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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 628 640 661
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +21
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 270 265 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.91% 0.85% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 178 229 169
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £82,250
UK excluding London average salary £48,600 £48,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+0.20% -1.02%

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
29680 31217 28978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.25% 27.00% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 24080 24235 23572
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ACCA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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 +33 252 £55,000 +1.85% 32
London -24 109 £57,500 -4.16% 17
Yorkshire +39 38 £40,000 -11.11% 1
South East +2 30 £50,000 -16.66% 5
West Yorkshire +23 26 £40,000 -23.80% 1
East of England +25 25 £57,500 +9.52% 3
City of London +10 23 £56,250 -19.64% 2
North Yorkshire +17 21 £40,000 -5.88%
Harrogate +6 21 £40,000 -5.88%
Leeds +35 20 £40,000 -11.11% 1
North West +10 17 £48,600 +7.40% 3
Scotland +21 15 £48,600 +8.00% 3
Hertfordshire +4 14 £66,250 +26.19% 2
South West -4 14 £48,600 +123.44% 1
Bristol - 14 £48,600 - 1
Edinburgh - 14 £48,600 -
Manchester +20 13 £48,600 -2.80% 2
Berkshire +13 12 £31,250 -3.84% 4
East Midlands +11 10 £60,000 +20.00%
Watford +1 10 £57,500 +9.52%
Buckinghamshire -10 9 £50,000 -9.09%
West Midlands +6 8 - - 2
Worcestershire - 8 - -
Kidderminster - 8 - -
Reading +17 7 £21,000 -72.90%
Halifax - 6 - -
Aylesbury - 6 £50,000 -
Brentwood - 5 - -
Essex - 5 - -
Cambridgeshire +19 4 £46,250 +13.35%

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ACCA 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 ACCA.

1 414 (83.81%) Finance
2 343 (69.43%) CIMA
3 114 (23.08%) Oracle
4 109 (22.06%) Degree
5 99 (20.04%) Banking
6 88 (17.81%) CISA
7 81 (16.40%) Oracle Financials
8 80 (16.19%) SAP
9 79 (15.99%) Retail
10 75 (15.18%) Oracle EBS R12
11 72 (14.57%) Risk Management
12 65 (13.16%) AAT
13 63 (12.75%) ERP
14 54 (10.93%) MS Excel
15 49 (9.92%) Microsoft
16 45 (9.11%) Data Management
16 45 (9.11%) Stakeholder Management
17 44 (8.91%) Service Delivery
17 44 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
18 43 (8.70%) Business Development
19 42 (8.50%) CISM
20 41 (8.30%) Agile Software Development
21 39 (7.89%) Hyperion
21 39 (7.89%) Oracle Payables
22 38 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
23 37 (7.49%) Matrix Management
24 36 (7.29%) ITIL
25 35 (7.09%) SAP FI
25 35 (7.09%) SAP CO
25 35 (7.09%) SAP FI/CO

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ACCA 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 ACCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (0.81%) IIS
2 1 (0.20%) SAS
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 54 (10.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.21%) MS Office
2 6 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.40%) MS Project
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) Stata
Business Applications
1 81 (16.40%) Oracle Financials
2 75 (15.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 39 (7.89%) Oracle Payables
4 38 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
5 35 (7.09%) SAP FI
5 35 (7.09%) SAP FI/CO
5 35 (7.09%) SAP CO
6 34 (6.88%) Oracle EBS
7 30 (6.07%) Oracle General Ledger
8 29 (5.87%) Oracle Assets
9 26 (5.26%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 26 (5.26%) Oracle TCA
10 22 (4.45%) SAP FI-AP
10 22 (4.45%) SAP PS
11 21 (4.25%) SAP FI-AR
11 21 (4.25%) SAP SD
12 14 (2.83%) Exchequer
13 12 (2.43%) SAP Business One
14 11 (2.23%) HFM
14 11 (2.23%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.45%) SaaS
2 13 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.40%) Broadband
2 1 (0.20%) FTP
2 1 (0.20%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (2.02%) Essbase
2 5 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (0.81%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.81%) QlikView
3 4 (0.81%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (0.61%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.40%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.20%) OLAP
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Smart View
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.20%) JIRA
General
1 414 (83.81%) Finance
2 99 (20.04%) Banking
3 79 (15.99%) Retail
4 32 (6.48%) Back Office
5 23 (4.66%) Investment Banking
6 19 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.85%) Marketing
7 16 (3.24%) German Language
8 15 (3.04%) French Language
9 14 (2.83%) Italian Language
9 14 (2.83%) Dutch Language
9 14 (2.83%) Manufacturing
10 12 (2.43%) General Ledger
11 10 (2.02%) Legal
12 8 (1.62%) Law
13 4 (0.81%) Publishing
13 4 (0.81%) Billing
14 3 (0.61%) Advertising
14 3 (0.61%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.40%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 167 (33.81%) Analyst
2 137 (27.73%) Consultant
3 79 (15.99%) Business Analyst
4 57 (11.54%) Head of Technology
5 46 (9.31%) Financial Analyst
6 34 (6.88%) Oracle Consultant
7 32 (6.48%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 32 (6.48%) SAP Consultant
8 30 (6.07%) Systems Analyst
8 30 (6.07%) Head of Testing
9 23 (4.66%) SAP Analyst
10 21 (4.25%) Senior Consultant
10 21 (4.25%) Applications Support
11 20 (4.05%) Business Systems Analyst
11 20 (4.05%) Chief Information Officer
12 17 (3.44%) IT Consultant
13 16 (3.24%) Support Consultant
13 16 (3.24%) Senior Oracle Financials Consultant
13 16 (3.24%) Senior Oracle Consultant
14 15 (3.04%) Applications Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.85%) .NET
2 5 (1.01%) MDX
3 4 (0.81%) iXBRL
4 2 (0.40%) Mason
5 1 (0.20%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 18 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.02%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.02%) User Experience
5 9 (1.82%) Social Media
6 5 (1.01%) Statistics
7 4 (0.81%) Digital Media
7 4 (0.81%) Data Structures
7 4 (0.81%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.61%) Data Conversion
8 3 (0.61%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.40%) Derivative
9 2 (0.40%) Handset
9 2 (0.40%) Equities
9 2 (0.40%) Economics
9 2 (0.40%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.20%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.40%) UNIX
1 2 (0.40%) Windows
2 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (14.57%) Risk Management
2 63 (12.75%) ERP
3 45 (9.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 45 (9.11%) Data Management
4 44 (8.91%) Service Delivery
5 43 (8.70%) Business Development
6 41 (8.30%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (7.49%) Matrix Management
8 36 (7.29%) ITIL
9 34 (6.88%) Project Management
10 31 (6.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 30 (6.07%) Business Analysis
12 28 (5.67%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (4.45%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (3.64%) PRINCE2
14 18 (3.64%) Financial Analysis
15 14 (2.83%) Performance Management
15 14 (2.83%) Cash Management
15 14 (2.83%) E-Commerce
16 12 (2.43%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 26 (5.26%) SQL
2 2 (0.40%) C
3 1 (0.20%) Java
3 1 (0.20%) VBScript
3 1 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 343 (69.43%) CIMA
2 109 (22.06%) Degree
3 88 (17.81%) CISA
4 65 (13.16%) AAT
5 42 (8.50%) CISM
6 35 (7.09%) ICAEW
7 25 (5.06%) MBA
8 18 (3.64%) CISSP
9 11 (2.23%) PMP
9 11 (2.23%) PMI Certification
9 11 (2.23%) CRISC
10 9 (1.82%) CIPFA
11 8 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (1.42%) QiCA
13 4 (0.81%) PCI QSA
14 3 (0.61%) SC Cleared
14 3 (0.61%) Security Cleared
14 3 (0.61%) CCA
14 3 (0.61%) SAP Certification
15 2 (0.40%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.28%) COBIT
2 14 (2.83%) QA
3 10 (2.02%) GAAP
4 5 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.81%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.61%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.40%) SLA
7 2 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 114 (23.08%) Oracle
2 80 (16.19%) SAP
3 49 (9.92%) Microsoft
4 39 (7.89%) Hyperion
5 33 (6.68%) Wall Street Systems
6 31 (6.28%) SunGard
7 19 (3.85%) Cognos
7 19 (3.85%) Sage
8 17 (3.44%) CA
9 12 (2.43%) PeopleSoft
10 11 (2.23%) Pegasus
11 9 (1.82%) IBM
12 8 (1.62%) Sun
12 8 (1.62%) JD Edwards
13 4 (0.81%) CODA
13 4 (0.81%) NetSuite
14 3 (0.61%) Infor
14 3 (0.61%) Aareon
14 3 (0.61%) Kypera
14 3 (0.61%) Northgate
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £11000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + On application
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talentpool Selection
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Forgerock Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 15% bonus, 14% pension, health
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K - 80K
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago