Period
to 22 August 2017

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

Consultative Committee of Accountancy Bodies (CCAB)
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1178 1239 1311
Rank change year-on-year +61 +72 +45
Permanent jobs citing CCAB 9 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.021% 0.002% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
UK median annual salary £45,000 £27,500 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.64% -49.54% +70.31%
10th Percentile £36,715 £26,250 £45,850
90th Percentile £55,000 £28,750 £65,149
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,715 £27,500 £54,500
% change year-on-year +33.51% -49.54% +70.31%

CCAB 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 42940 52860 60073
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.39% 26.83% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 32964 42709 47704
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -

CCAB
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CCAB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CCAB in the UK

CCAB
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CCAB in the UK

CCAB
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCAB over the 6 months to 22 August 2017.

Salary histogram for CCAB in the UK

CCAB
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCAB within the UK over the 6 months to 22 August 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
England +74 7 £47,000 +70.91% 2
UK excluding London +52 6 £36,715 +33.51% 1
London - 3 £47,000 - 1
Midlands - 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
North of England - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 £36,715 -

For the 6 months to 22 August 2017, IT jobs citing CCAB 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 CCAB.

1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) CIMA
3 2 (22.22%) ACCA
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) IFRS
4 1 (11.11%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 1 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Analysis

CCAB
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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (11.11%) Unit4 Business World
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Accountant
2 4 (44.44%) Head of Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Commercial Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Management Accountant
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Accountant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Actionable Insight
1 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
1 1 (11.11%) ERP
1 1 (11.11%) Financial Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CIMA
2 2 (22.22%) ACCA
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) IFRS
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft