Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1,732 1,738 2,131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.79% 17.34% 19.01%
As % of the General category 55.53% 53.71% 54.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,408 1,407 1,963
Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,450 £29,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +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 3,119 3,236 3,912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 35.63% 32.28% 34.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2,497 2,613 3,179
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £24,125
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +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 25 September 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 25 September 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 1,166 £46,000 +2.22% 127
North Yorkshire +10 284 £50,000 +25.00% 25
South Yorkshire +3 245 £43,750 +7.36% 67
East Yorkshire -3 9 £37,500 +7.14% 11
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 604 (34.87%) Agile Software Development
2 446 (25.75%) SQL
3 352 (20.32%) Microsoft
4 279 (16.11%) C#
5 249 (14.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 247 (14.26%) Retail
6 247 (14.26%) .NET
7 239 (13.80%) Java
8 223 (12.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 211 (12.18%) JavaScript
10 198 (11.43%) DevOps
11 190 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
12 185 (10.68%) Amazon AWS
13 181 (10.45%) Project Management
14 180 (10.39%) ITIL
15 170 (9.82%) Windows
15 170 (9.82%) Problem-Solving
16 167 (9.64%) SQL Server
17 158 (9.12%) Scrum
18 157 (9.06%) Degree
19 152 (8.78%) Business Intelligence
20 143 (8.26%) Test Automation
20 143 (8.26%) Mentoring
21 131 (7.56%) Software Engineering
22 126 (7.27%) Oracle
23 125 (7.22%) Python
24 123 (7.10%) TDD
25 121 (6.99%) ASP.NET
26 115 (6.64%) Web Services
27 114 (6.58%) QA

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 38 (2.19%) SharePoint
2 34 (1.96%) SAS
3 26 (1.50%) Tomcat
4 22 (1.27%) Apache
5 21 (1.21%) Confluence
6 20 (1.15%) CMS
6 20 (1.15%) JBoss
7 14 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (0.81%) MS Exchange
8 13 (0.75%) IIS
9 12 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
10 11 (0.64%) Skype for Business
11 10 (0.58%) Apache Spark
12 9 (0.52%) Apache Solr
12 9 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
14 6 (0.35%) OpenEdge
14 6 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 106 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 96 (5.54%) Microsoft Office
3 29 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
5 16 (0.92%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.52%) Chatbot
7 7 (0.40%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.23%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.058%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.058%) InVision
11 1 (0.058%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 42 (2.42%) Dynamics AX
2 24 (1.39%) NetSuite
3 19 (1.10%) SAP FI
4 18 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 18 (1.04%) SAP Business One
4 18 (1.04%) SAP CO
4 18 (1.04%) SAP FI/CO
5 15 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
5 15 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
6 10 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
7 9 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
7 9 (0.52%) SAP MM
8 8 (0.46%) Sage 200
9 7 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
10 6 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (0.29%) assyst
11 5 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
11 5 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
11 5 (0.29%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 249 (14.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 185 (10.68%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (2.89%) SaaS
4 40 (2.31%) Office 365
5 37 (2.14%) Dynamics 365
5 37 (2.14%) IaaS
6 31 (1.79%) PaaS
7 15 (0.87%) FinancialForce
8 10 (0.58%) G Suite
8 10 (0.58%) Slack
9 9 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.29%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.17%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.12%) Azure Data Factory
12 2 (0.12%) GitHub
12 2 (0.12%) Sage Pay
