The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CIMA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
UK
Rank 734 793 813
Rank change year-on-year +59 +20  
Permanent jobs citing CIMA 133 171 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.63% 0.60% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 115 150 121
Median salary £52,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £39,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £58,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.89% +17.50%  

CIMA 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 21048 28659 29214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.78% 27.75% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16595 22967 22930
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 £72,000 £68,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CIMA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CIMA in the UK

CIMA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CIMA in the UK

CIMA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CIMA over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CIMA in the UK

CIMA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CIMA within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +56 122 £55,000 -8.33% 29
London +48 62 £60,000 -7.69% 15
North West -5 14 £47,500 -7.31% 3
West Midlands +36 11 £50,000 -25.92%
East Midlands +15 11 £50,000 +33.33% 2
South East +74 10 £42,500 -15.00% 5
City of London +37 9 £55,000 -16.66% 5
Manchester -11 8 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Berkshire +35 6 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Yorkshire +22 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Northamptonshire +22 4 £50,000 +33.33%
East Yorkshire - 4 £45,000 -
Hull - 4 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 4 £41,500 -
Leicestershire - 3 £44,317 - 2
Dorset +32 2 £58,750 +56.66%
South West +14 2 £58,750 +34.28% 2
Cheshire +5 2 £60,000 +4.34%
East of England +4 2 £37,500 -37.50%
Hertfordshire +3 2 £37,500 -37.50%
Falkirk - 2 £50,000 -
Scotland - 2 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £42,500 - 1
Merseyside - 2 £27,500 -
Liverpool - 2 £27,500 -
Hatfield - 2 £37,500 -
Leicester - 2 £47,158 - 1
Northampton +23 1 £17,000 -54.66%
Warrington +6 1 - -
Oxfordshire +2 1 £62,000 +12.72%

CIMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing CIMA 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 CIMA.

1 235 (90.73%) Finance
2 185 (71.43%) ACCA
3 80 (30.89%) ERP
4 72 (27.80%) SAP
5 56 (21.62%) Degree
6 46 (17.76%) Risk Management
7 44 (16.99%) MS Excel
8 41 (15.83%) Oracle
8 41 (15.83%) Microsoft
9 37 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 35 (13.51%) SAP FI
11 34 (13.13%) CISSP
12 33 (12.74%) Manufacturing
13 32 (12.36%) SAP FI/CO
13 32 (12.36%) SAP CO
13 32 (12.36%) CEH
13 32 (12.36%) CLAS
14 31 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
15 29 (11.20%) Project Management
15 29 (11.20%) MS Office
16 26 (10.04%) Dynamics AX
17 25 (9.65%) SAP FI-AP
17 25 (9.65%) SAP FI-AR
18 24 (9.27%) Retail
18 24 (9.27%) Presales
19 23 (8.88%) Process Improvement
20 22 (8.49%) AAT
21 21 (8.11%) CIPFA
21 21 (8.11%) Unit4 Business World
22 20 (7.72%) Business Analysis

