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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank - - 160
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.096%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £48,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.63% -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
815 910 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.16% 23.01% 28.34%
Number of salaries quoted 510 595 510
Average salary £42,926 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £23,903
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 6 (100.00%) CIMA
2 5 (83.33%) General Ledger
2 5 (83.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (83.33%) SAP CO
2 5 (83.33%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) CCA
2 5 (83.33%) SAP SD
2 5 (83.33%) SAP R/3
2 5 (83.33%) SAP FI
2 5 (83.33%) FMCG
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
3 1 (16.67%) Solvency II
3 1 (16.67%) Markit EDM
3 1 (16.67%) AIFMD
3 1 (16.67%) Charles River
3 1 (16.67%) Fidessa
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Finance

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 5 (83.33%) SAP SD
1 5 (83.33%) SAP R/3
1 5 (83.33%) SAP FI
1 5 (83.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (83.33%) SAP CO
2 1 (16.67%) Markit EDM
General
1 5 (83.33%) General Ledger
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Business Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Business Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) SAP Business Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) FMCG
2 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CIMA
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Solvency II
1 1 (16.67%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Fidessa
2 1 (16.67%) Charles River