Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1,193 1,683 1,946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.09% 17.44% 17.93%
As % of the General category 51.07% 50.04% 51.87%
Number of salaries quoted 929 1,387 1,680
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,050 £67,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 2,336 3,363 3,752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 31.50% 34.85% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,784 2,707 3,056
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -2 806 £47,000 +4.44% 170
South Yorkshire -1 180 £46,000 +3.37% 46
North Yorkshire 0 176 £50,000 +11.11% 10
East Yorkshire +10 15 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 461 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (21.88%) SQL
3 231 (19.36%) Microsoft
4 193 (16.18%) DevOps
5 172 (14.42%) Microsoft Azure
6 157 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
7 154 (12.91%) .NET
7 154 (12.91%) Java
8 146 (12.24%) C#
9 145 (12.15%) Project Management
10 138 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 134 (11.23%) Amazon AWS
12 132 (11.06%) Windows
13 126 (10.56%) Scrum
14 125 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
15 123 (10.31%) JavaScript
15 123 (10.31%) Degree
16 112 (9.39%) SQL Server
17 111 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
17 111 (9.30%) Mentoring
18 105 (8.80%) Banking
19 102 (8.55%) ITIL
20 101 (8.47%) Software Engineering
21 95 (7.96%) Retail
22 90 (7.54%) Linux
23 89 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
24 88 (7.38%) Python
24 88 (7.38%) VMware
24 88 (7.38%) Test Automation
25 86 (7.21%) Oracle

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 38 (3.19%) SharePoint
2 29 (2.43%) JBoss
3 25 (2.10%) Confluence
4 20 (1.68%) Apache
4 20 (1.68%) Tomcat
5 19 (1.59%) CMS
6 14 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (1.09%) IIS
7 13 (1.09%) Jetty
8 12 (1.01%) Skype for Business
9 11 (0.92%) Apache Spark
10 10 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (0.84%) SAS
11 8 (0.67%) Apache Solr
12 7 (0.59%) MS Exchange
12 7 (0.59%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
13 5 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 51 (4.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 46 (3.86%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (2.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (1.17%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (0.92%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.75%) Chatbot
7 6 (0.50%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.34%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.17%) Flinto
9 2 (0.17%) InVision
Business Applications
1 19 (1.59%) SAP CO
1 19 (1.59%) SAP FI
1 19 (1.59%) SAP FI/CO
2 18 (1.51%) SAP MM
3 16 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.84%) SAP SD
5 9 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.67%) SAP GRC
6 8 (0.67%) SAP QM
6 8 (0.67%) SAP S/4HANA
7 6 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.50%) SAP APO
7 6 (0.50%) SAP PM
7 6 (0.50%) SAP PP
7 6 (0.50%) SAP SCM
7 6 (0.50%) SAP WM
8 5 (0.42%) Infor M3
8 5 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 172 (14.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 134 (11.23%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (4.61%) Office 365
4 39 (3.27%) IaaS
5 38 (3.19%) SaaS
6 26 (2.18%) PaaS
7 23 (1.93%) G Suite
8 18 (1.51%) Dynamics 365
9 17 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
10 12 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (0.92%) OneDrive
12 10 (0.84%) OpenShift
13 5 (0.42%) Amazon Kinesis
13 5 (0.42%) Amazon SageMaker
14 4 (0.34%) Apigee
15 3 (0.25%) GitHub
16 2 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
16 2 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
16 2 (0.17%) Google Analytics
16 2 (0.17%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.02%) Firewall
2 31 (2.60%) DNS
3 25 (2.10%) WAN
4 22 (1.84%) Network Security
4 22 (1.84%) SAN
5 20 (1.68%) LAN
6 19 (1.59%) VPN
7 16 (1.34%) DHCP
8 14 (1.17%) Internet
8 14 (1.17%) NetScaler
