The table below looks at the statistics for ACCA in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ACCA over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 151 175 162
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -13
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 11 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.027% 0.061%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.30% 0.12% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £45,000 £69,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.25%
UK excluding London average salary £48,600 £48,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+0.20% -7.61%
ACCA
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
849 852 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.82% 23.16% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 591 561 536
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ACCA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

ACCA Salary Trend in Scotland

ACCA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Edinburgh - 11 - -
ACCA
UK

ACCA
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (91.67%) CISA
1 11 (91.67%) Banking
1 11 (91.67%) Retail
2 6 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 6 (50.00%) CISM
2 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (8.33%) FMCG
4 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
4 1 (8.33%) CIMA
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) CCA
4 1 (8.33%) SAP SD
4 1 (8.33%) SAP R/3
4 1 (8.33%) SAP FI

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP SD
1 1 (8.33%) SAP R/3
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
General
1 11 (91.67%) Banking
1 11 (91.67%) Retail
2 5 (41.67%) Investment Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Head of Technology
2 5 (41.67%) Chief Information Officer
2 5 (41.67%) Head of Testing
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) CISA
2 6 (50.00%) CISM
3 1 (8.33%) CIMA
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) CCA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) SAP