Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 831 922 844
Rank change year-on-year +91 -78 +62
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 330 223 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.86% 0.56% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 206 195 342
England median annual salary £54,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £31,000 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £54,000 £57,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +9.09%

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 38,517 39,677 52,045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.66% 24.91% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29,286 31,327 42,227
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +4.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +8.89% -1.10% +1.11%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +51 158 £60,000 -11.11% 19
South East +6 52 £60,000 +5.73% 7
North of England +13 45 £50,000 -2.44% 8
Midlands +2 40 £55,000 +10.00% 5
West Midlands +19 26 £47,500 -5.00%
North West -4 26 £51,250 -8.89% 4
South West -6 22 £34,500 -46.92% 1
Yorkshire +19 14 £50,000 +11.11% 3
East Midlands -13 14 £55,000 +10.00% 5
East of England -2 13 £56,000 +49.33% 2
North East - 5 £60,000 - 1
ACCA
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 329 (99.70%) Finance
2 289 (87.58%) CIMA
3 149 (45.15%) ERP
4 124 (37.58%) Microsoft
5 111 (33.64%) Advertising
6 110 (33.33%) SAP
7 104 (31.52%) Dynamics AX
8 75 (22.73%) Oracle
9 74 (22.42%) Dynamics 365
10 73 (22.12%) Sage
11 71 (21.52%) Epicor
12 69 (20.91%) Infor
13 66 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
14 61 (18.48%) JD Edwards
15 55 (16.67%) NetSuite
16 39 (11.82%) Degree
17 38 (11.52%) Retail
18 35 (10.61%) SQL
19 33 (10.00%) CRM
20 32 (9.70%) Dynamics NAV
20 32 (9.70%) Budgeting and Forecasting
21 31 (9.39%) Business Intelligence
21 31 (9.39%) Project Management
22 29 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
23 26 (7.88%) Decision-Making
24 23 (6.97%) Logistics
25 22 (6.67%) E-Commerce
25 22 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
26 21 (6.36%) General Ledger
26 21 (6.36%) AAT

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 (1.21%) SAS
2 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 66 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (4.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
4 10 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 104 (31.52%) Dynamics AX
2 55 (16.67%) NetSuite
3 32 (9.70%) Dynamics NAV
4 20 (6.06%) SAP Business One
5 19 (5.76%) SAP CO
5 19 (5.76%) SAP FI
5 19 (5.76%) SAP FI/CO
6 15 (4.55%) SAP BPC
7 11 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 11 (3.33%) Oracle Financials
8 8 (2.42%) Oracle Assets
8 8 (2.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 7 (2.12%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (2.12%) Unit4 Business World
10 6 (1.82%) Lawson
10 6 (1.82%) Oracle General Ledger
11 5 (1.52%) HFM
12 4 (1.21%) Oracle Payables
12 4 (1.21%) SAP S/4HANA
13 3 (0.91%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 74 (22.42%) Dynamics 365
2 8 (2.42%) SaaS
3 6 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.30%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.30%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.94%) SAP BW
2 12 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (3.03%) Power BI
5 8 (2.42%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (2.42%) Oracle Discoverer
5 8 (2.42%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.52%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.21%) Base SAS
8 4 (1.21%) SAP HANA
9 3 (0.91%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
9 3 (0.91%) Essbase
9 3 (0.91%) Oracle Smart View
9 3 (0.91%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.91%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (0.61%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.61%) OLAP
General
1 329 (99.70%) Finance
2 111 (33.64%) Advertising
3 38 (11.52%) Retail
4 21 (6.36%) General Ledger
5 14 (4.24%) Manufacturing
6 13 (3.94%) Banking
7 10 (3.03%) Billing
8 9 (2.73%) Law
9 8 (2.42%) Legal
9 8 (2.42%) Marketing
10 5 (1.52%) German Language
11 4 (1.21%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.91%) Games
13 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (34.85%) Consultant
2 64 (19.39%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 51 (15.45%) Analyst
4 50 (15.15%) Finance Manager
5 46 (13.94%) Accountant
6 34 (10.30%) Functional Consultant
7 29 (8.79%) Financial Analyst
8 17 (5.15%) ICT Manager
9 16 (4.85%) SAP Consultant
10 14 (4.24%) Finance Systems Manager
10 14 (4.24%) SAP CO Consultant
10 14 (4.24%) SAP FI Consultant
10 14 (4.24%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 14 (4.24%) Senior Consultant
10 14 (4.24%) Systems Manager
11 13 (3.94%) Microsoft Consultant
12 12 (3.64%) Management Accountant
13 11 (3.33%) Financial Accountant
14 9 (2.73%) Developer
14 9 (2.73%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.52%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.85%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.73%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.73%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (1.21%) Fintech
6 3 (0.91%) AS400
6 3 (0.91%) BBC
6 3 (0.91%) Tandem
7 1 (0.30%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.30%) FMCG
7 1 (0.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.30%) iSeries
7 1 (0.30%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.30%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.30%) Unix
1 1 (0.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (45.15%) ERP
2 33 (10.00%) CRM
3 32 (9.70%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 31 (9.39%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (9.39%) Project Management
5 26 (7.88%) Decision-Making
6 23 (6.97%) Logistics
7 22 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 22 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (6.36%) Line Management
8 21 (6.36%) Presales
9 19 (5.76%) Financial Modelling
9 19 (5.76%) Process Improvement
10 17 (5.15%) Analytics
11 15 (4.55%) Planning and Forecasting
12 13 (3.94%) Commercial Awareness
12 13 (3.94%) Data Analytics
12 13 (3.94%) PRINCE2
13 12 (3.64%) Procure-to-Pay
14 11 (3.33%) Order to Cash
Programming Languages
1 35 (10.61%) SQL
2 10 (3.03%) VBA
3 7 (2.12%) X++
4 5 (1.52%) C
5 3 (0.91%) ABAP
6 1 (0.30%) Jython
6 1 (0.30%) Python
6 1 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 289 (87.58%) CIMA
2 39 (11.82%) Degree
3 21 (6.36%) AAT
4 11 (3.33%) ICAEW
5 9 (2.73%) PMP
6 8 (2.42%) PMI Certification
7 7 (2.12%) CCAB
7 7 (2.12%) CIPFA
8 6 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.30%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.45%) GAAP
2 16 (4.85%) IFRS
3 8 (2.42%) SLA
4 4 (1.21%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.61%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.30%) MiFID
6 1 (0.30%) PMO
Vendors
1 124 (37.58%) Microsoft
2 110 (33.33%) SAP
3 75 (22.73%) Oracle
4 73 (22.12%) Sage
5 71 (21.52%) Epicor
6 69 (20.91%) Infor
7 61 (18.48%) JD Edwards
8 16 (4.85%) Xero
9 12 (3.64%) Tableau
10 9 (2.73%) Hyperion
11 6 (1.82%) Sun
12 5 (1.52%) Cognos
12 5 (1.52%) IBM
13 4 (1.21%) Alteryx
14 2 (0.61%) Adaptive Insights
14 2 (0.61%) Anaplan
14 2 (0.61%) CA
14 2 (0.61%) Cognizant
14 2 (0.61%) IFS
14 2 (0.61%) Tagetik