The table below looks at the statistics for ACCA in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ACCA over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 233 231 208
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -23
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 14 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.049% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.81% 0.19% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £48,600 £34,375 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.38% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £48,800 £48,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+0.61% -7.61%
ACCA
England

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

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1728 1592 1495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.57% 25.96% 28.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1361 1228 1260
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ACCA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

ACCA Salary Trend in the South West

ACCA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 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
Bristol - 12 £48,600 -
Devon -1 2 - -
ACCA
England

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 14 (73.68%) Banking
2 12 (63.16%) Retail
2 12 (63.16%) CISA
2 12 (63.16%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
3 6 (31.58%) CISM
3 6 (31.58%) Matrix Management
4 5 (26.32%) Investment Banking
5 4 (21.05%) CIMA
6 3 (15.79%) SAP SD
6 3 (15.79%) SAP FI
6 3 (15.79%) SAP PS
6 3 (15.79%) SAP
6 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (15.79%) SAP CO
6 3 (15.79%) SAP FI-AP
6 3 (15.79%) SAP FI-AR
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
6 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
7 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (5.26%) Practice Management
8 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.26%) CCA
8 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
8 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
8 1 (5.26%) QiCA
8 1 (5.26%) QMS

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SAP SD
1 3 (15.79%) SAP FI
1 3 (15.79%) SAP PS
1 3 (15.79%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (15.79%) SAP CO
1 3 (15.79%) SAP FI-AP
1 3 (15.79%) SAP FI-AR
General
1 14 (73.68%) Banking
2 12 (63.16%) Retail
2 12 (63.16%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) Investment Banking
4 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
5 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
6 1 (5.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Head of Technology
2 5 (26.32%) Chief Information Officer
2 5 (26.32%) Head of Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Management Accountant
6 1 (5.26%) IT Assistant
6 1 (5.26%) Head of Infrastructure
6 1 (5.26%) Head of Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Audit Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Risk Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Manager
6 1 (5.26%) IT Audit Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Auditor
6 1 (5.26%) Internal Auditor
6 1 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
1 6 (31.58%) Matrix Management
2 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
2 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (5.26%) Business Development
3 1 (5.26%) Practice Management
3 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) QMS
3 1 (5.26%) Cyber Security
3 1 (5.26%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) CISA
2 6 (31.58%) CISM
3 4 (21.05%) CIMA
4 1 (5.26%) CCA
4 1 (5.26%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) SAP
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft