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 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
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Rank 874 877 878
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing GAAP 12 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.023% 0.016%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.10% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 19
Average salary £52,500 £85,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.23% +70.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £55,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £85,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £58,750 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+44.68% +27.02%

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
11681 11116 11853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.40% 10.04% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9194 8587 9663
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 26 November 2014 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 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
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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 -12 12 £52,500 -38.23% 5
London -6 8 £52,500 -38.23% 5
South East -10 4 £85,000 +36.00%
Southampton - 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 - -
Surrey -6 1 £85,000 +36.00%

GAAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 35 (100.00%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Oracle
3 9 (25.71%) QA
3 9 (25.71%) Degree
4 8 (22.86%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (20.00%) SAP
5 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (17.14%) ACCA
6 6 (17.14%) Project Management
6 6 (17.14%) Banking
6 6 (17.14%) Billing
7 5 (14.29%) Asset Management
7 5 (14.29%) CIMA
7 5 (14.29%) IBM
7 5 (14.29%) Windows
7 5 (14.29%) OLAP
7 5 (14.29%) ATM
7 5 (14.29%) Cognos
7 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (14.29%) Performance Management
7 5 (14.29%) Wealth Management
7 5 (14.29%) Applix
7 5 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
8 4 (11.43%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (11.43%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (11.43%) ERP
8 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
8 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
8 4 (11.43%) SQL

GAAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 1 (2.86%) CMS
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (8.57%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (2.86%) SAP R/3
5 1 (2.86%) SAP FI
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (2.86%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) ATM
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) OLAP
1 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Forms
General
1 35 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
2 6 (17.14%) Billing
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) German Language
3 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Analyst
1 8 (22.86%) Test Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) QA Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Manual Test Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Management Accountant
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Report Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (5.71%) Economics
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (17.14%) Project Management
3 5 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 5 (14.29%) Wealth Management
3 5 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (11.43%) ERP
5 3 (8.57%) E-business
5 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.71%) Manual Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
6 2 (5.71%) CRM
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.86%) Workflow
7 1 (2.86%) Time Management
7 1 (2.86%) Content Management
7 1 (2.86%) Document Management
7 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) ACCA
3 5 (14.29%) CIMA
4 3 (8.57%) ISEB
5 1 (2.86%) PMP
5 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.86%) CISA
5 1 (2.86%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) QA
2 3 (8.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.86%) Basel II
3 1 (2.86%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) SAP
3 5 (14.29%) Cognos
3 5 (14.29%) IBM
3 5 (14.29%) Applix
4 3 (8.57%) Hyperion
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.86%) Cognizant
6 1 (2.86%) Tableau
6 1 (2.86%) PeopleSoft
London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago