Period
to 18 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Accounts Payable skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Accounts Payable over the 6 months to 18 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Accounts Payable
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 841 785 1018
Rank change year-on-year -56 +233 +30
Permanent jobs citing Accounts Payable 108 96 84
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.059%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.13% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 46 58 57
10th Percentile £49,500 £27,500 £34,950
25th Percentile £54,375 £29,375 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £49,250 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +26.90% -21.20% +13.64%
75th Percentile £77,500 £57,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £80,625 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,750 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +30.56% -25.00% +9.09%

Accounts Payable 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 95,683 75,937 132,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 93.17% 92.36% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 66,593 61,031 105,125
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,371 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,375 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% -

Accounts Payable
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Accounts Payable as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Accounts Payable in the UK

Accounts Payable
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Accounts Payable.

Salary trend for Accounts Payable in the UK

Accounts Payable
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Accounts Payable over the 6 months to 18 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Accounts Payable in the UK

Accounts Payable
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Accounts Payable within the UK over the 6 months to 18 June 2021. 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
England -67 97 £62,500 +19.05% 12
London -36 51 £68,500 +30.48% 6
UK excluding London -51 44 £58,750 +30.56% 7
Work from Home -169 40 £75,000 -1.64% 1
South West - 21 £58,750 - 1
Midlands -30 8 £57,500 -25.81% 2
East of England - 7 £52,500 - 1
West Midlands -43 5 £60,000 -22.58% 1
South East -46 4 £70,500 +61.14% 1
East Midlands -22 3 £57,500 - 1
North of England -31 3 £75,000 -1.64% 1
Yorkshire -42 2 - - 1
North West -22 1 £75,000 -1.64%
Scotland -52 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 18 June 2021, IT jobs citing Accounts Payable also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Accounts Payable.

1 89 (82.41%) Finance
2 78 (72.22%) Accounts Receivable
3 67 (62.04%) General Ledger
4 54 (50.00%) Oracle
4 54 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
4 54 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 46 (42.59%) Cash Management
5 46 (42.59%) ERP
6 45 (41.67%) Oracle Cash Management
7 34 (31.48%) Microsoft
8 33 (30.56%) Oracle ERP
9 32 (29.63%) Oracle Assets
10 29 (26.85%) Oracle General Ledger
10 29 (26.85%) Social Skills
11 28 (25.93%) Project Delivery
12 26 (24.07%) Test Scripting
12 26 (24.07%) Oracle Reports
12 26 (24.07%) Project Management
13 24 (22.22%) Service Delivery
14 23 (21.30%) Management Information System
14 23 (21.30%) Migration
14 23 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (21.30%) Data Migration
15 22 (20.37%) Security Cleared
15 22 (20.37%) Business Intelligence
16 20 (18.52%) Retail
16 20 (18.52%) SaaS
17 19 (17.59%) Line Management
18 18 (16.67%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
18 18 (16.67%) GAP Analysis

Accounts Payable
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 15 (13.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 15 (13.89%) Oracle Smart View
2 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 54 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
1 54 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 45 (41.67%) Oracle Cash Management
3 33 (30.56%) Oracle ERP
4 32 (29.63%) Oracle Assets
5 29 (26.85%) Oracle General Ledger
6 18 (16.67%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 12 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
8 8 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (5.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 5 (4.63%) SAP S/4HANA
11 4 (3.70%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 4 (3.70%) SAP BPC
11 4 (3.70%) SAP CO
12 3 (2.78%) Dynamics GP
12 3 (2.78%) JDE EnterpriseOne
12 3 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
12 3 (2.78%) SAP FI
12 3 (2.78%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.52%) SaaS
2 7 (6.48%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (2.78%) Google Sheets
4 2 (1.85%) Power Platform
5 1 (0.93%) Google Workspace
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.07%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.85%) Power BI
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.93%) OLAP
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Cucumber
1 2 (1.85%) JIRA
1 2 (1.85%) Postman
1 2 (1.85%) Selenium
General
1 89 (82.41%) Finance
2 67 (62.04%) General Ledger
3 29 (26.85%) Social Skills
4 20 (18.52%) Retail
5 16 (14.81%) Billing
5 16 (14.81%) Law
6 12 (11.11%) Games
7 10 (9.26%) Banking
8 9 (8.33%) Organisational Skills
9 8 (7.41%) Documentation Skills
10 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (5.56%) Marketing
11 5 (4.63%) Legal
12 4 (3.70%) Advertising
12 4 (3.70%) Manufacturing
12 4 (3.70%) Presentation Skills
13 2 (1.85%) Public Sector
13 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.93%) Back Office
14 1 (0.93%) French Language
Job Titles
1 39 (36.11%) Consultant
2 31 (28.70%) Oracle Consultant
3 26 (24.07%) Cloud Consultant
3 26 (24.07%) Functional Consultant
4 22 (20.37%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 18 (16.67%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 16 (14.81%) Senior Consultant
7 15 (13.89%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
7 15 (13.89%) Senior Functional Consultant
7 15 (13.89%) Senior Oracle Consultant
7 15 (13.89%) Senior Oracle Financials Consultant
7 15 (13.89%) Senior Oracle Functional Consultant
8 10 (9.26%) Applications Manager
8 10 (9.26%) Finance Manager
9 9 (8.33%) Administrator
9 9 (8.33%) IT Manager
10 8 (7.41%) Help Desk Administrator
11 6 (5.56%) Analyst
11 6 (5.56%) Financial Controller
12 5 (4.63%) Finance Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.81%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (2.78%) OLE
2 3 (2.78%) SOAP
2 3 (2.78%) Web Services
2 3 (2.78%) WSDL
2 3 (2.78%) XML
2 3 (2.78%) XSLT
3 1 (0.93%) EDI
3 1 (0.93%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.30%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.78%) EPoS
2 3 (2.78%) Virtual Team
3 2 (1.85%) Renewable Energy
3 2 (1.85%) User Experience
4 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.93%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.93%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (72.22%) Accounts Receivable
2 46 (42.59%) Cash Management
2 46 (42.59%) ERP
3 28 (25.93%) Project Delivery
4 26 (24.07%) Project Management
4 26 (24.07%) Test Scripting
5 24 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 23 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (21.30%) Data Migration
6 23 (21.30%) Migration
7 22 (20.37%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (17.59%) Line Management
9 18 (16.67%) Change Management
9 18 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
9 18 (16.67%) Information Security
10 16 (14.81%) DNA
10 16 (14.81%) Facilities Management
11 15 (13.89%) Risk Management
11 15 (13.89%) Validation
12 13 (12.04%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.63%) SQL
2 4 (3.70%) R
3 3 (2.78%) C
4 1 (0.93%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (20.37%) Security Cleared
2 18 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
3 15 (13.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 14 (12.96%) Degree
5 12 (11.11%) CIMA
6 11 (10.19%) ACCA
7 7 (6.48%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.85%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.93%) MBA
11 1 (0.93%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.89%) GDPR
2 4 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 54 (50.00%) Oracle
2 34 (31.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.26%) Concur
4 9 (8.33%) SAP
5 5 (4.63%) Workday
6 4 (3.70%) JD Edwards
6 4 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.78%) Adaptive Insights
7 3 (2.78%) Google
7 3 (2.78%) Hyperion
7 3 (2.78%) Jitterbit
7 3 (2.78%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.85%) IFS
9 1 (0.93%) Ceridian
9 1 (0.93%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.93%) Sage
9 1 (0.93%) Sun
9 1 (0.93%) Yahoo!