The table below looks at the statistics for GAAP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAAP over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
UK
Rank 849 931 929
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -2
Permanent jobs citing GAAP 4 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.016% 0.019%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.043% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 9
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +39.78%
UK excluding London median salary - £65,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +100.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
9299 12217 11829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.20% 12.17% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7413 9710 9280
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

GAAP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing GAAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GAAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GAAP
Salary Trend

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

GAAP Salary Trend in the UK

GAAP
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAAP within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +78 4 £60,000 -7.69%
London +58 4 £60,000 -

GAAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing GAAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for GAAP.

1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SOAP
2 4 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) JUnit
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
2 4 (36.36%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) Maven
2 4 (36.36%) JSON
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) Software Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) REST
2 4 (36.36%) Arquillian
2 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
2 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Degree

GAAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Arquillian
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
1 4 (36.36%) JUnit
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Law
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Accountant
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Finance Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Accountant
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) FX Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Product Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Product Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Product Control Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Accountant
2 1 (9.09%) Project Accountant
2 1 (9.09%) Report Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) jQuery
1 4 (36.36%) JSON
1 4 (36.36%) REST
1 4 (36.36%) SOAP
1 4 (36.36%) Spring
1 4 (36.36%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Derivative
3 1 (9.09%) Economics
3 1 (9.09%) Equities
3 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
3 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
1 4 (36.36%) Scrum
1 4 (36.36%) Software Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Budget Control
3 1 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Quote-to-Cash
3 1 (9.09%) Revenue Recognition
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ACCA
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CIMA
2 1 (9.09%) MBA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle