Period
to 24 July 2021

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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 13 13 11
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 692 495 1,080
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.62% 13.29% 14.10%
As % of the General category 23.99% 29.55% 28.22%
Number of salaries quoted 560 428 843
10th Percentile £28,427 £32,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £39,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +6.38% +4.44%
75th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% 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 2,884 1,675 3,827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 48.41% 44.95% 49.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,137 1,360 2,761
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,500 £24,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £34,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,540 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.20% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,350 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.88% +5.43% +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 24 July 2021.

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 24 July 2021. 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 -1 411 £48,000 -4.00% 132
North Yorkshire +2 116 £45,000 +8.43% 17
South Yorkshire -8 112 £40,000 -20.00% 35
East Yorkshire -2 8 £47,500 +18.01% 7
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, 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.

1 194 (28.03%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (26.30%) Social Skills
3 149 (21.53%) SQL
4 132 (19.08%) Microsoft
5 107 (15.46%) Azure
6 98 (14.16%) Business Intelligence
7 84 (12.14%) Windows
8 82 (11.85%) Problem-Solving
9 76 (10.98%) DevOps
9 76 (10.98%) Project Management
10 72 (10.40%) SQL Server
11 67 (9.68%) AWS
12 64 (9.25%) Microsoft Excel
13 63 (9.10%) Analytical Skills
14 59 (8.53%) Mentoring
14 59 (8.53%) JavaScript
15 58 (8.38%) .NET
16 56 (8.09%) ITIL
16 56 (8.09%) Microsoft 365
16 56 (8.09%) Analytics
17 55 (7.95%) C#
17 55 (7.95%) Law
17 55 (7.95%) Scrum
17 55 (7.95%) Software Engineering
18 51 (7.37%) Power Platform
19 50 (7.23%) Power BI
20 48 (6.94%) Degree
21 47 (6.79%) Retail
22 45 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
22 45 (6.50%) Data Warehouse

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 7 (1.01%) SharePoint
1 7 (1.01%) WordPress
2 5 (0.72%) CMS
2 5 (0.72%) MS Exchange
2 5 (0.72%) nginx
2 5 (0.72%) Skype for Business
3 4 (0.58%) SAS
4 3 (0.43%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.29%) Confluence
5 2 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.29%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.14%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.14%) Drupal
6 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.14%) IIS
6 1 (0.14%) Luigi
6 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 64 (9.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (5.20%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.16%) Figma
3 8 (1.16%) Sketch
3 8 (1.16%) UserZoom
3 8 (1.16%) Zeplin
4 6 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.43%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle Smart View
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.73%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.72%) Shopify
5 3 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.29%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (0.29%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.29%) Workday HCM
7 1 (0.14%) MFGPRO
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.14%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.14%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.14%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 107 (15.46%) Azure
2 67 (9.68%) AWS
3 56 (8.09%) Microsoft 365
4 51 (7.37%) Power Platform
5 30 (4.34%) Dynamics 365
6 19 (2.75%) GCP
6 19 (2.75%) SaaS
7 16 (2.31%) IaaS
8 15 (2.17%) Serverless
9 8 (1.16%) Azure Data Factory
9 8 (1.16%) Azure Machine Learning
9 8 (1.16%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 8 (1.16%) Miro
9 8 (1.16%) PaaS
10 7 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.72%) GitHub
11 5 (0.72%) Google Sheets
11 5 (0.72%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.77%) Firewall
2 24 (3.47%) VPN
3 18 (2.60%) Network Security
4 11 (1.59%) DNS
5 9 (1.30%) IP Telephony
5 9 (1.30%) SAN
6 8 (1.16%) Skype
7 7 (1.01%) Broadband
7 7 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.87%) Intranet
9 5 (0.72%) DHCP
10 4 (0.58%) LAN
10 4 (0.58%) WebEx
11 2 (0.29%) Wireless
12 1 (0.14%) BGP
12 1 (0.14%) IPsec
12 1 (0.14%) MPLS
12 1 (0.14%) OSPF
12 1 (0.14%) VoIP
12 1 (0.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (10.40%) SQL Server
2 50 (7.23%) Power BI
3 45 (6.50%) Data Warehouse
4 41 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (5.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 37 (5.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 33 (4.77%) Tableau
8 27 (3.90%) Relational Database
9 21 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
10 19 (2.75%) MySQL
11 18 (2.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 11 (1.59%) PowerPivot
12 11 (1.59%) SQL Server 2019
13 10 (1.45%) Data Lake
14 9 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (1.01%) FileMaker
15 7 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (0.87%) Big Data
16 6 (0.87%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (3.32%) Git (software)
2 21 (3.03%) JIRA
3 11 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (1.30%) Visual Studio
5 8 (1.16%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.01%) Bitbucket
7 6 (0.87%) Selenium
8 5 (0.72%) Babel
8 5 (0.72%) gulp
8 5 (0.72%) webpack
9 3 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.43%) Postman
9 3 (0.43%) SpecFlow
9 3 (0.43%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.29%) Grunt
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.29%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.14%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.14%) JMeter
General
1 182 (26.30%) Social Skills
2 63 (9.10%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (7.95%) Law
4 47 (6.79%) Retail
5 31 (4.48%) Banking
5 31 (4.48%) Legal
6 27 (3.90%) Marketing
7 23 (3.32%) Manufacturing
8 22 (3.18%) Telecoms
9 19 (2.75%) Financial Institution
10 18 (2.60%) Public Sector
11 17 (2.46%) Games
12 11 (1.59%) Billing
12 11 (1.59%) Influencing Skills
12 11 (1.59%) Presentation Skills
13 10 (1.45%) Organisational Skills
14 6 (0.87%) Advertising
14 6 (0.87%) Local Government
15 4 (0.58%) Automotive
15 4 (0.58%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 141 (20.38%) Developer
2 116 (16.76%) Analyst
3 33 (4.77%) Architect
3 33 (4.77%) Project Manager
4 25 (3.61%) C# Developer
5 24 (3.47%) Business Analyst
6 23 (3.32%) IT Manager
7 22 (3.18%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (3.18%) Senior Developer
7 22 (3.18%) Systems Analyst
8 21 (3.03%) Business Systems Analyst
9 20 (2.89%) Azure Engineer
9 20 (2.89%) Software Engineer
10 19 (2.75%) Consultant
11 18 (2.60%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 18 (2.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 15 (2.17%) PHP Developer
12 15 (2.17%) Support Analyst
13 14 (2.02%) Product Owner
13 14 (2.02%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (8.38%) .NET
2 42 (6.07%) HTML
3 41 (5.92%) CSS
4 28 (4.05%) .NET Core
5 26 (3.76%) React
6 23 (3.32%) AngularJS
7 20 (2.89%) Web Services
8 15 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (2.02%) Node.js
10 13 (1.88%) JSON
10 13 (1.88%) Laravel
11 11 (1.59%) .NET Framework
11 11 (1.59%) MDX
11 11 (1.59%) Symfony
12 10 (1.45%) jQuery
12 10 (1.45%) WPF
13 9 (1.30%) REST
13 9 (1.30%) Vue.js
14 8 (1.16%) ASP.NET
14 8 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (5.06%) Management Information System
2 27 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
3 24 (3.47%) User Experience
3 24 (3.47%) Virtual Team
4 21 (3.03%) Legacy Systems
5 19 (2.75%) Mobile App
6 14 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (1.88%) Data Centre
7 13 (1.88%) FMCG
