Accounting Skills Testing

The Statistics Speak for Themselves

Accounting 1

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), demand for accountants will grow 10% by 2026.

Accounting 2

The BLS forecasts a 10% increase in demand for Financial Controllers during the next 5 years.

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BLS statistics show that employment of accountants and auditors will grow 4% during the next 10 years.

Top Skills and Abilities to Look for in Accounting Professionals

Analytical Skills

Ability to analyze numbers and financial trends as well as mathematical and numerical competence and attention to detail.

Computer Expertise

Knowledge of accounting applications such as QuickBooks and Hyperion, and advanced Excel skills.


Ability to communicate with a wide array of colleagues and clients, and explain complex mathematical concepts clearly

Accounting Skills Tests You Should Use

Standard Job-Based Tests: Use our Accounting Clerk, Financial Analyst, Billing Coordinator, Auditing Clerk, and General Ledger Accountant tests, plus many more.

Standard Subject-Based Tests: Use Accounting and Bookkeeping, Financial Analysis, Tax Accounting, Commercial Insurance, Debt Collection, and Intuit QuickBooks Pro Plus tests and MS Office skills tests such as Excel Formulas and Functions, and Data Manipulation.

Customize From Over 800 Modular Subjects: Generate a multi-subject test in seconds by hand-picking your favorite topics and questions from Accounting and Bookkeeping, Financial Accounting, Numerical Reasoning, and Money Handling Principles.

Simulations: Determine if candidates can do a job by asking them to complete realistic simulations such as Multitasking, Chat, Word and Excel. We can also create custom simulations on request.

Situational Judgement Tests (SJT): Assess candidates’ Job Fit for a position and determine whether they will succeed in your corporate culture using Customer Service, Sales, Remote Leadership and Change Management SJTs.

Upload Your Own Content: You can easily create your accounting skills assessment tests using your own test content and questions and customize them using eSkill Author.

Accounting Clients

Dixon Hughes

“We chose eSkill because we felt the various pricing options they presented were very helpful for our “as needed basis” and cadence of using the assessments. We have stayed with eSkill for about four years due to the importance they place on customer service and easy to use product interface. Training new recruiters on how to use the eSkill interface takes minutes.”

Daniel Cloutier


DC Services Conseils

“The software allows me to factually determine if the candidates that I’m trying to hire actually have the skill sets that they declare having. I appreciate that the software is easy to use and that the results are being sent to me directly. “

Rosana Zorrilla


Highpoint Capital Group LLC

“Endless possibilities but easy to use. Endless combinations of testing/simulations content stays current and spans across so many disciplines. Was able to truly see candidate knowledge concerning specific disciplines and their ability to successfully get the job done.”

Gregory Carathimas

Recruiter, Talent Acquisition


“eSkill helps us determine a candidate’s true skill set with Microsoft Office. While someone might say they’re an expert with a specific tool, the test will give a true assessment that our team can count on.”

Why Choose eSkill Accounting Assessments?

  • eSkill makes assessing accounting and support candidates’ job skills, cultural fit, and interview presentation painless.
  • Dixon Hughes Goodman, Kiwi Partners, Ryan, and hundreds of other companies use eSkill’s sales accounting skills assessments. Learn why.
  • Our accounting job-tailored assessments and video interviews will save you time and help you accurately predict job fit or training needs with maximum legal compliance.
  • Select from more than 800 standard tests, or easily customize your industry’s assessments from thousands of topics relevant to your job or training requirements.

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