Period
to 29 February 2020

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 6 months to 29 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
UK
6 months to
29 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 925 1104 1171
Rank change year-on-year +179 +67 +24
Permanent jobs citing GAAP 84 13 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.009% 0.020%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.55% 0.062% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 20
UK median annual salary £65,000 £53,750 £50,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.93% +5.91% -15.42%
10th Percentile £49,725 £46,250 £40,750
90th Percentile £75,750 £77,500 £77,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £61,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.12% +36.11% -26.53%

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

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 15,299 21,019 22,588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.52% 13.90% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11,800 15,391 17,638
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

GAAP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GAAP over the 6 months to 29 February 2020.

Salary histogram for GAAP in the UK

GAAP
Top 8 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 6 months to 29 February 2020. 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 +175 84 £65,000 +20.93% 14
London +136 68 £67,500 +35.00% 13
UK excluding London +127 16 £65,000 +6.12% 1
South East +47 13 £70,000 +21.74% 1
North of England +61 2 £65,000 -
North West +51 2 £65,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 February 2020, IT jobs citing GAAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for GAAP.

1 66 (78.57%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (76.19%) Oracle
3 63 (75.00%) Degree
4 61 (72.62%) SQL
4 61 (72.62%) Oracle Reports
5 60 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
5 60 (71.43%) Proactive Monitoring
6 59 (70.24%) Data Lake
6 59 (70.24%) Blue Prism
6 59 (70.24%) System Integration Testing
6 59 (70.24%) Data Analytics
6 59 (70.24%) Analytics
6 59 (70.24%) Alteryx
6 59 (70.24%) Data Extraction
6 59 (70.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 59 (70.24%) Tableau
6 59 (70.24%) ETL
6 59 (70.24%) Python
6 59 (70.24%) SQL Server
6 59 (70.24%) Legal
6 59 (70.24%) Cadence
6 59 (70.24%) Teradata
6 59 (70.24%) Data Analysis
6 59 (70.24%) Automation Anywhere
6 59 (70.24%) UiPath
7 23 (27.38%) Finance
8 14 (16.67%) IFRS
9 10 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (8.33%) Hyperion

GAAP
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 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (2.38%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (2.38%) NetSuite
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (72.62%) Oracle Reports
2 59 (70.24%) Data Lake
2 59 (70.24%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.38%) Essbase
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.38%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 59 (70.24%) Legal
2 23 (27.38%) Finance
3 5 (5.95%) Banking
4 3 (3.57%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.38%) Advertising
5 2 (2.38%) Dutch Language
5 2 (2.38%) French Language
5 2 (2.38%) German Language
5 2 (2.38%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.38%) Polish Language
5 2 (2.38%) Public Sector
5 2 (2.38%) Retail
5 2 (2.38%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.19%) Back Office
6 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (54.76%) Analyst
2 37 (44.05%) Data Analyst
2 37 (44.05%) Senior Analyst
2 37 (44.05%) Senior Data Analyst
3 22 (26.19%) Data Engineer
3 22 (26.19%) Senior Data Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Consultant
5 5 (5.95%) Financial Analyst
5 5 (5.95%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (3.57%) Navision Analyst
7 2 (2.38%) Business Manager
7 2 (2.38%) Excel Specialist
7 2 (2.38%) Finance Manager
7 2 (2.38%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle P2P Consultant
7 2 (2.38%) Process Consultant
8 1 (1.19%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.19%) Support Analyst
8 1 (1.19%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 66 (78.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.19%) Credit Risk
2 1 (1.19%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (1.19%) Market Risk
2 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 60 (71.43%) Proactive Monitoring
2 59 (70.24%) Analytics
2 59 (70.24%) Data Analysis
2 59 (70.24%) Data Analytics
2 59 (70.24%) Data Extraction
2 59 (70.24%) ETL
2 59 (70.24%) System Integration Testing
2 59 (70.24%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 6 (7.14%) Business Transformation
6 4 (4.76%) Accounts Payable
6 4 (4.76%) Change Management
6 4 (4.76%) ERP
7 3 (3.57%) Financial Analysis
7 3 (3.57%) Time Management
8 2 (2.38%) Cash Management
8 2 (2.38%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (72.62%) SQL
2 59 (70.24%) Python
3 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (75.00%) Degree
2 7 (8.33%) ACCA
2 7 (8.33%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.67%) IFRS
2 2 (2.38%) IFRS 9
2 2 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.38%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.19%) Basel III
Vendors
1 64 (76.19%) Oracle
2 59 (70.24%) Alteryx
2 59 (70.24%) Automation Anywhere
2 59 (70.24%) Blue Prism
2 59 (70.24%) Cadence
2 59 (70.24%) Tableau
2 59 (70.24%) Teradata
2 59 (70.24%) UiPath
3 7 (8.33%) Hyperion
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.19%) Software AG