The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 640 664 542
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -122
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 283 206 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.19% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.89% 0.69% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 238 150 360
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.61% +10.52%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31918 29701 33012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.12% 27.28% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25035 23900 28313
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +26 257 £55,000 -4.34% 68
London -1 160 £60,000 - 28
South East -16 46 £40,000 -23.80% 13
City of London +11 37 £70,000 +21.73% 15
Berkshire +14 23 £32,000 -39.04% 2
North West +8 13 £43,000 - 11
Yorkshire -15 13 £45,000 - 4
West Midlands +15 11 £24,000 -58.26% 4
Birmingham +8 11 £24,000 -58.26% 2
Buckinghamshire +14 9 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire -35 8 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Manchester +11 7 £46,250 - 5
Slough +13 6 £32,250 +13.15%
East of England -12 6 £52,500 +7.14% 2
Hungerford - 6 £24,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +6 5 £57,500 -
North Yorkshire -6 5 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Harrogate -15 5 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Abingdon - 5 £57,500 -
Surrey +1 4 £73,750 +34.09% 1
Hertfordshire -20 4 £52,500 -3.22% 1
Cheshire - 4 £43,000 - 1
Hampshire -3 3 £72,500 +61.11% 3
East Midlands -7 3 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Amersham - 3 - -
Reading - 3 - -
Wiltshire -8 2 £47,000 -6.00% 1
South West -27 2 £47,000 -6.00% 4
Leeds -31 2 £41,750 -7.22% 3
Northamptonshire - 2 £40,000 - 1

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 491 (86.44%) Finance
2 447 (78.70%) CIMA
3 265 (46.65%) SAP
4 150 (26.41%) Degree
5 149 (26.23%) Oracle
6 129 (22.71%) SAP FI
7 128 (22.54%) SAP FI/CO
7 128 (22.54%) SAP CO
8 107 (18.84%) Project Management
9 95 (16.73%) SAP BPC
10 90 (15.85%) ERP
11 86 (15.14%) General Ledger
12 83 (14.61%) Oracle General Ledger
13 78 (13.73%) MS Excel
14 77 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
15 75 (13.20%) Microsoft
16 70 (12.32%) Oracle EBS
17 65 (11.44%) Hyperion
18 59 (10.39%) Banking
18 59 (10.39%) Oracle Receivables
18 59 (10.39%) Oracle Payables
19 56 (9.86%) HFM
20 55 (9.68%) Retail
21 53 (9.33%) Manufacturing
21 53 (9.33%) Oracle Cash Management
22 49 (8.63%) AAT
22 49 (8.63%) Essbase
23 48 (8.45%) Oracle Assets
23 48 (8.45%) Performance Management
24 46 (8.10%) Hyperion Planning

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 19 (3.35%) NetWeaver
2 3 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 78 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 30 (5.28%) MS Office
3 6 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 129 (22.71%) SAP FI
2 128 (22.54%) SAP FI/CO
2 128 (22.54%) SAP CO
3 95 (16.73%) SAP BPC
4 83 (14.61%) Oracle General Ledger
5 70 (12.32%) Oracle EBS
6 59 (10.39%) Oracle Receivables
6 59 (10.39%) Oracle Payables
7 56 (9.86%) HFM
8 53 (9.33%) Oracle Cash Management
9 48 (8.45%) Oracle Assets
10 46 (8.10%) Hyperion Planning
11 42 (7.39%) Oracle Applications
12 41 (7.22%) Dynamics AX
13 40 (7.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 36 (6.34%) Dynamics NAV
15 30 (5.28%) Oracle Financials
16 28 (4.93%) Dynamics GP
17 25 (4.40%) Oracle EBS R12
18 22 (3.87%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.41%) SaaS
2 5 (0.88%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.18%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (8.63%) Essbase
2 28 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (4.23%) SQL Server
4 22 (3.87%) SAP BI
5 18 (3.17%) SAP BW
6 17 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
7 12 (2.11%) QlikView
7 12 (2.11%) SAP HANA
8 11 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (1.76%) OLAP
10 8 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (1.23%) Hyperion Smart View
11 7 (1.23%) Oracle OLAP
12 6 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.88%) MS Access
13 5 (0.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 4 (0.70%) Cognos Query Studio
15 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 1 (0.18%) DataStage
16 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 491 (86.44%) Finance
2 86 (15.14%) General Ledger
3 59 (10.39%) Banking
4 55 (9.68%) Retail
5 53 (9.33%) Manufacturing
6 33 (5.81%) Billing
7 29 (5.11%) Marketing
8 25 (4.40%) Financial Institution
9 20 (3.52%) Back Office
10 18 (3.17%) Telecoms
11 16 (2.82%) Advertising
12 10 (1.76%) Investment Banking
13 7 (1.23%) Legal
14 5 (0.88%) International Banking
15 4 (0.70%) German Language
16 3 (0.53%) Automotive
16 3 (0.53%) French Language
17 2 (0.35%) Dutch Language
17 2 (0.35%) Private Banking
17 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 285 (50.18%) Consultant
2 140 (24.65%) SAP Consultant
3 99 (17.43%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 79 (13.91%) Analyst
5 53 (9.33%) Senior Consultant
6 41 (7.22%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 40 (7.04%) Oracle Consultant
8 38 (6.69%) Financial Analyst
9 34 (5.99%) SAP BPC Consultant
10 33 (5.81%) Business Analyst
11 29 (5.11%) Senior Manager
12 26 (4.58%) Oracle Financials Consultant
13 25 (4.40%) SAP FI Consultant
13 25 (4.40%) SAP CO Consultant
14 19 (3.35%) Business Consultant
15 16 (2.82%) ERP Consultant
15 16 (2.82%) Systems Accountant
16 15 (2.64%) Functional Consultant
17 14 (2.46%) E-Business Consultant
18 13 (2.29%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.06%) .NET
2 4 (0.70%) XML
3 3 (0.53%) SAP ALE
4 2 (0.35%) Flash
5 1 (0.18%) COM
5 1 (0.18%) XBRL
5 1 (0.18%) iXBRL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (4.75%) Management Information System
2 22 (3.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (1.76%) Equities
4 8 (1.41%) FMCG
5 5 (0.88%) Computer Science
6 4 (0.70%) Data Extraction
6 4 (0.70%) Economics
7 2 (0.35%) Taxonomies
7 2 (0.35%) Derivative
7 2 (0.35%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.35%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.35%) NHS
7 2 (0.35%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (0.35%) Tandem
8 1 (0.18%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.18%) PMI
8 1 (0.18%) DTV
8 1 (0.18%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.18%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.18%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.23%) Windows
2 1 (0.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (18.84%) Project Management
2 90 (15.85%) ERP
3 77 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
4 48 (8.45%) Performance Management
5 42 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 41 (7.22%) GAP Analysis
6 41 (7.22%) Asset Management
7 40 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 37 (6.51%) Cash Management
9 36 (6.34%) ITIL
10 32 (5.63%) Data Management
11 31 (5.46%) Analytics
12 28 (4.93%) Risk Management
13 27 (4.75%) Supply Chain Management
14 26 (4.58%) PRINCE2
15 22 (3.87%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (3.70%) Business Development
16 21 (3.70%) Service Delivery
17 20 (3.52%) Programme Management
18 19 (3.35%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 36 (6.34%) SQL
2 13 (2.29%) VBA
3 8 (1.41%) VB
4 4 (0.70%) VBScript
4 4 (0.70%) Java
5 2 (0.35%) C
5 2 (0.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 447 (78.70%) CIMA
2 150 (26.41%) Degree
3 49 (8.63%) AAT
4 44 (7.75%) MBA
5 25 (4.40%) Oracle Certification
6 22 (3.87%) CISA
7 19 (3.35%) CCA
7 19 (3.35%) ICAEW
8 12 (2.11%) Security Cleared
9 11 (1.94%) SAP Certification
10 8 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (1.06%) QiCA
12 3 (0.53%) CIPFA
12 3 (0.53%) CISSP
12 3 (0.53%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.35%) IIBA
13 2 (0.35%) CBAP
13 2 (0.35%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.35%) PMP
13 2 (0.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.64%) QA
2 14 (2.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 13 (2.29%) COBIT
4 10 (1.76%) GAAP
5 8 (1.41%) SLA
6 6 (1.06%) COREP
7 5 (0.88%) EMIR
7 5 (0.88%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.88%) MiFID
8 4 (0.70%) FINREP
8 4 (0.70%) Basel II
9 3 (0.53%) Basel III
10 2 (0.35%) COSO
10 2 (0.35%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (0.18%) MOM
Vendors
1 265 (46.65%) SAP
2 149 (26.23%) Oracle
3 75 (13.20%) Microsoft
4 65 (11.44%) Hyperion
5 38 (6.69%) PeopleSoft
6 36 (6.34%) CA
7 31 (5.46%) Sage
8 30 (5.28%) Cognos
9 25 (4.40%) IBM
10 22 (3.87%) Business Objects
11 21 (3.70%) Pega
11 21 (3.70%) Hitachi
12 15 (2.64%) MicroStrategy
13 14 (2.46%) SunGard
14 13 (2.29%) Wall Street Systems
15 7 (1.23%) Pegasus
16 6 (1.06%) JD Edwards
16 6 (1.06%) Sun
17 5 (0.88%) Murex
17 5 (0.88%) CODA
Hounslow, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £130,000 to £160,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Red10
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Clement Keys Chartered Accountants LLP
Posted: 16 days ago
West Midlands
Clement Keys Chartered Accountants LLP
Posted: 16 days ago
Westham, Sussex
The Accountancy List
Salary: Competitive salary depending on experience
Posted: 27 days ago
Polegate, Sussex
The Accountancy List
Salary: Competitive salary depending on experience
Posted: 27 days ago