The table below looks at the statistics for GAAP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAAP over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Rank 856 863 850
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing GAAP 19 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.014% 0.019%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.17% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 14
Average salary £46,500 £70,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.57% +9.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £56,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £77,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-40.90% -12.00%

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
11267 10987 11035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.59% 10.30% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8718 8483 8856
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

GAAP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GAAP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAAP over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 within the UK.

GAAP Salary Histogram in the UK

GAAP
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAAP within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 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 +5 19 £46,500 -33.57% 9
London +31 18 £46,500 -33.57% 8
City of London +6 6 £60,250 -13.92% 3
South East - 1 £32,500 -
Slough - 1 £32,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £32,500 -

GAAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing GAAP 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 GAAP.

1 31 (100.00%) Finance
2 21 (67.74%) Oracle
3 11 (35.48%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (35.48%) PL/SQL
3 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) Oracle Forms
3 11 (35.48%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (35.48%) Oracle BI EE
3 11 (35.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (32.26%) Oracle Financials
5 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (25.81%) Oracle Discoverer
6 8 (25.81%) Oracle Workflow
6 8 (25.81%) Tableau
6 8 (25.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 8 (25.81%) Degree
6 8 (25.81%) Workflow
7 6 (19.35%) QA
7 6 (19.35%) Hyperion
7 6 (19.35%) ACCA
8 5 (16.13%) ISEB
9 4 (12.90%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (12.90%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (12.90%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (12.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
9 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
9 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
10 3 (9.68%) ERP
10 3 (9.68%) SAP

GAAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing GAAP 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 GAAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (32.26%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle Reports
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Discoverer
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.23%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle Forms
General
1 31 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Billing
3 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.23%) Front Office
4 1 (3.23%) Hindi Language
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Test Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) QA Test Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) QA Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Oracle Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) E-Business Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Applications Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.23%) Equities
2 1 (3.23%) Derivative
2 1 (3.23%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (25.81%) Workflow
3 3 (9.68%) ERP
3 3 (9.68%) E-business
3 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
4 2 (6.45%) Change Control
4 2 (6.45%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.23%) CRM
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.23%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) Coaching
5 1 (3.23%) Analytics
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) PL/SQL
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 6 (19.35%) ACCA
3 5 (16.13%) ISEB
4 2 (6.45%) CIMA
5 1 (3.23%) CCAB
5 1 (3.23%) CISA
5 1 (3.23%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
2 4 (12.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (6.45%) COSO
4 1 (3.23%) Basel III
4 1 (3.23%) IAS 39
4 1 (3.23%) IAS 32
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Oracle
2 8 (25.81%) Tableau
3 6 (19.35%) Hyperion
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.68%) SAP
6 2 (6.45%) Capita
6 2 (6.45%) Ericsson
6 2 (6.45%) Cognos
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco
6 2 (6.45%) IBM
6 2 (6.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (6.45%) Nokia
6 2 (6.45%) Siemens
6 2 (6.45%) Apple
7 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
7 1 (3.23%) Cognizant
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