The table below looks at the statistics for AAT in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AAT 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 Accounting Technicians (AAT)
Rank 832 874 861
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -13
Permanent jobs citing AAT 60 55 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.047% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.17% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 50 52 19
Average salary £55,000 £40,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.80% -19.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £24,500 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,250 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £32,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -34.69%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29867 31754 29655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.27% 27.14% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23809 24862 23887
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

AAT
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AAT within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

AAT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AAT
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AAT within the UK.

AAT Salary Trend in the UK

AAT
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AAT over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

AAT Salary Histogram in the UK

AAT
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AAT within the UK 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
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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
England +25 59 £55,000 +29.41% 1
East Midlands +19 19 £60,000 +20.00%
London +24 18 £55,000 +29.41%
Berkshire +5 15 £24,500 -18.33%
South East 0 15 £24,500 -20.96%
Slough -9 6 £27,250 -14.84%
Reading - 5 £20,250 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £32,278 -
Leeds - 2 £32,278 -
Yorkshire - 2 £32,278 -
Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
East of England +5 1 £44,000 +60.00% 1
North West -8 1 £35,000 -26.31%
South West -15 1 £42,500 +86.81%
Bedfordshire - 1 £44,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £42,500 -
Swindon - 1 £42,500 -

AAT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing AAT 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 AAT.

1 82 (91.11%) Finance
2 61 (67.78%) CIMA
3 60 (66.67%) ACCA
4 41 (45.56%) ERP
5 34 (37.78%) Oracle
6 29 (32.22%) ICAEW
7 28 (31.11%) Oracle Financials
7 28 (31.11%) Oracle EBS R12
8 25 (27.78%) Oracle General Ledger
8 25 (27.78%) Oracle Payables
8 25 (27.78%) Oracle Receivables
8 25 (27.78%) Oracle Assets
8 25 (27.78%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 25 (27.78%) Oracle TCA
9 19 (21.11%) Degree
10 15 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 13 (14.44%) Project Management
12 12 (13.33%) Management Information System
13 11 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (12.22%) SQL
14 9 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (8.89%) Dynamics GP
16 7 (7.78%) Civica
17 6 (6.67%) HND
17 6 (6.67%) Legal
17 6 (6.67%) QA
18 5 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
18 5 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
18 5 (5.56%) Business Analysis

AAT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing AAT 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 AAT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.11%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.33%) MS Office
3 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.11%) Stata
4 1 (1.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (31.11%) Oracle Financials
1 28 (31.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 25 (27.78%) Oracle General Ledger
2 25 (27.78%) Oracle Payables
2 25 (27.78%) Oracle Receivables
2 25 (27.78%) Oracle Assets
2 25 (27.78%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 25 (27.78%) Oracle TCA
3 8 (8.89%) Dynamics GP
4 5 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (3.33%) Orchard Housing
5 3 (3.33%) Aareon QL
5 3 (3.33%) OPENHousing
5 3 (3.33%) MIS ActiveH
5 3 (3.33%) Northgate Housing
5 3 (3.33%) Academy Housing
5 3 (3.33%) arcHouse
5 3 (3.33%) Agresso
5 3 (3.33%) Lawson
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (3.33%) QlikView
2 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.11%) Essbase
3 1 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Eclipse
General
1 82 (91.11%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Legal
3 4 (4.44%) Retail
3 4 (4.44%) Billing
4 3 (3.33%) Publishing
5 2 (2.22%) Automotive
5 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.11%) Front Office
6 1 (1.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (42.22%) Analyst
2 22 (24.44%) Business Analyst
3 9 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 8 (8.89%) Applications Support
5 7 (7.78%) Consultant
5 7 (7.78%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (5.56%) Finance Systems Manager
6 5 (5.56%) Systems Manager
6 5 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 4 (4.44%) QA Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Systems Accountant
7 4 (4.44%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (3.33%) Product Analyst
8 3 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.33%) Products Support Analyst
8 3 (3.33%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (3.33%) Implementation Consultant
9 2 (2.22%) Business Information Analyst
9 2 (2.22%) Portfolio Analyst
9 2 (2.22%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) iXBRL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.44%) PMI
3 4 (4.44%) User Experience
4 3 (3.33%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.11%) Derivative
5 1 (1.11%) Statistics
5 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.11%) NHS
5 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.22%) UNIX
1 2 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.56%) ERP
2 13 (14.44%) Project Management
3 11 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (5.56%) ITIL
4 5 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 5 (5.56%) Line Management
5 4 (4.44%) SDLC
5 4 (4.44%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.44%) Manual Testing
5 4 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (4.44%) DNA
5 4 (4.44%) CRM
6 3 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.33%) Software Testing
7 2 (2.22%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.22%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (2.22%) CAPA
7 2 (2.22%) Coaching
7 2 (2.22%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.22%) SQL
2 2 (2.22%) VBA
3 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 61 (67.78%) CIMA
2 60 (66.67%) ACCA
3 29 (32.22%) ICAEW
4 19 (21.11%) Degree
5 6 (6.67%) HND
6 5 (5.56%) PMI Certification
7 3 (3.33%) ISTQB
8 2 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (2.22%) ISEB
8 2 (2.22%) CIPFA
9 1 (1.11%) CCAB
9 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
2 3 (3.33%) SLA
3 2 (2.22%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (37.78%) Oracle
2 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.78%) Civica
4 5 (5.56%) SAP
4 5 (5.56%) CODA
5 4 (4.44%) JD Edwards
5 4 (4.44%) Sage
5 4 (4.44%) Hyperion
5 4 (4.44%) LexisNexis
6 3 (3.33%) Aareon
6 3 (3.33%) Kypera
6 3 (3.33%) Epicor
6 3 (3.33%) Pegasus
6 3 (3.33%) Northgate
6 3 (3.33%) Infor
6 3 (3.33%) Capita
6 3 (3.33%) Orchard
6 3 (3.33%) Sun
7 2 (2.22%) Remedy
8 1 (1.11%) HP
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