Period
to 23 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CIMA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 945 821 906
Rank change year-on-year -124 +85 +15
Permanent jobs citing CIMA 117 357 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.085% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.91% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 74 252 213
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% -8.33%
10th Percentile £32,150 £34,872 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £87,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -8.33%

CIMA 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 34,084 39,152 40,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.81% 23.59% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 24,585 30,144 32,292
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -4.26%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

CIMA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for CIMA in England

CIMA
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for CIMA in England

CIMA
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CIMA in England over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Salary histogram for CIMA in England

CIMA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CIMA within the England region over the 6 months to 23 April 2019. 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 -67 54 £65,000 +4.00% 37
South East +30 24 £35,000 -36.36% 15
North of England +22 19 £53,750 +7.50% 40
North West +28 14 £30,500 -45.78% 18
East of England +73 7 £40,000 -34.69% 7
Midlands +5 7 £40,000 -30.43% 31
West Midlands +5 4 £40,000 -33.33% 24
East Midlands +19 3 £38,750 -32.61% 7
Yorkshire +10 3 £65,000 +62.91% 14
North East +21 2 £52,500 -12.50% 8
South West -11 2 £65,000 +62.50% 15
CIMA
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, IT jobs citing CIMA 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 CIMA.

1 108 (92.31%) ACCA
2 103 (88.03%) Finance
3 48 (41.03%) SAP
4 34 (29.06%) ERP
5 31 (26.50%) Oracle
6 23 (19.66%) SQL
7 22 (18.80%) Dynamics AX
8 20 (17.09%) Microsoft Excel
9 19 (16.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (16.24%) AAT
10 18 (15.38%) Degree
10 18 (15.38%) CRM
10 18 (15.38%) JD Edwards
11 17 (14.53%) Microsoft
11 17 (14.53%) NetSuite
11 17 (14.53%) Analytics
12 15 (12.82%) Internal Audit
12 15 (12.82%) Dynamics NAV
12 15 (12.82%) Risk Management
13 14 (11.97%) Epicor
14 13 (11.11%) Lawson
14 13 (11.11%) VBA
14 13 (11.11%) PRINCE2
14 13 (11.11%) SAP HANA
14 13 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (11.11%) Record to Report
14 13 (11.11%) SAP S/4HANA
15 12 (10.26%) Creative Thinking
15 12 (10.26%) Tableau
15 12 (10.26%) QlikView

CIMA
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:

Applications
1 20 (17.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (6.84%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (6.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (18.80%) Dynamics AX
2 17 (14.53%) NetSuite
3 15 (12.82%) Dynamics NAV
4 13 (11.11%) Lawson
4 13 (11.11%) SAP S/4HANA
5 11 (9.40%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 8 (6.84%) Oracle Assets
7 7 (5.98%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (5.98%) SAP BPC
8 6 (5.13%) Dynamics GP
8 6 (5.13%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (5.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 6 (5.13%) SAP CO
8 6 (5.13%) SAP FI
9 5 (4.27%) Unit4 Business World
10 4 (3.42%) Infor SunSystems
10 4 (3.42%) Oracle General Ledger
11 3 (2.56%) Oracle Receivables
11 3 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
11 3 (2.56%) SAP FS
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.40%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (8.55%) Dynamics 365
3 9 (7.69%) SaaS
4 2 (1.71%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.11%) SAP HANA
2 12 (10.26%) QlikView
3 4 (3.42%) Power BI
4 3 (2.56%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.71%) Essbase
5 2 (1.71%) OLAP
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Smart View
6 1 (0.85%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.85%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 103 (88.03%) Finance
2 11 (9.40%) Banking
3 9 (7.69%) Retail
4 8 (6.84%) General Ledger
5 7 (5.98%) Telecoms
6 5 (4.27%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.42%) Back Office
8 3 (2.56%) Advertising
9 2 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.85%) Law
10 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (22.22%) Analyst
2 18 (15.38%) Senior Manager
3 17 (14.53%) Financial Analyst
4 15 (12.82%) Consultant
5 11 (9.40%) Analytics Manager
5 11 (9.40%) Audit Manager
5 11 (9.40%) IT Audit Manager
5 11 (9.40%) IT Manager
5 11 (9.40%) Risk Manager
6 10 (8.55%) Finance Manager
6 10 (8.55%) IT Risk Manager
6 10 (8.55%) Senior Analytics Manager
6 10 (8.55%) Senior Audit Manager
6 10 (8.55%) Senior IT Audit Manager
6 10 (8.55%) Senior IT Manager
6 10 (8.55%) Senior Risk Manager
7 8 (6.84%) Accountant
7 8 (6.84%) Systems Manager
8 7 (5.98%) SAP Analyst
9 6 (5.13%) Finance Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.56%) Robotics
4 3 (2.56%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.71%) Fintech
6 1 (0.85%) AS400
6 1 (0.85%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.85%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.85%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.06%) ERP
2 19 (16.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (15.38%) CRM
4 17 (14.53%) Analytics
5 15 (12.82%) Internal Audit
5 15 (12.82%) Risk Management
6 13 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 13 (11.11%) Record to Report
7 12 (10.26%) Creative Thinking
7 12 (10.26%) Project Management
8 11 (9.40%) Procure-to-Pay
8 11 (9.40%) Supplier Relationship Management
9 10 (8.55%) Process Improvement
10 9 (7.69%) Accounts Receivable
10 9 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 9 (7.69%) Programme Management
11 8 (6.84%) Order to Cash
12 7 (5.98%) Data Migration
12 7 (5.98%) Line Management
12 7 (5.98%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.66%) SQL
2 13 (11.11%) VBA
3 11 (9.40%) R
4 2 (1.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (0.85%) C
5 1 (0.85%) C#
5 1 (0.85%) Java
5 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.85%) Python
5 1 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 108 (92.31%) ACCA
2 19 (16.24%) AAT
3 18 (15.38%) Degree
4 10 (8.55%) PMI Certification
4 10 (8.55%) PMP
5 7 (5.98%) CISA
6 6 (5.13%) MBA
7 3 (2.56%) CISSP
7 3 (2.56%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 2 (1.71%) CIPFA
8 2 (1.71%) CISM
9 1 (0.85%) CCAB
9 1 (0.85%) CFA
9 1 (0.85%) CRISC
9 1 (0.85%) ICAEW
9 1 (0.85%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.85%) PhD
9 1 (0.85%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (5.98%) IFRS
3 3 (2.56%) Basel III
3 3 (2.56%) GAAP
3 3 (2.56%) GDPR
3 3 (2.56%) IFRS 9
3 3 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.56%) PMO
3 3 (2.56%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.71%) QA
5 1 (0.85%) P3O
5 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 48 (41.03%) SAP
2 31 (26.50%) Oracle
3 18 (15.38%) JD Edwards
4 17 (14.53%) Microsoft
5 14 (11.97%) Epicor
6 12 (10.26%) Tableau
7 11 (9.40%) Infor
7 11 (9.40%) Sage
8 7 (5.98%) CODA
9 6 (5.13%) Hyperion
9 6 (5.13%) IFS
10 5 (4.27%) Sun
11 4 (3.42%) Pegasus
12 2 (1.71%) PeopleSoft
12 2 (1.71%) Workday
13 1 (0.85%) Ariba
13 1 (0.85%) HP
13 1 (0.85%) Maconomy