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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT)
Rank 840 883 850
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -33
Permanent jobs citing AAT 32 41 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.035% 0.028%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 29 35 31
Average salary £55,000 £30,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £27,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+50.90% -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
30123 32318 30429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.39% 27.30% 27.89%
Number of salaries quoted 23597 25892 24530
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £66,000
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 May 2015 within the UK.

AAT Salary Histogram in the UK

AAT
Top 11 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 May 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 +13 30 £55,000 +83.33% 10
East Midlands +10 9 £60,000 +175.30% 1
London +25 8 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South East +10 5 £33,000 -17.50% 1
Berkshire -1 5 £33,000 +20.00% 1
Hungerford -10 4 £34,000 +24.77%
Midlands - 4 £35,000 - 1
Bristol +4 3 £30,000 -1.63% 1
South West -16 3 £30,000 +39.53% 1
North West +4 1 £35,000 +9.37% 2
Slough +4 1 £24,500 -2.00% 1

AAT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 74 (93.67%) Finance
2 59 (74.68%) CIMA
3 54 (68.35%) ACCA
4 42 (53.16%) ERP
5 38 (48.10%) Oracle
6 29 (36.71%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (36.71%) ICAEW
7 28 (35.44%) Oracle Financials
8 26 (32.91%) SQL
8 26 (32.91%) Oracle General Ledger
8 26 (32.91%) Oracle EBS R12
8 26 (32.91%) Oracle Payables
8 26 (32.91%) Oracle Receivables
8 26 (32.91%) Oracle Assets
9 17 (21.52%) PL/SQL
9 17 (21.52%) Oracle Discoverer
9 17 (21.52%) System Testing
10 15 (18.99%) Degree
11 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
12 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
12 9 (11.39%) HND
12 9 (11.39%) Business Analysis
12 9 (11.39%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 9 (11.39%) Oracle TCA
13 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (10.13%) QA
14 7 (8.86%) Line Management
14 7 (8.86%) ISEB
15 6 (7.59%) Project Management
15 6 (7.59%) Sage

AAT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (1.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) MS Project
3 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (35.44%) Oracle Financials
2 26 (32.91%) Oracle Payables
2 26 (32.91%) Oracle Receivables
2 26 (32.91%) Oracle Assets
2 26 (32.91%) Oracle General Ledger
2 26 (32.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (11.39%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 9 (11.39%) Oracle TCA
4 4 (5.06%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (3.80%) Agresso
5 3 (3.80%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (2.53%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (2.53%) SAP CO
6 2 (2.53%) Academy Housing
6 2 (2.53%) arcHouse
6 2 (2.53%) Lawson
6 2 (2.53%) SAP FI
6 2 (2.53%) Exchequer
6 2 (2.53%) Orchard Housing
6 2 (2.53%) Aareon QL
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Broadband
1 1 (1.27%) VoIP
1 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) Oracle Discoverer
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.80%) QlikView
3 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.27%) Essbase
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.27%) JIRA
2 1 (1.27%) Selenium
2 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) Grunt
2 1 (1.27%) PhantomJS
2 1 (1.27%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (1.27%) Bower
2 1 (1.27%) JUnit
General
1 74 (93.67%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Retail
3 3 (3.80%) Billing
3 3 (3.80%) Legal
3 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.80%) Advertising
4 2 (2.53%) Automotive
5 1 (1.27%) Front Office
5 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (31.65%) Consultant
2 23 (29.11%) Analyst
3 19 (24.05%) Business Analyst
4 17 (21.52%) Senior Consultant
4 17 (21.52%) Functional Consultant
4 17 (21.52%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 17 (21.52%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
4 17 (21.52%) Oracle Consultant
4 17 (21.52%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 17 (21.52%) Senior Oracle Financials Consultant
4 17 (21.52%) Senior Oracle Consultant
4 17 (21.52%) Senior Oracle Functional Consultant
4 17 (21.52%) Senior Functional Consultant
5 7 (8.86%) Finance Systems Manager
5 7 (8.86%) Systems Manager
5 7 (8.86%) Team Leader
6 6 (7.59%) QA Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Systems Accountant
7 4 (5.06%) Implementation Consultant
8 3 (3.80%) ERP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) HTML
1 1 (1.27%) CSS
1 1 (1.27%) jQuery
1 1 (1.27%) HTML5
1 1 (1.27%) CSS3
1 1 (1.27%) Sass
1 1 (1.27%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.27%) OOCSS
1 1 (1.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.06%) User Experience
4 3 (3.80%) PMI
5 2 (2.53%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.27%) Derivative
6 1 (1.27%) Statistics
6 1 (1.27%) Human Factors
6 1 (1.27%) Wiki
6 1 (1.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.53%) Windows
1 2 (2.53%) Linux
2 1 (1.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (53.16%) ERP
2 29 (36.71%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (21.52%) System Testing
4 9 (11.39%) Business Analysis
5 7 (8.86%) Line Management
6 6 (7.59%) Manual Testing
6 6 (7.59%) Project Management
7 5 (6.33%) Software Testing
7 5 (6.33%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.80%) DNA
8 3 (3.80%) ITIL
8 3 (3.80%) CRM
9 2 (2.53%) SAP Implementation
9 2 (2.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.53%) CAPA
9 2 (2.53%) Workflow
10 1 (1.27%) Validation
10 1 (1.27%) SEO
10 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.27%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.91%) SQL
2 17 (21.52%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.27%) C
3 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 59 (74.68%) CIMA
2 54 (68.35%) ACCA
3 29 (36.71%) ICAEW
4 15 (18.99%) Degree
5 9 (11.39%) HND
6 7 (8.86%) ISEB
7 4 (5.06%) ISTQB
7 4 (5.06%) PMI Certification
8 3 (3.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (2.53%) CIPFA
10 1 (1.27%) CCAB
10 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.27%) PMP
10 1 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) QA
2 4 (5.06%) SLA
3 1 (1.27%) GAAP
3 1 (1.27%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (48.10%) Oracle
2 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.59%) Sage
4 5 (6.33%) Civica
5 4 (5.06%) SAP
6 3 (3.80%) Pegasus
6 3 (3.80%) JD Edwards
6 3 (3.80%) LexisNexis
7 2 (2.53%) Aareon
7 2 (2.53%) Kypera
7 2 (2.53%) Northgate
7 2 (2.53%) Infor
7 2 (2.53%) CODA
7 2 (2.53%) Capita
7 2 (2.53%) Orchard
7 2 (2.53%) Epicor
7 2 (2.53%) Sun
8 1 (1.27%) HP
8 1 (1.27%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.27%) Business Objects
Midlands
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
East Midlands
Code Red Associates
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Code Red Associates
Salary: £25k - £45k + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent base salary dependent upon experience plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
North West
Orion Enterprise Software Services
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago