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

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 725 756 728
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -28
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 209 194 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% 0.66% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 156 152 157
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.71%

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
28441 29525 28128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.05% 27.72% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 22731 23597 22083
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 +8 193 £60,000 - 43
London +5 108 £62,500 -3.84% 27
South East +33 34 £55,000 +27.90% 5
City of London +74 30 £62,500 -3.84% 9
East of England +9 16 £21,000 -68.88% 4
Berkshire +3 14 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Cambridgeshire - 13 £21,000 - 1
Cambridge - 12 £21,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +23 11 £41,250 -31.25%
Yorkshire +12 11 £40,000 -33.33%
Hampshire +15 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
West Midlands -16 8 £67,500 +8.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 8 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 6 £40,000 -
North West -1 5 £51,250 +7.89% 2
East Midlands -13 5 £37,500 -40.00% 1
Maidenhead - 5 £60,000 -
Surrey +18 4 £65,000 -23.52% 1
Leeds +9 4 £41,250 -31.25%
Aldershot - 4 - -
Northamptonshire - 4 £37,500 -
Cheshire +26 3 £51,250 -
North Yorkshire +20 3 £40,000 -15.78%
Shropshire +14 3 £67,500 -
Harrogate +8 3 £40,000 -15.78%
Reading +2 3 £57,500 -4.16%
Birmingham +2 3 £65,000 -13.33%
Manchester +14 2 £62,500 +38.88% 2
South West +1 2 - - 2
Scotland -2 2 £80,000 -

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 375 (93.75%) Finance
2 316 (79.00%) CIMA
3 130 (32.50%) SAP
4 71 (17.75%) Oracle
5 68 (17.00%) Hyperion
5 68 (17.00%) SAP FI
5 68 (17.00%) SAP FI/CO
5 68 (17.00%) SAP CO
6 63 (15.75%) Degree
7 62 (15.50%) Banking
7 62 (15.50%) Project Management
8 51 (12.75%) MS Excel
9 49 (12.25%) ERP
9 49 (12.25%) Business Development
10 46 (11.50%) HFM
10 46 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
11 43 (10.75%) Manufacturing
11 43 (10.75%) Data Management
12 40 (10.00%) Microsoft
13 37 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
14 36 (9.00%) MBA
15 35 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
15 35 (8.75%) Risk Management
15 35 (8.75%) Service Delivery
16 34 (8.50%) SAP BPC
17 32 (8.00%) SQL
18 31 (7.75%) ITIL
19 30 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 28 (7.00%) SAP FI-AP
20 28 (7.00%) SAP FI-AR

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 51 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.75%) MS Office
3 15 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.25%) MS Project
5 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 68 (17.00%) SAP CO
1 68 (17.00%) SAP FI
1 68 (17.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 46 (11.50%) HFM
3 34 (8.50%) SAP BPC
4 28 (7.00%) SAP FI-AP
4 28 (7.00%) SAP FI-AR
5 21 (5.25%) Hyperion Planning
5 21 (5.25%) SAP PS
5 21 (5.25%) SAP SD
6 18 (4.50%) Cognos TM1
7 17 (4.25%) Oracle EBS R12
7 17 (4.25%) Oracle Financials
8 15 (3.75%) Dynamics AX
9 14 (3.50%) Oracle EBS
10 13 (3.25%) Unit4 Business World
11 12 (3.00%) Oracle Assets
11 12 (3.00%) Oracle Payables
12 10 (2.50%) Oracle Cash Management
12 10 (2.50%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.00%) SaaS
2 7 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.50%) Essbase
1 18 (4.50%) SAP HANA
2 12 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (2.75%) SAP BW
4 9 (2.25%) Hyperion Smart View
5 8 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.00%) OLAP
5 8 (2.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (1.50%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 5 (1.25%) Lumira
7 5 (1.25%) SAP BI
8 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.75%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.75%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.75%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (0.50%) QlikView
General
1 375 (93.75%) Finance
2 62 (15.50%) Banking
3 43 (10.75%) Manufacturing
4 27 (6.75%) Back Office
5 20 (5.00%) Retail
6 17 (4.25%) General Ledger
6 17 (4.25%) Telecoms
7 12 (3.00%) Marketing
8 9 (2.25%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.50%) Advertising
9 6 (1.50%) Legal
10 5 (1.25%) Billing
10 5 (1.25%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.75%) French Language
11 3 (0.75%) German Language
12 2 (0.50%) Automotive
12 2 (0.50%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.50%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.50%) Local Government
12 2 (0.50%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 120 (30.00%) Consultant
2 119 (29.75%) Analyst
3 53 (13.25%) Business Analyst
3 53 (13.25%) Financial Analyst
4 41 (10.25%) SAP Consultant
5 38 (9.50%) SAP Analyst
6 37 (9.25%) SAP FI Analyst
7 33 (8.25%) SAP CO Consultant
7 33 (8.25%) SAP FI Consultant
7 33 (8.25%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 27 (6.75%) Senior Consultant
8 27 (6.75%) Systems Manager
9 26 (6.50%) Finance Business Analyst
10 23 (5.75%) Systems Accountant
11 20 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
12 19 (4.75%) Business Systems Analyst
12 19 (4.75%) Finance Manager
12 19 (4.75%) IT Consultant
12 19 (4.75%) IT Risk Consultant
12 19 (4.75%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.75%) .NET
2 5 (1.25%) Mason
3 3 (0.75%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (0.50%) iXBRL
4 2 (0.50%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.25%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (7.00%) Management Information System
3 26 (6.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 17 (4.25%) Economics
5 14 (3.50%) Data Structures
6 8 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.00%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.50%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.25%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.00%) Equities
9 4 (1.00%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.75%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.75%) NHS
10 3 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.50%) Derivative
11 2 (0.50%) FMCG
11 2 (0.50%) iPad
12 1 (0.25%) Market Risk
12 1 (0.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (15.50%) Project Management
2 49 (12.25%) Business Development
2 49 (12.25%) ERP
3 46 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (10.75%) Data Management
5 35 (8.75%) Risk Management
5 35 (8.75%) Service Delivery
5 35 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (7.75%) ITIL
7 30 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 27 (6.75%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (5.50%) Analytics
10 20 (5.00%) Asset Management
11 19 (4.75%) Change Management
12 16 (4.00%) Business Analysis
12 16 (4.00%) Mentoring
13 15 (3.75%) Performance Management
13 15 (3.75%) Procure-to-pay
14 13 (3.25%) Programme Management
15 12 (3.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 32 (8.00%) SQL
2 9 (2.25%) VBA
3 2 (0.50%) C
3 2 (0.50%) VB
4 1 (0.25%) Python
4 1 (0.25%) R
Qualifications
1 316 (79.00%) CIMA
2 63 (15.75%) Degree
3 36 (9.00%) MBA
4 21 (5.25%) CCA
5 20 (5.00%) AAT
6 18 (4.50%) CISA
7 15 (3.75%) CIPFA
8 11 (2.75%) ICAEW
9 9 (2.25%) SAP Certification
10 8 (2.00%) CIPD
11 6 (1.50%) CISSP
11 6 (1.50%) QiCA
12 5 (1.25%) CRISC
12 5 (1.25%) PMI Certification
12 5 (1.25%) PMP
13 4 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
13 4 (1.00%) Security Cleared
14 2 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 1 (0.25%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.50%) COBIT
2 15 (3.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (3.00%) GAAP
4 4 (1.00%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.75%) SSAE 16
6 2 (0.50%) AIFMD
6 2 (0.50%) COREP
6 2 (0.50%) FINREP
6 2 (0.50%) UCITS
7 1 (0.25%) COSO
7 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.50%) MetaFrame
Vendors
1 130 (32.50%) SAP
2 71 (17.75%) Oracle
3 68 (17.00%) Hyperion
4 40 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 28 (7.00%) Cognos
5 28 (7.00%) SunGard
6 27 (6.75%) Wall Street Systems
7 10 (2.50%) NetSuite
7 10 (2.50%) Sage
8 9 (2.25%) CA
9 8 (2.00%) CODA
9 8 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.50%) JD Edwards
10 6 (1.50%) Tableau
11 3 (0.75%) Cognizant
11 3 (0.75%) Epicor
12 2 (0.50%) Citrix
12 2 (0.50%) Infor
12 2 (0.50%) Pegasus
12 2 (0.50%) Sun
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Training & Bonus!
Posted: 4 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
EU-Solutions
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £80k plus attractive benefits and extensive career progression
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pkg
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - 80,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £70,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £70,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65k - £100k depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
United Kingdom
Northern Trust Careers
Posted: 7 days ago
United Kingdom
Northern Trust Careers
Posted: 7 days ago
United Kingdom
Northern Trust Careers
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance/ Bonus Structure
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + flexible working hours, homeworking, car
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £58000 - £70000 per annum + (Depending on Experience and Level)
Posted: 14 days ago
England
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago