Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 872 919 903
Rank change year-on-year +47 -16 -3
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 290 245 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.75% 0.58% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 205 222 308
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £32,699 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £92,500 £80,075
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 38,885 42,054 54,620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.72% 25.37% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 30,401 33,434 43,968
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 24 February 2018.

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 24 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
London +16 138 £66,250 +6.00% 21
South East +22 46 £45,000 -26.23% 8
North of England +7 40 £52,500 +16.67% 6
Midlands +29 30 £57,500 +15.00% 5
North West +13 22 £65,000 +23.81% 3
South West -3 19 £34,500 -46.92% 4
West Midlands +16 18 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Yorkshire +10 17 £39,900 -8.80% 3
East of England 0 16 £61,250 -12.50% 3
East Midlands +14 12 £55,000 +10.00% 1
North East - 1 £37,500 -
ACCA
UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing ACCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for ACCA.

1 277 (95.52%) Finance
2 243 (83.79%) CIMA
3 124 (42.76%) ERP
4 103 (35.52%) Oracle
5 98 (33.79%) SAP
6 89 (30.69%) Dynamics AX
7 85 (29.31%) Microsoft
8 60 (20.69%) Sage
9 58 (20.00%) JD Edwards
9 58 (20.00%) Advertising
10 54 (18.62%) Microsoft Excel
11 49 (16.90%) Dynamics 365
12 48 (16.55%) Epicor
13 47 (16.21%) Infor
14 40 (13.79%) Degree
15 37 (12.76%) Project Management
16 36 (12.41%) Procure-to-Pay
17 33 (11.38%) SQL
18 32 (11.03%) Record to Report
19 31 (10.69%) Banking
20 29 (10.00%) Order to Cash
20 29 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
21 28 (9.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
22 27 (9.31%) Logistics
22 27 (9.31%) NetSuite
22 27 (9.31%) Oracle Financials
23 24 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
23 24 (8.28%) Dynamics NAV
24 23 (7.93%) Retail
24 23 (7.93%) Presales

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 4 (1.38%) SAS
2 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.34%) IIS
Applications
1 54 (18.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (5.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 89 (30.69%) Dynamics AX
2 28 (9.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 27 (9.31%) NetSuite
3 27 (9.31%) Oracle Financials
4 24 (8.28%) Dynamics NAV
5 17 (5.86%) SAP FI
6 16 (5.52%) SAP CO
6 16 (5.52%) SAP FI/CO
7 12 (4.14%) Dynamics CRM
8 10 (3.45%) Unit4 Business World
9 9 (3.10%) SAP BPC
10 6 (2.07%) Oracle EBS
11 5 (1.72%) Cognos Controller
11 5 (1.72%) Lawson
11 5 (1.72%) SAP S/4HANA
12 4 (1.38%) HFM
12 4 (1.38%) Oracle Payables
13 3 (1.03%) Dynamics SL
13 3 (1.03%) Oracle ERP
14 2 (0.69%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 49 (16.90%) Dynamics 365
2 8 (2.76%) FinancialForce
3 7 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.72%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.34%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.48%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (3.79%) Oracle BI EE
2 11 (3.79%) Oracle Discoverer
2 11 (3.79%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.07%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.72%) Data Mining
5 5 (1.72%) Power BI
5 5 (1.72%) SAP BW
6 4 (1.38%) Base SAS
6 4 (1.38%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
6 4 (1.38%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (1.03%) PowerPivot
7 3 (1.03%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.69%) OLAP
9 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.34%) Lumira
9 1 (0.34%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.34%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.34%) JMeter
General
1 277 (95.52%) Finance
2 58 (20.00%) Advertising
3 31 (10.69%) Banking
4 23 (7.93%) Retail
5 19 (6.55%) Manufacturing
6 13 (4.48%) Law
7 9 (3.10%) General Ledger
8 6 (2.07%) Billing
8 6 (2.07%) Marketing
8 6 (2.07%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.72%) Games
10 4 (1.38%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.38%) Retail Banking
11 3 (1.03%) German Language
11 3 (1.03%) Legal
12 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.34%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 107 (36.90%) Consultant
2 46 (15.86%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 40 (13.79%) Analyst
4 33 (11.38%) Accountant
5 27 (9.31%) Finance Manager
5 27 (9.31%) Financial Analyst
5 27 (9.31%) Oracle Consultant
6 24 (8.28%) Functional Consultant
6 24 (8.28%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 18 (6.21%) ICT Manager
8 16 (5.52%) Systems Accountant
9 12 (4.14%) Microsoft Consultant
10 11 (3.79%) ERP Consultant
10 11 (3.79%) Management Accountant
11 10 (3.45%) IT Manager
11 10 (3.45%) Solutions Consultant
12 9 (3.10%) Architect
12 9 (3.10%) Finance Systems Manager
12 9 (3.10%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (3.10%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.21%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.34%) iXBRL
2 1 (0.34%) Middleware
2 1 (0.34%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.83%) Computer Science
2 14 (4.83%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.72%) AS400
4 3 (1.03%) BBC
4 3 (1.03%) Fintech
4 3 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (0.69%) Robotics
6 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.34%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.34%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.34%) User Experience
6 1 (0.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.34%) Unix
1 1 (0.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (42.76%) ERP
2 37 (12.76%) Project Management
3 36 (12.41%) Procure-to-Pay
4 32 (11.03%) Record to Report
5 29 (10.00%) Order to Cash
6 27 (9.31%) Logistics
7 24 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (7.93%) Presales
9 21 (7.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (5.52%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 14 (4.83%) CRM
12 13 (4.48%) Change Management
12 13 (4.48%) Line Management
12 13 (4.48%) PRINCE2
13 12 (4.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 12 (4.14%) ITIL
13 12 (4.14%) Revenue Recognition
14 11 (3.79%) IT Audit
14 11 (3.79%) Process Management
14 11 (3.79%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (11.38%) SQL
2 14 (4.83%) VBA
3 3 (1.03%) X++
4 1 (0.34%) C
4 1 (0.34%) Python
Qualifications
1 243 (83.79%) CIMA
2 40 (13.79%) Degree
3 17 (5.86%) CISA
4 14 (4.83%) AAT
5 13 (4.48%) ICAEW
6 12 (4.14%) PMP
7 10 (3.45%) CIPFA
7 10 (3.45%) PMI Certification
8 9 (3.10%) CCAB
9 6 (2.07%) MBA
10 5 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (1.38%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.03%) CISM
12 3 (1.03%) CRISC
13 2 (0.69%) CFA
13 2 (0.69%) Master's Degree
14 1 (0.34%) CPIM
14 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.34%) SAP Certification
14 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.45%) SLA
2 9 (3.10%) IFRS
3 8 (2.76%) GAAP
4 3 (1.03%) PMO
5 2 (0.69%) QA
5 2 (0.69%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.34%) COBIT
6 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.34%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.34%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 103 (35.52%) Oracle
2 98 (33.79%) SAP
3 85 (29.31%) Microsoft
4 60 (20.69%) Sage
5 58 (20.00%) JD Edwards
6 48 (16.55%) Epicor
7 47 (16.21%) Infor
8 6 (2.07%) Cognos
8 6 (2.07%) IBM
8 6 (2.07%) Tableau
8 6 (2.07%) Xero
9 5 (1.72%) Cassiopae
9 5 (1.72%) IFS
9 5 (1.72%) NETSOL
9 5 (1.72%) White Clarke
10 3 (1.03%) Anaplan
10 3 (1.03%) Workday
11 2 (0.69%) Alteryx
11 2 (0.69%) Blue Prism
11 2 (0.69%) Maconomy