The table below looks at the statistics for CIPFA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CIPFA over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA)
Rank 882 890 895
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing CIPFA 4 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.011% 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.013% 0.040% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £60,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 - -

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
31121 29869 33086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.72% 26.97% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24946 23922 27695
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CIPFA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CIPFA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CIPFA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CIPFA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CIPFA within the UK.

CIPFA Salary Trend in the UK

CIPFA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CIPFA over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 within the UK.

CIPFA Salary Histogram in the UK

CIPFA
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CIPFA within the UK over the 3 months to 26 November 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
Leeds -6 3 £60,000 -
England -8 3 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire -17 3 £60,000 -
Yorkshire -29 3 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £60,000 -
Merseyside - 3 £60,000 -
North East - 3 £60,000 -
North West - 3 £60,000 -
South East - 3 £60,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £60,000 -
Liverpool - 3 £60,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £60,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £60,000 -
Oxford - 3 £60,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £60,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £60,000 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £60,000 -

CIPFA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CIPFA 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 CIPFA.

1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Project Management
3 7 (58.33%) ACCA
3 7 (58.33%) CIMA
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) CRM
5 4 (33.33%) ERP
5 4 (33.33%) Service Management
6 3 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (25.00%) Office 365
6 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
6 3 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (25.00%) Retail
6 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (25.00%) ICAEW
7 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 2 (16.67%) Local Government
7 2 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 1 (8.33%) Infor
8 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
8 1 (8.33%) NetSuite

CIPFA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CIPFA 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 CIPFA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Software Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Business Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Business Systems Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) CRM
2 4 (33.33%) ERP
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ACCA
1 7 (58.33%) CIMA
2 3 (25.00%) ICAEW
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Sage
2 1 (8.33%) NetSuite
2 1 (8.33%) Infor
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (8.33%) SAP