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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Rank 884 882 866
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Permanent jobs citing GAAP 8 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.013% 0.019%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.070% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 14
Average salary £45,250 £70,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.35% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £56,500 £47,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £80,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £70,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-53.57% +27.27%

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
11450 11680 11155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.64% 10.43% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8903 9134 8889
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 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 27 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 8 £45,250 -35.35% 4
London +35 7 £46,500 -33.57% 3
Berkshire +2 1 £32,500 -61.76%
City of London +2 1 £48,000 -31.42%
South East -6 1 £32,500 -61.76%
Slough - 1 £32,500 -

GAAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 26 (100.00%) Finance
2 16 (61.54%) Oracle
3 11 (42.31%) PL/SQL
3 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle Forms
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle BI EE
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (30.77%) Oracle Discoverer
5 8 (30.77%) Workflow
5 8 (30.77%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (30.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 8 (30.77%) Tableau
6 7 (26.92%) Degree
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (23.08%) Hyperion
8 5 (19.23%) ACCA
9 4 (15.38%) QA
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
9 4 (15.38%) ISEB
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
10 3 (11.54%) SAP
10 3 (11.54%) ERP
10 3 (11.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley

GAAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (30.77%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle Reports
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.85%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle Forms
General
1 26 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.69%) Legal
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Billing
4 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Hindi Language
4 1 (3.85%) Front Office
4 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) QA Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) E-Business Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Business Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Applications Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.85%) Fixed Income
1 1 (3.85%) Equities
1 1 (3.85%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (30.77%) Workflow
3 3 (11.54%) E-business
3 3 (11.54%) ERP
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.69%) Change Control
4 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) PL/SQL
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) ACCA
3 4 (15.38%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) CIMA
4 1 (3.85%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
2 3 (11.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (7.69%) COSO
3 2 (7.69%) AICPA
4 1 (3.85%) Basel III
4 1 (3.85%) IAS 39
4 1 (3.85%) IAS 32
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) Tableau
3 6 (23.08%) Hyperion
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.54%) SAP
6 2 (7.69%) Cognos
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco
6 2 (7.69%) IBM
6 2 (7.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (7.69%) Ericsson
6 2 (7.69%) Nokia
6 2 (7.69%) Siemens
6 2 (7.69%) Apple
6 2 (7.69%) Capita
7 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
BNY Mellon
Posted: 18 days ago