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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT)
Rank 859 850 853
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing AAT 40 60 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.052% 0.026%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.19% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 33 58 26
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £53,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -20.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,450 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £32,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+35.38% -33.67%

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
30325 31410 28892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.32% 26.98% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24528 24339 23469
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +4 40 £44,000 +2.92% 11
London -3 15 £46,500 -2.10% 1
East Midlands +9 11 £60,000 +20.00% 1
South East +8 10 £26,250 -19.23% 4
Berkshire +19 9 £30,000 +22.44% 1
Reading - 5 £20,250 -
Slough -8 2 £31,250 -3.84%
Leeds - 2 £32,278 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £32,278 -
Yorkshire - 2 £32,278 -
East of England +2 1 £44,000 +60.00% 1
South West -31 1 £42,500 +86.81%
Bedfordshire - 1 £44,000 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £22,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £42,500 -
Swindon - 1 £42,500 -
Fareham - 1 £22,500 -

AAT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 79 (91.86%) Finance
2 63 (73.26%) CIMA
2 63 (73.26%) ACCA
3 42 (48.84%) ERP
4 33 (38.37%) Oracle
5 30 (34.88%) ICAEW
6 29 (33.72%) Oracle EBS R12
6 29 (33.72%) Oracle Financials
7 26 (30.23%) Oracle General Ledger
7 26 (30.23%) Oracle Payables
7 26 (30.23%) Oracle Receivables
7 26 (30.23%) Oracle Assets
7 26 (30.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 26 (30.23%) Oracle TCA
8 19 (22.09%) MS Excel
9 18 (20.93%) Degree
10 16 (18.60%) Project Management
11 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
12 12 (13.95%) Management Information System
13 11 (12.79%) SQL
14 8 (9.30%) SAP
14 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (9.30%) Dynamics GP
14 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (8.14%) Civica
15 7 (8.14%) SQL Server
15 7 (8.14%) Legal
16 5 (5.81%) Crystal Reports
16 5 (5.81%) CODA
16 5 (5.81%) Software Engineering

AAT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (22.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.49%) MS Office
3 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.16%) Stata
Business Applications
1 29 (33.72%) Oracle Financials
1 29 (33.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 26 (30.23%) Oracle Payables
2 26 (30.23%) Oracle Receivables
2 26 (30.23%) Oracle Assets
2 26 (30.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 26 (30.23%) Oracle TCA
2 26 (30.23%) Oracle General Ledger
3 8 (9.30%) Dynamics GP
4 5 (5.81%) SAP Business One
4 5 (5.81%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (3.49%) Academy Housing
6 3 (3.49%) arcHouse
6 3 (3.49%) Agresso
6 3 (3.49%) Lawson
6 3 (3.49%) Orchard Housing
6 3 (3.49%) Aareon QL
6 3 (3.49%) OPENHousing
6 3 (3.49%) MIS ActiveH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.81%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.33%) QlikView
5 2 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.16%) Essbase
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Eclipse
General
1 79 (91.86%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Legal
3 4 (4.65%) Billing
4 3 (3.49%) Publishing
4 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.33%) Retail
6 1 (1.16%) Front Office
6 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (41.86%) Analyst
2 19 (22.09%) Business Analyst
3 9 (10.47%) Support Analyst
3 9 (10.47%) Consultant
4 7 (8.14%) Applications Support
4 7 (8.14%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (4.65%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (4.65%) Business Consultant
5 4 (4.65%) Team Leader
5 4 (4.65%) Systems Accountant
5 4 (4.65%) SAP Business Consultant
5 4 (4.65%) SAP Business One Consultant
5 4 (4.65%) Finance Systems Manager
5 4 (4.65%) Systems Manager
6 3 (3.49%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (3.49%) Products Support Analyst
6 3 (3.49%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (3.49%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (3.49%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (3.49%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.49%) iXBRL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.65%) PMI
3 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.65%) User Experience
4 3 (3.49%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.16%) Derivative
5 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.16%) NHS
5 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.33%) UNIX
1 2 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.84%) ERP
2 16 (18.60%) Project Management
3 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (5.81%) Software Engineering
5 4 (4.65%) Business Analysis
5 4 (4.65%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.65%) DNA
5 4 (4.65%) ITIL
5 4 (4.65%) E-Commerce
5 4 (4.65%) Line Management
6 3 (3.49%) SDLC
6 3 (3.49%) CRM
6 3 (3.49%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.49%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.33%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.33%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.33%) Coaching
7 2 (2.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.79%) SQL
2 2 (2.33%) VBA
3 1 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 63 (73.26%) ACCA
1 63 (73.26%) CIMA
2 30 (34.88%) ICAEW
3 18 (20.93%) Degree
4 4 (4.65%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.16%) CCAB
6 1 (1.16%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) SLA
1 2 (2.33%) GAAP
2 1 (1.16%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (38.37%) Oracle
2 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.30%) SAP
4 7 (8.14%) Civica
5 5 (5.81%) CODA
6 4 (4.65%) JD Edwards
6 4 (4.65%) Hyperion
6 4 (4.65%) LexisNexis
7 3 (3.49%) Aareon
7 3 (3.49%) Kypera
7 3 (3.49%) Epicor
7 3 (3.49%) Pegasus
7 3 (3.49%) Northgate
7 3 (3.49%) Infor
7 3 (3.49%) Capita
7 3 (3.49%) Orchard
7 3 (3.49%) Sage
7 3 (3.49%) Sun
8 2 (2.33%) Remedy
9 1 (1.16%) Cognos
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