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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 674 656 689
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +33
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 209 259 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% 0.81% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 176 202 155
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £48,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-6.18% -11.81%

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
29235 32104 30081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.36% 27.34% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22964 25766 24182
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +16 204 £55,000 - 31
London +43 123 £55,000 -4.34% 19
City of London +43 24 £65,000 +23.80% 7
Yorkshire +23 23 £40,000 -2.43% 2
North Yorkshire +34 20 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Harrogate +18 20 £40,000 -5.88% 2
East Midlands +25 18 £55,000 +37.50%
South East -32 18 £38,000 -33.91% 4
Berkshire -1 11 £27,250 -24.82% 1
West Yorkshire +20 7 £40,000 +0.62%
Leeds +13 7 £40,000 +0.62%
South West -9 7 £62,500 +61.29% 2
West Midlands -10 6 - -
Worcestershire +3 4 - -
Devon - 4 - -
Kidderminster - 4 - -
Surrey +14 3 £38,000 -30.90%
North West -10 3 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Leicestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Loughborough - 3 £40,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 - -
Exmouth - 3 - -
Slough +5 2 £27,250 -0.90%
Oxfordshire 0 2 £51,250 -10.86% 1
North East -1 2 £44,750 -10.50%
Staines -4 2 - -
Bristol -4 2 £62,500 +108.33%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £44,750 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £44,750 -
Midlands - 2 £35,000 -

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 366 (91.96%) Finance
2 337 (84.67%) CIMA
3 112 (28.14%) Oracle
4 103 (25.88%) Degree
5 78 (19.60%) Oracle Financials
6 68 (17.09%) Oracle EBS R12
7 65 (16.33%) SAP
8 63 (15.83%) ERP
9 62 (15.58%) Risk Management
10 57 (14.32%) AAT
11 54 (13.57%) Oracle Payables
12 53 (13.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 52 (13.07%) Oracle Receivables
14 51 (12.81%) ITIL
15 45 (11.31%) Data Management
16 44 (11.06%) Oracle General Ledger
17 43 (10.80%) Business Development
17 43 (10.80%) Back Office
18 42 (10.55%) Service Delivery
18 42 (10.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 41 (10.30%) SQL
19 41 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
20 40 (10.05%) SunGard
20 40 (10.05%) COBIT
20 40 (10.05%) Wall Street Systems
21 38 (9.55%) Oracle Assets
22 36 (9.05%) SAP FI/CO
22 36 (9.05%) SAP CO
22 36 (9.05%) SAP FI
23 35 (8.79%) Oracle EBS

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (1.01%) IIS
2 1 (0.25%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 28 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.26%) MS Office
3 4 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 78 (19.60%) Oracle Financials
2 68 (17.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 54 (13.57%) Oracle Payables
4 52 (13.07%) Oracle Receivables
5 44 (11.06%) Oracle General Ledger
6 38 (9.55%) Oracle Assets
7 36 (9.05%) SAP FI/CO
7 36 (9.05%) SAP CO
7 36 (9.05%) SAP FI
8 35 (8.79%) Oracle EBS
9 18 (4.52%) HFM
10 17 (4.27%) SAP FSCM
10 17 (4.27%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 14 (3.52%) Dynamics AX
12 13 (3.27%) Hyperion Planning
12 13 (3.27%) Oracle TCA
13 11 (2.76%) PeopleSoft Financials
13 11 (2.76%) Agresso
14 10 (2.51%) SAP SD
15 9 (2.26%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.03%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.75%) Broadband
2 2 (0.50%) WLAN
2 2 (0.50%) Wireless
3 1 (0.25%) VoIP
3 1 (0.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.52%) Essbase
2 13 (3.27%) Oracle Discoverer
3 5 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.25%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.25%) QlikView
5 1 (0.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (0.50%) JIRA
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 366 (91.96%) Finance
2 43 (10.80%) Back Office
3 24 (6.03%) General Ledger
4 19 (4.77%) Banking
4 19 (4.77%) Marketing
5 16 (4.02%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.02%) Manufacturing
6 14 (3.52%) Legal
7 11 (2.76%) Retail
8 9 (2.26%) German Language
9 8 (2.01%) Italian Language
9 8 (2.01%) Dutch Language
9 8 (2.01%) French Language
10 7 (1.76%) Law
11 6 (1.51%) Billing
12 4 (1.01%) Front Office
13 3 (0.75%) Advertising
13 3 (0.75%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.50%) Military
14 2 (0.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 140 (35.18%) Consultant
2 125 (31.41%) Analyst
3 70 (17.59%) Business Analyst
4 50 (12.56%) Oracle Consultant
5 43 (10.80%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 34 (8.54%) Financial Analyst
7 28 (7.04%) IT Consultant
8 24 (6.03%) SAP Consultant
9 21 (5.28%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 21 (5.28%) Senior Consultant
10 18 (4.52%) Functional Consultant
11 17 (4.27%) Oracle Functional Consultant
12 16 (4.02%) Systems Analyst
13 14 (3.52%) Systems Accountant
13 14 (3.52%) Senior Oracle Financials Consultant
13 14 (3.52%) Senior Oracle Consultant
14 13 (3.27%) Senior Oracle Functional Consultant
14 13 (3.27%) Senior Functional Consultant
14 13 (3.27%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
14 13 (3.27%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.01%) .NET
2 1 (0.25%) MDX
2 1 (0.25%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 53 (13.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 35 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.03%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.27%) User Experience
5 9 (2.26%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.51%) FMCG
7 5 (1.26%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.75%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.75%) Derivative
8 3 (0.75%) Data Conversion
8 3 (0.75%) Social Media
8 3 (0.75%) Market Risk
8 3 (0.75%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.50%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.50%) Handset
10 1 (0.25%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.25%) Statistics
10 1 (0.25%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.25%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.25%) UNIX
1 1 (0.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (15.83%) ERP
2 62 (15.58%) Risk Management
3 51 (12.81%) ITIL
4 45 (11.31%) Data Management
5 43 (10.80%) Business Development
6 42 (10.55%) Service Delivery
6 42 (10.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 41 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
8 32 (8.04%) Project Management
9 31 (7.79%) Business Analysis
10 28 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
11 23 (5.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (5.53%) SAP Implementation
13 19 (4.77%) Performance Management
13 19 (4.77%) Workflow
14 17 (4.27%) Financial Modelling
15 16 (4.02%) Financial Analysis
16 15 (3.77%) Cash Management
17 14 (3.52%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (3.27%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (10.30%) SQL
2 14 (3.52%) PL/SQL
3 3 (0.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 337 (84.67%) CIMA
2 103 (25.88%) Degree
3 57 (14.32%) AAT
4 33 (8.29%) ICAEW
5 18 (4.52%) MBA
6 12 (3.02%) CISA
7 11 (2.76%) CISSP
8 9 (2.26%) CCA
9 8 (2.01%) CIPFA
10 6 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (1.26%) PMP
11 5 (1.26%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.26%) CRISC
12 4 (1.01%) PCI QSA
12 4 (1.01%) CISM
13 3 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.75%) ISEB
14 2 (0.50%) SC Cleared
14 2 (0.50%) Security Cleared
15 1 (0.25%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (10.05%) COBIT
2 20 (5.03%) QA
3 10 (2.51%) SLA
4 8 (2.01%) GAAP
5 7 (1.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.26%) Solvency II
7 4 (1.01%) PCI DSS
7 4 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.50%) AICPA
8 2 (0.50%) COSO
9 1 (0.25%) Basel II
9 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.25%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 112 (28.14%) Oracle
2 65 (16.33%) SAP
3 40 (10.05%) SunGard
3 40 (10.05%) Wall Street Systems
4 32 (8.04%) Microsoft
4 32 (8.04%) Hyperion
5 17 (4.27%) Sage
5 17 (4.27%) CA
6 13 (3.27%) PeopleSoft
7 11 (2.76%) JD Edwards
8 6 (1.51%) Pegasus
9 5 (1.26%) Sun
9 5 (1.26%) Business Objects
10 4 (1.01%) Cisco
10 4 (1.01%) IBM
10 4 (1.01%) CODA
11 3 (0.75%) Cognos
11 3 (0.75%) Epicor
11 3 (0.75%) NetSuite
11 3 (0.75%) Northgate
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