The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 232 243 224
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 13 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.028% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.80% 0.12% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 17
Average salary £43,000 - £41,250
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.61% +10.52%
Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1629 1669 1876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.89% 23.00% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1254 1400 1612
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ACCA
England

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ACCA across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

ACCA Salary Histogram 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 25 July 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 +1 7 £46,250 - 5
Cheshire - 4 £43,000 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £42,500 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £47,500 - 3
ACCA
England

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 16 (88.89%) Finance
2 15 (83.33%) CIMA
3 9 (50.00%) Project Management
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) ERP
5 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 6 (33.33%) VB
5 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 5 (27.78%) AAT
7 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 4 (22.22%) SYSPRO
7 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
7 4 (22.22%) .NET
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) VBScript
7 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) XML
7 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Advertising
7 4 (22.22%) Retail
8 3 (16.67%) General Ledger
8 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
8 3 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (16.67%) Marketing
8 3 (16.67%) SAP
8 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 2 (11.11%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 2 (11.11%) MS Office
9 2 (11.11%) ITIL

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (11.11%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 2 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (5.56%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (88.89%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Advertising
2 4 (22.22%) Retail
3 3 (16.67%) General Ledger
3 3 (16.67%) Marketing
3 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (11.11%) Billing
5 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Accountant
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) PeopleSoft Support
3 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.56%) Governance Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SAP BPC Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior SAP BPC Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Compliance Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) ERP
3 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.11%) E-Procurement
5 2 (11.11%) Cash Management
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.56%) Benchmarking
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) VB
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) CIMA
2 5 (27.78%) AAT
3 4 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) CISA
4 2 (11.11%) CISSP
5 1 (5.56%) PMP
5 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (5.56%) MBA
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) SYSPRO
3 3 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (5.56%) CA
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £130,000 to £160,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fresh AX Rollout
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: 14 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago