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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT)
Rank 887 916 959
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +43
Permanent jobs citing AAT 39 42 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.039% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 36 36 40
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £21,765
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £28,750
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +73.91%

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
26791 29398 32263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.16% 27.51% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21549 23075 25904
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

AAT
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing AAT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AAT within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +23 39 £40,000 -27.27% 9
North West +30 14 £55,000 +57.14% 3
South West +17 9 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Poole - 9 £35,000 - 1
Cheshire - 9 £40,000 -
Dorset - 9 £35,000 - 1
South East +17 7 £35,000 +42.85%
London -3 5 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Manchester - 4 £55,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 3 £35,000 -
East of England - 3 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +9 2 £23,750 -3.06%
Slough -5 1 £25,000 +4.16%
Peterborough - 1 £40,000 -
City of London - 1 £30,000 -
Reading - 1 £22,500 -
Watford - 1 - -
Sittingbourne - 1 £27,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - - 1
Kent - 1 £27,500 -
Surrey - 1 £50,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - - 1
North East - 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1

AAT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing AAT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for AAT.

1 51 (89.47%) Finance
2 34 (59.65%) ACCA
3 29 (50.88%) CIMA
4 25 (43.86%) SAP
5 22 (38.60%) ERP
6 19 (33.33%) Project Management
7 17 (29.82%) HFM
8 16 (28.07%) Hyperion
8 16 (28.07%) SQL
9 15 (26.32%) Degree
9 15 (26.32%) SAP Business One
10 13 (22.81%) CRM
11 12 (21.05%) Sage
11 12 (21.05%) Migration
11 12 (21.05%) Data Migration
12 10 (17.54%) Presales
12 10 (17.54%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (14.04%) CODA
14 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
14 7 (12.28%) Cognos
15 6 (10.53%) Dynamics NAV
15 6 (10.53%) Sage 200
16 5 (8.77%) Time Management
16 5 (8.77%) NetSuite
16 5 (8.77%) Unit4 Business World
16 5 (8.77%) BusinessObjects
16 5 (8.77%) Cognos TM1
17 4 (7.02%) Infor
17 4 (7.02%) SAP BPC
17 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Engagement

AAT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (29.82%) HFM
2 15 (26.32%) SAP Business One
3 6 (10.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (10.53%) Sage 200
4 5 (8.77%) Cognos TM1
4 5 (8.77%) Unit4 Business World
5 4 (7.02%) Sage X3
5 4 (7.02%) SAP BPC
6 3 (5.26%) Cognos Controller
6 3 (5.26%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (5.26%) Lawson
6 3 (5.26%) Pegasus Opera
6 3 (5.26%) Sage 300 ERP
7 2 (3.51%) Cognos Planning
7 2 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (3.51%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (3.51%) Line 50
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Broadband
1 1 (1.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (8.77%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (5.26%) Essbase
4 2 (3.51%) OLAP
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
General
1 51 (89.47%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Banking
2 2 (3.51%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Legal
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Analyst
2 10 (17.54%) ERP Support
3 9 (15.79%) ERP Specialist
3 9 (15.79%) Support Specialist
4 8 (14.04%) Accountant
4 8 (14.04%) Systems Accountant
5 6 (10.53%) Administrator
5 6 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) Systems Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Finance Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Finance Systems Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Report Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Business Objects Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Implementation Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) iXBRL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.75%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Unix
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) ERP
2 19 (33.33%) Project Management
3 13 (22.81%) CRM
4 12 (21.05%) Data Migration
4 12 (21.05%) Migration
5 10 (17.54%) Presales
6 5 (8.77%) Time Management
7 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.26%) WFM
9 2 (3.51%) Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (3.51%) Record to Report
10 1 (1.75%) Contact Management
10 1 (1.75%) Data Reconciliation
10 1 (1.75%) Financial Modelling
10 1 (1.75%) Process Improvement
10 1 (1.75%) Risk Management
10 1 (1.75%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (59.65%) ACCA
2 29 (50.88%) CIMA
3 15 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) SAP
2 16 (28.07%) Hyperion
3 12 (21.05%) Sage
4 8 (14.04%) CODA
5 7 (12.28%) Cognos
6 5 (8.77%) NetSuite
7 4 (7.02%) Infor
8 3 (5.26%) Epicor
8 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.26%) Oracle
8 3 (5.26%) Pegasus
9 2 (3.51%) ION Trading
9 2 (3.51%) JD Edwards
9 2 (3.51%) Maconomy
9 2 (3.51%) Northgate
10 1 (1.75%) Aareon
10 1 (1.75%) Capita
10 1 (1.75%) Civica
10 1 (1.75%) Kypera
10 1 (1.75%) Orchard
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