Period
to 25 May 2018

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

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 808 911 914
Rank change year-on-year +103 +3 +7
Permanent jobs citing CIMA 354 234 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.92% 0.59% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 239 207 305
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £28,500 £36,250 £36,550
90th Percentile £87,500 £92,500 £77,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -8.33% +9.09%

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 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%

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 25 May 2018.

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 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 +53 170 £62,500 -3.85% 20
South East +31 64 £42,000 -1.18% 6
North of England +4 47 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Midlands -4 36 £57,500 +15.00% 3
North West -14 29 £50,000 +5.26% 5
West Midlands +18 25 £60,000 +20.00%
South West -8 23 £40,000 -42.86%
East of England 0 14 £56,000 +49.33% 2
Yorkshire +20 13 £47,500 +5.56% 3
East Midlands -18 11 £55,000 +10.00% 3
North East - 5 £60,000 - 1
CIMA
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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.

1 352 (99.44%) Finance
2 289 (81.64%) ACCA
3 137 (38.70%) ERP
4 129 (36.44%) Microsoft
5 113 (31.92%) SAP
6 106 (29.94%) Advertising
7 102 (28.81%) Dynamics AX
8 73 (20.62%) Oracle
8 73 (20.62%) Dynamics 365
9 69 (19.49%) Epicor
10 68 (19.21%) Infor
11 67 (18.93%) Sage
12 60 (16.95%) JD Edwards
13 58 (16.38%) Microsoft Excel
14 45 (12.71%) Degree
15 42 (11.86%) Dynamics NAV
15 42 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
16 41 (11.58%) NetSuite
17 40 (11.30%) Retail
17 40 (11.30%) SQL
18 38 (10.73%) Project Management
19 36 (10.17%) Budgeting and Forecasting
20 32 (9.04%) AAT
20 32 (9.04%) CRM
20 32 (9.04%) Manufacturing
21 29 (8.19%) Business Intelligence
22 28 (7.91%) Risk Management
23 25 (7.06%) Decision-Making
24 24 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
25 23 (6.50%) Logistics

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 4 (1.13%) SAS
Applications
1 58 (16.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (4.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (3.11%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (3.11%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 102 (28.81%) Dynamics AX
2 42 (11.86%) Dynamics NAV
3 41 (11.58%) NetSuite
4 20 (5.65%) SAP Business One
5 17 (4.80%) SAP BPC
6 16 (4.52%) SAP CO
6 16 (4.52%) SAP FI
6 16 (4.52%) SAP FI/CO
7 10 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
7 10 (2.82%) Oracle Financials
8 8 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (2.26%) Oracle Assets
8 8 (2.26%) Unit4 Business World
9 6 (1.69%) Oracle General Ledger
10 5 (1.41%) HFM
10 5 (1.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 4 (1.13%) Lawson
11 4 (1.13%) Oracle Payables
11 4 (1.13%) SAP S/4HANA
12 3 (0.85%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 73 (20.62%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (1.69%) SaaS
3 5 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.28%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.28%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.67%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (3.39%) SAP BW
2 12 (3.39%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (2.26%) Oracle Discoverer
5 8 (2.26%) Power BI
5 8 (2.26%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.41%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.13%) Base SAS
7 4 (1.13%) Blockchain
7 4 (1.13%) Essbase
8 3 (0.85%) Big Data
8 3 (0.85%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
8 3 (0.85%) Oracle Smart View
8 3 (0.85%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.56%) QlikView
10 1 (0.28%) Lumira
General
1 352 (99.44%) Finance
2 106 (29.94%) Advertising
3 40 (11.30%) Retail
4 32 (9.04%) Manufacturing
5 22 (6.21%) General Ledger
6 14 (3.95%) Banking
7 13 (3.67%) Billing
8 11 (3.11%) Law
9 10 (2.82%) Back Office
10 7 (1.98%) Legal
10 7 (1.98%) Marketing
11 5 (1.41%) German Language
12 4 (1.13%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.85%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.28%) Games
14 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 118 (33.33%) Consultant
2 64 (18.08%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 49 (13.84%) Accountant
3 49 (13.84%) Finance Manager
4 48 (13.56%) Analyst
5 32 (9.04%) Functional Consultant
6 31 (8.76%) Financial Analyst
7 23 (6.50%) Architect
8 21 (5.93%) Management Accountant
9 18 (5.08%) Cybersecurity Architect
9 18 (5.08%) Security Architect
10 17 (4.80%) ICT Manager
10 17 (4.80%) Systems Accountant
11 16 (4.52%) SAP Consultant
12 15 (4.24%) Senior Consultant
13 14 (3.95%) SAP CO Consultant
13 14 (3.95%) SAP FI Consultant
13 14 (3.95%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
14 13 (3.67%) Microsoft Consultant
14 13 (3.67%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.13%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.52%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.54%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (1.98%) Fintech
5 6 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.85%) PMI
7 2 (0.56%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.28%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.28%) AS400
8 1 (0.28%) FMCG
8 1 (0.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.28%) iSeries
8 1 (0.28%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.28%) Unix
1 1 (0.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (38.70%) ERP
2 38 (10.73%) Project Management
3 36 (10.17%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 32 (9.04%) CRM
5 29 (8.19%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (7.91%) Risk Management
7 25 (7.06%) Decision-Making
8 24 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (6.50%) Logistics
10 22 (6.21%) E-Commerce
10 22 (6.21%) Line Management
11 21 (5.93%) Cybersecurity
11 21 (5.93%) Process Improvement
12 19 (5.37%) Financial Modelling
12 19 (5.37%) Presales
13 17 (4.80%) PRINCE2
14 16 (4.52%) Analytics
15 15 (4.24%) Accounts Payable
15 15 (4.24%) Procure-to-Pay
16 14 (3.95%) Commercial Awareness
Programming Languages
1 40 (11.30%) SQL
2 14 (3.95%) C
3 8 (2.26%) VBA
4 7 (1.98%) X++
5 2 (0.56%) ABAP
6 1 (0.28%) Jython
6 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 289 (81.64%) ACCA
2 45 (12.71%) Degree
3 32 (9.04%) AAT
4 20 (5.65%) CEH
4 20 (5.65%) CISSP
4 20 (5.65%) CLAS
5 11 (3.11%) ICAEW
5 11 (3.11%) PMI Certification
6 10 (2.82%) CCAB
7 9 (2.54%) CIPFA
7 9 (2.54%) PMP
8 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.41%) CFA
10 2 (0.56%) APMG
10 2 (0.56%) ISEB
11 1 (0.28%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.28%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.95%) IFRS
2 13 (3.67%) GAAP
3 8 (2.26%) SLA
4 3 (0.85%) MiFID
4 3 (0.85%) PMO
5 2 (0.56%) EMIR
6 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 129 (36.44%) Microsoft
2 113 (31.92%) SAP
3 73 (20.62%) Oracle
4 69 (19.49%) Epicor
5 68 (19.21%) Infor
6 67 (18.93%) Sage
7 60 (16.95%) JD Edwards
8 16 (4.52%) Xero
9 13 (3.67%) Tableau
10 10 (2.82%) Hyperion
11 5 (1.41%) Cognos
11 5 (1.41%) IBM
12 4 (1.13%) Alteryx
12 4 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.56%) Adaptive Insights
13 2 (0.56%) Anaplan
13 2 (0.56%) CODA
13 2 (0.56%) Cognizant
13 2 (0.56%) Pegasus
13 2 (0.56%) Tagetik