Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1,098 1,893 1,862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.76% 19.65% 17.58%
As % of the General category 52.31% 53.08% 52.99%
Number of salaries quoted 839 1,626 1,580
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £26,950 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +2.80%

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 2,099 3,566 3,514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.21% 37.02% 33.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,610 2,960 2,921
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,235 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -4 742 £47,250 +5.00% 105
South Yorkshire -7 166 £45,000 -5.26% 51
North Yorkshire -46 145 £50,000 +11.11% 16
East Yorkshire +7 24 £35,000 -22.22% 8
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 414 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
2 233 (21.22%) SQL
3 180 (16.39%) Microsoft
4 172 (15.66%) DevOps
5 167 (15.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 149 (13.57%) Problem-Solving
7 148 (13.48%) C#
8 143 (13.02%) Scrum
9 139 (12.66%) Retail
10 134 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 133 (12.11%) Project Management
12 125 (11.38%) Software Engineering
13 124 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
14 114 (10.38%) Continuous Integration
14 114 (10.38%) .NET
15 110 (10.02%) JavaScript
15 110 (10.02%) Google
15 110 (10.02%) Test Automation
16 109 (9.93%) SQL Server
17 106 (9.65%) Banking
18 105 (9.56%) Windows
19 101 (9.20%) Java
20 89 (8.11%) Office 365
20 89 (8.11%) Mentoring
21 82 (7.47%) Linux
22 81 (7.38%) Degree
22 81 (7.38%) Selenium
23 79 (7.19%) Oracle
23 79 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
24 78 (7.10%) ITIL

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 26 (2.37%) SharePoint
2 21 (1.91%) IIS
3 16 (1.46%) Confluence
3 16 (1.46%) Skype for Business
4 12 (1.09%) JBoss
5 10 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (0.73%) SAS
6 8 (0.73%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.55%) CMS
7 6 (0.55%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.46%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (0.36%) Jetty
10 3 (0.27%) Apache
10 3 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.18%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 55 (5.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (2.28%) MS Visio
4 20 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.18%) EngageOne
6 2 (0.18%) Flinto
6 2 (0.18%) InVision
6 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.18%) Sketch
6 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (3.01%) SAP MM
2 22 (2.00%) SAP SD
3 16 (1.46%) SAP CO
3 16 (1.46%) SAP FI
3 16 (1.46%) SAP FI/CO
4 13 (1.18%) SAP Payroll
5 12 (1.09%) SAP HR
6 11 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
7 10 (0.91%) SAP PM
8 9 (0.82%) SAP PP
8 9 (0.82%) SAP S/4HANA
9 7 (0.64%) SAP APO
9 7 (0.64%) SAP SCM
9 7 (0.64%) SAP WM
10 5 (0.46%) SAP GRC
10 5 (0.46%) SAP QM
11 4 (0.36%) Sage 200
12 3 (0.27%) Carpe Diem
12 3 (0.27%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 167 (15.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 124 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
3 89 (8.11%) Office 365
4 58 (5.28%) G Suite
5 40 (3.64%) IaaS
6 39 (3.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 20 (1.82%) Power Platform
8 19 (1.73%) PaaS
9 16 (1.46%) SaaS
10 14 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
11 13 (1.18%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 11 (1.00%) GitHub
13 10 (0.91%) Google Analytics
14 9 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
14 9 (0.82%) OneDrive
15 8 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 7 (0.64%) Azure Stack
16 7 (0.64%) Serverless
17 6 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
17 6 (0.55%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 60 (5.46%) Firewall
2 35 (3.19%) VPN
3 32 (2.91%) DNS
4 28 (2.55%) MPLS
5 26 (2.37%) LAN
6 24 (2.19%) WAN
7 20 (1.82%) VoIP
8 19 (1.73%) BGP
9 17 (1.55%) TCP/IP
10 15 (1.37%) DHCP
10 15 (1.37%) WLAN
11 14 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (1.28%) OSPF
12 13 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (1.18%) Network Security
12 13 (1.18%) NX-OS
13 12 (1.09%) SAN
13 12 (1.09%) VPLS
14 10 (0.91%) NetScaler
14 10 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (9.93%) SQL Server
2 39 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (1.82%) Power BI
4 20 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (1.46%) Relational Database
7 13 (1.18%) Big Data
8 11 (1.00%) Hadoop
9 10 (0.91%) SAP HANA
10 9 (0.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 8 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (0.64%) MySQL
13 6 (0.55%) Data Mining
13 6 (0.55%) DB2
13 6 (0.55%) MS Access
13 6 (0.55%) OLAP
14 5 (0.46%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.46%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 81 (7.38%) Selenium
2 65 (5.92%) Cucumber
3 59 (5.37%) JIRA
3 59 (5.37%) SoapUI
4 56 (5.10%) Jenkins
5 49 (4.46%) JMeter
6 45 (4.10%) Git (software)
7 38 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
8 30 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 28 (2.55%) Appium
10 27 (2.46%) Buildbot
10 27 (2.46%) Gatling
10 27 (2.46%) NeoLoad
10 27 (2.46%) Ranorex
10 27 (2.46%) WATIR
10 27 (2.46%) WebLOAD
11 22 (2.00%) SpecFlow
12 20 (1.82%) LoadRunner
13 19 (1.73%) WebDriver
14 18 (1.64%) Maven
General
1 139 (12.66%) Retail
2 106 (9.65%) Banking
3 49 (4.46%) Manufacturing
4 40 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 34 (3.10%) Legal
6 24 (2.19%) Financial Institution
7 23 (2.09%) Marketing
8 20 (1.82%) Local Government
9 13 (1.18%) Billing
10 9 (0.82%) Online Betting
10 9 (0.82%) Retail Finance
11 8 (0.73%) Retail Banking
12 7 (0.64%) Back Office
13 6 (0.55%) Advertising
13 6 (0.55%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.46%) Electronics
15 4 (0.36%) Czech Language
15 4 (0.36%) Law
15 4 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 237 (21.58%) Analyst
2 188 (17.12%) Developer
3 75 (6.83%) Project Manager
4 61 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 53 (4.83%) IT Manager
6 51 (4.64%) Consultant
7 50 (4.55%) Business Analyst
8 48 (4.37%) .NET Developer
9 47 (4.28%) Architect
9 47 (4.28%) DevOps Engineer
10 45 (4.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 44 (4.01%) Java Developer
11 44 (4.01%) Software Developer
12 43 (3.92%) Support Analyst
13 37 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
14 35 (3.19%) Senior Developer
15 34 (3.10%) IT Project Manager
16 32 (2.91%) Data Analyst
17 31 (2.82%) Developer in Test
18 27 (2.46%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (10.38%) .NET
2 76 (6.92%) ASP.NET
3 75 (6.83%) Web Services
4 51 (4.64%) HTML
4 51 (4.64%) SOAP
5 50 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 50 (4.55%) CSS
6 45 (4.10%) jQuery
7 35 (3.19%) XML
8 31 (2.82%) Middleware
9 27 (2.46%) REST
10 22 (2.00%) AngularJS
10 22 (2.00%) RESTful
11 18 (1.64%) Spring
12 15 (1.37%) React
12 15 (1.37%) XSLT
13 14 (1.28%) .NET Framework
13 14 (1.28%) JSON
13 14 (1.28%) LINQ
13 14 (1.28%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 79 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 46 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
4 44 (4.01%) Data Centre
5 36 (3.28%) Fintech
6 35 (3.19%) User Experience
7 30 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
8 20 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
9 19 (1.73%) Hybrid Cloud
9 19 (1.73%) NHS
10 15 (1.37%) Driving Licence
11 11 (1.00%) Mobile App
12 10 (0.91%) e-Learning
13 8 (0.73%) Virtual Team
14 6 (0.55%) Public Cloud
15 5 (0.46%) Credit Risk
15 5 (0.46%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.46%) PKI
16 4 (0.36%) Derivative
16 4 (0.36%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 105 (9.56%) Windows
2 82 (7.47%) Linux
3 43 (3.92%) Windows Server
4 36 (3.28%) Unix
5 17 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.82%) Android
8 9 (0.82%) CentOS
