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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT)
Rank 830 872 862
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -10
Permanent jobs citing AAT 48 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.020% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.075% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 47 20 23
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £91,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £83,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-24.92% +51.36%

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
29255 27965 30740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.63% 27.26% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23431 21963 25717
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

AAT Salary Histogram in the UK

AAT
Top 18 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 30 January 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 +23 48 £60,000 -14.28% 14
Nottinghamshire - 19 £62,500 -
East Midlands - 19 £62,500 - 1
Nottingham - 19 £62,500 -
London -1 13 £55,000 -10.20% 1
Berkshire -7 7 £32,500 -58.06% 1
South East -20 7 £32,500 -58.06% 4
North West - 7 £50,000 - 1
Manchester - 7 £50,000 - 1
South West -11 2 £35,568 +14.73% 1
Slough - 2 £32,500 -
Stockport - 2 £35,000 -
Swindon - 1 £24,635 -
Dorset - 1 £46,500 -
Reading - 1 £60,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £24,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £24,635 -
Hungerford - 1 £32,500 - 1

AAT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 106 (90.60%) Finance
2 93 (79.49%) ACCA
3 85 (72.65%) CIMA
4 59 (50.43%) ERP
5 51 (43.59%) Business Intelligence
6 50 (42.74%) SQL
6 50 (42.74%) Oracle
7 48 (41.03%) ICAEW
8 44 (37.61%) System Testing
9 43 (36.75%) PL/SQL
9 43 (36.75%) Oracle Discoverer
9 43 (36.75%) Oracle Financials
9 43 (36.75%) Oracle General Ledger
9 43 (36.75%) Oracle EBS R12
9 43 (36.75%) Oracle Payables
9 43 (36.75%) Oracle Receivables
9 43 (36.75%) Oracle Assets
10 31 (26.50%) Microsoft
11 19 (16.24%) MS Excel
11 19 (16.24%) MS Office
12 17 (14.53%) Dynamics AX
13 13 (11.11%) Sage
14 12 (10.26%) CRM
15 11 (9.40%) Advertising
16 10 (8.55%) Degree
17 9 (7.69%) QA
17 9 (7.69%) Project Management
18 8 (6.84%) Windows
18 8 (6.84%) Legal
19 7 (5.98%) Time Management

AAT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (0.85%) Drupal
Applications
1 19 (16.24%) MS Excel
1 19 (16.24%) MS Office
2 5 (4.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 43 (36.75%) Oracle Financials
1 43 (36.75%) Oracle General Ledger
1 43 (36.75%) Oracle EBS R12
1 43 (36.75%) Oracle Payables
1 43 (36.75%) Oracle Receivables
1 43 (36.75%) Oracle Assets
2 17 (14.53%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (5.98%) Dynamics GP
4 6 (5.13%) GoldMine
5 5 (4.27%) Exchequer
5 5 (4.27%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (3.42%) Sage 200
7 3 (2.56%) SAP FI
7 3 (2.56%) SAP Business One
7 3 (2.56%) SAP CO
7 3 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (1.71%) SAP FSCM
8 2 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.85%) Agresso
9 1 (0.85%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.56%) Google Apps
1 3 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Internet
1 1 (0.85%) Broadband
1 1 (0.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (36.75%) Oracle Discoverer
2 4 (3.42%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.85%) Essbase
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) JUnit
1 1 (0.85%) JIRA
1 1 (0.85%) Selenium
1 1 (0.85%) Grunt
1 1 (0.85%) PhantomJS
1 1 (0.85%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (0.85%) Bower
1 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
General
1 106 (90.60%) Finance
2 11 (9.40%) Advertising
3 8 (6.84%) Legal
4 7 (5.98%) Retail
5 5 (4.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.71%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.85%) Marketing
7 1 (0.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (36.75%) Consultant
2 37 (31.62%) Analyst
3 29 (24.79%) Senior Consultant
4 23 (19.66%) Senior Functional Consultant
4 23 (19.66%) Senior Oracle Consultant
4 23 (19.66%) Senior Oracle Functional Consultant
4 23 (19.66%) Functional Consultant
4 23 (19.66%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 23 (19.66%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
4 23 (19.66%) Oracle Consultant
4 23 (19.66%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 23 (19.66%) Senior Oracle Financials Consultant
5 20 (17.09%) Oracle Analyst
6 16 (13.68%) Business Analyst
7 8 (6.84%) Support Specialist
8 7 (5.98%) Support Consultant
8 7 (5.98%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 7 (5.98%) ERP Consultant
9 6 (5.13%) Systems Accountant
10 5 (4.27%) Finance Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.85%) CSS
1 1 (0.85%) HTML
1 1 (0.85%) jQuery
1 1 (0.85%) HTML5
1 1 (0.85%) CSS3
1 1 (0.85%) Sass
1 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
1 1 (0.85%) OOCSS
1 1 (0.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.85%) W3C
3 1 (0.85%) Human Factors
3 1 (0.85%) Wiki
3 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.84%) Windows
2 2 (1.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (50.43%) ERP
2 51 (43.59%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (37.61%) System Testing
4 12 (10.26%) CRM
5 9 (7.69%) Project Management
6 7 (5.98%) Time Management
7 6 (5.13%) Business Analysis
7 6 (5.13%) Software Testing
8 5 (4.27%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.27%) Line Management
9 3 (2.56%) Migration
9 3 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (2.56%) Data Migration
10 2 (1.71%) Product Management
10 2 (1.71%) Financial Analysis
10 2 (1.71%) Asset Management
10 2 (1.71%) SAP Implementation
10 2 (1.71%) Manual Testing
11 1 (0.85%) OO
11 1 (0.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 50 (42.74%) SQL
2 43 (36.75%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.85%) C
3 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 93 (79.49%) ACCA
2 85 (72.65%) CIMA
3 48 (41.03%) ICAEW
4 10 (8.55%) Degree
5 5 (4.27%) ISEB
6 3 (2.56%) HND
7 2 (1.71%) CIPFA
8 1 (0.85%) CCAB
8 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (1.71%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) GAAP
3 1 (0.85%) WAI
Vendors
1 50 (42.74%) Oracle
2 31 (26.50%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.11%) Sage
4 6 (5.13%) SAP
4 6 (5.13%) Pegasus
5 4 (3.42%) Google
6 1 (0.85%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.85%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.85%) Business Objects
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