Period
to 17 August 2017

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 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 4 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1760 2271 2449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.08% 19.54% 18.04%
As % of the General category 54.00% 57.13% 55.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1450 2074 2188
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

Finance is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3259 3975 4406
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 31.62% 34.20% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2659 3265 3402
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,075 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% - -

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 17 August 2017.

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 17 August 2017. 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 1286 £45,000 +5.88% 95
South Yorkshire -4 247 £42,500 +6.25% 26
North Yorkshire -5 154 £40,000 +3.90% 10
East Yorkshire -6 31 £35,000 -2.78% 3
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 633 (35.97%) Agile Software Development
2 404 (22.95%) SQL
3 336 (19.09%) Microsoft
4 284 (16.14%) Scrum
5 273 (15.51%) SQL Server
6 206 (11.70%) .NET
7 194 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 191 (10.85%) Project Management
9 190 (10.80%) C#
10 183 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
11 173 (9.83%) Java
12 167 (9.49%) Business Intelligence
13 162 (9.20%) Retail
14 158 (8.98%) JavaScript
15 153 (8.69%) ITIL
15 153 (8.69%) Degree
16 145 (8.24%) Windows
17 144 (8.18%) Web Services
18 143 (8.13%) Data Warehouse
18 143 (8.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 140 (7.95%) Waterfall
20 139 (7.90%) T-SQL
21 137 (7.78%) Oracle
22 129 (7.33%) XML
23 127 (7.22%) HTML
24 116 (6.59%) CRM
24 116 (6.59%) Business Analysis
25 115 (6.53%) PRINCE2
26 112 (6.36%) CSS
27 110 (6.25%) SOAP

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 (1.48%) WebSphere
2 24 (1.36%) Tomcat
3 23 (1.31%) IIS
3 23 (1.31%) SAS
4 20 (1.14%) JBoss
4 20 (1.14%) SharePoint
5 17 (0.97%) MS Exchange
6 14 (0.80%) CMS
7 12 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (0.57%) Apache
8 10 (0.57%) Umbraco
9 9 (0.51%) Confluence
10 7 (0.40%) OpenEdge
10 7 (0.40%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.28%) OpenROAD
12 4 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.23%) Jetty
12 4 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.17%) EPiServer
Applications
1 62 (3.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 49 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (1.48%) MS Visio
4 24 (1.36%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (0.45%) SPSS
7 5 (0.28%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.11%) Inkscape
10 1 (0.057%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 24 (1.36%) SAP CO
1 24 (1.36%) SAP FI
1 24 (1.36%) SAP FI/CO
2 22 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
2 22 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (1.19%) Magento
4 19 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
5 13 (0.74%) Oracle Receivables
6 11 (0.63%) Dynamics GP
7 10 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
8 9 (0.51%) Oracle 11i
8 9 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
8 9 (0.51%) SAP S/4HANA
9 8 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
10 6 (0.34%) Sage 200
10 6 (0.34%) Sage X3
11 4 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
12 3 (0.17%) Summit
12 3 (0.17%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 82 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (2.78%) Office 365
3 35 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 15 (0.85%) SaaS
6 13 (0.74%) PaaS
7 10 (0.57%) IaaS
8 7 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.23%) G Suite
9 4 (0.23%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.23%) Google Tag Manager
9 4 (0.23%) Slack
10 3 (0.17%) Force.com
11 2 (0.11%) AdWords
11 2 (0.11%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 1 (0.057%) CallidusCloud
12 1 (0.057%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.90%) Firewall
2 43 (2.44%) SAN
3 38 (2.16%) Internet
4 31 (1.76%) TCP/IP
5 30 (1.70%) Wireless
6 25 (1.42%) DNS
7 22 (1.25%) LAN
8 19 (1.08%) WAN
9 17 (0.97%) VPN
10 15 (0.85%) EIGRP
10 15 (0.85%) Network Security
11 14 (0.80%) DHCP
11 14 (0.80%) SSL
12 13 (0.74%) Reverse Proxy
13 12 (0.68%) OSPF
14 11 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (0.63%) Ethernet
15 10 (0.57%) HTTP
15 10 (0.57%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (15.51%) SQL Server
2 143 (8.13%) Data Warehouse
2 143 (8.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 102 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 71 (4.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 45 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 35 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
7 31 (1.76%) Power BI
7 31 (1.76%) Relational Database
8 29 (1.65%) Oracle Database
9 27 (1.53%) MySQL
10 26 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
11 22 (1.25%) MongoDB
12 20 (1.14%) Data Mining
12 20 (1.14%) MS Access
13 19 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
14 18 (1.02%) NoSQL
15 16 (0.91%) RavenDB
15 16 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
16 15 (0.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 61 (3.47%) Selenium
2 52 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 48 (2.73%) JIRA
4 34 (1.93%) NUnit
5 33 (1.88%) SoapUI
6 31 (1.76%) MSTest
7 29 (1.65%) Maven
8 28 (1.59%) Git (software)
9 26 (1.48%) Jenkins
10 20 (1.14%) Subversion
11 19 (1.08%) PHPUnit
11 19 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 18 (1.02%) Visual Studio
13 17 (0.97%) Ant
14 14 (0.80%) JUnit
15 13 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
15 13 (0.74%) SpecFlow
16 12 (0.68%) Cucumber
16 12 (0.68%) Eclipse
17 11 (0.63%) FitNesse
General
1 162 (9.20%) Retail
2 106 (6.02%) Banking
3 97 (5.51%) Marketing
4 65 (3.69%) Manufacturing
5 55 (3.13%) Legal
6 50 (2.84%) Telecoms
7 23 (1.31%) Local Government
8 19 (1.08%) Electronics
8 19 (1.08%) Games
9 16 (0.91%) Billing
10 14 (0.80%) Back Office
11 13 (0.74%) Law
12 12 (0.68%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.68%) General Ledger
13 9 (0.51%) Advertising
13 9 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.45%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.28%) Automotive
16 2 (0.11%) Music Industry
16 2 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 492 (27.95%) Analyst
2 315 (17.90%) Developer
3 222 (12.61%) Business Analyst
4 131 (7.44%) Project Manager
5 112 (6.36%) Architect
6 109 (6.19%) Consultant
7 99 (5.63%) Senior Analyst
8 86 (4.89%) Senior Developer
9 83 (4.72%) .NET Developer
10 71 (4.03%) Java Developer
11 69 (3.92%) Financial Analyst
12 68 (3.86%) Senior Business Analyst
13 61 (3.47%) Service Analyst
14 55 (3.13%) Test Analyst
15 53 (3.01%) Agile Business Analyst
15 53 (3.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 50 (2.84%) SQL Developer
17 48 (2.73%) IT Manager
17 48 (2.73%) Support Analyst
18 45 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (11.70%) .NET
2 144 (8.18%) Web Services
3 129 (7.33%) XML
