Period
to 9 April 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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 9 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 894 1,131 1,930
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.52% 15.26% 18.55%
As % of the General category 47.00% 49.02% 47.00%
Number of salaries quoted 765 884 1,683
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.05%
10th Percentile £32,000 £29,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 1,902 2,307 4,106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 33.03% 31.13% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,500 1,774 3,346
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,725 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £61,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.84% +2.00%

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 9 April 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 9 April 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 +1 642 £50,000 +8.70% 49
North Yorkshire +3 121 £48,000 -4.00% 9
South Yorkshire 0 120 £50,000 +8.70% 25
East Yorkshire -8 2 £40,250 +43.75% 8
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 9 April 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.

1 299 (33.45%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (22.04%) SQL
3 168 (18.79%) C#
3 168 (18.79%) Microsoft
3 168 (18.79%) Azure
4 163 (18.23%) Problem-Solving
5 158 (17.67%) .NET
6 154 (17.23%) AWS
7 153 (17.11%) DevOps
8 142 (15.88%) JavaScript
9 130 (14.54%) Scrum
10 124 (13.87%) SQL Server
11 106 (11.86%) Software Engineering
11 106 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
11 106 (11.86%) Test Automation
12 105 (11.74%) Windows
13 103 (11.52%) Java
14 98 (10.96%) Project Management
15 89 (9.96%) Python
16 80 (8.95%) AngularJS
17 77 (8.61%) Business Intelligence
18 75 (8.39%) Continuous Integration
19 74 (8.28%) ITIL
20 70 (7.83%) MVC
21 69 (7.72%) Oracle
22 67 (7.49%) Web Services
22 67 (7.49%) Degree
22 67 (7.49%) Analytics
23 66 (7.38%) ASP.NET
23 66 (7.38%) Change Management

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 41 (4.59%) IIS
2 20 (2.24%) Confluence
3 12 (1.34%) Apache Spark
3 12 (1.34%) CMS
4 9 (1.01%) MS Exchange
4 9 (1.01%) SAS
4 9 (1.01%) SharePoint
5 8 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.56%) Apache
8 4 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.34%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.22%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.11%) CICS
11 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.11%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 41 (4.59%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (3.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (1.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.56%) Chatbot
5 5 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.11%) Weka
Business Applications
1 12 (1.34%) assyst
2 10 (1.12%) NetSuite
2 10 (1.12%) Unit4 Business World
3 9 (1.01%) Elite 3E
4 8 (0.89%) SAP PM
4 8 (0.89%) SAP PP
5 6 (0.67%) Carpe Diem
6 5 (0.56%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.45%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.45%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.22%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 168 (18.79%) Azure
2 154 (17.23%) AWS
3 35 (3.91%) GCP
4 30 (3.36%) Power Platform
5 24 (2.68%) Office 365
6 23 (2.57%) SaaS
7 22 (2.46%) Serverless
8 21 (2.35%) IaaS
9 19 (2.13%) PaaS
10 17 (1.90%) FinancialForce
10 17 (1.90%) Force.com
11 14 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
12 13 (1.45%) GitHub
13 11 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
13 11 (1.23%) Trello
14 9 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
15 8 (0.89%) Azure ExpressRoute
16 5 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
17 4 (0.45%) Amazon SageMaker
17 4 (0.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.80%) Firewall
2 16 (1.79%) AMQP
3 15 (1.68%) DHCP
3 15 (1.68%) SAN
4 13 (1.45%) DNS
5 12 (1.34%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (1.34%) TCP/IP
5 12 (1.34%) VPN
6 10 (1.12%) Network Security
6 10 (1.12%) WAN
7 9 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (1.01%) WLAN
8 8 (0.89%) BGP
8 8 (0.89%) Cisco ISE
8 8 (0.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 8 (0.89%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (0.89%) Junos
8 8 (0.89%) NetScaler
8 8 (0.89%) OSPF
8 8 (0.89%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.36%) Power BI
3 28 (3.13%) MySQL
4 25 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (1.90%) Data Lake
8 15 (1.68%) NoSQL
9 11 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
9 11 (1.23%) Big Data
9 11 (1.23%) Relational Database
10 10 (1.12%) SAP HANA
11 9 (1.01%) Hadoop
11 9 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (0.78%) MongoDB
13 7 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (0.67%) Pentaho
14 6 (0.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 65 (7.27%) Git (software)
2 49 (5.48%) JIRA
3 47 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 34 (3.80%) Selenium
5 23 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (2.35%) Maven
7 17 (1.90%) Cucumber
7 17 (1.90%) SpecFlow
8 14 (1.57%) NUnit
9 13 (1.45%) Bitbucket
9 13 (1.45%) WebDriver
10 12 (1.34%) SoapUI
11 9 (1.01%) MSTest
12 8 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (0.89%) SonarQube
12 8 (0.89%) TeamCity
13 7 (0.78%) Postman
13 7 (0.78%) Ranorex
14 6 (0.67%) Visual Studio
15 5 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 48 (5.37%) Banking
2 45 (5.03%) Financial Institution
3 33 (3.69%) Legal
4 25 (2.80%) Retail
5 22 (2.46%) Marketing
6 19 (2.13%) Law
7 18 (2.01%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.68%) Advertising
9 12 (1.34%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.23%) Publishing
11 10 (1.12%) Public Sector
12 6 (0.67%) Billing
13 5 (0.56%) Back Office
13 5 (0.56%) Digital Economy
14 4 (0.45%) Electronics
14 4 (0.45%) Front Office
15 3 (0.34%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.34%) Retail Finance
16 2 (0.22%) Automotive
16 2 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 180 (20.13%) Developer
2 151 (16.89%) Analyst
3 56 (6.26%) Software Engineer
4 53 (5.93%) .NET Developer
5 51 (5.70%) Senior Developer
6 41 (4.59%) Business Analyst
7 39 (4.36%) DevOps Engineer
8 35 (3.91%) Consultant
9 33 (3.69%) Platform Engineer
10 32 (3.58%) Architect
11 31 (3.47%) Senior Analyst
12 30 (3.36%) Project Manager
13 29 (3.24%) Senior .NET Developer
13 29 (3.24%) Software Developer
14 26 (2.91%) JavaScript Developer
15 25 (2.80%) C# Developer
16 24 (2.68%) Delivery Manager
17 22 (2.46%) Service Analyst
18 21 (2.35%) Tester
19 20 (2.24%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (17.67%) .NET
2 80 (8.95%) AngularJS
3 67 (7.49%) Web Services
4 66 (7.38%) ASP.NET
5 56 (6.26%) CSS
6 52 (5.82%) HTML
7 49 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 41 (4.59%) React
9 37 (4.14%) .NET Framework
10 36 (4.03%) jQuery
11 33 (3.69%) Node.js
12 31 (3.47%) REST
13 28 (3.13%) .NET Core
14 27 (3.02%) RESTful
15 21 (2.35%) XML
16 20 (2.24%) Vue.js
17 19 (2.13%) SOAP
18 16 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
19 15 (1.68%) HTML5
20 14 (1.57%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 106 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (4.36%) Greenfield Project
3 28 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 20 (2.24%) Data Centre
4 20 (2.24%) User Experience
5 18 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (1.34%) Enterprise Storage
8 10 (1.12%) Public Cloud
9 9 (1.01%) Data Structures
10 8 (0.89%) Mobile App
11 7 (0.78%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
12 6 (0.67%) PMI
13 5 (0.56%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.56%) Online Banking
14 4 (0.45%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.45%) Cloud Native
14 4 (0.45%) Hybrid Cloud
15 3 (0.34%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 105 (11.74%) Windows
2 56 (6.26%) Linux
3 42 (4.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (4.14%) Windows Server
5 22 (2.46%) Unix
6 15 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (1.57%) Android
8 11 (1.23%) Apple iOS
9 10 (1.12%) Windows 10
10 8 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.67%) CentOS
12 5 (0.56%) HPUX
13 4 (0.45%) Solaris
13 4 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.45%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2016
14 3 (0.34%) SUSE
14 3 (0.34%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.22%) AIX
16 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (33.45%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (18.23%) Problem-Solving
3 153 (17.11%) DevOps
4 130 (14.54%) Scrum
5 106 (11.86%) Software Engineering
5 106 (11.86%) Test Automation
6 98 (10.96%) Project Management
7 77 (8.61%) Business Intelligence
8 75 (8.39%) Continuous Integration
9 74 (8.28%) ITIL
10 70 (7.83%) MVC
11 67 (7.49%) Analytics
12 66 (7.38%) Change Management
13 63 (7.05%) Stakeholder Management
14 57 (6.38%) Software Delivery
15 56 (6.26%) Mentoring
16 54 (6.04%) Project Delivery
16 54 (6.04%) TDD
17 50 (5.59%) SDLC
18 49 (5.48%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 197 (22.04%) SQL
2 168 (18.79%) C#
3 142 (15.88%) JavaScript
4 103 (11.52%) Java
5 89 (9.96%) Python
6 40 (4.47%) PowerShell
7 36 (4.03%) Bash Shell
7 36 (4.03%) T-SQL
8 25 (2.80%) Ruby
9 22 (2.46%) Scala
10 21 (2.35%) C
11 16 (1.79%) PHP
12 15 (1.68%) PL/SQL
12 15 (1.68%) Shell Script
13 14 (1.57%) C++
14 9 (1.01%) VB
15 8 (0.89%) Perl
16 7 (0.78%) COBOL
16 7 (0.78%) VBScript
17 5 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 67 (7.49%) Degree
2 17 (1.90%) CISSP
3 14 (1.57%) CISM
4 12 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (1.23%) ACCA
5 11 (1.23%) CIMA
6 10 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.01%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.89%) CISA
8 8 (0.89%) ISEB
8 8 (0.89%) PMI Certification
9 7 (0.78%) AWS Certification
9 7 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (0.67%) MCSE
11 5 (0.56%) CCSA
11 5 (0.56%) CCSE
11 5 (0.56%) DBS Check
11 5 (0.56%) MCSA
11 5 (0.56%) Security Cleared
11 5 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.91%) QA
2 24 (2.68%) GDPR
3 23 (2.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (2.46%) Data Quality
5 21 (2.35%) PCI DSS
6 14 (1.57%) SLA
7 8 (0.89%) NIST
7 8 (0.89%) PMO
8 7 (0.78%) COBIT
9 3 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.22%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.11%) IFRS
11 1 (0.11%) IFRS 9
11 1 (0.11%) ITGC
11 1 (0.11%) P3O
System Software
1 48 (5.37%) Docker
2 35 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (2.91%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.01%) XenApp
5 8 (0.89%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.89%) XenDesktop
6 7 (0.78%) vSphere
7 6 (0.67%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 6 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.11%) KVM
10 1 (0.11%) vCloud
10 1 (0.11%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (5.26%) Puppet
2 41 (4.59%) Terraform
3 32 (3.58%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (3.47%) Ansible
5 22 (2.46%) Kubernetes
6 9 (1.01%) Cobbler
6 9 (1.01%) Rancher
6 9 (1.01%) Tivoli
6 9 (1.01%) WSUS
7 8 (0.89%) Cisco UCCX
8 7 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (0.78%) SCCM
9 5 (0.56%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.45%) Cisco UCCE
10 4 (0.45%) Pingdom
10 4 (0.45%) Prometheus
11 3 (0.34%) AirWatch
11 3 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.34%) OpenView
11 3 (0.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 168 (18.79%) Microsoft
2 69 (7.72%) Oracle
3 56 (6.26%) VMware
4 42 (4.70%) Google
5 36 (4.03%) Cisco
5 36 (4.03%) SAP
6 24 (2.68%) Citrix
7 21 (2.35%) Pega
8 19 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
9 18 (2.01%) Red Hat
10 17 (1.90%) Advent
11 16 (1.79%) Facebook
11 16 (1.79%) Twitter
12 14 (1.57%) CheckPoint
13 13 (1.45%) Xamarin
14 12 (1.34%) F5
14 12 (1.34%) IBM
15 10 (1.12%) HP
16 9 (1.01%) EnterpriseDB
16 9 (1.01%) Hitachi