The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ACCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 726 689 722
Rank change year-on-year -37 +33  
Permanent jobs citing ACCA 148 245 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.67% 0.95% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 126 198 202
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year -9.09% +24.29%  

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.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21989 25899 30478
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.59% 26.68% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17158 20956 24185
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

ACCA
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

ACCA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ACCA in the UK

ACCA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ACCA over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ACCA in the UK

ACCA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England -61 138 £55,000 - 47
London +5 71 £72,500 +20.83% 19
East Midlands +37 26 £50,000 -16.66% 4
South East +38 16 £40,000 -20.00% 11
City of London +7 13 £57,500 -6.12% 3
Northamptonshire +16 11 £50,000 +20.48%
Berkshire +12 9 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Scotland +12 9 £50,000 -9.09% 1
North West -52 8 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Manchester -39 7 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Reading +21 6 £37,500 +42.85% 1
Falkirk +6 5 £50,000 -9.09%
East of England -35 5 £50,000 -13.04% 2
West Midlands +17 4 £55,000 - 2
Birmingham +11 4 £55,000 -
South West -14 4 £62,500 +38.88% 4
Hertfordshire -38 4 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Glasgow - 4 £36,715 - 1
Northampton +10 3 £70,000 +68.67%
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £50,000 -
Wimborne - 3 - -
Dorset - 3 - -
Surrey +28 2 - - 5
West Sussex +12 2 £58,500 +46.25%
North East +8 2 £57,500 +27.77%
Buckinghamshire -10 2 £45,000 -67.85% 1
Leicestershire - 2 £40,000 -
Reigate - 2 - - 1
Tyne and Wear +18 1 £77,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +18 1 £77,500 -

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for ACCA.

1 245 (94.23%) Finance
2 179 (68.85%) CIMA
3 90 (34.62%) Oracle
4 89 (34.23%) ERP
5 86 (33.08%) SAP
6 56 (21.54%) Microsoft
7 53 (20.38%) Banking
8 41 (15.77%) Degree
9 39 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
9 39 (15.00%) Procure-to-Pay
10 38 (14.62%) Microsoft Excel
11 37 (14.23%) Order to Cash
12 36 (13.85%) JD Edwards
13 35 (13.46%) Record to Report
14 34 (13.08%) Unit4 Business World
14 34 (13.08%) Oracle Financials
15 29 (11.15%) Manufacturing
15 29 (11.15%) Cognos
15 29 (11.15%) SAP FI
15 29 (11.15%) SAP FI/CO
15 29 (11.15%) SAP CO
15 29 (11.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
16 28 (10.77%) Project Management
17 27 (10.38%) IBM
17 27 (10.38%) Cognos Controller
18 26 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
19 24 (9.23%) SAP FI-AP
19 24 (9.23%) SAP FI-AR
19 24 (9.23%) Oracle Fusion

