Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 10 17 7
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 924 414 1,031
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.96% 10.69% 16.98%
As % of the General category 25.80% 24.78% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 644 353 808
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £30,700
25th Percentile £39,750 £35,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,413 £55,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £62,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year +3.85% +6.12% +2.08%

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 3,582 1,671 3,064
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 50.23% 43.16% 50.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2,402 1,377 2,430
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £24,000
25th Percentile £35,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire +16 619 £55,000 +22.22% 113
North Yorkshire +7 158 £55,000 +22.22% 25
South Yorkshire -12 122 £43,750 -10.26% 26
Humberside - 15 - -
East Yorkshire -15 3 - - 4
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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.

1 330 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 241 (26.08%) Social Skills
3 172 (18.61%) DevOps
4 163 (17.64%) SQL
5 148 (16.02%) Project Management
6 146 (15.80%) Microsoft
7 142 (15.37%) Azure
8 137 (14.83%) Problem-Solving
9 117 (12.66%) Project Delivery
10 112 (12.12%) Docker
10 112 (12.12%) C#
11 110 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
12 101 (10.93%) AWS
13 100 (10.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 100 (10.82%) .NET
14 91 (9.85%) Scrum
14 91 (9.85%) Kubernetes
15 90 (9.74%) Windows
16 89 (9.63%) Cybersecurity
17 86 (9.31%) Microsoft 365
18 80 (8.66%) Software Engineering
19 77 (8.33%) Analytics
20 76 (8.23%) .NET Core
21 75 (8.12%) ITIL
22 74 (8.01%) Linux
23 73 (7.90%) Business Intelligence
23 73 (7.90%) Continuous Improvement
24 71 (7.68%) Active Directory
25 68 (7.36%) Waterfall
26 65 (7.03%) T-SQL

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 11 (1.19%) Confluence
2 8 (0.87%) SAS
3 7 (0.76%) IIS
3 7 (0.76%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.54%) JBoss
4 5 (0.54%) WebSphere
4 5 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (0.43%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.22%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.22%) CMS
6 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.22%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.11%) MQSeries
Applications
1 36 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (3.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (0.87%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.11%) Camtasia
6 1 (0.11%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.11%) FileZilla
6 1 (0.11%) Snagit
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.62%) NetSuite
2 7 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.65%) SystmOne
4 3 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.22%) IBM Planning Analytics
5 2 (0.22%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.11%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.11%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 142 (15.37%) Azure
2 101 (10.93%) AWS
3 86 (9.31%) Microsoft 365
4 29 (3.14%) PaaS
5 28 (3.03%) IaaS
6 25 (2.71%) Power Platform
7 22 (2.38%) SaaS
8 17 (1.84%) Azure Active Directory
9 13 (1.41%) Serverless
10 10 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
11 9 (0.97%) Apigee
11 9 (0.97%) Azure Stack
11 9 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (0.97%) Google Play
11 9 (0.97%) OneDrive
11 9 (0.97%) OpenShift
12 7 (0.76%) GCP
12 7 (0.76%) Google Sheets
13 6 (0.65%) Boomi
14 5 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.49%) SAN
2 22 (2.38%) Internet
