The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT)
Rank 851 850 865
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing AAT 56 19 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.017% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.064% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 53 19 35
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +27.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £33,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £63,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £49,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-34.69% +45.18%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31712 29651 33003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.13% 27.27% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24819 23877 28269
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 July 2014 within the UK.

AAT Salary Histogram in the UK

AAT
Top 24 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 29 July 2014. 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 -9 54 £42,500 -15.00% 23
London -11 25 £42,500 -17.07% 9
South East +10 16 £31,000 -40.95% 2
Berkshire +12 15 £30,000 -42.85%
Slough +9 8 £32,000 +12.28%
Exmouth - 5 £22,750 - 2
Hungerford - 5 £24,500 -
South West - 5 £22,750 - 4
Devon - 5 £22,750 - 2
City of London - 5 £50,000 - 6
North West - 5 £47,500 - 4
Cheshire - 2 £42,750 -
Manchester - 2 £55,000 - 2
Windsor - 2 £32,000 -
East of England -5 1 £27,500 -43.87%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £27,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 £43,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £27,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 2
Merseyside - 1 £47,500 - 1
North East - 1 - -

AAT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 (87.23%) Finance
2 65 (69.15%) CIMA
3 49 (52.13%) ACCA
4 41 (43.62%) Microsoft
5 39 (41.49%) Dynamics AX
6 26 (27.66%) Dynamics GP
7 22 (23.40%) ERP
8 21 (22.34%) Management Information System
9 20 (21.28%) Dynamics NAV
9 20 (21.28%) Degree
9 20 (21.28%) SAP
10 19 (20.21%) MS Excel
11 18 (19.15%) Sage
12 17 (18.09%) Advertising
13 13 (13.83%) Cognos
13 13 (13.83%) Oracle
14 12 (12.77%) Exchequer
15 11 (11.70%) CRM
15 11 (11.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (11.70%) Business Analysis
16 10 (10.64%) Manufacturing
16 10 (10.64%) SQL
16 10 (10.64%) JD Edwards
16 10 (10.64%) Salesforce.com
17 9 (9.57%) Pegasus
17 9 (9.57%) Retail
18 8 (8.51%) General Ledger
18 8 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
18 8 (8.51%) QA
19 7 (7.45%) Project Management

AAT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (20.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 39 (41.49%) Dynamics AX
2 26 (27.66%) Dynamics GP
3 20 (21.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 12 (12.77%) Exchequer
5 8 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (7.45%) GoldMine
7 6 (6.38%) FRx
7 6 (6.38%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (5.32%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (4.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.26%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (4.26%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (4.26%) Lawson
9 4 (4.26%) Line 50
9 4 (4.26%) Cognos TM1
10 2 (2.13%) SAP Business One
10 2 (2.13%) Agresso
10 2 (2.13%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (2.13%) Oracle Assets
10 2 (2.13%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.32%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 4 (4.26%) Cognos Query Studio
6 2 (2.13%) Essbase
6 2 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 82 (87.23%) Finance
2 17 (18.09%) Advertising
3 10 (10.64%) Manufacturing
4 9 (9.57%) Retail
5 8 (8.51%) General Ledger
6 5 (5.32%) Marketing
7 3 (3.19%) Legal
7 3 (3.19%) French Language
8 2 (2.13%) German Language
8 2 (2.13%) Dutch Language
9 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.06%) Law
9 1 (1.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (38.30%) Consultant
2 28 (29.79%) Analyst
3 20 (21.28%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 19 (20.21%) Microsoft Consultant
5 17 (18.09%) Support Consultant
6 16 (17.02%) Financial Analyst
7 11 (11.70%) ERP Consultant
8 8 (8.51%) Business Analyst
8 8 (8.51%) Applications Support
9 6 (6.38%) Systems Accountant
10 5 (5.32%) Support Specialist
10 5 (5.32%) Junior
11 4 (4.26%) Applications Consultant
11 4 (4.26%) Information Analyst
11 4 (4.26%) Applications Support Consultant
12 3 (3.19%) Software Consultant
12 3 (3.19%) Administrator
12 3 (3.19%) Junior Consultant
13 2 (2.13%) Technical Consultant
13 2 (2.13%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.19%) HTML
2 1 (1.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.34%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.13%) FMCG
3 1 (1.06%) Kindle
3 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.45%) Windows
2 3 (3.19%) UNIX
3 2 (2.13%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.40%) ERP
2 11 (11.70%) CRM
2 11 (11.70%) Business Analysis
3 7 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (7.45%) Project Management
4 6 (6.38%) ITIL
5 4 (4.26%) E-Commerce
5 4 (4.26%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.26%) Change Management
6 3 (3.19%) E-business
6 3 (3.19%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.19%) Manual Testing
7 2 (2.13%) Test Management
7 2 (2.13%) Product Management
7 2 (2.13%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (2.13%) Software Testing
7 2 (2.13%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.13%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.06%) Use Case
8 1 (1.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.64%) SQL
2 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.06%) X++
2 1 (1.06%) C
Qualifications
1 65 (69.15%) CIMA
2 49 (52.13%) ACCA
3 20 (21.28%) Degree
4 5 (5.32%) ICAEW
5 3 (3.19%) HND
5 3 (3.19%) ISEB
5 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.06%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) SLA
3 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 41 (43.62%) Microsoft
2 20 (21.28%) SAP
3 18 (19.15%) Sage
4 13 (13.83%) Cognos
4 13 (13.83%) Oracle
5 10 (10.64%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (10.64%) JD Edwards
6 9 (9.57%) Pegasus
7 5 (5.32%) Baan
8 4 (4.26%) Epicor
8 4 (4.26%) Intentia
8 4 (4.26%) NetSuite
8 4 (4.26%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (3.19%) Hyperion
9 3 (3.19%) Business Objects
10 2 (2.13%) Sun
10 2 (2.13%) Infor
11 1 (1.06%) CODA
11 1 (1.06%) Siebel
Exmouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25500.00 per annum + bonus+ benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Exmouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25500.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TRYZENS LTD
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, flexible working, car.
Posted: 7 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fresh AX Rollout
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, home working
Posted: 12 days ago
Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, felxibility
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive bonus package
Posted: 20 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, car
Posted: 27 days ago