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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 631 650 703
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +53
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 272 284 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.91% 0.88% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 191 235 129
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £37,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £83,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,600 £48,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -8.57%

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
29728 32154 29910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.21% 27.30% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23596 25395 24243
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +30 262 £55,000 +0.91% 51
London -4 125 £55,000 -4.34% 23
Yorkshire +22 31 £40,000 -8.57% 4
City of London +35 30 £65,000 -7.14% 9
South East -14 29 £40,250 -19.50% 6
East Midlands +27 27 £57,500 +43.75%
North Yorkshire +17 19 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Harrogate +6 19 £40,000 -5.88% 1
West Yorkshire +20 18 £40,000 -11.11% 3
West Midlands -2 16 £35,500 +47.91% 1
Berkshire -8 16 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Leeds +17 14 £40,000 -2.43% 2
Kidderminster - 14 - -
Worcestershire - 14 - -
North West -5 12 £41,800 -1.64% 6
South West +2 11 £48,600 +8.00% 5
Manchester +4 10 £48,600 +14.35% 5
Bristol - 8 £48,600 - 2
Scotland +15 7 - - 4
Edinburgh - 7 - - 3
East of England +8 5 £50,750 +12.77% 5
Middlesex - 5 - -
Buckinghamshire -4 4 £50,000 -9.09%
Slough -8 4 £30,000 -6.97%
Leicestershire - 4 £40,000 -
Halifax - 4 - - 1
Oxfordshire +4 3 £50,000 -13.04% 1
South Yorkshire - 3 £62,500 -
Loughborough - 3 £40,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 - -

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 376 (85.65%) Finance
2 330 (75.17%) CIMA
3 107 (24.37%) Oracle
4 103 (23.46%) Degree
5 76 (17.31%) Risk Management
6 72 (16.40%) Oracle Financials
7 69 (15.72%) SAP
8 64 (14.58%) Oracle EBS R12
9 60 (13.67%) Banking
10 56 (12.76%) ERP
10 56 (12.76%) CISA
10 56 (12.76%) AAT
11 52 (11.85%) Retail
12 51 (11.62%) Data Management
13 48 (10.93%) Service Delivery
13 48 (10.93%) ITIL
14 46 (10.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 44 (10.02%) Business Development
16 41 (9.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 40 (9.11%) Wall Street Systems
17 40 (9.11%) Hyperion
17 40 (9.11%) Back Office
17 40 (9.11%) Stakeholder Management
18 39 (8.88%) SunGard
18 39 (8.88%) COBIT
18 39 (8.88%) Oracle Payables
18 39 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
19 38 (8.66%) Microsoft
20 37 (8.43%) MS Excel
20 37 (8.43%) Oracle Receivables

