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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT)
Rank 920 889 913
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +24
Permanent jobs citing AAT 15 48 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.045% 0.023%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.053% 0.16% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 13 47 22
Average salary £35,500 £55,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.45% -13.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,250 £60,000 £89,000
% change year-on-year
-49.58% -32.58%

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
28359 29471 28730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.00% 27.69% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22649 23557 22514
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,823 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 12 February 2016 within the UK.

AAT Salary Histogram in the UK

AAT
Top 21 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 12 February 2016. 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 15 £35,500 -35.45% 9
South East +11 7 £24,500 -24.61% 3
London -1 4 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £22,500 -
North West +23 2 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Hampshire - 2 £50,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £22,500 -
City of London - 2 £42,500 -
Manchester +15 1 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Slough -1 1 £25,000 -23.07% 1
South West -11 1 £37,500 +52.22% 2
Berkshire -20 1 £25,000 -23.07% 1
East of England - 1 £35,500 -
Bristol - 1 £37,500 -
Kent - 1 £19,500 -
Buckingham - 1 £24,500 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £35,500 -
Alderley Edge - 1 - -
Maidstone - 1 £19,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £35,500 -

AAT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 21 (77.78%) Finance
2 20 (74.07%) ACCA
3 15 (55.56%) CIMA
4 10 (37.04%) ERP
5 7 (25.93%) SAP
5 7 (25.93%) Degree
6 6 (22.22%) SQL
6 6 (22.22%) Unit4 Business World
7 5 (18.52%) Sage
7 5 (18.52%) Project Management
7 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
7 5 (18.52%) SAP Business One
8 4 (14.81%) Sage 200
8 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.81%) CODA
8 4 (14.81%) Advertising
9 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (11.11%) Cognos
9 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 3 (11.11%) Presales
9 3 (11.11%) Sage X3
9 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
9 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 3 (11.11%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
10 2 (7.41%) Time Management
10 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
10 2 (7.41%) Cognos TM1

AAT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Unit4 Business World
2 5 (18.52%) SAP Business One
3 4 (14.81%) Sage 200
4 3 (11.11%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (11.11%) Sage X3
5 2 (7.41%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (7.41%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (7.41%) Lawson
5 2 (7.41%) Pegasus Opera
5 2 (7.41%) Sage 300 ERP
6 1 (3.70%) Aareon QL
6 1 (3.70%) Academy Housing
6 1 (3.70%) HFM
6 1 (3.70%) MIS ActiveH
6 1 (3.70%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (3.70%) OPENHousing
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (3.70%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Broadband
1 1 (3.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
General
1 21 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Advertising
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Accountant
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 3 (11.11%) Business Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Junior
4 3 (11.11%) SAP Business Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) SAP Business One Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Business Objects Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Data Quality Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) ERP Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) ERP Implementation Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) iXBRL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ERP
2 5 (18.52%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 3 (11.11%) Presales
3 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Time Management
4 2 (7.41%) WFM
5 1 (3.70%) Cash Management
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Contact Management
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
5 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.70%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.70%) Use Case
5 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) ACCA
2 15 (55.56%) CIMA
3 7 (25.93%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) CCAB
4 1 (3.70%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) SAP
2 5 (18.52%) Sage
3 4 (14.81%) CODA
4 3 (11.11%) Cognos
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.41%) Epicor
5 2 (7.41%) Hyperion
5 2 (7.41%) NetSuite
5 2 (7.41%) Pegasus
6 1 (3.70%) Aareon
6 1 (3.70%) Capita
6 1 (3.70%) Civica
6 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.70%) Kypera
6 1 (3.70%) Northgate
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) Orchard
6 1 (3.70%) Sun
6 1 (3.70%) Wall Street Systems
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