The table below looks at the statistics for GAAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAAP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Rank 316 314 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing GAAP 3 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.025% 0.067% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.25% 0.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +4.16%
GAAP
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1211 1188 1342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.25% 9.91% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1012 1065 1214
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +0.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

GAAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GAAP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GAAP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GAAP
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GAAP across the City of London region.

GAAP Salary Trend in the City of London

GAAP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing GAAP 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 GAAP.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) ACCA
2 3 (75.00%) CIMA
3 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) Applix
4 1 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) Cognos
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Cash Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

GAAP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing GAAP 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 GAAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) OLAP
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Management Accountant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cash Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ACCA
1 3 (75.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Applix