Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 872 907 915
Rank change year-on-year +35 +8 -9
Permanent jobs citing CIMA 262 256 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.64% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 164 192 264
England median annual salary £55,500 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% +2.27% +2.80%
10th Percentile £33,000 £33,825 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £95,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £54,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -1.82% - +3.77%

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 36,530 39,802 47,517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.82% 24.39% 26.45%
Number of salaries quoted 27,216 30,777 38,579
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% 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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +65 122 £54,000 -16.92% 27
South East +9 48 £52,500 +23.53% 15
North of England +28 30 £50,000 +5.26% 22
East of England +28 24 £70,000 +39.30% 7
Midlands +2 24 £56,000 +12.00% 19
North West +5 18 £50,000 +5.26% 14
West Midlands +29 14 £54,250 -22.50% 12
South West -10 12 £70,000 +3.70% 6
Yorkshire +37 10 £47,500 +111.11% 5
East Midlands -23 10 £70,000 +40.00% 7
North East -9 2 £32,500 -38.10% 3
CIMA
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 257 (98.09%) Finance
2 219 (83.59%) ACCA
3 101 (38.55%) ERP
4 99 (37.79%) Microsoft
5 75 (28.63%) Dynamics AX
6 68 (25.95%) SAP
7 54 (20.61%) Degree
8 52 (19.85%) Dynamics 365
9 48 (18.32%) Oracle
10 42 (16.03%) Advertising
11 41 (15.65%) Epicor
12 39 (14.89%) Dynamics NAV
13 38 (14.50%) Sage
14 37 (14.12%) CRM
15 36 (13.74%) Infor
15 36 (13.74%) AAT
16 34 (12.98%) Microsoft Excel
16 34 (12.98%) JD Edwards
17 31 (11.83%) NetSuite
17 31 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
18 27 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
19 26 (9.92%) Retail
19 26 (9.92%) SQL
19 26 (9.92%) Project Management
20 25 (9.54%) Back Office
20 25 (9.54%) IFRS
21 24 (9.16%) Budgeting and Forecasting
21 24 (9.16%) Agile Software Development
22 22 (8.40%) Change Management
22 22 (8.40%) Legal

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 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (12.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 75 (28.63%) Dynamics AX
2 39 (14.89%) Dynamics NAV
3 31 (11.83%) NetSuite
4 17 (6.49%) SAP CO
5 16 (6.11%) Oracle General Ledger
5 16 (6.11%) SAP FI
5 16 (6.11%) SAP FI/CO
6 12 (4.58%) SAP Business One
7 11 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM
7 11 (4.20%) SAP S/4HANA
8 9 (3.44%) Oracle Assets
9 7 (2.67%) SAP BPC
10 6 (2.29%) Lawson
10 6 (2.29%) Unit4 Business World
11 5 (1.91%) Dynamics GP
12 4 (1.53%) Oracle Payables
12 4 (1.53%) Oracle Receivables
12 4 (1.53%) SAP MDM
13 3 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
13 3 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 52 (19.85%) Dynamics 365
2 12 (4.58%) SaaS
3 9 (3.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.29%) Power BI
3 5 (1.91%) SAP BW
4 4 (1.53%) QlikView
4 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.76%) Big Data
5 2 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle Smart View
5 2 (0.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.38%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.38%) Essbase
6 1 (0.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (0.76%) JIRA
General
1 257 (98.09%) Finance
2 42 (16.03%) Advertising
3 26 (9.92%) Retail
4 25 (9.54%) Back Office
5 22 (8.40%) Legal
6 21 (8.02%) Manufacturing
7 16 (6.11%) Marketing
8 13 (4.96%) Front Office
9 12 (4.58%) General Ledger
10 11 (4.20%) Banking
11 7 (2.67%) Investment Banking
11 7 (2.67%) Law
12 5 (1.91%) Billing
13 4 (1.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 109 (41.60%) Consultant
2 51 (19.47%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 44 (16.79%) Analyst
4 32 (12.21%) Financial Analyst
5 31 (11.83%) Accountant
6 23 (8.78%) Finance Manager
7 19 (7.25%) Business Analyst
7 19 (7.25%) Senior Consultant
8 16 (6.11%) Finance Business Analyst
9 15 (5.73%) Business Finance Analyst
9 15 (5.73%) Management Accountant
10 13 (4.96%) SAP Consultant
11 11 (4.20%) Architect
12 10 (3.82%) ERP Manager
12 10 (3.82%) Functional Consultant
12 10 (3.82%) SAP CO Consultant
12 10 (3.82%) SAP FI Consultant
12 10 (3.82%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
13 9 (3.44%) Assistant Accountant
14 8 (3.05%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.96%) Fixed Income
2 13 (4.96%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.44%) Fintech
3 9 (3.44%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (1.53%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.53%) Derivative
4 4 (1.53%) Equities
5 3 (1.15%) PMI
6 2 (0.76%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.76%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.38%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.38%) FMCG
7 1 (0.38%) Renewable Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (38.55%) ERP
2 37 (14.12%) CRM
3 27 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (9.92%) Project Management
5 24 (9.16%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (9.16%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 22 (8.40%) Change Management
7 21 (8.02%) Risk Management
8 18 (6.87%) Asset Management
9 17 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (6.11%) Investment Management
11 15 (5.73%) Presales
12 14 (5.34%) E-Commerce
12 14 (5.34%) Fund Management
12 14 (5.34%) Wealth Management
13 13 (4.96%) Target Operating Model
14 12 (4.58%) PRINCE2
14 12 (4.58%) Problem-Solving
15 11 (4.20%) Analytics
15 11 (4.20%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (9.92%) SQL
2 12 (4.58%) C
3 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.38%) VB
3 1 (0.38%) VBA
3 1 (0.38%) X++
Qualifications
1 219 (83.59%) ACCA
2 54 (20.61%) Degree
3 36 (13.74%) AAT
4 31 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (4.96%) CFA
6 11 (4.20%) PMI Certification
7 9 (3.44%) CISSP
8 8 (3.05%) PMP
9 6 (2.29%) CEH
9 6 (2.29%) CLAS
9 6 (2.29%) ICAEW
10 4 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (1.53%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (1.15%) CISA
11 3 (1.15%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.15%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.76%) CBAP
12 2 (0.76%) IIBA
13 1 (0.38%) MBA
13 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.54%) IFRS
2 22 (8.40%) GAAP
3 10 (3.82%) PMO
4 4 (1.53%) P3O
5 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.38%) Basel II
6 1 (0.38%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.38%) SLA
6 1 (0.38%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 99 (37.79%) Microsoft
2 68 (25.95%) SAP
3 48 (18.32%) Oracle
4 41 (15.65%) Epicor
5 38 (14.50%) Sage
6 36 (13.74%) Infor
7 34 (12.98%) JD Edwards
8 20 (7.63%) Hyperion
9 9 (3.44%) Xero
10 8 (3.05%) Tableau
11 6 (2.29%) Cognos
12 5 (1.91%) Adaptive Insights
12 5 (1.91%) Anaplan
12 5 (1.91%) IBM
13 4 (1.53%) IFS
14 3 (1.15%) CODA
14 3 (1.15%) Pegasus
14 3 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (1.15%) Sun
15 2 (0.76%) Cognizant