Period
to 30 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for IFRS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IFRS over the 6 months to 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
UK > England
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 650 971 1033
Rank change year-on-year +321 +62 +63
Permanent jobs citing IFRS 26 73 110
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.057% 0.058% 0.072%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.48% 0.44% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 26 50 89
Median annual salary £66,250 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.92% -7.14% +21.74%
10th Percentile £41,250 £31,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £88,125 £81,250
UK median annual salary £71,250 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +9.62% -7.14% +21.74%

IFRS is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 5,400 16,730 20,388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 11.77% 13.20% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4,286 12,680 15,506
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

IFRS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing IFRS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for IFRS in England

IFRS
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IFRS in England.

Salary trend for IFRS in England

IFRS
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing IFRS in England over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

Salary histogram for IFRS in England

IFRS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IFRS within the England region over the 6 months to 30 October 2020. 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 +246 14 £75,000 -6.25% 11
South East +201 5 £62,500 -3.85%
Midlands +107 3 £67,500 +98.53% 1
East of England - 3 £27,500 - 1
West Midlands +97 2 £70,000 +105.88%
North of England +162 1 £40,000 -
East Midlands +87 1 £67,500 - 1
North West - 1 £40,000 -
IFRS
UK

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, IT jobs citing IFRS 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 IFRS.

1 23 (88.46%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) GDPR
3 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
4 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (23.08%) Reinsurance
5 6 (23.08%) Validation
5 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 6 (23.08%) Data Mining
6 5 (19.23%) ISEB
6 5 (19.23%) ACCA
6 5 (19.23%) Banking
6 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
6 5 (19.23%) Power BI
6 5 (19.23%) Power Platform
6 5 (19.23%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (19.23%) Analytics
7 4 (15.38%) Business Analytics
7 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
7 4 (15.38%) Data Governance
7 4 (15.38%) Data Validation
7 4 (15.38%) Data Mapping
7 4 (15.38%) Requirements Workshops
7 4 (15.38%) Data Enrichment
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle
8 3 (11.54%) SAP

IFRS
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 (11.54%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.85%) NetSuite
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.85%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Power Platform
2 2 (7.69%) AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) Data Mining
3 5 (19.23%) Power BI
4 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.85%) Big Data
5 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.85%) QlikView
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 23 (88.46%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Business Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Finance Business Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Financial Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Accountant
4 4 (15.38%) Reinsurance Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Financial Accountant
6 2 (7.69%) Report Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Finance Manager
7 1 (3.85%) NetSuite Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Risk Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Applications Support
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) COM
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (23.08%) Reinsurance
2 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Robotics
3 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
2 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (23.08%) Validation
3 5 (19.23%) Analytics
3 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (15.38%) Business Analytics
4 4 (15.38%) Data Enrichment
4 4 (15.38%) Data Governance
4 4 (15.38%) Data Mapping
4 4 (15.38%) Data Validation
4 4 (15.38%) Requirements Workshops
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) ITSM
5 3 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (11.54%) SDLC
5 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) VBA
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ACCA
1 5 (19.23%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) AAT
3 1 (3.85%) CIMA
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) GDPR
2 2 (7.69%) GAAP
2 2 (7.69%) IFRS 9
2 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) Solvency II
3 1 (3.85%) ITGC
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.85%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.85%) Tagetik
4 1 (3.85%) Teradata