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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 161 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 -  
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.33% 0.070% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.37% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland.

Academic & Professional Certification
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 655 770 831
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 24.33% 26.94% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 409 402 557
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

ACCA
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Falkirk +6 5 £50,000 -9.09%
Glasgow - 4 £36,715 - 1
ACCA
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) CIMA
3 8 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (66.67%) SAP
3 8 (66.67%) SAP FI
3 8 (66.67%) SAP CO
3 8 (66.67%) SAP FI-AP
3 8 (66.67%) SAP FI-AR
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (16.67%) BCP
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Taxonomies
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 2 (16.67%) Equities
5 2 (16.67%) Scorecard
5 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (8.33%) IFRS
6 1 (8.33%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Smart View
6 1 (8.33%) HFM
6 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
6 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) System Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA

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 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (66.67%) SAP CO
1 8 (66.67%) SAP FI
1 8 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (66.67%) SAP FI-AP
1 8 (66.67%) SAP FI-AR
2 1 (8.33%) HFM
2 1 (8.33%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (8.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Essbase
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Smart View
1 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) SAP CO Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) SAP FI Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Senior Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Senior SAP Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Accountant
3 2 (16.67%) Business Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Accountant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Equities
2 2 (16.67%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) BCP
1 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
1 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (16.67%) Scorecard
1 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) CIMA
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) IFRS
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) CA
2 1 (8.33%) CODA
2 1 (8.33%) Hyperion
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