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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Consultative Committee of Accountancy Bodies (CCAB)
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 843 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing CCAB 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.042% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £36,715 - -

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 21178 28974 29635
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.77% 27.71% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16684 23232 23258
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCAB
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 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 - 8 £57,500 -
London - 4 £57,500 -
City of London - 2 - -
Lancashire - 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Glasgow - 1 £36,715 -
Scotland - 1 £36,715 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 8 (42.11%) Unit4 Business World
2 8 (42.11%) CIMA
3 7 (36.84%) Project Management
3 7 (36.84%) MS Office
3 7 (36.84%) ERP
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
4 6 (31.58%) Logistics
4 6 (31.58%) General Ledger
4 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (26.32%) Change Control
5 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
5 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Business Development
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) Intranet
5 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
5 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
6 4 (21.05%) CISA
7 3 (15.79%) IT Audit
8 2 (10.53%) Front Office
8 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
8 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Matrix Management
8 2 (10.53%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (10.53%) Contract Management
8 2 (10.53%) Internal Audit

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 7 (36.84%) MS Office
2 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) General Ledger
3 2 (10.53%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Accountant
2 8 (42.11%) Systems Accountant
3 4 (21.05%) Audit Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Head of Finance
4 3 (15.79%) IT Audit Manager
4 3 (15.79%) IT Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Internal Audit Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Accountant
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Audit Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Audit Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Accountant
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ERP
1 7 (36.84%) Project Management
2 6 (31.58%) Logistics
3 5 (26.32%) Business Development
3 5 (26.32%) Change Control
3 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) IT Audit
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Contract Management
5 2 (10.53%) Internal Audit
5 2 (10.53%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (10.53%) Matrix Management
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) CIMA
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) IFRS
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Computacenter
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy