Period
to 3 March 2021

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 3 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 16 6 9
Rank change year-on-year -10 +3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 452 1,029 1,106
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 10.28% 16.88% 15.28%
As % of the General category 34.74% 50.54% 46.35%
Number of salaries quoted 495 885 883
Median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +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 1,301 2,036 2,386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.58% 33.40% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,017 1,624 1,832
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,325 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +5.77%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Yorkshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Finance in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Finance in Yorkshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Finance in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 3 March 2021.

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 3 March 2021. 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 -19 203 £44,000 -13.73% 76
South Yorkshire -14 97 £45,000 -10.00% 31
North Yorkshire +1 91 £45,000 -10.00% 7
East Yorkshire - 4 £50,000 -
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2021, 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.

1 138 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (30.31%) SQL
3 126 (27.88%) Microsoft
4 89 (19.69%) Azure
5 88 (19.47%) JavaScript
6 83 (18.36%) Business Intelligence
7 73 (16.15%) HTML
8 71 (15.71%) CSS
9 70 (15.49%) .NET
10 66 (14.60%) C#
11 65 (14.38%) Windows
12 61 (13.50%) Problem-Solving
13 60 (13.27%) AWS
13 60 (13.27%) Node.js
14 59 (13.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 59 (13.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 58 (12.83%) T-SQL
16 56 (12.39%) SQL Server
17 55 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
18 52 (11.50%) Software Engineering
19 51 (11.28%) MVC
20 47 (10.40%) jQuery
21 45 (9.96%) DevOps
21 45 (9.96%) Analytics
22 43 (9.51%) Microsoft 365
22 43 (9.51%) Active Directory
23 42 (9.29%) HTML5
24 39 (8.63%) Sitecore
25 38 (8.41%) CSS3
26 37 (8.19%) KnockoutJS

