The table below looks at the statistics for AAT in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AAT over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT)
Rank 186 179 175
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing AAT 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.024% 0.100% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.44% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -26.08%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £49,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-34.69% +30.66%
AAT
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 Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
960 912 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.39% 22.75% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 735 803 738
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

AAT
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

AAT Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

AAT
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

AAT Salary Trend in Manchester

AAT
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing AAT 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 AAT.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) ACCA
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) CIMA
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) CCAB
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agresso
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

AAT
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing AAT 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 AAT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (33.33%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Accountant
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ACCA
1 2 (66.67%) CIMA
2 1 (33.33%) CCAB
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft