Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

General Ledger
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 956 959 964
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5 +24
Permanent jobs citing General Ledger 177 246 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the General category 0.28% 0.31% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 113 155 167
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +15.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,000 £30,600
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% -9.09%

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 63,784 78,581 78,781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.94% 43.73% 42.62%
Number of salaries quoted 49,054 57,854 63,966
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for General Ledger in the UK

General Ledger
Top 12 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 13 December 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 -8 170 £65,000 +13.04% 19
London +64 95 £75,000 +15.38% 8
UK excluding London +8 78 £40,000 -11.11% 11
South East +1 38 £60,000 +37.14% 2
Midlands +47 18 £35,000 -22.22% 4
West Midlands +27 15 £35,000 - 4
North of England +16 14 £52,500 +16.67% 3
North West +5 12 £42,500 +8.97% 2
East of England +22 6 £35,000 -26.32% 2
East Midlands +23 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Yorkshire +26 2 £62,500 +19.05% 1
Scotland - 2 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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.

1 140 (79.10%) Finance
2 77 (43.50%) Accounts Payable
2 77 (43.50%) Accounts Receivable
3 65 (36.72%) Oracle
4 60 (33.90%) SAP
5 58 (32.77%) ERP
6 50 (28.25%) Banking
7 36 (20.34%) SAP FI/CO
7 36 (20.34%) SAP FI
7 36 (20.34%) SAP CO
8 33 (18.64%) Project Management
9 32 (18.08%) Cash Management
10 31 (17.51%) Oracle Payables
11 29 (16.38%) Microsoft
12 28 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
13 27 (15.25%) SAP S/4HANA
14 25 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
15 24 (13.56%) Java
15 24 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (13.56%) Back Office
15 24 (13.56%) Oracle Receivables
16 22 (12.43%) SQL
16 22 (12.43%) Continuous Improvement
16 22 (12.43%) Root Cause Analysis
16 22 (12.43%) Oracle General Ledger
17 21 (11.86%) Oracle Cash Management
17 21 (11.86%) Oracle Assets
17 21 (11.86%) Degree
18 20 (11.30%) Problem-Solving

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 10 (5.65%) CMS
1 10 (5.65%) Oracle Coherence
2 9 (5.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (4.52%) Documentum
3 8 (4.52%) FileNet
4 2 (1.13%) IIS
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (5.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 36 (20.34%) SAP CO
1 36 (20.34%) SAP FI
1 36 (20.34%) SAP FI/CO
2 31 (17.51%) Oracle Payables
3 27 (15.25%) SAP S/4HANA
4 24 (13.56%) Oracle Receivables
5 22 (12.43%) Oracle General Ledger
6 21 (11.86%) Oracle Assets
6 21 (11.86%) Oracle Cash Management
7 18 (10.17%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 16 (9.04%) Oracle Financials
8 16 (9.04%) SAP BPC
9 12 (6.78%) Oracle ERP
9 12 (6.78%) SAP FS
10 11 (6.21%) Oracle EBS
11 10 (5.65%) Misys Midas
11 10 (5.65%) SAP ERP
11 10 (5.65%) SAP FSCM
12 9 (5.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 8 (4.52%) SAP Bank Analyzer
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.95%) SaaS
2 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.13%) Azure Data Factory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (9.60%) BusinessObjects
3 16 (9.04%) SAP BW
4 15 (8.47%) SQL Server
5 14 (7.91%) Oracle Database
6 11 (6.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (5.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (4.52%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 8 (4.52%) SAP Data Services
9 7 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (2.82%) OLAP
11 5 (2.82%) OLAP Cube
11 5 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (2.26%) SAP HANA
13 3 (1.69%) Data Lake
13 3 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.69%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 10 (5.65%) HP UFT
1 10 (5.65%) JIRA
2 2 (1.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.56%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.56%) LSMW
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.56%) Selenium
General
1 140 (79.10%) Finance
2 50 (28.25%) Banking
3 24 (13.56%) Back Office
4 15 (8.47%) Retail
5 10 (5.65%) Front Office
6 9 (5.08%) Manufacturing
7 8 (4.52%) Billing
7 8 (4.52%) Marketing
7 8 (4.52%) Publishing
8 5 (2.82%) Advertising
9 3 (1.69%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.69%) Legal
10 2 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.56%) Law
11 1 (0.56%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (36.72%) Consultant
2 47 (26.55%) Analyst
3 30 (16.95%) SAP Consultant
4 23 (12.99%) SAP FI Consultant
5 22 (12.43%) SAP CO Consultant
5 22 (12.43%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 18 (10.17%) Business Analyst
7 15 (8.47%) Architect
7 15 (8.47%) Financial Analyst
8 14 (7.91%) Support Analyst
9 13 (7.34%) SAP Analyst
9 13 (7.34%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (6.78%) Senior Consultant
11 11 (6.21%) Finance Systems Analyst
12 10 (5.65%) Oracle Consultant
12 10 (5.65%) Systems Analyst
13 9 (5.08%) Cloud Consultant
13 9 (5.08%) SAP FI Analyst
14 8 (4.52%) Oracle Solutions Architect
14 8 (4.52%) SAP Financial Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.17%) Oracle Fusion
2 15 (8.47%) .NET
3 12 (6.78%) SAP PI
4 10 (5.65%) EDI
4 10 (5.65%) EDIFACT
5 7 (3.95%) SAP XI
6 4 (2.26%) Middleware
7 2 (1.13%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.13%) CGI
7 2 (1.13%) Kafka
7 2 (1.13%) Redux
8 1 (0.56%) Angular 2
8 1 (0.56%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.56%) IDoc
8 1 (0.56%) React
8 1 (0.56%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (6.78%) SWIFT
3 11 (6.21%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (4.52%) Reference Data
5 7 (3.95%) AS400
5 7 (3.95%) User Experience
6 6 (3.39%) Social Media
7 5 (2.82%) Tandem
8 4 (2.26%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.26%) PMI
9 3 (1.69%) Reinsurance
10 2 (1.13%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.13%) Derivative
11 1 (0.56%) BBC
11 1 (0.56%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.56%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.56%) Replication
11 1 (0.56%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.21%) Unix
2 10 (5.65%) Linux
3 3 (1.69%) Windows
3 3 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (43.50%) Accounts Payable
1 77 (43.50%) Accounts Receivable
2 58 (32.77%) ERP
3 33 (18.64%) Project Management
4 32 (18.08%) Cash Management
5 25 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (12.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 22 (12.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 20 (11.30%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (10.17%) Migration
10 17 (9.60%) Business Analysis
10 17 (9.60%) System Testing
11 15 (8.47%) Data Management
11 15 (8.47%) Data Migration
11 15 (8.47%) Integration Testing
11 15 (8.47%) Record to Report
11 15 (8.47%) Systems Analysis
12 14 (7.91%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.56%) Java
2 22 (12.43%) SQL
3 10 (5.65%) AWK
3 10 (5.65%) Bash Shell
3 10 (5.65%) T-SQL
4 9 (5.08%) C#
5 8 (4.52%) C++
5 8 (4.52%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.52%) PL/SQL
6 7 (3.95%) RPG
7 1 (0.56%) Java 8
7 1 (0.56%) Perl
7 1 (0.56%) Python
7 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (11.86%) Degree
2 14 (7.91%) CCA
3 9 (5.08%) ACCA
4 5 (2.82%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.82%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.13%) AAT
5 2 (1.13%) CIMA
5 2 (1.13%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.13%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) PMP
6 1 (0.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.65%) IFRS
1 10 (5.65%) ISO 20022
1 10 (5.65%) ISO 8583
2 9 (5.08%) QA
3 7 (3.95%) SEPA
3 7 (3.95%) SLA
4 5 (2.82%) Data Quality
5 4 (2.26%) PMO
6 3 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.13%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.56%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (5.65%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (4.52%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 65 (36.72%) Oracle
2 60 (33.90%) SAP
3 29 (16.38%) Microsoft
4 19 (10.73%) Sun
5 11 (6.21%) JD Edwards
6 10 (5.65%) Bloomberg
6 10 (5.65%) FIS
6 10 (5.65%) GoldenSource
6 10 (5.65%) Reuters
7 8 (4.52%) IBM
7 8 (4.52%) PeopleSoft
7 8 (4.52%) Solace
7 8 (4.52%) Teradata
8 7 (3.95%) Tableau
9 6 (3.39%) Ariba
9 6 (3.39%) Sage
10 5 (2.82%) Pegasus
11 3 (1.69%) webMethods
12 2 (1.13%) CODA
12 2 (1.13%) Salesforce.com