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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 240 -
Rank change year-on-year +37 -  
Permanent jobs citing CIMA 11 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.065% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.99% 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Median salary £50,000 £67,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.92% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £57,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year -13.04% +17.94%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1113 1690 1338
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 23.17% 27.42% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 867 1280 1072
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CIMA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 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
Birmingham - 4 £41,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
CIMA
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing CIMA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CIMA.

1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 14 (87.50%) ACCA
3 12 (75.00%) SAP
4 9 (56.25%) SAP FI
4 9 (56.25%) SAP PP
4 9 (56.25%) SAP CO
4 9 (56.25%) Manufacturing
4 9 (56.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (56.25%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (56.25%) SAP FI-AP
4 9 (56.25%) SAP FI-AR
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) ERP
6 3 (18.75%) AAT
7 2 (12.50%) Presales
7 2 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 2 (12.50%) Sage
7 2 (12.50%) General Ledger
7 2 (12.50%) Infor
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle
7 2 (12.50%) Epicor
7 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
8 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 1 (6.25%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (6.25%) Lawson
8 1 (6.25%) Pegasus
8 1 (6.25%) CODA
8 1 (6.25%) Sun

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 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (56.25%) SAP CO
1 9 (56.25%) SAP FI
1 9 (56.25%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (56.25%) SAP FI-AP
1 9 (56.25%) SAP FI-AR
1 9 (56.25%) SAP PP
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (6.25%) Lawson
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (6.25%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Consultant
2 9 (56.25%) SAP CO Consultant
2 9 (56.25%) SAP Consultant
2 9 (56.25%) SAP FI Consultant
2 9 (56.25%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Software Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Accountant
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Assistant Accountant
4 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Finance Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Accountant
4 1 (6.25%) Management Accountant
4 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Software Implementation Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Trainer
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (12.50%) Presales
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Business Forecasting
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Logistics
4 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Strategic Management
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) ACCA
2 3 (18.75%) AAT
3 1 (6.25%) CEH
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) CLAS
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Epicor
3 2 (12.50%) Infor
3 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Sage
4 1 (6.25%) CODA
4 1 (6.25%) Pegasus
4 1 (6.25%) Sun