Period
to 12 December 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 7 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1,069 1,413 1,716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.58% 17.80% 17.50%
As % of the General category 50.95% 48.88% 48.94%
Number of salaries quoted 843 1,113 1,383
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,098 2,891 3,506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 32.55% 36.41% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,613 2,222 2,784
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +6.02% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.82% +4.76% +5.00%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Yorkshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Finance in Yorkshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Finance in Yorkshire

Finance
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2019. 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
West Yorkshire -1 705 £50,000 +11.11% 149
South Yorkshire -1 165 £50,000 +11.11% 44
North Yorkshire -2 162 £50,000 - 15
East Yorkshire +11 15 £35,000 -6.67% 8
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 325 (30.40%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (23.01%) SQL
3 225 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 191 (17.87%) C#
5 179 (16.74%) Problem-Solving
6 165 (15.43%) Azure
7 156 (14.59%) SQL Server
8 153 (14.31%) .NET
9 151 (14.13%) Project Management
10 149 (13.94%) DevOps
11 145 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
12 138 (12.91%) Scrum
13 136 (12.72%) JavaScript
14 126 (11.79%) Windows
14 126 (11.79%) AWS
15 112 (10.48%) Software Engineering
16 111 (10.38%) Degree
17 110 (10.29%) Change Management
18 96 (8.98%) Test Automation
19 95 (8.89%) Web Services
19 95 (8.89%) SAP
20 93 (8.70%) Java
21 91 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
22 87 (8.14%) Banking
23 84 (7.86%) Digital Transformation Programme
24 78 (7.30%) ERP
25 77 (7.20%) Python
26 75 (7.02%) Analytics
27 74 (6.92%) Oracle
28 73 (6.83%) MVC

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 41 (3.84%) IIS
2 29 (2.71%) SharePoint
3 24 (2.25%) Confluence
4 21 (1.96%) Apache Spark
5 20 (1.87%) SAS
6 8 (0.75%) CMS
7 7 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.47%) Apache
8 5 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.47%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.37%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.28%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.094%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.094%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 68 (6.36%) Microsoft Office
2 56 (5.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 36 (3.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (1.96%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.19%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.19%) Flinto
5 2 (0.19%) InVision
5 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.19%) Sketch
6 1 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.094%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (2.90%) SAP PM
2 30 (2.81%) SAP PP
3 27 (2.53%) SAP MM
4 10 (0.94%) assyst
5 9 (0.84%) SAP QM
5 9 (0.84%) SAP S/4HANA
6 8 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
7 7 (0.65%) Elite 3E
7 7 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
7 7 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.47%) SAP SD
8 5 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
9 4 (0.37%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 4 (0.37%) SAP BPC
9 4 (0.37%) SAP FI
9 4 (0.37%) SAP WM
10 3 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (0.28%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 165 (15.43%) Azure
2 126 (11.79%) AWS
3 55 (5.14%) GCP
4 44 (4.12%) Office 365
5 38 (3.55%) FinancialForce
5 38 (3.55%) Force.com
6 32 (2.99%) IaaS
7 29 (2.71%) SaaS
8 27 (2.53%) Power Platform
9 17 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
10 16 (1.50%) GitHub
11 15 (1.40%) PaaS
12 9 (0.84%) G Suite
13 7 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
13 7 (0.65%) Serverless
14 6 (0.56%) Azure Data Factory
14 6 (0.56%) Slack
15 4 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
15 4 (0.37%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.53%) Firewall
2 12 (1.12%) AMQP
3 9 (0.84%) Wireless
4 8 (0.75%) LAN
4 8 (0.75%) VPN
5 7 (0.65%) Broadband
5 7 (0.65%) SAN
5 7 (0.65%) VoIP
5 7 (0.65%) WAN
6 5 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (0.47%) DHCP
6 5 (0.47%) DNS
7 4 (0.37%) BGP
7 4 (0.37%) Cisco Firepower
7 4 (0.37%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (0.37%) Ethernet
7 4 (0.37%) IP Telephony
7 4 (0.37%) MPLS
7 4 (0.37%) Network Security
8 3 (0.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (14.59%) SQL Server
2 37 (3.46%) SAP HANA
3 31 (2.90%) MySQL
4 30 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (2.53%) Power BI
6 25 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (1.59%) Big Data
9 15 (1.40%) Hadoop
10 13 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (1.12%) Oracle Database
11 12 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (1.03%) Data Lake
13 10 (0.94%) DB2
13 10 (0.94%) MongoDB
13 10 (0.94%) QlikView
13 10 (0.94%) Relational Database
14 9 (0.84%) Qlik Sense
15 8 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 72 (6.74%) Jenkins
2 67 (6.27%) Git (software)
3 65 (6.08%) JIRA
4 44 (4.12%) Maven
5 39 (3.65%) Selenium
6 33 (3.09%) Cucumber
6 33 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (2.34%) SpecFlow
8 22 (2.06%) SoapUI
9 15 (1.40%) Visual Studio
10 11 (1.03%) HP UFT
11 10 (0.94%) JMeter
11 10 (0.94%) Subversion
12 9 (0.84%) SonarQube
12 9 (0.84%) WebDriver
13 8 (0.75%) Android Studio
13 8 (0.75%) Bitbucket
13 8 (0.75%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.75%) IntelliJ
13 8 (0.75%) Postman
General
1 87 (8.14%) Banking
2 71 (6.64%) Financial Institution
3 64 (5.99%) Retail
4 47 (4.40%) Marketing
5 35 (3.27%) Manufacturing
6 31 (2.90%) Legal
7 28 (2.62%) Public Sector
8 23 (2.15%) Advertising
8 23 (2.15%) Telecoms
9 14 (1.31%) Billing
9 14 (1.31%) Local Government
10 13 (1.22%) Law
11 9 (0.84%) Retail Banking
12 7 (0.65%) Electronics
12 7 (0.65%) Games
12 7 (0.65%) Retail Finance
13 6 (0.56%) Publishing
14 5 (0.47%) Digital Economy
15 4 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.37%) Police
Job Titles
1 191 (17.87%) Developer
2 189 (17.68%) Analyst
3 92 (8.61%) Consultant
4 75 (7.02%) Architect
5 73 (6.83%) Business Analyst
6 63 (5.89%) Project Manager
7 55 (5.14%) .NET Developer
8 54 (5.05%) SAP Consultant
9 51 (4.77%) C# Developer
10 49 (4.58%) Senior Developer
11 36 (3.37%) Software Developer
12 35 (3.27%) Software Engineer
12 35 (3.27%) Support Analyst
13 34 (3.18%) DevOps Engineer
14 32 (2.99%) Senior .NET Developer
15 31 (2.90%) C# .NET Developer
16 30 (2.81%) IT Manager
17 29 (2.71%) SAP PM Consultant
18 27 (2.53%) Senior C# Developer
19 26 (2.43%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (14.31%) .NET
2 95 (8.89%) Web Services
3 66 (6.17%) ASP.NET
4 64 (5.99%) AngularJS
5 60 (5.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 49 (4.58%) HTML
7 42 (3.93%) jQuery
8 40 (3.74%) React
9 38 (3.55%) CSS
10 35 (3.27%) .NET Core
11 30 (2.81%) .NET Framework
12 27 (2.53%) REST
13 25 (2.34%) Node.js
14 23 (2.15%) Spring
15 22 (2.06%) JSON
16 21 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
16 21 (1.96%) XML
17 20 (1.87%) RESTful
18 19 (1.78%) HTML5
19 18 (1.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 145 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
3 35 (3.27%) Management Information System
4 33 (3.09%) User Experience
5 32 (2.99%) Data Centre
6 28 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
7 25 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (0.75%) Public Cloud
9 7 (0.65%) Algorithms
9 7 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (0.65%) NHS
10 6 (0.56%) AS400
10 6 (0.56%) Cloud Native
10 6 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (0.56%) iSeries
10 6 (0.56%) Robotics
11 5 (0.47%) Enterprise Cloud
11 5 (0.47%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (0.47%) Online Banking
11 5 (0.47%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 126 (11.79%) Windows
2 37 (3.46%) Windows Server
3 36 (3.37%) Linux
4 26 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (1.96%) Android
6 19 (1.78%) Unix
7 13 (1.22%) Apple iOS
8 12 (1.12%) Windows 7
9 11 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.75%) Windows 8
11 7 (0.65%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.47%) CentOS
12 5 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.28%) Solaris
14 3 (0.28%) SUSE
14 3 (0.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.094%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (30.40%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (16.74%) Problem-Solving
3 151 (14.13%) Project Management
4 149 (13.94%) DevOps
5 138 (12.91%) Scrum
6 112 (10.48%) Software Engineering
7 110 (10.29%) Change Management
8 96 (8.98%) Test Automation
9 91 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 84 (7.86%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 78 (7.30%) ERP
12 75 (7.02%) Analytics
13 73 (6.83%) MVC
14 70 (6.55%) Mentoring
15 69 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
16 65 (6.08%) TDD
17 64 (5.99%) ITIL
18 60 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
19 58 (5.43%) Decision-Making
19 58 (5.43%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 246 (23.01%) SQL
2 191 (17.87%) C#
3 136 (12.72%) JavaScript
4 93 (8.70%) Java
5 77 (7.20%) Python
6 36 (3.37%) PowerShell
7 26 (2.43%) T-SQL
8 24 (2.25%) VB
9 19 (1.78%) Bash Shell
9 19 (1.78%) Scala
10 18 (1.68%) Ruby
11 16 (1.50%) VB.NET
12 15 (1.40%) PHP
13 14 (1.31%) C
13 14 (1.31%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.03%) Java 8
15 9 (0.84%) Shell Script
16 8 (0.75%) ABAP
16 8 (0.75%) Go
16 8 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 111 (10.38%) Degree
2 27 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (2.34%) CISSP
4 21 (1.96%) CISM
4 21 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (1.87%) ISEB
5 20 (1.87%) MCSE
6 19 (1.78%) CCNA
7 17 (1.59%) AWS Certification
8 11 (1.03%) PMI Certification
9 10 (0.94%) TOGAF Certification
10 9 (0.84%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.65%) PMP
11 7 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (0.65%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.65%) Security Cleared
12 6 (0.56%) CCNP
12 6 (0.56%) DBS Check
13 5 (0.47%) CCSA
13 5 (0.47%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.18%) PMO
2 31 (2.90%) QA
3 23 (2.15%) Data Quality
3 23 (2.15%) GDPR
3 23 (2.15%) PCI DSS
4 21 (1.96%) SLA
5 19 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (1.59%) NIST
7 4 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.19%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.19%) COBIT
8 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.19%) ITGC
9 1 (0.094%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.094%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.094%) FINRA
9 1 (0.094%) IFRS
9 1 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.094%) MiFID
9 1 (0.094%) P3O
System Software
1 65 (6.08%) Docker
2 51 (4.77%) Active Directory
3 20 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.56%) vSphere
7 5 (0.47%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 4 (0.37%) VMware NSX
9 3 (0.28%) KVM
9 3 (0.28%) Xen
10 2 (0.19%) HDFS
10 2 (0.19%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 41 (3.84%) Terraform
2 29 (2.71%) Ansible
3 27 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (2.43%) Kubernetes
5 20 (1.87%) Puppet
6 17 (1.59%) Prometheus
6 17 (1.59%) Rancher
7 9 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (0.56%) CA Service Virtualization
8 6 (0.56%) Cobbler
8 6 (0.56%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.47%) SCCM
10 4 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (0.37%) Packer
10 4 (0.37%) Pingdom
11 3 (0.28%) EMC VPLEX
11 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
12 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
12 2 (0.19%) SCOM
12 2 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 225 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 95 (8.89%) SAP
3 74 (6.92%) Oracle
4 57 (5.33%) Google
5 41 (3.84%) Salesforce.com
6 40 (3.74%) VMware
7 38 (3.55%) Advent
8 23 (2.15%) Cisco
8 23 (2.15%) Rackspace
9 18 (1.68%) HP
10 14 (1.31%) IBM
10 14 (1.31%) Pega
11 13 (1.22%) Xamarin
12 11 (1.03%) TIBCO
13 9 (0.84%) Citrix
14 8 (0.75%) Tableau
15 7 (0.65%) CA
15 7 (0.65%) CheckPoint
16 6 (0.56%) EnterpriseDB
17 5 (0.47%) 3PAR