The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 643 667 528
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -139
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 279 208 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.19% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.88% 0.70% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 237 150 373
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +6.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.61% +10.52%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31696 29633 33028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.10% 27.29% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24801 23831 28223
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 July 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 July 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 +6 252 £55,000 -4.34% 57
London -5 160 £60,000 - 26
South East -4 41 £45,000 -15.49% 5
City of London +5 36 £70,000 +21.73% 18
Berkshire +1 19 £32,250 -38.57%
Yorkshire -14 14 £43,750 -2.77% 3
Birmingham +9 11 £24,000 -58.26% 2
West Midlands -6 11 £24,000 -58.26% 4
North West +5 10 £43,000 - 11
West Yorkshire -32 8 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Buckinghamshire -6 7 £55,000 -
East of England -7 7 £52,500 +7.14% 3
Oxfordshire +11 6 £57,500 -
Manchester +5 6 £46,250 - 4
North Yorkshire -7 6 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Harrogate -10 6 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Abingdon - 6 £57,500 -
Slough +7 5 £32,500 +14.03%
Hertfordshire -12 5 £52,500 - 2
East Midlands -10 4 £40,000 -8.57% 2
Surrey -11 4 £73,750 +34.09%
Hungerford - 4 £24,500 -
Reading +5 3 - -
Amersham - 3 - -
Watford - 3 £52,500 - 1
Cheshire - 3 £42,750 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £72,500 - 3
Wiltshire -11 2 £47,000 -6.00% 2
South West -18 2 £47,000 -6.00% 4
Leeds -33 2 £41,750 -7.22% 2

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 491 (87.06%) Finance
2 441 (78.19%) CIMA
3 262 (46.45%) SAP
4 150 (26.60%) Oracle
5 145 (25.71%) Degree
6 128 (22.70%) SAP FI
7 127 (22.52%) SAP FI/CO
7 127 (22.52%) SAP CO
8 106 (18.79%) Project Management
9 94 (16.67%) ERP
10 91 (16.13%) SAP BPC
11 89 (15.78%) General Ledger
12 84 (14.89%) Oracle General Ledger
13 80 (14.18%) Business Intelligence
14 79 (14.01%) MS Excel
15 75 (13.30%) Microsoft
16 70 (12.41%) Oracle EBS
17 64 (11.35%) Hyperion
18 61 (10.82%) Banking
19 60 (10.64%) Oracle Payables
19 60 (10.64%) Oracle Receivables
20 58 (10.28%) HFM
21 55 (9.75%) Retail
21 55 (9.75%) Manufacturing
22 53 (9.40%) Oracle Cash Management
23 52 (9.22%) Essbase
24 49 (8.69%) Oracle Assets
24 49 (8.69%) AAT
24 49 (8.69%) Hyperion Planning
25 45 (7.98%) Performance Management

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (3.37%) NetWeaver
2 3 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 79 (14.01%) MS Excel
2 30 (5.32%) MS Office
3 6 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 128 (22.70%) SAP FI
2 127 (22.52%) SAP FI/CO
2 127 (22.52%) SAP CO
3 91 (16.13%) SAP BPC
4 84 (14.89%) Oracle General Ledger
5 70 (12.41%) Oracle EBS
6 60 (10.64%) Oracle Payables
6 60 (10.64%) Oracle Receivables
7 58 (10.28%) HFM
8 53 (9.40%) Oracle Cash Management
9 49 (8.69%) Oracle Assets
9 49 (8.69%) Hyperion Planning
10 42 (7.45%) Oracle Applications
10 42 (7.45%) Dynamics AX
11 40 (7.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 38 (6.74%) Dynamics NAV
13 31 (5.50%) Oracle Financials
14 28 (4.96%) Dynamics GP
15 27 (4.79%) Oracle EBS R12
16 23 (4.08%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.60%) SaaS
2 6 (1.06%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.18%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (9.22%) Essbase
2 27 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (4.61%) SQL Server
4 24 (4.26%) SAP BI
5 19 (3.37%) SAP BW
6 16 (2.84%) BusinessObjects
7 13 (2.30%) SAP HANA
8 11 (1.95%) QlikView
9 10 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (1.60%) OLAP
11 8 (1.42%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (1.24%) Hyperion Smart View
13 6 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (1.06%) MS Access
13 6 (1.06%) Oracle OLAP
14 5 (0.89%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 4 (0.71%) Cognos Query Studio
16 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 491 (87.06%) Finance
2 89 (15.78%) General Ledger
3 61 (10.82%) Banking
4 55 (9.75%) Retail
4 55 (9.75%) Manufacturing
5 32 (5.67%) Billing
6 29 (5.14%) Marketing
7 25 (4.43%) Financial Institution
8 21 (3.72%) Back Office
9 18 (3.19%) Telecoms
10 16 (2.84%) Advertising
11 8 (1.42%) Investment Banking
12 7 (1.24%) Legal
13 6 (1.06%) International Banking
14 4 (0.71%) German Language
15 3 (0.53%) French Language
15 3 (0.53%) Automotive
16 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.35%) Dutch Language
16 2 (0.35%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 283 (50.18%) Consultant
2 137 (24.29%) SAP Consultant
3 99 (17.55%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 78 (13.83%) Analyst
5 56 (9.93%) Senior Consultant
6 44 (7.80%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 39 (6.91%) Oracle Consultant
8 37 (6.56%) Financial Analyst
9 34 (6.03%) Business Analyst
10 31 (5.50%) SAP BPC Consultant
11 30 (5.32%) Senior Manager
12 25 (4.43%) Oracle Financials Consultant
13 24 (4.26%) SAP FI Consultant
13 24 (4.26%) SAP CO Consultant
14 19 (3.37%) Business Consultant
15 17 (3.01%) ERP Consultant
16 15 (2.66%) Systems Accountant
17 14 (2.48%) E-Business Consultant
18 13 (2.30%) Senior Analyst
18 13 (2.30%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.06%) .NET
2 4 (0.71%) XML
3 3 (0.53%) SAP ALE
4 2 (0.35%) Flash
5 1 (0.18%) iXBRL
5 1 (0.18%) COM
5 1 (0.18%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (4.61%) Management Information System
2 23 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (1.60%) Equities
4 8 (1.42%) FMCG
5 5 (0.89%) Computer Science
6 4 (0.71%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.35%) NHS
7 2 (0.35%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (0.35%) Economics
7 2 (0.35%) Tandem
7 2 (0.35%) Derivative
8 1 (0.18%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.18%) Kindle
8 1 (0.18%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.18%) Physics
8 1 (0.18%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.18%) DTV
8 1 (0.18%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.24%) Windows
2 1 (0.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (18.79%) Project Management
2 94 (16.67%) ERP
3 80 (14.18%) Business Intelligence
4 45 (7.98%) Performance Management
5 42 (7.45%) Asset Management
5 42 (7.45%) GAP Analysis
5 42 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 40 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 38 (6.74%) Cash Management
8 36 (6.38%) ITIL
9 32 (5.67%) Analytics
10 31 (5.50%) Data Management
11 28 (4.96%) Supply Chain Management
11 28 (4.96%) Risk Management
12 26 (4.61%) PRINCE2
13 21 (3.72%) Programme Management
13 21 (3.72%) Business Development
14 20 (3.55%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (3.55%) Product Management
15 19 (3.37%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 33 (5.85%) SQL
2 13 (2.30%) VBA
3 8 (1.42%) VB
4 4 (0.71%) VBScript
4 4 (0.71%) Java
5 2 (0.35%) C
5 2 (0.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 441 (78.19%) CIMA
2 145 (25.71%) Degree
3 49 (8.69%) AAT
4 45 (7.98%) MBA
5 24 (4.26%) Oracle Certification
6 21 (3.72%) CISA
7 20 (3.55%) CCA
8 18 (3.19%) ICAEW
9 12 (2.13%) Security Cleared
10 9 (1.60%) SAP Certification
11 8 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (1.06%) QiCA
13 3 (0.53%) CIPFA
13 3 (0.53%) CISSP
13 3 (0.53%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.35%) PMP
14 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.35%) ISEB
14 2 (0.35%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.48%) QA
2 13 (2.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 13 (2.30%) COBIT
3 9 (1.60%) GAAP
4 8 (1.42%) SLA
5 5 (0.89%) EMIR
5 5 (0.89%) Solvency II
5 5 (0.89%) MiFID
6 4 (0.71%) Basel II
6 4 (0.71%) COREP
6 4 (0.71%) FINREP
7 2 (0.35%) COSO
8 1 (0.18%) Basel III
8 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.18%) MOM
Vendors
1 262 (46.45%) SAP
2 150 (26.60%) Oracle
3 75 (13.30%) Microsoft
4 64 (11.35%) Hyperion
5 38 (6.74%) PeopleSoft
6 37 (6.56%) CA
7 32 (5.67%) Sage
8 31 (5.50%) Cognos
9 25 (4.43%) IBM
10 21 (3.72%) Business Objects
10 21 (3.72%) Pega
11 20 (3.55%) Hitachi
12 16 (2.84%) MicroStrategy
13 14 (2.48%) SunGard
14 13 (2.30%) Wall Street Systems
15 7 (1.24%) JD Edwards
15 7 (1.24%) Pegasus
16 6 (1.06%) Sun
16 6 (1.06%) Baan
16 6 (1.06%) NetSuite
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Work from home!
Posted: 23 hours ago
North West London
Pollinate
Posted: 23 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exmouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25500.00 per annum + bonus+ benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £130,000 to £160,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £750000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Pioneer Consulting - SAP
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + healthcare, car and mobile phone
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £25 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, flexible working, car.
Posted: 9 days ago
Norwich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, bonus.
Posted: 9 days ago