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (0.91%) IIS
2 1 (0.23%) SAS
2 1 (0.23%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 37 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.14%) MS Office
3 4 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) MS Project
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) Stata
Business Applications
1 72 (16.40%) Oracle Financials
2 64 (14.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 39 (8.88%) Oracle Payables
4 37 (8.43%) Oracle Receivables
5 34 (7.74%) Oracle EBS
6 31 (7.06%) SAP FI
6 31 (7.06%) SAP FI/CO
6 31 (7.06%) SAP CO
7 28 (6.38%) Oracle General Ledger
8 26 (5.92%) Oracle Assets
9 21 (4.78%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 21 (4.78%) Oracle TCA
10 17 (3.87%) Exchequer
11 16 (3.64%) HFM
12 14 (3.19%) SAP SD
13 11 (2.51%) SAP PS
13 11 (2.51%) SAP FSCM
13 11 (2.51%) Hyperion Planning
13 11 (2.51%) PeopleSoft Financials
14 10 (2.28%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.01%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (2.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.46%) Broadband
2 1 (0.23%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.73%) Essbase
2 10 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.46%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.23%) QlikView
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (0.46%) JIRA
General
1 376 (85.65%) Finance
2 60 (13.67%) Banking
3 52 (11.85%) Retail
4 40 (9.11%) Back Office
5 27 (6.15%) Marketing
6 17 (3.87%) General Ledger
7 15 (3.42%) Telecoms
7 15 (3.42%) Legal
8 14 (3.19%) Investment Banking
9 13 (2.96%) Manufacturing
10 9 (2.05%) German Language
11 8 (1.82%) Italian Language
11 8 (1.82%) Dutch Language
11 8 (1.82%) French Language
11 8 (1.82%) Law
12 4 (0.91%) Billing
12 4 (0.91%) Publishing
13 3 (0.68%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.46%) Front Office
14 2 (0.46%) Military
Job Titles
1 139 (31.66%) Analyst
2 131 (29.84%) Consultant
3 78 (17.77%) Business Analyst
4 37 (8.43%) Head of Technology
4 37 (8.43%) Financial Analyst
5 35 (7.97%) Oracle Consultant
6 32 (7.29%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 27 (6.15%) IT Consultant
8 25 (5.69%) SAP Consultant
9 18 (4.10%) Head of Testing
10 16 (3.64%) SAP Analyst
10 16 (3.64%) Systems Analyst
11 15 (3.42%) Senior Consultant
12 14 (3.19%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
13 12 (2.73%) Business Systems Analyst
13 12 (2.73%) Applications Support
13 12 (2.73%) Chief Information Officer
14 11 (2.51%) Graduate
14 11 (2.51%) Business Consultant
14 11 (2.51%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.96%) .NET
2 5 (1.14%) MDX
3 2 (0.46%) iXBRL
4 1 (0.23%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 39 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.56%) Management Information System
4 17 (3.87%) User Experience
5 8 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.82%) Social Media
6 5 (1.14%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.14%) Statistics
7 4 (0.91%) FMCG
7 4 (0.91%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.68%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.68%) Derivative
8 3 (0.68%) Data Conversion
9 2 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.46%) Handset
9 2 (0.46%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.23%) Equities
10 1 (0.23%) NHS
10 1 (0.23%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.23%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.46%) UNIX
1 2 (0.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (17.31%) Risk Management
2 56 (12.76%) ERP
3 51 (11.62%) Data Management
4 48 (10.93%) ITIL
4 48 (10.93%) Service Delivery
5 44 (10.02%) Business Development
6 41 (9.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 40 (9.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 31 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 30 (6.83%) Business Analysis
10 29 (6.61%) Business Intelligence
11 27 (6.15%) Project Management
12 25 (5.69%) Matrix Management
13 22 (5.01%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (4.33%) SAP Implementation
15 18 (4.10%) Performance Management
15 18 (4.10%) User Stories
16 17 (3.87%) Product Marketing
16 17 (3.87%) Financial Modelling
16 17 (3.87%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (4.78%) SQL
2 3 (0.68%) Java
3 2 (0.46%) PL/SQL
3 2 (0.46%) C
4 1 (0.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 330 (75.17%) CIMA
2 103 (23.46%) Degree
3 56 (12.76%) CISA
3 56 (12.76%) AAT
4 30 (6.83%) ICAEW
4 30 (6.83%) CISM
5 21 (4.78%) MBA
6 15 (3.42%) CISSP
7 9 (2.05%) CIPFA
8 8 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (1.82%) PMP
8 8 (1.82%) PMI Certification
9 7 (1.59%) CCA
9 7 (1.59%) CRISC
10 4 (0.91%) PCI QSA
11 3 (0.68%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.68%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.46%) QiCA
12 2 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.23%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (8.88%) COBIT
2 23 (5.24%) QA
3 8 (1.82%) GAAP
4 5 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.14%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.91%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.46%) SLA
6 2 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.23%) Basel II
7 1 (0.23%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 107 (24.37%) Oracle
2 69 (15.72%) SAP
3 40 (9.11%) Hyperion
3 40 (9.11%) Wall Street Systems
4 39 (8.88%) SunGard
5 38 (8.66%) Microsoft
6 24 (5.47%) Sage
7 19 (4.33%) CA
8 15 (3.42%) Cognos
9 13 (2.96%) PeopleSoft
10 11 (2.51%) JD Edwards
10 11 (2.51%) Pegasus
11 8 (1.82%) IBM
12 6 (1.37%) Sun
13 5 (1.14%) Business Objects
14 4 (0.91%) CODA
15 3 (0.68%) Epicor
15 3 (0.68%) Infor
15 3 (0.68%) Aareon
15 3 (0.68%) Kypera
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