The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CIPFA 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.

Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA)
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 943 966
Rank change year-on-year +96 +23  
Permanent jobs citing CIPFA 5 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.007% 0.003%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.024% 0.024% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Median salary £58,750 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +4.16%  
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 - £60,000

CIPFA 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

CIPFA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CIPFA in the UK

CIPFA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CIPFA in the UK

CIPFA
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CIPFA 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 +74 5 £58,750 -6.00% 1
Yorkshire - 3 - -
Leeds - 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 - -
London +58 1 £55,000 -12.00%

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing CIPFA 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 CIPFA.

1 23 (100.00%) ACCA
2 20 (86.96%) CIMA
2 20 (86.96%) Finance
3 19 (82.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (73.91%) IFRS
5 14 (60.87%) IFRS 9
6 12 (52.17%) Financial Institution
6 12 (52.17%) Target Operating Model
7 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
7 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (43.48%) MS Office
8 6 (26.09%) SAP
9 4 (17.39%) ERP
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
9 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
9 4 (17.39%) Banking
9 4 (17.39%) Retail
10 3 (13.04%) Local Government
10 3 (13.04%) CISA
10 3 (13.04%) CISM
10 3 (13.04%) QiCA
10 3 (13.04%) Citrix
10 3 (13.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (13.04%) NHS
10 3 (13.04%) Unix
10 3 (13.04%) Linux
10 3 (13.04%) SAP FI
10 3 (13.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (13.04%) SQL
10 3 (13.04%) Oracle

CIPFA
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 10 (43.48%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SAP ERP
1 3 (13.04%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
General
1 20 (86.96%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) Financial Institution
3 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Retail
4 3 (13.04%) Local Government
5 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Analyst
1 14 (60.87%) Business Analyst
1 14 (60.87%) Finance Business Analyst
1 14 (60.87%) Financial Analyst
2 13 (56.52%) Consultant
3 10 (43.48%) Business Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Banking Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Business Finance Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Finance Manager
4 3 (13.04%) SAP Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Management Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Transformation Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Market Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Market Risk Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Transformation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (13.04%) iSeries
2 3 (13.04%) NHS
3 1 (4.35%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (52.17%) Target Operating Model
3 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
4 4 (17.39%) ERP
4 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.04%) Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Data Privacy
5 3 (13.04%) IT Audit
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.35%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (4.35%) Business Transformation
6 1 (4.35%) Conflict Management
6 1 (4.35%) People Management
6 1 (4.35%) Presales
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) ACCA
2 20 (86.96%) CIMA
3 3 (13.04%) CISA
3 3 (13.04%) CISM
3 3 (13.04%) QiCA
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) ICAEW
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (73.91%) IFRS
2 14 (60.87%) IFRS 9
3 3 (13.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (8.70%) Basel III
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) SAP
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
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