The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CIPFA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA)
England / London
Rank 574 645 661
Rank change year-on-year +71 +16  
Permanent jobs citing CIPFA 2 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.006% 0.019% 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.025% 0.074% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
Median salary £55,000 £62,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +30.20%  
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 - £60,000

CIPFA is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7938 10830 11123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.72% 25.81% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6434 8964 9058
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CIPFA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing CIPFA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CIPFA in London

CIPFA
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CIPFA in London.

Salary trend for CIPFA in London

CIPFA
Top 22 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing CIPFA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for CIPFA.

1 17 (100.00%) ACCA
1 17 (100.00%) CIMA
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
1 17 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (88.24%) IFRS
2 15 (88.24%) IFRS 9
3 13 (76.47%) Target Operating Model
3 13 (76.47%) Financial Institution
4 11 (64.71%) Mentoring
4 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (64.71%) MS Office
5 4 (23.53%) Banking
5 4 (23.53%) Programme Management
6 3 (17.65%) Retail
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
7 2 (11.76%) Basel III
8 1 (5.88%) Market Risk
8 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
8 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.88%) People Management

CIPFA
Top Related 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 11 (64.71%) MS Office
General
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
2 13 (76.47%) Financial Institution
3 4 (23.53%) Banking
4 3 (17.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Analyst
1 15 (88.24%) Business Analyst
1 15 (88.24%) Finance Business Analyst
1 15 (88.24%) Financial Analyst
2 13 (76.47%) Consultant
3 11 (64.71%) Business Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Banking Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Business Finance Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Management Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Transformation Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Market Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Market Risk Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Transformation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (76.47%) Target Operating Model
3 11 (64.71%) Mentoring
4 4 (23.53%) Programme Management
5 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.88%) People Management
6 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) ACCA
1 17 (100.00%) CIMA
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (88.24%) IFRS
1 15 (88.24%) IFRS 9
2 2 (11.76%) Basel III