CIMA
Top Related 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 4 (1.54%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 44 (16.99%) MS Excel
2 29 (11.20%) MS Office
3 9 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.54%) MS Project
5 2 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (13.51%) SAP FI
2 32 (12.36%) SAP CO
2 32 (12.36%) SAP FI/CO
3 26 (10.04%) Dynamics AX
4 25 (9.65%) SAP FI-AP
4 25 (9.65%) SAP FI-AR
5 21 (8.11%) Unit4 Business World
6 9 (3.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 9 (3.47%) SAP PP
7 8 (3.09%) Cognos Controller
7 8 (3.09%) Cognos TM1
8 7 (2.70%) HFM
8 7 (2.70%) SAP PS
9 6 (2.32%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (2.32%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (1.93%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (1.93%) Hyperion Planning
10 5 (1.93%) Oracle Financials
10 5 (1.93%) Oracle General Ledger
10 5 (1.93%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.77%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.93%) Intranet
2 3 (1.16%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.93%) Essbase
2 5 (1.93%) OLAP
2 5 (1.93%) Relational Database
2 5 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.16%) Oracle Smart View
4 2 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (0.77%) Power BI
4 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.39%) Big Data
5 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
General
1 235 (90.73%) Finance
2 33 (12.74%) Manufacturing
3 24 (9.27%) Retail
4 19 (7.34%) Banking
5 17 (6.56%) Telecoms
6 15 (5.79%) General Ledger
7 13 (5.02%) Financial Institution
8 10 (3.86%) Advertising
9 7 (2.70%) Marketing
10 5 (1.93%) Back Office
11 4 (1.54%) Billing
12 3 (1.16%) Legal
12 3 (1.16%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.77%) Automotive
13 2 (0.77%) Law
13 2 (0.77%) Local Government
14 1 (0.39%) French Language
14 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 114 (44.02%) Consultant
2 55 (21.24%) Analyst
3 41 (15.83%) Financial Analyst
4 31 (11.97%) SAP Consultant
5 24 (9.27%) Accountant
5 24 (9.27%) SAP CO Consultant
5 24 (9.27%) SAP FI Consultant
5 24 (9.27%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 23 (8.88%) Business Analyst
6 23 (8.88%) Senior Consultant
7 22 (8.49%) Finance Business Analyst
8 20 (7.72%) Systems Accountant
9 17 (6.56%) Implementation Consultant
10 16 (6.18%) ERP Consultant
11 15 (5.79%) Finance Manager
11 15 (5.79%) Security Consultant
12 12 (4.63%) Audit Manager
12 12 (4.63%) ERP Implementation Consultant
12 12 (4.63%) IT Audit Manager
12 12 (4.63%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.77%) Web Services
1 2 (0.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.25%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.32%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.32%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.16%) Market Risk
5 3 (1.16%) User Experience
6 2 (0.77%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.77%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.39%) Blog
7 1 (0.39%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.39%) Fintech
7 1 (0.39%) FMCG
7 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.16%) Windows
2 2 (0.77%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (30.89%) ERP
2 46 (17.76%) Risk Management
3 37 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (11.20%) Project Management
5 24 (9.27%) Presales
6 23 (8.88%) Process Improvement
7 20 (7.72%) Business Analysis
8 19 (7.34%) Analytics
8 19 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (6.56%) Internal Audit
9 17 (6.56%) Performance Management
9 17 (6.56%) Procure-to-Pay
10 16 (6.18%) Mentoring
10 16 (6.18%) Migration
10 16 (6.18%) Order to Cash
11 15 (5.79%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 15 (5.79%) Data Migration
11 15 (5.79%) IT Audit
12 14 (5.41%) Record to Report
13 13 (5.02%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 18 (6.95%) SQL
2 3 (1.16%) VBA
3 2 (0.77%) C
4 1 (0.39%) C++
4 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 185 (71.43%) ACCA
2 56 (21.62%) Degree
3 34 (13.13%) CISSP
4 32 (12.36%) CEH
4 32 (12.36%) CLAS
5 22 (8.49%) AAT
6 21 (8.11%) CIPFA
7 17 (6.56%) CISA
8 8 (3.09%) CCAB
9 6 (2.32%) CCA
10 5 (1.93%) QiCA
10 5 (1.93%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.16%) PMP
12 2 (0.77%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.77%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.39%) CIPD
13 1 (0.39%) CISM
13 1 (0.39%) ICAEW
13 1 (0.39%) MBA
13 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.34%) IFRS
2 15 (5.79%) IFRS 9
3 6 (2.32%) PMO
4 5 (1.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.77%) Basel III
5 2 (0.77%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.77%) MiFID
6 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 72 (27.80%) SAP
2 41 (15.83%) Microsoft
2 41 (15.83%) Oracle
3 14 (5.41%) Cognos
4 12 (4.63%) Sage
5 11 (4.25%) JD Edwards
6 9 (3.47%) IBM
7 7 (2.70%) IFS
8 6 (2.32%) Ariba
8 6 (2.32%) Hyperion
9 5 (1.93%) Infor
10 4 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.16%) CODA
11 3 (1.16%) Epicor
11 3 (1.16%) Sun
12 2 (0.77%) Anaplan
12 2 (0.77%) Pegasus
12 2 (0.77%) VMware
13 1 (0.39%) Brio
13 1 (0.39%) Maconomy
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Washington Frank
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
England
Washington Frank
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Bonus and Travel
Posted: Yesterday
London
Washington Frank
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Rockfield
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + generous benefits!
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car/ Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car/ Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Car Allow, Health Ins.
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Code Red Associates
Salary: £35k - £40k + Car AllTravel, Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + +Benefits +Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Anderson Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Washington Frank
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Portsmouth
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Next Careers
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41709.00 - £46924.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago