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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 659 665 525
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -140
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 242 218 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.20% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% 0.76% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 211 169 384
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £40,250 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%

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
30465 28654 33810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.04% 26.84% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23768 23376 28477
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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% -

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 17 September 2014 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 17 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 -18 221 £54,000 -10.00% 66
London -3 139 £60,000 -4.00% 22
City of London +26 42 £65,000 +8.33% 7
South East +2 27 £60,000 +6.19% 10
East Midlands +2 13 £50,000 -9.09%
Berkshire +4 12 £36,250 -31.92%
Yorkshire -22 11 £45,000 +34.32% 6
Nottinghamshire - 11 £50,000 -
Nottingham - 11 £50,000 -
South West -20 10 £21,750 -59.53% 7
East of England -14 8 £52,500 +11.70% 8
Hertfordshire -3 7 £52,500 +16.66% 6
West Midlands -7 7 £54,000 +2.85% 5
Devon -13 7 £21,750 -
Exmouth - 7 £21,750 -
Birmingham -4 6 £39,000 -2.50% 2
West Yorkshire -26 6 £45,500 +106.81% 4
North Yorkshire -10 5 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Harrogate -10 5 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Watford - 5 £52,500 - 1
North West -18 4 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Hampshire - 4 £72,500 - 1
Hungerford - 4 £24,500 -
Surrey -4 3 £62,500 - 6
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £55,000 - 3
Slough - 3 £32,500 -
Abingdon - 3 - -
Reading +5 2 £77,500 +72.22%
Manchester -2 2 £50,000 +17.64% 3

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 476 (89.81%) Finance
2 413 (77.92%) CIMA
3 219 (41.32%) SAP
4 156 (29.43%) Oracle
5 124 (23.40%) Degree
6 98 (18.49%) ERP
7 96 (18.11%) SAP FI
7 96 (18.11%) SAP FI/CO
7 96 (18.11%) SAP CO
8 91 (17.17%) Project Management
9 90 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
10 88 (16.60%) General Ledger
11 83 (15.66%) Oracle General Ledger
12 76 (14.34%) MS Excel
13 74 (13.96%) Microsoft
14 72 (13.58%) SAP BPC
15 67 (12.64%) AAT
16 66 (12.45%) Hyperion
17 64 (12.08%) Oracle Payables
17 64 (12.08%) Oracle Receivables
18 62 (11.70%) Banking
19 60 (11.32%) Oracle EBS
19 60 (11.32%) HFM
20 54 (10.19%) Essbase
20 54 (10.19%) Oracle Assets
21 50 (9.43%) Hyperion Planning
22 49 (9.25%) Dynamics AX
23 48 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
24 47 (8.87%) Oracle Financials
25 44 (8.30%) Manufacturing

