Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Accounts Payable
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1031 1023 1007
Rank change year-on-year -8 -16 +93
Permanent jobs citing Accounts Payable 117 164 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.072% 0.094% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.079% 0.10% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 68 112 122
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -8.70%
10th Percentile £27,000 £35,000 £30,100
90th Percentile £72,875 £82,500 £79,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% -9.52% -4.55%

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 148,837 159,663 173,549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.05% 91.56% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 118,373 125,920 144,420
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -22 111 £55,000 -4.35% 26
UK excluding London +6 68 £40,000 -15.79% 18
London +16 48 £57,500 -11.54% 9
South East +6 23 £50,000 -37.50% 7
Midlands +33 15 £35,000 -22.22% 5
West Midlands +42 14 £35,000 -33.33% 2
North of England +48 13 £23,500 -55.24% 4
East of England -1 11 £40,000 -15.79%
North West +8 9 £23,500 -61.48% 2
Scotland +6 5 £41,000 - 1
Yorkshire +27 4 £27,500 +42.86% 1
East Midlands 0 1 - - 3
Wales - 1 £29,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 99 (84.62%) Finance
2 78 (66.67%) Accounts Receivable
3 76 (64.96%) SAP
4 71 (60.68%) General Ledger
5 46 (39.32%) ERP
6 43 (36.75%) SAP FI
6 43 (36.75%) SAP FI/CO
6 43 (36.75%) SAP CO
7 31 (26.50%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (19.66%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (17.95%) Oracle Payables
9 21 (17.95%) Oracle
10 20 (17.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (16.24%) SAP S/4HANA
12 18 (15.38%) Banking
12 18 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
13 16 (13.68%) Procure-to-Pay
13 16 (13.68%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (12.82%) SAP ERP
14 15 (12.82%) Manufacturing
15 14 (11.97%) Retail
15 14 (11.97%) Microsoft Office
15 14 (11.97%) SAP MM
15 14 (11.97%) Project Management
15 14 (11.97%) Degree
16 13 (11.11%) ABAP
17 12 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
18 11 (9.40%) Migration
18 11 (9.40%) Supply Chain Management
18 11 (9.40%) SAP BW

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 (2.56%) Jupyter
1 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (11.97%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 43 (36.75%) SAP CO
1 43 (36.75%) SAP FI
1 43 (36.75%) SAP FI/CO
2 21 (17.95%) Oracle Payables
3 19 (16.24%) SAP S/4HANA
4 15 (12.82%) SAP ERP
5 14 (11.97%) SAP MM
6 10 (8.55%) Oracle Receivables
6 10 (8.55%) SAP FSCM
7 9 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (6.84%) SAP BPC
9 7 (5.98%) Oracle Assets
9 7 (5.98%) Oracle Cash Management
9 7 (5.98%) Oracle ERP
10 6 (5.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 6 (5.13%) PRMS
11 4 (3.42%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 4 (3.42%) SAP FS
12 3 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
12 3 (2.56%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.56%) Office 365
1 3 (2.56%) SaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.40%) SAP BW
2 5 (4.27%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (3.42%) Big Data
3 4 (3.42%) SAP HANA
4 2 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.71%) Essbase
5 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Smart View
5 1 (0.85%) Power BI
5 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) LSMW
1 1 (0.85%) PeopleTools
General
1 99 (84.62%) Finance
2 71 (60.68%) General Ledger
3 18 (15.38%) Banking
4 15 (12.82%) Manufacturing
5 14 (11.97%) Retail
6 10 (8.55%) Legal
7 9 (7.69%) Billing
8 8 (6.84%) Publishing
9 3 (2.56%) Swedish Language
9 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.71%) Automotive
10 2 (1.71%) German Language
10 2 (1.71%) Marketing
11 1 (0.85%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 35 (29.91%) Analyst
2 32 (27.35%) Consultant
3 26 (22.22%) SAP Analyst
4 21 (17.95%) SAP Consultant
5 19 (16.24%) SAP CO Consultant
5 19 (16.24%) SAP FI Consultant
5 19 (16.24%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 15 (12.82%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (10.26%) SAP FI Analyst
8 7 (5.98%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.98%) Financial Analyst
8 7 (5.98%) Oracle Consultant
8 7 (5.98%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.13%) Cloud Consultant
9 6 (5.13%) Developer
9 6 (5.13%) RPG Developer
9 6 (5.13%) SAP Financial Consultant
9 6 (5.13%) SAP Support
9 6 (5.13%) SAP Support Analyst
9 6 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (2.56%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.85%) COM
3 1 (0.85%) IDoc
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.85%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (5.13%) AS400
4 5 (4.27%) Analytical Mindset
4 5 (4.27%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.42%) User Experience
6 2 (1.71%) PMI
7 1 (0.85%) BBC
7 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (66.67%) Accounts Receivable
2 46 (39.32%) ERP
3 23 (19.66%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (17.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (13.68%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (13.68%) Procure-to-Pay
6 14 (11.97%) Project Management
7 12 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
8 11 (9.40%) Migration
8 11 (9.40%) Supply Chain Management
9 10 (8.55%) Test Scripting
9 10 (8.55%) Validation
10 9 (7.69%) Configuration Management
10 9 (7.69%) Record to Report
11 8 (6.84%) Asset Management
11 8 (6.84%) Business Analysis
11 8 (6.84%) Data Migration
11 8 (6.84%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.84%) Test Automation
11 8 (6.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.11%) ABAP
2 6 (5.13%) RPG
3 5 (4.27%) SQL
4 3 (2.56%) C
4 3 (2.56%) Python
5 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (11.97%) Degree
2 6 (5.13%) ACCA
3 5 (4.27%) AAT
4 4 (3.42%) CCA
5 3 (2.56%) CIMA
6 2 (1.71%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.71%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) GAAP
1 2 (1.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) IFRS
2 1 (0.85%) QA
Vendors
1 76 (64.96%) SAP
2 21 (17.95%) Oracle
3 10 (8.55%) JD Edwards
3 10 (8.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.13%) Ariba
5 3 (2.56%) Concur
6 2 (1.71%) Epicor
6 2 (1.71%) Infor
6 2 (1.71%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.71%) Remedy
6 2 (1.71%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe
7 1 (0.85%) CA
7 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.85%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.85%) Sage
7 1 (0.85%) Tableau
7 1 (0.85%) webMethods
7 1 (0.85%) Workday