Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1,049 1,749 1,750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.31% 20.11% 17.36%
As % of the General category 45.85% 52.82% 50.72%
Number of salaries quoted 825 1,424 1,416
Yorkshire median annual salary £49,250 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £73,550 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 2,288 3,311 3,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 31.21% 38.07% 34.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,735 2,633 2,771
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -2 717 £50,000 +8.70% 124
North Yorkshire -52 153 £50,000 - 26
South Yorkshire -3 139 £47,000 +6.82% 40
East Yorkshire +7 20 £35,000 -22.22% 15
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 363 (34.60%) Agile Software Development
2 257 (24.50%) SQL
3 226 (21.54%) Microsoft
4 166 (15.82%) C#
5 156 (14.87%) Problem-Solving
6 155 (14.78%) Azure
7 149 (14.20%) DevOps
8 144 (13.73%) Project Management
9 139 (13.25%) Banking
10 136 (12.96%) SQL Server
11 134 (12.77%) Scrum
12 133 (12.68%) Retail
13 129 (12.30%) .NET
14 123 (11.73%) Software Engineering
15 117 (11.15%) Windows
16 111 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
17 109 (10.39%) AWS
18 105 (10.01%) Test Automation
19 104 (9.91%) JavaScript
20 103 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
21 92 (8.77%) Degree
22 88 (8.39%) Change Management
23 86 (8.20%) Google
24 85 (8.10%) SAP
25 84 (8.01%) Microsoft Excel
26 83 (7.91%) Web Services
27 80 (7.63%) Java
27 80 (7.63%) Office 365
28 79 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
29 77 (7.34%) Microsoft Office

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 42 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 36 (3.43%) IIS
3 16 (1.53%) Confluence
4 12 (1.14%) Skype for Business
5 10 (0.95%) Apache Spark
5 10 (0.95%) SAS
6 7 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (0.67%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.38%) CMS
7 4 (0.38%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.29%) JBoss
8 3 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.29%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.19%) Apache
9 2 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.095%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 84 (8.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 77 (7.34%) Microsoft Office
3 42 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 31 (2.96%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.19%) EngageOne
6 2 (0.19%) Flinto
6 2 (0.19%) InVision
6 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.19%) Sketch
7 1 (0.095%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 37 (3.53%) SAP MM
2 28 (2.67%) SAP PM
3 25 (2.38%) SAP PP
4 11 (1.05%) SAP QM
5 8 (0.76%) SAP SD
6 7 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.48%) SAP HR
9 4 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.38%) SAP WM
9 4 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
10 3 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
10 3 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.29%) Sage 200
10 3 (0.29%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.29%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.29%) SAP Payroll
11 2 (0.19%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 155 (14.78%) Azure
2 109 (10.39%) AWS
3 80 (7.63%) Office 365
4 47 (4.48%) GCP
5 39 (3.72%) G Suite
6 30 (2.86%) Power Platform
7 29 (2.76%) IaaS
8 23 (2.19%) Azure Active Directory
9 17 (1.62%) GitHub
10 16 (1.53%) SaaS
11 15 (1.43%) FinancialForce
11 15 (1.43%) Force.com
12 13 (1.24%) PaaS
13 9 (0.86%) Azure Stack
14 8 (0.76%) IBM Cloud
15 7 (0.67%) Azure Data Factory
15 7 (0.67%) Serverless
16 6 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
17 5 (0.48%) Azure ExpressRoute
17 5 (0.48%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.00%) Firewall
2 22 (2.10%) LAN
3 21 (2.00%) VPN
4 20 (1.91%) MPLS
5 19 (1.81%) WAN
6 17 (1.62%) DNS
7 16 (1.53%) VoIP
8 14 (1.33%) Wireless
9 13 (1.24%) BGP
9 13 (1.24%) DHCP
10 10 (0.95%) Network Security
11 9 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (0.86%) TCP/IP
12 8 (0.76%) Cisco Firepower
12 8 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (0.76%) Ethernet
12 8 (0.76%) HTTP
12 8 (0.76%) IP Telephony
12 8 (0.76%) SAN
12 8 (0.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 32 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (2.86%) Power BI
4 25 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (2.10%) SAP HANA
6 15 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (0.95%) Big Data
7 10 (0.95%) MySQL
8 9 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
8 9 (0.86%) MongoDB
8 9 (0.86%) QlikView
8 9 (0.86%) Relational Database
8 9 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (0.76%) DB2
9 8 (0.76%) Hadoop
10 7 (0.67%) Data Lake
10 7 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (0.57%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.57%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 64 (6.10%) Git (software)
2 60 (5.72%) Jenkins
3 57 (5.43%) Selenium
4 55 (5.24%) Cucumber
5 48 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 42 (4.00%) JIRA
6 42 (4.00%) SoapUI
7 33 (3.15%) JMeter
8 28 (2.67%) Maven
9 23 (2.19%) SpecFlow
10 19 (1.81%) Visual Studio
11 16 (1.53%) Ranorex
12 14 (1.33%) Appium
12 14 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (1.33%) Buildbot
12 14 (1.33%) Gatling
12 14 (1.33%) NeoLoad
12 14 (1.33%) WATIR
12 14 (1.33%) WebLOAD
13 13 (1.24%) tSQLt
General
1 139 (13.25%) Banking
2 133 (12.68%) Retail
3 58 (5.53%) Public Sector
4 45 (4.29%) Marketing
5 39 (3.72%) Financial Institution
6 38 (3.62%) Manufacturing
7 37 (3.53%) Telecoms
8 31 (2.96%) Legal
9 17 (1.62%) Billing
9 17 (1.62%) Local Government
10 16 (1.53%) Retail Banking
11 10 (0.95%) Law
12 8 (0.76%) Advertising
12 8 (0.76%) Retail Finance
13 7 (0.67%) Electronics
13 7 (0.67%) Online Betting
14 5 (0.48%) Games
15 4 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.38%) Police
16 2 (0.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 208 (19.83%) Analyst
2 162 (15.44%) Developer
3 80 (7.63%) Architect
4 79 (7.53%) Consultant
5 71 (6.77%) Business Analyst
6 62 (5.91%) Project Manager
7 54 (5.15%) C# Developer
8 46 (4.39%) SAP Consultant
9 43 (4.10%) .NET Developer
10 40 (3.81%) Senior Developer
11 39 (3.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 38 (3.62%) Support Analyst
13 36 (3.43%) DevOps Engineer
13 36 (3.43%) IT Manager
14 34 (3.24%) Software Developer
15 32 (3.05%) C# .NET Developer
16 29 (2.76%) Solutions Architect
17 28 (2.67%) Senior .NET Developer
17 28 (2.67%) Senior C# Developer
17 28 (2.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (12.30%) .NET
2 83 (7.91%) Web Services
3 65 (6.20%) ASP.NET
4 49 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 45 (4.29%) jQuery
6 44 (4.19%) SOAP
7 35 (3.34%) HTML
8 32 (3.05%) REST
9 30 (2.86%) XML
10 29 (2.76%) Spring
11 28 (2.67%) CSS
12 26 (2.48%) AngularJS
13 22 (2.10%) .NET Core
14 21 (2.00%) .NET Framework
15 19 (1.81%) JSON
16 16 (1.53%) React
17 15 (1.43%) Middleware
18 13 (1.24%) HTML5
18 13 (1.24%) Spring Boot
19 12 (1.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 111 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (4.96%) Management Information System
3 41 (3.91%) Data Centre
4 34 (3.24%) User Experience
5 29 (2.76%) Self-Motivation
6 24 (2.29%) Hybrid Cloud
7 21 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (1.72%) NHS
9 15 (1.43%) Public Cloud
10 14 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (0.67%) Mobile App
11 7 (0.67%) Private Cloud
12 6 (0.57%) AS400
12 6 (0.57%) iSeries
13 5 (0.48%) Online Banking
14 4 (0.38%) Enterprise Cloud
14 4 (0.38%) Robotics
14 4 (0.38%) Taxonomies
15 3 (0.29%) N-Tier
15 3 (0.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 117 (11.15%) Windows
2 49 (4.67%) Linux
3 30 (2.86%) Windows Server
4 21 (2.00%) Unix
5 18 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (1.62%) Windows 7
6 17 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (1.53%) Android
8 11 (1.05%) Apple iOS
9 10 (0.95%) Windows 10
10 6 (0.57%) CentOS
10 6 (0.57%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.29%) Solaris
12 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.095%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (34.60%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (14.87%) Problem-Solving
3 149 (14.20%) DevOps
4 144 (13.73%) Project Management
5 134 (12.77%) Scrum
6 123 (11.73%) Software Engineering
7 105 (10.01%) Test Automation
8 103 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 88 (8.39%) Change Management
10 79 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
11 68 (6.48%) Mentoring
12 67 (6.39%) Kanban
13 66 (6.29%) ITIL
14 65 (6.20%) Project Delivery
15 64 (6.10%) Migration
15 64 (6.10%) MVC
16 54 (5.15%) TDD
17 53 (5.05%) Service Delivery
18 52 (4.96%) Software Testing
18 52 (4.96%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 257 (24.50%) SQL
2 166 (15.82%) C#
3 104 (9.91%) JavaScript
4 80 (7.63%) Java
5 63 (6.01%) Python
6 35 (3.34%) PowerShell
6 35 (3.34%) Ruby
7 30 (2.86%) C
8 26 (2.48%) PHP
9 25 (2.38%) T-SQL
10 23 (2.19%) VB
11 21 (2.00%) Bash Shell
12 18 (1.72%) C++
12 18 (1.72%) VB.NET
13 17 (1.62%) Scala
14 13 (1.24%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.05%) PL/SQL
16 9 (0.86%) Java 8
17 8 (0.76%) Groovy
18 6 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 92 (8.77%) Degree
2 42 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (2.96%) CCNA
4 27 (2.57%) ISEB
5 26 (2.48%) CCNP
6 25 (2.38%) CISSP
7 24 (2.29%) MCSE
7 24 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (2.19%) CISM
9 21 (2.00%) ISTQB
10 16 (1.53%) AWS Certification
10 16 (1.53%) SC Cleared
10 16 (1.53%) Security Cleared
11 13 (1.24%) CCIE
12 12 (1.14%) PMI Certification
12 12 (1.14%) PMP
13 11 (1.05%) DBS Check
14 9 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 8 (0.76%) CCDP
15 8 (0.76%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.67%) PMO
2 35 (3.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (2.57%) QA
4 26 (2.48%) SLA
5 20 (1.91%) PCI DSS
6 18 (1.72%) ISO 9001
7 16 (1.53%) ISO 22301
8 14 (1.33%) Data Quality
9 13 (1.24%) GDPR
10 5 (0.48%) NIST
11 4 (0.38%) COBIT
11 4 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 2 (0.19%) Actionable Recommendations
13 2 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
13 2 (0.19%) FINRA
13 2 (0.19%) IFRS
13 2 (0.19%) MiFID
14 1 (0.095%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 59 (5.62%) Active Directory
2 51 (4.86%) Docker
3 15 (1.43%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.29%) HDFS
6 3 (0.29%) vSphere
7 2 (0.19%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.19%) KVM
7 2 (0.19%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.19%) Xen
8 1 (0.095%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 35 (3.34%) Terraform
2 25 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.91%) Kubernetes
4 18 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
5 17 (1.62%) Rancher
6 16 (1.53%) Prometheus
7 13 (1.24%) Ansible
7 13 (1.24%) Puppet
8 11 (1.05%) Cobbler
8 11 (1.05%) Tivoli
9 8 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
10 6 (0.57%) SCCM
11 4 (0.38%) CA Service Virtualization
11 4 (0.38%) Packer
12 3 (0.29%) FlexNet
12 3 (0.29%) Nessus
12 3 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
13 2 (0.19%) EMC VPLEX
13 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
13 2 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 226 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 86 (8.20%) Google
3 85 (8.10%) SAP
4 67 (6.39%) Oracle
5 37 (3.53%) VMware
6 31 (2.96%) Cisco
7 26 (2.48%) Rackspace
8 22 (2.10%) HP
8 22 (2.10%) IBM
9 19 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
10 15 (1.43%) Advent
10 15 (1.43%) CheckPoint
11 10 (0.95%) EnterpriseDB
12 9 (0.86%) Adobe
12 9 (0.86%) Symantec
12 9 (0.86%) TIBCO
13 8 (0.76%) Xamarin
14 6 (0.57%) Alteryx
14 6 (0.57%) ServiceNow
14 6 (0.57%) Splunk