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 17 (3.21%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 76 (14.34%) MS Excel
2 40 (7.55%) MS Office
3 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 96 (18.11%) SAP FI
1 96 (18.11%) SAP FI/CO
1 96 (18.11%) SAP CO
2 83 (15.66%) Oracle General Ledger
3 72 (13.58%) SAP BPC
4 64 (12.08%) Oracle Payables
4 64 (12.08%) Oracle Receivables
5 60 (11.32%) HFM
5 60 (11.32%) Oracle EBS
6 54 (10.19%) Oracle Assets
7 50 (9.43%) Hyperion Planning
8 49 (9.25%) Dynamics AX
9 47 (8.87%) Oracle Financials
10 43 (8.11%) Oracle Cash Management
11 39 (7.36%) Oracle EBS R12
12 37 (6.98%) Oracle Applications
12 37 (6.98%) Dynamics NAV
13 31 (5.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 26 (4.91%) Dynamics GP
15 21 (3.96%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.70%) SaaS
2 8 (1.51%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.19%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (10.19%) Essbase
2 28 (5.28%) SAP BI
3 23 (4.34%) SQL Server
4 21 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
6 19 (3.58%) SAP BW
6 19 (3.58%) SAP HANA
7 15 (2.83%) OLAP
8 12 (2.26%) QlikView
8 12 (2.26%) Oracle BI EE
9 11 (2.08%) Oracle Discoverer
10 9 (1.70%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.32%) Hyperion Smart View
12 6 (1.13%) Oracle OLAP
13 5 (0.94%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 4 (0.75%) Cognos Query Studio
14 4 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (0.57%) MS Access
16 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 476 (89.81%) Finance
2 88 (16.60%) General Ledger
3 62 (11.70%) Banking
4 44 (8.30%) Retail
4 44 (8.30%) Manufacturing
5 25 (4.72%) Marketing
6 24 (4.53%) Billing
7 20 (3.77%) Financial Institution
8 19 (3.58%) Advertising
9 18 (3.40%) Telecoms
10 14 (2.64%) Back Office
11 12 (2.26%) Investment Banking
12 9 (1.70%) Legal
13 6 (1.13%) International Banking
14 4 (0.75%) Publishing
15 2 (0.38%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.38%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.38%) French Language
16 1 (0.19%) German Language
16 1 (0.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 236 (44.53%) Consultant
2 109 (20.57%) SAP Consultant
3 85 (16.04%) Analyst
4 73 (13.77%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 63 (11.89%) Senior Consultant
6 50 (9.43%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 37 (6.98%) Oracle Consultant
8 34 (6.42%) Business Analyst
9 33 (6.23%) Senior Manager
10 31 (5.85%) Financial Analyst
11 29 (5.47%) SAP BPC Consultant
12 24 (4.53%) Oracle Financials Consultant
13 17 (3.21%) Business Consultant
14 16 (3.02%) Administrator
14 16 (3.02%) Project Manager
15 15 (2.83%) Senior SAP BPC Consultant
15 15 (2.83%) ERP Consultant
16 13 (2.45%) Auditor
16 13 (2.45%) Dynamics AX Consultant
16 13 (2.45%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.13%) .NET
2 4 (0.75%) XML
3 1 (0.19%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (4.91%) Management Information System
3 21 (3.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (1.13%) Equities
5 2 (0.38%) Tandem
5 2 (0.38%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (0.38%) NHS
5 2 (0.38%) Derivative
5 2 (0.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.38%) Data Extraction
5 2 (0.38%) FMCG
6 1 (0.19%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.19%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.19%) DTV
6 1 (0.19%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.19%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.51%) Windows
2 1 (0.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (18.49%) ERP
2 91 (17.17%) Project Management
3 90 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
4 42 (7.92%) Performance Management
5 39 (7.36%) Asset Management
6 35 (6.60%) GAP Analysis
6 35 (6.60%) User Acceptance Testing
7 32 (6.04%) Cash Management
8 31 (5.85%) Analytics
9 29 (5.47%) Supply Chain Management
9 29 (5.47%) Risk Management
10 28 (5.28%) ITIL
11 24 (4.53%) Data Management
12 22 (4.15%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (3.77%) System Testing
14 19 (3.58%) Time Management
14 19 (3.58%) PRINCE2
15 18 (3.40%) Programme Management
15 18 (3.40%) Business Development
16 16 (3.02%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 39 (7.36%) SQL
2 16 (3.02%) VBA
3 11 (2.08%) PL/SQL
4 8 (1.51%) VB
5 4 (0.75%) VBScript
6 2 (0.38%) C
6 2 (0.38%) Java
7 1 (0.19%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 413 (77.92%) CIMA
2 124 (23.40%) Degree
3 67 (12.64%) AAT
4 28 (5.28%) MBA
5 22 (4.15%) ICAEW
6 21 (3.96%) Oracle Certification
7 19 (3.58%) CISA
8 16 (3.02%) CCA
9 11 (2.08%) Security Cleared
10 7 (1.32%) QiCA
11 6 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.94%) PMP
12 5 (0.94%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.94%) CIPFA
13 3 (0.57%) CISM
14 2 (0.38%) CISSP
14 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.38%) IIBA
14 2 (0.38%) SC Cleared
15 1 (0.19%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.21%) QA
2 11 (2.08%) COBIT
2 11 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (1.70%) GAAP
4 7 (1.32%) MiFID
4 7 (1.32%) EMIR
5 6 (1.13%) SLA
6 4 (0.75%) IAS 39
6 4 (0.75%) IAS 32
7 3 (0.57%) Basel II
7 3 (0.57%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.57%) COREP
7 3 (0.57%) FINREP
8 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.19%) COSO
System Software
1 7 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.19%) MOM
Vendors
1 219 (41.32%) SAP
2 156 (29.43%) Oracle
3 74 (13.96%) Microsoft
4 66 (12.45%) Hyperion
5 36 (6.79%) Sage
6 33 (6.23%) CA
7 30 (5.66%) PeopleSoft
8 27 (5.09%) Cognos
9 22 (4.15%) Business Objects
10 20 (3.77%) IBM
11 18 (3.40%) Hitachi
12 16 (3.02%) Pega
13 15 (2.83%) JD Edwards
14 14 (2.64%) MicroStrategy
15 11 (2.08%) SunGard
15 11 (2.08%) Wall Street Systems
16 9 (1.70%) Pegasus
17 8 (1.51%) Infor
17 8 (1.51%) NetSuite
17 8 (1.51%) Google
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