ACCA
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (0.77%) SAS
1 2 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 38 (14.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 39 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
2 34 (13.08%) Oracle Financials
2 34 (13.08%) Unit4 Business World
3 29 (11.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 29 (11.15%) SAP CO
3 29 (11.15%) SAP FI
3 29 (11.15%) SAP FI/CO
4 27 (10.38%) Cognos Controller
5 24 (9.23%) SAP FI-AP
5 24 (9.23%) SAP FI-AR
6 15 (5.77%) SAP BPC
7 12 (4.62%) HFM
8 11 (4.23%) Oracle EBS
9 9 (3.46%) SAP PS
10 8 (3.08%) SAP SD
11 7 (2.69%) Oracle Assets
11 7 (2.69%) SAP PP
12 6 (2.31%) Oracle General Ledger
12 6 (2.31%) Oracle Payables
12 6 (2.31%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (1.54%) SaaS
3 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.38%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.92%) Broadband
2 2 (0.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (3.08%) SAP BW
3 6 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.54%) Big Data
4 4 (1.54%) Essbase
4 4 (1.54%) Power BI
4 4 (1.54%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.15%) Oracle Smart View
5 3 (1.15%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.77%) QlikView
6 2 (0.77%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.38%) DataStage
7 1 (0.38%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.38%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 245 (94.23%) Finance
2 53 (20.38%) Banking
3 29 (11.15%) Manufacturing
4 23 (8.85%) Retail
5 19 (7.31%) General Ledger
6 17 (6.54%) Advertising
7 14 (5.38%) Legal
8 12 (4.62%) Telecoms
9 8 (3.08%) German Language
10 7 (2.69%) Back Office
11 5 (1.92%) Law
11 5 (1.92%) Local Government
12 4 (1.54%) Private Banking
13 3 (1.15%) Financial Institution
13 3 (1.15%) French Language
13 3 (1.15%) Front Office
14 2 (0.77%) Automotive
14 2 (0.77%) Billing
14 2 (0.77%) Marketing
15 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 105 (40.38%) Consultant
2 44 (16.92%) Accountant
3 37 (14.23%) Systems Accountant
4 30 (11.54%) Analyst
5 26 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
6 25 (9.62%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 25 (9.62%) SAP CO Consultant
6 25 (9.62%) SAP FI Consultant
6 25 (9.62%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 24 (9.23%) Oracle Consultant
7 24 (9.23%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 24 (9.23%) Senior Consultant
8 17 (6.54%) Financial Analyst
9 15 (5.77%) Finance Manager
9 15 (5.77%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 14 (5.38%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
10 14 (5.38%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
10 14 (5.38%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
11 12 (4.62%) Systems Analyst
12 9 (3.46%) Finance Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.23%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (1.54%) iXBRL
3 1 (0.38%) Flash
3 1 (0.38%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.69%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.31%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.31%) Data Structures
4 4 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (1.54%) iSeries
4 4 (1.54%) NHS
5 3 (1.15%) Derivative
5 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.15%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (1.15%) Fixed Income
6 2 (0.77%) Equities
6 2 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (0.77%) Taxonomies
6 2 (0.77%) User Experience
7 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.38%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.38%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.54%) Linux
1 4 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (34.23%) ERP
2 39 (15.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 37 (14.23%) Order to Cash
4 35 (13.46%) Record to Report
5 28 (10.77%) Project Management
6 24 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (8.08%) Presales
8 20 (7.69%) Financial Modelling
9 19 (7.31%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (6.15%) Process Improvement
11 15 (5.77%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 15 (5.77%) IT Audit
12 13 (5.00%) PRINCE2
12 13 (5.00%) Risk Management
13 12 (4.62%) Business Analysis
14 10 (3.85%) Internal Audit
15 9 (3.46%) Analytics
15 9 (3.46%) ITIL
16 8 (3.08%) Change Management
16 8 (3.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (8.08%) SQL
2 13 (5.00%) VBA
3 12 (4.62%) VB
4 7 (2.69%) ABAP
5 2 (0.77%) C
6 1 (0.38%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 179 (68.85%) CIMA
2 41 (15.77%) Degree
3 16 (6.15%) CISA
4 15 (5.77%) AAT
5 9 (3.46%) CCA
6 8 (3.08%) CIPFA
6 8 (3.08%) CISM
7 7 (2.69%) QiCA
8 5 (1.92%) ISEB
9 3 (1.15%) CISSP
9 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.77%) ICAEW
10 2 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.77%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.77%) PMP
10 2 (0.77%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.77%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.38%) CRISC
11 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.15%) IFRS
2 3 (1.15%) PMO
2 3 (1.15%) QA
3 2 (0.77%) GAAP
3 2 (0.77%) SLA
4 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.38%) FATCA
4 1 (0.38%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.38%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.38%) MiFID
4 1 (0.38%) UCITS
Vendors
1 90 (34.62%) Oracle
2 86 (33.08%) SAP
3 56 (21.54%) Microsoft
4 36 (13.85%) JD Edwards
5 29 (11.15%) Cognos
6 27 (10.38%) IBM
7 20 (7.69%) Sage
8 11 (4.23%) Infor
9 9 (3.46%) Hyperion
9 9 (3.46%) IFS
10 8 (3.08%) Epicor
11 6 (2.31%) CODA
12 5 (1.92%) Pegasus
12 5 (1.92%) Sun
12 5 (1.92%) Tableau
13 4 (1.54%) Citrix
13 4 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (1.15%) CA
14 3 (1.15%) Tagetik
15 2 (0.77%) Anaplan
London
HFG
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
England
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000.00 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum + £6500 CAR, BONUS, BENEFITS
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Bupa
Posted: 12 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Belvedere, Kent
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Washington Frank
Salary: £41000 - £49000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Condeco Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Manager - £55,000 - 75,000k base + excellent package, bonus and fast-t
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 3 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £96,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Anderson Frank
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago