The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GAAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GAAP over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
UK
Rank 855 912 950
Rank change year-on-year +57 +38  
Permanent jobs citing GAAP 2 36 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.035% 0.009%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.019% 0.27% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 1 29 7
Median salary £87,500 £65,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.61% +47.72%  
UK excluding London median salary - £65,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +100.00%  

GAAP is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10309 13583 13262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.13% 13.19% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8134 10744 10245
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

GAAP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing GAAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for GAAP in the UK

GAAP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for GAAP in the UK

GAAP
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAAP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +65 2 £87,500 +34.61% 4
London +50 2 £87,500 +45.83% 1

GAAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing GAAP 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 GAAP.

1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) Maven
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) JUnit
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Arquillian
2 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
2 3 (42.86%) IFRS
3 2 (28.57%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis

GAAP
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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Arquillian
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) JUnit
1 3 (42.86%) Maven
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Accountant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Accountant
3 1 (14.29%) Project Accountant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
1 3 (42.86%) JSON
1 3 (42.86%) REST
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
1 3 (42.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Derivative
2 1 (14.29%) Equities
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Revenue Recognition
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) IFRS
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cognizant
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