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

Financial
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 8 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1,745 1,913 2,479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.54% 18.06% 19.28%
As % of the General category 48.99% 51.80% 54.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,454 1,638 2,156
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
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 3,562 3,693 4,531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 35.80% 34.87% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,882 3,047 3,657
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
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 19 February 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 February 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 -1 1,280 £45,000 - 178
South Yorkshire +2 225 £42,500 +6.25% 45
North Yorkshire +2 195 £45,000 +28.57% 49
East Yorkshire -15 22 £40,000 - 3
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 600 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 377 (21.60%) SQL
3 304 (17.42%) Microsoft
4 255 (14.61%) ITIL
5 253 (14.50%) .NET
6 238 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 230 (13.18%) C#
8 206 (11.81%) Scrum
9 203 (11.63%) Retail
10 167 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
11 165 (9.46%) SQL Server
12 161 (9.23%) Project Management
13 159 (9.11%) JavaScript
14 150 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
15 144 (8.25%) Windows
16 137 (7.85%) Test Automation
17 136 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
18 131 (7.51%) Oracle
19 128 (7.34%) SDLC
20 126 (7.22%) Java
20 126 (7.22%) Degree
21 115 (6.59%) HTML
21 115 (6.59%) CSS
22 113 (6.48%) VMware
23 104 (5.96%) MVC
24 101 (5.79%) T-SQL
25 100 (5.73%) Web Services
26 99 (5.67%) Linux
27 98 (5.62%) DevOps
28 96 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement

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 48 (2.75%) SAS
2 33 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 11 (0.63%) Apache
3 11 (0.63%) Confluence
3 11 (0.63%) OpenEdge
3 11 (0.63%) Tomcat
4 10 (0.57%) CMS
5 9 (0.52%) IIS
6 7 (0.40%) MS Exchange
7 6 (0.34%) Skype for Business
8 5 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.29%) WordPress
9 4 (0.23%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.23%) nginx
9 4 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.11%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (0.11%) JBoss
11 2 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 78 (4.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 52 (2.98%) Microsoft Office
3 30 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 29 (1.66%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (0.97%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.52%) SPSS
7 8 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.29%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.057%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 23 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
2 20 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
2 20 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
4 9 (0.52%) NetSuite
4 9 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
5 8 (0.46%) Magento
6 7 (0.40%) Workfront
7 6 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.34%) SAP CO
7 6 (0.34%) SAP ERP
7 6 (0.34%) SAP FI
7 6 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
8 5 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.29%) Sage 200
8 5 (0.29%) SAP Business One
9 4 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 136 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (3.21%) Office 365
3 50 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (2.87%) SaaS
4 43 (2.46%) PaaS
5 38 (2.18%) IaaS
6 22 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
8 12 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (0.23%) G Suite
10 4 (0.23%) Slack
11 3 (0.17%) GitHub
12 2 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.11%) FinancialForce
12 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.11%) npm
13 1 (0.057%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 93 (5.33%) Firewall
