Period
to 28 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited General Ledger over the 6 months to 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

General Ledger
UK
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 856 928 1010
Rank change year-on-year +72 +82 -14
Permanent jobs citing General Ledger 149 182 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.30% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 101 114 128
UK median annual salary £52,500 £63,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +26.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £36,100
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £77,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.24% -5.56% -10.00%

General Ledger is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 49,011 61,703 76,491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.86% 40.87% 43.41%
Number of salaries quoted 37,202 47,041 59,687
UK median annual salary £55,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.91% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,250 £29,875
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

General Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing General Ledger as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for General Ledger in the UK

General Ledger
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for General Ledger in the UK

General Ledger
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing General Ledger over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Salary histogram for General Ledger in the UK

General Ledger
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing General Ledger within the UK over the 6 months to 28 February 2020. 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 +68 135 £52,500 -17.32% 31
London +67 77 £52,500 -20.45% 12
UK excluding London +60 49 £46,000 +8.24% 19
South East +38 18 £45,000 -25.00% 4
North of England +74 15 £65,000 +4.00% 5
North West +47 15 £65,000 +4.00% 4
West Midlands +29 8 £48,000 +37.14% 2
Midlands +23 8 £48,000 +37.14% 2
South West - 6 £52,500 - 3
Northern Ireland +11 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, IT jobs citing General Ledger 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 General Ledger.

1 143 (95.97%) Finance
2 99 (66.44%) Accounts Payable
3 96 (64.43%) Accounts Receivable
4 86 (57.72%) Oracle
5 76 (51.01%) Oracle Payables
6 69 (46.31%) Oracle Receivables
7 61 (40.94%) Cash Management
8 59 (39.60%) Oracle Cash Management
9 54 (36.24%) Oracle General Ledger
9 54 (36.24%) Oracle EBS
10 53 (35.57%) Oracle Assets
11 49 (32.89%) ERP
12 47 (31.54%) Oracle Financials
13 43 (28.86%) Oracle Fusion
14 42 (28.19%) SQL
15 35 (23.49%) Procure-to-Pay
15 35 (23.49%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 35 (23.49%) PL/SQL
15 35 (23.49%) Microsoft
15 35 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
15 35 (23.49%) Problem-Solving
16 34 (22.82%) Oracle EBS R12
17 29 (19.46%) Oracle Reports
17 29 (19.46%) Degree
18 27 (18.12%) Stakeholder Management
18 27 (18.12%) Oracle ERP
18 27 (18.12%) Order to Cash
19 26 (17.45%) Oracle Applications
20 25 (16.78%) SAP
21 24 (16.11%) Project Management

General Ledger
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 13 (8.72%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (3.36%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.01%) SAP EP
4 2 (1.34%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.34%) Oracle UPK
4 2 (1.34%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 76 (51.01%) Oracle Payables
2 69 (46.31%) Oracle Receivables
3 59 (39.60%) Oracle Cash Management
4 54 (36.24%) Oracle EBS
4 54 (36.24%) Oracle General Ledger
5 53 (35.57%) Oracle Assets
6 47 (31.54%) Oracle Financials
7 35 (23.49%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 34 (22.82%) Oracle EBS R12
9 27 (18.12%) Oracle ERP
10 26 (17.45%) Oracle Applications
11 21 (14.09%) Dynamics AX
11 21 (14.09%) Oracle iProcurement
12 17 (11.41%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 17 (11.41%) SAP CO
12 17 (11.41%) SAP FI
12 17 (11.41%) SAP FI/CO
13 10 (6.71%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 10 (6.71%) SAP S/4HANA
14 9 (6.04%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.38%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (4.03%) Azure
3 5 (3.36%) Power Platform
4 4 (2.68%) Office 365
5 3 (2.01%) AWS
5 3 (2.01%) PaaS
5 3 (2.01%) SaaS
6 2 (1.34%) GCP
6 2 (1.34%) IaaS
7 1 (0.67%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.34%) Network Security
1 2 (1.34%) PuTTY
1 2 (1.34%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.46%) Oracle Reports
2 15 (10.07%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.70%) SQLPlus
4 5 (3.36%) Power BI
5 4 (2.68%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.68%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.68%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.68%) TKPROF
6 3 (2.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.67%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (7.38%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.34%) Toad
3 1 (0.67%) JIRA
General
1 143 (95.97%) Finance
2 12 (8.05%) Law
3 10 (6.71%) Retail
4 9 (6.04%) Banking
5 7 (4.70%) Manufacturing
6 6 (4.03%) Marketing
7 5 (3.36%) Billing
7 5 (3.36%) Games
8 4 (2.68%) Legal
9 2 (1.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.67%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (44.30%) Analyst
2 46 (30.87%) Consultant
3 37 (24.83%) Financial Analyst
4 30 (20.13%) Oracle Consultant
5 29 (19.46%) Oracle Analyst
6 19 (12.75%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 19 (12.75%) Senior Analyst
7 18 (12.08%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 17 (11.41%) Business Analyst
9 16 (10.74%) Functional Analyst
9 16 (10.74%) Functional Consultant
10 14 (9.40%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
10 14 (9.40%) Senior Oracle Analyst
11 13 (8.72%) Help Desk Analyst
12 12 (8.05%) Cloud Consultant
12 12 (8.05%) Oracle Financials Analyst
12 12 (8.05%) Senior Financial Analyst
12 12 (8.05%) Support Analyst
13 11 (7.38%) Oracle Financials Functional Analyst
13 11 (7.38%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (28.86%) Oracle Fusion
2 9 (6.04%) XML
3 6 (4.03%) REST
3 6 (4.03%) SOAP
4 4 (2.68%) J2EE
4 4 (2.68%) JSON
4 4 (2.68%) XSD
4 4 (2.68%) XSLT
5 2 (1.34%) Middleware
5 2 (1.34%) Web Services
5 2 (1.34%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (8.05%) Data Structures
2 8 (5.37%) Social Media
3 6 (4.03%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.68%) User Experience
5 3 (2.01%) FMCG
6 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.67%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.71%) Unix
2 6 (4.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (66.44%) Accounts Payable
2 96 (64.43%) Accounts Receivable
3 61 (40.94%) Cash Management
4 49 (32.89%) ERP
5 35 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (23.49%) Problem-Solving
5 35 (23.49%) Procure-to-Pay
6 27 (18.12%) Order to Cash
6 27 (18.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (16.11%) Project Management
7 24 (16.11%) Record to Report
8 22 (14.77%) Computer Science
9 14 (9.40%) Change Management
9 14 (9.40%) Workflow
10 13 (8.72%) Business Analysis
10 13 (8.72%) E-business
11 12 (8.05%) Analytics
11 12 (8.05%) Kanban
12 11 (7.38%) ITIL
12 11 (7.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 42 (28.19%) SQL
2 35 (23.49%) PL/SQL
3 5 (3.36%) Java
4 4 (2.68%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.67%) Python
5 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (19.46%) Degree
2 22 (14.77%) Computer Science Degree
2 22 (14.77%) Security Cleared
3 13 (8.72%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.34%) CCA
5 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.71%) SLA
2 8 (5.37%) QA
3 7 (4.70%) Data Quality
4 5 (3.36%) IFRS
5 3 (2.01%) GAAP
6 1 (0.67%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.34%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 86 (57.72%) Oracle
2 35 (23.49%) Microsoft
3 25 (16.78%) SAP
4 7 (4.70%) Hyperion
5 6 (4.03%) Informatica
6 2 (1.34%) Google
6 2 (1.34%) Tableau