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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
UK / England
Rank 725 749 786
Rank change year-on-year +24 +37  
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 102 171 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 0.64% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 88 143 121
Median salary £55,750 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.80% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year -16.66% +23.07%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19442 26570 27157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 24.71% 27.64% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15457 21514 21485
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ACCA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing ACCA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +21 37 £60,000 -6.97% 13
South East +58 14 £62,250 +24.50% 5
North West -14 11 £57,500 - 2
West Midlands +38 10 £50,000 -25.92% 2
East Midlands - 9 £50,000 -
Yorkshire +25 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South West +27 6 £65,000 +48.57% 3
East of England +10 3 £37,500 -37.50% 2
ACCA
UK

ACCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 223 (93.70%) Finance
2 173 (72.69%) CIMA
3 87 (36.55%) SAP
4 65 (27.31%) ERP
4 65 (27.31%) SAP FI
5 61 (25.63%) SAP FI/CO
5 61 (25.63%) SAP CO
6 54 (22.69%) Banking
7 50 (21.01%) SAP FI-AP
7 50 (21.01%) SAP FI-AR
8 41 (17.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (14.71%) SAP PS
10 34 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 34 (14.29%) CCA
10 34 (14.29%) Oracle
11 33 (13.87%) Degree
12 32 (13.45%) MS Excel
13 30 (12.61%) Manufacturing
14 29 (12.18%) Retail
15 27 (11.34%) Dynamics AX
15 27 (11.34%) Project Management
16 25 (10.50%) SAP SD
16 25 (10.50%) IFRS
17 24 (10.08%) SAP BPC
17 24 (10.08%) CIPFA
18 23 (9.66%) AAT
19 22 (9.24%) Process Improvement
20 21 (8.82%) Presales
20 21 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
20 21 (8.82%) SAP BW

ACCA
Top Related 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 5 (2.10%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.42%) Confluence
Applications
1 32 (13.45%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.40%) MS Office
3 9 (3.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.84%) MS Project
4 2 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 65 (27.31%) SAP FI
2 61 (25.63%) SAP CO
2 61 (25.63%) SAP FI/CO
3 50 (21.01%) SAP FI-AP
3 50 (21.01%) SAP FI-AR
4 35 (14.71%) SAP PS
5 27 (11.34%) Dynamics AX
6 25 (10.50%) SAP SD
7 24 (10.08%) SAP BPC
8 10 (4.20%) Unit4 Business World
9 9 (3.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 9 (3.78%) SAP PP
10 8 (3.36%) Cognos Controller
10 8 (3.36%) HFM
11 7 (2.94%) Oracle Financials
12 6 (2.52%) Cognos TM1
12 6 (2.52%) Oracle EBS
12 6 (2.52%) Oracle EBS R12
12 6 (2.52%) SAP S/4HANA
13 5 (2.10%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.26%) SaaS
2 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.42%) FinancialForce.com
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.26%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.82%) SAP BW
2 7 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.68%) Essbase
4 3 (1.26%) Big Data
4 3 (1.26%) Oracle Smart View
4 3 (1.26%) Power BI
4 3 (1.26%) SAP HANA
4 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.42%) JIRA
1 1 (0.42%) Selenium
General
1 223 (93.70%) Finance
2 54 (22.69%) Banking
3 30 (12.61%) Manufacturing
4 29 (12.18%) Retail
5 21 (8.82%) German Language
6 16 (6.72%) General Ledger
7 13 (5.46%) Financial Institution
8 11 (4.62%) Advertising
8 11 (4.62%) Telecoms
9 7 (2.94%) Investment Banking
10 6 (2.52%) Back Office
10 6 (2.52%) Billing
10 6 (2.52%) Marketing
11 5 (2.10%) Legal
12 3 (1.26%) Local Government
12 3 (1.26%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.84%) Automotive
13 2 (0.84%) Law
14 1 (0.42%) French Language
Job Titles
1 126 (52.94%) Consultant
2 53 (22.27%) SAP Consultant
3 52 (21.85%) Analyst
4 46 (19.33%) SAP CO Consultant
4 46 (19.33%) SAP FI Consultant
4 46 (19.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 38 (15.97%) Financial Analyst
6 32 (13.45%) Senior Consultant
7 27 (11.34%) Senior SAP Consultant
8 26 (10.92%) Business Analyst
9 23 (9.66%) Finance Business Analyst
10 21 (8.82%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
10 21 (8.82%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
10 21 (8.82%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
11 17 (7.14%) ERP Consultant
11 17 (7.14%) Finance Manager
11 17 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
12 13 (5.46%) Accountant
12 13 (5.46%) Dynamics AX Consultant
13 12 (5.04%) ERP Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.26%) iXBRL
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (0.84%) Web Services
2 2 (0.84%) XML
3 1 (0.42%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.10%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.10%) FMCG
4 4 (1.68%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.26%) iSeries
5 3 (1.26%) Market Risk
5 3 (1.26%) NHS
6 2 (0.84%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.42%) Blog
7 1 (0.42%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.42%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.42%) User Experience
7 1 (0.42%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.68%) Unix
2 3 (1.26%) Linux
3 1 (0.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (27.31%) ERP
2 41 (17.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (11.34%) Project Management
4 22 (9.24%) Process Improvement
5 21 (8.82%) Presales
6 20 (8.40%) Procure-to-Pay
7 19 (7.98%) Record to Report
8 17 (7.14%) Order to Cash
9 16 (6.72%) Mentoring
10 15 (6.30%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (5.88%) Budgeting and Forecasting
12 13 (5.46%) Target Operating Model
13 12 (5.04%) Performance Management
13 12 (5.04%) PRINCE2
14 11 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (4.62%) Data Migration
14 11 (4.62%) Migration
14 11 (4.62%) Programme Management
15 10 (4.20%) Change Management
16 9 (3.78%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (8.82%) ABAP
2 16 (6.72%) SQL
3 3 (1.26%) VBA
4 2 (0.84%) C
5 1 (0.42%) C++
Qualifications
1 173 (72.69%) CIMA
2 34 (14.29%) CCA
3 33 (13.87%) Degree
4 24 (10.08%) CIPFA
5 23 (9.66%) AAT
6 12 (5.04%) CISA
7 8 (3.36%) QiCA
8 6 (2.52%) CFA
8 6 (2.52%) ISEB
9 5 (2.10%) CISM
9 5 (2.10%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.26%) CISSP
10 3 (1.26%) PMP
10 3 (1.26%) SAP Certification
11 2 (0.84%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.84%) CRISC
11 2 (0.84%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.42%) ICAEW
12 1 (0.42%) MBA
12 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.50%) IFRS
2 15 (6.30%) IFRS 9
3 8 (3.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (2.52%) COREP
4 6 (2.52%) FINREP
5 4 (1.68%) QA
6 2 (0.84%) Basel III
6 2 (0.84%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.84%) MiFID
6 2 (0.84%) PMO
7 1 (0.42%) SLA
7 1 (0.42%) UCITS
Vendors
1 87 (36.55%) SAP
2 34 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 34 (14.29%) Oracle
3 13 (5.46%) Sage
4 12 (5.04%) Cognos
5 11 (4.62%) JD Edwards
6 8 (3.36%) Hyperion
7 7 (2.94%) IBM
8 6 (2.52%) Ariba
8 6 (2.52%) Infor
9 4 (1.68%) Epicor
9 4 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.26%) Citrix
10 3 (1.26%) CODA
10 3 (1.26%) IFS
10 3 (1.26%) Sun
11 2 (0.84%) Anaplan
11 2 (0.84%) Pegasus
12 1 (0.42%) Cisco
12 1 (0.42%) Sophos
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