Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Procure-to-Pay skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Procure-to-Pay over the 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Procure-to-Pay (including Purchase-to-Pay, P2P)
UK > England
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 777 802 948
Rank change year-on-year +25 +146 +3
Permanent jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 417 401 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 267 274 224
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -21.43%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £35,025
90th Percentile £98,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £58,750 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.90% -4.55% -16.98%

Procure-to-Pay is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 151308 156687 180244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.94% 89.45% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 120847 131031 150688
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Procure-to-Pay
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Procure-to-Pay as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Procure-to-Pay in England

Procure-to-Pay
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Procure-to-Pay in England

Procure-to-Pay
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Procure-to-Pay in England over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Procure-to-Pay in England

Procure-to-Pay
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Procure-to-Pay within the England region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +20 189 £57,500 +4.55% 7
South East +77 104 £57,500 +23.00% 2
North of England +24 52 £55,000 -31.25%
North West +13 46 £56,250 -29.69%
Midlands -43 45 £60,000 +9.09% 5
West Midlands -45 44 £62,500 +13.64% 5
East of England +17 16 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North East -6 4 £37,500 -
South West - 4 £46,250 - 2
Yorkshire +31 3 £50,000 +21.21%
East Midlands -7 1 £55,000 +64.79%
Procure-to-Pay
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 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 England region with a requirement for Procure-to-Pay.

1 232 (55.64%) SAP
2 225 (53.96%) Finance
3 126 (30.22%) Order to Cash
4 119 (28.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 119 (28.54%) Oracle
5 116 (27.82%) SAP MM
6 103 (24.70%) Record to Report
7 79 (18.94%) ERP
8 66 (15.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 59 (14.15%) Oracle Financials
10 54 (12.95%) Manufacturing
11 53 (12.71%) Degree
11 53 (12.71%) Oracle Fusion
12 50 (11.99%) Retail
12 50 (11.99%) Microsoft
13 45 (10.79%) ACCA
14 43 (10.31%) SAP SD
15 41 (9.83%) Logistics
16 38 (9.11%) Banking
16 38 (9.11%) Business Intelligence
17 36 (8.63%) Ariba
18 34 (8.15%) Project Management
19 33 (7.91%) SQL
20 31 (7.43%) SAP S/4HANA
20 31 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
21 30 (7.19%) Agile Software Development
22 29 (6.95%) SAP BW
23 27 (6.47%) Windows
23 27 (6.47%) Change Management
24 26 (6.24%) ITIL

Procure-to-Pay
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.44%) Apache
1 6 (1.44%) JBoss
2 5 (1.20%) Confluence
2 5 (1.20%) iPlanet
2 5 (1.20%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.20%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (1.20%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.20%) WebLogic
3 4 (0.96%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.72%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.48%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.48%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.48%) SAS
5 2 (0.48%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.24%) CMS
6 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.24%) IIS
6 1 (0.24%) Totara
6 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.40%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.40%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (2.16%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 119 (28.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 116 (27.82%) SAP MM
3 59 (14.15%) Oracle Financials
4 43 (10.31%) SAP SD
5 31 (7.43%) SAP S/4HANA
6 26 (6.24%) Oracle EBS R12
6 26 (6.24%) Oracle Payables
7 24 (5.76%) SAP Retail
8 20 (4.80%) Oracle EBS
8 20 (4.80%) SAP ERP
9 19 (4.56%) Oracle ERP
9 19 (4.56%) SAP FI
10 17 (4.08%) SAP SRM
11 16 (3.84%) Dynamics CRM
11 16 (3.84%) SAP CO
11 16 (3.84%) SAP FI/CO
12 15 (3.60%) SAP SCM
13 12 (2.88%) NetSuite
14 11 (2.64%) SAP Layout Workbench
14 11 (2.64%) SAP POS DM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.16%) Dynamics 365
2 8 (1.92%) SaaS
3 7 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.96%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.48%) FinancialForce
6 2 (0.48%) GitHub
7 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.84%) TCP/IP
2 12 (2.88%) Firewall
2 12 (2.88%) Internet
3 7 (1.68%) Intranet
3 7 (1.68%) SAN
3 7 (1.68%) WAN
4 6 (1.44%) FTP
4 6 (1.44%) VPN
5 5 (1.20%) BGP
5 5 (1.20%) LAN
5 5 (1.20%) OSPF
5 5 (1.20%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
6 4 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (0.96%) EIGRP
6 4 (0.96%) Ethernet
6 4 (0.96%) MPLS
6 4 (0.96%) Unified Communications
6 4 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.72%) DNS
8 2 (0.48%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.95%) SAP BW
2 18 (4.32%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.36%) Relational Database
4 11 (2.64%) SAP HANA
5 9 (2.16%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.68%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.44%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.48%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.48%) DataStage
11 2 (0.48%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.48%) QlikView
11 2 (0.48%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (0.48%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (1.92%) JIRA
2 5 (1.20%) Cucumber
2 5 (1.20%) Selenium
2 5 (1.20%) WebDriver
3 4 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.48%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.24%) Toad
General
1 225 (53.96%) Finance
2 54 (12.95%) Manufacturing
3 50 (11.99%) Retail
4 38 (9.11%) Banking
5 18 (4.32%) General Ledger
6 15 (3.60%) Advertising
7 9 (2.16%) Legal
8 7 (1.68%) Music Industry
8 7 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.20%) Billing
9 5 (1.20%) Games
9 5 (1.20%) Marketing
10 4 (0.96%) Publishing
11 3 (0.72%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.72%) German Language
11 3 (0.72%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.72%) Portuguese Language
11 3 (0.72%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.48%) French Language
12 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 167 (40.05%) Consultant
2 92 (22.06%) SAP Consultant
3 69 (16.55%) Analyst
4 60 (14.39%) Oracle Consultant
5 51 (12.23%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 39 (9.35%) SAP MM Consultant
7 34 (8.15%) SAP Analyst
8 29 (6.95%) SAP Manager
9 21 (5.04%) SAP Support
9 21 (5.04%) Senior Manager
10 19 (4.56%) Support Analyst
11 17 (4.08%) Business Analyst
11 17 (4.08%) Functional Consultant
11 17 (4.08%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 17 (4.08%) SAP MM Analyst
12 16 (3.84%) Project Manager
13 15 (3.60%) Senior Project Manager
14 14 (3.36%) Procurement Manager
14 14 (3.36%) SAP Project Manager
14 14 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (12.71%) Oracle Fusion
2 14 (3.36%) HTML
3 8 (1.92%) J2EE
3 8 (1.92%) Middleware
4 7 (1.68%) SAP Fiori
4 7 (1.68%) SAP PI
5 4 (0.96%) EDI
5 4 (0.96%) SAPUI5
6 3 (0.72%) .NET
6 3 (0.72%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.72%) COM
6 3 (0.72%) XML
7 2 (0.48%) CSS
7 2 (0.48%) Grails
7 2 (0.48%) Spring
7 2 (0.48%) WinForms
8 1 (0.24%) IDoc
8 1 (0.24%) jQuery
8 1 (0.24%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.08%) Virtual Team
3 16 (3.84%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.36%) User Experience
5 9 (2.16%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.92%) FMCG
7 7 (1.68%) Anti-Piracy
7 7 (1.68%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.44%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.20%) Clustering
10 4 (0.96%) AS400
10 4 (0.96%) Fintech
10 4 (0.96%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.72%) Device Driver
11 3 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.48%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.48%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.48%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.48%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 27 (6.47%) Windows
2 16 (3.84%) Windows Server
3 12 (2.88%) Unix
3 12 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (1.68%) Linux
4 7 (1.68%) Windows 10
4 7 (1.68%) Windows 7
4 7 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.20%) AIX
5 5 (1.20%) HPUX
5 5 (1.20%) Solaris
5 5 (1.20%) SUSE
5 5 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (30.22%) Order to Cash
2 103 (24.70%) Record to Report
3 79 (18.94%) ERP
4 66 (15.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (9.83%) Logistics
6 38 (9.11%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (8.15%) Project Management
8 30 (7.19%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (6.47%) Change Management
10 26 (6.24%) ITIL
11 21 (5.04%) CRM
12 20 (4.80%) Business Analysis
12 20 (4.80%) PRINCE2
13 19 (4.56%) Supply Chain Management
14 18 (4.32%) Presales
15 17 (4.08%) Coaching
15 17 (4.08%) Migration
15 17 (4.08%) Source to Pay
15 17 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
16 16 (3.84%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 33 (7.91%) SQL
2 18 (4.32%) Java
3 14 (3.36%) JavaScript
4 8 (1.92%) ABAP
4 8 (1.92%) C
4 8 (1.92%) Perl
4 8 (1.92%) T-SQL
5 7 (1.68%) PHP
6 6 (1.44%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.20%) Bash Shell
7 5 (1.20%) C#
7 5 (1.20%) C-shell
7 5 (1.20%) Korn
7 5 (1.20%) PL/SQL
7 5 (1.20%) Python
7 5 (1.20%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.72%) C++
9 2 (0.48%) VBA
10 1 (0.24%) XPath
Qualifications
1 53 (12.71%) Degree
2 45 (10.79%) ACCA
3 16 (3.84%) CIMA
4 11 (2.64%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (1.44%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.44%) PMP
6 6 (1.44%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.96%) AAT
8 4 (0.96%) CCDP
8 4 (0.96%) CCNP
8 4 (0.96%) MBA
8 4 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.24%) APMP
9 1 (0.24%) CCAB
9 1 (0.24%) CCIE Collaboration
9 1 (0.24%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 1 (0.24%) ISEB
9 1 (0.24%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.08%) SLA
2 15 (3.60%) QA
3 9 (2.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.44%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.44%) IFRS
System Software
1 9 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.68%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.20%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.20%) KVM
3 5 (1.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.48%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (0.48%) OpenView
2 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 232 (55.64%) SAP
2 119 (28.54%) Oracle
3 50 (11.99%) Microsoft
4 36 (8.63%) Ariba
5 12 (2.88%) Hyperion
5 12 (2.88%) VMware
6 9 (2.16%) Epicor
6 9 (2.16%) Infor
6 9 (2.16%) Sage
7 8 (1.92%) JD Edwards
8 7 (1.68%) Capita
8 7 (1.68%) Cisco
8 7 (1.68%) Citrix
8 7 (1.68%) Northgate
9 6 (1.44%) F5
10 5 (1.20%) IFS
10 5 (1.20%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.20%) Sun
10 5 (1.20%) Veritas
10 5 (1.20%) Xero