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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Rank 910 955 969
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +14
Permanent jobs citing GAAP 8 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.005% 0.016%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.068% 0.047% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 10
Median salary £50,750 £30,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+69.16% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £30,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -42.85%

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
11734 12700 13170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.98% 11.52% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9315 9965 10231
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAAP over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAAP within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +52 8 £50,750 +69.16% 5
London +41 5 £56,500 +32.94% 4
South East +31 3 £45,000 +50.00%
Berkshire +7 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Hungerford - 2 £45,000 -
Surrey - 1 £65,000 -

GAAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 34 (91.89%) Finance
2 19 (51.35%) CIMA
2 19 (51.35%) ACCA
3 15 (40.54%) HFM
4 14 (37.84%) Project Management
5 13 (35.14%) Hyperion
5 13 (35.14%) MS Office
5 13 (35.14%) Data Modelling
5 13 (35.14%) Management Information System
6 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (32.43%) Business Analysis
6 12 (32.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
6 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
6 12 (32.43%) MS Visio
7 11 (29.73%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (24.32%) Degree
9 8 (21.62%) ERP
9 8 (21.62%) Oracle
10 7 (18.92%) Asset Management
10 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (18.92%) Spreadsheet
11 6 (16.22%) Hyperion Smart View
11 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (13.51%) SLA
12 5 (13.51%) SAP
13 4 (10.81%) SDLC
13 4 (10.81%) Data Privacy
13 4 (10.81%) Time Management
13 4 (10.81%) Incident Management

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:

Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Office
2 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
2 12 (32.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (32.43%) MS Visio
3 7 (18.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (40.54%) HFM
2 4 (10.81%) SAP CO
2 4 (10.81%) SAP FI
2 4 (10.81%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (2.70%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Hyperion Smart View
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) Essbase
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 34 (91.89%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Legal
3 2 (5.41%) French Language
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) German Language
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Analyst
2 13 (35.14%) Accountant
3 10 (27.03%) Financial Analyst
3 10 (27.03%) Systems Accountant
4 8 (21.62%) Business Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Business Finance Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Business Systems Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Finance Business Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Finance Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Finance Systems Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Systems Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Administrator
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Accountant
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Systems Accountant
8 2 (5.41%) Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Financial Accountant
8 2 (5.41%) Software Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Management Information System
2 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Derivative
4 1 (2.70%) Equities
4 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Project Management
2 13 (35.14%) Data Modelling
3 12 (32.43%) Business Analysis
4 11 (29.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (21.62%) ERP
6 7 (18.92%) Asset Management
6 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.81%) BPR
8 4 (10.81%) CRM
8 4 (10.81%) Data Privacy
8 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
8 4 (10.81%) ITIL
8 4 (10.81%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (10.81%) SDLC
8 4 (10.81%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) Time Management
9 2 (5.41%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 2 (5.41%) Financial Analysis
9 2 (5.41%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (51.35%) ACCA
1 19 (51.35%) CIMA
2 9 (24.32%) Degree
3 4 (10.81%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.41%) ICAEW
5 1 (2.70%) CCAB
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.70%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Hyperion
2 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.62%) Oracle
4 5 (13.51%) SAP
5 4 (10.81%) TOWER Software
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