The first table below looks at the demand for CIMA in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CIMA over the 3 months to 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Rank 255 252 237
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing CIMA 2 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.028% 0.053% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.22% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 10
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1722 1838 1720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.73% 24.48% 24.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1347 1509 1472
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CIMA
England

CIMA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

CIMA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CIMA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

CIMA Salary Trend in the North West

CIMA
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 CIMA within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -3 2 £32,500 -31.57%
CIMA
England

CIMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing CIMA 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 CIMA.

1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) ACCA
3 5 (62.50%) ERP
4 3 (37.50%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) Retail
6 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) CISA
6 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (12.50%) VBScript
6 1 (12.50%) VB
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) Retek
6 1 (12.50%) Pegasus
6 1 (12.50%) Sage
6 1 (12.50%) EAM

CIMA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing CIMA 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 CIMA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Business One
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Sage 300 ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Accountant
3 2 (25.00%) Navision Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) IT Risk Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Audit Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) EAM
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) ACCA
2 1 (12.50%) CISA
2 1 (12.50%) CRISC
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Retek
2 1 (12.50%) Pegasus
2 1 (12.50%) Sage
2 1 (12.50%) SYSPRO