Period
to 18 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Accounts Payable
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 997 1025 983
Rank change year-on-year +28 -42 +113
Permanent jobs citing Accounts Payable 108 169 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.071% 0.097% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 68 104 118
UK median annual salary £58,750 £56,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.98% +7.62% -12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,875 £24,585
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% -5.00% -13.04%

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 138,851 159,672 161,947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.68% 91.80% 91.33%
Number of salaries quoted 109,503 128,276 133,965
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Accounts Payable in the UK

Accounts Payable
Top 12 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 January 2019. 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 +35 105 £60,000 +6.19% 29
London +50 56 £60,000 -6.93% 12
UK excluding London +3 50 £40,000 -15.79% 17
South East +29 27 £55,000 -31.25% 7
Midlands +34 11 £35,000 -50.00% 2
West Midlands +30 10 £35,000 -50.00% 1
North of England +32 8 £62,500 +21.95% 6
North West +19 6 £62,500 +66.67% 4
East of England +12 2 £36,500 -23.16% 2
Yorkshire +11 2 £62,500 +4.17% 2
Scotland - 2 £40,000 -
East Midlands +21 1 £32,500 -50.00% 1

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 88 (81.48%) Finance
2 73 (67.59%) Accounts Receivable
3 72 (66.67%) General Ledger
4 44 (40.74%) SAP
5 39 (36.11%) ERP
6 27 (25.00%) Project Management
7 26 (24.07%) Oracle
7 26 (24.07%) Oracle Payables
8 23 (21.30%) Procure-to-Pay
9 21 (19.44%) SAP FI
9 21 (19.44%) SAP FI/CO
9 21 (19.44%) SAP CO
10 20 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (18.52%) Oracle Receivables
10 20 (18.52%) Oracle Cash Management
10 20 (18.52%) Oracle Assets
10 20 (18.52%) Cash Management
11 19 (17.59%) SAP S/4HANA
12 18 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (13.89%) Oracle Fusion
13 15 (13.89%) Migration
14 14 (12.96%) Oracle ERP
14 14 (12.96%) Marketing
14 14 (12.96%) Degree
14 14 (12.96%) Record to Report
15 13 (12.04%) Order to Cash
15 13 (12.04%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (12.04%) Oracle General Ledger
15 13 (12.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 13 (12.04%) Management Information System

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 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 26 (24.07%) Oracle Payables
2 21 (19.44%) SAP CO
2 21 (19.44%) SAP FI
2 21 (19.44%) SAP FI/CO
3 20 (18.52%) Oracle Assets
3 20 (18.52%) Oracle Cash Management
3 20 (18.52%) Oracle Receivables
4 19 (17.59%) SAP S/4HANA
5 14 (12.96%) Oracle ERP
6 13 (12.04%) Oracle General Ledger
6 13 (12.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 10 (9.26%) SAP ERP
8 9 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (6.48%) PRMS
9 7 (6.48%) SAP FSCM
10 5 (4.63%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 5 (4.63%) SAP BPC
10 5 (4.63%) SAP MM
11 4 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (3.70%) SAP FS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.41%) SAP BW
2 5 (4.63%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.78%) SAP HANA
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.93%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
General
1 88 (81.48%) Finance
2 72 (66.67%) General Ledger
3 14 (12.96%) Marketing
4 11 (10.19%) Banking
5 7 (6.48%) Retail
6 5 (4.63%) Billing
6 5 (4.63%) Legal
7 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.78%) Publishing
8 2 (1.85%) Automotive
8 2 (1.85%) German Language
8 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.93%) Advertising
9 1 (0.93%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (44.44%) Consultant
2 27 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
3 14 (12.96%) SAP FI Consultant
4 13 (12.04%) Analyst
4 13 (12.04%) SAP CO Consultant
4 13 (12.04%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 12 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
5 12 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
6 10 (9.26%) SAP Financial Consultant
7 8 (7.41%) Cloud Consultant
8 7 (6.48%) Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 7 (6.48%) RPG Developer
8 7 (6.48%) SAP Analyst
8 7 (6.48%) Senior SAP Consultant
8 7 (6.48%) Senior SAP Financial Consultant
9 6 (5.56%) Administrator
9 6 (5.56%) Functional Consultant
9 6 (5.56%) IT Administrator
9 6 (5.56%) Procurement Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.89%) Oracle Fusion
2 8 (7.41%) SAP XI
3 4 (3.70%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.93%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.04%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.48%) AS400
4 6 (5.56%) PMI
4 6 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.70%) User Experience
6 2 (1.85%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.85%) Podcast
7 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.93%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.93%) Fintech
7 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (67.59%) Accounts Receivable
2 39 (36.11%) ERP
3 27 (25.00%) Project Management
4 23 (21.30%) Procure-to-Pay
5 20 (18.52%) Cash Management
5 20 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (13.89%) Migration
7 14 (12.96%) Record to Report
8 13 (12.04%) Order to Cash
8 13 (12.04%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (11.11%) Data Migration
9 12 (11.11%) Test Management
10 10 (9.26%) Workflow
11 9 (8.33%) Change Management
12 8 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (7.41%) Programme Delivery
12 8 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (7.41%) Supplier Relationship Management
13 7 (6.48%) Validation
14 6 (5.56%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.48%) RPG
2 4 (3.70%) SQL
3 3 (2.78%) ABAP
4 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (12.96%) Degree
2 12 (11.11%) CCA
3 6 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 4 (3.70%) ACCA
5 2 (1.85%) CIMA
5 2 (1.85%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.85%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.85%) GAAP
2 2 (1.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 44 (40.74%) SAP
2 26 (24.07%) Oracle
3 7 (6.48%) Ariba
3 7 (6.48%) JD Edwards
4 6 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.70%) Adobe
5 4 (3.70%) ServiceNow
5 4 (3.70%) webMethods
6 2 (1.85%) Infor
6 2 (1.85%) Sage
6 2 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.85%) Workday
7 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.93%) NCR
7 1 (0.93%) Pegasus