The table below looks at the statistics for ACCA in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ACCA over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 125 - 137
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.052% - 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £23,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
ACCA
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
459 416 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.89% 26.15% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 349 335 493
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ACCA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

ACCA Salary Trend in Cheshire

ACCA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) CIMA
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) AAT
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) PMP
4 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CA
4 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) MBA
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CIMA
2 2 (50.00%) AAT
3 1 (25.00%) MBA
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP