The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for GAAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GAAP over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
London / City of London
Rank - 272 314
Permanent jobs citing GAAP 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.014% 0.010%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.10% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £62,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +30.20%  
UK excluding London median salary - £65,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +100.00%  

GAAP is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 662 988 1309
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 13.22% 13.92% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 616 820 1103
Median salary £59,000 £57,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.60% +7.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

GAAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing GAAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for GAAP in the City of London

GAAP
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GAAP in the City of London.

Salary trend for GAAP in the City of London