8 9 (0.82%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.64%) Apple iOS
9 7 (0.64%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.46%) Debian
10 5 (0.46%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.27%) AIX
12 2 (0.18%) VMS
13 1 (0.091%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.091%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.091%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (15.66%) DevOps
3 149 (13.57%) Problem-Solving
4 143 (13.02%) Scrum
5 134 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 133 (12.11%) Project Management
7 125 (11.38%) Software Engineering
8 114 (10.38%) Continuous Integration
9 110 (10.02%) Test Automation
10 89 (8.11%) Mentoring
11 78 (7.10%) ITIL
12 77 (7.01%) DSDM
13 76 (6.92%) Migration
13 76 (6.92%) TDD
14 75 (6.83%) Kanban
15 73 (6.65%) BDD
16 72 (6.56%) Software Testing
17 71 (6.47%) Change Management
18 70 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
19 59 (5.37%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 233 (21.22%) SQL
2 148 (13.48%) C#
3 110 (10.02%) JavaScript
4 101 (9.20%) Java
5 74 (6.74%) Python
6 54 (4.92%) Ruby
7 50 (4.55%) C++
8 42 (3.83%) Bash Shell
8 42 (3.83%) PowerShell
9 41 (3.73%) C
10 36 (3.28%) PHP
11 32 (2.91%) Shell Script
12 27 (2.46%) Scala
12 27 (2.46%) T-SQL
13 19 (1.73%) PL/SQL
14 14 (1.28%) ABAP
15 13 (1.18%) VB
16 7 (0.64%) Perl
17 6 (0.55%) Korn
17 6 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 81 (7.38%) Degree
2 34 (3.10%) SC Cleared
2 34 (3.10%) Security Cleared
3 30 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (2.55%) CCNP
5 25 (2.28%) CISM
5 25 (2.28%) CISSP
6 19 (1.73%) CISA
6 19 (1.73%) ISTQB
7 18 (1.64%) CCIE
8 16 (1.46%) AWS Certification
8 16 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 13 (1.18%) CCNA
9 13 (1.18%) DBS Check
10 12 (1.09%) ISEB
11 11 (1.00%) PMP
12 7 (0.64%) Master's Degree
13 6 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
13 6 (0.55%) PMI Certification
14 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (5.37%) PMO
2 31 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (2.28%) SLA
4 23 (2.09%) Data Quality
5 22 (2.00%) QA
6 19 (1.73%) ISO 9001
7 16 (1.46%) ISO 22301
8 11 (1.00%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.55%) GDPR
10 4 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.36%) ISO 31000
11 3 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.18%) IFRS
12 2 (0.18%) IFRS 9
13 1 (0.091%) COBIT
13 1 (0.091%) FINRA
13 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 1 (0.091%) MiFID
13 1 (0.091%) WCAG
System Software
1 49 (4.46%) Active Directory
2 36 (3.28%) Docker
3 26 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 20 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (1.37%) XenApp
6 12 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (0.82%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.18%) Firmware
9 1 (0.091%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.091%) HDFS
9 1 (0.091%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.091%) vCloud
9 1 (0.091%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 32 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
3 25 (2.28%) Kubernetes
4 23 (2.09%) Puppet
5 22 (2.00%) Terraform
6 21 (1.91%) Ansible
7 17 (1.55%) Cobbler
7 17 (1.55%) Tivoli
8 16 (1.46%) Prometheus
8 16 (1.46%) Rancher
9 12 (1.09%) Nessus
10 9 (0.82%) XenMobile
11 6 (0.55%) HP Fortify
11 6 (0.55%) NetBackup
12 5 (0.46%) SolarWinds Orion
13 4 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
13 4 (0.36%) Grafana
13 4 (0.36%) SCCM
14 3 (0.27%) Rundeck
14 3 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 180 (16.39%) Microsoft
2 110 (10.02%) Google
3 79 (7.19%) Oracle
4 73 (6.65%) SAP
5 71 (6.47%) VMware
6 28 (2.55%) Cisco
6 28 (2.55%) Rackspace
7 25 (2.28%) HP
7 25 (2.28%) Symantec
8 20 (1.82%) Tableau
9 19 (1.73%) CheckPoint
9 19 (1.73%) IBM
10 18 (1.64%) Red Hat
11 17 (1.55%) Citrix
12 16 (1.46%) EnterpriseDB
12 16 (1.46%) Xamarin
13 9 (0.82%) Adobe
13 9 (0.82%) Altiris
13 9 (0.82%) McAfee
14 8 (0.73%) Hyperion