Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Accounts Payable
UK
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1018 1017 1173
Rank change year-on-year -1 +156 -145
Permanent jobs citing Accounts Payable 159 170 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.091% 0.10% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.11% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 83 82 71
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -6.98%
10th Percentile £35,750 £24,677 £30,000
90th Percentile £73,500 £69,875 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £49,250
% change year-on-year - +6.60% -1.50%

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 157,933 153,059 180,627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.82% 90.55% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 126,923 125,473 150,145
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -12 154 £57,500 +4.55% 15
UK excluding London +10 108 £52,500 - 14
London -15 47 £60,000 -4.00% 5
South East -10 27 £75,000 +22.45% 2
East of England +13 26 £42,500 -10.53%
North of England -15 24 £49,000 -18.33% 1
Midlands -1 23 £70,000 +100.00% 3
North West -14 19 £49,000 -19.01% 1
West Midlands +3 16 £70,000 +55.56% 1
East Midlands 0 7 £80,000 +128.57% 2
Yorkshire +6 5 - -
South West -18 4 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Scotland -39 4 £45,000 +22.57% 3

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 153 (96.23%) Finance
2 128 (80.50%) Accounts Receivable
3 109 (68.55%) General Ledger
4 100 (62.89%) SAP
5 69 (43.40%) SAP FI
5 69 (43.40%) SAP CO
5 69 (43.40%) SAP FI/CO
6 60 (37.74%) ERP
7 47 (29.56%) Analytical Skills
8 41 (25.79%) Problem-Solving
9 37 (23.27%) Manufacturing
10 35 (22.01%) Retail
10 35 (22.01%) Oracle
10 35 (22.01%) Oracle Payables
11 34 (21.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 31 (19.50%) Banking
12 31 (19.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 26 (16.35%) Oracle Receivables
14 25 (15.72%) Data Migration
15 24 (15.09%) Self-Motivation
16 23 (14.47%) GAP Analysis
17 22 (13.84%) System Testing
18 21 (13.21%) SQL
19 20 (12.58%) Publishing
19 20 (12.58%) Integration Testing
19 20 (12.58%) Oracle Assets
20 19 (11.95%) Procure-to-Pay
21 18 (11.32%) Record to Report
22 17 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
23 16 (10.06%) Migration

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 2 (1.26%) Jupyter
1 2 (1.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.63%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (5.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 69 (43.40%) SAP CO
1 69 (43.40%) SAP FI
1 69 (43.40%) SAP FI/CO
2 35 (22.01%) Oracle Payables
3 26 (16.35%) Oracle Receivables
4 20 (12.58%) Oracle Assets
5 15 (9.43%) SAP ERP
6 14 (8.81%) Oracle EBS
7 13 (8.18%) SAP S/4HANA
8 12 (7.55%) Oracle EBS R12
8 12 (7.55%) SAP MM
9 11 (6.92%) Dynamics AX
10 10 (6.29%) Oracle Cash Management
10 10 (6.29%) SAP FSCM
11 9 (5.66%) NetSuite
11 9 (5.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 8 (5.03%) Oracle General Ledger
13 7 (4.40%) Oracle ERP
14 6 (3.77%) HFM
14 6 (3.77%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.92%) Dynamics 365
2 9 (5.66%) SaaS
3 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.55%) SAP BW
2 7 (4.40%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.77%) Essbase
4 4 (2.52%) Big Data
4 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.52%) Power BI
5 3 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.89%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
5 3 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.89%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.26%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.63%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (1.89%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.26%) Oracle APEX
General
1 153 (96.23%) Finance
2 109 (68.55%) General Ledger
3 37 (23.27%) Manufacturing
4 35 (22.01%) Retail
5 31 (19.50%) Banking
6 20 (12.58%) Publishing
7 13 (8.18%) Legal
8 6 (3.77%) Billing
9 5 (3.14%) Marketing
9 5 (3.14%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.26%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.63%) Games
11 1 (0.63%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 58 (36.48%) Consultant
2 43 (27.04%) SAP Consultant
3 40 (25.16%) Analyst
4 33 (20.75%) SAP CO Consultant
4 33 (20.75%) SAP FI Consultant
4 33 (20.75%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 29 (18.24%) SAP Analyst
6 18 (11.32%) SAP FI Analyst
7 15 (9.43%) Business Analyst
8 11 (6.92%) SAP Business Analyst
8 11 (6.92%) SAP CO Business Analyst
8 11 (6.92%) SAP FI Business Analyst
8 11 (6.92%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
8 11 (6.92%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (6.92%) Support Analyst
9 10 (6.29%) ERP Manager
10 9 (5.66%) Finance Manager
10 9 (5.66%) Financial Analyst
11 8 (5.03%) SAP Support Analyst
11 8 (5.03%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.77%) SAP CO-PA
1 6 (3.77%) SAP PI
2 1 (0.63%) EDI
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 47 (29.56%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (15.09%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (2.52%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.89%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.26%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.26%) PMI
6 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (80.50%) Accounts Receivable
2 60 (37.74%) ERP
3 41 (25.79%) Problem-Solving
4 34 (21.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (19.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 25 (15.72%) Data Migration
7 23 (14.47%) GAP Analysis
8 22 (13.84%) System Testing
9 20 (12.58%) Integration Testing
10 19 (11.95%) Procure-to-Pay
11 18 (11.32%) Record to Report
12 17 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (10.06%) Migration
13 16 (10.06%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (8.18%) Process Improvement
15 12 (7.55%) Change Management
16 11 (6.92%) Configuration Management
17 10 (6.29%) ITIL
18 9 (5.66%) Mentoring
18 9 (5.66%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.21%) SQL
2 8 (5.03%) ABAP
3 4 (2.52%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.26%) Python
5 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (10.06%) Degree
2 15 (9.43%) CIMA
3 10 (6.29%) ACCA
4 6 (3.77%) CCA
5 4 (2.52%) AAT
6 2 (1.26%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.63%) CFA
7 1 (0.63%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.29%) GAAP
1 10 (6.29%) SLA
2 4 (2.52%) IFRS
3 1 (0.63%) PMO
3 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 100 (62.89%) SAP
2 35 (22.01%) Oracle
3 12 (7.55%) Infor
3 12 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.92%) Epicor
4 11 (6.92%) JD Edwards
5 8 (5.03%) Hyperion
6 7 (4.40%) Tableau
7 2 (1.26%) Ariba
7 2 (1.26%) Concur
7 2 (1.26%) Sage
7 2 (1.26%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.63%) Adobe
8 1 (0.63%) CA
8 1 (0.63%) IFS
8 1 (0.63%) Workday
8 1 (0.63%) Xero