Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 9 7
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1,037 1,117 1,775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.20% 15.36% 17.73%
As % of the General category 50.96% 46.16% 46.74%
Number of salaries quoted 833 861 1,477
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £31,400 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £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 2,035 2,420 3,798
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 33.76% 33.27% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,589 1,833 3,076
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +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 February 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 23 February 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 +3 696 £50,000 +6.38% 148
South Yorkshire +2 164 £50,000 +8.70% 50
North Yorkshire +3 160 £50,000 - 24
East Yorkshire -3 2 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 336 (32.40%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (20.73%) SQL
3 198 (19.09%) Microsoft
4 189 (18.23%) C#
5 180 (17.36%) Azure
5 180 (17.36%) Problem-Solving
6 169 (16.30%) DevOps
7 164 (15.81%) .NET
8 160 (15.43%) AWS
9 148 (14.27%) Scrum
10 147 (14.18%) JavaScript
11 141 (13.60%) SQL Server
12 140 (13.50%) Project Management
13 131 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
14 123 (11.86%) Windows
15 121 (11.67%) Software Engineering
16 112 (10.80%) Change Management
17 109 (10.51%) Test Automation
18 98 (9.45%) Java
19 96 (9.26%) Python
20 95 (9.16%) Degree
21 92 (8.87%) Web Services
22 86 (8.29%) Analytics
23 83 (8.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
24 80 (7.71%) Financial Institution
25 79 (7.62%) Continuous Integration
26 78 (7.52%) AngularJS
27 74 (7.14%) MVC
28 73 (7.04%) Oracle
28 73 (7.04%) Stakeholder 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 46 (4.44%) IIS
2 27 (2.60%) Confluence
3 18 (1.74%) Apache Spark
4 15 (1.45%) CMS
5 14 (1.35%) SharePoint
6 13 (1.25%) SAS
7 10 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (0.68%) MS Exchange
9 6 (0.58%) Apache
10 5 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.39%) NetWeaver
12 3 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.29%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.096%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 50 (4.82%) Microsoft Office
2 39 (3.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 21 (2.03%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.39%) Chatbot
4 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.096%) Weka
Business Applications
1 19 (1.83%) SAP PM
1 19 (1.83%) SAP PP
2 15 (1.45%) assyst
3 10 (0.96%) SAP MM
4 9 (0.87%) SAP S/4HANA
5 8 (0.77%) Elite 3E
6 7 (0.68%) NetSuite
6 7 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.48%) SAP BPC
8 5 (0.48%) SAP FI
9 4 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.39%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 4 (0.39%) SAP CO
9 4 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
11 2 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 180 (17.36%) Azure
2 160 (15.43%) AWS
3 51 (4.92%) GCP
4 35 (3.38%) FinancialForce
4 35 (3.38%) Force.com
5 31 (2.99%) SaaS
6 27 (2.60%) Office 365
7 23 (2.22%) IaaS
8 22 (2.12%) Serverless
9 19 (1.83%) Power Platform
10 17 (1.64%) GitHub
11 15 (1.45%) PaaS
12 9 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (0.87%) Trello
13 8 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
13 8 (0.77%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 7 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
15 4 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.80%) Firewall
2 17 (1.64%) AMQP
3 14 (1.35%) DNS
3 14 (1.35%) SAN
4 13 (1.25%) DHCP
5 12 (1.16%) WAN
6 11 (1.06%) VPN
7 10 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (0.87%) BGP
8 9 (0.87%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (0.87%) Network Security
8 9 (0.87%) TCP/IP
8 9 (0.87%) WLAN
9 8 (0.77%) Cisco ISE
9 8 (0.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 8 (0.77%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (0.77%) Junos
9 8 (0.77%) NetScaler
9 8 (0.77%) OSPF
9 8 (0.77%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (13.60%) SQL Server
2 29 (2.80%) MySQL
3 28 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (2.22%) SAP HANA
5 19 (1.83%) Power BI
5 19 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (1.35%) Big Data
8 14 (1.35%) NoSQL
9 13 (1.25%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.16%) Data Lake
10 12 (1.16%) Relational Database
11 9 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 9 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (0.87%) DB2
12 8 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (0.77%) Oracle Database
12 8 (0.77%) Redis
12 8 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 62 (5.98%) Git (software)
2 60 (5.79%) Jenkins
2 60 (5.79%) JIRA
3 39 (3.76%) Selenium
4 35 (3.38%) Maven
5 25 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (1.83%) Cucumber
7 18 (1.74%) SpecFlow
8 14 (1.35%) Bitbucket
9 13 (1.25%) SoapUI
10 12 (1.16%) WebDriver
11 10 (0.96%) Subversion
12 9 (0.87%) Postman
13 8 (0.77%) Android Studio
13 8 (0.77%) Ant
13 8 (0.77%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.77%) HP UFT
13 8 (0.77%) IntelliJ
13 8 (0.77%) SonarQube
13 8 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 80 (7.71%) Financial Institution
2 62 (5.98%) Banking
3 46 (4.44%) Retail
4 38 (3.66%) Legal
5 32 (3.09%) Marketing
6 21 (2.03%) Manufacturing
7 19 (1.83%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.74%) Advertising
9 15 (1.45%) Law
10 13 (1.25%) Billing
11 11 (1.06%) Public Sector
12 9 (0.87%) Publishing
13 7 (0.68%) Local Government
14 5 (0.48%) Digital Economy
14 5 (0.48%) Electronics
14 5 (0.48%) Retail Finance
15 4 (0.39%) Back Office
15 4 (0.39%) Games
16 3 (0.29%) Front Office
16 3 (0.29%) Police
Job Titles
1 199 (19.19%) Developer
2 174 (16.78%) Analyst
3 65 (6.27%) Consultant
4 61 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 60 (5.79%) Project Manager
6 55 (5.30%) Software Engineer
7 54 (5.21%) .NET Developer
8 53 (5.11%) Architect
9 46 (4.44%) Senior Developer
10 42 (4.05%) C# Developer
11 40 (3.86%) DevOps Engineer
12 33 (3.18%) Software Developer
13 30 (2.89%) SAP Consultant
14 29 (2.80%) Senior .NET Developer
14 29 (2.80%) Support Analyst
15 28 (2.70%) Platform Engineer
16 27 (2.60%) Delivery Manager
17 26 (2.51%) Infrastructure Manager
18 25 (2.41%) Senior Analyst
18 25 (2.41%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (15.81%) .NET
2 92 (8.87%) Web Services
3 78 (7.52%) AngularJS
4 67 (6.46%) ASP.NET
5 57 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 53 (5.11%) HTML
7 50 (4.82%) CSS
8 46 (4.44%) React
9 43 (4.15%) jQuery
10 39 (3.76%) .NET Framework
11 38 (3.66%) REST
12 34 (3.28%) Node.js
13 31 (2.99%) .NET Core
14 25 (2.41%) RESTful
15 24 (2.31%) XML
16 23 (2.22%) Vue.js
17 20 (1.93%) ASP.NET Web API
18 19 (1.83%) JSON
19 18 (1.74%) Entity Framework
19 18 (1.74%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 131 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (4.34%) Greenfield Project
3 31 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 27 (2.60%) Data Centre
5 24 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (2.12%) Self-Motivation
6 22 (2.12%) User Experience
7 12 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
8 11 (1.06%) Public Cloud
9 10 (0.96%) Data Structures
10 8 (0.77%) Algorithms
11 7 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
12 6 (0.58%) AS400
12 6 (0.58%) iSeries
12 6 (0.58%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.48%) Cloud Native
13 5 (0.48%) Driving Licence
13 5 (0.48%) Online Banking
13 5 (0.48%) PMI
14 4 (0.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 123 (11.86%) Windows
2 49 (4.73%) Linux
3 36 (3.47%) Windows Server
4 35 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (2.22%) Unix
6 22 (2.12%) Android
7 12 (1.16%) Windows 7
8 11 (1.06%) Apple iOS
9 9 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (0.87%) Windows 10
10 8 (0.77%) Windows 8
10 8 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.48%) CentOS
12 4 (0.39%) Solaris
12 4 (0.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.29%) SUSE
14 2 (0.19%) HPUX
14 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.096%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.096%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (32.40%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (17.36%) Problem-Solving
3 169 (16.30%) DevOps
4 148 (14.27%) Scrum
5 140 (13.50%) Project Management
6 121 (11.67%) Software Engineering
7 112 (10.80%) Change Management
8 109 (10.51%) Test Automation
9 86 (8.29%) Analytics
10 83 (8.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 79 (7.62%) Continuous Integration
12 74 (7.14%) MVC
13 73 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
14 66 (6.36%) ITIL
15 65 (6.27%) ERP
16 64 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
17 63 (6.08%) Mentoring
18 62 (5.98%) Project Delivery
19 61 (5.88%) TDD
19 61 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 215 (20.73%) SQL
2 189 (18.23%) C#
3 147 (14.18%) JavaScript
4 98 (9.45%) Java
5 96 (9.26%) Python
6 40 (3.86%) PowerShell
7 28 (2.70%) T-SQL
8 27 (2.60%) Bash Shell
9 20 (1.93%) Scala
10 19 (1.83%) Ruby
11 17 (1.64%) VB
12 16 (1.54%) C
13 14 (1.35%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.25%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.06%) Java 8
15 11 (1.06%) PHP
16 10 (0.96%) C++
17 8 (0.77%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.68%) Kotlin
18 7 (0.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 95 (9.16%) Degree
2 26 (2.51%) CISSP
3 21 (2.03%) CISM
4 17 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (1.16%) AWS Certification
7 10 (0.96%) ISEB
7 10 (0.96%) ISTQB
7 10 (0.96%) MCSE
8 9 (0.87%) CISA
8 9 (0.87%) TOGAF Certification
9 8 (0.77%) CCNA
9 8 (0.77%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (0.48%) CCSA
11 5 (0.48%) CCSE
11 5 (0.48%) Security Cleared
12 4 (0.39%) CIMA
12 4 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.76%) QA
2 25 (2.41%) GDPR
3 24 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (2.31%) PCI DSS
4 23 (2.22%) Data Quality
4 23 (2.22%) PMO
5 14 (1.35%) NIST
5 14 (1.35%) SLA
6 6 (0.58%) COBIT
7 4 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.19%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.19%) ITGC
9 1 (0.096%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.096%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.096%) P3O
System Software
1 67 (6.46%) Docker
2 38 (3.66%) Active Directory
2 38 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (0.77%) XenApp
5 8 (0.77%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.58%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 5 (0.48%) vSphere
8 4 (0.39%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.19%) KVM
9 2 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.19%) Xen
10 1 (0.096%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 46 (4.44%) Terraform
2 43 (4.15%) Puppet
3 33 (3.18%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (2.89%) Ansible
5 23 (2.22%) Kubernetes
6 11 (1.06%) Rancher
7 10 (0.96%) Prometheus
8 8 (0.77%) Cobbler
8 8 (0.77%) Tivoli
8 8 (0.77%) WSUS
9 6 (0.58%) SCCM
10 4 (0.39%) CA Service Virtualization
10 4 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.39%) Pingdom
11 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (0.29%) OpenView
11 3 (0.29%) SCOM
12 2 (0.19%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
12 2 (0.19%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 198 (19.09%) Microsoft
2 73 (7.04%) Oracle
3 61 (5.88%) VMware
4 59 (5.69%) SAP
5 53 (5.11%) Google
6 36 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
7 35 (3.38%) Advent
8 31 (2.99%) Cisco
9 25 (2.41%) Pega
10 22 (2.12%) Citrix
11 15 (1.45%) CheckPoint
11 15 (1.45%) F5
12 14 (1.35%) Facebook
12 14 (1.35%) IBM
12 14 (1.35%) Rackspace
12 14 (1.35%) Twitter
13 13 (1.25%) Xamarin
14 12 (1.16%) HP
14 12 (1.16%) Red Hat
15 10 (0.96%) Tableau