Period
to 19 April 2018

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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 10 5
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1,975 1,824 2,417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.02% 17.10% 19.32%
As % of the General category 50.23% 51.14% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,654 1,549 2,124
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -1.18%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year - +3.77% +0.95%

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 3,932 3,567 4,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.86% 33.43% 34.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3,192 3,002 3,531
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,425 £60,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 April 2018.

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 19 April 2018. 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 1,427 £45,000 - 199
North Yorkshire +8 261 £45,000 +12.50% 57
South Yorkshire +4 235 £47,500 +18.75% 56
East Yorkshire -14 21 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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.

1 726 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 496 (25.11%) SQL
3 365 (18.48%) Microsoft
4 319 (16.15%) .NET
5 315 (15.95%) C#
6 307 (15.54%) Retail
7 267 (13.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 266 (13.47%) ITIL
9 245 (12.41%) Scrum
10 207 (10.48%) Windows
11 206 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
12 201 (10.18%) SQL Server
12 201 (10.18%) Problem-Solving
13 197 (9.97%) JavaScript
14 196 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
15 195 (9.87%) Test Automation
16 192 (9.72%) Java
17 180 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
18 178 (9.01%) Project Management
19 177 (8.96%) Degree
20 141 (7.14%) MVC
21 139 (7.04%) SDLC
21 139 (7.04%) DevOps
22 137 (6.94%) ASP.NET
23 136 (6.89%) Oracle
24 131 (6.63%) Management Information System
25 130 (6.58%) Python
26 128 (6.48%) TDD
27 124 (6.28%) VMware
28 116 (5.87%) 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 45 (2.28%) SAS
2 29 (1.47%) SharePoint
3 28 (1.42%) Tomcat
4 21 (1.06%) MS Exchange
5 16 (0.81%) Apache
6 12 (0.61%) Confluence
7 9 (0.46%) CMS
7 9 (0.46%) nginx
8 8 (0.41%) Apache Spark
9 7 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (0.35%) IIS
9 7 (0.35%) WordPress
10 6 (0.30%) OpenEdge
10 6 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.25%) JBoss
12 4 (0.20%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 90 (4.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 68 (3.44%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (1.62%) Microsoft Project
4 29 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 14 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 14 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.30%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.051%) EngageOne
9 1 (0.051%) Niku Workbench
9 1 (0.051%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 36 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
2 25 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 25 (1.27%) Oracle Financials
3 18 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
4 17 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
6 12 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
7 11 (0.56%) NetSuite
8 9 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
8 9 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
8 9 (0.46%) SAP CO
8 9 (0.46%) SAP FI
8 9 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
9 8 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
10 7 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
10 7 (0.35%) Workfront
11 6 (0.30%) Sage 200
11 6 (0.30%) SAP Business One
12 4 (0.20%) assyst
12 4 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 196 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 77 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
3 69 (3.49%) Office 365
4 59 (2.99%) PaaS
5 53 (2.68%) SaaS
6 43 (2.18%) IaaS
7 28 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
8 22 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
9 15 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
10 13 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.41%) G Suite
11 8 (0.41%) Slack
12 7 (0.35%) FinancialForce
13 4 (0.20%) GitHub
14 3 (0.15%) Google Analytics
14 3 (0.15%) npm
15 2 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
15 2 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 2 (0.10%) CallidusCloud
16 1 (0.051%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 99 (5.01%) Firewall
2 58 (2.94%) Network Security
3 54 (2.73%) Wireless
4 49 (2.48%) TCP/IP
5 46 (2.33%) DNS
5 46 (2.33%) SAN
5 46 (2.33%) WAN
6 38 (1.92%) VoIP
7 30 (1.52%) VLAN
8 27 (1.37%) LAN
9 26 (1.32%) HTTP
10 25 (1.27%) VPN
11 22 (1.11%) SSL
11 22 (1.11%) VPLS
12 20 (1.01%) Internet
12 20 (1.01%) Reverse Proxy
13 18 (0.91%) DWDM
13 18 (0.91%) HTTPS
13 18 (0.91%) IPsec
13 18 (0.91%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (10.18%) SQL Server
2 102 (5.16%) Data Warehouse
3 86 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 67 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 33 (1.67%) NoSQL
7 32 (1.62%) Big Data
8 25 (1.27%) MS Access
9 23 (1.16%) MySQL
10 21 (1.06%) MongoDB
10 21 (1.06%) Power BI
11 20 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
12 19 (0.96%) QlikView
13 18 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
14 17 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
15 16 (0.81%) Relational Database
16 15 (0.76%) Oracle Database
16 15 (0.76%) SQL Server 2016
17 13 (0.66%) Base SAS
18 9 (0.46%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 98 (4.96%) Selenium
2 68 (3.44%) Git (software)
3 60 (3.04%) Cucumber
4 46 (2.33%) JIRA
5 39 (1.97%) SpecFlow
6 33 (1.67%) SoapUI
7 32 (1.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 29 (1.47%) MSTest
9 28 (1.42%) Jenkins
9 28 (1.42%) NUnit
10 26 (1.32%) Visual Studio
11 23 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
12 21 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
13 18 (0.91%) Ranorex
14 17 (0.86%) Visual Studio Team System
15 16 (0.81%) Axure RP
15 16 (0.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 16 (0.81%) Buildbot
15 16 (0.81%) WebDriver
16 15 (0.76%) Subversion
General
1 307 (15.54%) Retail
2 111 (5.62%) Marketing
3 69 (3.49%) Legal
4 67 (3.39%) Banking
5 52 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 39 (1.97%) Financial Institution
7 33 (1.67%) Telecoms
8 31 (1.57%) Advertising
9 28 (1.42%) Local Government
10 15 (0.76%) Electronics
11 14 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
12 13 (0.66%) Back Office
12 13 (0.66%) Law
13 12 (0.61%) Billing
14 11 (0.56%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.25%) Games
16 4 (0.20%) General Ledger
16 4 (0.20%) Multimedia
17 3 (0.15%) Automotive
17 3 (0.15%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 391 (19.80%) Analyst
2 383 (19.39%) Developer
3 156 (7.90%) Architect
4 132 (6.68%) Business Analyst
5 128 (6.48%) Project Manager
6 106 (5.37%) .NET Developer
7 92 (4.66%) Consultant
8 89 (4.51%) Senior Developer
9 77 (3.90%) Software Developer
10 72 (3.65%) C# Developer
11 63 (3.19%) IT Manager
12 61 (3.09%) C# .NET Developer
13 58 (2.94%) Tester
14 56 (2.84%) DevOps Engineer
14 56 (2.84%) Senior Analyst
15 53 (2.68%) Java Developer
16 50 (2.53%) IT Analyst
17 45 (2.28%) Network Engineer
18 44 (2.23%) Support Analyst
19 40 (2.03%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 319 (16.15%) .NET
2 137 (6.94%) ASP.NET
3 116 (5.87%) CSS
4 115 (5.82%) HTML
5 103 (5.22%) Web Services
6 79 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 66 (3.34%) .NET Framework
7 66 (3.34%) jQuery
8 58 (2.94%) XML
9 54 (2.73%) Spring
10 53 (2.68%) RESTful
11 48 (2.43%) SOAP
12 43 (2.18%) Entity Framework
13 39 (1.97%) HTML5
14 38 (1.92%) AngularJS
15 36 (1.82%) Node.js
15 36 (1.82%) WPF
16 35 (1.77%) WCF
17 29 (1.47%) REST
18 27 (1.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 180 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
2 131 (6.63%) Management Information System
3 61 (3.09%) User Experience
4 59 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
5 55 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 41 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 28 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
7 28 (1.42%) Virtual Team
8 27 (1.37%) Data Centre
9 26 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 21 (1.06%) Fintech
11 18 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
12 16 (0.81%) Driving Licence
13 14 (0.71%) Mobile App
14 11 (0.56%) PMI
15 10 (0.51%) Mainframe
16 8 (0.41%) Clustering
16 8 (0.41%) Replication
17 7 (0.35%) Biotechnology
17 7 (0.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 207 (10.48%) Windows
2 104 (5.27%) Linux
3 70 (3.54%) Windows Server
4 44 (2.23%) Unix
5 25 (1.27%) Windows 7
6 24 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (1.06%) Android
8 21 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (0.81%) Apple iOS
10 13 (0.66%) Windows 10
11 9 (0.46%) AIX
12 6 (0.30%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.25%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.20%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.15%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 1 (0.051%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 726 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (13.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 266 (13.47%) ITIL
4 245 (12.41%) Scrum
5 206 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
6 201 (10.18%) Problem-Solving
7 195 (9.87%) Test Automation
8 178 (9.01%) Project Management
9 141 (7.14%) MVC
10 139 (7.04%) DevOps
10 139 (7.04%) SDLC
11 128 (6.48%) TDD
12 115 (5.82%) Mentoring
13 111 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
14 104 (5.27%) Continuous Improvement
15 102 (5.16%) Information Security
16 101 (5.11%) Problem Management
17 95 (4.81%) BDD
18 94 (4.76%) ERP
19 91 (4.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 496 (25.11%) SQL
2 315 (15.95%) C#
3 197 (9.97%) JavaScript
4 192 (9.72%) Java
5 130 (6.58%) Python
6 116 (5.87%) T-SQL
7 81 (4.10%) PHP
8 70 (3.54%) PL/SQL
9 55 (2.78%) C++
10 54 (2.73%) Ruby
11 53 (2.68%) Shell Script
12 41 (2.08%) Bash Shell
13 34 (1.72%) VBA
14 33 (1.67%) C
15 32 (1.62%) PowerShell
16 25 (1.27%) Scala
17 16 (0.81%) R
17 16 (0.81%) VB
18 14 (0.71%) Perl
19 12 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 177 (8.96%) Degree
2 54 (2.73%) CISSP
3 47 (2.38%) CISM
4 36 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 32 (1.62%) CCNA
7 30 (1.52%) CCNP
7 30 (1.52%) CISA
8 29 (1.47%) CCIE
9 28 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
10 27 (1.37%) ISEB
11 24 (1.22%) CCDA
11 24 (1.22%) MCSE
12 23 (1.16%) Security Cleared
13 22 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 22 (1.11%) SC Cleared
14 19 (0.96%) ISTQB
15 17 (0.86%) CRISC
15 17 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
15 17 (0.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (5.42%) QA
2 83 (4.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 73 (3.70%) PCI DSS
4 55 (2.78%) GDPR
5 45 (2.28%) PMO
6 42 (2.13%) SLA
7 20 (1.01%) Data Quality
8 13 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (0.51%) ISO 9001
10 8 (0.41%) COBIT
11 7 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
12 6 (0.30%) ISO 31000
13 5 (0.25%) P3O
14 4 (0.20%) NIST 800
15 3 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 1 (0.051%) Basel III
16 1 (0.051%) COSO
16 1 (0.051%) ISO 22301
16 1 (0.051%) UCITS
16 1 (0.051%) WCAG
System Software
1 96 (4.86%) Active Directory
2 66 (3.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (1.47%) vSphere
4 21 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (0.81%) Docker
6 10 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (0.41%) Firmware
7 8 (0.41%) XenApp
7 8 (0.41%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.10%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.10%) KVM
8 2 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.10%) Varnish
8 2 (0.10%) Xen
9 1 (0.051%) NDS
9 1 (0.051%) NFS
Systems Management
1 60 (3.04%) SCCM
2 40 (2.03%) Puppet
3 36 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (1.37%) vCenter Server
5 22 (1.11%) SCOM
6 21 (1.06%) Nessus
7 20 (1.01%) Cobbler
7 20 (1.01%) Tivoli
8 13 (0.66%) Ansible
9 12 (0.61%) Microsoft Clustering
10 11 (0.56%) Kubernetes
11 9 (0.46%) AirWatch
11 9 (0.46%) Aspera SmartTrack
11 9 (0.46%) Failover Clustering
12 7 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
12 7 (0.35%) Rancher
12 7 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
13 6 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
13 6 (0.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 365 (18.48%) Microsoft
2 136 (6.89%) Oracle
3 124 (6.28%) VMware
4 74 (3.75%) Cisco
5 64 (3.24%) Salesforce.com
6 63 (3.19%) Google
6 63 (3.19%) Twitter
7 62 (3.14%) SAP
8 38 (1.92%) Tableau
9 32 (1.62%) Verint
10 29 (1.47%) HP
11 28 (1.42%) Avaya
11 28 (1.42%) Red Hat
12 26 (1.32%) Genesys
13 25 (1.27%) Adobe
14 24 (1.22%) CheckPoint
14 24 (1.22%) Citrix
15 22 (1.11%) NetApp
16 21 (1.06%) Hitachi
17 20 (1.01%) Juniper