2 65 (3.72%) Wireless
3 46 (2.64%) WAN
4 42 (2.41%) Network Security
5 41 (2.35%) DNS
5 41 (2.35%) TCP/IP
6 39 (2.23%) VoIP
7 35 (2.01%) SAN
8 33 (1.89%) LAN
9 29 (1.66%) HTTP
9 29 (1.66%) SSL
10 27 (1.55%) Reverse Proxy
11 26 (1.49%) VLAN
12 22 (1.26%) VPN
13 21 (1.20%) Internet
14 19 (1.09%) VPLS
15 17 (0.97%) EIGRP
16 16 (0.92%) DWDM
16 16 (0.92%) HTTPS
16 16 (0.92%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 76 (4.36%) Data Warehouse
3 67 (3.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 50 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 28 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
7 22 (1.26%) Big Data
8 19 (1.09%) Power BI
9 17 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
10 16 (0.92%) MongoDB
10 16 (0.92%) MySQL
11 15 (0.86%) NoSQL
12 14 (0.80%) MS Access
13 12 (0.69%) Oracle Database
13 12 (0.69%) QlikView
14 11 (0.63%) Relational Database
14 11 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (0.57%) Data Mining
16 9 (0.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 71 (4.07%) Selenium
2 41 (2.35%) Cucumber
3 38 (2.18%) Git (software)
4 29 (1.66%) NUnit
5 28 (1.60%) MSTest
6 25 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
7 24 (1.38%) JIRA
7 24 (1.38%) SpecFlow
7 24 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (1.38%) Visual Studio
8 23 (1.32%) SoapUI
9 21 (1.20%) Jenkins
10 18 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 16 (0.92%) WebDriver
12 15 (0.86%) Ranorex
13 14 (0.80%) JUnit
13 14 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
14 13 (0.74%) Buildbot
15 11 (0.63%) Axure RP
15 11 (0.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 203 (11.63%) Retail
2 78 (4.47%) Marketing
3 57 (3.27%) Banking
4 54 (3.09%) Legal
5 43 (2.46%) Manufacturing
6 30 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 29 (1.66%) Financial Institution
8 26 (1.49%) Advertising
9 16 (0.92%) Back Office
9 16 (0.92%) Local Government
10 15 (0.86%) Billing
11 10 (0.57%) Retail Banking
12 9 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.40%) Electronics
13 7 (0.40%) General Ledger
13 7 (0.40%) Law
14 4 (0.23%) Automotive
14 4 (0.23%) Games
14 4 (0.23%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 355 (20.34%) Analyst
2 308 (17.65%) Developer
3 150 (8.60%) Architect
4 139 (7.97%) Business Analyst
5 132 (7.56%) Project Manager
6 105 (6.02%) Consultant
7 75 (4.30%) .NET Developer
8 70 (4.01%) IT Manager
9 68 (3.90%) Senior Developer
10 65 (3.72%) Senior Analyst
10 65 (3.72%) Software Developer
11 55 (3.15%) C# Developer
12 49 (2.81%) Network Engineer
13 48 (2.75%) SQL Developer
14 46 (2.64%) C# .NET Developer
15 42 (2.41%) Service Manager
16 40 (2.29%) Tester
17 37 (2.12%) Solutions Architect
18 36 (2.06%) Cisco Engineer
18 36 (2.06%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (14.50%) .NET
2 115 (6.59%) CSS
2 115 (6.59%) HTML
3 100 (5.73%) Web Services
4 93 (5.33%) ASP.NET
5 57 (3.27%) jQuery
6 54 (3.09%) XML
7 53 (3.04%) .NET Framework
7 53 (3.04%) RESTful
8 52 (2.98%) SOAP
9 46 (2.64%) WPF
10 45 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 43 (2.46%) WCF
12 31 (1.78%) Entity Framework
12 31 (1.78%) Spring
13 27 (1.55%) HTML5
14 26 (1.49%) AngularJS
15 24 (1.38%) LINQ
15 24 (1.38%) WF
16 23 (1.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 150 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (5.10%) Management Information System
3 63 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
4 44 (2.52%) User Experience
5 31 (1.78%) Computer Science
6 28 (1.60%) Virtual Team
7 25 (1.43%) Data Centre
8 24 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
9 19 (1.09%) Fintech
9 19 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
10 16 (0.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 13 (0.74%) Mainframe
12 11 (0.63%) Credit Risk
12 11 (0.63%) PKI
13 10 (0.57%) Clustering
13 10 (0.57%) Data Structures
13 10 (0.57%) Mobile App
14 8 (0.46%) Social Media
15 7 (0.40%) Driving Licence
16 6 (0.34%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 144 (8.25%) Windows
2 99 (5.67%) Linux
3 57 (3.27%) Windows Server
4 35 (2.01%) Unix
5 33 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (0.86%) Windows 7
7 10 (0.57%) Android
