Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 6 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1662 2072 2415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.86% 18.50% 18.41%
As % of the General category 50.66% 52.91% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1855 2137
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £59,350
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 3281 3916 4562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 33.29% 34.97% 34.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2606 3212 3598
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,800 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 November 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 23 November 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 1219 £45,000 - 114
South Yorkshire +2 236 £37,500 -11.76% 24
North Yorkshire -2 151 £45,000 +28.57% 13
East Yorkshire -15 22 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 527 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 376 (22.62%) SQL
3 316 (19.01%) Microsoft
4 228 (13.72%) ITIL
5 204 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 203 (12.21%) .NET
7 188 (11.31%) SQL Server
8 185 (11.13%) C#
9 179 (10.77%) Scrum
10 173 (10.41%) Retail
11 154 (9.27%) JavaScript
12 147 (8.84%) Project Management
13 144 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
14 134 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
15 132 (7.94%) Java
15 132 (7.94%) Degree
16 128 (7.70%) Windows
17 121 (7.28%) SDLC
18 118 (7.10%) HTML
19 115 (6.92%) Web Services
20 114 (6.86%) CSS
20 114 (6.86%) Oracle
21 110 (6.62%) T-SQL
22 107 (6.44%) VMware
23 105 (6.32%) Test Automation
24 100 (6.02%) Linux
25 98 (5.90%) Continuous Improvement
26 93 (5.60%) Waterfall
27 91 (5.48%) Coaching
28 90 (5.42%) PRINCE2

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 51 (3.07%) SAS
2 35 (2.11%) SharePoint
3 22 (1.32%) IIS
4 17 (1.02%) Confluence
5 16 (0.96%) WebSphere
6 14 (0.84%) CMS
7 13 (0.78%) JBoss
7 13 (0.78%) MS Exchange
7 13 (0.78%) OpenEdge
8 11 (0.66%) Apache
9 10 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (0.60%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.36%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.30%) OpenROAD
11 5 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.30%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.18%) nginx
14 2 (0.12%) MQSeries
Applications
1 68 (4.09%) Microsoft Office
2 63 (3.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 30 (1.81%) Microsoft Project
4 22 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 21 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 16 (0.96%) SPSS
7 3 (0.18%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.060%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.060%) HipChat
8 1 (0.060%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 26 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
2 22 (1.32%) Magento
3 10 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.60%) SAP CO
3 10 (0.60%) SAP FI
3 10 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (0.54%) Dynamics GP
5 7 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (0.42%) SAP ERP
5 7 (0.42%) Workfront
6 5 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.30%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (0.30%) Sage 200
6 5 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
6 5 (0.30%) SAP SD
6 5 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.12%) Cognos Planning
7 2 (0.12%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 70 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (3.01%) Office 365
3 31 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (0.96%) SaaS
5 13 (0.78%) PaaS
6 12 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (0.72%) IaaS
7 7 (0.42%) G Suite
7 7 (0.42%) Slack
8 4 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.24%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.24%) Google Tag Manager
9 3 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.12%) AdWords
10 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.12%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.12%) FinancialForce
10 2 (0.12%) GitHub
11 1 (0.060%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 81 (4.87%) Firewall
2 53 (3.19%) Wireless
