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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Rank 868 910 853
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -57
Permanent jobs citing GAAP 5 9 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.008% 0.029%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.044% 0.072% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 21
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £47,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £85,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-64.70% +21.42%

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
11291 12470 10933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.69% 10.55% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8904 9769 8865
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 29 May 2015 within the UK.

GAAP Salary Histogram in the UK

GAAP
Top 5 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 29 May 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
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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 +42 5 £47,500 -20.83% 6
London +52 3 £47,500 -11.62% 5
South East +13 2 £30,000 -64.70% 1
Berkshire +8 2 £30,000 -64.70% 1
Slough - 1 £30,000 -

GAAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 25 (100.00%) Finance
2 12 (48.00%) Oracle
3 9 (36.00%) ACCA
4 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (28.00%) Workflow
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (28.00%) Tableau
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 6 (24.00%) Degree
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (16.00%) SAP
8 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.00%) CIMA
8 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (12.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 3 (12.00%) Oracle iProcurement
9 3 (12.00%) QA
9 3 (12.00%) Hyperion

GAAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 7 (28.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (4.00%) SAP PS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (4.00%) Essbase
2 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Legal
3 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Hindi Language
4 1 (4.00%) Front Office
4 1 (4.00%) Billing
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) QA Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
4 2 (8.00%) Business Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) E-Business Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (8.00%) Programmer
4 2 (8.00%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Oracle Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) Derivative
1 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (4.00%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (28.00%) Workflow
3 2 (8.00%) CRM
3 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Change Control
3 2 (8.00%) SDLC
4 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) ACCA
2 6 (24.00%) Degree
3 4 (16.00%) CIMA
4 3 (12.00%) ISEB
5 2 (8.00%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
1 3 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (8.00%) COSO
2 2 (8.00%) AICPA
3 1 (4.00%) Basel III
3 1 (4.00%) IAS 39
3 1 (4.00%) IAS 32
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) Tableau
3 4 (16.00%) SAP
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Hyperion
5 2 (8.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (8.00%) Ericsson
5 2 (8.00%) Nokia
5 2 (8.00%) Siemens
5 2 (8.00%) Apple
5 2 (8.00%) Cognos
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 2 (8.00%) Capita
6 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
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