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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT)
Rank 838 841 867
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +26
Permanent jobs citing AAT 64 35 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.033% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 62 32 29
Average salary £47,500 £56,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.92% +37.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £42,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £89,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £52,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-35.23% +38.15%

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
30957 28649 33381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.04% 26.85% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 24129 23451 28087
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

AAT Salary Histogram in the UK

AAT
Top 26 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 19 September 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 63 £47,500 -15.92% 27
London -24 17 £50,000 -28.57% 3
South West - 15 £22,750 - 1
East Midlands +10 13 £50,000 -9.09%
Nottingham - 12 £50,000 -
Exmouth - 12 £21,750 -
Devon - 12 £21,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 12 £50,000 -
South East -10 10 £36,000 -34.84% 3
Berkshire +3 6 £28,250 -48.86%
City of London +10 5 £50,000 -13.04% 1
North West -19 4 £48,750 +39.28% 3
Buckinghamshire - 4 £47,500 - 3
Milton Keynes - 3 £47,500 -
Slough - 3 £32,500 -
Hungerford - 3 £24,500 -
Manchester -2 2 £50,000 +17.64% 1
West Midlands -13 2 £37,500 -50.00% 3
Gloucestershire - 2 £29,500 -
Birmingham -10 1 £17,500 -76.66% 3
Cheshire -11 1 £42,500 +88.88%
Dorset - 1 £32,500 -
Cheltenham - 1 £25,000 -
Coventry - 1 £57,500 -
Poole - 1 £32,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £47,500 - 1

AAT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 97 (85.09%) Finance
2 81 (71.05%) CIMA
3 71 (62.28%) ACCA
4 52 (45.61%) Microsoft
5 45 (39.47%) Dynamics AX
6 29 (25.44%) ERP
7 26 (22.81%) Dynamics GP
8 22 (19.30%) MS Excel
9 21 (18.42%) Advertising
10 20 (17.54%) SQL
10 20 (17.54%) Sage
11 19 (16.67%) Oracle
11 19 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
12 18 (15.79%) Degree
13 17 (14.91%) ICAEW
14 15 (13.16%) Management Information System
14 15 (13.16%) MS Office
15 14 (12.28%) Exchequer
15 14 (12.28%) Oracle General Ledger
15 14 (12.28%) Oracle Payables
15 14 (12.28%) Oracle Receivables
16 13 (11.40%) Oracle Assets
16 13 (11.40%) Oracle EBS R12
16 13 (11.40%) System Testing
16 13 (11.40%) Oracle Financials
17 12 (10.53%) CRM
17 12 (10.53%) Oracle Discoverer
17 12 (10.53%) SAP
17 12 (10.53%) PL/SQL

AAT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (19.30%) MS Excel
2 15 (13.16%) MS Office
3 2 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 45 (39.47%) Dynamics AX
2 26 (22.81%) Dynamics GP
3 19 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 14 (12.28%) Exchequer
4 14 (12.28%) Oracle General Ledger
4 14 (12.28%) Oracle Payables
4 14 (12.28%) Oracle Receivables
5 13 (11.40%) Oracle Assets
5 13 (11.40%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (11.40%) Oracle Financials
6 9 (7.89%) GoldMine
7 6 (5.26%) FRx
8 5 (4.39%) Line 50
9 4 (3.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.51%) Cognos TM1
9 4 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (3.51%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (2.63%) Hyperion Planning
11 2 (1.75%) Sage 200
11 2 (1.75%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) SaaS
2 3 (2.63%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.53%) Oracle Discoverer
2 11 (9.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.39%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.39%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 4 (3.51%) Cognos Query Studio
5 4 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.63%) Essbase
6 3 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 97 (85.09%) Finance
2 21 (18.42%) Advertising
3 8 (7.02%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.02%) Retail
4 6 (5.26%) General Ledger
4 6 (5.26%) Legal
5 4 (3.51%) Marketing
6 2 (1.75%) Banking
7 1 (0.88%) French Language
7 1 (0.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (31.58%) Consultant
2 35 (30.70%) Analyst
3 25 (21.93%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 21 (18.42%) Microsoft Consultant
5 18 (15.79%) Support Consultant
6 14 (12.28%) Oracle Analyst
7 13 (11.40%) Support Specialist
8 11 (9.65%) Business Analyst
9 10 (8.77%) ERP Consultant
9 10 (8.77%) Financial Analyst
10 9 (7.89%) Applications Support
11 6 (5.26%) Applications Consultant
11 6 (5.26%) Applications Support Consultant
12 4 (3.51%) Systems Accountant
12 4 (3.51%) Information Analyst
12 4 (3.51%) Junior
13 3 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
13 3 (2.63%) Junior Consultant
13 3 (2.63%) Administrator
14 2 (1.75%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.16%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.02%) Windows
2 3 (2.63%) UNIX
3 2 (1.75%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.75%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.44%) ERP
2 19 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (11.40%) System Testing
4 12 (10.53%) Project Management
4 12 (10.53%) CRM
5 11 (9.65%) Business Analysis
6 8 (7.02%) Time Management
7 4 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (3.51%) ITIL
8 3 (2.63%) Software Testing
8 3 (2.63%) Asset Management
8 3 (2.63%) Software Engineering
8 3 (2.63%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.63%) Change Management
8 3 (2.63%) Product Management
8 3 (2.63%) Manual Testing
9 2 (1.75%) Test Management
9 2 (1.75%) Service Delivery
10 1 (0.88%) E-business
10 1 (0.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.54%) SQL
2 12 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (71.05%) CIMA
2 71 (62.28%) ACCA
3 18 (15.79%) Degree
4 17 (14.91%) ICAEW
5 3 (2.63%) HND
5 3 (2.63%) ISEB
5 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.89%) QA
Vendors
1 52 (45.61%) Microsoft
2 20 (17.54%) Sage
3 19 (16.67%) Oracle
4 12 (10.53%) SAP
5 11 (9.65%) Pegasus
6 8 (7.02%) JD Edwards
6 8 (7.02%) Cognos
7 3 (2.63%) Hyperion
7 3 (2.63%) Google
7 3 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.75%) Sun
9 1 (0.88%) Epicor
9 1 (0.88%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.88%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.88%) Intentia
9 1 (0.88%) Baan
9 1 (0.88%) NetSuite
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Manchester
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City of London
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Buckinghamshire
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