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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT)
Rank 822 852 864
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +12
Permanent jobs citing AAT 58 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.025% 0.026%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.092% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 57 25 29
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £76,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-18.03% +52.50%

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
30716 29211 32279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.80% 27.10% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24600 23037 27108
Average salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

AAT Salary Histogram in the UK

AAT
Top 20 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 24 December 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
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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 +28 57 £62,500 -10.71% 8
Nottingham - 26 £62,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 26 £62,500 -
East Midlands - 26 £62,500 -
London -12 14 £55,000 -21.42% 4
South East -8 7 £35,000 -37.77% 1
Berkshire +11 6 £36,000 -36.00% 1
North West - 6 £50,000 - 1
Manchester - 6 £50,000 - 1
South West -7 4 £46,500 +50.00% 1
Slough -2 3 £35,000 -
Dorset - 3 £46,500 -
Stockport - 2 £35,000 -
Windsor - 2 £38,750 -
Chiswick - 2 £24,000 -
City of London +11 1 £75,000 +53.06% 2
Hungerford - 1 £32,500 -
Swindon - 1 £24,635 - 1
Surrey - 1 £32,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £24,635 - 1

AAT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 107 (88.43%) Finance
2 94 (77.69%) ACCA
3 87 (71.90%) CIMA
4 59 (48.76%) ERP
5 49 (40.50%) SQL
6 46 (38.02%) ICAEW
7 45 (37.19%) Oracle
7 45 (37.19%) Business Intelligence
8 41 (33.88%) System Testing
9 40 (33.06%) Oracle Financials
9 40 (33.06%) Microsoft
9 40 (33.06%) Oracle General Ledger
9 40 (33.06%) Oracle EBS R12
9 40 (33.06%) Oracle Payables
9 40 (33.06%) Oracle Receivables
9 40 (33.06%) Oracle Assets
10 39 (32.23%) PL/SQL
10 39 (32.23%) Oracle Discoverer
11 25 (20.66%) MS Excel
12 24 (19.83%) Dynamics AX
13 20 (16.53%) MS Office
14 14 (11.57%) Sage
14 14 (11.57%) Advertising
15 13 (10.74%) Dynamics GP
16 11 (9.09%) Degree
17 10 (8.26%) CRM
17 10 (8.26%) Project Management
18 8 (6.61%) Windows
18 8 (6.61%) Pegasus
18 8 (6.61%) Legal

AAT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (0.83%) Drupal
Applications
1 25 (20.66%) MS Excel
2 20 (16.53%) MS Office
3 5 (4.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (33.06%) Oracle Financials
1 40 (33.06%) Oracle General Ledger
1 40 (33.06%) Oracle EBS R12
1 40 (33.06%) Oracle Payables
1 40 (33.06%) Oracle Receivables
1 40 (33.06%) Oracle Assets
2 24 (19.83%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (10.74%) Dynamics GP
4 8 (6.61%) GoldMine
5 7 (5.79%) Exchequer
5 7 (5.79%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (4.13%) SAP Business One
7 4 (3.31%) Sage 200
8 3 (2.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (2.48%) FRx
8 3 (2.48%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (2.48%) Hyperion Planning
9 2 (1.65%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
10 1 (0.83%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) SaaS
1 3 (2.48%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) Broadband
1 1 (0.83%) VoIP
1 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (32.23%) Oracle Discoverer
2 4 (3.31%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.48%) Essbase
3 3 (2.48%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (2.48%) Cognos Query Studio
3 3 (2.48%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) JUnit
1 1 (0.83%) JIRA
1 1 (0.83%) Selenium
1 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.83%) Grunt
1 1 (0.83%) PhantomJS
1 1 (0.83%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (0.83%) Bower
General
1 107 (88.43%) Finance
2 14 (11.57%) Advertising
3 8 (6.61%) Legal
4 7 (5.79%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.96%) Retail
6 5 (4.13%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.65%) Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Marketing
8 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (35.54%) Consultant
2 37 (30.58%) Analyst
3 25 (20.66%) Senior Consultant
4 21 (17.36%) Oracle Analyst
5 19 (15.70%) Senior Oracle Consultant
5 19 (15.70%) Senior Oracle Functional Consultant
5 19 (15.70%) Senior Oracle Financials Consultant
5 19 (15.70%) Senior Functional Consultant
5 19 (15.70%) Functional Consultant
5 19 (15.70%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 19 (15.70%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
5 19 (15.70%) Oracle Consultant
5 19 (15.70%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 12 (9.92%) Business Analyst
7 11 (9.09%) Support Specialist
8 10 (8.26%) Support Consultant
8 10 (8.26%) Dynamics AX Consultant
9 9 (7.44%) ERP Consultant
10 7 (5.79%) Systems Accountant
11 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) HTML
1 1 (0.83%) CSS
1 1 (0.83%) jQuery
1 1 (0.83%) HTML5
1 1 (0.83%) CSS3
1 1 (0.83%) Sass
1 1 (0.83%) AngularJS
1 1 (0.83%) OOCSS
1 1 (0.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.96%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.83%) W3C
3 1 (0.83%) Human Factors
3 1 (0.83%) Wiki
3 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.61%) Windows
2 2 (1.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (48.76%) ERP
2 45 (37.19%) Business Intelligence
3 41 (33.88%) System Testing
4 10 (8.26%) Project Management
4 10 (8.26%) CRM
5 7 (5.79%) Business Analysis
5 7 (5.79%) Time Management
6 5 (4.13%) Software Testing
7 4 (3.31%) Asset Management
8 3 (2.48%) Data Migration
8 3 (2.48%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (2.48%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (2.48%) Migration
9 2 (1.65%) Line Management
9 2 (1.65%) Product Management
9 2 (1.65%) Financial Analysis
10 1 (0.83%) Business Transformation
10 1 (0.83%) Analytics
10 1 (0.83%) Mentoring
10 1 (0.83%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 49 (40.50%) SQL
2 39 (32.23%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.83%) C
3 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 94 (77.69%) ACCA
2 87 (71.90%) CIMA
3 46 (38.02%) ICAEW
4 11 (9.09%) Degree
5 4 (3.31%) ISEB
6 1 (0.83%) HND
6 1 (0.83%) CCAB
6 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) WAI
Vendors
1 45 (37.19%) Oracle
2 40 (33.06%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.57%) Sage
4 8 (6.61%) Pegasus
5 6 (4.96%) SAP
6 4 (3.31%) Google
7 3 (2.48%) Cognos
7 3 (2.48%) JD Edwards
7 3 (2.48%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.83%) Business Objects
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