The table below looks at the statistics for ACCA in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ACCA over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 245 240 237
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 6 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.082% 0.057% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.25% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 16
Average salary £45,250 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.47% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £42,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +11.11%
ACCA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1687 1595 1925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.02% 22.83% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1287 1349 1629
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ACCA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

ACCA Salary Trend in the North West

ACCA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Manchester -4 3 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Cheshire - 2 £42,750 -
Merseyside - 1 £47,500 - 4
ACCA
England

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 16 (84.21%) CIMA
3 9 (47.37%) Project Management
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) ERP
5 6 (31.58%) VB
5 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
5 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 5 (26.32%) AAT
7 4 (21.05%) Degree
7 4 (21.05%) SYSPRO
7 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
7 4 (21.05%) .NET
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) VBScript
7 4 (21.05%) Windows
7 4 (21.05%) SAP
7 4 (21.05%) XML
7 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Retail
7 4 (21.05%) General Ledger
7 4 (21.05%) Advertising
8 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
8 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
8 3 (15.79%) Marketing
9 2 (10.53%) Cash Management
9 2 (10.53%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 2 (10.53%) ITIL

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (10.53%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 2 (10.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (5.26%) SAP FI
3 1 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (5.26%) SAP CO
3 1 (5.26%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (5.26%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (5.26%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Advertising
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) General Ledger
3 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.53%) Billing
5 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Systems Accountant
3 2 (10.53%) PeopleSoft Support
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
3 2 (10.53%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (10.53%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.26%) Governance Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) SAP BPC Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Senior SAP BPC Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Compliance Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
1 4 (21.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Project Management
2 8 (42.11%) ERP
3 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Time Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.53%) E-Procurement
5 2 (10.53%) Cash Management
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.26%) Benchmarking
6 1 (5.26%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Data Mapping
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) VB
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) CIMA
2 5 (26.32%) AAT
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) CISA
4 2 (10.53%) CISSP
5 1 (5.26%) PMP
5 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
5 1 (5.26%) MBA
5 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) SYSPRO
2 4 (21.05%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.26%) CA
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