The table below looks at the statistics for ACCA in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ACCA 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 Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 184 178 168
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 3 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.073% 0.12% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.55% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 11
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +11.11%
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 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%

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ACCA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

ACCA Salary Trend in Manchester

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 11 (84.62%) CIMA
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Project Management
3 6 (46.15%) VB
3 6 (46.15%) ERP
3 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) SYSPRO
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) VBScript
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
5 3 (23.08%) SAP
5 3 (23.08%) General Ledger
6 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (15.38%) Retail
6 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
6 2 (15.38%) Billing
6 2 (15.38%) AAT
6 2 (15.38%) Time Management
6 2 (15.38%) Cash Management
6 2 (15.38%) MS Office
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

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

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (15.38%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
2 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (7.69%) SAP BPC
2 1 (7.69%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) General Ledger
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 2 (15.38%) Billing
3 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (15.38%) Advertising
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) PeopleSoft Support
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Development Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Accountant
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Governance Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) SAP BPC Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior SAP BPC Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Compliance Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) XML
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) ERP
2 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 2 (15.38%) Cash Management
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) E-Procurement
5 1 (7.69%) Benchmarking
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) VB
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) CIMA
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) AAT
3 2 (15.38%) CISSP
3 2 (15.38%) CISA
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) SYSPRO
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (7.69%) Business Objects
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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