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

Financial
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1656 2112 2535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.28% 18.94% 18.81%
As % of the General category 54.03% 54.10% 54.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1936 2286
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £60,000
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 3065 3904 4668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 31.98% 35.01% 34.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2465 3212 3633
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £59,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -

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 October 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 October 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 1213 £45,000 - 69
South Yorkshire +3 250 £40,000 -5.88% 15
North Yorkshire -3 127 £39,250 +4.67% 4
East Yorkshire -15 24 £35,000 -17.65% 2
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 531 (32.07%) Agile Software Development
2 358 (21.62%) SQL
3 319 (19.26%) Microsoft
4 210 (12.68%) ITIL
5 201 (12.14%) SQL Server
6 198 (11.96%) Scrum
7 196 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 189 (11.41%) .NET
9 176 (10.63%) C#
10 162 (9.78%) Java
11 154 (9.30%) Project Management
12 147 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
13 142 (8.57%) JavaScript
14 141 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
15 139 (8.39%) Degree
16 128 (7.73%) Windows
17 125 (7.55%) Web Services
18 124 (7.49%) HTML
19 116 (7.00%) T-SQL
20 114 (6.88%) CSS
21 112 (6.76%) Oracle
21 112 (6.76%) Retail
22 110 (6.64%) Waterfall
23 108 (6.52%) XML
24 105 (6.34%) Linux
25 102 (6.16%) Business Analysis
26 101 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
27 100 (6.04%) SDLC
27 100 (6.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 97 (5.86%) Banking

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 44 (2.66%) SAS
2 30 (1.81%) SharePoint
3 25 (1.51%) WebSphere
4 23 (1.39%) IIS
5 19 (1.15%) JBoss
6 18 (1.09%) Tomcat
7 17 (1.03%) CMS
8 15 (0.91%) OpenEdge
9 14 (0.85%) MS Exchange
10 12 (0.72%) Confluence
11 11 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (0.60%) Umbraco
13 8 (0.48%) Apache
14 6 (0.36%) Skype for Business
15 5 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.30%) OpenROAD
15 5 (0.30%) WebLogic
16 4 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
17 3 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 3 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 68 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 62 (3.74%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (1.57%) Microsoft Project
4 24 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 22 (1.33%) MS Visio
6 17 (1.03%) SPSS
7 3 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.18%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.060%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 23 (1.39%) Magento
2 21 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.79%) SAP CO
4 13 (0.79%) SAP FI
4 13 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
5 12 (0.72%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.30%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
6 5 (0.30%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.24%) Sage 200
7 4 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.12%) BASE24
9 2 (0.12%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.12%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 70 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (2.90%) Office 365
3 27 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (1.03%) SaaS
5 14 (0.85%) PaaS
6 12 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (0.72%) IaaS
7 6 (0.36%) G Suite
7 6 (0.36%) Slack
8 4 (0.24%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.24%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (0.12%) AdWords
9 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.12%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 1 (0.060%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.060%) CallidusCloud
10 1 (0.060%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.060%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 69 (4.17%) Firewall
2 45 (2.72%) SAN