4 127 (7.22%) HTML
5 112 (6.36%) CSS
6 110 (6.25%) SOAP
7 97 (5.51%) ASP.NET
8 79 (4.49%) jQuery
9 68 (3.86%) RESTful
10 62 (3.52%) AngularJS
11 58 (3.30%) HTML5
12 52 (2.95%) .NET Framework
12 52 (2.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 51 (2.90%) Spring
14 46 (2.61%) WCF
14 46 (2.61%) WPF
15 43 (2.44%) Hibernate
16 39 (2.22%) CSS3
17 38 (2.16%) Middleware
18 32 (1.82%) React
Miscellaneous
1 183 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (5.57%) Fintech
3 92 (5.23%) Management Information System
4 52 (2.95%) Mobile App
5 46 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
6 40 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
6 40 (2.27%) User Experience
7 35 (1.99%) Computer Science
8 27 (1.53%) Data Centre
9 16 (0.91%) Driving Licence
10 14 (0.80%) Clustering
11 11 (0.63%) NHS
12 10 (0.57%) Client/Server
12 10 (0.57%) PMI
12 10 (0.57%) Social Media
13 9 (0.51%) Data Structures
13 9 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
13 9 (0.51%) Virtual Team
14 8 (0.45%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 145 (8.24%) Windows
2 104 (5.91%) Linux
3 48 (2.73%) Windows Server
4 39 (2.22%) Unix
5 28 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (0.91%) Android
9 14 (0.80%) Apple iOS
9 14 (0.80%) Mac OS X
10 12 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (0.57%) Solaris
12 9 (0.51%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.28%) AIX
13 5 (0.28%) CentOS
14 4 (0.23%) HPUX
14 4 (0.23%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.23%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 633 (35.97%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (16.14%) Scrum
3 194 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 191 (10.85%) Project Management
5 167 (9.49%) Business Intelligence
6 153 (8.69%) ITIL
7 140 (7.95%) Waterfall
8 116 (6.59%) Business Analysis
8 116 (6.59%) CRM
9 115 (6.53%) PRINCE2
10 108 (6.14%) SDLC
11 105 (5.97%) Test Automation
12 100 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
13 95 (5.40%) Coaching
13 95 (5.40%) TDD
14 91 (5.17%) MVC
15 90 (5.11%) E-Commerce
16 88 (5.00%) Mentoring
17 85 (4.83%) User Stories
18 84 (4.77%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 404 (22.95%) SQL
2 190 (10.80%) C#
3 173 (9.83%) Java
4 158 (8.98%) JavaScript
5 139 (7.90%) T-SQL
6 68 (3.86%) PL/SQL
7 63 (3.58%) PHP
8 48 (2.73%) C++
9 35 (1.99%) Python
10 34 (1.93%) VB
11 28 (1.59%) PowerShell
12 26 (1.48%) Shell Script
13 25 (1.42%) C
14 24 (1.36%) VBA
15 19 (1.08%) VB.NET
16 13 (0.74%) Ruby
17 12 (0.68%) X++
18 11 (0.63%) R
19 10 (0.57%) COBOL
20 9 (0.51%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 153 (8.69%) Degree
2 75 (4.26%) ISEB
3 40 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (2.16%) ISTQB
5 33 (1.88%) CISSP
6 28 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 28 (1.59%) MCSA
7 25 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 23 (1.31%) CISM
10 21 (1.19%) CCNA
11 19 (1.08%) CCNP
11 19 (1.08%) MCSE
12 15 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (0.80%) PMI Certification
14 11 (0.63%) CISA
14 11 (0.63%) Security Cleared
15 10 (0.57%) CCIE
16 9 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (0.51%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (3.69%) QA
2 57 (3.24%) PMO
3 46 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (1.99%) Data Quality
5 34 (1.93%) SLA
6 21 (1.19%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.51%) GDPR
7 9 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 9 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.28%) COBIT
9 4 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.11%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.11%) P3O
System Software
1 75 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 29 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (0.51%) vSphere
5 7 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.40%) iptables
6 4 (0.23%) Docker
7 2 (0.11%) vCloud
8 1 (0.057%) BIND 9
8 1 (0.057%) KVM
8 1 (0.057%) NFS
8 1 (0.057%) Samba
8 1 (0.057%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.057%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.057%) Varnish
8 1 (0.057%) XenApp
8 1 (0.057%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (1.08%) Failover Clustering
1 19 (1.08%) SCCM
2 17 (0.97%) SCOM
3 9 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (0.40%) WMI
5 6 (0.34%) SCDPM
5 6 (0.34%) vCenter Server
6 5 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.17%) Ansible
7 3 (0.17%) Nessus
7 3 (0.17%) Puppet
8 2 (0.11%) WSUS
9 1 (0.057%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.057%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.057%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.057%) Grafana
9 1 (0.057%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.057%) OpenVAS
9 1 (0.057%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 336 (19.09%) Microsoft
2 137 (7.78%) Oracle
3 94 (5.34%) SAP
4 84 (4.77%) VMware
5 60 (3.41%) Cisco
6 33 (1.88%) Google
7 29 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
7 29 (1.65%) Tableau
8 28 (1.59%) Citrix
8 28 (1.59%) Red Hat
9 24 (1.36%) NetApp
10 23 (1.31%) HP
10 23 (1.31%) IBM
10 23 (1.31%) Sage
11 17 (0.97%) Avaya
11 17 (0.97%) Rackspace
12 16 (0.91%) Hitachi
13 14 (0.80%) Cognos
13 14 (0.80%) Genesys
13 14 (0.80%) Verint