Period
to 15 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 811 907 912
Rank change year-on-year +96 +5 +8
Permanent jobs citing CIMA 354 269 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.94% 0.66% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 231 219 296
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% -0.45% +0.45%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,150 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £95,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £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 37,741 40,689 50,281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.82% 24.46% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 28,214 31,491 40,997
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 15 August 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 August 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 +100 157 £54,000 -16.92% 16
South East +21 59 £48,750 +14.71% 11
North of England +42 47 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Midlands +6 39 £56,000 +12.00% 6
North West +29 31 £50,000 +5.26% 4
East of England +29 28 £70,000 +40.00% 4
West Midlands +46 26 £52,500 +5.00% 4
South West -21 24 £45,000 -35.71% 4
East Midlands -15 13 £67,500 +35.00% 2
Yorkshire +35 11 £50,000 +5.26% 2
North East -17 5 £60,000 +14.29%
CIMA
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 348 (98.31%) Finance
2 284 (80.23%) ACCA
3 141 (39.83%) ERP
4 136 (38.42%) Microsoft
5 107 (30.23%) Dynamics AX
6 95 (26.84%) SAP
7 83 (23.45%) Advertising
7 83 (23.45%) Dynamics 365
8 62 (17.51%) Oracle
9 59 (16.67%) Epicor
10 56 (15.82%) Sage
11 54 (15.25%) Infor
12 53 (14.97%) Degree
13 46 (12.99%) JD Edwards
13 46 (12.99%) Microsoft Excel
14 43 (12.15%) CRM
14 43 (12.15%) Dynamics NAV
15 41 (11.58%) Budgeting and Forecasting
16 40 (11.30%) NetSuite
17 36 (10.17%) Project Management
17 36 (10.17%) AAT
18 35 (9.89%) Retail
19 33 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
20 32 (9.04%) Manufacturing
20 32 (9.04%) Risk Management
20 32 (9.04%) Microsoft Certification
21 31 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
22 30 (8.47%) SQL
23 27 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
24 26 (7.34%) Change 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 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 46 (12.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (3.11%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 107 (30.23%) Dynamics AX
2 43 (12.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 40 (11.30%) NetSuite
4 21 (5.93%) SAP Business One
5 19 (5.37%) SAP CO
6 18 (5.08%) SAP FI
6 18 (5.08%) SAP FI/CO
7 15 (4.24%) Oracle General Ledger
8 11 (3.11%) SAP BPC
9 9 (2.54%) SAP S/4HANA
10 8 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
10 8 (2.26%) Oracle Assets
10 8 (2.26%) Oracle EBS
10 8 (2.26%) Unit4 Business World
11 6 (1.69%) Lawson
12 5 (1.41%) HFM
13 4 (1.13%) Oracle Financials
13 4 (1.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 3 (0.85%) Oracle Cash Management
14 3 (0.85%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 83 (23.45%) Dynamics 365
2 11 (3.11%) SaaS
3 7 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.56%) Internet
2 1 (0.28%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (2.54%) Power BI
4 8 (2.26%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (1.69%) SAP BW
6 5 (1.41%) Essbase
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle Smart View
8 2 (0.56%) Blockchain
8 2 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.28%) Big Data
9 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (0.56%) JIRA
General
1 348 (98.31%) Finance
2 83 (23.45%) Advertising
3 35 (9.89%) Retail
4 32 (9.04%) Manufacturing
5 25 (7.06%) Back Office
6 20 (5.65%) Legal
7 17 (4.80%) General Ledger
7 17 (4.80%) Marketing
8 14 (3.95%) Banking
9 13 (3.67%) Front Office
10 12 (3.39%) Billing
11 6 (1.69%) Investment Banking
11 6 (1.69%) Law
12 2 (0.56%) German Language
12 2 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 137 (38.70%) Consultant
2 72 (20.34%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 49 (13.84%) Analyst
4 48 (13.56%) Accountant
5 34 (9.60%) Finance Manager
6 32 (9.04%) Financial Analyst
7 23 (6.50%) Architect
7 23 (6.50%) Management Accountant
8 21 (5.93%) Senior Consultant
9 19 (5.37%) Functional Consultant
10 16 (4.52%) Business Analyst
10 16 (4.52%) Cybersecurity Architect
10 16 (4.52%) Security Architect
11 15 (4.24%) SAP Consultant
12 14 (3.95%) SAP CO Consultant
12 14 (3.95%) SAP FI Consultant
12 14 (3.95%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
13 13 (3.67%) Business Finance Analyst
13 13 (3.67%) Finance Business Analyst
14 11 (3.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.24%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.67%) Fixed Income
4 10 (2.82%) Fintech
4 10 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (1.69%) PMI
7 4 (1.13%) Derivative
7 4 (1.13%) Equities
8 3 (0.85%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.56%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.56%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.28%) AS400
10 1 (0.28%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.28%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.28%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.28%) FMCG
10 1 (0.28%) iSeries
10 1 (0.28%) Renewable Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (39.83%) ERP
2 43 (12.15%) CRM
3 41 (11.58%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 36 (10.17%) Project Management
5 33 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (9.04%) Risk Management
7 27 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (7.34%) Change Management
8 26 (7.34%) Process Improvement
9 23 (6.50%) Cybersecurity
9 23 (6.50%) E-Commerce
10 21 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (5.93%) Line Management
11 20 (5.65%) Asset Management
12 18 (5.08%) Financial Modelling
13 15 (4.24%) Decision-Making
13 15 (4.24%) Investment Management
13 15 (4.24%) Presales
13 15 (4.24%) PRINCE2
14 14 (3.95%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 30 (8.47%) SQL
2 16 (4.52%) C
3 8 (2.26%) X++
4 3 (0.85%) VBA
5 2 (0.56%) VB
6 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.28%) Jython
Qualifications
1 284 (80.23%) ACCA
2 53 (14.97%) Degree
3 36 (10.17%) AAT
4 32 (9.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (5.93%) CISSP
6 19 (5.37%) CEH
6 19 (5.37%) CLAS
7 15 (4.24%) CFA
8 13 (3.67%) PMI Certification
9 7 (1.98%) PMP
10 5 (1.41%) ICAEW
11 3 (0.85%) CCAB
12 2 (0.56%) CBAP
12 2 (0.56%) CIPFA
12 2 (0.56%) CISA
12 2 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (0.56%) IIBA
13 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.34%) IFRS
2 23 (6.50%) GAAP
3 7 (1.98%) PMO
4 2 (0.56%) EMIR
4 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.56%) MiFID
5 1 (0.28%) Basel II
5 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.28%) SLA
5 1 (0.28%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 136 (38.42%) Microsoft
2 95 (26.84%) SAP
3 62 (17.51%) Oracle
4 59 (16.67%) Epicor
5 56 (15.82%) Sage
6 54 (15.25%) Infor
7 46 (12.99%) JD Edwards
8 21 (5.93%) Hyperion
9 17 (4.80%) Xero
10 12 (3.39%) Tableau
11 6 (1.69%) Cognos
12 5 (1.41%) IBM
13 4 (1.13%) Anaplan
14 3 (0.85%) Adaptive Insights
14 3 (0.85%) Alteryx
14 3 (0.85%) IFS
14 3 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
15 2 (0.56%) CODA
15 2 (0.56%) Pegasus
15 2 (0.56%) Tagetik