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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 675 692 620
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -72
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 225 207 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.71% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 191 157 270
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,300 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%

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
31179 29231 32475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.41% 26.81% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24746 23786 27043
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +11 212 £55,000 -15.38% 49
London +10 121 £60,000 -14.28% 19
City of London +37 35 £60,000 -29.41% 12
South East -7 27 £55,000 -20.28% 8
East Midlands +22 25 £62,500 +13.63%
Nottinghamshire - 25 £62,500 -
Nottingham - 25 £62,500 -
Berkshire +17 18 £37,500 -33.62% 2
Yorkshire -25 14 £42,500 +102.38% 1
North Yorkshire - 10 £42,500 -
Harrogate - 10 £42,500 -
South West -14 9 £21,750 -62.17% 6
Slough +4 7 £37,000 +9.62% 1
Reading -6 7 £77,500 -
East of England -18 7 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Exmouth - 7 £21,750 -
Devon - 7 £21,750 -
West Yorkshire -18 6 £45,000 +114.28% 1
West Midlands -26 6 £57,500 -14.81% 5
Birmingham -10 5 £54,750 -8.75% 2
Hertfordshire -14 4 £52,500 +16.66%
Hampshire - 4 £72,500 - 1
Watford - 4 £52,500 -
Leeds -27 3 £42,500 +102.38% 1
Colchester +10 2 £47,500 -44.11% 1
Essex +1 2 £47,500 -44.11% 1
Manchester -17 2 £50,000 +17.64% 4
North West -26 2 £50,000 +21.21% 7
Surrey - 2 £85,000 - 2
Windsor - 2 £38,750 -

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 465 (92.26%) Finance
2 407 (80.75%) CIMA
3 176 (34.92%) SAP
4 162 (32.14%) Oracle
5 123 (24.40%) Degree
6 92 (18.25%) Business Intelligence
7 89 (17.66%) SAP FI/CO
7 89 (17.66%) SAP CO
7 89 (17.66%) SAP FI
8 85 (16.87%) ERP
9 84 (16.67%) AAT
10 76 (15.08%) Oracle General Ledger
10 76 (15.08%) Oracle Financials
11 72 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 68 (13.49%) Oracle Payables
12 68 (13.49%) Oracle Receivables
13 67 (13.29%) General Ledger
14 65 (12.90%) Microsoft
15 62 (12.30%) Hyperion
15 62 (12.30%) Banking
16 61 (12.10%) Oracle Assets
17 60 (11.90%) Project Management
18 57 (11.31%) Oracle EBS
19 56 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
20 52 (10.32%) HFM
20 52 (10.32%) SQL
20 52 (10.32%) SAP BPC
21 49 (9.72%) Essbase
22 48 (9.52%) Performance Management
23 45 (8.93%) MS Office

