Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 851 898 931
Rank change year-on-year +47 +33 +4
Permanent jobs citing CIMA 187 249 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.63% 0.68% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 87 154 188
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.68% -2.61% +4.55%
10th Percentile £26,250 £33,600 £33,563
90th Percentile £105,000 £80,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% +4.55%

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 29,568 36,367 39,832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.35% 23.86% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 21,706 27,118 30,781
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +6.38% +4.44%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +79 107 £65,000 +20.37% 23
South East +3 27 £62,500 +19.05% 10
North of England +11 23 £27,500 -45.00% 16
North West +46 21 £27,500 -45.00% 10
East of England +51 13 £41,500 -40.71% 10
Midlands +13 10 £50,000 -13.79% 13
West Midlands +23 9 £50,000 -10.71% 8
South West +12 7 £60,000 -14.29% 1
Yorkshire -4 2 - - 5
East Midlands +22 1 - - 5
CIMA
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 151 (80.75%) Finance
2 113 (60.43%) ACCA
3 67 (35.83%) Degree
4 55 (29.41%) Change Management
5 54 (28.88%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (27.81%) CFA
7 50 (26.74%) Back Office
8 48 (25.67%) Business Transformation
9 47 (25.13%) Asset Management
10 43 (22.99%) CRM
11 42 (22.46%) Project Management
12 40 (21.39%) Marketing
13 39 (20.86%) Investment Management
13 39 (20.86%) Target Operating Model
14 37 (19.79%) Legal
15 36 (19.25%) Portfolio Management
16 35 (18.72%) Scorecard
17 34 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
17 34 (18.18%) Scaled Agile Framework
17 34 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
17 34 (18.18%) Balanced Scorecard
17 34 (18.18%) Front Office
17 34 (18.18%) Casewise
17 34 (18.18%) Fixed Income
17 34 (18.18%) Strategic Roadmap
18 33 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
18 33 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
19 29 (15.51%) SAP
20 26 (13.90%) Microsoft
21 25 (13.37%) Performance Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.60%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 33 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (4.81%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (3.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 19 (10.16%) NetSuite
2 6 (3.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.67%) HFM
3 5 (2.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (2.67%) Sage 200
3 5 (2.67%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (2.67%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (2.14%) SAP MDM
5 3 (1.60%) SAP BPC
5 3 (1.60%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 3 (1.60%) SAP CO
5 3 (1.60%) SAP FI
5 3 (1.60%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (1.07%) Lawson
6 2 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (1.07%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.53%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (3.21%) SaaS
3 3 (1.60%) Power Platform
4 1 (0.53%) Azure
4 1 (0.53%) FinancialForce
4 1 (0.53%) Office 365
4 1 (0.53%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.53%) 5G
1 1 (0.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.67%) Essbase
2 3 (1.60%) Power BI
2 3 (1.60%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
General
1 151 (80.75%) Finance
2 50 (26.74%) Back Office
3 40 (21.39%) Marketing
4 37 (19.79%) Legal
5 34 (18.18%) Front Office
6 11 (5.88%) Telecoms
7 8 (4.28%) Banking
8 6 (3.21%) Advertising
9 5 (2.67%) Retail
10 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.53%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.53%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 51 (27.27%) Consultant
2 43 (22.99%) Architect
3 42 (22.46%) Analyst
4 36 (19.25%) Financial Analyst
5 18 (9.63%) Business Architect
6 17 (9.09%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 17 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
7 16 (8.56%) Enterprise Architect
8 12 (6.42%) Accountant
9 10 (5.35%) Commercial Analyst
10 8 (4.28%) Enterprise Consultant
10 8 (4.28%) Enterprise Management Consultant
10 8 (4.28%) Management Consultant
10 8 (4.28%) Performance Consultant
10 8 (4.28%) Performance Management Consultant
11 7 (3.74%) Information Security Consultant
11 7 (3.74%) Security Consultant
12 6 (3.21%) Change Manager
12 6 (3.21%) ERP Consultant
12 6 (3.21%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.53%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.18%) Fixed Income
2 14 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.74%) User Experience
5 3 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.07%) AS400
6 2 (1.07%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.53%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.53%) Handset
7 1 (0.53%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (29.41%) Change Management
2 54 (28.88%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (25.67%) Business Transformation
4 47 (25.13%) Asset Management
5 43 (22.99%) CRM
6 42 (22.46%) Project Management
7 39 (20.86%) Investment Management
7 39 (20.86%) Target Operating Model
8 36 (19.25%) Portfolio Management
9 35 (18.72%) Scorecard
10 34 (18.18%) Balanced Scorecard
10 34 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
10 34 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
10 34 (18.18%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 34 (18.18%) Strategic Roadmap
11 33 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 25 (13.37%) Performance Management
13 23 (12.30%) ERP
14 22 (11.76%) Coaching
15 21 (11.23%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.07%) C
Qualifications
1 113 (60.43%) ACCA
2 67 (35.83%) Degree
3 52 (27.81%) CFA
4 20 (10.70%) AAT
5 15 (8.02%) MBA
6 7 (3.74%) CISM
6 7 (3.74%) CISSP
7 6 (3.21%) ICAEW
7 6 (3.21%) PMP
8 4 (2.14%) Master's Degree
8 4 (2.14%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.60%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.53%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.07%) GAAP
1 2 (1.07%) QA
1 2 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.53%) PMO
Systems Management
1 4 (2.14%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 34 (18.18%) Casewise
2 29 (15.51%) SAP
3 26 (13.90%) Microsoft
4 20 (10.70%) Oracle
5 14 (7.49%) Hyperion
6 7 (3.74%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.60%) Infor
7 3 (1.60%) Workday
8 2 (1.07%) Epicor
8 2 (1.07%) IFS
8 2 (1.07%) Sage
9 1 (0.53%) Anaplan
9 1 (0.53%) CA
9 1 (0.53%) CODA
9 1 (0.53%) Cognos
9 1 (0.53%) IBM
9 1 (0.53%) Maconomy
9 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.53%) Tableau
9 1 (0.53%) WorldPay