92 (7.10%) Web Services
21 92 (7.10%) CRM
22 89 (6.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 87 (6.71%) Java
24 86 (6.64%) PRINCE2
25 83 (6.40%) User Stories
26 82 (6.33%) E-Commerce
27 81 (6.25%) VMware

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 19 (1.47%) IIS
2 17 (1.31%) MS Exchange
2 17 (1.31%) SAS
3 13 (1.00%) CMS
4 12 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (0.85%) SharePoint
6 10 (0.77%) Umbraco
7 9 (0.69%) Confluence
8 8 (0.62%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.31%) Apache
9 4 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.23%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.15%) OpenEdge
11 2 (0.15%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.15%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.077%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.077%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.077%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.077%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 35 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 35 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
3 16 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.39%) Chatbot
5 5 (0.39%) SPSS
6 3 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.077%) HipChat
7 1 (0.077%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (1.70%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
2 18 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (1.31%) SAP CO
3 17 (1.31%) SAP FI
3 17 (1.31%) SAP FI/CO
4 13 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
4 13 (1.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
6 9 (0.69%) Oracle 11i
6 9 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (0.62%) SAP S/4HANA
8 6 (0.46%) Magento
9 5 (0.39%) Dynamics GP
9 5 (0.39%) Sage X3
9 5 (0.39%) Unit4 Business World
10 4 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
11 2 (0.15%) SAP MM
11 2 (0.15%) SAP SD
11 2 (0.15%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 57 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (3.94%) Office 365
3 21 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (0.93%) SaaS
6 11 (0.85%) PaaS
7 8 (0.62%) IaaS
8 6 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.46%) G Suite
8 6 (0.46%) Slack
9 4 (0.31%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.31%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.15%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 1 (0.077%) CallidusCloud
11 1 (0.077%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.077%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.55%) Firewall
2 42 (3.24%) SAN
3 28 (2.16%) TCP/IP
4 25 (1.93%) DNS
5 22 (1.70%) Internet
6 19 (1.47%) LAN
7 18 (1.39%) Wireless
8 16 (1.23%) WAN
9 15 (1.16%) VPN
10 14 (1.08%) Network Security
10 14 (1.08%) SSL
11 13 (1.00%) DHCP
11 13 (1.00%) Reverse Proxy
12 12 (0.93%) EIGRP
12 12 (0.93%) OSPF
13 11 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (0.85%) Ethernet
14 10 (0.77%) HTTP
15 7 (0.54%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (17.13%) SQL Server
2 133 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 129 (9.95%) Data Warehouse
4 89 (6.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 65 (5.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 41 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (2.01%) Power BI
8 24 (1.85%) Oracle Database
9 20 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
10 19 (1.47%) MS Access
11 16 (1.23%) Relational Database
12 15 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (1.08%) Data Mining
13 14 (1.08%) MySQL
14 11 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
14 11 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
15 10 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
16 9 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
16 9 (0.69%) Oracle Discoverer
16 9 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 46 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (3.16%) Selenium
3 36 (2.78%) JIRA
4 28 (2.16%) MSTest
4 28 (2.16%) NUnit
5 27 (2.08%) SoapUI
6 19 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 16 (1.23%) Git (software)
7 16 (1.23%) Visual Studio
8 13 (1.00%) Cucumber
8 13 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 13 (1.00%) SpecFlow
9 11 (0.85%) FitNesse
9 11 (0.85%) Jenkins
10 10 (0.77%) Ranorex
11 9 (0.69%) MorphX
12 7 (0.54%) TeamCity
12 7 (0.54%) tSQLt
12 7 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
13 6 (0.46%) Appium
General
1 138 (10.65%) Retail
2 63 (4.86%) Marketing
3 54 (4.17%) Banking
4 46 (3.55%) Manufacturing
5 42 (3.24%) Legal
6 34 (2.62%) Telecoms
7 17 (1.31%) Local Government
8 15 (1.16%) Games
9 12 (0.93%) Back Office
9 12 (0.93%) Law
10 11 (0.85%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.62%) Billing
11 8 (0.62%) General Ledger
12 6 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.39%) Advertising
13 5 (0.39%) Electronics
13 5 (0.39%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.23%) Automotive
15 2 (0.15%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 403 (31.10%) Analyst
2 196 (15.12%) Business Analyst
3 179 (13.81%) Developer
4 95 (7.33%) Senior Analyst
5 86 (6.64%) Architect
5 86 (6.64%) Consultant
6 85 (6.56%) Project Manager
7 68 (5.25%) Senior Business Analyst
8 58 (4.48%) Financial Analyst
8 58 (4.48%) Senior Developer
9 53 (4.09%) .NET Developer
9 53 (4.09%) Service Analyst
10 52 (4.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 51 (3.94%) Agile Business Analyst
12 43 (3.32%) SQL Developer
13 41 (3.16%) Business Development Analyst
13 41 (3.16%) Development Analyst
14 40 (3.09%) Finance Business Analyst
14 40 (3.09%) Solutions Architect
15 39 (3.01%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (11.42%) .NET
2 92 (7.10%) Web Services
3 73 (5.63%) ASP.NET
4 69 (5.32%) XML
5 67 (5.17%) HTML
6 63 (4.86%) jQuery
7 62 (4.78%) SOAP
8 56 (4.32%) CSS
9 45 (3.47%) RESTful
10 43 (3.32%) WCF
11 41 (3.16%) WPF
12 34 (2.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (2.24%) XSLT
14 28 (2.16%) WF
15 26 (2.01%) Silverlight
16 25 (1.93%) LINQ
17 24 (1.85%) AngularJS
18 22 (1.70%) .NET Framework
19 21 (1.62%) Middleware
20 20 (1.54%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 126 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (5.40%) Management Information System
3 61 (4.71%) Fintech
4 37 (2.85%) Mobile App
5 33 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (2.01%) Computer Science
7 25 (1.93%) User Experience
8 23 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
9 20 (1.54%) Data Centre
10 13 (1.00%) Clustering
11 11 (0.85%) Driving Licence
11 11 (0.85%) NHS
12 8 (0.62%) Client/Server
12 8 (0.62%) Data Structures
12 8 (0.62%) FMCG
12 8 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (0.54%) Social Media
14 6 (0.46%) N-Tier
14 6 (0.46%) PMI
15 4 (0.31%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 132 (10.19%) Windows
2 63 (4.86%) Linux
3 47 (3.63%) Windows Server
4 27 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (0.93%) Mac OS X
7 12 (0.93%) Unix
7 12 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (0.54%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.31%) AIX
9 4 (0.31%) HPUX
9 4 (0.31%) Solaris
9 4 (0.31%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.31%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.23%) Android
11 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.077%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.077%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 466 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (16.90%) Scrum
3 181 (13.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 144 (11.11%) Project Management
5 134 (10.34%) ITIL
6 130 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
7 118 (9.10%) Waterfall
8 94 (7.25%) Business Analysis
9 92 (7.10%) CRM
10 86 (6.64%) PRINCE2
11 83 (6.40%) User Stories
12 82 (6.33%) E-Commerce
13 81 (6.25%) Coaching
13 81 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
14 80 (6.17%) SDLC
15 78 (6.02%) Business Transformation
16 75 (5.79%) UML
17 73 (5.63%) Mentoring
18 71 (5.48%) Kanban
19 69 (5.32%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 303 (23.38%) SQL
2 133 (10.26%) T-SQL
3 132 (10.19%) C#
4 104 (8.02%) JavaScript
5 87 (6.71%) Java
6 52 (4.01%) PL/SQL
7 42 (3.24%) C++
8 30 (2.31%) PHP
9 26 (2.01%) VB
10 25 (1.93%) PowerShell
11 23 (1.77%) Python
11 23 (1.77%) Shell Script
12 20 (1.54%) VBA
13 13 (1.00%) VB.NET
14 12 (0.93%) X++
15 10 (0.77%) C
16 9 (0.69%) Apex Code
16 9 (0.69%) Ruby
16 9 (0.69%) Scala
17 7 (0.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 124 (9.57%) Degree
2 64 (4.94%) ISEB
3 38 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (2.31%) CISSP
5 28 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 28 (2.16%) MCSA
6 27 (2.08%) ISTQB
7 21 (1.62%) CCNA
7 21 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (1.54%) CISM
9 19 (1.47%) MCSE
10 16 (1.23%) CCNP
11 15 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (0.77%) CISA
12 10 (0.77%) PMI Certification
13 9 (0.69%) CCIE
13 9 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 8 (0.62%) Security Cleared
15 7 (0.54%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.94%) PMO
2 41 (3.16%) QA
3 34 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (2.08%) Data Quality
5 24 (1.85%) SLA
6 15 (1.16%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.69%) GDPR
7 9 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 9 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.15%) P3O
10 1 (0.077%) COBIT
10 1 (0.077%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 72 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 26 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (0.46%) iptables
4 6 (0.46%) vSphere
5 5 (0.39%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.15%) Docker
7 1 (0.077%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.077%) XenApp
7 1 (0.077%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (1.47%) Failover Clustering
1 19 (1.47%) SCCM
2 17 (1.31%) SCOM
3 7 (0.54%) WMI
4 6 (0.46%) SCDPM
4 6 (0.46%) vCenter Server
5 5 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.15%) Nessus
7 2 (0.15%) Puppet
7 2 (0.15%) WSUS
8 1 (0.077%) Ansible
8 1 (0.077%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.077%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.077%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.077%) Grafana
8 1 (0.077%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 285 (21.99%) Microsoft
2 102 (7.87%) Oracle
3 81 (6.25%) VMware
4 60 (4.63%) SAP
5 44 (3.40%) Cisco
6 34 (2.62%) Google
7 27 (2.08%) Red Hat
8 26 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
9 24 (1.85%) Citrix
9 24 (1.85%) NetApp
10 23 (1.77%) Tableau
11 21 (1.62%) IBM
12 17 (1.31%) Avaya
12 17 (1.31%) Rackspace
13 16 (1.23%) Hitachi
13 16 (1.23%) HP
14 14 (1.08%) Cognos
14 14 (1.08%) Genesys
14 14 (1.08%) Verint
15 11 (0.85%) Brocade