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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 621 627 680
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +53
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 290 286 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.97% 0.91% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 184 244 153
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £76,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,800 £48,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+0.61% -7.61%

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
29759 31530 29565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.25% 27.07% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23768 24632 23798
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +39 277 £55,000 - 35
London -22 118 £57,500 -4.16% 17
Yorkshire +17 36 £40,000 -8.57% 2
South East +14 36 £47,500 +5.55% 5
City of London +21 25 £57,500 -17.85% 4
East Midlands +20 23 £60,000 +50.00%
West Yorkshire +16 23 £40,000 -23.80%
Berkshire +9 20 £30,000 -6.97% 2
North Yorkshire +20 19 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Harrogate +2 19 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Leeds +23 17 £40,000 -4.19%
East of England +12 16 £57,500 +9.52% 2
North West +5 15 £41,800 -7.62% 3
West Midlands -11 15 £35,500 +47.91% 6
South West -2 14 £48,600 +41.38%
Worcestershire - 14 - -
Kidderminster - 14 - -
Manchester +15 13 £48,600 -2.80% 1
Bristol - 12 £48,600 -
Scotland +17 11 - -
Edinburgh - 11 - -
Buckinghamshire +3 8 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Hertfordshire -2 8 £61,250 +16.66%
Halifax - 6 - -
Aylesbury - 6 £50,000 -
Brentwood - 5 - -
Middlesex - 5 - -
Essex - 5 - - 1
Reading +1 4 £20,125 -
Watford -3 4 £57,500 +9.52%

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 393 (83.97%) Finance
2 328 (70.09%) CIMA
3 113 (24.15%) Oracle
4 105 (22.44%) Degree
5 91 (19.44%) Banking
6 81 (17.31%) Oracle Financials
7 79 (16.88%) CISA
8 77 (16.45%) Risk Management
9 76 (16.24%) Oracle EBS R12
10 74 (15.81%) Retail
11 67 (14.32%) SAP
12 60 (12.82%) AAT
13 57 (12.18%) ERP
14 50 (10.68%) Data Management
15 49 (10.47%) Service Delivery
16 45 (9.62%) MS Excel
17 43 (9.19%) ITIL
17 43 (9.19%) Microsoft
17 43 (9.19%) Business Development
18 42 (8.97%) Oracle Payables
18 42 (8.97%) CISM
19 41 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
19 41 (8.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 40 (8.55%) Oracle Receivables
20 40 (8.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
21 39 (8.33%) Wall Street Systems
21 39 (8.33%) Back Office
22 38 (8.12%) Oracle EBS
22 38 (8.12%) SunGard
22 38 (8.12%) COBIT

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (0.85%) IIS
2 1 (0.21%) SAS
2 1 (0.21%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 45 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.85%) MS Office
2 4 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.21%) MS Project
4 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) Stata
Business Applications
1 81 (17.31%) Oracle Financials
2 76 (16.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 42 (8.97%) Oracle Payables
4 40 (8.55%) Oracle Receivables
5 38 (8.12%) Oracle EBS
6 31 (6.62%) Oracle General Ledger
7 29 (6.20%) Oracle Assets
8 28 (5.98%) SAP FI
8 28 (5.98%) SAP FI/CO
8 28 (5.98%) SAP CO
9 25 (5.34%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 25 (5.34%) Oracle TCA
10 17 (3.63%) SAP FI-AP
10 17 (3.63%) SAP PS
11 16 (3.42%) SAP SD
11 16 (3.42%) Exchequer
11 16 (3.42%) SAP FI-AR
12 12 (2.56%) HFM
13 11 (2.35%) PeopleSoft Financials
13 11 (2.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.63%) SaaS
2 16 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.43%) Broadband
2 1 (0.21%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (2.14%) Essbase
2 3 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (0.43%) QlikView
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.21%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 393 (83.97%) Finance
2 91 (19.44%) Banking
3 74 (15.81%) Retail
4 39 (8.33%) Back Office
5 23 (4.91%) Investment Banking
6 20 (4.27%) Marketing
7 15 (3.21%) Telecoms
8 14 (2.99%) General Ledger
9 13 (2.78%) German Language
10 12 (2.56%) Italian Language
10 12 (2.56%) Dutch Language
10 12 (2.56%) French Language
10 12 (2.56%) Manufacturing
11 11 (2.35%) Legal
12 8 (1.71%) Law
13 4 (0.85%) Billing
13 4 (0.85%) Publishing
14 3 (0.64%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.43%) Front Office
15 2 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 148 (31.62%) Analyst
2 140 (29.91%) Consultant
3 75 (16.03%) Business Analyst
4 57 (12.18%) Head of Technology
5 42 (8.97%) Financial Analyst
6 38 (8.12%) Oracle Consultant
7 35 (7.48%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 30 (6.41%) Head of Testing
9 27 (5.77%) SAP Consultant
10 24 (5.13%) IT Consultant
10 24 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
11 20 (4.27%) Chief Information Officer
12 19 (4.06%) Senior Consultant
13 17 (3.63%) Applications Support
14 16 (3.42%) Business Systems Analyst
14 16 (3.42%) SAP Analyst
15 13 (2.78%) Senior Oracle Financials Consultant
15 13 (2.78%) Senior Oracle Consultant
16 12 (2.56%) Applications Support Consultant
16 12 (2.56%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.21%) .NET
2 5 (1.07%) MDX
3 3 (0.64%) iXBRL
4 1 (0.21%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 38 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.78%) User Experience
5 9 (1.92%) Social Media
6 7 (1.50%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.07%) Statistics
7 5 (1.07%) Digital Media
8 4 (0.85%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.64%) Data Conversion
9 3 (0.64%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.64%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.64%) Derivative
10 2 (0.43%) Handset
10 2 (0.43%) Equities
10 2 (0.43%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.21%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.21%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.21%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.43%) UNIX
1 2 (0.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (16.45%) Risk Management
2 57 (12.18%) ERP
3 50 (10.68%) Data Management
4 49 (10.47%) Service Delivery
5 43 (9.19%) ITIL
5 43 (9.19%) Business Development
6 41 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 40 (8.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 37 (7.91%) Matrix Management
9 31 (6.62%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (6.20%) Business Analysis
11 27 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
11 27 (5.77%) Project Management
12 25 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (3.85%) Financial Analysis
14 16 (3.42%) Performance Management
15 15 (3.21%) Cash Management
15 15 (3.21%) PRINCE2
16 14 (2.99%) E-Commerce
16 14 (2.99%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (4.06%) SQL
2 2 (0.43%) C
3 1 (0.21%) Java
3 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 328 (70.09%) CIMA
2 105 (22.44%) Degree
3 79 (16.88%) CISA
4 60 (12.82%) AAT
5 42 (8.97%) CISM
6 34 (7.26%) ICAEW
7 23 (4.91%) MBA
8 16 (3.42%) CISSP
9 9 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (1.71%) PMP
10 8 (1.71%) PMI Certification
10 8 (1.71%) CRISC
11 7 (1.50%) CIPFA
12 4 (0.85%) PCI QSA
13 3 (0.64%) SC Cleared
13 3 (0.64%) Security Cleared
13 3 (0.64%) CCA
14 2 (0.43%) QiCA
14 2 (0.43%) CFA
14 2 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (8.12%) COBIT
2 17 (3.63%) QA
3 7 (1.50%) GAAP
4 5 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.85%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.43%) SLA
6 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.21%) Basel II
Vendors
1 113 (24.15%) Oracle
2 67 (14.32%) SAP
3 43 (9.19%) Microsoft
4 39 (8.33%) Wall Street Systems
5 38 (8.12%) SunGard
6 37 (7.91%) Hyperion
7 21 (4.49%) Sage
8 19 (4.06%) CA
9 18 (3.85%) Cognos
10 13 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
11 12 (2.56%) Pegasus
12 9 (1.92%) IBM
13 8 (1.71%) Sun
13 8 (1.71%) JD Edwards
14 4 (0.85%) CODA
15 3 (0.64%) Epicor
15 3 (0.64%) Infor
15 3 (0.64%) Aareon
15 3 (0.64%) Kypera
15 3 (0.64%) Northgate
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