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 8 (1.59%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.20%) SAS
Applications
1 72 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 45 (8.93%) MS Office
3 5 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 89 (17.66%) SAP FI
1 89 (17.66%) SAP FI/CO
1 89 (17.66%) SAP CO
2 76 (15.08%) Oracle Financials
2 76 (15.08%) Oracle General Ledger
3 68 (13.49%) Oracle Payables
3 68 (13.49%) Oracle Receivables
4 61 (12.10%) Oracle Assets
5 57 (11.31%) Oracle EBS
6 56 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
7 52 (10.32%) HFM
7 52 (10.32%) SAP BPC
8 44 (8.73%) Hyperion Planning
9 42 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
10 38 (7.54%) Oracle Applications
11 31 (6.15%) Dynamics NAV
11 31 (6.15%) Oracle Cash Management
12 20 (3.97%) Dynamics GP
13 19 (3.77%) Cognos TM1
14 16 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.17%) SaaS
2 14 (2.78%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.40%) FTP
2 1 (0.20%) Internet
2 1 (0.20%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (9.72%) Essbase
2 27 (5.36%) SAP BI
3 25 (4.96%) Oracle Discoverer
4 19 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
4 19 (3.77%) SQL Server
4 19 (3.77%) SAP HANA
5 16 (3.17%) SAP BW
6 14 (2.78%) OLAP
6 14 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
7 12 (2.38%) QlikView
8 10 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.19%) Oracle OLAP
11 5 (0.99%) Hyperion Smart View
12 4 (0.79%) Cognos Query Studio
12 4 (0.79%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 3 (0.60%) MS Access
14 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 465 (92.26%) Finance
2 67 (13.29%) General Ledger
3 62 (12.30%) Banking
4 39 (7.74%) Manufacturing
5 31 (6.15%) Retail
6 22 (4.37%) Marketing
7 18 (3.57%) Advertising
7 18 (3.57%) Telecoms
8 17 (3.37%) Billing
9 11 (2.18%) Investment Banking
10 10 (1.98%) Legal
11 9 (1.79%) Back Office
12 6 (1.19%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.19%) International Banking
13 5 (0.99%) Publishing
14 2 (0.40%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.40%) French Language
14 2 (0.40%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.20%) German Language
15 1 (0.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 201 (39.88%) Consultant
2 107 (21.23%) Analyst
3 92 (18.25%) SAP Consultant
4 70 (13.89%) Senior Consultant
5 65 (12.90%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 55 (10.91%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 45 (8.93%) Oracle Consultant
8 43 (8.53%) Business Analyst
9 37 (7.34%) Oracle Financials Consultant
10 31 (6.15%) Senior Manager
11 27 (5.36%) Financial Analyst
12 22 (4.37%) SAP BPC Consultant
13 21 (4.17%) Oracle Analyst
14 17 (3.37%) Administrator
15 16 (3.17%) Senior SAP BPC Consultant
16 14 (2.78%) Project Manager
17 13 (2.58%) Dynamics AX Consultant
18 12 (2.38%) ERP Consultant
18 12 (2.38%) SAP FI Consultant
18 12 (2.38%) SAP CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.40%) .NET
2 1 (0.20%) XML
2 1 (0.20%) ODBC
2 1 (0.20%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 19 (3.77%) Data Structures
4 17 (3.37%) Management Information System
5 3 (0.60%) Equities
5 3 (0.60%) Economics
6 2 (0.40%) Derivative
6 2 (0.40%) Tandem
6 2 (0.40%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (0.40%) NHS
6 2 (0.40%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.40%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.20%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.20%) FMCG
7 1 (0.20%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.20%) DTV
7 1 (0.20%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.20%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (0.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (18.25%) Business Intelligence
2 85 (16.87%) ERP
3 60 (11.90%) Project Management
4 48 (9.52%) Performance Management
5 34 (6.75%) System Testing
6 31 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
6 31 (6.15%) Risk Management
7 30 (5.95%) Asset Management
8 25 (4.96%) Analytics
9 23 (4.56%) Cash Management
10 22 (4.37%) Supply Chain Management
10 22 (4.37%) GAP Analysis
11 20 (3.97%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (3.97%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (3.77%) Time Management
13 15 (2.98%) Business Analysis
14 14 (2.78%) Usability Testing
14 14 (2.78%) Fault Management
14 14 (2.78%) User Stories
15 13 (2.58%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 52 (10.32%) SQL
2 25 (4.96%) PL/SQL
3 18 (3.57%) VBA
4 3 (0.60%) VB
5 2 (0.40%) ABAP
5 2 (0.40%) C
6 1 (0.20%) Java
6 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 407 (80.75%) CIMA
2 123 (24.40%) Degree
3 84 (16.67%) AAT
4 43 (8.53%) ICAEW
5 20 (3.97%) Oracle Certification
6 18 (3.57%) MBA
7 15 (2.98%) CCA
8 11 (2.18%) CISA
8 11 (2.18%) Security Cleared
9 5 (0.99%) PMP
9 5 (0.99%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.79%) CIPFA
11 3 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.60%) CISM
12 2 (0.40%) QiCA
12 2 (0.40%) SAP Certification
12 2 (0.40%) IIBA
13 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.56%) QA
2 10 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (1.79%) GAAP
4 8 (1.59%) COBIT
5 4 (0.79%) MiFID
5 4 (0.79%) IAS 39
5 4 (0.79%) IAS 32
5 4 (0.79%) EMIR
6 3 (0.60%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.60%) Basel II
7 2 (0.40%) SLA
7 2 (0.40%) COREP
7 2 (0.40%) FINREP
8 1 (0.20%) COSO
System Software
1 8 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) MOM
Vendors
1 176 (34.92%) SAP
2 162 (32.14%) Oracle
3 65 (12.90%) Microsoft
4 62 (12.30%) Hyperion
5 31 (6.15%) Sage
6 23 (4.56%) Cognos
7 22 (4.37%) CA
8 19 (3.77%) Business Objects
9 18 (3.57%) Hitachi
10 16 (3.17%) JD Edwards
11 15 (2.98%) PeopleSoft
12 14 (2.78%) MicroStrategy
12 14 (2.78%) Google
13 9 (1.79%) Infor
13 9 (1.79%) Pegasus
14 8 (1.59%) IBM
14 8 (1.59%) SunGard
14 8 (1.59%) Wall Street Systems
14 8 (1.59%) NetSuite
15 7 (1.39%) Sun
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Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
GA Global
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits (healthcare)
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, home working
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £62000 - £78000 per annum + benefits, bonus, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Isle of Anglesey
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Volaris Exec
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension +more
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car £6,180, Bonus 15%, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £41000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £30000.00 - £400000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car, bonus, work from home.
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Global Project
Posted: 5 days ago