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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 865 928 977
Rank change year-on-year +63 +49  
Permanent jobs citing GAAP 2 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.029% 0.006%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.019% 0.22% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 1 26 5
Median salary £87,500 £65,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.61% +36.84%  
UK excluding London median salary - £65,000 -

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 10472 13484 14111
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.99% 13.03% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8215 10714 10953
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

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 28 April 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 +54 2 £87,500 +34.61% 5
London +45 2 £87,500 +42.85% 1

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) IFRS
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Arquillian
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) SOA

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 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Arquillian
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Accountant
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Accountant
2 1 (16.67%) Project Accountant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
1 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Revenue Recognition
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) IFRS
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cognizant
Reading, Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
KnownFour
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Earls Colne
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 24 days ago