Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for CIMA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 272 318 352
Rank change year-on-year +46 +34 -29
Permanent jobs citing CIMA 26 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.13% 0.025%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.05% 0.54% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 2
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -2.44% +44.37%
10th Percentile £33,000 £35,100 £38,875
90th Percentile £72,200 £77,000 £64,625
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,250
% change year-on-year -4.55% -0.45% +0.45%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,481 2,386 3,274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 27.34% 23.85% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,589 1,912 2,388
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%

CIMA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing CIMA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for CIMA in the West Midlands

CIMA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for CIMA in the West Midlands

CIMA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CIMA in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for CIMA in the West Midlands

CIMA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CIMA within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. 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
Birmingham +9 8 £56,000 +6.67%
Coventry +11 5 £65,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £30,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £36,000 -
CIMA
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing CIMA 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CIMA.

1 26 (100.00%) Finance
2 23 (88.46%) ACCA
3 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
4 14 (53.85%) Dynamics AX
4 14 (53.85%) Dynamics 365
5 13 (50.00%) ERP
6 11 (42.31%) Advertising
7 8 (30.77%) AAT
8 6 (23.08%) Infor
8 6 (23.08%) Sage
8 6 (23.08%) Dynamics NAV
8 6 (23.08%) Oracle
8 6 (23.08%) SAP
8 6 (23.08%) Epicor
8 6 (23.08%) JD Edwards
9 5 (19.23%) SQL
9 5 (19.23%) Degree
10 4 (15.38%) Line Management
10 4 (15.38%) Decision-Making
11 3 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (11.54%) Customer-Centricity
11 3 (11.54%) Financial Analysis
11 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
11 3 (11.54%) Project Management
12 2 (7.69%) Unit4 Business World
12 2 (7.69%) Lawson
12 2 (7.69%) Pegasus
12 2 (7.69%) CODA
12 2 (7.69%) Sun
12 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification

CIMA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (23.08%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (7.69%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (7.69%) Lawson
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (7.69%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (42.31%) Advertising
3 2 (7.69%) Billing
3 2 (7.69%) General Ledger
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Consultant
2 12 (46.15%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) IT Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Finance Manager
4 4 (15.38%) IT Finance Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Senior IT Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Accountant
6 2 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) IT Support
6 2 (7.69%) IT Support Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Software Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Support Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Financial Accountant
7 1 (3.85%) IT Operations Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Management Accountant
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (15.38%) Decision-Making
2 4 (15.38%) Line Management
3 3 (11.54%) Customer-Centricity
3 3 (11.54%) Financial Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) IT Strategy
4 2 (7.69%) Logistics
4 2 (7.69%) Presales
4 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) IT Governance
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) X++
Qualifications
1 23 (88.46%) ACCA
2 8 (30.77%) AAT
3 5 (19.23%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Epicor
2 6 (23.08%) Infor
2 6 (23.08%) JD Edwards
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) Sage
2 6 (23.08%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) CODA
3 2 (7.69%) Pegasus
3 2 (7.69%) Sun