Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
UK > England
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 880 899 870
Rank change year-on-year +19 -29 -20
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 250 288 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.69% 0.70% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 170 233 302
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £38,175 £34,998 £37,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £100,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% - +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 36,352 41,047 47,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.87% 24.21% 26.29%
Number of salaries quoted 27,102 31,745 38,064
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,450 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +44 111 £55,000 -15.38% 30
North of England +14 41 £75,000 +33.33% 24
South East +13 40 £57,500 +35.29% 15
North West +11 32 £77,500 +3.33% 11
Midlands +3 26 £65,000 +30.00% 23
East of England +35 20 £70,000 +37.59% 10
West Midlands +25 13 £60,000 +9.09% 18
East Midlands -5 13 £70,000 +40.00% 5
South West -1 10 £70,000 +1.82% 7
Yorkshire +16 6 £57,500 +44.11% 10
North East -2 3 £32,500 -43.48% 3
ACCA
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 243 (97.20%) Finance
2 182 (72.80%) CIMA
3 88 (35.20%) ERP
4 84 (33.60%) Microsoft
5 78 (31.20%) Oracle
6 70 (28.00%) Dynamics AX
7 60 (24.00%) SAP
8 49 (19.60%) Dynamics 365
9 43 (17.20%) Degree
10 34 (13.60%) Order to Cash
10 34 (13.60%) Procure-to-Pay
10 34 (13.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 33 (13.20%) Record to Report
11 33 (13.20%) Oracle Financials
12 31 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
12 31 (12.40%) Oracle Fusion
13 30 (12.00%) Advertising
14 27 (10.80%) Project Management
15 26 (10.40%) JD Edwards
15 26 (10.40%) Sage
15 26 (10.40%) Epicor
16 25 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
17 24 (9.60%) IFRS
18 22 (8.80%) Infor
18 22 (8.80%) GAAP
19 21 (8.40%) Microsoft Excel
19 21 (8.40%) SQL
19 21 (8.40%) SAP CO
19 21 (8.40%) AAT
20 20 (8.00%) SAP FI

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 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (8.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 70 (28.00%) Dynamics AX
2 34 (13.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 33 (13.20%) Oracle Financials
4 25 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 21 (8.40%) SAP CO
6 20 (8.00%) SAP FI
6 20 (8.00%) SAP FI/CO
7 19 (7.60%) NetSuite
8 14 (5.60%) Oracle General Ledger
9 10 (4.00%) SAP BPC
10 9 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
10 9 (3.60%) SAP S/4HANA
11 7 (2.80%) Lawson
12 4 (1.60%) SAP Business One
12 4 (1.60%) SAP MDM
13 3 (1.20%) Dynamics GP
13 3 (1.20%) Oracle Assets
13 3 (1.20%) SAP FS
13 3 (1.20%) SAP FSCM
13 3 (1.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 49 (19.60%) Dynamics 365
2 9 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (3.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.40%) Broadband
1 1 (0.40%) LAN
1 1 (0.40%) Network Security
1 1 (0.40%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (0.40%) Wireless
1 1 (0.40%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.60%) SAP BW
1 9 (3.60%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.00%) MySQL
3 5 (2.00%) QlikView
3 5 (2.00%) SAP HANA
3 5 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.60%) Power BI
5 2 (0.80%) Essbase
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.40%) Big Data
6 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.40%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (0.80%) JIRA
2 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
General
1 243 (97.20%) Finance
2 30 (12.00%) Advertising
3 15 (6.00%) General Ledger
3 15 (6.00%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.80%) Banking
4 12 (4.80%) Retail
5 7 (2.80%) Legal
5 7 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.60%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.60%) Law
7 3 (1.20%) Marketing
8 1 (0.40%) Back Office
8 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 120 (48.00%) Consultant
2 49 (19.60%) Analyst
3 45 (18.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 31 (12.40%) Oracle Consultant
4 31 (12.40%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 30 (12.00%) Financial Analyst
6 26 (10.40%) Business Analyst
7 25 (10.00%) Accountant
8 19 (7.60%) Finance Manager
9 15 (6.00%) Finance Business Analyst
10 14 (5.60%) Business Finance Analyst
11 11 (4.40%) SAP Analyst
11 11 (4.40%) Senior Consultant
12 10 (4.00%) Functional Consultant
13 9 (3.60%) ERP Manager
13 9 (3.60%) Project Manager
13 9 (3.60%) SAP Consultant
13 9 (3.60%) Systems Accountant
14 7 (2.80%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
14 7 (2.80%) SAP Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (12.40%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (0.80%) iXBRL
3 1 (0.40%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.20%) Fintech
3 7 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (2.40%) Derivative
4 6 (2.40%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.60%) Equities
6 3 (1.20%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.20%) Tandem
6 3 (1.20%) User Experience
7 2 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.40%) FMCG
8 1 (0.40%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.40%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (35.20%) ERP
2 34 (13.60%) Order to Cash
2 34 (13.60%) Procure-to-Pay
3 33 (13.20%) Record to Report
4 27 (10.80%) Project Management
5 20 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (6.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 15 (6.00%) PRINCE2
7 14 (5.60%) Fund Management
8 13 (5.20%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (5.20%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (5.20%) CRM
9 11 (4.40%) Mathematics
9 11 (4.40%) Wealth Management
10 10 (4.00%) Analytics
10 10 (4.00%) Business Analysis
10 10 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (4.00%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (4.00%) Risk Management
11 9 (3.60%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (8.40%) SQL
2 9 (3.60%) C
3 4 (1.60%) ABAP
4 2 (0.80%) PL/SQL
4 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.40%) Python
5 1 (0.40%) R
5 1 (0.40%) VB
5 1 (0.40%) VBA
5 1 (0.40%) X++
Qualifications
1 182 (72.80%) CIMA
2 43 (17.20%) Degree
3 31 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (8.40%) AAT
5 9 (3.60%) PMI Certification
5 9 (3.60%) PMP
6 6 (2.40%) ICAEW
7 5 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (2.00%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.60%) CISA
8 4 (1.60%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (1.20%) CISSP
10 2 (0.80%) CBAP
10 2 (0.80%) IIBA
10 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.40%) CFA
11 1 (0.40%) CISM
11 1 (0.40%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 1 (0.40%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.60%) IFRS
2 22 (8.80%) GAAP
3 7 (2.80%) PMO
4 4 (1.60%) P3O
5 3 (1.20%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.80%) IFRS 9
6 2 (0.80%) QA
6 2 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.40%) Basel II
7 1 (0.40%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.40%) SLA
7 1 (0.40%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 84 (33.60%) Microsoft
2 78 (31.20%) Oracle
3 60 (24.00%) SAP
4 26 (10.40%) Epicor
4 26 (10.40%) JD Edwards
4 26 (10.40%) Sage
5 22 (8.80%) Infor
6 18 (7.20%) Hyperion
7 7 (2.80%) Tableau
8 5 (2.00%) Adaptive Insights
8 5 (2.00%) IFS
8 5 (2.00%) Sun
9 3 (1.20%) Xero
10 2 (0.80%) Anaplan
10 2 (0.80%) CA
10 2 (0.80%) CODA
10 2 (0.80%) Cognos
10 2 (0.80%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.40%) Cisco
11 1 (0.40%) IBM