Period
to 6 July 2020

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 6 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 10 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 558 1,082 1,954
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.78% 13.85% 19.73%
As % of the General category 43.56% 46.24% 51.06%
Number of salaries quoted 511 873 1,696
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £26,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +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 1,281 2,340 3,827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 31.64% 29.95% 38.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,017 1,778 3,134
Median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 6 July 2020.

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 6 July 2020. 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 -3 383 £50,000 +5.82% 33
North Yorkshire +58 94 £45,000 -10.00% 4
South Yorkshire 0 76 £50,000 +17.65% 18
East Yorkshire 0 2 £40,250 +15.00% 4
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, 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.

1 189 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (20.43%) SQL
3 110 (19.71%) AWS
4 108 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
5 100 (17.92%) Azure
6 96 (17.20%) Microsoft
7 92 (16.49%) DevOps
8 87 (15.59%) JavaScript
9 76 (13.62%) .NET
10 75 (13.44%) C#
11 69 (12.37%) Test Automation
12 67 (12.01%) Scrum
13 61 (10.93%) Project Management
13 61 (10.93%) Java
14 58 (10.39%) Software Engineering
15 57 (10.22%) SQL Server
15 57 (10.22%) Windows
15 57 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
16 54 (9.68%) Python
17 52 (9.32%) Oracle
18 49 (8.78%) ITIL
19 48 (8.60%) Degree
20 46 (8.24%) Git (software)
21 44 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
21 44 (7.89%) AngularJS
22 42 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
23 41 (7.35%) Cybersecurity
24 38 (6.81%) Linux
24 38 (6.81%) CSS
24 38 (6.81%) VMware

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 19 (3.41%) IIS
2 12 (2.15%) Confluence
3 9 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (1.43%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.25%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.08%) Apache
7 5 (0.90%) CMS
8 4 (0.72%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (0.72%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.54%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.36%) Mule
10 2 (0.36%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.18%) CICS
11 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.18%) nginx
11 1 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 32 (5.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (4.66%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (3.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.54%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.54%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.18%) Weka
Business Applications
1 19 (3.41%) SAP MM
2 14 (2.51%) SAP SD
3 9 (1.61%) NetSuite
3 9 (1.61%) Unit4 Business World
4 7 (1.25%) Elite 3E
5 6 (1.08%) Carpe Diem
6 5 (0.90%) assyst
6 5 (0.90%) SAP PM
6 5 (0.90%) SAP PP
7 3 (0.54%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.54%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 110 (19.71%) AWS
2 100 (17.92%) Azure
3 18 (3.23%) GCP
3 18 (3.23%) Office 365
4 17 (3.05%) Power Platform
5 12 (2.15%) Serverless
6 9 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (1.61%) IaaS
6 9 (1.61%) PaaS
6 9 (1.61%) Trello
7 8 (1.43%) SaaS
8 7 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (1.25%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 5 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.54%) NuGet
12 2 (0.36%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (0.36%) Amazon SageMaker
12 2 (0.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.87%) Firewall
1 16 (2.87%) SAN
2 14 (2.51%) DHCP
2 14 (2.51%) WAN
3 11 (1.97%) DNS
3 11 (1.97%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.97%) VPN
4 10 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (1.25%) BGP
5 7 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (1.25%) Cisco ISE
5 7 (1.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (1.25%) Junos
5 7 (1.25%) NetScaler
5 7 (1.25%) Network Security
5 7 (1.25%) NX-OS
5 7 (1.25%) OSPF
5 7 (1.25%) VPLS
5 7 (1.25%) WLAN
6 5 (0.90%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (10.22%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.05%) Power BI
3 11 (1.97%) MySQL
3 11 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.43%) Data Lake
5 8 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 8 (1.43%) Redis
5 8 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.25%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (1.08%) Big Data
8 5 (0.90%) InterSystems Cache
8 5 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.72%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.54%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 46 (8.24%) Git (software)
2 24 (4.30%) Jenkins
2 24 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (4.12%) JIRA
3 23 (4.12%) Selenium
4 15 (2.69%) Ranorex
5 11 (1.97%) NUnit
6 8 (1.43%) MSTest
7 7 (1.25%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.08%) JMeter
8 6 (1.08%) Maven
8 6 (1.08%) WebDriver
9 5 (0.90%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.90%) Postman
9 5 (0.90%) SoapUI
9 5 (0.90%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.72%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.72%) SonarQube
General
1 26 (4.66%) Banking
2 21 (3.76%) Legal
3 19 (3.41%) Financial Institution
3 19 (3.41%) Marketing
4 17 (3.05%) Law
5 16 (2.87%) Retail
6 13 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.08%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.90%) Public Sector
9 4 (0.72%) Online Betting
10 3 (0.54%) Back Office
10 3 (0.54%) Electronics
11 2 (0.36%) Automotive
11 2 (0.36%) International Banking
11 2 (0.36%) Military
11 2 (0.36%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.36%) Publishing
11 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Front Office
12 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 103 (18.46%) Developer
2 101 (18.10%) Analyst
3 33 (5.91%) Software Engineer
4 30 (5.38%) Senior Developer
5 25 (4.48%) Project Manager
6 22 (3.94%) Business Analyst
6 22 (3.94%) DevOps Engineer
7 21 (3.76%) .NET Developer
7 21 (3.76%) Architect
8 20 (3.58%) Consultant
8 20 (3.58%) Platform Engineer
9 16 (2.87%) .NET Software Engineer
9 16 (2.87%) JavaScript Developer
9 16 (2.87%) Senior Analyst
10 15 (2.69%) Delivery Manager
10 15 (2.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (2.69%) Tester
11 14 (2.51%) Cloud Engineer
12 13 (2.33%) Pega Developer
12 13 (2.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (13.62%) .NET
2 44 (7.89%) AngularJS
3 38 (6.81%) CSS
4 35 (6.27%) ASP.NET
5 32 (5.73%) HTML
6 28 (5.02%) Web Services
7 26 (4.66%) jQuery
8 22 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (3.94%) React
9 18 (3.23%) Laravel
9 18 (3.23%) Node.js
9 18 (3.23%) Vue.js
10 15 (2.69%) .NET Framework
10 15 (2.69%) CSS3
10 15 (2.69%) REST
10 15 (2.69%) XML
11 14 (2.51%) HTML5
11 14 (2.51%) Symfony
12 13 (2.33%) SOAP
13 11 (1.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (5.38%) User Experience
3 27 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (3.94%) Management Information System
5 14 (2.51%) FMCG
6 13 (2.33%) Data Centre
7 11 (1.97%) Public Cloud
8 7 (1.25%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.25%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.08%) Cloud Native
9 6 (1.08%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (0.90%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.54%) Cyber Defence
11 3 (0.54%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.54%) NHS
12 2 (0.36%) AS400
12 2 (0.36%) iSeries
12 2 (0.36%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 57 (10.22%) Windows
2 38 (6.81%) Linux
3 25 (4.48%) Windows Server
4 20 (3.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (2.69%) Unix
6 10 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.25%) Android
7 7 (1.25%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.90%) HPUX
8 5 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.72%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.54%) Solaris
10 3 (0.54%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.36%) AIX
11 2 (0.36%) CentOS
11 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
3 92 (16.49%) DevOps
4 69 (12.37%) Test Automation
5 67 (12.01%) Scrum
6 61 (10.93%) Project Management
7 58 (10.39%) Software Engineering
8 49 (8.78%) ITIL
9 44 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
10 42 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
11 41 (7.35%) Cybersecurity
12 37 (6.63%) Mentoring
12 37 (6.63%) MVC
13 35 (6.27%) Change Management
14 34 (6.09%) Continuous Improvement
14 34 (6.09%) Project Delivery
14 34 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
15 31 (5.56%) Information Security
16 28 (5.02%) Analytics
16 28 (5.02%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 114 (20.43%) SQL
2 87 (15.59%) JavaScript
3 75 (13.44%) C#
4 61 (10.93%) Java
5 54 (9.68%) Python
6 25 (4.48%) Bash Shell
7 23 (4.12%) PHP
8 22 (3.94%) PowerShell
9 20 (3.58%) C
10 19 (3.41%) T-SQL
11 15 (2.69%) Ruby
12 13 (2.33%) C++
13 12 (2.15%) PL/SQL
13 12 (2.15%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.61%) Scala
15 7 (1.25%) COBOL
15 7 (1.25%) VB
15 7 (1.25%) VBScript
16 6 (1.08%) Perl
17 5 (0.90%) VB6
Qualifications
1 48 (8.60%) Degree
2 14 (2.51%) CISSP
3 12 (2.15%) CISM
4 11 (1.97%) ACCA
4 11 (1.97%) CIMA
5 10 (1.79%) ISTQB
6 9 (1.61%) ISEB
7 8 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.25%) CISA
8 7 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.90%) DBS Check
9 5 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.90%) MCSA
9 5 (0.90%) MCSE
9 5 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.72%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (3.41%) QA
3 15 (2.69%) PCI DSS
3 15 (2.69%) SLA
4 12 (2.15%) GDPR
5 9 (1.61%) Data Quality
6 6 (1.08%) COBIT
7 4 (0.72%) PMO
8 2 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.36%) NIST
9 1 (0.18%) IFRS
9 1 (0.18%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.18%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (6.45%) Docker
2 23 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.87%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.43%) XenApp
5 7 (1.25%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (0.72%) vSphere
8 2 (0.36%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (0.36%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.18%) vCloud
9 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (5.38%) Puppet
2 23 (4.12%) Terraform
3 21 (3.76%) Ansible
4 18 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (2.33%) Kubernetes
6 8 (1.43%) Cobbler
6 8 (1.43%) Tivoli
7 7 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (1.25%) Cisco UCCX
8 6 (1.08%) WSUS
9 5 (0.90%) Backup Exec
9 5 (0.90%) Rancher
10 4 (0.72%) Cisco UCCE
10 4 (0.72%) SCCM
11 3 (0.54%) AirWatch
12 2 (0.36%) HP Fortify
12 2 (0.36%) Istio
12 2 (0.36%) linkerd
12 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
12 2 (0.36%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 96 (17.20%) Microsoft
2 52 (9.32%) Oracle
3 38 (6.81%) VMware
4 30 (5.38%) SAP
5 24 (4.30%) Cisco
6 21 (3.76%) Google
7 17 (3.05%) Citrix
8 15 (2.69%) Pega
9 13 (2.33%) Facebook
9 13 (2.33%) Red Hat
9 13 (2.33%) Twitter
10 11 (1.97%) IBM
11 9 (1.61%) Hitachi
11 9 (1.61%) SolarWinds
12 8 (1.43%) CheckPoint
12 8 (1.43%) EnterpriseDB
12 8 (1.43%) F5
12 8 (1.43%) Hyperion
12 8 (1.43%) Zend
13 7 (1.25%) Barracuda Networks