3 21 (2.27%) Skype
4 20 (2.16%) Firewall
5 17 (1.84%) Broadband
6 14 (1.52%) DNS
6 14 (1.52%) VPN
7 8 (0.87%) RFID
7 8 (0.87%) Unified Communications
7 8 (0.87%) WAN
8 7 (0.76%) Network Security
9 5 (0.54%) 5G
9 5 (0.54%) BGP
9 5 (0.54%) MPLS
9 5 (0.54%) OSPF
10 4 (0.43%) DHCP
10 4 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (0.32%) NAS
11 3 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
2 33 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 25 (2.71%) Power BI
3 25 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (2.16%) Tableau
6 17 (1.84%) Relational Database
7 16 (1.73%) Amazon RDS
8 13 (1.41%) Metadata
8 13 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (1.08%) Data Lake
10 7 (0.76%) Big Data
10 7 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (0.76%) MySQL
11 6 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (0.65%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.54%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.54%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 5 (0.54%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.54%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 61 (6.60%) Git (software)
2 40 (4.33%) Jenkins
3 23 (2.49%) Selenium
4 18 (1.95%) SpecFlow
5 16 (1.73%) JIRA
5 16 (1.73%) Postman
5 16 (1.73%) Subversion
6 13 (1.41%) Visual Studio
7 11 (1.19%) TeamCity
8 10 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
9 9 (0.97%) Bitbucket
9 9 (0.97%) SoapUI
10 8 (0.87%) webpack
11 7 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (0.76%) gulp
12 5 (0.54%) Grunt
12 5 (0.54%) Jasmine
12 5 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (0.54%) WebDriver
General
1 241 (26.08%) Social Skills
2 110 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (6.93%) Retail
4 58 (6.28%) Marketing
5 57 (6.17%) Law
6 53 (5.74%) Games
7 39 (4.22%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 39 (4.22%) Public Sector
8 30 (3.25%) Legal
9 28 (3.03%) Banking
10 21 (2.27%) Influencing Skills
10 21 (2.27%) Organisational Skills
11 17 (1.84%) Billing
12 14 (1.52%) Telecoms
13 13 (1.41%) Back Office
14 12 (1.30%) Police
15 9 (0.97%) Manufacturing
16 7 (0.76%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.54%) Presentation Skills
18 4 (0.43%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 170 (18.40%) Developer
2 105 (11.36%) Architect
3 101 (10.93%) Project Manager
4 95 (10.28%) Analyst
5 52 (5.63%) C# Developer
6 42 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 34 (3.68%) IT Manager
8 32 (3.46%) Consultant
9 31 (3.35%) Senior Manager
10 29 (3.14%) IT Project Manager
11 27 (2.92%) Business Analyst
12 26 (2.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 21 (2.27%) Administrator
14 20 (2.16%) IT Engineer
14 20 (2.16%) Senior Analyst
14 20 (2.16%) Software Developer
15 19 (2.06%) Platform Engineer
16 18 (1.95%) Senior Developer
16 18 (1.95%) Technical Consultant
17 17 (1.84%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (10.82%) .NET
2 76 (8.23%) .NET Core
3 30 (3.25%) HTML
4 29 (3.14%) React
5 28 (3.03%) RESTful
5 28 (3.03%) Web Services
6 26 (2.81%) .NET Framework
6 26 (2.81%) CSS
7 22 (2.38%) Middleware
8 21 (2.27%) AngularJS
9 19 (2.06%) Node.js
10 18 (1.95%) JSON
11 14 (1.52%) HTML5
12 12 (1.30%) REST
13 9 (0.97%) Laravel
13 9 (0.97%) SOAP
13 9 (0.97%) Symfony
14 7 (0.76%) ASP.NET
14 7 (0.76%) Visualforce
14 7 (0.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (5.52%) Greenfield Project
2 50 (5.41%) Virtual Team
3 36 (3.90%) Data Centre
4 32 (3.46%) Data Protection Act
5 27 (2.92%) User Experience
6 26 (2.81%) Analytical Mindset
7 23 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
8 19 (2.06%) Cyber Defence
8 19 (2.06%) Legacy Systems
8 19 (2.06%) Public Cloud
9 18 (1.95%) Management Information System
10 17 (1.84%) Mobile App
11 14 (1.52%) Cyberattack
12 13 (1.41%) PMI
13 12 (1.30%) Smart Meter
14 11 (1.19%) Cloud Native
