Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Accountant was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Accountant
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 251 261
Rank change year-on-year +28 +10 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Accountant 11 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.21% 0.033% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.034% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 5
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.58% +7.50% -16.67%
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 5,179 5,828 6,708
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.53% 97.30% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4,372 4,682 5,307
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,690
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.78% -0.78%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,675 £62,500 £56,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Accountant
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Accountant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Accountant in the East Midlands

Accountant
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Accountant in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Accountant in the East Midlands

Accountant
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Accountant in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Accountant in the East Midlands

Accountant
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Accountant within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 4 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire +14 2 £30,750 -42.79%
Accountant
England

Accountant Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, Accountant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Accountant in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle
3 7 (63.64%) Cognos
3 7 (63.64%) IBM
3 7 (63.64%) Cognos Controller
4 6 (54.55%) JD Edwards
4 6 (54.55%) Unit4 Business World
4 6 (54.55%) ERP
4 6 (54.55%) SAP
5 5 (45.45%) ACCA
5 5 (45.45%) CIMA
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (18.18%) HFM
7 2 (18.18%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (9.09%) E-business
8 1 (9.09%) Sage
8 1 (9.09%) Hyperion
8 1 (9.09%) NetSuite

Accountant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Cognos Controller
2 6 (54.55%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (18.18%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (18.18%) HFM
5 1 (9.09%) NetSuite
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ERP
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) E-business
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ACCA
1 5 (45.45%) CIMA
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) Cognos
2 7 (63.64%) IBM
3 6 (54.55%) JD Edwards
3 6 (54.55%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) Hyperion
4 1 (9.09%) Sage