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 31 (6.86%) CMS
2 29 (6.42%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (1.77%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.11%) Confluence
6 3 (0.66%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.44%) Apache
7 2 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.44%) IIS
7 2 (0.44%) Luigi
7 2 (0.44%) nginx
8 1 (0.22%) SAS
8 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 35 (7.74%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (3.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.44%) Adobe XD
4 2 (0.44%) InVision
4 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.66%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.44%) BambooHR
2 2 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.44%) HFM
2 2 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.44%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (0.44%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.44%) SAP MM
2 2 (0.44%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.44%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.22%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.22%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.22%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 89 (19.69%) Azure
2 60 (13.27%) AWS
3 43 (9.51%) Microsoft 365
4 22 (4.87%) Power Platform
5 15 (3.32%) Azure Data Factory
5 15 (3.32%) Azure Machine Learning
6 11 (2.43%) Serverless
7 10 (2.21%) IaaS
8 9 (1.99%) GCP
9 8 (1.77%) GitHub
9 8 (1.77%) Power Automate
9 8 (1.77%) PowerApps
10 7 (1.55%) SaaS
11 6 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (0.88%) PaaS
14 3 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
14 3 (0.66%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.88%) DNS
2 12 (2.65%) Firewall
3 8 (1.77%) WAN
4 7 (1.55%) IP Telephony
4 7 (1.55%) SAN
4 7 (1.55%) Skype
5 6 (1.33%) VPN
6 5 (1.11%) BGP
6 5 (1.11%) MPLS
6 5 (1.11%) OSPF
7 3 (0.66%) LAN
8 2 (0.44%) DHCP
8 2 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.22%) Internet
9 1 (0.22%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (13.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 59 (13.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 56 (12.39%) SQL Server
3 33 (7.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 30 (6.64%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (4.42%) Power BI
6 17 (3.76%) Data Lake
7 13 (2.88%) MySQL
7 13 (2.88%) SQL Server 2016
8 12 (2.65%) Crystal Reports
9 11 (2.43%) Amazon RDS
9 11 (2.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 10 (2.21%) Delta Lake
11 9 (1.99%) Relational Database
12 8 (1.77%) Big Data
12 8 (1.77%) NoSQL
12 8 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (1.77%) Tableau
13 7 (1.55%) MongoDB
13 7 (1.55%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 29 (6.42%) Git (software)
2 17 (3.76%) Jenkins
3 16 (3.54%) JIRA
4 9 (1.99%) Bitbucket
5 6 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.11%) gulp
7 4 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (0.88%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.66%) Maven
9 2 (0.44%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.44%) Babel
9 2 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.44%) webpack
10 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.22%) Balsamiq
10 1 (0.22%) GitLab
10 1 (0.22%) Gradle
10 1 (0.22%) Selenium
10 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.22%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (4.87%) Law
2 20 (4.42%) Telecoms
3 19 (4.20%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.88%) Marketing
5 12 (2.65%) Legal
5 12 (2.65%) Retail
6 11 (2.43%) Banking
7 8 (1.77%) Public Sector
8 4 (0.88%) Automotive
8 4 (0.88%) Local Government
9 3 (0.66%) Back Office
9 3 (0.66%) Electronics
9 3 (0.66%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.44%) Billing
10 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.44%) Games
11 1 (0.22%) Advertising
11 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 145 (32.08%) Developer
2 49 (10.84%) Analyst
3 25 (5.53%) Data Engineer
4 24 (5.31%) Azure Engineer
4 24 (5.31%) DevOps Engineer
5 22 (4.87%) DBA
6 21 (4.65%) SQL DBA
7 20 (4.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (3.98%) Sitecore Developer
8 18 (3.98%) Software Engineer
8 18 (3.98%) Web Developer
9 16 (3.54%) IT Manager
10 15 (3.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 15 (3.32%) C# Developer
11 14 (3.10%) Administrator
11 14 (3.10%) JavaScript Developer
11 14 (3.10%) Mobile Engineer
11 14 (3.10%) Mobile Software Engineer
11 14 (3.10%) Power BI Analyst
12 13 (2.88%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (16.15%) HTML
2 71 (15.71%) CSS
3 70 (15.49%) .NET
4 60 (13.27%) Node.js
5 47 (10.40%) jQuery
6 42 (9.29%) HTML5
7 38 (8.41%) CSS3
8 37 (8.19%) KnockoutJS
9 17 (3.76%) Web Services
10 16 (3.54%) RESTful
11 15 (3.32%) AngularJS
12 13 (2.88%) .NET Core
12 13 (2.88%) React
13 10 (2.21%) Laravel
14 9 (1.99%) Vue.js
15 8 (1.77%) ASP.NET
15 8 (1.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (1.77%) XML
16 7 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (1.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 55 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (7.52%) Self-Motivation
3 21 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 16 (3.54%) Cloud Native
4 16 (3.54%) Data Structures
5 14 (3.10%) Algorithms
6 13 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (2.65%) Mobile App
7 12 (2.65%) Public Cloud
8 11 (2.43%) Robotics
9 10 (2.21%) User Experience
10 6 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (1.33%) NHS
11 5 (1.11%) Online Gambling
11 5 (1.11%) Reference Data
12 4 (0.88%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
13 3 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.66%) Virtual Team
14 2 (0.44%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 65 (14.38%) Windows
2 22 (4.87%) Windows Server
3 21 (4.65%) Windows 10
4 20 (4.42%) Linux
5 17 (3.76%) Windows 7
5 17 (3.76%) Windows 8
6 14 (3.10%) Android
6 14 (3.10%) Apple iOS
7 11 (2.43%) Unix
8 10 (2.21%) Windows Server 2016
9 9 (1.99%) VMS
9 9 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.66%) AIX
11 3 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (18.36%) Business Intelligence
3 61 (13.50%) Problem-Solving
4 52 (11.50%) Software Engineering
5 51 (11.28%) MVC
6 45 (9.96%) Analytics
6 45 (9.96%) DevOps
7 37 (8.19%) ITIL
7 37 (8.19%) MVVM
8 35 (7.74%) Change Management
9 34 (7.52%) Mentoring
10 30 (6.64%) Data Analysis
11 29 (6.42%) Scrum
12 28 (6.19%) ETL
13 27 (5.97%) Release Management
13 27 (5.97%) Web Development
14 25 (5.53%) Coaching
14 25 (5.53%) Process Improvement
15 24 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (5.31%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 137 (30.31%) SQL
2 88 (19.47%) JavaScript
3 66 (14.60%) C#
4 58 (12.83%) T-SQL
5 28 (6.19%) Python
6 18 (3.98%) PHP
7 17 (3.76%) PowerShell
8 16 (3.54%) Java
8 16 (3.54%) R
9 8 (1.77%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 8 (1.77%) Objective-C
10 7 (1.55%) Apple Swift
11 6 (1.33%) Kotlin
11 6 (1.33%) Ruby
12 5 (1.11%) Scala
12 5 (1.11%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.11%) VB
13 4 (0.88%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.66%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (2.43%) Degree
2 3 (0.66%) CIMA
2 3 (0.66%) CISM
2 3 (0.66%) CISSP
2 3 (0.66%) IBM AIX Certification
2 3 (0.66%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
2 3 (0.66%) RHCE
2 3 (0.66%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.44%) AAT
3 2 (0.44%) ACCA
3 2 (0.44%) CSPO
3 2 (0.44%) PhD
4 1 (0.22%) CCNP
4 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.22%) ISEB
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.22%) PCI QSA
4 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.65%) SLA
2 13 (2.88%) QA
3 12 (2.65%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.77%) GDPR
5 6 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.33%) PMO
6 5 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 3 (0.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (0.66%) NIST
8 2 (0.44%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.22%) IFRS
9 1 (0.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 43 (9.51%) Active Directory
2 29 (6.42%) Docker
3 10 (2.21%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.66%) Firmware
7 2 (0.44%) HDFS
8 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.22%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 14 (3.10%) Ansible
2 11 (2.43%) Kubernetes
2 11 (2.43%) SCCM
3 8 (1.77%) Terraform
4 7 (1.55%) SCOM
4 7 (1.55%) SCVMM
4 7 (1.55%) WSUS
5 3 (0.66%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.44%) Oozie
6 2 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.44%) Puppet
6 2 (0.44%) Rancher
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 126 (27.88%) Microsoft
2 39 (8.63%) Sitecore
3 24 (5.31%) VMware
4 22 (4.87%) Databricks
5 21 (4.65%) Oracle
6 17 (3.76%) Citrix
7 14 (3.10%) Cisco
7 14 (3.10%) Remedy
8 11 (2.43%) Google
8 11 (2.43%) SAP
8 11 (2.43%) Veeam
9 10 (2.21%) Automation Anywhere
9 10 (2.21%) Blue Prism
9 10 (2.21%) Kofax
9 10 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (2.21%) UiPath
10 9 (1.99%) F5
11 7 (1.55%) CheckPoint
11 7 (1.55%) CommVault
12 6 (1.33%) IBM