14 11 (1.19%) Social Media
15 9 (0.97%) NHS
16 7 (0.76%) CMDB
17 6 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 90 (9.74%) Windows
2 74 (8.01%) Linux
3 38 (4.11%) Windows Server
4 28 (3.03%) Windows 10
5 24 (2.60%) Apple iOS
6 21 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (2.27%) Unix
7 19 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (1.84%) Android
8 17 (1.84%) Windows Server 2016
9 11 (1.19%) Windows 7
9 11 (1.19%) Windows 8
10 10 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.76%) AIX
12 5 (0.54%) VMS
13 3 (0.32%) Solaris
14 1 (0.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (18.61%) DevOps
3 148 (16.02%) Project Management
4 137 (14.83%) Problem-Solving
5 117 (12.66%) Project Delivery
6 100 (10.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 91 (9.85%) Scrum
8 89 (9.63%) Cybersecurity
9 80 (8.66%) Software Engineering
10 77 (8.33%) Analytics
11 75 (8.12%) ITIL
12 73 (7.90%) Business Intelligence
12 73 (7.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 68 (7.36%) Waterfall
14 64 (6.93%) Risk Management
15 62 (6.71%) IT Strategy
16 58 (6.28%) Mentoring
17 56 (6.06%) Change Management
18 52 (5.63%) PRINCE2
19 45 (4.87%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 163 (17.64%) SQL
2 112 (12.12%) C#
3 65 (7.03%) T-SQL
4 51 (5.52%) JavaScript
5 47 (5.09%) Python
6 46 (4.98%) Java
7 41 (4.44%) Go
8 29 (3.14%) VB.NET
9 16 (1.73%) PowerShell
10 14 (1.52%) TypeScript
11 13 (1.41%) PHP
12 9 (0.97%) Kotlin
13 7 (0.76%) Apex Code
13 7 (0.76%) SOQL
13 7 (0.76%) VBA
14 6 (0.65%) C
14 6 (0.65%) Scala
14 6 (0.65%) SOSL
15 5 (0.54%) ES6
16 4 (0.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 55 (5.95%) Degree
2 24 (2.60%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.95%) PMI Certification
5 11 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.76%) MCP
7 7 (0.76%) MCSE
8 6 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.54%) PhD
9 5 (0.54%) PMP
9 5 (0.54%) RHCE
10 4 (0.43%) CCNP
10 4 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.43%) IBM AIX Certification
11 3 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.22%) APMP
12 2 (0.22%) MBA
13 1 (0.11%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (5.63%) PMO
2 43 (4.65%) SLA
3 30 (3.25%) QA
4 23 (2.49%) Data Quality
5 18 (1.95%) GDPR
6 15 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (1.62%) NIST
7 12 (1.30%) Cyber Essentials
7 12 (1.30%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 7 (0.76%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.54%) Accessibility
10 3 (0.32%) DO-178B
11 2 (0.22%) Actionable Recommendations
11 2 (0.22%) GRC
12 1 (0.11%) IFRS
12 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 112 (12.12%) Docker
2 71 (7.68%) Active Directory
3 31 (3.35%) Hyper-V
4 25 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.97%) Firmware
6 4 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.43%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.22%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 91 (9.85%) Kubernetes
2 49 (5.30%) Terraform
3 28 (3.03%) Ansible
3 28 (3.03%) SCCM
4 18 (1.95%) Microsoft Intune
5 17 (1.84%) SCOM
6 16 (1.73%) SCVMM
7 9 (0.97%) Puppet
8 7 (0.76%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 7 (0.76%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.22%) Istio
9 2 (0.22%) kaniko
10 1 (0.11%) Kibana
10 1 (0.11%) logstash
10 1 (0.11%) Nagios
10 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 146 (15.80%) Microsoft
2 44 (4.76%) Apple
3 41 (4.44%) Adobe
4 40 (4.33%) VMware
5 39 (4.22%) Oracle
6 26 (2.81%) Cisco
7 24 (2.60%) Red Hat
8 20 (2.16%) ServiceNow
9 18 (1.95%) Veeam
10 17 (1.84%) Citrix
11 16 (1.73%) Commvault
11 16 (1.73%) SAP
12 15 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (1.52%) Google
13 14 (1.52%) IBM
14 13 (1.41%) CheckPoint
15 12 (1.30%) F5
16 11 (1.19%) Dell
17 9 (0.97%) DocuSign
17 9 (0.97%) Sage