8 11 (1.59%) Cloud Native
9 10 (1.45%) Hedge funds
10 9 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
10 9 (1.30%) Driving Licence
10 9 (1.30%) NHS
11 8 (1.16%) Public Cloud
11 8 (1.16%) Reference Data
11 8 (1.16%) Social Media
12 6 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.72%) PDA
13 5 (0.72%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 84 (12.14%) Windows
2 22 (3.18%) Windows 10
2 22 (3.18%) Windows Server
3 21 (3.03%) Linux
4 13 (1.88%) Unix
5 12 (1.73%) Android
5 12 (1.73%) Windows 7
6 10 (1.45%) Windows 8
7 9 (1.30%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.87%) Windows Server 2016
9 5 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.72%) VMS
10 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.29%) AIX
11 2 (0.29%) Solaris
12 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (28.03%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (14.16%) Business Intelligence
3 82 (11.85%) Problem-Solving
4 76 (10.98%) DevOps
4 76 (10.98%) Project Management
5 59 (8.53%) Mentoring
6 56 (8.09%) Analytics
6 56 (8.09%) ITIL
7 55 (7.95%) Scrum
7 55 (7.95%) Software Engineering
8 45 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 41 (5.92%) Project Delivery
10 38 (5.49%) Collaborative Working
11 37 (5.35%) Business Analysis
11 37 (5.35%) Requirements Gathering
11 37 (5.35%) Service Management
12 31 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
13 30 (4.34%) Decision-Making
13 30 (4.34%) ERP
13 30 (4.34%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 149 (21.53%) SQL
2 59 (8.53%) JavaScript
3 55 (7.95%) C#
4 34 (4.91%) T-SQL
5 28 (4.05%) Python
6 27 (3.90%) PHP
7 23 (3.32%) Java
8 18 (2.60%) VBA
9 13 (1.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 13 (1.88%) PowerShell
10 11 (1.59%) Go
11 9 (1.30%) TypeScript
11 9 (1.30%) X++
12 8 (1.16%) Kotlin
13 7 (1.01%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.01%) C
13 7 (1.01%) C++
14 6 (0.87%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.87%) R
15 5 (0.72%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 48 (6.94%) Degree
2 14 (2.02%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (0.72%) CCNA
4 5 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (0.72%) MCSE
4 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.58%) ACCA
5 4 (0.58%) CIMA
5 4 (0.58%) CISA
5 4 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.58%) PMP
6 3 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (0.43%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.43%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.43%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.29%) AAT
7 2 (0.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (0.29%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.21%) SLA
2 27 (3.90%) QA
3 14 (2.02%) PCI DSS
3 14 (2.02%) Solvency II
4 13 (1.88%) GDPR
5 8 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.16%) PMO
6 7 (1.01%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.43%) NIST
8 2 (0.29%) COBIT
8 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.14%) Accessibility
9 1 (0.14%) GRC
9 1 (0.14%) IFRS
9 1 (0.14%) ITGC
System Software
1 43 (6.21%) Active Directory
2 37 (5.35%) Docker
3 13 (1.88%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.58%) Firmware
6 4 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.58%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 34 (4.91%) Terraform
2 16 (2.31%) Kubernetes
3 12 (1.73%) Ansible
3 12 (1.73%) SCCM
4 7 (1.01%) WSUS
5 5 (0.72%) SCOM
6 4 (0.58%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.43%) Puppet
8 1 (0.14%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.14%) Istio
8 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 132 (19.08%) Microsoft
2 40 (5.78%) Cisco
3 38 (5.49%) SAP
4 33 (4.77%) VMware
5 25 (3.61%) Oracle
6 24 (3.47%) CheckPoint
7 23 (3.32%) F5
8 16 (2.31%) Google
9 15 (2.17%) Citrix
10 12 (1.73%) Databricks
11 11 (1.59%) IBM
11 11 (1.59%) Veeam
12 10 (1.45%) HP
13 8 (1.16%) Mitel
13 8 (1.16%) Sage
13 8 (1.16%) ServiceNow
14 7 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (1.01%) WooCommerce
15 6 (0.87%) Snow
16 5 (0.72%) Workday