The table below looks at the statistics for ACCA in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ACCA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 125 114 95
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 5 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.22% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.69% 0.79% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 15
Average salary £67,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £56,800 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,400 £72,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £48,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+23.71% -7.61%
ACCA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
721 508 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.69% 27.84% 30.17%
Number of salaries quoted 648 449 435
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,950 £31,748
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ACCA across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ACCA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ACCA across the Birmingham region.

ACCA Salary Trend in Birmingham

ACCA
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ACCA across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

ACCA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing ACCA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ACCA.

1 9 (100.00%) CIMA
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) SAP
4 4 (44.44%) SAP FI
4 4 (44.44%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (44.44%) SAP CO
4 4 (44.44%) Supply Chain Management
4 4 (44.44%) SAP FSCM
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) Business Objects
5 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (22.22%) CCA
6 2 (22.22%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) General Ledger
6 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (11.11%) Java
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) .NET
7 1 (11.11%) MS Office
7 1 (11.11%) ODBC
7 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 1 (11.11%) ERP
7 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
7 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (11.11%) IBM
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) Sun
7 1 (11.11%) ISEB

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing ACCA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ACCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SAP FI
1 4 (44.44%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (44.44%) SAP CO
1 4 (44.44%) SAP FSCM
2 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (11.11%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) General Ledger
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Accountant
3 1 (11.11%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Derivative
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Supply Chain Management
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CIMA
2 2 (22.22%) CCA
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Sun
3 1 (11.11%) CODA
3 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
3 1 (11.11%) Sage