12 2 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.058%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 61 (3.52%) Firewall
2 47 (2.71%) DNS
3 38 (2.19%) Network Security
4 33 (1.91%) SAN
5 25 (1.44%) TCP/IP
6 24 (1.39%) WAN
7 19 (1.10%) DHCP
8 17 (0.98%) Internet
9 16 (0.92%) LAN
10 15 (0.87%) NAS
11 14 (0.81%) Wireless
12 13 (0.75%) Fibre Channel
12 13 (0.75%) OSPF
13 12 (0.69%) MPLS
14 10 (0.58%) NetScaler
14 10 (0.58%) VPN
15 9 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (0.52%) Cisco Nexus
16 8 (0.46%) BGP
16 8 (0.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 98 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
3 66 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 60 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 48 (2.77%) Relational Database
6 36 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 30 (1.73%) RDBMS
8 28 (1.62%) Power BI
9 25 (1.44%) Big Data
9 25 (1.44%) NoSQL
10 24 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
10 24 (1.39%) MySQL
11 16 (0.92%) Oracle Database
12 15 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
13 14 (0.81%) Hadoop
13 14 (0.81%) Oracle ODI
13 14 (0.81%) SAP Data Services
14 12 (0.69%) Base SAS
14 12 (0.69%) QlikView
15 11 (0.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 75 (4.33%) Git (software)
2 71 (4.10%) JIRA
3 58 (3.35%) Selenium
4 36 (2.08%) SpecFlow
5 34 (1.96%) Jenkins
6 31 (1.79%) Cucumber
6 31 (1.79%) ERwin
7 29 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 23 (1.33%) Bitbucket
8 23 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
9 22 (1.27%) NUnit
10 21 (1.21%) Subversion
11 18 (1.04%) MSTest
12 15 (0.87%) Visual Studio
13 14 (0.81%) PowerDesigner
14 13 (0.75%) SoapUI
15 12 (0.69%) JMeter
15 12 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (0.64%) Appium
16 11 (0.64%) Oracle APEX
General
1 247 (14.26%) Retail
2 98 (5.66%) Banking
3 65 (3.75%) Marketing
4 50 (2.89%) Manufacturing
5 46 (2.66%) Financial Institution
6 30 (1.73%) Legal
6 30 (1.73%) Telecoms
7 28 (1.62%) Back Office
8 26 (1.50%) Advertising
9 21 (1.21%) Law
10 13 (0.75%) Local Government
11 12 (0.69%) Games
11 12 (0.69%) Retail Banking
12 11 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.40%) Electronics
14 4 (0.23%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.12%) French Language
15 2 (0.12%) Online Betting
15 2 (0.12%) Swedish Language
16 1 (0.058%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 362 (20.90%) Developer
2 339 (19.57%) Analyst
3 110 (6.35%) Business Analyst
4 105 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 91 (5.25%) Architect
6 90 (5.20%) .NET Developer
7 84 (4.85%) Senior Developer
8 81 (4.68%) C# Developer
9 76 (4.39%) Consultant
10 75 (4.33%) IT Manager
11 74 (4.27%) Java Developer
12 67 (3.87%) DevOps Engineer
13 61 (3.52%) Senior Analyst
14 54 (3.12%) Software Developer
15 49 (2.83%) Applications Support
16 46 (2.66%) C# .NET Developer
17 41 (2.37%) AWS Developer
17 41 (2.37%) Platform Engineer
18 40 (2.31%) Administrator
19 38 (2.19%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (14.26%) .NET
2 121 (6.99%) ASP.NET
3 115 (6.64%) Web Services
4 108 (6.24%) HTML
5 106 (6.12%) CSS
6 78 (4.50%) Spring
7 77 (4.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 77 (4.45%) jQuery
8 47 (2.71%) .NET Framework
8 47 (2.71%) SOAP
9 45 (2.60%) RESTful
10 44 (2.54%) XML
11 40 (2.31%) HTML5
12 36 (2.08%) Node.js
13 35 (2.02%) Middleware
13 35 (2.02%) REST
14 34 (1.96%) Hibernate
15 33 (1.91%) AngularJS
16 30 (1.73%) Entity Framework
17 28 (1.62%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 190 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 70 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
4 59 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
5 50 (2.89%) Data Centre
6 46 (2.66%) Fintech
7 45 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
8 44 (2.54%) User Experience
9 35 (2.02%) Computer Science
10 32 (1.85%) Mobile App
11 24 (1.39%) NHS
11 24 (1.39%) Virtual Team
12 20 (1.15%) Driving Licence
13 18 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 13 (0.75%) Clustering
14 13 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
15 9 (0.52%) PMI
15 9 (0.52%) Xbox
16 8 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
16 8 (0.46%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 170 (9.82%) Windows
2 84 (4.85%) Linux
3 68 (3.93%) Windows Server
4 54 (3.12%) Android
5 45 (2.60%) Unix
6 33 (1.91%) Apple iOS
7 21 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (0.69%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.46%) AIX
12 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.12%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.058%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.058%) SUSE
14 1 (0.058%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.058%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 604 (34.87%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (12.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 198 (11.43%) DevOps
4 181 (10.45%) Project Management
5 180 (10.39%) ITIL
6 170 (9.82%) Problem-Solving
7 158 (9.12%) Scrum
8 152 (8.78%) Business Intelligence
9 143 (8.26%) Mentoring
9 143 (8.26%) Test Automation
10 131 (7.56%) Software Engineering
11 123 (7.10%) TDD
12 113 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
13 110 (6.35%) MVC
14 103 (5.95%) SDLC
15 102 (5.89%) ERP
16 97 (5.60%) Service Management
16 97 (5.60%) Waterfall
17 93 (5.37%) Process Improvement
18 92 (5.31%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 446 (25.75%) SQL
2 279 (16.11%) C#
3 239 (13.80%) Java
4 211 (12.18%) JavaScript
5 125 (7.22%) Python
6 87 (5.02%) T-SQL
7 74 (4.27%) PHP
8 71 (4.10%) PowerShell
9 59 (3.41%) C++
10 56 (3.23%) Bash Shell
11 42 (2.42%) PL/SQL
12 41 (2.37%) C
13 39 (2.25%) Ruby
14 34 (1.96%) Shell Script
15 30 (1.73%) VBA
16 20 (1.15%) Scala
17 19 (1.10%) Perl
17 19 (1.10%) VB
18 18 (1.04%) Objective-C
19 16 (0.92%) R
Qualifications
1 157 (9.06%) Degree
2 34 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (1.79%) CISSP
4 27 (1.56%) CISM
5 24 (1.39%) ISEB
6 19 (1.10%) CISA
6 19 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 18 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
8 17 (0.98%) ISTQB
9 15 (0.87%) MCSE
9 15 (0.87%) PMI Certification
10 12 (0.69%) CCNP
11 11 (0.64%) ACCA
11 11 (0.64%) CIMA
11 11 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.52%) CCNA
12 9 (0.52%) CRISC
13 8 (0.46%) CCIE
13 8 (0.46%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (6.58%) QA
2 92 (5.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 67 (3.87%) PCI DSS
4 66 (3.81%) SLA
5 41 (2.37%) PMO
6 35 (2.02%) GDPR
7 32 (1.85%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.46%) COBIT
9 7 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
9 7 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 4 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.17%) P3O
11 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.12%) PMBOK
13 1 (0.058%) Actionable Recommendations
13 1 (0.058%) COSO
13 1 (0.058%) GLP
13 1 (0.058%) GMP
13 1 (0.058%) PSD2
System Software
1 98 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 54 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (2.54%) Docker
4 14 (0.81%) vSphere
5 13 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (0.64%) Firmware
7 9 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (0.52%) XenApp
8 7 (0.40%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.17%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.12%) KVM
11 2 (0.12%) Varnish
11 2 (0.12%) Xen
12 1 (0.058%) Gluster
12 1 (0.058%) GlusterFS
12 1 (0.058%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 58 (3.35%) Puppet
2 38 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (2.02%) Ansible
4 26 (1.50%) SCCM
5 25 (1.44%) Kubernetes
6 21 (1.21%) Terraform
7 19 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
8 17 (0.98%) Cobbler
8 17 (0.98%) Tivoli
9 15 (0.87%) Docker Swarm
10 14 (0.81%) vCenter Server
11 10 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
12 9 (0.52%) NetBackup
13 8 (0.46%) Mesos
14 7 (0.40%) Rancher
14 7 (0.40%) WSUS
15 5 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
15 5 (0.29%) XenMobile
16 4 (0.23%) AirWatch
16 4 (0.23%) Aspera SmartTrack
Vendors
1 352 (20.32%) Microsoft
2 126 (7.27%) Oracle
3 101 (5.83%) VMware
4 77 (4.45%) SAP
5 58 (3.35%) Xamarin
6 43 (2.48%) Google
7 42 (2.42%) Cisco
7 42 (2.42%) Tableau
8 37 (2.14%) IBM
9 32 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
10 30 (1.73%) Citrix
11 26 (1.50%) Twitter
12 24 (1.39%) Sage
13 20 (1.15%) HP
14 19 (1.10%) Infor
15 18 (1.04%) McAfee
16 17 (0.98%) EnterpriseDB
17 15 (0.87%) Dell
17 15 (0.87%) Epicor
18 14 (0.81%) Trillium