Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 5 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1,528 1,677 2,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.14% 16.96% 18.76%
As % of the General category 53.28% 51.81% 53.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,233 1,320 1,888
Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,375 £77,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +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 2,868 3,237 3,899
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 34.05% 32.74% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,255 2,569 3,203
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 2018. 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 -1 997 £45,000 - 178
North Yorkshire +7 259 £50,000 +25.00% 41
South Yorkshire +1 233 £43,000 +14.67% 69
East Yorkshire +3 17 £30,000 -14.29% 10
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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.

1 582 (38.09%) Agile Software Development
2 373 (24.41%) SQL
3 313 (20.48%) Microsoft
4 241 (15.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 223 (14.59%) C#
6 218 (14.27%) .NET
7 216 (14.14%) Java
8 211 (13.81%) DevOps
9 192 (12.57%) Amazon AWS
10 181 (11.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 179 (11.71%) Project Management
12 174 (11.39%) JavaScript
13 173 (11.32%) Retail
14 168 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
15 163 (10.67%) Problem-Solving
16 156 (10.21%) SQL Server
17 149 (9.75%) Scrum
18 148 (9.69%) ITIL
19 141 (9.23%) Windows
20 138 (9.03%) Degree
21 135 (8.84%) Software Engineering
22 133 (8.70%) Test Automation
22 133 (8.70%) Mentoring
23 122 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
24 120 (7.85%) Business Intelligence
25 110 (7.20%) Banking
26 108 (7.07%) Oracle
27 106 (6.94%) Python
28 104 (6.81%) Web Services
29 101 (6.61%) TDD

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 40 (2.62%) SharePoint
2 33 (2.16%) JBoss
3 28 (1.83%) Apache
4 25 (1.64%) SAS
5 24 (1.57%) CMS
5 24 (1.57%) Tomcat
6 23 (1.51%) Confluence
7 20 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (0.92%) Apache Spark
9 12 (0.79%) IIS
10 10 (0.65%) Apache Solr
10 10 (0.65%) Skype for Business
11 9 (0.59%) Jetty
11 9 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 8 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (0.52%) MS Exchange
13 6 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.33%) NServiceBus
14 5 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 90 (5.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 73 (4.78%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
6 9 (0.59%) Chatbot
7 6 (0.39%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.26%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.065%) InVision
10 1 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
2 18 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
4 12 (0.79%) NetSuite
4 12 (0.79%) SAP CO
4 12 (0.79%) SAP FI
4 12 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
5 10 (0.65%) SAP Business One
6 8 (0.52%) SAP MM
7 7 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
7 7 (0.46%) Sage 200
8 6 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
9 5 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
9 5 (0.33%) SAP QM
9 5 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
10 4 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
10 4 (0.26%) Infor M3
10 4 (0.26%) Movex
10 4 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 241 (15.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 192 (12.57%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (3.53%) SaaS
4 45 (2.95%) Office 365
5 38 (2.49%) IaaS
6 36 (2.36%) PaaS
7 28 (1.83%) Dynamics 365
8 17 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
9 16 (1.05%) G Suite
10 9 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.52%) FinancialForce
12 7 (0.46%) OneDrive
13 5 (0.33%) OpenShift
14 4 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
14 4 (0.26%) Amazon SageMaker
14 4 (0.26%) Sage Pay
15 3 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
15 3 (0.20%) GitHub
16 2 (0.13%) Azure Data Factory
16 2 (0.13%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 51 (3.34%) Firewall
2 35 (2.29%) Network Security
3 34 (2.23%) DNS
4 25 (1.64%) WAN
5 21 (1.37%) SAN
6 18 (1.18%) LAN
7 16 (1.05%) VPN
8 15 (0.98%) TCP/IP
9 14 (0.92%) OSPF
10 13 (0.85%) Fibre Channel
11 12 (0.79%) NetScaler
11 12 (0.79%) Wireless
12 10 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (0.65%) DHCP
12 10 (0.65%) Internet
13 9 (0.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 9 (0.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 9 (0.59%) Intranet
13 9 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (10.21%) SQL Server
2 86 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
3 56 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (2.95%) Relational Database
5 40 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (2.23%) RDBMS
7 30 (1.96%) Big Data
8 28 (1.83%) Hadoop
9 26 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 24 (1.57%) NoSQL
11 22 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
11 22 (1.44%) Power BI
12 19 (1.24%) MySQL
13 14 (0.92%) Oracle Database
13 14 (0.92%) QlikView
14 13 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
15 12 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
16 9 (0.59%) Base SAS
16 9 (0.59%) Redis
16 9 (0.59%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 69 (4.52%) JIRA
2 58 (3.80%) Git (software)
3 51 (3.34%) Selenium
4 41 (2.68%) Jenkins
5 29 (1.90%) ERwin
6 27 (1.77%) Cucumber
6 27 (1.77%) SpecFlow
7 24 (1.57%) Visual Studio Team System
8 22 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 21 (1.37%) NUnit
10 19 (1.24%) MSTest
11 17 (1.11%) JMeter
11 17 (1.11%) SoapUI
12 14 (0.92%) Visual Studio
13 13 (0.85%) Appium
14 12 (0.79%) Bitbucket
14 12 (0.79%) Subversion
15 11 (0.72%) Maven
16 10 (0.65%) WebLOAD
General
1 173 (11.32%) Retail
2 110 (7.20%) Banking
3 46 (3.01%) Manufacturing
4 43 (2.81%) Financial Institution
5 40 (2.62%) Marketing
6 33 (2.16%) Telecoms
7 30 (1.96%) Legal
8 25 (1.64%) Back Office
9 20 (1.31%) Law
10 19 (1.24%) Advertising
11 14 (0.92%) Retail Banking
12 11 (0.72%) Games
13 8 (0.52%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.39%) Local Government
16 5 (0.33%) Billing
17 4 (0.26%) French Language
18 3 (0.20%) Electronics
19 2 (0.13%) Front Office
19 2 (0.13%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 312 (20.42%) Analyst
2 302 (19.76%) Developer
3 104 (6.81%) Business Analyst
4 84 (5.50%) Architect
5 79 (5.17%) C# Developer
5 79 (5.17%) Project Manager
6 74 (4.84%) IT Manager
6 74 (4.84%) Java Developer
7 73 (4.78%) .NET Developer
8 72 (4.71%) Consultant
9 61 (3.99%) Senior Developer
10 59 (3.86%) DevOps Engineer
11 55 (3.60%) Senior Analyst
12 51 (3.34%) Software Developer
13 40 (2.62%) AWS Developer
14 39 (2.55%) C# .NET Developer
15 38 (2.49%) Administrator
15 38 (2.49%) Platform Engineer
16 36 (2.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 35 (2.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (14.27%) .NET
2 104 (6.81%) Web Services
3 100 (6.54%) ASP.NET
4 94 (6.15%) HTML
5 92 (6.02%) CSS
6 73 (4.78%) jQuery
7 63 (4.12%) Spring
8 54 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 46 (3.01%) Middleware
9 46 (3.01%) XML
10 44 (2.88%) SOAP
11 40 (2.62%) REST
12 38 (2.49%) RESTful
13 33 (2.16%) .NET Framework
13 33 (2.16%) AngularJS
13 33 (2.16%) Node.js
14 32 (2.09%) Spring Boot
15 30 (1.96%) LINQ
16 29 (1.90%) Hibernate
17 27 (1.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 168 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 71 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
4 55 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
5 50 (3.27%) Fintech
6 48 (3.14%) Mobile App
7 43 (2.81%) Data Centre
7 43 (2.81%) User Experience
8 40 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
9 35 (2.29%) Computer Science
10 28 (1.83%) NHS
11 20 (1.31%) Driving Licence
12 17 (1.11%) Virtual Team
13 11 (0.72%) Clustering
13 11 (0.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 11 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
14 10 (0.65%) CMDB
14 10 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
15 8 (0.52%) Social Media
16 7 (0.46%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 141 (9.23%) Windows
2 89 (5.82%) Linux
3 68 (4.45%) Windows Server
4 51 (3.34%) Unix
5 43 (2.81%) Android
6 24 (1.57%) Apple iOS
6 24 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.59%) AIX
10 4 (0.26%) SUSE
11 3 (0.20%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.13%) HPUX
13 1 (0.065%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.065%) VMS
13 1 (0.065%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.065%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.065%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 582 (38.09%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (13.81%) DevOps
3 181 (11.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 179 (11.71%) Project Management
5 163 (10.67%) Problem-Solving
6 149 (9.75%) Scrum
7 148 (9.69%) ITIL
8 135 (8.84%) Software Engineering
9 133 (8.70%) Mentoring
9 133 (8.70%) Test Automation
10 122 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
11 120 (7.85%) Business Intelligence
12 101 (6.61%) TDD
13 96 (6.28%) Service Management
13 96 (6.28%) Waterfall
14 87 (5.69%) Continuous Improvement
15 83 (5.43%) Service Delivery
16 81 (5.30%) Coaching
17 80 (5.24%) Analytics
18 78 (5.10%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 373 (24.41%) SQL
2 223 (14.59%) C#
3 216 (14.14%) Java
4 174 (11.39%) JavaScript
5 106 (6.94%) Python
6 81 (5.30%) PowerShell
7 73 (4.78%) T-SQL
8 67 (4.38%) C++
9 66 (4.32%) Bash Shell
10 45 (2.95%) C
11 44 (2.88%) PHP
12 37 (2.42%) Ruby
13 36 (2.36%) Shell Script
14 33 (2.16%) PL/SQL
15 27 (1.77%) VBA
16 23 (1.51%) Perl
17 21 (1.37%) Korn
18 20 (1.31%) Scala
19 18 (1.18%) Java 8
20 17 (1.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 138 (9.03%) Degree
2 29 (1.90%) CISSP
3 24 (1.57%) CISM
4 23 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 22 (1.44%) ISEB
5 22 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (1.18%) CISA
6 18 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
6 18 (1.18%) ISTQB
7 13 (0.85%) DBS Check
8 12 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (0.72%) PMI Certification
9 11 (0.72%) Security Cleared
10 9 (0.59%) SC Cleared
11 8 (0.52%) CCNP
11 8 (0.52%) PMP
12 7 (0.46%) AAT
12 7 (0.46%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (5.10%) QA
2 73 (4.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 55 (3.60%) SLA
4 49 (3.21%) PMO
5 36 (2.36%) PCI DSS
6 29 (1.90%) GDPR
7 27 (1.77%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 6 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.26%) COBIT
10 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 4 (0.26%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.13%) PSD2
12 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.065%) GAMP
13 1 (0.065%) GLP
13 1 (0.065%) GMP
13 1 (0.065%) GxP
13 1 (0.065%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 72 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 46 (3.01%) Docker
3 45 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (0.59%) XenApp
6 7 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (0.46%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.26%) Gluster
7 4 (0.26%) GlusterFS
7 4 (0.26%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.20%) vSphere
9 1 (0.065%) Firmware
9 1 (0.065%) iptables
9 1 (0.065%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 64 (4.19%) Puppet
2 40 (2.62%) Ansible
3 35 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (1.37%) Kubernetes
5 18 (1.18%) Docker Swarm
5 18 (1.18%) Terraform
6 17 (1.11%) Cobbler
6 17 (1.11%) Tivoli
7 13 (0.85%) Mesos
8 10 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
8 10 (0.65%) SCCM
9 9 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (0.59%) Microsoft Clustering
10 7 (0.46%) Rancher
10 7 (0.46%) WSUS
10 7 (0.46%) XenMobile
11 6 (0.39%) SCOrch
11 6 (0.39%) vRealize
12 5 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
12 5 (0.33%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 313 (20.48%) Microsoft
2 108 (7.07%) Oracle
3 90 (5.89%) VMware
4 55 (3.60%) Xamarin
5 54 (3.53%) SAP
6 47 (3.08%) Cisco
7 44 (2.88%) Google
8 38 (2.49%) Tableau
9 34 (2.23%) IBM
10 28 (1.83%) Citrix
11 23 (1.51%) HP
12 19 (1.24%) Dell
12 19 (1.24%) McAfee
13 17 (1.11%) EnterpriseDB
14 16 (1.05%) Red Hat
14 16 (1.05%) Sage
14 16 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
15 15 (0.98%) CheckPoint
16 14 (0.92%) Brocade
17 12 (0.79%) Kofax