7 10 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.46%) Windows 10
10 7 (0.40%) AIX
11 6 (0.34%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.29%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.23%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.11%) CentOS
14 2 (0.11%) HPUX
14 2 (0.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.057%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.057%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.057%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 600 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (14.61%) ITIL
3 238 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 206 (11.81%) Scrum
5 167 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
6 161 (9.23%) Project Management
7 137 (7.85%) Test Automation
8 128 (7.34%) SDLC
9 104 (5.96%) MVC
10 98 (5.62%) DevOps
11 96 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 95 (5.44%) Continuous Integration
13 92 (5.27%) Mentoring
13 92 (5.27%) PRINCE2
14 91 (5.21%) TDD
15 89 (5.10%) Waterfall
16 86 (4.93%) Coaching
17 85 (4.87%) Problem Management
17 85 (4.87%) Service Delivery
17 85 (4.87%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 377 (21.60%) SQL
2 230 (13.18%) C#
3 159 (9.11%) JavaScript
4 126 (7.22%) Java
5 101 (5.79%) T-SQL
6 71 (4.07%) PL/SQL
7 70 (4.01%) Python
8 50 (2.87%) Shell Script
9 43 (2.46%) C++
10 40 (2.29%) PHP
11 35 (2.01%) Ruby
12 24 (1.38%) C
13 22 (1.26%) Bash Shell
13 22 (1.26%) VBA
14 21 (1.20%) PowerShell
15 17 (0.97%) Scala
16 15 (0.86%) R
17 8 (0.46%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.40%) MATLAB
19 6 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 126 (7.22%) Degree
2 50 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (2.46%) CCNA
4 42 (2.41%) CCNP
4 42 (2.41%) CISSP
5 38 (2.18%) CCIE
6 32 (1.83%) CISM
7 28 (1.60%) ISEB
8 27 (1.55%) CCDA
8 27 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
10 22 (1.26%) Security Cleared
11 19 (1.09%) SC Cleared
12 17 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
13 16 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 15 (0.86%) ISTQB
14 15 (0.86%) MCSE
15 14 (0.80%) CISA
15 14 (0.80%) PMP
16 12 (0.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 56 (3.21%) GDPR
3 47 (2.69%) PCI DSS
3 47 (2.69%) QA
4 36 (2.06%) PMO
5 33 (1.89%) SLA
6 12 (0.69%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.40%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
8 6 (0.34%) ISO 31000
8 6 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 4 (0.23%) COBIT
9 4 (0.23%) NIST 800
10 2 (0.11%) P3O
11 1 (0.057%) Basel III
11 1 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.057%) NEBOSH
11 1 (0.057%) PSD2
11 1 (0.057%) UCITS
System Software
1 61 (3.50%) Active Directory
2 53 (3.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (0.92%) vSphere
4 8 (0.46%) Docker
5 4 (0.23%) XenApp
5 4 (0.23%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.17%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.11%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.057%) Firmware
8 1 (0.057%) iptables
8 1 (0.057%) NDS
8 1 (0.057%) NFS
8 1 (0.057%) RACF
Systems Management
1 31 (1.78%) SCCM
2 29 (1.66%) Puppet
3 26 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (1.03%) SCOM
5 16 (0.92%) Cobbler
5 16 (0.92%) Nessus
5 16 (0.92%) Tivoli
6 15 (0.86%) vCenter Server
7 8 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
7 8 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
8 6 (0.34%) Ansible
8 6 (0.34%) Cisco UCCE
8 6 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
9 5 (0.29%) AirWatch
9 5 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.29%) Kubernetes
10 4 (0.23%) Aspera SmartTrack
10 4 (0.23%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (0.17%) Rancher
Vendors
1 304 (17.42%) Microsoft
2 131 (7.51%) Oracle
3 113 (6.48%) VMware
4 89 (5.10%) Cisco
5 56 (3.21%) SAP
6 51 (2.92%) Twitter
7 44 (2.52%) Verint
8 43 (2.46%) Google
9 41 (2.35%) Avaya
9 41 (2.35%) Tableau
10 40 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
11 38 (2.18%) Genesys
12 36 (2.06%) Red Hat
13 21 (1.20%) Hitachi
14 20 (1.15%) HP
15 17 (0.97%) CheckPoint
16 16 (0.92%) Juniper
16 16 (0.92%) NetApp
16 16 (0.92%) Qualys
17 15 (0.86%) EnterpriseDB