Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 859 912 921
Rank change year-on-year +53 +9 -10
Permanent jobs citing CIMA 292 243 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.75% 0.58% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 200 226 304
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% -
10th Percentile £34,872 £36,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £78,125 £83,575
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% -

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 39,081 42,060 54,660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.70% 25.40% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 30,559 33,463 44,016
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 February 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 23 February 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 +22 156 £65,984 +5.57% 22
South East +31 43 £47,500 -15.56% 7
North of England -11 32 £39,900 -16.00% 11
Midlands +23 29 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Yorkshire +21 17 £39,900 -8.80% 4
West Midlands +3 17 £60,000 +20.00% 3
South West +15 15 £29,000 -35.56% 3
East of England -6 15 £65,000 +44.44% 4
North West -29 14 £60,000 +26.32% 7
East Midlands +12 12 £55,000 +16.63% 1
North East - 1 £37,500 -
CIMA
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 274 (93.84%) Finance
2 244 (83.56%) ACCA
3 124 (42.47%) ERP
4 102 (34.93%) SAP
5 94 (32.19%) Microsoft
6 89 (30.48%) Oracle
7 83 (28.42%) Dynamics AX
8 69 (23.63%) Advertising
9 53 (18.15%) Degree
10 52 (17.81%) JD Edwards
11 50 (17.12%) Sage
12 49 (16.78%) Microsoft Excel
13 48 (16.44%) Dynamics 365
14 46 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
14 46 (15.75%) Infor
15 45 (15.41%) Project Management
16 43 (14.73%) Epicor
17 39 (13.36%) SQL
18 28 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
18 28 (9.59%) Dynamics NAV
19 27 (9.25%) Logistics
20 24 (8.22%) Procure-to-Pay
20 24 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
21 21 (7.19%) NetSuite
21 21 (7.19%) Change Management
22 20 (6.85%) Manufacturing
23 18 (6.16%) SAP FI
23 18 (6.16%) Retail
23 18 (6.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
24 17 (5.82%) Banking

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 (1.37%) SAS
Applications
1 49 (16.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (6.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (3.42%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 83 (28.42%) Dynamics AX
2 28 (9.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 21 (7.19%) NetSuite
4 18 (6.16%) SAP FI
5 16 (5.48%) SAP CO
5 16 (5.48%) SAP FI/CO
6 14 (4.79%) Oracle Financials
7 11 (3.77%) SAP BPC
7 11 (3.77%) Unit4 Business World
8 10 (3.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 8 (2.74%) SAP S/4HANA
10 7 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
11 6 (2.05%) Oracle EBS
12 5 (1.71%) Cognos Controller
12 5 (1.71%) SAP GRC
13 4 (1.37%) HFM
13 4 (1.37%) Oracle Payables
14 3 (1.03%) Dynamics SL
14 3 (1.03%) Oracle ERP
15 2 (0.68%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 48 (16.44%) Dynamics 365
2 8 (2.74%) FinancialForce
3 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.34%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.34%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.48%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (3.77%) Oracle BI EE
2 11 (3.77%) Oracle Discoverer
2 11 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (2.40%) SAP BW
3 7 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.05%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.71%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.37%) Base SAS
6 4 (1.37%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
6 4 (1.37%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (1.03%) Power BI
7 3 (1.03%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.68%) Big Data
8 2 (0.68%) Blockchain
8 2 (0.68%) QlikView
9 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.34%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.34%) JMeter
General
1 274 (93.84%) Finance
2 69 (23.63%) Advertising
3 20 (6.85%) Manufacturing
4 18 (6.16%) Retail
5 17 (5.82%) Banking
6 14 (4.79%) Law
6 14 (4.79%) Marketing
7 13 (4.45%) General Ledger
8 7 (2.40%) Legal
9 6 (2.05%) Front Office
9 6 (2.05%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.71%) Back Office
10 5 (1.71%) Telecoms
11 3 (1.03%) Brand Awareness
11 3 (1.03%) Games
11 3 (1.03%) German Language
12 2 (0.68%) Billing
12 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 99 (33.90%) Consultant
2 46 (15.75%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 40 (13.70%) Analyst
4 32 (10.96%) Accountant
5 28 (9.59%) Financial Analyst
6 27 (9.25%) Finance Manager
7 24 (8.22%) Functional Consultant
8 23 (7.88%) Systems Accountant
9 18 (6.16%) ICT Manager
10 17 (5.82%) Oracle Consultant
11 15 (5.14%) IT Manager
12 14 (4.79%) Oracle Financials Consultant
13 12 (4.11%) Architect
13 12 (4.11%) Microsoft Consultant
14 11 (3.77%) Financial Controller
15 10 (3.42%) Audit Manager
15 10 (3.42%) Solutions Consultant
16 9 (3.08%) ERP Consultant
16 9 (3.08%) IT Audit Manager
16 9 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.71%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.34%) Middleware
2 1 (0.34%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 46 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.14%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.42%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.71%) Fintech
4 5 (1.71%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (0.68%) NHS
6 2 (0.68%) PMI
6 2 (0.68%) Robotics
7 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.34%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.34%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.34%) User Experience
7 1 (0.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.34%) Unix
1 1 (0.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (42.47%) ERP
2 45 (15.41%) Project Management
3 28 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (9.25%) Logistics
5 24 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (8.22%) Procure-to-Pay
6 21 (7.19%) Change Management
7 16 (5.48%) CRM
7 16 (5.48%) Line Management
7 16 (5.48%) Presales
8 15 (5.14%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 15 (5.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 14 (4.79%) Record to Report
10 13 (4.45%) PRINCE2
11 12 (4.11%) Revenue Recognition
12 11 (3.77%) Analytics
12 11 (3.77%) ITIL
12 11 (3.77%) Order to Cash
12 11 (3.77%) Process Management
12 11 (3.77%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (13.36%) SQL
2 12 (4.11%) C
2 12 (4.11%) VBA
3 3 (1.03%) X++
4 2 (0.68%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 244 (83.56%) ACCA
2 53 (18.15%) Degree
3 17 (5.82%) CISA
4 14 (4.79%) AAT
5 13 (4.45%) ICAEW
6 11 (3.77%) CFA
6 11 (3.77%) CIPFA
7 10 (3.42%) CCAB
8 7 (2.40%) PMI Certification
8 7 (2.40%) PMP
9 5 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.37%) CISSP
10 4 (1.37%) Master's Degree
11 3 (1.03%) CEH
11 3 (1.03%) CLAS
11 3 (1.03%) MBA
11 3 (1.03%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.68%) APMG
12 2 (0.68%) CPIM
12 2 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.42%) SLA
2 6 (2.05%) IFRS
2 6 (2.05%) PMO
3 5 (1.71%) GAAP
4 2 (0.68%) QA
5 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.34%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.34%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 102 (34.93%) SAP
2 94 (32.19%) Microsoft
3 89 (30.48%) Oracle
4 52 (17.81%) JD Edwards
5 50 (17.12%) Sage
6 46 (15.75%) Infor
7 43 (14.73%) Epicor
8 7 (2.40%) Tableau
9 6 (2.05%) Cognos
9 6 (2.05%) IBM
9 6 (2.05%) Xero
10 5 (1.71%) Cassiopae
10 5 (1.71%) NETSOL
10 5 (1.71%) White Clarke
11 3 (1.03%) Anaplan
11 3 (1.03%) Workday
12 2 (0.68%) Alteryx
12 2 (0.68%) Blue Prism
12 2 (0.68%) Maconomy
12 2 (0.68%) Salesforce.com