The table below looks at the statistics for GAAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAAP over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Rank 848 817 872
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +55
Permanent jobs citing GAAP 23 34 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.034% 0.006%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.20% 0.33% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 7
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -43.58%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-44.00% -3.84%
GAAP
UK

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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11338 10198 11794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.64% 10.25% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8807 8077 9776
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,983
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

GAAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GAAP Jobs Demand Trend in England

GAAP
Salary Trend in England

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

GAAP Salary Trend in England

GAAP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAAP across the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

GAAP Salary Histogram in England

GAAP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAAP within the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -12 23 £52,500 -4.54% 3
GAAP
UK

GAAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 32 (94.12%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Degree
3 9 (26.47%) QA
3 9 (26.47%) Banking
3 9 (26.47%) Oracle
3 9 (26.47%) ACCA
4 8 (23.53%) Project Management
4 8 (23.53%) CIMA
5 7 (20.59%) Asset Management
5 7 (20.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (20.59%) SAP
5 7 (20.59%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (20.59%) Performance Management
6 6 (17.65%) Wealth Management
6 6 (17.65%) Cognos
6 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (17.65%) OLAP
6 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (17.65%) IBM
6 6 (17.65%) Billing
6 6 (17.65%) Applix
6 6 (17.65%) Cognos TM1
7 5 (14.71%) ATM
7 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
7 5 (14.71%) Windows
7 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (11.76%) Solvency II
8 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (8.82%) Legal
9 3 (8.82%) Risk Management

GAAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (17.65%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (2.94%) SAP FI
4 1 (2.94%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) ATM
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (17.65%) OLAP
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.94%) SAP BW
General
1 32 (94.12%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Banking
3 6 (17.65%) Billing
4 3 (8.82%) Legal
5 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.94%) French Language
5 1 (2.94%) German Language
5 1 (2.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Test Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Manual Test Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) QA Test Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) QA Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Services Director
6 2 (5.88%) Professional Services Director
6 2 (5.88%) Management Accountant
7 1 (2.94%) Internal Auditor
7 1 (2.94%) Auditor
7 1 (2.94%) SAP Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.94%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) COM
1 1 (2.94%) XBRL
1 1 (2.94%) iXBRL
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Economics
4 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Project Management
2 7 (20.59%) Asset Management
2 7 (20.59%) Performance Management
3 6 (17.65%) Wealth Management
3 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.88%) Manual Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Business Development
6 2 (5.88%) Analytics
6 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Data Management
7 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.94%) BPR
7 1 (2.94%) Workflow
7 1 (2.94%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (2.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
2 9 (26.47%) ACCA
3 8 (23.53%) CIMA
4 2 (5.88%) ISEB
4 2 (5.88%) CISA
5 1 (2.94%) CCAB
5 1 (2.94%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) QA
2 7 (20.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (11.76%) Solvency II
4 3 (8.82%) Basel II
5 2 (5.88%) COSO
6 1 (2.94%) COREP
6 1 (2.94%) FINREP
6 1 (2.94%) Basel III
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) SAP
3 6 (17.65%) Cognos
3 6 (17.65%) IBM
3 6 (17.65%) Applix
4 2 (5.88%) Cognizant
4 2 (5.88%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.94%) ReadSoft
5 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) CA
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, incentives
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Level 3
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Cobham
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago