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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 742 669 696
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +27
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 162 266 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 0.84% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 133 199 161
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
30308 31539 30978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.39% 27.20% 27.89%
Number of salaries quoted 23839 25086 25068
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 £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -26 154 £60,000 +9.09% 34
London -30 101 £65,000 +13.04% 14
South East -49 18 £40,000 -27.27% 4
Yorkshire +18 15 £47,500 - 3
North Yorkshire - 13 £47,500 - 3
Harrogate - 13 £47,500 - 3
City of London +2 9 £68,500 -2.14% 2
Berkshire -2 9 £36,250 -48.21%
East of England +22 7 £67,500 +145.45% 2
Hertfordshire +7 7 £67,500 +145.45% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £67,500 -
Scotland - 6 - - 3
Surrey -12 5 £85,000 +54.54% 2
South West -20 5 £62,500 +92.30% 2
North West +10 4 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Staines +3 4 £85,000 -
Manchester +2 4 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Slough - 4 £32,500 -
Glasgow - 4 - -
Nottingham - 3 £62,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £62,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £62,500 -
Leeds +5 2 - -
Hampshire +1 2 - - 1
Bristol -4 2 £62,500 +101.61% 1
West Yorkshire -7 2 - -
Reading - 2 £60,000 -
Wiltshire +5 1 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Oxfordshire -5 1 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Birmingham -13 1 - - 1

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 336 (93.85%) Finance
2 308 (86.03%) CIMA
3 108 (30.17%) Oracle
4 94 (26.26%) Degree
5 78 (21.79%) Oracle Financials
6 70 (19.55%) SAP
7 68 (18.99%) ERP
8 67 (18.72%) Oracle EBS R12
9 59 (16.48%) Risk Management
9 59 (16.48%) AAT
10 57 (15.92%) Business Intelligence
11 54 (15.08%) SQL
12 53 (14.80%) Oracle Payables
13 52 (14.53%) Oracle Receivables
14 51 (14.25%) SAP FI
14 51 (14.25%) SAP FI/CO
14 51 (14.25%) SAP CO
14 51 (14.25%) Oracle General Ledger
15 47 (13.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 44 (12.29%) ITIL
16 44 (12.29%) Oracle Assets
17 43 (12.01%) ICAEW
18 37 (10.34%) Oracle EBS
19 36 (10.06%) Project Management
19 36 (10.06%) Service Delivery
19 36 (10.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 35 (9.78%) Back Office
20 35 (9.78%) Business Development
21 33 (9.22%) SunGard
21 33 (9.22%) Data Management

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 3 (0.84%) SharePoint
1 3 (0.84%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.56%) IIS
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 15 (4.19%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (1.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 78 (21.79%) Oracle Financials
2 67 (18.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 53 (14.80%) Oracle Payables
4 52 (14.53%) Oracle Receivables
5 51 (14.25%) SAP FI
5 51 (14.25%) SAP FI/CO
5 51 (14.25%) SAP CO
5 51 (14.25%) Oracle General Ledger
6 44 (12.29%) Oracle Assets
7 37 (10.34%) Oracle EBS
8 21 (5.87%) SAP FSCM
9 19 (5.31%) Dynamics AX
10 17 (4.75%) HFM
11 12 (3.35%) Hyperion Planning
12 11 (3.07%) SAP BPC
12 11 (3.07%) Oracle Applications
13 10 (2.79%) Oracle AGIS
14 8 (2.23%) Dynamics NAV
14 8 (2.23%) SAP SD
14 8 (2.23%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.03%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.96%) SaaS
3 4 (1.12%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.56%) WLAN
1 2 (0.56%) FTP
1 2 (0.56%) Internet
1 2 (0.56%) Wireless
2 1 (0.28%) Broadband
2 1 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.82%) Oracle Discoverer
2 14 (3.91%) Essbase
3 5 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.28%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.28%) QlikView
5 1 (0.28%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.56%) JIRA
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 336 (93.85%) Finance
2 35 (9.78%) Back Office
3 23 (6.42%) Banking
4 19 (5.31%) Manufacturing
5 18 (5.03%) General Ledger
5 18 (5.03%) Marketing
6 17 (4.75%) Retail
7 13 (3.63%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.23%) Legal
9 7 (1.96%) Advertising
10 6 (1.68%) Billing
11 4 (1.12%) Law
12 3 (0.84%) Front Office
12 3 (0.84%) German Language
13 2 (0.56%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.56%) Publishing
13 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.56%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.56%) French Language
14 1 (0.28%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 145 (40.50%) Consultant
2 98 (27.37%) Analyst
3 60 (16.76%) Oracle Consultant
4 55 (15.36%) Business Analyst
5 53 (14.80%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 41 (11.45%) Senior Consultant
7 39 (10.89%) SAP Consultant
8 35 (9.78%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 29 (8.10%) Functional Consultant
10 28 (7.82%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 23 (6.42%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
11 23 (6.42%) IT Consultant
11 23 (6.42%) Senior Oracle Financials Consultant
11 23 (6.42%) Senior Oracle Consultant
11 23 (6.42%) Senior Oracle Functional Consultant
11 23 (6.42%) Senior Functional Consultant
12 16 (4.47%) Oracle Analyst
13 15 (4.19%) Senior SAP Consultant
13 15 (4.19%) Systems Accountant
14 14 (3.91%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.84%) .NET
2 1 (0.28%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 20 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.19%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.35%) User Experience
5 10 (2.79%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.68%) FMCG
7 3 (0.84%) Credit Risk
7 3 (0.84%) Market Risk
8 2 (0.56%) Economics
8 2 (0.56%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.56%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.28%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.28%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.28%) Derivative
9 1 (0.28%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.28%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.84%) Windows
2 1 (0.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (18.99%) ERP
2 59 (16.48%) Risk Management
3 57 (15.92%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (12.29%) ITIL
5 36 (10.06%) Project Management
5 36 (10.06%) Service Delivery
5 36 (10.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 35 (9.78%) Business Development
7 33 (9.22%) Data Management
8 32 (8.94%) Business Analysis
9 29 (8.10%) System Testing
10 26 (7.26%) SAP Implementation
11 21 (5.87%) User Acceptance Testing
11 21 (5.87%) Workflow
12 16 (4.47%) Usability Testing
12 16 (4.47%) User Stories
13 15 (4.19%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (3.91%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (3.91%) E-Commerce
14 14 (3.91%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (15.08%) SQL
2 29 (8.10%) PL/SQL
3 3 (0.84%) Java
4 2 (0.56%) C
4 2 (0.56%) VBA
5 1 (0.28%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 308 (86.03%) CIMA
2 94 (26.26%) Degree
3 59 (16.48%) AAT
4 43 (12.01%) ICAEW
5 12 (3.35%) CCA
6 9 (2.51%) CISA
7 7 (1.96%) CISSP
7 7 (1.96%) CIPFA
8 6 (1.68%) MBA
9 4 (1.12%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.84%) CRISC
10 3 (0.84%) CISM
10 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.84%) ISEB
10 3 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.84%) PMP
10 3 (0.84%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.56%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.22%) COBIT
2 25 (6.98%) QA
3 12 (3.35%) SLA
4 7 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.40%) GAAP
6 3 (0.84%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.56%) AICPA
7 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.56%) COSO
8 1 (0.28%) Basel II
8 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.28%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 108 (30.17%) Oracle
2 70 (19.55%) SAP
3 33 (9.22%) SunGard
3 33 (9.22%) Wall Street Systems
4 29 (8.10%) Microsoft
5 27 (7.54%) Hyperion
6 12 (3.35%) Sage
7 7 (1.96%) JD Edwards
8 6 (1.68%) Business Objects
9 5 (1.40%) CA
9 5 (1.40%) NetSuite
10 4 (1.12%) Google
10 4 (1.12%) Cisco
11 3 (0.84%) IBM
11 3 (0.84%) Sun
11 3 (0.84%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (0.84%) Hitachi
11 3 (0.84%) Pegasus
12 2 (0.56%) Apple
12 2 (0.56%) CODA
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