Accounts Payable
UK

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 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 722 896 1080
Rank change year-on-year +174 +184 -287
Permanent jobs citing Accounts Payable 100 105 77
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.095% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.100% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 57 71 55
10th Percentile £23,500 £30,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £42,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% -12.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% -28.00% +8.70%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69,311 105,505 133,610
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 88.77% 95.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 51,446 63,554 81,288
10th Percentile £29,500 £34,591 £32,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +6.80% +7.29%

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 26 February 2024.

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 26 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England +208 96 £62,500 +19.62% 47
UK excluding London +109 68 £37,500 -16.67% 26
Work from Home +184 62 £60,000 +9.09% 24
North of England +90 39 £24,500 -45.56% 6
Yorkshire +126 32 £47,500 +58.33% 3
London +160 26 £65,000 +8.33% 25
South East +75 11 £37,500 +15.38% 6
Midlands +62 10 £72,500 - 3
West Midlands +67 9 £72,500 - 3
North West +24 7 £24,000 -46.67% 3
East of England +50 4 £23,000 - 2
South West +18 3 £44,750 +34.33% 2
Scotland -15 1 £85,000 +13.33% 4
East Midlands - 1 - -

Accounts Payable
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Exchange
Applications
1 42 (42.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 37 (37.00%) Oracle Payables
2 27 (27.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (7.00%) SAP S/4HANA
4 6 (6.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (5.00%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (3.00%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (3.00%) NetSuite
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle AGIS
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (3.00%) SAP CO
6 3 (3.00%) SAP FI
6 3 (3.00%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (2.00%) Sage 200
7 2 (2.00%) SAP BPC
7 2 (2.00%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (2.00%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.00%) Power Platform
2 9 (9.00%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (6.00%) Microsoft 365
3 6 (6.00%) OCI
3 6 (6.00%) PowerApps
4 5 (5.00%) Azure
5 4 (4.00%) Azure Logic Apps
6 3 (3.00%) WhatsApp
7 2 (2.00%) Figma
7 2 (2.00%) SaaS
8 1 (1.00%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 31 (31.00%) Broadband
2 29 (29.00%) 5G
3 6 (6.00%) Skype
4 2 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.00%) Power BI
2 4 (4.00%) Data Lake
2 4 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.00%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) LSMW
General
1 88 (88.00%) Finance
2 56 (56.00%) Social Skills
3 36 (36.00%) Law
4 35 (35.00%) Legal
5 31 (31.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 24 (24.00%) General Ledger
7 11 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (8.00%) Retail
9 6 (6.00%) Billing
10 5 (5.00%) Manufacturing
11 4 (4.00%) Organisational Skills
12 3 (3.00%) Banking
12 3 (3.00%) Documentation Skills
12 3 (3.00%) Marketing
13 2 (2.00%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
14 1 (1.00%) Back Office
14 1 (1.00%) Presentation Skills
14 1 (1.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 48 (48.00%) Analyst
2 26 (26.00%) Operations Analyst
3 25 (25.00%) Consultant
4 19 (19.00%) Senior
5 15 (15.00%) Dynamics 365 Consultant
6 12 (12.00%) Functional Consultant
6 12 (12.00%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (7.00%) SAP Consultant
7 7 (7.00%) Senior Functional Consultant
8 6 (6.00%) Accounts Payable Analyst
8 6 (6.00%) Financial Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) Lead
10 4 (4.00%) SAP Financial Consultant
11 3 (3.00%) Accounts Payable Clerk
11 3 (3.00%) Administrator
11 3 (3.00%) Banking Analyst
11 3 (3.00%) Developer
11 3 (3.00%) Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 3 (3.00%) React Developer
11 3 (3.00%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (3.00%) React
3 2 (2.00%) CSS
3 2 (2.00%) CSS3
3 2 (2.00%) Redux
4 1 (1.00%) .NET
4 1 (1.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (3.00%) Analytical Mindset
2 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.00%) Onboarding
4 1 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.00%) PropTech
4 1 (1.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.00%) Renewable Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (60.00%) Accounts Receivable
2 31 (31.00%) Collaborative Culture
3 30 (30.00%) Knowledge Transfer
4 20 (20.00%) ERP
5 19 (19.00%) Project Management
6 17 (17.00%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (16.00%) Process Improvement
8 14 (14.00%) Invoice Processing
9 13 (13.00%) Customer Service
10 11 (11.00%) Procure-to-Pay
11 9 (9.00%) Time Management
11 9 (9.00%) Workshop Facilitation
12 8 (8.00%) Budgeting
12 8 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (7.00%) Collaborative Working
14 6 (6.00%) Agile
14 6 (6.00%) Data Analysis
14 6 (6.00%) Order Management
14 6 (6.00%) User Experience
15 5 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.00%) SQL
2 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (1.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (35.00%) Degree
2 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.00%) ACCA
3 3 (3.00%) CIMA
4 2 (2.00%) CCA
5 1 (1.00%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) GAAP
1 4 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (4.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.00%) IFRS
3 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 25 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 37 (37.00%) Oracle
2 31 (31.00%) Virgin Media
3 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (17.00%) SAP
5 4 (4.00%) Xero
6 3 (3.00%) Sage
7 2 (2.00%) Concur
8 1 (1.00%) Ariba
8 1 (1.00%) Kronos