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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Rank 313 315 310
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing GAAP 1 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.072% 0.054%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.088% 0.63% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 6
Average salary £48,000 £70,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% +21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £70,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-53.57% +27.27%
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
1133 1267 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.89% 11.33% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1078 940
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) ACCA
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) COSO
4 2 (33.33%) AICPA
4 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (33.33%) Ericsson
4 2 (33.33%) Nokia
4 2 (33.33%) Siemens
4 2 (33.33%) Apple
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) SAS

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) Essbase
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Oracle Analyst Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Oracle Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ACCA
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (33.33%) COSO
1 2 (33.33%) AICPA
2 1 (16.67%) Basel III
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Nokia
1 2 (33.33%) Siemens
1 2 (33.33%) Apple
1 2 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 2 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 1 (16.67%) Hyperion
2 1 (16.67%) Capita
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
2 1 (16.67%) SAP