Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Accounts Payable
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1029 1041 1078
Rank change year-on-year +12 +37 +11
Permanent jobs citing Accounts Payable 129 159 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.090% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.084% 0.099% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 66 105 97
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £35,000 £27,105
90th Percentile £74,375 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +10.53%

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 153,945 161,370 178,990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.10% 91.55% 90.82%
Number of salaries quoted 122,592 128,232 149,403
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Accounts Payable
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Accounts Payable in the UK

Accounts Payable
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Accounts Payable.

Salary trend for Accounts Payable in the UK

Accounts Payable
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Accounts Payable over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Accounts Payable in the UK

Accounts Payable
Top 13 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 21 August 2018. 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 +6 123 £55,000 -4.35% 23
UK excluding London +13 79 £50,000 +5.26% 16
London +10 50 £55,000 -12.00% 7
South East +9 23 £51,250 -24.07% 6
North of England +39 20 £27,500 -52.17% 4
East of England +17 17 £62,500 +31.58% 1
Midlands +6 13 £75,000 +114.29% 4
North West +18 12 £25,375 -58.40% 2
Yorkshire +40 8 £27,500 -50.00% 2
West Midlands +31 8 £72,500 +61.11% 2
East Midlands -1 5 £80,000 +128.57% 2
Scotland -8 5 £41,000 +11.67%
Wales - 1 £29,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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.

1 121 (93.80%) Finance
2 89 (68.99%) Accounts Receivable
3 87 (67.44%) SAP
4 76 (58.91%) General Ledger
5 53 (41.09%) SAP FI
5 53 (41.09%) SAP FI/CO
5 53 (41.09%) SAP CO
6 48 (37.21%) ERP
7 31 (24.03%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (20.93%) Oracle Payables
9 27 (20.93%) Oracle
10 23 (17.83%) Problem-Solving
11 21 (16.28%) Manufacturing
12 20 (15.50%) Banking
12 20 (15.50%) SAP S/4HANA
13 18 (13.95%) Retail
13 18 (13.95%) Microsoft Excel
13 18 (13.95%) Procure-to-Pay
14 17 (13.18%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (12.40%) Oracle Receivables
16 15 (11.63%) SAP MM
16 15 (11.63%) Record to Report
17 14 (10.85%) Project Management
17 14 (10.85%) Business Intelligence
18 13 (10.08%) ABAP
18 13 (10.08%) Microsoft Office
18 13 (10.08%) Billing
18 13 (10.08%) Legal
18 13 (10.08%) Oracle EBS

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.33%) Jupyter
1 3 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.78%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 18 (13.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (10.08%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (3.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (3.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 53 (41.09%) SAP CO
1 53 (41.09%) SAP FI
1 53 (41.09%) SAP FI/CO
2 27 (20.93%) Oracle Payables
3 20 (15.50%) SAP S/4HANA
4 16 (12.40%) Oracle Receivables
5 15 (11.63%) SAP MM
6 13 (10.08%) Oracle EBS
7 12 (9.30%) SAP ERP
8 11 (8.53%) Oracle Assets
9 8 (6.20%) Oracle Cash Management
9 8 (6.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 8 (6.20%) SAP FSCM
10 7 (5.43%) Oracle ERP
10 7 (5.43%) SAP BPC
11 5 (3.88%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (3.88%) Oracle EBS R12
12 4 (3.10%) NetSuite
12 4 (3.10%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 3 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.88%) SaaS
2 3 (2.33%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.53%) SAP BW
2 7 (5.43%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (3.10%) Big Data
4 2 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.55%) Essbase
4 2 (1.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (1.55%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Smart View
5 1 (0.78%) Power BI
5 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.78%) LSMW
2 1 (0.78%) PeopleTools
General
1 121 (93.80%) Finance
2 76 (58.91%) General Ledger
3 21 (16.28%) Manufacturing
4 20 (15.50%) Banking
5 18 (13.95%) Retail
6 13 (10.08%) Billing
6 13 (10.08%) Legal
7 8 (6.20%) Publishing
8 5 (3.88%) Marketing
9 4 (3.10%) Telecoms
10 3 (2.33%) Swedish Language
11 1 (0.78%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 43 (33.33%) Analyst
2 36 (27.91%) Consultant
3 29 (22.48%) SAP Analyst
4 23 (17.83%) SAP Consultant
5 21 (16.28%) SAP CO Consultant
5 21 (16.28%) SAP FI Consultant
5 21 (16.28%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 16 (12.40%) SAP FI Analyst
7 15 (11.63%) Business Analyst
8 13 (10.08%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (8.53%) SAP Business Analyst
9 11 (8.53%) SAP FI Business Analyst
10 10 (7.75%) SAP CO Business Analyst
10 10 (7.75%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
11 8 (6.20%) Financial Analyst
11 8 (6.20%) Support Analyst
12 7 (5.43%) ERP Consultant
12 7 (5.43%) Oracle Consultant
13 6 (4.65%) Cloud Consultant
13 6 (4.65%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.10%) SAP CO-PA
1 4 (3.10%) SAP Fiori
1 4 (3.10%) SAP PI
2 1 (0.78%) COM
2 1 (0.78%) EDI
2 1 (0.78%) IDoc
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.03%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.53%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (6.20%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.88%) Analytical Mindset
4 5 (3.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.55%) PMI
5 2 (1.55%) User Experience
6 1 (0.78%) BBC
6 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (68.99%) Accounts Receivable
2 48 (37.21%) ERP
3 30 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (17.83%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (13.95%) Procure-to-Pay
6 17 (13.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (11.63%) Record to Report
8 14 (10.85%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (10.85%) Project Management
9 12 (9.30%) GAP Analysis
10 11 (8.53%) Supply Chain Management
11 10 (7.75%) Change Management
11 10 (7.75%) Supplier Management
11 10 (7.75%) Test Scripting
11 10 (7.75%) Validation
12 9 (6.98%) Asset Management
12 9 (6.98%) Business Analysis
12 9 (6.98%) Coaching
12 9 (6.98%) Configuration Management
13 8 (6.20%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.08%) ABAP
2 12 (9.30%) SQL
3 3 (2.33%) C
3 3 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (9.30%) Degree
2 7 (5.43%) ACCA
3 6 (4.65%) AAT
3 6 (4.65%) CIMA
4 4 (3.10%) CCA
5 2 (1.55%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) SLA
2 4 (3.10%) GAAP
3 3 (2.33%) IFRS
4 1 (0.78%) PMO
4 1 (0.78%) QA
Vendors
1 87 (67.44%) SAP
2 27 (20.93%) Oracle
3 11 (8.53%) JD Edwards
4 10 (7.75%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.43%) Ariba
6 6 (4.65%) Epicor
6 6 (4.65%) Infor
7 4 (3.10%) Concur
8 3 (2.33%) Hyperion
8 3 (2.33%) Tableau
9 2 (1.55%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.55%) Remedy
9 2 (1.55%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.78%) Adobe
10 1 (0.78%) CA
10 1 (0.78%) Sage
10 1 (0.78%) Workday