The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Ledger
Rank 208 235 242
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +7
Permanent jobs citing General Ledger 31 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.48% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the General category 1.21% 0.75% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 13
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -19.23%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -4.54%
General Ledger
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2563 2652 2657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.55% 37.36% 35.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1908 1986 2107
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing General Ledger across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

General Ledger
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing General Ledger across the North West region.

General Ledger Salary Trend in the North West

General Ledger
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing General Ledger across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

General Ledger Salary Histogram in the North West

General Ledger
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing General Ledger within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 22 £27,500 -
Manchester +1 9 £65,000 +23.80%
General Ledger
England

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing General Ledger also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited General Ledger.

1 59 (96.72%) Finance
2 37 (60.66%) SAP
3 21 (34.43%) Oracle
3 21 (34.43%) Oracle General Ledger
4 20 (32.79%) SQL
5 19 (31.15%) SAP FI
5 19 (31.15%) SAP FI/CO
5 19 (31.15%) SAP CO
6 17 (27.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (27.87%) SC Cleared
6 17 (27.87%) Security Cleared
7 15 (24.59%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (22.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (22.95%) Dynamics CRM
8 14 (22.95%) Dynamics GP
8 14 (22.95%) JD Edwards
8 14 (22.95%) Sage
8 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
8 14 (22.95%) CRM
9 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
9 13 (21.31%) SharePoint
9 13 (21.31%) Epicor
9 13 (21.31%) Dynamics NAV
10 12 (19.67%) Data Analysis
11 9 (14.75%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (14.75%) Business Analysis
12 8 (13.11%) Cash Management
12 8 (13.11%) Oracle Payables
12 8 (13.11%) Oracle Receivables
12 8 (13.11%) Oracle Cash Management

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing General Ledger also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited General Ledger. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (21.31%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (34.43%) Oracle General Ledger
2 19 (31.15%) SAP FI
2 19 (31.15%) SAP FI/CO
2 19 (31.15%) SAP CO
3 14 (22.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (22.95%) Dynamics GP
4 13 (21.31%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (13.11%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (13.11%) Oracle Receivables
5 8 (13.11%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle FAH
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle AGIS
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (1.64%) SAP SD
8 1 (1.64%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
3 9 (14.75%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (9.84%) SAP BW
4 6 (9.84%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.64%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 59 (96.72%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Banking
2 6 (9.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Consultant
2 26 (42.62%) Analyst
3 18 (29.51%) SAP Consultant
4 17 (27.87%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 17 (27.87%) SAP Support
5 16 (26.23%) Support Consultant
6 12 (19.67%) SAP Support Consultant
6 12 (19.67%) Data Analyst
7 11 (18.03%) Support Analyst
7 11 (18.03%) SAP Analyst
8 10 (16.39%) SAP Support Analyst
8 10 (16.39%) Coordinator
9 7 (11.48%) SQL Data Analyst
10 6 (9.84%) Change Project Manager
10 6 (9.84%) Project Manager
10 6 (9.84%) Business Analyst
10 6 (9.84%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (9.84%) Change Manager
10 6 (9.84%) Oracle Consultant
11 4 (6.56%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) Apache Flex
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.64%) XML
3 1 (1.64%) EDI
3 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.64%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (22.95%) CRM
3 12 (19.67%) Data Analysis
4 9 (14.75%) Business Analysis
5 8 (13.11%) Cash Management
6 6 (9.84%) Cyber Security
6 6 (9.84%) UML
6 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.56%) Procure-to-pay
8 3 (4.92%) Workflow
8 3 (4.92%) Validation
8 3 (4.92%) BPEL
9 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.64%) SAP Implementation
10 1 (1.64%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.64%) ERP
10 1 (1.64%) SOA
10 1 (1.64%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.79%) SQL
2 6 (9.84%) ABAP
3 5 (8.20%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (27.87%) SC Cleared
1 17 (27.87%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 37 (60.66%) SAP
2 21 (34.43%) Oracle
3 14 (22.95%) JD Edwards
3 14 (22.95%) Sage
4 13 (21.31%) Epicor
5 3 (4.92%) Cognos
6 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.28%) Hyperion
6 2 (3.28%) BancTec