Cool facts about accountancy jobs
- Student accountancy numbers have risen by 1.5% worldwide between 2017 and 2018. There are over 164000 students in the UK and ROI
- Industry(55%) and Commerce(43%) are the leading employers of accountancy students
- The percentage of women in accounting has increased by 9% in the last 10 years
- The average salary in accounting is 24% higher in industry than in practise
- On average, a UK accountant receives £9,110 a year in other financial benefits.