Period
to 2 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CIMA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 2 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
England > London
6 months to
2 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 630 523 683
Rank change year-on-year -107 +160 -3
Permanent jobs citing CIMA 47 27 77
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.096% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 0.47% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 45
10th Percentile £53,750 £51,125 £35,000
25th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £62,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +16.00% -7.41% +22.73%
75th Percentile £87,500 £68,750 £92,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £75,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% - +14.29%

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8,061 5,693 11,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.82% 20.24% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5,095 4,311 9,060
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £102,500 £96,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

CIMA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing CIMA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for CIMA in London

CIMA
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CIMA in London.

Salary trend for CIMA in London

CIMA
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing CIMA in London over the 6 months to 2 August 2021.

Salary histogram for CIMA in London

CIMA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CIMA within the London region over the 6 months to 2 August 2021. 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
Central London -6 4 £85,000 +47.83% 5
West London -24 1 - - 1
CIMA
England

For the 6 months to 2 August 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for CIMA.

1 47 (100.00%) Finance
2 46 (97.87%) ACCA
3 17 (36.17%) ERP
3 17 (36.17%) Dynamics 365
4 16 (34.04%) Social Skills
5 15 (31.91%) Dynamics AX
6 11 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (23.40%) NetSuite
7 10 (21.28%) Time Management
7 10 (21.28%) AAT
7 10 (21.28%) Decision-Making
7 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Excel
8 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
9 8 (17.02%) Banking
9 8 (17.02%) Presentation Skills
9 8 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (14.89%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 7 (14.89%) Migration
10 7 (14.89%) Data Migration
10 7 (14.89%) SQL
11 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
11 6 (12.77%) Degree
11 6 (12.77%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (12.77%) Project Delivery
11 6 (12.77%) Business Case
11 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
11 6 (12.77%) DevOps
12 5 (10.64%) Collaborative Working
12 5 (10.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint

CIMA
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (23.40%) NetSuite
3 2 (4.26%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 17 (36.17%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (6.38%) Power Platform
3 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.38%) Power BI
3 2 (4.26%) Data Lake
General
1 47 (100.00%) Finance
2 16 (34.04%) Social Skills
3 8 (17.02%) Banking
3 8 (17.02%) Presentation Skills
4 5 (10.64%) Back Office
5 4 (8.51%) Documentation Skills
5 4 (8.51%) General Ledger
5 4 (8.51%) Investment Banking
6 3 (6.38%) Influencing Skills
7 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.26%) Legal
7 2 (4.26%) Retail
8 1 (2.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Consultant
2 12 (25.53%) Architect
2 12 (25.53%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (12.77%) Functional Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Accountant
5 4 (8.51%) Finance Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Finance Systems Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Systems Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Head of Finance
7 2 (4.26%) NetSuite Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Accountant
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.13%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) JSON
2 1 (2.13%) COM
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.13%) BYOD
2 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.13%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) ERP
2 11 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.28%) Decision-Making
3 10 (21.28%) Time Management
4 8 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (14.89%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 7 (14.89%) Data Migration
5 7 (14.89%) Migration
6 6 (12.77%) Business Case
6 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
6 6 (12.77%) DevOps
6 6 (12.77%) Project Delivery
6 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.64%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (8.51%) Accounts Payable
8 4 (8.51%) Accounts Receivable
8 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.51%) Mathematics
8 4 (8.51%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (97.87%) ACCA
2 10 (21.28%) AAT
3 6 (12.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (12.77%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) CIPFA
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) IFRS
1 4 (8.51%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) JD Edwards
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle
4 2 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.26%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) CA
5 1 (2.13%) Facebook
5 1 (2.13%) IFS
5 1 (2.13%) Instagram
5 1 (2.13%) Sage