3 41 (2.47%) Internet
4 40 (2.41%) SAN
5 37 (2.23%) DNS
6 36 (2.17%) LAN
7 34 (2.05%) TCP/IP
8 29 (1.74%) WAN
9 28 (1.68%) EIGRP
10 27 (1.62%) OSPF
10 27 (1.62%) Reverse Proxy
10 27 (1.62%) SSL
11 24 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
11 24 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
11 24 (1.44%) Ethernet
12 19 (1.14%) Network Security
13 18 (1.08%) DHCP
14 15 (0.90%) HTTP
14 15 (0.90%) VoIP
15 14 (0.84%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (11.31%) SQL Server
2 88 (5.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 81 (4.87%) Data Warehouse
4 65 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 32 (1.93%) BusinessObjects
7 23 (1.38%) Relational Database
7 23 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (1.32%) Power BI
8 22 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (1.08%) MySQL
10 17 (1.02%) Data Mining
10 17 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
11 15 (0.90%) NoSQL
11 15 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
12 13 (0.78%) Oracle Database
13 12 (0.72%) MongoDB
14 11 (0.66%) OLAP
14 11 (0.66%) Star Schema
15 10 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 48 (2.89%) Selenium
2 35 (2.11%) JIRA
3 33 (1.99%) Git (software)
4 32 (1.93%) NUnit
4 32 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (1.87%) MSTest
6 21 (1.26%) Cucumber
7 20 (1.20%) Jenkins
7 20 (1.20%) SoapUI
8 18 (1.08%) SpecFlow
9 16 (0.96%) JUnit
9 16 (0.96%) Maven
10 15 (0.90%) Visual Studio
11 14 (0.84%) PHPUnit
12 12 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
12 12 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
12 12 (0.72%) Ranorex
13 11 (0.66%) FitNesse
13 11 (0.66%) Subversion
13 11 (0.66%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 173 (10.41%) Retail
2 85 (5.11%) Banking
3 84 (5.05%) Marketing
4 42 (2.53%) Legal
5 39 (2.35%) Manufacturing
6 34 (2.05%) Telecoms
7 20 (1.20%) Back Office
8 18 (1.08%) Billing
9 15 (0.90%) Local Government
10 14 (0.84%) General Ledger
11 13 (0.78%) Retail Banking
12 10 (0.60%) Advertising
12 10 (0.60%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.60%) Retail Finance
13 9 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.48%) Games
15 7 (0.42%) Automotive
15 7 (0.42%) Electronics
16 6 (0.36%) Law
17 4 (0.24%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 372 (22.38%) Analyst
2 308 (18.53%) Developer
3 139 (8.36%) Business Analyst
4 137 (8.24%) Project Manager
5 120 (7.22%) Architect
6 96 (5.78%) Consultant
7 74 (4.45%) IT Manager
7 74 (4.45%) Senior Analyst
7 74 (4.45%) Senior Developer
8 60 (3.61%) .NET Developer
9 57 (3.43%) Financial Analyst
10 53 (3.19%) Support Analyst
11 52 (3.13%) Service Analyst
12 49 (2.95%) Java Developer
13 47 (2.83%) SQL Developer
14 45 (2.71%) Software Developer
15 41 (2.47%) IT Analyst
16 39 (2.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 39 (2.35%) Solutions Architect
16 39 (2.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (12.21%) .NET
2 118 (7.10%) HTML
3 115 (6.92%) Web Services
4 114 (6.86%) CSS
5 83 (4.99%) XML
6 72 (4.33%) ASP.NET
7 71 (4.27%) SOAP
8 61 (3.67%) jQuery
9 53 (3.19%) RESTful
10 47 (2.83%) WPF
11 45 (2.71%) .NET Framework
12 43 (2.59%) WCF
13 37 (2.23%) AngularJS
14 36 (2.17%) HTML5
15 32 (1.93%) Spring
16 30 (1.81%) React
17 28 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC
18 27 (1.62%) Middleware
18 27 (1.62%) REST
18 27 (1.62%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 144 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (3.79%) Management Information System
3 52 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 50 (3.01%) Fintech
5 37 (2.23%) Computer Science
6 32 (1.93%) Data Centre
6 32 (1.93%) User Experience
7 25 (1.50%) Greenfield Project
8 24 (1.44%) Virtual Team
9 18 (1.08%) Clustering
10 14 (0.84%) Credit Risk
11 13 (0.78%) Driving Licence
11 13 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
11 13 (0.78%) Mobile App
12 11 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
13 10 (0.60%) Social Media
14 9 (0.54%) Client/Server
14 9 (0.54%) Data Structures
15 7 (0.42%) NHS
15 7 (0.42%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 128 (7.70%) Windows
2 100 (6.02%) Linux
3 55 (3.31%) Windows Server
4 37 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (2.11%) Unix
6 24 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (0.84%) Mac OS X
9 11 (0.66%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.54%) Android
11 8 (0.48%) Apple iOS
12 7 (0.42%) CentOS
13 6 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.24%) HPUX
14 4 (0.24%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.24%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.18%) AIX
15 3 (0.18%) Solaris
15 3 (0.18%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 527 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (13.72%) ITIL
3 204 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 179 (10.77%) Scrum
5 147 (8.84%) Project Management
6 134 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
7 121 (7.28%) SDLC
8 105 (6.32%) Test Automation
9 98 (5.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 93 (5.60%) Waterfall
11 91 (5.48%) Coaching
12 90 (5.42%) PRINCE2
13 88 (5.29%) Service Delivery
14 81 (4.87%) Business Analysis
15 79 (4.75%) TDD
16 78 (4.69%) Mentoring
16 78 (4.69%) SOA
17 77 (4.63%) Continuous Integration
17 77 (4.63%) Root Cause Analysis
18 76 (4.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 376 (22.62%) SQL
2 185 (11.13%) C#
3 154 (9.27%) JavaScript
4 132 (7.94%) Java
5 110 (6.62%) T-SQL
6 62 (3.73%) PL/SQL
7 52 (3.13%) Python
8 51 (3.07%) PHP
9 50 (3.01%) C++
10 42 (2.53%) Shell Script
11 29 (1.74%) PowerShell
12 19 (1.14%) C
12 19 (1.14%) Ruby
12 19 (1.14%) VB
13 16 (0.96%) VBA
14 15 (0.90%) R
14 15 (0.90%) VB.NET
15 12 (0.72%) COBOL
16 10 (0.60%) Scala
16 10 (0.60%) X++
Qualifications
1 132 (7.94%) Degree
2 50 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (2.65%) CCNA
4 41 (2.47%) CCNP
4 41 (2.47%) ISEB
5 39 (2.35%) CISSP
6 35 (2.11%) CCIE
7 31 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 27 (1.62%) ISTQB
9 22 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
10 20 (1.20%) CCDA
10 20 (1.20%) MCSE
11 19 (1.14%) CISM
11 19 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (0.84%) MCSA
13 12 (0.72%) PMP
14 11 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 10 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 10 (0.60%) Security Cleared
16 8 (0.48%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (2.23%) PMO
3 36 (2.17%) QA
4 32 (1.93%) SLA
5 30 (1.81%) GDPR
6 21 (1.26%) Data Quality
7 19 (1.14%) PCI DSS
8 13 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 6 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.12%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.060%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.060%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.060%) NEBOSH
11 1 (0.060%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.060%) P3O
11 1 (0.060%) PSD2
11 1 (0.060%) UCITS
System Software
1 67 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 46 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (0.60%) vSphere
5 8 (0.48%) iptables
6 7 (0.42%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.24%) Docker
8 3 (0.18%) XenApp
8 3 (0.18%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.12%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.060%) BIND 9
10 1 (0.060%) Firmware
10 1 (0.060%) KVM
10 1 (0.060%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.060%) NFS
10 1 (0.060%) RACF
10 1 (0.060%) Samba
10 1 (0.060%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.060%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 27 (1.62%) SCCM
2 18 (1.08%) SCOM
3 15 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
4 13 (0.78%) Puppet
5 8 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
5 8 (0.48%) SCDPM
5 8 (0.48%) vCenter Server
6 7 (0.42%) WMI
7 6 (0.36%) Cisco UCCE
7 6 (0.36%) Cisco UCCX
7 6 (0.36%) Cobbler
7 6 (0.36%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.30%) AirWatch
8 5 (0.30%) WSUS
9 4 (0.24%) Aspera SmartTrack
10 2 (0.12%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle EDQ
10 2 (0.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 316 (19.01%) Microsoft
2 114 (6.86%) Oracle
3 107 (6.44%) VMware
4 82 (4.93%) Cisco
5 81 (4.87%) SAP
6 42 (2.53%) Avaya
7 39 (2.35%) Google
7 39 (2.35%) Red Hat
7 39 (2.35%) Tableau
8 38 (2.29%) Genesys
8 38 (2.29%) Verint
9 33 (1.99%) Twitter
10 24 (1.44%) Brocade
10 24 (1.44%) Dell
11 23 (1.38%) Citrix
11 23 (1.38%) Hitachi
11 23 (1.38%) HP
12 16 (0.96%) Cognos
13 14 (0.84%) IBM
14 13 (0.78%) Remedy