The table below looks at the statistics for ACCA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ACCA over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 684 745 742
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -3
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 252 203 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.94% 0.69% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 207 171 205
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,200 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £49,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+12.24% +1.03%

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
26745 29349 32683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.13% 27.52% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21499 23020 26235
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ACCA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ACCA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ACCA within the UK.

ACCA Salary Trend in the UK

ACCA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ACCA over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 within the UK.

ACCA Salary Histogram in the UK

ACCA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +88 244 £60,000 +9.09% 35
London +21 111 £62,500 +13.63% 15
East of England - 41 £60,000 - 4
Hertfordshire - 36 £60,000 - 4
City of London +57 35 £62,500 -3.84% 3
South East +43 33 £52,500 +38.15% 4
North West +43 24 £52,500 +50.00% 6
Berkshire +15 15 £55,000 +101.83%
East Midlands +1 10 £55,000 - 1
Cheshire - 10 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire +13 8 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Manchester +9 8 £60,000 - 4
Yorkshire -2 8 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Watford - 8 £55,000 - 2
Leeds +13 7 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Maidenhead +12 6 £55,000 -
Nottingham +12 6 £57,500 -
Surrey +7 6 £55,500 +46.05% 2
Nottinghamshire +3 6 £57,500 -
Hampshire +10 4 £46,250 -
Oxfordshire +5 4 £35,000 -31.70%
North East +2 4 £45,000 +0.55%
Wales - 4 £60,090 -
South Wales - 4 £60,090 -
Northamptonshire - 4 £37,500 -
Royston - 4 £65,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 3 - -
Wiltshire +5 3 £45,000 -33.33%
South West +4 3 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Tyne and Wear -2 3 - -

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing ACCA 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 ACCA.

1 422 (93.57%) Finance
2 341 (75.61%) CIMA
3 174 (38.58%) SAP
4 123 (27.27%) Hyperion
5 102 (22.62%) HFM
6 100 (22.17%) SAP FI
7 91 (20.18%) SAP FI/CO
7 91 (20.18%) SAP CO
8 75 (16.63%) Project Management
9 71 (15.74%) ERP
10 69 (15.30%) Banking
11 67 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
12 66 (14.63%) Oracle
13 64 (14.19%) Degree
14 57 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
15 52 (11.53%) Hyperion Planning
16 50 (11.09%) Cognos
17 43 (9.53%) Stakeholder Management
18 41 (9.09%) Management Information System
19 39 (8.65%) MS Excel
19 39 (8.65%) SAP BPC
20 36 (7.98%) Cognos TM1
21 35 (7.76%) Hyperion Smart View
22 34 (7.54%) Manufacturing
22 34 (7.54%) Essbase
23 33 (7.32%) AAT
24 32 (7.10%) Asset Management
25 31 (6.87%) CIPFA
26 30 (6.65%) CCA
26 30 (6.65%) General Ledger

ACCA
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.44%) SAS
2 1 (0.22%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 39 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 28 (6.21%) MS Office
3 10 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 102 (22.62%) HFM
2 100 (22.17%) SAP FI
3 91 (20.18%) SAP CO
3 91 (20.18%) SAP FI/CO
4 52 (11.53%) Hyperion Planning
5 39 (8.65%) SAP BPC
6 36 (7.98%) Cognos TM1
7 22 (4.88%) SAP FI-AP
7 22 (4.88%) SAP FI-AR
7 22 (4.88%) SAP PS
8 21 (4.66%) SAP SD
9 19 (4.21%) Cognos Planning
10 13 (2.88%) Cognos Controller
11 12 (2.66%) Dynamics AX
11 12 (2.66%) Oracle Financials
12 11 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
13 8 (1.77%) OpenText VIM for SAP
13 8 (1.77%) SAP FI-GL
13 8 (1.77%) SAP MM
13 8 (1.77%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.33%) SaaS
2 5 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.22%) FinancialForce.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.76%) Hyperion Smart View
2 34 (7.54%) Essbase
3 30 (6.65%) SAP HANA
4 13 (2.88%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (2.66%) OLAP
6 11 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (1.55%) SAP BW
9 6 (1.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 6 (1.33%) Lumira
9 6 (1.33%) Oracle OLAP
10 5 (1.11%) SAP BI
11 4 (0.89%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.67%) SAP Data Services
13 2 (0.44%) PowerPivot
13 2 (0.44%) QlikView
13 2 (0.44%) SQL Server
14 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
General
1 422 (93.57%) Finance
2 69 (15.30%) Banking
3 34 (7.54%) Manufacturing
4 30 (6.65%) General Ledger
5 20 (4.43%) Financial Institution
6 19 (4.21%) Retail
7 15 (3.33%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.66%) Back Office
9 9 (2.00%) Marketing
10 7 (1.55%) Legal
11 6 (1.33%) Investment Banking
12 5 (1.11%) Billing
13 3 (0.67%) Advertising
14 2 (0.44%) Automotive
14 2 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.44%) Electronics
14 2 (0.44%) French Language
14 2 (0.44%) Local Government
14 2 (0.44%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 133 (29.49%) Consultant
2 123 (27.27%) Analyst
3 63 (13.97%) Accountant
4 62 (13.75%) Financial Analyst
5 59 (13.08%) SAP Consultant
6 52 (11.53%) SAP CO Consultant
6 52 (11.53%) SAP FI Consultant
6 52 (11.53%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 52 (11.53%) Systems Accountant
7 50 (11.09%) Business Analyst
8 38 (8.43%) Finance Business Analyst
9 34 (7.54%) Finance Manager
9 34 (7.54%) Senior Consultant
10 33 (7.32%) SAP Analyst
11 29 (6.43%) Systems Manager
12 28 (6.21%) Senior SAP Consultant
13 27 (5.99%) Administrator
14 26 (5.76%) SAP FI Analyst
15 25 (5.54%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
15 25 (5.54%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.89%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (0.67%) .NET
3 2 (0.44%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.22%) iXBRL
4 1 (0.22%) MDX
4 1 (0.22%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 57 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 16 (3.55%) Data Structures
4 14 (3.10%) Economics
5 11 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (1.77%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.55%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.11%) Driving Licence
9 4 (0.89%) Credit Risk
9 4 (0.89%) Equities
9 4 (0.89%) User Experience
10 3 (0.67%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.44%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.44%) Derivative
11 2 (0.44%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.44%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.44%) NHS
12 1 (0.22%) Data Extraction
12 1 (0.22%) FMCG
12 1 (0.22%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (16.63%) Project Management
2 71 (15.74%) ERP
3 67 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (9.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (7.10%) Asset Management
6 29 (6.43%) Record to Report
7 24 (5.32%) Mentoring
8 22 (4.88%) PRINCE2
8 22 (4.88%) Risk Management
9 21 (4.66%) Continuous Improvement
9 21 (4.66%) IT Audit
10 20 (4.43%) Business Development
10 20 (4.43%) Target Operating Model
11 19 (4.21%) Internal Audit
12 18 (3.99%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 17 (3.77%) Analytics
13 17 (3.77%) Process Improvement
14 16 (3.55%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (3.33%) Data Management
15 15 (3.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 26 (5.76%) SQL
2 16 (3.55%) VBA
3 3 (0.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 341 (75.61%) CIMA
2 64 (14.19%) Degree
3 33 (7.32%) AAT
4 31 (6.87%) CIPFA
5 30 (6.65%) CCA
6 19 (4.21%) CISA
7 17 (3.77%) MBA
8 14 (3.10%) SAP Certification
9 13 (2.88%) CISSP
10 8 (1.77%) ICAEW
11 5 (1.11%) CRISC
11 5 (1.11%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.11%) PMP
12 4 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (0.67%) CISM
14 2 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 1 (0.22%) CCAB
15 1 (0.22%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 25 (5.54%) GAAP
3 11 (2.44%) COBIT
4 9 (2.00%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.67%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.44%) AIFMD
6 2 (0.44%) COREP
6 2 (0.44%) FINREP
6 2 (0.44%) QA
6 2 (0.44%) UCITS
System Software
1 2 (0.44%) MetaFrame
Vendors
1 174 (38.58%) SAP
2 123 (27.27%) Hyperion
3 66 (14.63%) Oracle
4 50 (11.09%) Cognos
5 23 (5.10%) Microsoft
6 13 (2.88%) Anaplan
6 13 (2.88%) SunGard
7 12 (2.66%) CODA
8 11 (2.44%) NetSuite
8 11 (2.44%) Sage
8 11 (2.44%) Wall Street Systems
9 9 (2.00%) JD Edwards
10 5 (1.11%) CA
10 5 (1.11%) Infor
11 4 (0.89%) Informatica
12 3 (0.67%) Concur
12 3 (0.67%) Epicor
12 3 (0.67%) Pegasus
12 3 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.67%) Tableau
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