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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 737 717 701
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -16
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 177 264 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.69% 0.88% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 154 170 234
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £76,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%

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
25574 30065 31176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.23% 27.43% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20733 24265 24137
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ACCA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -35 175 £55,000 - 21
London -2 87 £60,000 +4.34% 12
City of London +65 32 £60,000 +6.66% 7
South East +22 23 £50,000 - 4
East of England +20 23 £55,000 -4.34%
Hertfordshire +27 22 £55,000 -10.20%
South West -3 14 £45,000 -7.40% 1
Watford +21 11 £55,000 -4.34%
Swindon - 11 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 11 £45,000 -
East Midlands +12 10 £71,250 +18.75%
Berkshire +7 9 £30,000 -
Hampshire - 6 £50,000 -
North West -2 5 £53,750 +18.00% 2
Midlands - 5 £72,500 -
Surrey +39 4 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Reading +7 4 £30,000 +49.06%
West Midlands -19 4 £43,500 +22.53%
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £55,000 -
Yorkshire -20 3 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £70,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +12 2 - -
Manchester -3 2 £51,250 +5.45%
West Yorkshire -7 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Northamptonshire - 2 £72,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £72,500 -
Liverpool - 2 £58,750 -
Huddersfield - 2 £50,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £58,750 -

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing ACCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ACCA.

1 412 (94.06%) Finance
2 313 (71.46%) CIMA
3 193 (44.06%) SAP
4 111 (25.34%) SAP FI
5 101 (23.06%) Hyperion
6 95 (21.69%) SAP FI/CO
6 95 (21.69%) SAP CO
7 87 (19.86%) HFM
8 81 (18.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 73 (16.67%) Degree
10 72 (16.44%) ERP
11 59 (13.47%) Project Management
12 58 (13.24%) Oracle
12 58 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
13 57 (13.01%) Business Intelligence
14 52 (11.87%) Hyperion Planning
15 50 (11.42%) AAT
15 50 (11.42%) Banking
16 49 (11.19%) SAP FI-AP
16 49 (11.19%) SAP FI-AR
17 48 (10.96%) SAP BPC
18 38 (8.68%) Budgeting and Forecasting
19 36 (8.22%) SAP PS
20 35 (7.99%) SAP SD
20 35 (7.99%) Cognos
20 35 (7.99%) Essbase
20 35 (7.99%) Hyperion Smart View
21 33 (7.53%) Management Information System
22 31 (7.08%) CIPFA
23 30 (6.85%) PRINCE2

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.46%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.23%) SAS
2 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (6.62%) MS Excel
2 28 (6.39%) MS Office
3 10 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 111 (25.34%) SAP FI
2 95 (21.69%) SAP CO
2 95 (21.69%) SAP FI/CO
3 87 (19.86%) HFM
4 52 (11.87%) Hyperion Planning
5 49 (11.19%) SAP FI-AP
5 49 (11.19%) SAP FI-AR
6 48 (10.96%) SAP BPC
7 36 (8.22%) SAP PS
8 35 (7.99%) SAP SD
9 30 (6.85%) Cognos TM1
10 20 (4.57%) SAP HCM
11 18 (4.11%) Cognos Planning
12 13 (2.97%) SAP Business One
12 13 (2.97%) SAP CRM
13 12 (2.74%) Dynamics NAV
14 10 (2.28%) Oracle EBS R12
15 9 (2.05%) Sage 200
15 9 (2.05%) Unit4 Business World
16 8 (1.83%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.14%) SaaS
2 3 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.68%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.99%) Essbase
1 35 (7.99%) Hyperion Smart View
2 17 (3.88%) SAP HANA
3 11 (2.51%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (1.83%) SAP BW
6 7 (1.60%) Oracle ODI
6 7 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.91%) MS Access
7 4 (0.91%) OLAP
8 3 (0.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (0.68%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.68%) Lumira
8 3 (0.68%) QlikView
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 412 (94.06%) Finance
2 50 (11.42%) Banking
3 23 (5.25%) Financial Institution
4 20 (4.57%) Manufacturing
4 20 (4.57%) Retail
5 18 (4.11%) General Ledger
5 18 (4.11%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.51%) Marketing
7 6 (1.37%) Billing
8 5 (1.14%) Legal
9 4 (0.91%) Advertising
9 4 (0.91%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.68%) French Language
10 3 (0.68%) Law
11 2 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.46%) Electronics
11 2 (0.46%) German Language
11 2 (0.46%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 132 (30.14%) Consultant
2 130 (29.68%) Analyst
3 57 (13.01%) Financial Analyst
4 56 (12.79%) Accountant
4 56 (12.79%) SAP Consultant
5 49 (11.19%) Systems Accountant
6 48 (10.96%) Business Analyst
7 47 (10.73%) SAP CO Consultant
7 47 (10.73%) SAP FI Consultant
7 47 (10.73%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 36 (8.22%) SAP Analyst
9 35 (7.99%) Finance Business Analyst
10 34 (7.76%) Finance Manager
10 34 (7.76%) Systems Analyst
11 28 (6.39%) SAP Manager
12 26 (5.94%) Administrator
12 26 (5.94%) Business Consultant
12 26 (5.94%) SAP FI Analyst
13 21 (4.79%) Project Manager
14 20 (4.57%) Hyperion Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.46%) iXBRL
1 2 (0.46%) Web Services
1 2 (0.46%) XML
2 1 (0.23%) .NET
2 1 (0.23%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 58 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.53%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.28%) PMI
4 8 (1.83%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.60%) Data Integration
5 7 (1.60%) FMCG
6 6 (1.37%) Economics
6 6 (1.37%) iPad
7 4 (0.91%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.68%) User Experience
9 2 (0.46%) Data Conversion
9 2 (0.46%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.23%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.23%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.23%) Fintech
10 1 (0.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.23%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.23%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.23%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (18.49%) Stakeholder Management
2 72 (16.44%) ERP
3 59 (13.47%) Project Management
4 57 (13.01%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (8.68%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 30 (6.85%) PRINCE2
6 30 (6.85%) Process Improvement
7 25 (5.71%) Mentoring
8 24 (5.48%) Target Operating Model
9 21 (4.79%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (4.57%) IT Audit
10 20 (4.57%) Record to Report
11 17 (3.88%) CRM
11 17 (3.88%) Internal Audit
11 17 (3.88%) Service Delivery
12 16 (3.65%) Asset Management
13 15 (3.42%) Business Analysis
14 14 (3.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 13 (2.97%) Change Management
15 13 (2.97%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (4.34%) VBA
2 14 (3.20%) SQL
3 3 (0.68%) C
3 3 (0.68%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.23%) Python
4 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 313 (71.46%) CIMA
2 73 (16.67%) Degree
3 50 (11.42%) AAT
4 31 (7.08%) CIPFA
5 25 (5.71%) CCA
6 18 (4.11%) CISA
7 15 (3.42%) PMP
8 14 (3.20%) Security Cleared
9 12 (2.74%) CISSP
10 10 (2.28%) PMI Certification
11 8 (1.83%) ICAEW
12 7 (1.60%) SAP Certification
13 6 (1.37%) CRISC
14 4 (0.91%) CISM
14 4 (0.91%) MBA
15 3 (0.68%) BC Cleared
16 2 (0.46%) CFA
17 1 (0.23%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.34%) GAAP
2 17 (3.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (1.83%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.23%) COREP
4 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.23%) FINREP
4 1 (0.23%) MiFID
Vendors
1 193 (44.06%) SAP
2 101 (23.06%) Hyperion
3 58 (13.24%) Oracle
4 35 (7.99%) Cognos
5 20 (4.57%) Microsoft
6 19 (4.34%) NetSuite
7 17 (3.88%) Sage
8 13 (2.97%) Anaplan
9 12 (2.74%) CODA
10 10 (2.28%) JD Edwards
11 9 (2.05%) Epicor
12 7 (1.60%) Infor
12 7 (1.60%) Pegasus
13 4 (0.91%) ATG
13 4 (0.91%) Informatica
14 3 (0.68%) Ariba
14 3 (0.68%) Tableau
15 2 (0.46%) ION Trading
15 2 (0.46%) Maconomy
15 2 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
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