9 13 (1.09%) OSPF
10 12 (1.01%) TCP/IP
11 9 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (0.75%) Fibre Channel
11 9 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (0.67%) HTTP
12 8 (0.67%) MPLS
12 8 (0.67%) Wireless
13 7 (0.59%) EIGRP
13 7 (0.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (9.39%) SQL Server
2 56 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (2.77%) Hadoop
4 29 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (2.18%) Big Data
5 26 (2.18%) Relational Database
6 20 (1.68%) Power BI
7 19 (1.59%) RDBMS
8 13 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
8 13 (1.09%) NoSQL
8 13 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (0.92%) MySQL
9 11 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (0.84%) DB2
10 10 (0.84%) SAP HANA
11 8 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (0.67%) Oracle Database
11 8 (0.67%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 79 (6.62%) JIRA
2 47 (3.94%) Selenium
3 40 (3.35%) Git (software)
4 39 (3.27%) Jenkins
5 31 (2.60%) Cucumber
6 23 (1.93%) JMeter
6 23 (1.93%) SoapUI
7 21 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (1.42%) MSTest
9 16 (1.34%) ERwin
9 16 (1.34%) Maven
9 16 (1.34%) NUnit
9 16 (1.34%) SpecFlow
10 15 (1.26%) Visual Studio Team System
11 14 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (1.17%) LoadRunner
12 13 (1.09%) TeamCity
12 13 (1.09%) Visual Studio
13 12 (1.01%) Appium
14 10 (0.84%) Ranorex
General
1 105 (8.80%) Banking
2 95 (7.96%) Retail
3 45 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 28 (2.35%) Financial Institution
4 28 (2.35%) Marketing
5 27 (2.26%) Telecoms
6 19 (1.59%) Legal
7 14 (1.17%) Back Office
7 14 (1.17%) Investment Banking
8 13 (1.09%) Law
9 9 (0.75%) Retail Banking
10 8 (0.67%) French Language
10 8 (0.67%) Games
10 8 (0.67%) Local Government
11 7 (0.59%) Advertising
11 7 (0.59%) Czech Language
12 5 (0.42%) Billing
13 4 (0.34%) Retail Finance
14 2 (0.17%) Electronics
14 2 (0.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 250 (20.96%) Analyst
2 195 (16.35%) Developer
3 74 (6.20%) Business Analyst
4 66 (5.53%) Architect
5 58 (4.86%) C# Developer
5 58 (4.86%) Consultant
6 56 (4.69%) IT Manager
7 54 (4.53%) Project Manager
8 53 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
9 52 (4.36%) .NET Developer
9 52 (4.36%) Java Developer
10 41 (3.44%) Software Developer
11 40 (3.35%) Administrator
12 34 (2.85%) Systems Analyst
13 33 (2.77%) Senior Analyst
14 32 (2.68%) C# .NET Developer
14 32 (2.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 32 (2.68%) Platform Engineer
15 31 (2.60%) Senior Developer
15 31 (2.60%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (12.91%) .NET
2 79 (6.62%) Web Services
3 69 (5.78%) ASP.NET
4 65 (5.45%) HTML
5 63 (5.28%) CSS
6 50 (4.19%) jQuery
7 41 (3.44%) REST
8 40 (3.35%) Middleware
9 39 (3.27%) XML
10 38 (3.19%) Spring
11 37 (3.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 34 (2.85%) SOAP
13 30 (2.51%) RESTful
14 28 (2.35%) Node.js
15 24 (2.01%) AngularJS
15 24 (2.01%) WPF
16 22 (1.84%) Spring Boot
17 21 (1.76%) WCF
18 19 (1.59%) HTML5
18 19 (1.59%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 125 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (5.78%) Management Information System
3 48 (4.02%) Greenfield Project
4 47 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
5 42 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
5 42 (3.52%) User Experience
6 40 (3.35%) Mobile App
7 39 (3.27%) Data Centre
8 35 (2.93%) Fintech
9 25 (2.10%) NHS
10 18 (1.51%) Driving Licence
11 13 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
12 11 (0.92%) Virtual Team
13 8 (0.67%) Clustering
13 8 (0.67%) DataPower
14 7 (0.59%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.59%) Derivative
15 6 (0.50%) CMDB
15 6 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
15 6 (0.50%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 132 (11.06%) Windows
2 90 (7.54%) Linux
3 66 (5.53%) Windows Server
4 45 (3.77%) Unix
5 30 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (2.01%) Android
7 18 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (1.42%) Apple iOS
9 15 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.75%) AIX
11 3 (0.25%) SUSE
11 3 (0.25%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.17%) HPUX
13 1 (0.084%) CentOS
13 1 (0.084%) Debian
13 1 (0.084%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.084%) VMS
13 1 (0.084%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.084%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.084%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (16.18%) DevOps
3 157 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
4 145 (12.15%) Project Management
5 138 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 126 (10.56%) Scrum
7 111 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
7 111 (9.30%) Mentoring
8 102 (8.55%) ITIL
9 101 (8.47%) Software Engineering
10 89 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
11 88 (7.38%) Test Automation
12 86 (7.21%) Service Management
13 77 (6.45%) TDD
14 74 (6.20%) Continuous Improvement
15 70 (5.87%) Analytics
16 69 (5.78%) Service Delivery
17 68 (5.70%) PRINCE2
18 64 (5.36%) Coaching
19 63 (5.28%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 261 (21.88%) SQL
2 154 (12.91%) Java
3 146 (12.24%) C#
4 123 (10.31%) JavaScript
5 88 (7.38%) Python
6 76 (6.37%) PowerShell
7 66 (5.53%) Bash Shell
8 54 (4.53%) C++
9 41 (3.44%) T-SQL
10 37 (3.10%) Shell Script
11 36 (3.02%) Ruby
12 32 (2.68%) PHP
13 28 (2.35%) C
14 25 (2.10%) Perl
15 24 (2.01%) PL/SQL
16 18 (1.51%) ABAP
17 17 (1.42%) Scala
18 14 (1.17%) VBA
19 13 (1.09%) Java 8
20 12 (1.01%) Korn
Qualifications
1 123 (10.31%) Degree
2 29 (2.43%) CISSP
3 26 (2.18%) CISM
4 24 (2.01%) SC Cleared
4 24 (2.01%) Security Cleared
5 21 (1.76%) CISA
6 16 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (1.01%) AWS Certification
7 12 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (0.67%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (0.59%) CCNP
11 6 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
11 6 (0.50%) CCIE
11 6 (0.50%) DBS Check
12 5 (0.42%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.44%) PMO
2 41 (3.44%) QA
3 35 (2.93%) SLA
4 33 (2.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (1.93%) Data Quality
6 13 (1.09%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.50%) GDPR
7 6 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (0.34%) PMBOK
9 3 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.25%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.17%) IFRS
10 2 (0.17%) IFRS 9
10 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.084%) GAMP
11 1 (0.084%) GxP
11 1 (0.084%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.084%) PSD2
System Software
1 64 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 51 (4.27%) Docker
3 45 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (1.51%) XenApp
6 12 (1.01%) XenDesktop
7 11 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (0.67%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.25%) Gluster
9 3 (0.25%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.084%) iptables
10 1 (0.084%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 54 (4.53%) Puppet
2 42 (3.52%) Ansible
3 32 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (2.35%) Kubernetes
5 21 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
6 17 (1.42%) Docker Swarm
7 15 (1.26%) Cobbler
7 15 (1.26%) Terraform
7 15 (1.26%) Tivoli
8 12 (1.01%) Mesos
8 12 (1.01%) Rancher
9 11 (0.92%) XenMobile
10 9 (0.75%) Rundeck
11 8 (0.67%) Microsoft Clustering
12 7 (0.59%) Prometheus
13 6 (0.50%) NetBackup
13 6 (0.50%) SCCM
14 5 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
14 5 (0.42%) SCOrch
14 5 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 231 (19.36%) Microsoft
2 88 (7.38%) VMware
3 86 (7.21%) Oracle
4 66 (5.53%) SAP
5 45 (3.77%) Google
6 39 (3.27%) Cisco
7 32 (2.68%) Xamarin
8 29 (2.43%) Citrix
9 28 (2.35%) HP
10 27 (2.26%) IBM
11 25 (2.10%) Red Hat
11 25 (2.10%) Tableau
12 18 (1.51%) Symantec
13 17 (1.42%) McAfee
14 15 (1.26%) CheckPoint
14 15 (1.26%) EnterpriseDB
15 13 (1.09%) Rackspace
16 12 (1.01%) Blue Prism
16 12 (1.01%) Dell
17 11 (0.92%) MuleSoft