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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 158 164 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 14 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.027% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.54% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £48,600 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,600 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.20% -3.00%
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
910 912 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.29% 24.66% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 639 572 509
Average salary £42,116 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 August 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 - 13 £48,600 -
Glasgow 0 1 £37,500 -16.66% 1
ACCA
UK

ACCA
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 13 (92.86%) CISA
2 11 (78.57%) Banking
2 11 (78.57%) Retail
3 8 (57.14%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) CISM
4 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 6 (42.86%) Matrix Management
5 5 (35.71%) Investment Banking
6 3 (21.43%) CIMA
7 2 (14.29%) QiCA
7 2 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security
7 2 (14.29%) Coaching
7 2 (14.29%) Practice Management
7 2 (14.29%) Business Development
8 1 (7.14%) Degree
8 1 (7.14%) CIPFA
8 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

General
1 11 (78.57%) Banking
1 11 (78.57%) Retail
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Head of Technology
2 5 (35.71%) Head of Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Chief Information Officer
3 2 (14.29%) Audit Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Audit Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Risk Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Assistant
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
1 6 (42.86%) Matrix Management
2 2 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security
2 2 (14.29%) Coaching
2 2 (14.29%) Practice Management
2 2 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) CISA
2 6 (42.86%) CISM
3 3 (21.43%) CIMA
4 2 (14.29%) QiCA
5 1 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) CIPFA
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + On application
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago