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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 636 660 508
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -152
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 272 215 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.20% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 0.74% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 235 162 404
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +11.11%

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
31403 28879 33391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.98% 27.15% 28.58%
Number of salaries quoted 24333 23456 28266
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +5 249 £55,000 -2.22% 39
London +23 153 £60,000 - 13
City of London +12 44 £70,000 +19.14% 6
South East -17 35 £55,000 - 6
Berkshire -14 13 £32,500 -38.09% 1
Yorkshire -34 13 £45,000 +34.32% 4
West Midlands -8 11 £24,000 -54.28%
Birmingham +5 10 £24,000 -54.28%
East of England -9 10 £52,500 +7.14% 1
East Midlands -12 10 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Buckinghamshire +2 8 £55,000 - 1
South West -18 8 £21,750 -56.50% 4
Hertfordshire -13 7 £52,500 +16.66%
West Yorkshire -33 7 £52,500 +138.63% 4
Nottinghamshire - 7 £50,000 -
Nottingham - 7 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire -5 6 £42,500 -5.55%
Harrogate -12 6 £42,500 -5.55%
North West -12 6 £45,250 +6.47% 9
Devon -9 5 £21,750 - 1
Watford - 5 £52,500 -
Exmouth - 5 £21,750 - 1
Surrey -8 4 £73,750 +34.09% 1
Hampshire - 4 £72,500 -
Hungerford - 4 £24,500 -
Slough +9 3 £32,500 +14.03%
Oxfordshire +1 3 - -
Manchester -10 3 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Abingdon - 3 - -
Amersham - 3 - -

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 474 (89.10%) Finance
2 412 (77.44%) CIMA
3 226 (42.48%) SAP
4 151 (28.38%) Oracle
5 125 (23.50%) Degree
6 102 (19.17%) SAP FI/CO
6 102 (19.17%) SAP CO
6 102 (19.17%) SAP FI
7 95 (17.86%) ERP
8 94 (17.67%) Project Management
9 92 (17.29%) General Ledger
10 89 (16.73%) Business Intelligence
11 84 (15.79%) Oracle General Ledger
12 76 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 76 (14.29%) SAP BPC
13 74 (13.91%) Microsoft
14 66 (12.41%) Hyperion
15 64 (12.03%) Oracle Payables
15 64 (12.03%) Oracle Receivables
16 63 (11.84%) AAT
17 62 (11.65%) Oracle EBS
18 60 (11.28%) HFM
19 56 (10.53%) Banking
20 54 (10.15%) Essbase
21 53 (9.96%) Oracle Assets
22 51 (9.59%) Manufacturing
23 50 (9.40%) Oracle Cash Management
23 50 (9.40%) Hyperion Planning
24 47 (8.83%) Dynamics AX
25 42 (7.89%) Performance Management

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (3.20%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 76 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 37 (6.95%) MS Office
3 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 102 (19.17%) SAP FI
1 102 (19.17%) SAP FI/CO
1 102 (19.17%) SAP CO
2 84 (15.79%) Oracle General Ledger
3 76 (14.29%) SAP BPC
4 64 (12.03%) Oracle Payables
4 64 (12.03%) Oracle Receivables
5 62 (11.65%) Oracle EBS
6 60 (11.28%) HFM
7 53 (9.96%) Oracle Assets
8 50 (9.40%) Oracle Cash Management
8 50 (9.40%) Hyperion Planning
9 47 (8.83%) Dynamics AX
10 39 (7.33%) Oracle Applications
10 39 (7.33%) Oracle Financials
11 38 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
12 33 (6.20%) Oracle EBS R12
13 30 (5.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 29 (5.45%) Dynamics GP
15 22 (4.14%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.50%) SaaS
2 7 (1.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.19%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (10.15%) Essbase
2 27 (5.08%) SAP BI
3 23 (4.32%) SQL Server
4 22 (4.14%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (3.76%) BusinessObjects
5 20 (3.76%) SAP BW
6 17 (3.20%) SAP HANA
7 14 (2.63%) OLAP
8 12 (2.26%) QlikView
9 11 (2.07%) Oracle BI EE
10 8 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.32%) Oracle Discoverer
11 7 (1.32%) Hyperion Smart View
12 6 (1.13%) Oracle OLAP
12 6 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.94%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 4 (0.75%) Cognos Query Studio
15 3 (0.56%) 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
1 474 (89.10%) Finance
2 92 (17.29%) General Ledger
3 56 (10.53%) Banking
4 51 (9.59%) Manufacturing
5 42 (7.89%) Retail
6 28 (5.26%) Billing
7 27 (5.08%) Marketing
8 21 (3.95%) Financial Institution
9 18 (3.38%) Telecoms
9 18 (3.38%) Advertising
10 14 (2.63%) Back Office
11 8 (1.50%) Investment Banking
12 7 (1.32%) Legal
13 6 (1.13%) International Banking
14 3 (0.56%) Publishing
15 2 (0.38%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.38%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.38%) French Language
16 1 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 248 (46.62%) Consultant
2 114 (21.43%) SAP Consultant
3 79 (14.85%) Analyst
3 79 (14.85%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 60 (11.28%) Senior Consultant
5 49 (9.21%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 36 (6.77%) Oracle Consultant
7 34 (6.39%) Business Analyst
8 33 (6.20%) Financial Analyst
9 31 (5.83%) Senior Manager
10 28 (5.26%) SAP BPC Consultant
11 22 (4.14%) Oracle Financials Consultant
12 19 (3.57%) Business Consultant
13 16 (3.01%) SAP FI Consultant
13 16 (3.01%) SAP CO Consultant
13 16 (3.01%) Project Manager
13 16 (3.01%) ERP Consultant
14 15 (2.82%) Systems Accountant
15 14 (2.63%) E-Business Consultant
15 14 (2.63%) Senior SAP BPC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.13%) .NET
2 4 (0.75%) XML
3 1 (0.19%) Flash
3 1 (0.19%) XBRL
3 1 (0.19%) SAP ALE
3 1 (0.19%) iXBRL
3 1 (0.19%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.08%) Management Information System
2 20 (3.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (1.13%) Equities
4 4 (0.75%) Data Extraction
4 4 (0.75%) FMCG
5 2 (0.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.38%) Tandem
5 2 (0.38%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (0.38%) Derivative
5 2 (0.38%) NHS
6 1 (0.19%) DTV
6 1 (0.19%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.19%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.19%) Physics
6 1 (0.19%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.19%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.50%) Windows
2 1 (0.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (17.86%) ERP
2 94 (17.67%) Project Management
3 89 (16.73%) Business Intelligence
4 42 (7.89%) GAP Analysis
4 42 (7.89%) Performance Management
5 40 (7.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 40 (7.52%) Asset Management
6 37 (6.95%) Cash Management
7 32 (6.02%) Supply Chain Management
8 31 (5.83%) ITIL
8 31 (5.83%) Analytics
9 25 (4.70%) Risk Management
10 24 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (4.51%) Data Management
11 21 (3.95%) PRINCE2
12 18 (3.38%) Product Management
12 18 (3.38%) Programme Management
13 17 (3.20%) Business Development
13 17 (3.20%) Time Management
14 16 (3.01%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (6.77%) SQL
2 15 (2.82%) VBA
3 8 (1.50%) VB
4 7 (1.32%) PL/SQL
5 4 (0.75%) VBScript
6 2 (0.38%) C
6 2 (0.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 412 (77.44%) CIMA
2 125 (23.50%) Degree
3 63 (11.84%) AAT
4 34 (6.39%) MBA
5 21 (3.95%) Oracle Certification
6 20 (3.76%) CISA
6 20 (3.76%) ICAEW
7 17 (3.20%) CCA
8 12 (2.26%) Security Cleared
9 8 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (1.32%) QiCA
11 5 (0.94%) CIPFA
11 5 (0.94%) PMP
11 5 (0.94%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.56%) SAP Certification
13 2 (0.38%) CISSP
13 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.38%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.38%) IIBA
14 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.82%) QA
2 10 (1.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (1.88%) GAAP
2 10 (1.88%) COBIT
3 7 (1.32%) SLA
4 6 (1.13%) MiFID
4 6 (1.13%) EMIR
5 4 (0.75%) COREP
5 4 (0.75%) FINREP
5 4 (0.75%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.56%) IAS 39
6 3 (0.56%) IAS 32
6 3 (0.56%) Basel II
7 2 (0.38%) COSO
8 1 (0.19%) Basel III
8 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.19%) MOM
Vendors
1 226 (42.48%) SAP
2 151 (28.38%) Oracle
3 74 (13.91%) Microsoft
4 66 (12.41%) Hyperion
5 38 (7.14%) CA
6 37 (6.95%) Sage
7 32 (6.02%) PeopleSoft
8 27 (5.08%) Cognos
9 25 (4.70%) Business Objects
10 21 (3.95%) IBM
11 18 (3.38%) Hitachi
12 17 (3.20%) Pega
13 14 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
14 13 (2.44%) JD Edwards
15 11 (2.07%) SunGard
16 10 (1.88%) Wall Street Systems
17 9 (1.69%) Pegasus
18 8 (1.50%) NetSuite
19 7 (1.32%) Google
20 6 (1.13%) Infor
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
UK
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Salary: £95000 - £140000 per annum + car, bonus (20/30%), benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exmouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25500.00 per annum + bonus+ benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £130,000 to £160,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Work from home!
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, home working
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, flexible working, car.
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
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Salary: £40000 per annum + CAR
Posted: 9 days ago
London
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London
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Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Scotland
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Edinburgh
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