Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for ACCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 211 221
Rank change year-on-year -10 +10 +35
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 5 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.088% 0.058% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.37% 0.24% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 12
Scotland median annual salary £68,750 £35,250 £65,650
Median salary % change year-on-year +95.04% -46.31% +45.89%
10th Percentile £61,625 £34,125 £41,985
90th Percentile £76,875 £36,375 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -

ACCA 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 Scotland with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Scotland
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1357 1252 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 23.94% 24.04% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 860 742 1167
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,250 £61,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

ACCA
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing ACCA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for ACCA in Scotland

ACCA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for ACCA in Scotland

ACCA
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ACCA in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ACCA in Scotland

ACCA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Glasgow - 3 £77,500 - 1
Edinburgh -19 1 - - 1
Fife - 1 £60,000 -
ACCA
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing ACCA 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ACCA.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) CIMA
3 3 (60.00%) ERP
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SAP
3 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Infor
4 2 (40.00%) Epicor
4 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards
4 2 (40.00%) Sage
4 2 (40.00%) Advertising
5 1 (20.00%) SAP FI-AP
5 1 (20.00%) SAP FI-AR
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (20.00%) Equities
5 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
5 1 (20.00%) Logistics
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
5 1 (20.00%) BCP
5 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Presales
5 1 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (20.00%) Scorecard

ACCA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FI-AR
2 1 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP CO Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP FI Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Equities
1 1 (20.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scorecard
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CIMA
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Epicor
2 2 (40.00%) Infor
2 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Sage