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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 180 185 193
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 1 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.028% 0.12% 0.096%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.096% 0.56% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £36,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.15%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -
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
1044 885 1083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 28.86% 22.04% 25.94%
Number of salaries quoted 823 730 925
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 April 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) ERP
4 9 (60.00%) CIMA
5 6 (40.00%) Workflow
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) Agresso
6 5 (33.33%) AAT
7 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
7 4 (26.67%) Advertising
7 4 (26.67%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (6.67%) Legal
8 1 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
8 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Time Management
8 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
8 1 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
8 1 (6.67%) SAP FSCM
8 1 (6.67%) Financial Analysis
8 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (6.67%) SAP CO
8 1 (6.67%) Banking
8 1 (6.67%) Supply Chain Management
8 1 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (6.67%) Sage
8 1 (6.67%) SAP FI
8 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
8 1 (6.67%) MS Office
8 1 (6.67%) SAP

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Agresso
2 4 (26.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (6.67%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (6.67%) SAP FI
3 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (6.67%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (26.67%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Systems Accountant
2 2 (13.33%) PMO Lead
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ERP
2 6 (40.00%) Workflow
3 1 (6.67%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CIMA
2 5 (33.33%) AAT
3 1 (6.67%) CCA
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Sage
2 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
2 1 (6.67%) SAP