The table below looks at the statistics for Procure-to-pay skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Procure-to-pay over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Procure-to-pay (including Purchase-to-pay, P2P)
Rank 652 758 691
Rank change year-on-year
+106 -67
Permanent jobs citing Procure-to-pay 243 172 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 168 161 148
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -3.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92903 96809 88106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.83% 82.75% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 76050 77958 72052
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Procure-to-pay
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Procure-to-pay within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Procure-to-pay Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Procure-to-pay
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Procure-to-pay within the UK.

Procure-to-pay Salary Trend in the UK

Procure-to-pay
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Procure-to-pay over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Procure-to-pay Salary Histogram in the UK

Procure-to-pay
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Procure-to-pay within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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
England +101 219 £57,500 -11.53% 9
London +46 90 £55,000 -15.38% 4
South East +50 85 £65,000 -7.14% 3
Surrey +41 38 £75,000 -11.76%
Egham +5 25 £85,000 -
West Midlands +4 22 £26,500 -59.23% 1
Hampshire - 18 £49,000 -
Coventry +2 17 £21,673 -69.03%
Oxfordshire - 11 £57,500 - 1
City of London +31 9 £80,000 +33.33% 1
Berkshire -1 8 £57,500 +2.22%
Reading +13 7 £57,500 -25.80%
East of England +10 7 £82,500 +37.50% 1
East Midlands -2 5 £60,000 +14.28%
Northamptonshire +4 4 £60,000 +14.28%
North West -1 4 £56,250 -10.00%
Shropshire - 3 £26,500 - 1
Essex - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £82,500 -
Midlands - 3 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 3 £82,500 -
Oxford - 3 £50,000 - 1
Telford - 3 £26,500 - 1
Manchester +7 2 £61,250 -2.00%
Birmingham -6 2 £80,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £65,000 -
Kent - 2 - -
Thames Valley - 2 - -

Procure-to-pay
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Procure-to-pay 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 Procure-to-pay.

1 231 (50.77%) Finance
2 184 (40.44%) Oracle
2 184 (40.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 164 (36.04%) SAP
4 116 (25.49%) Oracle EBS
5 89 (19.56%) SAP MM
6 88 (19.34%) ERP
7 87 (19.12%) SQL
8 82 (18.02%) Oracle EBS R12
9 79 (17.36%) Project Management
10 76 (16.70%) Manufacturing
11 65 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
12 63 (13.85%) Business Development
13 62 (13.63%) Microsoft
13 62 (13.63%) PL/SQL
14 58 (12.75%) Oracle Financials
14 58 (12.75%) Coaching
15 57 (12.53%) Degree
16 56 (12.31%) ABAP
17 55 (12.09%) SAP Implementation
18 54 (11.87%) Workflow
19 49 (10.77%) Ariba
19 49 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
20 48 (10.55%) CRM
21 46 (10.11%) Continuous Improvement
22 45 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
23 44 (9.67%) Oracle Payables
24 43 (9.45%) Oracle iProcurement
24 43 (9.45%) Oracle General Ledger
24 43 (9.45%) Oracle Workflow

Procure-to-pay
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Procure-to-pay 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 Procure-to-pay. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (9.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 13 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.20%) Lync
4 8 (1.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle UPK
6 2 (0.44%) Orchard CMS
6 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.44%) Documentum
7 1 (0.22%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 22 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.42%) MS Office
2 11 (2.42%) InfoPath
3 9 (1.98%) MS Project
4 8 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.44%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 184 (40.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 116 (25.49%) Oracle EBS
3 89 (19.56%) SAP MM
4 82 (18.02%) Oracle EBS R12
5 58 (12.75%) Oracle Financials
6 44 (9.67%) Oracle Payables
7 43 (9.45%) Oracle iProcurement
7 43 (9.45%) Oracle General Ledger
8 41 (9.01%) Oracle Applications
9 36 (7.91%) Dynamics CRM
10 33 (7.25%) Oracle Receivables
11 32 (7.03%) Northgate Housing
12 27 (5.93%) Oracle Cash Management
13 24 (5.27%) Oracle Assets
13 24 (5.27%) SAP SCM
14 23 (5.05%) SAP FI
15 22 (4.84%) SAP FI/CO
15 22 (4.84%) SAP CO
16 19 (4.18%) Oracle ERP
17 18 (3.96%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.86%) SaaS
2 3 (0.66%) Taleo
3 2 (0.44%) Office 365
3 2 (0.44%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.22%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.05%) Intranet
2 17 (3.74%) Firewall
3 12 (2.64%) WAN
3 12 (2.64%) LAN
4 10 (2.20%) TCP/IP
4 10 (2.20%) VPN
4 10 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (2.20%) Unified Communications
4 10 (2.20%) MPLS
5 7 (1.54%) DNS
5 7 (1.54%) DHCP
6 6 (1.32%) Multicast
7 5 (1.10%) SONET
7 5 (1.10%) DWDM
7 5 (1.10%) Ethernet
7 5 (1.10%) SNMP
7 5 (1.10%) SDH
7 5 (1.10%) OSPF
7 5 (1.10%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.23%) Oracle Reports
2 33 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.25%) Oracle BI EE
3 28 (6.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 17 (3.74%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (3.08%) Oracle Database
6 13 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.42%) Big Data
8 8 (1.76%) Redis
9 7 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (1.32%) HBase
10 6 (1.32%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.32%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.32%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.32%) OpenTSDB
10 6 (1.32%) InfluxDB
11 5 (1.10%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 40 (8.79%) Oracle Forms
2 21 (4.62%) Toad
3 2 (0.44%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.22%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.22%) ProC
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle APEX
General
1 231 (50.77%) Finance
2 76 (16.70%) Manufacturing
3 34 (7.47%) Retail
4 31 (6.81%) Pharmaceutical
5 29 (6.37%) General Ledger
6 15 (3.30%) Law
7 14 (3.08%) Automotive
8 9 (1.98%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.54%) Legal
9 7 (1.54%) Billing
10 5 (1.10%) Marketing
11 3 (0.66%) Dutch Language
11 3 (0.66%) French Language
11 3 (0.66%) German Language
11 3 (0.66%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.66%) Banking
11 3 (0.66%) Advertising
12 2 (0.44%) Games
12 2 (0.44%) Back Office
13 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 157 (34.51%) Consultant
2 136 (29.89%) Analyst
3 63 (13.85%) Business Analyst
4 61 (13.41%) Support Analyst
5 57 (12.53%) SAP Consultant
6 52 (11.43%) SAP MM Consultant
7 46 (10.11%) Oracle Consultant
8 42 (9.23%) Architect
9 39 (8.57%) Functional Consultant
10 36 (7.91%) SAP Analyst
11 34 (7.47%) Oracle Analyst
12 31 (6.81%) Solutions Architect
13 28 (6.15%) Oracle Functional Consultant
14 27 (5.93%) SAP P2P Consultant
15 25 (5.49%) Managing Consultant
15 25 (5.49%) SAP SRM Consultant
16 24 (5.27%) SAP Architect
16 24 (5.27%) Senior Analyst
17 21 (4.62%) SAP Support
18 20 (4.40%) SAP Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.93%) Oracle Fusion
2 19 (4.18%) XML
3 12 (2.64%) .NET
4 10 (2.20%) WF
5 9 (1.98%) Middleware
5 9 (1.98%) HTML
5 9 (1.98%) Web Services
6 6 (1.32%) Rendezvous
6 6 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (1.10%) CORBA
8 3 (0.66%) WSH
8 3 (0.66%) COM
8 3 (0.66%) Itk
9 2 (0.44%) REST
9 2 (0.44%) CAML
9 2 (0.44%) CSS
9 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.44%) XSLT
9 2 (0.44%) Ajax
9 2 (0.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.59%) User Experience
3 24 (5.27%) Computer Science
4 18 (3.96%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.42%) FMCG
6 9 (1.98%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.32%) E-Learning
8 5 (1.10%) Tandem
8 5 (1.10%) Semantic Web
8 5 (1.10%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.88%) NHS
10 3 (0.66%) Life Science
11 2 (0.44%) APACS
11 2 (0.44%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.44%) Smartcard
11 2 (0.44%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.44%) EPoS
11 2 (0.44%) EMV
11 2 (0.44%) Chip and PIN
11 2 (0.44%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 31 (6.81%) Windows
2 23 (5.05%) Linux
3 18 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (1.54%) UNIX
5 6 (1.32%) CentOS
6 2 (0.44%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (19.34%) ERP
2 79 (17.36%) Project Management
3 65 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 63 (13.85%) Business Development
5 58 (12.75%) Coaching
6 55 (12.09%) SAP Implementation
7 54 (11.87%) Workflow
8 48 (10.55%) CRM
9 46 (10.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 45 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 42 (9.23%) Change Management
12 40 (8.79%) PRINCE2
12 40 (8.79%) Logistics
12 40 (8.79%) Business Analysis
13 33 (7.25%) Validation
13 33 (7.25%) Line Management
14 32 (7.03%) User Acceptance Testing
15 31 (6.81%) ITIL
16 25 (5.49%) Configuration Management
17 22 (4.84%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 87 (19.12%) SQL
2 62 (13.63%) PL/SQL
3 56 (12.31%) ABAP
4 9 (1.98%) C#
5 7 (1.54%) VBScript
6 6 (1.32%) VB
6 6 (1.32%) T-SQL
6 6 (1.32%) Perl
6 6 (1.32%) Python
6 6 (1.32%) Bash Shell
6 6 (1.32%) VB6
7 5 (1.10%) VBA
8 2 (0.44%) Ruby
8 2 (0.44%) Java
8 2 (0.44%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.22%) C
9 1 (0.22%) X++
9 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (12.53%) Degree
2 23 (5.05%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.10%) SAP Certification
6 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.44%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.22%) ACCA
8 1 (0.22%) CIMA
8 1 (0.22%) MBA
8 1 (0.22%) MCTS
8 1 (0.22%) MCITP
8 1 (0.22%) MCPD
8 1 (0.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (8.13%) SLA
2 4 (0.88%) QA
3 3 (0.66%) COSO
4 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.44%) Docker
4 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (1.32%) Puppet
1 6 (1.32%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (0.44%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.44%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 184 (40.44%) Oracle
2 164 (36.04%) SAP
3 62 (13.63%) Microsoft
4 49 (10.77%) Ariba
5 32 (7.03%) Northgate
6 22 (4.84%) Citrix
7 19 (4.18%) Capita
8 18 (3.96%) VMware
9 15 (3.30%) HP
10 13 (2.86%) Pegasus
11 11 (2.42%) Sage
12 10 (2.20%) Cisco
12 10 (2.20%) Avaya
12 10 (2.20%) F5
12 10 (2.20%) Aerohive Networks
13 9 (1.98%) PeopleSoft
14 7 (1.54%) Cognizant
15 6 (1.32%) JD Edwards
15 6 (1.32%) Red Hat
15 6 (1.32%) TIBCO
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