The table below looks at the statistics for CIMA in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CIMA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Rank 209 194 187
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing CIMA 7 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.12% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.47% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 15
Average salary £58,500 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £56,800 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,600 £72,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.77%
CIMA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1476 1284 1390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.56% 26.46% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1289 1031 1222
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CIMA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CIMA across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CIMA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CIMA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CIMA across the West Midlands region.

CIMA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CIMA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CIMA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CIMA Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

CIMA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CIMA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(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
Birmingham -11 5 £67,000 +11.66%
Shropshire - 1 - -
CIMA
England

CIMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing CIMA 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 CIMA.

1 12 (100.00%) ACCA
2 11 (91.67%) Finance
3 7 (58.33%) SAP
4 5 (41.67%) SAP FI
4 5 (41.67%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (41.67%) SAP CO
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
5 4 (33.33%) General Ledger
5 4 (33.33%) SAP FSCM
6 3 (25.00%) Business Objects
6 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) CCA
7 2 (16.67%) Change Management
7 2 (16.67%) Banking
7 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (8.33%) Java
8 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (8.33%) .NET
8 1 (8.33%) MS Office
8 1 (8.33%) ODBC
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (8.33%) MS Excel

CIMA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing CIMA 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 CIMA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) SAP FI
1 5 (41.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (41.67%) SAP CO
2 4 (33.33%) SAP FSCM
3 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (8.33%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) General Ledger
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Billing
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Accountant
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Derivative
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
2 3 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
2 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) System Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) ACCA
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) CCA
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) AAT
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Sun
4 1 (8.33%) CODA
4 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards
4 1 (8.33%) Sage