Period
to 17 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Financial Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Finance Analyst
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 264 267
Rank change year-on-year +61 +3 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 51 18 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.78% 0.23% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.24% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 41 17 45
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +15.94%
10th Percentile £32,500 £23,950 £23,050
90th Percentile £53,750 £46,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6352 7604 9139
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 98.09% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5360 6488 7287
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Financial Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analyst in West Yorkshire

Financial Analyst
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Financial Analyst in West Yorkshire

Financial Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Financial Analyst in West Yorkshire

Financial Analyst
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 Financial Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 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 +55 49 £42,500 +21.43% 4
Bradford +10 2 £34,250 -14.38%
Financial Analyst
Yorkshire

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, Financial Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Finance
2 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (25.49%) Process Improvement
5 11 (21.57%) Business Analysis
6 10 (19.61%) SDLC
6 10 (19.61%) Scrum
7 9 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
8 8 (15.69%) ISEB
8 8 (15.69%) Banking
8 8 (15.69%) Data Analysis
9 7 (13.73%) Retail
9 7 (13.73%) Test Scripting
10 6 (11.76%) Business Process Improvement
10 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
10 6 (11.76%) Coaching
10 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2
10 6 (11.76%) UML
10 6 (11.76%) Change Management
11 5 (9.80%) SQL
11 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (9.80%) Software Delivery
11 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
12 4 (7.84%) Test Planning
12 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (7.84%) SoapUI
12 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
13 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
13 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence

Financial Analyst Skill Set
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 3 (5.88%) Confluence
2 2 (3.92%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Cognos Planning
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (3.92%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) SoapUI
2 3 (5.88%) JIRA
2 3 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 51 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Banking
3 7 (13.73%) Retail
4 3 (5.88%) Billing
4 3 (5.88%) Legal
5 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) Fintech
3 2 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (25.49%) Process Improvement
4 11 (21.57%) Business Analysis
5 10 (19.61%) Scrum
5 10 (19.61%) SDLC
6 9 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (15.69%) Data Analysis
7 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
8 7 (13.73%) Test Scripting
9 6 (11.76%) Business Process Improvement
9 6 (11.76%) Change Management
9 6 (11.76%) Coaching
9 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2
9 6 (11.76%) UML
10 5 (9.80%) Software Delivery
10 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
11 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.84%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) ISEB
2 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.96%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Citrix
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) Cognos
3 1 (1.96%) Alteryx
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) SAP
3 1 (1.96%) Tableau