Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ACCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 860 852 838
Rank change year-on-year -8 -14 +19
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 290 340 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.73% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 235 295 350
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,123 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £75,450 £75,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -

ACCA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 40095 46574 56191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.00% 26.16% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31023 37620 45108
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

ACCA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ACCA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ACCA in England

ACCA
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ACCA in England.

Salary trend for ACCA in England

ACCA
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ACCA in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ACCA in England

ACCA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
London -40 125 £67,500 +12.50% 12
North of England +20 46 £57,500 +27.78% 1
South East +54 42 £42,500 -15.00%
Midlands +51 41 £50,000 -28.57% 2
North West +10 31 £75,000 +39.53%
East Midlands +48 28 £50,000 -29.82%
East of England -9 16 £50,875 -7.50% 2
Yorkshire +28 13 £39,900 -6.12% 1
West Midlands +23 13 £62,500 +25.00% 2
South West +16 13 £57,500 +27.78% 1
North East - 2 £57,500 -
ACCA
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing ACCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for ACCA.

1 270 (93.10%) Finance
2 214 (73.79%) CIMA
3 133 (45.86%) Oracle
4 127 (43.79%) ERP
5 114 (39.31%) SAP
6 61 (21.03%) Dynamics AX
7 57 (19.66%) JD Edwards
8 56 (19.31%) Microsoft
9 53 (18.28%) Sage
10 49 (16.90%) Banking
11 48 (16.55%) Procure-to-Pay
12 46 (15.86%) Record to Report
13 44 (15.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 43 (14.83%) Order to Cash
14 43 (14.83%) Oracle Financials
15 42 (14.48%) Degree
16 38 (13.10%) Oracle Fusion
17 37 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
17 37 (12.76%) Microsoft Excel
18 34 (11.72%) Project Management
19 31 (10.69%) SQL
20 30 (10.34%) Advertising
21 29 (10.00%) Epicor
21 29 (10.00%) Infor
22 27 (9.31%) Manufacturing
23 26 (8.97%) Unit4 Business World
24 23 (7.93%) CISA
25 22 (7.59%) Cognos
25 22 (7.59%) Presales
25 22 (7.59%) Dynamics 365

ACCA
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.69%) SAS
2 1 (0.34%) IIS
Applications
1 37 (12.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 61 (21.03%) Dynamics AX
2 44 (15.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 43 (14.83%) Oracle Financials
4 26 (8.97%) Unit4 Business World
5 21 (7.24%) NetSuite
5 21 (7.24%) SAP FI
6 19 (6.55%) Cognos Controller
7 17 (5.86%) SAP CO
7 17 (5.86%) SAP FI/CO
8 12 (4.14%) Oracle EBS
8 12 (4.14%) SAP S/4HANA
9 11 (3.79%) Dynamics NAV
10 9 (3.10%) HFM
10 9 (3.10%) SAP BPC
11 8 (2.76%) SAP FI-AP
11 8 (2.76%) SAP FI-AR
11 8 (2.76%) SAP PS
12 7 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
13 5 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
13 5 (1.72%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.59%) Dynamics 365
2 9 (3.10%) FinancialForce
3 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.03%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.03%) WAN
2 2 (0.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (2.41%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.07%) Big Data
5 4 (1.38%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (1.38%) Oracle Discoverer
5 4 (1.38%) Power BI
6 3 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.69%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.69%) DataStage
7 2 (0.69%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (0.69%) QlikView
7 2 (0.69%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.69%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.69%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.69%) SAS EBI
7 2 (0.69%) Spotfire
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.34%) JMeter
General
1 270 (93.10%) Finance
2 49 (16.90%) Banking
3 30 (10.34%) Advertising
4 27 (9.31%) Manufacturing
5 15 (5.17%) Retail
6 14 (4.83%) Legal
7 12 (4.14%) General Ledger
8 10 (3.45%) Telecoms
9 8 (2.76%) Billing
10 7 (2.41%) Law
11 4 (1.38%) Investment Banking
12 3 (1.03%) Marketing
13 2 (0.69%) Games
13 2 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.69%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.34%) Front Office
14 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 105 (36.21%) Consultant
2 46 (15.86%) Accountant
3 41 (14.14%) Oracle Consultant
4 39 (13.45%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 32 (11.03%) Analyst
5 32 (11.03%) Systems Accountant
6 24 (8.28%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 22 (7.59%) Financial Analyst
8 16 (5.52%) Senior Consultant
9 15 (5.17%) ERP Consultant
10 14 (4.83%) Architect
10 14 (4.83%) Finance Manager
11 13 (4.48%) Business Consultant
12 10 (3.45%) Audit Manager
12 10 (3.45%) IT Manager
13 9 (3.10%) IT Audit Manager
13 9 (3.10%) Management Accountant
13 9 (3.10%) SAP Consultant
14 8 (2.76%) Healthcare Manager
14 8 (2.76%) IT Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (13.10%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (1.03%) iXBRL
3 1 (0.34%) Flash
3 1 (0.34%) Middleware
3 1 (0.34%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.79%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.03%) AS400
5 2 (0.69%) Fintech
5 2 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.69%) Robotics
5 2 (0.69%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.34%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.34%) iSeries
6 1 (0.34%) NHS
6 1 (0.34%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.34%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.34%) Linux
1 1 (0.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (43.79%) ERP
2 48 (16.55%) Procure-to-Pay
3 46 (15.86%) Record to Report
4 43 (14.83%) Order to Cash
5 34 (11.72%) Project Management
6 22 (7.59%) Presales
7 19 (6.55%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 18 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (5.86%) Risk Management
9 17 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (5.52%) Financial Modelling
11 14 (4.83%) IT Audit
12 13 (4.48%) Change Management
13 12 (4.14%) Analytics
14 11 (3.79%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (3.79%) PRINCE2
15 10 (3.45%) Internal Audit
15 10 (3.45%) Performance Management
16 9 (3.10%) ITIL
16 9 (3.10%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (10.69%) SQL
2 10 (3.45%) VBA
3 7 (2.41%) VB
4 1 (0.34%) C
4 1 (0.34%) X++
Qualifications
1 214 (73.79%) CIMA
2 42 (14.48%) Degree
3 23 (7.93%) CISA
4 19 (6.55%) AAT
5 7 (2.41%) MBA
6 6 (2.07%) CCA
6 6 (2.07%) ICAEW
6 6 (2.07%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.72%) Master's Degree
7 5 (1.72%) PMP
8 4 (1.38%) CISM
8 4 (1.38%) CISSP
8 4 (1.38%) CPIM
8 4 (1.38%) ISEB
8 4 (1.38%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.03%) CCAB
9 3 (1.03%) CFA
9 3 (1.03%) CIPFA
9 3 (1.03%) CRISC
9 3 (1.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.14%) GAAP
2 7 (2.41%) IFRS
2 7 (2.41%) QA
3 2 (0.69%) SLA
4 1 (0.34%) COBIT
4 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.34%) PMO
4 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 133 (45.86%) Oracle
2 114 (39.31%) SAP
3 57 (19.66%) JD Edwards
4 56 (19.31%) Microsoft
5 53 (18.28%) Sage
6 29 (10.00%) Epicor
6 29 (10.00%) Infor
7 22 (7.59%) Cognos
8 21 (7.24%) IBM
9 7 (2.41%) Cassiopae
9 7 (2.41%) NETSOL
9 7 (2.41%) White Clarke
9 7 (2.41%) Xero
10 6 (2.07%) Ariba
10 6 (2.07%) Tableau
11 5 (1.72%) Anaplan
11 5 (1.72%) Hyperion
12 4 (1.38%) CA
12 4 (1.38%) Tagetik
13 3 (1.03%) IFS