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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT)
Rank 822 842 848
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Permanent jobs citing AAT 36 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.024% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.088% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 21
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,559 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £90,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £27,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -47.61%

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
32264 28466 29425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.19% 27.29% 28.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25732 22397 24046
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 March 2015 within the UK.

AAT Salary Histogram in the UK

AAT
Top 14 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 6 March 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
England +25 36 £52,500 +23.52% 11
South East -2 14 £32,500 - 2
Berkshire - 14 £32,500 -
East Midlands +25 9 £62,500 +186.77% 1
Nottinghamshire - 9 £62,500 -
Nottingham - 9 £62,500 -
London +6 8 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Hungerford - 6 £32,750 -
Bristol -6 3 £30,000 -3.22%
South West -25 3 £30,000 +39.53% 2
Slough - 3 £32,500 -
North West - 2 £35,000 - 2
Manchester - 2 £35,000 - 2
Reading - 1 £60,000 -

AAT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 89 (91.75%) Finance
2 70 (72.16%) ACCA
3 69 (71.13%) CIMA
4 51 (52.58%) ERP
5 46 (47.42%) Business Intelligence
6 44 (45.36%) SQL
7 43 (44.33%) Oracle
8 39 (40.21%) ICAEW
9 35 (36.08%) System Testing
10 34 (35.05%) Oracle General Ledger
10 34 (35.05%) Oracle EBS R12
10 34 (35.05%) Oracle Payables
10 34 (35.05%) Oracle Receivables
10 34 (35.05%) Oracle Assets
10 34 (35.05%) PL/SQL
10 34 (35.05%) Oracle Discoverer
10 34 (35.05%) Oracle Financials
11 22 (22.68%) Microsoft
12 15 (15.46%) Degree
13 14 (14.43%) MS Excel
14 13 (13.40%) QA
15 11 (11.34%) Dynamics AX
16 10 (10.31%) Sage
17 9 (9.28%) CRM
17 9 (9.28%) HND
18 8 (8.25%) MS Office
18 8 (8.25%) Advertising
19 7 (7.22%) Legal
19 7 (7.22%) Project Management
19 7 (7.22%) ISEB

AAT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 1 (1.03%) Drupal
Applications
1 14 (14.43%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.25%) MS Office
3 5 (5.15%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 34 (35.05%) Oracle Financials
1 34 (35.05%) Oracle General Ledger
1 34 (35.05%) Oracle EBS R12
1 34 (35.05%) Oracle Payables
1 34 (35.05%) Oracle Receivables
1 34 (35.05%) Oracle Assets
2 11 (11.34%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (4.12%) Sage 200
4 3 (3.09%) Exchequer
4 3 (3.09%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (3.09%) GoldMine
4 3 (3.09%) SAP Business One
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (2.06%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (2.06%) SAP CO
5 2 (2.06%) SAP FSCM
5 2 (2.06%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.03%) Agresso
6 1 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (1.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) Broadband
1 1 (1.03%) VoIP
1 1 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (35.05%) Oracle Discoverer
2 4 (4.12%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.09%) QlikView
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) JUnit
1 1 (1.03%) JIRA
1 1 (1.03%) Selenium
1 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.03%) Grunt
1 1 (1.03%) PhantomJS
1 1 (1.03%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (1.03%) Bower
General
1 89 (91.75%) Finance
2 8 (8.25%) Advertising
3 7 (7.22%) Retail
3 7 (7.22%) Legal
4 5 (5.15%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.06%) Automotive
6 1 (1.03%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.03%) Marketing
6 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (40.21%) Consultant
2 30 (30.93%) Analyst
3 28 (28.87%) Senior Consultant
4 23 (23.71%) Functional Consultant
4 23 (23.71%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 23 (23.71%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
4 23 (23.71%) Oracle Consultant
4 23 (23.71%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 23 (23.71%) Senior Oracle Financials Consultant
4 23 (23.71%) Senior Oracle Consultant
4 23 (23.71%) Senior Oracle Functional Consultant
4 23 (23.71%) Senior Functional Consultant
5 17 (17.53%) Business Analyst
6 11 (11.34%) Oracle Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) QA Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Systems Accountant
7 6 (6.19%) Finance Systems Manager
7 6 (6.19%) Systems Manager
7 6 (6.19%) Team Leader
8 5 (5.15%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.03%) HTML
1 1 (1.03%) CSS
1 1 (1.03%) jQuery
1 1 (1.03%) HTML5
1 1 (1.03%) CSS3
1 1 (1.03%) Sass
1 1 (1.03%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.03%) OOCSS
1 1 (1.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.03%) Statistics
3 1 (1.03%) Human Factors
3 1 (1.03%) Wiki
3 1 (1.03%) User Experience
3 1 (1.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.19%) Windows
2 2 (2.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (52.58%) ERP
2 46 (47.42%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (36.08%) System Testing
4 9 (9.28%) CRM
5 7 (7.22%) Project Management
5 7 (7.22%) Software Testing
6 6 (6.19%) Manual Testing
6 6 (6.19%) Line Management
6 6 (6.19%) Business Analysis
6 6 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.09%) Migration
7 3 (3.09%) Data Migration
8 2 (2.06%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (2.06%) CAPA
8 2 (2.06%) Product Management
8 2 (2.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.06%) ITIL
8 2 (2.06%) Workflow
9 1 (1.03%) Validation
9 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 44 (45.36%) SQL
2 34 (35.05%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.03%) C
3 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 70 (72.16%) ACCA
2 69 (71.13%) CIMA
3 39 (40.21%) ICAEW
4 15 (15.46%) Degree
5 9 (9.28%) HND
6 7 (7.22%) ISEB
7 4 (4.12%) ISTQB
8 3 (3.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (2.06%) CIPFA
10 1 (1.03%) CCAB
10 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.03%) PMP
10 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.40%) QA
2 3 (3.09%) SLA
3 1 (1.03%) GAAP
3 1 (1.03%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (44.33%) Oracle
2 22 (22.68%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.31%) Sage
4 5 (5.15%) SAP
5 3 (3.09%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.03%) Google
6 1 (1.03%) HP
6 1 (1.03%) Business Objects
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