2 45 (2.72%) Wireless
3 42 (2.54%) Internet
4 35 (2.11%) TCP/IP
5 34 (2.05%) DNS
6 31 (1.87%) LAN
7 26 (1.57%) Reverse Proxy
7 26 (1.57%) SSL
8 25 (1.51%) WAN
9 23 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
9 23 (1.39%) EIGRP
9 23 (1.39%) Ethernet
9 23 (1.39%) OSPF
10 17 (1.03%) DHCP
11 15 (0.91%) HTTP
12 14 (0.85%) Network Security
13 13 (0.79%) VPN
14 10 (0.60%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (12.14%) SQL Server
2 100 (6.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 95 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
4 71 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 47 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 44 (2.66%) BusinessObjects
7 28 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 26 (1.57%) Relational Database
9 22 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 21 (1.27%) MySQL
10 21 (1.27%) Power BI
10 21 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
11 18 (1.09%) NoSQL
12 17 (1.03%) Oracle Database
13 16 (0.97%) MongoDB
14 14 (0.85%) Data Mining
14 14 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
15 12 (0.72%) MS Access
15 12 (0.72%) RavenDB
16 11 (0.66%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 48 (2.90%) Selenium
2 41 (2.48%) JIRA
3 38 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (1.93%) NUnit
5 30 (1.81%) MSTest
6 27 (1.63%) Maven
7 24 (1.45%) Jenkins
7 24 (1.45%) SoapUI
8 23 (1.39%) Git (software)
9 17 (1.03%) Ant
9 17 (1.03%) PHPUnit
9 17 (1.03%) Subversion
10 16 (0.97%) Visual Studio
11 14 (0.85%) JUnit
12 13 (0.79%) Cucumber
13 12 (0.72%) Ranorex
14 11 (0.66%) Appium
14 11 (0.66%) SpecFlow
14 11 (0.66%) Toad
15 10 (0.60%) FitNesse
General
1 112 (6.76%) Retail
2 97 (5.86%) Banking
3 69 (4.17%) Marketing
4 48 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 47 (2.84%) Manufacturing
6 43 (2.60%) Legal
7 20 (1.21%) Back Office
8 17 (1.03%) Billing
9 16 (0.97%) Local Government
9 16 (0.97%) Retail Banking
10 15 (0.91%) Electronics
11 14 (0.85%) Games
12 12 (0.72%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.72%) General Ledger
13 10 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (0.54%) Retail Finance
15 8 (0.48%) Law
16 6 (0.36%) Automotive
17 5 (0.30%) Advertising
17 5 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 402 (24.28%) Analyst
2 312 (18.84%) Developer
3 161 (9.72%) Business Analyst
4 132 (7.97%) Project Manager
5 108 (6.52%) Architect
6 106 (6.40%) Consultant
7 84 (5.07%) Senior Developer
8 78 (4.71%) Senior Analyst
9 68 (4.11%) Financial Analyst
10 67 (4.05%) Java Developer
11 64 (3.86%) .NET Developer
12 62 (3.74%) IT Manager
13 61 (3.68%) Service Analyst
14 56 (3.38%) Support Analyst
15 47 (2.84%) Test Analyst
16 46 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
17 45 (2.72%) Senior Business Analyst
18 44 (2.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 44 (2.66%) SQL Developer
19 39 (2.36%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (11.41%) .NET
2 125 (7.55%) Web Services
3 124 (7.49%) HTML
4 114 (6.88%) CSS
5 108 (6.52%) XML
6 84 (5.07%) SOAP
7 69 (4.17%) jQuery
8 62 (3.74%) ASP.NET
9 60 (3.62%) RESTful
10 51 (3.08%) HTML5
11 48 (2.90%) Spring
12 46 (2.78%) .NET Framework
13 43 (2.60%) AngularJS
13 43 (2.60%) WPF
14 41 (2.48%) Hibernate
15 40 (2.42%) WCF
16 31 (1.87%) React
17 30 (1.81%) CSS3
18 28 (1.69%) Middleware
18 28 (1.69%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 147 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (4.83%) Fintech
3 64 (3.86%) Management Information System
4 49 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
5 42 (2.54%) User Experience
6 39 (2.36%) Computer Science
7 28 (1.69%) Mobile App
8 26 (1.57%) Data Centre
8 26 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
9 18 (1.09%) Clustering
10 16 (0.97%) Driving Licence
11 15 (0.91%) Virtual Team
12 13 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
13 12 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
14 11 (0.66%) Client/Server
14 11 (0.66%) Credit Risk
15 10 (0.60%) Social Media
16 8 (0.48%) Data Structures
16 8 (0.48%) NHS
17 7 (0.42%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 128 (7.73%) Windows
2 105 (6.34%) Linux
3 52 (3.14%) Windows Server
4 37 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (2.11%) Unix
6 24 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (0.79%) Android
8 13 (0.79%) Apple iOS
9 12 (0.72%) Mac OS X
10 10 (0.60%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.48%) Solaris
11 8 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.42%) CentOS
13 5 (0.30%) AIX
13 5 (0.30%) HPUX
14 4 (0.24%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.18%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.18%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 531 (32.07%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (12.68%) ITIL
3 198 (11.96%) Scrum
4 196 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 154 (9.30%) Project Management
6 141 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
7 110 (6.64%) Waterfall
8 102 (6.16%) Business Analysis
9 101 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
10 100 (6.04%) SDLC
11 95 (5.74%) Coaching
12 94 (5.68%) PRINCE2
13 92 (5.56%) Test Automation
14 87 (5.25%) SOA
15 85 (5.13%) CRM
16 83 (5.01%) Mentoring
16 83 (5.01%) Service Delivery
17 82 (4.95%) TDD
18 76 (4.59%) Software Engineering
19 74 (4.47%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 358 (21.62%) SQL
2 176 (10.63%) C#
3 162 (9.78%) Java
4 142 (8.57%) JavaScript
5 116 (7.00%) T-SQL
6 60 (3.62%) PHP
6 60 (3.62%) PL/SQL
7 48 (2.90%) C++
8 47 (2.84%) Python
9 39 (2.36%) Shell Script
10 26 (1.57%) PowerShell
11 25 (1.51%) VB
12 19 (1.15%) C
13 16 (0.97%) R
13 16 (0.97%) VB.NET
14 15 (0.91%) Ruby
15 13 (0.79%) VBA
16 11 (0.66%) COBOL
16 11 (0.66%) Scala
17 10 (0.60%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 139 (8.39%) Degree
2 45 (2.72%) ISEB
3 42 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (2.17%) CCNA
5 35 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 33 (1.99%) CCNP
6 33 (1.99%) CISSP
7 28 (1.69%) ISTQB
8 27 (1.63%) CCIE
9 22 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
10 20 (1.21%) MCSE
11 19 (1.15%) CISM
11 19 (1.15%) MCSA
12 15 (0.91%) CCDA
12 15 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (0.79%) PMI Certification
13 13 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 11 (0.66%) PMP
15 10 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 9 (0.54%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (2.78%) QA
2 44 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (2.11%) PMO
4 29 (1.75%) SLA
5 26 (1.57%) Data Quality
6 17 (1.03%) GDPR
7 16 (0.97%) PCI DSS
8 15 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 10 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (0.18%) PSD2
12 2 (0.12%) COBIT
12 2 (0.12%) ISO 22301
12 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.060%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 1 (0.060%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 67 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 41 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (0.60%) vSphere
5 8 (0.48%) iptables
6 7 (0.42%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.24%) Docker
8 2 (0.12%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.060%) BIND 9
9 1 (0.060%) Firmware
9 1 (0.060%) KVM
9 1 (0.060%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.060%) NFS
9 1 (0.060%) RACF
9 1 (0.060%) Samba
9 1 (0.060%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.060%) Varnish
9 1 (0.060%) XenApp
9 1 (0.060%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (1.09%) SCCM
1 18 (1.09%) SCOM
2 12 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (0.54%) Puppet
5 8 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
5 8 (0.48%) vCenter Server
6 7 (0.42%) SCDPM
6 7 (0.42%) WMI
7 6 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (0.36%) Cisco UCCE
7 6 (0.36%) Cisco UCCX
8 5 (0.30%) WSUS
9 2 (0.12%) Cobbler
9 2 (0.12%) Grafana
9 2 (0.12%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.12%) Nessus
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle EDQ
9 2 (0.12%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.060%) Ansible
Vendors
1 319 (19.26%) Microsoft
2 112 (6.76%) Oracle
3 97 (5.86%) VMware
4 87 (5.25%) SAP
5 74 (4.47%) Cisco
6 40 (2.42%) Red Hat
7 36 (2.17%) Avaya
7 36 (2.17%) Tableau
8 33 (1.99%) Genesys
8 33 (1.99%) Verint
9 27 (1.63%) Google
10 24 (1.45%) HP
11 23 (1.39%) Brocade
11 23 (1.39%) Dell
12 22 (1.33%) Hitachi
13 20 (1.21%) Citrix
14 18 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
15 17 (1.03%) Cognos
15 17 (1.03%) IBM
16 16 (0.97%) NetApp